Mont Alto Autumn Fest — Sept. 20 and 21. Penn State Mont Alto. Prospective students and families, the campus community, Penn State alumni, and community members at large are all invited to attend Penn State Mont Alto’s Autumn Fest activities. Check out the link below for more details, a full schedule of events, and registration information. https://montalto.psu.edu/event/autumnfest
Sept. 20 Talent Show—7:00 p.m. Come watch students, faculty and staff show off their talents. Students have a chance to win big prizes! Sept. 21 Woodsman Team Demonstrations—10:45 a.m.—1:00 p.m., at the Pit. Axe throwing, fire starting, wood chopping and MORE!
Jazz Brunch with the Danny Webber Jazz Trio—11:00 a.m.—12:30 p.m., The Mill Café. Enjoy music by the Danny Webber Jazz Trio while also eating brunch in The Mill Café.
Assorted Fun, Family-Friendly Fall Activities—12:00 p.m.—4:00 p.m. Wiestling Student Center. Family-friendly fall activities and refreshments. Petting zoo in the Quad.
Portable Planetarium—2:00—4:00 p.m., Multi-Purpose Activities Center (MAC), by Associate Professor in Physics and Astronomy Kimberly Herrmann. Dr. Herrmann will present an overview of the capabilities of the Penn State Mont Alto portable planetarium, with digital projection and an inflatable dome that seats roughly 45 adults. Some aspects that may be explored are well-known solar system objects, like our moon and the planets, as well as constellations. Visitors will have the option of watching a short, full-dome video on several astronomy topics. The door will open about every 20 minutes to allow Family Weekend attendees to come and go as desired. Feel free to bring a pillow to sit on. Standard folding chairs and some foam floor mats should also be available.
Women’s soccer vs. Brandywine—2:00 p.m., Soccer Field. Come cheer for the Mont Alto Women’s soccer team as they take on Penn State Brandywine. The first 25 arrivals will receive a free cow bell.
Men’s Soccer vs. Brandywine—4:00 p.m., Soccer field. Come cheer on the Mont alto Men’s soccer team as they take on Penn State Brandywine. The first 25 who arrive at the game will get a free cow bell.
Bonfire & S’mores—6:00 p.m., The Fire Pit. Enjoy a bonfire and s’mores to finish out a fun day at Penn State Mont Alto!