Five 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 a reason to leave your dorm this week? We’ve got five of them!

1. Build your very own commuter student kit
Tuesday, March 26
10:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Spellmann Center Dining Hall

If you’re a commuter student, bring your passport from Commuter Student Appreciation Week to this event to build your very own kit that includes a power bank, headphones and a case. For more information, click here.

2. Hang out at the Freshman Quad for a block party
Wednesday, March 27
5:30 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Pfremmer Hall, Reynolds Hall, Flowers Hall and Mathews Hall

Don’t have anything to do on Wednesday night? Head on over to the dorms at the Freshman Quad for an evening full of free food, games and even a bonfire.

3. Support the Lindenwood Theatre Program at the Rocky Horror Show
Wednesday, March 27 and Thursday, March 28 at 7 p.m.
Friday, March 29 at 7 p.m. and 10 p.m.
Saturday, March 30 at 7:30 p.m.
The Emerson Black Box Theater

Sweethearts Brad and Janet discover the mansion of an eerie scientist, Dr. Frank-N-Furter, when they get a flat tire during a thunderstorm. Inside the mansion, they meet tons of new characters, and through song and dance, Dr. Frank-N-Furter unveils his newest creation, a muscular man named Rocky.

General admission tickets are $15, but students can get two free tickets with a valid Lindenwood Student ID at the Scheidegger Center box office.

4. Enjoy dinner and solve a mystery at the Lemp Mansion
Friday, March 29
7 p.m. – 10 p.m.
Lemp Mansion (3322 DeMenil Place, St. Louis, Missouri 63118)

While eating a delicious three-course meal, you can help solve a mystery. For more information on the event and to purchase tickets, click here.

5. Go to an art show at Queeny Park
Saturday, March 30 at 10 a.m. to Sunday, March 31 at 6 p.m.
Queeny Park (550 Weidman Rd., Ballwin, Missouri 63011)

With 14 different art mediums and 130 artists, there will be something for everyone to enjoy. For more information, click here.