Celebration VII Program
Celebration VII Schedule of Events
June 1 – June 3, 2007
Friday, June 1
9 a.m. – 8 p.m. Welcome home! Check in at the registration desk to get important information for the weekend’s festivities.
3:05 – 4:05 p.m. Open house with Lee and Ann Higdon
4 – 5 p.m. Open house at Unity! Come meet the new directors and hear what’s going on with Unity.
5 p.m. Refreshments in Plant
5:30 – 6:30 p.m. Wine tasting
6:30 p.m. New England Lobster Bake. Enjoy an al fresco lobster dinner straight from Maine in a setting that can’t be beat. Barbeque and vegetarian options are available.
8 – 9:30 p.m. Live on Stage – the Capitol Steps comedy troupe.
9 p.m. Martini bar with jazz in Plant – drop by your hospitality headquarters and catch up with friends.
Saturday, June 2
7 – 9 a.m. Breakfast in Harris
8 a.m. Breakfast with the Alumni Association Board of Directors for members of the Connecticut College Alumni of Color (CCAC) committee.
10 a.m. Create a spectacle! Bring the kids and dress up for the parade by making your own sunglasses, hats and signs to wear during the parade.
10:20 a.m. Annual Parade of Classes. Who doesn’t love a parade? Show your pride and join your Celebration group for this Reunion tradition.
10:45 a.m. Alumni Convocation
Noon – 1:30 p.m. All campus lunch – Fourth of July in June!
Noon Family time on the Green. Face painting; balloon and caricature artists; a moonwalk; Slip ’n Slide; an arts and crafts table; and animal visitors. Something for children of all ages.
1 – 3 p.m. CCAC executive committee meeting.
2:15 – 3:15 p.m. Selective College Admissions: Get the inside scoop with Martha C. Merrill ’84, dean of admission and financial aid.
3:15 – 5:15 p.m. Looking back, stepping forward – a panel discussion with past and present Unity House directors.
4:20 – 5:20 p.m. Honor Your Faculty – a reception for the faculty who taught us.
5:30 – 6:30 p.m. Reception for all Celebration VII participants.
8 – 10 p.m. Celebration dinner with foods from around the globe.
10:30 p.m. Unity House party.
Sunday, June 3
7 – 10:45 a.m. One last hurrah. Celebration breakfast in Harris.
11 a.m. Deadline for residence hall check out.
Reunion Contact Information
270 Mohegan Ave
New London, CT 06320