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Summer Activities

Enjoy the following facilities during the summer:

  • Indoor climbing gym is open Monday, Wednesday, Friday from 5–9 p.m. between 5/26 and 8/1
  • Cougar Lake Pool is open from noon–6 p.m. daily from 5/23-8/11; also open until 8 p.m. every Monday evening for Family Nights
  • The Student Fitness Center is open daily during semester breaks and summer terms. View a complete list of hours.
  • Outdoor recreation/camping equipment is available for our students through Equipment Issue over the summer months
  • Campus Recreation has something for everyone — Cougar Lake, disk golf, group fitness classes, sand volleyball, and more. For hours and information, visit Campus Recreation.
  • SIUE Dining Services has a multitude of options to choose from. Visit Dining Services for more information.
  • Every summer, SIUE’s Theater and Dance Department presents Summer Showbiz, a series of plays and musicals suitable and entertaining for all ages. Come enjoy a show!
  • SIUE has miles and miles of trails running around and through it as part of the Madison County Transit Trail System. Eligible students, faculty and staff are encouraged to check out a bike for the day through the Bike Share Program.

In addition to on-campus events, off-campus events abound:

2014 Summer Activities

5/28 – 6 p.m.

BBQ and sand volleyball in Cougar Village

6/4 – 5:30–7:30 p.m.

Outdoor Pool Party; FREE food, music and games

6/5 – 8–10 p.m.

Thursday evenings in Cougar Lanes: Glow Bowling

6/12 – 8–10 p.m.

Thursday evenings in Cougar Lanes: Glow Bowling

6/13 – 6–10 p.m.

Game Night at the Rec Plex; play soccer, Ultimate Frisbee and softball under the lights

6/19 – 7:15 p.m.

Cardinals vs. Phillies (transportation available for first 50 people to sign up. Tickets are $5 for students and must be purchased in advance from the MUC Bookstore)

6/19 – 8–10 p.m.

Thursday evenings in Cougar Lanes: Glow Bowling

6/19–21

The Cougar Theatre Company: Disney’s Peter Pan JR., Metcalf Theater

6/20 – 6–10 p.m.

Game Night at the Rec Plex; play soccer, Ultimate Frisbee and softball under the lights

6/25 – 5–9 p.m.

Special Event at the Indoor Rock Climbing Gym; open to new climbers and experienced climbers, free food, friendship and fun!

6/25–29 – 6 p.m.

Summer Showbiz: Little Shop of Horrors, Dunham Hall Theater

6/26 – 8–10 p.m.

Thursday evenings in Cougar Lanes: Glow Bowling

6/29

Intramural 3 vs. 3 Basketball league begins. (every Sunday night until 7/13)

7/2 – 6–8 p.m.

Pool Party at outdoor pool

7/3 – 8–10 p.m.

Thursday evenings in Cougar Lanes: Glow Bowling

7/9 – 7 p.m.

Movie — Captain America: The Winter Soldier — in MUC Meridian Ballroom

7/10 – 7–11 p.m.

Intramural Sand Volleyball tournament at Bluff Hall

7/10 – 8–10 p.m.

Thursday evenings in Cougar Lanes: Glow Bowling

7/16–20 – 6 p.m.

Summer Showbiz: The Wizard of Oz; Dunham Hall Theater

7/17 – 8–10 p.m.

Thursday evenings in Cougar Lanes: Glow Bowling

7/18 – Noon–4 p.m.

Year-end Outdoor Pool Party and Member Appreciation Day; open to all SIUE students; FREE food, games and giveaways!

7/24 – 8–10 p.m.

Thursday evenings in Cougar Lanes: Glow Bowling

7/30 – Time TBD

Movie TBD in Evergreen Hall MFR with build your own sundaes

7/31 –8–10 p.m.

Thursday evenings in Cougar Lanes: Glow Bowling

8/7 –8–10 p.m.

Thursday evenings in Cougar Lanes: Glow Bowling

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