Happy Alumni Week! Alumni Reunion Weekend 2014 celebrates the graduating classes of 1934, 1939, 1944, 1949, 1954, 1959, 1964, 1969, 1974, 1979, 1984, 1989, 1994, 1999, 2004 and 2009 however, everyone, regardless of graduation year is invited and encouraged to attend.
Schedule of Events and Registration Information
Thursday, September 18
13th Annual Sr. Jan Soleau Memorial Swing and a Prayer Golf Scramble
Friday, September 19
Distinguished Alumni Awards Ceremony and Reception • 7:00 – 10:30 p.m. • Marygrove College Theatre and Denk Chapman Hall. All alumni are invited to attend the award ceremony in the theatre and then enjoy refreshments, conversation and live music at the reception that follows in Denk Chapman Hall.
Saturday, September 20
Registration and Continental Breakfast • 8:30 – 9:30 a.m. • Madame Cadillac Building
Mass • 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. • Sacred Heart Chapel
An alumni choir, under the direction of alumnus Tom Zerafa ’91, will sing at this mass and you are invited to join them.
Class/Group Pictures • 11:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. • Liberal Arts Building
Pictures will be taken of classes whose graduation year ends in 4 or 9 (1954, 1959, etc.) and of groups from the 80s through present.
Lunch • 12:30 – 2:00 p.m. • Alumnae Hall
Campus Tours – 2:15 – 3:30 p.m. – Madame Cadillac Building
Sunday, September 21
Golden Jubilee Celebration Mass honoring the Class of 1964 • 11:00 a.m. – Noon • Sacred Heart Chapel
Brunch and Induction of the Class of 1964 into the Fifty Year Club and recognition of those who graduated prior to 1964 • Noon – 2:00 p.m. • Main Dining Room
Singers, lectors and Eucharistic ministers needed for Saturday liturgy
If you are interested in participating in the liturgy as a member of the choir, lector or Eucharistic minister, please sign up on the registration form. Music and details will be sent to choir members and the choir will rehearse in the chapel at 9:00 a.m. prior to the liturgy.
In recognition of significant reunion years, you are invited to make a special reunion gift to Marygrove. Many reunion classes choose to support a special project, make a gift in memory of deceased classmates or in honor of special professors, or simply a donation in recognition of the outstanding education Marygrove provided. Please contact your reunion class representative for more information or make a contribution on the enclosed registration form.
A block of rooms is being held at The Doubletree by Hilton which is located at 5801 Southfield Expressway, Detroit, MI 48228. You may reserve a single, double, triple or quad occupancy room for Thursday, Friday, Saturday and/or Sunday night for a discounted rate of $104 per night. To make reservations, call (313) 336-3340 or (800) 222-8733and identify yourself as a member of Marygrove College 2014 Alumni Reunion. Reservations must be made by September 5, 2014 to guarantee this special rate.