The Gideon Alumni Association
The 45th Annual Gideon Homecoming
Sept 2nd - 4th Hosted by the Class of 1971 with special guest the Class of 1970
Thursday, Sept 2 - Contest: There are NEW pageants this year for all Gideon Elementary girls.
Starting at 6pm in the school cafeteria: Gideon Junior King and Queen, Petite Miss Gideon, and Tween Miss Gideon
Friday Night. Sept 3rd Events.
5 pm Fish Fry hosted by the Bootheel Art Center and The Garden Shed. More details are to come on this event
6 pm in the cafeteria - Junior Miss Gideon and Miss Gideon Contest. All former queens are encouraged to attend so that they can be recognized between the pageants.
All pageants are sponsored by the Gideon Community Woman's Club
Plan Ahead! Reserve your booth space on the school grounds
for Saturday by calling Vonda Earnheart at 573-281-0057
7:00am - 9:30am at the Community Center
Held in the Old Gym from 10am - 12pm.
Enjoy free refreshments while visiting with friends.
Registration for Alumni thru 1971
Meet and Congratulate the 50 year class
Hosted by the Class of 1971
NEW!!! Photo Contest - Photos will be located in the old gym for viewing. Winners will be announced after the parade. More details will be coming soon on how to enter your photographs.
Visit the Alumni Booth
Located on the school grounds
- Registration for Alumni from 1970 & up
- Enter for Door Prize
- Purchase and/or Pick Up Alumni Tumblers- $25
Visit the Gideon Museum at the Community Center Building 8am - 10am and 1pm - 3pm.
You might also want to take a stroll through the Courtyard!
Parade Starts at 1pm!
Line-up at Bradshaw Funeral Home.
Judging of floats at 12:30pm.
Theme-designed floats considered for prizes.
Address parade questions to:
Vonda Earnheart (Smith)
Cell (573) 281-0057
Music, Games, Crafts & Food Booths on the grounds from 10am - 3 pm.
Alumni Dinner Saturday Sep 4th - 6pm - School Cafeteria
Tickets: $20 per person plus $5 Alumni dues = Total: $25
To have an accurate count for the dinner cater all tickets MUST be ordered and paid for
ON or BEFORE AUGUST 20
NO TICKETS WILL BE SOLD ON THE GROUNDS ON SATURDAY.
RESERVED TICKETS CAN BE PICKED UP
AT THE INFO TENT ON THE GROUNDS
A great evening is planned with wonderful food, decorations and the evening's entertainment will be of a theme,
provided by the Class of 1971
To receive your ticket by mail, send self addressed stamped envelope with your request and payment to:
PO Box 373
Gideon MO 63848
Please make checks payable to Gideon Alumni Association.
The GHS Fellowship of Christian Athletes will assist in serving at the dinner.
Tips will be appreciated by these young folks and will go toward the FCA Fund.
Walk of Fame
Bricks are still available at the Bell Site.
$30/brick; 3 lines; 15 characters/line
Contact Leslie McCain Lacewell ~ Ph: 573-718-1762
If you would like to donate a yearbook to the museum please contact us.
Alumni meetings are held the 4th Thursday of each month from March thru September
Place: Gideon Community Center
EVERYONE IS WELCOME TO ATTEND!
TOUR of the BOOTHEEL CPAC (Cultural and Performing Arts Center -- formerly the Methodist Church )
and other activities planned by the Arts Center. Contact for this is Donna Lawrence Gales or her daughter, Carla
K. Borden. The Center will be open all day! Contact Donna Gales at email@example.com or 601-896-4878.