2012 Holiday Staff Party

Tuesday, December 18, 2012
2:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Smithsonian American Art Museum and National Portrait Gallery, Robert and Arlene Kogod Courtyard
8th and G Streets, NW

  • Enter a raffle for Smithsonian-themed prizes
  • Enjoy desserts and beverages served by senior staff
  • Collect your 2012 holiday party T-shirt
  • Help those in need by participating in a food drive to benefit the Capital Area Food Bank
  • ASL interpretation will be provided

Capital Area Food Bank: Food Drive Most Wanted List:

Non-perishable food items

100% juice (all sizes including juice boxes)
Baking goods (flour, sugar, baking powder, baking soda, spices, boxed mixes)
Canned fruits in light syrup or own juices
Canned low-sodium soups (e.g., beef stew, chili, chicken noodle, turkey rice)
Canned proteins (e.g., tuna, salmon, chicken, peanut butter, beans)
Canned vegetables (low sodium, no salt added)
Condiments (e.g. tomato-based sauces, light soy sauce, ketchup, mustard, salad dressing, oils)
Grains (e.g., brown & white rice, oatmeal, bulgar, quinoa, couscous, pasta, macaroni & cheese)
Individually packed, whole-grain, low-sugar snacks (e.g., crackers, trail mix, dried fruit, granola/cereal bars, pretzels, sandwich crackers)
Multigrain cereal (e.g., cheerios, cornflakes, grapenuts, raisin bran)

Household items
Paper towels
Cleaning supplies

Hygiene items
Deodorants for men & women
Feminine products
Toilet paper

Posted: 13 December 2012
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