Check out our 50th Reunion Details

We have updated the events.  Actual registration will be available starting next spring

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Please join our private group on Facebook - Manhattan (KS) High School Class of 1969. Our reunion committee email is


We Have Blocked off Hotel Rooms for You to Reserve

We have blocked off rooms at the Hilton Garden Inn
  • 410 South Third Street
  • Rooms are $109 plus tax per night
  • 20 rooms blocked for Friday and Saturday nights.  Ten of these rooms are blocked for Thursday and Sunday nights if you want to extend your visit. 
  • Call 785-532-9116 and mention "Manhattan High 1969" for the rate.
  • Reservations must be made by August 13, 2019 
  • Other lodging information is on the "Travelers" then "Accommodations" page. 

Contact your classmates and spread the word....

The Surprising Benefit of Attending Your Reunion

You will wonder if you should go.

To that reunion. Because, soon—this year or next year or the year after if not already—you will be invited to one. Maybe a high school reunion. A college reunion. A family reunion. You will be asked to connect with people you haven’t connected with for a long time.

And you will wonder if you should go.

You will mull the WHY question. WHY go to a reunion? Why, why, why? The negatives might seem to outweigh the positives, at least at first. You will wonder if one-upmanship will rear its ugly head. Or if you will be forced into a box you have worked so hard to break free from over the last few years. Or if you will remember anyone.

If anyone will remember you.

But maybe … you should go. At least show up for a while. Maybe, because benefit will show up. Surprising benefit. Benefit that will be hard to articulate up front, because you won’t know it exists until you are there.

You won’t know what impact you might have.

You won’t know what impact it might have on you.

Unless you go.

By Marcus Brotherton
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