ALUMNI WEEKEND 2019 | MAY 3 - 5 | THE TIME IS NOWWe welcome all Forman Alumni and their guests back to campus to reconnect with classmates and make new friends.
A time for us to celebrate our greatest legacy, our alumni - with a variety of exciting events and activities.
The Time Is NOW to come back and celebrate!
Friday, May 3
Registration I: 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Continental & Pancake Breakfast
Peirce Dining Hall, Alumni Hospitality Suite
Register, then enjoy a country breakfast with pancakes, fresh fruit and local maple syrup.
Rainforest Dissertation Presentations, 8:30 am - 2:00 pm
Visual Performing Arts Center
Alumni Hospitality Suite is located in Peirce Dining Hall
Picnic Lunch: 11:00am - 12:15pm
Alumni Golf Scramble, 11:30 am - 4:00 pm
Litchfield Country Club
Overlooking the Litchfield Hills, this course offers terrific views and challenging play for golfers at every skill level. Lunch, prizes and post-golf cocktail.
Country Club attire and pre-registration is required; all proceeds benefit the Extra Mile Project.
Back to School, 12:35 - 1:55 pm
Experience class today to see how our exceptional faculty engage and inspire our students.
Participate in a drama, jewelry or film class in our new visual performing center.
Take part in on our cutting edge Ingenuity Program where students take their passions and create projects.
Sunset Soiree, 5:00 - 7:00 pm
Head of School Residence
Adam and Beth Man will ignite nostalgia as they welcome back alumni back to Forman. Relax with a cocktail and watch the sunset with friends around the firepit. Passed hors d'oeuvres will be served and save room for s’mores.
1969 50th Reunion, 7:00 - 10 pm
Scott Sutherland ‘69 and his wife Jean will host a special gathering for alumni from the class of 1969 and classes from the 1960’s and early 1970’s to commemorate their time at Forman.
Shuttle to Sutherland residence
Saturday, May 4
Registration, 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Peirce Dining Hall: In front of Alumni Hospitality Suite
- Pick up your name tags, schedule, campus map and register for weekend events and classes.
- Class Agent Meeting, 10:30 am - 11:30 am
- Alumni Hospitality Suite, Peirce Dining Hall
Alumni Cookout on the Green, 12:00 - 12:45 pm
- Enjoy lunch on the green browse enticing silent auction items that benefit the Extra Mile Project.
Alumni Career Exhibit, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
- Alumni from various industries display their work, share their craft and tell their stories. A great networking opportunity!
Steam Bending Workshop, 2:30 - 3:30 pm
Olson Outdoor Center
- Long time faculty member Wendy Welshans will teach woodworking techniques.
The ‘84 Litchfield Distillery Tour, 1:30 - 2:30 pm (21+ only)
Shuttle leaving from Student Center
- Join faculty member Scott Brady ‘84 and learn how the distillery process operates from farm to bottle.
Student Athletics/Games, 2:30 pm
Various locations on campus
Alumni vs Varsity Lacrosse, 3:00 - 5:00 pm
It’ll be a great day for Forman Lacrosse nostalgia! Alumni, come relive those glory days on the field.
6:00 - 10:00 pm Alumni Cocktail Hour, Athletic Hall of Fame Ceremony and Reception
Honoring the Class of 1969 as they celebrate their 50th Reunion
- Recognize the other milestone reunion classes
- Athletic Hall of Fame Ceremony and Alumni Reception
- Athletic Hall of Fame Induction
- Join us in honoring classmates who have made extraordinary contributions to the Forman athletics program.
- Buffet-Style Dinner
- Dessert and Dancing
Sunday, May 5
Memorial Gathering, 11:00 - 11:30 am
Alumni Hospitality Suite, Peirce Dining Hall
Farewell Brunch, 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Alumni Weekend 2019:
Full Weekend: $85
Young Alumni Full Weekend:
$45 (for classes of ‘14, ‘13, ‘12, ‘11, ‘10)
Does not include Friday golf outing
Half Weekend: $65
Young Alumni Half Weekend:
$35 (for classes of ‘14, ‘13, ‘12, ‘11, ‘10)
Alumni Golf Benefit:
Includes golf outing only, additional reunion ticket must be purchased. Proper country club attire required.
Alumni Golf Package + Full Weekend:
Young Alumni Golf Package + Full Weekend
$145 for classes ‘14,’13,’12,’11,’10
Includes: Full Weekend of Alumni activities, Friday - Sunday including golf benefit.
Children under 12: attend free of charge (unless attending golf benefit)
Child Golf Benefit: $75
Includes golf outing, lunch at the club, proper country club attire required
Golf Benefit: The Extra Mile Project is a fund created by a Forman Alumnus to help Forman students that are on scholarship enjoy the full Forman experience. The funds raised will be used to purchase the “extra” items these students need: such as art supplies, athletic gear, learning tools, etc.
Alumni Weekend | Roy Ellison ‘70 Fund
This fund was set up for Forman Alumni that wanted to attend Alumni Weekend, but needed financial assistance. If you would like to speak to the Alumni Relations team to see if you qualify for financial assistance, please email Duncan Marshall ‘67 mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org or call 860-567-1840.
Please contact the Rachel White in the Alumni office at email@example.com if you need to make any special arrangements or call 860-567-1810.