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February 4, 2013

Ohio University to welcome family, friends for Sibs Weekend Feb. 8-10 

Ohio University will host family and friends Feb. 8-10 for Sibs Weekend. 

Many events are planned. Here are some highlights: 

• Sibs Bash 

This event will take place on Saturday, Feb. 9 from 2p.m. to 6 p.m. at Ping Center. Activities will include a magician, face painting, airbrush tattoos, balloon animals, clowns, inflatables, games, food, a live snake show and picture opportunities. 

• OHIO Hockey vs. Kent State Golden Flashes 

The puck drops at 7:30 p.m. in Bird Arena on Saturday, Feb. 9. Student tickets are $5 and all other tickets are $7. Children under 5 are free.  

• OHIO Basketball vs. Bowling Green 

Support the OHIO Bobcats at this MAC match-up against the Bowling Green Falcons on Saturday, Feb. 9 at 2 p.m. in the Convocation Center.  

• 2013 Ohio University Polar Bear Plunge supporting Special Olympics Ohio 

The Plunge will take place on Saturday, Feb. 9 at 1 p.m., at Lake Snowden in Albany, Ohio. There is a minimum donation of $50 required per plunger. Plungers will receive a T-shirt at the event and free wings at the BW3’s after party. Participants under 18 must have parent or guardian signed waiver form. For more information on the Plunge, visit 

For a full list of events during Sibs Weekend, visit

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