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Alumni Weekend 2017 Schedule

Locations for events are not posted online - you will receive that information when you check in at the Agnes Flanagan Chapel.

Pioneer College is a catch-all term for hour-long sessions and activities, including lectures with faculty, workshops and presentations with alumni, special tours, special performances and class-hosted events. 

Campus sports and exercise facilities will be open throughout the weekend. Visit this page for descriptions and hours.

Trail Room Summer Hours
Thursday 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Saturday-Sunday Closed

  

Thursday, June 22

8:00 am - 11:30 am - Dovecote Open 

8:30 am - 5 pm - College Book Store Open 

9:00 am - 1:00 pm - Trail Room Open 

3:00 - 9:00 pm - Check-In, residence halls and apartments open
Get your registration materials, room keys and access cards. Settle in and take advantage of this time to enjoy campus and the neighborhood.

2:00 6pm - Estate Swimming Pool
The Lawrence Memorial Swimming Pool, another original feature of the Frank Estate, is a perfect spot to cool down on a hot summer day.

7:00 - 9:00pm - All Alumni Opening Social
On the menu for this event is salumi, proscuitto, fresh mozzarella, pecorino, marinated olives, marinated peppers and artichokes, pepperoncini, dried figs, Marcona almonds, foccacia and gluten free crackers, fresh garden vegetables with Romesco sauce and green goddess dip. Strawberry lemonade, ice tea, beer and wine will also be served.

Please email ginger@lclark.edu with any unique dietary restrictions.

  

Friday, June 23

11:00 am - 1:00 pm - Trail Room Open

8:00 - 9:30 am - Breakfast
On the menu this morning: cheddar scrambled eggs, Brioche French toast, Morningstar vegetarian sausage patties, oven roasted breakfast potatoes, whole fresh fruit, assorted muffins and breakfast breads, whipped butter, housemade preserves, orange juice, coffee and teas.

8:30 am - 5:00 pm - College Book Store Open 

10:00 am - 9:00 pm - Check-In, residence halls and apartments open
Pick up your registration materials, a full schedule of events, keys and access cards if you are staying on campus, maps, and anything else you may need.

10:45 am - Shuttle to Portland Spirit Cruise
For those who need transportation, catch a shuttle on campus to the cruise. Please be ready to board the shuttle at 10:15 am. 

11:30 am -2:00 pm - Welcome Cruise aboard the Portland Spirit
Enjoy lunch with friends old and new while sightseeing along the Willamette River. The Portland Spirit dock is at the Salmon Street Springs Fountain in Tom McCall Waterfront Park. The fountain is located in the park where Salmon Street meets Naito Parkway/Front Avenue. If you are driving yourself, please do not use a GPS for directions because it will direct you to the Portland Spirit office and not the boat launch. 

11 am - Class of 1952 Reunion Lunch
Enjoy lunch of fried chicken, macaroni and cheese, coleslaw, dessert bars and lemonade with your 1952 classmates and friends. 

2 - 3 pm - Faculty and Staff Dessert Reception
Visit with professors, current and past, who made an indelible mark on your life. Also catch up with staff members, current and past, who were part of your Lewis & Clark journey.

3:00 - 3:45 pm - Pioneer College

  • Presenters to be announced
  • Presenters to be announced

4:00 - 4:45 pm - Pioneer College

  • Presenters to be announced
  • Presenters to be announced

4:00 - 8:00 pm - Class Dinner Menu
At the class dinners you will dine on Ciabatta Bread with Roasted Garlic Olive Oil Spread, Greek Style Marinated Chicken Breast with Cherry Tomato and Fennel Ragout, Mesclun Green Salad with Tomato, Cucumber, Red Onion, Kalamata Olive, Red Wine Vinaigrette with Feta Cheese on the Side, Lemon and Oregano Roasted Fingerling Potatoes, Grilled Marinated Vegetable Platter with Zucchini, Squash, Walla Walla Onions, Asparagus and Portabella Mushrooms. For dessert you will have your choice of macrons, seasonal tartlets and chocolate mousse cups. Hosted wine, beer and non-alcoholic drinks are also on the menu.

Please email ginger@lclark.edu with any unique dietary restrictions.

5:30 - 8:30 pm - CLASS OF 1967 SOCIAL and  REUNION DINNER
Enjoy a special social hour and reunion dinner in honor of your Golden Reunion.

5:30 - 8:30 pm - CLASS OF 1972 SOCIAL and  REUNION DINNER
Celebrate 45 years with your friends and family at a social and dinner.

6 - 9 pm - CLASS OF 1977 SOCIAL and REUNION DINNER
Celebrate the 40 years it’s been since graduation with your friends and loved ones during a social hour followed by dinner.

6 - 9 pm - CLASS OF 1982 SOCIAL and REUNION DINNER
Has it really been 35 years already? Rekindle old friendships at this special social hour and dinner.

6:30 - 9:30 pm - CLASS OF 1987 SOCIAL and REUNION DINNER
Has it really been 30 years already? Rekindle old friendships at this special social hour and dinner.

7:00 - 9:00 pm - 1992, 1997, 2002, 2007, 2012 and 2017 CLASS REUNION SOCIAL 
The menu for the reception includes hummus, tzatziki, quinoa tabbouleh and pita chips, spanikopita, and grilled chicken teriyaki skewers over chilled yakisoba noodle salad. For something sweet you can pick up seasonal macaroons, seasonal tartlets, and mousse cups. Hosted wine, beer and non-alcoholic drinks are also on the menu.

9:00 - 10:30 pm - Live Band Event

9:00 - 10:00 pm - Sing-Along

10:00 pm - 12:00 am - 1980s Dance Party

Please email ginger@lclark.edu with any unique dietary restrictions.

  

Saturday, June 24

7:30- 9:00 am - Breakfast
To hold you over until brunch, as you enjoy early morning activities, we offer broccoli and cheddar frittata, Bob`s Red Mill oatmeal with toppings, applewood smoked bacon, potato pancakes, whole fresh fruit, assorted muffins and breakfast breads, whipped butter and housemade preserves.  Orange juice, coffee and tea will also be served. We encourage everyone to join us for the All Class Brunch from 11 am to 1 pm.

8:00 am - 8:30 pm - Check-In, residence halls and apartments open
Pick up your registration materials, a full schedule of events, keys and access cards if you are staying on campus, maps, and anything else you may need.

9:00 -10:00 am - Tryon Creek State Park Hike
The hike is an easy one so all ages are welcome. Explore the beautiful natural area right next to campus and maybe you’ll see a pair of the pileated woodpeckers that live there, or spy some of the other wildlife that permeate the park. 

11:00 am - 1:00 pm - All Class Champagne Brunch
On the menu for this brunch are fried chicken and waffle bar with assorted toppings: strawberry compote, whipped cream, chocolate sauce, maple syrup, and bacon bourbon glaze. Also scrambled eggs, tofu and seasonal vegetable scramble, herb roasted breakfast potatoes with caramelized onions, applewood smoked bacon, fresh fruit, granola and yogurt, Bobs Red Mill Oatmeal with toppings, breakfast pastries and donut holes. Hosted Mimosas, soda, juice, milk, coffee, and tea are also included.

Please email ginger@lclark.edu with any unique dietary restrictions.

11:00 am - 1:00 pm - Golden Medallion Luncheon
Albany Society members and friends are invited to celebrate the classes of 1952, 1957, 1962, and 1967. At the luncheon, members of the class of 1967 will be inducted into the Albany Society. The Albany Society is an honorary society for those who graduated 50 or more years ago.

On the menu for the Golden Medallion Luncheon enjoy soft roll and sea salt butter, mesclun green salad with asparagus, cherry tomatoes, smoked Walla Walla onions served with a Champagne Vinaigrette. For the entree enjoy rosemary mustard brinned pork loin, roasted garlic mashed potatoes, haricot verts, carrots and (made without gluten) peach chutney. For dessert: flourless chocolate cake, whipped cream and (made without gluten) raspberry coulis.

Please email ginger@lclark.edu with any unique dietary restrictions.

1:00-2:30 pm - Linger Longer- Albany Society Gathering

1 pm - Alumni A Cappella: B-Side Book Club Performance at the Garden Party

1:00 - 1:45pm - Pioneer College at Garden Party

  • Presenter to be announced
  • Presenter to be announced

1:00 - 3:00 pm - Lawn Games at the Garden Party

1:00 - 3:00 pm - Pool Party at the Garden Party

2:00 - 2:45 pm - Pioneer College at Garden Party

  • Presenters to be announced
  • Presenters to be announced

3:00 - 3:45 pm - Pioneer College at Garden Party

  • Presenters to be announced
  • Presenters to be announced

4:00 - 5:00 pm - Ultimate Frisbee at the Garden Party

4:00 - 5:00 pm - Heritage Society Member Reception
By invitation. For information about heritage gift planning, contact Michael Davis at mpd@lclark.edu.

5:00 - 7:00 pm - All Class Northwest Salmon Bake & BBQ
Come together with the whole Lewis & Clark community to enjoy salmon caught and prepared by the Charley Family. The Russell Charley family, members of the Warm Springs Tribe, will prepare salmon on wood cooking sticks (puls-pus) over an open fire pit. Other traditional barbecue offerings will be available as well.

7:30 - 10:00 pm - On Campus Pub Crawl
Sip alumni beer and wine and enjoy a few munchies at different campus locations. Delicious non-alcoholic drinks will also be served. You must be at least 21 years old to participate in the Pub Crawl.

  

Sunday, June 25

ALL DAY - Check-out for campus residents
Return your keys in the envelopes they were provided in before you depart campus. Drop keys at the Campus Safety/Information Office located at Gate 3. There is a $50 charge for unreturned keys.

8:00 - 10:00 am - Breakfast
This morning’s breakfast is vegan tofu seasonal vegetable scramble, broccoli and cheddar quiche, country pork sausage links, oven roasted breakfast potatoes, whole fresh fruit, assorted muffins and breakfast breads, whipped butter, housemade preserves, orange juice, coffee and tea.

8:30am - 4:00pm - Board of Alumni Meeting

9:00 - 10:00 am - Sunday Service in the Chapel: Celebrating Stories that Transform

11:00 am - 1:00 pm - Lunch

2:00 - 4:00 pm - Alpha Gamma Tea
On campus.

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