S: Hast Family Reunion 2010
BC: Wasn't that a fun time?! | Maxine & Nick
FC: "Family faces are magic mirrors. Looking at people who belong to us, we see the past, present and future. We make discoveries about ourselves." -Gail Lumet Buckley
1: If minutes were kept of a family gathering, they would show that "Members not Present" and "Subjects Discussed" were one and the same. ~ Robert Brault | "Save the Date" Magnet
2: Melissa - Losin' it already! | Phillip, Jim & Dean | The "Supervisors"!
3: Getting ready | Nick - Thank God for tall family members!
4: Mmmm ... those were good burgers, Dusty!
7: First things first ... let's EAT!
8: McKayla & Nicki Markel | Ben Boettger
9: Sabrina Werneburg | Theresa & Jenny Lechner
10: Plus Spouses: Karol, Maxine & Mavis | The Original Five: Dean, Phillip, John, Vernetta & Russ | Add in the Cousins: Ferdonna & Marcella | Photo Ops!
11: W | And the Cousins' Spouses: Jim Zimmerman & Don Madsen | The Grandkids Spouses: Jim, Randy, Diana & Mike; Joe & Kim; Nancy; Lori & Melissa | The Grandkids: Debi, Kathi, Dusty & Kristi; Pam, Marty & Mark, Robin & Ruth; Jim; Jim & Troy
12: The Whole "Fam Damily"! (Well, those who came anyway!)
15: Our Future | If you look deeply into the palm of your hand, you will see your parents and all generations of your ancestors. All of them are alive in this moment. Each is present in your body. You are the continuation of each of these people.
16: Winner: Purple Team (after a tie-breaker with the Blue Team)
17: Can you hold your water?
18: Batting Practice!
19: Winner: Red Team Hit 16 out of 20 Balloons (But they did have a slight advantage!)
20: Magic Carpet Ride
21: Winner: Purple Team
22: Winner: Blue Team | Hole in One! | George Bernard Shaw We don't stop playing because we grow old; we grow old because we stop playing.
25: You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation. Plato | Toss Across - Winner: Purple Team
27: Everyone got a t-shirt in their family color, a koozie and a pen just for coming. We also had star trophies for attendance and medals for the games. (Those will be brought back each year and re-used.) In addition, we had some fun prizes for the playing card bingo game. No one should have gone away empty-handed!
28: Kristin & Leah | James & Jessica | Diana & Leah | Maxine & Dean - Nice Smiles! | Allison & Ethan | Julietta | Kathi | Mike | Dean & Leah | Nick & Jenni | Debi | Scott | Erika & Nick | Dusty & Randy Care to share the joke? | Nicki & McKayla | Kristin, Matt & Leah | Jim
29: Elizabeth & Kayla | Amber & Pam | Marty | Mark | Kim & Calvin | Mavis | Phillip | Joe | Angela & Amber | Calvin | Amber | David & Sarah | Family Meeting?
30: Ben - TShirt Mixup! | Robin, Cheri & Michelle Ruth, Vernetta, Shannon & Shane | Robin & Ben | Rob | Michelle & Kaylie | Brianna | Rob, Shannon, Ruth & Michelle | Cheri | Kaylie
31: John | Ferdonna & Karol | Brooklyn | Brooklyn | Jim & Brooklyn | Nancy | Jim, Brooklyn, Nancy, Karol & John | Nancy & Brooklyn
32: Do we even want to know what you're looking for, Melissa? | Russ | Jim & Lori | Amanda | Troy & Melissa After-Party "Party" | Jim | Melissa, Troy, Jim Russ & Lori | Melissa Lori, Troy, Austin, Jim Russ, Chloe, Amada & Matt | Melissa Official Scorekeeper!
34: water "sports"!
35: Did someone say, "Go jump in the lake?" | Erika Reicks, Sara Hast, Allison Reicks, Ethan Reicks & Melissa Hast did just that!