Strawberry Night

Strawberry Night & Reunion Weekend is May 3-5, 2019!

Celebrating our Golden Alumni/ae (1938-1968) and this year's reunion year classes of 1969, 1974, 1979, 1984, 1989, 1994, 1999, 2004, 2009 & 2014.

All alumni/ae are welcome - please join us!

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Strawberry Night & Reunion Weekend 2019 Schedule
Class pages with class-specific events for 1969, 1974, 1979, 1984, 1989, 1994, 1999, 2004, 2009 & 2014 may be found in the drop-down menu below

Friday, May 3 - Schedule

6:30 pm-8:30pm
50th Reunion Charles River Cruise for the Buckingham and B&N Classes of 1969
Boards at the BB&N Boathouse; parking available in the 80 Gerry's Landing parking lot

Other reunion committees may have organized informal class gatherings for the evening. Check your Reunion Class page below for more information!

Saturday, May 4 - Schedule

9:30-10:30 am
Mount Auburn Cemetery Bird & Flower Walk
Mount Auburn Cemetery, Mount Auburn Street Entrance
Led by Mark DeVoto '57, Jim Donovan '61, and Mary Whiston Moura '69

11:00-3:00 pm
BB&N Circus*
Lower School Campus, 10 Buckingham Street
*Separate entrance fee charged by the BB&N Parents Association - not included in registration

1:00-2:00 pm
Middle School Tours
Middle School Campus, 80 Sparks Street

3:00-4:00 pm
State of the School Address by Dr. Jennifer Price, Head of School
Upper School Theater, 80 Gerry's Landing Road

4:00-5:30 pm
Distinguished Alumna Award & Reception Celebrating the Honorable Amy Totenberg '69
US District Judge, United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia
Upper School Theater, 80 Gerry's Landing Road

6:00-9:00 pm
BB&N Strawberry Night - all alumni/ae welcome!
Beat Brew Hall, 13 Brattle Street, Harvard Square*
Classes of 1969 - please see the 50th reunion class page below for special dinner details

*Shuttle buses provided from the Upper School parking lot to Harvard Square beginning at 5:30 pm; Lyft ride share discount code available as well

Sunday, May 5 - Schedule

4:00-6:00 pm
BB&N Spring Orchestra & Chorale Concert
Grace Episcopal Church
76 Eldredge Street, Newton

Reunion class-specific events - check your class year pages below to see what your reunion committee has planned!

5th-50th Reunion Class Pages

In addition to Strawberry Night and the weekend's other scheduled activities, some reunion committees are planning class-specific gatherings. Click on your class page below to see!

2019 Reunion Class Pages

2014 - 5th Reunion

Let's celebrate your 5 year reunion! Class of 2014 Facebook group

Committee Chairs
Rachel Bliss
Jimmy Cochran
Ted Hattemer-Maier

Committee Members
Matt Epstein
Katie Loughlin
Zita Nagel
Eren Orbey
Dante Papas
Adam Reynolds

Class Events
Please check back for more information on class-specific events!

2009 - 10th Reunion

Let's celebrate your 10 year reunion!

Committee Members
Eliza Appleton
Emily Leinbach

Class Events
9:30pm- Midnight: Strawberry Night After Party at Charlie's Kitchen, 10 Eliot Street, Cambridge

2004 - 15th Reunion

Let's celebrate your 15 year reunion! Class of 2004 Facebook group

Class Events
Please check back for more information on class-specific events!

1999 - 20th Reunion

Let's celebrate your 20th reunion!

Committee Members 
Anna LaSpisa
Kathrene Bell

Class Events
9:30pm- Strawberry Night After Party at Park Bar, 59 John F. Kennedy St, Cambridge 

1994 - 25th Reunion

Let's celebrate your 25th reunion! Class of 1994 Facebook group

Committee Chairs 
Mark Granovsky
Matthew Tambiah

Committee Members
Eric Adams
Kenton Beerman
Talinn Demirjian
Sophia Fregosi
Molly Harper
Lisa Bard Levine
Ted Norberg
Alan Pisano
Aldis Russell
Derek Townsend
Amy Shavell Vatner 

Class Events
Saturday, May 4
9 pm - Strawberry Night Afterparty at Noir Bar, 1 Bennett Street, Harvard Square
Please Register here.

Attendees:
Heather Zises
Philip Daniels
Mark Granovsky
Ben Karlin
Lisa Levine
Laura Northridge
Alan Pisano
Greg Raiz
Joshua Scharback
Erika Tower
Mary Margaret Zablock

 

1989 - 30th Reunion

Let's celebrate your 30 year reunion! Class of 1989 Facebook group

Committee Chairs
Wendy Falchuk
Rachel Kroner Hanselman

Committee Members
Lizzie Lewis
Katy Kehoe
Cindy Simonides Farina
Geoff Pardo
Jen Gelfand
Shelley McEachern Simmons
Jared Curhan
Hilary Prus

Class Events
Friday, May 3
7 pm - Class of 1989 Reception at the home of Rachel Kroner Hanselman, Newton (address provided with registration)

Attendees:
Danyel Barnard
Cordell Bennigson
Joshua Bers
Jessica Boer
Jennifer Gelfand Church
Jared Curhan
Peter Emery
Wendy Falchuk
Cindy Farina
Zoe Forbes
Steven Gordon
Adam Green
Mary Hamaoui
Rachel Hanselman
Christopher Harris
Daniel hayden
Gregory Hendrick
Bella Hughan
Irja Jarvis
Dina Kaplan
Elizabeth Karnes
Katy Kehoe
Adam Kerr
Jeremy Klavens
Peter La Camera
Lizzie Lewis
Jen Light
Eric Luck
Susie Margolin
Jennifer McClain
Anne Merkert 
Betsy Osborn
Geoff Pardo
Jed Parsons
Tavan Pechet
Keith Perry
Hilleary Plummer
Hilary Prus
Christopher Rimpel
Bronwyn Roberts
Selina Rossiter
Wheeler Ruml
Maria Salacuse
Byron Scott
Shelley Simons
Nikki Smith
Zark Strasburger
Paul Verhey
luke Wachtel
Daniel Warshaw
Daniel Weinreb
Sabrina Witherby
Celest Wright


 

1984 - 35th Reunion

Let's celebrate your 35 year reunion! Class of 1984 Facebook group

Committee Members
Lauren Baccus
Christin Cleary Cella
Ben Holtz
Scott Krentzman
Peter Levitt
Maura Griffith Moffatt
Rob Reiskin
John Stonestreet
Beth Terry
Lars Vaule

Class Events
Friday, May 3
6-8 pm - Class of 1984 Reception at the home of Peter & Adriana Levitt, Cambridge (address provided with registration)

Attendees:
Stephanie Carroll
Alison Flanagan
Rebecca Larkin
Valerie Price
Sarah Van der Veen
Adam Mitchell
Christin Cella
Lauren Baccus
Ben Hotlz
Scott Krentzman
Maura Moffatt
Robert Reiskin
John Stonestreet
Elizabeth Terry
David Fioravanti
Peter Kirk
Robert Peatman
Stpehen Peretti
Guy Tropeano
Anne Yudowitz

1979 - 40th Reunion

Let's celebrate your 40 year reunion!

1974 - 45th Reunion

Let's celebrate your 45 year reunion!

Committee Members
Janet Storella
Juliet Teixeira

1969 - 50th Reunion

Buckingham and B&N Classes of 1969, let's celebrate your 50 year reunion! In honor of this milestone, you are BB&N's guest for all events - registration is free!
Buckingham 1969 and Browne & Nichols 1969 Facebook group

Committee Members
Buckingham: Sue Farist Butler, Connie Dawson, Marion Dry, Katie Jacobs Eyre, Tish Upton
Browne & Nichols: John Edinburg, Burt Roberts, John Schiller

Class Specific Events
Friday, May 3
6:30-8:30 pm - Charles River Dinner Cruise for both 50th reunion classes

  • Boarding begins at 6 pm at the BB&N boathouse. Shuttle buses will run from the 80 Gerry's Landing Upper School parking lot to the boathouse. All aboard by 6:30!
  • After the cruise, the B&N '69 class will proceed to PARK Restaurant & Bar, 59 JFK Street, Harvard Square, to continue conversations and catching up.

Saturday, May 4
1-2 pm - Buckingham '69 Tour of 80 Sparks Street Campus

4-5:30 pm - Distinguished Alumna Award Reception

  • Celebrating the Honorable Amy Totenberg '69, US District Judge, US District Court for the Northern District of Georgia

6:30-9:30 pm - 50th Reunion Dinners for the Classes of 1969

  • Buckingham '69 will gather at the home of Marion Dry (address provided with registration)
  • B&N '69 will gather at Harvest, 44 Brattle Street, Harvard Square

Sunday, May 5
10 am-12 noon - Buckingham '69 Brunch at the home of Tish Upton (address provided with registration)

Check out who's coming to Strawberry Night!

1944    
     
1949    
     
1952    
  Browne & Nichols
GORDON LUNN
 
1954    
     
1958    
  Buckingham
LYDIA "PIXIE" THAYER
 
1959    
  Browne & Nichols
DONALD COOKE
 
1960    
  Browne & Nichols
RICHARD CHALFEN
 
1961    
  Browne & Nichols
JIM DONOVAN
 
1964    
     
1969    
 

Buckingham
LARK BATTEAU
SUE BUTLER
BARBIE BYSE
ANNIE CONWAY
CONNIE DAWSON
MARION DRY
KATIE JACOBS EYRE|
GINNY HOLLOWAY
SANDRA HUGHES
ELIZABETH KLOSS
ANNE LAWRENCE
MARY WHISTON MOURA
TAZEEN MURSHID
TORIE SCHANZLE
AMY TOTENBERG
TISH UPTON

Browne & Nichols
GEORGE BAIN
JIM BERNS
PETER BLITZER
ROBERT BOJAR
RICHARD BROTMAN
COMPTON CHASE
BROOKS DAVISON
JOHN EDINBURG
TONY HILL
EPHRAIM KING
JEFFREY LURIE
CHARLES NAZARIAN
BURTON ROBERTS
JOHN SCHILLER
TED WESTLAKE
CHRIS WILLIAMS
ERIC WILLIAMS

 
1974    
  JULIET TEIXEIRA  
1979    
  JAMES SPRAGUE  
1984    
  BOB PEATMAN
BENJAMIN HOLTZ
 
     
1989    
  ANNE MERKERT
NIKKI SMITH
ZABET KARNES
DANIEL WEINREB
DINA KAPLAN
SHELLEY SIMMONS
JOSHUA BERS
JED PARSONS
DAVID CRAMER
PETER STRASBURGER
 
 
1990    
  ALLEGRA LOWITT  
1994    
  KENTON BEERMAN
MARK GRANOVSKY
KRISTEN BOCK
PHILIP DANIELS
BEN KARLIN
LAURA NORTHRIDGE
ERIN GOTTWALD
TALINN DEMIRJIAN
MATTHEW TAMBIAH
ALDIS RUSSELL
JOSHUA SCHARBACK
ERIC ADAMS

 
 
1999    
 

ANNA LASPISA
V. JANE MCCULLEN
CHRISTOPHER DUNHAM
KAZEM EDMOND
DAN FABIANO
DESCATUR POTIER
MELISSA AXELROD
MELISSA GOLDMAN
MILYNA PHILLIPS
ANNELIESE GERLAND

 
2003    
  ADAM ZALISK  
2004    
     
2009    
 

ELIZA APPLETON
EMILY LEINBACH
ARIEL LEVIN
PHILIP BALBONI
EMILY DAGGET
ROSIE JOHNSON
NICK AMPHLETT
EMMA HUVOS
MARISA ANCONA
JULIA BEATY
CHRIS GRIFFIN
JOEY GOLDBERGER
KELLY WULFF
LINDA LI
CAM ROBERTS
MIKE HANIFY
BEN SANTUCCI
ANDREW ADAMS
ALISON PARKER
KATHRYNE CLEARY 
FELICIA AIKENS
ISAAC MAZE-ROTHSTEIN

 
2014

 

 
 

ADAM REYNOLDS
EMILY CARTER
JOSH WONG
JIMMY LIPTROT
ADAM CARLSON
SKYLAR SMITH
CHRISTOPHER KEEGAN
SOPHIE OLMSTED
KATIE LOUGHLIN
TEDDY SHADEK
LUCY SIMPSON
HENRY RITTER
TED HATTEMER-MAIER
AILEEN PENA-HERRERA
ZACH LOVETT
ELLY DUKER
TORY PENTA
JIMMY COCHRAN
ALEX LEVY
ROSA MEYER
MIKE SAMKO
RACHEL BLISS
JAYDE UMEMBA
TAYLOR RICHARD
AUGIE LIN
CICELY MADDEN
MATT EPSTEIN
EVE ZUCKOFF
DAVID MARKEY
ERIN GOTTWALD
BRIAN SIAO TICK CHONG
DAVID MANDILE
JENNA ISAACSON
NATALIA CLARO
WILL DAVIS
DANTE PAPAS
FRANK WILLIAMS
NICK SADLER

 
  Current & Former Faculty   
 

JACK DENNY-BROWN 
JOHN NORTON
BEVERLY BALISE
CHIP ROLLINSON 
BETH MCNAMARA
MARK FIDLER
SHARON KRAUSS
CANDIE SANDERSON
JOELINDA JOHNSON '07
WES WILLIAMS
ROB DUGGAN
LOUISE MAKRAUER

 

Strawberry Night & Reunion FAQs

  • How do I register?
    • You may register online by clicking on the button to your left and completing the form, by completing the paper form included in the Strawberry Night mailed invitation, or by phone by calling BB&N Alumni/ae Programs at +1.617.800.2731.
  • What is the cost for registering?
    • Members of the 50th reunion attend as guests of BB&N. The fee is $40 per person for members of the 10th reunion class and younger, and $50 per person for all others. The registration fee covers all food, nonalcoholic beverages, and entertainment for the weekend, plus two drink tickets for alcoholic beverages. Look out for the early bird discount! Registration at the door will be $60 per person for all alumni/ae and guests. (Except for those in the 50th reunion classes).
  • Do I need to bring legal identification with me?
    • Yes. The school’s alcohol policy is designed to be consistent with the laws of the State of Massachusetts and reflects the need for mutual respect and personal responsibility. Alcohol not provided by the school is prohibited on campus, and possession and serving of alcohol by persons under the age of 21 is prohibited. All bartenders at BB&N events are licensed to serve and may ask for ID. Drugs are not permitted on campus.
  • What if I have dietary restrictions, accessibility issues, or other special needs?
    • Please contact Kim Whitney kwhitney@bbns.org or phone +1.617.800.2731 to register your requirements. The menus should accommodate a broad range of needs and preferences, with specialty meals made available on request. All facilities are ADA compliant.
  • Is parking available?
    • Yes. Guests may park at the Upper School parking lot and along Greenough Boulevard. Overflow parking will be available at Lot #4, with a shuttle running to the Upper School all Saturday. All vehicles must be moved by 11:30 PM to avoid towing. Shuttles will be available to transport 5th-45th reunion guests from the Upper School to Beat Brew Hall in Harvard Square 5:30PM-6:00 pm, and between the Upper School and Harvard Square 9:00-10:30 pm.
  • Are children welcomed? Is childcare available?
    • Yes and no. We encourage you to bring your children to campus, especially during the day on Saturday. The BB&N Circus will include family entertainment. We will not offer on-site childcare during Strawberry Night. If you would like a list of BB&N faculty & staff caregivers in order to make independent arrangements, please contact Kim Whitney kwhitney@bbns.org or phone +1.617.800.2731.
  • Are pets allowed on campus?
    • Only service animals are permitted to accompany you.
  • May I smoke in a designated area on campus?
    • No. BB&N is a non-smoking campus.
  • What happens if it rains?
    • The celebration goes on! Most events are scheduled to be indoors. Check back here for weather updates as necessary.
  • What should I wear?
    • The scheduled daytime activities are casual. We recommend a jacket or sweater in case it gets chilly. The evening activities are generally business casual, although some prefer to dress more festively. Please check with your class reunion committee for more information about class-specific events.
  • When and where will reunion class photos be taken?
    • The 50th+ reunion classes will have pictures taken at Beat Brew Hall. The 5th-45th classes will have pictures taken throughout the evening at Beat Brew Hall. Please check posted signs for the timing of your class photo.
  • Where do I find information about any class-specific events?
    • Check your reunion class page in the section below for details and updates.
  • How can I get in touch and stay in touch with classmates before and after Strawberry Night & Reunion Weekend?

 

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"Lost" Reunion Class Alumni/ae

BB&N is missing accurate mailing and/or contact information for the following alumni/ae in reunion years. If you know how to reach someone, please update Alumni/ae Programs! alumni_programs@bbns.org

Buckingham 1969
Cynthia Allen Lally '69
Cynthia Kittel Oleson '69
Diana Reddel '69

Browne & Nichols 1969
Stephen Carmen '69
James Ferrera '69
John Ford '69
Thomas Lee '69
John Parsons Jr. '69

BB&N 1974
Jennifer Forde '74
James Goethals '74

BB&N 1979
Kristen Benfield '79
Daniel Girsberger '79
Karen Hastings '79
Noriko Kitayama '79

BB&N 1984
Dara Christopher '84

BB&N 1989
Henrietta Lane '89
Rachelle Turner Barlow '89

BB&N 1994
Tiffany Moon '94
Anne Mosher '94

BB&N 1999
Rachel Hays '99
Carter McEvoy '99

BB&N 2004
Zhao Yang '04

BB&N 2009
Alexander Hadden '09
Julia Nelson '09