Locations, Times and Details

All meeting events are on the 2nd or 3rd Floor of the
Champion Mill Conference Center
"Mill 2" the old Champion building on the east side of "B" Street - on the river

Please note that our events are free for our teachers and sponsored classmates (see the Registration link)
Friday, June 7, 2024
7:00 - 11:00 PM
Waterfront Hall
Remembering Prom Night 50 years ago
Hors d’oeuvres, cash bar
Dedicated complimentary valet parking
Featuring a musical performance by the Backwoods Boys, consisting of '74 Classmates John Cole, Greg Ervin, Ralph Kuykendall, Jay Bussell, and Don Trumbull
Memorial display for our deceased classmates
Per person:  $25 (Registration required. Free for teachers and sponsored classmates - see registration page)
Saturday, June 8, 2024
8:30 AM - 
Run/Walk with Bill & Craig
Join Classmates Bill Moeller and Craig Kigar for a separate "run" group and walk group, traversing through downtown Hamilton and environs, then converging at the courthouse.  Meet at the Champion Mill Warehouse Hotel entrance (2nd from the most north entrance on east side of "B" Street). Please let Bill or Craig (silas1216@gmail.com) know if you think you might be joining.

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Taft building visit 
Optional and free:  Join us with a rep from the Hamilton City Schools (who's also a relative of one of our out-of-state attending Classmates!) for an inside visit to the building where we spent three school years (now Hamilton High School) - note:  highly remodeled!
Registration for this event is not needed.  Just make it to 1165 Eaton Ave at noon and meet at the main entrance.
6:00 - 11:00 PM
Butler Ballroom
This is our 50 year reunion celebration
We're including any of our teachers that we can find
Hot and cold hors d’oeuvres followed by a sit-down buffet dinner
Cash bar (Pepsi, tea and lemonade complimentary)
Recorded music:  Hits from our days at Taft
Memorial display for our deceased classmates
Formal Class group photo - 50-year edition
Dedicated complimentary valet parking
Per person:  $75 (Registration required. Free for teachers and sponsored classmates - see registration page)
Sunday, June 9, 2024
9:00 - 12:00 AM
Waterfront Hall
Farewell gathering, remembering graduation 50 years to the day
Continental breakfast, including breakfast sandwiches
Co-valedictorian speech update by Debbie Buechner Payne
All registered attendees will receive a copy of the commencement program from 1974
Memorial display for our deceased classmates
Per person:  $25 (Registration required.  Free for teachers and sponsored classmates - see registration page)
Please note that our events are free for our teachers and sponsored classmates (see the Registration link)