alumnae relations & development

Sweet Tones Reunion

Join us for a Sweet Tones Reunion

Oct. 31-Nov. 2, 2014

Sweet Tones hatSchedule of Events*

Director of Choral Programs and Sweet Tones Advisor:  Marcia Thom-Kaley

Session Directors:  Alex St. Pierre ’12, Marcia Thom-Kaley, Kate Macklin ’13 and Brittany Griffith ’14

*This schedule is subject to change. Download a PDF.


Friday, Oct. 31

6 p.m.


Welcome Reception - Cocktails and Appetizers
Conference Center, Wailes Lounge

6:45 p.m. 


Conference Center, Wailes Lounge

7:30 p.m.


College update with James F. Jones, Jr., Interim President
Sweet Briar College


Preview of weekend events with Marcia Thom-Kaley, assistant professor of music

8:45 p.m.


Sweet Briar "Ghostly Tours and Tales"
Sweet Briar Museum, Boxwood Alumnae House, Lower Level
What better way to spend your Halloween than to join Karol Lawson `81, Director,
Art Collection and Galleries and the Sweet Briar Museum for an informative session.


Saturday, Nov. 1

8:15-9:45  a.m.

Elston Inn Lounge

10 a.m.

Breakout Sessions/Rehearsal


Session A:       Alto II with Brittany Griffith ’14  (Babcock 127)
Session B:       Alto I with Marcia Thom-Kaley  (Babcock 124)
Session C:       Soprano II with Kate Macklin ’13  (Babcock 126)
Session D:       Soprano I with Alex St. Pierre ’12  (Memorial Chapel)                                                                                   



Hubbard House
1:30 p.m.Breakout Sessions/Rehearsal - Same locations/sections as above

3:30 p.m.


Combined Rehearsal
Memorial Chapel

5:30 p.m.


Dinner (through Prothro line)
Prothro Hall, Johnson Dining Room
7:15 p.m.Call time for performance in Memorial Chapel

7:30 p.m.


Memorial Chapel

8:30 p.m.


"Sweet" Reception & guided Library Tour
Mary Helen Cochran Library, Rowe Periodical Gallery


Sunday, Nov. 2

7:15-10:30 a.m.    Continental breakfast for guests of the Elston Inn                                  


*The Book Shop will be open special hours on Saturday, November 1 from 4:30 - 7:00 p.m.


Before departing, please allow yourself time to explore and enjoy all the new and even the not-so-new spaces and places on campus.


Housing Information
A block of rooms at the Elston Inn on campus have been reserved for this event. Please let them know you are coming for the Sweet Tone Reunion and they will give you a discounted rate for Friday and Saturday evenings.

Since availability is limited, you are encouraged to secure your room for this special event by calling the Inn as soon as possible at 1-866-388-6207.

Click here for a PDF of other hotels in the area.