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open day

A specified day in which an organization, especially a school, university, or business, is open for visitation, inspection, or evaluation by members of the public. Primarily heard in UK. I wouldn't mind the open day at school so much if we didn't have to act like trained seals for the prospective parents.
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The Portland Hospital's Pregnancy Open Day is intended to be an interactive experience, so visitors will get the chance to meet with members of the hugely experienced maternity team and ask for advice and information.
An open day is a great opportunity to meet those directly involved with the course or programme of study you are looking to follow.
When at the open day, think about whether the institution is too far from or too near to home?
Sta- at Trinity Lodge Care Home, in Quorn Way, Ernesford Grange, will be organising the bizarre tribute to celebrate National Care Home Open Day on June 20.
Supporter Partnerships manager Robyn Deegan said: "A lot of planning is put into place to make events like the Open Day happen and it's a real team effort from the club as it involves a lot of our behind the scenes staff to make the day a success".
March 19: Cleveland College of Art and Design open day at Church Square, Hartlepool, 2.
Northumbria University is expecting more than 10,000 people at their open day on Saturday, October 6.
Staff at Northumbria University are expecting more than 10,000 people to descend on their campus on Saturday for this year's open day.
Today the club is holding one of the first of its regular open days when the public can enjoy miniature train rides - steam, diesel and electric - and tram rides at its site off King George V Drive East.
THE first Newmarket Stables open day in 14 years is to be held in aid of three charities in September, writes David Milnes.
AN open day gives you the ideal opportunity to find out if your chosen universities really are as good as they look in the prospectus.
Quriyat, March 8 (ONA)--Sayyid Ahmed bin Hilal bin Saud al Busaidi, Wali of Quriyat today patronized over the open day organized by the Regional Municipalities and Water Resources Ministry in collaboration with the Educational Supervision office as part of the events organized to mark the Arab Water Day which comes this year under the theme 'For Joint Arab Water Security'.
The Open Day is an opportunity for students, counselors and teachers to check the programs offered at the university and our admissions requirements while interacting with AUD's faculty and students in various disciplines.
Last year, the open days attracted almost a million visitors nationally, with 90 per cent of the population living within 30 minutes of a Heritage Open Day site.