Danville, VA
Averett University
Reunion Weekend 2013
From  Fri, April 26, 2013 at 12:00AM (Pacific)
To  Sat, April 27, 2013 at 12:00AM
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Hosted by Averett University Alumni Association
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Registration Fee (Required)  $10.00
Tour Averett  FREE
Reception & Dinner  $30.00
Commencement Exercise  FREE
Academic Procession (Class of 1963 Only)  FREE
Reunion Weekend Luncheon  $10.00
Order of the Daisy Induction Ceremony  FREE
Class of 1963 Reunion Dinner  $30.00
Class of 1973 Reunion Dinner  FREE
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Reunion Weekend 2013
Schedule of Events

Friday, April 26

1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Registration, Alumni Hall
Stop by Alumni Hall to register and pick up your reunion information and Averett goodie bag.
2:00 p.m.
Tour Averett
See the campus—from the heart of Averett’s historic Main Hall to our newest additions. The tour will leave from Alumni Hall and visit the Main Campus (with a special stop at the bookstore), the Equestrian Center and the Aviation Center.
6:00 p.m.
Reception & Dinner
Stratford House
1111 Main Street
This is a wonderful opportunity to renew friendships on the campus of the old Stratford College. The cost of the reception and dinner is $30. Reservations are required. Transportation available.

Saturday, April 27

10:30 a.m.
2013 Spring Commencement Exercise
E. Stuart James Grant Center
707 Mt. Cross Road
Help celebrate and share in one of life’s defining moments as the Class of 2013 marches into the ranks of Averett alumni. Following tradition, the 50th reunion class will lead the academic procession into Commencement. Members of the Class of 1963 are to be in place and lined up by 10:00 a.m. Special seating is provided for all alumni who pre-register.
1:00 p.m.
Reunion Weekend Luncheon
Student Center Dining Hall, 3rd floor
Main Campus
Enjoy the company of your classmates and a lunch buffet. The cost of the luncheon is $10. Reservations are required.
5:00 p.m.
Class of 1963 Order of the Daisy
Induction Ceremony
President’s Home
500 Hawthorne Drive
All visiting alumni are invited to attend and honor this special class. If you are eligible for membership in the Order of the Daisy, but have not yet been inducted, please contact the Alumni Office at 1-800-AVERETT, ext. 15676.
6:00 p.m.
Main Hall Tour and Restoration Presentation
During this tour, learn about our progress thus far and what the future holds, not just for Main Hall, but for your Alma Mater. Included will be a chance to see the room you may have stayed in.
7:00 p.m.
Classes of 1963,1962,1964,1968 Reunion Dinner
Lawson Overbey Inn
782 Main Street
Enjoy an elegant gem on Danville’s Main Street. The Class of 1963 and the Classes of 1962 and 1964 will share the evening as Reunion Weekend 2013 draws to a close. The Class of 1963 will be honored for their support of Averett. The Class of 1968 is invited to attend this special dinner in anticipation of their 50th reunion in 2018. The cost for the evening is $30. Reservations are required.
7:00 p.m.
Class of 1973 Reunion Dinner
Jake's on Main
215 Main Street
Members and friends of the Class of 1973 can enjoy an evening together. Jake's is an upscale, casual, bar & restaurant that offers "non-chain" fare and a wide selection of wine and beer. Dutch treat.

For additional information about Jake's, click here
For additional information, contact Sherry McDowell at 1-800-AVERETT, ext. 15676 or e-mail alumni@averett.edu.

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