5 reasons to leave your dorm this week


Photo by Kat Owens

Sick of looking at four walls? Here are five reasons to leave your dorm this weekend.
Illustration by Kat Owens


Need an excuse to leave your dorm? We have five for you. Here are some things you can do around St. Charles this week.

1. Donut Stress
Tuesday, Oct. 9
9 a.m. 
The LARC Grove Lobby
Feeling a bit overwhelmed with midterms fast approaching? Stop by the Larc Tuesday morning, and grab a free donut for breakfast. Student Involvement will hand out donuts only while supplies last, so you’ll want to get there on time.

2. CAB’s Comedy Night 
Tuesday, Oct. 9
7 p.m. 
Evans Commons Dining Hall 
Need a break from studying? Campus Activities Board is hosting a comedy night featuring comedian, LeClerc Andrea. CAB will also be handing out free treats along with ‘mocktails’ for all students to enjoy.

3. BOOterfly House: Bewitching Bugs & Botanicals
Wednesday, Oct. 10
10 a.m.- 4 p.m.
Sophia M. Sachs Butterfly House 
If you’re looking for a unique way to get into the Halloween spirit, go check out some of the interesting insects and plants that are being presented during the month of October. Admission is $8.

4. Farm Flow Yoga 
Thursday, Oct. 11
6 p.m.-7 p.m.
Food Roof Farm – 1335 Convention Plaza, St. Louis, MO
Begin to wrap up your school week with some gentle exercise and mediation. The rooftop class welcomes all types of students to join and offers beautiful views of the city during the one hour session.

 5. Oktoberfest at Soulard Market
Friday, Oct. 12 – Saturday, Oct. 13
Soulard Market Park

Want to throw an axe, listen to some cool bands and enjoy some food? Oktoberfest at Soulard may be the place for you. For more information, click here.