Reunion Details


To Register & Pay online, please go to the 30 Year Reunion page.


Friday         June 24, 2011

8:00 pm         Rock On! Bar Night 

DG’s Tap House

125 Main Street in downtown Ames, above the Corner Pocket

Owned by classmate Scott Griffen

More details to follow.


Saturday June 25, 2011

10:00 am Reunite Golf Outing

to 3:00 pm Veenker Memorial Golf Course 

        1925 Stange Road, Ames. 

Cost: $45 (includes cart)

$12 additional for club rental

If you really love to golf, only golf once a year or just want to have fun with old classmates, join us for AHS Class of ‘81 golf outing. We’ll play 18 holes in a shot-gun start, best-shot format. 

Prizes will be awarded at the Saturday night dinner for: 1) longest drive 2) closest to the pin and 3) longest putt. 

Please contact Scott Abel if you have a foursome you’d like to play with. Phone 515-451-3270 or


6:00 pm         30th Reunion Dinner Event – Reunite. Remember. Rock On! 

to 11:00 pm Knapp-Storms Dining Complex, ISU, 

706 Hayward Avenue, Ames. 

$45 per person (increases to $45 after June 10th at midnight est)

Join your classmates for an evening of catching up, mingling, dinner, dessert, DJ and cash bar. There will be no formal program or show – just plenty of time to reunite with classmates. A disc jockey will take us back in time by playing music of our high school era as well as recent tunes that don’t fall into the “oldies” category.  


Sunday June 26, 2011

10:30 am Remember Ames High School Tour –See What’s New! 


Enjoy a light breakfast, bring back memories of your high school days and see what’s changed in the last 30 years. New additions since 1981 include a science wing, media center, student services center, cafeteria, second gymnasium, wrestling/multi-purpose room, physical fitness room, athletic press box and artificial turf on the football field. The AHS Athletic Boosters Club will open their athletic clothing store for us to buy AHS gear. Spouses and kids are encouraged to join you. This is a free event, but please RSVP with the number in your party, so we have enough bagels & juice.


Hotel Information

A block of 10 rooms is being held at the Hampton Inn, Ames, until May 24, 2011.

Ask for AHS Class of 1981 Reunion Group Rate of $79

Hampton Inn 

1400 South Dayton Place
Ames, IA 50010-6436
(515) 239-9999


Online Registration deadline: June 15, 2011

Register for AHS ‘81 Reunion Weekend Events on the 30 Year Reunion registration page.


Questions/Comments contact:  

Angela Bendorf Jamison  919.827.1689 or

Crystal Tryon De Bey at 716.472.3880