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The Party is TODAY and *You’re* Invited

2017 Learning Center Open House posterStudents, faculty & staff are invited to the 2nd Annual Learning Center Open House, on Tuesday, December 5 from 11:30-1:30.

Light food, beverages, goodies, and entertainment will be offered in the Library, the Woodrick Center for Equity & Inclusion, and Media Technologies – plus –  upstairs in Academic Support & Tutoring Services. Visit each space for a chance to win prizes.

Receive an extra entry for prizes if you donate items to the Learning Center Food Pantry – OR – if you donate a new or used paperback for avid readers at the Kent County Jail.

 

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Giving Tuesday at the Library

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Giving Tuesday has become to charities what Black Friday is to retailers and Cyber Mondays is to internet businesses.  If you would like to give, please consider the Learning Center Food Pantry, as well as the Paperback Book Drive for Kent County Jail Readers.  Whether it is food and sundries, or new or used paperbacks, you can donate them at the Circulation Desk of the Library.

Thanks for your support!

 

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November 28, 2017 · 7:41 am

Learning Center Food Pantry Items Needed!

Photo courtesy of Steven dePaolo

The Learning Center’s Food Pantry needs groceries and sundries.  Help GRCC students with your donations.  Here’s a list of what students are asking for:

  • Individual serving size boxes of cereal
  • Granola/fruit bars
  • Fruit or pudding cups
  • Microwaveable mac-n-cheese cups
  • Microwaveable soup cups
  • Microwaveable ravioli
  • Snack bags of chips, cookies, pretzels, crackers, etc.
  • Individual, ready to assemble chicken/tuna salad cups
  • Feminine hygiene products (to be placed in the Learning Center bathrooms)
  • Soaps, toothpaste, deodorant, shampoo, etc.
  • Plastic spoons and forks

We can only accept non-perishable food items.

Donate on Tuesday, December 5th during the Learning Center Open House (from 11:30-1:30) and earn a prize entry.  But, please don’t wait to donate since food items, especially, are needed as soon as possible!

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