40th Reunion (2016)

Please join your fellow West ’76 classmates at our 40th reunion activities.

Come socialize, compare wrinkles and renew old friendships & rivalries! Here is what we have planned:

Friday, July 8th – just like at our 30th we will be combining our Friday night gathering with Edgewood class of ’76.

ALERT !  Unfortunately, the new Lucky’s Brew Pub at 1313 Regent Street has run into some construction delays and will not be ready for us.  We are moving the reunion down the block to the original Lucky’s at 1421 Regent Street. 

 NEW LOCATION: Lucky’s Brew Pub, located at 1421 Regent Street (the original Lucky’s)

  • Begins at 6:00 pm
  • Food and beverages are available for purchase. Check back for link to menu.

Saturday, July 9th – for West classmates plus one guest

  • Hoyt Park – main shelter, located at 3902 Regent Street.
  • 2:00 pm – 8:00 pm.
  • Water & soda will be provided from 2:00 – 6:00 pm and food from 4:00 – 6:00 pm
  • BYO for alcohol or other beverages. Note: glass containers are prohibited in the park
  • We will have numerous picnic tables. If you have chairs to bring, that would be great.
  • NOTE: It’s important to RSVP by JUNE 20th via the tab on our website to make sure we have sufficient food, water & soda. Food and drinks will be based on the number of people who sign up by June 20th.

Sunday, July 10th “Golf for Goom” supporting Ronald McDonald House.

  • Pleasant View Golf Course, 1322 Pleasant View Road, Middleton. Golf starts at 8:30 a.m.
  • 9 holes – $50, 18 holes – $85 (includes cart). Cash or checks only. Payable to Debbie Kollberg at the time of golf.
  • Lunch and beverages will be available in the clubhouse after golf and/or for any visitors stopping by.
  • For more information and to register, please contact Debbie at dkollb@yahoo.com


    First, remember to RSVP using the tab on our website. Second, please check in with your classmates you still keep in touch with to make sure they are aware of the reunion.

    Philanthropy – Here is your opportunity to donate!!!  We would like to make a donation to a local charity in memory of our deceased classmates, provide a scholarship to one or two senior West students towards college, and/or refurbish “Home of West Regents – Class of 1976” outside the large gym.

    Send your donation checks made out to “West Class of 76” to Laurie (Johnson) Alioto, 6013 Driftwood, Madison, WI  53705.

    In addition to our reunion, there are many other events in Madison to add to your experience – Farmers Market, Art Fair on the Square to name a couple. It should be a very fun weekend.

    Looking forward to seeing you in July!

    Your Reunion Committee – Mike Baer, Marge (Howe) Wagner, Laurie (Johnson) Alioto, Ann (Lange) Heckendorn, Karen (Maly) Emmrich, Jeff Porter, Jay Russell, John Schultz.