Please feel free to download the 150th schedule below.

ALPHA DEUTERON CHAPTER

of

The Fraternity of Phi Gamma Delta

 

2016 SESQUICENTENNIAL CELEBRATION

IWU Homecoming Weekend — September 30 to October 2, 2016

Fiji Celebrates 150 Years at Illinois Wesleyan University!

Chartered December 4, 1866 — “Not for College Days Alone”

 

SCHEDULE OF ACTIVITIES                                  

Bold and underlined indicates events included with ticket.

 Asterisk (*) indicates additional charges.

Friday, September 30                                           

 

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.  Campus Tours of Illinois Wesleyan University

                                                Tours begin at corner of University Ave. & East St. near Memorial Center.

                                                Self-guided tour brochures available in Nell Eckley Lounge.

                                                Limited availability of golf carts with student drivers / tour guides.

 

1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.  Fiji Golf Outing*

                                              Crestwicke Country Club

                                              15671 East 910 North Road

                                              Bloomington, IL  61705

                                              Telephone:  (309) 829-8092

                                              One hour of tee times blocked

                                              Rate:  $45.00/player includes golf cart (normally $70)

 

5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.  Fiji 150th Welcome Reception

                                               DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Bloomington

                                               10 Brickyard Drive

                                               Bloomington, IL  61701

                                               Telephone:  (309) 664-6446

                                               Cash bar & heavy hors d’oeuvres included with Saturday banquet ticket.

                                               Location of reception room to be posted in hotel lobby.

                                               Pledge Class meet-ups to follow in various locations around Bloomington.

 

7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.  Titanium Pep Rally & 66th Annual Titan Games

                                                8:00 - 8:30 p.m. is approximate start time for Fiji-Sig Rope Pull

                                                IWU POLICY:  No alcohol; intoxicated alumni will not be admitted.

                                                Tucci Stadium / Wilder Field  (IWU Football Stadium next to Fiji House)

                                                300 Titan Drive

                                                Bloomington, IL  61701

 

 

Saturday, October 1

 

10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. Alpha Deuteron Chapter Open House for Graduate Brothers

                                                 NOTE:  Alcohol is not permitted in or around the Chapter House!

                                                 This is both Phi Gamma Delta & IWU policy.  Alcohol in the Chapter

                                                 House will result in our immediate suspension.

                                                 Phi Gamma Delta

                                                 1601 North Franklin Avenue

                                                 Bloomington, IL  61701

10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.  IWU Alumni Association “Titan Tailgate” with local food trucks

                                                Shirk Center Parking Lot

                                               (Enter parking lot from Fell Avenue, east of Shirk Center)

                                               302 East Emerson Street

                                               Bloomington, IL  61701

 

1:00 p.m.               Homecoming Football Game* — IWU vs. Wheaton College

                                    Tucci Stadium / Wilder Field  (IWU Football Stadium next to Fiji House)

                                    300 Titan Drive

                                    Bloomington, IL  61701

 

6:00 p.m.                Sesquicentennial Pre-Dinner Reception

                                    DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Bloomington

                                    10 Brickyard Drive

                                    Bloomington, IL  61701

                                    Telephone:  (309) 664-6446

                                    Business Attire / Sport Coat & Tie Requested

                                    Cash bar & light hors d’oeuvres included with banquet ticket.

                                    Location of reception area to be posted in hotel lobby.

 

7:30 p.m.               Alpha Deuteron Sesquicentennial Banquet

                                    DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Bloomington

                                    10 Brickyard Drive

                                    Bloomington, IL  61701

                                    Telephone:  (309) 664-6446

                                    Business Attire / Sport Coat & Tie Requested

                                    Cash bar available during dinner with pause in service during program.

                                    Location of banquet hall to be posted in hotel lobby.

 

Sunday, October 2

 

11:15 a.m.            Worship Service

                                    Wesley United Methodist Church

                                    (Church where Undergraduates worshipped together following Initiation)

                                    502 East Front Street

                                    Bloomington, IL  61701

                                    Telephone:  (309) 827-8046

                                    Contemporary service; children’s church offered for ages 3 to 8.

 

TICKETS & PRICING INFORMATION

 

$75 per person  Includes Friday Welcome Reception, Saturday Reception and Banquet.

$109 per night              DoubleTree group room rate; call (309) 664-6446 by Sept. 8 to reserve.

$35 each                      Commemorative “Alpha Deuteron 150th” golf shirt; order at registration

IWU Homecoming      Register online at iwu.edu/homecoming or call (888) IWU-ALUM.