Alumni/Friends

Upcoming Alumni Events

Move In Day Volunteers 2016

Saturday, August 20, 2016 8:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Alumni, parents and friends are invited to join us for an opportunity to volunteer for Central College's freshmen move-in day on Saturday, August 20.

You will serve pastries and drinks to freshmen and their families at the welcome tents.  

The time slots are 8-9:30 a.m., 9:30-11 a.m. and 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. 

The three locations are Graham, Gaass/Pietenpol and Scholte.

Please include your t-shirt size, time and location in the comments section.

Legacy Lunch

Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Invitation For First Year In-coming Students whose
Parents/Grandparents Attended Central College

Celebrate your Central College heritage at the annual Legacy Luncheon

Saturday, Aug. 20 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Enjoy a served luncheon on us in the

Boat Moore Weller Rooms of the Maytag Student Center.

Advance reservations are required.

RSVP online or email alumni@central.edu by Monday, Aug 15.

We will provide nametags, please include the
first and last names of your guests when making your rservation.

Tailgate Brunch in Spokane, WA

Saturday, Sept. 3, 2016 11 AM - 1 PM

Join us for a tailgate brunch at

1898 Public House
located in the Kalispel Golf & Country Club
2010 W Waikiki Rd, Spokane, WA

Cheer on the Dutch when they take on the Whitworth Pirates at
Whitworth Pine Bowl - 1 p.m. kickoff

Cost $15 - payment in advane preferred.

Tailgate at Loras

Saturday, Sept. 24, 2016 11 AM - 12:30 PM

Join alumni, parents and friends for a BBQ picnic lunch

Saturday, Sept. 24 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Loras College - Dubuque, IA
We'll tailgate in the small parking lot located at the corner of W 17th Street & Cox Street across the street from Rock Bowl Stadium. Look for the Central Flag.

Cost of your lunch - $10. Payment in advance preferred. Purchase your tickets for the game at the gate.

Homecoming 2016

Friday, September 30, 2016 - Sunday, October 2, 2016

All alumni, families and friends are invited to return to campus to enjoy the festivities. Activities are planned for guests of all ages.
We will celebrate the classes of 1955, 1956, 1957 Cluster, 1966, 1971, 1976, 1981, 1986, 1991, 1996, 2001, 2006, 2011 and 2016.

Friday, Sept. 30

Heritage Day reception, worship and luncheon (by invitation only)
The Lemming Race
Alumni/Student Mixer at the Friday Night Barbeque


Saturday, Oct. 1

Pancake breakfast
Alumni Awards Luncheon
Tailgate under the Big Tent
Central football vs TBA
Party on the Plaza
Gathering of the classes

Sunday, Oct. 2

A Capella Choir assisting in worship at Second Reformed Church
Sunday brunch
Tenth annual Flying Pans Steel Band Concert
A Capella Choir/Symphonic Wind Ensemble Concert
...and much, much more!

We look forward to seeing you on campus!

Beautiful - The Carole King Musical at the Civic Center

Saturday, Dec. 10, 2016 12:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Join Us at the Civic Center!

2 p.m. Matinee performance
12:30 - 1:30 p.m. Join us for the reception in the West Balcony
for Heavy hors d'oeuvres

Tickets $55 - paid in advance
If you want a ride to the Civic Center from Pella, please select the child (4 - 12) option where the additional $5 fee will be included in your total.