Wisconsin Welcome Activities!

Date: August 23, 2012

With the start of Fall at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, students and staff are welcomed back to campus with the much anticipated Wisconsin Welcome. Wisconsin Welcome compiles many events on campus to infuse students and staff with Badger spirit and prepare for the upcoming year. This is the chance to start your year off on a positive note; why not include health and wellness? Why not spend this year advancing your well-being? Check out the following Wisconsin Welcome events and prepare for a happy, healthy year!

  

Free Screening of Prometheus

                Date: Saturday, September 1

                Time: 6:00 PM and 11:00 PM

                Location: The Marquee in Union South

MU Bash- Variety of free events for all students including: food sampling, student performances on the Terrace, DJ Kitty Pryde, hoop dancing lessons, comedy show, sailboat rides, a viewing site for Lights on the Lake Boat Parade, and more! Come to this social event and meet some new friends!

                Date: Sunday, September 2

                Time: 8:00 PM - 1:00 AM

                Location: Memorial Union

Free Screening of Jaws

                Date: Monday, September 3

                Time: 9:00 PM

                Location: Memorial Union Terrace

Rockin' with Rec Sports at the SERF- Learn about Rec Sports activities & programs! Free give-a-ways & food!

                Date: Monday, September 3

                Time: 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

                Location: Gordon Commons Courtyard

Rockin' with Rec Sports at the Natatorium- Learn about Rec Sports activities & programs! Free give-a-ways & food!

                Date: Monday, September 3

                Time: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

                Location: Natatorium East Fields

FREE Group Fitness Classes at the SERF and NAT- Try any group fitness class including Zumba, Group Strength, Yoga, Spinology and more!

                Date: Tuesday, September 4 - Sunday, September 16

                Time: All Day drop-in classes

                Location: SERF and Natatorium

Rec Sports EXPO- A showcase of Rec Sports clubs, intramurals, aquatics, fitness, facilities and more!

                Date: Wednesday, September 5

                Time: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

                Location: Library Mall

Free Screening of The Avengers

                Date: Thursday, September 6

                Time: 9:00 PM

                Location: The Marquee in Union South

Badger Jamboree- Come check out this lifestyle event including plenty of free samples!

                Date: Thursday, September 6

                Time: 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

                Location: Union South

Union South Bash- Variety of free events for all students including: an ice cream social, dance demonstrations & lessons, a bootcamp obstacle course, human bowling, student improve, comedy show, Sex Out Loud, photos with Bucky and a performance by Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr.!

                Date: Friday, September 6

                Time: 8:00 PM - 1:00 AM

                Location: Union South

Free Premier Training Camp Level II: Kick it up!- Experience small group training that kicks your butt. Learn how to register!

                Date: Monday, September 10 and Wednesday, September 12

                Time: 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

                Location: SERF Fitness Training Room 180

Free Premier Induro Theatre Cycling- Experience a fun new way to ride a bike. Learn how to register!

 

                Date: Monday, September 10

                        Time: 12:05 PM- 12:50 PM

                        Location: SERF Spin Studio Racquetball Court #8

                        

                Date: Wednesday, September 12

                        Time: 7:00 AM - 7:45 AM

                        Location: SERF Spin Studio Racquetball Court #8

                        

                Date: Friday, September 14

                        Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

                        Location: SERF Spin Studio Racquetball Court #8

Free Premier Training Camp Level I: Get Fit!- Personal training in a group-setting gets you started right! Learn how to register!

                Date: Tuesday, September 11 and Thursday, September 13

                Time: 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

                Location: SERF Fitness Training Room 180

   

Free Premier Ashtanga Yoga- Try Ashtanga Yoga, meet the instructor and learn how to register!

                Date: Tuesday, September 11 and Thursday, September 13

                Time: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

                Location: Natatorium Room 1065

 

Nielsen Tennis Stadium Back to School Special- $22.00 for Wilson Enduro Pro Re-String & Wilson Over Grip

                Date: Tuesday, September 4 - Sunday, September 30 (while supplies last)

                Location: Nielsen Tennis Stadium

Free Ice Skate Fridays- Free admission for anyone with a valid UW I.D.!

                Date: Fridays from September 7 - September 28

                Time: 12:00 PM - 1:10 PM & 5:45 PM - 7:00 PM

                Location: Camp Randall Sports Center

Madison World Music Festival- Come to the Terrace and check out music from around the World! http://www.uniontheater.wisc.edu/Season12-13/mwmf.html

                Date: Friday, September 14

                Time: 5:00 PM - 12:00 AM

                Location: Memorial Union Terrace


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