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Do-it-Yourself Workshops

Get your creative juices flowing! Or just take some time out to relax and enjoy doing something fun and productive. Simple Do-It-Yourself Workshops are held throughout the academic year for students, faculty, and staff. 

All supplies provided! Register at the Membership Services desk, online or through The Ray app. (For details on how to get a user name / password and/or download the app, go to the Registration page.) FREE and open to DePaul students, faculty, and staff. Pre-registration suggested but supplies are limited. Walk-ins are welcome if space and supplies are available.

Winter Quarter Workshops

Blue Demon Week Bracelet-Making
Wednesday, February 21; 4 pm - 5 pm; Rm. 135
FREE to DePaul students, faculty, and staff only!
The Blue Demons are alive with this special DIY! Design and create a bracelet to show your school spirit. Materials are free while supplies last. (Other colors are available if you want to be creative!) 

Aromatherapy: Mix Your Own Spray
Wednesday, March 7; 4 pm; FREE to DePaul students, faculty, and staff only!
Need some stress-relief or something to energize you? Choose from our “recipes” or bring your own as you mix the aromatherapy spray that will help you feel your best and be ready to tackle your final exams!

Spring Quarter

Plant-a-Lettuce Bowl
Thursday, April 20; 4 pm; FREE; DePaul students only!
A fun and edible DIY project to celebrate Earth Week; learn how  to plant your very own lettuce bowl. Three types of lettuce seeds, biodegradable pot, and soil provided. Open to DePaul students only. Pre-registration is required.

Nature Walk and Yoga
Coming Spring Quarter - Date and Time will be announced soon!
Tired of being cooped up inside? Time to opt outside and enjoy the restorative benefits of a nature walk followed by a special yoga class. Meet at The Ray for a leisurely walk to the Alfred Caldwell Lily Pool (Lincoln Park's Hidden Garden); return to The Ray for yoga!  You are welcome to participate in both activities or just choose one.