Mark your calendar now for October 6-7, 2017, and get ready for an exciting Homecoming & Fall Festival at Lancaster Mennonite! We hope that you will join us for a time of reminiscing on your LM years, reconnecting with fellow classmates and reinvesting in the LM community. A special congratulations to the classes of ’47, ’52, ’57, ’62, ’67, ’77, ’82, ’87, ’92, ’97, ’02, ’07 and ’12 for celebrating a milestone class reunion!
2017 Homecoming events schedule
Friday, October 6
- Hess’s Famous Pork & Chicken Barbecue
Take-out: 2:30 – 7 p.m., Dine-in: 4:30 – 7 p.m.
- “An Evening of Stories and Songs” at 7 p.m.
- JV Girls Soccer Game vs. Pequea Valley at 5:30 p.m.
- Varsity Girls Soccer vs. Pequea Valley at 7:30 p.m.
- Class of 1957 Reunion
- Class of 1977 Reunion
Saturday, October 7
- FFA Pancake Breakfast at 7:30 – 10 a.m.
- Iron Bridge 5K Trail Run/Walk at 9 a.m.
Registration: 7:45 – 8:45 a.m.
- Annual Benefit Auction at 6:30 p.m.
Hess's Famous Pork & Chicken Barbecue
Stop by the Lancaster Campus for an annual favorite, a barbecue dinner provided by Hess’s Barbecue. Take-out begins at 2:30 p.m., and you can dine in at the Alumni Dining Hall starting at 4:30 p.m. A full barbecue dinner includes pork, chicken, green beans, a baked potato, a roll, a beverage, and dessert. $12 for adults and $6 for kids.
Evening of Stories and Songs
Girls Soccer & Blazer Nation
Help us cheer for the Blazers as our girls soccer team faces up against Pequea Valley at 7:30 p.m. During halftime, the Blazer Nation will honor the 2008 PIAA State Champion girls soccer team.
FFA Pancake Breakfast
Join us on Saturday morning from 7:30-10:00 a.m. for the annual FFA Pancake Breakfast, just before the Iron Bridge 5k Run/Walk. Cost is $7 per person. Iron Bridge runners eat for free!
Iron Bridge 5k
The Iron Bridge 5K Run/Walk offers runners of all levels one of the most picturesque courses in Lancaster County. Runners will cross the historic Iron Bridge at the beginning and end of the race on Lancaster Mennonite School’s 90+ acres Lancaster Campus.
Annual Benefit Auction
Join parents, alumni and friends of LMS as we gather to support our annual benefit auction on Saturday evening in the Alumni Dining Hall! The cost is $35 per person. Hors d’oeuvres and silent auction are at 6:30 p.m., and the live auction and desserts begin at 7:45 p.m. All proceeds from the auction go towards the Annual Fund to help keep the cost of quality Christian education accessible to students.