A picture of the student recreation center at night with the lights on

Rec Nights

What Are Rec Nights?

What Are Rec Nights?

Need a break from class, work, or general stress?  Are you looking for events that fit your busy schedule?  Are you looking for a place to meet new people and express yourself?  Check out Rec Nights!  We provide weekly evening programs, including crafting events, essential oils, and action-packed games like Archery Balloon Burst and Human Curling. Don’t let your busy student life stop you from trying one of our great programs!

Check Out Our Past Events!

DIY Hand Sanitizer

Students creating their own hand sanitizers!

Archery Balloon Burst

Similar to carnival darts, but with bows and padded foam tipped arrows!

Canvas Crafts

Students designed their own canvas decorations and letting their imaginations run wild!

Check out more events and pictures!

Upcoming Events

Fall 2021 Events!

Tote-ally Crafting

You always need more bags to carry all your snacks and school books. Come make a custom masterpiece with us and rock your custom tote bag!

How do I Sign-up?

  • Registration is not required.
  • FREE for students with a valid Montclair State ID

Where and When?

  • Tuesday, October 26
  • 7 – 9 p.m.
  • Student Recreation Center – Lounge
DIY Bead Making

Join us to distract yourself from classes by making beaded crafts. Come make friendship bracelets with your roommates, bookmarks with your classmates, or holiday gifts for those at home!

How do I Sign-up?

  • Registration is not required.
  • FREE for students with a valid Montclair State ID

Where and When?

  • Tuesday, November 2
  • 7 – 9 p.m.
  • Student Recreation Center – Lounge
Bob Ross Canvas Crafts

Decorate your room with your very own artwork! Not only will it make your room creative and personal, but it will be therapeutic to take your mind off the books for a little while.

How do I Sign-up?

  • Registration is not required.
  • FREE for students with a valid Montclair State ID

Where and When?

  • Tuesday, November 9
  • 7 – 9 p.m.
  • Student Recreation Center – Lounge
Winter Wonderland Snow Globe Making

We’re happy tonight walking in a winter wonderland! Come check out a craft classic and make a snow globe for yourself or a DIY gift!

How do I Sign-up?

  • Registration is not required.
  • FREE for students with a valid Montclair State ID

Where and When?

  • Tuesday, November 16
  • 7 – 9 p.m.
  • Student Recreation Center – Lounge
Human Curling

Join us for large scale version of a Winter Olympic staple, Curling! For this unique event you can hurdle yourself across the gym in an intertube to see who can rack up the highest score.

How do I Sign-up?

  • Register on Engage
  • FREE for students with a valid Montclair State ID

Where and When?

  • Tuesday, November 30
  • 7 – 9 p.m.
  • Student Recreation Center – Gymnasium
Final Freakout

With finals right around the corner we want to get you prepared! Come make your own stressball, calming essential oils, and snacks to prep for finals!

How do I Sign-up?

  • Registration is not required.
  • FREE for students with a valid Montclair State ID

Where and When?

  • Tuesday, December 7
  • 7 – 9 p.m.
  • Student Recreation Center – Lounge