Saturday of Alumni Weekend boasts a wide variety of activities for alumni, honorary alumni, and their guests (kids are welcome at all daytime activities!) before class parties take place in the evening.
9:30 am Registration Opens |
9:30-11:00 Continental Breakfast | Grey Box, Shipley Commons
10:00 am Sustainability Tour | Tour will embark from the Shipley Commons
Join teaching colleague and Environmental Sustainability Coordinator Tamar Norquist as she takes you on a tour of Shipley, highlighting all the sustainability efforts the school is making.
Sporting Event | Girls’ Varsity Softball v. The Academy of Notre Dame – Upper Campus
10:30 am I Sang at Shipley: Madrigals, Madriguys, and Shipley Singers Reunion | Chris Wagner Arts Center
Alumni members will gather together to practice to perform at the 125th Celebration Lunch later that afternoon.
11:00 am Trina Vaux ‘63 Book Launch and Discussion | Riely Theater, Main Building
Join Historian and Alumna, Trina Vaux ’63 as she discusses her new book, A Daring Vision: A History of The Shipley School, 1894-2018.
Sporting Event | Boys’ Varsity Baseball v. Perkiomen – Upper Campus
12:00–2:00 pm 125th Anniversary Celebration Lunch on the Quad | Upper Campus
Enjoy lunch on the Quad, or inside the Avery Silverman Dining Hall, as you socialize with classmates, friends, and former and current faculty. Enjoy face painting and Magic by Poly for the kids, a jam session with former and current colleagues, a theatrical performance by Shipley alumni and a performance by Shipley Singers, past and present.
2:00 pm Coffee, Tea, & Reflections with Steve Piltch and Student Panel | Riely Theater, Main Building
Join Steve and a panel of current students as they reflect on their individual journeys and what makes Shipley Shipley!
3:00-5:00 pm School Tours | Tour will embark from the Shipley Commons
Get Inspired! | Dynamic and interactive talks meant to inspire and encourage by current Shipley colleagues – LARC, Main Building
Squash Exhibition | Squash Courts
Shipley Theater Department presents, “A Celebration of 125 Years” | Grey Box, Shipley Commons
4:00 pm Sporting Events | Upper Campus
Boys’ Varsity Lacrosse v. Wissahickon High School
6:00 pm Class Parties Begin