Reunion Weekend

Classes of '59, '64, '74, '79, '84, '89, '94, '99 and '04

Friday-Saturday, September 20 - 21, 2019

Friday, September 20 - "Stag Night" at SLUH:

The weekend begins on Friday night with the traditional "stag night" at SLUH. Nine classes will host their reunions on campus. The evening will include a Mass celebrated jointly by all nine classes, and a Faculty Panel presentation. Following the Faculty Panel, each class will have their own, separate party in a unique venue on the campus.

Here is the schedule for Friday:

5 p.m. - Mass in the Student Chapel. All nine reunion classes gather for Mass. Fr. Anthony Gerber '99 will be our principal celebrant and Fr. Brian Fallon '04 will give the homily. SLUH Jesuits will concelebrate.

Note: Following Mass a group of alumni volunteers will lead an Alcoholics Anonymous meeting on campus. Sober alumni are invited to participate in a meeting before heading off to the rest of their reunion weekend

6 - 7 p.m. - Faculty Panel in the old cafeteria. Members of the SLUH faculty will talk about SLUH today and answer questions. The panel will be led by Assistant Principal Mr. Jim Linhares along with Principal Fr. Ian Gibbons, SJ. Faculty Panelists include Mr. Tom Becvar, Mr. Craig Hannick, Mr. Steve Nicollerat and Mr. Dick Wehner.

7 - 10 p.m. - Cocktails and Hors d'oeuvres. Each class will have their own, separate party at a unique location on the SLUH campus. (Note: last call at the SLUH bars is 9:30 p.m.) For those who wish to continue their fellowship after 10 p.m., class volunteers have identified the following locations:
Class of '74 - The Dubliner (now in Maplewood)
Class of '79 - Brew Hub Taproom
Class of '84 - Urban Chestnut Brewing Company (Grove location)
Class of '89 - Rockwell Beer Company
Class of '94 - Three Kings Public House (Delmar Loop location)
Class of '99 - SoHa Bar and Grill
Class of '04 - Nick's Pub

Cost: $35 per person, payable to SLUH in advance (use the registration button below). This includes the hors d'oeuvres buffet and full open bar at SLUH.

Parking will be in the Student Parking lot behind (south of) the St. Louis Science Center. Volunteers from the Alumni Board will be driving golf cart shuttles between the parking lot and the campus throughout the evening. Haven't been to SLUH in a while? CLICK HERE for a campus map to help get you oriented.

Questions or special requests? Contact Liz Tuxbury (ltuxbury@sluh.org).

Be sure to scroll down to see the Saturday night events, which require a separate registration.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR THE FRIDAY "STAG NIGHT" AT SLUH

Saturday, September 21 Events

Campus Tour
Alumni and their families/guests are invited to a campus tour on Saturday morning at 10:30 a.m. The tour will last about one  hour. Joe Patke, Director of Alumni Relations and Data will lead the tour, which will include a great deal of SLUH history and lore. No charge, and no need to register. Simply be in the SI Commons at 10:30 on Saturday morning. 
 
Each class will have an off-campus event on Saturday, September 21 that includes spouses/companions. Click on your class year below to see details and online registration for your specific class:

'59

Class of '59 Saturday Dinner

Spouses/companions welcome...or come stag


Location:
Missouri Athletic Club West
177 Des Peres Rd
St. Louis, MO 63131

Schedule:
6:00 - 7:00 pm - Cash Bar and Passed Appetizers
Shrimp Cocktail, Spanakoptia and Candied Bacon

7:00 - 10:00 pm - Dinner Buffet and Carving Station
Rolls and butter, Clubhouse salad, wild rice pilaf, brocolli, Chicken Picata, Top Round (with natural au jus and creamy horseradish), Grilled Whole Beef Tenderloin (with brioche rolls, bearnaise sauce, au jus and tomato jam), and desserts.
Water, coffee and iced tea included with dinner. All other drinks are cash bar.

Price:
$75 Per Person, payable to SLUH in advance.
Click Here to Register and Pay for the Class of '59 Saturday Event

'64

Class of '64 Saturday Event

Saturday, September 21, 2019
Spouses/companions welcome...or come stag

Location:
Favazza's Restaurant
5201 Southwest Ave (on The Hill)
St. Louis, MO 63139
https://favazzas.com/

Schedule:
5:30 pm - Mass
Mass will be celebrated at Favazza's for our class. Father Phil Steele, SJ will preside and be our guest.
6:30 - Cocktails and Appetizers
Open bar with premium liquors, soft drinks, beer and wine included in the price.
7:15 - Dinner
Includes your choice of Chicken Prosciutto, Filet Mignon or Sicilian-style Salmon along with sides, bread, salad and dessert.

Price:
$90 per person.
Please send payment by check (payable to "SLUH '64 Class") to:
John Bachmann
18337 Rathbun Hills Rd
Wildwood, MO 63069

'74

Class of '74 Saturday Event

Saturday, September 21, 2019
Includes spouses/companions... or come stag. All are welcome

Location:
Pietro's (John Iovaldi '74, your proprietor)
3801 Watson Rd
St. Louis, MO 63109
https://pietrosdining.com/

Times:
6:30 - 9:30 pm
Gourmet Hors D'oeuvres Buffet
Open Bar

Price:
$45 per person, payable to SLUH in advance.
Click Here to Register and Pay for the Class of '74 Saturday Event

'79

Class of '79

No formal event is planned, but some classmates are having dinner at Favazza's Restaurant on The Hill.
https://favazzas.com/

 

'84

Class of '84 Saturday Event

Saturday, Sepember 21, 2019
Includes spouses/companions, or come stag. All are welcome.

Location:
Italia-America Bocce Club
2210 Marconi Ave (on The Hill)
St. Louis, MO 63110
https://www.stlbocce.com/

Times:

6:00 - 10:00 pm
Heavy Appetizer Buffet
Cash Bar

Note: St. Ambrose Catholic Church has Mass at 5:00 pm...its less than 2 blocks from the Bocce Club

Price:
$30 per person, payable to SLUH in advance
Click Here to Register and Pay for the SLUH '84 Saturday Event

'89

Class of '89 Saturday Event

Saturday, September 21, 2019
Includes spouses/companions, or come stag. All are welcome

Location:
Home of Gerard and Jen Hempstead
49 West Walling
Creve Coeur, MO 63141
Gerard's phone: 314-504-0350

Times:
7:00 - 11:00 pm
Open Bar
Food Buffet

Attire: Casual

Price:
$50 per person. Payable to SLUH in advance.
Click Here to Register and Pay for the Class of '89 Saturday Event


'94

Class of '94 Saturday Event
Saturday, September 21, 2019
Includes spouses/companions, or come stag. All are welcome

Location:
Urban Chestnut Brewing Company (Grove Location)
4465 Manchester Ave
St. Louis, MO 63110
http://urbanchestnut.com/

Times:
7:00 pm until ?
We have some tables reserved for our class
No set menu or pricing...we will each pay our own tab.

Attire: Casual



'99

Class of '99 Saturday Event

Saturday, Sepember 21, 2019
Includes spouses/companions, or come stag. All are welcome.

Location:
Dressel's Public House
419 N. Euclid (in the Central West End)
St. Louis, MO 63108
https://dresselspublichouse.com/

Times:
6:00 - 10:00 pm
Gourmet appetizer buffet, including desserts
Cash Bar

Price:
$35 per person, payable to SLUH in advance
Click Here to Register and Pay for the SLUH '99 Saturday Event

'04

Class of '04 Saturday Event

Saturday, Sepember 21, 2019
Includes spouses/companions, or come stag. All are welcome.

Location:
Bartolino's Osteria
2103 Sulpher Ave (At I-44 and Hampton)
St. Louis, MO 63139
https://www.bartolinosrestaurants.com/osteria/

Times:

6:00 Cocktails (Cash bar)
7:00 Buffet Dinner

Price:
$40 per person, payable to SLUH in advance. Cash bar

Click Here to Register and Pay for the SLUH '04 Saturday Event

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