This Month at Wake Forest

Featured  Events:

  • Wake in Winston: Hop Into History – Wednesday, May 29, 5 – 7 p.m., Campus Gas
    Been thinking about stopping by Campus Gas? Now’s the time! Please come and join the Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections & Archives staff as they share amazing historical artifacts and photographs documenting the Wake Forest and Winston-Salem relationship. We will be at Campus Gas (1231 Polo Rd.) from 5 – 7 p.m. on Wednesday, May 29 for an exhibit of historical artifacts from Wake Forest history. The Wake/Winston connection themed display will feature 1950’s- present archival materials, historic editions of the Old Gold and Black newspaper, the Howler yearbook, and more. Campus Gas has a wide selection of NC beers along with hot dogs, hamburgers, BLTs, and milkshakes.This event is family-friendly. We will have special collections coloring sheets for children, along with buttons and magnets for all ages. Register Here.
  • 22nd Annual Women’s Football Camp – Wednesday, July 24, 6 p.m., BB&T Field
    Head coach Dave Clawson and his staff invite women from all over the Triad to attend the 22nd annual Women’s Football Camp on Wednesday, July 24 at 6 p.m. at BB&T Field. Check in begins at 5 p.m. at Bridger Field House. Whether you are a die-hard football fan or someone who just wants to learn more about the fundamentals of the game, the 22nd annual Wake Forest Women’s Football Camp promises to be an event that you won’t want to miss. The cost of the camp is $30 per person. Faculty & staff from Wake Forest University and Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center are eligible for a discounted rate of $24 per person. All participants must be 18 years of age or older. Complete details and registration here.

Signature Summer Events:

  • Outbreak @ ZSR (the new version of Humans v Zombies) – Friday, July 12, 7 – 9 p.m.
    Leave those Nerf blasters at home, and join a group of humans as they band together in an attempt to ward off the Zombie horde roaming through the 170,000 sq. ft. of the ZSR Library. Survival gear will be provided by the Z. Smith Reynolds Library, and Kona Ice will be served! Wear comfortable clothes and be prepared to run! There is no age requirement, but please use parental discretion for this high energy experience. All participants will need to complete a liability release form. This is a family participation event – parents must be present. $5 per person. Register Here.
  • Trek to the Wake Forest Original Campus – Saturday, August 24, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
    Save the date for this family-friendly round trip journey to the birthplace of Mother, So Dear. We are chartering a bus for an 8 a.m. departure for Wake Forest, NC. Upon arrival, we will tour the old campus and then have lunch at Shorty’s. Next on the itinerary will be a visit to the Calvin Jones House and a tour the Wake Forest Museum. The day will conclude with Wolf Tracks Ice Cream and the journey home for a return by 5 p.m.  Registration details to come!



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