ENEGSA/ASEE Corn Maze Outing

Event Date: September 10, 2011
Time: 3:00 p.m. (leave from Visitors Center on Northwestern)
Location: Exploration Acres
Contact Name: Brianna Dorie
Contact Email: bdorie@purdue.edu
Priority: No

The ENEGSA (Graduate Student Association) and ASEE (American Society for Engineering Education) will be going to the Exploration Acres corn maze. Yay! There are hay rides, a pumpkin patch, country store, and we will have a fire pit for smores and all that good stuff. RSVP BY THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, BEFORE SEMINAR!!!!!

Date: Saturday, September 10

Time: 3:00 p.m.: Depart from the Visitors Center Parking Garage on Northwestern Ave. We are estimating that we will leave the corn maze no later than 8:00 p.m.  to return home.

Cost: The cost is $7 for adults (we have coupons that reduce the $9 fee listed on the website), $6 for children 6 -12 yrs, and children 5 years and under are FREE.

Facts: This is a family-friendly event, so bring the children, your spouse, and whoever else you would like to bring. Please check out the website at http://www.explorationacres.com/.

Bring:

1. Bug spray, if you hate mosquitoes (like moi).
2. Light jacket, if it gets colder in the evening.
3. An umbrella (it wards off rain; if you bring it, it won't rain)
4. Stroller, in case the children get a little tired (not sure if they do, though)
5. Comfortable shoes
6. Camera, if you would like to share some pics with GSA/ASEE

RSVP INSTRUCTIONS:
Please email Briana Dorie, bdorie@purdue.edu, the GSA/ASEE liaison, by THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, BEFORE SEMINAR with this information:

1. If you would like to attend
2. How many people you are bringing
3. If you need a ride
4. If you will driving, and the number of vacant seats in your vehicle you are willing to offer.

DRIVING TIME:
Exploration Acres is located roughly 13 miles south (about 25 minute drive).

Rain check: A rain check date and time are TBA.

Remember that these events are success because YOU attend and add to the fun (like orientation week!).

—Velvet Fitzpatrick