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Gazebo Work Day,  Sept. 18, 2015


In preparation for the annual “Brunch on the Bricks” event, retirees and grounds crew workers will gather at the Legacy Gazebo at 8:30 am on Friday, September 18, to clean up and spruce up the Gazebo and surrounding area.

Last year, we planted flowers, spread mulch, trimmed shrubs and swept the brick patio to make sure everything was in good shape for our annual program recognizing new retirees and remembering those who have passed away, either active employees or retirees, in the past year. This year, we will also be assisting with placing the bricks for new retirees and those who have passed.

Light refreshments and drinks will be available. Wear old clothes and bring your work gloves!

Please reply to the email from the Retirees Association requesting volunteers or email to let us know you are coming!

Fall Semester 2015 Schedule of Events

Fall semester is almost upon us! Mark your calendar now and plan to join the Retirees Association for the scheduled events listed below. Other events may be added, so please let us know what activities you would like us to arrange. Watch your email or check back to this page for more information on each event. 

September 11, 10:00 am, Steering Committee Meeting, KSU Center 327A

September 18, Legacy Gazebo Work Day, 8:30 am, Legacy Gazebo on the Kennesaw Campus

September 21, 9:00 am, Celebrating the Equinox Golf Outing, Cobblestone Golf Course (Contact Harry Trendell to sign up)

September 23, 11:00 am, Montaluce Winery Tour, Dahlonega, GA

October 9, 10:00 am, Brunch on the Bricks at the Legacy Gazebo on the Kennesaw Campus

October 23, 10:00 am, Passports & Pastimes, Laura Dabundo, “The Celtic Experience: England, Scotland, Wales & Ireland,” KSU Center 327A

Wine Tasting Fundraiser

You are invited to join Retirees Association members and friends for this fun event!


Wine-Tasting Fundraiser
Marietta Wine Market*
Saturday, July 11, 2015
Includes hors d’oeuvres and 5 featured wines to taste

Owners Randall and Karen Heard are happy to explain the featured wines and help select the perfect wine for any occasion. 

There is no charge, but a $10 per person suggested donation will be credited to the KSU Retirees Association Scholarship Fund.

* The Marietta Wine Market is located one block off the Marietta Square at 18 Powder Springs Street. 

Spring Outing

A Visit to the Woodsong Alpaca Farm in Blue Ridge, GA
Thursday, April 9, 2015

Hosts: Steve and Gail Scherer

We will meet for lunch at 11:00 at
Southern Charm Restaurant
224 W. Main St., Blue Ridge, GA
(about a 2 hour drive from KSU)

After lunch, we will proceed to the farm for an afternoon tour (about 2 hours)

Registration limited to the first 25 to sign up (adults only, please) to 470-578-7984 or

You must r.s.v.p. and receive a pass from the Retirees Association to visit the farm!

Paul Byrom returns to KSU!

Join us for an encore performance by Paul Byrom, formerly of Celtic Thunder and one of Ireland’s leading tenors, as he shares songs and stories from his homeland. What a great way to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day!!

Saturday, March 21, 2015
7:00 pm
KSU Center room 400
tickets at or 800-838-3006