Lil' Sibs Weekend

Lil' Sibs is a weekend hosted by InterResidence Hall Council (IRHC) where Heidelberg students are encouraged to invite their siblings to visit the 'Berg! There are lots of events for children of all ages to enjoy! Each year IRHC chooses a new theme for our lil' sibs to enjoy. Past themes have included Around the World, Lil' Sibs go to the Circus, Lil' Sibs Boot Camp, and more! Scroll down for more information about upcoming Lil' Sibs events!

Lil' Sibs 2013 "The Wizarding World of Heidelberg"

April 12th-14th

Spend a weekend with your Big Sib at Heidelberg. "The Wizarding World of Heidelberg" Lil' Sibs weekend is coming up and we're counting on your student and his/her sibling (or cousin, niece, nephew, etc.) to join in on the excitement!

Schedule of Events

Friday, April 12th

4:30pm-6pm - Welcome to the "Wizarding World of Heidelberg" registration in Campus Center Great Hall.**  If you didn't register online come register upon arrival and get sorted into your house for the weekend.
5:30pm-6:30pm - Dinner in Hoernemann Refectory+
8pm-9pm - Hall Crawl Activities - All Hall Lobbies - Play games and have fun with your siblings.
9:15pm-12am - Late Night Movie - Frost Lecture Hall - Enjoy popcorn while watcing Harry Potter and the Sourcerer's stone.

Saturday, April 13th

10am-11am - Registration in Hoernemann Refectory** If you missed yesterday, come register today.
10:30am-12:30pm - Brunch in Hoernemann Refectory+
1pm-4pm - Diagon Ally - Seiberling Gymnasium - Inflatables, photos, concessions and other activities.
4:30pm-6pm - Dinner in Hoernemann Refectory+
Animal Jam - Doors open at 5:30pm. Show begins at 6:30pm. Stop in to Sieberling Gymnasium for more fun activities, such as inflatables and face paint. Stay for the show and meet some unique animals up close and personal! Some furry, and some not so furry friends, are joining us from the Columbus Zoo! 
- Animal Jam Presented by Excelsior Men's Society

Sunday, April 15th

10:30am-12:30pm - Brunch - Close your fun filled weekend with Brunch in Hoerneman Refectory+

+ You must present a meal ticket for all meals
**See below for registration package details
   Weekend schedule is subject to change.


Registration information will be mailed to home addresses of all students in Ohio and bordering states. If you reside outside of that location and wish to send your child to Lil' Sibs, please contact the Office of Residence Life. See pricing information below:

Weekend Package - $50 per child
Includes Lil' Sibs t-shirt, 4 meals, gift bag, and all activities.
(including Animal Jam admission and Animal Jam t-shirt).
Lil' Sibs Only - $30 per child
Includes Lil' Sibs t-shirt, 4 meals, gift bag and all activities except Animal Jam.
(does not include admission to Animal Jam or Animal Jam t-shirt).

Big Sibs T-shirt - $15
Shirts for Big Sibs are not included in above packages.

Meal Tickets - $5 per meal
There are four (4) meals available - Friday dinner, Saturday brunch and dinner, and Sunday brunch.

Animal Jam
Admission only - $5
Animal Jam t-shirt only- $12
Admission & T-shirt - $15

Late Registration Fee - $10
Late fee will apply to all registrations received after April 1st.

Convenient Pre-Registration can be done online!^ Visit our Online Store To Register your child for Lil' Sibs 2013 The Wizarding World of Heidelberg.

            Thank you for supporting our student event!

^By registering online, you are agreeing to the following Release & Indemnification Agreement:

Release & Indemnification Agreement

In Consideration of Heidelberg University and InterResidence Hall Council sponsoring the Lil’ Sibs Weekend and in further consideration of my minor child/ward or children/wards,

Being permitted to take part in these activities, I represent that I am a Parent or Legal Guardian of the above name child/children.  I do for myself, my child/ward or children/wards, my heirs, executors, assigns and personal representative hereby release, remise and forever discharge and agree to indemnify and hold harmless Heidelberg University and its student organization, their officers, members, trustees, agent, and employees from any and all claims, demands, actions or cause of action, loss, liability,  damage, personal injury or death which may arise out of result from, because by, occur during, or in any way connected with the above mentioned Lil’ Sibs Weekend. I confirm and represent that I have exclaimed the promotional flyers and other relevant materials about this activity.  I represent that my child/ward or children/wards is/are physically fit and capable of participating in all of these activities.