The Class of 1971’s 50th Reunion

We are excited to celebrate our 50th reunion August 6-8, 2021. No tickets will be sold in advance. Everyone is responsible for their own tabs for each event.

RSVP DEADLINE: MONDAY, JUNE 28TH. Please go to this link:  to complete the form.  If you have any issues completing the form or editing the form after submitting, contact Valerie Bird Bass at

Friday, August 6th: Party with the Class of 1970 at DJ’s Dugout 777 N. 114th St. Event begins at 6:00 pm in the room to the left of the entrance.  Food and drink available.

Saturday, August 7th:

9am – Car Show in the Burke parking lot (with the class of 1970)

10am – Guided school tours (with the class of 1970)

11:30am: Lunch at Pitch Restaurant (the building behind the restaurant) at 5021 Underwood Ave.

7:00pm: Cocktail hour at Farmer Brown’s back party room at 2620 River Rd Dr, Waterloo, NE 68069. Dinner will begin at 7:00 pm.

Sunday, August 8th:

Riverboat Cruise with check-In occurring from 1:30pm to 1:45pm (they can not accommodate late arrivals). Cruise operates from 2pm to 3pm.  The cost is $16 for seniors.  Please note:  You do not RSVP on the form for this event.  If interested in attending this “open to the public” cruise go to to purchase your online tickets.  After we return from the cruise there will be live music, as well as food and drink options at the dock until 6:00 pm.  Plus, it is really close to the airport if someone needs to get there in a timely manner.

Please check here to see if Burke’s Alumni Association needs your updated information. If so, please update it so we can keep in touch about the reunion and other events!