What brings us all together to share memories, laugh, cry and see classmates that we haven’t seen for years? REUNIONS!

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Class of 1959 – 75th Birthday Party

The Class of 1959 is planning a 75th Birthday Party June 18, 2016 at Christopher’s Restaurant. Cost is $40. Please mail your money asap to Ed Murphy, 9414 Greenbelt Drive, Urbandale, IA 50322. Contact Jean Richards at for any other information.

Class of 1961 – 55th Class Reunion

Saturday, June 18, 2016, the EHS Class of 1961 will be celebrating their 55th reunion from 6pm – 10pm at the PARC (Police Rec) building – 5374 NE 12th, Pleasant Hill, IA 50317. Food and beer will be served at no cost. Other drinks, water and pop will be available at a small cost. Join us for an evening of sharing memories and great conversations!
In addition to Saturday nights reunion, we would like to invite you to golf at Grandview Golf on Friday morning at 9:00am. Golf will be at the regular green fees cost. Call or e-mail John Sample if you plan on golfing. Friday afternoon, Don Cox is hosting a open house from 3:00 to ?? at his house (4709 Western Hill Dr. West Des Moines). Bring your swimsuit if you want to swim. Pizza, beer and pop will be furnished.
Please let one of us know if you plan on attending any or all Reunion events!
– Madonna Hamilton Hauge
– Linda Swim Shultice
– Don Cox
– John Sample

Class of 1966 – 50th Class Reunion

The Class of 1966 will hold their reunion on June 24th (Hilltop for Dinner) and June 25th (Main Event at Prairie Meadows). All of the details and how to buy your tickets are on their CLASS OF 1966 WEBSITE or their FACEBOOK page.

Class of 1967 – 50th Class Reunion in 2017

Anyone that is interested in information regarding the Class of 1967 – 50 year reunion, please contact Dorothy Kain Thurman at or 515-262-5311.

Class of 1965  is hosting an Alumni Banquet in the Southwest for all East High Alumni in February 2017

Everyone is invited to attend the Des Moines East High School Alumni Banquet in the Southwest Feb. 13, 2017 at Minder Binders, 715 S. McClintock Dr., Tempe, Az.  85281.  The luncheon will be at noon in the party room.  Everyone is invited to attend.  The class of 1965 started this and we are inviting everyone to attend. Any questions, contact Sheryljan (Crawford) Hedlund at 515-360-0416 or  Hope to see you there.