Events by date
Hours & Week Long Events During Prep and Finals Week
- Monday-Thursday, Dec 7-10: 7 A.M.-11 P.M.
- Friday, Dec 11: 7 A.M.-5 P.M.
- Saturday, Dec 12: 12-5 P.M.
- Sunday, Dec 13: 12-9 P.M.
- Monday-Wednesday, Dec 14-16: 7 A.M.-11 P.M.
- Thursday, Dec 17: 7 A.M.-9 P.M.
- Friday, Dec 18: 7 A.M.-5 P.M.
Coloring Packet Grab and Go
Pick up a packet of our favorite coloring sheets and some crayons or colored pencils to keep you busy for hours. Pickup is on the main floor of the library when the library is open. Must have your Mavcard and wear a mask for entry.
Games on Paper Packet
Pick up a packet of socially distanced old-school game kits. We’ll include things you can do by yourself, like crosswords and sudoku, and others that you can do with your friends and family, like Battleship. Pickup is on the main floor of the library when the library is open. Must have your Mavcard and wear a mask for entry.
Wednesday, December 9
Drive-Thru Diaper Drop
12-6 P.M. | Baxter Arena
Donate a package of diapers or $5 to purchase diapers for the 94.1 Diaper Drive. Toss the diapers in the donation basket right outside your window. All students, faculty, and staff that participate will get a free UNO Branded pillow and a tip sheet on the importance of proper sleep during prep and finals week.
Free Chick-Fil-a sandwiches will be distributed to the first 250 guests.
HELP US REACH OUR GOAL OF 30,000 DIAPERS!
Friendship Bracelet Craft Kit
2-4 P.M. | Criss Library
Indulge in some crafty self-care as you make a handmade bracelet for yourself or a friend. We’ll provide the supplies and directions for you to make a classic chevron knotted friendship bracelet.
Only 30 kits are available and pre-registration is required. Pickup available between 2-4 P.M. only. Masks must be worn during pickup and you must present a MavCARD.
Thursday, December 10
Drive-Thru Thursday $3 Tee
8 A.M.-5 P.M. | Milo Bail Student Center Atrium
UNO Dance Marathon will have various t-shirts on display via social media platforms. You can pick which number you want to purchase and volunteers will pull your size, put in a bag, and you can pick it up at the Mavigator desk. T-shirts are $3 each and all proceeds benefit UNO Dance Marathon. No need to enter the office or touch anything. Just look online and select!
Shrinky Dink Craft Kit
11 A.M.-1 P.M. | Criss Library
Color and shrink your stress away with this Shrinky Dink kit. Make a mini charm or ornament. Select your design when you come pick up your kit! We’ll provide the Shrinky Dink paper and directions, you’ll need markers to color them in and a stove or toaster oven to shrink them at home.
Only 30 kits are available and pre-registration is required. Pickup available between 11 A.M.-1 P.M. only. Masks must be worn during pickup and you must present a MavCARD.
Visit the Village Part III
5-7 P.M. | Baxter Arena Parking Lot
Drive-thru and grab your vouchers to enjoy dinner, a movie at Aksarben Cinema, and dessert at Cold Stone Creamery. Dinner options will be vouchers for Oklahoma Joe’s or Pickleman’s Sandwiches. Vouchers do not need to be used same day. While driving thru, grab your De-Stress Fest goodie bag, which will have hot chocolate, candy canes, highlighter, pen, pencil, lip balm, and hand sanitizer. Enjoy the holiday lights in Stinson Park.
7 P.M. | Criss Library
A grab-and-go snack table to boost your energy during finals. Please stay socially distanced as you grab some snacks to eat during your study sessions at home. Pickup is on the main floor of the library.
Must have mask and MavCARD for entry.
Friday, December 11
Mavericks on a Mission to Live Healthy + Well
10 A.M. | Tune in Live via Zoom
Megan Nelson is a Maverick on a mission to empower UNO students to live happier, healthier lives. Join Megan as she discusses the many benefits of using real, 100% pure essential oils, and a quick overview on how to begin using oils today.
Sunday, December 13-Monday, December 14
Gamer Gift Giveaway
Opens 12.13 at 10 A.M. - 12.14 at 10 P.M. | Virtual Event
Enter to win 1 of 4 Nintendo Switch LITE gift baskets. To enter, students will need to follow the directions given on the Maverick Productions Instagram post. Winners will be selected at random and announced the day of December 15th. Each gift basket includes: a Nintendo Switch LITE (turquoise, coral, yellow, or grey), a matching accessory case with headphones, a screen protector, stylus pen, and chargers. Each basket will also contain a $75 gift card to the Nintendo Store and a Nintendo game!
Monday, December 14
Paint and Sip
4-6 P.M | Milo Bail Student Center (MBSC)
Students will be able to drive thru, show their MavCard and receive an activity kit to take home and enjoy. Every kit will include a small canvas, paint brushes, individual containers of paint, along with a pre-packaged hot chocolate mix. Students are encouraged to take a photo of their creation, post it to Instagram and tag @mav_pro for a chance to win gift cards!
Tuesday, December 15
Succulents and Stickies
12-2 P.M | Milo Bail Student Center (MBSC)
Each student that drives-thru this event will receive a reusable tote bag, a pre-potted succulent, and decorations to use on the succulent pot. Tote bags are made of recycled material and are made to be reusable and safe for the environment. Inside each bag will also be a reusable straw that can be hooked onto your keychain to be taken wherever you go! Event goes till supplies run out!
Wednesday, December 16
Holly Jolly Hullabaloo
4-6 P.M | Baxter Arena Parking Lot
To kick off the start of winter break, Maverick Productions will be hosting a drive-thru event consisting of several stations. Coloring for college kids, cookie decorating, ornament decorating and self-care! Each station will be passing out individual kits for students to take home and enjoy! Everyone in attendance will be entered to win 1 of almost 40 giveaways. Prizes include: Playstation 5, SmartTV's, air fryers, Visa gift cards and a projector! Come kick off winter break with us!