Alumni Reunion scheduled for October 3Penn State Berks will hold its second annual Alumni Reunion on Saturday, Oct. 3, beginning at 12 noon at the Reading Crowne Plaza. All Berks alumni and Penn State alumni who attended Berks campus, and their family and friends are invited. The cost is $10 per person and the menu includes salad bar, beer can chicken, smoked flank steak, corn on the cob, baked potatoes, rolls, assorted nonalcoholic beverages, Penn State Creamery ice cream, and grilled stickies. A cash bar will also be available. There will be games and the indoor swimming pool will be available.
Following the reunion, there will be a football tailgate party for the Penn State vs. Illinois game at the same location, sponsored by the Penn State Berks Alumni Society and the Berks County Chapter of the Penn State Alumni Association, in conjunction with the Reading Crowne Plaza. The football tailgate will begin one hour prior to kickoff. The cost is $3 per person (children under 13 are free).
Tailgate refreshments include chicken wings, hot hors d’oeuvres, and a fruit and cheese tray, all donated by the Reading Crowne Plaza. In addition, grilled stickies and Creamery ice cream, non-alcoholic and alcoholic beverages, and bar menu items will be available for purchase.
One lucky alumnus will win an overnight stay for two (alumni only). In addition, there will be door prizes (one per quarter), trivia questions (two per quarter), a 50/50 raffle, kids activities, and adult contests including Pin the Tail on the Nittany Lion, Best Joe Pa Look Alike, and Most Spirited Penn State Fan.
Check the alumni Web site for reunion and tailgate times, which will be dependent on the football game kickoff time. For more information or to RSVP, call the Alumni Office at 610-396-6057 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.