Alumni Reunion Weekend

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Schedule of Events

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June 5-7, 2015
Franklin Pierce University | Rindge, NH

Check out the menu for the weekend HERE!

Friday, June 5
6:30 a.m.-8 p.m. – Bubble Open: Grimshaw-Gudewicz Activity Center at Northfields
Take a walk around the track, lift weights in the free weight area, shoot some hoops, and more in "The Bubble."
9 a.m.-5 p.m. – Bookstore Open: Campus Center
Stop by the bookstore in the Campus Center to pick up a new piece of Franklin Pierce memorabilia.
2-4 p.m. –Waterfront Activities
Enjoy paddle boards, canoes, kayaks, and sailboats down on Pearly Pond.
3-8 p.m. – Registration and Check-In: Cheshire Community Lounge
Stop by Registration to pick up your room key and registration packet for the weekend.
5-6:30 p.m. – Pioneer Reception for Classes ’66-’72: Lakeside Educational Center
Classes of '66-'72 are invited to enjoy hors d'oeuvres and drinks down by Pearly Pond sponsored by Carleen Farrell ’71.
6-10 p.m. – All Class Luau Dinner Dance: $25 per person: Under the tent
Enjoy a luau buffet from 6-8 p.m., music from CJ the DJ with fun & games (hulas hoops, limbo contests, conga lines), and an all classes group photo at 8:30 p.m.
10-11 p.m. – S’mores Social: Outdoor firepit
Finish off the evening under the stars at the outdoor firepit for a s'mores social.


Saturday, June 6
7-10 a.m. – Continental Breakfast: $10 per person: Dining Hall
Enjoy a continental breakfast in the Cafe with your friends, family, and classmates.
9 a.m.-8 p.m. – Bubble Open: Grimshaw-Gudewicz Activity Center at Northfields
Take a walk around the track, lift weights in the free weight area, shoot some hoops, and more in "The Bubble."
9 a.m.-12 p.m. – Registration and Check-In: Cheshire Community Lounge
Stop by Registration to pick up your room key and registration packet for the weekend.
10 a.m.-4 p.m. – Bookstore Open: Campus Center
Stop by the bookstore in the Campus Center to pick up a new piece of Franklin Pierce memorabilia.
12 p.m.-1:30 p.m. – All Alumni Awards Luncheon: $15 per person: Under the tent
Join alumni for the All Alumni Awards Luncheon where chosen alumni will be presented with their Distinguished Alumni Awards.
2-3 p.m. – Presidential Portrait Dedication & Unveiling:
The Maria and Alfred Marulli, Sr. Presidential Office Suite
Please join us as we dedicate and unveil the specially commissioned portrait of Dr. James F. Birge, Franklin Pierce University's 4th president. A reception with Dr. Birge in the Marulli Welcome Center will follow immediately after the dedication.
2-4 p.m.
– Waterfront Activities
Enjoy paddle boards, canoes, and kayaks down on the waterfront of Pearly Pond.
4-5:30 p.m. – Meet & Greet with President Card: Under the tent
Meet the new President of Franklin Pierce University, Andrew Card.
7-11 p.m. – Country Comfort Dinner Dance: $25 per person: Under the tent
Enjoy a barbeque buffet and music/line dancing lessons from The Shana Stack Band.


Sunday, June 7
8-10 a.m. – Continental Breakfast: $10 per person: Dining Hall
Enjoy a continental breakfast in the Cafe with your friends, family, and classmates.
8 a.m.-1 p.m. – Registration and Check-Out: Cheshire Community Lounge
Stop by Check-Out to return your room key.
9 a.m.-8 p.m. – Bubble Open
Take a walk around the track, lift weights in the free weight area, shoot some hoops, and more in "The Bubble."
10 a.m.-12 p.m. – AABOD Meeting: Spagnuolo Hall
Join the AABOD to find out what they have in mind for your Alumni Association.
10 a.m.-2 p.m. –
Bookstore Open: Campus Center
Stop by the bookstore in the Campus Center to pick up a new piece of Franklin Pierce memorabilia.


Monday
8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. – 26th Annual Golf Tournament
8:30 a.m. – Check-In: Keene Country Club
9:45 a.m. – Welcome and Explanation of Rules
10 a.m. – Shotgun Start
3 p.m. – Dinner Reception, Silent Auction/Raffle



Lodging & Accommodations

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Single and double* bed rooms are available on-campus in Cheshire Hall during Alumni Reunion Weekend. Please note that all room reservations MUST be made by May 29, 2015. Rooms are on a first-come, first-served basis so please make your reservation TODAY!

Single (one person) rooms: $35 per night
Double (two people) rooms: $25 per night per person (no more than two people per room)

Click here to see pictures and descriptions of Cheshire Hall! Cheshire includes air-conditioning, semi-private bathrooms, and a shared living room/kitchen. A Cheshire suite has a total of 6-7 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, and a partial kitchen. The suite bedrooms are divided as follows: six rooms with two beds, and one room with one bed. A Cheshire suite bathroom has 3 toilets, 3 showers, and 2 sinks. The kitchen includes a mini fridge, a microwave, and a sink. Included in each room per person is a twin bed, sheets, blanket, pillow, two towels, and a face cloth. 

*Please note that if you request a double bed room and you are not bringing a guest, we will pair you up with another alumnus.

RV Parking is also available for the weekend at $20 per night.

ADA approved rooms, handicap parking, and elevators are available for those who require assistance. Please email us with this request at alumni@franklinpierce.edu.