About 30,000 expected on George Fox campus this summer

Approximately 30,000 guests are expected to visit the George Fox University campus in Newberg, Ore., this summer, participating in a wide range of activities that include everything from music and sports camps to church conferences and, for a fourth straight year, a Special Olympics competition.

In June, a "Class of the Field" basketball tournament is expected to draw about 1,500 people to campus (June 13-15), and musicians will return to campus for the annual Oregon Suzuki Institute event (June 21-28). In July, the Special Olympics will visit July 11-13, and more than 1,000 guests are expected for the Northwest Yearly Meeting Church Conference July 20-25.

Following is a list of events planned for this summer at George Fox.

May 20 Newberg City Club Luncheon
May 20 Science Outreach: Cadaver Lab
May 21 Science Outreach: Cadaver Lab
May 21 Science Outreach: Cadaver Lab #2
May 21 Special Olympics Committee Meeting
May 21 Bocce Practice
May 22 Science Outreach: Cadaver Lab
May 22-24 CS Lewis Drama Production
May 22-24 Chehalem Valley Dance Academy Recital
May 27 Christian Chamber of Commerce Northwest Breakfast Seminar
May 27-29 Emergency Management Seminar
May 27 Science Outreach: Cadaver Lab
May 27 C.S. Lewis Awards Ceremony
May 28 Bocce Practice
May 29 Science Outreach: Cadaver Lab
May 29 Newberg High School Sports Banquet
May 30 Duke Center Tour with Friendsview
May 30 Science Outreach: Cadaver Lab
May 30 Admissions Group Visit
May 31 C.S. Lewis Graduation
May 31 Women of Purpose: Missionary Tea
June 3 CV Chamber of Commerce Meeting
June 3 Newberg City Club Luncheon
June 4 Bocce Practice
June 5-7 North American Institute for Indiginous Theological Studies Symposium
June 5 Community Band Concert
June 6 Psychology Assessment Conference
June 7 Gaston High School Graduation
June 9 U.S. Air Force Band of the Golden West Concert
June 10 Piano Recital
June 11 Bocce Practice
June 13-15 Class of the Field Basketball Tournament
June 18-20 Genesis: New Student Orientation
June 18 Bocce Practice
June 21-28 Oregon Suzuki Institute
June 22-26 NBC Volleyball Camp
June 23-25 Baseball Camp
June 24 Christian Chamber of Commerce Northwest Breakfast Seminar
June 25 Bocce Practice
June 25 Special Olympics Committee Meeting
June 26 Hitting and Fielding Camp
June 26 Pitching and Catching Camp
June 27 Summer Visit Day
June 29-July 3 NBC Basketball Camp
July 1 Chehalem Valley Chamber of Commerce Meeting
July 2 Bocce Practice
July 3-6 NW Regional Summer Retreat
July 6, 10 Northwest Basketball Camp
July 9-13 United Methodist Women Missions Conference
July 9 Bocce Practice
July 11-13 Special Olympics
July 11 Genesis: New Student Orientation
July 14-18 Reformed Churches Youth Services Conventions
July 19 Class of the Field Basketball Camp
July 20-25 NW Yearly Meeting Church Conference
July 21-25 Sports Outreach Camp
July 22 Christian Chamber of Commerce Northwest Breakfast Seminar
July 25-27 Chinese Evangelical Church Retreat
July 28-Aug. 1 PDX Chamber Music Workshop
July 28-31 Bruin Basketball Academy
July 30-Aug. 3 Faith Academy Reunion
Aug. 1 DeLap Employee Retreat
Aug. 1-3 NBC Basketball College Prep Camp
Aug. 4-7 Education Conference
Aug. 4-7 Bruin Basketball Academy
Aug. 5 CV Chamber of Commerce Meeting
Aug. 11-15 Volleyball Camp
Aug. 11-15 Literacy Project
Aug. 14 Community Band Concert
Aug. 14 Infield/Outfield and Hitting Camp
Aug. 15 Pitching/Catching and Hitting Camp
Aug. 15-17 Bruin Basketball Academy
August 18 Life Flight Simulation Drill
Weekly Rotary Club Luncheon
Weekly Early Bird Rotary Club Breakfast
Summer Events at George Fox University, Newberg
Summer Events at George Fox University, Newberg

For specifics on individual events, consult the university's calendar or contact event services at 503-554-2027.

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