Centre County Chapter May 2017 Newsletter

April 30th, 2017

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For the most up-to-date information, check out our website at http://www.psucentre.org or our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/psucentre.

  1. CENTRE COUNTY CHAPTER  MAY HOUR -  Our May Happy Hour is at Home D Pizzeria, 1820 S. Atherton Street, State College on Thursday, May 11, 2017 from 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm.  Join your fellow alumni for cocktails, good food, and great conversation.  Meet new members or bring some new friends along with you to join the Chapter. There is a $5 charge for non-members which is waived if you become a member.  Membership forms will be available. There will be no June Happy Hour! Instead, join us for our Annual Meeting at the Penn State Blue Course Hawbaker Pavilion on June 4th.
  2. BUY YOUR TICKETS NOW – A ‘NIGHT AT THE RACES’ on Saturday, May 20, 2017.  Mark your calendars.  Tickets to the event go on sale Wednesday, February 15, 2017.  Sponsorships are available.  Get recognition with your business, organization, or family name on the placemat.  For additional information, contact  Marti Duffy at martifd@hotmail.com.  Tickets to the ‘Night at the Races’ are on sale for $25.00 which includes dinner, drink and one horse.  You must have a ticket to enter the event.  You can purchase as many extra horses at $10.00/ea.  You do not need to be present to win.  Must be 21 years of age to attend or purchase a horse.  Tickets can be purchased through one of these chapter members; Alan @ greenbriarlion@comcast.net , Jack @ nittany35@comcast.net , Janet @ jbdale202@yahoo.com ,  Dale @ dhoff128@comcast.net , Carol @ candrapple79@gmail.com , and Marti @ martifd@hotmail.com .   Get your tickets today before they are all gone!
  3. CENTRE COUNTY CHAPTER’S ANNUAL BASEBALL TAILGATE – Join your fellow Chapter Members on Saturday, May 6, 2017 at Noon (Rain Date Sunday, May 7 @11:00 am) in the parking lot at Medlar Field for some fun before the Penn State vs. Minnesota Baseball game at 2:00 pm.  A $5.00 donation per person helps defray the food cost of the tailgate. Questions contact martifd@hotmail.com.
  4. TAKE A CHANCE!!!!!!!! – $5.00 Chance for 2 Tickets for the Penn State vs PITT game on September 9, 2017.  Raffle Tickets will be available at all chapter happy hours, the ‘Night at the Horse Race’ and the annual picnic.  Drawing will be June 4th.  All Proceeds will benefit the CCCPSAA Scholarships.  Questions contact Marti at martifd@hotmail.com .
  5. CCCPSAA ANNUAL MEETING – The Centre County Chapter annual meeting and picnic will be held on June 4, 2017 at 2:00 pm at the Penn State Blue Course Hawbaker Pavilion.  Catering will be by Hog Fathers.  Our special guest speaker is Jackie Esposito, Penn State Archivist, speaking about “Dear Old State and It’s Traditions”.  The cost is $25 per person with cash bar.  Tee times are available starting at 4:00 pm ($35.00 for nine holes and $55.00 for 18 holes). Reservations can be made online at http://www.psucentre.org/index.php/2017-annual-meeting/.  An email will be sent to all members with additional details.
  6. Do you like being on campus? Do you like giving directions? Do you like meeting people? Do you LOVE Penn State? – Then you have to volunteer Friday, July 21, 8am – 4pm;  Monday, July 24 8am-4pm; Thursday, July 27, 8am-4pm; Friday, July 28, 8am-4pm; and Monday, July 31, 8am-4pm. You can sign up for as much or as little as you want.  To get started we need you name, mailing address, email address and phone number.  Send it to Linda Rohrer: lcrohrer@verizon.net with cc: Marti Duffy: martifd@hotmail.com.
  7. LAVIE YEARBOOK TREASURE TROVE TO HELP RAISE COMMUNITY FUNDS FOR THE AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF UNIVERSITY WOMEN (AAUW) STATE COLLEGE USED BOOK SALE – Last fall, the Penn State Alumni Association was cleaning house and discovered a few hundred surplus LaVie yearbooks going back as early as the 1890s. They donated them to AAUW State College for their used book sale in the Penn State Snider Ag Arena, University Park.  This is one of the largest book sales on the east coast featuring over 250,000 books.  Dollars raised at the sale fund programs and scholarships that advance equity for women and girls. AAUW State College is thrilled to be able to share this treasure trove with interested shoppers at their May 13-16 sale.  This is an opportunity for our Centre County Chapter members, friends and family to purchase a yearbook as a special gift for a child, parent or grandparent who graduated from Penn State.  It could spark so many special memories.  There will be a dedicated section for the yearbooks at the sale. The AAUW State College Used Book Sale runs May 13-16, 9 am – 9 pm each day.  The group accepts cash or checks, but no credit cards.  For sale details, visit http://www.aauwstatecollege.org/booksale.html.
  8. SAVE THE DATE

·         CENTRE COUNTY CHAPTER ANNUAL BASEBALL TAILGATE

Where:  Medlar Field Parking Lot

Date:       Saturday, May 6, 2017

Time:      Noon (Rain Date May 7 @ 11:00 am)

·         CHAPTER MAY HAPPY HOUR @ Home D Pizzeria

Where:  1820 S. Atherton Street, State College

Date:      Thursday, May 11,  2017

Time:      5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

There will not be a June Happy Hour!  Join us for our June Annual Meeting at the Penn State Blue Course Hawbaker Pavilion!

·         Centre County Chapter ’Night at the Races’ Fund Raiser

Date:   Saturday, May 20, 2017

Time:   Doors open at 6pm Races begin at 7 pm (Get your tickets now before they are all gone!)

·         Centre County Chapter Annual Meeting

w/Special guest speaker  Jackie Esposito

Where:  Blue Course Hawbaker Pavilion

Date: Sunday, June 4, 2017

Time: 2:00 pm

Golf tee times starting at 4:00 pm

·         SPEND A SUMMER DAY

Dates:  July 21, 24,27,28,31

**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.**

9.  RECEIVE ANSWERS TO MEMBERSHP QUESTIONS - If you or a fellow alumni are not receiving our monthly newsletter and want to check if your membership is paid and up-to-date, you can contact Linda Rohrer at  lcrohrer@verizon.net with the subject line as “CCCPSAA Membership Status”.   Please include your full name and address in the body of the email and Linda will be happy to check for you.  You may also phone her at (814) 238-8095. Our membership year runs from July 1st through June 30th.  The CCCPSAA membership year expires at the end of June. Dues remain a reasonable: $20/single and $25/couple. New members are always welcome! Membership in the Penn State Alumni Association is not required (but is encouraged) to join the Centre County Chapter. Go to our chapter web page: http://www.psucentre.org, Click on Membership and pay either by Credit Card or download the membership form and return it with a check payable to CCCPSAA, write membership dues in the memo line.  Thank-you for your continued support! Membership in the Penn State Alumni Association does not include membership in the Centre County Chapter.

10.  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 https://www.facebook.com/psucentre.

2017 Annual Meeting

April 25th, 2017

Join us for the 2017 Centre County Chapter Annual Meeting!

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Jackie Esposito, Penn State Archivest

Special Guest Speaker, “Dear Old State and Its Traditions”

When:  Sunday, June 4, 2017 starting at 2:00pm
Where:  Blue Course Hawbaker Pavilion
Cost:   $25 for Centre County Chapter Members
$30 for Non-members

Golf tee times starting at 4:00 pm.   You Can Purchase Your Tickets Below or Send a Check to:

CCCPSAA
P.O. Box 10082
State College, PA 16805-0082


2017 Annual Meeting



CCCPSAA Penn State Baseball Tailgate

April 20th, 2017

Baseball Tailgate 2017Due to Iclement Weather the CCCPSAA Baseball Tailgate has been cancelled for this weekend both Saturday, May 6, 2017 and the backup on May 7, 2017. 

Blue White Week Activities

April 19th, 2017

If you happen to be in State College at all during the week leading up to the Blue White Game, you may want to check out some of the on-campus events. All of the events are free, and most are open to the public. The schedule is attached.PSU Love

Centre County Chapter April 2017 Newsletter

March 31st, 2017

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Dear CCCPSAA Members,

For the most up-to-date information, check out our website at http://www.psucentre.org or our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/psucentre.

1.      CENTRE COUNTY CHAPTER  APRIL HOUR -  Our April Happy Hour is at LOCAL WHISKEY, 107 East Beaver Avenue, State College on Thursday, April 20, 2017 from 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm.  Join your fellow alumni for cocktails, good food, and great conversation.  Meet new members or bring some new friends along with you to join the Chapter. There is a $5 charge for non-members which is waived if you become a member.  Membership forms will be available.

2.       IT’S COMING AGAIN – A ‘NIGHT AT THE RACES’ on Saturday, May 20, 2017.  Mark your calendars.  Tickets to the event go on sale Wednesday, February 15, 2017.  Sponsorships are available.  Get recognition with your business, organization, or family name on the placemat.  For additional information, contact  Marti Duffy at martifd@hotmail.com.  Tickets to the ‘Night at the Races’ are on sale for $25.00 which includes dinner, drink and one horse.  You must have a ticket to enter the event.  You can purchase as many extra horses at $10.00/ea.  You do not need to be present to win.  Must be 21 years of age to attend or purchase a horse.  Tickets can be purchased through one of these chapter members; Alan @ greenbriarlion@comcast.net , Jack @ nittany35@comcast.net , Janet @ jbdale202@yahoo.com ,  Dale @ dhoff128@comcast.net , Carol @ candrapple79@gmail.com , and Marti @ martifd@hotmail.com .   Get your tickets today!

3.       CENTRE COUNTY CHAPTER’S ANNUAL SOFTBALL TAILGATE – Join your fellow Chapter Members on Sunday, April 2, 2017 at 11:00 am in the parking lot at the Penn State Softball Park Beard Field for some fun before the Penn State vs Indiana Softball game at 1:00 pm.  Game tickets are $3.00.  Call 1-800-Nittany and ask for Anthony to purchase your tickets. A $5.00 donation per person helps defray the food cost of the tailgate.

4.       LAVIE YEARBOOK TREASURE TROVE TO HELP RAISE COMMUNITY FUNDS FOR THE AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF UNIVERSITY WOMEN (AAUW) STATE COLLEGE USED BOOK SALE – Last fall, the Penn State Alumni Association was cleaning house and discovered a few hundred surplus LaVie yearbooks going back as early as the 1890s. They donated them to AAUW State College for their used book sale in the Penn State Snider Ag Arena, University Park.  This is one of the largest book sales on the east coast featuring over 250,000 books.  Dollars raised at the sale fund programs and scholarships that advance equity for women and girls. AAUW State College is thrilled to be able to share this treasure trove with interested shoppers at their May 13-16 sale.  This is an opportunity for our Centre County Chapter members, friends and family to purchase a yearbook as a special gift for a child, parent or grandparent who graduated from Penn State.  It could spark so many special memories.  There will be a dedicated section for the yearbooks at the sale. The AAUW State College Used Book Sale runs May 13-16, 9 am – 9 pm each day.  The group accepts cash or checks, but no credit cards.  For sale details, visit http://www.aauwstatecollege.org/booksale.html.

5.       TAKE A CHANCE!!!!!!!! – $5.00 Chance for 2 Tickets for the PITT game on September 9, 2017.  Raffle Tickets will be available at all chapter happy hours, the ‘Night at the Horse Race’ and the annual picnic.  Drawing will be June 4th.  All Proceeds will benefit the CCCPSAA Scholarships.  Questions contact Marti at martifd@hotmail.com .

6.       CCCPSAA ANNUAL MEETING – The Centre County Chapter annual meeting and picnic will be held on June 4, 2017 at 2:00 pm at the Penn State Blue Course Hawbaker Pavilion.  Catering will be by Hog Fathers.  Our special guest speaker is Jackie Esposito, Penn State Archivist, speaking about “Dear Old State and It’s Traditions”.  The cost is $25 per person with cash bar.  Tee times are available starting at 4:00 pm ($35.00 for nine holes and $55.00 for 18 holes). Reservation information will be in the May newsletter.

7.       JOIN OUR CENTRE COUNTY CHAPTER IN SUPPORTING THE STATE COLLEGE MINI-THON -  Test Drive a new Buick at the Park Forest Middle School, 21890 School Drive, State College, PA on Saturday, April 1st from 8 am to 4pm.   $10 will be donated by Buick for each qualifying test drive.  The more people who drive the more money will be earned up to $10,000.

8.       SAVE THE DATE

  • CENTRE COUNTY CHAPTER ANNUAL SOFTBALL TAILGATE

Where: Beard Field Parking Lot

Date:        Sunday, April 2, 2017

Time:     11:00 am

  • CENTRE COUNTY CHAPTER SUPPORTS mini-THON Drive a Buick

Where:  Park Forest Middle School

Date:      Saturday, April 1, 2017

Time:         8:00 am to 4:00  pm

  • APRIL CHAPTER HAPPY HOUR @ LOCAL WHISKEY

Where:  107 Beaver Ave., State College

Date:     Thursday, April 20,  2017

Time:     5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

  • Centre County Chapter ’Night at the Races’ Fund Raiser

Date:   Saturday, May 20, 2017

Time:   Doors open at 6pm Races begin at 7 pm

  • Centre County Chapter Annual Meeting 

                        w/Special guest speaker  Jackie Esposito

Where:  Blue Course Hawbaker Pavilion

Date: Sunday, June 4, 2017

Time: 2:00 pm

                      Golf tee times starting at 4:00 pm

  • SPEND A SUMMER DAY

Dates:  July 21, 24,27,28,31

**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.**

9.  RECEIVE ANSWERS TO MEMBERSHIP QUESTIONS - If you or a fellow alumni are not receiving our monthly newsletter and want to check if your membership is paid and up-to-date, you can contact Linda Rohrer at  lcrohrer@verizon.net with the subject line as “CCCPSAA Membership Status”.   Please include your full name and address in the body of the email and Linda will be happy to check for you.  You may also phone her at (814) 238-8095. Our membership year runs from July 1st through June 30th.  The CCCPSAA membership year expires at the end of June. Dues remain a reasonable: $20/single and $25/couple. New members are always welcome! Membership in the Penn State Alumni Association is not required (but is encouraged) to join the Centre County Chapter. Go to our chapter web page: http://www.psucentre.org, Click on Membership and pay either by Credit Card or download the membership form and return it with a check payable to CCCPSAA, write membership dues in the memo line.  Thank-you for your continued support! Membership in the Penn State Alumni Association does not include membership in the Centre County Chapter.

10.  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 https://www.facebook.com/psucentre.

 

Centre County Chapter’s Annual Softball Tailgate

March 29th, 2017

Join the Centre County Chapter for our Annual Softball Tailgate this Sunday, April 2nd at 11am in the parking lot at Beard Field then join us to cheer on our Penn State Softball team as they take on Indiana.  Softball tailgate 2017

Centre County Chapter Supports State College mini-THON

March 29th, 2017

Join the Centre County Chapter in supporting the State College mini-THON on Saturday, April 1st from 8am to 4pm. Test drive a Buick. $10 will be donated for each test drive by Buick. The more people who drive the more money they will earn.mini THON mini THON2

Centre County Chapter March 2017 Newsletter

March 3rd, 2017

58aa0d2238d56.imageDear CCCPSAA Members,

1.        For the most up-to-date information, check out our website at http://www.psucentre.org or our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/psucentre.  Congratulations to our outstanding Penn State students on another successful THON!  FTK!!!

2.       CENTRE COUNTY CHAPTER  MARCH HAPPY HOUR -  Our February Happy Hour is at CHAMPS Downtown, 139 South Allen St, State College on Friday, March 10, 2017 from 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm. Join your fellow alumni downstairs a new location for cocktails, good food, and great conversation.  Meet new members or bring some new friends along with you to join the Chapter. There is a $5 charge for non-members which is waived if you become a member.  Membership forms will be available.

3.       IT’S COMING AGAIN – A ‘NIGHT AT THE RACES’ on Saturday, May 20, 2017.  Mark your calendars.  Tickets to the event go on sale Wednesday, February 15, 2017.  Sponsorships are available.  Get recognition with your business, organization, or family name on the placemat.  For additional information, contact  Marti Duffy at martifd@hotmail.com.  Tickets to the ‘Night at the Races’ are on sale for $25.00 which includes dinner, drink and one horse.  You must have a ticket to enter the event.  You can purchase as many extra horses at $10.00/ea.  You do not need to be present to win.  Must be 21 years of age to attend or purchase a horse.  Tickets can be purchased through one of these chapter members; Alan @ greenbriarlion@comcast.net , Jack @ nittany35@comcast.net , Janet @ jbdale202@yahoo.com ,  Dale @ dhoff128@comcast.net , Carol @ candrapple79@gmail.com , and Marti @ martifd@hotmail.com .   Get your tickets today!

4.       SAVE THE DATE – CCCPSAA Annual Meeting and Picnic, June 4, 2017 at 2:00 pm in the Hawbaker Pavilion at the Penn State Blue Course.  The picnic will be catered by Hog Fathers.  Our special guest speaker will be Jackie Esposito, Penn State Archivist speaking about ‘Dear Old State and It’s Traditions’.  More details coming soon!

5.      RECEIVE ANSWERS TO MEMBERSHP QUESTIONS - If you or a fellow alumni are not receiving our monthly newsletter and want to check if your membership is paid and up-to-date, you can contact Linda Rohrer at  lcrohrer@verizon.net with the subject line as “CCCPSAA Membership Status”.   Please include your full name and address in the body of the email and Linda will be happy to check for you.  You may also phone her at (814) 238-8095. Our membership year runs from July 1st through June 30th.  The CCCPSAA membership year expires at the end of June. Dues remain a reasonable: $20/single and $25/couple. New members are always welcome! Membership in the Penn State Alumni Association is not required (but is encouraged) to join the Centre County Chapter. Go to our chapter web page: http://www.psucentre.org, Click on Membership and pay either by Credit Card or download the membership form and return it with a check payable to CCCPSAA, write membership dues in the memo line.  Thank-you for your continued support! Membership in the Penn State Alumni Association does not include membership in the Centre County Chapter.

6.       SAVE THE DATE

  • MARCH CHAPTER HAPPY HOUR @ CHAMPS Downtown

  Where:  139 South Allen St, State College                                                     

  Date:     Friday, March 10,  2017

  Time:     5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

  • CENTRE COUNTY CHAPTER ’NIGHT AT THE RACES’ FUND RAISER

Date:   Saturday, May 20, 2017

  Time:   Doors open at 6pm Races begin at 7 pm

  • CENTRE COUNTY CHAPTER ANNUAL MEETING 

  Date: Sunday, June 4, 2017  Watch for details!!

  **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.**

  1. 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 https://www.facebook.com/psucentre.

Centre County Chapter February 2017 Newsletter

February 4th, 2017

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Dear CCCPSAA Members,

To all of our Center County Chapter Members, family, and friends we wish you the best for the Holiday Season! For the most up-to-date information, check out our website at http://www.psucentre.org or our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/psucentre .

1.       CENTRE COUNTY CHAPTER  FEBRUARY HAPPY HOUR -  Our February Happy Hour is at Champs, 1611 North Atherton St, State College on Thursday, February 9, 2017 from 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm. Join your fellow alumni downstairs in our usual location for cocktails, good food, and great conversation.  Meet new members or bring some new friends along with you to join the Chapter. There is a $5 charge for non-members which is waived if you become a member.  Membership forms will be available.

2.       A TOUR WITH YOUR FELLOW CENTRE COUNTY CHAPTER – A tour of the AMERICAN PHILATELIC CENTER, 100 Match Factory Place, Bellefonte, PA  on Thursday, February 23, 2017 at  11:00 am.  The point of contact for registering for this tour is Alan Jones at greenbriarlion@comcast.net .  Please email him no later than February 16 with your name, number in your party, email address and phone number so that we can provide a count to the center and can contact you of any changes.  Tours typically take approximately 1 hour.  The American Philatelic Center is in the rear of the matchbox building.  Follow the road around to the left when you enter.  There is adequate parking there. 

3.       CLASSICAL COFFEEEHOUSE – At the Hintz Family Alumni Center Robb Hall on Tuesday, February 21, 2017 at 8:00 pm.  Come hear Pianist Wu Han, violinist Philip Setzer, and cellist David Finckel who constitute a world-class trio. Han and Finckel, won the 2012  Musical America’s Musicians of the Year honor, are the artistic directors of The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center. classical music’s first musician-directed Internet-based recording company.  And Setzer is a founding member of the Emerson String  Quartet, has garnered acclaim in the musical capitals of the world. These extraordinary artists’ love for making music together has been the inspiration for bringing the Ludwig van Beethoven piano trios to audiences around the world. A $5 donation is suggested  for each community member. Donations help to sustain the coffeehouse series. Refreshments will be served and each person attending receives a Classical Coffeehouse mug while supplies last. Presented by the Center for Performing Arts at Penn State and the  Penn State Alumni Association in partnership with the Council of Lionhearts and the Blue & White Society.

4.       IT’S COMING AGAIN – A ‘NIGHT AT THE RACES’ on Saturday, May 20, 2017.  Mark your calendars.  Tickets to the event go on sale Wednesday, February 15, 2017.  Sponsorships are available.  Get recognition with your business, organization, or family name on the place mat.  For additional information, contact  Marti Duffy at martifd@hotmail.com.

5.       RECEIVE ANSWERS TO MEMBERSHP QUESTIONS - If you or a fellow alumni are not receiving our monthly newsletter and want to check if your membership is paid and up-to-date, you can contact Linda Rohrer at  lcrohrer@verizon.net with the subject line as “CCCPSAA Membership Status”.   Please include your full name and address in the body of the email and Linda will be happy to check for you.  You may also phone her at (814) 238-8095. Our membership year runs from July 1st through June 30th.  The CCCPSAA membership year expires at the end of June. Dues remain a reasonable: $20/single and $25/couple. New members are always welcome! Membership in the Penn State Alumni Association is not required (but is encouraged) to join the Centre County Chapter. Go to our chapter web page: http://www.psucentre.org, Click on Membership and pay either by Credit Card or download the membership form and return it with a check payable to CCCPSAA, write membership dues in the memo line.  Thank-you for your continued support! Membership in the Penn State Alumni Association does not include membership in the Centre County Chapter.

6.       SAVE THE DATE

  • FEBRUARY CHAPTER HAPPY HOUR @ Champs

Where: 1611 North Atherton , State College

Date:     Thursday, February 9,  2017

Time:     5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

  • CENTRE COUNTY Chapter tour of the AMERICAN PHILATELIC CENTER

Where: 100 Match Factory Place, Bellefonte, PA

Date:     Thursday, February 23, 2017

Time:     11:00 am

  • Centre County Chapter ’Night at the Races’ Fund Raiser

 Date:  Saturday, May 20, 2017

Time:  Doors open at 6 pm Races begin at 7 pm

  • Centre County Chapter Annual Meeting 

 Date: Sunday, June 4, 2017 Watch for details!!

**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.**

7.     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 https://www.facebook.com/psucentre .

January 2017 Centre County Newsletter

January 9th, 2017

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Dear CCCPSAA Members,

To all of our Center County Chapter Members, family, and friends we wish you the best for the Holiday Season! 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.       WISHING ALL OF OUR CENTRE COUNTY CHAPTER MEMBERS A VERY HAPPY NEW YEAR -  Watch for exciting events throughout the year!  Hope you can join us for our monthly Happy Hours, exciting tours, our fund raiser ‘Night at the Races’! and our annual meeting. 

2.       CENTRE COUNTY CHAPTER  JANUARY 2017 HAPPY HOUR -  Our first Happy Hour of 2017 will be at Happy Valley Brewing Company,137 Elmwood St., State College on Thursday, January 12, 2017 from 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm. Join your fellow alumni downstairs in our usual location for cocktails, good food, and great conversation.  Meet new members or bring some new friends along with you to join the Chapter. There is a $5 charge for non-members which is waived if you become a member.  Membership forms will be available.

3.       ‘NIGHT AT THE RACES’ Kick-off Planning Meeting – The Centre County Chapter will be having our second ‘Night at the Races’ on Saturday, May 20, 2017. We are having our initial planning meeting at the Hintz University House VCR Conference Room on Thursday, January 12, 2017 from 3:15 pm to 5 pm.  We need volunteers to help on the committee with event planning and organization, finding sponsors, set-up, conduct  and clean-up after the event. If you are interested in helping with the event,  please email your name, email and phone number to Marti Duffy at martifd@hotmail.com  or come to the meeting. Parking is limited at Hintz so consider Fraser Street Garage.  We appreciate and thank you for your help!

4.      RECEIVE ANSWERS TO MEMBERSHP QUESTIONS - If you or a fellow alumni are not receiving our monthly newsletter and want to check if your membership is paid and up-to-date, you can contact Linda Rohrer at  lcrohrer@verizon.net with the subject line as “CCCPSAA Membership Status”.   Please include your full name and address in the body of the email and Linda will be happy to check for you.  You may also phone her at (814) 238-8095. Our membership year runs from July 1st through June 30th.  The CCCPSAA membership year expires at the end of June. Dues remain a reasonable: $20/single and $25/couple. New members are always welcome! Membership in the Penn State Alumni Association is not required (but is encouraged) to join the Centre County Chapter. Go to our chapter web page: http://www.psucentre.org, Click on Membership and pay either by Credit Card or download the membership form and return it with a check payable to CCCPSAA, write membership dues in the memo line.  Thank-you for your continued support! Membership in the Penn State Alumni Association does not include membership in the Centre County Chapter. 

5.      SAVE THESE DATES

  • JANUARY 2017 CHAPTER HOLIDAY HAPPY HOUR @ Happy Valley Brewing Company, 137 Elmwood St., State College

Date:   Thursday, January 12, 2017

Time:   5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

  • CCCPSAA ‘NIGHT AT THE RACES ‘FUND RAISER FIRST PLANNING MEETING

Date:, Thursday, January 12, 2017

Time:  3:15 pm

Location:  Hintz University House Conference  Room

  • Mark Your Calendars:  Centre County Chapter ’Night at the Races” Fund Raiser

           Date:  Saturday, May 20, 2017

**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 .