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!
Animal Jam is a fundraiser sponsored by the Excelsior Men's Society for Back to the Wild in Castalia, OH. This organization rehabilitates animals and is a nature center focusing on education. This show features live animals from the Columbus Zoo, and is great for children and adults alike. Tickets are $4 each if ordered in advance online, or $5 each at the door.
You may purchase tickets online from our storefront, Animal Jam tickets and t-shirts are listed at the bottom. Other Lil' Sibs purchases or participation is not required to attend Animal Jam.
Schedule of Events
Friday, April 17
4:00pm – 6:00pm: Registration, Campus Center Great Hall
5:30pm – 6:30pm: Dinner, Hoernemann Refectory*
7:00pm – 9:00pm: Crafts & Games, University Commons
8:00pm – 11:30pm: Late Night Movie – Finding Nemo and Lilo & Stitch, University Commons
Saturday, April 18
10:00am – 11:00am: Check-In, Campus Center Great Hall
10:30am – 12:30pm: Brunch, Hoernemann Refectory*
12:00pm – 3:00pm: Luau with Inflatables and Games, Seiberling Gymnasium
4:30pm – 6:00pm: Dinner, Hoernemann Refectory *
6:00pm: Animal Jam (Doors open at 5:00pm), Seiberling Gymnasium
Animal Jam Schedule
5:00pm - 5:45pm: Concession stand food, carnival games and bounce houses, raffle tickets available for sale from donations given by local businesses
5:45pm - 6:00pm: Presentation by Back to the Wild Staff
6:00pm - 7:00pm: Columbus Zoo Show with Animals
7:00pm: Raffle Drawings
Sunday, April 19
10:30pm – 12:30pm: Brunch, Hoernemann Refectory
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.