Thanksgiving 2015

2014 Hesston College Thanksgiving Talent Show

Arboretum luminary walk (Friday and Saturday) canceled; Bookstore Black Friday Moonlight Madness sale and women’s and men’s basketball games (Friday and Saturday) postponed


Hesston College invites you to campus for Thanksgiving Weekend, Nov. 26 to 28. This weekend is designed for everyone, with activities for the whole family to enjoy.


Registration Center and Tickets

When you arrive, visit the Registration Center to pick up your schedule and tickets for pre-registered events. The Registration Center is in Erb Hall from noon to 6 p.m. on Thursday, and in the Admissions Office (second floor of Alliman Administration Center) from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on Friday.

Questions in advance of the event? Call the Special Events Office at 866-437-7866 or the Admissions Office at 800-995-2757. During the weekend, contact the Registration Center at 620-327-8162 or the Admissions Office.

Recommended lodging


The Bookstore is a great place to do early Christmas shopping. Stock up on Hesston College items including Nike clothing, sweatshirts, T-shirts, sweatpants, hats, mugs, sport bottles and Christmas ornaments. Want something special for your student? Take advantage of our Lark Gift Express to remember your student when you aren’t here. Don’t forget our Black Friday Moonlight Madness Sale.

Hours: Thursday – 1 to 5 p.m., Friday – 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; 9 to 10:30 p.m., Saturday – 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

See what’s new!

View the outstanding renovation to Northlawn, the college’s home for performing arts education and Campus Worship, as well as the 1/24th scale model of Green Gables, the first visual marker of campus, by alumnus Mel Diller ’68.

Enjoy the college’s beautiful campus entry off Main Street and the Green Gables monument in the Mullet Drive turning circle, which sits on the site where the historic building stood for 86 years. Also enjoy the alumni carillon bell chimes as you stroll around campus.