Anniversary Agenda

Over the weekend of May 25 – 27, 2012, alumni of Kelvin High School are gathering to celebrate our 100th year.

Friday May 25

12:00 pm – 4:00pm – Welcome Event – Kelvin High School

  • Open house at Kelvin
  • Nostalgia rooms by decades
  • Staff Lounge for staff get togethers
  • Photography in the gym
  • Donuts, coffee, tea available
  • Merchandise available
  • Registration pick-up

7:00 pm – 9:00 pm – Evening Concert – Winnipeg Convention Centre

  • Choral concert presenting some of the best-loved choral music of John Standing, Derek Morphy and Kim Brown, the three most recent choral directors at Kelvin. It will also include musical theatre, and Gilbert & Sullivan performances sung by some of the fine soloists that have performed at Kelvin. Finally it will include a history of Kelvin told through pictures and words.

9:00 pm – close – After Concert Event – Winnipeg Convention Centre

 

Saturday May 26

10:00 am – 4:00 pm – Open House at Kelvin (all items without a time indicated will happen all day long).

  • Nostalgia rooms by decades
  • Staff Lounge for staff get togethers
  • Donuts, coffee, tea available
  • Class/group photos – click for schedule by era
  • Merchandise available
  • Registration pick-up
  • 10-11:00 X-Country Fun Run (Dr. O Memorial Run)
  • 11-12:00 Yoga
  • 12-12:45 World War II Honour Roll Book Dedication/100th Anniversary Remembrance Service
    • 12:00 World War II Honour Roll Book Dedication and 100th Annivesary Remembrance Service
    • 12:25 Viewing of completed World War II Honour Roll Book
    • 12:25 Mr. Young’s Class – Student’s War Memorial Project Presentations
    • 12:45 “The Boys of Kelvin High: Canadians in Bomber Command” full length screening. (approx. 2 hours)
  • 12-3:00 Food & Refreshments available – Sponsored by Kelekis Restaurant
  • 1:00-4:00 Student Coffee House
  • 1:00-4:00 Classic Car Show (weather permitting)
  • 1:30-3:30 Kelvin Football Classic – It will be a fun, touch football game between
    former alumni players, coaches and current team players. We will also have
    Gerry James (former CFL/NHL player and Kelvin graduate) doing a book
    signing.


6:00 pm – 1:00 am – Gala Dinner – Winnipeg Convention Centre

  • Dress: Cocktail
  • Hosted by: Roger Currie – Talk of the Town, Regina SK and Fiona Odlum Air 680 chopper traffic
  • Seating: Decade seating will be identified (Tickets and tables are colour coded, See diagrams at entrances to dinner.)
  • Tickets: colour coded by decade. You will receive 2 tickets for the dinner, 1 ticket will be presented by you on admission. Place the 2nd tent card (the folded over card) on the place setting you have chosen.

 

PLEASE MARK YOUR CHOICE OF SEAT WITH YOUR 2ND TICKET BEFORE VISITING WITH FRIENDS OR GOING TO THE BAR.

Dinner Menu

  • Bibb, Oak Leaf and Radicchio Lettuces, Marinated Artichokes and Balsamic Basil Vinaigrette;
  • Roast Marinated Filet of Beef with Madeira Sauce;
  • Chocolate Supreme Cheesecake;
  • Bakery Basket with Lavash, Bread Sticks, Focaccia Bread and Dinner Rolls and Butter;
  • Freshly Brewed Coffee and Decaffeinated Coffee with Traditional and Herbal Teas.

However if you have allergies or dietary restrictions please click here and follow the prompts. (We need your dietary requirements by May 15, 2012 or we can’t guarantee a proper meal).

Let’s Have a Great Evening!!!

  • Event Finish—1 am

 

Sunday May 27

10:00 am – 1:00 pm – School closed;  A day to spend with your family and friends reviewing what a great time you had at the Kelvin 100 Reunion!

Please register by May 15, 2012.

No tickets will be mailed out, all will be available for pick-up at Kelvin High School on the Friday May 25, or Saturday May 26, during the day. If you are unable to pick-up your registration package at these times, please contact registration@kelvin100.com

 

Refund & Cancellation Policy

In some cases, it will be necessary for people who have registered to change their plans. If they have paid but are now unable to attend, a refund will be issued. Note: Refund requests must be confirmed by e-mail or phone by April 30, 2012. You must have confirmation by the Reunion Committee by April 30, 2012.

If you have any questions about the reunion or the registration process, please e-mail: registration@kelvin100.com

Register online, or download the Offline Registration Form (PDF)

**Any funds made from the event will be placed in a designated endowment fund of the Winnipeg Foundation for Kelvin High School. All other events are open and free of charge.

Add the event weekend to your calendar – once you click, select open and then save from inside the appointment window. It’s sure to be an event that all Kelvinites will remember for years to come.