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MARK YOUR CALENDAR FOR SATURDAY, OCTOBER 5TH

Get ready for an exciting Homecoming at Lancaster Mennonite! Alumni, students, families, and friends are all invited to join us for the exciting activities and events. There will be something for everyone to enjoy!

SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES AVAILABLE

Our event attracts alumni, current students and their families, and community members. To learn more, or to register your family or business as a 2024 Homecoming Sponsor, please contact LM Development Associate, Bekah Thrush at events@lancastermennonite.org or 717.740.2460. Confirm participation by September 20, 2024 to take full advantage of the sponsorship benefits.

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Event Schedule

Saturday, October 5, 2024

  • 9 AM: FREE Cornhole and Spikeball Tournaments
  • 9 AM – 11 AM: Playground Open
  • 9 AM – 11 AM: Here We Dough Food Truck
  • 9:30 AM: Homecoming Brunch
  • 10 AM: Girls Soccer vs. Lampeter Strasburg
  • 11 AM: Student Showcase
  • 12 PM: Service Project
  • 12 PM: Boys Soccer vs. Lampeter Strasburg
  • 12 PM: Guided Tour
  • 12 PM – 3PM: Family Carnival
  • 12 PM – 3 PM: Food Trucks
Elementary students at Homecoming

Cornhole and Spikeball Tournament

Join us for Cornhole and Spikeball Tournaments at 9 AM in the grass field beside the LM Playground.

  • These events are FREE!

Sign-up in teams of two for the double elimination tournaments. Prizes will be awarded to winners! Registration is available online:

Cornhole tournament

Playground Open

Free play time on the Elementary playground will be available throughout the morning from 9 to 11 AM! Stop by to spend time with friends and connect as a community.

Also! Enjoy doughnuts and coffee from local food truck, Here We Dough, while you’re watching the cornhole tournament or hanging out at the playground!

kids on the playground

Homecoming Brunch

Join us in the Alumni Dining Hall at 9:30 AM to fellowship as a school community! Enjoy a catered meal, time to chat with Lancaster Mennonite Superintendent, Dr. Michael Badriaki, and conversations around the table. A brief program will be provided as well. Registration is required for this event.  This is a ticked event and tickets are $20. Please RSVP by September 20th!

  • Alumni, include your graduating class with registration to help us connect you with classmates and track attendance!
Superintendent luncheon attendees

Student Showcase

Enjoy a concert featuring a sampling of LM student music groups in the Fine Arts Center at 11 AM. We will also take time to lift our voices in worship as a congregation for a song or two!

Students singing at homecoming

Service Project

Stop by the Gathering Area (outside the Alumni Dining Hall) from 12 to 1 PM and help support Mennonite Central Committee by knotting quilts that will be used in relief efforts around the world!

quilt

Guided Tour

There have been many changes to our unified campus over the years! Haven’t had a chance to see them for yourself? Join us for a guided tour. Meet outside under the sky bridge at 12 PM if you are interested.

Rutt Building

Athletics

Games are in the stadium on the turf field.

Girls Soccer vs. Lampeter Strasburg → 10 AM

  • Girls who participated in the LMYA soccer program this spring are invited to walk-out with High School Varsity players when they announce the starting line-up before the game. Keep an eye out for additional details closer to the event.

Boys Soccer vs. Lampeter Strasburg → 12 PM

  • Boys Soccer players in the Lancaster Mennonite Youth Athletics (LMYA) program are invited to walk-out with High School Varsity players when they announce the starting line-up before the game. Keep an eye out for additional details closer to the event.
  • Blazer Nation will celebrate all Lancaster Mennonite senior athletes and alumni athletes at halftime of the Boys Soccer Game!
LMH soccer game at Homecoming

Family Carnival

12 – 3 PM in the Baseball Outfield, across from the Turf Stadium. Enjoy all the activities such as face painting and carnival games for FREE as much as you would like.

  • New this year! We will have a dunk tank available for a chance to soak some of your favorite Lancaster Mennonite teachers. $5 for 3 throws, or $10 for a PUSH.
Student getting their face painted

Food Trucks

Food trucks will be available throughout the day.

  • 9 – 11 AM: Here We Dough
  • 12 – 3 PM: Penny’s Ice Cream, Egg Roll Lady, TacoRV, and Bricker’s French Fries

*A percentage of food truck sales will be donated to support LM!

Penny's Ice-cream Truck

Thank you to our Silver Level Sponsors

Lancaster Wealth Group

Thank you to our Bronze Level Sponsors

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