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Events for Spring 2015

ReadEasy Book Club (LEARN Center)

The Andersen Library will be hosting the ReadEasy Book Club this semester. The book of discussion will be F. Scott Fitzgerald's "The Great Gatsby. "This book club meets on Wednesdays from Noon - 1:00p.m. on the following dates:

  • February 11
  • February 18
  • February 25
  • March 4
  • Film days: March 11 & 18

Maker Monday

A monthly event where students can create a take home craft under the direction of Andersen Library staff. Crafts change every event so come back for each month's installment!

  • February 9 - Vintage Valentines from 1:00p.m.-5:00p.m.
  • March 16 - Irish Creme and Mint Coffee from 2:00p.m.-4:30p.m.
  • April - TBA
  • May - TBA

Stuffed Animal Sleepover

UW-Whitewater students, staff, faculty and Children's Center families with a child of 6 year of age or younger are invited to the Library's third annual Stuffed Animal Sleepover on April 10, 2015.  

In order to participate, the child must bring a stuffed animal that will join them in Library story time and craft activities. Children need to be accompanied by an adult, but chaperones will be provided for the stuffed animals during the night. 

The two sessions will be held at the Andersen Library between 3:30-4:30p.m. and 4:30-5:30p.m. 

Sign-up information coming soon.

Pet Therapy at Andersen LibraryPet Therapy

Pet Therapy dogs are waiting for you to come spend time with them and forget about life's daily stresses! An assortment of lovable dogs will be placed across from the Circulation desk on the main library floor from NOON - 2p.m. during the select dates:

  • Monday, January 26
  • Tuesday, February 3
  • Monday, February 9
  • Tuesday, February 17
  • Monday, February 23
  • Tuesday, March 3
  • Monday, March 9
  • Tuesday, March 17
  • Tuesday, March 31
  • Monday, April 6
  • Tuesday, April 14
  • Monday, April 20
  • Tuesday, April 28
  • Monday, May 4
  • Tuesday, May 5
  • Wednesday, May 6
  • Thursday, May 7
  • Friday, May 8
  • Monday, May 11
  • Tuesday, May 12
  • Wednesday, May 13

Try-It Tuesdays (UHCS)Try-It Tuesdays

A weekly event where the University Health and Counseling Services brings in various healthy foods for students to try for free. The foods brought in are healthy snack alternatives and are provided to combat the stereotype of unhealthy foods on college campuses.

  • Every Tuesday, 2:00p.m.-3:00p.m.


The end of semester stress-relieving event with different planned activities every day! This semester's Relaxathon will be from May 1 - 19. Previous semester activities have included a graffiti wall, coloring pages, stress ball making, silly putty making, bookmark making, piggy-bank painting and extra pet therapy dates. All events will be free and located across from the circulation desk on the main Library floor.                                        

More information coming soon.

Resume Doctor at Andersen LibraryResume

Career and Leadership Development is again holding Resume Doctor sessions in Andersen Library! Stop by with your resume to have it professionally reviewed! No appointments necessary. Located on the second floor of Andersen Library near the Circulation Desk.

  • January 27-29, 1:00p.s.-4:00p.m.

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University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
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Whitewater, WI 53190-1790

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