2019 Reunion

All alumni are invited to attend Reunion on June 7 - 9, 2019.
Classes ending in "4" and "9" will celebrate special anniversaries.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!
Please call 716-332-5164 with questions or if you'd prefer to register by phone.

Schedule

Friday, June 7

  • 4:00 p.m. Campus Tours (depart from Quad). Free.
     
  • 6 - 8:00 p.m. All-Alumni Cocktail Party (Quad). $40/person.
     
  • 7:30 p.m. Seated dinner for 50th Reunion Classes and Above (Reading Room). Free.

Saturday, June 8

  • 9 - 11:30 a.m. Join the Class of 1969 on a guided architectural boat tour of the Buffalo Harbor on the Miss Buffalo II (departs from Erie Basin Marina). $20/person.
     
  • Ongoing. The Darwin Martin House (125 Jewett Parkway) will be hosting free tours to commemorate Frank Lloyd Wright's birthday. See www.martinhouse.org for more details and a schedule of events. Free.
     
  • 4:00 p.m. Premiere of "Bubble Girl" (North Park Theatre, Hertel Ave), a 60-min. feature film suitable for all ages, written/directed by alumnus Peter McGennis '89 and featuring Claire McGennis '20, Courtney Harris '18, Nichols faculty member Kristen Trip Kelley, and several Nichols student cameos. Filmed over the course of 5 years at Nichols and other Buffalo locations, the film follows a young girl who overcomes illness with the help of an imaginary friend. Join cast, crew, and friends for this special event to celebrate community and the healing power of imagination. Souvenir premiere pre-sale tickets will be available to the Nichols community. $12/person.
bubble girl ticket
 

Accomodations

Discounted rates have been negotiated at two Buffalo-area hotels for the benefit of alumni and guests returning for Reunion. Accommodations are on a first come, first-served basis. Please make your reservations early!

Embassy Suites by Hilton Buffalo
200 Delaware Ave.
$179/night plus taxes & fees
Use this link to get the Nichols reunion group rate
If booking by phone,
use group code NSR

Hampton Inn & Suites Buffalo
220 Delaware Ave.
$139/night plus taxes & fees
Use this link to get the Nichols reunion group rate

Class-Specific Activities

1954

Saturday, June 8

  • 6:00 p.m. Class of '54 Dinner. Tentative.


1959

Saturday, June 8

  • 5:00 p.m. Class of '59 Dinner at the Buffalo Yacht Club. $40 per person includes choice of organic free-range chicken breast or eggplant lasagna. Meals come with rolls, salad, and dessert. Cash bar.

Sunday, June 9

  • 11:00 a.m. Class of '59 SEM & Nichols Alumni Brunch (The Terrace at Delaware Park). $25 per person.

1969

Saturday, June 8

  • 6:00-10:00 p.m. Class of '69 Cocktails and Dinner (Saturn Club). $80/person.

Sunday, June 9

  • 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Class of '69 Farewell Brunch (Saturn Club). Cost TBD.

1974

Friday, June 7

  • 8:30 p.m. - til. Nightcaps at Mes Que (1420 Hertel Ave).

Saturday, June 8

  • Potential Saturday activities include bike ride, boat tour, and more! More details to come.

1979

Saturday, June 8

  • 6:00 p.m. - til. Class of '79 Dinner hosted by Jim & Vicki Newman.

1984

Friday, June 7

  • 8:30-10:30 p.m. Party at Greg & Val's.

Saturday, June 8

  • Time TBD. Class of '84 BBQ hosted by John & Molly Butsch. Bring food/drink to share!

1989

Friday, June 7

  • 8:00 p.m. - til. Tappo PIzza (166 Chandler St.). Cash bar.

Saturday, June 8

  • 4:00 p.m. Premiere of "Bubble Girl" (North Park Theater, Hertel Ave), a 60-minute film written by our own Peter McGennis '89 and featuring Claire McGennis '20 as a young girl who overcomes illness with the help of an imaginary friend and the healing power of imagination. Also features Courtney Harris '18 and Nichols faculty member Kristen Tripp Kelly.

     

  • 6:00 p.m. - til. Class of '89 Dinner (Thin Man Brewery, 492 Elmwood Ave). $60/person - includes dinner and open bar.

2004

Friday, June 7

8:30 p.m. - til. Happy hour at Mother's Restaurant (33 Virginia Pl). Cash bar.

2009

Friday, June 7

  • 8:30 p.m. - til. Happy hour at Colter Bay (561 Delaware Ave). Cash bar.

2014

Friday, June 7

  • 8:30 p.m. - til. Class of '14 Happy Hour. TBD.

Saturday, June 8

  • 11:00 a.m. Class of '14 Brunch. TBD.