Emerson Class of 1965  45 Year Reunion

Weekend Schedule



Friday, August 27, noon                  Bus Tour of Gary: Americoach Travel coach leaves from the parking lot of Abuelo’s Mexican Food Embassy, 8255 Georgia Street, which is providing us with parking space for our cars and the bus.  Abuelo’s is just north of the Fairfield Inn and Red Roof Inn (see map).  The location is west of Rt. I-65 and south of Rt.30.  Just look for the Americoach Bus.  We will return at approx. 3:30 p.m.  We will make the following stops:

(1)  Gary Historical Museum at IUNW Campus

(2)  Gary Land Company Building, Gateway Park

(3)  Buffington Park on the East Side

(4)  Emerson School grounds (exterior only)

(5)  Marquette Park Pavilion

Our route will take us through Glen Park, Central District,

West Side, Downtown, East Side, Aetna, Miller.  Don’t forget to bring your cameras.

Questions?: Ken Svengalis: rilawpress@comcast.net



Friday, August 27, 6:00 p.m.-?         Opening cocktail party: Marquette Park Aquatorium

                                                            (the remodeled Bathhouse), Oak Avenue, Gary (Miller)



Saturday, August 28, 7:00 a.m.        Golf Outing: Summertree Golf Course, 2323 East 101st Avenue

with shotgun start at 8:00 a.m.        Crown Point, IN 46307 (219) 663-0800

Questions?: Gary Karlsrud: drgaryptd@hotmail.com



Saturday, August 28, 6:00 p.m.        Reunion Dinner: Lakes of the Four Seasons Clubhouse,

Entrance: near East 109th Avenue and South County Line Road,

Crown Point (see enclosed map for directions).

Dress: Casually elegant.


6:00 – 6:45     cocktails

6:45 -              class photograph

7:00 – 8:00     dinner

8:00 – 9:00     program

9:00 -11:00    socializing



Sunday, August 28, noon – 4 p.m.   Picnic: Lakes of the Four Seasons, Sandy Beach Shelter



Farewell, until meet again for our 50th reunion in 2015