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Grandparents Day 2014

Grandparents Day 2014

April 4, 2014

When
Friday, April 4
Contact
Shannon Baker
562-906-4535

All Biola students and their grandparents are invited to join us for a day full of activities! Grandparents will have the chance to experience their grandchild’s home away from home as well as attend chapel, take golf cart tours, lunch with President Corey, seminars from Biola professors and much more!

Registration for the Luncheon with the President is now closed. Grandparents and their students are welcome to attend chapel, go on a tour, participate in a seminar, and play lawn games but we are not able to accommodate additional guests for the luncheon and will not be taking a waiting list. The cafeteria and all other on-campus eateries will be open throughout the day!

Schedule

Check-In Begins
9:00 a.m. 
Fluor Fountain

Chapel
9:30 - 10:20 a.m. 
Chase Gymnasium
Dr. Ken Berding

Morning Activity Options

Golf Cart Campus Tours
10:45 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Fluor Fountain
Student last name A-M

Lawn Games
10:45 a.m.- 12:30 p.m.
Metzger Lawn

Morning Seminar
11:00 - 12:00 p.m.  
Sutherland Auditorium
"Ideas Have Consequences - The Importance of Loving God with our Minds."
Presented by David Horner, Ph.D., Professor of Philosophy and Biblical Studies

Lunch Buffett
12:30 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.
Metzger Lawn
Welcome by President Corey.
Registration for the Luncheon with the President is now closed. Grandparents and their students are welcome to attend chapel, go on a tour, participate in a seminar, and play lawn games but we are not able to accommodate additional guests for the luncheon and will not be taking a waiting list. The cafeteria and all other on-campus eateries will be open throughout the day!

Afternoon Activity Options

Golf Cart Campus Tours
2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Fluor Fountain
Student last name N-Z

Lawn Games
2:00 p.m.-  3:30 p.m.
Metzger Lawn

Afternoon Seminar
2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. 
Sutherland Auditorium
"Ideas Have Consequences - The Importance of Loving God with our Minds."
Presented by David Horner, Ph.D., Professor of Philosophy and Biblical Studies
(Reapeat of the morning seminar)

Staying late? Here are a few things happening on campus after Grandparents Day activities come to a close:

Biola Tennis Matches vs. Arizona Christian
2:00 p.m.- Men's Tennis
3:30 p.m.- Women's Tennis
Biola Tennis Courts 

"God, Where are You in Culture?"
7:00 p.m.
Sutherland Auditorium
Presented by Associated Students

Please note that Grandparents Day is a special day for students and their grandparents. Additional guests will be accepted if grandparents require mobility assistance.We are unable to provide wheelchairs for guests. Please bring your own wheelchair or motor scooter if you require mobility assistance.

Registration for the Luncheon with the President is now closed. Grandparents and their students are welcome to attend chapel, go on a tour, participate in a seminar, and play lawn games but we are not able to accommodate additional guests for the luncheon and will not be taking a waiting list. The cafeteria and all other on-campus eateries will be open throughout the day!

Be sure to discuss your plans for the day with your student before making final arrangements! 

Planning Your Visit

Airports near Biola University
Long Beach (LGB)- 15 miles
John Wayne, Orange County (SNA)- 24 miles
Los Angeles International Airport (LAX)- 27 miles
Burbank Airport (BUR)- 32 miles
Ontario Airport (ONT)- 33 miles

Transportation from Airports to Biola University
Prime Time Shuttle: 1-800-RED-VANS
SuperShuttle: 800-258-3826
Call ahead to make reservations

Hotel Partners
Holiday Inn La Mirada
14299 Firestone Blvd., La Mirada, CA 90638
714-739-8500

Holiday Inn Buena Park
7000 Beach Boulevard, Buena Park, CA 90620
714-522-7000
 

Biola University
13800 Biola Ave. La Mirada, CA 90639
1-562-903-6000