Schedule of Events
Friday, June 5 - Sunday, June 7, 2020
*Events and times are subject to change.
*Below is a tentative 2020 Alumni Weekend schedule. Please continue to check back for updates.
Friday, June 5
|10:30 a.m.-9:00 p.m.||Alumni Registration & Campus Lodging Check-In|
|11:30 a.m.-12:45 p.m.||Blair Cup Golf Scramble Registration|
|Noon-1:00 p.m.||Luncheon & panel discussion with Head of School Chris Fortunato (all welcome!)|
|1:00-1:30 p.m.||Golf Simulator Demonstration with Director of Athletics & girls’ varsity golf coach Paul Clavel ’88 & boys’ varsity golf coach Andrew Sykes|
|1:30 p.m.||Blair Cup Golf Scramble|
|1:30-3:00 p.m.||Tour of the Bogle Science Center & class sessions with Blair faculty|
|3:00-4:00 p.m.||Guided hike through the Siegel Property led by Teddy Wenner ’96|
|3:00-4:00 p.m.||5K Run led by cross country coaches Martin Miller & R. Latta Browse|
|3:00-4:30 p.m.||Tour of the Chiang-Elghanayan Center for Innovation and Collaboration; class sessions in the maker space & robotics classroom|
|4:30-5:30 p.m.||Blair Cup Golf Scramble Cocktail Reception & Awards|
|5:30-6:00 p.m.||Alumni Memorial Service
|6:30-9:00 p.m.||Class of 1970 50th-Reunion Cocktails & Dinner|
Welcome Back Party: An Evening Under the Lights with live music by The Strangers & Marivelle Clavel-Davis ’82 (alumni of all class years welcome; adults only)
|9:30 p.m.||Fireworks Display|
Saturday, June 6
|8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.||Alumni Registration & Campus Lodging Check-In|
|8:00-10:00 a.m.||Breakfast Buffet outside Sharpe House (All welcome!)|
Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony
|11:00 a.m.||Alumni Parade Round-up|
|11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.||Head of School Assembly & Awards Presentation|
|11:30 a.m.||Memorial Service in memory of Angel Clybourn ’09
Hampshire Field, 50-yard line
|Noon-3:00 p.m.||Picnic Lunch, Photo Booth, Class Photos & Children’s Activities|
|1:00-2:00 p.m.||Children's Magic Show & Balloon Twisting by
Andrew D. Peters '00
|1:30 p.m.||Class of 1957 Alma Mater Monument Dedication|
|2:00-3:00 p.m.||Alumni Co-ed Basketball Game led by Adam Andre ’00|
|2:00-3:30 p.m.||Tour of the Bogle Science Center & class sessions with Blair faculty|
|2:00-4:00 p.m.||Paulinskill River Rail Trail Bike Tour led by Carl Cramer ’72
Pre-registration required. Bicycles & helmets available for rental from Edge of the Wood Outfitters. All rentals must be made prior to Alumni Weekend. Limited rentals will be available on June 6.
|2:30-4:00 p.m.||Tour of the Chiang-Elghanayan Center for Innovation and Collaboration; class sessions in the maker space & robotics classroom|
|2:30-4:00 p.m.||Alumni Co-ed Softball Game led by the class of 1995 senior captains Stacey (Gorski) Spring ’95 & E. Courtnay (Brennan) Stanford ’95|
|2:30-4:00 p.m.||Co-ed Softball Game led by Dean of Campus Life & Director of Leadership Programs & varsity softball coach Carolyn Conforti-Browse ’79
Wakefield Baseball Diamond
|3:00-4:30 p.m.||Society of Skeptics panel with Martin Miller, PhD, & former faculty members|
|3:00-4:30 p.m.||Alumni Lacrosse Game led by Teddy Wenner ’96|
|6:00-7:00 p.m.||Head of School Cocktail Reception|
|7:00-11:30 p.m.||Dinner & Dancing|
Sunday, June 7
|8:00-10:00 a.m.||Continental Breakfast|
ALUMNI WEEKEND RAIN PLAN:
In case of inclement weather, we've made the following alternate plans. If you have any questions, visit the registration table.
- Registration and coffee moved to Locke Hall conference room.
Friday, June 5:
- All athletic events (Golf, Hike & 5K Run) cancelled.
- Welcome Back Party will be moved to the Field House in Hardwick Hall.
Fireworks will still happen unless severe weather, thunder and lightning.
Rain date for fireworks: Saturday, June 6 at 9:30 p.m.
Saturday, June 6:
- Breakfast buffet outside Sharpe House moved to Romano Dining Hall.
- The parade will be cancelled.
- All athletic events (bike tour, softball & lacrosse) will be cancelled.
- Class photos will be moved to Timken Library.
- Bounce house, magic show and children’s activities will be moved to the Field House in Hardwick Hall.
- Picnic will be moved to Romano Dining Hall & Insley Porch.
- Head of School Cocktails - bar located outside Chiang-Elghanayan Center under pergola moved inside to 2nd floor.