Events

Upcoming Events

  • February 15: Founders Day, Williston’s Annual Day of Giving

    Founders Day, Williston’s Annual Day of Giving

    Wednesday, February 15 (all day)

    Give together and build opportunities for students and faculty.

    When 1,000 supporters make a gift, it will unlock $75,000 for the Williston Northampton Fund—and for every additional 100 supporters, $5,000 will be donated!

    https://www.boostmyschool.com/orgs/williston/campaigns/fd23

  • February 18: Alumni Basketball Game

    The Alumni Basketball Game is Back!

    Saturday, February 18 
    2 p.m.
    Round up your teammates and get back on the court for a friendly alumni game! Dinner will be provided after you hoop it up.

    6:30 p.m.
    Wear your Willy gear and make some noise for the Boys Varsity Basketball team as the Wildcats take on Suffield Academy!

    RSVP here

    Questions? Please contact Tammy Neils-Walker at (413) 529-3304.

    See Who’s Coming
    1989  Jennifer Lussier Johndrow
    1991  David Mederrick
    1991  Reid Sterrett
    1995  Steve Hoyt
    2007  Geoff Smith
    2001  Paul McNeil
    2014  Adey Adams

  • March 5: Red Sox Spring Training Game & Picnic - JetBlue Park at Fenway South, Fort Myers, Florida

    You’re Invited!

    Join Williston Northampton alumni, family, and friends at JetBlue Park for Spring Training! Watch the early season action as the Boston Red Sox take on the Miami Marlins.

    Sunday, March 5
    11:00 a.m. Pre-Game Picnic
    1:05 p.m. Boston Red Sox vs. Miami Marlins

    JetBlue Park at Fenway South
    11500 Fenway South Drive
    Fort Myers, FL

    Picnic Lunch at JetBlue Tent: Nacho Chips & Cheese, Freshly Popped Popcorn, Roasted Peanuts, Mixed Green Salad, Fruit Salad, Italian Sausage, Kayem Fenway Franks, BBQ Pulled Chicken, Chocolate Chip Cookies, and Beverages

    Cost: $25 per person
    Special Wildcat pricing includes game ticket and pre-game picnic.

    Limited tickets available. Purchase by Friday, February 24. Tickets are non-refundable.

    Purchase tickets here

    Questions? Please contact Tammy Neils-Walker at (413) 529-3304.

    See Who’s Coming
    1982  Suzanne Cote-Croce
    1991  Wendy Galaska Muller
    1991  Mark Muller

  • March 7: West Palm Beach Reception

    Join us!

    Trustee Kevin Hoben ’65
    and
    Trustee Chair John Hazen White, Jr. ’76

    cordially invite you and a guest to an evening of cocktails and conversations with
    Williston Northampton Head of School Robert W. Hill III and alumni, parents, and friends

    Tuesday, March 7 
    6:30-8:30 p.m.

    Palm Beach Yacht Club
    Commodore’s Room
    800 North Flagler Drive
    West Palm Beach, FL

    RSVP Here

    Questions? Please contact Tammy Neils-Walker at 413-529-3304.

    See Who’s Coming

    Alumni
    1954  Jerry Rosen
    1965  Ned Lynch
    1976  Paul Carman
    1976  John Hazen White
    1979  Claire Hardon

    Grandparents
    Sandy & George Garfunkel GP ’23, ’26, ’26

  • April 13: Washington DC Reception

    6:30-8:30 p.m.
    Cosmos Club
    2121 Massachusetts Avenue, NW
    Washington DC

    RSVP details forthcoming

    Questions? Please contact Tammy Neils-Walker at 413-529-3304.

  • April 30: LA Brunch

    11 a.m.-1 p.m.
    Shutters on the Beach
    1 Pico Boulevard
    Santa Monica, CA  90405

    RSVP details forthcoming

    Questions? Please contact Tammy Neils-Walker at 413-529-3304.

  • June 9-11: Reunion 2023

    Registration will open February 3, 2023.
    Click here for Reunion 2023 info!

    Questions? Please contact Tammy Neils-Walker at 413-529-3304.

The Office of Alumni Engagement is connecting alumni around the globe through video chats, presentations from alumni experts, and other virtual and in-person events. Check back often to see a listing of our events as we continue to roll them out. If you have an idea for an event or would like to schedule a virtual event with your class or affinity group, please contact Tammy Neils-Walker, Associate Director of Alumni Engagement, at (413) 529-3304 or tneilswalker@williston.com.


Alumni Experts

Meet the New Deans: Dean of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging, Nikki Chambers, and Dean of Faculty, Corie Fogg ’99

Bake with Zoë Francois ’85

Knowing and working with the “Architect of Bletchley Park – Gordon Welchman” with Ted Hollingworth ’51

Finding Your Superpower with Sarah Williams Carlan ’92

Program handouts:
Values | Values Wheel | Inner Critic and Inner Guide | Purpose Statement

Contact information:
www.sarahcarlan.com | sarahcarlanmsw@gmail.com


Past Events

  • January 27 & 28: Williston Varsity Ice Hockey Games & Alumni Hockey Game
    January 25: Can We Talk? Learning Effective Communication Skills
  • December 14: A Beautiful Noise, The Neil Diamond Musical
  • December 13: NYC Holiday Celebration
  • December 6: Boston Holiday Celebration
  • December 1: Western MA Holiday Celebration
  • November 22: Finding the Right Fit: Tips on Applying to Independent Schools
  • November 19: Williston Alumni Tailgate
  • November 18: Williston Alumni Soccer Zoom
  • November 16: Head of School Alumni Update
  • November 10: Alumni Football Zoom
  • October 27: Boston Young Alumni Reception
  • August 21: Hartford Yard Goats
  • June 17-19: NSFG 50th Reunion Celebration – Classes of 1970 & 1971
  • June 10-12: Reunion 2022
  • June 9:  Retirement Celebration for Ann Pickrell and Greg Tuleja
  • June 4: Celebrating the Class of 2020
  • May 12: San Francisco Reception
  • April 27: Class of 1979 Virtual Meetup
  • April 7: Washington DC Reception
  • April 3: Los Angeles Reception
  • February 23:  Palm Beach Reception
  • February 2: Bake No Knead Artisan Bread with Zoë Francois ’85. Watch recording
  • January 26: Maximizing Your Charitable Gifts: The Future of Philanthropy with Jai Chanda ’88
  • January 19: Navigating New Tax Code Changes with Rich Wagman P’14
  • January 12: Plan for Your Future. Make it Happen with Mijanou Malise Spurdle ’86
  • December 14: Boston Holiday Celebration
  • December 7: NYC Holiday Celebration
  • December 2: Western MA Holiday Celebration
  • November 30: Rewiring Our Mentality of Opportunity with Dana Gangel Corey ’78
  • November 17: Knowing and Working with the “Architect of Bletchley Park – Gordon Welchman” with Ted Hollingworth ’51: Watch recording
  • November 4: Finding Your Superpower with Sarah Williams Carlan ’92: Watch recording
  • October 20: Meet the New Deans: Dean of Faculty, Corie Fogg ’99, and Dean of DEIB, Nikki Chambers
  • October 18: Memories of Williston Academy Project with Ed Foster ’61
  • October 15: Northampton School for Girls Class of 1971 Zoom Get-Together
  • October 8 & 9: Williston Academy Classes of ’70 & ’71 50th Reunion
  • September 10-26: Pints and Pancakes Virtual 5K
  • August 31: Hartford Yard Goats Game
  • June 7-11: Virtual Reunion 2021
  • May 27: A Non-Zoom Extravaganza Reunion Class Social ’00-’16
  • May 24-27: Class socials for the 0s & 5s
  • April 29: Cover letter, Resume & Job Search Strategies with Sue Colina ’88: Watch recording
  • April 21: Anyone Can Run: From the Track to the Streets with Sidney Baptista ’05 and Gabby Thomas ’15: Watch recording
  • April 14: The Good News About Aging with Dr. Katharine Cole Esty ’52: Watch recording
  • April 8: Northeast Winemaking and Wines with Chuck Tauck ’72: Watch recording
  • March 25: How to Live Harmoniously in 2021 with Aska Naito ’93: Watch recording
  • March 18: The Future of Cannabis with Shaun Chapman ’98 and Tori Gates ’10: Watch recording
  • March 11: Tales of Travel Adventures with Anthony Willoughby ’70: Watch recording

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Contact Us

For more information about alumni events, how to connect with classmates, or making a donation, write us at alumni@williston.com, or call (413) 529-3300. To find alumni and advancement staff, click here.