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Sibling's Weekend 2019 Official Schedule!

*There is no need for a Special Event Ticket to participate in Sib's Weekend. As long as you are registered you may participate. Just note, some events require a Special Event Ticket*

**Events with asterisk denote Special Event Ticket required**

Please note: Wristbands are required to participate in all events listed below, unless noted otherwise.

**With your Sibling’s Weekend registration, your guest(s) will receive free admission into the Student Activity Center (must have wristband) to use pool tables, basketball gyms and the fitness center. Kids 12 & under are not allowed into the fitness center without parental consent and kids 16 & under are not allowed in the weight training center**

Friday, January 25th

4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Exotic Animals Exhibit  (Finch Fieldhouse)

Start your adventure off by petting a live sting ray! Come check out tons of exotic animals from a much warmer climate!

4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Registration and Check In (Finch Fieldhouse)

4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Open Climb (Finch Room 112 - Adventure Seminars)

Train to climb Mt. Everest and come challenge your sib to see who can climb up the rock wall the fastest as you enjoy open climb at Adventure Seminars.

5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Pottery Painting (Bovee University Center: Down Under Food Court)

Let your mind take you to a different place as you create a masterpiece in the Down Under Food Court led by the Painted Turtle Pottery Studio of Mount Pleasant. All materials will be provided.

*Special Event ticket required (30 total)

5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Ultimate Frisbee Clinic (Rose 126)

Get ready to take your skills to the next level and join CMU’s Ultimate Frisbee Team in some interactive games, drills and activities. We advise Sib’s to bring workout appropriate clothing and a water bottle.

*Special Event ticket required (30 total)

5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Quidditch Clinic (Finch 113)

Have you ever wished that you could have the chance to play Quidditch? Learn all the ins and outs of the magical game as you join CMU’s Quidditch team in fun drills and interactive games. We advise Sibs to bring workout appropriate clothing and a water bottle.

*Special Event ticket required (30 total)

5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. 

Open Bowl (Student Activity Center)

Lace up your bowling shoes and challenge your Sib to a game on the lanes! Participants must pay for their own shoes and fee to use the bowling lanes.

6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. 

DIY Souvenir Event (Finch Fieldhouse)

Take a quick pit stop at the beach and learn to make some moon sand and floam to take home as a souvenir for your world tour! All materials will be provided. 

*Special Event ticket required (40 total)

6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. 

Sib’s Swim (Student Activity Center: Pool)

Take a break on your world tour and splash around in the pool with your sib!

Towels will not be provided, please bring your own towel and swimwear.

*Special Event ticket required (50 total)

7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. 

Illusionist Eric Dittleman - Opening Act (Plachta Auditorium)

Be entertained by the mystifying powers of famed mentalist Eric Dittleman seen on America’s Got Talent. Be amazed with his mind reading capabilities and hilarious wit that will leave you wanting more!

9:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. 

Glow in the Dark Bowling (Student Activity Center: U-Lanes)

Glow like a bioluminescent bay and challenge your sibs to a few games under the neon lights.

*Special Event ticket required (50 total)

9:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. 

Slumber Party Movie - Smallfoot (Powers Ball Room)

Bring your pillows and blankets to curl up and watch the fantastic animated movie Smallfoot. Free popcorn, pizza and drinks will be provided for your movie watching experience!

10:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. 

Ice Skating (Mount Pleasant Ice Arena)

Lace up your skates and glide on the ice of our Mount Pleasant Ice Arena! Skate with your sib and show off your moves. Skates will be provided for free at the Ice Arena.

This event is off-campus and transportation will not be provided.

*Special Event ticket required (75 total)

11:00 p.m. - 12:00 p.m. 

Ice Skating(Mount Pleasant Ice Arena)

Lace up your skates and glide on the ice of our Mount Pleasant Ice Arena! Skate with your sib and show off your moves. Skates will be provided for free at the Ice Arena.

This event is off-campus, and transportation will not be provided.

*Special Event ticket required (75 total)


Saturday January 26th

9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. 

Pancake Breakfast (Finch Fieldhouse)

Come fuel up for the day with a delicious pancake breakfast provided by Chris Cakes, as seen on the Food Network. He is known for the “Fastest Flapjack Flippers in the World” with a spot in the Guiness Book of World Records! 

10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. 

Trampoline Park (The Jump Station of Mount Pleasant)

Jump to new heights at the Jump Station in Mount Pleasant. Hop around on tons of trampolines and feel what it’s like to fly in the sky. Trampoline socks will be provided.

This event is off-campus, and transportation will not be provided.

*Special Event ticket required (30 total)

10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. 

Roller Skating (Northside Hansen Arena)

Lace up your roller skates and race your sib in a few laps at the Northside Hansen arena in Mount Pleasant. Time to show off your moves! Skates will be provided for free at the roller arena.

This event is off-campus, and transportation will not be provided.

*Special Event ticket required (75 total)

10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. 

Pottery Painting (Down Under Food Court) 

Travel to a different place when you create a masterpiece in the Down Under Food Court led by the Painted Turtle Pottery Studio of Mount Pleasant. All materials will be provided.

*Special Event ticket required (30 total)

10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. 

Canvas Painting (University Center: Down Under Food Court) 

Paint a picture of all the marvalous places you’ve visited during this canvas painting class led by CMU art enthusiast, Rebecca Olewine! All materials will be provided. 

*Special Event ticket required (40 total)

10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. 

Open Climb (Finch 112 - Adventure Seminars)

Come challenge your sib to see who can climb up the rock wall the fastest as you enjoy open climb at Adventure Seminars! 

11:30 a.m. -1 2:30 p.m. 

World Language Event (University Center: Lakeshore Room)

Ever want to learn another language? How about four? Come join Dr. Maiko Bronson, Le Cercle Froncophone, the American Sign Language Society and Hermanos Para Unidad in this event to learn some cool new phrases in Japanese, French, ASL and Spanish!

*Special Event Ticket Required (30 total)

11:30 p.m. - 12:30 p.m. 

David Garcia Project (Universiy Center: Rooms 307 and 309 (Lake Huron and Lake St. Clair))

Come check out this event facilitated by the David Garcia Project, a group who uses a hands-on learning experience to demonstrate what difficulties a person could encounter if they had a disability.

*Special Event Ticket Required (20 total)

12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.  

(12, 12:30, 1, 1:30, 2, 2:30 there are options for 8 people to sign up for each half hour time slot)

Escape Room (Finch 113)

Put your brain to the test and use your intuition to escape this mysterious room brought to you by Central Escapes of Mount Pleasant.

*Special Event Ticket Required (48 total)

1:00 p.m. 

Women’s Basketball Game (McGuirk Arena)

Cheer on the CMU Women’s Basketball team as they take on Eastern Michigan UNiversity in McGuirk Arena!

CMU Students can present their CMU ID Card to entry to the game. Only the sib needs a game ticket. 

Athletics game ticket required (60 total)

1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. 

Bingo (French Auditorium) 

Come test your luck at bingo and see if you can win one of the many fabulous prizes offered including various gift cards, giant-sized candy bars and many other awesome prizes!

1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. 

DIY Souvenir Event (Finch Fieldhouse) 

Take a quick pit stop by the beach and learn to make some moon sand and floam to take home as a souvenir from your world tour! All materials will be provided. 

*Special Event ticket required (40 total)

1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. 

Adventure Seminars (Finch 112 - Adventure Seminars)

Zipline across the world, climb to new heights and learn how to tie some cool knots at Adventure Seminars!

Closed toed shoes are required for this event.

*Special Event ticket required (50 total)

1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. 

Featured Movie - Smallfoot  (Pearce 127) 

Watch and enjoy the musical comedy-adventure film Smallfoot featuring the on-screen talents of Channing Tatum, James Corden and Zendaya. Free popcorn and drinks will be provided!

1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. 

Sib’s Swim (Student Activity Center: Pool)

Take a break from your world tour and splash around in the pool with your sib!

Towels will not be provided, please bring your own towel and swimwear.

*Special Event ticket required (50 total)

2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. 

Tie Dye Event (Finch Fieldhouse) 

Create and take home a new souvenir T-shirt from a trip you'll never forget! 

A shirt and materials will be provided.

Tie dye will stain clothes, be mindful of what you wear.

*Special Event ticket required (60 total)

2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. 

Paper Airplane Competition (Universiy Center: Lake Huron and Lake St. Clair) 

Challenge your sib and others in crafting the best paper airplane. The plane that flies the farthest will win an awesome prize! All materials will be provided.

*Special Event ticket required (30 total)

3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. 

Tie Dye Event (Finch Fieldhouse) 

Create and take home a new souvenir t-shirt from a trip you'll never forget!

A shirt and materials will be provided.

Tie dye will stain clothes, be mindful of what you wear.

*Special Event ticket required (60 total)

3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. 

Sibs Community Service Event (University Center: Terrace A and B)

Help pack lunches for kids in need through the program Pack Your Back, a nonprofit created by CMU student Galen Miller!

*Special Event ticket required (30 total)

3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Open Bowling (Student Activity Center)

Lace up your bowling shoes and challenge your Sib to a game on the lanes! Participants must pay for their own shoes and fee to use the bowling lanes.

4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. 

Carnival (Student Activity Center)

Enjoy an afternoon with inflatables and carnival games that are guaranteed to make memories that will last a lifetime. 

4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. 

Open Climb (Finch 112 - Adventure Seminars)

Train to climb Mt. Everest and challenge your Sib to see who can climb up the rock wall the fastest as you enjoy open climb at Adventure Seminars! 

5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. 

Canvas Painting (University CenterDown Under Food Court) 

Paint a picture of all the marvelous places you’ve visited during this canvas painting class led by CMU art enthusiast, Rebecca Olewine!

All materials will be provided. 

*Special Event ticket required (40 total)

7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. 

Tie Dye Event (Finch Fieldhouse) 

Create and take home a new souvenir t-shirt from a trip you”ll never forget!

A shirt and materials will be provided.

Tie dye will stain clothes, be mindful of what you wear.

*Special Event ticket required (60 total)

7:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. 

Dive In Movie (Student Activity Center Pool)

Splash back and relax as you watch the hilarious movieHotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation after a long day of exploring the world.

Towels will not be provided, please bring your own towel and swimwear.

*Special Event ticket required (55 total)

7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. 

Soccer Clinic (Student Activity Center: MAC 2)

Put your feet to the test and join CMU Men’s Club Soccer Team to try out your soccer moves. You will spend time learning and improving your soccer skills through activities, drills and interactive games!

We advise sibs to bring workout appropriate clothing and a water bottle.

Shin guards are optional but not needed.

*Special Event ticket required (30 total)

7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. 

Lacrosse Clinic(****)

Ever interested in Lacrosse?  Be ready to improve your lacrosse knowledge, learn drills, activities, and fun interactive games with the CMU Club Lacrosse team.

We advise sib’s to bring workout appropriate clothing and a water bottle.

*Special Event ticket required (30 total)

7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.  

Adventure Seminars (Finch 112 - Adventure Seminars)

Zipline across the world, climb to new heights, and learn how to tie some cool knots at Adventure Seminars!

Closed toed shoes are required for this event.

*Special Event ticket required (50 total)

8:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. 

Trampoline Park (The Jump Station of Mount Pleasant)

Jump to new heights at the Jump Station in Mount Pleasant. Hop around on tons of trampolines and feel what it’s like to fly in the sky. Trampoline socks will be provided.

This event is off-campus, and transportation will not be provided.

*Special Event ticket required (30 total) 

8:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.* 

Tie Dye Event (Finch Fieldhouse) 

Create and take home a new souvenir T-shirt from a trip you”ll never forget!

A shirt and materials will be provided.

Tie dye will stain clothes, be mindful of what you wear.

*Special Event ticket required (60 total)

9:00 p.m. - 12:00 p.m. 

Club Bovee (UC Rotunda and other rooms)

Get ready for our closing event and to enjoy a dance party in a whole new way! Stop by Club Bovee for Silent Disco, lots of free food, caricatures, balloon artist and a photo booth! Come join us to send the weekend off on a high note!

10:00 p.m. - 12:00 p.m.  

Featured Movie - Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation (UC - Mackinaw Room) 

Come catch an encore presentation of the hit animated movie Hotel Transylvania 3 during Club Bovee. This is the last movie of the weekend to come enjoy with your Sib!

Additional Questions?
If you have any additional questions, comments or concerns, please feel free to contact us here or with the information below. We are here to help!
(989) 774-3016 | sibscmu@cmich.edu | http://cmich.orgsync.com/sibs