Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Information on upcoming Reunion June 16 2018

Work in progress, March 1st 2018.

Chimacum Alumni Newsletter

Published by the Chimacum Alumni Association       PO Box 554 Chimacum WA 98325  or email


The 64th Annual event takes place on Saturday, June 16, 2018 at the Elks Lodge, 550 Otto Street, Port Townsend. The social time will begin at 4:00 pm, dinner and meeting will follow at 6:00 pm, with dance starting at approximately 8:00 pm. We are anticipating a large turn out so advance reservations are required and payment must be received no later than June 11th. The Honor Classesare those that graduated in years ending in (8) and the class of 1993 (25 yrs.). The Class of 1968 members attending the dinner will be receiving their Golden C award. (Pictures will be taken of all honored classes throughout the evening.)

Combination Chicken Dinner ( with appetizers for all attending social time) will be provided by GBF Catering. (

The DJ will begin after the dinner/meeting, so plan on staying and dancing. DJ Dadda-Bass.

Besides attending the reunion our honored classes will also be meeting at other times throughout the weekend, please stop by and catch up with your fellow alumni. Here are just a couple things that are happening:

1968 50 year reunion
Saturday June 16, from 3 to 4pm at the Elks, with conversation, appetizers, and remembering classmates we’ve lost over the past 50 years.
1978 40 year reunion
1988 30 year reunion
1998 20 year reunion
2008 10 year reunion

Our web page,, is the place to go to keep up with what is happening with the Chimacum Alumni Association. Sign up for our annual e-newsletter. We encourage everyone to e-mail pictures to post on the site and welcome ideas. The Alumni Association is managed by volunteers and we welcome anyone who wishes to be a part of this rewarding experience. Contact the Alumni Association for information: Becky at 360 302-0103 or email us at

In 2017we gave four $1000 scholarships to deserving students.  Their continuing education gives pride to the Alumni Association. Funding comes from individual donations and fundraisers. We welcome donations.
Chimacum Alumni Association will be hosting its Salmon Derby on July 21-22, 2018 with cash and merchandise prizes for the largest fish caught and will include a separate kids division. The Derby is open to all individuals. Go to our web site for the results of the 2016 Derby. Contact Billy Eldridge for more information 360-821-1007.
President: Kim (Condon) Hughes (87), Vice President: Alan Hinds (93), Secretary: Becky (Lopeman) Fernandes (72), Treasurer: Laura (Lopeman) Snyder (68). Board members:  Billy Eldridge (02), Eric Gardenhire (86), Judi (Fisher) Thompson (86), Angie (Swanson) Cossell (87).


please contact the alumni if you know of others that have passed this last year.

Thank-you all who have provided the alumni with your e-mail addresses which helps us keep our costs down. If you are receiving this by regular mail please consider sending us your e-mail address in the near future. The e-mail address is
We have discontinued regular mail to all who have graduated from 1970 to present year.

Please fill out and return, must be received by June 1, 2018 for $35.00.
After June 1st price will go up to $40.00 if received by June 11, 2018.

64th Annual Chimacum Alumni Dinner Meeting
Reservation and payment must be received no later than June 7.
Mail to: Chimacum Alumni, PO Box 554, Chimacum, WA 98325

Name (please print) ________________________________Class of_____

Name (please print) ________________________________Class of _____ or Guest____

Your email address (for Alumni use only) _____________________________________

Vegetarian option available please let us know when making reservation.__________________
Please remit by check:

____ $25.00 per graduating senior 2018

____ $35.00 per person (for reservation made prior to June 1)

____ $40.00 per person (for late reservation must be received by June 11)

____ $10.00 for annual dues (for those who are unable to attend)

____ Scholarship contribution’s accepted for any amount.  These provide scholarship dollars to the future graduating students.  Remember back…when you wished you had received scholarship dollars?  Your dollars will allow more scholarships to be provided to more students wishing to continue their education.  Let’s make the Chimacum Alumni proud!

Class of 2018
The Chimacum Alumni Association congratulates you on your upcoming graduation and would like to invite you to attend our annual dinner and dance. Our scholarship winners for 2018 will be introduced and honored throughout the evening; cost of evening will be waived for our scholarship winners.

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Chimacum Alumni Salmon Derby 2017

Eli Geraldi Class of 2007 1st place $1000.00.
Winning Ladder Sunday 23 June 2017

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Mailings for 2017 Newsletter

We will be mailing newsletters to those who have attended the last three years, plus honored classes up to the year 1970.  All other will receive email newsletter via your email's.  Please send your email address and class year to prior to 15 Apr 2017 to receive a newsletter or go to Dinner/Dance info (work in progress) to find about this years event.

Monday, January 30, 2017

Bacon Bingo / Silent Auction Feb 25, 2017

The Valley Tavern

is hosting on

Saturday, February 25, 2017

5pm to 9pm, a fundraiser to benefit the

“Chimacum Alumni Scholarship Fund”

Door Prizes, Bacon Bingo, and Silent Auction

The first door prize ticket is free, additional tickets are by donation, minimum of $1.00 apiece. You can also earn extra door prize tickets by bringing nonperishable goods to donate to our local Tri-Area Food Bank.

The first bingo card is free for each round, additional tickets are by donation, a minimum of $1.00 apiece, and buy as many as you want!!!!

In between rounds of bingo take part in bidding on several great items in the silent auction!

In the past six years the alumni has given over $39,500 to deserving Chimacum graduates to continue their education. All proceeds from the door prize, bingo donations and silent auction will go directly to the “Chimacum Alumni Scholarship Fund, while the nonperishable goods will be taken to the food bank.

Stop by, visit with friends, have some fun, win some great things and most important support our scholarship fund.

Sunday, January 29, 2017


How to communicate with the alumni association.


Snail mail. Chimacum Alumni
                    PO Box 554
                    Chimacum, WA. 98325

Phone   360 302-0103 (Becky)

Alumni Reunion June 17 2017

Cost.  $35.00 per person if paid by 1 June.
            $40.00 per person if paid by 8 June.

More info under dinner information.

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Chimacum Alumni June 18 2016 (pictures)

Ole Kilmer 53 and Andy Kilmer 47

Diana Spradley Caldwell 72

Aubrey Redling 56 and friends

Marvin Coulter 50

George Huntingford 37, Margie Myers Helander 51, Andy Kilmer 47. 

Karen Choice, Elsie Kilmer Lopeman 48, Ole Kilmer 53, Charlotte Carlin Lundgren 48

Earl Woodley 51, Ole Kilmer 53, George Huntingford 37

Earl, Ole, Brandt Lowrie 75, Elsie

Aubrey Redling 56, Bob Williams 56

Lester Allen 66, and John O'Donnell 66

Rob Miller 86 and Trish Shold Miller 87

Let's eat older classmates chowing down. Marge, Marvin, Nancy Stickney 45 and Harry Francis 46.

Ray Lowrie, Teacher 60's 70' 80's

Brian and Judi Fisher Thompson 86, standing and Kerrie Ceehorne 86

Melissa Lopeman Tahir 96

Class of 56 in attendance were Armond Swanson, George Zimmerman, Don McConaghy, Aubrey Redling, Bob Williams, Shirley Macleod Moseley and Richarc "Dick' Toepper.

Father Daughter  56/86 Bob Williams and Andrea Willams Raymor.

Class of 66 -- front row Sheila Lechtenberg Gifford, Jan McLeod Curtis, Kitti Udd Delong, Linda Kleeman Snagster, Marilyn Lopeman Peterson, Helena Mosley Stapf . Sharon Kleeman Cusic. Back Row Dave Beckman, Carl Lindsay, Don Moody, Bill Lopeman, John Ammeter, Lester Allan, John O'Donnel, Bill Snyder and Harold Slack.

Class of 76 -- front row, Kenny Gainer, Shelley Bishop, Tina Shuff Frankin, Patti McClellan, Tracy Moore Thompson, Jean Hoffer Mugaas. Back Row, Terri Clarke Paquin, Nancy Garber Post, Teresa Ray Wren, EllaRae Prince.

Tina Shuff Franklin 76 and Rick Shuff 81

Jake Johnson  91