Alumni and Friends
2016 Homecoming • September 23 - September 25

Honoring the classes of 1936, 1946, 1956, 1966, 1976, 1986, 1996 and 2006

Tentative Schedule; Subject to Change Weekly

Friday, September 23, 2016
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM "Historic Maps of 1557 - 1839" Exhibit
Location: Acadian Archives acadiennes Gallery
The exhibit may be viewed from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. For more information, please contact the Archives at 834-7535.

12:00 AM - 12:00 AM Exhibit by the UMFK Photography Club
Location: Blake Library Gallery
The exhibit may be view during regular Blake Library hours.

For more information on the exhibit, please contact Sofia Birden at 834-7527.

4:30 PM - 7:00 PM Wagon Rides
Location: Nowland Hall parking lot area
Owners of Flat Mountain Horse Ranch will give free wagon rides. The event is sponsored by the UMFK alumni association.

4:30 PM - 6:30 PM Welcome BBQ & Pep Rally
Location: Nowland Hall, Fort Kent, ME 04743, USA
The official kick-off of Homecoming. Meet our nationally ranked sports teams. Tickets for the general public are $8.99 per person and free for children aged 11 and younger.

UMFK students contact Theresa Biggs. UMFK alumni contact the alumni affairs office at 8343-7557.

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Acapella Performance
Location: Fox Auditorium, University Dr, Fort Kent, ME 04743, USA
The event is sponsored by UMFK Student Activities.

Free admission.

For more information contact Theresa Biggs at (207) 834-7850

Saturday, September 24, 2016
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Homecoming/Scarecrow Festival Parade
Location: Fort Kent Court House - Market Street
The parade line-up begins at 10 a.m. at the Fort Kent Court House parking area (located on Market Street). The parade will have a "Scarecrow" theme. The parade will proceed through Market Street, East Main, West Main, through Elm Street, and up through Pleasant Street, and end in front of the UMFK President's residence, where trophies will be given out.

UMFK students, employees, and alumni are encouraged to participate.

You may watch the parade on the lawn of the Haenssler Honors Center lawn – Refreshments served.

For more information on the parade, contact Susan Tardie at 834-7447.

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM UMFK Bengal Men's Soccer Game vs. Bryan & Stratton
Location: Alumni Memorial Field
Rematch of the USCAA National Champions. Go Bengals!!

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM UMFK Alumni & Friends Banquet Social
Location: Bengal's Lair (Cyr Hall)
Tickets for the banquet/social is $25 per person and can be purchased through the alumni affairs office, located at the Madawaska House or calling 834-7557. Deadline for purchasing tickets is Friday, September 2.

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM UMFK Alumni & Friends Annual Banquet
Location: Nowland Hall
Tickets are priced at $25.00 each, which includes a social. The banquet is open to the general public.

The ceremony will recognize the following classes: 1936, 1946, 1956, 1966, 1976, 1986, 1996, and 2006.

During the evening, distinguished awards will be presented to the following honorees: Dana A. Saucier Sr. (’68) Outstanding Alumnus; Kim Parent (’02), Outstanding Young Alumna; and Frantzceau Germain (’16) Outstanding Future Alumnus.

We will present the annual James "Pop" Hoyt award and award the Gold cane to the oldest class alumni recipient. For tickets, contact the Alumni Affairs office at 834-7557. Deadline for purchasing tickets is Friday, September 2.

Sunday, September 25, 2016
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM UMFK Bengal Women's Volleyball Game vs. Maine Maritime Academy
Location: UMFK Sports Center, School St, Fort Kent, ME 04743, USA
Go Bengals!!

11:00 AM - 3:00 PM Homecoming Family Fun Day
Location: Sports Center
Various family-fun orientated activities.

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM UMFK Bengals Women's Valleyball Game vs. Maine Maritime Academy
Location: UMFK Sports Center, School St, Fort Kent, ME 04743, USA
Go Bengals!!

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM UMFK Bengal Women's Soccer Game vs. University of Maine at Machias
Location: Alumni Memorial Field
Go Bengals!!

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