Spouses, partners, and guests are
welcome at ALL our reunion events!
2019 50-Year Class Reunion will be
held from Wednesday, July 3 through
Sunday, July 7, 2019. We look
forward to seeing you at the following
TO AND INCLUDING WEDNESDAY, JULY 3
THEME: "THE BEST IS YET TO COME"
Week preceding the 4th of July
4330 Mountview Road
Upper Arlington OH 43220
the 4th of July falls on Thursday,
we'll need classmates to work on
the float during the week preceding
the parade. This means that it may
need to be done by those who lives
locally. Julie May Jones and
Patty Furney are doing the design,
and then the committee and classmates
will do the construction and finishing.
Class of 1969 has won the "Best
Reunion Float" award three
times: 2004, 2009, and 2014. It'd
be great if we could also win the
award for our 50-year reunion!
plan to come to Jim's house and
help put our float together, and
then either ride on it or walk alongside
it during the parade on Thursday,
and snacks to energize the UA69ers
will be provided!
May Jones, Patty
CASUAL PRE-REUNION KICKOFF PARTY
2280 Henderson Road
Columbus, OH 43220
Fritz will provide pizza for us!
and kick off Reunion Weekend!
4TH OF JULY PARADE
UA Parade begins at 9:00 am, but
please gather on the Northwest
Boulevard side of Kingsdale
around 8:30 am, find our Class of
1969 float, and hop on!
Miely is suggesting that those
who would like to ride their bikes
inthe parade decorate them and line
up alongside the float!
if you prefer to walk alongside
the float, it makes us look like
the young, energetic class that
PARTY IN THE PARK
event is sponsored by the UA Civic
a picnic at Northam Park, with live
music leading up to the fireworks.
Tables are available to be reserved,
if you wish. Reservations are not
available quite yet, but you can
about the event here and then
reserve a table when they are made
fireworks at Northam Park begin at
10:00 pm. Grab a blanket and head
to Northam Park to enjoy the best
local fireworks in the world!
4850 Powell Road
Powell, OH 43065
tee times beginning at 8:00 am
$90 per golfer
includes greens fees, driving range
access, 2 drink tickets, lunch,
raffle prizes, and cash back to
1st and 2nd Place.
will also have a $40,000 Hole In
One Competition sponsored by Stem
Cell One, a group of UA
grad doctors that provide pain relief
through the application of Stem
will be a $100 Gift Certificate
to Cameron Mitchell Restaurants
and a high quality black and gold
golf shirt with the Stem Cell One
logo. for closest to the pin. Also
- you'll win A Summer of Schmidts
Bahama Mamas for grilling!
There's MORE: 2nd place receives
Schmidts and a shirt, and
3rd placce wins golf balls and a
shirt. $5.00 gift certificate from
the UA Goodie Shop for winner, 2nd
and 3rd place! Rusty Bucket gift
cards for win, place and show!
$90 PER PERSON
the list of foursomes here.
PICNIC and MUSIC FESTIVAL
1536 Bendelow Drive
Columbus OH 43228
IS INVITED, and all 1969 class musicians
are invited to bring your instruments
for casual jams and lots of great
grill will be busy and the UA69
Class Fund will supply the hot dogs,
burgers, and drinks. Please
bring a side dish to share.
- Picnic begins
2:00 - Music begins
YELLOW TAXI - Vickie Murphy
THE BOXER - Jeff Putnam
HOW LONG - Vicki Downs McCullouch
ONE MORE DAY - Scott Roberts
HONEY PIE - Eugene Beer
TWO OF US - Duke Wick
MY DEAR COMPANION - Kate
MY GIRL - Dave Flay
RIPPLE - Brent Hawley
WHEN WE'RE GONE, LONG GONE -
Vickie Murphy, Kate Hauk, Vicki
QUINN THE ESKIMO
Murphy and Duke
Murphy's Backyard Music Paradise!
CASUAL REUNION PARTY
- 11:00 PM
2124 Tremont Center
Upper Arlington OH 43221
Very casual get-together; casual
attire. Gather both inside and outside
in the courtyard area between Moretti's,
Street Sotheby's International Realty,
and The Goodie Shoppe. Plenty
of free parking.
hors d'oeuvres, appetizers, small
plates. Cash Bar.
$25 per person in advance / $30
per person at the door.
July 1, 2019
ALUMNI DAY: 1-4 PM
- 4 PM
UA Alumni Day Open House
is sponsored by the UA Alumni Association.
high school will be open all afternoon
for tours, and we'll have lots of
opportunities to reminsice inside
out alma mater. The School Store
will be open for you to purchase
Golden Bear memorabilia and clothing,
and this is the last time we'll
be able to gather as a class inside
these walls. Groundbreaking for
the new high school is in April.
UAAA will present their Outstanding
and Distinguished Alumnus Awards,
and the UA
Educators Hall of Fame will
honor several teachers. There will
be plenty of food for purchase,
and The Girlfriends will be providing
live music. The UAHS Marching Band
will also entertain. See
2196 Riverside Drive
Columbus, Ohio 43221
may recall that our Class of 1969
Graduation Party was held at Scioto
Country Club in June, 1969.
year's Reunion Dinner Party will
also be held at Scioto Country Club,
where we will have several food
stations with a variety of offerings,
including vegetarian, vegan, and
gluten-free dishes. We'll have a
cash bar, and will sell drink tickets.
Each drink ticket is $5.00.
drink ticket = soft drink
drink tickets = beer or wine
drink tickets = mixed drink
our UA69 Class Fund has accumulated
enough money, we are able to pay
for a portion of each classmate's
dinner from The Fund. As a result,
we're able to reduce price of the
Scioto Main Event to $50 per
person. We're hoping that reducing
the price will encourage as many
classmates as possible to attend
this lovely 50-year reunion party.
will take candid and staged pictures
throughout the evening, and we'll
make sure that we get a large class
photo to commemorate the 50-year
reunion. Thank you to Walt Dennis
for donating the photographer's
NOTE: THE CLASS PHOTO WILL
BE TAKEN AT 7:20 PM.
Dennis has also arranged for a disc
jockey to play music from our high
$50 PER PERSON
read the Scioto Country Club Guidelines
Dennis and Beth
May Jones and Karen
gather in the lobby of the UAHS
auditorium at noon to remember and
honor our sixty-eight UA69 classmates
who have passed away, but who will
never be forgotten.
classmates' family members will
be present, and together, we will
celebrate the lives of these friends
who left us too soon.
words from Jim Long and
Wil Verhoff. Music by Kate
the In Memoriam page.
OF PLANS FOR THE NEW UAHS BUILDING
Upper Arlington High School
UA Superintendent Dr. Paul Imhoff
will unveil the plans for the new
high school building and other schools
that will benefit from renovations,
repairs and additions. He will also
and discuss the district's vision
for the district and other plans
for its development.
presentation will take place in
The Little Theater.
OF THE HIGH SCHOOL
Principal Matthew Jordan
will lead us on a tour of the high
school. This will be our last chance
to do this before the building is
replaced with the new high school.
plan to attend the Memorial Ceremony
at noon and then stay for Dr. Imhoff's
presentation. After that, Matthew
Jordan will take us on a tour of
our alma mater.