Health and Wellness Events

Jan 28
TRIP IS FULL: Common Adventure: Hoodoo Ski/Snowboard Trip7:00 a.m.

Calling all skiers/snowboarders! Devlin and Gabriel are looking forward to meeting new people and enjoying the day on the slope with friends. Join them for a full day at...
January 28 7:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
Outdoor Program (OP) Barn

Calling all skiers/snowboarders! Devlin and Gabriel are looking forward to meeting new people and enjoying the day on the slope with friends. Join them for a full day at Hoodoo!

Sign up on our website under the common adventure tab.

You can call and reserve gear at the rental barn if needed!

Mandatory Pre-Trip: January 24th, 3:15pm at the OP rental barn

Cost: $9-13 (bring to the pre-trip meeting to reserve your spot) for gas; Additional costs to consider: $54 for a discounted student hoodoo lift ticket from the Rental Barn (must be purchased when the rental barn is open which is Monday-Friday 12-5pm), $39 for rentals at Hoodoo the day of. 

*As soon as you sign up and get a confirmation email from Devlin that you are on the trip, call the rental barn to reserve gear if you need it (helmets, goggles, ski clothes). If you wait until the end of the week to rent gear there may be none left!

Departure time and place: January 28th, 7:00am, will depart from Rental Barn 

Return time and place: January 28th, around 6:00pm at the Rental Barn 

Trip Initiator: Devlin and Gabriel

Trip Initiator Contact: devlinr@uoregon.edu

Pre-trip Meeting: January 24, 3:15pm

Pre-trip Meeting Location: Rental Barn 1225 E 18th Ave

Departure Date: January 28, 7:00am

Departure Location: Rental Barn 1225 E 18th Ave

 

*Must be a student at the UO to participate

Jan 28
Snowshoeing9:00 a.m.

Got snow fever? Don't want to pay for a lift ticket? Join Erin and Nancy (both have never snowshoed before) on a snowshoeing trip around Gold Lake! This trip will go from...
January 28 9:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
Outdoor Program (OP) Barn

Got snow fever? Don't want to pay for a lift ticket? Join Erin and Nancy (both have never snowshoed before) on a snowshoeing trip around Gold Lake! This trip will go from 9am-6pm and the  trail will be around 4.5 miles on pretty flat ground. Make friends, see great views, and enjoy the snow!

Pre-trip on January 24th at 6pm at the Rental Barn. 

Open to UO students only!

Limited spaces! No refunds once you sign up!

 

Date: January 28th, 2023

Time: 9am-6pm

Location: Rental Barn, 1225 E. 18th Ave.

Cost: $25

Sign-ups: Yes, call 541-346-4371

 

Jan 29
Common Adventure: XC Skiing at Ray-Benson Sno-Park7:30 a.m.

Join Scout for a day of xc skiing at Ray-Benson Snow park! This excursion is for those who feel comfortable on cross-country skis and would enjoy going about 5 miles on them for a...
January 29 7:30 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Outdoor Program (OP) Barn

Join Scout for a day of xc skiing at Ray-Benson Snow park! This excursion is for those who feel comfortable on cross-country skis and would enjoy going about 5 miles on them for a full-day adventure! 

Sign up on our website under the common adventure tab.

You can call and reserve gear at the rental barn if needed!

Mandatory Pre-Trip: January 25th, 4:00pm at the OP rental barn

Cost: $9 (bring to the pre-trip meeting to reserve your spot) for gas; Additional costs to consider: $7.50 for a xc ski rental package at the outdoor program barn, clothing, and food

*As soon as you sign up and get a confirmation email from Scout that you are on the trip, call the rental barn to reserve gear. If you wait until the end of the week to rent gear there won't be any left!

Departure time and place: January 29th, 7:30am, will depart from Rental Barn 

Return time and place: January 29th, around 5:00pm at the Rental Barn 

*Must be a student at the UO to participate

Trip Initiator: Scout Gesuale

Trip Initiator Contact: sgesuale@uoregon.edu

Pre-trip Meeting: January 25, 4:00pm

Pre-trip Meeting Location: Rental Barn 1225 E 18th Ave

Departure Date: January 29, 7:30am

Departure Location: Rental Barn 1225 E 18th Ave

 

Jan 29
Common Adventure: Beach Day!9:00 a.m.

Join Foster and new friends for a fun day at the Beach this Sunday! You will be driving to Siltcoos beach in Florence, Oregon. Spending the day, walking along the shore, building...
January 29 9:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m.
Outdoor Program (OP) Barn

Join Foster and new friends for a fun day at the Beach this Sunday! You will be driving to Siltcoos beach in Florence, Oregon. Spending the day, walking along the shore, building shelters out of driftwood, and enjoying the beautiful views that the Oregon coast offers. The idea is to make a group dinner together either on the beach or at a day-use site and watch the sunset and then head back to Eugene. 

Sign up on our website under the common adventure tab.

You can call and reserve gear at the rental barn if needed, there is a 40% chance of rain! 

Mandatory Pre-Trip: January 26th, 5:00pm at the OP rental barn

Cost: $7-14 (bring to the pre-trip meeting to reserve your spot) for gas;

Additional things to consider: Bring your own lunch and contribution for group dinner (will figure this out at the pre-trip meeting)

Departure time and place: January 29th, 9:00am, will depart from Rental Barn 

Return time and place: January 29th, around 7:00pm at the Rental Barn 

*Must be a student at the UO to participate

Trip Initiator: Foster Hobbes

Trip Initiator Contact: fhobbs@uoregon.edu

Pre-trip Meeting: January 26, 5:00pm

Pre-trip Meeting Location: Rental Barn 1225 E 18th Ave

Departure Date: January 29, 9:00am

Departure Location: Rental Barn 1225 E 18th Ave

Jan 30
Bring on the Balance! (Winter 2023 Weeks 1-4)

Bring on the Balance! is designed to encourage UO students and faculty to engage in a diverse range of wellness activities and develop positive physical wellness habits....
January 9–30
Erb Memorial Union (EMU), EMU 041

Bring on the Balance! is designed to encourage UO students and faculty to engage in a diverse range of wellness activities and develop positive physical wellness habits. Participants will have weeks 1 through 4 of winter term to try to complete five in a row, four corners, or blackout on their bingo card. Those who sign up for Bring on the Balance! through the Google Form on their bingo card will have the opportunity to win a prize from a weekly raffle, including resistance bands, free Group X classes, and Duck Nest wellness items. Upon completion, they will be entered to win a series of grand prizes, including a Group X pass, Hydro Flasks, and resistance bands. Bingo cards are currently being distributed at the Duck Nest (EMU 041) and will soon be found at other student organizations. Visit bit.ly/botbalinfo and follow @uo_ducknest on Instagram for more updates!

Jan 30
Femme, Trans, Women Identified Folk Bike School5:30 p.m.

Have the material and psychic conditions of capitalist patriarchy prevented you from being the confident, nerdy bicycle mechanic you would love to be? Calling femmes, women,...
January 26–March 2
OP Bike Program EMU, 008, OP Bike Shop, next to 13th Street

Have the material and psychic conditions of capitalist patriarchy prevented you from being the confident, nerdy bicycle mechanic you would love to be? Calling femmes, women, trans, non-binary, and other gender diverse humans wanting to learn (or learn more) about the joys of bicycle maintenance!!! FTW (Femmes/Trans/Women) Bike School Winter ‘23 will be happening at the Bike Program, Thursdays at 5:30-7:30pm, January 26th (week 3) to March 2nd (week 8). This six-week course covers topics including fixing flats, wheel hub overhauls, wheel truing, brake adjustments, drivetrains, and derailleurs. Scholarships available for the folks in financial need. Reach out to bikes@uoregon.edu if you have any questions!

Thursday evenings, 5:30-7:30pm, Weeks 3-8

Outdoor & Bike Program EMU 008


 

Sign ups required - Space Limited! -  Come in or Call the OP Bike Program 12-5 M-F at (541) 346-6092

$65 but scholarships availalbe


*You are not signed up until you pay at the Outdoor and Bike Program EMU, Room 008, or the Outdoor Program Rental Barn on 18th and University Street. Hours are M-F 12pm-5pm.  NO REFUNDS


Level 1:  Designed for beginners:  no experience necessary


Questions about accessibility and your ability to participate? Email:
 



Jan 31
Duck Nest x AEC Mindfulness Meditation 11:00 a.m.

Join the Duck Nest and the AEC for a weekly mindfulness meditation series during winter term. We will explore practices to reduce stress and anxiety, improve mood, and enhance...
January 24–March 7

Join the Duck Nest and the AEC for a weekly mindfulness meditation series during winter term. We will explore practices to reduce stress and anxiety, improve mood, and enhance focus and concentration.

Jan 31
Bike School 5:30 p.m.

Learn the joy of fixing your own bicycle with in-depth instruction from Bike Program mechanics. This six-session course will teach you to repair and maintain a standard road,...
January 24–February 28
Erb Memorial Union (EMU), 008

Learn the joy of fixing your own bicycle with in-depth instruction from Bike Program mechanics. This six-session course will teach you to repair and maintain a standard road, mountain, or commuter bike including lessons on flat fixes, hub overhauls, wheel truing, bottom brackets, brakes, drivetrains, and derailleurs. This class does not cover hydraulic or electric systems. Despite this limitation, all bikes are welcome. 

Call to sign up: 541-346-6092

Repeats Tuesdays weeks 3-8. Cost is $65 for all the sessions. No refunds.

Feb 1
The Student Food Pantry 4:00 p.m.

Hours: Wednesdays and Thursdays during the fall, winter, spring, and summer terms (closed when classes are not in session), 4:00-6:00pm Bring: Bag for food A physical...
January 11–March 23
710 E. 17th Ave

Hours: Wednesdays and Thursdays during the fall, winter, spring, and summer terms (closed when classes are not in session), 4:00-6:00pm

Bring: Bag for food

A physical student ID Is not needed, but be sure to know your student ID number (95#) 

The Student Food Pantry is open to all college students in the greater Eugene area. The pantry provides free supplemental food for college studnets. Depending on availability, this may include canned fruits and vegetables, frozen and fresh vegetables; bread, rice, pasta, and cereal; canned beans, soups and other protein sources; dairy products, frozen means and meat substitues. 

Feb 1
Kayak Pool Sessions 7:00 p.m.

Practice your kayaking moves in the Rec Center pool, and meet other kayakers! Attend one, two, or all of the sessions! Wednesdays, 7pm-8:30pm. Call the OP to pay and reserve your...
January 18–March 1
Student Recreation Center (SRC)

Practice your kayaking moves in the Rec Center pool, and meet other kayakers! Attend one, two, or all of the sessions! Wednesdays, 7pm-8:30pm. Call the OP to pay and reserve your spot - SPACE IS LIMITED! 541-346-4371. $6 with your own boat, $10 if you want to use one of our kayaks.