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Featured Event

Ski Beech Blast | Saturday, February 21

Join us on Saturday, February 21 for a day on the slopes at Beech Mountain Resort! This event is open to alumni, current students, faculty and staff, friends and families. 

Discounts, Discounts, Discounts!
All Day Lift Tickets are just $35 (usually $65), ski rentals are $18 (usually $27) and snowboard rentals are $25 (usually $37). Lift tickets may be picked up in the group sales office on Saturday, February 21.

Let's Get Retro
Beech Mountain Resort will be host to the third annual Totally 80s Retro Ski Weekend February 20-22. With live 80s tribute bands, a Totally Retro Apparel Contest and 80s themed specials, there is no better time to reconnect with fellow alumni!

Complimentary Pizza and Beer Reception
After a chilly day on the slopes, warm up in the Beech Tree Bar & Grille from 5 - 7 p.m. with pizza and beer compliments of your alumni association. The 80s tribute band, The Breakfast Club, will be in full swing all night playing your favorite 80s mix.

Reserve Your Ticket
You must RSVP for your lift ticket and the pizza and beer reception. Please RSVP by Wednesday, February 18 to Jillian Rosato, interim vice president of advancement, at 828.898.2534 or

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Message from Association Members

We are happy to introduce to you the Lees-McRae College Family Association. If you have a student at LMC, you are automatically a member of the Family Association. Your membership is free, and we hope it will provide you opportunities to be more involved in the Lees-McRae experience.  This page includes information about campus events, Banner Elk accommodations, things to do in the area, campus contact information, the academic calendar and much more. Also, if you are a member of Facebook, please “like” the Lees-McRae Family Association Facebook. This will give you another opportunity to stay connected to campus.

Scott and Karen Gobble ’86 Meade
Parents of Brandon Meade ’14

Lees-McRae College Family Association Facebook