Alumni Birthdays November 2-November 8 Happy Birthday this week to the following Alumni: John Walden (11/3), Paul Schnebelen(11/3), Rick Pawlowski (11/4), Walter Baranger (11/4), Barry Robinson(11/5), Bud Boyd (11/5) and David Mires(11/5).   Next Saturday, November 8! It’s Our First-Ever Disneyland Alumni Club Meet-Up!     Trader Sam's is next to the Tangaroa Terrace at the Disneyland Hotel swimming pool area. Join us there on Saturday, November 8, for conversation and lots of fun! Photo by Mark Eades. Used by permission. Do you know what the Disneyland Alumni Club is all about? Well this is your chance to find out. The
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Alumni Birthdays October 12-October 18 Happy Birthday this week to the following Alumni:  Dave Smith (10/13),Jeffrey Danaher (10/13), Robert Andrick (10/14), Vashia Rhone (10/14),Richard Ferrin  (10/15), John Caldwell (10/16), Lloyd Porter (10/17),Marla Dickerson (10/17), James Teets  (10/18). Photo by Mark Eades. Used by permission. Tickets Are Going Fast for Fall/Winter Speakers Event   Tickets for our Fall/Winter Speakers event featuring Disney designer Brian Sandahl are going quickly for this limited seating venue. Mail-in orders close this Wednesday, October 15, and online sales will close Sunday, October 26. Don’t miss this opportunity to get a rare behind-the-scenes peek at the Haunted Mansion Holiday, as well as other beloved Disney Parks shows
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Alumni Birthdays September 21-September 27 This Week’s Birthdays: September 21-September 27 Happy Birthday this week to the following Alumni:  Michael Nistase (9/21), Skip Palmer (9/24), Stan Schwarz (9/24), and Tommy Griffith (9/24). Pool view from the Wrather Suite balcony. All event photos courtesy of the Disneyland Alumni Club. Used by permission. Alumni Enjoyed a New View on Disneyland’s Unique History Last Saturday, September 13, members of the Disneyland Alumni Club met at the Disneyland Hotel to enjoy a few of unique views—one literally—on Disneyland history. Former Imagineer Mark Eades discusses the impact of changing crowd demographics on Disneyland. Disneyland Alumni and Disney Imagineer Mark Eades, who
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Alumni Birthdays August 31-September 6 Happy Birthday this week to the following Alumni: Victoria Taylor (9/3), Becki Thompson (9/3), Kendel Cornwell (9/3), and Alfonso Sanchez (9/4). And a belated birthday salute to Alumni Bob Johnson(8/28)! Happy Labor Day Weekend! History tells us that President Grover Cleveland first established Labor Day as a national holiday in 1887, to occur on the first Monday in September. Following years of tension, strikes, and protests, at long last the efforts of workers throughout America would be recognized and celebrated annually. If there’s one thing Disneyland Cast Members and Alumni have learned, it’s how to turn a negative experience into
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Alumni Birthdays for  August 3-August 9   Happy Birthday this week to the following Alumni: Theresa Smith (8/5), Wayne Martin (8/8), and Michael Gannon(8/9).   Who is a Disneyland Alumni? Anyone who ever worked at Disneyland is considered a Disneyland Alumni. Whether you are a retiree who spent the better part of your life greeting Disneyland Guests (which is what made it the better part of your life), or someone who just worked there for a season or three—you are a Disneyland Alumni.   As a Disneyland Alumni, you are eligible to be an active member of this club, started more than
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“What I will say now is just what most of us are probably thinking every day. I thank God and America for the right to live and raise my family under the flag of tolerance, democracy, and freedom.” - Walt Disney This Week’s Birthdays HAPPY BIRTHDAY to Alumni John Bristol (June 29), Mariby Stewart (June 29), Bob Cobb (July 3), and Leola Kindt (July 5). ©Disney     Celebrate Summer with the Billies—and Your Disneyland Alumni Friends   Add some old-fashioned sizzle to your summer by joining us on Sunday, July 20 for a day at Knott’s Berry Farm with Krazy
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