Brock employees have until Monday, Aug. 19 to purchase tickets for the University’s Opening of Term barbecue.
Set to take place Thursday, Aug. 22 from noon to 1:30 p.m. in Jubilee Court, the annual event is an informal celebration of the good work faculty and staff have accomplished throughout the past year and a look ahead to the new term. It will include live music, lawn games and remarks from President Gervan Fearon. The rain location is Market Hall.
Tickets are $5 each and can be purchased at the Campus Store or Thistle Welcome Desk until Monday at 4 p.m.
Lunch will feature one of four burger creations:
- Beef burger — 100 per cent beef burger topped with caramelized onion, sautéed thyme mushrooms, cheddar cheese and grainy Dijon mustard
- Chicken souvlaki burger — Greek marinated chicken thigh topped with lemon-mint tzatziki and organic greens
- East coast salmon burger — fresh Atlantic salmon topped with watercress, thinly sliced onion and homemade tartar sauce
- Malibu burger — 100 per cent vegan burger topped with grilled red pepper and alfalfa sprouts and drizzled with Vegenaise special sauce
Burgers will be served with a side of balsamic sweet pepper pasta with spinach salad and grilled corn Caprese quinoa salad. Gluten-free buns and lettuce wraps will be available for the burgers. Dessert and beverages will be also be provided.