The holiday season is synonymous with reunions: from massive school-sponsored annuals to intimate parties with friends. Christmas to Filipinos is how Thanksgiving is to Americans: It’s the time when we gather with kin, recount the year’s milestones, and gear up for the coming year.10 Tips to survive reunion season.
Dear Carolyn: Do you think people should go to their high-school reunions? I skipped my 10-year reunion and there were people in my life who genuinely couldn’t understand why I would do such a thing. I had a former co-worker tell me to definitely go to my 20-year reunion.
Mickey Finn’s Brewery in Libertyville hosted its last high school reunion for 600 area college students the Wednesday night before Thanksgiving, before it moves to a new location from its historic 100-year-old building. The building has housed Lake County’s largest microbrewery for the last 19 years.
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Our reunion is co-ed because, apparently, someone decided to invite the graduates from the all-boys school. The school I attended was an all-girls school. I spent four years in polyester, knee socks, saddle shoes, and hairspray. There were no boys. I would have remembered boys.
My 20 year high school reunion was off the charts amazing! I was surprised to see so many people I hadn’t in years. The food was a spread fit for even the pickiest eaters with something for everyone and the DJ had us dancing until they turned on the lights and made us leave. It was although time had never passed and I didn’t want the night to end.
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Nate Diaz had the chance Saturday to chat up old friends and shake hands, but he decided that snapping necks and cashing checks would be more fun.
High school only takes up a few years, and yet to hear pop culture tell it, it’s one of the most defining periods of our lives. The movies are rife with characters either in high school and learning to understand themselves, or characters long out of high school but desperate to relive to the good old days for whatever reason.