University alumni invited to summer baseball series games
9:30 a.m., Aug. 2, 2013--The 2013 summer baseball series continues for University of Delaware alumni clubs, with special events at ballparks from coast to coast.
Coming up, alumni can attend games in San Francisco, Richmond, Long Island, New York, Boston and Chicago.
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Alumni activities are as follows:
Saturday, Aug. 10, 2 p.m.: Alumni Day at Dewey Beach. For the fifth year, Blue Hens can enjoy UD Alumni Day in Dewey Beach, where there will be food, music and prizes.
Sunday, Aug. 11, 11 a.m.: Baseball series: San Francisco. Alumni will gather at AT&T Park in San Francisco for a baseball game between the Giants and the Baltimore Orioles. There also will be brunch at Ironside.
Sunday, Aug. 11, 1:30 p.m.: Legacy student send-off. New legacy students in the Class of 2017 and their families are invited to a tour of UD’s new Interdisciplinary Science and Engineering Lab (ISE Lab) while enjoying UDairy Creamery ice cream.
Sunday, Aug. 11, 3 p.m.: New student send-off in Philadelphia. Alumni, students and families are invited to Bourbon Blue to send off freshmen in the Class of 2017.
Thursday, Aug. 15, 5:30 p.m.: Seattle WNBA game. Alumni are invited to a WNBA contest and pregame reception as the Seattle Storm play host to the Chicago Sky and Blue Hens great Elena Delle Donne.
Thursday, Aug. 15, 6 p.m.: Baseball series: Richmond. Alumni can bring the whole family to Richmond’s Diamond to cheer on the Flying Squirrels and enjoy a picnic dinner and free access to the HCA Kid's Zone.
Sunday, Aug. 18, 3:30 p.m.: Baseball series: Long Island. Blue Hens are invited to a day at Bethpage Ballpark in Islip, N.Y., to cheer on the 2012 Atlantic League champions, the Long Island Ducks. Alumni can come early to enjoy a picnic buffet.
Sunday, Aug. 25, 11:30 a.m.: Baseball series: New York. The summer baseball series will continue as the New York Mets host the Detroit Tigers. Alumni can enjoy private space in Modell’s Clubhouse.
Tuesday, Aug. 27, 5 p.m.: Baseball series: Boston. UD alumni will gather at Fenway Park, where the Red Sox will host the Baltimore Orioles. There will be a pregame reception at nearby Bertucci’s.
Thursday, Aug. 29, 7 p.m.: Bethlehem, Pa., concert. Blue Hens are invited to a free outdoor concert in Bethlehem, Pa., featuring four-time Grammy nominee Cedric Wilson and his band Bijou Creole.
Saturday, Aug. 31, 1 p.m.: Baseball series: Chicago. Alumni in the Chicago area are invited to Wrigley Field, where the Cubs will host the Philadelphia Phillies. There will be a buffet lunch at Rockit Burger Bar in Wrigleyville.
The Office of Alumni Relations recognizes and thanks the UD Alumni Association for its support of several of these events.