Mother/Son Weekend

April 21-22, 2017

Schedule of Events

Friday, April 21, 2017

Welcome – 3:00-6:00 PM
Pick-up your nametag and Mother Son Weekend Packet at the Gatehouse

Christ School Athletics in the Afternoon
JV Baseball vs. Mitchell HS – 3:00 PM
Varsity Baseball vs. Mitchell HS – 4:30 PM
JV Tennis Asheville Christian Academy – 4:00 PM
JV Lacrosse Charlotte Country Day – 4:30 PM

Food Trucks available for Snacks near the Athletic Fields

Dinner with your Sons off Campus – Boys Have an 11:00 p.m. Curfew

Saturday, April 22

Boys have Saturday Classes 8:00 am-Noon

Breakfast & Special English Department Presentation – Stolz Hall – 8:00 am

Mother’s Chapel Service (outdoors, weather permitting) – 9:00 am

Mothers of Christ School Boys – Reception and Special Presentation – Pingree Auditorium – 10:15 am

  • Headmaster Paul Krieger and Dr. David Verhaagen will speak on the topic of Raising Resilient Sons. Dr. David Verhaagen is an internationally-renowned expert on child development and an author of eight books. He focuses on helping young men excel in their lives. Dr. Verhaagen helps young people develop a greater sense of identity, purpose, confidence, and direction. With a PhD from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill he is a frequent speaker at national conferences and schools and is uniquely qualified to help families and children overcome adversity to live purposefully and confidently.

Lunch on Campus with the Boys – Cookout outside Stolz Hall – Noon

There will be a free photo booth set up for moms and sons during lunch!

Christ School Athletics in the Afternoon

Varsity Tennis vs. Greensboro Day School – Noon
JV Baseball vs Tuscola HS at Christ School – 1:00 pm
JV Lacrosse vs Asheville Empire at Christ School – 2:00 pm
Varsity Baseball vs Tuscola HS at Christ School – 3:00 pm

Wine & Cheese at Headmaster’s Home – 5:30-7:00 pm

Dinner with your Sons off Campus
Second Form: Aye Caramba Mexican Grill – 7:30pm – RSVP to Eleanor Smythe P'21
Third Form: Stone Ridge Tavern – 7:30pm – RSVP to Maria Johnson P'20
Fourth Form: Post 25 – 7:00pm – RVSP to Michelle Dodenhoff P'19
Fifth Form: The Cantina at Biltmore Village – 7:30pm – RVSP to Catherine Freeman P'18
Sixth Form: Avenue M – 7:30pm – RVSP to Martha Sloan P'17

Make your reservations now! View a list of hotels.


Chaired by Karyn Kearney P’20

Form Chairs:
Eleanor Smythe – 8th Grade
Maria Johnson – 9th Grade
Ruth Thompson & Michelle Dodenhoff – 10th Grade
Catherine Freeman – 11th Grade
Frances Hutto & Martha Sloan – 12th Grade

Contact Us

500 Christ School Road
Arden, NC 28704
T: 828-684-6232
F: 828-684-2745 

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