Reunion 2019

Updated: Nov 4, 2018

Mark your calendars for Reunion 2019, August 16h-18th,2019, Best Western Glengarry, Truro. More information will be updated soon.!!

Regardless of what graduating year you may be or whether you graduated from the Normal School, Provincial/Nova Scotia Normal College or the Nova Scotia Teachers College, you and your spouse/guest are invited to attend the 49th Annual Reunion of the Alumni Association of the Nova Scotia Teachers College. While special attention will still be given to all the “decade” classes (ending in ‘9‘) everyone else is welcome too! Keep checking as details continue to be confirmed and the weekend agenda develops.

So, whether you graduated in a “decade” year or not, and regardless of your program, give your friends a call or drop them an email and get a bunch together to meet in Truro in August!  This can be your 22 year reunion or your 37 year reunion – it makes no difference, come and have some fun! The reunion will be held at the Best Western Glengarry Hotel in Truro.  Updates will be posted here as plans are made for another great weekend in Truro!

Friday, August 17, 2018 (Times are tentative)
All Friday events at Best Western - Salon D, G, E)
TimeEventLocation
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The silent auction will be setting up in the Little White Schoolhouse on Friday.
Drop off your donation items for the auction Friday 10 AM-5 PM and Saturday 10am
– don’t forget to visit on Saturday to bid on your favorite items!!
Little White Schoolhouse, NSCC campus
6:00 – 8:00 pm

Reunion Registration


Registration will also take place Saturday morning from 9:00 am to 11:00 am at the same location.
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6:00-6:30 pmMusic with Margaret Geharty ( Forgeron) '59 and
Barbara Cameron (Tobey)’59
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6:30-7:00 pmMusic with David McKillop NSTC professor
7:00-7:30 pmMusic with Charlene Cable Lloy '79
7:30 pm

Official Opening of Reunion 2018


Keynote Speaker – Charles "Chuck" Boudreau '89
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8:00 pm

Faculty/Staff Tribute


A great time to thank those who helped us through our years at NSNC/NSTC.
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8:30 pm

Institute Night/Tunes & Tankards/Coffee House


Mix and mingle, share a musical talent, a skit perhaps and perform just like the good old days! If you have a talent/instrument to share, bring it along. This is your night to shine... again!
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Friday notes:

  • No supper provided in Reunion package for Friday

  • Friday evening activities are all at the Best Western Glengarry

  • Cash bar available for Friday evening events.

Saturday, August 18, 2018 (Times are tentative)
TimeEventLocation
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MORNING

Breakfast


For those staying at the Best Western Glengarry, breakfast is included in your room price.
Otherwise breakfast is on your own.
9:00 am

Annual business meeting


Salon E & G - Get up to date on all aspects of the Alumni Association!
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Salon E & G
10:30 am

Executive Meeting


following Annual Meeting
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All day

Silent Auction


Don't forget to drop by and bid on your favourite items!! Bid often between 10 am and 4pm! Pick-up Saturday between 4 and 5 pm.
Little White Schoolhouse
11:30 am

Class photos


MacLeod Room - All Alumni registered to attend the Reunion are welcome to participate in class photos.
Photos will feature honoured years, executive, those who taught in a one-room schoolhouse, and "other" years - so everyone gets in at least one photo!
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AFTERNOON
12:30 - 2:00 pm

Lunch


Salon D - This lunch has been organized by the Association and tickets must be purchased as part of your Reunion package.
OR on your own.
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AfternoonPlan an activity with your Grad Class; visit the Truro Farmer's Market; Tour the old Normal College Site, now the Colchester Library from 2 to 5 pm and meet a Normal College Grad at the library to find out what it was like to be a student in the good old days at the Normal College; stroll through Truro's Victoria Park; shop downtown and at the Truro Mall: visit downtown Truro and enjoy the many Blueberry Festival activities; see Margie if you'd like a drive around the Truro area. The afternoon is a great time to get together with friends and relax and catch up on old times! If you need space to meet. check with one of the organizing committee who will be glad to help.
2:00 pm

Tour former NSTC Campus

- meet at Forrester Hall at 2pm
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2:00 pm

Storytelling

in Salon A with Clara Dugas '69
Salon A
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Evening
6:00 pm

Reception and Social

- Salon D,E, & G - Music by David McKillop former NSTC professor
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6:30 pm

Dinner and Awards


Guest Speaker

Dr. Gary Naugler '59
NOTE: Please be aware that Banquet tickets will NOT be available on site. Banquet tickets will only be available in advance by pre-registering.
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9:00 pm to midnight

Dance

- Dance to Jim Aylward (’91) and his band Sweet Revenge. This is bound to be a great time with fun for all! Don't miss it!!
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Saturday notes:
  • Cash bar available for the Social, Dinner and into the evening.

  • Sunday, August 19, 2018
    TimeEvent
    2019 Reunion Registration
    10:30am

    Church Service

    - Gather for church service at St. James Presbyterian, Truro. We'll sit as a group, meeting in the foyer.
    ~NOTES~
    Special DrawThe first 150 registrations will be entered in a draw for the refund of your Registration Package fees(excluding membership)
    Silent AuctionThe silent auction will be setting up in the Little White Schoolhouse on Friday.
    Drop off your donation items for the auction Friday 10 AM-5 PM and Saturday 10am
    – don’t forget to visit on Saturday to bid on your favorite items!!
    Saturday and Sunday breakfastOn your own-except for those staying at the Best Western Glengarry Hotel, breakfast is included in your room price.
    A block of roomsat the Best Western Glengarry has been reserved for Alumni. The cost per night is $135.99/double, plus $10/person for additional occupants and requires advanced registration before July 16, 2019. Please book directly by calling 800-567-4276 or 902-893-4311. Hot breakfast is included with each night's stay.