Alumni Reunion 2020

Austen Riggs Center

25 Main St
StockbridgeMassachusetts 01262
March 27, 2020 at 3:00 PM to March 29, 2020 at 12:00 PM

Alumni Reunion 2020 - the Austen Riggs Center's centennial year reunion - will take place on the weekend of March 27-29, 2020. The theme is Tradition & Creativity, and the weekend highlights the dynamic Activities Program at Riggs. Join former patients, staff and Board members, and re-connect with friends.

For general information, please email alumni@austenriggs.net or call Jennifer Lilienthal, Advancement Coordinator, at 413.931.5274.


Friday, March 27, 2020

3:30 - 6:00 p.m.        Registration & Refreshments at the Riggs Corner House
4:00 p.m.                  Greenhouse Open House
5:00 p.m.                  Lavender Door Gallery Open House
6:30 - 8:00 p.m.        Former Fellows’ Reception at Prospect House

Saturday, March 28, 2020

8:00 - 8:45 p.m.          Registration for Newcomers & Continental Breakfast
8:45 - 9:00 a.m.          Eric M. Plakun, MD, Welcome & Introduction of Keynote Speaker
9:00 - 9:45 a.m.          Kevin Coleman, Keynote Speaker
9:45 - 10:00 a.m.        Break
10:00 - 11:30 a.m.      Alumni Panel Presentations and Discussion
11:30 - Noon              Eric M. Plakun, MD, Remarks
12:30 - 2:00 p.m        Lunch at the Medical Office Building
2:00 - 2:30 p.m.         Campus Tours
2:30 - 4:00 p.m.         Alumni Panel Presentations and Discussion
6:30 - 8:30 p.m.         Buffet Dinner at the Hitchcock Room at Red Lion Inn

Sunday, March 29, 2020

10:00 - 11:30 a.m.        “Let’s Stay Connected” Brunch & Information Session about the Revitalized Alumni Association: Large Conference Room, MOB

Overnight Accommodations

We have reserved a limited number of Standard King or Queen rooms at the Red Lion Inn in Stockbridge (1 bed per room). To take advantage of our corporate rate, please fill out the lodging section of the registration form and include room payment with your registration fee by February 10th. (To view additional accommodations, visit www.berkshires.org and select Where to Stay.)

*Overnight accommodations, travel, and meals not outlined on this form are the responsibility of registrants.  

Cancellation Policy

If we receive your cancellation notice on or before February 25, 2020, we will refund 100% of fees to you.


We are grateful for the sponsors who are making it possible for us to offer scholarships to cover registration costs for qualified former patient alumni. For more information, please call Jennifer Lilienthal at 413-931-5274.

A note about your privacy during the weekend: The privacy of our former patients is of continuing concern to us. After we receive your registration information, we will send you a consent form regarding photography and video-taping during the weekend. Please return the signed form to us. If you have any questions about registration or the Alumni Reunion, please contact Jennifer Lilienthal, Alumni Liaison, at 413-931-5274.

It is important for us to have an accurate head count for each event – please fill out this form in its entirety.


Event Options

  • I will be bringing a guest (Cost: $30)
  • Red Lion Inn Lodging (optional) Friday night, Standard King or Queen (Cost: $135)
  • Red Lion Inn Lodging (optional) Saturday night, Standard King or Queen (Cost: $176)

Friday, March 27, 2020

Optional EventAttendingAttending with Guest
Morning clinical case conference (former medical staff only) (Cost: $0)
Afternoon Welcome Reception at the Corner House (Cost: $0)
Dinner at Prospect House (former Fellows & their guests only) (Cost: $15)

Saturday, March 28, 2020

Optional EventAttendingAttending with Guest
Continental Breakfast at the MOB Large Conference Room (Cost: $0)
Morning & Afternoon Panel Discussions (Cost: $0)
Lunch at the MOB Large Conference Room (Cost: $12)
Buffet Dinner at the Red Lion Inn, Hitchcock Room (Cost: $40)

Sunday, March 29, 2020

Optional EventAttendingAttending with Guest
Brunch at the MOB Large Conference Room (Cost: $0)

Total Cost: $30.00