Southwest High School
Class Of 1969
Welcome to the Southwest High School of Kansas City, Missouri Class Of 1969 web site!
ONLY 3 WEEKS TO GO!!! REGISTER NOW!!!
SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE TO ATTEND REUNION!
Thanks to the generosity of one of our esteemed Classmates, we have funds available to foot the bill for up to 20 Classmates to attend the Reunion. If you haven't made up your mind yet due to cost of attending, please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org and we'll get you registered FOR FREE!!!
REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN FOR our 45th Reunion!! The date is Saturday, September 13th, 2014 for a casual dinner/dance and Friday, September 12th will be the venerable "pub crawl" in Brookside for those who are interested. Saturday night's event will be at the Milburn Country Club in Overland Park featuring the KC band, Platinum Express, and sponsored by Classmate Paul Hulsey. You won't want to miss this great entertainment and the opportunity to dance with the girl/guy of your teenaged dreams! Paul himself plays drums and does vocals!
Platinum Express plays locally quite a bit. Please check their website for future dates and locations.
Here's a rundown of all EVENTS:
Thursday, Sept. 11, noon: Second Annual Rick Bowen Golf Tournament at Hillcrest Golf Club
Friday, Sept. 12, 4:30 p.m.: Border Star Reunion at Border Star
Friday, Sept. 12, 6:00 p.m.: Charlie Hooper's Pub Crawl
Saturday, Sept. 13, 11:30 a.m.: Bingham Reunion Lunch in Waldo
Saturday, Sept. 13, noon: Border Star Reunion Lunch at Michael Forbes' Bar & Grille at Brookside
Saturday, Sept. 13, 6:30 p.m.: Dinner & Dancing at Milburn Country Club; Note: Drinks will be cash only, no credit cards.
Sunday, Sept. 14, 11:30 a.m.: Family Picnic at Loose Park Pavilion
Please see the Reunion Registration Page for details on locations of events, who to contact for the "mini-reunions", and to register for the Main Events.
**If you have friends in the Class of 1968 or 1970, please let them know they are welcome to join us. They would have to register as Guest Members on this site in order to have access to the Registration Page.**
To get in the mood for our September reunion, play "See you in September"...by The Happenings, 1965.
Have fun with this performance of the iconic song by the Beatles in 1964: "Kansas City!!!" And be sure to come on back to Kansas City for our next reunion!
Please continue to submit “happenings” and “updates” through the link provided on the homepage of the website.
Our 40th Reunion was held in August, 2009.
It was a huge success! More than 250 people gathered to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the day we graduated from SWHS! Old friends reconnected and a lot of new friends were made.
If you want to expand your connections to other SWHS grads, try these links:
a group of female grads who get together periodically to network and schmooze!
|Slide Album: Previous Reunion|
Watch our fabulously entertaining video from 2009 one more time just for fun! It's priceless!
A million thanks to Molly Magilow Proffer and her team at Proffer Productions for producing this awesome video!
Music: Take a time travel trip backwards by viewing our collection of youtube video clips of favorites from the 60's. Go to 60's Music: Soul or 60's Music: Pop/Rock for your viewing pleasure. As far as music while you surf the site, time for something new (or old, as the case may be...): Classical.
If you want to hear the music as you surf the site, click "pop-out player" and it will continue. If you want to turn it off so you can watch the video, click on the "ll" button just above "Title."
• Nancy Reddoch (Barohn) 8/28
• Steve Sharp 8/29
• Craig Ewing 8/31
• Roger Hubbard 8/31
• Richard Baumgarten 9/1
• Larry Tigerman 9/4
• Alan McDermott 9/5
• Cynthia Block 9/7
• Denise Fitch (Remington) 9/9
• Gayleen Flathers (Smith) 9/9
• Morrie Goodman 9/9
• Roger Krantz 9/9
• Lynne Brewer (Puetz) 9/10
• Eric Melgaard 9/10
• Jeffrey Kolkin 9/12
• Brad Furnish 9/16
• Larry Tucker 9/19
• Lois Armstrong (Freed) 9/21
• Michelle Denes 9/21
• Charles Carhartt 9/22
• Bob Levitt 9/22
• Linda Edwards (Paul) 9/23
• Jack Perkins 9/24
• Ted Miller 9/26
THIS DAY IN HISTORY