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Summer Programs (June 16 – 22, 2019)

Each summer, Colby College hosts more than 8,000 guests on campus for a variety of programs. This week, we will welcome the following groups to campus: June 16 – August 1, Lancaster Course in Ophthalmology (30 Guests June 17 – June 28, Maine Orthopaedic Review Course (200 Guests) June 18 – American Legion Baseball Game  More

Posted June 15 at 11:20 am
Contact Summer Programs
Phone 207-859-4732
Posted By Brian Bray

Me Lon Togo, is now open Friday and Saturday from 5 PM to 11 PM.

Jordan Benissan’s restaurant, Me Lon Togo, is now open Friday and Saturday from 5 PM to 11 PM. Reservations are welcomed and encouraged, but not required. 872-9146. 220 Main Street, Waterville

Posted June 13 at 12:03 pm
Posted By Karen Wickman

Work on Roberts Foundation Waterproofing and Drainage Improvements has begun

On Monday, June 10th, construction began on the Roberts Foundation Waterproofing and Drainage Improvements project. The project includes waterproofing and drainage around the foundation walls, and installation of a new roof system including a patio surface consisting of a tray planting system to create a green roof with native plantings. The project is expected to  More

Posted June 12 at 10:14 am
Category Campus Updates
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Dog walker/ Errand Girl

Dog walker/ Errand Girl

Hi, my name is Chiamaka Ubani and I am working on campus over the summer. However, I do not work on Mondays & Tuesdays and let me tell you, I be bored as heck. I recently became comfortable with dogs provided they are not too rowdy so if anyone is looking for a dog walker  More

Posted June 11 at 11:33 am
Contact Chiamaka Ubani
Posted By Chiamaka Ubani

Colby Green Connector Road and Landscape Upgrades Construction Starting

On Wednesday, June 12th, construction will begin on the Colby Green Connector Road and Landscape Upgrades project. The project includes construction of a connecting road behind SSWAC and Lunder House, as well as landscape upgrades to the grass area behind Colby Green. Phase I of construction is expected to be complete by August 15th. For  More

Posted June 7 at 3:50 pm
Contact Holly MacKenzie
Phone x5004
Category Campus Updates
Posted By Holly MacKenzie

South Campus Utilities Renewals and Runnals Streetscape 2019 Phase 1

Beginning on Mon Jun 10, Cianbro Contracting will begin work on the South Campus Utilities Renewals and Runnals Streetscape 2019 Phase 1 Project. This work will eliminate the use of Runnals Drive between the south end of Foss/Woodman and the north end of Mary Low/Coburn, along with some short sections of adjacent sidewalks, for the  More

Posted June 7 at 3:45 pm
Contact Jeffrey Hallett
Phone x5020
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ITS Telephone Maintenance

On Wednesday June 12th from 5:00am to 6:00am ITS will be performing maintenance to the telephone system on campus. During this time telephone service on campus may be unavailable. If you have any questions or concerns please contact the ITS Support Center at x4222 or support@colby.edu

Posted June 7 at 1:17 pm
Contact ITS Support Center
Phone 207-859-4222
Category Campus Updates
Posted By Adam Nielsen

Colby Bookstore: Shop ’til 7pm Saturday, and Sunday 8am – 2pm

Extended hours for Reunion weekend: Fri June 7 8am – 7pm Sat June 8 8am – 7pm Sun June 9 8am – 2pm Sunscreen, Insect Repellent, Snacks and Cold Drinks. Colby Gifts and Apparel Books and Sale Books ******************* New Sale Items on the Lower Level!! ******************* The Colby Bookstore is located in Cotter Union.  More

Posted June 6 at 11:41 pm
Posted By Barbara Shutt

Summer Programs Groups on Campus (June 9 – 15)

Each summer, Colby College hosts more than 8,000 guests to campus for a variety of programs. This week, we will welcome the following groups to campus: June 12, Maine Academic Libraries Day (100 Guests) June 12, Alfond Youth Center Annual Appeal Dinner (250 Guests) June 14 – 15, American Lung Association Bike Trek (1,200 Guests)  More

Posted June 6 at 4:17 pm
Contact Special Programs
Phone 207-859-4732
Category Campus Updates
Posted By Brian Bray

Colby College Summer Pool Hours

The Colby College Pool will be open Monday, June 10 – Friday, August 9 during the following hours: COLBY POOL HOURS Monday – Thursday 11:00 am – 1:00 pm 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Friday 11:00 am – 1:00 pm 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm Saturday Closed for Private Pool  More

Posted June 6 at 3:48 pm
Contact Special Programs
Phone 859-4732
Category Campus Updates
Posted By Brian Bray

Nanny/Babysitter Available

Recent Brandeis University graduate looking for summer nanny or babysitting position. She has her certification in infant, toddler, and preschool care from the Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care. She is spending her last summer at home in Maine before moving to Massachusetts to be a preschool teacher and would love to spend her  More

Posted June 3 at 5:14 pm
Posted By Elizabeth Danner

Eustis Parking Lot will be closed Friday, June 7

The Eustis Parking Lot will be closed on Friday, June 7 to accommodate the food trucks for Reunion Weekend. We thank you in advance for rearranging your usual parking location and apologize for the inconvenience. If you have any questions, please email Meghan Gray at msgray@colby.edu.

Posted June 3 at 4:34 pm
Contact Meghan Gray/Office of Alumni Experience and Networks
Posted By Meghan Gray

Summer Shuttle Schedule

Shuttle Schedule (Summer) June 3-7: M-F, 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. June 10-14: M-F, 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. June 17-21: M-F, 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. June 24-28: M-F, 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. July 1-3: M-W, 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. Notes on Summer Shuttle Service There is no shuttle service on weekends,  More

Posted June 3 at 3:43 pm
Phone Security
Category Campus Updates
Posted By Robert Williams

PechaKucha Night Waterville V.32 – Call for Presenters!

PechaKucha Night Waterville V.32 – Call for Presenters!

Call for submissions: If you would like to present at an upcoming PK, please submit your proposals here: https://watervillecreates.submittable.com/submit/132196/pk-wtvl-proposal-submission. Proposals are due June 10. PK WTVL thrives on creativity! Proposals covering a wide array of creative passions are encouraged and, in celebration of MIFF this July, film-oriented proposals are also welcome. PK WTVL Volume 32  More

Posted June 3 at 2:09 pm
Posted By Lisa Lessard

Miller Library work

Beginning the week of June 3, 2019 Facilities Services will be erecting scaffolding along the east elevation of Miller Library. This will be utilized for the roof replacement and clock tower repair project that will be ongoing throughout the summer. During this first week crane services will be necessary to hoist scaffolding materials up to  More

Posted June 3 at 2:07 pm
Category Campus Updates
Posted By Perry Richardson

Sign up for Lively Spaces Summer Camp at the Colby Museum!

Join us for three weeks of art making, dancing, poetry reading, and writing during the Colby College Museum of Art’s Lively Spaces Summer Camp. The Museum’s collection and the Colby College campus will inspire rising 3rd graders through 7th graders to move, write, speak, create, and perform. The camp takes place Monday–Friday, 10 am–1 pm  More

Posted May 31 at 3:35 pm
Contact Abigail Newkirk
Category Miscellaneous
Posted By Qianni Zhu

The July Lunch Program coordinator is looking for volunteers to help one or two days in July from 10-1 p.m.

For the past several years, Pleasant Street United Methodist Church in Waterville has been the host location for the July Lunch Program. This program allows the Sacred Heart Church to take a well-deserved break. Lunch is served Monday through Friday, from 11:30—12:30 p.m. This is an interfaith effort with volunteers who are making and serving  More

Posted May 30 at 4:26 pm
Contact Colby College
Phone 207.859.5630
Posted By Deborah Thurston

Research Opportunity for those 60 years of age or older!

Research Opportunity for those 60 years of age or older!

The Memory and Language Lab at Colby College, under the supervision of Jen Coane, PhD, is currently recruiting participants 60 years of age and older to take part in research studies. Participants are compensated $10/hour and the results are confidential and anonymous. Please share this information with your friends and family!

Posted May 30 at 11:44 am
Phone 207-859-5580
Posted By Cherilyn Almeida

Summer Dining Hours and Locations

Summer Dining Hours and Locations

Each week you can find the summer dining hours for the upcoming week posted here. They also can be found on the following website: https://colby.cafebonappetit.com/

Posted May 30 at 7:48 am
Contact Marietta Lamarre
Phone 2078595464
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Garden spaces available at Colby Community Garden

There are plots available at the Colby Community Garden off Washington Street on Solar Way. If you are interested,contact ecpaul@colby.edu Happy gardening and welcome!

Posted May 29 at 8:19 pm
Contact Ellen Paul
Category Campus Updates
Posted By Christine Nilles

Spaghetti Supper and Auction at Pleasant Street United Methodist Church

Friday May 31, Pleasant Street UMC, 61 Pleasant Street, Waterville. Auction Items will be on display starting 4 PM. Spaghetti Dinner by Chef Stephan Berliawsky from 5 – 6 PM. Price: $8 for adults, and children under 10 are $5. Auctioneer Scott Greely will conduct the auction starting at 6 PM. This fundraiser will benefit  More

Posted May 29 at 3:20 pm
Posted By Jeff Earickson

2019 staff recognition awards

Dear Members of the Colby Community, The President’s Staff Advisory Council is accepting nominations for this year’s staff recognition awards. Created by the Staff Advisory Council in consultation with Human Resources, the awards highlight the contributions and outstanding achievements of support and administrative staff from across the College. These awards are among the highest honors  More

Posted May 28 at 1:56 pm
Posted By Gayle Maroon

DownEast Energy 2019-2020 Employee Oil Program

DownEast Energy is glad to offer Colby employees/retirees a discount regarding our fuel plans for 2019/2020 season. We will extend a .20 cent discount from our posted plan rate on heating oil or propane. Please call the office (873-3050) and employees will be extended our discounted rate. The rates will change daily based on the  More

Posted May 28 at 1:26 pm
Contact Amy Poulin
Phone 859-4125
Category Miscellaneous
Posted By Amy Poulin

Get Dad a card and gift from the Colby Bookstore

Get Dad a card and gift from the Colby Bookstore

Father’s Day is Sunday, June 16th. The Colby Bookstore has Father’s Day cards, Colby Dad gear (tees, crewneck sweatshirts, mugs, key chains, etc.), and a great selection of books Dads like to read. The Colby Bookstore is open Monday through Saturday 8am – 5pm. Your purchases support Colby programs. Extended hours Father’s Day weekend (it’s  More

Posted May 28 at 8:21 am
Posted By Barbara Shutt

Next Up: Father’s Day – Colby Bookstore has cards & gifts for Dad!

Next Up: Father’s Day – Colby Bookstore has cards & gifts for Dad!

Father’s Day is Sunday, June 16th. The Colby Bookstore has Father’s Day cards, Colby Dad gear (tees, crewneck sweatshirts, mugs, key chains, etc.), and a great selection of books Dads like to read. The Colby Bookstore is open Monday through Saturday 8am – 5pm. Your purchases support Colby programs. Extended hours Father’s Day weekend (it’s  More

Posted May 28 at 8:02 am
Posted By Barbara Shutt