The 112th Camden High School Alumni Banquet will be held Friday, Aug. 11 in the Ballroom at Point Lookout Resort’s Hedges Hall, 67 Atlantic Highway (Route 1) Northport.

Handicap parking is available. Anyone who has special needs or in need of a ride to the banquet, please contact Diann Henderson at ddhenders@hotmail.com or call 691-3549.

The deadline for buying tickets is Friday, Aug. 4. Ticket prices remain the same at $30 per person. They cannot be purchased at the door. You may obtain yours by sending a check, payable to CHS ALUMNI ASSOCIATION, to Sheila McFarland, 448 Youngtown Road, Lincolnville ME 04849. Please include a self-addressed, stamped envelope for ticket return. Also, please include a brief informational sheet giving your year of graduation, maiden name, spouse/guest name, etc.

The evening’s events will begin at 4 p.m. with a social hour and cash bar (open from 4 to 8 p.m.). Musical entertainment for the evening will be background music by Sybil Clement Wentworth on the keyboard.

The dining room opens at 5 p.m. and dinner will be served at 6 p.m. The menu will include: dinner rolls, garden salad, soup de jour, mashed potatoes, chef's selection of fresh vegetables, sautéed breast of chicken with prosciutto, leeks and chardonnay cream, baked haddock piccata, lemon cream cake, decaf coffee and tea.

Tables will be reserved for the reunion classes of ‘42', 47, '52, '57, '62 and '67.

The silent auction will be open throughout the meal with many great items donated by local businesses and alumni. Proceeds from the auction help defray banquet expenses. Anyone wishing to donate a new or gently used item, please contact David Ames at damesref@tidewater.net or call him at 789-5118. All donations will be greatly appreciated and can be made at any time from now through Aug. 11.

Leis will be on sale for $5 for the popular "Heads and Tails" game. Winners will receive donated bottles of wine. Proceeds from the "Heads and Tails" game help support the scholarship fund.

Special recognition awards will be made. Anyone wishing to nominate a CHS alumnus for this award should contact Rodney Lynch at cpo9@ne.twcbc.com or mail the name and information to Rodney at 123 Summer St., Rockland ME 04841 before June 30, 2017. Nominations are based on contributions to the CHS Alumni Association, Camden Community and prominence to Camden and the local area.

A short business meeting will follow the meal, during which reunion classes and committee members will be recognized. CHS alumni who have passed away in the last year will be remembered.

Please pass this information along to all Camden High School and Camden-Rockport High School Classes of '66, '67 and '68 alumni. We don’t want anyone to miss out on the chance to socialize with classmates and other alumni, renew old friendships and enjoy a fun filled evening.