Ernie Geefay 
The reunion was held in Santa Barbara
Aug 10-12 , 2005
The reunion was held in Santa Barbara
Aug 10-12 , 2005

We met in the lobby. 36 years is a long time but we could still recognize old faces
We met in the lobby. 36 years is a long time but we could still recognize old faces

Several people had already arrived earlier in the day
Several people had already arrived earlier in the day

It was great seeing each other again
It was great seeing each other again

Hugh arrives
Hugh arrives

Several folks were hungry so a group of us went for a bite to eat
Several folks were hungry so a group of us went for a bite to eat

Back at the hotel and more people arrive
Back at the hotel and more people arrive

Everyone got a "Peace Corps Trainee" badge just in case we couldn't recognize each other
Everyone got a "Peace Corps Trainee" badge just in case we couldn't recognize each other

People putting on badges as they get ready for an evening at Kevin Snow's house
People putting on badges as they get ready for an evening at Kevin Snow's house

Renee puts on her "Peace Corps" name tags
Renee puts on her "Peace Corps" name tags

Hugh's wife, Pikun, fills out name tag
Hugh's wife, Pikun, fills out name tag

On the way to Kevin Snow's house we picked up Dewleen at the trainstation
On the way to Kevin Snow's house we picked up Dewleen at the trainstation

Kevin has a beautiful house nestled in the Santa Barbara hill.
Kevin has a beautiful house nestled in the Santa Barbara hill.

..with a great view
..with a great view

At Kevin's house we met Don Blakemore and Kevin Snow .
At Kevin's house we met Don Blakemore and Kevin Snow . *

And Kevins lovely wife, Sheila
And Kevins lovely wife, Sheila

Don Blakemore and Rachel Baker
Don Blakemore and Rachel Baker

We met Vance Hyndman and his wife Kathy
We met Vance Hyndman and his wife Kathy *

Here's Mona talking to Renee's husband, Webb...a great guy!!
Here's Mona talking to Renee's husband, Webb...a great guy!!

Hugh and Barbara recall younger days
Hugh and Barbara recall younger days

People sat around and chatted
People sat around and chatted

Mona, Dewleen and Susie
Mona, Dewleen and Susie

Then Susan (Corcoran) Auer ...
Then Susan (Corcoran) Auer ...

...and her husband , Steve, arrived
...and her husband , Steve, arrived

Steve Auer, Ernie, Sue (Cocoran) Auer and Don Blakemore
Steve Auer, Ernie, Sue (Cocoran) Auer and Don Blakemore

People explored Kevin's lush gardens
People explored Kevin's lush gardens

We talked long after the sun went down
We talked long after the sun went down

Kevin and Sheila were gracious hosts
Kevin and Sheila were gracious hosts

Kevin hosted wine, cheese and munchies.
Kevin hosted wine, cheese and munchies.

We had pizza
We had pizza

Everyone continued to share old stories
Everyone continued to share old stories

and make new acquaintances
and make new acquaintances

Kevin showed Ernie some of his old photos from Thailand
Kevin showed Ernie some of his old photos from Thailand

That night , as Hugh Leong led the way back to the Hotel he was stopped by the city police
That night , as Hugh Leong led the way back to the Hotel he was stopped by the city police

According to Hugh The incident was "reported" in the Goleta newspaper
According to Hugh The incident was "reported" in the Goleta newspaper

The next day Kevin Wheeler and his wife, Sakorn arrived
The next day Kevin Wheeler and his wife, Sakorn arrived

We all had breakfast at the hotel
We all had breakfast at the hotel

Susie, Barbara, Don and Kevin
Susie, Barbara, Don and Kevin *

Don, Gaynor, Susie, Barbara
Don, Gaynor, Susie, Barbara

Susan (Corcoran) Auer, Renee, Mona (back to camera) , Sakorn Wheeler, Harrold Hayes
Susan (Corcoran) Auer, Renee, Mona (back to camera) , Sakorn Wheeler, Harrold Hayes

Then we went sightseeing in Santa Barbara
Then we went sightseeing in Santa Barbara

Our first stop...the botanic gardens
Our first stop...the botanic gardens

At the ticket booth several of us lobbied for the Senior Citizens rate.
At the ticket booth several of us lobbied for the Senior Citizens rate.

We all wandered around in little groups
We all wandered around in little groups

... toured Toad Hall, a building made out of willow branches.  It's actually alive
... toured Toad Hall, a building made out of willow branches. It's actually alive

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