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Parties and pumpkin events for Family Weekend

Celebrate with loved ones at these festivities
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Happy Family Weekend, and welcome to Pullman parents and families! We have such a late football game on Saturday, I am sure everyone is trying to fill their time with other activities.

I found some events and activities for everyone, so if you still have time, be sure to check these out.

Enjoy!

Jeffrey Gibson: They Teach Love

  • What: Exhibition of work by internationally recognized artist Jeffrey Gibson
  • When: 10 a.m.–4 p.m. Tuesdays–Saturdays until March 9, 2024
  • Where: Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art WSU

Here in a Homemade Forest: Common Reading Connections

  • What: Exhibition of work by Indigenous and non-Indigenous American artists inspired by the WSU common reading book “Braiding Sweetgrass” by Robin Wall Kimmerer
  • When: 10 a.m.–4 p.m. Tuesdays–Saturdays until March 9, 2024
  • Where: Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art WSU

Gatsby Party

  • What: Roaring ‘20s Gatsby Party with dinner and silent auction
  • When: 7–9 p.m. Friday
  • Where: Regency Pullman
  • Cost: $50 for individual tickets, $350 for table of 8

Golf Simulator Tournament

  • What: Family weekend golf simulator competition with prizes
  • When: 10 a.m.–8 p.m. Friday–Sunday
  • Where: Airway Hills Golf Center
  • Cost: Normal simulator pricing

Family Weekend Festivities

  • What: Activities including honey tasting, souvenir photos, shopping for Coug-made gear and more
  • When: 8 a.m.–6 p.m. Friday
  • Where: Brelsford WSU Visitor Center

Pumpkin Drop

  • What: 18th annual pumpkin drop, dropping decorated pumpkins, with stations for decorations, physics demos, scavenger hunts and concessions
  • When: 9 a.m.–12 p.m Saturday
  • Where: Webster Physical Science Building

Craft Fair

  • What: Fall- and holiday-themed craft fair with vintage treasures and craft fair vendors
  • When: 9 a.m.–3 p.m. Saturday
  • Where: Palouse Community Center in Palouse

Open Mic Night

  • What: Open Mic Night allowing instruments, songs, stories and more
  • When: 6–8 p.m. Nov. 9
  • Where: Compton Union Building Reunion

I hope you enjoyed this list of events this week, and I will be back next week with more. If there is an event you want to see here next week, feel free to reach me at [email protected].

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About the Contributors
ALEXANDRIA OSBORNE, Editor-in-chief
Alexandria started working for the Evergreen in October 2020 as a news reporter and eventually hopped around to the roots/life, opinion and culture sections. She was a copy editor for three semesters beginning in January 2021 and was the Life editor in fall 2022. She was the copy chief for the summer and fall 2023 semesters, and is currently the editor-in-chief for the spring 2024 semester. She is from Tri-Cities, WA, and is always writing in her free time.
MADDY RICE, Evergreen photographer
Maddy Rice is a photographer for the Daily Evergreen. Originally from White Center, Washington, she is a sophomore majoring in Business Managment, with a minor in Sports Managment. Maddy began working for the Daily Evergreen in the Fall of 2023.