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Volume 23  |  Friday, December 1, 2000  |  Number 20
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Brown Bag Seminar: Physics For Everyone

Dec. 12

Want to know more about what we really do here at Fermilab? This monthly series is for you. Next presentation: Linda Spentzouris of the Main Injector Dept. speaks on accelerators, Tues., Dec. 12, noon to 1 p.m., Wilson Hall- One West. Future topics will include detectors, symmetry, the Higgs, cosmology, Sloan Digital Sky Survey, and dark matter, and we hope to add more topics to the list. Questions? Call Roy Thatcher, x8364. Theorist Chris Quigg's Nov. 14 presentation, "Particle Physics: The World of Matter, Space and Time" is available at the Visual Media Services website http://www-visualmedia.fnal.gov. Click on "Services Offered," "Video Production," "Streaming Video" and "Physics for Everyone."


  • Free English classes in the Usersí 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.

  • Coffee for newcomers & visitors, Thursday November 30 at Housing office (Aspen East) 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m.


  • 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 e-mail folkdance@fnal.gov.

  • The Fermilab Barn Dance series, featuring traditional square and contra dances, takes place every second Sunday evening at 6:30 p.m., Village Barn. Come with or without partner and family. Admission: $5 for adults, $2 age 12-18, free for under 12. For information contact Dave Harding, x2971 or Lynn Garren, x2061, or check the webpage at www.fnal.gov/orgs/folkclub/.

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