Creativity Festival

2013 Event Schedule - Thursday, April 4 - Saturday, April 6

All events are open to the public; community members, students, staff, and faculty are invited and welcome to attend.  For more information, contact the CIE Creativity Festival Director, Dr. Erin Fluegge Woolf at (573) 651-2090 or

Thursday, April 4

11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Kickoff Party with free food and beverages donated from local businesses (Kent Library) 

University and local community members are welcome to stop by to learn more about the Creativity Festival while enjoying free food and beverages donated from local businesses and organizations.  

1 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Creativity in Action Sessions one hour sessions focused on exploring something new 

1 p.m. - 2 p.m. Acting: The Creative Process with Dr. Kenneth Stilson
                                                 (River Campus-Glenn Convocation Center)
2 p.m. - 3 p.m. Zumba and Movement Improv with Danielle Sampson                                                       
                                                 (outside Kent Library)
3 p.m. - 4 p.m. Disc Golf with John Dodd
                                                 (Capaha Park Shelter #1) Capaha Park Map
4 p.m. – 5 p.m. Yoga with JoAnn Miller
                                                 (UC Heritage Room 4th Floor) 

6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
HootUp learn how to use HootSuite for managing personal and professional social media at this networking event featuring Stacy Dohogne Lane of the Cape Girardeau CVB
(Lagniappe’s – 11 S. Spanish Street)

Appetizers will be provided by the Young Alumni Chapter of the Southeast Missouri State University Alumni Association, and a cash bar will be available. All are welcome to follow the HootUp at #hootupcape on Twitter. 

Friday, April 5

8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
Coffee with the Entrepreneurs Deb Maevers, owner of Pastimes Antiques and director of the VintageNOW Fashion show (Dempster Hall, Room 128)

Participants are welcome to enjoy free breakfast and coffee while Maevers highlights her experiences as the director of the VintageNOW fashion show, an annual fundraising event benefitting The Safe House for Women.

12 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Creativity in Action Sessions one hour sessions focused on exploring something new

12 p.m. - 1 p.m. The Life of Pie with Cheryl Reinagel
                                                 (Dempster Hall Room 127)
1 p.m. - 2 p.m. Trending on Twitter with Stacy Dohogne Lane
                                                 (Dempster Hall Room 103)
2 p.m. - 3 p.m. Meditation with Takeshi Fujii 
                                         (Student Rec Center North - Group Fitness Studio, Room 202)
3 p.m. - 4 p.m. Hook, Line, & Sinker: 7 Ways to Catch a Fish with Phil Willmert
                                                 (Capaha Park Shelter #1) Capaha Park Map

6 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Creativity Crawl an online scavenger hunt highlighting downtown Cape Girardeau attractions, businesses, and experiences (Downtown)

The interactive online scavenger hunt event begins and ends at West Bank Bistro located at 340 S. Lorimier, across from the Southeast River Campus. Teams will use Twitter to document various attractions, businesses, and experiences in downtown Cape Girardeau. Preregistration is encouraged but not required.

Saturday, April 6

9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
5K Costume Fun Run/Walk For Scholarship with awards and brunch at the finish line (CIE)

The race begins and ends at the CIE located at 920 Broadway.  Awards will be given for best costumes and race times at the post race brunch at 10 am which is free to all race entrants. Registration received by March 29 guarantees a t-shirt.  Cost is $10 for Southeast students; for all others, registration is $20 if received by March 29, or $25 if received after March 29 and on race day. 




Dempster Hall of Business, Room 241
One University Plaza, MS 5875
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701