March Events Up Ahead

Delinah Rosario, Opinion Editor

Date: March 3

Name: Late Night Improv: Sci-Fi Night

Time: 7:00 p.m.- 8:30 p.m.

Place: Whitaker 101

Description: Join FGCU’s improv team to perform their regular short-form improv games, but with a twist. Usual rules are thrown out the window for an 18+ crowd, with pop culture, expletives and much more. 


Date: March 7

Name: Spring Dance Class

Time: 8:00 p.m.- 10:00 p.m.

Place: URWC Studio 1

Description: Every Tuesday and Thursday from 8-10 p.m. in studio 1. One new dance styles will be taught each week. No dance experience is required and everyone is welcome to come in and join. Come with a positive attitude and an eagerness to learn. 


Date: March 13

Name: Womxn’s HERstory 365: Kick-off Event

Time: 11:00 a.m.- 2:00 p.m.

Place: Library Lawn

Description: Join the Multicultural and Leadership Development in kicking off womxn’s herstory month on the library lawn. 


Date: March 14

Name: Dog Toy Making Event 

Time: 5:00 p.m.- 7:00 p.m.

Place: Merwin 107

Description: Join Pause for Paws in making pet toys for the local shelter animals of the Southwest Florida area. Be sure to bring your own pair of scissors and any t-shirts you would like to donate. 


Date: March 14

Name: The Elephant @ FGCU- Tell Your Story ~ Theme: Scars

Time: 6:00 p.m.- 7:15 p.m.

Place: Library Lawn

Description: Join FGCU Storytelling for open mic storytelling where you can listen or share. Incorporate the theme Scars that’s told in seven minutes or less. 


Date: March 15

Name: March Madness

Time: 11:00 a.m.- 2:00 p.m.

Place: Library Lawn

Description: Join Programming Board for a March Madness-themed event decorating your own basketball hoops, temporary tattoos and shooting some hoops with an inflatable basketball game. There will also be free food and giveaway items. 


Date: March 15

Name: Lip Sync Battle

Time: 7:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m.

Place: Cohen 201

Description: Born for the spotlight? Looking to show off your dance skills? Wanting to be a part of the band? You’ve seen your favorite celebrities compete on TV, now it’s your time to shine. Join the honors college for their first all-house, all-student competition of the year. 


Date: March 16

Name: Musical Trivia with LASO

Time: 6:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m.

Place: Cohen 247

Description: Join the Latin American Student Organization (LASO) in a competitive game of Musical Trivia! Which team will win?


Date: March 17

Name: Cuban Salsa Night

Time: 6:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m. 

Place: FGCU Rec and Wellness Center Fitness Studio 2

Description: Join FGCU Salseros on a fun night of learning and dancing with the dance that started it all: Cuban salsa. Bring your friends and don’t forget to RSVP. 


Date: March 21

Name: Women’s History Trivia Night

Time: 6:30 p.m.- 8:00 p.m.

Place: Seidler Hall 115

Description: Join SISTUHS for a fun trivia night and snacks while learning about historical women and their accomplishments. 


Date: March 23

Name: Eagle Radio Music Festival

Time: 7 p.m.-10p.m.

Place: Great Lawn

Description: Eagle Radio hosts its annual music festival which showcases FGCU community performances. Food trucks, airbrush tattoos and caricature artists will be there.


Date: March 28

Name: Sheila Arnold Performance: Folk Tales and Songs

Time: 6:00 p.m.- 7:30 p.m.

Place: Wasmer Art Gallery/Bower Arts Complex

Description: Sheila Arnold shares folktales from the African-American and Southern cultures along with some of the folk songs that make them even more engaging. 


Date: March 29

Name: Sheila Arnold Performance: Locks Opened – Waterways to Freedom

Time: 6:00 p.m.- 7:30 p.m.

Place: Wasmer Art Gallery/Bower Arts Complex

Description: Sheila Arnold shares stories about local waterways that were part of the Underground Railroad. Most of the stories are from an 1870s book written by William Still, a Conductor for the Underground Railroad and Secretary of the Philadelphia Abolitionist Society. 


Date: March 30

Name: Womxn’s HERstory 365: Leadership Brunch

Time: 11:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m.

Place: Cohen 201

Description: Hang out with the Multicultural and Leadership Development Center at a leadership brunch to celebrate Womxn’s herstory 365. 


Date: March 30

Name: Eagle Fest

Time: 8:00 p.m.

Place: Cohen 201

Description: Come see Flo Rida and Meduza at FGCU’s annual Eagle Fest. 


Date: March 31

Name: SoulFest

Time: 7:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m.

Place: Library Lawn

Description: It’s that time of year! Soulfest, the annual HIV/Aids and sexual awareness event, aims to educate and provide free resources and STI testing to the FGCU community. Join the Soulflowers and other campus partners in debunking myths, sharing statistics and informing individuals on resources regarding sexual health.