Kathryn A. Martin Library

Stress-less Week in the Library

5/5 - 5/9

Stress-less Week, the library's popular series of events designed to help students relieve stress before finals week, will return this May. Events will take place the week of May 5–9 and are free for all UMD students! This semester's lineup includes:

Coffee with Champ



May 5, 8:30–10am, Library entrance
Get an early start on your studies by joining Champ for free coffee!




Stress Reduction
Lotus Flowers

Monday & Tuesday

May 5, 11:00–12:00pm, Library 119

May 6, 11:30–12:30pm, Library 119
Drop in any time during the scheduled workshops for a 10-minute stress reduction session led by Michelle Russell of Holistic Health & Healing! Michelle will offer practical tips for stress relief and lead a brief guided meditation.




May 6, 1–3pm, Library second floor
Unwind with a free chair massage, provided by RSOP's Nancy Schwerdt.

Pet Away Stress    



May 7, 11am–1pm, Kirby Terrace
Stop by and stress less with some lovable canines! Representatives from Humane Educators and Animal Allies will be on campus with dogs to play with, hold, and pet! Sponsored by UMD Health Services. 




May 8, 1–3pm, Library first floor
Some of the zoo's smallest and cutest animals will provide a welcome distraction from studying.

Coffee with Champ



May 9, 13, 8:30–10am, Library entrance
Find that second wind after your week of dedicated studying. Champ will return to the library entrance to help distribute free coffee.

All week on the library first floor:

  • Coffee Bean Counting Contest: Guess how many coffee beans are in a jar and win a coffee shop gift card!
  • Board games and Coloring: Take a break with a board game or some crayons!

Check Facebook and Twitter for updates!

For more information about Stress-less Week, contact Kim Pittman (218-726-7829).

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