Alumni Weekend

May 6-8, 2016


Friday, May 6, 2016

10:30 a.m.

Welcome and Check-In (Refreshments will be available in the Open Door Cafe) Main Building
11 a.m. to  2 p.m. Informal Classroom Visits Tours depart from Welcome Desk
12 to 1 p.m.

Now & Then Luncheon for the Classes of 1966 and 2016 (RSVP required) 

Other visiting alumni may purchase lunch in the Cafeteria or the Hargroves Center

West Room
1 to 3 p.m. Dessert & Coffee for all alumni in The Open Door Cafe The Open Door Cafe
4:30 to 6 p.m. Rehearsal - Alumni Choir Reunion

Larry Hoenig, retired GFS choral director, invites alumni choir members (Classes 1941-2009) to dust off their voices and sing a few old favorites on Saturday, May 7, at the All-Alumni Gathering. Join old friends at this rehearsal, and a rehearsal prior to the Gathering, to recapture the magic of singing in the Meetinghouse.

Click here to register.

6 to 8 p.m.

Alumni Happy Hour for graduates from 1981-2013 (RSVP required)

Special faculty guests will attend! Watch your email for details and online registration.

Morgan's Pier
Saturday, May 7, 2016
9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Welcome and Check-In (Light refreshments will be available.) The Common
9 to 10:15 a.m.

Community Scholars 50th Anniversary Reception

All alumni are invited to attend this reception honoring the 50th anniversary of the Community Scholars Program at GFS.

Friends Free Library

10 a.m.

Alumni vs. Varsity Baseball Game

GFS Playing Fields (Midvale & Wissahickon Avenues) 
10:30 a.m. All-Alumni Gathering Meetinghouse
12:30 p.m. Blue & White Luncheon hosted by the School Committee for the Classes of 1936-1966 and class photos West Room
12:30 p.m. Family picnic lunch for the reunion classes of 1971-2011 as well as class photos and activities for children The Common
2 p.m.

Campus Tours

Class of 1966, 50th Reunion tour with Dana Weeks, Head of School

Campus tours with GFS students available for all other alumni 

Departing from The Common
3 p.m. GFS Spring Choir Concert
Sunday, May 8, 2016
10:30 a.m. All alumni are invited to attend Meeting for Worship Meetinghouse