University Union Board

Schedule of Events

Family Day Activities for Saturday, October 14 2017

    • Fallen Soldiers 5K
      • Click HERE for more information
    • Chair Massage by Tammy
      • 9:00 am to 7:00 pm, On-site, licensed massage therapist, Tammy Jo Miller offers soothing massage for $1.00/minute; cash, check, debit or credit, or Rocky Dollars accepted at Spencer Student Recreation Center, Colgate Room.
      • Call the Campus Recreation Office at (309) 298-1228 ext. 221 or 222 to schedule an appointment.
    • Leatherneck Game Day Tailgating
      • Southwest corner of Q Lot
      • Time - TBD.
      • Enjoy socializing with the Leatherneck Nation! Spots are first-come, first-served. No glass containers. Clean up is required.
    • Leatherneck Football: WIU Leathernecks vs. TBD

Suggested Activities for Sunday, October 15

    • Brunch in the Halls!
      • Thompson or Corbin/Olson Hall dining centers.
      • See Campus Map for locations.
      • 11:00AM - 1:30PM
      • Cash and student cards accepted ONLY.
      • Sodexo Campus Services provides an a la carte Sunday brunch with something for everyone. Family Day menu
    • Macomb Area Restaurants serving Breakfast:
      • Macomb Family Diner, West Jackson Street, serving from 7AM-3PM
      • The Red Ox, 1302 West Jackson Street, serving from 11AM-2PM
      • Rocky's Bar & Grill, 1402 West Jackson Street, serving from 7AM-2PM
      • Sunrise Family Restaurant, 307 East University Drive, serving breakfast from 6AM-11PM
    • Ball Fore Family Fun
      • US HWY 136, west of Macomb.
      • Call 309-836-9741 for hours.
      • Offering mini-golf at $5 per person; batting cages at $1 per token for 12 pitches; golf driving range at $5 per bucket of balls; free sand volleyball court and basketball court. All equipment available.
    • Spring Lake Park On Your Own Activities
      • Located 2 miles North of Macomb & Western Illinois University on Route 67 West. Take a left on Spring Lake Road and go 1.8 miles. Entrance is on the right.
      • 5:30AM – 10:00PM
      • Enjoy the quaint setting by a 230 acre lake stocked with numerous fish and where you don't need a reservation to camp. Amenities include: two boat launches, bait, ice, firewood, canoe, row boat rentals, horseshoe pit, hiking/biking trails, and playground.