Reunion News

  • Have an upcoming reunion planned? Send information you would like posted here to Jill Johnson, Communications & Marketing Director, via e-mail at, or by mail to: Alexandria Public Schools, Attn: Jill Johnson, PO Box 308, Alexandria, MN 56308, or call (320) 762-2141 ext 4202.


    Class of 1972 - You are invited to our 50th class reunion!

    Saturday, September 17th, 2022 at 7:00 PM @ Broadway Ballroom (Fat Daddy's) in Alexandria.  

    We will be having appetizers and a cash bar. Cost is $25.00/person. You can pay using PayPal ( or send a check made out to 1972 Class Reunion. Mail to: Nance (Bergstrom) Anders, 3000 County Rd 82 NW, Alexandria, MN 56308. We will NOT accept payment at the reunion. So please plan to pay in advance by Sept 1st.

    Additional Events scheduled: The football game starts @ 7:00 PM on Friday, September 16th at the new High School (4300 Pioneer Rd SE, Alexandria). Before the game @ about 4:30 PM there will be a tour of the new school and a gathering time to visit with student ambassadors. From 5 PM to 7 PM there will be tailgating before the game. For those not wanting to take in the game, we will casually meet Friday night at the Elks Lodge (115 15th Ave W), like last time. Feel free to participate in as many of these events as you like.

    There is a block of rooms (10) reserved each at the Holiday Inn (320-763-6577) and Marriott-Fairfield Inn (320-763-0133) for Friday (16th) and Saturday (17th). Another option is a cabin at Lake Darling Resort (218-851-9301). You can call to check availability and prices.

    We will need to have a final count for the caterer by Sept 1st. If you haven't already done so, please RSVP through Facebook (Class of 1972 - Jefferson High School Alexandria, MN) (This is a closed group so you will need to request to join). Thank you!

    We have been making every effort to contact as many classmates as possible. The last contact information we have is a little old. If you are still in contact with former classmates, please let them know about the reunion. It would be fun to catch up with as many people as we can.

    We will send out updates as we get closer to September 17th. Looking forward to seeing you!

    Class of '72 Reunion Committee

    Al Zeithamer
    Dave Anderson
    Gene Berglund
    Margaret (Benesh) Kalina
    Bill Meyer
    Pat (Haase) Biggar
    Al and Connie (Hoaglund) Harper
    Brian and Julie (Coffin) Swenson
    Nance (Bergstrom) Anders
    Colleen (Lundgren) Gullickson
    Kent Hustad

    Jefferson High School Class of 2002 20th Reunion RSVP

    Join your classmates for our 20-year class reunion on July 30, 2022. Event will be held 6pm-1am at Arrowwood Resort in Alexandria. Whether you're still "friends forever" (cue the Vitamin C song!) or out of touch with friends, join us as we celebrate the Class of 2002. Adults-only event; everyone is welcome. Light appetizers included with ticket: $25 per person before July 16 or $40 per person until July 30; cash bar available.
    Options for paying:
    Venmo (@keitheckhoff; last 4 digits of phone number are 7363)
    Mail a check (made out to Keith Eckhoff at 557 Pelican River Rd Detroit Lakes MN 56501)
Last Modified on July 11, 2022