Alumni Weekend

Reunion Luncheon

Friday, October 10
11 a.m. –1 p.m.
Creative Arts Center Gallery

Join us for a special celebration honoring the history of the Gabel Country Day, Miss Catlin’s, and Catlin-Hillside Schools. All predecessor school alumni are invited. Special commemoration for the reunion classes of 1939, 1944, 1949, 1954, 1959, and 1964.


5 p.m.

Murphy Athletic Complex and Barn

Celebrate Catlin Gabel’s rich history of athletics and school spirit when our varsity Eagles soccer teams take on rival OES. The girls match is at 5 p.m. The boys play at 7 p.m. We welcome all alumni, former and current faculty-staff, and their families. Join us for a reception in the Barn with hosted food and beverages after the matches (8:30 p.m.). Stop by the Homecoming pop-up shop near the track to purchase new CG alumni gifts and apparel. Registration is requested for this event.

Alumni Day

Saturday, October 11


1 p.m. and 3 p.m. 

CG logo wear available for purchase from our new online spirit store or the Homecoming pop-up shop.

Families with Children: We are delighted to host alumni and their families for Alumni Weekend 2014. Let’s make this a joyous alumni weekend experience for even the littlest ones as you return to your alma mater. You can help us plan childcare and kids activities by letting us know the age of all children who will be accompanying you to alumni weekend events.


9 a.m.–noon

In celebration of our longstanding commitment to community involvement, join alumni, current families, and faculty-staff in a morning of giving back. Stay tuned to the e-news, and visit to register for a specific service site.


10 a.m.

Davis-Gant Upper Field at Murphy Athletic Complex


2–5:30 p.m.

(2 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. guided tour)

Cabell Center, James F. Miller Library, Creative Arts Center

The Art Walk starts with a young alumni art show in the Cabell Center foyer. The next stop is the US library for a display of iconic Catlin Gabel memorabilia selected from school archives. The final stop is the Creative Arts Center for a student art exhibition in the gallery and a film screening in the black box theater. Ending reception to take place in the Creative Arts Center directly before the Celebration of Leadership and Service.


5:30 p.m. passed hors d’oeuvres; 6 p.m. dinner

Creative Arts Center Gallery

The Catlin Gabel Alumni Association presents this year’s Distinguished Alumni Awards to Philip Starr ’79, Derrick Butler ’91, and Amelia Templeton ’02. The Joey Day Pope ’54 Volunteer Award recipient is XX.. Registration is required, please specify dietary restrictions. No cost for this event.


Classes of ’54, ’64,’74, ’79, ’84, ’94, ’04, ’09 will celebrate their reunions at various locations on campus and around Portland. Registration is required. Costs for reunion parties vary by class. Please visit the class reunion schedule for specific events.

Class Reunion Schedule


Friday, October 10

  • Reunion luncheon, 11 a.m.–1 p.m. honoring reunion classes of ’39, ’44, ’49, ’54, ’59, ’64. Hosted by Catlin Gabel
  • Class reunion dinner at the Town Club. Cocktails 6 p.m., dinner 7 p.m. For questions and to rsvp please call Marty Ireland, 503-227-4621.

Saturday, October 11

  • Art Walk guided tour, 2 p.m.
  • Celebration of Leadership and Service Awards Dinner. Hors d’oeuvres 5:30 p.m., dinner 6 p.m.


Friday, October 10

  • Reunion luncheon, 11 a.m.–1 p.m. honoring reunion classes ’39, ’44, ’49, ’54, ’59, ’64. Hosted by Catlin Gabel
  • Cocktails with classmates, 5–7 p.m., 3001 NW Fairfax Terrace, 97210. Organized by David Markewitz & Tim Dickel

Saturday, October 11

  • Class reunion dinner, 4–8 p.m., Lower School Art Barn (a magical space). Wine, cocktails, and dinner in a relaxed atmosphere. Organized by Tom, Mabsie, Prudence, Stephanie, Steve, George, Diane, David, Tim & Judy

Sunday, October 12

  • Farewell brunch, 10 a.m.–noon, 1965 SE Hemlock Avenue, 97214 (site of 1984 reunion)


Friday, October 10

  • Class reunion wine tasting, details TBD

Saturday, October 11

  • Celebration of Leadership and Service Awards Dinner. Hors d’oeuvres 5:30 p.m., dinner 6 p.m.


Friday, October 10

  • Homecoming and celebration in the Barn, 5–10 p.m. Families welcome

Saturday, October 11

  • Art Walk and Film Fest guided tour, 4:30 p.m.
  • Celebration of Leadership and Service Awards Dinner, special reserved table(s) honoring Phillip Starr ’79. 5:30 p.m. hors d’oeuvres, 6 p.m. dinner. RSVP with the alumni relations office.

Sunday, October 12

  • Class reunion champagne brunch cruise aboard the Portland Spirit, 11:30 a.m. Board at Tom McCall Waterfront Park, cruise until 2 p.m. (families welcome) $44 per person (child ticket available). RSVP with the alumni relations office.


Friday, October 10

  • Homecoming and Celebration in the Barn, 5-10 p.m.

Saturday, October 11

  • Alumni Soccer game, 10 a.m.
  • Art Walk guided tour starts in the Cabell Center
  • Class photo, 3 p.m. Location TBD
  • Class dinner at the Paragon Restaurant, 6:30–9:30 p.m. $60 includes three-course meal. Cash bar. RSVP by Sept. 27 to the alumni relations office. For questions please call Dina Schnitzer Meier at 425-785-8192 or Victoria Patrick Lloyd at 802-765-4296.


Friday, October 10

  • Homecoming and celebration in the Barn, 5–10 p.m.

Saturday, October 11

  • Meet up for official alumni day activities. Choose between the morning of service from 9 a.m. to noon or the alumni soccer game at 10 a.m.
  • Class reunion social hour at Bridgeport Brewery, 3 p.m., no host. Please RSVP with Christopher Skinner,
  • Celebration of Leadership and Service Awards Dinner. 5:30 p.m. hors d’oeuvres, 6 p.m. dinner. RSVP with the alumni relations office.
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