"Some of my closest friends to this day are classmates from GUS. It has something to do with the powerful experiences and fun we shared. It is those experiences that connect you to this place and those childhood friends." - Nick Kent '91 (Parent to Annie '26 and Rhoads '23)
Thank you for joining us for the 40 + Forward All-School Reunion and Celebration!
Friday, June 8th, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. 21+ Cocktail Reception
Kick off the "40 + Forward" weekend with alums and friends from the past four decades of GUS at a special 21+ cocktail reception on campus. Enjoy locally crafted beer and wine, hors d'oeuvres, a few surprise guests, and music. "Plus-ones" welcome!
Saturday, June 9th, 2018 from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. All-School Reunion and Celebration
Join GUS friends, families, and faculty for an all-school celebration of 40 years. The "40 + Forward" reunion begins with registration at 10:30 a.m. and the event will include former faculty gatherings, traditional field games, historical walking tours, a picnic lunch, and lots of time to catch up with classmates and fellow families! The event will be held rain or shine.
Saturday All-School Reunion-Schedule of Events
10:30 a.m. Registration opens (late registrations will be accepted!)
10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Founder + Faculty Coffee
Walk down memory lane with founder, Lynne Warren, and former GUS faculty, including: Linda Bowden, Carol Bullivant, Kathy Duff, Raymond Nance, Jody Norton, Donna Staller, Heidi Stowe
11:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Welcome + Reflections
Join Head of School David Liebmann for 40+ Forward reflections and share in a special recognition of Leslie Marchessault
12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. Picnic Lunch
Spread your blanket on the upper school lawn and enjoy lunch (included!)
12:30 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. The Yo-Yo Guy Performance
Kids of all ages will delight in the tricks and comedic stylings of John Higby!
1:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. Historical Walking Tour: From Orchidvale to GUS
Take part in a guided tour of campus and the GUS nature trails with upper school teacher Dr. Christine Draper
1:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. GUS Green Initiatives: Progress + Partners
Learn about what we are growing, raising, and keeping, in the greenhouse and across campus from David Liebmann
Participate in any of the following activities throughout the day:
- Photo Booth: Sport your tartan and grab pics with pals to capture the day
- GUS School Store: Stock up on Ts, hats, and other popular "GUS Gear"
- GUS Fun: Scavenger hunts, cairn building, Gaga ball, and more
- Face Painting: Fun for kids of all ages!
The guest list filled up fast for the 40 + Forward All-School Reunion on June 8 + 9! Check out the who's who of folks we welcomed back to campus. Contact Director of Advancement, Martha Delay at email@example.com or 1-978-927-1064 ext. 117 with any questions .
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