50th Reunion Schedule

Thursday, June 8

9 a.m. 50th Reunion Golf Outing
Join members of the class of ’67 on the links! The greens fees, caddy and lunch is $265. If interested, please contact Hap Ellis ’67 at hellis@rockportcap.com or John Bassett ’67 at jbhound1@comcast.net. Space is limited, only 10 slots available.
The Country Club, 191 Clyde Street, Chestnut Hill, MA
9 a.m. Fly Fishing
If interested, please contact Luis Menocal ’67 at luis.menocal.iii@gmail.com or 305-762-2476.
For address information and driving information, please click here.
Crane Beach at the Crane Estate, Ipswich, MA
Noon – 6 p.m. 50th Reunion Check-in and Registration
Dole and Freeman Rooms, Oliver Wendell Holmes Library
5 p.m. 50th Reunion Addison Gallery of American Art Program
Museum Learning Center, Addison Gallery of American Art
6 – 7:15 p.m. 50th Reunion Cocktail Reception
Museum Learning Center, Addison Gallery of American Art
7:30 p.m. 50th Reunion Welcome Dinner
Davis Hall in McKeen Hall, Abbot Campus

Friday, June 9

8:30 – 10 a.m. Continental Breakfast
Kemper Auditorium
9 a.m. – 10 a.m. 50th Reunion Climate Change Check-in and Registration
Kemper Auditorium
9 a.m. – 6 p.m. 50th Reunion Check-in and Registration
Dole and Freeman Rooms, Oliver Wendell Holmes Library
11 a.m. – 12 p.m. Not Our Mothers’ Jobs: Coming of Age in the Late ’60s
Davis Hall, McKeen Hall on the Abbot campus
12:30 – 1:30 p.m. PA 50th Reunion Luncheon
Gelb Tent
12:30 – 1:30 p.m. AA 50th Reunion Luncheon
School Room, Abbot Hall on the Abbot campus
2 – 3 p.m. PA 50th Reunion Memorial Service
Cochran Chapel
2 – 5 p.m. Open House at the Robert S. Peabody Museum of Archaeology, The Addison Gallery, and the Oliver Wendell Holmes Library
2:30 – 4 p.m. Student-Led Walking Tours
Tours of campus leaving from steps of George Washington Hall
4 p.m. – Midnight Shuttle Service Transportation provided from the Courtyard Marriott and Double Tree hotels in Andover
Shuttles will depart and drop-off from the George Washington Hall Circle
5 – 6 p.m. AA 50th Reunion Memorial Service
Jean St. Pierre Outdoor Classroom, Outside of Bulfinch Hall
5:15 – 6 p.m. Andover Volunteer Appreciation Reception
Please join Head of School John Palfrey in celebration of the great work and service of our volunteers to the Academy.
Freeman Room, Oliver Wendell Holmes Library
6 – 7 p.m. AA/AL-ANON Gathering
For those who would like to support one another during Reunion Weekend
Baldwin Cloister, lower level of Cochran Chapel
6 p.m. 50th Reunion Cocktail reception with Head of School John Palfrey
Phelps House Garden
7 p.m. 50th Reunion Dinner
Gelb Tent
All Abbot Classes Dinner
Davis Hall in McKeen Hall, Abbot Campus
8:30 p.m. – midnight Cocktails and Conversation
9 – 10 p.m. Observatory Open House
Gelb Science Center, top floor, right rear

Saturday, June 10

9 a.m. – 6 p.m. 50th Reunion Check-in and Registration
Dole and Freeman Rooms, Oliver Wendell Holmes Library
7 a.m. Reunion Rowing
Rowing and tour of boathouse
William H. Brown Boathouse 1934, 620 Lowell Street, Methuen, MA
8 a.m. Non-Sibi Donor Breakfast
Upper left, Paresky Commons
This event is by invitation only.
8 – 10 a.m. Continental Breakfast (for those staying in dorms)
Paresky Commons
8:15 – 10:15 a.m. Back to the Classroom
Class offerings taught by current faculty members.
9 – 10:15 a.m. Admission Tour and Information Session
Hosted by Terrell Ivory ’00, Assistant Director of Admission. Please RSVP to Terrell at tivory@andover.edu.
9:15 – 10:15 a.m. Back to the Classroom
Class offerings taught by current faculty members.
10:15 a.m. Assemble for Alumni Parade
Gather behind class banner in front of Oliver Wendell Holmes Library for parade to Cochran Chapel. The parade will step off promptly at 10:30 a.m.
(In case of rain, please go directly to Cochran Chapel.)
11 a.m. Celebration of Reunion 2017
Annual Meeting of the Alumni Association, including remarks from Head of School John Palfrey
Cochran Chapel
Noon 50th Reunion Class Photo
Meet on the steps of the Addison Gallery
Noon – 1:15 p.m. 50th Reunion Cookout Luncheon
Gelb Tent
Noon – 3 p.m. Open House at the Robert S. Peabody Museum of Archaeology, The Addison Gallery of American Art, Oliver Wendell Holmes Library, and Rebecca M. Sykes Wellness Center
2 – 2:30 p.m. Open House Hosted by CAMD
The Community and Multicultural Development Office will host an open house for alumni from all reunion classes interested in issues of diversity, equity, and inclusion.
CAMD office in Morse Hall
2:15 – 3:15 p.m. Viewing of the Abbot Academy oral history film, “The Girls of Abbot-A Memoir” by Charlie Stuart ’62
Tang Theatre
Screening: 41ON41
An enlightening look at one of America’s most beloved leaders, President George H.W. Bush ’42.
Kemper Auditorium
4 p.m. – Midnight Shuttle Service Transportation provided from the Courtyard Marriott and Double Tree hotels in Andover
Shuttles will depart and drop-off from the George Washington Hall Circle
4:30 – 5:30 p.m. Abbot Tea
School Room, 3rd Floor of Abbot Hall, Abbot campus
Open House Hosted by Brace Center for Gender Studies
2nd floor of Abbot Hall, Abbot Campus
Andover Athletics Hall of Honor
Kemper Auditorium
6:30 p.m. 50th Reunion Cocktail Reception
Mural Room, Paresky Commons
6:30 p.m. AA/AL-ANON Gathering
Baldwin Cloister, lower level of Cochran Chapel
7:30 p.m. – Midnight 50th Reunion Dinner and Dancing
Upper Left & Mural Room, Paresky Commons

Sunday, June 11

8 a.m.- noon 50th Reunion Brunch
Upper Left, Paresky Commons
Don’t forget to return your dorm room key!
9 – 10:15 a.m. Samuel Phillips & Sarah Abbot Society Breakfast
Mural Room, Paresky Commons

All reunion attendees and their guests are invited to join the  Samuel Phillips & Sarah Abbot Society’s annual breakfast and report on the Academy’s endowment. The breakfast will include a presentation with the Academy’s Chief Financial Officer, Andrea Nix, followed by Q&A. Breakfast is available at 9 a.m., the program begins promptly at 9:30 a.m.
RSVP required to Jordan Gilman at jgilman@andover.edu or 978-749-4699.

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