2014 Spring Reunion


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2014 Spring Reunion




Friday, May 16 through Sunday, May 18, 2014, 



The Class of 1964 - Golden Anniversary

     

La Salle will welcome the Class of 1964 back to campus as they celebrate their 50th Reunion.

The Classes of 1988 and 1989 - Silver Anniversary

La Salle will welcome the Class of 1988 and the Class of 1989 back to campus to celebrate their 25th Reunion.

Friday, May 16

Welcome Back Happy Hour and Phillies Game
Citizen's Bank Park | Happy Hour 5 p.m. | Game 7:05 p.m.

Kick off your Reunion by joining your classmates for a night with the Phillies. Cheer on the "Fightin' Phillies" as they take on the Cincinatti Reds. Before the game, you can head to McFadden's Restaurant and Sallon in Citizens Bank Park for a Welcome Back Happy Hour. Meet us at the stadium or hop on the shuttle bus leaving from La Salle's  St. Basil Court at 3:30 p.m. Tickets are limited, so reserve today!
 
Saturday, May 17

Lunch Buffet
St. Basil Court Lounge | 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. | Complimentary

Enjoy a casual afternoon with friends at this lunch buffet before heading to one of the tours or to the Connelly Library exhibit.

Golden Explorer Luncheon - Classes of 1944 - 1963
1 p.m.


All Golden Explorers are invited back to campus for a Golden Explorer Luncheon in celebration of your milestone as a longstanding member of the La Salle community.

Campus Riding Tour
Departs from Holroyd Hall | 1 p.m.

Do not miss the opportunity to attend a special riding tour of La Salle's beautiful, expanding campus, including  The Shoppes at La Salle and the renovated and expanded Holroyd Hall, featuring the Hugh and Nancy Devlin Center for Science and Technology.

Art Museum Tour
Art Museum, Olney Hall, Lower Level | 2 p.m.

The La Salle University Art Museum is unique in the Philadelphia area for being the only college museum with a permanent collection of European and American art from the 15th century to the present. This spring, the museum will feature 52 paintings, small-scale sculptures, and sketchbook drawings by Charles Searles, loaned from private collections, in a special exhibition, Charles Searles: The Mask of Abstraction. The exhibition will provide visitors with an overview of Searles' artistic development, from his early figure drawings of the 1960s to his abstract paintings and sculptures of the 1970s and beyond, as his artwork progressed into formal abstraction.


President's Reception for the Class of 1964
Holroyd Hall | 3:30 p.m.

Brother Michael McGinniss, F.S.C., Ph.D., '70, President of La Salle University, hosts the Class of 1964 for a reception and champagne toast in honor of your 50th Reunion. Br. Michael will present each class member with a commemorative medal in recognition of your golden anniversary.
 

Baccalaureate Liturgy
Tom Gola Arena | Processional Check-in 5 p.m.; Liturgy 6 p.m.

Members of the Class of 1964 will join the Class of 2014 and the La Salle community in the celebration of Baccalaureate Mass. All members of the Class of 1964 are asked to gather at Holroyd Hall at 5 p.m. in preparation for the Mass processional, wearing the commemorative medals that you will receive a the private President's Reception.

Class of 1964 Reunion Dinner
Treetops Cafe | 7:30 - 10:30 p.m.

The highlight event for the Class of 1964 Reunion Weekend is your class dinner. Do not miss this special opportunity to gather with your classmates for an unforgettable evening of cocktails, dinner, and dancing. Revisit memories with your classmates at this elegant party filled with camaraderie, fine wine, and a great dining experience.

Sunday, May 18

Breakfast for the Class of 1964 
St. Basil Court Lounge | 8:30 - 10 a.m. | Complimentary

Before attending the Commencement ceremony or heading home, stop by the St. Basil Court Lounge for a farewell continental breakfast.

Class of 2014 Commencement Ceremony 
Hayman Center | 10:30 a.m.

Members of the Class of 1964 are invited to attend and be seated in the VIP section at the 2014 Commencement ceremony.

On-Campus Overnight Accommodations
St. Basil Court, South Campus
Check-in: Friday, May 16, 3-8 p.m.; Saturday, May 17, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Reunion guests can enjoy the convenience of staying on campus in St. Basil Court. St. Basil Court is located on South Campus between the Hank DeVincent Field and the Communication Center.

St. Basil Court offers air-conditioned suites accommodating one to four guests. Each suite consists of two rooms and one bathroom. Each of the two rooms in the suite is furnished with two single beds. Towels and linens will be provided. In the morning, a complimentary breakfast will be served in the St. basil Court Lounge, located near the central entrance to the complex.

The St. Basil Court rate is $45 per person per night. To reserve a suite, payment in full is required with your registration.


OFF-CAMPUS OVERNIGHT ACCOMMODATIONS

Normandy Farm Hotel | Route 202 and Morris Road, Blue Bell, PA 19422
http://normandyfarm.com/

Located in the heart of Montgomery County, historic Normandy Farm Hotel, owned by Bud Hansen Jr., ’58, has 121 guest rooms and suites with a heated indoor pool, fitness room, game room, evening room service, and Coleman Restaurant, home to celebrity chef Jim Coleman. Your rate includes a hot breakfast for two (Monday through Saturday) and free high-speed internet. For reservations, call 215-616-8500 and ask for the La Salle University rate.

Crowne Plaza Philadelphia-West | 4010 City Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19131
http://www.cpphilawest.com/

The newly renovated Crowne Plaza Hotel Philadelphia-West offers a king-sized room, based on availability. Hotel amenities include Avenue Grill Restaurant and Bar and indoor and outdoor pools. The Crowne Plaza Hotel Philadelphia-West proudly sponsors La Salle Athletics and offer alumni, students and parents, faculty and staff. To make reservations, call the hotel directly at 215.477.0200 and ask for the La Salle University rate. You can also contact national reservations at 800.2.CROWNE.

Hilton Garden Inn
530 Pennsylvania Ave., Fort Washington, PA 19034

http://hiltongardeninn3.hilton.com/en/hotels/pennsylvania/hilton-garden-inn-philadelphia-ft-washington-PHLFWGI/index.html

Offers double-bed or king-sized occupancy guest rooms, which are completely smoke-free. Reserve your room by calling (215) 646.4637

Hampton Inn Philadelphia/Plymouth Meeting
2055 Chemical Road, Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania, 19462 

http://hamptoninn3.hilton.com/en/index.html

Offers double-bed or king-sized occupancy guest rooms, which are completely smoke-free. Reserve your room by calling (610) 567.0900


La Salle University looks forward to hosting the Class of 1964 in celebration of their 50 th Reunion, and the Classes of 1988 and 1989 for their 25th Reunion.

Contact Information

Candy Hagamin
215.991.3629
hagamin@lasalle.edu