First Thursday at the Benton

First Thursday Logo

Pet Therapy Dogs visiting with UConn Students

FUN and FREE for all ages!
Bring your dorm mates, friends, co-workers, or family.

Open House is in partnership with the Beanery, WHUS, Student Health & Wellness (SHaW), and UConn’s African American Cultural Center


WHUS DJ’s live in the galleries (DJ Cosy and DJ Kalabi Yau)
Visit with cute Therapy Dogs Benny and Witness (times may change depending on availability)

4:30–8:00 in the Museum Galleries
Get Creative with Springtime Crafts (origami & collage)
• Scavenger Hunts
• Giveaways
• Games
• Coloring and other stress relieving activities
• Register to Vote
• Get a new sticker

4:30–8:00 in the Beanery
• 25% off coffee espresso drinks
• Open Mic