…for CHS67 50th Class Reunion part II. The Hawaii committee members, Ella (Kuloloa) Umiamaka, Lenore (Boynton) Sheldon, Henry Makua, Phillip Pai, Dennis Kaneshiro, Glenn Iwane and Eddie Hopkins met on April 29 to workout the details. Registration deadline is September 13th, 2017.
Picnic – Thursday, October 12, 2017, 10:00am-4:00pm, Bellows AFB, Waimanalo
Luau – Saturday, October 14th, 4:00pm-10:00pm, Ahuimanu, Temple Valley
Details of both events to follow.
Mail registrations with your check to Greg Tsuda as indicated on the form available here. For attendees to the picnic 16 years or older, name, birthdates along with a government issued ID is required by Bellow AFS security.
Block out your calendar for more good fun times and food. October 12th and 14th, 2017. The Hawaii planning committee is hard at work making detailed plans for this gathering. Registration will start soon, so stay tuned.
October 12, 10am-4pm
Bellows AFS, Waimanalo
Lunch and soft drinks
To access Bellows AFS, we will need names and birthdates for all attendees 16 years and older. These same individuals (16 and over) will require a government issued ID with them when entering the Bellows AFS.
October 14, 4pm-10pm
Ahuimanu Club View Garden Recreation Center, 47-771 Hui Kelu St., Kaneohe, HI
Cost: $30/person, includes both events. Children under 12 free for picnic. Luau event adults only.
With less than two weeks to go, everyone is excited with anticipation to see old friends! As promised, here is an update to the schedule posted earlier. Most of the changes are times for the hospitality suite. When picking up your bag, there will be a detail daily list of activities and times. The hospitality room number will be posted on the bulletin board next the “the Cal” west tower elevators. Here is a general overview of the schedule.
Thursday, March 2, 2017
4:00-9:00 pm. Early arrivals, pickup your bag and information packet @ Hospitality room.
Friday, March 3, 2017:
8:45am arrival to Slot Tournament (9:00am-12:00 noon). Players Gold Club, Main Street Station.
1:00-4:00pm: Pickup your bags & information packet. Hospitality Room @ the Cal.
8:00-11:00pm: Welcome gathering – social hour – Hospitality Room, bring your raffle tickets to bid on donated items.
Saturday, March 4, 2017:
9:00am-12:00noon: Hospitality Suite open for social gathering.
6:30pm-11:30pm: Banquet night @ Main Street Station Social Club. Please be prompt, but no sooner than 6:30, for the group photo. Detail of the evenings activities will be in the schedule with your information packet. Attire for the evening is casual.
Sunday, March 5th, 2017
9:00am-1:00pm: Brunch, Main Street Station Social Club
3:00pm-5:00pm: Photos ready for pickup at the Hospitality room.
Request for information
We will have a large group for the reunion, and everyone may not get to converse with each other. To facilitate “getting to know what you did after high school” Greg Tsuda is suggesting that you fill out the following information form. This is completely voluntary and you may participate at your option. Please give the filled out form to Greg at the hospitality suite.
If you have a raffle donation, please advise Linda Nyman and bring to the hospitality suite, where we will display for bidding.
The attire for all events is casual.
Pickup your information packets as early as possible.
Bring a family picture if you want to share. We will post in the hospitality room.
With less than 30 days till our 50th, the Reunion Committee is busy at work preparing for the big weekend. As posted earlier, the final schedule will be published a couple of weeks prior to the event, so make sure you check back here for more details.
The T-Shirts have been printed and they look great! Rudy out did himself again. A few reminders before you leave for Vegas:
We are looking for a few raffle items. If you made it yourself, thats even better. At the last Vegas celebration, we did the same and everyone enjoyed bidding on some very nice items. (Let Linda know so we can better plan for it.)
At the Hospitality Suite, we will have a wall for “Share Your Family” pictures. One or two pictures will speed us to current day since graduation. Spouse, Kids, Grandkids, etc.
The Reunion committee held its final formal meeting on Saturday, January 14th at the Chin’s. The following is a preliminary schedule of events. While most times have been set, there may be some minor changes. The final schedule will be announced a couple of weeks prior to the event.
Thursday, March 2nd, 2017 (early arrivals)(Check posting next to West Tower elevators)
3:00-5:00pm, Hospitality open for early arrivals. Pickup bags and information.
7:00-9:00pm, Hospitality open.
Friday, March 3rd, 2017 9:00-12:00 Noon, Slot Tournament, Main Street Station, Players Gold Club.
1:00-4:00pm, Pickup bags & information, Hospitality Room to TBA, check posting next to West Tower Elevator.
7:00-9:00pm, Hospitality open, Pickup bags & information
Saturday, March 4th, 2017 10:00-12:00 Noon, Hospitality suite open
6:30-11:30pm, Banquet, Main Street Station – Social Club, this will be a fun night. More details to follow.
Sunday, March 5th, 2017
9:00-1:00pm, Brunch, Main Street Station – Social Club
3:00-6:00pm, Hospitality Suite open, (pickup photos)
The committee decided to hold a raffle auction. We had a good time in previous reunions so we are asking for any donations. Please bring your donation to the hospitality room.
Happy New Year Classmates! The new year is exciting with anticipation for our reunion in March. As of today (January 11th) we have a total of 81 registrations. We are still accepting registrations and will make every effort to get you a t-shirt in the proper size (our shirt order has been placed with our printer for registrations received). We are having our final reunion committee meeting this weekend and hope to have most of the final details nailed down. More information to follow in a few weeks. If you haven’t sent in your registration, it’s not too late. Do it now!