Members of the Shawnee High School Class of 1979 will celebrate their 40th reunion July 26 and 27 at the Grand Casino and Hotel. All classes and guests are welcome.

Attendees will meet at 6:30 p.m. Friday at the hotel lobby checkin, and then from 7 to 9 p.m. at the third-floor hotel rooftop pool with cash bar. At 9 p.m., the pool will close for one hour and then reopen at 10 p.m. for 21 and older with a live DJ.

Saturday, attendees will meet from 1 to 4 p.m. for pool-side visiting with cash bar. At 6 p.m., all participants will check in at the west event center at the casino, with a photo booth on site. The class pictures will be taken at 6:30 p.m., and at 7 p.m., there will be an Mexican buffet dinner and program. From 9 p.m. to midnight, there will be a live band, featuring Boy's Night Out.

Cost for classmates for the entire weekend are $75 (includes a reunion T-shirt), and cost for guests is $50.

For Friday night only, the cost is $25. Cost for Saturday night dinner is $55, and the cost for Saturday night after 8:30 p.m. is $30. (Shirts are not included in any of these.)