On Our Calendar

From cultural events to athletics to special events, there are countless opportunities to enjoy all Simpson College has to offer our alumni and friends! 

If you have any ideas for future alumni events or would like to help with an event in your area, please contact us in the alumni relations office at 1-800-610-6369 or alumni.office@simpson.edu.

Check the full calendar for more information and most recent updates.  To view full departmental schedules, click on the link: art, athletics, music, theatre.

 

 

Simpson College Faculty Show
October 27 – January 27  |  8 a.m. – 5 p.m. weekdays  |  Willis Gallery, Kent Campus Center

Artwork by Madai Taylor
November 7 – December 8  |  8 a.m. – 5 p.m. weekdays  |  Farnham Galleries, Mary Berry Hall

Pop-Up Bookstore @ West Des Moines Campus
November 15  |  7 p.m.  |  West Des Moines Campus, 1415 28th St #250, West Des Moines

Obstetric Violence, Power and Gender: A theoretical development from an empirical research in Costa Rica
November 16  |  5:30 – 6:30 p.m.  |  Hubbell Hall II, Kent Campus Center

Andrew Kecy – Senior Voice Recital
November 16  |  7 p.m.  |  Great Hall

Simpson College Alumni and Friends Reception @ Café Dupont
November 17  |  6 – 8 p.m.  | Café Dupont, Dupont Circle Hotel, 1500 New Hampshire Ave NW, Washington, DC

November Fall Visit Day
November 18  |  10 a.m.  |  Kent Campus Center

Jessica Loftis and Lance Bird – Senior Piano and Senior Voice Recital
November 18  |  7 p.m.  |  Amy Robertson Music Center

Start-Up Storm Entrepreneurial Conference
November 19  |  9 a.m. – 3 p.m.  |  Hubbell Hall, Kent Campus Center

Alumni & Friends Pre-Game Happy Hour @ Wellman’s on Ingersoll
November 19  |  Noon – 2 p.m.  | 2920 Ingersoll Ave, Des Moines
November 19  |  2 p.m.  |  Basketball game vs Drake, Knapp Center

Hannah Brezina – Senior Clarinet Recital
November 20  |  2 p.m.  |  Amy Robertson Music Center

Mary Hudson & Elizabeth Cozart – Senior Voice Recital
November 20  |  3:15 p.m.  |  Great Hall

20th Annual High School Theatre Festival
November 21  |  8:30 a.m. – 2:15 p.m.  |  Pote Theatre, Blank Performing Arts Center

Simpson College Instrumental Chamber Music Ensembles in Concert
November 21  |  7 p.m.  |  Amy Robertson Music Center

Alumni Trivia @ 515 Brewing Company
November 29  |  5 – 8 p.m. (trivia starts at 6 p.m.)  |  7700 University Ave., Clive

Religion Department Senior Presentations
November 30  |  6 p.m.  |  Blank Performing Arts Center 201

Madrigal Christmas Dinner
December 2  |  6:30 p.m.  |  Great Hall
December 3  |  6:30 p.m.  |  Great Hall

Jessica Loftis – Senior Piano Recital
December 4  |  2 p.m.  |  Lekberg Hall, Amy Robertson Music Center

Admissions Red and Gold Gathering
December 4  |  2 – 4 p.m.  | Centro Restaurant, 1003 Locust St, Des Moines

Handel’s Messiah Sing-Along
December 6  |  5 – 6:30  p.m.  |  Lekberg Hall, Amy Robertson Music Center

Simpson College Symphonic Band in Concert
December 8  |  7 p.m.  |  Pote Theatre, Blank Performing Arts Center

Simpson College Community Orchestra Concert
December 10  |  7 p.m.  |  Pote Theatre, Blank Performing Arts Center

Lessons & Carols
December 11  |  2 and 5 p.m.  |  Smith Chapel

December Commencement
December 17  |  10 a.m.  |  Smith Chapel

Simpson College Offices Closed
4:30 p.m. December 23 – January 2  |  Offices re-open on January 3rd