Schedule of Events

Check out the schedule of events for

Family Weekend 2019! 

Friday, September 20, 2019

6:00PM to  8:30PM Information Booth Information Desk, Nazareth Student Center Welcome to Marywood! Check in and receive an updated schedule of the weekend’s events. 
8:00PM to 10:00PM BINGO Night Latour Conference Room, Nazareth Student Center

BINGO is a Marywood favorite, so test your luck for a chance to win great prizes! Delight in and a free popcorn bar before the game!

$100+ prizes, including: Beats headphones, Keurig, Air Fryer, RayBan sunglasses, InstantPot, Amazon Echo, $100 baskets, Nutri-Ninja blender, gift cards, a family pack of Yeti mugs, a 32” TV, and much more!

Saturday, September 21, 2019

10:00AM to NOON Information Booth Information Desk, Nazareth Student Center The Information Desk will be open for guests arriving on Saturday. You will receive an updated schedule of the weekend’s events. 
10:00AM to 11:30AM Legacy Breakfast Center for Architectural Studies All legacy alumni, legacy students, family and friends are welcome to join the Office of Alumni Engagement for a continental breakfast with Sister Mary Persico IHM, Ed.D. '69. A Legacy group picture will be taken at 11am, with individual photos to follow. All legacy alumni and students will receive a commemorative gift!
11:00AM to 3:00PM Fall Carnival Art Field & Amphitheatre Don’t miss a fun-filled afternoon of carnival games, inflatables, pumpkin painting, caricatures, a balloon-twisting stilt walker, zip line, photobooth, airbrush tattoos, a live band (feat. Black Tie Stereo from 12-2pm), and more! Food provided free of charge. (Goat Yoga sessions from 11:30am-12:30pm, 1pm-2pm, and 2:30pm-3:30pm – must register in advance)
10:00AM to 6:00PM University Bookstore Stop in and pick up some Marywood "swag"
11:00AM to 2:00PM Brunch On Your Own Main Dining Room, Nazareth Student Center * Cost for this meal is $11 per person.  Students may use their meal plan options.A wide variety of popular menu options served in the Main Dining Room
11:00AM Women's Tennis v. Penn College Tennis Courts
1:00PM Men's & Womens Rugby v Lafayette College Grass Fiels
1:00PM Men's Soccer vs. Albright College Turf Field
3:00PM Marywood Dance Team Performance Latour Room, Nazareth Student Center The Marywood University Dance Team will perform routines that will be featured at both men’s and women’s basketball games.
4:00PM Field Hockey vs. Susquehanna University Turf Field
4:30PM to 7:30PM Dinner On Your Own Main Dining Room, Nazareth Student Center * Cost for this meal is $12 per person. Students may use their meal plan options.Enjoy a leisurely dinner in the Main Dining Room or experience one of Scranton’s many excellent eateries. Restaurant listings available at the Information Booth in the Nazareth Student Center.
6:00PM Celebration of the Eucharist Marian Chapel, Swartz Center Families of all faiths are warmly invited to join us for this vigil celebration of Sunday Mass as we gather to pray for the intentions of our students, their families, and the Marywood community.
8:00PM to  9:00PM Magician, Escape Artist, and Comedian, Daniel Martin Latour Room, Nazareth Student Center Daniel Martin has quickly become one of the most in-demand entertainers in the nation, winning last year’s “Best Live Performer!” In addition to Daniel recently being nominated for the “Entertainer of the Year” award, he was recognized by Campus Activities Magazine this year as the SINGLY HIGHEST/BEST rated touring act in the country! His magic has been featured on NBC, CBS, WGN, VH1, Discovery and at thousands of live events worldwide. Don’t miss this interactive show, great for all ages!
9:15PM to 10:30PM Green and Gold Bonfire Art Field

Roast s’mores and enjoy family time around two jumbo bonfires!

Sunday, September 22, 2019

10:00AM to 2:00PM University Bookstore Hours
11:00AM to 2:00PM Family Brunch Main Dining Room, Nazareth Student Center * Cost for this meal is $11 per person. Students may use their meal plan options.Enjoy a relaxing brunch as the weekend comes to a close.
9:00AM Fireside Chat with Sr. Mary Persico Fireplace Lounge, Nazareth Student Center Spend time getting to know Marywood's President, Sr. Mary Persico, as you sit by the fire.
11:00AM Volleyball Tri-State Match vs. Cedar Crest College Insalaco Arena
3:00PM Women's Volleyball Tri-Match vs. Manhattanville College Insalaco Arena

Throughout the Weekend

The Center for Athletics and Wellness will be open for use to any student or family member to enjoy. Please note that the minimum age requirement is sixteen for the Fitness Center (i.e. climbing wall, free weights, cardio machines).

Athletic Center Hours: Friday 7:00AM - 9:00PM, Saturday 11:00AM - 5:00PM, Sunday 11:00AM - 9:00 PM

Study Grounds Café: Saturday 10:00AM - 3:00PM Sunday 1:00PM - 12:00AM

Interested in continuing the fun? The Marywood Athletics Pacers Club Golf Outing is being held on Monday, 9/23. Click here for event details and to register! 

Questions? Feel free to contact the Office of Student Activities & Leadership Development at (570) 340-6016 or

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