Summer Sendoffs 2013

  

   

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All members of the Wesleyan community are invited to attend Summer Sendoff gatherings. Happening around the globe, these casual socials are hosted by alumni and parents and are the perfect opportunity to welcome our newest students and their families to Wesleyan.

Summer Sendoff Locations

Northampton, MA

Northampton, MA

Image: Janice Waltzer on Flickr

Tuesday, August 20
6-8 pm
39 Olander Drive
Northampton, MA 01060
Hosted by Michael and Amy Woolf P'16

Take Route 66 out of Northampton toward Westhampton,  About 3/4 mile past the Forbes Library, at the top of the hill, turn right at the light onto Village Hill Road.  Then take the first right onto Olander Drive.  We are the third house on the right, brown with an orange door.  Please park across the street.

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Beijing, China

Beijing, China

Image: Ivan Walsh on Flickr

Note new date, time and location

Sunday, August 18
6:30pm
Yuxiangrenjia Sanyuanqiao Dian
朝阳区东三环北路丙2号天元港中心B座3楼(近霄云路), Beijing
Hosted by Tomer Rothschild '94

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Atlanta, GA

Atlanta, GA

Image: Kay Gaensler on Flickr

Thursday, August 15
7-9pm
471 Ridgewood Road, N.E.
Atlanta, GA 30307
Hosted by Daniel Softness '82 P'14 P'17 and Ellen Softness P'14 P'17

Note that there are several Ridgewood Roads, the home is located at the intersection of Ridgewood Road N.E. and Marlbrook.

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Denver, CO

Denver, CO

Image: Chriscmoore on Flickr

Wednesday, August 14
6-8 pm
3 Tenya Lane
Englewood, CO 80113
Hosted by Jeff and Ruth Bennis P'15

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Nashville, TN

Nashville, TN

Image: Kenton Forshee on Flickr

Tuesday, August 13
6-8 pm
870 Tyne Boulevard
Nashville, TN 37220
Hosted by Julia and John Morris P'04 and Jessie Morris Adams '04 and Brian Adams '04

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Boston, MA

Boston, MA

Image: Emmanuel Huybrechts on Flickr

This event has reached capacity.

Tuesday, August 6

6:30-8:30pm
300 Commonwealth Ave. (btw. Hereford and Gloucester)
Boston, MA 02115
Hosted by Tom, Lisa and Dex '15 Blumenthal

The fire hydrant in front of the home is an easy drop off location. The main parking option is on-street metered parking. There is resident parking without meters, but users will most likely get ticketed. Another option is the Danker & Donohue Garage at 341 Newbury St. between Hereford and Massachusetts Ave. which is two blocks away (a 3 minute walk).

San Francisco, CA

San Francisco, CA

Image: Daniel Parks on Flickr

Sunday, August 4
2-4pm
2 Scenic Way
San Francisco, CA 94121
Hosted by Juannie Eng '77 P16 and Ira Glick P'16

Directions: Drive north on 25th Ave., past California St., Lake St. and Camino Del Mar. Location is at the T-intersection of 25th Avenue and Scenic Way.

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Seattle, WA

Seattle, WA

Image: Evan Leeson on Flickr

Sunday, August 4
Held in conjunction with the Seafair Show
1-4pm
1726 Evergreen Place
Seattle, WA 98122
Hosted by Nick Waltner '86

Notes or special instructions will be posted here.

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Los Angeles, CA

Los Angeles, CA

Image: J. Brew on Flickr

Saturday, August 3
2-4pm
15447 Valley Vista Place
Sherman Oaks, CA 91403
Hosted by Jeff, Jyll and Jake '16 Katofsky

2 blocks west of Sepulveda Blvd and South of Ventura Blvd. Parking is on street.

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West Hartford, CT

West Hartford, CT

Image: Global Jet on Flickr

Thursday, August 1
6-8pm
21 Ledyard Road
West Hartford, CT 06117
Hosted by David Robinson '87 P'18 and Jane Metz Robinson '87 P'18

Notes or special instructions will be posted here.

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Hong Kong

Hong Kong

Image: Zach Baumgartner on Flickr

Sunday, July 28
6-8pm
Branksome Crest
Clubhouse
12th Floor
3A Tregunter Path
Midlevels
Hosted by Geoffrey and Mary Barker P'16

Parking is very limited. Guests are encouraged to take taxis. Branksome staff will be briefed so they can help direct guests.

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Seoul, Korea

Seoul, Korea

Image: Mario Sanchez Prada on Flickr

Saturday, July 27
5pm
Kundaemunjip, Seoul-si, Jongno-Gu, Gyedong 2 Gil #7 (Seoul-si, Jongno, Gye-dong 124)
Hosted by WesKo

WesKo has rented out the entire B&B. Visit www.kundaemunjip.com for details. Five rooms are available to guests who would prefer to stay overnight. If you wish to stay over please contact Moon Shin '10 at moonguy87@gmail.com or Injae Lee '10 at ilee.injae@gmail.com. Directions: 5 minute walk from Anguk Station, Exit 3.

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Mamaroneck, NY

Mamaroneck, NY

Image: Nino Modugno on Flickr

Thursday, July 25
6-8pm
507 Claflin Avenue
Mamaroneck, NY 10543
Hosted by Edie and Rick Roth P'14 and Susan and Robert Feitler P'15

Notes or special instructions will be posted here.

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Philadelphia, PA

Philadelphia, PA

Image: John Ashley on Flickr

Annual Softball Game and BBQ
Wednesday, July 24
5:30 p.m. - Softball game
BBQ immediately following

Coordinated by Regional Representative, Brad Moss '80

More Details and Registration


New York, NY

New York, NY

Image: Lydia Wagner ’02 on Flickr

Tuesday, July 16
6:30-8:30pm
27 North Moore Street, Unit 10E
New York, NY 10013
Hosted by Carter Burden III '89 and Charmaine Burden

Parking is available in the basement of the building with the entrance on Ericsson Pl., one block north of N. Moore. The closest subways are Canal St. for the A, C and E, and Franklin St. for the 1.

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Houston, TX

Houston, TX

Image: Mike Hawkins on Flickr

Saturday, July 13
3-5pm
2320 Blue Bonnet Boulevard
Houston, TX 77030
Hosted by Buddy Steves P'13 and Rowena Young P'13

Note that Blue Bonnet Boulevard is located near the Medical Center.

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Washington, DC

Washington, DC

Image: Luca Nebuloni on Flickr

This event has reached capacity.

Thursday, July 11
6:30-8:30pm
3125 Cathedral Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20008
Hosted by Ilene Rosenthal '74  P'17 and Steven Rosenthal P'17

Notes or special instructions will be posted here.

 

Chicago, IL

Chicago, IL

Image: Nimesh Madhaven on Flickr

Thursday, June 27
6:30-8:30pm
3800 N. Lake Shore Dr., Apt. 14C
Chicago, IL 60613
Hosted by Glenn and Michelle Holland P'13

Complementary parking: entrance on Grace St. 1/4-block west of Lake Shore Dr. Please give your car to the garage attendant. Otherwise enter at 3800 awning on Lake Shore Dr.

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Martha's Vineyard, MA

Martha's Vineyard, MA

Image: Gregory Runyan on sxc

This event has been cancelled. We apologize for any inconvenience and hope you can us at a future Wesleyan event.

Ridgewood, NJ

Ridgewood, NJ

Image: Jeff Lee on Flickr

This event has been cancelled. We apologize for any inconvenience and hope you can join us at a future Wesleyan event.