This year's Elsie Foster Jenkins '53 Community Service Lecture Speaker Deborah W. Brooks is co-founder and executive vice-chairman of The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research (MJFF). Ms. Brooks launched MJFF with Michael J. Fox in 2000 and served as founding CEO until 2007.
Virtual Reunion Weekend 2021
With a blend of technology and tradition, we look forward to seeing the classes ending in "1" and "6" for Reunion Weekend 2021, which will be held May 7-8. The classes ending in "0" and "5" are also invited to join the festivities in celebration of all things GFS!
Though this year's celebrations may look different, they will highlight the spirit, resilience and fun that are the cornerstones of our community.
ALL Alumnae are welcome to join in the fun! Please click the links below to participate.
Friday, May 7
10:00 – 11:00 a.m.
Elsie Foster Jenkins ’53 Community Service Lecture
Zoom Link: https://garrisonforest.zoom.us/j/92443554682
Sponsored by The Elsie “Muffie” Foster Jenkins ’53 Community Service Fund, which honors Muffie’s lifelong commitment to community service.
Keynote Speaker: Deborah W. Brooks, Co-founder and Executive Vice Chairman of The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research
12:30 - 1:30 p.m.
Ask the Expert Lunch and Learn
Zoom Link: https://garrisonforest.zoom.us/j/99305517592?pwd=VmhSekVhVGFBWnEzQ3NQOEZiTzhEdz09
Join Head of Preschool Jamie Bailey for a presentation and conversation about raising resilient readers in a quarantine world.
7:00 - 8:00 p.m.
GFS Trivia Night
Zoom Link: https://zoom.us/j/98802864025?pwd=WVFWMGdYNXJJSng3eHE1YXhrcmV0dz09
Get your competitive spirit ready and class team together for a fun night of GFS trivia featuring appearances by current and past faculty members. Hosted by Charm City Trivia.
Saturday, May 8
9:00 - 10:00 a.m.
Rise and Shine Yoga
Zoom Link: https://garrisonforest.zoom.us/j/94987083603?pwd=YU1QSC9hYUJkc0xnS25LNUZ0N1EvZz09
Join Ashley Nolan Sundquist '05 for an hour of yin and restorative yoga from sunny California. Embrace our motto Esse Quam Videri as Ashley guides you through poses that will renew and refresh your spirit.
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Alumnae Memorial Service
Link to Service: https://youtu.be/SMMv0VYrMj0
Join 2021 Reunion Chair, Emily Appelbaum Brennan '96, The Reverend Caroline "Stuart" Stewart '66, Head of School Chris Hughes and student leaders to honor alumnae that have passed away and share reflections from your days at GFS.
5:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Virtual Class Party
Class of '71 - 50th Reunion
Zoom Link: https://garrisonforest.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJwlf-mspjsvEtZVNueh99AB_OyfUvlWRDGz
6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Virtual Class Parties
Class of '51
Class of '91