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Less Than 30 Days Until the Class of 1978's - 45th/All Class Reunion
Hi TC Alumni! The Class of 1978 is in full tiki mode as we gear up for our 45th class reunion! Of course, we always say "The more the merrier" - so all TC alumni are invited!

Date: Saturday, September 16, 2023

Location: Clearman's Galley - AKA "The Boat" 7215 Rosemead Blvd. San Gabriel, CA 91775

Time: 4:00 PM -Closing

Details: Tiki Bar! Apps at the start (When they're gone, they're gone!), tiki/70's tunes, wine tasting, fun times!

Attire: Tiki/70's Aloha

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50th Reunion - Class of 1973
Very excited for the 50th reunion for the class of 73! The date is 10/7/23 at the DoubleTree by Hilton in Monrovia.

Festivities begin at 5:00 pm by the pool. We have rooms available with a block rate and plans for other events for the weekend are in the works. Tickets will go on sale soon. Please check out all the details on and sign up.

All classes are welcome! Any questions, please reach out to Please help spread the news and can't wait to see you there!!!

PS: The editors regret the delay in posting this notice.

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Class of 1978 to Celebrate 45 Years on 9/16/2023 at the Galley
Aloha TC Alumni!

The class of 1978 will be celebrating 45 years on Saturday, September 16, 2023, at the Galley, AKA the Boat. Get out your favorite 70's bellbottoms and platforms, or your favorite Aloha attire!

Kathy (Archer) Keithley & Brad Fagan have teamed up again to host the festivities. We will have 70's music, appetizers, and a wine tasting.

This is not a ticketed event, but sponsors are welcome! Event developments will be posted on facebook on the class page at Facebook. All TCHS alumni, teachers and spouses are welcome. We look forward to seeing you there!


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'70s Rams Roundup!' theme for 'Class of 73 PLUS' reunion
Early buyers will enjoy discounted tickets for the 70s Rams Roundup reunion sponsored by the Class of ’73 entitled , scheduled for October 12.

Sign in and comment below this article and let us know if you're coming or not or join our Facebook group, “Temple City High School Class of 1973 – 45th and counting reunion!”.

Details: Join us from 6-11 PM, Saturday, October 12, 2019 at Best Western Golden Sails Hotel, 6285 E. Pacific Coast Highway, Long Beach, CA 90803. Plans are currently being developed for other events over the weekend.

To keep current, watch this article for updates or email Wendy Ashton McKenna at or Becky Agajanian Flammang at to get on our mailing list.
The Boys of May
Rocky Curtiss '62 reports: The class of '62 held its inaugural golf tournament on May 16, 2008, at The Ranch at Moreno Valley Golf Club. The "boys" divided into three teams representing Emperor, Cloverly, and Longden schools.

The Longden team of John and Randy Laur, Mark Pocino, and Bill Gorisek were the victors. Other participants were Rich Borger, Ron Fazzi, Joe Terry, Gary Langdale, Roger Gould, Gary Skelley, Corky Fontana, Dick Swan, and Rocky Curtiss. We hope more will join us next year. (Click the image for a larger version.)

We will leave it to your discerning eyes to match the names with the faces after 46 years. After we've had our way with you we hope to reveal the truth.

Class of '78 Resets Reunion Plan
Kathy Keithley and Brad Fagan '78 write: Our Sepember 15 reunion has been relocated to the Double Tree in Monrovia. BONUS: we are lowering the price of the reunion ticket to $89.00! The price includes a drink ticket, passed appetizers, and Charcuterie platters to start, followed by a carving station featuring Beef Tenderloin, Caesar Salad, mashed potatoes, desserts and coffee, all catered by Elements Restaurant, and held on the newly remodeled exterior patio.


More information on hotels, events, and to purchase your tickets.

1997 reunion set for Sept. 23
UPDATE: The Class of '97's 20th year reunion will begin at 7:30 pm, September 23, 2017, at Villa Catrina, 251 N. Santa Anita, Arcadia, CA. 91006.

Price of $55.00 per person will include dinner, desert and one drink ticket plus a grab bag. Dress is semi-casual.

Free Parking!

** Please bring I.D. and please contact me via e-mail if you plan on attending but you will be paying at the door . Deadline September 10th.

Make payment via Paypal to: Harmony Plantenga (acct. ID; or email Harmony Plantenga for alternate payment options. Please pay by August 21 to avoid a higher fee.

Additional information can found on our Facebook page or

Hope to see you all there!

Harmony (Brown) Plantenga
Harmony Events and Services
TCHS Class of '66 Gala 50th Reunion
We have reserved the Santa Anita Room at the Embassy Suites Arcadia for Saturday evening, October 15, 2016 starting at 6:30 p.m. There will be two Happy on Friday night from 5 to 7 p.m. (both complimentary to hotel guests) and again on Saturday night from 5 to 7 in the hotel Atrium. The Breakfast Buffet on Sunday morning is also complimentary to hotel guests in the Atrium. Dress is casual...just please come!

You may buy your ticket(s) online at (browse for Temple City High School Class of '66 50th Reunion). You may write and submit your autobiography now, even before you get your ticket(s). You will get the best buy on your hotel room at Embassy Suites if you reserve early...we are not reserving any blocks of rooms because we would be liable to pay for them if they went vacant. Remember to use your Senior Citizen discount and you don't have to pay until you arrive. Looking forward to a resounding turnout! You can also find our Classmates on Facebook...look for TCHS Class of '66 Reunion. "Everyone" is there!

Tickets & more info

Class of '63 Reunion Set for Oct. 4
The Class of 1963 has scheduled a reunion for the weekend of October 4-6. We received notice late; here is contact info: Duffy Brook, 52 Chapital, San Clemente, CA 92672;; (949) 218-6408. Summary information follows. Use the linked registration form to reconnect. (Note the deadline is September 16.)


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Deja vu all over again for 60s folk
UPDATE: The 3rd 60s Party has been canceled, as no committee or chairperson stepped into the fray, according to Marianne Whyte. Now's your chance, fun fans, there might yet be hope if you're the one. RC

Earlier this month, Marianne Whyte '66 wrote,

Hello everyone, I hope that you are all well—

The 1st Annual TCHS 60s PARTY aboard the Hornblower in Newport Beach, and last year's TCHS 60s Party at The Landing Restaurant were so much FUN!!! And, it has been so great to reconnect with everyone! Thank you to all who attended for helping make the events such a success!

Due to work commitments with my Real Estate business I will be unable to organize the TCHS 60’s Party this August. (Yes, I know, initially last year I said the same thing—but this year it’s really true!). If someone else wants to step up and Chair the event this year, please let me know. We already have three volunteers to be on the committee—Dick Curtis '62, Linda Whyte Tindell '63, and April Phillips Lancaster '66—but none of them has the time to Chair the event. There must be one talented person who would be an excellent Committee Chairperson—someone who is computer savvy, organized, detail-oriented, and has the time to devote to being in charge of organizing the event!!! So—is anyone out there willing to step up? Help is available from the committee and from the alumni association news pages.

Unfortunately we have lost several of our classmates and/or spouses since we began our get-togethers two years ago, and it would be sad to let time go by without seeing our friends again. If we cannot find a chairperson promptly, hopefully we can have another event soon.

Please remember to go on to Facebook and type in “TCHS 60s Party” at the top and “Like” the page if you have not already done so. Feel free to make comments and or upload photos, so that we can keep the page ACTIVE until the next event!

We currently have approximately 800 email addresses for the Classes of '60 to '69. We are missing ’68 altogether. Approximately 4,000 people graduated in those classes. If you know of someone who may not know about this effort, please pass the word or send me their contact information. Or, anyone with more complete class email lists who would be willing to share them with us… we would be extremely grateful!!! Information can be found in the news at TCHS Alumni News, too.

All the best to you—stay in touch—and let's see if we can find the perfect person to chair the TCHS 60's Party event this year!!!


(Marianne's monthly Real Estate eNewsletter, “The Whyte Report.” If you are not yet receiving the newsletter and would like to do so—please let her know. Contact Marianne through her alumni listing <a href="">here</a>
Class of '62 hits links again
The fourth annual TCHS Class of '62 Golf Tournament and poker weekend was celebrated the Weekend of April 29-30. This year the golf teams were divided up between The Rejects of SGV Car club vs. The Tahitians Car Club; the Rejects walked off with the "Ugly Trophy."

In the picture: front row, l-r: Tom Adams, Bill Gorisek, Corky Fontana, Mark Pocino, Rich Borger, Ron Fazzi. Back Row, l-r: Chuck Howarth, Dick Swan, Joe Terry, Roger Gould, John Laur, Gary Skelley.”
70s Reunion Update
Reservation prices increase in 5 more days! Tell all your TCHS friends to reserve their spot by April 15th to get the low price of $15 per person.

Temple City High School “70s Reunion” Including Classes 1970-1979 will be held 10am – 10pm, Saturday, August 14, 2010.


“70s Reunion” to include classes 1970-1979
A group of brave alumni have undertaken the adventure of organizing a multi-class reunion of "Seventies People" to take place 10am to 10pm, Saturday, August 14, 2010, at Doheny State Beach. Leading the charge is Sue Sasse Peer (1974).

Space is limited to 500. Reservations are not guaranteed until registration fees are received. So be sure to sign up right away!

Facilities will include: Two large BBQs; 3 Sinks and Counter Space for your use. (Utensils will not be provided – Please come prepared); Picnic Tables (you are welcome to bring lawn/beach chairs or blankets, if you wish).

Food and drink will not be provided. Please plan accordingly. If you intend to stay for the entire day be prepared with a lunch and dinner, as we will be on site until 10pm.

Reservation payments will be applied to park fees, insurance fees and alcohol permit. An oversight committee is in place to monitor all monies collected and disbursed.

Hotel and Motel accommodations are available throughout Orange County, as well as the San Diego County areas. Accommodations can be made via the Internet by contacting specific lodges or more information can be obtained by visiting city and county websites. Beach camping is also available. For camping reservations, please contact ReserveAmerica.


Class of '66 group sets instant getaway reunion
Here’s the scoop! TCHS Class of '66 reunion cruise to Ensenada!! We haven't had a reunion since our 20th, so Gayle Whiteley Minjarez, Marianne Whyte and Diane Harris Kaplan decided enough is enough...let's just plan something!


Set it up with my girlfriend that’s in travel.
Carnival cruise three day cruise, all inclusive, all outside cabins category 6b
Friday October 22, 2010 returning Monday, October 25th
Cost: $330.10 per person

If we have enough people we can have a private cocktail reception. We can arrange for all of us to sit at tables that are all located in the same area. People will be assigned seats, but we can all switch around however we want.

Need to have full name of each passenger, date of birth, address, telephone number and credit card number (with address), expiration date. $25 deposit per person to hold your reservation due 12/1/09. Balance won’t be due till June of 2010. I know it’s quick but I think if everyone contacts everyone they know, we’ll be ok – I’ve had my friend reserve 50 cabins for us….if we don’t need 50, it’s ok price stays the same. If more people want to come after December, we can no doubt add them as space allows. Have everyone you know contact me with their info. 714-336-2875.

Exciting, huh? Hope it works for you!!!!

Love, Diane Harris Kaplan
Class/'62 Golf Tourney Renewed for '09
For the second year in a row The Boys of May met for fun and friendship @ The Ranch at Moreno Valley Golf Club. The competition remained as a battle of Elementary Schools with one slight adjustment. To break up the Longden Elementary juggernaut (they had won every previous tournament-one), the teams were juggled as such:

Longemperly-John Laur, Mark Pocino, Dick Swan, Rich Borger

Clovongderor-Bill Beveridge, Roger Gould, Randy Laur, Joe Terry

Emperden-Ron Fazzi, Corky Fontana, Gary Skelley, Bill Gorisek

Longemperly and Clovongderor tied at -5 so the championship was decided by a putt-off won by Rich Borger of Longemperly.

Official observers and hecklers were Chuck Howarth, Tom Adams, Dick Adams, and Rocky Curtiss

It was another successful weekend capped with a poker party Saturday night.

If any are interested in joining this group next year contact Rocky Curtiss (class of 1962) through this website. (Ed. Look Rocky up in the member list; you must be signed in to send a message. BTW, it's up to you to match the names with the faces.)