August 5, 2017
1 Month and 13 days left
until our reunion.
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NEWSFLASH!  Friday night plans are set!  Please see below and the Details of Events page regarding an informal Friday night gathering set for the Dive Bar on the rooftop of the Lismore Hotel!

Please see below for breaking news regarding our Early Abe Registration Door Prize winner!  As you recall, our first 77 ticket purchasers were placed into a special drawing to recieve a fabulous door prize at the reunion!  

The Early Abe Discount is back!  Due to popular demand and unforeseen circumstances, Early Abe Pricing of $50.00 per ticket is back and will be in effect through June 30th!

 
You may pay here on the site by credit card or you can make a check out to EC Memorial Class of 77/Jeff Close and mail it to:
 
EC Memorial Class of 77
5630 Rustic Woods Drive
Madison, WI 53716
 
If you purchased tickets at the $65.00 price, you are entitled to a $15.00 refund.  Please contact Jeff Close at jeffclose@att.net to request your refund.

You will be entitled to a full refund (minus processing fees), if you can't make it!  Purchase those tickets now to help us create the best possible reunion experience for yourselves and your friends, both old and new!  Here’s what’s included in your ticket for this milestone reunion event:
  • The venue itself:  The Lismore Hotel is the crown jewel at the heart of the Eau Claire renaissance that is transforming the area into a cultural hub of the upper Midwest.
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  • The chefs at the Lismore are preparing their “My Big Italian Buffet” of antipasto, chicken parmesan, meat & veggie lasagna, and tiramisu for our dinner.  In addition, we can accommodate any special dietary needs.  Just let us know. 
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  • Music and dancing featuring the Hits of 1977!
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  •  A display of fashions and other actual artifacts from our days at MHS in the 70s.  Bring your own items to add to the fun and nostalgia! 
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  • A Photo Booth to create new memories!
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  •  A Significant Other Support (SOS) area so that your spouse/partner/main squeeze can take a break from all the inside “MHS in the 70s” talk! 
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  • A special display for paying our respects to the classmates that we’ve lost along the way.  A memorial tribute video will also be shown as part of the program.
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  •  Other vintage/video slide shows recalling the fun that was the Class of 77! 
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  • A Graffiti Wall and Art Table for the more creative among us to express their thoughts regarding their MHS experience, their journeys since then, and the reunion itself.
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  •  Did we mention a Cash Bar and Door Prizes!
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  • Friday Night!:  Come to the Dive Bar on the rooftop of the Lismore Hotel for an informal pre-reunion gathering!  The Dive Bar was actually the hotel pool back in the 70s.  The fun runs from 8:00pm - Midnight.  See the Details of Events Page for details!
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  • Discounted golf is available at Hickory Hills Golf Course compliments of classmate John Norby! The discount period has now been extended to include Friday!  See the Details of Events page for more info. 
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  • Take in the Downtown Farmers Market on Saturday morning!
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  •  For you early arrivals, the free Summer Concert Series at Phoenix Park is featuring Pat Keen & Sniffle Party w/Lizzie Diane, on Thursday, Aug. 3rd, 6:30pm – 8:30pm! 
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  • Hotel rooms are available at special discounted MHS Class of 77 rates at various locations.  Don’t delay, however, as there are deadlines on the special rates.  Details can be found on the Accommodations Page.
Check out the pictures, blogs, quiz, guest book, and memorials and we encourage you to contribute to each.  We’d like to share your contributions in the reunion program.  Please make special note of the blogs and Guest Book posts regarding classmates that we’re still trying to reach.  Let us know if you can help or if you happen to be one of those individuals listed.



 
Jeff Michealson: Early Abe Registration Door Prize Winner!
Jeff Michealson: Early Abe Registration Door Prize Winner!
After an exhaustive selection process, we can announce that Jeff Michealson is the winner of the fabulous Early Abe Registration Door Prize!  Jeff's prize will be announced and awarded at the reunion.  Jeff, who always got his assignments in on time, would like to thank the little people who helped him along the way to this momentous achievement.

We’ll see you at the reunion!
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