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Volume 23  |  Friday, September 15, 2000  |  Number 16
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Fermilab Arts Series


Saturday, September 16, 8:00 pm. Tickets are $20. Ramsey Auditorium, Wilson Hall. This romantic comedy, set at Fermilab, has been delighting sold-out Chicago audiences since its debut last spring at Bailiwick Repertory Theatre. A love story about two scientists who fall in love at Fermilab provides proof that relationships are usually complex and quantum mechanics can be simple.


  • NALWO is pleased to announce that the free morning English classes in the Usersí Center for FNAL guests, visitors, and their spouses have been expanded. The schedule is: Monday and Thursday, 9:30 am - 11 am beginners (Music Room) and intermediates (Library), Monday and Thursday, 11 am - 12:30 pm advanced, emphasizing pronunciation and American idioms (Music Room).

  • NALWO coffee for newcomers and visitors, Thursday, Sept. 21, at Housing Office (Aspen East) 10:30 a.m. ñ 12 noon.

  • In the auditorium, International folk dancing, Thursdays, 7:30-10 p.m., call Mady, 630-584-0825.

  • Fermilab Recreation Facility 2001 Memberships are available beginning September 1 in the Recreation Office, WH15W. Regular Membership - $70.00; Student Membership - $40.00 (visiting graduate students only). 2000 memberships will expire October 1. For more information contact the Recreation Office, x2548, 5427.


    Fermilab will again sponsor a Book Fair, hosted by Books are Fun, in the Atrium on Wednesday, October 11 from 10:00 AM until 6:00 PM and on Thursday, October 12 from 7:00 AM until 3:00 PM. Savings of up to 70%. Pre-displays of some titles available on Monday, Oct. 9 in the Atrium.




    The Fermilab Barn Dance series, featuring traditional square and contra dances in the Fermilab Village barn, will start the season with a special Saturday dance 8:00-11:00 PM, September 16, 2000. The regular second Sunday evening dances will resume October 8 at a new, earlier time - 6:30 PM. Admission is $5 for adults, $2 for age 12-18, and free for under 12 years old. Come with a partner or without; bring the family or not. For more information 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.



  • With Fermilab Employee Recognition Awards: Alan Bross, of DZero; and Aseet Mukherjee, Bob Wagner and Avi Yagil, of CDF; on Aug. 23; by Fermilab Director Michael Witherell; for their significant contributions to the tracking system upgrades at the CDF and DZero detectors for Run II.


  • Gerald Jones, ID 204, BS-IS Information Technology, Sept. 29.

  • Alan Elliott, ID 4375, FES-OP-HVAC, Sept. 29.

  • Robert Kolar, ID 205, BD-AS-Cryogenic Systems, Sept. 29.

  • Ronald Olsen, ID 1061 PPD-Engineering & Tech Teams, Oct. 31.

  • Dennis McCormick, ID 4816, BD-AS-Cryogenic Systems, Sept. 6

  • Howard Fulton, ID 331, TD-Engineering and Fabrication, Sept. 13th.


  • By Joe Omalley (Beams Div.), on Thursday August 10th on the par 3, 165 yard, 2nd hole at Wolf Run Golf Club. Joe used a 7 wood. Witnesses were Nancy Kowalski, Sue Wilhlem and Bob Brown.

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