Class of 1964 –1965 Reunion

Zag Alumni Class of 1964-1965 Reunion September 16-18, 2022

In partnership with your classmates from the Classes of 1964 & 1965, you are invited back to Spokane for a combined class reunion this fall!


Schedule of Events

Please note: we are continuing to finalize the events for the weekend and will update the schedule as details are confirmed.


5:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Welcome Reception

Jundt Lounge, 2ndFloor, Hemmingson Center

Enjoy a welcome happy hour of heavy appetizers and a hosted bar of beer, wine, and non-alcoholic beverages.


 

10:00 a.m.–11:30 a.m.

Walking Tour of Campus

Meet in front of College Hall (Ad Building)

Hear from current student tour guides as they lead you through campus today. Take a peek at the new buildings on campus and those that remain from your time at GU. Ending at the COG for lunch.

 

11:45 a.m.

Lunch at the COG

COG, Hemmingson Center

Enjoy lunch with your classmates on campus at the COG. Lunch is not included with registration. $10.79/per person and is pay at the door.

Or try an eatery around Spokane! Check out some local dining recommendations.

 

4:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.

Reunion Mass

University Chapel, 3rd Floor, College Hall

Celebrate Catholic Mass, presided by Fr. Peter Byrne & Fr. Kevin Clarke, with your classmates before dinner.

 

5:30 p.m.

Saturday Night Cocktail Reception

Ballroom, Ruby River Hotel
700 N Division Street, Spokane, WA 99202

Reception includes hosted non-alcoholic (soda, juice, ice tea, sparkling water) beverages. Beer, wine, and cocktail available for purchase.

 

6:00 p.m.

Saturday Dinner at the Ruby River Hotel

Ballroom, Ruby River Hotel
700 N Division Street, Spokane, WA 99202

Enjoy a dinner with your classmates. Dinner is included in registration. Reception includes hosted non-alcoholic (soda, juice, ice tea, sparkling water) beverages. Beer, wine, and cocktail available for purchase.

Tentative Dinner Menu

  • Appetizers: Artisan Bread and Butter
  • Salad: Classic Caesar Salad
  • Entrée: Stuffed Organic Chicken Breast
  • Sides (2): Yukon Gold Mashed Potatoes & Wild Rice Pilaf
  • Dessert: Flourless Chocolate Grand Marnier Cake
  • Drinks: Non-alcoholic (soda, juice, ice tea, sparkling water) beverages will be hosted. Guests will purchase their own alcoholic drinks.

7:00 p.m.

Saturday Night Dancing

Ballroom, Ruby River Hotel
700 N Division Street, Spokane, WA 99202

Dance the night away in celebration of your reunion.


 

Book Your Accommodations!

Many classmates are staying at the Ruby River Hotel, where the Saturday dinner will take place. The Ruby has offered 20% off rooms for the dates of September 14 – 20, 2022. If you would like to book a room at the Ruby River, please book via this link: Ruby River Hotel (direct-book.com), and use promotional code GONZAGA6465.

Rooms book quickly, so the hotel recommends making your reservation before July 1, 2022 if possible.

Hotel questions? Contact the Ruby River Hotel at (509) 326-5577.

Your 1964 – 1965 Reunion Planning Committee

Mike Taylor '65
Mike Reilly '65
Jim Peaper '64