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FGCU Hosts "Eagle Family Weekend" Nov. 5-7
10/19/2010

FORT MYERS, FL - Florida Gulf Coast University Division of Student Affairs, the Office of New Student Programs and the entire FGCU community, invite parents, guardians, siblings, children, friends, and families of FGCU students to attend Eagle Family Weekend, Friday, Nov. 5 to Sunday, Nov. 7.

Throughout the weekend there will be activities (both on and off campus) that focus on family participation and interaction with members of the campus community, while providing time to reflect on our community and its values, which include a wide variety of ideas, beliefs, and cultures.

A wide range of events are planned for the whole family, including:
•     A Fall Concert performed by students and faculty from The Bower School of Music;
•     Breakfast and a Movie, for children of all ages…including the young at heart;
•     The annual EFW Cookout, featuring illusionist Wayne Hoffman;
•     University Athletics Tailgate (prior to the FGCU vs. Belmont Volleyball match)…and much more!

Visit the website for complete details, as well as information regarding lodging, registration fees and to register online: http://studentservices.fgcu.edu/NewStudentPrograms/familyweekend.html.

For further information contact parents@fgcu.edu, or call the New Student Programs office at (239) 590-7957.

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