Summer Reunion 2021

June 27, 2021 - June 28, 2021

Summer Reunion 2021

The Classes of 1946, 1951, 1956, 1961, 1966, 1971, 1976 and 1981 are invited to participate in a virtual Summer Reunion June 27 and 28 and enjoy the festivities we have planned. Events will include individual Class meetings, Acadia Trivia, a chapel service with Reverend Dr. Marjorie Lewis, and an opportunity to participate in a virtual book club. We hope you make plans to join us!

For registration details, click here:

This year also marks the 50th milestone anniversary of the Class of 1971. We want to ensure that your Golden Anniversary Booklet is part of the celebration, so we would kindly ask that you fill out our Golden Anniversary Submission form by June 18. Once the submissions are received, we will create a memorable booklet for you and your classmates. You can access the form by clicking HERE. Thank you!

The event schedule is listed below. For more information on the virtual book club, please click HERE.


Sunday, June 27

10:30 a.m.  Welcome to your reunion from Acadia Alumni Association President Donalda Macbeath ('75)

11:00 a.m.  Manning Memorial Chapel Service with Reverend Dr. Marjorie Lewis

2:00 p.m.   Acadia Trivia moderated by Wendy Robicheau, Archivist, Acadia University Vaughan Memorial Library

3:00 p.m.   Greetings from Dr. Bruce Galloway ('68, '03 HON), Chancellor, Acadia University

3:15 p.m.   Acadia’s Campus Tour - Enjoy a slide show of Acadia’s campus and what it looks like today


Monday, June 28

10:00 a.m.  Wish you were here from Vice-President, Advancement (Interim), Nancy Handrigan (’92) and Executive Director, Alumni Affairs, Oonagh Proudfoot ('93, '06)

11:00 a.m.  Summer Reunion Class Meetings - Classes of 1946, 1951, 1956 and 1961

12:00 p.m.  Summer Reunion Class Meetings - Classes of 1966, 1971, 1976 and 1981

2:00 p.m.    Acadia Book Club discussion – grab a coffee and join us for a facilitated chat about the novel you chose to read

3:30 p.m.    Gratitude and well wishes from Acadia University President and Vice-Chancellor Dr. Peter Ricketts  


Remember when? The way we were at SUMMER REUNION 2016!

Summer Reunion Registrants (as of June 17, 2021)

Donald Callbeck, 1951

Shirley (Oliver) James, 1956

Shirley Oliver, 1956

William Parker, 1956

Margaret (Eaton) Parker, 1957

Richard Beazley, 1961

Susie (Golding) Langley, 1961

Hans Levenbach, 1961

Laura Taylor, 1961

Christine (Tina) de Geus, 1966

Ruth Anne (Morse) Nicholson, 1966

Donald Paterson, 1966

Barbara (Schnare) Rafuse, 1966

Catherine Rand, 1966

Hugh Rathbun, 1966

Donald Reed, 1966

Donna Campbell, 1971

Allen Gower, 1971

Barbara Kelsey, 1971

Carolyn (Wentzell) Lunn, 1971

Richard MacAlpine, 1971

Olive Moase, 1971

Norman Pearce, 1971

Carol (Ring) Philbrick, 1971

Genevieve Wales, 1971

Roberta (Bobbi) Bishop, 1976

Mary Hatfield, 1976

Joe MacLellan, 1976

Wendy Scott, 1976

Karen Anderson, 1981

Barb Flewwelling, 1981

Marilyn (Surette) Hatfield, 1981

Marilyn Hatfield, 1981

Karen (Anderson) MacQuarrie, 1981

Douglas Campbell, N/A

Guest of Barbara Kelsey

Shirley (Snudden) Pearce

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