Parents helping move into dorm?

my parents said that they are gonna help me move into my dorm. it is 30-40 minutes from home and i kinda thought they would just see me off at home. is it normal? they said they wanted to take me out to lunch after that. is it true that the first day is a good time to meet a bunch of people? i dont want to hang out... show more my parents said that they are gonna help me move into my dorm. it is 30-40 minutes from home and i kinda thought they would just see me off at home. is it normal? they said they wanted to take me out to lunch after that. is it true that the first day is a good time to meet a bunch of people? i dont want to hang out with my parents after moving in. please help
Update: christy: i am not ungrateful. if that is how i came across, then i didnt mean it that way.
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