Summer Reunion 2017
July 7, 2017 - July 9, 2017
Summer Reunion, July 7-9, 2017!
Plans are well underway for a fun-filled weekend! There are so many activities unfolding for all so please plan to join us, reminisce with fellow classmates and friends, and enjoy Acadia’s beautiful campus once again.
Acadia welcomes back the Classes of 1942, 1947, 1952, 1957, 1962, 1967, 1972 and 1977.
Schedule of Events (tentative, subject to change)
Friday, July 7, 2017
12:00 pm - 'The Acadia 50-Year Golf Challenge' - A Class of 1967 golf game at Eagle Crest Golf Course in Centreville, NS. All 2017 Summer Reunion class members and their guests are invited to attend. Contact David Cook at 902.688.2978 for further details. This event is non-competitive with prizes!
1:00 – 7:00 pm - Reunion Check-in (Clark Commons)
1:00 pm - Airport Pick-up at the Halifax Stanfield International Airport
2:00 – 3:00 pm - Campus Tour begins at Registration Centre, Clark Commons. We will have a Safety and Security van available for those requiring a drive.
6:00 – 8:00 pm - Meet and Greet Reception for all returning Classes (Sheldon L. Fountain Learning Commons). Hot hors d’oeuvres and refreshments will be served.
8:00 - 10:00 pm - Class of 1962 Private Reception, Alumni Boardroom, Sheldon L. Fountain Learning Commons
Saturday, July 8, 2017
8:30 am - Breakfast on your own
8:30 – 10:00 am - Morning Activities:
Wolfville Farmer’s Market, DeWolfe Building, 24 Elm Ave. (features artisans, local produce, gourmet foods by local chefs, and live music).
9:00 – 2:00 pm Reunion check-in at the Registration Centre at Clark Commons or at the Welcome desk at the K.C. Irving Environmental Science Centre
10:00 – 11:30 am - Class Meetings at the K.C. Irving Environmental Science Centre. Class photos will be taken in the classrooms during each meeting
Noon – 1:30 pm - Lunch Social. This sit-down lunch will be held at Sheldon L. Fountain Learning Commons. Sandwiches, Salad, and refreshments with Strawberry Shortcake.
11:30 – 1:30 pm - Private Luncheon, Class of 1967, Le Caveau, Grand Pre Winery, Wolfville
1:30 – 2:00 pm - Class of ’67 - 50th Pinning Ceremony with Chancellor Libby Burnham (’60). This will be a private ceremony for the Class of ’67 and their guests. (K.C. Irving Environmental Science Centre Auditorium)
2:00 – 3:00 pm - Q & A with Acadia’s Chancellor, Libby Burnham, and Acadia’s Administration (K.C. Irving Environmental Science Centre Auditorium)
3:00 – 4:00 pm - Botanical Garden Walking Tour by K.C. Irving Environmental Science Centre & Harriet Irving Botanical Gardens tour director.
4:00 – 5:00 pm - Campus Tour begins in the Lobby at the K.C. Irving Environmental Science Centre. We will have a Safety and Security van available for those requiring a drive.
5:00 – 5:30 pm - Musical Concert in the Garden Room featuring David Parker, French horn, and Jennifer King, piano, at the K. C. Irving Environmental Science Centre.
5:30 – 6:30 pm - Time on your own
6:30 – 8:30 pm - Alumni Banquet at the Sheldon L. Fountain Learning Commons
9:00 pm – 12:00 am - Class of ’67 Private Reception – Joe’s Food Emporium, 434 Main Street, Wolfville
Sunday, July 9, 2017
9:15 am - Class of 1962 Tree Hug on west lawn, adjacent to University Hall
9:45 - 10:00 am - Viewing of the Haley/Lucas poster in Denton Hall lobby.
10:00 – 10:30 pm - Pre-Chapel Service with Coffee and Muffins held on the Manning Memorial Chapel front step (Rain location – Manning Chapel Hall, lower level)
10:30 am - Reunion Memorial Service at the Manning Memorial Chapel
Noon – 1:30 pm - Farewell Lunch held at the Clark Terrace, Wu Welcome Centre. Lunch will be served at noon.
2:00 pm - Airport Shuttle Pickup – Passengers requiring a drive to the airport will be picked up at the parking lot located beside Christofor Hall and Eaton House.
Registration as of May 19, 2017
Charles Corbett, 1947
Roger Cann, 1952
Ron Buckley, 1957
Ducky MacLean, 1957
Carol (Chipman) Buckley, 1958
Mary (Richardson) Cooke, 1960
Richard Beazley, 1961
Grace (Atwater) Beazley, 1962
Steve Burns, 1962
Bob Curry, 1962
Carole (Eaton) Curry, 1962 & 1963
Raymond Ng, 1962
Les Oliver, 1962
Terry Smith, 1962
David Allen, 1967
Joyce (Thomson) Allen, 1967
Jane Cayford, 1967
David Cook, 1967
Elaine (Wentzell) Cox, 1967
Barbara (Walker) Girling, 1967
Ingrid (Menssen) Greek, 1967
Gord Hickman, 1967
Sally (Eaton) Hills, 1967
John Macfie, 1967
Pearl (Young) MacInnis, 1967
Art Martell, 1967
Sue (Scharfe) Martell, 1967
Alistair McNeill, 1967
David Mercer, 1967
Bill Milton, 1967
Carol-Anne (Crofts) Moore, 1967
Mary (Tanton) Stone, 1967
Marilyn (Kyte) Webb, 1967
Wayne Hills, 1968
Brian Girling, 1969
Linda (Crouse) McNeill, 1970
Irene Armstrong Corkum, 1972
Mike Baker, 1972
Peter Cleveland, 1972
Carol (Groves) D'Amelio, 1972
Frank D'Amelio, 1972
Steven Enman, 1972
Barb (Williams) Fraser, 1972
Helen (Brown) Gallant, 1972
Steve Pound, 1972
Ellie Redden, 1972
Jennie (Robinson) Enman, 1972
Judy (Legge) Cleveland, 1973
Norm Surette, 1975 & 1976
Barb Anderson, 1977
Kathy (Caldwell) Dumaresq, 1977
Michael Edwards, 1977
Bruce Rawding, 1977
Alva Robinson, 1977
John Roddam, 1977
Donna-Leigh (Rendall) Goodman, 1977
Holly (White) Roddam, 1978
Note: To all Class of 1967 members – everyone please submit your biography to email@example.com for the Golden Anniversary Booklet. All biographies are accepted even if you are not able to attend your summer reunion.