Events

There's never a shortage of things to do in the Castle - from weekly events such as Lost Coffee, Karaoke, and Eat This; to major programs like Rocky and A Wizard's Feast, you'll always be able to find space to connect with other Risleyites or get acquainted with our community! Scroll down to see what's happening in Risley.


Timeline of Events

Feb 1 | 12:00pm - May 15 | 5:00pm

PSSP Summer 2024 Residential Staff positions - Application Now Open!

Conference and Event Services is recruiting for part-time Summer RA and full-time RD positions for the Pre-Collegiate Summer Scholars Program (PSSP). Positions include housing, meals, and a stipend. Learn more and submit your application online: https://blogs.cornell.edu/psspstaff/ . Applications are now open and interviewing begins in March 2024.

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Apr 19 | 5:00pm - 8:00pm

A Wizard's Feast

Come explore the world of magic with Risley's annual Wizard's Feast! Festivities include a full spread of events with costumed actors, snacks, snakes, quadball, and a specially designed feast in Risley Dining, Cornell's very own Great Hall. Reawaken your inner child with this formal invitation to Risley's wizarding world. You must register on Campus Groups to participate.

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Apr 19 | 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Cheese Night!! Comme eat cheese, speak French (if you want) and have fun meeting new people!!

We will have a "dégustation de fromages" !! Oh là là !!! Come meet fellows and have fun!

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May 4 | 11:00am - 6:00pm

Risley Spring Faire

Celebrate spring with Risley's Renaissance Faire-inspired event! Spring Faire celebrates history and the beautiful May weather with plenty of events and learning opportunities! Hand sculpting with clay, embroidery, themed food and drinks, presentations in old english, chainmail making, fairy house construction, tarot reading, tabletop role playing games, and a scavenger hunt! There are plenty of outside clubs such as Ring of Steel, Fantastic Fungi Fanatics, D&D, etc.! Clubs will be promoting what they do and sharing their joy with the spring sun and the Risley community! Costumes are encouraged but not required.

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