Community Day at Cheyney University Planned for May 5

March 25, 2013

Community Day at Cheyney University is planned for Sunday, May 5 from 10 am to 5 pm.  Activities are scheduled in the Cope Hall Gymnasium and O’Shields Stadium.  It is a rain or shine event. Many activities are free of charge.


The Day begins with an 8:30 am 3K Walk/Run sponsored by the Cheyney Track Team.  Advance registration through XXXX who ?  is required and team sponsorships are encouraged.


 Spectators will enjoy watching the Ultimate Frisbee Football Game organized by the Philadelphia Phoenix Professional Ultimate Frisbee team. It will be held at 1 pm at the O’Shields Stadium. Tickets cost $$ ??(advance), ($) at the door.  A 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament sponsored by the C Club will be held at ?? time. Registration costs $30 per team for the Tournament which will be held inside the Cope Hall Gymnasium. Team reservations should be made no later than April 12. Contact


Entertainment and educational programs are planned for the whole family including face painting by Cheyney University art students, a moon bounce and petting zoo for children,  ambulance tours and safety tips by the Fame Fire Company of West Chester, Pa,  and a blood pressure check station which will be run by the Cheyney University Health Center.  Tours of the University campus will be offered throughout the day, and the Cheyney University Soulful Sounds Band will demonstrate marching and flag techniques and lead a mini band camp for youngsters. An all-day  Flea Market  will be held adjacent to all activities. Tables may be reserved in advance for $50. The contact is  contacting who ???.