Parents Weekend – Hobart and William Smith Colleges \
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Parents Weekend

Come join in the fun of Parents Weekend, this weekend, Nov. 7-9. There are some great things happening on campus. Check out the sporting events, Three Miles Lost and Hobartones concerts, family fun carnival, “mini college” classes, the Colleges Forum with President Gearan, comedy improv and generation gap shows at the Cellar Pub, and more. For details, review the schedule at

Below are some highlights:
Friday, Nov. 7
5:30 – 6:30 p.m.: Informal Faculty Dance Performance, Winn Seeley Gymnasium
7 p.m.: Shabbat Celebration sponsored by Hillel, Jewish Culture House, 408 Pulteney St.
8 – 9 p.m.: Chorale Concert, St. John's Chapel
7:30 – 9:30 p.m.: HaveNots Comedy Improv Group, Cellar Pub

Saturday, Nov. 8
9 – 10:50 a.m.: Mini College. A variety of 50-minute classes taught by HWS faculty, offered at 9 a.m. and 10 a.m. All parents and students are encouraged to participate. Please see the schedule Web page for listings.
11 a.m. – Noon: Colleges Forum with President Mark D. Gearan, Albright Auditorium
11 a.m.: UCAA Championship Field Hockey, William Smith vs. Rensselaer, McCooey Field
1 p.m.: Football Game, Hobart vs. St. John Fisher, Boswell Field
2 p.m.: UCAA Championship Field Hockey, Skidmore vs. St. Lawrence, McCooey Field
2 p.m.: Three Miles Lost Concert, St. John's Chapel
3 – 5 p.m.: Family Fun Carnival, Bristol Field House
4 p.m.: Hockey Game, Hobart vs. Humber (exhibition), Geneva Recreation Complex
7 p.m.: Hobartones Concert, Geneva Room
8 – 10 p.m.: Generation Gap Game Show, Cellar Pub
8:15 p.m.: Ballet Jörgen presents “Coppélia,” Smith Opera House

Sunday, Nov. 9
1 p.m.: UCAA Championship Field Hockey, winners of previous games play each other for the championship, McCooey Field