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Grinnell-in-Philadelphia: Back Together Gathering

Harvey Leff '80, the Grinnell-in-Philadelphia Regional Planning Committee, and the Office of Development and Alumni Relations invite Grinnell alumni and friends to reconnect in-person at our first social event since the pandemic began. See old friends, make new ones, and gather back together at Uptown Beer Garden!

Grinnell-in-Philadelphia: Back Together Gathering
4–6 p.m. | Saturday, Sept. 25

Uptown Beer Garden
1500 John F Kennedy Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19102

Meet us at the outdoor tables marked with Grinnell signs. The first round of drinks is on us!

Register with the Office of Development and Alumni Relations online or by phone at 866-850-1846 by Tuesday, Sept. 21.

Covid Precautions: The safety of all Grinnellians and guests remains our top priority. Please review our Covid-19 safety precautions and policies for all alumni events before attending the gathering. At this particular event, masks will be required any time guests go indoors, regardless of vaccination status. Due to potential pandemic-related changes, we retain the right to cancel the event for any reason.

Visit the Back Together Gatherings page to learn about the other Back Together Gatherings planned for this fall.

We hope to see you there!

Questions? Contact Ashley Renstrom-Schaefer, associate director of alumni and donor relations, at or call 641-269-9317.

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Saturday September 25
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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