Announce the Graduation of a Son or Daughter

Sample Letter #1

We are pleased to announce the graduation of our daughter Jane from the Doe Music Conservatory, and invite you to join us for an evening of celebration at the Conservatory ballroom on May 28 at 7:00 p.m.

Jane is already reaping rich rewards through her music. As one of the best musicians in her graduating class, she will soon begin a performing tour through most of the European capitals. We hope you can join with us to give her a good send-off.

Sample Letter #2

John and I invite you to a party celebrating the graduation of our daughter, Mary, from Doe Dental School. We are having an informal barbecue in our backyard on Friday, March 10 at 7:00 p.m.

Please come and join in the festivities. Mary has worked hard and would appreciate your attendance.

Sample Letter #3

Mr. John Doe and Ms. Jane Johnson announce the graduation of their daughter, Dr. Mary Doe, Ph.D., from Springfield University. A reception will be held in Mary's honor on June 12, beginning at 3:00 p.m. in our home.

Please celebrate with us in support of Mary's hard work and outstanding accomplishment.

Sample Letter #4

John and Ms. Jane Doe are pleased to announce the graduation of their daughter, Janet, from the Air Force Academy. We are holding a reception in her honor on Friday, May 22 beginning at 4:00 p.m. in the Blue Room of the Officers' Club.

Janet has achieved high honors for her training in air traffic control. We are proud of our daughter and would like you to join us in wishing her well as she begins her tour of duty at Springfield Air Force Base next month.

Sample Letter #5

We thought James was going to be a perpetual student! But he's finally graduating with honors on August 15 from the University of Springfield with a PhD in archeology. Come join us in celebrating this happy event.

We will be holding a party for him in our cabin (see map over) on August 20 beginning at 5:00 p.m. Just come prepared to hear lots of information about Indian artifacts while you enjoy the barbecue. See you then!

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