Things to do on campus during Stress Less Week

 Photo by Kevin Ott

Photo by Kevin Ott

Stress Less Week, hosted by Housing and Residence Life, starts Sunday, April 22 at 3 p.m. and ends Friday, April 27, when the coffee and pizza are gone. The following list is a schedule of stress-relieving activities planned over the next week:

All Week Long

  • Free coffee and cocoa outside the library starting at 7:30 a.m. and ends when the coffee is gone

  • Free candy and snacks

  • Activity tables in the library lobby. Activities include: legos, coloring pages, origami, and board games

  • Stress balls are available at the service desk in the library

  • Cute animal videos will be playing as you enter the library

Sunday 4/22

  • Free coffee, cocoa, and snacks will be offered at the library entrance starting at 3 p.m. and ends when the coffee is gone

  • Drawings every hour for prizes including gift cards and plants

  • Free massages on second floor of the library from 6-8 p.m. Space is limited, so come early. Sign-up starts at 6 p.m.

Monday 4/23

  • Free coffee, cocoa and snacks starting at 7:30 a.m.

  • Stress ball make and take. Make your own stress ball in the library from 1-2 p.m.

  • Free smoothies will be offered in the library starting at 11 a.m. and ends when the ingredients run out. Vegan and dairy-free options will be available

  • Stop into Library 119 for help perfecting your summer resume

  • Calm: Practice mindfulness, breathwork, meditation and guided imagery sessions to help find peace throughout the week from 2-3 p.m. in Library 119

Tuesday 4/24

  • Free coffee, cocoa and snacks starting at 7:30 a.m.

  • Stress ball make and take in the library from 1-2 p.m.

  • Resume drop-in in Library 119

  • Zoomobile in the library from 2:30-4:30 p.m. Some of the zoo’s smallest and cutest animals will be here to distract from studying.

  • Free massages will be offered on the second floor of the library from 2-4 p.m. Space is limited. Come early, sign-up starts at 2 p.m.

  • Bulldog Yoga Club meeting in the Kirby Ballroom at 5 p.m. Take a study break and do some yoga. Make sure to enter the drawing for the chance to win a free yoga mat.

  • Knit Wits meeting at 7 p.m. Join Knit Wits for some knitting, crocheting, stitching and more. Attendees will be entered into a raffle for a prize.

Wednesday 4/25

  • Free coffee, cocoa and snacks starting at 7:30 a.m.

  • Pet away the worry and stress (PAWS) from 11-1 p.m. in the Kirby Student Center

  • Button Making in the Library from 1-3 p.m. to design and create your own button

  • Calm in Library 119 from 12:15-12:45 p.m.

Thursday 4/26

  • Free coffee, cocoa and snacks starting at 7:30 a.m.

  • Button making in the library from 1-3 p.m.

  • Resume drop-in in Library 119 3-4 p.m.

Friday 4/27

  • Free coffee, cocoa and snacks starting at 7:30 a.m.

  • Early morning knitting in Library 119 8:30-9:30 a.m.

  • Prize giveaway

 

CultureAddie Marzinske