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Staff Council Food Drive Total

Staff Council would like to thank everyone who donated to our March food drive. It was a great success!

Food Drive  343 pounds was donated to the local food shelves!

Also, many thanks to those who volunteered to set out collection boxes, calculate donated pounds of food, and deliver them to the food shelves on behalf of the Middlebury Staff. Great things happen when Middlebury Staff comes together.

 

Reminder! Staff Council Food Drive ends March 24th

Don’t forget to donate!

Help a Hungry Neighbor!
When you’re at the market or in your pantry please think of others in need. We will be collecting from March 14-24. Boxes are located in the Service Building, Mahaney Center for the Arts, Munroe Hall, Athletics (various locations), Freeman International Center, 700 Exchange St., Davis Library, Painter house, Sunderland and McCullough (the Grille).

Food Drivefood list

All food will be delivered to area food shelves on March 24th.
Please check the expiration dates before donation, dates beyond 5/1/16 are best.

Staff Council Learning Lunch – March

Professor Bill Waldron, Professor of Religion, along with colleagues from the Department of Religion and the Scott Center for Spiritual and Religious Life, will offer another lecture in our series for staff on Wednesday, March 23. Spend an hour with us and learn more about different belief systems across the globe while increasing your religious literacy.

 

Wednesday, March 23, 2016

12:15-1:15 p.m.

McCardell Bicentennial Hall, Room 220

Buddhism: Path to Wisdom and Compassion

 

Cookies and beverages will be available.

Sponsored by Staff Council & the Scott Center for Spiritual and Religious Life.

Staff Council Food Drive

Help a Hungry Neighbor!
When you’re at the market or in your pantry please think of others in need. We will be collecting from March 14-24. Boxes are located in the Service Building, Mahaney Center for the Arts, Munroe Hall, Athletics (various locations), Freeman International Center, 700 Exchange St., Davis Library, Painter house, Sunderland and McCullough (the Grille).

Food Drivefood list

All food will be delivered to area food shelves on March 24th.
Please check the expiration dates before donation, dates beyond 5/1/16 are best.

Classical Pilates with Nina- Spring ’16

Nina Vila is back! Join her for Classical Pilates – Spring 2016pilates

Tuesdays & Thursdays, 12:30–1:20 pm
Starting February 23rd
Mahaney Center for the Arts, Room 109

Nina Vila is a certified Pilates Instructor with 17 years of experience and expertise.
Pilates brings your body back to the natural function it was designed for. This class will rebalance and lengthen your body with gentle and effective exercises based on using your deep core muscles and the whole body as a unit. Expect improved everyday proper body function when bending, twisting, and turning. You will feel better, have less physical pain, restore your physical self-confidence, increase your daily energy and just feel good again!

Once/week (9 classes) for $56* Twice/week (18 classes) for $108*
(once/week may attend either day)

* $10 discount courtesy of the Wellness Committee for the first 20 faculty/staff to register!

Registration opens February 15th at 10 am!
Registration through March 4th or class full

Only 35 spaces available sign up quickly!

Register at the Box Offices in McCullough or the Mahaney CFA,
Call xMIDD, or go online at go/boxoffice

*The first 20 College faculty/staff to register will receive a $10 discount, courtesy of the Wellness Committee. Sorry, this discount is limited to current faculty/staff only; other ID card holders are not eligible.

Classes are open to Middlebury College Students/Faculty/Staff.
Questions? ninavccp@gmail.com or 989-3511
or Missey, mathomps@middlebury.edu or x5258

Child Care During 2015 Holiday Party

Sign-Up for Child Care during Holiday Party

Staff Council has organized childcare services in Kenyon Lounge during the holiday party for children ages 3-12. Students involved with the MAlt, Middlebury’s Alternative break program, will be babysitting as a fundraiser for their trips that will occur during February break 2016.Since these are Middlebury College students watching your children, space is limited to 30 children. There will be games and crafts/art supplies in Kenyon Lounge to keep the children occupied.

This service is FREE. The President’s Office is graciously covering the cost of the babysitting, valued at $30 per child for the 3 hours (flat rate).

When: Saturday, December 12, 2015
Where: Kenyon Lounge
Time: 6:00-9:00 PM
Ages: 3-12

http://goo.gl/forms/h6VX4a8K9G

 

Don’t Miss the Bus – Still a few seats left- Order Today!

Beat the winter blues with a BUS TRIP to Boston, MA
Open to Staff, Faculty and Students too.
Get out of town! Enjoy a day of no driving and take in the sites of Boston, MA

Drop-offs Boston, MA
o Seaport World Trade Center (Flower Show) 10ish

flower show

Within walking distance:
• New England Aquarium
• Quincy Market

Saturday, March 14th
Bus leaves the Service Building at 6:30AM, Brandon Green 7:00AM
and Rutland Home Depot 7:30 AM.
(please be on time the bus won’t wait!)

• Pick-ups Boston, MA
o Seaport World Trade Center (Flower Show) 5:30PM
$43 per person (bus only-all other tickets on your own)
Reservations are first come first serve, open to all Middlebury College Community and their guests.
Deadline for reservations is Tuesday, March 3rd through the Middlebury Box Office: go online, by phone 443-3168, or stop in McCullough or Mahaney Center for the Arts. Reservations are  non-refundable. Spend a day in the city and let someone else do the driving!                  Sponsored by Middlebury College Staff Council
Questions?mathomps@middelbury.edu or x-5258

BUS TRIP to Boston

flower show

Beat the winter blues with a BUS TRIP to Boston, MA for the 2015 Flower & Garden Show
Sponsored by Middlebury College Staff Council
Get out of town! Enjoy a day of no driving and take in the sites of Boston, MA

Saturday, March 14th

Bus leaves the Service Building at 6:30AM
(please be on time the bus won’t wait!)

Drop-offs Boston, MA
o Seaport World Trade Center (Flower Show) 10ish

Within walking distance:
New England Aquarium
Quincy Market

 Pick-ups Boston, MA
o Seaport World Trade Center (Flower Show) 5:30PM

$43 per person (bus only-all other tickets on your own)

Reservations are first come first serve, open to all Middlebury College Staff and their guests. Limit 3 reservations (seats) per person.
Reservations go on sale Tuesday, February 24 at 10 AM through the Middlebury Box Office online, by phone 443-3168, or stop in McCullough or Mahaney Center for the Arts. Reservations are non-refundable.
Questions? mathomps@middelbury.edu or x-5258