Homecoming events start Friday
Homecoming activities will begin as soon as Friday at Lansing High School.
Members of Homecoming court will be chosen a week before the game. A male and female representative from the freshman, sophomore and junior classes will be appointed, and three king and queen nominees will be named Friday, Sept. 30, during school. Homecoming king and queen will be announced at the football game, 7 p.m. Oct. 7 at Frank Graham Field, Second Street and Lion Lane. The Lions play the Immaculata Raiders.
Next week, students can participate in dress-up days. Monday is tie day; Tuesday, dress-up-like-a-teacher day; Wednesday, twin day; Thursday, favorite sports jersey day; and Friday, spirit day.
The school also will hold events open to the community. Lansing Booster Club will sponsor a chili supper on Wednesday, Oct. 5, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at LHS. Cost for dinner is $5. There will be a bonfire just north of the LHS parking lot after dinner.
On Friday, the boosters will hold a tailgate barbeque from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Cost is $5 for a meal. The Homecoming parade will begin at 5:30 p.m. at Saint Francis de Sales Catholic Church, 900 Ida St., and end at 6:10 p.m. at the LHS parking lot. Tickets for the Homecoming game are $3 for students and $5 for nonstudents.
The Homecoming dance will be held from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 8, at LHS. Tickets for the Homecoming dance are $8 in advance or $10 at the door.
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