Category Archives: Events

IHOP Brunch

Nicole Okai ’14 has got one delicious invitation for you:

International House’s 2nd Annual IHOP Fundraiser for LiNK (Liberty in North Korea), Relay for Life and Food not Bombs! It’s gonna be this Saturday and it’s gonna be delicious!Come and enjoy awesome delicious, Beyonce-approved (not legally but spiritually) pancakes from all different cultures:

Chinese scallion pancakes
French crepes
Dutch pannekoek pancakes
Jewish potato latkes
American rainbow flapjacks
Japanese okonomiyaki
Korean kimchi pancakes
Ramadan al-qatayef pancakes 

**Tickets are still selling in Usdan Friday during lunch and dinner times, and will be sold at the event too! $3 or a canned good for a ticket. Proceeds go to the 3 charities!*** 

Co-sponsored by: The Bayit, French Hall, Community Service House, Open House, Japanese Hall, Turath House, Relay for Life, LiNK, ResLife

Date: Tomorrow, April 27
Time: 11:00AM-12:00PM
Place: Usdan Courtyard

5K for Brighter Dawns

From Alexa Crawford ‘15:

Run for a cause! Help improve health conditions in the slums of
Bangladesh in the 3rd annual 5K for Brighter Dawns! The race will be
around campus, starting at the Usdan Courtyard. Take the race at any
pace; the important thing is getting out there and supporting the
cause.

Pre-register online here.

T-shirts, tote bags, and small gifts made by the Bangladeshi residents
of Khalishpur can be purchased at the event, and refreshments will be
provided. Awards will be given out for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place.

When: Saturday, April 27th, 10am – noon
Where: Starting at Usdan Courtyard
Cost: $10
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Second Annual Wesleyan Fencing Open

Fencers with Staches

En garde! Message from Sarah Lerman-Sinkoff ’14:

W’Escrime: The Wesleyan Fencing Club, is excited to announce the 2nd Annual Wesleyan Open! Once just an intercollegiate event, Wesleyan Fencing will be hosting fencers from across CT to a mixed tournament this Saturday in the Bacon Field House! Come cheer on Wesleyan and Middletown!

Also, if you’re one of those experienced fencers with equipment lying around their room but hasn’t gotten a chance to join W’Escrime for a practice (we know you’re out there :) ), feel welcome to pre-register here and participate! 

Events (check the link for pre-registration times):
Mixed Epee
Mixed Sabre
Mixed Foil
5$/event for non-W’Escrime members

Date: April 27th
Time: 10AM – 3PM
Place: Bacon Field House
Cost: $5/event, spectating is free!

Dessert for All

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From Sofia Warren ’13:

WesAGE presents the tenth annual International Dessert Fair!
Come spend some time with the elderly of Middletown and enjoy some
FREE desserts and entertainment

Featured donations from: Tschudin Chocolates, Tandoor, Lizzie B’s Sweet Creations,
Tibetan Kitchen, and Fusion Bakery.

Performances including:West African drumming, South Indian voice group, Vietnamese souvenir raffle

Date: Friday, April 27th
Time: 2:45-4:30 PM
Place: Senior Center (down the street from Broad Street)
Cost: FREE!!!