Homecoming Week was kicked off at Refugio High School on Monday with daily activities for the students including dress up days.
The Refugio Former Students Association will host a free hot dog and drinks reception at the RHS Cafeteria at 4:30 p.m.
The classes of 1958, 1978, 1988 and 1998 have planned reunions. The class of 1958 will hold a weekend reunion that commences in Refugio on Friday night with a pre-game dinner at the Refugio VFW Hall at 4:30 p.m. The reunion will continue in Corpus Christi on Saturday and Sunday.
The class of 1978 will commence its 30-year reunion at the football game. A post-game tail-gate party is planned at Roland Jaso’s residence. Festivities will continue on Saturday. For more information, contact Valerie Sledge Norris at 361 526-1721.
The class of 1988 will meet at the football game. On Saturday, an all-alumni dance will be held from 9-1 p.m. at Padilla Hall at the fairgrounds. For additional details, call Jennifer Perez-Lara at 361 646-3131 or Sonia Castillo at 361 526-4855.
The Refugio High class of 1998 will get together for a reunion at the game. After the game, class members will meet on the back patio at the Hay Barn on SH 202..
On Saturday Oct. 25, a Class of ‘98 family-friendly picnic will be held in the Lions/Shelly Park at 3 p.m.
Saturday Night, class members will attend the all-alumni dance at Padilla Hall, at the Refugio County Fairgrounds from 9-1. A $5 fee will be charge.
For additional information or to volunteer to help, please contact Erin Freeman at 210-269-3152 or Michelle Nesloney at 361-237-8333.
The class of 1958 will tour the USS Lexington and the Texas State Aquarium and other attractions on Saturday, with free time for visiting at the Holiday Inn Emerald Beach. A Fabulous Fifties jubilee and Banquet will get underway at 6 p.m. Guest speakers will be Bill Anderson, class of 1954; and Joe Galloway, class of 1959.
An alumni breakfast begins on Sunday, Oct. 26 at 9 a.m. at Holiday Inn Emerald Beach.