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De-stress Fest

Take a study break before finals with an afternoon of relaxing activities — featuring therapy dogs and goats!

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May 3, 2024, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center, various locations
Open to Penn Students Only
Grid of four images: dog, coloring page, two goats, and tarot cards

Get study tips and other resources from the Weingarten Center, Career Services, and Wellness at Penn; pick up a snack to fuel your studies; and check out a range of activities to nourish your mind and body:

  • Therapy Dogs and Goats: Relax indoors with therapy dogs from Comfort Caring Canines and stop outside by the button to meet friendly goats from the Philly Goat Project!
  • Walk-in Meditations: Refresh with Penn Student Health and Counseling.
  • DIY Mood Rings: Make your own mood ring with help from Education Commons staff.
  • Coloring Book Packets: Unwind and express your creativity with coloring pages to take home.
  • Tarot Readings: Gain insights and reflections with a personalized reading.