Welcome Week events

Liping Zheng, freshman in hospitality management and dietetics, spins the "wheel of fortune" at the McCain Ambassadors table at the Union Expo and Activities Carnival on Aug. 29, 2013. The Student Union was packed with K-State students signing up for various clubs and organizations and snagging free candy along the way. (File Photo by Jed Barker | The Collegian)

Saturday, Aug. 22

Info Oasis K-State Libraries will be handing out free water at its Info Oasis booth west of Hale Library from 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday through Tuesday.

Pancake Feed Enjoy free pancakes, music and games at Memorial Stadium starting at 10 p.m.

Sunday, Aug. 23

Pep Rally Join the Kick-Off Pep Rally at the Bill Snyder Family Stadium starting at 7 p.m.

Monday, Aug. 24

Free Henna Tattoos The Union Program Council will have artists on hand to draw free henna tattoos at Bosco Student Plaza from 12-3 p.m.

Circle K International Social Picnic Circle K International is hosting a picnic at Frank Anneberg Park starting at 6:30 p.m.

Tuesday, Aug. 25

College of Education Tent The College of Education will be giving away free popcorn, Pepsi and pinwheels in front of Bluemont Hall from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Wednesday, Aug. 26

Backyard BBQ Career and Employment Services is holding a barbecue on the Holtz Hall lawn from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Students can enjoy a free lunch and meet CES advisers.

Choose Your Own Library Adventure Hale Library is hosting an adventure that will let students explore the library, as well as enjoy free food, prizes and games. It will be held at the library starting at 7 p.m.

Hypnotist Kerry Sharp Sharp will be performing a free show in the K-State Student Union ballroom starting at 7 p.m.

Pet Away Stress Join Purple Paws outside of the Counseling Services building to hang out with several dogs starting at 11 a.m.

Thursday, Aug. 27

Free Outdoor Film The Union Program Council is showing “Jurassic Park” for free at Bosco Plaza at 8:45 p.m. If rain interferes, the film will be shown in Forum Hall.

Union Expo and Activities Carnival The expo will feature more than 475 student organizations and will be held at the Union starting at 6 p.m.

Vietnam War Commemorative Kickoff Visit with K-State veterans and listen to Fort Riley’s 1st Infantry Division Band at Bosco Plaza starting at 11 a.m.

Ice Cream Social Enjoy free Call Hall ice cream and soft drinks at Holen Courtyard starting at 1 p.m.

Wildcat Welcome Day The K-State Alumni Association is hosting an event featuring free Call Hall ice cream, prize drawings and a $250 textbook scholarship drawing. The event is being held at the Alumni Center starting at 6 p.m.

Friday, Aug. 28

Jurassic World Showing The Union Program Council is showing “Jurassic World” in Forum Hall at 7 p.m. and 9:45 p.m., respectively. Students with Wildcat IDs can see the movie for $1.

Saturday, Aug. 29

Welcome Back Celebration The Black Student Union is hosting a celebration at the Quinlan Nature Area from 1-4 p.m. The event will have games, free food and music. Students are asked to bring their Wildcat IDs.