High Point Class of 1966 50th Reunion

SAVE THESE DATES: Friday, September 16 through Sunday, September 18, 2016!

Don't wait another 50 years!

The reunion will be a series of events at the Hyatt Regency Bethesda over the weekend of September 16-18, 2016.
(7400 Wisconsin Avenue, at the Bethesda metro stop on the Red Line).

Four Events!

  1. Friday evening, 6:30pm to 8:30pm, September 16, 2016: PIZZA PARTY
    • NEW -- Located in the Cabinet/Judiciary Suites on the Conference Level, not on the indoor terrace above the hotel lobby. (Elevator access available)
    • $25 per person.
    • Selection of pizza varieties (gluten-free upon request), salad, and soft drinks. Choice of:
      • Plain (margherita)
      • Meat (sausage or pepperoni)
      • Vegetarian
      • Gluten-free (various toppings)
    • Alcoholic beverages available for purchase at the cash bar.
  2. Saturday morning, 10am to 12noon, September 17, 2016: BREAKFAST
    • Various breakfast and fruit selections at the Hyatt Regency Bethesda in the Cabinet/Judiciary Suites on the Conference Level.  Note this is a change in venue from the Daily Grill.
    • During the course of the event, a handful of classmates have agreed to get up and briefly share tales of their time at High Point and how those experiences affected what they went on to do in life.
    • The mike will then be open for anyone else to share similar personal tales.
    • $30 per person.
  3. Saturday evening, 6pm to 11pm, September 17, 2016: DINNER/DANCE
    • The "Main Event", a seated reception and dinner/dance
    • Place: The Hyatt Regency Bethesda Regency Ballroom on the Ballroom Level.
    • Price: $120 per person.  No ticket sales after August 17, 2016.
    • Full sit-down dinner
      • Salad: Granny Smith Apple, Fennel and Beet Salad on a Bed of Baby Greens with Toasted Walnuts and Citrus-Lime Dressing
      • Choice of Entrées:
        • Fish: Fire Roasted Salmon with Pineapple-Mango Salsa, Wild Rice Pilaf and Vegetables of Broccoli/Carrot/Roasted Red Pepper
        • Steak: Herb Marinated Filet Mignon with Mint Demi, Pommes Dauphinoise and Vegetables of Broccoli/Carrot/Roasted Red Pepper (filets will be prepared medium rare to medium)
        • Chicken: Herb Roasted Chicken Breast with Thyme Jus, Wild Rice Pilaf and Vegetables of Broccoli/Carrot/Roasted Red Pepper
        • Vegetarian: Vegetable Quinoa Stuffed Yellow Squash with Roasted Red Pepper Sauce, Roasted Turned Red Potatoes and Vegetables of Broccoli/Carrot/Roasted Red Pepper
      • Dessert: Triple Chocolate Charlotte.
      • Coffee and tea.
    • The dinner will be preceded by a cocktail hour at 6pm (cash bar).
    • Garb: Dressy attire. No jeans or shorts.
    • Cash bar.
    • Cameras at each table provided to record your memories for the Memory Book (please leave them so we can gather the pictures from every camera).
    • DJ playing all night, softly during the dinner.
  4. Sunday afternoon, 1pm to 4pm, September 18, 2016: PICNIC
    • Location – Elm Street Park, Elm & 47th Streets, less than 3 blocks from the Hyatt.
    • Free on-street parking and at the nearby Montgomery County Waverly Garage.
    • No ticket required. Admission to this event is free! Bring your own food and drink (sorry, no grills) or purchase your food from one of the many nearby shops, such as Panera Bread, 7201 Wisconsin Avenue, Bethesda, 301-656-5235. You can order from Panera in advance at https://delivery.panerabread.com.
    • NEW-->Due to logistical difficulties, there will not be a food truck at the park.  We wil get additional information to you about the many nearby shops for Picnic food.
    • Admission to the Picnic is free!

Questions? Comments? Email the planning group at reunion@highpoint66.org

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