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Destination Madeira Come home fo r Reunions 2010 Apr il 23 –25, 2010


Destination Madeira: Reunions 2010


eturn, remember, and redis-

Alma Mater. With school in session

cover Madeira by celebrating

and current students on campus,

your reunion. Whether it is your

Madeira alumnae are welcome to

5th or 50th, it will be a time for

experience the current community

creating and sharing memories.

and reconnect with friends of long

Reunions 2010 is a chance to


come together with your classmates to reconnect with your


Lucy Madeira on the beauty of Madeira, 1939 Strong in Her Girls: The Madeira School Centennial History 1906–2006

We look forward to welcoming you back to Greenway.

Register @ or call 1.800.893.2419

Committee Members


Anne Glazebrook Kehoe Jean Milholland Shriver

Coke Anne Murchison Wilcox Lucille Pendleton


Read Penson Gendler

Catharine Bieser Black

Anne Stickney



Stuart Blue

Caroline Baldwin Kahl

Gilchrist Smoot Phillips

Wendy Chinn Curtis

Sarah Glenn Grise

Betsy Clement Roak

Catherine Grubbs Laws

Christiana Aretta Rodriguez

Marion Dewar Bell

Meredith Mack Elvidge

Alice Fales Stewart

Debra Mayer


Kristen Cogar Burtle Brodie Coggeshall Kight

Caroline “Cate” Tower Morris

Freddy French McFerran

Kendall Speck Smith


Judy Gildersleeve duPont

Katy Steele

Patricia Anyaso Sasser

Lisa Heun Locke

Kim Williamson Darden

Jane Chellgren Stiteler

Betty Johnston Lawson Jackie Loomis Quillen Bettie McGowin Miller Lisa Meyer Nancy Miller Montgomery Inez Noble Black


Nancy J. Hillengas Julia Jackson Bellinger Robin Patrowicz Gart Lynn Stein Cassady

Victoria Parkin-Fesmire


Vin Plumley Packard

Laura Anderson Hendell

Katharine Ryan Selznick

Kassie Benham

Julie Thomas Obering

Susie Bryan Kondracki


Mary North Church Cooper

Feroline Burrage Higginson

Ashley Peeples Oberlin

Jane Cannon

Elizabeth Quainton Anderman

Cathy Harris Shraga

Catherine Salisbury

Kitty McGraw Berry

Ingrid Schneider

Lanique Eubanks Kafi N. Sanders Amanda Schall Katie Smith Hopewood 2000

Caroline Christy Laura De Sole Eleni Garbis Simmoneau Morgan Lloyd Alexis Merin Kathryn “Kat” Moore 2005

Julia Cadwallender Hallie Fox

Schedule of Events Friday, April 23

Lucy & Co., The Madeira School store, will be open 11:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. A hospitality area will be available in the Student Center Lounge.

8:30 a.m. – 8:30 p.m. Student Center

Reunions Registration

9:00 – 9:45 a.m.

Class Visits or Student Led Campus Tours

10:45 – 11:45 a.m. Auditorium

Elisabeth Griffith Women’s Leadership Lecture Series Speaker

Noon Main Terrace

Luncheon with the Headmistress

1:00 – 2:00 p.m. Lecture Hall

Reunion Master Class MAD Science: Girls Engineering Change

1:15 – 2:30 p.m.

Explore Hidden Greenway by Bus

2:00 – 2:30 p.m.

Class Visits or Student Led Campus Tours

2:30 – 3:45 p.m. Lecture Hall

“Madeira Women Have Something to Say”

Alumnae Panel

3:45 – 4:45 p.m. Lecture Hall

Student Panel

4:15 p.m.

Softball Home Game vs. The Potomac School

5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Main Living Room

Cocktail Reception for all Reunion Classes

7:15 p.m.

Class of 1960 Leading Ladies Celebration Dinner

Dr. Griffith’s Home

Class photo taken before dinner

7:30 – 9:30 p.m. Main Terrace

Dinner for all Reunion Classes

Day in the Life of a Madeira Girl

Class photos taken during dinner

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Saturday, April 24

Lucy & Co. will be open 11:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. A hospitality area will be available in the Student Center Lounge.

8:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. Student Center

Reunions Registration

8:00 – 10:15 a.m. Dining Hall


9:00 – 9:45 a.m. Art Studio

Remembering Marcia Myers Adams Art Teacher and Department Chair

Continental Breakfast 9:00 – 11:45 a.m. 9:00 – 11:30 a.m.

Alumnae Association Leadership Council Meets Reunion Camp

Enjoy the following activities or take time to visit with friends. Hike to Black Pond Giant Swing Zip Wire Orienteering (map and compass) Visit to the Stables Tennis Clinic Greenway by Bus 9:30 – 11:00 a.m. Fiction Room

Alumnae Coffee Hosted by the Black Student Union

10:00 – 10:45 a.m.

Alumnae Memorial Service

Reverend Marnie Silbert ’72 11:00 – 11:45 a.m. Lecture Hall 12:00 – 1:30 p.m. Main Terrace

State of the School

Alumnae Awards Luncheon

Hosted by the Alumnae Association Leadership Council

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Saturday, April 24 1:45 – 3:00 p.m. Lecture Hall 3:30 – 5:30 p.m. Main Terrace & Bluff

“Madeira Women Have Something to Say”

Alumnae Panel Farewell Tea for Headmistress Elisabeth Griffith

Class Dinners

Coordinate with your reunion committee for your class gathering. Leading Ladies Dinner for the Class of 1960 Silver Reunion Dinner for the Class of 1985

Sunday, April 25 10:30 a.m. – 12:45 p.m. Dining Hall

Bon Voyage Brunch and Weekend Slideshow

Hike Madeira’s Trails

The Board of Directors and The Committee to Salute

Headmistress Elisabeth Griffith

invite you to join the Madeira Community for a tea in her honor

S AT U R DAY, A P R I L 2 4 , 2 0 1 0 3 : 3 0 – 5 : 3 0 P. M .

RSVP By March 29 to Leslie Withers: or 703.556.8372

Registration We expect strong attendance for Reunions 2010 — please help us make your return to Greenway an enjoyable one by submitting your registration materials no later than Friday, March 26, via phone, 800.893.2419, or online at It is essential that all alumnae and guests formally register to participate in any facet of Reunions 2010.

Fees & Cancellations Option 1: All Inclusive Weekend Reunions Weekend Fee, $125.00 Reunions Weekend Fee for Class of 2005, $60.00 Option 2: À la Carte Weekend Registration Fee (Required), $25.00

Friday: Friday Lunch and Activities, $20.00 Friday Cocktails and Dinner, $45.00 Saturday: On Campus Meals and Activities, $35.00 Sunday: Complimentary Brunch The registration deadline is March 26. All fees are payable in advance. Cancellations received prior to April 2 will be refunded less a $50 handling fee. No refunds can be made for cancellations received after April 2.

Register @ or call 1.800.893.2419

Hotel Information The Madeira School has established a special rate at the Hilton McLean Tysons Corner for the weekend: Hilton McLean Tysons Corner 7920 Jones Branch Drive, McLean, Virginia 22102 1-800-HILTONS or 703.847.5000 The room rate is $89 for a single occupancy room and $99 for a double occupancy room. To make your reservation by phone, please call 1-800-HILTONS or 703.847.5000 and request the Hilton McLean in Tysons. Reservations can be secured under the group name The Madeira School or the group code TMS. To make your reservation online, please visit Select the dates you wish to make the reservation for and click GO. Scroll down to Special Accounts and Rates and enter TMS in the Group/Convention field. You will then be able to select the type of room you would like to book and secure your reservation. Other Tysons Corner hotels, at which Madeira does not hold room blocks, include: Sheraton Premiere 8661 Leesburg Pike, Vienna, Virginia 22182 703.448.1234 Residence Inn by Marriott 8616 Westwood Center Drive Vienna, Virginia 22182 703.893.0120 Ritz-Carlton 1700 Tysons Boulevard McLean, Virginia 22102 703.506.4300 Westin 7801 Leesburg Pike Falls Church, Virginia 22043 703.893.1340

Travel Information Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) National is approximately thirty minutes from Madeira and is Metro accessible. ( Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) Dulles is approximately thirty minutes from Madeira. ( Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) BWI is approximately one hour from Madeira. ( Union Station Amtrak trains terminating at Union Station are Metro accessible. ( West Falls Church Metro The nearest Metro stop to Madeira is West Falls Church on the Orange Line. It is approximately twenty minutes by taxi from Madeira. (

Transportation Information Private Executive Services Contact James Jones at 703.975.7920 or for private car service. Shuttle Service Madeira will provide shuttle service from the Hilton McLean to campus throughout each day. A complete schedule of pick-up and drop-off times will be available at the hotel and the Reunions Registration desk.

Register @ or call 1.800.893.2419

Attire The dress for Reunions 2010 is both comfortable and casual. Don’t forget to pack your Red and White and, as always, come prepared to do a good bit of walking around campus. Feel free to dress up for class dinners. The weather in April can be unpredictable. We suggest you bring a light sweater and an umbrella, just in case!

Arrival When you arrive on campus, check in at the Student Center to receive your nametag, weekend program, and other important information. For security purposes, your nametag must be worn at all times and will be necessary to attend all on and off campus events.

Alumnae Office Please do not hesitate to contact the Alumnae Office with any questions. Holland Williams ’83 Director of Alumnae Relations and Reunion Giving 703.556.8223 or Rebecca Sparks

Assistant Director of Alumnae Relations 703.556.8232 or Facebook page: Madeira Alumnae

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Reunions 2010 Brochure  
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Reunions 2010 Registration and activity brochure