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Field Day

To cap off our BuckeyeThon Spring Launch Week, join us for Field Day on Friday, April 16th from 2-7pm on the South Oval. We are looking forward to an exciting afternoon full of games and activities including yoga, Zumba, painting, game-show challenges, and time with friends! Make memories and enjoy some time outside while supporting Nationwide Children’s Hospital in their efforts to end childhood cancer.

Activities

To be mindful of COVID-19 guidelines, we will be cleaning every hands-on activity between participants, as well as following all social distancing measures. Activity participation will be limited to the permitted gathering number.

All day activities:

  • Lawn games: giant Connect4, giant horseshoes, cornhole, cup stacking, sack races, and more!
  • BuckeyeThon registration and information booth open all day!

Scheduled activities on the South Oval:

  • 2pm: Yoga with Anna Osborne
    • To have as many people participate as possible while following guidelines, there will be four, 15-minute yoga sessions during this hour
  • 5pm: ONLINE painting tutorial
    • If you register for the 2021-2022 year, you will be eligible for one of 50 painting kits that contain three brushes, a piece of artists paper, and several cups with the paint you’ll need for the tutorial.
    • To allow everyone to move at their own pace while painting, we have selected a pre-recorded tutorial found here: 

Tutorial!

  • Painting kits will be available during Field Day at the red registration booth from 2-4:45pm!
    • Please fill out this form if you will be picking up a kit:

 Painting Kit Form!

  • At pickup, we will ask to see your registration confirmation email.
  • What you will need from home in addition to the supplies we provide:
    • A cup of water to rinse your brush in
    • A paper plate to mix colors on
    • Some paper towels/a rag to dry your brush on
  • 6pm: Zumba with Brian Hood
    • To have as many people participate as possible while following guidelines, there will be four, 15-minute Zumba sessions during this hour

 

Accommodations
If you have questions about accessibility or accommodation requests, contact VPP.BuckeyeThon@osu.edu and Events.BuckeyeThon@osu.edu.  Requesting other accommodations with 2 weeks' notice will allow for seamless access to the event.