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UPCOMING BIRTHDAYS



•   Patricia (Pati) Sunde (Yeager)  12/16
•   Carol Ellefsen (Simon)  12/19
•   James Robinson  12/21
•   Richard Arndt  12/25
•   Nancy Lies (Egar)  12/25
•   Carol Ann Erickson (Skala)  1/1
•   Nancy Jo Wallace (Lopp)  1/3
•   Janet Lien (Bardahl)  1/4
•   Curtis Petersen  1/6
•   Michael Burnstein  1/12

JOINED CLASSMATES


Percentage of Joined Classmates: 62.6%


A:   169   Joined
B:   101   Not Joined

PROFILE UPDATES


•   Elliott Husney  10/17
•   Roger Johnson  9/4
•   Rivian Beers (Goldman)  7/15
•   Marilyn Stenrud (Steinman)  6/26
•   Ron Swedlund, Sr  4/19
•   Jerald Warren  4/13
•   Duane Rasmuson  4/4
•   Donald Andersen  3/17
•   Janet Aarness (Midtbo)  2/20
•   Susan Strom (Crandall)  1/28
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WHERE ARE THEY NOW


WHERE WE LIVE


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10 live in Arizona
2 live in Arkansas
16 live in California
7 live in Colorado
15 live in Florida
1 lives in Hawaii
2 live in Illinois
2 live in Iowa
1 lives in Maryland
2 live in Massachusetts
145 live in Minnesota
1 lives in Mississippi
1 lives in Missouri
3 live in Montana
1 lives in Nevada
1 lives in New Mexico
2 live in New York
4 live in North Carolina
2 live in Ohio
1 lives in Oklahoma
3 live in Oregon
1 lives in Pennsylvania
1 lives in South Dakota
1 lives in Tennessee
6 live in Texas
1 lives in Utah
2 live in Virginia
4 live in Washington
4 live in Wisconsin
1 lives in British Columbia
1 lives in Finland
19 location unknown
77 are deceased

MISSING CLASSMATES


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St Louis Park
Class of 58, The Luckiest Generation
 
 

      Welcome to the

St Louis Park Senior High School 

 Class Of 1958 Web Site.

Home of the Orioles!

 

For music to accompany your viewing of this Home Page, click here:

 

 

We want to keep in touch with you.  If you change your email address, or mailing address or phone number, be sure to go to MEMBER FUNCTIONS  and make those changes under "Edit Contact Info." 

 

Best Wishes for our Jewish Classmates

 

"Classmate News" from December 2017

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Life starting to get you down?

Don't fret: The 60th Class Reunion is just eight months away!

 

Second News Flash!!! 

November Announcement from The 60th Class Reunion Planning Committee: Five men have joined with thirteen of the women in our class; they have been meeting to plan a "Great 60th Reunion."  Here is their first general announcement:

Mark your calendars for the weekend of August 24, 25 and 26, 2018!  Our St. Louis Park High School Class of 1958's 60th Class Reunion will offer activities that weekend, culminating in a banquet on Sunday, August 26, 2018, at the Minneapolis Golf Club.  Watch this website (www.slp58.com), your email and your mailbox for further details.

                           

 

 
 
 
       
 

 

                Did you know? 

... that today is Saturday Night Fever Premiere Day? The classic movie "Saturday Night Fever" premiered on this day in New York City. The movie was an instant sensation, propelling John Travolta to international celebrity. It also gave the Bee Gees a new lease on life as a disco band, and transformed how movies could use music to tell a story.

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Can you recognize this photo?

For the next several months a photo from decades ago will be posted below.  You should be tempted to try and identify the person in the photo.  Write down their name.  Some will be easy; others far more difficult.  But this exercise will be a fun one for you to check out every couple of weeks to see if your memory is still intact and working!  The name of the person in the photo will be posted the next time a new photo is shown.

Last November 23rd's photo was of: Elizabeth Taylor (in all her 1950's beauty)!

Here is our December 4th photo from 1918.  This may not be an easy guess!  He was a Red Cross volunteer during WWI; but that's not what he is most noted for.

 
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Today's Inspirational Quotes

"The one thing that you have that nobody else has is you. Your voice, your mind, your story, your vision. So write and draw and build and play and dance and live as only you can."

            -- Neil Gaiman
 
 
"The librarian isn't a clerk who happens to work in a library. A librarian is a data hound, a guide, a sherpa and a teacher. The librarian is the interface between reams of data and the untrained but motivated user."

            -- Seth Godin
 
 
 
 
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    Rememberance Quotes for December  

“It is December, and nobody asked if I was ready.”
Sarah Kay

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“December's wintery breath is already clouding the pond, frosting the pane, obscuring summer's memory...”
John Geddes
God gave us memory so that we might have roses in December. - James M. Barrie
“I heard a bird sing in the dark of December. A magical thing. And sweet to remember. We are nearer to Spring than we were in September. I heard a bird sing in the dark of December.”
Oliver Herford
 
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Plus, it's ideal for delicate foods (including seafood and fragile vegetables) that cook quickly and might fall apart if you prepare them using other methods. Steaming cooks food exclusively by bathing it in moist heat; there's no agitation involved.

Here's how to get started:

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We have ten Photo Albums, with accompanying music, to share with you.

These are mainly Albums from our 50th and 55th Class Reunions.  You will find them all at the links entitled "Our Photo Gallery" and "50th Reunion Photo Sets" at the left side of this page.  They are...

  1. SLP Class of '58 Gallery..........variety of photos sent in by classmates
  2. Our High School Times............photos from our days at Park High
  3. 55th at the Park Tavern............Sept. 10, 2013 - 1st 55th Reunion Event
  4. 55th at the Farm........................Sept. 11, 2013 - 2nd 55th Reunion Event
  5. 55th at The Hall of Fame..........Sept. 12, 2013 - Induction Banquet
  6. 70th Birthday Cruise..........Our July 20, 2010 Cruise on Lake Minnetonka
  7. 50th School and Bus Tour.......Big 50th Reunion -  Day 1 Activity
  8. BBQ at Tim Kiernan's Farm.....Big 50th Reunion - Day 2 Activity
  9. Relaxing Saturday Morning.....Big 50th Reunion - Day 3 Morning
  10. 50th Saturday Banquet............Big 50th Reunion - Day 3 Evening

Sit back, adjust each album to "full screen mode," turn on the music at the scroll at the bottom of each photo set, change tunes or watch without music...all to suit yourself.  Come back often.  You'll recognize someone different each time! 

 

Sara Lenmark Halverson and John Carlson both thought the Tavern Event was special.  See all of us who were there at the "55th at The Park Tavern" Photo Album.

 

Janet Aarness Midtbo, Mary Ann Evans Eckenberg and Barbara Wilcox Elmquist had a great time renewing their friendship at the Farm Event.  See who else was there at the "55th at The Farm" Photo Album.

 

       

Here were our Athlete-Inductees at the Hall of Fame.  Can you name them?  See who else was at the Banquet at the "55th at The Hall of Fame" Photo Album.

 

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Minnesota ~ You Gotta Love It!
 

 

Come back home to Minnesota - a water wonderworld

 

This is a totally free site: Find your name under the link at the left entitled "Classmate Profiles" and join us.