Staff Council

The University of Mississippi

BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT REGISTRATION FORM

KICKBALL TOURNAMENT  REGISTRATION FORM

KICKBALL TOURNAMENT REGISTRATION FORM2

HAVE FUN & ENJOY YOUR WEEK OF STAFF APPRECIATION ACTIVITIES! 
DOOR PRIZES WILL BE GIVEN AWAY AT ALL EVENTS!!

MONDAY, MAY 15
10-11 a.m.             Lecture  (Yerby Auditorium)

“Plants that work well in your yard.” Please join Nathan Lazinsky, Assistant Superintendent Landscape Services,
as he presents this fun and “Proven Winner Lecture”. There will be a Q&A session after the presentation.

11 a.m.-Noon       Kickoff to a Healthy Week (Manning Center)
Fun Run and Walk hosted by RebelWell & RunOxford.

4-5 p.m.                Maintenance Monday  (Ole Miss Bike Shop)

The UM bike mechanic will teach participants ways to keep their bikes
in good working order to improve safety, comfort and speed. To register, please email green@olemiss.edu.

5:15-6:15 p.m.      Aqua Aerobics (Turner Center Pool)

Bring your swimsuit; it’s going to be a fun, high resistance workout. In addition to the standard benefits of
exercise, aqua aerobics supports the body and reduces the risk of muscle and joint injury.You don’t have to
be a swimmer to enjoy this class. Deep or shallow water, we’ll keep you afloat while you burn calories doing
cardio, core, arm and leg exercises. We’re sure you’ll want to come back!

TUESDAY, MAY 16
9 a.m.-4 p.m.       Blood Drive (The Grove)

A Day for Giving Life: Mississippi Blood Services will have a coach bus parked at the Circle. All donors will
receive a T-shirt! Great prizes and giveaways will be available. Please bring a form of ID.

10-11 a.m.              Learn First Aid and CPR (Yerby Auditorium)

Want to learn basic first aid and CPR? Come join us as we have fun learning safety procedures that everyone
needs to know.

4-5 p.m.                 Moving and Grooving (Grove Stage)

Do you want to get in your exercise while you dance? Come to the Grove with your workout clothes and tennis
shoes to participate in one of the most popular workout routines around.

5:15-6:15 p.m.       Aqua Aerobics (Turner Center Pool)

Bring your swimsuit; it’s going to be a fun, high resistance workout. In addition to the standard benefits of exercise,
aqua aerobics supports the body and reduces the risk of muscle and joint injury. You don’t have to be a swimmer to
enjoy this class. Deep or shallow water, we’ll keep you afloat while you burn calories doing cardio, core, arm and leg
exercises. We’re sure you’ll want to come back!

WEDNESDAY, MAY 17
9 a.m.-3 p.m.         Blood Drive (The Grove)

10-11 a.m.               Music and Meditation (Paris-Yates Chapel)

Join us for The UM Family: A Celebration of Togetherness. This program
will include inspirational messages and music from some of our most talented staff members.

2-3 p.m.                  Intro to Belly Dancing (Yerby Auditorium)

Belly dancing is a great way to keep active, increase confidence and make new
friends! Join us as we learn some of the fun, flirty foundational moves of Middle Eastern dance, such as shimmies,
hip drops, turns and traveling movements. Using the moves learned in class, participants will learn a fun and quick
choreographed dance. Get ready to laugh, sweat and shimmy!

THURSDAY, MAY 18
10-11:30 a.m.          Plant Swap (The Grove)

Do you have duplicate plants? Would you like to have new ones? Bring a plant or two
or three and swap them with your friends. Please make sure the plants you plan to swap are rooted and bring a
card with the common name and planting directions (sun/shade, etc.) This year, seeds can also be swapped.
Please place your seeds in a labeled envelope or closed plastic bag for exchange.

12:30-1:30 p.m.      Desk Yoga & Yogurt (TBD)

Yoga can revitalize your body and mind with just a few minutes of gentle
stretches. The best part, yoga can be done right at your desk if you are short on time. Join us for 20 minutes of
“desk yoga” instruction followed by a complimentary yogurt treat.  A RebelWell Event

5:15-6:15 p.m.          Aqua Aerobics (Turner Center Pool)

Bring your swimsuit; it’s going to be a fun, high resistance workout. In addition to the standard benefits of exercise,
aqua aerobics supports the body and reduces the risk of muscle and joint injury. You don’t have to be a swimmer to
enjoy this class. Deep or shallow water, we’ll keep you afloat while you burn calories doing cardio, core, arm and leg
exercises. We’re sure you’ll want to come back!

FRIDAY, MAY 19
9 a.m.                        Staff Recognition Awards Ceremony (Ford Center)

Please join us in recognizing employees who have served the university from five years up to 48 years. The university will
also recognize outstanding staff members. Please join Chancellor Vitter,Whitman Smith and Staff Council as we honor our
employees. ***Door prizes will be awarded at conclusion of ceremony. Must be present to win***

11 a.m.-1 p.m.           Staff Lunch (Paul B. Johnson Commons Building)
Join Staff Council for lunch at the Rebel Market located in the Paul B. Johnson Commons. Enjoy Karaoke during meal time!

1-3:30 p.m.                Fun Time (*Please note registration deadlines)

Basketball TournamentComplete registration forms  and contact Gazel at Facilities Planning: gdgiles@olemiss.edu; phone: (662) 915-6767;  fax: (662) 915-6788 .
Registration deadline is Tuesday, May 16. Turner Center

*Kickball – It’s time to reminisce! Let’s take it back to our childhood for an exciting game of kickball. There will
be two teams, and the winner will have all the bragging rights! You must sign up early. Only 10 members per team.
Deadline to sign up is Tuesday, May 16. Email your form to gdgiles@olemiss.edu. Outdoor Practice Facility (off
Hill Drive).  KICKBALL TOURNAMENT  REGISTRATION FORM ; KICKBALL TOURNAMENT REGISTRATION FORM2

Bingo** – Bingo time again! Everyone receives one card for the admission price of a “white elephant” gift. (Keep
in mind that a “white elephant” gift is something that you have at home and is usable but you don’t need or want
anymore). Please do not wrap your “white elephant” gifts. Yerby Auditorium

*Water Yoga – Hosted by RebelWell Campus Recreation. 2 p.m. A RebelWell Event.

*Trail Bike Ride – Hosted by RebelWell Campus Recreation. TBD A RebelWell Event

*Bubble Soccer – Bubble Set available for check out. Provided by RebelWell Campus Recreation.

*Amazing Race – Any Pace Scavenger Hunt hosted by RebelWell@Work. TBD A RebelWell Event.
The registration deadline is Tuesday, May 16.

**EXTRA! EXTRA! Please bring extra dollars (totally optional) for our Jar of Dollars! Every dollar that you
put in buys you a chance to win all the dollars in the jar! Also, additional bingo cards may be purchased for $1,
with the proceeds benefiting the Children of Staff Scholarship Fund.

Team registration and volunteer forms can be found at rebelwell.olemiss.edu/2017staffappreciation/. The registration
deadline is Tuesday, May 16.

MONDAY, MAY 15 – FRIDAY, MAY 19, 2017 – STAFF MEMBERS MAY USE THE TURNER CENTER WITHOUT
CHARGE DURING STAFF APPRECIATION WEEK. The $5 guest fee will be waived (guest must be accompanied
by the staff member and must remain with family). Upon entry, the staff member must show his/her University
of Mississippi ID and sign in. All rules and regulations pertaining to use of the Turner Center will be in effect.