Reunion Schedule

Mary Institute Class of 1962

50th Reunion Schedule

May 3 – May 5, 2012



10:45 Class Photo

              Mary I front steps, Middle School Campus

              Please be prompt!  We have a busy day!


11:15  Remembrances of our deceased classmates, Mary I Chapel, Middle School Campus, Gale Thompson McMullin


11:30 – 1:30  Mary I Alumnae Reunion Wine Reception and Alumnae Reunion Luncheon, Mary I Gym (Middle School Gym)

              Enter off Ladue Road west of Warson to “The Mac”.  Alumnae only.  We are guests of the School.  Please RSVP to the School invitation that will be mailed in early March.


1:45 – 3:00 Campus Tour

              Led by MICDS staff (Don’t miss this!!  You won’t believe the fabulous School.)  Wear sensible shoes!  A place to leave belongings will be available.


6:30     “Hen Party” Dinner

              Diana Francis, 10128 Ingleside Drive, 63124, Tel: 314-993-0230

(Clayton Road to Lindbergh, North on Lindbergh To Conway Road (BP Station on SW corner), Right on Conway Road to Conway Lane (white sign on Left), Left on Conway Lane to stop sign, Left on Ingleside.  10128 Ingleside is yellow house at foot of cul-de-sac).



9:30 – 11:00  MICDS Reunion Academic Program  - Coffee and presentation featuring Head of School, Lisa Lyle and two faculty members. Topics to include overview of the School and topics of academic interest.

11:45 – 3:00 Lunch at the Painted Giraffe Cafe and tour the Zoo.  Meet in Middle School Gym parking lot.  Dutch treat lunch.  Zooline Railroad passes will be available for those who need/want them.


4:00     MICDS May Day Celebration

              4:00 May Day Ceremony – Lilly’s Field (weather permitting), MICDS  Campus

              5:00 Afternoon Tea on Head of School Residence Lawn immediately    following May Day


6:30 – 9:00 Dinner, St. Louis Country Club, 400 Barnes Road, St. Louis, MO 63124 (Clayton Road East to Barnes Road, Left on Barnes Road, keep right and straight on to the Country Club, parking in front of the club) Spouse/Guest welcome (Club Host Sponsors - Betsy and Tom Douglass)

$47.00 per person.  All drinks to be signed for individually and billed to you later.  We want everyone to attend our reunion events, so if the cost of dinner is prohibitive for you, please contact Louise Jones at MICDS (314-995-7312) and the cost will be defrayed by the Mary I Class of 1962 Angel Fund.  All such requests will be kept anonymous.


We are invited for a drink after dinner at the Country Day party at the Log Cabin Club to join CDS ‘62.



A block of 10 rooms is being held at $109 per night at the St. Louis Frontenac Hilton, 1335 S. Lindbergh Blvd, 63131.  For reservations, call 1-314-993-1100 or 1-800-325-7800 and reference MICDS Reunion.  Reservation hours are Monday-Friday 8:00 AM-6:00 PM and Saturday 9:00 AM-1:00 PM.  All reservations should be received by the hotel no later than Thursday, April 12, 2012.  After the cut-off date of Thursday, April 12, 2012, the hotel will release the unreserved rooms for general sale.  Any reservation received after the cut-off date will be accepted on a space and/or rate available basis only.  Should the guest room block be filled prior to the cut-off date, any additional room requests will be negotiated on a space and/or rate available basis.


A block of 10 rooms is being held at $119 per night at the Homewood Suites St. Louis Galleria, 8040 Clayton Road, Richmond Heights, MO 63117.  For reservations, call 1-314-863-7700 or 1-800-CALL-HOME and reference MICDS 2012 Alumni Weekend.  All reservations should be received by the hotel no later than Friday, April 20, 2012.  Reservations can also be made via this website:


Country Day School has 10 rooms reserved at the Ritz-Carlton, 100 Carondelet Plaza, Clayton, MO 63105.  To inquire or make reservations, call 1-314-863-6300 or 1-800-960-7056, and reference MICDS 2012 Alumni Weekend.  Rooms have been reserved at the rate of $159 for traditional room and $259 for an executive suite.  All reservations must be received no later than Tuesday, April 3.



Please know your St. Louis area classmates will be happy to help with transportation to events around town.


Please complete the response form sent to you in the mail and mail it with your check in the evelope provided to:

Susan D. Schmidt

18 S. Kingshighway, Apt. 6R,

St. Louis, MO  63108 


Be sure to include your check for the proper amount.  We look forward to seeing you!!!