SLU to Celebrate Winter Weekend With Sports, Activities

A weekend full of activities in celebration of winter will begin on Friday, Jan. 27, at St. Lawrence University.

The festivities kick off in earnest with the Winter Weekend Classic Men’s Hockey game between the Skating Saints and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI). The game starts at 7 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 27, at Appleton Arena. Men’s hockey will also play Union College at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 28.

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On Saturday, families with children of all ages can enjoy the Winter Carnival from 1 to 4 p.m. in the Sullivan Student Center. There will be a variety of children’s activities inside plus horse and carriage rides outside. Parking is available at the Brewer Bookstore, Lot E on Park Street next to the bookstore, and Lot H across from Griffiths Arts Center.

There also will be an a cappella concert at 8 p.m. on Saturday in the Sullivan Student Center’s Winston Room. And at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 29, “The Chronicles of Narnia” will be shown in the Sullivan Student Center’s Winston Room.

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Sporting events during Winter Weekend

Friday, Jan. 27

Women’s Basketball vs. Rensselaer at 6 p.m.

Men’s Hockey vs. Rensselaer at 7 p.m.

Men’s Basketball vs. Rensselaer at 8 p.m.

Saturday, Jan. 28

Women’s Basketball vs. Union at 2 p.m.

Men’s Basketball vs. Union at 4 p.m.

Men’s Hockey vs. Union at 7 p.m.

Sunday, Jan. 29

Men’s Squash vs. Harvard at noon

Swimming & Diving vs St. Michael’s College at 1 p.m.