Nicholas School Field Day 2017

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Nicholas School Field Day 2017

September 16, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm EDT


Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Troy Couch Farm Site, Duke Forest
W. Cornwallis Rd., Durham

Field Day is a special annual and traditional event of the Nicholas School with a long and colorful history. The event is open to Nicholas School students, faculty, staff and friends. Grab a blanket or chair, bring your appetite and join in the fun!

12:30-2:00 p.m.
Meal includes BBQ, Chicken, Vegetarian and Vegan options. Forest beverages available. Bring your ID!

Live Music!
12:30 – 2 p.m.
Magnolia Still

2:30 – 3 p.m.
An Inconvenient Tune with our own Alex Rudee, Dani Arostegui, Brendan Hannon and Dexter Liu

This year’s games include: Cross Cut Saw Competition,  Caber TossWater Balloon Toss and Tug ‘o War

If you plan to attend, you must RSVP by September 12th. This is necessary to ensure that we have enough food for everyone!

* No Pets, please!

** Field Day is a rain or shine event, however, in case of severe weather, we will cancel.

Field Day is sponsored by The Nicholas School of the Environment and Nicholas School Student Council. Special thanks to Duke Forest and Society of American Foresters.


September 16, 2017
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm