Alumni & Student Spring Picnic

Saturday, May 21, 2022
12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
McGaw Park Shelter

Alumni and Student Spring Picnic

Saturday, May 21, 2022

Save the Date: Saturday, May 21, 2022

Friday, May 20 UPDATE:
The weather looks suspect, but we’re sticking with the plan. Everyone’s welcome!

WHEN: 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 21, 2022
WHAT: Alumni & Student Picnic (friends & family welcome)
WHERE: McGaw Park (5326 Lacy Road, Fitchburg, Wisconsin)
WHY: Because we all deserve a fun day post-pandemic

BRING: A dish to share (or your own private picnic)
*A grill will be available  *BYOB

The MS in Biotechnology will provide the following. You can bring something to share that compliments…or just show up.

  • Beef and vegetarian chili
  • Brats, hot dogs, buns, and condiments
  • Turkey & gravy
  • Homemade macaroni & cheese
  • Doritos, potato chips, & tortilla chips
  • Grapes
  • Assorted cookies
  • Lemonade, fizzy water, bottled water
  • Paper plates, bowls, cups, forks, spoons, & knives
  • Napkins
  • Multiple coolers with ice
  • Multiple slow cookers keeping everything warm
McGaw Park shelter
McGaw Park Shelter, Fitchburg, Wisconsin

The M.S. in Biotechnology Program has rented the covered shelter at McGaw Park from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. to welcome our alumni and students for an outdoor picnic with some fun and games.

The park features two sandy beach volleyball courts and multiple baseball kickball diamonds to use. Michele Smith (Class 2011) and Aileen Murphy (Class 2023) have already said they are all in on a kickball game!


11:00 a.m. – Shelter rental begins. Set up for picnic
12:00 p.m. – Lunch (potluck share or bring your own)
1:00 p.m. – Acknowledge Class of 2020 and Class of 2021
1:30 p.m. – R&R (conversation, kickball, volleyball, etc. )
3:30 p.m. – Clean up
4:00 p.m. – Shelter rental ends

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