All Jefferson Lab staff, users and students are invited to join invited guests on Tuesday, Sept. 29, to celebrate Jefferson Lab's 25th Anniversary. The event will take place in a large tent that has been set up on the south half of the main CEBAF Center parking lot. Everyone is asked to be in place by 11 a.m.
Energy Secretary Steven Chu will deliver the keynote address for the celebration. Also speaking at the event will be Berthold Schoch, a physicist from the University of Bonn, and Dirk Walecka, a physicist from The College of William and Mary.
Invited guests include political leaders and local dignitaries, DOE administrators and many of the individuals who helped found the lab.
Immediately following Secretary Chu's keynote address, a picnic-style buffet lunch will be served. Several serving lines will be set up to accommodate the anticipated turnout of about 850 people.
Event Parking, Traffic Flow, Picnic Lunch Menu, etc.
Lab staff, users and students attending the ceremony and luncheon are asked to arrive at the event tent by 11 a.m. Walking is preferable as parking space around the event will be filled. For individuals not wishing to walk from the Accelerator Site, a shuttle van will run between the MCC, building 85, and the event tent from 10:15 . 11 a.m. The event program is expected to run from 11:05 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.
Alternate and overflow parking will continue through the morning of Sept. 30. Parking should return to normal by Oct. 1.
Quark Cafe won't be open for lunch on Tuesday. Come to the event and enjoy lunch afterward under the tent. The menu will include fried chicken, pulled pork barbeque, coleslaw, baked beans, potato salad, cookies, iced tea, lemonade and bottled water.
The cafeteria will be open as usual for breakfast on Tuesday morning.
We look forward to seeing you there! And thank you for your attention to this information.
12000 Jefferson Ave., Suite 15
Newport News, VA 23606
Submitted: Monday, September 28, 2009 - 2:00pm