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WHERE DID THE YEARS GO!!! At our 2017 Deubrook Alumni Banquet we will celebrate 50 years as Deubrook Schools and 25 years as Deubrook Area Schools. Banquet will be held on Saturday, July 15, 2017 at Deubrook High School in White and we hope you will join us. Classes ending in 2 and 7 will also commemorate their special years. Social time begins at 5:30 p.m. in the courtyard. Our banquet meal will be served at 6:30 p.m. at Deubrook High School in White, followed by special entertainment. Come meet and greet former friends and classmates and join us in commemorating this special anniversary. Following the banquet you may continue to socialize in the courtyard and enjoy root beer floats with friends and classmates. The Pioneer Days committee also hosts a dance at the McKnight Hall, starting at 9:00 p.m., which is free to the public.
Banquet reservations are needed by July 5, 2017. Our meal will be catered by Mac's Catering of Brookings and cost is $17.00 per person. Reservations and monies can be sent to Marlys Haber, Treasurer, 20476 481st Ave., White, SD 57276. Tickets will be picked up at the door the evening of the event.
We welcome all who attended any of the member schools of Astoria, Toronto and White, either in elementary/high school or former teachers. You are our beginnings! Friends and family of the Deubrook Area Schools who are interested in the betterment of the school are also welcome. Gather with your fellow classmates, high school friends and rekindle friendships and support your Alumni Association!
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Web page: http://www.deubrook.com/Front%20page/School%20reunion.htm
2017 DEUBROOK ASSOCIATION OFFICERS:
President: Jon Iverson, email@example.com
President-elect: Gloria Miller, firstname.lastname@example.org
Secretary: Brenda Kleinjan, email@example.com
Treasurer: Marlys Haber, 605-629-3921, e-mails firstname.lastname@example.org
Individual classes will be gathering throughout the weekend. Check with your class members for times and places. We hope you and your class include the Deubrook Area School 50 year Reunion on Saturday, July 15, 2017 in your weekend agenda!
Lodging options for weekend: Make reservations early, motels book fast for weekend!
Brookings hotels/motels: American Best Value-Clear Lake: 874-8279
MY Place 605-696-3150
Econo Lodge Inn & Suites:605-692--3111 Arlington Inn, Arlington, SD: 605-983-4609
Super 8: 605-692-6920
Quality Inn & Suites: 605-692-9566 Buffalo Ridge Resort, Gary, SD: 272-7777
Holiday Inn Express: 605-692-9060
Hampton Inn: 605-697-5232
PROJECTS OF THE DEUBROOK ALUMNI ASSOCIATION
Your Alumni Association support following projects and need your help in their continuance.
DEUBROOK alumni scholarship fund was created in 2005. An endowment goal of $10,000 was set, and has been met. We have offered a scholarship each year since 2008 of $500 to a Deubrook Senior. Donations from Alumni and friends help continue and are needed for the continuing support of this project. Donations are tax deductible. Donations may be sent to Treasurer, Marlys Haber, 20476 481st Ave., White, SD 57276.
A Deubrook Alumni Directory will also be available. If you are interested in purchasing one they are $6.00 each. You may pick it up at the Banquet, or if you prefer to have it mailed to you will need to add an additional $4.00 for shipping/handling. A limited number will be printed so please reserve your copy by Mailing your order and money to: Fayriene Schafer, 20391 478th Ave., White, SD 57276
Our first annual Hall of Fame award will be presented at this year's banquet. Criteria and forms for submitting a nomination are available on the Deubrook Alumni Web Page. Nominations are needed by MAY 1, 2017. Forms may be sent to Paul Ekern, PO Box 621, White, SD 57276.
Join the walkers and runners in the Dolphin Fun Run/Walk on Saturday morning, July 15, 2017. Start time is 9:00 a.m. for 5K; 9:10 a.m. for mile. Registration is from 8:00 a.m. to 8:45 a.m. at the high school. Proceeds go to the Scholarship fund. Entry fee is $20.00, $25.00 after July 1, 2016. Registrations after July1, 2017 may not be assured a tee-shirt, so please have our registration in early.
Divisions: Separate male and female awards to top finisher overall in each division. Those under 18 years of age will need a parent/guardian consent release. Awards presentation will be at 10:00 a.m. at the White football complex (finish area). Fun/Run Tee shirts will be given to registrants. For registration forms click on Deubrook Alumni Association Fun Run forms on this site. Please send registrations and monies to Paul Ekern, PO Box 621, White, SD 57276.
Enter as a team of former classmates or family members . Prizes given to class and family members with most entries. Get your team together and register!!!
∑ Fun Run of 5K (3.1 miles) or 1 mile
∑ Walk distance of 1 mile
Proceeds from the FUN RUN/WALK go to Scholarship Fund.
Friday evening, July 14, 2017: Pioneer Day Activities. Check out Pioneer Day
website: www.whitesd.com/pioneer days/
Saturday, July 16th, 2017: Fun Run: Registration 8:00 a.m.- 8:45 a.m. Deubrook School,
White, SD; 5K start 9:00 a.m.; 1 mile start 9:15 a.m.
Pioneer Day Parade: 11:00 a.m. Check Pioneer Day website for information to enter. Chili Cook-off /Pioneer Day activities: Check Pioneer Day website. 50th REUNION DEUBROOK ALUMNI BANQUET: Deubrook School, White, SD.
Social Hour: 5:30 p.m.; Banquet: 6:30 p.m. Pioneer Day Dance: McKnight Hall: 9:00 p.m.
DEUBROOK AREA ALUMNI ASSOCIATION,
% Marlys Haber, 20476 481st Ave., White, SD 57276
BANQUET RESERVATION NEEDED BY JULY 5, 2017!
Name of Graduate :_______________________________________________ ($17.00 ea) $_______
Name/s of additional Guests:__________________________________________($17.00 ea) $________
(Street or PO Box)
Mail reservation/check to Marlys Haber 629-3921 or email@example.com; Deadline July 5, 2017
Fun Run/Walk _______I canít run/walk, but want I want to make a donation
Deubrook Alumni Association Fun Run/Walk - Saturday July 15, 2017
I certify that I am in good health and have trained for this event. In consideration of your accepting this entry, I hereby, for myself, my heirs, executors and administrators, waive and release any and all right and claims for damages I may have against the organization holding this event, their agents, representatives, successors and assignors for any and all injuries by me at said event.
Telephone: ___________________Age (as of 7/16/17)____________Gender: Male _____Female:_____
Race: 5K Run_____ 1 Mile Walk_____ 1 Mile Run_____ T-Shirt sizes: S_____M_____L_____XL______
For Competitors under 18 years: I, undersigned parent or legal guardian of the competitor, hereby approve and confirm the above waiver and release.
Return entry fee $20, after July 1-$25, (checks payable to: DAA Scholarship Fund) and pre-registration form by July 1, 2017 to: Paul Ekern, PO Box 621, White, SD 57276