Parkersburg High School - Class of 60

40th Reunion Invitation Letter

Parkersburg High School, Parkersburg, West Virginia
40th Anniversary Celebration
August 11 and 12, 2000
Class of 1960
1960 - 2000

Dear Class Member:

This summer will mark the celebration of the 40th Anniversary of high school graduation for the Class of 1960. The reunion committee is working to make the weekend of August 11 and 12, 2000 a very special time for everyone. We extend to you a cordial invitation to attend these two nights of celebration and an afternoon tour of the high school:

Friday evening, August 11
6 p.m. picnic at the Buzzie Dils Shelter located on the Ohio River at the foot of 9th Street in Vienna. The evening will include visiting with former classmates, a delicious picnic dinner, and entertainment by Steve Sams and Bill Poole with a possible visit by the King of Rock 'n Roll. Beer, set ups, soft drinks and snacks will be provided throughout the evening. BYOB.

Saturday morning, August 12
Plans are being made for an informal gathering at the high school for a tour. Bring your camera and enjoy a walk through the building as we visit and remember high school days.

Saturday evening, August 12
7 p.m. social hour and hors d'oeuvres all evening at the Parkersburg Country Club, 1st Avenue, Vienna. Our band, the Sidemen, will begin playing at 8 p.m. A cash bar will be provided.

The cost for both evenings is $75 per couple or $37.50 per person. For just one evening, the cost is $37.50 per couple or $18.75 per person. Included in the price for those attending is a copy of our Class Directory. Copies may be ordered for $10 each.

It is with great pleasure that we extend an invitation to you to visit our very own web site at the above internet address. Please visit the site often and watch our progress as we bring to you valuable information concerning the reunion. We welcome your comments to us.

Your reservation is needed by June 1, 2000. Please return the response letter with current information to be included in our directory. Make your check payable to: "Class of 1960-PHS" and return it to: Nancy Gilchrist Lowers, Route #4, Box 143, Parkersburg, WV 26101

We extend an open invitation to attend our planning meetings held the first Monday evening of each month at Murdoch's Restaurant, 3420 Murdoch Avenue, Parkersburg. Your help would be greatly appreciated as we are working to make the 40th Anniversary Celebration a memorable one.


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