St Hilda's Collegiate School is turning 125 and we would like to celebrate this milestone with Old Girls, families, staff and supporters.
This is a wonderful opportunity for our St Hilda's community to come together and celebrate this special milestone in the history of our school.
The weekend will begin at 4pm on Friday, March 19th, 2021, with registration and a cocktail function at the school. On Saturday, March 20th, there will be a schedule of activities taking place at St Hilda's including school tours, decade group photos, a morning tea for all former staff and Board members, film screenings, exhibitions, performances and a Gala Lunch at the Glenroy Auditorium at the Dunedin Town Hall.
On Saturday evening, there will be a '125 Years of Inspiring St Hilda's Women' event in the Arts Building at St Hilda's, where a panel of influential St Hilda's Old Girls will talk about their career and life journeys since leaving St Hilda's. On Sunday, March 21st, there will be a Chapel service and morning tea at the school, and then a lunch and tours at Tolcarne.
There will also be merchandise available to purchase throughout the weekend, including a limited number of the St Hilda's Rose especially grown for this 125th celebration.
To see our full programme of events and to register, please find our event website here.
We encourage everyone to attend this wonderful celebration - Old Girls, their families, parents, past and present staff and Board members, and supporters are all welcome.
Full Registration includes entry to the Cocktail Function on March 19th at 5pm, all 125th activities on March 20th including the Gala Lunch and the '125 Years of Inspiring St Hilda's Women' event, and the Chapel Service and morning tea on March 21st.
Registration is necessary for attending the programme of events at St Hilda's (excluding the Cocktail Function, the Gala Lunch and the '125 Years of Inspiring St Hilda's Women' events - tickets to these events must be purchased separately).
125 Years of Inspiring St Hilda's Women Event
Join us for a panel discussion involving several influential St Hilda's Old Girls as they discuss their career and life paths since leaving St Hilda's. Entry includes drinks and nibbles upon arrival. Prepare to be inspired!
This ticket allows entry to the Cocktail Function at St Hilda's at 5pm on March 19th. Drinks and nibbles are included in the purchase price.
The Gala Lunch will be held at the Glenroy Auditorium at the Dunedin Town Hall at 1pm on March 20th. Please let us know if you have any specific dietary requirements.
Tolcarne tour and lunch in the Dining Room - Sunday March 21st, 12pm.
Please let us know if you will be attending the Chapel Service on Sunday March 21st in the St Hilda's Chapel. Entry is free.