2023 Class Reunions

June 16-17, 2023

Class of 1976 Reunion
Click here for reunion information and registration

Friday, 5:30pm  Optional informal gathering at Lager’s Inn, 20 3rd Ave. SW.  Food and appetizers are available for purchase.

Saturday, 10:00am-noon: Tour of Old Central High School and Alumni Room, 225 SE Third Ave. The tour will end in the CHS Alumni room. Alumni volunteers will put out memorabilia from our archives from the three years in High School.

Saturday, 4:00 pm-9pm: social and evening buffet at Aberdeen Gun Club, 38574 139th St. BBQ catered by Shagan Pit BBQ.  Serving will start at 5:30 pm.  

June 23-25, 2023

Class of 1993 Reunion
Contact Mathias Spear

Friday 7 pm - Elks Lodge - Thatzza Pizza Party

Saturday 7 am – Fun run/walk – Holgate MS
10 am – Tour Old Central
Noon – Tour New Central
12:45 pm – sports with Mathias – Simmons MS

1 pm – Lunch @ Wylie – Jimmy John’s
3 pm – Beach Volleyball
8 pm – City Lights – Shagan Pit BBQ
11 pm – Zoo w/ special guest DJ
2 am Bill & Mat’s Excellent Adventure

Sunday 1 pm – Mina Lake @ Wakeside Bar & Grill

July 28-29, 2023

Class of 1983 Reunion

Friday private party at Retrocade 6-8 pm

Saturday dinner and party at the AmericInn,
Social 5-7 pm, Dinner at 7 pm, 80s music and dancing to follow.

Click here for more information and the registration form.

August 12, 2023

Class of 2003 Reunion
Family Fun-- 2:00-5:00 the picnic shelter is rented at the Aberdeen Aquatic Center.  People will pay the standard fee to enter (with children and/or partners if they wish) and we will have a space to be together in the picnic shelter area

The Zoo Event Center—6:00-10:00pm
Taco and Fajita bar (adults only) priced per person 
Indoor and outdoor casual dinner and socialization 

RSVP to Haylee (Gray) Vershure at 605-228-0943 (text) by July 14th. Join Facebook group “Aberdeen Central High School Class of 2003” for updates.
Click here for more information

August 18-20, 2023

Class of 2013 Reunion
Contact Samantha (Fehr) Hockenbrock at or 605-216-7234. 

Friday, meet at the Clubhouse/beer gardens from 5pm to 11pm 

Saturday, 11am to 10pm, meet at Centennial Village for a get together. No catering provided, everyone can go to the midway for food.

Sunday, 9am to noon. Meet at Melgaard Park. Bring families to play and meet other kids. Farewell day.

September 8, 2023

Class of 1948 75th Class Reunion Open House
Open House at the Alumni Room from 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm in honor of the 75th reunion anniversary of the Class of 1948 for classmates and community members that would like to attend.  Following the open house, guests are invited to attend the CHS football game vs Sturgis at 4:00 pm at Golden Eagle Field in the Gene Brownell Athletic Complex.

September 8-9, 2023

Class of 1963 Reunion
Ramkota Hotel & Convention Center
Please send any updated contact information or questions to
More information
Registration form

Hors d’oeuvres
Cash bar
Catch up with classmates

Tour of old Central and Alumni Room 

Picnic lunch at Storybook Land
Miniature golf tournament
Cornhole tournament
More catching up with classmates 

Buffet dinner
Cash bar
Remembrance of classmates who have died 

There is a block of rooms reserved at the Ramkota Hotel.  The cost is $139.99 per room per night.  Phone: (605) 229-4040. Specify CHS Class of 1963.

There are also campgrounds at Wylie Park and Melgaard Park.

The cost for the weekend events is $100 per person.  Please complete the form enclosed and return to Julie Tonner by August 1, 2023

September 15-16, 2023

Class of 1973 - 50th Reunion
Contact or visit the Facebook group CHS Class of 1973. Click here for reunion information and registration

Friday afternoon - informal gathering at the Wakeside Bar and Grill on Mina Lake. 

Friday evening will be a dinner at the Dakota Event Center (DEC) 720 S Lamont Street, Aberdeen. Social time 6 PM; dinner 7 PM. Cash Bar will be available.   

Saturday morning tours will be available of Old Central at 10:00.  There is an alumni room at the facility and there will be memorabilia from our years at Central available to browse through.

On Saturday evening we will meet at the DEC again for a dinner and more fun!    Social time 6 PM; Dinner 7 PM, Cash Bar will be available. 

September 22-23, 2023

Class of 1978
Contact Pam Witte or Jackie (Karsky) Odegard
More information

Friday:  Homecoming Pre-game warmup TBD
Homecoming Football game:   7-9 PM
Keg Party at Linda Schlosser Farm (Camping in the Barn is available)

Golf: Time TBD in morning 
New Central Tour:  11:00 AM
Approximately 4 PM: tour Old CHS
5:00PM: Happy Hour Cash Bar at Old CHS Library Theatre
6:00 PM: Slide show 
6:30 PM Dinner
Entertainment:  Mary Hollan piano and vocals
Sherri Graves Jorgensen line dancing tutorials
12:01 AM Close and Clean up 

Sept 29-Oct 1, 2023

Class of 1968
Plans are coming together for the class's 55th Reunion at the Ramkta Inn in Aberdeen. Activities for both Friday and Saturday will be scheduled. More specific details will be forthcoming soon. If questions, please contact Dan Holdhusen ( or 913-620-2154)
More information and registration form