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UR Weekly Roundup | Week of Feb. 5

<p>Photos by Madyson Fitzgerald and Ben Wasserstein.</p>

Photos by Madyson Fitzgerald and Ben Wasserstein.

Love is in the air, Spiders! Valentine's Day is right around the corner and now is the time to cherish moments with your loved ones and friends. Don't forget to treat yourself to some fun at the exciting events happening throughout the week – the perfect way to celebrate and indulge in a little self-love!

Art & Coffee! Exhibition Preview

Wednesday 10:00 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Explore the diverse facets of artists working with clay at the new exhibition, 'Rendered Fusion: Clay, Connection, Attention,' at the Harnett Museum of Art. Enjoy complimentary coffee and pastries for everyone. Admission is free, and no registration is required. Come and experience the fusion of creativity!

Lunar New Year Dinner         

Thursday 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. 

In collaboration with the Student Center for Equity and Inclusion and the Office of International Education, stop by the Heilman Dining Center for a delectable Lunar New Year Dinner celebrating the Year of the Dragon.

Self-Care Night: Valentine's Day Edition

Friday 9:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.

Indulge in self-love this Valentine's Day! Join SpiderBoard in The Current for a serene atmosphere designed for Spiders to practice mindfulness, relax and prioritize self-love. SpiderBoard will provide journals, planners, DIY arts and crafts materials and Valentine's Day-themed desserts. Treat yourself to a moment of self-care and creativity!

Make your own Valentine’s Day Card

Friday 11:00 a.m to 1 p.m.

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Visit the Boatwright Library Tower on the second floor and join UR Book Arts to create your own Valentines using wood type, metal type and linoleum blocks on portable presses. All materials will be provided, and no previous printing or art experience is necessary.

Richmond’s Men Basketball Takes on La Salle University 

Friday 2:00 p.m. 

Come out to the Robins Center to witness our Spiders take on La Salle University at 2 p.m. It promises to be a hard-fought matchup, with both teams currently boasting a winning record. Don't miss the excitement and support our Spiders in this thrilling game!

Special Valentine’s Day Treats

Sunday 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Enjoy treats baked with love from the Heilman Dining Center Bakeshop at lunch and dinner!

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