70th Reunion: Class of 1953

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Mark your calendar for May 12-13, 2023! Registration opens the week of March 20. Taft looks forward to welcoming you back to campus for your 70th reunion in the spring.

The Heritage Hotel

522 Heritage Rd
Southbury, CT 06488
Call Candice Meyers, Sales Manager
at 203-267-2662 and ask for the Taft Alumni Weekend rate.

The hotel is close to being fully reserved, please check other options here.  

Reunion Gatherings:

If you check in at the Heritage Hotel starting Thursday, May 11, we will have dinner at the hotel together that night.

Friday, May 12
Old Guard Luncheon, Taft  
Old Guard Dinner, Taft

Saturday, May 13
Alumni Day on campus includes the Alumni Parade, Alumni Luncheon, Alumni Soccer, School Athletic Games, and a special evening:
A Celebration of Service honoring Willy and Pam MacMullen

Full weekend schedule will be available soon!

Reunion Chairs 

Mike Brenner
Jim Goldsmith

Class Secretary

Pete Greer

Head Class Agents

Geo Stephenson
John Watling


Call the Alumni Office at 800-959-8238 or email Christine Afiouni, Director of Alumni Relations at cafiouni@taftschool.org.

Check back often for more information regarding the weekend!

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Support Taft

The upcoming reunion is a great time to support the school with a gift. The Taft Fund counts heavily on reunion classes to boost both total annual giving and participation. Reunion gifts typically range from $20 to $1,890 and up. Every gift counts! You can make your gift online via credit card, Venmo (@Taft1890), or PayPal at taftschool.org/give.
Thank you!

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