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Mississippi Braves Night: August 23 (Friday)
The Mississippi Braves are hosting Belhaven University on August 23rd! The game starts at 7:00pm at the Mississippi Braves Stadium in Pearl, MS and enjoy Friday Night Fireworks after the game. Tickets are $5. Come by The Cube to reserve your ticket early through Thursday, August 22nd. Meet in the Student Center at 6:15pm on Friday to carpool, or meet at the stadium before the game at the first base ticket box office. Directions to the stadium will be in the residence halls and on the first floor of The Cube.
Movie Night: August 24 (Saturday)
Enjoy a movie in the Student Center theatre sponsored by BAT on Saturday, August 24th! Come meet new friends and enjoy free popcorn and drinks while watching Man of Steel. The movie begins at 8:00pm!
Square Dance: August 30 (Friday)
The annual Square Dance is open to all Belhaven University students! Come out in your best outfit and join the Belhaven Activities Team as we dance square-dance style! There will be food and refreshments in the Student Center and the fun will begin at 8:00pm!
Luau: September 13 (Friday)
Limbo, potato sack races, hula hoop contests, and a live DJ are just some of the fun things going on at the Luau! Enjoy the pig roast, smoothies, and many other hors d’oeuvres from 8:00-10:00pm outdoors behind Preston. (If inclement weather, event will be hosted on the first floor of the Student Center.)
Outdoor Movie Night: October 4 (Friday)
Come join the Belhaven Activities Team for a movie night on Friday, October 18th! Despicable Me 2 will be showing at the football practice field at 9:00pm. You can enjoy free candy, popcorn, and drinks with friends! In case of inclement weather, the movie will be shown in the Student Center Commons.
Rec the Night.: October 18 (Friday)
Come out to Rec the Night on Friday, October 18th! Intramurals will have Laser Tag, Badminton, Four Square, and Capture the Flag. BAT will be sponsoring Bingo in the Student Center. Snacks will be provided!
Homecoming Dance: October 26 (Saturday)
Celebrate this year’s Homecoming Court and annual festivities at the Homecoming Dance! The dance will be held from 8:00-11:00pm. Directions will be available in all the residence halls as well as the first floor of The Cube. Casual dress. Admission is FREE with a Belhaven ID. All guests must be signed in with a Belhaven student.
Holiday at BU: November 21 (Thursday)
Come get a jump start on the Christmas season at Holiday at BU! In addition to festive music and lights, join the Belhaven Activities Team and enjoy free hot chocolate and snacks, and turn in your Operation Christmas Child boxes. The fun begins at 7:00 pm in front of the Student Center! (In case of inclement weather, event will be hosted on the first floor of the Student Center.)
Chill Out: December 2 (Monday)
BAT and Intramurals host the Chill Out event on December 2nd! Come take a break from studying and join us in the Student Center from 7:30-9:30pm and enjoy free coffee, desserts, and board games!
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Late Night Bowling: Friday January 11th
Time to bring out the bowling shoes and come to Late Night Bowling on Friday, January 11th at 9:00pm! Bowling is $5 with a Belhaven ID. Meet BAT in the Student Center at 8:45 pm for directions and rides.
Movie Night: Friday, January 25th
Join Belhaven Activities Team for a childhood throwback, SPACE JAM!! Michael Jordan and BAT will be bringing you memories, popcorn, and drinks. The movie will be starting at 9pm in the Student Center Commons!
Candy Grams! Monday, February 4th- Friday, February 8th
Want to send that special someone a treat? Come by the Candy Grams table in the Student Center and send a special note and candy for $1 a piece or 4 for $2! Candy Grams will be delivered through the campus mail on Tuesday February 14th and commuters can pick up their Candy Gram in the Cube!
Salsa Night: Friday, February 8th
Join BAT at Salsa Mississippi for a night of dancing from 9pm-12am. From 9-10pm, there will be dance instructors and from 10pm-12am, the dance floor will be open to anyone wanting to show off their Salsa skills! Tickets are $2 and are limited to the first 75 people. They will be available in the Cube starting on February 4th or at the front door of Salsa Mississippi!
Coffeehouse: Friday, February 15th
Come hear the sweet music by artist Micah all the way from New York City! Visit his website at http://www.facebook.com/micahmusic. He will be joining BAT on Friday, February 15th in the Student Center from 9pm to 11pm. There will be coffee and food served throughout the event!
Cupid Shuffle: February 16th
Join BAT, Intramurals, and The Perkins Center for a post Valentine’s Day 5k! Registration will begin at 8am at Barber Auditorium. Runners will begin at 9am and walkers will follow at 9:15 am. Register now by filling out the form online. The cost to participate is $10 for students, $15 for faculty and staff, and $25 for community. Each participant will receive a t-shirt and will be invited to join us after the race for snacks. To confirm your registration please bring your check or cash to the Cube office 102 or by mailing it to:
Belhaven Activities Team
1500 Peachtree Street
Jackson, MS 39211
90’s Skate Night: February 23rd
Bring your best New Kids on the Block outfit and join BAT at Funtime Skateland in Clinton at 9pm! Admission will be $5 cash and we will meet in the Student Center at 8:30 to carpool.
Gotcha Sign Up: Monday, February 18th- Friday, February 22nd
Do you ever have that feeling that someone is out to get you? Get used to it, because Gotcha is back! The highly intense game of water and strategy is back on campus! Gotcha is open to all (full-time) students, staff, and faculty! Be sure to check out the rules during sign up. Sign up begins on February 11th during lunch in the Dining Commons and ends on Friday, February 15th. The game is $1 with a Belhaven ID! Gotcha action begins on February 25th at 1:00pm and ends on April 12th at 5:00pm! Remember: Know the rules, trust no one and stay dry!
Gotcha: Monday, February 25th – Friday, April 12th
GOTCHA starts today, February 25th at 1:00pm! All disputes, appeals, questions and inquiries should be sent to the Jury at email@example.com. Gotcha will end on Friday, April 12th at 5:00pm. Remember: Know the rules, trust no one and stay dry!
Outdoor Movie Night: Friday, March 22nd
Come join the Belhaven Activities Team for a movie night on Friday, Match 22nd! The movie will be at the Football practice field and you can enjoy free candy, popcorn, and drinks! In case of inclement weather, the movie will be shown in the Student Center Commons.
Spring Formal: April 12th
Join us for a night full of dancing and great food in the gorgeous setting of spring at this year’s Spring Formal Dance! This year’s Spring Formal will be held at the Castlewoods Country Club in Brandon from 9:00pm-12:00am. Formal attire. Tickets are $15 in advance and $20 at the door. Tickets will be sold, April 9th - Friday, April 13th in the Dining Commons during lunch and dinner. Tickets on Friday will be sold at lunch ONLY. You must show a Belhaven ID to purchase your ticket. All guests must be signed in with a Belhaven student. Directions will be available in all Residence Halls and the first floor of The Cube.
Escape to the Lake: April 15th
Do you need a sweet escape before finals? Come to Escape to the Lake for an outdoor dinner, some great relaxation, and quality recreation! Escape to the Lake will be held at the Football Practice Field near the Gillespie Lake from 4:30pm-7:00pm. Sponsored by the Office of Intramurals and Activities.
Operation Christmas Child Event