Reunion Weekend 2019 Schedule

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Additional programming will be added as it's confirmed.

List of 4 items.

  • Thursday, June 6


    10 a.m. (depart) to 3 p.m. - Antietam National Battlefield tour with Jeff Driscoll ’68
    Meet in front of Ford Hall

    11 a.m. (depart) to 3 p.m. - Whitetail Golf Club scramble with Harrison Brink ’11
    Meet in front of Ford Hall

    12 to 7 p.m. - Check-in and registration
    Simon Student Center

    1:30 p.m. - Campus tours with young alumni hospitality crew
    Meet in front of Ford Hall

    2:30 p.m. (depart) - Wine tasting and tour of Knob Hall Winery, Clear Spring, Md. (owned and operated by Dick Seibert Jr. ’69, P ’09, ’11 and Stephanie Seibert ’09)
    Meet in front of Ford Hall

    3 p.m. - Alumni/faculty session

    5:30 to 9:30 p.m. - Childcare provided by First United Daycare
    First United Methodist Church

    6 p.m. - Alumni Council kickoff reception and dinner recognizing alumni award recipients and faculty/staff service
    Ford Hall

    Class of ’32 Award:
    TBA

    Alumni Council Awards:
    TBA

    40 or More Years of Service:
    TBA

    Retirements:
    TBA

    9:30 p.m. – Mercersburg Movie Night
    M4 Theatre, Simon Student Center

    10 p.m. - Stargazing
    The Class of ’38 Observatory
  • Friday, June 7

    7 to 10 a.m. - Breakfast
    Ford Hall

    8 a.m. to 8 p.m. - Check-in and registration
    Simon Student Center

    9 a.m. - Alumni/faculty sessions

    10:30 a.m. - Alumni/faculty sessions

    11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. - Lunch
    Prentiss-Zimmerman Quad

    1 p.m. - Alumni/faculty sessions

    2 p.m. – Keynote: Robert Naething ’74
    Simon Theatre, Burgin Center for the Arts

    3 p.m. - Alumni/faculty sessions

    4 p.m. - Alumni/faculty sessions

    5 p.m. - Artist reception with Eddie Kang ’99
    Cofrin Gallery, Burgin Center for the Arts

    5:30 to 11 p.m. - Childcare provided by First United Daycare
    First United Methodist Church

    6 to 7:30 p.m. - Dinner
    Prentiss-Zimmerman Quad

    7:30 to 9 p.m. - After-dinner softball game (4s vs. 9s) with the Class of 1989
    Spider Field

    9 p.m. - Simon after Dark
    Simon Student Center

    10:30 p.m. - S’mores
    Stolz Fire Pit, Simon Student Center
  • Saturday, June 8

    7 to 10 a.m. - Breakfast
    Ford Hall

    8 a.m. to 6 p.m. - Check-in and registration
    Simon Student Center

    9 a.m. - Workouts led by faculty and alumni
    • Basketball shoot-around
    • Fun run
    • Lap swimming
    • Road biking
    • Squash
    • Tennis hit-around
    • Yoga

    9 a.m. - Alumni/faculty sessions

    11 a.m. - State of school address with Head of School Katie Titus P ’20 and Alumni Council President Andy Alpert ’82, P ’14
    Simon Theatre, Burgin Center for the Arts

    11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. - Lunch
    Prentiss-Zimmerman Quad

    12:30 p.m. - Class of 1964 lunch
    Jimmy Walker Lounge, Ford Hall

    1 p.m. - "The Lowe Down" with NBC sports anchor Rebecca Lowe ’99 and Director of Athletics Rick Hendrickson P ’03, ’06, ’19
    Simon Theatre, Burgin Center for the Arts

    2:30 p.m. - Class tent judging
    Prentiss-Zimmerman Quad

    2:30 p.m. - Afternoon on the Quad (family-friendly quad games sponsored by Mercersburg Summer Programs and beer garden)
    Prentiss-Zimmerman Quad

    5:30 p.m. - Legacy Campout drop-off
    Simon Student Center

    5:30 to 11 p.m. - Childcare provided by First United Daycare
    First United Methodist Church

    6 p.m. - Class receptions and class photos
    Locations TBA

    7 p.m. - Class dinners
    Locations TBA

    9 p.m. - Dancing with the Odyssey Band of D.C.
    Prentiss-Zimmerman Quad

    10 p.m. - Class tent cup presentation
    Prentiss-Zimmerman Quad
  • Sunday, June 9

    7 to 10 a.m. - Breakfast
    Ford Hall

    9 a.m. - Legacy Campout pickup
    Ford Hall

    10 a.m. - Worship and Remembrance Service
    Irvine Memorial Chapel

    12 p.m. - Dorm check-out
    Simon Student Center

Building Hours

Prentiss Alumni and Parent Center at North Cottage
TBA

Class of 1960 School Store
(Simon Student Center)
TBA

Nolde Gymnasium
(Plantz Basketball Courts, Davenport Squash Center, and McDowell Fitness Center)
TBA

Flanagan Pool
TBA

Smoyer Tennis Center
Dawn to dusk

Lenfest Hall
TBA

General Information

If you have questions, require special assistance, or wish to pick up a self-guided tour booklet, please visit check-in in the Simon Student Center.

Please note that some events have space limitations and may be "first come, first served."

In the event of an emergency, or if you arrive on campus after check-in has closed and you need to access your dorm, Mercersburg's Security Department is on call all weekend at 717-328-1111 or ext. 1111 from any campus phone.
 
Mercersburg is a tobacco- and drug-free campus, and vaping is also prohibited. The consumption of alcohol is only permitted at class tents or when provided by the school at scheduled events. Failure to observe these policies may result in dismissal from campus.

Founded in 1893 in the heart of Pennsylvania and the Mid-Atlantic, Mercersburg is a private, coed, college preparatory boarding school with approximately 435 students (15 percent are day), grades 9-12 and postgraduate.
We offer 170 courses, including AP and Honors, more than $7 million in financial aid, 26 varsity sports, and a state-of-the-art performing and visual arts center.
Located 90 minutes from Washington, D.C., and Baltimore, and within easy driving distance of New York City, Philadelphia, and Pittsburgh.
300 East Seminary Street, Mercersburg, PA 17236
GPS Address: 10951 Buchanan Trail West, Mercersburg, PA 17236
717-328-6173