Fermi National Laboratory

Volume 24  |  Friday, April 13, 2001  |  Number 7
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International Film Society Presents:

The Cup May 11, 2001, 8:00 p.m., $4 ($1 for children under 12) Dir: Khyentse Norbu, Bhutan (1999), 93 min. This charming film tells the story of a young Tibetan monk with a passion for soccer trying to install a satellite TV system in the monastery.

Fermilab Art Series

Percussion Group Cincinnati May 12, 2001, 8:00 p.m., $16 ($8 for ages 18 and under)

ìMusic from Scratchî, May 12, 2001, 4:00 p.m., free percussion workshop

Back by popular demand, Percussion Group Cincinnati returns to Fermilabís Ramsey Auditorium. From the traditional sounds of drums, cymbals and to the more unusual sounds of amplified cactus needles, brake drums, and garbage cans, all are part of the PCG experience. These three outstanding musicians will present a free workshop/lecture/demonstration titled ìMusic From Scratch,î geared towards any age or proficiency level.

For tickets or further information, please call our box office at 630/840.ARTS weekdays between 9 and 4.


May 22, 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon.

Hosted by Beth Witherell at her home, site #29. Please bring a favorite dessert or appetizer from your traditional country, but if you cannot bring a treat please come anyway! For additional information contact Rose Moore, 630-208-9309 or cmoore@fnal.gov or housing office, 630-840-3777 or housing@fnal.gov.


May 10, 2001, 10:30 am

NALWO invites all women to an on-site Spring Prairie Walk; please see http://www.fnal.gov/orgs/nalwo/ prairiewalk.html or call Sue, x5059, for more information. Fermilab makes health a priority during National Employee Health & Fitness Day 2001



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.


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.

The Fermilab Barn Dance series, featuring traditional square and contra dances in the Fermilab Village barn, presents barn dances on Sundays. Admission is $5 for adults, $2 for age 12-18, and free for under 12 years old. Contact Dave Harding (x2971, harding@fnal.gov) or Lynn Garren (x2061, garren@fnal.gov) or check the WebPages at http://www.fnal.gov/orgs/folkclub/ .

Wellness Works

May 16, 11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

Join Fermilab and Wellness Works in celebrating National Employee Health & Fitness Day 2001. Walk, run, rollerblade, your way around the ring. A table will be set up at A1 where participants may sign-in, pick up their game ticket, and a bottle of water. The largest percentage of participation from Divisions and Sections will win the traveling trophy, now held by Beams Division.

last modified 3/2/2001 by C. Hebert   email Fermilab