Community Day

Community Day is April 14, 2018

Join Us in Celebration of Harper College’s 50th Anniversary

COMMUNITY DAY
SATURDAY, APRIL 14, 2018

Harper College is opening our doors to celebrate our 50th Anniversary honoring our proud past. We invite you and your family to experience, learn, and enjoy all that Harper College has to offer you today and into the future.

COLLEGE AND CAREER EXPO
For Kids Grades 4 - 8 and Families
9 a.m. - 1 p.m. | Avanté Center, Building X
For students in grades 4 - 8 and their families. Career exploration through family-friendly, interactive activities.
FREE

CAMPUS TOURS
For our Community
10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Choose a walking, art or motorized tour to explore the inspiring environment that is the Harper College main campus.
FREE

ART EXHIBITION OF WORK BY ALUMNI
For our Community
Noon - 6:30 p.m. | Art Exhibition Space, Building C
For the first time, an exhibition will be curated from the impressive list of art alumni to celebrate Harper’s 50th anniversary.
Reception 4 - 6:30 p.m.
FREE

SOFTBALL GAME - WOMEN'S HARPER HAWKS VS TRITON COLLEGE TROJANS
The softball game has been canceled due to weather. We invite you to attend some of our other Community Day events.

INSPIRE U EXPERIENCE EXPO
For Adults
1 - 5 p.m. | Duchossois Family Educational Center, Building D
Adults are invited to a series of free mini-classes and music performances. Experience the best of what Continuing Education has to offer. Brought to you by Continuing Education and the Community Music and Arts Center.
FREE

ALL-CLASS ALUMNI REUNION
For Alumni and Families
2 - 5 p.m. | Duchossois Family Educational Center, Building D
Whether you’ve taken one class, earned a certificate or degree, or have committed to a life full of learning at Harper, we invite all former students, faculty and staff to join us for this all-class alumni reunion celebration. Visit with departments and programs that have cultivated the college's 50 years of educational success.
FREE

ALUMNI SOCCER GAME / KIDS CLINIC
The Alumni Soccer Game and Kids Clinic has been canceled due to weather. We invite you to attend our All-Class Alumni Reunion to reconnect with fellow alumni, faculty and staff.

RETIREE/ANNUITANTS REUNION WITH FOUNDING FACULTY AND STAFF CELEBRATION
1 - 3 p.m.
Festivities include an on-campus reunion for Harper College Retiree/Annuitants with a special celebration honoring Harper College’s founding faculty and staff.
BY INVITATION
Please call Heather Zoldak at 847.925.6319 for more details.

ENCORE II PERFORMANCE
For our Community
Harper Ensemble Theatre Company Alumni will revisit scenes and songs from 50 years of musical theatre, with select performances from some of Harper’s most gifted performing arts alumni. Join us for this joyful reunion! Directed by Laura Pulio Colbert
Saturday, April 14, 2018, 7 p.m., Performing Arts Center
$15 suggested donation. Call 847.925.6100 to reserve tickets.

 

Photography and Video
Community Day activities will be videotaped and photographed.  

Materials and Seating
Some activities and programs may have limited participation due to space and materials. Seating for all events and programs is on a first come, first served basis.

Accessibility
Individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation or who have questions about physical access should visit the Access and Disability Services webpage for information.

Hotel Accomodations with shuttles to/from campus.