festival notes

The Colby-Sawyer College community looks forward to welcoming all alumni and guests back to campus. We will make every effort to see that your weekend is safe, comfortable, and enjoyable.


The Fall Festival Hospitality Center will be in Thornton Living Room, Colgate Hall. Please check in to receive your weekend packet, which will contain information on all activities, special tickets and program changes.


Special Requests will be honored throughout the weekend whenever possible. Golf cart transportation will be available for those who need assistance.


Parking will be available in designated campus lots, but will be strictly prohibited on campus roadways.


Child Care can be arranged by contacting Amy Potter Drummond '00 in the Alumni Office at amy.drummond@colby-sawyer.edu or (603) 526-3722.


The Dan and Kathleen Hogan Sports Center will be open for use by returning alumni and their guests on Friday (6 a.m. – 9 p.m.), Saturday (8 a.m. – 6 p.m.) and Sunday (8 a.m. – 6 p.m.). Facilities include an indoor swimming pool, indoor track, racquetball and squash courts, basketball courts, and the Van Cise Fitness Center.

Note: Use of the Van Cise Fitness Center is limited to those 14 and older. Please check-in at the Hogan front desk and inquire about the use of facilities.


The Dining Room in the Ware Student Center will be available to alumni and guests should they wish to join our students during mealtimes. The hours are:

Fri: 7:30 a.m - 7 p.mSat & Sun: 9:30 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Breakfast (7:30 a.m. - 10 a.m.) Breakfast (9:30 a.m. - 11 a.m.)
Lunch (11:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.) Brunch (11:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.)
Dinner (4:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.) Dinner (4:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.)


Susan Colgate Cleveland Library/Learning Center and Cleveland, Colby, Colgate Archives, including the use of internet-connected computers, will be open for alumni and guest use during the following hours over the course of the weekend: Friday (8 a.m. – 5 p.m.) and Saturday (10 a.m. – 5 p.m.).


Marian Graves Mugar Art Gallery, located in the Sawyer Fine Arts Center, will be open Friday 8 a.m.– 7 p.m., Saturday 9 a.m. – 7 p.m. and Sunday 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.


The schedule of events is subject to change. For more information contact the Office of Alumni Relations and Annual Giving: (800) 266-8253, (603) 526-3727, or alumni@colby-sawyer.edu.