Fermi National Laboratory

Volume 25  |  Friday, February 1, 2002  |  Number 2
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For Sale

  • ’98 Jeep Grand Cherokee Ltd., Silver, 4WD, 6 cyl, 56K miles. Ac, ps, pb, pl, pw, pds, psunroof, AM/FM/cassette/CD, tint, alloy, luggage rack, and more! $14,500. 630-579-4036 Tamara or x8313 Sergey, los@fnal.gov
  • ’97 Pontiac Grand Prix GT SE, 4 door, every option except leather interior. 62K miles. 30K miles left on warranty. Excellent condition, white exterior w/gold accents, gray cloth interior, $12,500. Call Ed, work x6300, home 630-665-6674, dijak@fnal.gov
  • ’91 Mazda Protege DX, 5 speed, 4 Dr., AC, PS, AM/FM/Cassette 140K miles, new tires, clutch, muffler and recent tune up. Asking $1,000 o.b.o. See more at: http://www.hep.upenn.edu/~cchen23/mazda/ email: cchen23@fnal.gov or call x3163, 393-2110(H).
  • ’89 Toyota Celica GT Liftback, 2-door, 5-speed stick, cruise control, all power, excellent engine & gas mileage. Some rust. Must sell at the end of the month for cause of departure. 119K miles, $1,000 o.b.o.! tourneur@fnal.gov or X6849
  • PDA - Handspring Visor Platinum. Palm OS, 8MB RAM, 33MHz processor, expansion port. With USB synch cradle, cover, case, screen protectors, all software and packaging. Includes Date Book, Address Book, To Do List, Memo Pad, Fast Lookup, Advanced Calculator, World clock, Handwriting software, E-Mail, Expense, and more. $175. Matt 630-674-7448.
  • Viking 1+ sewing machine with embroidery unit. 8 years old, excellent condition. Includes 4 embroidery cards (#1, #4 - Holidays, +12 - Flowers, card of crests and shields from embroidery library): stitch cassettes A, B, D, F, L: extra feet - ruffler, walking foot, 1/4¨ piecing foot, bias-binder application foot, open-toe applique foot, edge-stitching foot, piping foot: instruction manuals: binder of embroidery designs available from Viking. $1,400. Contact Liz Buckley-Geer x8650, buckley@fnal.gov.
  • Twin size couch that opens to a bed, floral pattern, asking $75. Call Ed, 630-879-9404.
  • Furniture refinishing and restoration. Pick-up and delivery services available. Call 815-695-5460 or x3762.
  • Custom wheels/tires. KMC Evolution 17¨x7¨ Universal 5-lug wheels, with NITTO NT450 225/45ZR17 tires. Mounted / balanced, less than 10K miles on tires, stored winters, lug nuts and locks included, $1,250. Call Ed, work x6300, home 630-665-6674, dijak@fnal.gov

Early Risers?
Looking for fellow early risers to walk the Fox River bike path Sunday mornings. Call Michelle x8062.

Looking To Ride Share
We’re looking for riders to join our vanpool from the West Chicago or Winfield Metra station. The van will leave the station at 7:45 a.m. for Fermilab. It will leave for the station at 4:45 p.m. Van riders don’t need to ride the train, but must meet the van at the station or en route to the lab. The cost is approximately $40/month (+ train ticket if applicable). Contact bgreen@fnal.gov or riordan@fnal.gov if interested.

For additional ride share opportunities, see the Car- and Vanpool Website at www.fnal.gov/faw/vanpool/ and post your own message.

Save $20 when you buy two tickets

See Copenhagen at Chicago’s Shubert Theater on Sunday, Feb 10 at 7:30, Tuesday, Feb 12 at 7:30 or Wednesday, Feb 13 at 7:30 and receive $20 off a pair of tickets. To purchase tickets at this special price call 312-902-1400, visit any Broadway In Chicago box office (22 W. Monroe, 24 W. Randolph or 151 W. Randolph in downtown Chicago) or go on line at www.ticketmaster.com. Use the code “MATOM” when ordering.

Please note that this discount is not applicable on previously purchased tickets or in conjunction with any other offer. Tickets are subject to availability and all normal handling fees will apply.

The show runs Feb. 7-24. Visit the website at www.copenhagenontour.com

Lab Notes

URA scholarships require SAT test scores
Universities Research Association (URA) awards a number of scholarships to children of regular, full-time Fermilab employees. URA scholarships are awarded on the basis of SAT (Scholastic Aptitude Test) scores. Scholarship candidates must be high school seniors who will begin a four year college degree program next fall. The maximum amount of the scholarship is $3,500 for tuition and fees, and is renewable for four years for students in good academic standing. Applications are available January 1 through March 1. Scholarships will be awarded in early April. Questions about the program may be directed to Jeannelle Smith of Human Resources, Mail Station 124, extension 4367.

Recreation Office
Adult Outing-Spirit of Chicago Island Fever Cruise, March 16; Muscle Toning, Tai Chi, & Pilates Classes; Climb a Mountain Exercise Program; Discount Movie Ticket Sales; Entertainment Book Sales. Check the Recreation web page http://fnalpubs.fnal.gov/benedept/recreation/recreation.html

Housing Assignments - Summer 2002
The Fermilab Housing Office is now taking requests from Users for houses, apartments, and dormitory rooms for the Summer of 2002. Since there will be a large influx of experimenters during the summer, and requests are anticipated to be in excess of our available facilities, you are urged to submit your request for reservations to the Housing Office by March 1, 2002. Requests can be made for any period and need not commence on any particular date. For further information, please contact the Housing Office at: Telephone: 630 840-3777 Fax: 630-840-2823 Email: housing@fnal.gov

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