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Reunions

The Alumni Association does not organize, administer, or follow up on any of the following class reunions. The information here is provided to us by the Class' reunion organizer and may or may not be accurate or up-to-date at the time of reading. Please confirm all information with your class contact. (Old reunion information is left on this page unless updated or removed by request. See information under the left menu.)

If you do not find a listing here for your class, check to see if your class has a Web site or are part of a social site. Reunion and other class events are also posted on our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/mckinleyalumni.

Class of 1933

The East Room at the Pagoda Hotel will be the setting for the gala 70th Reunion for this class on November 4, 2003. This class meets regularly every year with attendance of about 120, including classmates and spouses and friends, but for this important milestone event, hopes to double that number.

For information. call Carol (Nishimura) Oda at (808) 596-2117 or Hinayo (Fujii) Shichida at (808) 941-3672.

Class of 1938

July 26, 2003 has been selected as the date for the 65th Reunion for this class and the place chosen is the Pagoda Hotel. The following persons may be contacted:

  • Ralph Kaiura: (808) 732-3132
  • Ethel (Michimoto) Kiyonaga: (808) 988-6792
  • Edna (Wlson) Rennoe: (808) 536-8058
  • Hilda (Mock) Pang: (808) 734-7536

Class of 1943

Several classmates are planning a get-together in 2010 to celebrate our turning 85. A no-host lunch at Chinn's Buffet Restaurant on Waialae Ave, across from Kahala Mall in Honolulu, has been suggested. In order to make timely reservations, we need to have input from classmates as to their interest in attending.

Also, we would like to know which month would be convenient for most classmates.

Please contact Maile Lorch Duvauchelle at (808) 833-8842, by email to Maileld@aol.com, or by mail to 5122 Likini St. #213, Honolulu, HI 96818. 

Class of 1946

TALK STORY 10, SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 7 TO FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER
12, 2014, CALIFORNIA HOTEL, LAS VEGAS, NEVADA: Hospitality
Room, Relaxing, Pupus, Snacks, Drinks & Refreshments, Handcraft
Classes For Ladies, Special Visits are planned for Shopping and
Shows.

Our Travel Arrangement Committee Member, ever-efficient Gail
Matsumoto will do her best to get you the best prices available for
your plane, room and food packages. We have four optional plans
to get you there with no fuss, so be sure to call Gail at (808) 533-3691 or (808) 220-6890 today.

We apologize we are not able to confirm any other plans or prices due to
this early stage of our planning. Therefore it it imperative that you contact
either Edmund Leong (808) 373-3882 Class Reunion Committee Coordinator
or Gail to inform us of your interest to attend TS10 LV.

69th YEAR REUNION LUNCHEON, SUNDAY, APRIL 19, 2015: The Two-Times-A-Year-Reunion format for the class will continue with reservations already confirmed for our 69th Year Reunion Luncheon on Sunday, April 19, 2015 at the Honolulu Country Club in Salt Lake. Please mark and reserve this date in your calendar now! Any questions or suggestions, please call Edmund Leong at (808) 373-3882 or Ernest Uyetake at (808)595-4957 or email class1946mhs@hawaiiantel.net.

Class of 1947

The class of 1947 will celebrate their 64th reunion banquet on Sunday, October 16, 2011, at the Treetops Restaurant. Time: 10 am to 2 pm. Cost is $20.00 for a buffet luncheon. We will also have an informal mini reunion in Las Vegas from November 10-14, 2011. Please call Raymond Sakamoto (chairman) for banquet at (808) 247-3857; Doris Gushi (chairperson) for Las Vegas at 422-5901.

Class of 1948

The 80th birthday reunions are scheduled for:

Honolulu Buffet Luncheon
Tuesday, September 14, 2010
Hale Koa Hotel – Waikiki Room
10:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Cost: $40

Las Vegas Dinner Banquet
Thursday, September 23, 2010
California Hotel – Maile Room
5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Cost: $30
*There will also be a Slot Machine Tournament on September 23 at 10:00 a.m. at Main Street Casino, Cost: $15.

For further information call Jean Yamamoto Izu at (808) 261-5973 or Helen Shimizu Gomi at (808) 261-1040.

Class of 1949

Reunion
Thursday, April 26, 2012
Treetops Restaurant
11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Contact: Dorothy Inouye, 988-4088; Harold Isono, 988-2895; or Ben Iwasaki, 671-7640

Class of 1952

77th Birthday Reunion
August 4 through August 6, 2011

There are plans to attend the McKinley Alumni Assocation Membership Fest at the Treetops Restaurant in Manoa.

60th Anniversary Class Reunion
January 22 through January 28, 2012

The Class is scheduled to attend the January 28th Mckinley Alumni Association Brunch at the Japanese Cultural Center (JCC) of Hawaii in Moiliili.

If interested, call Richard Sakamoto at (808) 988-6661.

Class of 1953

Class of 1953 will celebrate their 75th birthday with a reunion at the California Hotel Casino/Main Street Hotel in Las Vegas from August 23-26, 2010. For details, information, or to be added to the list, please write to:

Elsie (Hirano) Fujino
18832 So. Wilton Place
Torrance, CA 90504

Overseers of the ’53 committee are Wallace Higa and Thomas Hayashi.

Class of 1954

The Class will celebrate its Annual Halloween Luncheon on Thursday, October 30, 2014, at Tsukiji Fish Market and Restaurant, Ala Moana Shopping Center. Participants are encouraged to have appropriate costumes to enter the various contests for being “best dressed” to celebrate Halloween. Additional information on the Luncheon was provided in the May 8,2014 Class Newsletter. The Reunion Committee is still accepting reservations to attend this fun-filled celebration.

Contact: Bob/Janie Iwai (808) 395-8357 for info.

Class of 1955

Annual Luncheon

Date: Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Place: C'est Si Bon Restaurant, Pagoda Hotel
Cost: $25 per person
Contact: Geraldine "Tomita" Taoka at (808) 947-5224 or Ralph Ohara at (808) 395-9172

60th Reunion Banquet & Las Vegas 60th Reunion Events
Scheduled for 2015. More information will be announced when all events confirmed. Contact: Beverly Palenapa at (808) 395-1188 or at pale55@hawaii.rr.com.

Class of 1956

The 6th “Year of the Tiger” celebration will be a Las Vegas get together from November 10-15, 2010.

Activities that are planned include:

  • regular golf and mini golf tournaments
  • Viva Elvis show at the new Aria Theater at Century Ceity
  • bowling at Sam’s Town
  • a banquet at California Hotel’s ‘Ohana Room
  • slot tournament at Main Street Station
  • an all-day bus tour to the Grand Canyon

So come on and join the “Year of the Tigers” in Vegas. Call Mary Okumoto Fujihana (Vacations Hawaii) at (808) 839-4197 or (808) 226-0661 (cell) for air reservations or rooms at California or Main Street Station hotels. Call Millie Itomitsu Asato at (808) 551-9116 for more information. There should be classmates from California and Vegas joining us at these events.

Class of 1957

The Class of 1957 will gather in April 2014 for three days of activities to celebrate their 75th birthday and then again in September for the annual Las Vegas Bash. Contact Tom Katsuyoshi at (808) 394-0509 for more information.

  1. Welcome Reception - visit with classmates, talk story, enjoy the food, Hawaiian music and an evening of togetherness.
    Wednesday, April 23, 2014 (5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.)
    Natsunoya Tea House/Alewa Heights
    Cost: $25/heavy pupus BYOB
     
  2. Trolley Ride and Lunch - ride through the streets in the neighborhoods where you grew up. Have lunch with your friends after the trolley ride.
    Thursday, April 24, 2014 (8:45 a.m. - noon)
    Meet at Honpa Hongwangi Church
    Cost: $15
     
    Optional: Lunch at Wah Kung Restaurant (Mapunapuna)
    Time for Lunch: 12:30 p.m.
    Cost: $20
     
  3. Birthday Celebration - Lunch Buffet
    Sunday, April 27, 2014 (9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.)
    Hale Ikena/Fort Shafter
    Cost: $25 for classmates, $35 for guests
     
  4. Las Vegas Reunion - Mark your calendar for September 15 - 19, 2014
    (activities to take place September 16, 17, 18...banquet on Sept. 17th)

 

Class of 1960

We’ll be 70 years YOUNG in 2012! This milestone will be celebrated with a luau and a golf tournament on August 25, 2012, at Ft. Shafter. If you don’t receive a flyer by April, please contact Lloyd Nakahara for details at (808) 623-5421, or lnakahara@hawaiiantel.net.

Class of 1961

70th Birthday Celebrations

Honolulu Luncheon:
Wednesday, May 8, 2013
Tree Tops at Paradise Park Restaurant
10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Cost: $20.00

Las Vegas Events:
May 13 – 17, 2013
Dinner on Tuesday, May 14, 2013 , 6 – 10 pm, Social Room, $40.00
Slot Tournament on Wednesday, May 15, 2013, 10:00 am & 10:30 am, $20.00 per session
Main Street Hotel and Casino

For more information , please e-mail to mckinleyhs1961@gmail.com or call one of the following: Amy Namihira Higa at (808) 227-0731; Kaaren Isa Takara at (808) 671-7359; Carl Kameoka at (808) 386-5871; or Henry Fujita at (808) 220-2754.

Class of 1962

50th reunion of the class of 1962
Saturday, July 21, 2012

The venu has not yet been decided. A golf tournament will take place on July 19, 2012. Other events are also being planned. Correspond with Charlene Wong via mail at Ikeda and Wong CPA, 1001 Bishop St. Honolulu, HI 96813. Or call Carl Sato (808) 592-5028. Submit your email for the reunion newsletter at mckinley1962@hotmail.com.

Class of 1964

50th Reunion Celebrations

I) Golf
Date: Friday, August 22, 2014
Contact: John Hamano at (808) 839-6196 or Clyde Hayashi at (808) 456-2863

II) Banquet
Date: Saturday, August 23, 2014
Place: Harbor View Center (Above Nico's Pier 38)
Time: 5:30pm to 9:30 pm
Cost: $50 per person
Make checks payable to: McKinley Reunion 1964
Deadline: Aug 1, 2014

Mail Checks to any of the following:

> Mike Fujii, 1720 Hoolehua Street, Pearl City, HI 96782
Phone: (808) 456-9032
Email: fujiim005@hawaii.rr.com

> Cherille Nakamatsu, 700 Richard Street #2301, Honolulu, Hi 96813
Phone: (808) 524-3382
Email: nakamatsc002@hawaii.rr.com

> Henry Kanda, 45-526 Mokulele Drive, Kaneohe, Hi 96744
Phone: (808) 247-2331
Email: kanda001@hawaii.rr.com


III) Las Vegas Trip Info
Dates: Wednesday Nov 12 thru Friday Nov 14, 2014
Location: Fremont Casino & Hotel
Details to follow

Class of 1965

The Class of 1965 Reunion will be held in Honolulu on October 2, 2010. Point of contact for more information and details is George Waialeale at (808) 737-4466 or email McKinleyHigh1965@aol.com.

Class of 1966

The Class of 1966 will be having their 45th Reunion on Saturday, October 15, 2011, at the Hale Koa Hotel from 5:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. The cost is $60 and includes the Oriental Buffet. No-host cocktails. Registration deadline is September 15, 2011. After that, there is a $10 late fee. Group photo is $10. Any inquiries can be made by contacting Vern Miyagi at (808) 294-0807 or email vmiyagi@gmail.com or Chieko Higuchi at (808) 623-1153 or email chiekohiguchi10@gmail.com.

Registration Form: PDF file | JPG file

Class of 1967

45th Reunion
The reunion will be held on Saturday, February 11, 2012. It will be at the Ala Moana Hotel from 5:30 to 10:30 p.m. For more information and updates, contact Jo Ann Abrazado at (808) 282-6828.

Class of 1968

The MHS class of 1968 will be holding their 45th Reunion on Saturday, August 17, 2013 at the Manoa Grand Ballroom in the Japanese Cultural Center of Hawaii, 2454 S. Beretania St.  Cost will be $60 per person, which includes a continental dinner buffet.  For more information, contact Corrinne or Derek Oshiro at (808) 595-7245.

Class of 1969

60th Birthday Reunion

Las Vegas, November 9-14, 2011. Dexter Suzuki is the contact person at (808) 779-3035 or email him at dsuzuki@hawaii.rr.com.

Class of 1970

40th Reunion
"Double Your Pleasure, Double Your Fun"

March 9, 2010 (Tuesday) - Dinner Banquet in Las Vegas, California Hotel

October 23, 2010 (Saturday) - Dinner Banquet in Hawaii, Honolulu Country Club

If Interested in attending either event, email mckhigh70@hotmail.com or call Steve Kaneshiro at (808) 927-8088 or Eileen (Kato) Umeda at (808) 595-4433.

PLEASE SPREAD THE WORD TO OTHER 1970 GRADS!!!

Class of 1972

40th Reunion

Saturday, August 25, 2012
5:30 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.
C’est Si Bon Ballroom, Pagoda Hotel at 1525 Rycroft Street, Honolulu, HI

Visit the Web site at www.mhs72hi.com or Facebook page at www.facebook.com/pages/McKinley-High-School-1972/296165357119360.

Class of 1974

60th Birthday Celebration With Hawaii74
For McKinley HS and eight other member schools

October 28-29, 2016
Orleans Hotel & Casino
Las Vegas, NV

Contact: Gareth Sakakida at gareth74@hawaii.rr.com

Class of 1976

35th Class Reunion
Saturday, August 27, 2011
Rumours
3 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Contact Darryl Fukuji
thefuj9@aol.com or (808) 554-5611

Class of 1977

35th Class Reunion
Saturday, July 14, 2012
Pagoda Hotel International Ballroom
5 p.m. to 11 p.m.

Cost is $65 per person until May 31, 2012; $75 on or after June 1, 2012. Donations are also being accepted.

If you're a class member or know of someone who is, please visit www.mckinley1977.com for details and the registration form.

If you would like a form sent to you, please write:
McKinley High School Class of 1977
P.O. Box 10025
Honolulu, HI 96816.

Hope to see you there!

Class of 1978

50th Birthday Las Vegas Reunion

  • Welcome Tigers! Gathering Spot on Friday, September 24, 2010.
  • Birthday Bash Dinner on Saturday, September 25, 2010 at The Orleans Hotel, and 
  • "Hangover Brunch" on Sunday, September 26, 2010 also at the Orleans.

August 8, 2010 is the final deadline for RSVP registration and $100 fee for the birthday bash and brunch.

Contact us to update your info and get the latest scoops! Check out our Web site and registration info at www.McKinley1978.com or email us at mckinley1978hawaii@yahoo.com or phone (808) 595-2785.

Class of 1979

McKINLEY FIVE-O IN VEGAS
Class of '79 is celebrating their 50th+ birthday in Las Vegas August 16 - Aug. 21, 2011. For details contact Bev Palenapa, trip coordinator, at (808) 395-1188 or pale55@hawaii.rr.com.

Reservation Deadline: August 1, 2011.

Class of 1980

The 30th reunion has been set. View the Reunion Flyer posted on Facebook or visit their McKinley High School Class of 1980 Facebook group.

Please submit current contact information (name (with maiden if married), address, phone number, and email) to: 

Class of 1983

2008 will mark the 25th year since graduation for the Mighty Class of 1983!! The 25th Reunion Committee is gearing up and will be holding a number of coordination meetings in the coming months leading up to the 25th Reunion in the Fall of 2008. To assist with the reunion, find out more information, or just to stay in touch, please send an e-mail to mhs83reunion@hotmail.com.

Class of 1985

30th REUNION

Saturday, July 11, 2015
9 pm - 2 am

Waikiki Beach Marriott Resort & Spa
2552 Kalakaua Ave, Honolulu, Hawaii 96815

Visit the FB event page.

You can also join the class's FB group.

Class of 1986

20th Reunion
Saturday, July 8, 2006
7:00 - 10:00 p.m.
Ocean Club, Restaurant Row (call (808) 531-8444 if you need directions)

$15.00 per person (includes 2 drinks plus pupus / FREE entry for
anyone who was ever a member of the McKinley Class of '86 AND is coming from
outside O'ahu (just bring an airline ticket stub or an ID to show that you
normally live someplace else).

Dress Code:

  • GUYS: SUGGESTED: collared shirt (long or short sleeve) and slacks (jeans ok). NO sandals or slippers. No shorts. NO t-shirts. NO hats.
  • GIRLS: NO Beachwear. NO athletic wear. NO rubber slippers.

Show up and pay at the door. No need to RSVP or prepay for tickets. Just come!
We'll share food, drinks, and fun!

Class of 1987

The class is planning the 20th reunion.

Visit www.mckinleyclassof87.com for more information.

Class of 1989

20th Class Reunion July 18 & 19, 2009. Updating contact information. Email mckinleytigers89@yahoo.com and visit www.classreport.org/usa/hi/honolulu/pwmhs/1989.

Class of 1990

We're going to Vegas!!!

The Vegas reunion will take place on October 1-3, 2010. The venues and events are still being determined. View more info on the Facebook post or visit http://mckinley1990.tripod.com for information.

A group page is also on facebook.com (if you don't know how to find the group, type in "McKinley High School (Honolulu, HI) Class of 1990" in the search box on Facebook.)

Class of 1991

*******Updated 5/19/11*******

Friday, July 15, 2011 for the club night at Pearl, 5:45 pm - 9 pm. The cost is $45 per person, which includes food.

Sunday, July 17, 2011 for the family day get-together. 10 am - 2pm at Rainbow Bay Marina. $9/adults, $5/children.

Tickets can be purchased at our Web site: www.mhs91.com

Check our McKinley High School c/o '91 (Honolulu, HI) Facebook page or www.mhs91.com Web site for more information. Friends of the Class of 1991 are also welcome. Any questions? Want to help? Please email the committee at mhs91hi@gmail.com.

Class of 1993

The class has created a Class of 1993 facebook group page and is trying to set up a get-together.

Join the facebook group and update your contact info for their mailing list.

Contact email: mckinleyclassof1993@gmail.com.

Class of 1994

Come join us for our 15-year reunion!

Saturday, August 8, 2009
8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at Ala Moana Beach Park's Keyhole. This is the grassy oval area between the tennis courts and the Lawn Bowling building.

Come join us for a potluck style, family-friendly day of fun in the sun.

Contact Ho'ala Greevy at (808) 356-2552 or hg@pauspam.net for more info.

Class of 1995

The Class of 1995 is inviting any and all alumni to their 15th reunion in Vegas. They are looking for a minimum of 60 people to commit by 4/22/10. Visit their site or email directly at mckinley1995@gmail.com with any questions.

Visit the Web site at http://sites.google.com/site/tigerpride1995/ or the McKinley 1995 Facebook Group.

Class of 1996

10-Year Reunion!!!

We will be getting together on Friday, December 29th, 7 p.m. at The Ocean Club in Restaurant Row. Cost is $20 per person which includes admission, two drink tickets, pupus, and door prizes.

Please RSVP by December 20th to Mckinley1996@yahoo.com
Mail Payment (checks payable to Kelli Sato) to:
McKinley Class of 1996
P.O. Box 8785
Honolulu, HI 96830-8785

Class of 1997

The planning for the 10th-year reunion has begun. Classmates interested in attending can email Lucie at luciedqueen@yahoo.com. Or visit http://360.yahoo.com/mckinley97.

Class of 1998

Aloha Class of 1998'ers!
The reunion will be held in August 2008.
Visit www.myspace.com/mckinley1998 for 10-year reunion updates. Please send in your contact information to mckinley_1998@hotmail.com ASAP, you don't want to miss out!

In addition to fundraisers, we are also seeking your donations to make this an unforgettable event. No amount is too small, every donation counts. Make checks payable to "McKinley High School Class of 1998."

Please mail checks to:
Sylvia Zhuang
1188 Bishop Street Suite 1010
Honolulu, HI 96813

Class of 1999

15th Reunion

Class of 1999 is having their reunion on Saturday, August 16, 2014 at Jade Dynasty (3rd floor of Ala Moana Shopping Center). It will start at 5:30 pm. The class does not have a Treasurer (yet) but being that a table is charged $300 and holds 10 people, attendees will likely to be charged $30.

Those interested in attending are encouraged to join and check out the McKinley High School class of 1999 Facebook page at www.facebook.com/groups/93212375625/

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