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Hendrix to Host Kids Night Out / Parents Night Off

CONWAY, Ark. (November 13, 2012) - Hendrix College will sponsor Kids Night Out / Parents Night Off on Saturday, Dec. 8 from 5 - 9 p.m. in the Wellness and Athletics Center.

All proceeds from the event, hosted by the Hendrix College Fellowship of Christian Athletes and Student-Athlete Advisory Committee, will benefit the Toys for Tots Foundation.

Enjoy fun-filled, fully supervised activities, including basketball, kickball, and other games, as well as a movie room featuring The Santa Clause and Home Alone. There will be arts and crafts, including coloring, ornament making, and painting, and rock climbing with certified bilayers.

Children ages four to 12 are welcome. Admission is $10 per child and $5 for each additional from the same family. Parents may purchase a pizza dinner for their child for $5 per child.

Registration is limited to the first 100 kids. For more information, contact Jenn McCracken at 501-450-1472.

Founded in 1876, Hendrix College is a national leader in engaged liberal arts and sciences education. For the fifth consecutive year, Hendrix was named one of the country's "Up and Coming" liberal arts colleges by U.S. News and World Report. Hendrix is featured in the 2012 edition of the Princeton Review as one of the country's best 377 colleges, the latest edition of Colleges That Change Lives: 40 Schools That Will Change the Way You Think about Colleges, Forbes magazine's annual list of America's Top 650 Colleges, and the 2013 edition of the Fiske Guide to Colleges. Hendrix has been affiliated with the United Methodist Church since 1884. For more information, visit