NSP Week 2013

We are so excited to announce our annual NSP week starting this Monday, May 20ththrough Friday May 24th

Each year, our Leadership Corps team and NSP Staff work on a week’s worth of events to salute YOU for all of your hard work during the academic year at your site.  We hope you will join us for the following events:

Monday, May 20th - NSP T-Shirt Day 
When/Where: ALL Day (in your T-Shirt) and 11a/3p Photo Ops – No RSVP Needed

On Monday everyone in NSP is encouraged to wear their NSP T-shirts. We will be having a competition for who can tweet/instagram/facebook the most pictures of themselves with other NSP'ers! If you see another NSP'er wearing their shirt, take a picture with them and either tweet/instagram your picture with "#NSPWeek" or post to facebook and tag the NSP Facebook Page in your post! There will be 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place prizes for the people who post the most pictures with different NSP'ers!   There will be Awards for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place! 

*Also, we will have two large group photo-ops right outside the NSP office (weather permitting)  Please come to the NSP office at 11am or 3pm for a group photo!*

Tuesday, May 21st - NSP Awards
When/Where:  5:00p – 6:30pm @ Gordon Center (Atrium)

Join us as we celebrate NSP Students, NSP partner site staff and UChicago faculty for dedication and hard work within the communities our program serves!  Please RSVP with ME if you can make it (and have not already RSVP’d!).

Wednesday May 22nd - White Sox Game Day
When/Where:  7:10pm @ U.S. Cellular Field

Join us as we head to U.S. Cellular Field to cheer on our South Side team, the Chicago White Sox as they take on the Boston Red Sox.  The game begins at 7:10pm and we will depart as a group from the NSP office at 6:30.  Only 20 tickets available on a first come first serve basis so please sign up TODAY if you would like to attend

*Weather permitting…we will have an indoor event if it is scheduled to rain Wed. evening – please stay tuned for an update as it gets closer to the event date!* - RSVP at http://goo.gl/6DmZD

Thursday, May 23rd - Make your own lunch with NSP
When/Where:  12:00-2:00pm @ NSP Front Lawn

Join us for lunch at NSP (Hot Dogs, Veggie Kebobs, and Dessert) *Weather permitting – or Pizza Party/Sandwiches if its rainy!* - RSVP at http://goo.gl/6DmZD

Friday, May 24th  - Plant A Seed with NSP!
When/ Where: 12-1pm @ Woodlawn Community Garden  - 63rd Woodlawn

Come join fellow NSPers and students from UC Woodlawn Charter at the brand new 63rd and Woodlawn Community Garden.  We have a plot that needs a lot of work, so come for an afternoon of fun, gardening, and getting your hands dirty with the Earth.  Plant a seed of your favorite fruit or vegetable or flower or just come hang out with some fun people in the sun. Garden tools will be available on site. – RSVP at http://goo.gl/6DmZD

Please RSVP for the events you are interested in, as we need to know how many supplies we will need for each day  http://goo.gl/6DmZD   -  have a great weekend and enjoy the sun!