Family Reunion

Valentine Reunion Agenda

Valentine Family, we are going to have a LOT of fun this weekend.  You have responded in large numbers and we are excited. This will give you some idea of event times.   The directions will be available at the hotel and/or on this website later.    

Friday, July 20  –  3 pm hotel check-in  (Directions are included in the hotel information given on this website.) The Columbia Mall is across the street.                                                     

6 pm Reception, home of Bunny and Russell  (4946 Reedy Brook Lane, Columbia, Md. 21044    410-997-0532). T-shirts will be distributed.      

Saturday, July 21   –  11 am – 5 pm   Picnic at Cedar Lane Park, West Pavilion. Feel free to bring tennis rackets, badminton, volleyball, and other items.                                           

7 – 12 pm    Dinner/Party – The talent show should be lots of fun.         

Sunday, July 22  –  Church Service at Celebration Church. We will decide as a group whether to attend the 10 am or 12 pm service.  Many parishioners will be in “picnic” clothes because of an afternoon event (not related to us). Casual dress is fine. We are looking forward to a wonderful reunion.    

Additional Information About the Reunion


Your Columbia, Maryland relatives are excited about hosting the 2012 Valentine Reunion. We really look forward to having all of you here again. Please save the dates of July 20 – 22, 2012. We are using the same Sheraton Columbia Town Center Hotel that we used in 2004. Click here to book your room and receive the Valentine Family Reunion 2012 rates.     

Very Important Note: The deadline for meal assessments and t-shirts has been extended to July 10th. The FINAL DAY for hotel reservations with the reunion rates is July 6th.   

Important Note: Please see below for a letter with more information about making reservations and information on the money requested and the cost of the t-shirts. You can right-click anywhere on the letter and then print it.   




 Note: Checks can be made payable to Russell L. Valentine III  

Again, you can also click here to make your reservations.     


  Here’s what we can tell you so far about the agenda

  • On Friday evening (July 20th), we will meet at Russell and Bunny Valentine’s home for a reception.
  • On Saturday morning and afternoon (July 21st), we will head to Cedar Lane Park for a cookout, sports, and all kinds of fun.
  • On Saturday evening, we will have our Valentine Reunion Banquet.
  • On Sunday, we can attend the Celebration Church service in Columbia.


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 If you have any questions, please contact Bunny Valentine by e-mail at or by phone at 410-997-0532. We look forward to seeing you soon!