Published: Dec. 8, 2022

As finals begin this weekend, take breaks where you can with a screening of Don’t Worry Darling, an art and mindfulness practice, Breakfast for Dinner, holiday rock ’n’ roll, a comedic take on Earth and space science and more.

Students outside on campusFriday, Dec. 9

Transfer Snack Break

 11:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m.  CASE transfer space
Take a break and fuel up with some free snacks! 

Feel Good Fridays

 12:15–12:45 p.m.  CU Art Museum 
Are you interested in art? Enjoy learning about a new piece of artwork while participating in a related mindfulness activity. 

Friday Night Film Series: Don’t Worry Darling

 8 p.m.  CHEM 140
Don’t Worry Darling is a 2022 film starring Florence Pugh, Harry Styles and Chris Pine. The film follows a 1950s housewife and her husband in a strange experimental community. 

Breakfast for Dinner

 4–7 p.m.  UMC Alferd Packer Grill
Breakfast for Dinner is a finals tradition! There will also be a smash room to help alleviate stress. 

Environmental Design open house

 6–7:30 p.m.  ENVD building
This Environmental Design student exhibition will showcase creative projects from all program levels, highlighting environmental solutions. See what the next generation of environmental designers has in store for us at their open house celebration

Saturday, Dec. 10

Season of Light

 2:30–3:30 p.m.  Fiske Planetarium  $8–$12
Why do humans enjoy lighting up their lives during the holiday season? Explore the astronomical meaning behind beloved holiday traditions. 

Even the Earth is Bipolar: Curved Space Comedy

 7–8:15 p.m.  Fiske Planetarium  $10–$15
Enjoy the story of our dynamic planet, with a comedic edge to it! Philosopher Gregg Eisenberg is presenting new comedic material about the Earth’s lifespan. 

Extreme Bowling

 7–10 p.m.  The Connection  Games start at $3.50
Extreme bowling is like regular bowling, but better! Enjoy a night of black lights, colored pins and more! Can’t make it on Saturday? The event also takes place on Dec. 9.

Sunday, Dec. 11

Drifting North: The Arctic Pulse

 1–2 p.m.  Fiske Planetarium  $8–$12
Follow international scientists as they embark on a year-long journey to the Central Arctic. The team will strive to understand the Arctic's climate and future. 

Storm Large: Holiday Ordeal

 7:30 p.m.  Macky Auditorium  $23–$90
Enjoy some holiday holiday rock ’n’ roll from Pink Martini’s punk goddess. Stunning vocals will leave you in awe of the performance.