60 in 6

60 in 6 for 2017 may be in the books,but there is still pleanty to do on campus. MCB (Marbeck Center Board) schedules MAD (Marbeck After Dark) events on Fridays, there's Thursday Spotlights, many events scheduled by Campus Ministries, home athletic events, intramurals and much more! Be aware of promotions posted around campus!

Meanwhile, be assured that this Office of Student Involvement initiation will return in 2018. The 60 in 6 seeks to guarantee at least 60 campus events in the first six weeks of the academic year. In 2017, the six weeks begins with first-year move-in day and concludes on Sunday, Oct. 9.   >>> why 60 in 6?

The list of events from 2017 may be found below. If you have questions about these events, this initiative, or other involvement-related questions, contact us at involvement@bluffton.edu.

Marbeck After Dark: Paint-U

Friday, Aug. 26, 9 p.m.
Neufeld Lawn
Host: Marbeck Center Board
Wear white and prepare to get messy while dancing with DJ Double K. Don't like the mess? That's okay- come for the popsicles!

Bluffton Olympics

Saturday, Aug. 27, 5 p.m.
Library Green 
Host: Marbeck Center Board
2016 is an Olympic year, but no event will compare to the Bluffton Olympic Shaving Cream Cheeseball Toss!

Block Party

Saturday, Aug. 27, 6 p.m.
Bren-Dell Hall
Host: Residence Life & Multicultural Student Development
The block party is a Welcome Week essential. Don't miss the music, food or fun!

Free Midnight Movie @ Shannon Theatre

Saturday, Aug. 27, Midnight
Shannon Theatre, Main St. Bluffton
Host: Marbeck Center Board
The Shannon Theatre is located on Main Street in Bluffton, right beside Shirley's Popcorn. Movies are cool, but free movies are better.

Sunday Morning Worship

Sunday, Aug. 28, 11 a.m.
Yoder Recital Hall
Host: Campus Ministries
Sunday Morning Worship is a nondenominational service and this week's topic is: No better way to start your week!

party & Ice cream Social

Sunday, Aug. 28, 7:30 p.m.
Neufeld Lawn
Host: Marbeck Center Board & Admissions
If you like giant yard games, ice cream and cool prizes, this is the place for you.

Things-You-Forgot-At-Home Bingo

Monday, Aug. 29, 12:30 p.m.
Bob's Place
Host: Marbeck Center Board
Round 1 for the Bingo Mondays. Odds are you forgot something at home, odds are better that you could win at BINGO!

THINGS-YOU-FORGOT-AT-HOME BINGO

Monday, Aug. 29, 6 p.m.
Bob's Place
Host: Marbeck Center Board
Round 2 for the Bingo Mondays. Odds are you forgot something at home, odds are better that you could win at BINGO!

Capture the Flag

Tuesday, Aug. 30, 9:30 p.m.
Outside Hirschy Hall
Host: Marbeck Center Board
Bring your friends to this campus wide event. Winner gets eternal Bluffton glory and a really cool glow stick.

Involvement Fair

Wednesday, Aug. 31, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Klassen Court (Marbeck Center)
Host: Office of Student Involvement
Bluffton University has a lot of things students can do. Join some clubs and you can do them too!

Ultimate Frisbee

Wednesday, Aug. 31, 4 p.m.
Library Green 
Host: Ultimate Frisbee Club
Bluffton loves Ultimate Frisbee- and the best part is that you don't have to be an expert to play!

Trip to the Whippy Dip

Wednesday, Aug. 31, 6 p.m.
Meet in Marbeck Kiva
Host: Marbeck Center Board
Meet in the Kiva in Marbeck Center to walk to the Whippy Dip after dinner. This is otherwise known as a really good opportunity for free ice cream.

Worship at the Fire Circle

Wednesday, Aug. 31, 9:30 p.m.
Fire Circle
Host: Campus Ministries
This event is a great way to come together to worship in a different setting.

Chapel: Tig Intagliata Speaking

Thursday, Sept. 1, 11 a.m.
Yoder Recital Hall
Host: Campus Ministries
It's the first chapel of the year led by our Campus Pastor, Tig! You'll want to check out this music & worship filled event.

Thursday Night SPotlight: Marbeck Center board (Pancakes, Coffee, & Trivia)

Thursday, Sept. 1, 9:30 p.m.
Bob's Place
Host: Marbeck Center Board
Breakfast foods are better at night. Come eat food and answer some trivia questions and win prizes!

Marbeck After Dark: Laser Tag & S'Mores

Friday, Sept. 2, 9 p.m.
Library Green
Host: Marbeck Center Board
Come for the laser tag, stay for the s'mores.

Student Life Halftime Contest at Football Game

Saturday, Sept. 3, 1:30 p.m.
Alumni Field
Host: Student Life
The halftime contest will be the highlight of the game, except when the Beaver's win- of course!

Annual Fellowship of Christian Athletes kickoff bash

Saturday, Sept. 3, 6 p.m.
Neufeld Lawn
Host: Fellowship of Christian Athletes
Frisbees, fun and fellowship: join the Fellowship of Christian Athletes as they get down on the first Saturday after classes!

Sunday night worship

Sunday, Sept. 4, 8:30 p.m.
Yoder recital Hall
Host: Campus Ministries
You'll love the fellowship at this event.

MCB MAdden Tournament: Opening Round

Monday, Sept. 5, 7 p.m.
Bob's Place
Host: Marbeck Center Board
Sign up to play in the tournament at the Spot in Marbeck Center - or turn in your bracket before the event starts and stop in to see if you were right!

MCB Madden Tournament: Second Round

Tuesday, Sept. 6, 7 p.m.
Bob's Place
Host: Marbeck Center Board
Sweet 16! Come see who is moving on to the Elite 8.

MCB Madden Tournament: Quarter-final Round

Wednesday, Sept. 7, 7 p.m.
Bob's Place
Host: Marbeck Center Board
Day 3 of the tournament and we are down to out last 8 participants. Is it who you thought it would be?

Multicultural Student Organization Meet & Greet

Wednesday, Sept. 7, 9 p.m.
Multicultural Student Development Office
Host: Multicultural Student Organization
Come to the Multicultural Student development office in Hirshcy Annex to meet the students in charge of the multicultural student organization!

Chapel

Thursday, Sept. 8, 11 a.m.
Yoder Recital Hall
Host: Campus Ministries
Don't hesitate to stop by to this service. It's for everyone!

Church fair

Thursday, Sept. 8, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Commons (Marbeck Center)
Host: Campus Ministries
There are nearly a dozen area churches, but which one is the right fit for you? Come meet the leaders of these churches to see for yourself!

MCB Madden Tournament: Semi-final Round

Thursday, Sept. 8, 7 p.m.
Bob's Place
Host: Marbeck center Board
Only two nights left to get in on the football fun!

Thursday Night Spotlight: Sundaes on Thursday

Thursday, Sept. 8, 9:30 p.m.
Location: Bob's Place
Host: Office of Student Involvement
Miss the Involvement Fair on Wednesday? Never fear: you have a chance to meet a handful of clubs AND get some ice cream!

Marbeck after Dark:
MCB Madden Tournament Championship Round & Tailgate Party

Friday, Sept.9, 9 p.m.
Bob's Place
Host: Marbeck Center Board
It's like Super Bowl Sunday except it's on a Friday in September, But there are still nachos and wings.

Campus Barnyard party

Saturday, Sept. 10, 5 p.m.
Nature Preserve
Host: International Connection
Come to the Nature Preserve for food, fun and lawn games- who will win corn hole bragging rights at this event?

Sunday Night Worship

Sunday, Sept. 11, 8:30 p.m.
Yoder Recital Hall
Host: Campus Ministries

farmer's Market Bingo 

Monday, Sept. 12, 12:30 p.m.
Bob's Place
Host: Marbeck Center Board
Round 1 on Bingo Mondays. This event is the Bee's Knees because without bees we wouldn't have Farmer's Markets.

FarMer's Market Bingo

Monday, Sept. 12, 9 p.m.
Bob's Place
Host: Marbeck Center Board
Round 2 on Bingo Mondays. This event is the Bee's Knees because without bees we wouldn't have Farmer's Markets.

Employer Expo

Tuesday, Sept. 13, 6:30 p.m.
Kreider Room
Host: Center for Career & Vocation
Looking for a job later in your life? Good. Come to Marbeck Center to meet some potential future employers and see who might be a good fit for you!

Worship Unplugged

Tuesday, September 13, 9:30 p.m.
Fire Circle
Host: Campus Ministries
Come to the Fire Circle with your friends to have a time of worship around the campfire.

Color Run

Wednesday, Sept. 14, 7 p.m.
Start at Sommer Center
Host: Exercise Science and Strength & Conditioning Club
Run for fun- and get sprayed with some fun colors!

 Chapel

Thursday, Sept. 15, 11 a.m.
Yoder Recital Hall
Host: Campus Ministries
Campus Ministries would love to see you there.

Thursday Night Spotlight: Social work club

Thursday, Sept. 15, 9:30 PM
Bob's Place
Host: Social Work Club
2016 is an election year, so come get educated by the Social Work Club about voter registration!

marbeck After Dark: skate Night

Friday, Sept. 16, 9 p.m.
Burcky Gym
Host: Marbeck Center Board
Bring yourself and some friends! We have the skates covered!

 Saturday Morning cartoons

Saturday, Sept. 17, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Bob's Place
Host: Marbeck Center Board
Relive the good old days with us! Nothing is better than cartoons and sugary cereal on a Saturday Morning.

Sunday Night Worship

Sunday, Sept. 18, 8:30 p.m.
Yoder Recital Hall
Host: Campus Ministries
This is the best way to end your weekend!

Prayer walk

Monday, Sept. 19, 6:30 p.m.
Prayer Labyrinth
Host: Campus Ministries
Prayer walks have been a common Christian worship practice for centuries. Take some time to meditate on your spirituality at the prayer labyrinth.

S.A.A.C. Game Night

Tuesday, Sept. 20, 8 p.m.
Bob's Place
Host: Student Athletic Advisory Committee
Ping pong, billiards, carpet ball and other fun games await you in Bob's Place with the Student Athletic Advisory Committee!

Teach-O

Wednesday, Sept. 21, 9 p.m.
Stutzman Lecture Hall
Host: Bluffton Education Organization
Its' like bingo, but with an educational twist! Come win some fun prizes and share some laughs with friends!

Chapel

Thursday, Sept. 22, 11 a.m.
Yoder Recital Hall
Host: Campus Ministries
Campus Ministries would love to see you there.

Graduate School Fair

Thursday, Sept. 22, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Marbeck Center
Host: Center for Career & Vocation
Learning is a lifelong endeavor. Graduate school is an option you could consider at some point in college, so you should check out the grad school fair in Marbeck Center to get a sense of some options you'll have after graduating from Bluffton!

Artist Series: Akropolis

Thursday, Sept. 22, 7:30 p.m.
Yoder Recital Hall
Host: Artist Series
Akropolis is an international woodwind quintet. Tickets are available in Marbeck center ($5) for students. Arts & lecture credit is available!

Thursday Night Spotlight:
exercise Science And Strength & Conditioning Club

Thursday, Sept. 22, 9:30 p.m.
Bob's Place
Host: Exercise Science and Strength & Conditioning Club
This student organization promotes the importance of fitness & wellness on out campus. Go check out their event!

Marbeck After Dark: Harry Potter MAD

Friday, Sept. 23, 9 p.m.
Bob's Place
Host: Marbeck Center Board
Slytherin to this event because it is going to be a Siriusly good time.

sand Volleyball Tournament

Saturday, Sept. 24, 12 PM
Sand Volleyball Court
Host: Student Senate
Get your team and sign up to win the ultimate sand volleyball bragging rights and enjoy the sunshine!

24- hr. Theatre Festival Performance

Saturday, Sept. 24, 7 p.m.
Ramseyer Auditorium
Host: Theatre Department
Students will preform a play that was written and directed less than a day ago all by students- no joke! Art & lecture credit is available!

Sunday Night Worship

Sunday, Sept. 25, 8:30 p.m.
Yoder Recital Hall
Host: Campus Ministries
Campus Ministries would love to see you there.

Cup BIngo

Monday, Sept. 26, 12:30 p.m.
Bob's Place
Host: Marbeck Center Board
Round 1 on Bingo Monday's. Play Bingo to win one of life's essentials: cups.

CUP BINGO

Monday, Sept. 26, 9 p.m.
Bob's Place
Host: Marbeck Center Board
Round 2 on Bingo Monday's. Play Bingo to win one of life's essentials: cups.

Hymn Sing

Tuesday, Sept. 27, 9:30 p.m.
Kreider Room
Host: Campus Ministries
Polish up on your four-part harmonies and sing some classic hymns in this worship opportunity.

Green Eats!

Wednesday, Sept. 28, 8 p.m.
Berky Hall Cafe
Host: Bluffton University Nutrition Association & Sustainability Club
There will be some in-season and local foods and members of BUNA and Sustainability Club will be speaking on how these foods are not only nutritional but also more sustainable. Come to have some good eats that are also green eats!

Chapel

Thursday, Sept. 29, 11 a.m.
Yoder Recital Hall
Host: Campus Ministries
Campus Ministries would love to see you there.

Thursday Night Spotlight: Student Alumni Association

Thursday, Sept. 29, 9:30 p.m.
Bob's Place
Host: Student Alumni Association
Student Alumni Association works to bridge the gap between current students and alumni! Come check out their event.

Chapel

Thursday, October 6, 11 a.m.
Yoder Recital Hall
Host: Campus Ministries
Campus Ministries would love to see you there.

Thursday Night Spotlight: PEACE CLUB

Thursday, Oct. 6, 9 p.m.
Bob's Place
Host: PEACE CLUB
The Peace Education and Action Community Endeavor of PEACE strive to educate students about current events that relate to peace issues. They'd love to see you there.

Marbeck After Dark: Beaver Fest

Friday, Oct. 7, 9 p.m.
Bob's Place
Host: Marbeck Center Board
You won't want to miss this! Karaoke, Giant Games and Froyo to top off the night.

Saturday Morning Cartoons

Saturday, Oct. 8, 9 a.m.- 12 p.m.
Bob's Place
Host: Marbeck Center Board
Relive the good old days with us! Nothing is better than cartoons and sugary cereal on a Saturday Morning.

Sunday Night Worship

Sunday, Oct, 8: 30 p.m.
Yoder Recital Hall
Host: Campus Ministries
Campus Ministries would love to see you there.