February 15, 2012: The Shinnston High School Alumni Association has announced to 2012 Homecoming Celebration schedule. Gillum House Bed & Breakfast is located in the heart of Downtown, near everything. This will be a weekend full of activity and seeing old friends and family!
July 20 – The Celebration begins with a Parade at 7:00 PM. (Remember how Shinnston loves a Parade?) To Participate in the Parade, contact Alice Bowman or Carl Felosa (Gillum House has their numbers). To be with the Community Band contact Gillum House. At 8:00 PM the party moves to the parking lot at Lincoln High School for a free catered party until Midnight (food until 10).
July 21: From 8 AM until Noon, there will be a Pancake Breakfast at the Baptist Fellowship Hall – all you can eat $5 (proceeds benefit the Baptist Youth).
At 10 AM and 11 AM there will be free trolley tours of historical points of interest led by Bobby Bice. Shinnston High School is the starting place. Pre-registration required.
1:00 PM enjoy a Concert performed by the Shinnston Community Band at the Fire Department. Local “garage bands” will perform after the Community Band Concert.
Noon to 4 PM there will be an Open House at the Women’s Club with teachers from Shinnston High School as Guests of Honor.
5:30 PM to Midnight Dinner and Dancing at Village Square. See the Shinnston Alumni web site for more information on photographs, menu, and costs.
July 22: 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM come to the FREE POOL PARTY for Alumni and family so be sure to bring your swimsuit
The Levi Shinn Log house will be open all weekend and the Alumni Room at the Museum will have hours during the weekend. Contact Debbie (Sawyer) Malone or visit the Shinnston Alumni web site for more information.
For room reservations call 888-592-0177 or book online at Gillum House.