Reunion Weekend 2017: June 9-11

Schedule of Events

Friday, June 9


Check-in and Registration

4:00–6:00 p.m.: Wickersham Common Room

6:00–8:00 p.m.: Dairy Barn Lobby


6:30–7:30 p.m.:

• Golden Years Reception for the Classes of 1967 and earlier at Whittaker House

• Faculty and Alumni Happy Hour for Classes of 1968–2012 in the Dairy Barn Student Center


7:30–9:00 p.m.:

• Welcome Dinner in the Dairy Barn


9:00 p.m.

• Bonfire and Movie Screening


Saturday, June 10


7:00–9:00 a.m.:

• Hot Breakfast in the Dairy Barn


8:30–11:00 a.m.:

• Check-in and Registration in the Dairy Barn Lobby


9:00–10:45  a.m.:

• Morning Activities:

- Get your hands dirty and join us for a community archaeological dig during Alumni Hands-to-Work

- See and hear first-hand the latest in music and recording in the Performing Arts Center

- Go behind the scenes at an Open Session of the Board of Trustees

- See the Joline Arts Center and the Samson Environmental Center in action; and more


11:00 a.m.

• All-Reunion Photo on the Library Steps


11:15 a.m.

• Annual Alumni Meeting: Join Board of Trustees Chair Bob Kee '71, Head of School Simon Holzapfel, Darrow faculty and alumni for the State of the School address and special recognitions


12:30–2:30 p.m.:
• Lunch on the lawn: Take class photos and celebrate with the Class of 2007 as they open their 10-year prediction letters 

2:30 p.m.–4:30 p.m.:
•Afternoon Activities:
- Reminisce in the Library over photos and other memorabilia compiled in the Darrow School Archive Project
- Revisit your old stomping grounds by taking a flatbed tractor or ATV ride around campus
- Team up with friends for softball and other field games

5:30–7:00 p.m.:
• Designing Darrow Reception Tour: Get your blueprint stamped at each stop while you check out recent campus upgrades and see future plans

7:00–9:00 p.m.:
• Designing Darrow Campaign Launch: All-Reunion dinner and live music under the tent

9:00 p.m.:
• Bonfire and Movie Screening

Sunday, June 11

8:00–10:00 a.m:
• Continental Breakfast in the Dairy Barn

9:30–10:30 a.m.:
•Alumni Memorial Service in the Tannery: Remember alumni and former faculty

10:30 a.m.–noon:
• Brunch with Head of School Simon Holzapfel