Homecoming

Homecoming

Come back to BC and let the good times soar!

We are excited to celebrate our reunion classes by offering photos for all classes from years ending in 0, 1, 5 and 6. Class photo times are listed in the registration form, and are available to reference on this photo schedule (.pdf).

October 15-17, 2021

Schedule of Events

Eagles Golf Classic
Lakeview Golf Course, Harrisonburg, Va.
Benefits all BC athletic teams.
Register here

8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. BC Campus Store
Cole Hall
Get in the BC spirit!

8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Alumni Art Exhibition
Eagles’ Nest in Kline Campus Center
Bowman Hall Lounge

8 a.m.-8 p.m. Smitty’s Café
Forrer Learning Commons
The café is open! Stop by for Starbucks coffee or a freshly baked pastry.

7 p.m. Field Hockey: BC vs. Shenandoah
Jopson Athletic Complex

7-9 p.m. Art Gallery Crawl
Beverly Perdue Art Gallery, Bowman Lounge, Eagles’ Nest in Kline Campus Center
Take the art gallery crawl through campus to enjoy the paintings of local artist Joan Ranzini and BC alumni in three locations. Light refreshments served.

8 p.m. Bonfire and Fireworks
Dillon Lawn
Join us for a fun night of games, snacks and a bonfire! Fireworks at 9 p.m. Hosted by the Campus Engagement and Activities Team.

8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. BC Campus Store
Cole Hall
Browse a variety of BC merchandise!

8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Alumni Art Exhibition
Eagles’ Nest in Kline Campus Center
Bowman Hall Lounge

8 a.m. Homecoming 5K Run/Walk
Starting at Nininger Hall and ending on Jopson Field
5K run/walk through the town of Bridgewater. Proceeds benefit the track and field and cross country teams. Registration will be 7-7:30 a.m. in the Nininger Lobby.
Sign up on the race page on runsignup.com.

9-1 p.m. Homecoming Check-in and Alumni Information
John Kenny Forrer Learning Commons, King Portico
Register for reunions and events, pick up tickets and update your contact information.

9:30 a.m.-8 p.m. Smitty’s Café
Forrer Learning Commons
The café is open! Stop by for Starbucks coffee or a freshly baked pastry.

9:30-11 a.m. Men’s Lacrosse Alumni Game
Jopson Athletic Complex

10 a.m.-Noon Departmental Reception
Campus Mall
Catch up with faculty from various departments.

10 a.m.-1 p.m. Homecoming Festival
Campus Mall
Join the BC community for pre-game activities, carnival games, spirit giveaways and much more.

10 a.m.-2 p.m. Tours of the John Kenny Forrer Learning Commons
Come see this extraordinary centerpiece of collaborative learning. Tours leave every 30 minutes.

10 a.m.-2 p.m. Lunch on your own
Kline Campus Center Dining Hall
Open to alumni, students and friends. Pay $12 plus tax at door. Cash and credit card accepted.

11 a.m. Baseball Alumni Tailgate
Mapp Field
Reconnect with former baseball teammates and coaches. RSVP (to bspotts@bridgewater.edu) preferred.

11 a.m. Women’s Soccer: BC vs. Randolph
Soccer Field

Noon Ripples Luncheon
Boitnott Room
Celebrating our alumni from the class of 1969 and earlier. Join us for lunch in the Kline Campus Center.

2 p.m. Football: BC vs. the Apprentice School
Jopson Field
Join your classmates for an exciting game of Eagles football as they take on the Apprentice School Builders. Tickets $10 per person; $8 senior ticket (62+); $6 children 6-12, 5 & under free. No refunds, pets or umbrellas. Join the fun in the tailgating area of Mapp Field!

3 p.m. Men’s Soccer: BC vs. Hampden-Sydney
Soccer Field

7:30 p.m. Chorale & Jazz Ensemble Homecoming Concert
Carter Center for Worship & Music, Concert Hall

10:30 a.m. Baseball Alumni Game
Baseball Field

10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Field Hockey Alumni Game
Jopson Athletic Complex

11 a.m.-2 p.m. Farewell
Bluestone Vineyard
Join us to say farewell. Take flight with a special tasting created just for BC alumni! $12.50/flight

In keeping with guidance from the CDC, Bridgewater College requires that all individuals, regardless of vaccination status, properly wear face masks when indoors in public areas of campus. As COVID-19 continues to remain present in our communities, event procedures and guidelines are continually updating, and the College will follow current CDC guidance at the time of in-person events.

Questions? Contact:

BCevents@bridgewater.edu
540-828-8048