Homecoming - October 18-20, 2019

Activities and fun for all ages, current students, families, alumni, and friends! There's something for everyone at this year's Homecoming Weekend activities, Friday, Oct. 18 through Sunday, Oct. 20. See schedule details below.

Five-year reunions will be held at various times throughout the weekend for those whose class year ends in '4 or '9.


Friday, October 18
9:30 a.m. -- Chapel, featuring 2019 Young Alumnus of the Year

Evening -- several classes will have informal gatherings at area restaurants

5:30 p.m. -- Tailgate party, front of gym.

  • The Booster Club will provide a meal with donations accepted.
  • Open to all. Special welcome to Eastern Mennonite elementary and middle school students and families.
  • Games, face painting, spirit giveaways.
7 p.m. -- Varsity Boys Soccer v. TBD, Eastern Mennonite University turf field.
  • Half-time event for young fans under the lights on the turf.

Saturday, October 20

NEW THIS YEAR: 8:30 to 10 a.m.  Homecoming Breakfast

  • Drop by the school to enjoy breakfast food in an informal setting, connect with alumni and friends
  • Find your old classroom,see how the elementary students are using the second floor! Self-guided tours.
  • Tour the new elementary building.

11:30 a.m. -- Rehearsal for 2019 Touring Choir, auditorium.

Noon -- Various class reunions.

p.m. -- JV Volleyball and Varsity Volleyball. Time and opponent TBD, EMS gym. Free to alumni, EMS students and families.

Evening -- Various class reunions.

7:30  -- Homecoming concert, EMS auditorium, featuring Junior and Senior Choirs, band and orchestra.

Sunday, October 20

10 a.m. -- Worship service, EMS auditorium

  • Honoring our Lifetime Service and Alumnus of the Year awardees
  • Music by 2019 Touring Choir members under the direction of Jared Stutzman