|April 05, 2007
WHO: Prospective college students, current students, and community
members of all ages.
WHAT: GavFEST is a FREE spring festival and college open house that will
be focusing on this year's Earth Day celebration. GavFEST gives
families and community members the opportunity to explore and enjoy
Gavilan College's beautiful, picturesque Gilroy campus. GavFEST
2007 will include Earth Day activities, entertainment, food,
workshops, a children's summer camp resource fair and activities
area, arts and crafts, hairstyle and manicure demonstrations, a
soccer tournament, baseball and more.
Potential students will have the opportunity to apply for
admission, speak to counselors and apply for financial aid, attend
orientation and tour the campus.
Earth Day activities will include a pirate themed environmental
treasure hunt for guests of all ages, and an environmental maze
sponsored by Gilroy Gardens.
Performers at this year's GavFEST will include Watsonville Taiko
Drums, Baile Esperanza, Mariachi Santa Cecilia, and The Usual
WHEN: Saturday, April 21, 2007
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Soccer Tournament
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. GavFEST
WHERE: Gavilan College Gilroy Campus, 5055 Santa Teresa Blvd.
8:00-12:00 Soccer Tournament Field
11:00-1:00 Tai Chi
11:00-12:00 Creative Cauldron Art 102 r2row
11:00-3:00 Hair Styling CO 102
11:00-3:00 Nail Art CO 102
11:00-3:00 Manicures CO 102
11:00-3:00 Braiding CO 102
11:30 Am. Heart Assoc. Jump Rope Outside HOB
11:45 a.m. Watsonville Taiko Drums Main Stage
12:00 Baseball--Gav/West Valley Field
12:30 Ensemble Main Stage
1:00 Talent Show Main Stage
1:00-3:00 Women vs Staff Softball Field
2:00 Karaoke Contest Main Stage
3:00 BBQ Pool
All Day Guerrilla Dance Kathryn Waggoner
All Day Impromptu Theatre Theater Quad John Haehl
All Day Sun Prints AR 103 Jane Edberg
All Day Ceramics Open Studio AR 101 Jane Rekedal
All Day Gaviland MESA/Chem Lawn Buccaneer Boat
All Day Family Day MESA
All Day Reptile Petting Zoo MESA Lawn
All Day Rocket Display Chem Lawn Ron Egbert
All Day Children's Art CDC
All Day Children's Activity CDC
All Day Blood Pressure and Tours HOB
All Day Make a Video! Digital Media Lab/TV Studio Bob Beede
All Day High School Orientation Social Sciences Asessment,Couns. Reg.
All Day Environmental Maze Social Sciences
All Day BBQ, Enchiladas, Falafel Food Court
For more information go to www.gavilan.edu/gavfest or call (408) 848-4724.