May 22, 2024

Virginia Public Service Week by SAC

VIRGINIA PUBLIC SERVICE WEEK (VPSW) 2012

Monday May 7 – Friday May 11

Next Week (May 7- May 11) is Virginia Public Service Week!  Join in the special events sponsored by the Staff Advisory Council and take time to show appreciation for a colleague through the VPSW appreciation blog!

SPECIAL EVENTS NEXT WEEK

 Monday, May 7 

S.A.C. FAVORITE GAME LUNCH: Bring your lunch and your favorite game-  challenge your co-workers to an hour of fun from 12 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. in:

  • Marye House (Fredericksburg Campus)
  • North Building University Hall (Stafford Campus)

Tuesday, May  8      

S.A.C. CAMPUS WALK (STAFFORD CAMPUS): Put on your walking shoes and meet for some fun and fitness!

  • South Building Flag Poles at 11:30 a.m. (Stafford Campus)

Wednesday, May 9 

POT LUCK LUNCHEON (Stafford Campus): Bring your favorite pot luck dish and join in the fun at 12:00 p.m. in the South conference room/pit area. 

S.A.C. CAMPUS WALK (FREDERICKSBURG CAMPUS): Put on your walking shoes and meet for some fun and fitness!

  • In front of Lee Hall at noon (Fredericksburg Campus)

Thursday, May 10 

COMMONHEALTH WELLNESS SCREENINGS (Fredericksburg Campus):  Click here to sign up for your FREE and confidential wellness screening.  Appointments are offered from 8 a.m.—4 p.m. in Lee Hall 412.  Screenings offered include: blood pressure, cholesterol, diabetes risk, and body mass index. 

S.A.C.BOOK EXCHANGE: Share your favorite book with a colleague and get a book to enjoy in return.  Sessions will take place from 12:00 p.m. -1:00 p.m.,

  • South Conference Room (Stafford Campus)
  • Lee Hall, Room 414 (Fredericksburg Campus)

Books not exchanged will be donated to the Regional Library

THROUGHOUT THE WEEK 

ONLINE APPRECIATION BLOG       

Back by popular demand…take advantage of the appreciation blog to let your fellow co-workers know how much you appreciate them during VPSW:  May 7-11.  The blog will go live on the 7th and can be accessed at the following address:  http://vpsw.umwblogs.org.  You can also drop off your “thank you’s” at the Fairfax House, and a Human Resources staff member will post them.

DAILY PRIZE DRAWINGS

Two lucky employees will be the daily winners of $25 Macy gift cards during VPSW.  A random drawing will take place and then the two winners will be notified by email.

MORE FUN TO COME

Click here to view information on the Employee Appreciation Celebration (5/14).

We appreciate your sharing this announcement and flyer with employees in your department who may not have access to email.  If you have questions or need additional information or assistance in order to attend any of the above events, please contact Judy Kwitnieski (jkwitnie@umw.edu) or Lynne Lee in the Office of Human Resources at 654-1215.  Thank you very much!