Celebrating 40 years since the Class of 1973 Graduated (or attended!!)

Classes of 1971 thru 1975 invited for a dinner banquet on Saturday, May 25, 2013

The Class of 1973 and friends are organizing a reunion marking 40 years since we graduated/attended Kelly High School. 

The Reunion Dinner Banquet will be held on Saturday, May 25, 2013 at 6:30pm for drinks and 7:30pm for dinner. Party goes on until 11:30pm and then the Hotel Lounge is open until 2:00am so there is plenty of time to meet, greet and have fun.

The Event Dinner Banquet will be held in the Terrace Room at the William Tell Banquet & Conference Center located at the Holiday Inn at 6201 Joliet Road, Countryside, Illinois. 60525.  Map it!

All Graduates (and potential graduates) of 1973 and all those who were in school during the years of 1971 thru 1975, are considered Friends of Class of '73 and are invited. If you know of a lost classmates or one you are in constant contact with please be sure they are aware of our plans. The attire for this event is business casual (or better). No jeans, t-shirts, shorts, gym shoes or similar attire. 

The banquet cost per person is $73.00.  Included in this cost are the banquet dinner, cocktail hour open bar, music, banquet room, all taxes, fees, gratuities, donation to Kelly HS and miscellaneous organization costs. After dinner there will be a cash bar for the remainder of the evening. 

Cost is $93.00 at the door...tonight CASH ONLY

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A commemorative program book will be available to all banquet attendees. 


The Terrace Banquet Room is part of the Holiday Inn Hotel. They are holding a block of rooms at our special rate of $99.00/night. If you want to stay at the hotel you must call the hotel directly and make your own reservations. The number is 708-354-4200. Please use "KHR" as your group code to be eligible for the discounted rate.. The organizing committee is discouraging all participants from drinking and driving so reserve your room now. You can also register online using the Holiday Inn tool - Click HERE

The Holiday Inn is holding our discounted room rate only thru April 15th. The hotel has plenty of amenities so make your visit an extended one. The discounted rate is good for as long you want to make your reservation for that Memorial Holiday week-end. Check out pictures HERE!

PICNIC - Sunday, May 26, 2013 11am - 8pm at Sundown Meadow Forest Preserve Grove #2. The grove has a shelter, has one large grill and it is less than 1 mile from the Countryside Holiday Inn Hotel that our lodging and banquet are at. Map HERE

Bring your own small grills, food and drink. We will have charcoal, paper plates, napkins, cups, utensils. Alcohol is allowed but no glass containers are allowed in the forest preserve. 

GOLF OUTING - Sunday, May 26, 2013 at Flagg Creek in Countryside. There will be a nine hole golf outing on Sunday, May 26th and we plan on timing the conclusion so all golfers can head over to the picnic after golfing. More details will be available as they are finalized. Email Ernie Aguilar ( to reserve your spot.


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