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Holiday Hoopla 2019

Holiday Hoopla | Thursday, December 19, 2019

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At our annual Holiday Hoopla, we celebrate the kick-off of winter break and alumni coming home with music, gingerbread decorating, a hot beverage bar, and an ugly holiday sweater competition—followed by the Home for the Holidays Dinner & Alumni Basketball game! Holiday Hoopla is a free celebration! Guests may attend either or both events, so please bring family and friends!

Winter Fest Party

3-5 p.m. | Love Hall Lower Level Patio

Festive fun for all ages! Join us for gingerbread decorating, ugly holiday sweater contest, hot beverage bar, music, and more. (Ugly Sweater Contest Judging is from 3-4 p.m. with winners announced at 4:30 p.m.)

Home for the Holidays Dinner & Alumni Basketball Game

Alumni Gym | 5-7 p.m. (Tip-off is approximately 5:30 p.m.) 

Enjoy dinner on us while watching alumni from a variety of years hit the courts in a special game! Free event! All ages and all community members welcome—dinner is complimentary.

If you are interested in playing in the Alumni Basketball game, please contact Elizabeth Garland:, 828-210-9149, or sign up online.