Family Weekend

Family Weekend

Homecoming Logo 2022

Family Weekend, "Homecoming" 2022
Friday, September 30 - Sunday October 2

 

SUNY Delhi is proud to announce our first Homecoming!  The program is a merging of both Family Weekend and Alumni Weekend!

Registrations are now being accepted:  Homecoming Registration Page

Schedule of Events is listed below as of 9/12/22.  Please note, as a combined program, there are some activities listed below for SUNY Delhi Alumni only.  The schedule will be updated as more events are added.

SCHEDULE SUBJECT TO CHANGE - PLEASE CHECK BACK FOR UPDATES

Friday, September 30

Alumni Welcome Mixer *Pre-registration required.*
Kennedy Lounge/Alumni Hall, SUNY Delhi
4 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Celebrate reuniting with fellow alumni. Mingle and meet members of the campus community. Have your picture taken with Blaze, SUNY Delhi’s #1 Bronco. Enjoy hot and cold hors d’oeuvres and cash bar. 

Local Dining Options
Bluestone Pub & Restaurant  at the College Golf Course at Delhi.
Reservations recommended. Please call 607-746-4200.

Other Delhi area restaurants 

For Oneonta options - Oneonta area restaurants 

Weekend Movie - Thor: Love and Thunder
The Okun Theatre, Farrell Student & Community Center (1st Floor)
8 p.m. and 10 p.m.

Saturday, October 1

Check-In, Tickets & Info Booth
Alumni Hall Porch
9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Psi D/ABX Coffee Klatsch
Alumni Hall Lobby & Kennedy Lounge (former MacDonald Hall)
9 a.m. – 11 a.m.
Enjoy coffee, cider, and donuts with your Greek brothers and sisters of Psi Delta Omega and Alpha Beta Chi.

9:30 a.m. GROUP PHOTO at Bronco Sculpture in the Agora (near Check-In)
Alumni, students, families, faculty, staff, let’s start a new tradition. Say, "cheese"!

Resnick Library
10 a.m. – 2 p.m. *Tours at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. 
Visit SUNY Delhi’s beautifully appointed library, visit special collection rooms, and see archival materials.  College yearbooks and a digitized archive of decades of student newspapers will be available to peruse.

Golden Alumni Brunch Buffet for Classes and Friends of 1970, 1971 & 1972
*Pre-registration required.*  
Bluestone Restaurant & Pub at the Delhi College Golf Course
10 a.m. - Noon
Reunite with classmates. Tri-Atelier brothers of the “golden era” will also meet up at the brunch.

Lunch Options
MacDonald Hall Dining Center (2nd floor)
Opens at 10:30 a.m. All you can eat. No pre-sale required.

Farrell Center (1st Floor) *Pre-registration required.*
11 a.m. – 1 p.m.         

Village Harvest Festival

Village Square - 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Try a local eatery or food truck vendor downtown.  Shuttle service includes drop-off and pick-up at the Harvest Festival.  Pick up shuttle for this at Bush Hall Bus Stop.

20th Annual Cruise In Car Show
Decker Auto Lab, SUNY Delhi Valley Campus
10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Sponsored by the Automotive Technology Club & the School of Applied Technologies and Architecture, see beautiful classic cars on display by alumni, retired faculty, and local automobile enthusiasts! Awards start at 1 p.m. Trophies and door prizes. Shuttle service includes drop-off and pick-up at the Auto Lab.  Pick up shuttle for this at Bush Hall Bus Stop.

Inflatables, Games and Face Painters - 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Sand Art/Wax Hands (while supplies last) - Farrell Center, Room 127

Mini Golf - Farrell Center, Room 129

Face Painters - Farrell Center, 1st Floor Lobby

Mechanical Surfboard - Farrell Center, Loft, 2nd Floor

Inflatable Axe Throwing - Farrell Center, Multicultural Lounge, 1st Floor

Digital Caricaturists

Farrell Center, Room 112 - 12 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Get your wild and wacky caricature made by our digital artists!

SUNY Delhi Broncos Dedication of Neil Riddell Field 12:45 p.m.
Join us as we honor Neil Riddell '62 for his significant contributions in realizing a major upgrade for SUNY Delhi Athletics, a new turf field for Men's and Women's Soccer and Lacrosse. 

Broncos Home Soccer Game/s Men’s & Women’s 1 p.m. and 3:30 p.m.
Neil Riddell Field (above the mini-dome). Hot dog stand will have refreshments for sale.
Cheer on the SUNY Delhi Broncos as they take on Cazenovia

Paint Your Own Ornament *Pre-registration recommended*
Farrell Center Alumni Lounge (2nd Floor)
1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Paint your own seasonal keepsakes or pick them up to go and paint them at home. Two ornaments branded with the college logo plus paint supplies, $20.

Horse-Drawn Wagon Rides

Smith Parking Lot - 1 p.m. to approx. 5 p.m. (based on horses' stamina)

Take an old fashioned wagon ride around part of campus!  It is a great way to take in the sights while on campus.

Hypnotist Keith Karkut

Okun Theatre, Farrell Center

3:00 pm

Hypnotist Keith Karkut has been practicing Hypnosis for over 21 years.  Keith’s blend of on-stage comedy and performance makes this a show that people will be talking about for years to come.  It could be that you have no idea how many fingers you have, or what your real name is or even where you were born.  You never know what is going to happen during A JOURNEY INTO THE MIND.

Campus During Spring 1970
Centennial Center, Sanford Hall (2nd floor)
2 p.m. – 3 p.m.
Historian Wayne McCabe ’70, leads an interactive look back with discussion about the Delhi campus in the turbulent year of 1970.

Wine Tasting *Pre-registration required. *
Sanford Stop Café, Sanford Hall (2nd floor)
3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Kennedy Lounge Cash Bar, Alumni Hall (1st floor)
4 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.

Fall Dinner at Farrell or in the Agora *Pre-registration required. *
4 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Option 1:  Brooks BBQ Chicken Dinner
Option 2:  Bronco Buffet

Bingo
Farrell Commons/Dining room, Farrell Center (1st floor)
8 p.m.
SUNY Delhi’s Student Programming Board (SPB) hosts the traditional game with some non-traditional twists. Come and play for fun and exciting prizes!

Weekend Movie - Thor: Love and Thunder
The Okun Theatre, Farrell Student & Community Center (1st Floor)
8 p.m. and 10 p.m.

Sunday, October 2

Brunch
MacDonald Hall Dining Center (2nd Floor)
Opens at 10:30 a.m. All you can eat. No pre-sale required.
Find a wide variety of options, including hot and cold beverages.

Delaware County’s 10th Annual Out-of-the-Darkness Suicide Prevention Walk
Begins at 1 p.m. from Parking Lot by Main Campus Entrance
The brothers of Kappa Sigma Epsilon helped start and continue to keep this important event moving forward at SUNY Delhi and in the Delaware County, NY community. 
More info: AFSP Out-of-the-Darkness Community Walks 

Throughout the Weekend 

Barnes & Noble Campus Bookstore and Café
Farrell Student & Community Center
Shop for mementos.  SUNY Delhi Alumni receive a special discount! Enjoy Starbuck’s drinks and other delicious refreshments.

Bluestone Pub & Restaurant  at the College Golf Course will be open from 10 a.m. – 9 p.m., with entertainment Saturday night. 

Delhi College Golf Course
Enjoy the college’s beautifully appointed course. 18 holes on Friday is $30 p/p with cart; Saturday is $35 p/p with cart. Call 607-746-GOLF (4653) for tee-times, or register online, and you will be contacted to confirm your tee time.

Meet "Blaze" Delhi's Mascot & Other Photo Opportunities

Other Campus Dining Options
Barnes & Noble Starbucks Café - Farrell Center
Campus Convenience – Gerry Hall
Treat Street – Farrell Center

Weekend Fitness
Kunsela Hall Pool
Friday from 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday from 12 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Open swim in SUNY Delhi’s Olympic-sized pool.

Clark Field House
Saturday & Sunday from 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Work out in SUNY Delhi’s state-of-the-art fitness center with expansive views from Clark Field House. 

I’m excited. My parents come every year. We really enjoy campus. My mom loves walking around to see the changes on campus and my dad loves seeing the automotive area. The bookstore is always a must - lots of great food, and my parents make new friends, which is great,” said senior Kara Kennedy.

Family enjoying SUNY Delhi

This weekend is about much more than enjoying all the amazing fun we have planned. From freshmen to seniors, students make new friends and manifest the true Bronco spirit of community and family,” said Lori Barnes.

Questions?
Office of Admissions

118 Bush Hall