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Community Invited to Attend "FGCU Family Weekend"
10/2/2001

FORT MYERS, FL – Florida Gulf Coast University invites students, parents, family and friends to attend the fourth annual Family Weekend, Friday through Sunday, Oct. 12 through 14. This year’s theme “On Broadway” sets the stage for an entertaining and fun weekend at FGCU.

Planned events include a welcome reception, talent show, annual golf tournament, comedian, waterfront activities, magic show, softball tournament and an awards dinner to recognize participants in the weekend’s events.

The weekend begins at 1 p.m. on Friday with a Phantom Golf Tournament at Grandezza Golf Club. FGCU President William C. Merwin invites golf enthusiasts, regardless of experience, to join him and other FGCU faculty, staff, family and friends on the links. The 18-hole Signature Championship Golf Course, designed by Darwin Sharp III, is south of the FGCU campus on Ben Hill Griffin Parkway.

For more information about Family Weekend, contact Carolyn Schneider at (941) 590-7940.

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