Bod Briefs Issue 5

Siblings Day

Check in at 4:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 21 for Siblings Day. Siblings of current Washburn students are invited for a night of activities.They’ll explore campus and learn about Washburn traditions during a scavenger hunt. Afterward, they can enjoy pizza and a movie. They are invited to stay overnight with their sibling, who is a current Washburn student.

Family Day

Bring your family to join the Ichabods on an eventful day Saturday, Sept. 22, at the Yager Stadium. Cheer on the Bods to win against University of Central Missouri. Join the Washburn community for games and activities on the lawn beginning at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday. With games, inflatables, music, tailgating, food and more, there’s something for everyone.

37th Annual Cider Days Fall Market

At 10 a.m. Sept. 22 to Sept. 23 the Kansas Expocentre will host the 37th annual Cider Days Fall Market, featuring fall handmade and vintage finds. Explore over 250+ makers, creators, artisans and pickers at this year’s market. Mark your calendar for a weekend filled with amazing shopping, unique food and live entertainment.

Mabee Library Book Club

Share your love of reading with other students and explore different perspectives with your fellow readers at 4 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 26 in the Mabee Library.

Book Talk – Prepare for iREAD

Join librarian Sean Bird in a discussion about the 2018-2019 iREAD book “The Worst Hard Time” by Timothy Egan at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 26. in Mabee Library. 

Hy-Tekk & Disco Donnie Present: DJ Pauly D

At 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 20, visit The Granada Theater, 1020 Massachusetts St, in Lawrence, Kansas.  Those who watched Jersey Shore should be stoked. Come and enjoy some fun with Pauly D. Doors open at 7 p.m. Tickets: Tier 1- $25, Tier 2- $30, Tier 3- $35, and VIP $85. VIP package includes GA ticket, meet and greet and a photo opportunity with Pauly D. 


Free State Festival 

Sept. 17 to Sept. 23 at The Lawrence Arts Center in Lawrence, Kansas. A dynamic celebration of film, music, art and ideas will be presented. Tickets, passes, and a complete schedule of events are now available at 

LiveOnMass Presents: Get Downtown Block Party

Granada has been operating as an entertainment venue for 25 years, so here is the celebration from Sept. 21 (6 p.m. to 10 p.m.) on 1020 Massachusetts St (Granada Theater) in Lawrence, Kansas. This event is free. Taster tickets for drinks can be purchased at box office locations near the event entrances. Pricing is four for $10 or 10 for $20. It’s also all ages and kid friendly! Non-alcoholic beverages will be available.