FOXCROFT ACADEMY ALUMNI WEEKEND 2021 UPDATE
August 6 – 8, 2021
Friday, August 6, 2021
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM: Academic Hall of Fame Induction and Dinner:
For inductees and their families, this will be held under a tent on the East Lawn.
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM: Special Commemoration at Central Hall:
The 50th anniversary of the FA Jazz Band winning the New England High School Jazz Festival championship at Berklee College of Music in Boston in March of 1971 will be honored. They beat out 52 other high schools from New England, New Jersey, and New York. The FA Alumni Jazz Band will also perform. Director Bob Thorne has been invited and hopes to attend, as well as chaperones Bob Mountford, Sr. and his wife Mim. All former band members, family, friends, and fans are invited to attend this free event. Opportunity to dance once more on the hardwood floors of Central Hall!
5:45 PM – 6:45 PM: Free Public Skate:
Piscataquis County Ice Arena (PCIA) will be open to alumni. Come see this beautiful new facility!
7:15 PM – 8:45 PM: Alumni Ice Hockey Game:
Piscataquis County Ice Arena. Contact Anthony Phillips ’79 at firstname.lastname@example.org or 207.852.7290
Saturday, August 7, 2021
8:00 AM: Pony Pride 5K Race:
Registration begins at 7:00 A.M. Race starts and finishes at Foxcroft Academy. Register here.
8:30 AM: Harold W. Chase Sr. Alumni Tennis Tournament:
Located at the Burns-Johnson Tennis Complex. Cash prize of $50 awarded to top female and male players. Contact Cathy Hall at (207) 564-6542 to register. Open to the public.
10:00 AM – 11:30 AM: Alumni Basketball Game:
Outside basketball courts at Burns-Johnson Tennis Complex
10:00 AM – 11:30 AM: Alumni Field Hockey Game:
Field hockey field. Please bring your own stick to play.
8:00 AM – 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM: Homecoming Golf Scramble:
Foxcroft Golf Course. Cash prizes for longest drive, most accurate drive, and closest to pin. Please call the Foxcroft Golf Course to reserve your tee time at (207)564-8887. Open to all participants, not just alumni.
1:00 PM – 2:30 PM: Alumni Soccer Game:
4:30 PM – 5:30 PM: 30-Year Anniversary of the 1991 Field Hockey Championship Team:
Come celebrate this great team. Bring your memorabilia, pictures, and stories! Coach Philpot will be in attendance for this event to be held in the Pride Student Center at FA.
5:30 PM – 6:00 PM: Social time:
Precedes the Alumni Banquet to be held under a tent on the East Lawn
6:00 PM- 7:45 PM: Alumni Banquet:
Will be held under the tent on the East Lawn. All classes welcome to attend, but especially those ending with a 0,1,5,6. Reservations are strongly suggested to sit with your class. The cost is $17 per person. Register at the link below or call Cathy Hall, (207) 564-6542.
Sunday, August 8, 2021
8:00 AM – 10:00 AM: Alumni Breakfast at Foxcroft Academy.
The cost to attend is by donation only but reservations are requested. Will be held inside in the Pride Student Center/Dining Hall.
If you have questions, please contact Cathy Hall in our Alumni Office at email@example.com or call (207) 564-6542.
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ALUMNI BANQUET RESERVATIONS
Cathy’s direct line: 207.564.6542 or firstname.lastname@example.org or register online by clicking the red button
2021 Class Reunion Information
Class of 1960
From 1-4 PM on Saturday, August 7, the class will meet at the home of Walter and Linda Speed Lougee on Ram Island Rd., Fire Rd. #3 in Bowerbank. Snacks and drinks will be offered. Please contact Walter (home) 207.943.5299 (cell) 207.462.3989, or email Linda at email@example.comOR you can call Peg Shepardson Wakeland at 207.564.8409, or email firstname.lastname@example.org Sharon Sweetser Emery is also a contact at 207.717.5590. The class is also planning on attending the Alumni Banquet.
Class of 1961
A potluck luncheon will be held at the camp of Susan Stitham, 12 Borestone View, on Friday, August 6 at noon. For more information, email Susan at email@example.com OR Dorna Varnum Zilinksy at firstname.lastname@example.org Classmates are also encouraged to attend the Alumni Banquet.
Class of 1965
A year overdue for their 55th, the Class of ’65 will meet around noon on Saturday, August 7 at Merrill’s Marina at Greeley’s Landing, for a lunch provided by Mike Dugay. Bring a spouse or guest and a beach chair. Please RSVP to Cherie Stitham White at 207.653.6196 or email@example.com. The class will have tables reserved at the Alumni Banquet.
Class of 1970
A delayed 50th reunion for the Class of 1970 will be celebrated beginning with the Alumni Banquet. Laney and Lois are hosting an after-party at Lois’ home at 409 Essex St. after the banquet. They are excited to have the chance to visit and catch up. They hope many will attend to celebrate their year, as this is long overdue!
For further information or questions, contact:
Lois Richards Pradka 919.943.8176 firstname.lastname@example.org
Laney Robinson Stanhope 813.956.8624 email@example.com
Class of 1971
The Class of ’71 will hold their 50th reunion at the Chadbourne-Merrill Post Hall on Park Street from noon to 4PM, or as long as necessary, on Saturday, August 7. Families are invited to join in. Hamburgers and hotdogs with condiments, as well as lemonade, will be provided. Bring your own picnic lunch and share if you’re comfortable with that. They will have a yearbook bulletin board set up, as well as picture name tags and a remembrance of those who have passed on. Corn hole and horseshoe games will be provided. Bring your yearbooks – Looking to reconnect with all. Contact Matt Smith with questions 207.802.8213 or 540.903.3931 (cell) or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Tables will be reserved at the Alumni Banquet for the class, and there is also a breakfast at FA in the Pride Student Center/Dining Hall beginning at 8:00 on Sunday morning. Cost is by donation only, but reservations are very helpful.
Class of 1991
From 7-10 PM on Saturday, August 7, there will be a gathering at Pat’s Pizza with some appetizers to start and then people can order more food if they want. There will be a bartender and wait staff available and a cash bar. There will be corn hole and a large blue tooth speaker for music. Playlists are encouraged. Please visit here for further information:
Class of 1996
Saturday, August 7 from 1pm-4pm. 34 Nee Rd. in Sebec, on the lake!
Come celebrate 25 YEARS since graduation! Low key gathering at Joe and Hillary Steinke Caruso’s camp. Families are welcome. BYOB – grill will be going with burgers and hotdogs! Click here to see details and RSVP!
Class of 2000 & 2001 together
Yes, these classes are doing a joint celebration – the more the merrier style! The event is scheduled for Friday, August 6, at the Foxcroft Golf Club at 6:00. The deadline for registering is 7/22/21. Here is the link to register: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/20th-high-school-reunion-tickets-162050299809 Classmates are encouraged to attend the Alumni Banquet and breakfast, as well as many of the different sporting events that are offered on Saturday, August 7. Contacts for the Class of 2000 are Andy Lizotte 617.899.1318, email@example.com as well as Lindsey Hill Lessard 203.376.1958, firstname.lastname@example.org For the Class of 2001, Jenika Scott Pouilot 407.803.2963, email@example.com and Liza Kelley Sperry 207.712.3893, firstname.lastname@example.org
Class of 2011
PLEASE NOTE DIFFERENT DATE: The Class of 2011 will be gathering at Pat’s Pizza on August 21 from 5:00PM-7:00PM in celebration of their 10th reunion. They are asking classmates to RSVP to Paige at Paige.email@example.com or (207) 907-6895, so that they can get an accurate headcount for food packages. Be watching the class Facebook page for updates: Class of 2011 Facebook Page
Please note: reservations are necessary in order to ensure you sit with your class!