* Some events require registration on separate websites.
Saturday, Feb. 11
Reading with Rodney
Rodney will “read” to children at the library, do an arts and craft activity and take pictures. There will also be snacks for the kids.
When: 10 a.m.-Noon Saturday, Feb. 11
Where: North Courthouse Library, 325 Courthouse Road, Richmond, VA 23236
Sunday, Feb. 12
Painting Floyd and Franklin
Make your mark at Homecoming and paint a VCU logo on campus. Students and alumni will join together to stencil VCU logos on Floyd Avenue and Franklin Street. Coffee and hot chocolate will be provided. No painting experience required.
When: 1-4 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 12
Where: Meet on Floyd Avenue between the Student Commons and Cabell Library
Wednesday, Feb. 15
Women’s basketball vs. Dayton
Discounted game-day tickets are available for alumni to purchase.
When: 6 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 15
Where: Stuart C. Siegel Center, 1200 W. Broad St.
Online Bingo hosted by Students Today Alumni Tomorrow
Test your Ram trivia and pop culture knowledge at a special Homecoming bingo. Prizes will be awarded to the winner of each game and all attendees will be automatically entered to win a prize. This online event is open to all students and alumni and is hosted by Spencer Vincent, (B.I.S.’20/UC), former STAT member and VCU Homecoming king and member of Eta Xi Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity.
When: 7-8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 15
Where: Via Zoom; link provided to registrants.
Friday, Feb. 17
Alumni Night Out
Welcome home, Rams! Kick off Homecoming Weekend at one of Richmond’s newest nightlife spots, The Park RVA, and reconnect with friends. Enjoy duckpin bowling, mini golf and more. Get Homecoming started right. $10 ticket includes: a drink, food and swag.
When: 8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 17
Where: The Park RVA, 1407 Cummings Dr., Richmond, VA 23220
Cost: $10 ticket includes a drink, food and swag.
Saturday, Feb. 18
Emerging Leaders Program and VCU LEAD Reunions
The Emerging Leaders Program invites program alumni to campus, and back to VCU Transform, to celebrate ELP friendships and to learn what ELP has been up to for the past 16 years. Lunch provided. RSVP required. Register online or email Rebecca Halligan at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
When: 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 18
Where: West Grace North Residence Hall, 830 W. Grace St.
Golden Alumni Get-together
Join fellow Golden Alumni from the Class of 1973 and earlier for a get-together prior to the men’s basketball game. Afterward, walk across the street to the Siegel Center as VCU takes on Fordham. To attend the game you must purchase a reduced game ticket. The get-together is complementary and offers beverages and snacks but registration is required.
When: Noon-2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 18
Where: Shift Retail Lab, 1235 W. Broad St.
All-alumni Block Party
Get game-time ready at the Homecoming All-alumni Block Party. VCU Alumni and VCU Athletics have teamed up to bring you the Homecoming fan zone, presented by American Campus Communities. Enjoy games, music, food trucks, swag and more before the men’s basketball team takes on Fordham at 2:30pm. All ages welcome! You can find us on Harrison Street between Marshall and Broad streets. RSVP to reserve your limited-edition SWAG, only available at the alumni tent, inside the block party.
When: 12:30-2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 18
Where: Harrison Street between Broad and Marshall Street, next to the Siegel Center
Questions? Contact Savannah Hazelwood, signature events coordinator, at email@example.com.
Registration is limited.