Join us for the Centennial Weekend Celebration, including Reunion & Homecoming Weekend
September 20-21, 2019
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Friday • September 20, 2019
2:00 p.m. Schoolwide Pep Rally • DeGroat Field
5-7 p.m. Forever Green & White Reception
• Centennial Tent on Nitsche Pitch
Everyone is invited! Join us as we Celebrate 100 years of Teaching Excellence at THS. We will honor alumni reunion classes ending in 9 and 4, former faculty/staff and former trustees.
Green & White attire is welcome!
7-9 p.m. Artists and Authors Exhibit Opening
• Founders' Gallery/ du Pont Theatre
Join THS community artists and authors, including alumni, faculty, and parents, as they share their love of the arts. Friday Evening
Reunions off campus for all classes ending in 9 or 4 are arranged by class representatives. If you are interested in helping plan your reunion, contact Kate Bailey, Director of Alumni Relations and Stewardship at firstname.lastname@example.org
Saturday • September 21, 2019
Art Exhibit • Founders’ Gallery in Main Building
Centennial Convocation • Centennial Tent on Nitsche Pitch
Join Head of School Bessie Speers and honored guests as THS presents the Founders' Achievement Award, Timothy B. Golding Chair of English Award, 2019 Distinguished Alumni Award and the 2019 Young Alumni Award.
11:30 a.m. -2:00 p.m.
All School Barbeque • Next to the Alumni House
11:30 a.m. -2:00 p.m.
Luncheon for Alumni Reunion Classes ending in 9 and 4 and all classes that previously celebrated their 50th Reunion • Hayward House lawn
Class group photos will be taken during this time.
Celebrating Tower Hill's Past, Present and Future with Head of School Bessie Speers, current faculty, alumni and students • 1919 Auditorium
Join us as we honor a century of excellence and look towards the next 100 years at THS.
Student-led school tours • Beginning at West 17th St. entrance
~3:30 p.m. (halftime of football game)
Honoring past captains of all sports teams • DeGroat Field
Centennial Gala Celebration • St. Amour Garden and Centennial Tent on Nitsche Pitch
Please join us for the Event of the Century!
(Space is limited & tickets will not be sold at the door. Please purchase your tickets by Friday, August 23, 2019.)
6:00 p.m. cocktails in the St. Amour Garden
7:30 p.m. seated dinner and dancing to the music of "Around Town" under the tent
11:00 p.m. Centennial weekend send-off with sparkle
Friday • Sept. 20, 2019
3:45 p.m. - Field Hockey (JV) vs. Tatnall • Richardson Field
3:45 p.m. - Soccer (JV) vs. William Penn • DeGroat Field
5:30 p.m. - Volleyball (JV) vs. St. Andrews • Carpenter Field House
7:00 p.m. - Volleyball (Varsity) vs. St. Andrews • Carpenter Field House
Saturday • Sept 21, 2019
12:15 p.m. - Field Hockey (Varsity) vs. Tatnall • Richardson Field
12:15 p.m. - Soccer (Varsity) vs. William Penn • DeGroat Field
2:15 p.m. - Cross Country (Girls and Boys) • Rockford Park start, ending in Stoltz Alumni Stadium
3:00 p.m. - Football (Varsity) vs. St. Elizabeth • DeGroat Field