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By The Skanner News | The Skanner News
Published: 27 May 2009

Jefferson High School's 100the birthday observance will be commemorated with a three-day celebration and an all-class reunion spanning the years from 1909 through the class of 2012.
On Thursday, May 28, a golf tournament kicks off at Riverside Golf and Country Club. The shotgun start will begin at 1 p.m. The entry price is $150, which covers golf, a cart, and dinner. Non-golfers can attend the post tournament dinner for a $20 fee, which includes a non-golfers goody bag. 

On Friday, May 29, be sure to attend the all-class dinner-auction gala at the Holiday Inn Airport & Convention Center, 8439 NE Columbia Blvd. Ambassador Edward Joseph Perkins, class of '47, will speak at the Friday dinner! Dinner choices will be filet mignon, chicken champignon or grilled salmon with garden salad, vegetables and garlic-mashed potatoes or Vegetarian Pasta with a Garden Salad.  An enjoyable dessert buffet of decadent chocolate mousse cake, caramel apple crisp or cheesecake will also be served. 

The no-host reception begins at 5:30 p.m.; the silent auction at 6 p.m. and dinner at 7:30 p.m. Enjoy DJ music from many eras for your dancing pleasure after the dinner. Please visit www.jeffersoncentennial.com for the registration form for prices and to register to attend.  Auction donations are encouraged, with proceeds benefiting the alumni association.
On Saturday, May 30, there will be the Centennial All-Class Celebration at The School of Champions … a fun-filled day to share enjoyable events with former classmates and Jefferson Democrats of all ages. The following schedule of events has been planned for your enjoyment.
• 11:30 a.m.-Noon -- SOUNDS OF JEFFERSON Alumni & Student Band at Hopkin Jenkins (Football) Field
• Noon-12:30 p.m. -- OPENING CEREMONIES -- Hopkin Jenkins Field Cafeteria
• 1-5 p.m. -- HISTORIC MEMORABILIA DISPLAY at Girls Gym – B-Floor Back Hall Access
• 1-5 p.m. -- CENTENNIAL BAZARR -- In the halls at various locations
1909-1929 – Library, A-Floor
1930-1939 – Library, A-Floor
1940-1949 – Library, A-Floor
1950-1959 -- Tent on Hopkin Jenkins Field
1960-1969 -- Tent on Hopkin Jenkins Field
1970-1979 -- B – Floor
1980-1989 -- C – Floor
1990-1999 -- D – Floor
2000– 2012 -- D – Floor
• 2:30-4 p.m. -- JEFFERSON SHOWCASE / Jefferson Cluster Students, Auditorium – Talent Showcase Including Jefferson Dancers
• 4-5 p.m. – CONCERT at Hopkin Jenkins Field
There are two registration forms for your convenience.  The golf form is for the Thursday Golf Tournament and the dinner registration is for the Friday night dinner.  On the Friday registration form there is a box to check for the Saturday event.  If you are only going to attend Saturday please fill out your information and check only the Saturday box, as we would appreciate knowing the number of attendees for this event. 
Please make your checks payable to the Jefferson Centennial Committee and return your registrations to the following address:
PO BOX 2379

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