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Kick Axe Wellness Challenge

Week 1: March 14 to 20

All Week

10 Ways to Have a Better Conversation (video)

A radio host for decades, Celeste Headlee knows the ingredients of a great conversation: honesty, brevity, clarity and a healthy amount of listening. In this insightful video for TEDxCreativeCoast, she shares 10 useful rules for having better conversations.


Event or Activity of your Choice

Do you go to the movies with your family or friends? Do you attend band concerts, visit museums or go to basketball games in the community? Earn points for attending or participating in an event or activity of your choice. Must list activity or event on scorecard to earn points.

March 15: Something to Chew On: Creating a Safe Space

Noon to 1 p.m.
Baker Pattillo Student Center, Room 3.101

Presented by the Office of Multicultural Affairs, the Something to Chew On series is an interactive open dialogue focusing on topics of concern to the local and global community.

March 15: Tennis vs. Binghamton University

Noon
Schlief Tennis Complex

Come cheer on the tennis team as they take on Binghamton University.

March 15: Lumi Trio Faculty Recital

7:30 p.m.
Cole Concert Hall

View and purchase tickets online or by calling 936.468.6407.

This concert is presented by the School of Music.

March 18: Women's Empowerment Summit

9 a.m. 4 p.m.
Baker Pattillo Student Center, Twilight Ballroom

Open to all genders, the annual Women's Empowerment Summit aims to connect individuals through professional development and open discussion of current issues for women today. View more information and register online.

This event is presented by the Office of Multicultural Affairs.

March 18: Softball vs. Lamar University

Double Header

1 p.m. and 3 p.m.
SFA Softball Field
3715 Old Tyler Road

Come cheer on the softball team as they take on Lamar University.

March 18: Thornton Wilder's In Shakespeare and the Bible

7:30 p.m.
Baker Pattillo Student Center, Regent Suite A

Read more about this one-act play in the featured news release by Robbie Goodrich. View and purchase tickets online or by calling 936.468.6407.

This student-directed performance is presented by the School of Theatre.

March 19: Nacogdoches Farmer’s Market

9 a.m. to Noon
107 Pearl St.

Buy local organic produce, flowers, plants, baked goods, eggs, jellies, relishes, canned goods, honey and crafts at the Nacogdoches Farmer’s Market. Help support your local community!

March 19: Softball vs. Lamar University

Noon
SFA Softball Field
3715 Old Tyler Road

Come cheer on the softball team as they take on Lamar University.

March 19: Thornton Wilder's In Shakespeare and the Bible

2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
Baker Pattillo Student Center, Regent Suite A

Read more about this one-act play in the featured news release by Robbie Goodrich. View and purchase tickets online or by calling 936.468.6407.

This student-directed performance is presented by the School of Theatre.

Week 2: March 21 to 27

All Week

The Power of Introverts (video)

In a culture where being social and outgoing are prized above all else, it can be difficult, even shameful, to be an introvert. But, as Susan Cain argues in this passionate TED talk, introverts bring extraordinary talents and abilities to the world, and should be encouraged and celebrated.  


Event or Activity of your Choice

Do you go to the movies with your family or friends? Do you attend band concerts, visit museums or go to basketball games in the community? Earn points for attending or participating in an event or activity of your choice. Must list activity or event on scorecard to earn points.

March 22: Meal Prep - Tips and Tricks to Get Started

5:15 to 6 p.m.
Student Recreation Center, Meeting Room

This presentation is the second of three in the "Why, What and How" nutrition series.

Why does healthy eating need to become a lifestyle behavior, and what does the journey look like? Marie Jessup, Lumberjack Eats registered dietitian, will share meal prep tips and tricks and the secrets of how to make it taste good, while maintaining your goals.

This event is a partnership between Campus Recreation and Lumberjack Eats.

March 22: Baseball vs. McNeese State University

6:30 p.m.
Jaycees Field
3715 Old Tyler Road

Come cheer on the baseball team as they take on McNeese State University.

March 22: Softball vs. University of North Texas

6:30 p.m.
Softball Field
3715 Old Tyler Road

Come cheer on the softball team as they take on University of North Texas.

March 23: Decompress and Manage Your Stress

Noon to 1:30 p.m.
Student Recreation Center, Meeting Room

Join us for snacks and giveaways while learning how to manage your stress and increase your overall wellbeing. Register online to secure your spot.

This event is a partnership between Campus Recreation and Counseling Services.

March 13: Flute Choir Concert

6 p.m.
Cole Concert Hall

View and purchase tickets online or by calling 936.468.6407.

This concert is presented by the School of Music.

March 25: She Kills Monsters

7:30 p.m.
Baker Pattillo Student Center, Regent Suite A

View and purchase tickets online or by calling 936.468.6407.

This student production is presented by the School of Theatre.

March 25: Baseball vs. Sam Houston State University

6:30 p.m.
Jaycees Field
3715 Old Tyler Road

Come cheer on the baseball team as they take on Sam Houston State University.

March 25: SFA Symphony Orchestra Concert

7:30 p.m.
Cole Concert Hall

View and purchase tickets online or by calling 936.468.6407.

This concert is presented by the School of Music.

March 26: Nacogdoches Farmer's Market

9 a.m. to Noon
107 Pearl St.

Buy local organic produce, flowers, plants, baked goods, eggs, jellies, relishes, canned goods, honey and crafts at the Nacogdoches Farmer's Market. Help support your local community!

March 26: Baseball vs. Sam Houston State University

2 p.m.
Jaycees Field
3715 Old Tyler Road

Come cheer on the baseball team as they take on Sam Houston State University.

March 26: She Kills Monsters

2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
Baker Pattillo Student Center, Regent Suite A

View and purchase tickets online or by calling 936.468.6407.

This student production is presented by the School of Theatre.

March 27: Baseball vs. Sam Houston State University

1 p.m.
Jaycees Field
3715 Old Tyler Road

Come cheer on the baseball team as they take on Sam Houston State University.

Week 3: March 28 to April 3

All Week

Inside the Mind of a Master Procrastinator (video)

Tim Urban knows that procrastination doesn't make sense, but he's never been able to shake his habit of waiting until the last minute to get things done.

In this hilarious and insightful TED talk, Urban takes us on a journey through YouTube binges, Wikipedia rabbit holes and bouts of staring out the window -- and encourages us to think harder about what we're really procrastinating on, before we run out of time.


Event or Activity of your Choice

Do you go to the movies with your family or friends? Do you attend band concerts, visit museums or go to basketball games in the community? Earn points for attending or participating in an event or activity of your choice. Must list activity or event on scorecard to earn points.

March 29: Softball vs. Prairie View A&M University

3 p.m.
Softball Field
3715 Old Tyler Road

Come cheer on the softball team as they take on Prairie View A&M University.

March 31: Opera

7:30 p.m.
Cole Concert Hall

View and purchase tickets online or by calling 936.468.6407.

This concert is presented by the School of Music.

April 1: Softball vs. Sam Houston State University

Double Header

1 p.m. and 3 p.m.
Softball Field
3715 Old Tyler Road

Come cheer on the softball team as they take on Sam Houston State University.

April 1: Baseball vs. Tarleton State University

6:30 p.m.
Baseball Field
3715 Old Tyler Road

Come cheer on the baseball team as they take on Tarleton State University.

April 1: Opera

7:30 p.m.
Cole Concert Hall

View and purchase tickets online or by calling 936.468.6407.

This concert is presented by the School of Music.

April 2: Nacogdoches Farmer's Market

9 a.m. to Noon
107 Pearl St.

Buy local organic produce, flowers, plants, baked goods, eggs, jellies, relishes, canned goods, honey and crafts at the Nacogdoches Farmer's Market. Help support your local community!

April 2: Softball vs. Sam Houston State University

Noon
Softball Field
3715 Old Tyler Road

Come cheer on the softball team as they take on Sam Houston State University.

April 2: Baseball vs. Tarleton State University

2 p.m.
Baseball Field
3715 Old Tyler Road

Come cheer on the baseball team as they take on Tarleton State University.

April 2: Opera

7:30 p.m.
Cole Concert Hall

View and purchase tickets online or by calling 936.468.6407.

This concert is presented by the School of Music.

April 3: Baseball vs. Tarleton State University

1 p.m.
Baseball Field
3715 Old Tyler Road

Come cheer on the baseball team as they take on Tarleton State University.

Week 4: April 4 to 10

All Week

To Overcome Challenges, Stop Comparing Yourself to Others (video)

In this powerful TED talk, wheelchair athlete Dean Furness shares how, after losing the use of his legs in an accident, he discovered a powerful new mindset focused on redefining his "personal average" and getting better little by little. 


Event or Activity of your Choice

Do you go to the movies with your family or friends? Do you attend band concerts, visit museums or go to basketball games in the community? Earn points for attending or participating in an event or activity of your choice. Must list activity or event on scorecard to earn points.

April 4: Baseball vs. University of Louisiana at Monroe

6:30 p.m.
Jaycees Field
3715 Old Tyler Road

Come cheer on the baseball team as they take on University of Louisiana at Monroe.

April 4: SFA Percussion Ensemble Concert

7:30 p.m.
Cole Concert Hall

View and purchase tickets online or by calling 936.468.6407.

This concert is presented by the School of Music.

April 5: Trombone Choir Concert

7:30 p.m.
Cole Concert Hall

View and purchase tickets online or by calling 936.468.6407.

This concert is presented by the School of Music.

April 5: The Taming of the Shrew (The Mainstage Series)

7:30 p.m.
Kennedy Auditorium

View and purchase tickets online or by calling 936.468.6407.

This production is presented by the School of Theatre.

April 6: The Taming of the Shrew (The Mainstage Series)

7:30 p.m.
Kennedy Auditorium

View and purchase tickets online or by calling 936.468.6407.

This production is presented by the School of Theatre.

April 7: Tuba-Euphonium Ensemble Concert

7:30 p.m.
Cole Concert Hall

View and purchase tickets online or by calling 936.468.6407.

This concert is presented by the School of Music.

April 7: The Taming of the Shrew (The Mainstage Series)

7:30 p.m.
Kennedy Auditorium

View and purchase tickets online or by calling 936.468.6407.

This production is presented by the School of Theatre.

April 8: The Taming of the Shrew (The Mainstage Series)

7:30 p.m.
Kennedy Auditorium

View and purchase tickets online or by calling 936.468.6407.

This production is presented by the School of Theatre.

April 8: Holocaust Remembrance Day

6 p.m.
Baker Pattillo Student Center, Grand Ballroom

Hungarian Holocaust survivor Dr. Zsuzsanna Ozsvath will serve as the keynote speaker.

This event is presented by the Office of Multicultural Affairs.
 

April 9: Nacogdoches Farmer's Market

9 a.m. to Noon
107 Pearl St.

Buy local organic produce, flowers, plants, baked goods, eggs, jellies, relishes, canned goods, honey and crafts at the Nacogdoches Farmer's Market. Help support your local community!

April 9: The Taming of the Shrew (The Mainstage Series)

7:30 p.m.
Kennedy Auditorium

View and purchase tickets online or by calling 936.468.6407.

This production is presented by the School of Theatre.

April 9: Tennis vs. Sam Houston State University

Schlief Tennis Complex

Come cheer on the tennis team as they take on Sam Houston State University.

April 10: Tennis vs. Nicholls State University

Noon
Schlief Tennis Complex

Come cheer on the tennis team as they take on Nicholls State University.

April 10: Dreaming in Color: Double Reed Faculty Recital

4 p.m.
Cole Concert Hall

View and purchase tickets online or by calling 936.468.6407.

This concert is presented by the School of Music.

Week 5: April 11 to 17

All Week

Get Comfortable with Being Uncomfortable (video)

Luvvie Ajayi Jones isn't afraid to speak her mind or be the sole dissenting voice in a crowd and neither should you. "Your silence serves no one," says the writer, activist and self-proclaimed professional troublemaker.

In this bright, uplifting TED talk, Ajayi Jones shares three questions to ask yourself if you're teetering on the edge of speaking up or quieting down, encourages all of us to get a little more comfortable with being uncomfortable.  


Event or Activity of your Choice

Do you go to the movies with your family or friends? Do you attend band concerts, visit museums or go to basketball games in the community? Earn points for attending or participating in an event or activity of your choice. Must list activity or event on scorecard to earn points.

April 12: Brave Space Series: TOPIC FOCUS TBA

4 p.m.
Livestream and the Baker Pattillo Student Center, Multimedia Room

Open to SFA students, faculty and staff, this topic encourages discussion on intercultural and interfaith issues and concerns that impact our global, local and campus communities.

This event is presented by the Office of Multicultural Affairs. 
 

April 12: Teaching Kitchen Visit

6:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Eatery on East

This presentation is the last of three in the "Why, What and How" nutrition series.

Put it all together alongside Marie Jessup, Lumberjack Eats registered dietitian, and Jason Crysup, executive chef, in this hands-on teaching kitchen. Space is limited, register online. Once registered, you'll receive an email with details to pay the $10 registration fee.

This event is a partnership between Campus Recreation and Lumberjack Eats.

April 12: Wind Ensemble Concert

7:30 p.m.
Baker Pattillo Student Center, Grand Ballroom

View and purchase tickets online or by calling 936.468.6407.

This concert is presented by the School of Music.

April 16: Nacogdoches Farmer's Market

9 a.m. to Noon
107 Pearl St.

Buy local organic produce, flowers, plants, baked goods, eggs, jellies, relishes, canned goods, honey and crafts at the Nacogdoches Farmer's Market. Help support your local community!

 

Contact

Campus Recreation
936.468.3507
campusrec@sfasu.edu
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Hours of Operation

Physical Address:
Student Recreation Center
1817 Wilson Drive

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 13016, SFA Station
Nacogdoches, Texas 75962