Newsletter for April 14th - April 21st
Penn State prides itself in its rich traditions: the Nittany
Lion, JoePa, Beaver Stadium, the Blue Band, scholastic excellence and -
since 1974 - a FREE TO EVERYONE spring music festival called Movin’ On.
As one of the largest student-run music festivals in the country, and a
Penn State tradition now in its 36th year, Movin’ On brings the top
music of today, tomorrow, and yesterday together 11:30 am-11:00 pm Saturday at the HUB lawn. (more info)
A fun, free science event for the whole family, with over 60 interactive
exhibits from rocks and fossils to robots and rockets. You will see a high altitude
balloon, 2 planetariums, Q & A with former NASA astronauts,
atmospheric pressure experiment that crushes 55 gallon drums, And lots
more! There will be exhibits and events inside and outside the Bryce Jordan Center from 10 am-3 pm Saturday! (explore more)
Penn State To Dig Deeply For Budget Cuts by Adam Smeltz
For about 18 years, Penn State has steadily reviewed its books for
unnecessary expenses. But unprecedented financial challenges are now prompting Old Main to dig
deeper and more aggressively for cost cuts, administrators said......Read
SC Borough Council Hears Plan of Attack On Drinking Culture by Christine Branigan
Harsher punishments for alcohol-related offenses and the opening of more
bathrooms by local businesses on weekend -- these were two of Perry
Babb's suggestions to the State College Borough Council. In all, 10 ways to attack the town's drinking culture were presented by
Babb, the Keystone Church founding pastor...Read more here...
Salute to the Military Kids
There will be plenty of activities and games for the kids, as well as refreshments and prizes at the Boalsburg Military Museum grounds this weekend. Military families can gain free entry to the museum with a valid military I.D. All are welcome for a day of fun in the sun as they salute the military kids! Arts & crafts, kids' games, a magician and Battery B Drill will be held on the grounds (Sat-Sun). Military helicopters have been invited as well! (more info)
Ride the Fleet Bicycle Charity Event
See Jane Ride Bicycle Tours for Women is proud to announce the arrival
of their brand new bicycle fleet. Come try out the bikes at the Ride the
Fleet charity event to benefit the Centre County Women’s Resource
Center! Enjoy some great food, learn how change a tire and other mini-workshops.The ride will be this Saturday starting at 11:00 am. (more info here)
Earth Day is April 22, The world's first national park was started where?
A. Corbett National Park, India
B. Kruger National Park, South Africa
C. Ordesa National Park, Spain
D. Yellowstone National Park
Last week's answer:
Brooklyn Dodgers-What was the first Major League team to wear plastic batting helmets?
Cooler; rain and drizzle this afternoon
A couple of showers and a thunderstorm
A shower or t-storm around, mainly later
Mostly sunny, breezy and less humid
Partly sunny and comfortable
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