Alumni Happy Hours + Events

On the 2nd Friday of each month during the school year, BK hosts an Alumni Happy Hour sponsored by a local business affiliated with Bishop Kearney. These events run from 6:00pm – 8:00pm, and the first drink is on BK! Feel free to contact our Alumni Relations Coordinators, Jennifer Hansen ‘05 and Paula Steffen ‘86 with any questions regarding attending one of these events or to host one yourself! 


Upcoming dates and locations:

BK Alumni Happy Hour
Friday, May 10, 2019
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM    
Titus Tavern
690 Titus Avenue
Rochester, NY 14617
Join owner and esteemed alumnus John Giehl ’70!
Come and enjoy the great company of fellow alumni, delicious food and FUN with live music following happy hour at 8pm.. and as always, your first drink is on us!
If you would like to be a happy hour sponsor, or for more information on events, please contact:
 Jennifer Hansen at or 342-4000 ext. 228
Upcoming Events:
The Big Band at BK! 
6 PM – 10 PM on Saturday, May 18, 2019 at Bishop Kearney
Don’t miss this fun-filled event for all ages, hosted by Bishop Kearney and generously sponsored by the Northwest Rotary featuring the Penfield Rotary Big Band! Join us for a memorable evening full of great music food, fun, dancing and so much more!
Career Day! 
8:30 AM – 11:45 AM on Friday, May 31, 2019 at Bishop Kearney
Alumni Weekend kicks off with Career Day; the events begins with breakfast at 8:30am followed by three breakout sessions. Then everyone gathers in the auditorium for Keynote speaker, James Yake ’73. We conclude with tours of the school and renovated 3rd floor, followed by our Greenhouse Ribbon Cutting Ceremony! We are still looking to fill some spots for career day in these particular fields: medical (nursing, psychiatry, chiropractor), culinary arts, graphic design, athletics, chemistry, biology, social work, music industry (theater, dance), art and creative writing.  If you are available to join us that morning, please contact Melanie Barnas-Simmons, or 585-342-4000 ext. 202
Greenhouse Ribbon Cutting Ceremony! 
12 PM on Friday, May 31, 2019 at Bishop Kearney
The BK Alumni Blast! 
2 PM – 4 PM Saturday, June 1, 2019 at Bishop Kearney
2 PM Meet in the Cafeteria, tour the school, and enjoy a delicious cook out!
3 PM Current Student Vs. Alumni Kickball Game in the Stadium CLICK HERE to Sign Up For Kickball!
4 PM Brick Blessing Ceremony in the front loop CLICK HERE to Order a Brick!
In order to arrive in time for the June 1 ceremony, brick orders must be in by Fri. May 10
5 PM Scholarship Recipient Reception
All Donors to Student Scholarships are invited to join us for a reception to celebrate the 2019-2020 Scholarship Recipients! 
Donation Drop Off Days for the BK Summer Sale!
Don’t miss our upcoming Donation Drop Off Days, where you can enjoy the opportunity to donate quality items for a great cause, without having to leave the comfort of your vehicle! We accept donations of a wide variety of quality, good condition household/estate items such as furniture, artwork, decor, collectibles, antiques, and more. Be sure to check out our donation guidelines, especially items not accepted.
4 PM – 7 PM   Wednesday, May 29, 2019   at Bishop Kearney
10 AM – 2 PM    Saturday, June 15, 2019   at Bishop Kearney
10 AM – 2 PM    Saturday, July 13, 2019    at Bishop Kearney
10 AM – 2 PM   Saturday, August 3, 2019  at Bishop Kearney
Contact Jennifer Hansen at or 342-4000×228 for more information, including special item donation pick-up service!
The First Ever: BK Furniture Sale Fundraiser! 
Thursday, August 15 – Sunday, August 18, 2019 at Bishop Kearney
For more information on any upcoming BK events, please contact: Jennifer Hansen at jhansen@BKHS.ORG or at (585)342-4000×228
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