Week 11 is here, that means there’s only 2 weeks before exams! Stressed yet? Luckily, we have lots of stress relief events PLUS extraordinary once-in-a-lifetime good-excuse-to-take-a-study-break events!

Week 11 is here, that means there’s only 2 weeks before exams! Stressed yet? Luckily, we have lots of stress relief events PLUS extraordinary once-in-a-lifetime good-excuse-to-take-a-study-break events! Keep reading to see our team’s top picks!

What to Do this Week at Queen's: March 25-April 1

Drop-In “Draft Your Exam Study Schedule”

Tuesday, Mar. 27 @ 12PM – 7PM
Victoria Hall Lobby – Learn how to schedule adequate time for studying for each of your final exams!

Eng vs. Comm Basketball Game

Thursday, Mar. 29 @ 8PM – 11PM
Queen’s ARC – Dust off your Commerce visors, grab your GPAs, and get ready to shake the ARC!

Memorial Centre Farmers’ Market

Sunday, Apr. 1 @ 10AM-2PM
Kingston Memorial Centre – Take a study break and get some fresh air and fresh produce at this local market, where everything comes from within 100km of Kingston!

Open Mic Night (All Ages)

Tuesday, Mar. 27 @ 8PM-11PM

Musiikki Cafe and Whiskey Bar – This is a great opportunity to find some “diamonds in the rough,” or support someone who is performing for the first time!

Qheartt Symposium: Dr. David Lee

Thursday, Mar. 29 @ 6:15PM-8PM

School of Medicine Room 132A – If you’re a science student like me, aspiring to a future in the medical field, don’t miss this event!

Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra (of the Netherlands)

Thursday, Mar. 29 @ 7PM (show starts 7:30PM sharp)

The Isabel – This concert features the accomplished members of one of the world’s most celebrated orchestras, The Netherlands’ renowned Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra.

Queen’s Jazz Ensemble

Tuesday, Mar. 26 @ 7:30PM
The Isabel – Seating for this event is General Admission. $12 Adults, $7 Students/Seniors.

Eng vs. Comm Basketball Game

Thursday, Mar. 29 @ 8PM – 11PM
Queen’s ARC – Dust off your Commerce visors, grab your GPAs, and get ready to shake the ARC!

Trivia Night (19+)

Thursday, Mar. 29 @ 9PM – 11PM
The Grad Club – Test your obscure knowledge in this fun & competitive night out! Note: this event is 19+, open to the public.

Nerd Night: Ideas on Tap Speaker Series

Tuesday, Mar. 27 @ 7PM-9PM
The Grad Club – Malek Taleb will speak on the topic “The World of Competition Climbing: Globetrotting with the Canadian National Team.” Free event, open to the public, all ages!

Three Minute Thesis: Queen’s Final

Wednesday, Mar. 28 @ 5PM – 7PM
SKHS room 101 – 3MT® is a university wide competition for graduate students to present their research & its wider impact to an audience in 3 minutes or less, using only 1 slide and no props. Free, all welcome!

Dr. Nossal: “The Trump Effect: A New Era in Canadian-American Relations?”

Wednesday, Mar. 28 @ 5:30PM – 8PM
Four Points by Sheraton – In this public lecture, Queen’s prof Dr. Nossal will discuss Trump’s presidency and the impact it’s having on Canadian-US relations. Q&A and networking to follow. Registration fee includes a drink ticket and snacks.

Coding Workshop: Intro to Python

Wednesday, Mar. 28 @ 7:30PM – 9PM
Innovate Kingston Town Hall – This workshop is directed to those who know nothing about python and want to learn and those who are new to coding and might be looking for a place to start.

More Events

Drop-In “Draft Your Exam Study Schedule”

12PM – 7PM
Vic Hall Lobby

ASUS Supper Series x Tommy’s

6PM – 11PM
Everywhere – by delivery

Malek Taleb: “The World of Competition Climbing: Globetrotting with the Canadian National Team”

7PM – 10PM
The Grad Club

DRAM 350 Script Showcase

7PM – 9PM
Theological Hall room 106

Panel Discussion: Men Talk About Social Issues

7PM – 8:30PM
JDUC – Robert Sutherland Room (2nd floor)

Queen’s Jazz Ensemble Concert (All Ages)

7:30PM – 9:30PM
The Isabel – $7 students, $12 public – tickets available at the Box Office prior to performance.

Open Mic (All Ages)

8PM – 11PM
Musiikki Cafe & Whiskey Bar – cover is pay what you can

Nyantende Benefit Concert: The Last Call (19+)

8:30PM – 11:30PM
The Mansion – tickets are $10 cash at the door

MOD Club (19+)

9PM – 1AM
The Brooklyn – no cover

Cancer Triad: Throwback Karaoke (19+)

9PM – 12AM
Clark Hall Pub – Must have Queen’s ID. $5-$10 at the door

FREE Professional Headshots for Students

4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
The Isabel – Did you know: Having a professional photo increases your LinkedIn views up to 11 times! Now is the time to enhance your online presence.

FREE Three Minute Thesis Queen’s Final

5PM – 7PM
SKHS room 101

FREE Diversity & Inclusion Film Festival

5PM – 7PM
QUIC in the JDUC – 

Colouring for Critters (19+)

5PM – 10PM
The Merchant Taphouse

Art History FREE Public Lecture

5PM – 6PM
Agnes Etherington Art Centre atrium – “When Room Becomes Cell: Solitude and Isolation in Nineteenth-Century Asylum Spaces”

Dr. Nossal: “The Trump Effect: A New Era in Canadian-American Relations?”

5:30PM – 8PM
Four Points by Sheraton

Central Kingston Growth & Infill Strategy – Launch Event

6PM – 8:30PM
Memorial Hall at City Hall 

EngVents: Are You Smarter Than a Frosh? @ ILC (All Ages)

6:30PM – 8:30PM
ILC atrium

Grief Support Group at Queen’s

7PM – 9PM
Ban Righ Centre (not Ban Righ Hall)

History & Sociology SEMI (19+)

7PM – 10PM
The Grad Club

Queen’s Polyhymnia Choir Concert (All Ages)

7:30PM-9:30PM
The Isabel

Coding Workshop: Intro to Python

7:30PM-9PM
Innovate Kingston Town Hall

The Jim Cuddy Band Concert (All Ages)

8PM – 10:30PM
Grand Theatre

Brothers Grim Hip-Hop Concert (19+)

8PM – 12AM
The Mansion

Basic Income Guarantee Doc Screening: Free Lunch Society (All Ages)

8:15PM – 10:15PM
The Screening Room

PKOC Canteen Coffee House (19+)

9PM – 1AM
Ale Canteen

FL&A Science Fair 

10AM-12PM
Duncan McArthur Hall (West Campus) – Open to public

FREE ArtMatters Talk

12:15 PM – 1 PM
Agnes Etherington Art Centre – Join Andrea Morgan, curator of “He First Brought It to Perfection,” for an informal, in-gallery talk about John Smith and the appeal of the mezzotint in 18th-century England.

City of Kingston Arts Fund Info Session

6PM-7PM
Kingston Community Health Centre – FREE, open to the public.

Qheartt Symposium: Dr. David Lee

6:15PM – 8PM
School of Medicine room 132A – Associate Professor with cross-appointments in the Department of Oncology and Department of Pathology and Molecular Medicine. Undergraduate and graduate/medical students welcome. Dress Code: Business Casual

Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra 🇳🇱

7:30PM
The Isabel – Tickets available at the Box Office and online.

Blood Relations (play)

7:30PM
Domino Theatre near West Campus – Tickets available at the door and online (if not sold out).

Engineering vs. Commerce Basketball Game

8PM
Queen’s ARC Main Gym – $10 tickets available online & at the door.

Punk-Rock: Excuses Excuses Concert (19+)

9PM-12AM
The Mansion – $10 tickets available at the door.

JUNO-nominated rapper: Clairmont The Second (19+)

9PM-12AM
Clark Hall Pub – Must have Queen’s ID. Tickets available at the door.

Kingston Choral Society: Easter Celebration

7:30PM
Sydenham Street United Church – tickets $15 – $25 available at the door and online.

Blood Relations (play)

7:30PM
Domino Theatre near West Campus – Tickets available at the door and online (if not sold out).

Concert: Dan Taylor Band + James Blonde + Julia Finnegan (19+)

9PM-1AM
The Mansion – tickets $10 available at the door (cash only).

Concert: Lakes of Canada (All Ages+)

9PM-11PM
Musiikki Cafe and Whiskey Bar – tickets $10 at the door (cash only).

The Swinging Doors + Mississippi Grover (19+)

10PM-2AM
The Toucan – FREE cover

Tone Kats (19+)

10PM-2AM
The Merchant Taphouse – FREE cover

Kingston Comic Con @ Queen’s

10AM-5PM
Duncan McArthur Hall – $5 admission

CRCA Maple Madness Taffy Demo + Wagon Rides

10AM-3PM
Little Cataraqui Creek Conservation Area – $15 admission

Kingston to Kenya: Benefit Show (19+)

7PM-1AM
The Mansion

Closing Night – Blood Relations (play)

7:30PM
Domino Theatre near West Campus – Tickets available at the door and online (if not sold out).

Live Music by Poker Nite

10PM-2AM
The Merchant Taphouse – FREE cover

Sunday Morning Yoga

9:30AM-10:30AM
Lululemon Princess Street – FREE

Memorial Centre Farmers’ Market

10AM-2PM
Kingston Memorial Centre

Tett Artist Series: Visual Vocabulary

12:30PM-4:30PM
Tett Centre

Kingston Psychedelic Society Meeting

6:30PM-9PM
The Mansion

This is just a snapshot! Go to queensevents.ca/calendar to see all 88 events happening this week!

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