1977 40th Reunion


40-Year Reunion Weekend - October 20-21, 2017

Scheduled Events:

Friday, 10/20/17

6:15 pm Meet at WYHS gymnasium for tour of new high school,

7:00 pm football game, introduction of attendance at end of first quarter

8:00 pm - Gatsby's (151 N Hamilton Rd, Gahanna 43230) - Eat, drink, socialize, group pic

Saturday, 10/21/17

10:00 am - Golf (tentative plans for Columbus Airport Golf Course) If interested, please contact

Mike Dixon at mikedixon@hotmail.com or 740-973-1097. He will relay pricing/details

CHANGE IN LOCATION:  7:00 pm Pour House, 57 Mill St, Gahanna - Eat, drink, socialize, group pic


Other pertinent info:

Lodging - rates good 10/20/17 and 10/21 / 17

Candlewood Suites, 590 Taylor Rd, Gahanna, 614-863-4033

Studio Suite @ $79/night plus tax

One Bedroom Suite @ $99/nig11t plus tax

Please call and make your own reservations, refer to event as Group #1 170334, Whitehall Yearling HS Class of 77.   Cut-off date for reduced/group rate:  9/20/17.

Gift/Door Prize Drawings/Raffle

Gift & Door Prize    Each alumnus will be asked to make a one-time payment of $5 (either Fri or Sat night), which will cover your gift and will entitle you to one Door Prize Drawing Entry. Drawings will take place both nights. Must be present to win. PLEASE make sure you pay this to cover the gift that has been purchased for you and for a bank for future reunions. Thank you!


Special Raffle:   Jerry McLaughlin has graciously donated his home in Moville, Ireland for 6 nights. You must pay your own transportation. Tickets for this Raffle will be $10 each, no limit. This drawing will occur Saturday night at Coaches, you may purchase raffle tickets Fri and Sat nights for this wonderful opportunity to travel to the "Emerald Isle".


Contact for questions:  

Mike Dixon, mikedixon@hotmail.com, cell 740-973-1097

Molly (Moore) Downard, mdownard@ohsaa.org, cell 614-579-7172

Dave Stewart, dhstew32@aoI.com, cell 614-906,0132

Debbie (Gilkerson) Canter, d.canter@homebuys.com, cell 614-209-7857

Lynn Chrisman, csm148@hotmaiI.com, 614-579-8935

Phil Fisher, pfisher@insight.rr.com, cell 614-886-3450


Forward this information to other Class of '77 classmates to ensure everyone receives this info!! Thanks!



Hotel Friday Yes     No Saturday Yes     No
WYHS Tour Friday Yes     No Guest Yes     No
Football Game Friday Yes     No Guest Yes     No
Gatsby's Friday Yes     No Guest Yes     No
Golf Sat Yes     No Guest Yes     No
Coaches Sat Yes     No Guest Yes     No