Schedule of Events

Friday, April 28, 2017

7am - 12pm Registration
LaRita Boren Campus Center, Haines Atrium
Please visit the registration table when you arrive to sign in and pick up your tickets.
7am - 9:30am Breakfast
Hodson Dining Commons
8am - 5pm Class Visitation
Grandparents are invited to attend classes with their student(s).
8:45am - 9:30am Welcome and Devotions
Rediger Chapel/Auditorium, LaRita Boren Campus Center
President Lowell Haines, JD '75, along with his wife Sherry (Korfmacher '76) Haines, and Taylor students, will be providing a special welcome just for grandparents.
10am - 10:50am Chapel
Rediger Chapel/Auditorium, LaRita Boren Campus Center
11am - 2:15pm Lunch
Hodson Dining Commons
1pm - 3pm Campus Tours
LaRita Boren Campus Center, Haines Atrium
A great way to see an overview of the campus, driving tours leave at 1:00 and 2:00 and include a brief walk-through of the LaRita Boren Campus Center.
1pm - 4:30pm C.S. Lewis Collection Open House
Zondervan Library, Lower Level
Historic display and collection of C.S. Lewis first editions.
2:30pm - 3:30pm Presidential Reception
LaRita Boren Campus Center, McDaniel Atrium and Galleria
Meet President Lowell and First Lady Sherry Haines while enjoying student music.
4pm - 5pm Music Department Concert
Rediger Chapel/Auditorium, LaRita Boren Campus Center
Enjoy the music of the Taylor Symphony Orchestra and Taylor Ringers.

Additional Activities

Memorial Prayer Chapel
Visit this special house of prayer throughout the day, where individuals are both honored and memorialized.

All Student Art Show Opening Reception and Awards Presentation
Modelle Metcalf Visual Arts Center
View student art and enjoy the opening reception and student awards starting at 6:00 p.m. in the Metcalf Gallery.

Jumping Bean
LaRita Boren Campus Center
Enjoy a cup of coffee or tea at the campus coffee shop.  

Hodson Dining Commons or LaRita Boren Campus Center
Meals can be purchased at the Dining Commons or LaRita Boren Campus Center.

The Matchmaker
Rupp Communications Arts Center, Mitchell Theatre, 8:00 p.m.
Before the world fell in love with Hello, Dolly!, there was The Matchmaker. Cunning, crafty and thoroughly modern, Dolly Gallagher Levi knows a good catch when she sees one. So when the wealthy Horace Vandergelder hires her to find him a wife, Dolly doesn't need to look far to find his perfect mate. The Matchmaker is an uproarious romp that reminds us to embrace the unexpected in our lives. An additional fee applies to this event - Adults - $12; TUID adults, alumni - $10; Seniors - $8 TUID Students - $7. To purchase tickets for other show dates/times, call 765-998-5289.