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REF NO.: 51

SUBJECT: Come celebrate with Memorial during I Love MUNdays 2014

DATE: Oct. 21

Memorial University students, faculty, staff, alumni and friends are invited to participate in a variety of events taking place during I Love MUNdays, Memorial’s annual spirit week running Oct. 23-28. To see a list of events and a full schedule of activities, go to www.mun.ca/mundays/.  

A sample of these activities includes:

Fill the Square

On Friday, Oct. 24, from 9 a.m.-4 p.m., help stock the shelves for the Campus Food Bank by dropping off non-perishable food items at the Paton College Basketball court, as Memorial celebrates Kindness Friday. To learn more, go to www.mun.ca/mundays/events/square.php.

 

MUNdays Sunday Skate

Everybody’s invited to the Jack Byrne Arena in Torbay on Sunday, Oct. 26, from 4-6 p.m., for the first-ever MUNdays Sunday Skate. There’ll be an hour of skating followed by an hour of refreshments and munchies. Cost: $3 per person. To register, go to www.mun.ca/mundays/events/skate.php.

 

MUNdays Dining Etiquette Workshop

On Monday, Oct. 27, from 6-9 p.m., find out how to choose the right fork, the night attire and the right conversation to make a positive impression as you enjoy a delicious three-course meal hosted by a local etiquette coach. This year’s event takes place in The Landing on the third floor of the University Centre. Seating is limited. Tickets are $25 for students and $30 for alumni. Deadline to register is Oct. 22. Register online at www.mun.ca/mundays/events/diningetiquette.php.

 

Toque Day

On Tuesday, Oct. 28, from 10 a.m.-1 p.m., open your closets and your hearts to help Froude Avenue Community Centre as Memorial collects gently used winter clothing. For your donation, you’ll receive a Memorial@Home toque. Drop off your donations outside the DELTS offices at rooms ED-1032 and ED-2000 in the Education Building. To learn more, go to www.mun.ca/mundays/events/touque.php.

To see other events and a full schedule of activities, go to www.mun.ca/mundays/.

MUNdays rolls out under the banner of I ♥ MUNdays on the St. John's campus, I ♥ M.I MUNdays at the Marine Institute, and I ♥ Grenfell in Corner Brook.

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For more information, please contact Dave Sorensen, acting associate director (communications), Division of Marketing and Communications, at (709) 864-2143 or sorensen@mun.ca.  

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