Alumni Weekend offers you an opportunity to come back to campus and reconnect with classmates, friends, teammates, teachers, coaches, and former colleagues while learning about the Country Day of today and tomorrow.
Schedule of Events
Most events are free and open to everyone (exceptions noted).
Friday, April 28
10:00–10:45 am | Back to Class | Bruton Smith Athletic Center Classroom
Let's pretend we're back in class! Join Joe Hernick, director of Educational Technology, and Brian Wise, director of Diversity Planning, for an interactive lecture, "Teaching in the 21st Century: Integrating Technology, Cultural Awareness, and Social Justice into the Curriculum."
11:30 am–1:00 pm | Alumni Volunteer & Distinguished Faculty/Staff Appreciation Luncheon | Bruton Smith Athletic Center
Honoring current alumni volunteers, past alumni award recipients, and faculty/staff with 20+ years of service to Country Day or who are past recipients of the Distinguished Faculty Award, or members of the Honorary Alumni Association. By invitation only.
1:30–2:30 pm | Cannon Campus Tour | Meet in the Levine Center lobby
Come check out our current facilities and hear about our future plans.
Saturday, April 29
Warm-up 10:00 am, Game 11:00 am | Alumni Lacrosse Game | Dowd Field
Come out and cheer on our lacrosse alumni as they take on the varsity team in this fun, annual event.
12:00–2:00 pm | BBQ & Oyster Roast and 75th Anniversary Celebration | Athletic Pavilion
Gather with many generations of Country Day students, parents, and faculty/staff for a community celebration in honor of our 75th anniversary. Enjoy barbeque, oysters, sides, and dessert, plus child-friendly menu items. We'll have live music by the Inlaws Band, balloon art by Mister Twister, and activities for children (and the young at heart) including a bounce house, batting cage, and corn hole. Tickets are $10 for adults and children ages 5+. No charge for children ages 4 and under. Purchase your ticket(s) using the Alumni Weekend registration form.
Batting Practice 12:30 pm, Game 1:30 pm | Alumni Baseball Game | Ed Walton Field
Baseball alumni are invited to play ball, while friends and family root for their classmates and relatives.
Evening | Class Reunions for the 2s & 7s | Locations vary
Members of reunion year classes—1972, 1977, 1982, 1987, 1992, 1997, 2002, 2007, and 2012—will meet at various locations for their specific class reunion parties. Alumni and their guests are required to pay a registration fee to attend.