Luther College and Bank of the West to host Community Day

Luther College welcomes area alumni, families, parents and friends of the college to visit the Luther campus for Community Day Saturday, Jan. 5.

Sponsored by Bank of the West and the Luther Alumni Office, the day's activities include men's and women's basketball games in the Regents Center, men's and women's swim meets, as well as a community picnic.

The Luther women's and men's swimming teams host Loras College at 1 p.m. at the Regents Center pool. The Luther women's basketball team hosts Loras College at 2 p.m., with men's basketball tipping off at 4 p.m. The local "Just for Kix" dancers will perform at halftime of both games.

The community picnic, featuring hot dogs, chips, water and ice cream, will take place between the games from 3:30-5 p.m. in the North Gym of the Regents Center.

All events are open to the public with no fee for admission, although an RSVP for the free picnic would be appreciated for planning purposes. RSVP before noon on Wednesday, Jan. 2. For more information or to register for the event, visit http://www.luther.edu/alumni/events/community_day/ or contact the Luther Alumni Office, (563) 387-1861 or (800) 225-8664, alumni@luther.edu.