'Family Fun Day'this Saturday

Members of the Boston College community are invited to attend "Family Fun Day" this Saturday, April 12, and enjoy a range of family-oriented activities prior to the Annual Jay McGillis Memorial Spring Football Day.

Sponsored by the Athletic Department and Alumni Association, the day begins at 10 a.m. in the Flynn Recreation Complex, where there will be face painting, balloon animals, swimming, a dunk tank and inflatable games such as a football toss, moon bounce, field goal challenge and obstacle course.

The spring football game will begin at 1 p.m. in Alumni Stadium, and afterwards fans will have the opportunity to meet and greet the members of the BC football team.

Admission to all events is free.

Benefit 5K road race

AIDS Awareness will sponsor a 5K "Run for Relief" road race through the city of Newton on Sunday, April 13, beginning at noon at Conte Forum.

The registration fee is $15, and proceeds from the event will benefit Doctors Without Borders.

For more information, contact Lisa Salerno at ext.5-1401 or

Mass for Pierre Lambert April 23

A memorial Mass will be celebrated on Wednesday, April 23, at 2 p.m. in St. Mary's Chapel for Prof. Emeritus Pierre Lambert '49, M.Ed. '50, a member of the Lynch School of Education faculty who died Feb. 14 at the age of 81.

The Mass will be celebrated by University Secretary Rev. Joseph Duffy, SJ, and the eulogy by Woods College of Advancing Studies Dean Rev. James Woods, SJ.

Campus School golf tournament

The Boston College Campus School Volunteers will hold their seventh annual golf tournament and dinner benefit for the Campus School on Wednesday, April 30, at the Waverly Oaks Golf Club in Plymouth.

BC employees, students and alumni are encouraged to participate in the event, which raises thousands of dollars for the Campus School, an educational and therapeutic facility providing services for children and youths with multiple disabilities.

For more information, contact Peter Koumoulis at ext.5-1880 or


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