Orono High School will celebrate Homecoming Week Oct. 1-6. Each day will feature its own dress-up theme, and there will be a variety of athletic and special events.
Here is the complete schedule:
Monday, Oct. 1
Theme: P.J. Day
Events: Homecoming pictures, 12 noon, Norenberg Park
King and queen coronation, 1:46 p.m., OHS gymnasium
Tuesday, Oct. 2
Theme: Nerd Day
Events: Cashin Senior Symposium, 9:45 a.m., Fenholt Auditorium
Boys’ soccer at Holy Family, 5 p.m.
Girls’ soccer versus Holy Family, 5 p.m.
Volleyball at Mound Westonka, 7 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 3
Theme: Class Color Day
Events: Class competition, 8:35-9:15 a.m. (Spartan Hour), OHS gymnasium ($1 admission)
Powder Puff game (juniors versus seniors), 8 p.m., Pesonen Stadium
Thursday, Oct. 4
Theme: Neon ’90s Day
Events: Cross country at Litchfield, 4 p.m.
Boys’ soccer versus Mound Westonka, 5 p.m.
Girls’ swimming and diving versus Litchfield, 6 p.m.
Volleyball at Hutchinson, 7 p.m.
Girls’ soccer versus Mound Westonka, 7 p.m.
Variety show practice, 8:30 p.m., OHS gymnasium
Friday, Oct. 5
Theme: Spartan Spirit Day
Events: Variety show, 8:35-9:15 a.m. (Spartan Hour), OHS gymnasium ($1 admission)
Homecoming parade, 1 p.m. (Begins at Orono baseball fields and ends in Pesonen Stadium for a pep fest)
Football versus Mound Westonka, 7 p.m., Pesonen Stadium, and bonfire to follow
Saturday, Oct. 6
Events: Homecoming dance, 9-11 p.m., OHS gymnasium (semiformal)