Events

Villa's Alumnae events are ideal opportunities for graduates of any era to reconnect with friends and classmates, share laughs, and make new memories, or to engage with current Villa students in meaningful ways. Please join us at these events—or at any event on Villa's active School Calendar.

Villa Soccer Celebration: Friday, October 5, 2018

It's the 25th Anniversary of Villa's First State Soccer Championship in 1993...So We're Celebrating the History and Winning Tradition of the Legendary Villa Soccer Program!

The Villa Alumnae Association invites all Villa Soccer Alumnae, coaches, parents, and fans, past and present, to join us for a celebration of Villa Soccer!

Friday, October 5, 2018

Click here for more information and to register.

Alumnae Week: Monday, October 29—Friday, November 2, 2018

Alumnae Week is when we honor Villa Alumnae and welcome them back to campus! All Alumnae are invited to tour the school, check out our display of Villa memorabilia, and more! If you're interested in visiting Villa during Alumnae Week, please contact Mary Beth Davis Walinskas '96, Alumnae Relations Coordinator, at mwalinskas@vjmhs.org or 215-357-8810, ext 208. We hope to see you then!

Annual Alumnae Reunion: Saturday, November 24, 2018

Come together with your classmates at Villa for the Annual Alumnae Reunion! ALL ALUMNAE are invited to this year's Reunion, when we will honor Alumnae with class years ending in "8" and "3." Formal invitations will be mailed in October.

Saturday, November 24, 2018
School and Maria Hall Open: 4 p.m.
School Tours/Reminiscing: 4 to 5 p.m. (optional)
Cocktails/Hors D'ouevres: 5 to 6 p.m.
Buffet Dinner: 6 to 9 p.m.
Registration fee is $50 per person.

Christmas at Maria Hall/Villa Vendor Fair: Sunday, December 2, 2018

Come one, come all! The Christmas season will soon be upon us, so help us usher in this festive time of year with Christmas at Maria Hall, and new this year, our Villa Vendor Fair. Tour the exquisitely decorated historic home (ca. 1860) of Bucks County's Cornell family, which in 1932 became the original Villa Joseph Marie, thanks to Mother Maria Kaupas's vision and wisdom. Enjoy refreshments, music, children's activities, and a special visit from Santa Claus!

In the school, get some of your Christmas shopping done by patronizing our Villa Vendor Fair, sponsored by the Villa Alumnae Association. Alumnae representatives from Avon, Mary Kay, India Hicks, Pepper Pop Paper, Rodan + Fields, and more will be on hand. Please click here for our flyer.

We hope you'll join us!

Sunday, December 2, 2018
1-3 p.m.
Free event
Open to the community

Any questions about Christmas at Maria Hall? Please contact Mary Beth Davis Walinskas '96, Alumnae Relations Coordinator, at mwalinskas@vjmhs.org or 215-357-8810, ext 208.

Take a Jem to Work Days: Thursday, December 20—Friday, December 21, 2018

On Take a Jem to Work Days, Thursday, December 20—Friday, December 21, 2018, Villa Alumnae serve as mentors to current Villa Juniors and Seniors, who are interested in pursuing a similar career, by allowing them to shadow them at work for a day.

We are looking for Alumnae in a variety of professions who are willing to serve as mentors and provide a valuable real-world experience for our students.

If you are interested, please complete the form below at your earliest convenience. For more information, please contact Mary Beth Davis Walinskas '96, Alumnae Relations Coordinator, at mwalinskas@vjmhs.org or 215-357-8810, ext 208.

Alumnae College Mingle: Date TBA

Please join us at Villa for a casual event to talk about your college with Villa Juniors and Seniors and answer their questions. Sponsored by the offices of Guidance and Alumnae.

Date TBA
3 to 5 p.m.
Villa Student Lounge
Light refreshments will be served. Remember to wear your college gear!

If you would like to participate, please complete the interest form below, and we will be in touch soon. Thank you!

QUIZZO: Saturday, February 2, 2019

An evening of fun and trivia!

Saturday, February 2, 2019
7—10 p.m. (doors open at 6 p.m.; trivia begins promptly at 7 p.m.)
Villa Joseph Marie High School Gym
Players must be 21 years or older.

*There are a limited number of tables left available for walk-ins. First come, first served! Doors open at 6 p.m.!*

QUIZZO is a live trivia game with 10 rounds of trivia in various categories. Players compete in teams of up to eight (teams of four players or fewer may be joined with other small teams).

Prizes

  • The team that answers the most questions correctly wins a cash prize of $400.
  • Teams are challenged to develop a table theme, decorations, and costume accessories (optional). A prize will be awarded to the best table.
  • A bonus round and some other optional games will be played for an additional fee, giving players a chance to win other prizes.

Non-alcoholic drinks, coffee, tea, and cookies provided. Players are encouraged to bring their own food and alcoholic beverages.

If you have any questions, please contact Mary Beth Davis Walinskas '96, Alumnae Relations Coordinator, at mwalinskas@vjmhs.org or 215-357-8810, ext 208.

Alumnae Networking Evening NYC: Thursday, March 14, 2019

Please join us to connect and network with your fellow New York City-area Villa Alumnae! Check back for details in 2019!

Career Day: Thursday, April 25, 2019

Villa's annual Career Day will take place Thursday, April 25, 2019. Career Day gives students an opportunity to learn more about various fields they are considering pursuing in college. The event lasts about two hours, beginning with an optional luncheon for all presenters at 12:15 p.m., followed by short presentations (10-15 minutes), including Q&A, with small groups of students. Career Day will end at approximately 2:30 p.m.

We are actively searching for Alumnae, current parents, parents of Alumnae, and other family members and friends who are interested in presenting information about their career. We need presenters in as many different occupations as possible to represent their career at this event. Please consider being a part of this very worthwhile activity!

If you are interested, please complete the form below at your earliest convenience. For more information, please contact Mary Beth Davis Walinskas '96, Alumnae Relations Coordinator, at mwalinskas@vjmhs.org or 215-357-8810, ext 208.

Jems at the Shore! - Summer 2019

We're having a Villa Alumnae bash at the shore this summer! Would you like to be involved in the planning? Do you have a shore home or business at the shore that we can use as a location? Please fill out the interest form below to let us know. We will be in touch soon!

Alumnae Relations Office

Mary Beth Davis Walinskas '96
Alumnae Relations Coordinator
215-357-8810 ext. 208
mwalinskas@vjmhs.org

Cathleen Murway
(Danielle '91, Jordan '20)
Alumnae Relations Assistant
215-357-8810 ext. 130
cmurw@vjmhs.org