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For Return to Evergreen 2017 we’re celebrating 50 years of Evergreen’s founding with an incredible weekend of immersive and interactive events, happenings, and parties. Join us for the entire weekend or pick and choose from three days of great offerings and craft a schedule that’s just right for you! 

Friday - Downtown Olympia

  • StoryOly: Evergreen @ Rhythm & Rye ($10 cash only at the door - no advance registration necessary!)

Saturday - Olympia Campus

  • Includes yoga, brunch, the full list of sessions, and a reception with alumni-produced beverages.
  • Edmond Lapine Memorial Scholarship Benefit Concert ($10 cash only at the door - no advance registration necessary!)

Sunday - Choose from one of three new events!

  • Field Trip to Lake Quinault Lodge
  • Return to Evergreen - Tacoma
  • Brunch and Portraits with Speedy
  1. Step 1 Selection
  2. Step 2 Registration
Saturday November 04
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
(New!) Healing with Yoga and Song (9:00am-10:15am)

Before brunch, come give your body, mind and spirit a gift and enjoy the opportunity to relax, restore, and release in this sound healing yoga workshop.

Evergreen@50 Brunch (10:30am-12:00pm)

This year we will commemorate 50 years of Evergreen with a celebratory brunch for you and your fellow Greener alumni, friends, and family.

As a part of your brunch experience, you will get a raw and unvarnished look at the adventures of Evergreen's first years featuring distinguished faculty members Larry Eickstaedt, David Marr, Nancy Taylor, Dr. Ernest "Stone" Thomas, and Sam Schrager. Expect stories, rumors, myths, facts, and magic - all of which helped to shape the unique institution that The Evergreen State College has become.

Workshops, Seminars, Panels, and Tours (12:30pm-5:00pm)

Through interactive, hands-on sessions led by past and present faculty, alumni, and students, you’ll learn new skills and connect with the unique academic experience of your beloved college. Get your hands dirty in the labs and studios, experience an authentic seminar, or listen to renowned faculty emeriti lecture on their field of expertise. You’ll walk away from these sessions invigorated and excited to share your experience with your friends and colleagues.

Sip and Savor Social Hour (5:00pm-7:00pm)

As the day winds down we'll gather to taste a wide variety of fabulous alumni-produced beverages. This will be a unique and festive opportunity to sample wine, beer, soda, liqueur and coffee produced by alumni businesses and to connect with fellow alumni and friends of Evergreen.

Just added: Half Day Ticket!

Choose one exhilarating session in the 3-5pm time slot, then stay for the Sip and Savor Social Hour (5-7pm). Check-in for the Half Day Ticket begins at 2pm in the Library Building.
Category
Quantity
Price
$35.00
Alumni, family, friends, and community, includes everything from Yoga to the Social Hour
 
$20.00
Including students and alumni who graduated since 2012.
 
$20.00
Check-In at 2pm - Includes 3-5pm sessions and Social Hour
 
Sunday November 05
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Imagine a classic Evergreen field trip with added luxuries for a more mature audience and you have a sense of what your day will be like on this first-ever Return to Evergreen field trip. We’ll handle all the details while you sit back on a chartered bus excursion to a classic Washington destination. You’ll enjoy a catered lunch, participate in discussions with faculty, and explore the outdoors.
Category
Quantity
Price
$100.00
 
Sunday November 05
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
New this year! Alumni and friends of Evergreen-Tacoma will love this opportunity to connect with one another. Discover how alumni, students and faculty embody the motto “Enter to learn; depart to serve” in their daily lives.
Category
Quantity
Price
$20.00
 
Sunday November 05
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
If you’d rather stay close to Olympia or visit with students on campus, cap off your weekend with a special brunch in the Greenery. You can also have your family portrait taken with our famous mascot, Speedy the Geoduck!
Category
Quantity
Price
$10.00
 
Additional donation to support Return to Evergreen $  
Event registration summary
Saturday Pass:
Full Day Ticket
0
$35.00
Student/Recent Grad
0
$20.00
Half Day Ticket
0
$20.00
Field Trip to Lake Quinault Lodge:
Attendee
0
$100.00
Return to Evergreen - Tacoma:
Tacoma Brunch Ticket
0
$20.00
Brunch with Speedy:
Brunch Ticket
0
$10.00
Donation:
$0.00
Total:
$
 
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