Fall Events

Check out some of the things happening Fall 2021!

Winter Events

Winter happenings at the Family Resource Center

Spring Events

With the sun beginning to shine, see what family friendly events we have this Spring!


Join us for a 3 series workshop designed for employees and students who have taken a leave of absence for the arrival of a child. At the workshop attendees will have the opportunity to learn more about sources of support for families at OSU, connect with other parents returning to work and/or school, and hear information about transitioning into parenthood and back to work. We encourage participants to register for all 3 sessions to develop a cohort and better connect with other participants.

Session 1- Introduction/Child Development Overview: 10/20/21 @ 12:30pm

Session 2- Fitness After Baby: 1/20/22 @ 12pm- REGISTER HERE

Session 3- Mindfulness & The Importance of Being Held: 2/15/22 @ 12pm- REGISTER HERE

Beaver Family Connections

Bring your lunch from 12-1pm and join in on interesting topics and discussions related to your child's development and your family health and well being. There will be a Baby, Childhood, Tween/Teen and general session each term for you to choose from. Check out some of our past presentations here!

ElderCare Connections

Join us for monthly, lunch hour, informational meetings and discussions about what it means to be a caregiver and how to optimally support the ones you love and yourself. For additional elder care resources, click here.

National Work & Family Month

The month of October was established by Alliance for Work-Life Progress as National Work & Family Month (NWFM) in 2003. It is a month of dedication to ensure that the worlds of both work and family are in balance in each person’s life.


Trick-or-Treat Tour- October 31, 2022

Bring your children over to the MU Family Lounge and pick up a map of the trick-or-treat tour happening around campus. OSU Departments will have treats, and maybe even some tricks, for you and your children to enjoy on Halloween! This event will take place October 31 from 3-5pm.

Student Parent Connections

Balancing parenting with your studies? Join us for a weekly hour of community and connection with others who share your unique challenges of being a student and a parent. This drop-in group is open to any students who are parents or parents-to-be. For times and location of the next session email [email protected].

Summer Camp Fair

Not sure how to fill your child's days this summer? Join us on Wednesday, April 1st for a chance to meet many of the local summer camps and find out about all the fun things they have to offer! For a list of the 2019 vendors click here! Also, make sure to check out our Activities Around Town & Beyond page for more ideas!

Bring Your Kids to Campus Day

This campus wide event is a way to celebrate family, the importance of education, and to highlight the campus as a family friendly community where parents can share their work and studies and families may spend the day playing and learning together

Family Art Fun

Join us for a fun afternoon of print making with other students and their children! We will have multiple stations setup for you and your child to create your unique masterpieces. Snacks and beverages will be provided. This is a FREE event! ** Students Only**