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Golden Key News and Announcements

Upcoming Events

Sunday, May 22nd
8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Golden Key will be selling flowers at Commencement
This is our only fundraiser - so hope you can help out!

R.S.V.P. to plbrenna@uvm.edu

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Thursday & Friday, May 5 & 6
10-noon and/or noon-2pm

Volunteer to help Chris at the Fleming Museum cleanup and organize her classroom space.

LUNCH AND SNACKS WILL BE PROVIDED!

This can be for an hour - or the whole 4 hours depending on schedules of volunteers.

R.S.V.P. to plbrenna@uvm.edu

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If you want to attend our General Monthly Meetings let us know.
Grasse Mount, 411 Main Street,
Room 106.  All questions and suggestions welcome!

 

2010-2011 PAST ACTIVITIES

MASK-MAKING
Wednesday, April 20th
10 - Noon

Volunteers to help with this fun activity

R.S.V.P. to plbrenna@uvm.edu

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 CIRCUS EXTRAVAGANZA
Saturday, April 23rd
1-3:30 p.m.

Volunteers to help with seating, etc. for the Fleming Museum's Circus Extravaganza at the Ira Allen Chapel

R.S.V.P. to plbrenna@uvm.edu

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JOIN US
MONDAY, March 21
3:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Ronald McDonald House

We will be preparing dinner for 12 - 15 people staying at Ronald McDonald House.
We need 5 - 6 people to volunteer!
 
Please RSVP to Pat Brennan at 656-8284 or email at plbrenna@uvm.edu

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JOIN US AT THE ARBORS
867 Harbor Road, Shelburne, VT
Sunday, February 13, 2011
3:30p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

We will be making Valentine's Day cards with a small group of seniors at this residential care facility for those with memory impairment/Alzheimer's.

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HOLIDAY GIVING PROJECT! 
December 1 - 15, 2010
Drop-off Date:  December 9 - 15th; between 8a.m. - 4:30p.m.


Join us in providing toys and clothing for 4 local families in need.  This is all done through e-mails -- with a drop off deadline of  Wednesday, December 15th.  I will e-mail a list of what items are needed to each person who signs up, as they sign up, and remove items as they are chosen.  The Holiday Project Giving Box will be located by the front door hallway from Thursday, December 9 through the 15th with drop-off times between  8a.m. - 4:30p.m.   

Arrangements may be made with Pat Brennan (6-8284 or e-mail: plbrenna@uvm.edu) to drop your gifts off at other times. 

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Cookie Swap - to benefit The Ronald McDonald house
Monday, December 6th; drop off and swap your cookies between 8:00 - 10:00a.m.
or between noon - 5:00 p.m.

Come by Grasse Mount (the yellow building on the corner of Summit & Main St) with your 2
dozen cookies, swap one dozen with your choice of the cookies on the table and leave one dozen
for the Ronald McDonald House!

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WATCH YOUR EMAILS FOR MORE INFORMATION ON THESE UPCOMING ACITIVITIES including the addition of the Holiday Giving Project for the Howard Center!

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Golden Key Induction Ceremony
Billings Library North Lounge
November 16, 2010
7:15p.m.

New members will receive an invitation to join us and be inducted into the Golden Key Society.
Family and friends are welcome!   
RSVP to plbrenna@uvm.edu

Or call Pat Brennan at 656-8284

 

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Join Golden Key Members for Family Day Activities at the Fleming Museum
Fleming Museum - Colchester Avenue
Saturday, November 6, 2010

Do you like kids? Enjoy creative pursuits? Volunteer for a fun afternoon of working with families a the Fleming Museum's program Marvelous Metals, which explores the beauty and versatility of metals through art activities.  You can sign up for 11:30 - 2:00 or 2:00 - 4:30.  (The first shift includes orientation and set-up; the second shift includes 1/2 hour of clean-up time).

 

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OPEN TO ALL INVITED MEMBERS WHO ARE THINKING OF JOINING AND ALL CURRENT MEMBERS!
Join Golden Key Members for a few hours of volunteering
Grasse Mount - 411 Main Street
October 18 and/or 19, 2010
3:30p.m. - 6:00p.m.

Enjoy a bit of socializing and some tasty some food and drink, ask questions about Golden Key if you are interested in joining but aren't quite sure, while donating some time to help the Fleming Museum for its upcoming family program Marvelous Metals.  We'll prepare materials for a variety of fun and imaginative art activities for kids and parents to create.  Sign up for 1 day or both!

RSVP to plbrenna@uvm.edu or 656
-8284

 

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Join Golden Key Carving Pumpkins in preparation for Haunted Halloween at the
CATAMOUNT OUTDOOR FAMILY CENTER
October 24, 2010
Anytime between 10:00a.m. - 4:00p.m.

They provide pumpkins and carving tools - just bring your creativity.  A reminder, they have a tent so pumpkin carving is a rain or shine event.  Once you sign up with Rebecca Levine, Vice President & Treasurer of our Golden Key Chapter, she will e-mail you the directions on how to get to the Catamount Outdoor Family Center.  It would be great if we could go as a group for a day of fun!  R.S.V.P. to Rebecca.L.Levine@uvm.edu today.

 

 

 

 




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