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The Fifty-Year Club

In addition to the general weekend activities, join us for special events just for the Fifty-Year Club!

Thursday, September 28

Class of 1967 Pre-Reunion Dinner*
6:00 p.m.
Frick Center, Blume Board Room
Begin your Fifty-Year Reunion weekend in the heart of campus, sharing memories and stories with friends, while enjoying a complimentary dinner and beverages.

Friday, September 28

Fifty-Year Club Friday*
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 
$35 per person (includes breakfast, lunch, afternoon gathering and programs)
Fifty-Year Club members (all that have graduated prior to or in 1967), family and friends are invited to spend the day on campus familiarizing yourself with the College today and reminiscing with your classmates over the memories of yesterday. 

Registration/Breakfast
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Frick Center, Blume Board Room
Meet and greet other Fifty-Year Club members over breakfast as you celebrate Homecoming weekend. 

Seminars

Beyond Elmhurst: Life Lessons
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Frick Center, Blume Board Room
Some members of the Class of 1967 will talk about how their lives have changed since graduation and the impact their experience at Elmhurst College has had.

Campus Life Today
11:15 a.m. - 11:50 a.m. 
Frick Center, Blume Board Room
Current students will share their Elmhurst Experience, and will answer any questions about college life today.

Lunch
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Frick Center, Blume Board Room
Join the group for a light lunch in the Blume Board Room.

Campus Tours
1:15 p.m .- 3:00 p.m.
Frick Center, Founders Lounge

Please meet at the fireplace for a guided tour of today’s campus.  The tour will end at the Chaplain’s home. 
  
Fifty-Year Club Afternoon Gathering with College Administrators and Students
3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Chaplain’s home, 255 Elm Park, Elmhurst
To conclude this special day, members of the Fifty-Year Club are invited to tea, coffee and sweets as you get to know the College’s administrators, including President Troy VanAken, and students. 

Class of 1967 Gathering*
6:30 p.m.
Roberto's Ristorante & Pizzeria, 483 Spring Road, Elmhurst
$25 per person
Join your classmates at an Elmhurst favorite – Roberto’s! Pizza, salad and soft drinks will be served and the Elmhurst College Alumni Association will be covering the cost of beer and wine. Space is limited, so be sure to reserve your spot today!

Saturday, September 30

Alumni and Faculty Merit Awards Breakfast*
9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Frick Center, Founders Lounge
$15 per person
All alumni and friends are invited to join us for this special opportunity to honor the 2017 Alumni Merit and Dr. Andrew K. Prinz Faculty/Staff Merit award recipients. We look forward to recognizing and celebrating our alumni and faculty’s many accomplishments with the Elmhurst College community over breakfast. 

The Bill Fraccaro Alumni Hospitality Tent
12:00 p.m.
Langhorst Field, sponsored by the Elmhurst College Alumni Association
Alumni are welcome to visit the tent throughout the football game to enjoy food, beverages, good company and cheer the Bluejays on to victory!

Ceremonial Coin Toss with Class of 1967
12:50 p.m.
50 Yard Line, Langhorst Field
Members of the Class of 1967 are invited to gather on the sidelines for a ceremonial coin toss with members of the football team. 

Bluejay Football vs. Augustana College  
1:00 p.m.
Langhorst Field
Watch it live or stream it at bluejaytv.com 

Fifty-Year Club Dinner: Class of 1967 Induction*
6:00 p.m.
Frick Center, Founders Lounge
$30 per person
Members and guests are invited to honor the 50th anniversary of the Class of 1967 as they are inducted into the Fifty-Year Club. 

Sunday, October 1
Elmhurst College Homecoming Service*
10:00 a.m.
Hammerschmidt Memorial Chapel
The Elmhurst College choir and Women's Chorus will sing at this special Homecoming service joining the College and community.  After the service, join alumni and community members for a continental breakfast.  

*All events marked with asterisks require a reservation.

All members of the class are invited to gather to remember and celebrate the lives of classmates who have left us too soon, including Linda Kroll ’65 and Bruce Murdock '65.
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