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The Guel Family Reunion takes place on the last Sunday of every July in Sunnyvale, CA.
Help Us Keep Our Permit: Important Park Information
Due to the growing size of our tribe and the impact we have on the park each year, it’s becoming more and more important for us to preserve our ability to keep our annual permit. A few ways you can help:
Schedule of 40th Annual Reunion Activities
9:30am – 12:30 pm Volleyball sign ups
10am - 4pm Jumper (upon availability)
12:30pm – 2:30pm Special Guest: Dotty the Clown! Facepainting, balloon animals, and fun for the littles!
12 noon Kids’ piñata, ages 0-7
12:30 pm Kids piñata, ages 8-12
1pm Volleyball tournament begins
1pm Teen piñata, ages 13-17
1:30pm – 3pm Mariachi Perla de San Jose
3pm Adult piñata, ages 18 and older
3:30pm Family photo
Academic Recognition Medals
Carmen C. Guel Scholarship Award Winners
School Supplies Distribution
The reunion committee begins planning several months before the actual event each year. ﾠThe planning processﾠincludes periodic meetings at a designated family member's home where we share ideas for keeping with family traditions and coordinate logistics. Creative new ideas for improving the event areﾠmore thanﾠwelcome.
Get Involved on the Day of the Reunion:
Year Round Involvement:
Carmen C. Guel Education Fund & Academic Recognition
Cecilia Mason and her family branch collect school supplies for students and Monica Lares and her family provide formal recognition to graduates & special academic achievements in their continued effort to promote higher education and to honor the memory of nuestra abuelita Carmen C. Guel.
Please make sure you've updated your information in the family census by filling out the family census form.
Help us stay on top of these important dates by updating the family census!
Every year, the most competitive reunion activities begin and end with your primos, a colored piece of yarn that's tied around your wrist, and... nothin' but net! Sign-ups are from 10am to 1pm at the information booth with games starting at 1pm. The rules are as follows: