Alumni Weekend Schedule 

Friday, June 13, 2014

Registration: Kennedy Center, 9 a.m.-10 p.m.

2-5 p.m.: Wine Tasting at Thorn Creek Winery (Aurora)
Depart from Kennedy Center
2-5 p.m.: Afternoon Outing to James A. Garfield National Historic Site (Lawnfield)
Depart from Kennedy Center 
5:30-9 p.m.: Twilight Canoe Trip
Depart from Kennedy Center 
6-9 p.m.: Dinner Reception at the Home of the President
Shuttles depart from Kennedy Center 
7:30 p.m.: Grace and Andy Memorial Beautification
All-Faith Chapel
8-10 p.m.: Remembering Freddy’s
Kennedy Center, Ground Floor
9:30-11 p.m.: Gazing at the Stars from the Hill
Stephens Memorial Observatory
9 p.m.-midnight : Rock 'N Roll with Moose and Carl
Renner Theater 

Saturday, June 14, 2014

Registration: 7:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m., Kennedy Center

 

Breakfast
7-10 a.m.: All you can eat breakfast
Dix Dining Hall, Kennedy Center 
8-10 a.m.: The Trail Mix & Morning Hike
Depart from the Kennedy Center 
Session I: 9-10:15 a.m.
(choose from one of the four events below)
Alumni Weekend Book Club, 4th Floor Clock Tower, Library
Providing and Protecting: Planning your Financial Future, Hinsdale Room 203 
Civic Engagement at Hiram, Gerstacker Room 123  
Run for Grace and Andy, Meet on Martin Commons  
Matt Hils Memorial Service
10-11:45 a.m. (service begins at 10:30); outside Field Station Observation Building 
Session II: 10:30-11:45 a.m.
(choose from one of the four events below)
 Book Discussion with Pamela Schoenewaldt, Library Instruction Room (3rd Floor), Library
"An American Utopia" presentation by James Thompson, associate professor of political science, Hinsdale Room 213
U.S. Autism Road Tour Kick-Off with Joshua Pritchard '10, Eric Grounds '12 and Joshua Turner '15, East Hall Forum (first floor) 
TREE House Tour, TREE House (Dean Street behind Frohring Music Building)
Lunch Options: Noon-2 p.m.
 Cooking Demo with Gourmet Chef Anne Haynam '88, tent on the lawn in front of Booth-Centennial
 Alumni and Faculty Luncheon, Hiram College Dining Hall
President's Luncheon for Golden Terriers (50th reunion+), Ballroom, Kennedy Center second floor 
Session III: 2:15-3:15 p.m.
(choose from one of the four events below)
 Book discussion with William Heath '64, Library Instruction Room (3rd Floor), Library
Beggaring Your Neighbor: Card Games in "Great Expectations" with Professor Kirsten Parkinson, Bonney Castle 
Wine Tasting with Mark Rhodes '93, owner of WineStyles in Howland, Ohio, Koritansky Hall 
Alumni Choir, Frohring Music Recital Hall
Session IV: 3:30-4:30 p.m.
(choose from one of the five  events below)
 Book Discussion with Ambassador Peter Tomsen, Hinsdale Room 215
Beer School with the Thirsty Dog Brewing Company, Kennedy Center, ground floor
The Politics of Sports with Dr. Jason Johnson, scholar in residence, Hinsdale Hall, Room 203 
A World Tour of Trees wiht Cleveland's Tree Doctor, Lauren Lanphear '79, Hinsdale Hall, Room 213 
 Irving Berlin - A Daughter Remembers, performance by Damaris Peters Pike, professor emerita of music, Frohring Music Recital Hall
5-6:30 p.m.
All-Alumni Reception and Alumni Awards Ceremony
 Campus Green: Music, hors d'oeuvres, cash bar and award reception for this year's award winners
6:30-7 p.m.
Reunion Class Photos
 Class photos will be taken promptly at 6:30 and 6:45 p.m. Specific instructions for your class will be included on your name badge
7-9 p.m.
Dinner Options
 Weekend College/MAIS Dinner, Hinsdale 2nd Floor Arch

Reunion Dinners

1949: Kennedy Center Ballroom

1951: Kennedy Center Ballroom

1954: Brown Fall Room (2nd floor Kennedy Center)

1959: Kennedy Center Ballroom

1964: Dix Dining Hall (2nd floor Kennedy Center)

1969: Koritansky Hall

1974: Pritchard Room (2nd floor Hiram College Library)

1979: Krabill Room (1st floor Hiram College Library)

1984: Private Dining Room, Hiram College Dining Hall

1989: Tent, Booth-Centennial Lawn

1994: Schneider Room (1st Floor Hiram College Library)

1999: Private Dining Room, Hiram College Dining Hall

2004: West Porch, 3rd Floor Hinsdale

2009: Alumni Heritage Room, Teachout Price

All attendees are invited to attend the reunion dinner of their choice if it is not their reunion this year. 

8:30 p.m.
 Dance the Night Away under the Hinsdale Arch

Sunday, June 15, 2014

7 a.m.-Noon: Residence Hall Check-Out

8 a.m.-11 a.m.
All You Can Eat Brunch, Dix Dining Hall 
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