Alumni Affairs

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

Charlotte Brooks

Sadie Cann

Bobbie Carter

Jane Corbett

Ron Corkum

Alastair Cox

Joanne Edwards

Sandra Friesen

Keith Gallant

Judy Hickman

Barb MacGougan

Carrie MacKenzie-Ng

Catherine MacLean

Note: To all Class of 1967 members – everyone please submit your biography to sandra.symonds@acadiau.ca for the Golden Anniversary Booklet. All biographies are accepted even if you are not able to attend your summer reunion.

 


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