**Events calendar is subject to change!**

Friday, January 24, 2014

All events are held in Kirkhof Center, unless otherwise stated.

4:00 - 9:00pm

Sibs N Kids Weekend Check In 
Check in to get all of your Sibs N Kids Weekend materials!

Lobby
4:00 - 9:00pm

The History of Space Photography
The GVSU Art Gallery is extending its hours just for Sibs & Kids!  Come on by to see The History of Space Photography and make Dr. Zero's sky viewing tools from the book, Glimpses of Our Universe, by Doug Furton, a Grand Valley State University professor of physics and astronomy!  

1121 Performing Arts Center
5:00 - 7:00pm 48 West Backyard Games 2266 KC
5:00 - 8:00pm

Snakes Alive!
Get up close and personal with a variety of snakes! Herpetologist Keith Glisser will provide you humorous insight about these mysterious creatures.

Kirkhof Lounge
5:00 - 8:00pm

Funny T's
Make an awesome t-shirt to take home with your sib!

2270 KC
5:00 - 9pm Airbrush Tattoo Artist
This non-permanent tattoo is not only cool, but will also shimmer and shine as it reflects in the light.
2259 KC

5:00 - 9:00pm

Face Painter

Solarium

5:00 - 9:00pm

Carnival Snacks to go!
Popcorn, cotton candy, and water that you can grab to take to your next event!

Lobby
5:00 - 9:00pm Card Game Club 1247 KC

5:00 - 10:00pm

Bouncy Boxing
This is the only time you may get away with boxing with your sib.

2204 KC
5:00 - 10:00pm

Obstacle Course
Which sib will be victorious in the bouncy obstacle course?

2204 KC
5:00 - 10:00pm

Photobooth Fun
Quick and easy memories are captured with Photobooth fun! Plus, a variety of props are available to really ramp up the level of fun.

Outside Area 51
5:30 - 7pm

GVSU Swing Dance Club & Belly Dance Club
Come see GVSU's very own Swing Dance Club & Belly Dance Club perform and even learn some of the moves!

2215-2216
5:30 - 7:00pm

Jumanji
Rated PG. When two kids find and play a magical board game, they release a man trapped for decades in it and a host of dangers that can only be stopped by finishing the game.

Big Screen Theater
6:00pm

Human iPod
Josh Rush, the Human iPod, is an acoustic guitar player that plays original music while also taking requests from his song book. Audience members can chose from over 60 hours of music and 600 different songs from 150 bands!

Thornapple Room
6:00 - 8:00 pm Wax Your Hand!  2270 KC
8:00 - 9:30pm

Princess and the Frog
Rated PG. A fairytale set in Jazz Age-era New Orleans and centered on a young woman named Tiana and her fateless kiss with a frog prince who desperately wants to be human again.

Big Screen Theater
7:30pm

Who Wants A Free Corn Dog?
While you are on the go be sure to stop by and grab a FREE hot dog! Limited quantity, while supplies last.

Outside Area 51
8:00

Nick Pike
British comedy juggler Nick Pike was a quarterfinalist on America's Got Talent season 5. In the last year, Nick has stormed onto the college scene and is traveling the country entertaining at as many universities and colleges as they calendar will allow. Whether he's juggling a real running chainsaw, walking on broken glass blind folded while juggling meat cleavers, or riding a 6ft tall unicycle, Nick is guaranteed to entertain!

Grand River Room
9pm

GVSU vs. MSU Hockey Game 
Watch GVSU and MSU face off on the ice at Georgetown Ice Arena.  Transportation not provided.

Georgetown Ice Arena
8500 48th Ave, Hudsonville, MI 49426
10:00 - 11:30pm

Princess and the Frog
Rated PG. A fairytale set in Jazz Age-era New Orleans and centered on a young woman named Tiana and her fateless kiss with a frog prince who desperately wants to be human again.

Big Screen Theater

**Performances by GVSU Swing Dance Club, Belly Dancing Club, Move 2 the Beat, Olde World Music Club, Euphoria, & others happening throughout the evening!

 

 

Saturday, January 25, 2014

Location varies.

10:00am - 4:00pm

2nd Annual Allendale Winter Festival
Check out a local event with your sib! Activities include: cardboard sled building contest, mini snowmobile course for kids, popsicle eating contest, sleigh rides, antique snowmobile show, snowman building contest, snowball throwing contest, 1k obstacle course, and warming station! Transportation is not provided.

Allendale Township Park
9:00 - 11am All You Can Eat Pancake Breakfast
The pancakes are ready for your belly! Come to Kirkhof Center for breakfast served with a side of talent as some of GV's best performance groups entertain you! Special event bracelet required - available for $5 at registration; advance purchase recommended.
River Landing, Kirkhof Center
9:00am - 12:00pm

Late Check In
Check in for late arrivals, on-site registration, and for purchase of additional add-on items (such as Climbing Center or Pancake Breakfast) near River Landing in the Kirkhof Center, continued at the Fieldhouse.

River Landing, Lower Level of Kirkhof Center
11:00am-2:00pm ANCHOR Community Carnival 
As a fundraiser, the GVSU Honors College Community Council will be putting on a mini carnival.  For only a .25 donation, come participate in all these fun carnival games!
 
Thornapple Room
All Day

Princess and the Frog 
Rated PG. A fairytale set in Jazz Age-era New Orleans and centered on a young woman named Tiana and her fateless kiss with a frog prince who desperately wants to be human again.

Showtimes: 9am, 1pm, 5pm. 9pm

Jumanji

Rated PG. When two kids find and play a magical board game, they release a man trapped for decades in it and a host of dangers that can only be stopped by finishing the game.

Showtimes: 11am,3pm, 7pm

Big Screen Theater, Kirkhof Center
11:00am - 5:00pm Sibs Climbing Wall
The Climbing Wall is open just for Sibs N Kids! Minimum age requirement for climbing is 8 years old. Special event ticket and signed waiver required. Available online with registration or during on-site check in.
Fieldhouse Climbing Center
12:00pm - 4:00pm

Open Recreation Center
Sibs and kids are invited to use the Rec Center for free with their Sibs N Kids wristband. Please note some equipment has age requirements for use.

 
1:00pm

GVSU Swimming and Diving hosts University of Findlay

Fieldhouse
1:00- 3:00pm

Basketball Clinic with S.P.O.R.T.S.
Come out and get some techniques from our friends at S.P.O.R.T.S.!  No matter what level of athlete you are, you can always learn something new and have fun!

 
1:00 - 7:00pm Purple People Eater Relay Race
Two people can run this massive relay race at once!
Fieldhouse Arena
1:00 - 7:00pm Bungee Run
Best two out of three chances to see which sib is the strongest.
Fieldhouse Arena
1:00 - 7:00pm Bouncy Boxing
Another change to box with your sib!
Fieldhouse Arena
1:00 - 7:00pm Gladiator Joust
Jousting just got a whole lot more fun.
Fieldhouse Arena
1:00 - 7:00pm Concessions
Snacks available for purchase.
Fieldhouse Arena
1:00 - 5:00pm Airbrush Tattoo Artist
This non-permanent tattoo is not only cool, but will also shimmer and shine as it reflects in the light.
Fieldhouse Arena
7:30pm - 11:00pm Night at the YMCA
The David Hunting YMCA is open for GVSU Sibs N Kids! Water slides, swimming pools, climbing walls, and all matters of sports are open for this night out! **Located off of the 50 Campus Connecter Bus Route 
Downtown Grand Rapids - David Hunting YMCA

 

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