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      Summer Sendoffs 2013

        

         

      2014 Summer Sendoff details will be available soon.



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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

      Register now

      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.