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APTS Crop Hunger Walk Team
Austin Area Interreligious Ministries (AAIM) inpartnership with Church World Services (CWS) is hostingtheir 30th Annual Crop Hunger Walk on March 7th and8th. If you are not already participating with a local con-gregation or another organization, please consider joiningthe APTS team.If you are interested in walking, packets can beobtained from Nikki Stahl (email@example.com) or youcan join the Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminaryteam online (www.churchworldservice.org). Donationscan also be made at this website. Specific informationabout the Austin walk can be found atwww.aaimaustin.org/cropwalk.html.
Chapel ScheduleMarch 2—March 6Monday: Morning Prayer Service
Tuesday: Service of Word andSacrament,
Dr. Michael Jinkins, preacher
Thursday: Morning Prayer Service
Led by Amber Reber
Friday: Service of the Word
Melea White, preacher Senior MDiv students will begin preaching inchapel on Friday, March 6, and will typically preach on Mondays and Fridays.
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Cultural Diversity Student Group
At times in the past Austin Seminary has hadvarious student groups which focused on racial/ethnic andcultural diversity.If you are interested in forming such a group,please respond to Ann Fields(firstname.lastname@example.org).List all days and times which might work for youfor an initial meeting. If there is sufficient interest, an or-ganizational meeting will be set at a time that is conven-ient for most of those who respond.
UT Recreational Sports
The University of Texas at Austin Division of Rec-reational Sports is allowing all students, faculty, and staff at Austin Seminary to purchase associate level member-ships on a pro-rated semester basis beginning at a cost of $150.00 for the spring semester, February through May,or $320.00 for February through August, 2009.RecSports offers over 20,000 square feet of weight training and conditioning space, an indoor climbingwall, swimming pools, an indoor jogging track, basketballand volleyball courts, racquetball/handball/squash courts,40 acres of outdoor activity space, 52 lighted tenniscourts and much more.If you are interested or have additional questions,contact Rhonda Cox, Assistant Director at 471-6370 or email@example.com become an associate member.You may also visit their websitewww.utrecsports.org.If you are interested in a one-day free pass, con-tact Deborah Butler firstname.lastname@example.org.
Referral for individual counseling is available tostudents and/or their families as needed. If you would liketo talk about the possibility of counseling, contact AnnFields email@example.com by phone at 404-4869.
It’s time to get together with your small groupfrom our retreat (during Orientation) to check in with oneanother on your commitments to spiritual disciplines.Contact Ann Fields if you have questions.
Anyone interested in walking during the lunchhour? If so, beginning Monday March 2, meet in front of McCord building on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thurs-days at noon (weather permitting) and we will walk for about 30-40 minutes. If you can’t do all three days, that’sOK, just come and walk when you can. Contact DeborahButler for more information.
It's My Park DayMarch 7, 2009 from 9am to 12pm
Come one & all (including children & dogs!!!) tothe Adams/Hemphill Park Cleanup!!! We will be doing ageneral park cleanup that will include trash pickup andcleaning out winter growth from the creek bed. Remem-ber last years great breakfast tacos donated byTrudy's??? We are counting on them to come throughagain this year, so come have breakfast with us while do-ing something good for our beloved park! Hope to seeyou there!For more information, check the portal athttp://austinseminary.typepad.com/portal/2009/02/its-my-park-day.html