Lil' Sibs Weekend

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Lil' Sibs Weekend: April 20-21, 2018

Lil Sibs weekend is a weekend filled with events tailored to younger siblings of all ages. This event occurs annually in April, and this year's theme is Dancing through the Decades

Day-of registration is now available, but please note that supplies (t-shirts, drawstring bags, etc.) are limited on a first come, first serve basis. You can register day-of on Friday, April 20th from 4:00-8:30 PM in Marquette Place (the second floor of the Alumni Memorial Union).

IMPORTANT NOTE: Once you have completed registration, please fill out the waiver and optional photography release at the links below. 

Once the waivers are completed, please send them to the Residence Hall Association. You can return waivers in one of three ways:

  • Scan and email waivers to siblingsweekend@marquette.edu ATTN: Lil' Sibs Waiver
  • Fax waivers to: 414-288-5108 ATTN: Lil' Sibs Waiver
  • Mail waivers to:
    RHA Lil Sibs Weekend
    1032 W Wisconsin Ave
    Carpenter Tower, Rm. 119
    Milwaukee WI, 53233 

Lil Sibs 2018 Schedule of Events

WELCOME AND REGISTRATION

When: April 20th, 2018 4:00-8:30 pm

Where: Marquette Place

What: Registration and Welcome Events & Decade Themed Games

Who: Hosted by RHA

How: Walk to the AMU

 

PRESTO CHANGO!

When: Fri, April 20, 7-9 pm

Where: Weasler Auditorium

What: Come one come all to the greatest magic show of all!

Who: Hosted by Cobeen Community Programming Council

How: Walk to the Weasler Auditorium

 

PANCAKE BREAKFAST

When: Saturday April 21st, 2018 8:00-10:00 am

Where: Schroeder Hall

What: Come eat some warm and delicious pancakes to start your day

Who: Hosted by RHA

How: Walk to Schroeder

 

ROARING 20S PHOTO BOOTH AND HAT CRAFTING

When: Saturday, April 21st, 2018 10:00-12:00pm

Where: Humphrey Auditorium

What: 20’s style hat and headband decorating and a 20s-style photo booth

Who: Hosted by Humphrey Community Programming Council

How: Walk to Humphrey Hall

 

FUTURISTIC CARICATURES

When: Saturday, April 21st, 2018 11:00-1:00pm

Where: McCabe Lobby

What: Get a futuristic caricature and participate in a futuristic photo booth

Who: Hosted by Apartments Council

How: Walk to McCabe

 

FREEZE IN THE 90S

When: Saturday, April 21st, 2018 12:00-2:00pm

Where: Carpenter Tower

What: Come play some Freeze Dance to 90s songs- win some cool prizes, have some good snacks, and make some 90s crafts!

Who: Hosted by Carpenter Community Programming Council

How: Walk to Carpenter Tower

 

BE PRESENT WITH NOW GAMES

When: Sat, April 21, 1-3 pm

Where: O’Donnell Hall Basement

What: Snacks and a variety of cool games/ video games from the present time, including Rock Band!

Who: Hosted by O”Donnell Community Programming Council

How: Walk to O’Donnell Hall

 

GROOVY 60S TIE-DYE

When: Sat, April 21, 2-4 pm

Where: Southtowne Square (South of AMU)

What: Get funky with some 60s Tie-Dye for those Lil Sibs t-shirts you get!

Who: Hosted by Abbottsford Community Programming Council

How: Walk to AMU

 

BACK TO THE FUTURE BINGO

When: Sat, April 21, 3-5 pm

Where: Annex Courts

What: Back to the Future glow-tastic Bingo, photo booth, prizes

Who: Hosted by Schroeder and McCormick Community Programming Councils

How: Walk to Annex Courts

 

HULA HOOP YOUR WAY INTO THE 50S

When: Sat, April 21, 4-6 pm

Where: Mashuda Hall

What: 50s Style Dance, Hula Hoop Contest as well as a 50s soda bar!

Who: Hosted by Mashuda Community Programming Council

How: Walk to Mashuda Hall

 

ROLL THROUGH TIME

When: Sat, April 21, 6-8 pm

Where: Annex Bowling Alley

What: Come play some FREE Bowling, eat free food, and play Name that Tune to win some great prizes!

Who: Hosted by Straz Community Programming Council

How: Walk to Annex

 

HUNGER CLEAN-UP (MARQUETTE STUDENT MUST REGISTER SEPARATELY)

When: Saturday, April 21 2018; 8:30 AM-2:00PM

Where: City of Milwaukee

What: Hunger Clean-Up is Marquette’s biggest day of service! Join together with to learn about our city, reflect on Marquette values, and serve with your friends! Hunger Clean-Up teams are assigned to a local nonprofit to volunteer for a few hours, beginning at 8:30am.

  • Sibs age 14+ can volunteer off-campus with their Big Sib. Big Sibs should register at mu.edu/hcu and select the Lil Sibs team. (Lil Sibs are not able to participate on other teams.) Lil Sibs should register here. Transportation is provided.
  • Sibs age 13 or under can participate in a special service project at the Pancake Breakfast! You do not need to register with Hunger Clean-Up.

 

JAZZ IN THE ANNEX

When: Sat, April 21, 8pm-9:30pm

Where: Annex Court

What: Listen to the Jazz Band play some music

Who: Jazz Band

How: Walk to Annex

 

INCREDIBLE IRISH DANCERS

When: Sat, April 21, Time TBD

Where: Humphrey Auditorium

What: Watch and participate in a performance by the Irish Dancing Club

Who: Irish Dancing Club

How: Walk to Humphrey Hall

Hunger Clean-Up and Lil Sibs Weekend

Hunger Clean-Up is Marquette’s biggest day of service! Join together with to learn about our city, reflect on Marquette values, and serve with your friends! Hunger Clean-Up teams are assigned to a local nonprofit to volunteer for a few hours, beginning at 8:30am.

  • Sibs age 14+ can volunteer off-campus with their Big Sib. Big Sibs should register at mu.edu/hcu and select the Lil Sibs team. (Lil Sibs are not able to participate on other teams.) Lil Sibs should register here. Transportation is provided.
  • Sibs age 13 or under can participate in a special service project at the Pancake Breakfast! You do not need to register with Hunger Clean-Up.

Registration Link

Questions? Feel free to contact the RHA office at (414) 288-5851 or siblingsweekend@marquette.edu or the main Office of Residence Life at (414) 288-7208.