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Pace University welcomes friends and neighbors to first-ever Communiversity Day!
September 28, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 7:00 pm$5 – $12
For more than fifty years, Pace University has been a proud member of the Westchester community. On Saturday, September 28, visit the beautiful Pleasantville campus and enjoy a day of fun and discovery for all ages! You’ll find the Harris Project’s Co-Occurring Disorders Awareness (CODA) Walk, football and soccer games, food trucks, birds of prey demonstrations, and much more!
*The first 300 guests to register for Communiversity Day will receive a free drawstring bag and the first 100 will receive free tickets to the football game*
For more information about the Harris project’s 2nd Annual Walk to raise Co-Occurring Disorders Awareness or to register for the walk: https://theharrisproject.org/walk/
Please review the full schedule below for specific event details:
9:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.: Check-in table outside of the Kessel Student Center.
10:00 a.m.: Registration table outside of the Kessel Student Center for those participating in the Harris Project’s Co-Occurring Disorders Awareness (CODA) Walk. If interested, join in on the walk or make a team.
0:30 a.m.–11:30 a.m.: The Harris Project CODA Walk
11:00 a.m.–2:30 p.m.: Food trucks available along Shirley Beth’s Way and Family Fun Activities in the Alumni Quad. Join us for family friendly fun with our student organizations hosting a variety of activities including arts and crafts, carnival booths, photo opportunities, and games!
12:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.: Pace University Football vs. Saint Anselm in Pace Stadium
Catch the Setters as they take on rival St. Anselm in a key Northeast 10 game at Pace Stadium. Be one of the first 100 to register and get your free ticket to cheer on the Blue & Gold.
2:30 p.m.–3:30 p.m.: Birds of Prey at the Environmental Center
Join James Eyring, Assistant Director of the Dyson College Nature Center, and Master Falconer, for an unforgettable demonstration with hawks, owls and falcons. Learn about the role these predators play in a healthy natural community and the Nature Center’s work with birds of prey. Be prepared as several of these raptors zoom past you in free flight!
3:30 p.m.–5:00 p.m.: “Meet the Animals” at the Environmental Center
Come visit the animals who call the Dyson College Nature Center home. A student guided visit will introduce you to the Nature Center and the places you can go to visit the animals. Our farm animals and birds are popular with the entire Pace community giving smiles, helping to relieve stress, and in some cases providing substitutes for pets left at home.
3:30 p.m.–5:00 p.m.: Organic Vegetable Gardening at the Environmental Center
Walk through our organic vegetable garden and talk to the students and staff who care for it. Learn about some of the techniques and methods used to grow vegetables without synthetic fertilizers or pesticides. Perfect for the beginner who wants to grow vegetables at home next spring. The program is ongoing so you can come and go at any time between 3:30-5:00.
6:00 p.m.: Pace University Women’s Soccer vs. Assumption in Pace Stadium
Cap off your day by watching Pace women’s soccer battle with Northeast 10 conference foe Assumption at Pace Stadium. Admission is free!