Seahawk fever is everywhere right now! Even if you are not a big football fan (that would be me) it is hard not to be impacted by this year’s amazing run. Seahawks had an astounding year and are bound for the biggest football bowl of the year- the Super Bowl!
Since being established as an NFL team in 1976, this is only their second turn at a playing in the Super Bowl. They have had such a super year with a 15 win and 3 loss record!
Here is a bit of football trivia to get you all “super” ready (see answers below):
- What number Super Bowl is this?
- The Denver Broncos has their pep squad and the Seattle Seahawks have the ________ for cheerleaders.
- The quarterback for the Seahawks is ________ and for the Broncos it’s ___________.
- Seahawks have played in one previous Super Bowl and the Broncos have played in _______.
- What is the name of the prize awarded at the Super Bowl?
How well did you do? Check out more information on the Seahawks at www.seahawks.com.
If you want to learn more Seahawks trivia, watch a great game and enjoy game day treats join us here in the Gathering Place on Sunday for the game. Game starts at 3:25 and we will be working to improve our football trivia skills during halftime. Come join the fun!
Quote of the Week:
People who work together will win, whether it be against complex football defenses, or the problems of modern society. — Vince Lombardi
Happenings this Week:
Friday, January 31st: Workshop to Provide Tutor Training. A free tutor training workshop sponsored by Our Literacy Council will be held 9:30-11 a.m. Friday at the Student Center Atrium at Centralia College.The workshop will show volunteers how they can help adults in Lewis County achieve the GED and other professional goals. The workshop will feature basic tutoring instruction, testimonials and a Q and A session. Refreshments will be provided. For more information, call (360) 880-1647, email firstname.lastname@example.org; or visit www.ourliteracycouncil.org.
Sunday, February 2nd: Super Bowl Sunday is being celebrated here at The Gathering Place. Kickoff is at 3:25. Join the group gathering here for the game. Bring a football treat if you feel like it.
Thursday, February 6th: American Association of University Women, Lewis County Branch (AAUW) will have their monthly meeting on Thursday, February 6th at 6:45pm at the Gathering Place.. The evening will feature local speaker Susanne Weil, Secretary of the Lewis County Beekeepers’ Association and Associate Professor of English and Humanities at Centralia College. Guests are always welcome! For more information, contact Jan Snider at 360-807-8391 or Kristi Nelson at 748-4203.
Saturday, February 8th: The Winter Olympics in Sochi Russia begins. Let the winter show begin…
Weather: Rainy and windy weather is causing me to believe that spring is far off. We have had gray skies all dayand the rain is picking up momentum this afternoon. The weather forecasters are saying cold and rainy so bundle up for a little while longer. Over the next week we are supposed to consistently have 40 degree weather during the day and in the 30’s at night. Brrrrrr….
Trivia Answers:1. XLVIII; 2. Sea Gals; 3. Russell Wilson and Peyton Manning; 4. Six; 5. The Vince Lombardi Trophy.