More Winter Cheer

AAA Holiday Party: Wednesday, December 11

The African-American Association of Administrators Faculty and Staff holds its annual holiday party tomorrow in the third floor conference room of Lauder-Fischer Building from noon-2 p.m. If you haven't otherwise received word of this event, please consider this your invitation to join us in celebration.

--Rashida Abdu, Co-chair, AAA Networking Committee

Steppin' Out Nite Holiday Celebration: December 11

The Steppin' Out Nite Holiday Celebration in University City will include a tree lighting ceremony at 40th & Locust Streets with music provided by the Powelton Steppers. Santa Claus will visit the Food Court at the Shops at Penn, from 5:30-8 p.m. The Penn Band will provide street entertainment starting from 3401 Walnut Street and going to 40th Street. There will be free Victorian-style trolley rides to and from shopping areas and restaurants (34th Street to 50th Street, 5-8 p.m., including the Fire House Farmers' Market). Hot cider and ginger snaps will be available at the trolley stops. See the DP for the trolley route. The last Steppin' Out Nite of the semester is scheduled for December 18.

Free Midnight Skating: December 13 & 14

The 1923 Ice Rink, at 3130 Walnut St., opens its doors to all PennCard holders this weekend. The free skate sessions are from midnight to 2 a.m., this Friday and Saturday, December 13 and 14. Skate rental is $1.50. Transportation from the Rink after the sessions will be provided by PennBUS. For more information, call 898-1923 or see the Ice Rink home page at

Faculty Club: December 18 Open House

The menu includes cheese and fruit, chicken satay, mozzarella with prosciutto, smoked salmon, dim sum, cheese tortellini, tomato basil penne, roasted turkey with cranberry sauce and tarragon mayonnaise, top round of beef au jus with horseradish cream, mini confections and candies, and holiday punch; the Hourglass bar will be open; 4:30-6:30 p.m., Faculty Club.


Volume 43 Number 15
December 10, 1996

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