July 24, 2021
3 years, 9 months and 3 days left
until our reunion.

Welcome To Hopkins High School Class Of 1961 Website.

      We have extended this website until November 2022.



 

​2017 Gathering
​September 14th at the Gold Nuggett Taveren & Grille 14401 Excelsior Blvd Minnetonka MN between Noon and 5:00 PM.

What a fun time we had!  45 mostly classmates showed up including a couple of first timers....Neal Frank and Gary Ulku. Nice to see more people checking out this fun event. 

​Pictrures of this event will be posted on the web site in the near future which means anytime from tomorrow or whenever the 'photographer' gets her act together.  Please keep checking back. You never know when they may appear!  

The next gathering will be September 13, 2018. This is the year when most of us  will turn 75 years old - three quarters of a century!!!  Its bound to be a really fun event.

 

July 23rd 2016
Our 55th Reunion!!

 
Our 55th reunion started Friday the 22nd with a luncheon and get together on the docks of Lord Fletcher's.  Classmates enjoyed a warm sunny day with great food and drink and most of all seeing each other and reconnecting.

The Saturday extravaganza started at 5:00 in Fletcher's Paddle Club with a wonderful buffet, drink and extraordinary entertainment.

Pictures and video have been added to the website. Go to the Photo Album section and click on the the first two entries to view the pictures.  Click on 55th Entertainment a look at the entries.


 

 
2nd Annual Gathering Took Place
September 10th 2015 At the Gold Nugget in Glen Lake Minnesota
 
50 classmates and significant others met at the Gold Nugget for a wonderful afternoon and evening of food drink and socializing.  We have installed many pictures on the website that can be found under Photo Albums.  Check it out.
 
 
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70th Birthday Party 9/7/13
A Great Time Was had By All
 
To see who attended, click on Photo Albums.  The birthday portraits are the first entry.  Click on view slide show or view page layout.
 
To see random photos taken at the party, click on Photo Albums and then select Birthday Party Pictures.
 
If you were at the party and have some pictures you would like to see on the website, email them to us through the Contact Us section of the page menu.
 
To see some short videos of the party, select Birthday Party Video listed on the pages selections top left side.
 


 
50th Reunion Party 7/22 - 7/23/11
Reconnecting With 'Old' and New Friends

To see the entertainment that was presented at our reunion on Saturday evening, click on the Sat. Entertainment tab and then click the arrow on the video.
Along with the other reunion pictures, be sure to check out over 300 pictures taken by Ron Riley and Pam Douglas Svihel.  They are in three segments in the Photo Albums section of our website. 
Reunion Revelries
7-22-11 Portraits
7-23-11 Portraits

 
 
We have added a section labeled "Post Reunion Gatherings" to the Photo Albums tab.  When you get together with other classmates take a picture and send or email it to us and we will insert it. Updated 9-12-15


Join our website if you have not already done so. 

Also keep the information in your Personal Profile current.  Send a new photo. Tell us what you're doing. 

Let us know if you change your address, phone number, or email address.​ 

Also please tell us if you know of any classmates who have passed away that are not on our memorial list.

 This website is currently funded until November 2022.  It can be extended past that date if anyone is still standing.

 

RECENT NEWS


Judy Scully (Schulz) passed away 1/2/16. Judy was a resident of Victoria MN.

Steve Gray passed way 2/26/16.  Steve was a resident of Maple Plain MN.

Hopkins boys basketball team wins the class 4A tournament beating Lakeville North 64 to 55 for the championship.  Ken Novak Jr. is the coach. Hopkins has won 9 times since 1952 and 7 times since 2002.

We recently learned that Carole Schur (Deghetto) passed away in 2013.  Carole was a resident of Dayton Nevada.

Mark L. Josefson passed away June 5th, 2016.  Mark was a resident of Wayzata, MN.

Matti Hoffman (Stulberg) passed away June 28th 2016.  Matti was a resident of Minnetonka, MN.
 
Judi Olson (Harrison) Passed away July 1st 2016.  Judy was a resident of Sarasota Florida.

​Sharron Berner (Crandeall) passed away November 30th 2016.  Sharron was a resident of Crystal, MN

​Paul Lapic passed away July 2nd 2017. Paul was a resident of Sun City AZ

​Bob Ewald passed away on August 5th 2017.  Bob was a resident of Maple Grove Minnesota. 
 
 
 
 


 
 
 
We can not call ourselves 'The Warriors' anymore but this magnificent sculpture still stands.
We can not call ourselves "The Warriors" anymore but this magnificent sculpture still stands.
School Tour Group at 'The Rock.'  50th reunion July 2011
School Tour Group at "The Rock." 50th reunion July 2011
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