Adams State alumni to be honored at Homecoming

(09-14-2011)

The Adams State College will honor Tom Jones '52 Outstanding Alumnus, and Denise Trujillo '07, Exceptional New Alumna; and Don Stegman '61, '64, Billy Adams Award; at the Alumni Homecoming Banquet at 5:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 30, in the Student Union Building room 131. Tickets are $25 per person and can be reserved by calling Gaylene Horning at 719-587-8110.

Adams State alumni and friends are invited to participate in the golf outing at 10 a.m. Friday, Sept. 30, at Cattails Golf Course. Later, starting at 3:30 p.m., the alumni receptions and special reunion group get-togethers will be held in the Student Union Building, third floor.

After the Friday night banquet is the ever-popular, homecoming jazz concert at 8 p.m. in the Richardson Hall Auditorium and the play, "A Streetcar Named Desire" at 8 p.m. on the Main Stage in the Adams State Theater Building. For concert information, contact the Music Department at 719-587-7621 and for theater reservations call the Box Office at 719-587-8499.

Saturday, October 1, is off to a running start with a 5K, sponsored by Rex Activity Center. Please call 719-587-7989 to register. After the parade, at 10 a.m. on Main Street in Alamosa is a tailgate party at 11 a.m. on the North Campus Green. The cost is $7 per person. This year it is the Grizzlies versus Nebraska-Kearney at 1 p.m. in Rex Field. The cost is $7 per person. A post-game reception is scheduled at 4 p.m. at the Inn of the Rio Grande.

For more information contact Horning at 719-587-8110.