Social Programs

Social Programs
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Memorial Union & Student activities social programs provide fun and engaging opportunities for students to relax, destress, and meet new people! Whether you’re in a hot air balloon for the first time, flying high on glow in the dark swings, or playing laser tag with friends, you’re bound to have a great time!

Downtown Durham businesses in the summer.
Downtown Durham Food Crawl

Saturday, September 9 | 3pm-5pm | Downtown Durham

Come celebrate the beginning of the year by exploring some of downtown Durham's finest eateries! Visit all participating businesses to receive free samples and get 15% of your next visit at participating businesses in the next week! Space is limited - sign up here!

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Field Day for All!

Saturday, September 23 | 3pm-5pm | The Great Lawn 

Cancelled due to weather

The Memorial Union & Student Activities is hosting it's first ever inclusive field day! Play games such as Tug of War, water balloon tosses, and the rainbow parachute.  Get ready for the classics as well as some new events such as the wheelchair relay and human ring toss! 

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Lawn on T

Saturday, October 14 | 7pm-9:30pm | The Great Lawn

You may have seen the light-up swings in Boston at Lawn on D, but get ready for UNH's version of this glow-in-the-dark experience! Join us in riding glow seesaws, swings, and light-up animals. Plus bring your friends to play some glow arcade games. This is a night you don't want to miss with awesome music from our local DJ!

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Large Scale Clue: A Who Dunnit Mystery Game

Saturday, October 28 | 7pm-9:30pm | Strafford Room

Move from room to room throughout the MUB to discover who stole the heart of campus, where they stole it from, and how they did it! All correct findings win MUB swag, but the first the finish wins a special prize! You don't want to miss this! Plus, enjoy dinner from Las Olas Taqueria.

Reserve your free ticket!

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Wildlife Encounters

Saturday, November 18 | 7pm-9:30pm | Granite State Room

Join us for Wildlife Encounters! Meet animals whose ancestors lived in a variety of habitats and places on Earth, while discovering their amazing adaptations, learning their eco-contributions and learning their personal stories. Plus, stick around for a meet and greet with these amazing animals!

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