East Lansing Welcomes the World at ELPL

Sunday, October 1, 2017 - 1:30pm


East Lansing Welcomes the World
October 1, 2017 (1:30 PM – 3:30 PM)
East Lansing Public Library
950 Abbot Road
East Lansing MI 48823

International students and families are invited to come meet their East Lansing neighbors at this special FREE event at the ELPL, brought to the community by a partnership between the City of East Lansing and Michigan State University. The event will feature catered food, live music, family activities, community information tables, mingling and more. There will also be a brief program at 2:30 p.m. featuring welcoming remarks by MSU President Lou Anna K. Simon, East Lansing Mayor Mark Meadows, MSU Office for International Students and Scholars (OISS) Director James Dorsett and ELPL Director Kristin Shelley. Shuttle buses will run from campus to ELPL on a loop from 1-4 p.m., stopping regularly at North Hubbard Hall, the International Center, Brody Hall and the Spartan Village Community Center. These buses are free and available to anyone who needs a ride from the MSU campus to the event. The last bus will leave ELPL at 3:30 p.m.