Tuesday, September 10, 2013

Celebrating 10 Years of the Outdoors and SUU


TEN YEARS OF OUTDOORS AT SUU
You are invited to attend the
SUU Outdoor Recreation
10th Anniversary Celebration!
“Connect, Cultivate, Celebrate”

When: SUU Homecoming Week - October 10-12, 2013
Where: Cedar City, Utah

All current and former SUU students, professionals, and community members involved or interested in anything outdoors at SUU are welcome. Why should you come?
·      Connect with old friends
·      Cultivate new friendships and build the future of SUU and the Outdoors
·      Celebrate SUU and the amazing outdoors

Thursday Oct. 10
   11:30 a.m. - Special Outdoor Education Series “Hike Down Memory Lane…Remembering 10 Years of Outdoors at SUU
·      Join SUU alumni, students, faculty, staff and community in swapping memories and stories over the last 10 years of outdoor life at SUU
·      Sharwan Smith Student Center Living Room (see No. 42 at http://www.suu.edu/campmap/campus.html)
Friday Oct. 11
·      (Check specific times listed below)
·      Reservations required.
o   Deadline Wednesday, October 9, 2013
o   Reservations can be made by calling SUU Outdoors at 435.865.8704  (10 am – 5 pm, M-F) or by email at suuoutdoors@gmail.com
·      Your choice of three recreation opportunities
·      Trips leave from SUU Outdoors
·      All activities are free
·      National Parks Adventure
·      Zion National Park, Kolob Canyons
·      National Park Geology expert and SUU Dean of Science, Dr. Robert Eves will join us
·      All ages welcome
·      10 am – 2 pm
·      20 person limit 
·      Reservation required
·      Bring a lunch and water, dress for the weather (layers)
·                     Canyoneering Adventure
·      Kolob Terrace area
·      Ages 8 and up
·      9 am – 4 pm
·      20 person limit
·      Reservation required
·      Bring a lunch and water, dress for weather (layers) inc. jacket)

·                     Family Adventure  
                       Kayaking, Rock Climbing, and outdoor games/activities on SUU campus 
·      All ages welcome
·      Reservation required
  6 p.m.        Dutch Oven Dinner and Fundraising Event for Scholarships
·      Join us for a wonderful evening of sharing memories with good friends and good food
·      Willow Glen Inn (See http://www.willowgleninn.com for directions)
·      Dinner, auction, camp songs, music, displays, memories
·      Dutch Oven Dinner Menu: Mesquite Roasted Chicken, BBQ Roast Beef, Dutch Oven Potatoes, Sourdough Bread, Vegetable
·      Cost $15 for adults, and $10 for SUU students and children under 12.
·      Reservation required
o   Payment and Reservation Deadline: Friday, October 4, 2013
o   Reservations can be made by calling SUU Outdoors at 435.865.8704  (10 am – 5 pm) or by email at suuoutdoors@gmail.com
  9 p.m.        SUU Observatory
                              Scopes will be set up for viewing – come join us for stargazing

Saturday Oct. 12
  7:30 a.m.  ROTC 5K Fun Run  
  9:30 a.m. Alumni Pancake Breakfast at the Alumni House
  11 a.m.      Parade
·      Join the OR Reunion Float
·      Decorate at 10 am at parking lot in front of SUU Outdoors
  12 p.m.      Tailgate Party
·      Food and fun  (slackline, climbing wall, games, campfire)
·      Field west of stadium
  2 p.m.        SUU Homecoming Football Game


WE HOPE YOU’LL JOIN US FOR ANY OR ALL OF THE ACTIVITIES!


FOR TRIP OR DINNER RESERVATIONS, OR TO MAKE A DONATION,
CONTACT SUU OUTDOORS

CALL               435.865.8704 (Hours 10 am – 5 pm M-F)
EMAIL            suuoutdoors@gmail.com
IN PERSON     SUU Outdoors, Sharwan Smith Student Center, Southern Utah University

DEADLINES:

            DUTCH OVEN DINNER                              FRIDAY OCTOBER 4, 2013
            TRIPS                                                             WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 9, 2013
            DONATIONS                                                FOREVER, BUT THE SOONER THE BETTER!

PLEASE CONSIDER “PAYING IT FORWARD” AND HELPING FUTURE STUDENTS BE ABLE TO CONTINUE TO BE TRAINED AS OUTDOOR PROFESSIONALS. A donation of any size would be appreciated. All donations will go towards scholarships for current and future students in the Outdoor Recreation in Parks and Tourism program.

            10 Year Anniversary T-shirt for 10 bucks                                          $10.00

            Cash Donations
                        Mt. Everest Level                                                                  $501 and up
                        Mt. McKinley Level                                                               $101 - $500
                        Kings Peak Level                                                                    $1 - $100
                       

For more information and updates contact SUU Outdoors at suuoutdoors@gmail.com or 435.865.8704


Sponsored by Southern Utah University, Harry Reid Outdoor Engagement Center,
SUU Outdoors, and the SUU Outdoor Recreation in Parks and Tourism Program 

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