2014 “ALL CATHOLIC SCHOOLS” REUNION
The third Galesburg “All Catholic Schools Reunion” will be held in Galesburg, IL June 19 to 22, 2014. Anyone who ever attended any Galesburg Catholic School is most welcome and is encouraged to join in the fun. Thursday will find us at Cherry Street Restaurant & Bar at 57 S Cherry St for an informal Meet-and-Greet beginning at 6:30; no cover charge, open menu if you wish to eat, and a cash bar. On Friday, June 20th, the Knights of Columbus Hall at 1556 E Fremont St will be the scene of the alumni dancing the night away with a live band. The doors will open at 7:00; the band will play from 8:00 to 11:30, $25.00 cover charge per pre-register person/cash bar and a mid-evening food buffet. Planned activities for Saturday are a 10:30 golf outing at Soangetaha Country Club ($65.00 includes cart) and a 1:30 Saint Joseph’s Catholic Cemetery walk with Martin Reichel who is the Diocesan Curator for both St. Mary’s Cemetery and St. Joseph’s Cemetery. All alumni and Galesburg area Catholic Parish members are invited to attend this most informative presentation that involves very little walking! Our Saturday night party will be held at Lake Bracken Country Club starting at 5:30. This will be an informal gathering with a $25.00 cover charge per pre-registered person, 6:30 picnic style supper buffet, and a cash bar. The reunion will close on Sunday, June 22 with an 11:00 reunion celebration Mass at Immaculate Heart of Mary Church. Pre-registration date ends on May 20, 2014. Please visit www.bunchoffriars.info often for reunion updates, pictorial history of past events, and to register for all or any of the reunion gatherings. Please call Mary Burgland (Mangieri) at 309-342-5470 or Joan Semande (Kisler) at 309-289-4996 to register by telephone or to answer your reunion questions.