CENTRE COUNTY CHAPTER FEBRUARY 2016 NEWSLETTER

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Dear CCCPSAA Member,

Here is an exciting overview of our upcoming Chapter events.  For the most up-to-date information, check out our website at http://www.psucentre.org or our Facebook page http://www.facebook.com/psucentre.org.

1.     CENTRE COUNTY CHAPTER  FEBRUARY HOUR – At the BARREL 21 DISTILLERY at 2255 North Atherton Street (In front of Otto’s Pub) on Friday, February 12, 2016 from 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm.  Come join us on a new experience for  cocktails, good food, and great conversation. Meet new members or bring some friends along with you to join the Chapter.  There is a $5 charge for non-members. Membership forms will be  available to fill out.

 2.     THE THON FUNDRAISING COMMITTEE - Is conducting a 50/50 to benefit both the Lion Ambassadors and Blue & White Society THON dancers.  We won’t be doing the Cash Party in January this year.  The THON Fundraising  committee  (CCCPSAA joining with members from the Hintz Alumni Center) will be conducting a Hearts for THON 50/50 drawing.  Tickets will be available from Rachel Breon in Old Main,  any of the following Hintz committee members (Bob Barlock, Cheryl Bonner, Cheryl Harrison, Wendy Jo Hartsock, Shelley Houck, Teri Kerr, Jen Markley, Deborah Marron, Ashley Martin, Michele Moore, Jill Selfe, Carolynn Stoicheff)  and  the Centre County Chapter Board members through February 12, 2016.

 3.     The Hearts for THON 50/50 Drawing will be held on Valentine’s Day, February 14th. Thank you for your support. FTK! Watch your email, our Centre County Chapter Facebook page , newsletter and Web site for details on a Horse Race for THON  party planned for Friday, May 20, 2016.

 4.     Alumni Volunteers Needed for 2016 Accepted Students Program – CCCPSAA is supporting the Undergraduate Admissions’ Accepted Students Program on various days in February through April 2015.

Alumni volunteers will be required at the following locations:

7:30—9:30 a.m. Greet the accepted students and their parents in Lot 44 when they arrive and direct them to shuttle buses in front of BJC

8:00—9:30 a.m.  Ride on the shuttle buses along with student tour guides as the buses take them to Schwab Auditorium or the Hub

8:30—9:30 a.m. Greet them at Schwab Auditorium when the buses arrive

8:30—9:30 a.m. Help distribute the day’s materials in Schwab Auditorium lobby or the Hub

The dates alumni volunteers are needed are:

February 5, 8, 9, 26, 29

March 1, 3, 15, 28, 29

April 4, 5, 8, 11, 12, 15, 18, 19, 22, 25, 29

If you are interested in helping on any (or all!) of these dates or have any questions, please contact Linda Rohrer via email lcrohrer@verizon.net, or phone 238-8095.

5.     SAVE THESE DATES 

FEBRUARY  CHAPTER  HAPPY HOUR @Barrel 21 Distillery (2255 North Atherton Ave, in front of Otto’s Pub  and Brewery)

                Date:  Friday, February 12, 2016

Time:  5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

PENN STATE WRESTLING AT THE BJC

Date:     Friday, February 5, 2016 vs. Ohio State @ 7:00 p.m.

2016 Accepted Students Program

Dates: February 5, 8, 9, 26, 29, March 1, 3, 15, 28, 29, April 4, 5, 8, 11, 12, 15, 18, 19, 22, 25, 29

 There will be no THON CASH PARTY this year  (Watch for a THON Horse Race Party  on May 20th)

*Please consider a tax deductible gift to the Centre County Chapter of the Penn State Alumni Association Endowed Scholarship or our  Emergency Grant Fund for information contact us  at cccpsaa@gmail.com .

6.     ARE YOU ON FACEBOOK?  Become a fan of the Centre County Chapter of the Penn State Alumni Association by Liking us on Facebook?  You will find chapter updates, events, and more.  Just go to  http://www.facebook.com/psucentre.org .

 

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