Alumni Day 2019 Schedule of Events

An updated event schedule will be posted soon.
Join us on Alumni Day and rediscover your Hilltop!  Click READ MORE for a detailed schedule of the day. 
Alumni from all classes are welcome! Please note that events are subject to change

6:00 – 8:30PM           Dave Allison Memorial Soccer Game & BBQ, Pickert Field
                                  Game: Girls Varsity Soccer vs. Fieldston
                                  Girls Varsity Soccer Reunion – email for details

5:30 – 8:30PM           Class of 1968 Reunion Dinner, Cassaletto’s, Elmsford, NY Email for details

9:00AM - 6:00PM        Registration: Grille Room 9:00AM-3:00PM
                                                          Allen Memorial Hall 4:00-6:00PM

9:00 – 11:00 AM          Continental Breakfast, Dining Hall

9:00 - 10:00 AM           5K Run/Walk (all ages welcome), Allison Trails - email to sign up for the run/walk CANCELLED
Directions to the Alumni 5k Fun Run/Walk meeting location:
Enter campus from Benedict Avenue and follow the campus drive to the Quad, and then continue down the hill to circle towards the back of campus. Upon arriving at the fork just below the new Johnson Center for Health and Wellness (you can’t miss it!), stay to the right to head up Alumni Drive. Continue past Pickert Field (on right) and large parking lot (on left) and park near the softball and baseball fields to the right of the circle. Runners will meet at the trail sign across from the softball field.

9:00 - 10:00 AM           Alumni Soccer Game, North Turf Field - Email to sign up for the game CANCELLED
Directions - see above

9:00 - 10:00 AM           Alumni Field Hockey Game, North Turf Field - Email to sign up for the game CANCELLED
Directions - see above

9:00AM – 4:00 PM       Fitness Room opened to alumni, Walter C. Johnson Center for Health and Wellness Children under 14 must be accompanied by an adult

9:00AM – 4:00PM         Double Gym opened to alumni and their children, Walter C. Johnson Center for Health and Wellnessmust wear appropriate sneakers with    white soles – black soled shoes are not allowed on the courts

10:00AM - 11:00AM      Annual Meeting of the Hackley Alumni Association, King Chapel
A new slate of HAA Board members will be elected, Christie Philbrick-Wheaton-Galvin, HAA President, will update alumni on the HAA Endowment and upcoming events, and Head of School Michael Wirtz will present Hackley’s new Strategic Plan.

11:00 -11:30PM             Memorial Service, King Chapel - Alumni, trustees, staff, and faculty members who died this past year will be remembered

11:30 - 1:30 PM             Lunch, Dining Rooms
12:00 – 1:00PM             50th Reunion Luncheon, Middle School Dining Room
12:00 – 12:45PM           Hackley Veterans Association Meeting & Lunch, Middle School Dining Room
12:00 – 12:45 PM          Class of 1964 Luncheon, Middle School Dining Room
12:30 – 1:30PM             Cookie Decorating-Hackley style, come decorate H’s and hornets with professional baker and Hackley parent Daniella Crispi of Zucchero,Teaching Kitchen at Walter C. Johnson Center for Health and Wellness, (all ages welcome)

1:15 – 3:00PM                Family & Lap Swim, Pool at the Walter C. Johnson Center for Health and Wellness - bring a towel

1:00 – 3:00PM                Boarding Open House with Erica Jablon, Director of Boarding and Hackley History Teacher, 3rd Floor Boarding Common Room (follow the
signs in Grille Room) Tour the corridor and learn how the boarding program as evolved over the years. Treats will be served.
1:20 - 2:00PM                 Nature Walk with AP Biology Teacher Tessa Johnson, meet in Grille Room  (all ages welcome)

2:05 – 3:00PM                Chapel Talks, King Chapel 
Chapel Talks are presented by Hackley faculty members and offer thoughts on a theme the speaker finds personally meaningful. Offered with honesty                              and humility, the topics range from the comical to motivational to deeply moving and personal.

Athletic Events:
2:00 PM                            Boys’ Soccer vs. Fieldston, North Turf Field
2:30 PM                            Field Hockey vs. Fieldston, South Turf Field
2:30 PM                            Girls Tennis vs. Fieldston, The Roberts Tennis Courts
3:00 PM                            Football vs. Fieldston, Pickert Field

3:00 – 3:45PM                  Creative Writing Workshop with Anne Siviglia, Room R123

5:00-6:30PM                     Head of School Reception (Classes of 1969-2013) Allen Memorial Hallmust be 21 or older to attend

5:00-8:30PM                     50-Plus Club Reception (Gage House) & Dinner (Lindsay Room )(Classes of 1948 -1969)

6:30- 8:30PM                    Special Reunion Dinners (Classes of  1974, 1977, 1984, 1989, 1994, 1999, 2004, 2009, and 2014) Locations TBD

Campus Tours with Student Ambassadors, Tours begin in the Grille Room 12:00 – 3:00 PM
Alumni Art ShowHale 125 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Alumni ArchivesHackley Alumni Association Room, Goodhue Memorial Hall-Lower Level 11:30 AM –2:30 PM
Hornet’s Nest, Hackley spirit wear will be on sale in the Grille Room in the afternoon and  Allen Memorial Hall during the Head of School Reception
Shuttles will loop around campus 9:00 AM - 6:00PM