Events

 

Upcoming Events:

 

February

Basketball Game Watching

Monday, February 18th from 7 – 9 p.m.

Buffalo Wild Wings, Fruitville Pike, LANCASTER, PA

BWW’s in Lancaster has joined us with their own Home Team Advantage program: Print this card, and 10% of your bill will be donated to our scholarship.*

Don’t forget that each time you eat at BWW’s you help support our Freshman Scholarship Fund!

Chapter Meeting

Tuesday, February 19th from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Wegman’s Cafe, Carlisle Pike, Mechanicsburg, PA 17050

March

Basketball Game Watching

Friday, March 8th from 7 – 9 p.m.

Buffalo Wild Wings, Fruitville Pike, LANCASTER, PA

BWW’s in Lancaster has joined us with their own Home Team Advantage program: Print this card, and 10% of your bill will be donated to our scholarship.*

Don’t forget that each time you eat at BWW’s you help support our Freshman Scholarship Fund!

Chapter Meeting

Tuesday, March 19th from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Wegman’s Cafe, Carlisle Pike, Mechanicsburg, PA 17050

April

The Big Event

VT’s Annual Day of Service

Saturday, April 6th from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Central PA Food Bank, Harrisburg, PA

Volunteers must be 12 years old or older. RSVP today by sending us a message or replying on Facebook.

3.2 for 32 Run in Remembrance

Saturday, April 13th from 9 a.m. – 11 a.m.

Bullfrog Valley Park, Hummelstown, PA

All ages and friends welcome including strollers and four-legged friends. Rain or Shine. More details can be found on Facebook.

May

Chapter Meeting

Tuesday, May 21st from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Wegman’s Cafe, Carlisle Pike, Mechanicsburg, PA 17050

June

Chapter Meeting

Tuesday, June 18th from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Wegman’s Cafe, Carlisle Pike, Mechanicsburg, PA 17050

Election of 2019-2020 Officers

Past Events

December

ACC Championship Game Watching Party

Saturday, December 3rd @ 8 p.m.

Buffalo Wild Wings, Carlisle Pike, Mechanicsburg, PA

Don’t forget that each time you eat at BWW’s you help support our Freshman Scholarship Fund!

Hokie Holiday Party

Thursday, December 15th @ 6 p.m.

The Coliseum 410 St. John’s Church Road Camp Hill, PA 17011

Bring a canned good or non-perishable food item to donate to the Christian Life Assembly Food Pantry. A full menu of food and drinks are available for purchase as well as their arcade. It’s fun for the whole family!

Go Ho Ho Hokies!

January

Chapter Meeting

Tuesday, January 17th @ 6:30 p.m.

Wegman’s Cafe, Carlisle Pike, Mechanicsburg, PA 17050

Hokie Family Snow Tubing

Saturday, January 28th @ 3 p.m.

AvalancheXpress, York, PA

Tickets are $33 per person for individuals. Group rates are available for 20 or more. Please RSVP by Sat. Jan. 21st so we can reserve a group rate if possible.

February

Hokies Speaker & Social

Thursday, February 16th @ 7 p.m.

Cork & Cap Restaurant, Lancaster, PA

We welcome our VTAA Chapter Liaison, Jack Hutcheson, to central PA. Jack will share updates from Blacksburg as well as learn what is new in our region. Join us for food and fellowship. Food and drinks will be available for purchase.

Chapter Meeting Cancelled

Tuesday, February 21st @ 6:30 p.m.

Wegman’s Cafe, Carlisle Pike, Mechanicsburg, PA 17050

March

Men’s Basketball Final Regular Season Game Watching Party

Saturday, March 4th @ 4:30 p.m.

Desperate Times Brewery, 1201 Carlisle Springs Rd, Carlisle, PA 17013

Desperate Times is Hokie owned and operated with a full menu and space for all members of the family including children.

Chapter Meeting

Tuesday, March 21st @ 6:30 p.m.

Wegman’s Cafe, Carlisle Pike, Mechanicsburg, PA 17050

April

3.2 for 32 Run/Walk

Saturday, April 15th @ 9 .m.

Bullfrog Valley Park, Hummelstown, PA

2017 marks the 10th anniversary of the tragedy at Virginia Tech. All Hokies, friends, and families are invited to participate in this special Day of Remembrance.

Pets, strollers, and all are welcome.

If you would like to get involved and help with this event, please contact us.

May

The Big Event

Saturday, May 6th from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Central PA Food Bank, 3908 Corey Rd, Harrisburg, PA 17109

Contact us to RSVP for this event. Volunteers must be over 12 years old to participate because of the warehouse setting.

Chapter Meeting

Tuesday, May 16th @ 6:30 p.m.

Wegman’s Cafe, Carlisle Pike, Mechanicsburg, PA 17050

June

Young Alumni Networking

Friday, June 9th @ 6 p.m.

Mason Dixon Distillery, Gettysburg, PA

Did you know Virginia Tech was recently ranked #5 in the nation for best college networks?  We’re here to represent that Hokie Spirit in Central Pennsylvania.

Whether you are recently graduated or young at heart, all Hokies are welcome at this networking event. Food and drinks will be available for purchase.

Chapter Meeting

Tuesday, June 20th @ 6:30 p.m.

Wegman’s Cafe, Carlisle Pike, Mechanicsburg, PA 17050

July

Freshman Welcome Picnic

Saturday, July 15th @ 4 – 6 p.m.

Willow Mill Park, Mechanicsburg, PA

Incoming Freshmen, Family, Friends, and Alumni are invited to a picnic to welcome our newest Hokies.

Alumni are asked to provide a covered dish for approximately 50 people. To sign up, please complete this survey. 

At the picnic, we also recognize our 2017 Freshman Scholarship Winner. Please join our Hokie family as we welcome the Class of 2021 to Hokie Nation.

August

Chapter Meeting

Tuesday, August 22nd from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Wegman’s Cafe, Carlisle Pike, Mechanicsburg, PA

September

WVU Game Watching Party

Monday, September 3rd @ 7 p.m.

Buffalo Wild Wings, Carlisle Pike, Mechanicsburg, PA

Don’t forget that each time you eat at BWW’s you help support our Freshman Scholarship Fund!

Chapter Meeting

Tuesday, September 19th from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Wegman’s Cafe, Carlisle Pike, Mechanicsburg, PA

Clemson Game Watching Party

Saturday, September 30th, Time TBD

Buffalo Wild Wings, Carlisle Pike, Mechanicsburg, PA

Don’t forget that each time you eat at BWW’s you help support our Freshman Scholarship Fund!

October

Chapter Meeting

Tuesday, October 17th from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Wegman’s Cafe, Carlisle Pike, Mechanicsburg, PA

NEW EVENT: Oktoberfest

Alumni Social & Networking

Thursday, October 19th from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Desperate Times Brewery, Carlisle, PA

November

Chapter Meeting

Tuesday, November 14th from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Wegman’s Cafe, Carlisle Pike, Mechanicsburg, PA

UVA Game Watching Party

Friday, November 24th, Time TBD

Buffalo Wild Wings, Carlisle Pike, Mechanicsburg, PA

Don’t forget that each time you eat at BWW’s you help support our Freshman Scholarship Fund!

December

Men’s Basketball Game Watching Party

Saturday, December 16th @ 2 p.m.

Buffalo Wild Wings, Carlisle Pike, Mechanicsburg, PA

Don’t forget that each time you eat at BWW’s you help support our Freshman Scholarship Fund!

January

Chapter Meeting

Tuesday, January 16th @ 6:30 p.m.

Wegman’s Cafe, Carlisle Pike, Mechanicsburg, PA

February

Chapter Meeting

Tuesday,  February 20th @ 6:30 p.m.

Wegman’s Cafe, Carlisle Pike, Mechanicsburg, PA

Hokie Alumni Speaker Event

Thursday, February 22nd @ 6:30 p.m.

Desperate Times Brewery, Carlisle, PA

The Central PA Hokies invite Alumni, Family, and Friends to our annual speaker event. This year we will be discussing entrepreneurship in the Cumberland Valley, as the owner of Desperate Times talks about how he and his wife chose to open this micro-brewery in the mid-state.

Desperate Times Brewery is a Hokie-owned and managed establishment in Carlisle. Join us for micro-brews and German food (available for purchase), while supporting our Hokie-alumni local businesses.

March

Chapter Meeting

Tuesday,  March 20th @ 6:30 p.m.

Wegman’s Cafe, Carlisle Pike, Mechanicsburg, PA

April

*There is no chapter meeting in April*

CANCELLED – The Big Event – Day of Service

Saturday, April 7th, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Kings Gap State Park, Carlisle, PA

All ages welcome. Volunteers receive a 2018 Big Event t-shirt. Dogs welcome, and must be on a leash. Please dress for the weather. Activities may include leaf racking, trail maintenance, painting.

3.2 for 32 Run/Walk in Remembrance

Saturday, April 14th @ 9 a.m.

Bullfrog Valley Park, Hummelstown, PA

All ages and friends welcome including strollers and four-legged friends. Rain or Shine.

Bonus Community Service! & Big Event Make Up Opportunity: Central PA Food Bank

Saturday, April 28th, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Central PA Food Bank, 3908 Corey Rd, Harrisburg, PA

Ages 12 and over due to warehouse liability.

May

Chapter Meeting

Tuesday,  May 15th @ 6:30 p.m.

Wegman’s Cafe, Carlisle Pike, Mechanicsburg, PA

June

Chapter Meeting

Tuesday,  June 19h @ 6:30 p.m.

Wegman’s Cafe, Carlisle Pike, Mechanicsburg, PA

At our June Chapter Meeting we will be electing new officers for the 2018-2019 fiscal year, and planning for our Freshman Welcome Picnic.

Send us a message if you are interested in joining the team. Open positions include:
– President
– Treasurer
– Communications Chair
– Events Chair
– Service Chair
– Scholarship Committee Member

July

Freshman Welcome Picnic

Saturday, July 14th from 4 – 6 p.m.

Willow Mill Park, Mechanicsburg, PA

Incoming Freshmen, Family, Friends, and Alumni are invited to a picnic to welcome our newest Hokies.

At the picnic, we also recognize our 2018 Freshman Scholarship Winner. Please join our Hokie family as we welcome the Class of 2022 to Hokie Nation.

Alumni are expected to bring a side or dessert to share. Click here for the sign up sheet. Hot dogs and hamburgers are provided by the Central PA Alumni Association.

July Chapter Meeting

Saturday, July 14th from @ 3:30 p.m.

Willow Mill Park, Mechanicsburg, PA

Join us for an update on fall chapter events.

August

Chapter Meeting

Tuesday, August 21st from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Wegman’s Cafe, Carlisle Pike, Mechanicsburg, PA 17050

September

Chapter Meeting

Tuesday, September 18th from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Wegman’s Cafe, Carlisle Pike, Mechanicsburg, PA 17050

Duke Game Watching Party

Saturday, September 29th

Buffalo Wild Wings, Carlisle Pike, Mechanicsburg, PA

We’re excited to partner with Buffalo Wild Wings for the third year in a row with their Home Team Advantage program. Print this card, and 10% of your bill will be donated to our scholarship.

Don’t forget that each time you eat at BWW’s you help support our Freshman Scholarship Fund!

October

Notre Dame Game Watching Party

Saturday, October 6th

Buffalo Wild Wings, Fruitville Pike, LANCASTER, PA

BWW’s in Lancaster has joined us with their own Home Team Advantage program: Print this card, and 10% of your bill will be donated to our scholarship.*

Don’t forget that each time you eat at BWW’s you help support our Freshman Scholarship Fund!

*This card is different from the Mechanicsburg location.

Chapter Meeting

Tuesday, October 16th from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Wegman’s Cafe, Carlisle Pike, Mechanicsburg, PA 17050

Community Service

Saturday, October 20th from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Mission Central, 5 Pleasant View Dr, Mechanicsburg, PA 17050

November

BC Game Watching Party

Saturday, November 3rd

Buffalo Wild Wings, Carlisle Pike, Mechanicsburg, PA 17050

We’re excited to partner with Buffalo Wild Wings for the third year in a row with their Home Team Advantage program. Print this card, and 10% of your bill will be donated to our scholarship.

Don’t forget that each time you eat at BWW’s you help support our Freshman Scholarship Fund!

Miami Game Watching Party

Saturday, November 17th

Buffalo Wild Wings, Fruitville Pike, LANCASTER, PA

BWW’s in Lancaster has joined us with their own Home Team Advantage program: Print this card, and 10% of your bill will be donated to our scholarship.*

Don’t forget that each time you eat at BWW’s you help support our Freshman Scholarship Fund!

*This card is different from the Mechanicsburg location.

Chapter Meeting

Tuesday, November 20th from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Wegman’s Cafe, Carlisle Pike, Mechanicsburg, PA 17050

January 2019

Chapter Meeting

Tuesday, January 15th from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Wegman’s Cafe, Carlisle Pike, Mechanicsburg, PA 17050

Basketball Game Watching

Saturday, January 26th from 8 – 10 p.m.

Buffalo Wild Wings, Fruitville Pike, LANCASTER, PA

BWW’s in Lancaster has joined us with their own Home Team Advantage program: Print this card, and 10% of your bill will be donated to our scholarship.*

Don’t forget that each time you eat at BWW’s you help support our Freshman Scholarship Fund!

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