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Reunion Reservation Deadline

May 21, 2016 by Thomas Burns (Register to contact)

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Hello everyone,

If you are planning on attending your big event and have sent in your check .. Fantastic! We are looking forward to seeing you! If you have not yet sent it, please do so as soon as practical, but we must have your reservation by August 20, 2016.

Your RSVP through *****.com does not secure your reservation. (it's just the way *****.com works.)

Your reunion is just $60 per person. Please make your check payable to SHS Class of 1966 and send it to:

SHS Class of 1966
PO Box 3511
Farmington HIlls, MI 48333-3511

If you have any questions regarding your reunion you may email me at *****

Looking forward to seeing you!

Tom Burns, Chair

My New Podcast Series - "Rare & Scratchy Rock 'N Roll" Is Now On iTunes

January 1, 2016 by David Milberg (Register to contact)

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Please check out and download (free) my new podcast series, "Rare & Scratchy Rock 'N Roll" at the iTunes Store. For more information, you also can visit http://www.*****/****

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