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Spring 2016 - Schedule of Events
Open Monday - Friday Food for Thought 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Food for Thought is a pantry that provides unprepared food directly to students in need who do not have enough to eat. Food for Thought is organized by the Student Parent Center in partnership with Good in the ‘Hood, receiving assistance from the Student Senate and Second Harvest Heartland. It is open to all Metropolitan State students, located at the Saint Paul Campus, Founders Hall 201A, and is open Monday–Friday, 9 a.m.–6 p.m. The pantry accepts any and all food donations. Volunteer opportunities are also available.

Contact the Student Parent Center at student.parentcenter@metrostate.edu or call 651-793-1564 for more information.

January 26 - April 19 (Tuesdays) Chat and Chew noon - 1 p.m.
Chat and Chew gives student parents the opportunity to meet with others to learn about and discuss topics geared to help manage life and learning at Metropolitan State. A light meal will be provided. Meetings are Tuesdays, noon–1 p.m. at the Saint Paul Campus, Founders Hall 301. Not meeting spring break week – March 8.

Let us know if you will be attending at student.parentcenter@metrostate.edu

January 29 (Friday) Family Movie Night 6pm
Plan to attend the Student Parent Center’s Annual Family Movie Night! This is a FREE event. Simply bring your pillows and blankets – we will provide dinner, popcorn and refreshments. Science Education Center 115 (room change)

Let us know if you plan to attend: student.parentcenter@metrostate.edu

Watch for...

  • Cooking Class
    Sunday, February 14 at 1 p.m., First Lutheran Church Education building
    Sunday, March 13 at 1 p.m., First Lutheran Church Education building

  • Health Expo
    Saturday, April 9, all day event, New Main, Great Hall

  • Mary Poppins presented by Morris Park Players – free tickets!
    Sunday, April 17 at 2 p.m., Edison High School in Minneapolis

  • Potluck (Graduation Celebration)
    Friday, May 13, 6:30 p.m., Student Center 101

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