Saint Martin's High School 40th Reunion
Saint Martin's University
Join us as we celebrate the 40th Reunion with the Saint Martin's High
School class of 1974! Visit the Saint Martin's campus, reminisce with
classmates, and share your favorite memories during reunion weekend. For more
information and to RSVP, visit the
school reunion webpage or contact the Office of Alumni Relations at 360-438-4366 or
Day of Caring
September 26, 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Help make a difference in the community! Join a volunteer team with Saint
Martin's students, alumni, and friends for the annual United Way Day of Caring.
Please contact Susan Leyster, Director of Service Immersion Programs, at
360-438-4581 or firstname.lastname@example.org
for more information.
Robert A. Harvie Social Justice Lecture
September 26, 4 p.m.
Harned Hall, room 110
Hamar Foster, QC will kick off the 2014-2014 Harvie Social Justice Lecture
series. His presentation, "One Hundred Years of Advocating for Justice:
Litigating the Calder Case" will discuss the legal and historical context of the
Calder Case. Please visit the
Harvie Social Jusitce Lecture website or contact professor Robert Hauhart,
Ph.D. at 360-438-4525 for more information.
Les Bailey Writer's Series
Inaugural Public Presentation/Reading
October 8, 7 p.m.
Award winning novelist Brian Doyle will headline the first Les Bailey
Writer's Series. Doyle, author of 14 books of essays, poems, and stories, will
present: "Grace under duress, stories as food, laughter as a weapon against the
dark, courage when it doesn't make any sense, and minor further discussion of
basketball, writers, hawks, headlong children, the prevalence of miracles, and
thorny holiness." The new annual series was established through an endowment
honoring longtime Saint Martin's English professor, Les Bailey, who died in
2010. Free admission.
Private mass and brunch with Abbot Neal Roth, O.S.B. and Father
Kilian Malvey, O.S.B.
October 12, 2014, 9 a.m.
Hilton Garden Inn Yakima
As a part of our regional alumni event series invite you to join Jim
Guerci '72, Director of Alumni Relations, and Dr. Roy Heynderickx, University
President, for a private mass followed by brunch in Yakima. Mass will be
celebrated by Abbot Neal Roth, O.S.B. '65 with assistance by Father Kilian
Malvey, O.S.B. HS '55, '64. Brunch will follow at approximately 10:15 a.m.
RSVP online or call Jim Guerci at
Sacred Music Concert
October 18, 7:30 p.m.
October 19, 2:30 p.m.
St. Martin's Abbey Church
Members of the Saint Martin's University Chorale will lift their voices in
anticipation of All Saints Day and the Fest of Saint Martin of Tours. The
program of sacred music, poetry and readings is free and open to the public.
Saint Martin's alumni night at the Corn Maze
October 24, 7:30 p.m.
Schilter Family Farm
Rally your family and friends and make your way through the 5-acre Corn Maze,
with the help of your free Saint Martin's flashlight! Open to all alumni and
All Saints Day Mass
November 1, 11 a.m. or 5 p.m.
St. Martin's Abbey Church
November 1 marks All Saints Day. All are invited to join the monks of the St.
Martin's Abbey in prayerful celebration. Mass is at 11 a.m. and Pontifical
Evening Prayer is at 5 p.m.
Saint Martin's Gala
November 1, 7 p.m.
Lift your forks and raise your wine glasses - celebrity chef Lidia Bastianich
is coming to the
Saint Martin's Gala! Guests will enjoy a culinary
demonstration by Bastianich, the "grande dame" of Italian cooking and recipient
of the 2013 Daytime Emmy Award for "Outstanding Culinary Host."
Theatre: Uncle Vanya
November 14-15 and 19-22 7:30 p.m.
November 16, 2 p.m.
Kreielsheimer Arts Building
How about a night at the theatre? Enjoy this well-loved Chekhov play
Saint Martin's Theatre Department. Tickets: $12 general; $7
Saint Martin's Jingle Bell Run
December 6, 8 a.m.
Run, walk, or stroll the five-kilometer route on Saint Martin's beautiful wooded
campus to kick off the holiday season! See the decorated Christmas tree in front
of Old Main, take a photo with Santa, and recharge with a cup of cocoa or cider.
For more information, visit the
Jingle Bell Run webpage.
Pick Out a Christmas Tree
Sprouffske Trees, 14020 Finian Rd SE, Rainier, WA
Celebrate the holiday season with your family and friends and pick your
Christmas tree at Sprouffske Trees! Meet old and new friends while choosing
between Dougls firs, Grand firs, and Noble firs. To RSVP, please visit our
regional alumni events page.