Ready or not, it's our birthday!
|Ithaca, your home town|
When: August 25 - 27, 2017
Where: Ithaca, New York
Contact: Kathleen Muzzy LaMorte
We're throwing ourselves a party, because we have definitely earned this one!
Come help us celebrate.
|Cornell Ornithology Lab|
When: Friday, August 25th at 9:00 am
Where: Sapsucker Woods and Lab
159 Sapsucker Woods Road
Contact: Phyllis Sommerman
Begin your day in the peace of the woods. Join Phyllis and Larry at 9:00 at the entrance of the Ornithology Lab. At 10:00 a guide will show us through the research area of the Lab where we can learn more behind the scenes about the research that happens there. Bug spray, appropriate clothing.
No entry fee, donations accepted.
|Entrance for Moosewood Restaurant|
When: Friday, August 25th at 12:00 noon
Where: 215 N. Cayuga Street
Contact: Steve Beaulieu
Steve Beaulieu is the person to contact for lunch reservations. Call him in advance.
After lunch at the Moosewood Restaurant (basement of old high school), we will do a walk through our old high school. Join Steve for this bit of nostalgia.
|The Rose Taproom - all ours for the evening!|
When: Friday, August 25 at 4:00 - 9:00 pm
Where: The Rose Tap Room
2255 N Triphammer Road
Contact: Kathleen Muzzy LaMote
Come early! This is our favorite way to begin our party - there will be light fare served as we circulate and greet everyone.Name tags and 2017 directories at the door.
Your beverages will be 'pay on your own' tonight.
The cost for the event is included in your registration fee.
|Yes it is!|
When: Saturday, August 26th at 9:30am
105 Enfield Falls Road
Contact: Dave Wilson
Another great hike is planned for us this year. This will be a moderate 3 mile downhill hike. We will meet at the Old Mill (Upper Entrance of the Park). We will hike from the upper to the lower end of the trail.
Keep in touch with Dave regarding weather conditions.
|The Home Dairy|
When: all weekend
Where: your choice
Join up with those of common interest and enjoy your free time. Remember those half moon cookies at the Home Dairy? Feeding the birds at Stewart Park? The ole swimming holes? Old neighborhoods? Nearby wineries?
At the Frday night Meet and Greet, find those who would love to see the same places and share the memory.
|the falls at Buttermilk|
When: Saturday, August 26th at 1:00 - dusk
Where: Upper Buttermilk State Park
West King Road off 96B
Contact: Kathleen Muzzy LaMorte
Our picnic will be both relaxing and fun; create your party as you wish. There will be snacks and beverages available during the afternoon, and then a catered picnic at the pavilion by our own Bernie and Carol Cook.
The class photo and other pictures will be taken at the picnic.
Come with memories and pictures to share. Between us, with our heads together, we can remember a whole lot!
Take 96B south out of Ithaca, past Ithaca College Campus, then West King Road on the right.
When: Sunday, August 27th at optional
Where: The Ramada Inn
Contact: register and pay on own
We know there will still be many you have not finished talking to yet, so wrap it up till next time over brunch held in the dining room at The Ramada.
The weather was perfect, Ithaca was at it's finest, and our class truly enjoyed a relaxing and care-free weekend. Details of our after-party remarks will be appearing on this screen shortly.
Thank you to all who were able to attend, all who donated funds and left messages in their absence. We missed you. Be back soon with more.