Fermi National Laboratory

Volume 24  |  Friday, September 14, 2001  |  Number 14
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Calendar

Website for Fermilab Events:
http://www.fnal.gov/faw/events.htm

Fermilab Arts Series Presents:

OPENING NIGHT

Saturday, September 15, 2001 $17 ($9 ages 18 and under) Ramsey Auditorium, Wilson Hall 8 p.m. Carol Wincenc, Flute & Nancy Allen, Harp

ONGOING NALWO

Free English classes in the Users' Center for FNAL guests, visitors and their spouses. The schedule is: Monday and Friday, 9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Separate classes for both beginners and advanced students.

DANCING

International folk dancing, Thursdays, 7:30-10 p.m., Village Barn, newcomers always welcome. Scottish country dancing, Tuesdays, 7:30 - 10 p.m., Village Barn, newcomers always welcome. For information on either dancing group, call Mady, (630) 584-0825 or Doug, x8194, or email folkdance@fnal.gov.

Barn Dances

Fermilab Barn Dances, featuring traditional square and contra dances in the Fermilab Village barn. Admission $5 for adults, $2 for age 12-18, and free for under 12 years old. The Sunday evening dances will continue October 14 and on the second Sunday evening of each month through next June. The Sunday afternoon dances resume November 18, at 2:00 PM, and will continue on the third Sunday of each month through April. Contact Dave Harding (x2971, harding@fnal.gov) or Lynn Garren (x2061, garren@fnal.gov). Check our Web page (http://www.fnal.gov/orgs/folkclub/) for schedule updates.


Lab Notes

Tai Chi

Tai Chi Classes will be held at the Recreation Facility from September 24 to November 14, Monday and Wednesday evenings from 5:30 to 6:30 PM. See the Recreation Web page or http://fnalpubs.fnal.gov/ benedept/recreation/classes.html

Entertainment Books On Sale

Entertainment Ultimate books with major discounts are now bigger and better for the same low price of $25. Available in the Recreation Office, WH15W (sample books on display).

Recreation Memberships

Year 2002 memberships are available n the Recreation Office, WH15W, from 8:30-5:00 Monday-Friday. Regular Membership - $70. Student Membership - $40. (visiting graduate students only) New members purchasing their memberships at the beginning of September receive 13 months for the price of 12. Year 2001 memberships expire October 1. For more information contact the Recreation Office, X2548, 5427.

FRENCH-LANGUAGE GROUP

  • Parlez-vous français? Join a group of parents with young children for playgroup and conversation in French. Contact Anne at 879-0995 or aheavey@fnal.gov.

    PET WEEKEND

  • Homes for Endangered and Lost Pets Annual Household Pet Weekend is being held at the Kane County Fairgrounds in St. Charles. Dog Show Saturday, Sept. 29, and Cat Show Sunday Sept. 30. Bake sale, cash and prize raffles, pet-related crafts & vendors. General admission $1. Pre-registration required for both shows. Call 630-897-7427 for more information or see our website at http://www.geocities. com/help_the_animals/. All proceeds benefit the animals in our care.

    Milestones

    born

    To Sharon Seales and Manuel D. Seales Jr. (ID 13057N, PPD-Technical Centers, CATV group), a son, Manuel Lenell Seales III, 3 pounds 2 ounces, August 1 at Rush Copley hospital.

    Awarded

    To Joseph Angelo Formaggio, a Ph.D. degree by Columbia University, for his thesis: A Search for Massive Exotic Particles at the NuTeV Neutrino Experiment (E815).

    RETIRING

    Michael May (ID 552, BD/AS Mechanical Support Dept.), September 19, 2001.

    Robert Gorge (ID 1971, BD/AS Electronic Support), September 30, last day of work was August 31st.


  • last modified 9/24/2001 by C. Hebert   email Fermilab