NMU ANNOUNCES WINTERFEST ACTIVITIES

MARQUETTE-Northern Michigan University WinterFest 2002, held in conjunction with the City of Marquette's WinterFest, is scheduled for Feb. 10-1 7. The theme of the event is "Cabin Fever."

This year's activities include: snow statue construction at Lower Harbor Park, airband competition, and a broomball tournament with the NMU champion playing the city's tournament champion.

The schedule of activities follows:

·    Sunday,Feb.10

Snow statue construction begins at 10 a.m., Lower Harbor Park

·    Monday, Feb. 1 1

Airband competition, 7 p.m., Great Lakes Rooms-University Center

·    Tuesday,Feb.12

Winter games, 5-7 p.m., Payne/Halverson Field

·    Wednesday, Feb. 13

Broomball championship, 5 p.m., Payne/Halverson Field

Snow statue judging, 6:30 p.m., Lower Harbor Park Comedian/juggler Mad Chad, 7:30 p.m., room 102 Jamrich Hall

·      Thursday, Feb. 14

Discount Ski Day at Marquette Mountain

Euchre tournament and game night, 7 p.m., Quad 11

·    Friday, Feb. 15

Fireworks, 6-30 p.m., Lower Harbor Park

UP 200 sled dog race, 7 p.m., Washington Street

NMU hockey vs.  Miami of Ohio, 7:05 p.m., Berry Events Center

·    Saturday, Feb. 16

Glacier Glide art show, hayrides and snowshoe obstacle course, IO a. m.-2 p,m., Presque Isle Park

NMU hockey vs.  Miami of Ohio, 7:05 p.m., Berry Events Center

Club NMU dance party, 9 p.m.-l a.m., Quad 11

·      Sunday,Feb.17

NMU broomball champion vs. city champion, 1 p.m., Lower Harbor Park



Prepared By
Lynaye Stone
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