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50th Reunion

Class of 1974

50th Reunion
June 6-9, 2024

50th Reunion for the Class of 1973
Enjoy photos from the 50th Reunion for the Class of 1973.

Tentative Schedule

List of 4 items.

  • Thursday, June 6, 2024

    5:00 p.m.        Cocktails and Dinner at the Metropolitan Club  
    For members of the class who will be in town on Thursday, please join us for cocktails and dinner hosted by Chris Dougall and others.
    (1700 H St NW, Washington, DC 20006)
  • Friday, June 7, 2024

    11:30 a.m.       Sign In and Opening Gathering (Sam's Bar, Marriott Hall, 1st Floor)
    Please enter through the doors off Senior Circle. (Marriott Hall is adjacent to the Lane-Johnston Building.) Beverages and light snacks provided.
    1:00 p.m.        Upper School Prize Day (Washington National Cathedral)
    Seats at the front will be reserved for Class members and their guests. Awarded members from the Class of ’74 will aid in the presentation of same awards to members of the Class of ’24. (Please plan to arrive by 12:45 p.m.)
    3:00 p.m.        Tour of Lower School and Marriott Hall
    (meet in Lane-Johnston Common Room)
    5:00 p.m.        Cocktail Buffet Reception (Bradley Commons and the Frist Terrace)
    The Golden Bulldogs (alumni from the post-50th-reunion) will welcome the Class of 1974 for a cocktail reception hosted by the School. (Heavy hors d’oeuvres should obviate the need for a later dinner). Please enter through the Marriott Hall doors off Senior Circle.
    8:00 p.m.      Dessert Party
    Hosted by Jon Sade and Diane Hartley
    (3508 Rodman St., NW, Washington, D.C., 20008-3117)
  • Saturday, June 8, 2024

    9:00 a.m.         Continental Breakfast (Common Room)
    9:30 a.m.       Class of ’74 Memorial Chapel Service (The Little Sanctuary)
    The service will be led by Upper School Chaplain Rev. Brooks Hundley. Classmates will be offered an opportunity to read the names of those who have passed and say a few words in their memory.
    10:30 a.m.       Class Pictures (Senior Circle)
    11:15 a.m.      Headmaster’s Luncheon (Cafritz Refectory)
    Headmaster Jason Robinson will give welcoming remarks and a School update.
    12:30 p.m.      Academic Robing
    The Class will don academic robes in the Cafritz Refectory before walking to the West Front of the Cathedral for their official robed Reunion photo.
    1:00 p.m.        Class of 2024 Commencement Exercises (Washington National Cathedral)
    Spouses and guests will be escorted to their seats in the Cathedral. Classmates will process with the Class of 2024 and members of the faculty. After Commencement classmates can drop-off their robes and pick up their blazers/sport coats in Marriott Hall Classroom 314.
    6:00 p.m.        Class of 1974 Class Dinner
    Cocktails and Dinner in the Club Room of the Chevy Chase Club, hosted by David Powers and others.
  • Sunday, June 9, 2024

    9:00 a.m.        Brunch and Music Jam 
    Hosted by Bo Miller.  Catering by Jason Lage of Market Table Bistro. Music by Mac and others.
    (Milltown Farm, 12816 Milltown Rd., Lovettsville, Va20180-2017)

Additional Information

List of 4 items.

  • Parking

    There should be sufficient surface parking on the Cathedral Close, but, if necessary, ample additional space is located in the Cathedral’s underground parking garage. The entrances are located along Woodley Road, at the north side of the Cathedral, and off Wisconsin Avenue (four-hour validation available in the Lane-Johnston building Common Room). A golf cart shuttle will be available for those with mobility/distance issues.
  • Hotel

    Days Inn by Wyndham ($)
    4400 Connecticut Ave, NW
    Washington, DC 20015
    Phone: 202-244-5600
    Glover Park Hotel ($$$)
    2505 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
    Washington, DC 20007
    Phone: 202-337-9700
    Embassy Suites ($$) (Friendship Heights)
    4300 Military Rd NW
    Washington, DC 20015
    Phone: (202) 362-9300          
    Omni Shoreham ($$)
    2500 Calvert St NW
    Washington, DC 20008
    Phone: (202) 234-0700
  • Dress

    Blazers and ties for the Class of 1973 (please, no denim) are appropriate for all events taking place on the Close.
  • School Reunion Contacts

    Robin Boswell

    Lanier Frank ’79
Located in Washington D.C.,  St. Albans School is a private, all boys day and boarding school. For more than a century, St. Albans has offered a distinctive educational experience for young men in grades 4 through 12. While our students reach exceptional academic goals and exhibit first-rate athletic and artistic achievements, as an Episcopal school we place equal emphasis upon moral and spiritual education.