Alumni Reunion

Save the Date: September 22-24, 2017 

All of our alumni are welcomed to a full weekend of celebrations! We will have times for you to visit with old and new friends, activities, tours, and much more. We will have highlighted events for the classes of 1967,1977, & 1992, like our special re-graduation of the 50th class. It will be a time to reflect and cherish God's goodness through the years! 

Registration for Classes of 1967, 1977 & 1992

Community Day

It is our 95th birthday this fall and we want to celebrate with our community and Alumni. On Saturday, September 23 we welcome you to join us for Community Day at Prairie College! There will be free activities for all ages from Noon until 5PM, including cake at 3PM. More detailed information coming soon! 

Community Schedule

Schedule

Alumni, this schedule will be updated as details are finalized! Please keep an eye out for further details here or by email! 

Thursday, September 21

6-7 PM | 50th Class arrive and check in - Maxwell Center
7-9 PM | Coffee time and visit - Maxwell Center

Friday, September 22

9-10 AM | 25th 40th Classes arrive and check in - Maxwell Center
10-11 AM | Friday Chapel – join students - North Auditorium
Distinguished Alumnus, Graham Watt will be sharing
11-12 PM | Visit with Classmates - Locations TBD
12-1 PM | Lunch - Locations TBD
1-5 PM | Reunion Programming - Locations TBD
5-6 PM | Supper - Sanford Hanson Dining Hall
7-9 PM | Re-Graduation Program - North Auditorium
Recognition of their 50 years and hear from Distinguished Alumnus, George Durance

Saturday, September 23

9-10 AM | Morning Devotion and Prairie Update - Parable Place
Devotional from Distinguished Alumnus, Dr. Lorne Rabuka & Mark Maxwell
10-10:30 AM | Coffee and Class visits - Maxwell Center
10:30-12 PM | Campus Tour - Meet at Maxwell Center
12-1 PM | BBQ Lunch - Courtyard
1-5 PM | Community / Reunion Programming - Locations TBD
*3 PM | Prairie’s 95th Celebration Cake Cutting - Location TBD
5:30 PM | Class Photos - Maxwell Center
6-8 PM | “Memory Lane” Banquet & Prairie’s 95th Celebration - Sanford Hanson Dining Hall

Sunday, September 24

10:30 AM | Church service - Three Hills Bethel EMC
12-1 PM | Lunch - Sanford Hanson Dining Hall

Alumni Attendees

1967

Roger Armbruster
Ruth Charter
Janet Dunlap Cooke
Anne Evans Garst
David Garst
Carol Anne (Reimer) Griffith
W. Bruce Johnston
Margi Nichols
Ruth Norris Abbott
Barry Roberts
Burt Williams
Sue (Guido) Williams

1977

Donna (Crites) Burk
Larry Charter
Pixie (Hoath) Charter
Ian Charter
Colleen (Hertzsprung) Charter
Lorraine Green
Patty (Charter) Hines
Amanda (Kroeker) Anderson
Ruth Maxwell
Gordon Schwindt
Harold Goerzen 
Laura Anderson Chu
Mary Barrows-Mastraccio
Nancy Stephens

1992

Naomi Armbruster
Jeanie Auyeung
Krista (Voth) Fountain
Karen (See) Hewett

Accommodations in Three Hills

Local Billets: Members of the extended Prairie community have expressed a desire to open their homes to you during this Reunion Weekend, September 22-24, 2017. Please indicate on the online registration form your desire for accommodation and the length of stay, and we are confident that we can arrange lodging for you.

Local Accommodations: Please be aware that all these locations are at least 10 minutes walking distance from campus. Booking early would be a good idea as local accommodations may fill up quickly.

Best Western Hotel (403) 443-7889
Rest Easy Motel (403) 443-2188
Super-8 Motel (403) 443-8888
Lamplighter Inn (403) 443-5919
Three Hills Inn (403) 443-5033

 

Feel free to contact Kendi Dyck at alumni@prairie.edu or (403) 443-5511 (Ext. 3295) for more information.