Events

Community Events

For more information or to RSVP for an event, please email Sarah Preston. All Cate events are open to alumni, current parents, Cate Alumni Parents (CAP), family, and friends. To inquire about or RVSP for a prospective student event, please refer to this calendar.

 

Cate Tailgate at Flintridge Prep

Saturday, October 6
Cate Varsity Football vs. Flintridge Prep
3:00 p.m. – Tailgate
4:00 p.m. – Kickoff
Memorial Field
4510 Hamption Road
La Canada Flintridge
Hosted by the Cate Alumni Association
RSVP

Chicago Reception

Tuesday, October 9
University Club
6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
76 East Monroe Street
Chicago, IL 60603
Hosted by Andy Weaver (Wilcox ’09)
RSVP

New York City Reception

Thursday, October 11
Admissions/Prospective Families: 6:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Alumni, Parents, & Friends: 7:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Harvard Club of New York City
35 West 44th Street
New York, NY 10036
RSVP

Fall Family Weekend

Wednesday, October 17 – Sunday, October 21

CPO Mixer

Thursday, October 18
Mesa House
5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
For parents and families attending Fall Family Weekend
Hosted by the Cate Parents Organization

Portland Reception

Wednesday, October 24
6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
2151 SW Laurel Street
Portland, OR 97201
Hosted by Pammie & Fritz Hummelt ’90
RSVP

Seattle Reception

Seattle Tennis Club
Thursday, October 25
6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
922 McGilvra Boulevard East
Seattle, WA 98112
Hosted by Barbara & Jim Crutcher ’48
RSVP

Hong Kong Reception

Monday, November 5
Time/Location TBD
Hosted by Mimi Brown ’92
RSVP

Taipei Reception

Wednesday, November 7
Time/Location TBD
Hosted by Patrick Ko ’97
RSVP

San Luis Obispo Reception

Thursday, November 8
6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Firestone Grill
1001 Higuera Street
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
RSVP

Seoul Reception

Thursday, November 8
Time/Location TBD
Hosted by Doyoung & Jihyun Kim (Jeffrey ’19)
RSVP

Washington D.C. Reception

Wednesday, November 28
6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Location TBD
RSVP

Claremont Reception

Sunday, December 2
Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery (tour)
Time TBD
251 East 11th Street
Claremont, CA 91711
Hosted by Mary MacNaughton (Amanda ’99, Matthew ’01)
RSVP

Whisper House (reception)
Time TBD
502 West 1st Street 91711
Claremont, CA
RSVP

Founder’s Day

Wednesday, December 5
Mr. Cate was born on this day in 1884.

Alumni Council Meeting (Los Angeles)

Wednesday, December 5
Los Angeles Country Club (reception to follow)
6:00 – 6:30 p.m.
10101 Wilshire Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90024
*All alumni are welcome to attend*

Los Angeles Reception

Wednesday, December 5
Los Angeles Country Club
6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
10101 Wilshire Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90024
Hosted by Lori & Jim Vincent ’90 (Dylan ’21)
RSVP

Ski Day at Vail Mountain 

Saturday, December 29
Vail Mountain
First Chair Skiing 9:00 a.m. (Meet at Gondola)
Family Skiing 10:30 a.m. (Meet at Avanti)
Lunch location TBD 12:30 p.m.
Hosted by Peter & Meredith Coors (Peter ’21)
RSVP

Ski Day at Aspen Mountain 

Sunday, December 30
Aspen Mountain / Little Nell
First Chair Skiing 9:00 a.m. (Meet at Gondola)
Family Skiing 10:30 a.m. (Meet at Gondola)
Lunch at Little Nell 12:30 p.m.
Hosted by Gloria & Jimmy Marcus ’00
RSVP

Phoenix Reception

Tuesday, January 8
Village Racquet Club
6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
4444 East Camelback Road
Phoenix, AZ 85018
Hosted by Betsy & Charlie Ganz ’78
RSVP

Palo Alto Reception

Wednesday, January 23
Home of Jenny Dearborn & John Tarlton ’87
6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
1027 Bryant Street
Palo Alto, CA 94301
RSVP

Alumni Council Meeting (San Francisco)

Thursday, January 24
Olympic Club
6:00 – 6:30 p.m. (reception to follow)
*All alumni are welcome to attend*

San Francisco Reception

Thursday, January 24
Olympic Club
6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
7:30 p.m. Headmaster’s Remarks
524 Post Street
San Francisco, CA 94102
RSVP

New Haven Reception

Saturday, January 26
Maison Mathis
11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
304 Elm Street
New Haven, CT 06511
RSVP

Philadelphia Reception

Monday, January 28
City Tap House
6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
3925 Walnut Street (39th & Walnut)
Philadelphia, PA 19104
RSVP

Grandparents Weekend

Friday, February 22 – Saturday, February 23
Friday: Formal Dinner with musical performances.
Saturday: Classes, assembly, & lunch. 

Denison Cup Alumni Lacrosse Game

Saturday, April 13
Alumni vs. Boys Varsity
Thayer Peck Field
1:30 p.m.
RSVP

Spring Family Weekend

Wednesday, April 24 – Sunday, April 28

15th Annual Vintners Picnic

Saturday, May 4
Location TBD
1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
RSVP

Awards / Baccalaureate 

Saturday, May 25
4:00 p.m. Awards Ceremony
7:00 p.m. Baccalaureate

Commencement 

Sunday, May 26
10:00 a.m.

Camp Cate/Reunion (4’s & 9’s)

Friday, June 7 – Sunday, June 9
*Registration opens Monday, October 1

Alumni Council Meeting (Camp Cate)

Saturday, June 8
Johnson Library
10:30 a.m.
*All alumni are welcome to attend*

 

Past 2018-2019 Alumni Association Events

London Reception
September 12, 2018
Hosted by Lauren Suding ’98

Scotland – St. Andrew’s Reception
September 11, 2018
Hosted by Victoria Herman ’15

Florence Reception
September 9, 2018
Hosted by Charlotte Pecot ’16

Northern California Summer Reception
August 18, 2018
Hosted by Jenny Dearborn & John Tarlton ’87

St. Malo – San Diego Summer Reception
August 9, 2018
Hosted by Sarah Preston

Sun Valley Summer Reception 
July 19, 2018
Hosted by Roger & Angela Mabon (Andrew ’20, Ian ’21)

February 23, 2019

Alumni Weekend

June 7, 2019

Camp Cate