Reunion 2020 Schedule of Events

Friday, June 26, 2020

Opening Reception for all classes | family-friendly | 6:30 – 9:00 p.m.

Erin’s Pavilion – Southwind Park, 4965 South 2nd Street, Springfield, Illinois

Distinct areas will be established for each class year.  A park playground is available and children must accompany by an adult. Casual dress recommended. Heavy appetizers compliments of the Office of Alumni Affairs; cash bar.


Saturday, June 27, 2020

Morning: Memory Lane Tour

Departs from the Medical Library on SIU SOM campus  |  (801 N. Rutledge, fourth floor)

9:30 – 10:00 a.m. — Visit with classmates while enjoying coffee service

10:00 – 11:30 a.m. — Walking tour of various points of interest on campus


Afternoon Class Lunches

Details and directions provided via individual class listserv prior to reunion.

Class of 1975 – Lunch on your own

Class of 1980      
Noon   Engrained Brewery & Restaurant
1120 West Lincolnshire Blvd, Springfield
Order from casual fare menu and pay own expenses

Class of 1984/85        
Noon - 2:30 Lunch Hosted by Doug & Katie Carlson

Class of 1990        
Noon - 2:30 Hosted by Kathy & Bob Mosley
Panther Creek Country Club
3001 Panther Creek Dr, Springfield
Order from casual fare menu and pay own expenses

Class of 1995        
Noon - 2:30 Lunch Hosted by Traves & Felicia Crabtree

Class of 2000
Noon - 2:00 Island Bay Yacht Club
76 Yacht Club Dr, Springfield
Lunch $15/13 & older; $7/6-12 yrs. per person (5 & under free). The swimming pool is available.

Class of 2005 - TBD

Class of 2010
Noon—2:00 Buzz Bomb Brewery
412 E. Adams St., Springfield
Lunch catered by Café Moxo, $15/13 & older; $7/6-12 yrs. per person (5 & under free). Kidzeum of Health & Science is next door; feel free to visit before/after lunch. Pay your own entry.


Saturday Evening

Dinner at the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum (adults only)

Alumni/adult guest $50 per person | cash bar

212 N. 6th Street, Springfield, Illinois
  • Recommended dress is cocktail
  • Parking garage at Madison & 6th Streets
  • Spies, Traitors, Saboteurs... exhibit is available to view

6:30 p.m.    Reception
7:15 p.m.    Dinner
8:30 p.m.    Dean’s Update
8:45 p.m.    Announcements/Class Photos