Student Activities & Organizations

Our Weekend Day Trips for the Spring 2016 are as follows:

January 30th – Skiing or Snowboarding at Bear Creek

Bring your friends and hit the slopes for some winter fun!  Whether you are an expert or a pro, this day is sure to be one to remember! Your cost includes your lift ticket, transportation in a coach bus to and from Bear Creek and a snack for the trip home.  If you need rentals, there is an additional charge (and it’s cheaper through us, so don’t wait until you get there!) We are leaving the Student Center at 3:30 pm and will leave Bear Creek at 9:30 pm.
Alvernia Students - $20
Alvernia Faculty/Staff - $25
Guests - $30

Ski or Snowboard Rental (Skis/Board/Boots/Poles included) - $30
Helmet Rental - $10

February 21st – Beauty and the Beast, Kimmel Center, Philadelphia

Enjoy this classic movie live on the stage! Be Our Guest and enjoy your favorite songs and characters from when you were a child.  Your cost includes your ticket, transportation in a coach bus to and from the Kimmel Center and a snack on the return trip.  We are leaving the Student Center at 10 am and will leave the Kimmel Center after the show.
Alvernia Students - $30
Alvernia Faculty/Staff - $50
Guests - $70

April 2nd – Philadelphia Zoo

Lions, and Tigers, and Bears Oh My! Come visit America’s first zoo and spend the day being dazzled by the amazing collection of animals the Philadelphia Zoo has to offer!  Spend the day walking around and looking at the animals or stop and enjoy shows put on by the stars of the zoo!  Your cost includes your admission ticket, transportation in a coach bus to and from Philadelphia and a snack for the trip back.  The bus leaves the Student Center at 9 am and leaves Philadelphia at 6 pm.
Alvernia Students - $5
Alvernia Faculty/Staff - $10
Guests - $15

April 10th – Hersheypark

Take a springtime stroll around Hersheypark, the sweetest place on Earth! Shop, go on rides, and just have a blast! Can you smell the chocolate already?  Your cost includes your admission ticket, transportation in the Alvernia bus or shuttle to and from Hershey and a snack for the return trip. The bus leaves the Student Center at  11 am to 7 pm.
Alvernia Students - $15
Alvernia Faculty/Staff - $20
Guests - $25

April 16th – Washington D.C. Free Time

Just in time for the annual National Cherry Blossom festival, spend the day in the nation’s capital taking in all the history of Washington D.C.! Check out the free museums or stop and smell the roses, the choice is yours! We’ll drop you off at the Smithsonian Air and Space Museum and then you’re free to explore the city. Your cost includes transportation in a coach bus to and from Washington DC and snack for the trip back to Reading. The bus leaves the Student Center at 8 am and leaves Washington at 7 pm.
Alvernia Students - $15
Alvernia Faculty/Staff - $20
Guests - $25

May 7th – Slick Willys Go Karts

It’s race time. Stop by the track and race your friends to see who the best driver is!  Keep posted for more information about this trip, but sign up today if you want to reserve your spot!
Alvernia Students - $10
Alvernia Faculty/Staff - $25
Guests - $35

May 8th – Orioles Game and Baltimore Free Time

Enjoy an Orioles baseball game or just wander the Inner Harbor, you choose your own adventure! With the aquarium and shopping galore, you are sure to have fun!  Your cost includes your ticket to the Orioles game and plenty of time to enjoy the surrounding area before or after (or during) the game, transportation to and from Baltimore in a coach bus and a snack for the trip home.  The bus leaves the Student Center at 8 am and leaves Baltimore at 7 pm.
Alvernia Students - $20
Alvernia Faculty/Staff - $25
Guests - $30

Stop in the Office of Student Activities to sign up. If you have any questions contact the Office of Student Activities at 610-796-8408.




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