Reunion Weekend - At a Glance
Blackhawk CC Patio Looking out at Lake Mendota
Blackhawk CC Patio Looking out at Lake Mendota

The West High School Class of 1972, 50th class reunion will be held at

Blackhawk Country Club in Shorewood Hills

3606 Blackhawk Dr, Madison, WI 53705

Date: Saturday, August 27, 2022, from 5 PM-11PM

Mingle style event with heavy appetizers, desserts and cash bar and more - Business Casual dress


Cost: $50/person until June 30.  Price increases starting July 1, 2022

Tickets must be purchased in advance and are now on sale

Click here to buy a ticket(s):


We also have other activities planned for the weekend. See them "at a glance" below, or in more detail at:




  • A Picnic at Picnic Point - Friday, 11 AM to 3 PM
    • Please click here to see more details about the picnic: Click Here


  • A  2-hour boat ride around Lake Mendota on Betty Lou Cruises - Friday, 12 PM - 2 PM
    • $65 advance reservation.
      • Food provided with a cash bar. Launch Location TBD.
      • Reservations being accepted.  Limitted to 50. 
      • Contact Bob Lucas -


  • 18 hole Golf Outing Blackhawk CC - Friday, 12 noon - 5 PM  
    • Tee times will start at 12:00pm. Optional practice time before. 
    • 4 person team/2 person Best Ball. Gathering after for scoring.  (Advanced Registration and a $95 Tee fee will be required).  Reservations being accepted.  Limitted to 24 players.  Contact Bob Emmerich - 


  • Evening on the Memorial Union Terrace - Friday, 5 PM - 10 PM
    • No registration - just come to meet classmates in a relaxed and fun atmosphere
    • Location - We'll try to find a group of tables, likely above the Union Theater
    • Parking:



  • Capitol Square Farmers Market - Saturday, 8 AM - 10 AM
    • Meeting location will be Capitol steps at State Street corner (no registration, just come if you like.)


  • Tour of Madison West High School - Saturday, 11 AM - 1 PM
    • No direct registration but a survey to determine number of participants
    • This will include a presentation of on-going major renovations to the school


  • Main Reunion Event at Blackhawk County Club - Saturday, 5 PM - 11 PM



  • Picnic at Bob (Bear) Phillip's - Sunday, 12 noon - 5 PM 
    • Everyone will bring their own beverages and food. 
    • Some snacks and non-alcholic beverages will be provided. (No fee or registration but donations will be appreciated.)

Additional infomation will be provided as it becomes available.  If additional questions, contact a Reunion Committee member or put in a question though the Contact portal.

Madsion area based committee members working hard on finding classmates
Madsion area based committee members working hard on finding classmates

Reunion Committee

Bob Curry

Betsy (Payton) Duren

Bob Emmerich

Ellen (Roenneburg) Emmitt 

Laurie Levin

Bob Lucas

Sue (Greene) Meyer

Linda (Connelly) Peterson

Bear (Bob) Phillips

Kate (L’Heureux) Remington

Pat Remington

Ginny Rohlich

Sandy Rotter

Ken Saiki 



The reunion committee is actively working to update a Class Contact e-mail list.  You can help us by Registering in the Classmates section of the website and/or by sending us a submission.  The contact list will not be shared publicly but will be used by the committee to commicate with you as we work toward planning  our reunion.