West Islip High School Class of 69 50th Reunion

 

Class of 69 50th Reunion

School's Out, Memories Past, Don't Ever Doubt, Our Friendships Will Last!

DEADLINE TO SEND YOUR CHECK:  MAY 31, 2019

WEST ISLIP HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 69 50TH REUNION

Thursday, August 8, 2019 – Saturday, August 10, 2019

West Islip High School Class of 69 50th Reunion
West Islip High School Class of 69 50th Reunion

WEST ISLIP HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 69 50TH REUNION

Come Back to Where it All Began!

MEET AND GREET

THURSDAY, AUGUST 8, 2019

Meet Up with Classmates!

WEST ISLIP HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 69 50TH REUNION

We will be meeting at Nicky’s on the Bay at 6:00 P.M. when the sun is just about to set. You are on your own. Drink, eat, laugh with classmates! View menu here.

LOCATION: 150 S Clinton Ave, Bay Shore, NY 11706

FRIDAY, AUGUST 9, 2019

Tour of West Islip High School!

Time:  10:45 A.M. Prompt:  Please meet Moira Mc Ginley in the back parking lot of the high school, specifically at the custodian door which is located in the old SHOP CLASSROOM WING.

WEST ISLIP HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 69 50TH REUNION

Walk the halls of West Islip High School! Pop in on the gym, the pool or your favorite classroom! Visit your old locker and think about what it was like mingling with friends in the hallways!

Next: The tour will begin promptly at 11:00 a.m. Please bring picture ID in case we are requested to show proof 🙂

At the closure of the tour we will have a brief memorial service for all of our classmates that have passed during the last 50 years….

In addition, Farrell’s Bar has been notified that some class members might be heading their way for a beer and a burger….Hope to see you back where it all began!

BIG BASH REUNION CELEBRATION

FRIDAY, AUGUST 9, 2019

DEADLINE TO SEND CHECK:  MAY 31, 2019

Our Reunion Party Bash Celebration at

WEST ISLIP HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 69 50TH REUNIONCaptain Bills, Bay Shore, New York

 

Location: 122 Ocean Ave, Bay Shore, NY 11706

TIME: 7 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.

Includes: Full dinner buffet! Cash bar.

Entertainment: Dance to the sounds of our DJ playing hits from our era.

Live Entertainment: Sit back and relax as Joe Accardi (also known as Joe Martin) will entertain us live! If you are on Facebook, you have probably seen his performance.

Cost Per Person: $60.00 per person

Deadline to Send Money: July 15, 2019  Please make your check payable to: Robert Beers and mail as soon as possible. His address is:

Bob Beers, P.O. Box 601, Griswold, CT 06351 or send your payment to Bob through PayPal (friends and family) at rbeers@snet.net.  If you cannot make a decision before the deadline, email Pauline Rizzo-Mayer at ptm@ptmhcm.com  The restaurant will charge us for anyone who shows up without paying in advance and you will be asked to cover your costs regardless if you ear or do not eat.  

WEST ISLIP HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 69 50TH REUNIONYear Books: Bring your year book to get those who never signed it to sign it. What, you do not have a year book? No problem, you can purchase one here.

FIRE ISLAND EXCURSION

SATURDAY, AUGUST 10, 2019

Trip to Fire Island!

Come join us on Ocean Beach on Fire Island. If you like, start your day off with a swim in the Atlantic Ocean, shop or simply meander around.

Note: We will be meeting as a group at 5:00 p.m. at Maquires Beachfront Restaurant. View beach bar and menu details here.

Ocean Beach Ferry Details Including Parking: Click here.

Caution: The last ferry leaves Ocean Beach at 9:40 p.m. so do not miss it!

HOTELS

The reunion is the perfect time to use your hotel rewards! Below is a list of suggested hotels on Long Island, address, telephone numbers and hyperlinks to their websites for easy booking. These are reliable and safe places to stay.

If you are flying into JFK, La Guardia or Islip Airport, below are some great hotel options!

Melville Marriott Long Island Hotel: 1350 Walt Whitman Rd, Melville, NY 11747. Telephone: 631-423-1600. Website here.

Hilton Hotel, Melville: 598 Broadhollow Road, Melville, NY 11747. Telephone: 631-845-1000. Website here.

Hilton Garden Inn Islip/MacArthur Airport: 3485 Veterans Memorial Highway, Ronkonkoma, NY 11779 Telephone: 631.738-7800. Website here.

La Quinta Inn & Suites Islip: MacArthur Airport, 10 Aero Rd, Bohemia, NY 11716 631-881-7700. Website here.

Hampton Inn Long Island/Islandia: 600 Veterans Memorial Hwy, Islandia, NY 11749 631.234-0400. Website here.

Holiday Inn Express Hauppauge-LI: 2050 Express Dr S, Hauppauge, NY 11788 631-348-1400. Website here.

Residence Inn by Marriott Long Island Holtsville: 25 Middle Ave, Holtsville, NY 11742 631.475-9500. Website here.

CAR RENTALS

Enterprise Car Rental (view here) typically has great car rental rates as does National Car Rental (view here). If you are a member of Costco (view here) their rates are supposed to be very good too!

Suggested time of the year to get the best rental car rate for Long Island is January 2019!

YOUR REUNION COMMITTEE

Our reunion would not be possible if it were not for the drive and determination of our reunion committee. They have contributed their time, energy and personal resources to make this a great event. They include:

Pauline Rizzo-Mayer: Public relations and marketing and general Reunion Questions: Mobile: 631-807-6335

Bob Beers: Collecting Money for Captain Bill’s Reunion Bash: Mobile: 203-804-2455

Charles Lombardo: Fire Island Activity: Mobile: 516-241-8269

Kevin Moran: Fire Island Activity: Mobile: 860-539-4357

Moira Mc Ginley: Tour of WIHS: Mobile: 631-664-6810

Pat Tabbitas, Bob Conway – Research