AADC Event Registration

Join sister alumnae at upcoming AADC events. Please click on event links for more information and registration. We update this page on an ongoing basis, so please check back. We look forward to seeing you soon!

Sunday, October 15, 2017, Meet at 12:00 noon 
AADC Young Alumnae Network “YAN-o-Ween” at Terhune Orchards in Princeton
All alumnae invited to join us for the second annual AADC YAN event for a day of family fun at Terhune Orchards whose “Fall Festival” features all the favorite activities at the farm and live music.  Admission to the festival area is $8 (for ages 3 and up). YAN will meet up at 12 noon for lunch under the big tent. Lunch will also be available for purchase. There is no admission fee to go to the farm store, winery or to pick-your-own apples. Parking available at Terhune.
RSVP to aadcyan@gmail.com

Thursday, October 19, 2017 at 7:00 pm, Trayes Hall, Douglass Student Center
AADC Presents the 2017 L’Hommedieu Lecture with Nicholas Kristof: 
“A Path Appears: How Women Can Change the World” 
To be delivered by Nicholas Kristof: Journalist, Columnist, Best-Selling Author & Winner of two Pulitzers. This lecture is made possible through the bequest of Frances Bradley L’Hommedieu, a 1926 graduate. This event is free and open to the public. Registration is required.

Friday, October 20, 2017
AADC Wilmington, North Carolina, Regional Connection Group Gathering for Luncheon
Calling all alumnae living in the Wilmington, North Carolina, area! Join us at Bluewater Grille in Wrightsville Beach for lunch at 12:00 noon. Enjoy waterfront dining and connecting with sister alumnae on Friday, October 20.

RSVP to Chair Donna Coulson ’77 at coulsondonna@gmail.com

Sunday, October 22, 2017
AADC Brunch and Tour Outing in Philadelphia
Positano Coast and Museum of the American Revolution in Philadelphia, PA 11:30 am – 3:30 pm
Join sister alumnae for brunch and a tour of the new Museum of the American Revolution. Few seats remaining – Register by October 15, guest list limited to 30 people

Tuesday, October 24, 2017
AADC Memorabilia Committee Workshop: Caring for Photographs
Join us for this workshop “Caring for Photographs,” presented by Janet Riemer ’56, a retired Preservation Archivist, who will share her expertise. Refreshments at 12:30 pm, workshop from 1:30 to 2:30 pm. RSVP to etoth@douglassalumnae.org

Thursday, October 26, 2017
AADC New York City Regional Connection Group Outing – Chihuly Nights
New York Botanical Gardens in New York City, NY, 6:00 pm
Meet up with sister alumnae to view Chihuly’s works of art, dramatically illuminated in the gardens. Registration closed: event is sold out.

Sunday, October 29, 2017
AADC Central New Jersey Regional Connection Group Gathering
Join sister alumnae in the Central New Jersey region for a gathering at the Flemington home of Debbie Lynch ’79. Enjoy remarks from AADC leadership and an historical presentation on suffragists, as actress/storyteller Laurie MacDonnell-Gaulke shares the voices of  women, both famous and unknown, who fought for women’s right to vote. Register online.

Saturday, November 4, 2017 
AADC Black Alumnae Network’s Evelyn Sermons Field ’49 Literary Society Discussion, Alumnae Center, 12:30 pm
Join us for our discussion about “Behold The Dreamers,” by Imbolo Mbue ’02, recipient of the 2017 PEN/Faulkner Award and an Oprah’s Book Club pick. Light snacks and water will be provided. Participants are encouraged to bring healthy snacks to share, in keeping with our health and wellness theme for the year. RSVP to aadc.blackalumnaenetwork@gmail.com

Saturday, November 11, 2017
Fall Alumnae Council & Luncheon, Neilson Dining Hall, 8:30 am
All alumnae are welcome to attend this important and informative meeting, which is held bi-annually to provide updates on the Associate Alumnae of Douglass College. We especially encourage Class Officers, particularly Alumnae Council Representatives, to attend this meeting and share pertinent information with their classmates.  Luncheon immediately following, which includes the presentation of the 2017 Corwin Award to Debra Lynch ’79. Register online.

Sunday, December 3, 2017
AADC Young Alumnae Network Treat YANself Event
Ruth Schilling Hennessy Alumnae Center
Young Alumnae Network hosts a free health and wellness social, open to all alumnae. Registration will be available soon.

Sunday, December 10, 2017
AADC New York City Regional Connection Group Lunch & Theater Outing – “The Band’s Visit”
New York City, NY
Enjoy a luncheon and matinee performance of “The Band’s Visit” and a meet-and-greet with the cast. SOLD OUT – registration closed.


AADC 95th Anniverary Weekend and Alumnae Reunion Weekend 2018, Thursday, April 19 to Saturday, April 21
We are celebrating our 95th anniversary milestone all year long. Stay tuned for more information about this exciting weekend heralding milestone reunion classes with years ending in 3 and 8, and welcoming all alumnae to celebrate at events, including: An Evening to Honor AADC Benefactors (invite only event) on Thursday; Reunion 2018 Vanguard Luncheon with the 50th Reunion Class of 1968 Induction into the Vanguard Fifty Society on Friday; Reunion Convocation with AADC Alumnae Awards Ceremony in Voorhees Chapel on Saturday morning, followed by the Sisterhood Picnic; culminating in the AADC Forward Together Gala: From Our Founding Into Our Future on Saturday evening at New Brunwick’s Heldrich Hotel.

Saturday, February 3, 2018
AADC Young Alumnae Network Cabin Fever & Sweet Treat Competition
Ruth Schilling Hennessy Alumnae Center
This popular event offers alumnae an opportunity to connect through creative and tasty endeavors. Registration coming soon!

March 2018 (Date to be announced)
Annual Zagoren Lecture
Trayes Hall, Douglass Student Center
Public lecture created to honor the late Adelaide Marcus Zagoren ’40 that highlights an alumna speaker.

Saturday, May 5, 2018
Spring Alumnae Council
Douglass Student Center, 8:30 am
Bi-annual meeting for current alumnae leaders.