Your ticket purchase to the Graduation Kick-Off 5.27.16 is your RSVP. Please purchase your tickets by May 13, 2016.

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On Friday, May 27, the Deerfield Parents network (DPN) hosts a dinner for the graduates and their parents/guardians. There will be a per person fee for this optional dinner. Please watch your inbox for an invitation from the DPN through EventBrite. Questions should be directed to Liz Logie ( or Elizabeth Kilgallon (

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Deerfield Academy Graduation Weekend Kickoff, 5.27.16

Celebration of the Senior Class, Hosted by the Deerfield Parents Network

What? Grab your grad to be and join the DPN for a casual party–cocktails, fun and inventive cuisine, entertainment, and dancing!

Where? Under a tent at the Pocumtuck Valley Memorial Hall (10 Memorial Street, Deerfield), a short walk from campus. Handicapped parking and facilities available.

Who? Space dictates that we must limit attendance only to the graduate and his/her parents or guardians. (No exceptions!)

Fancy Clothes Needed? No! Put on your jeans and leave the ties and high heels behind!

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How do I RSVP?:  Your ticket purchase is your RSVP. There will be check-in at the event. Please purchase your tickest by May 13, 2016.

How many tickets do I need?: One ticket per attendee. (Your DA 2016 student, plus his or her parents or guardians). What a Mole Medalist and ring toss Runner Up tickets include a donation portion (less the $50 basic ticket price) that will be directly used to support funding of financial aid tickets. You may also help support this event by adding your own donation amount to your order on the Guess My Weight? line. We are grateful for all donations at any level!

What can/can’t I bring to the event?: You CAN come with your graduate for a final night before the hoopla of graduation. We’re sorry, but you CAN’T bring siblings, grandparents, cousins, friends, enemies… get it!

Is it a sit down dinner?: No, there will be food stations, casual seating and plenty of food circulating through the tent.

How about alcohol?: There will be beer, wine and a signature drink for those over 21. Wristbands will be distributed at check-in.

Where can I contact the organizers about this event?:
Liz Logie at
Elizabeth Kilgallon at