Published: Oct. 25, 2021

This week brings the Off-Campus Housing Fair, a Kitchen Table event for women of color, Cafecito & Chisme, community garden care, Halloween Drag Queen Bingo, BOOldering Night, a Monster Mash and more.

Laughing Goat baristas serve up coffee in Halloween costumesMonday, Oct. 25

Mindful Monday: Celebrating Halloween Safely

 2–3 p.m.  Wardenburg, West Solarium, Room 321
Find ways to celebrate safely this Halloween by reflecting about how alcohol and other substances relate to the experiences you want to have.

Trivia Night: Parks and Rec

 7–9 p.m.  UMC, The Connection
Sharpen your brain and bring a friend for Monday night trivia! Teams and individuals are welcome, and it’s free to enter. Tonight’s questions come from your favorite sitcom Parks and Recreation! Sign-up starts at 6 p.m. at The Connection front desk. 

Tuesday, Oct. 26

Kitchen Table

 5:30–7:30 p.m.  C4C, third floor, Abrams Lounge
Kitchen Table offers leadership and community-building opportunities to students identifying as women of color working their way through a predominantly white university. Attend tonight’s conversation for a chance to build community with other women of color, share your experience and learn of other local organizations that are doing similar work.

There are a variety of events happening on campus to enjoy this Halloween season! Check out a full list of events.

Wednesday, Oct. 27

Cafecito & Chisme

 3–5 p.m.  C4C, third floor, Abrams Lounge
Attention, Latinx community! Take a break from class and join the Cafecito & Chisme coffee hour! Get involved with your community, cafecito and catch up on chisme! Coffee and pastries will be provided.

How to Get Noticed: Résumés and Cover Letters

 4–5 p.m.  Virtual
Want a great résumé and attention-getting cover letter to catch the eye of a future employer? Join Career Services to review the basics and learn how to take both of your documents to the next level. Register on Handshake to attend this event.

Thursday, Oct. 28

CU Off-Campus Housing Fair

 10 a.m.–3 p.m.  UMC, Glenn Miller Ballroom
Are you looking for a place to live for next year? Then attend the Off-Campus Housing Fair to meet with off-campus property managers and landlords, and learn more about what properties are available. Get tips for how to live off campus, and enjoy some free food and giveaway prices while you’re there.

SEEC Community Garden Care

 5:30–7 p.m.  SEEC
Join fellow Buffs to weed, plant and play in the SEEC Community Garden! All are welcome. Find the garden on the east side of SEEC at 4001 Discovery Drive, almost directly in the middle of the complex before you arrive at the north parking lot.

Buffs After Dark: Halloween Drag Queen Bingo

 7–9 p.m.  UMC, Glenn Miller Ballroom
Get lucky with Drag Queen Bingo! Bring your friends and win tons of cool prizes. Costumes are encouraged but not required. Not only will there be prizes for bingo winners, there will also be prizes for the best costumes. You don’t want to miss this event! 

BOOldering Night

 8–10 p.m.  Rec Center
Spend an evening at The Rec! Come dressed in a Halloween costume, give the climbing wall a shot and grab some food while meeting other Buffs. Prizes will be awarded for the best costumes.  

Friday, Oct. 29

Halloween Dance Party: Monster Mash

 8:30–10:30 p.m.  Farrand Field
Dress up and get ready to dance at this silent disco Monster Mash. Costumes encouraged. Food and drinks will be provided. Remember to bring your Buff OneCard to enter.