Break Meal Information

Meals during breaks are not part of the board plan, with the exception of the Fall Recess in October.

During break periods Commons will be providing limited meals .  The rate per meal for students is $6.50,  which may be charged to their account, paid via credit/debit. or a  guest pass may be used. Additionally , employment options are available with DCCE in exchange for meals.

Following is the 2018-2019  break schedule for Commons and the Den. Note that those meals in bold italics are NOT included in the meal plan.  If you have any questions or need additional assistance, please contact Christine Schwartz. AVP for Dining, Conferences and Campus events at cschwart@bates.edu.

October 2018

OCTOBER 2018

Wednesday & Thursday, October 17 and 18

  • Brunch     10:30 am – 2:30 pm
  • Dinner       4:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Friday & Saturday, October 19 and 20

  • Brunch     10:30 am – 2:30 pm
  • Dinner       4:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Sunday, October 21 – Regular Schedule

  • Continental Breakfast     8:00 am – 10:30 am
  • Brunch                                10:30 am – 2:30 pm
  • Dinner                                 4:30 pm – 8:30 pm

 

BOBCAT DEN
Wednesday, October 17- Friday, October 19     7:45 am – 10:00 pm
Saturday, October 20                                                          Closed
Sunday, October 21-Regular Schedule                 4:00 pm – 1:00 am

November 2018


NOVEMBER 2018

Friday, November 16

  • Dinner  4:30 pm – 8:00 pm – LAST BOARD MEAL

Saturday, November 17 through Tuesday, November 20

  • Brunch     10:30 am – 1:00 pm
  • Dinner        4:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Wednesday, November 21

  • Brunch     10:30 am – 1:00 pm
  • Dinner                   Closed

Thursday & Friday, November 23 and 24

  • Closed

Saturday, November 24

  • Brunch     10:30 am – 1:00 pm
  • Dinner        4:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Sunday, November 25

  • Brunch     10:30 am – 2:30 pm
  • Dinner        4:30 pm – 8:30 pm – FIRST BOARD MEAL

 

BOBCAT DEN
Friday, November 16                                                            Closing at 6:00 pm
Saturday, November 17 & Sunday, November 18                Closed
Monday, November 19 & Tuesday, November 20        7:45 am-2:30 pm
Wednesday, November 21–Sunday, November 25               Closed
Monday, November 26 -Regular Schedule                        7:45 am – 1:00 am

December 2018-January 2019

DECEMBER 2018- JANUARY 2019

Saturday, December 15

  • Dinner  4:30 pm – 8:00 pm – LAST BOARD MEAL

Sunday & Monday, December 16 and  17

  • Brunch     10:30 am – 1:00 pm
  • Dinner        4:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Tuesday, December 18

  • Brunch     10:30 am – 1:00 pm
  • Dinner                   Closed

Wednesday, December 19 through Tuesday, January 1

  • Closed

Wednesday, January 2 through Saturday, January 5

  • Brunch     10:30 am – 1:00 pm
  • Dinner        4:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Sunday, January 6

  • Brunch     10:30 am – 2:30 pm
  • Dinner        4:30 pm – 8:30 pm – FIRST BOARD MEAL

 

BOBCAT DEN
Friday, December 14        7:45 am – 2:30 pm
Saturday, December 15 & Sunday, December 16 Closed
Monday, December 17 – Wednesday, December 19 7:45 am – 2:30 pm
Thursday, December 20 – Tuesday, January 1   Closed
Wednesday, January 2 – Friday, January 4     7:45 am – 2:30 pm
Saturday, January 5 & Sunday, January 6 Closed
Monday, January 7-Regular Schedule   7:45 am to 1:00 am,    

February 2019

FEBRUARY 2019

Friday, February 15

  • Dinner  4:30 pm – 8:00 pm – LAST BOARD MEAL

Saturday, February 16 through Saturday, February 23

  • Brunch     10:30 am – 1:00 pm
  • Dinner        4:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Sunday, February 24

  • Brunch     10:30 am – 2:30 pm
  • Dinner        4:30 pm – 8:30 pm – FIRST BOARD MEAL

 

BOBCAT DEN
Friday, February 15                                                         7:45 am – 7:00 pm
Saturday, February 16 – Monday, February 18              Closed
Tuesday, February 19 – Friday, February 22        7:45 am – 2:30 pm
Saturday, February 23 & Sunday, February 24             Closed
Monday, February 25  –Regular Schedule              7:45 am – 1:00 am

April 2019

APRIL 2019

Saturday, April 13

  • Dinner  4:30 pm – 8:00 pm – LAST BOARD MEAL

Sunday, April 14 through Saturday, April 20

  • Brunch     10:30 am – 1:00 pm
  • Dinner        4:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Sunday, April 21

  • Brunch     10:30 am – 2:30 pm
  • Dinner        4:30 pm – 8:30 pm – FIRST BOARD MEAL

 

BOBCAT DEN
Friday, April 12                                                7:45 am – 8:00 pm
Saturday, April 13-Monday, April 15                   Closed
Tuesday, April 16 – Friday, April 19            7:45 am – 2:30 pm
Saturday, April 20 -Sunday, April 21                     Closed
Monday, April 22  Regular Schedule            7:45 am – 1:00 am

Last Academic Meal in Plan

Last Academic Meal in Plan

Friday, May 24

  • Dinner 4:30-8:00 pm