Jefferson to celebrate homecomingFollowing is the schedule of events for the upcoming homecoming activities at Jefferson High School (JHS) in Alexandria.
Following is the schedule of events for the upcoming homecoming activities at Jefferson High School (JHS) in Alexandria.
Sunday, September 20 – Powder puff volleyball game at 5 p.m. in the JHS gymnasium. Powder puff football game at JHS Citizens Field at 7 p.m.
Monday, September 21 – Homecoming royalty coronation at JHS gym at 1:30 p.m.
Friday, September 25 – Education Foundation 3rd annual Hall of Fame luncheon at Broadway Ballroom in Alexandria from noon to 1:30 p.m.
Hall of Fame inductees include A.A. “Cap” Paciotti, Murrae Freng and Bob Rader. Tickets are $25. Contact Susan Scarborough at (320) 762-7748 for information.
Pep fest at JHS at 1:30 p.m.
Saturday, September 26: Noon – Homecoming community parade. Parade participation forms are due before noon on Monday, September 21 to Sheree Oberg at JHS. Businesses, organizations, and students are all welcome to participate.
A community pep rally will follow the parade on the front lawn at JHS. Cash prizes will be awarded for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place student floats.
12:30 p.m. – A tailgate party will begin at Citizens Field. Brats, burgers, hot dogs, chips, pop and cookies will be served. Cost is $6 per person with ice cream cones $2. Featured speakers include Murrae Freng and Cardinal fall athletic head coaches.
3 p.m. – Cardinal football homecoming game versus the Bemidji Lumberjacks at Citizens Field. There will be a presentation of royalty and recognition of alumni football players at halftime.
9 p.m. to midnight – Homecoming dance for 10th to 12th grade students at the JHS gym.