September 30, 2013 — As part of FM’s 50th Anniversary Celebration, the College will host a Raiders Reunion Alumni Day on Saturday, October 12.
The day will kick off with the Annual Community and Alumni 5K Run/1-Mile Walk, taking place on the perimeter road of the campus beginning at 9:00 a.m. Registration is from 7:30-8:45 a.m.; the first 100 registered runners and walkers will receive a commemorative t-shirt; and a continental breakfast will be provided to all. Medals for winners in several age divisions will be awarded at the conclusion of the race.
Prior to October 4, the cost to participate is as follows: runners – $15, walkers – $10; FM alumnus runners – $10, FM alumnus walkers – $5. After October 4, the cost for all runners is $20 and for all walkers is $15. To walk or run, participants must complete a race application or by contacting race coordinator Jean Karutis at 518-736-FMCC (3622) ext. 8904 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The schedule for the rest of the day includes a faculty softball game vs. the current women’s softball team at 11:00 a.m.; women’s basketball alumni game at 1:00 p.m.; men’s soccer alumni match at 1:00 p.m.; men’s baseball alumni game at 2:00 p.m.; men’s basketball alumni game at 3:00 p.m.; and an alumni reception and campus tours beginning at 4:30 p.m. in Raiders Cove. Also, between 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., everyone is invited to enjoy a BBQ on the campus quad, a bounce house for children, face painting, and a DJ. The events are free and open to the public.
For further details on events, contact Athletic Director Kevin Jones at (518) 736-FMCC (3622) ext. 8113 or via email at email@example.com.