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
Through January 27  |  8 a.m. – 5 p.m. M-F  |  Willis Gallery, Kent Campus Center

Artwork by Thomas Jackson
Through February 9  |  8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. M – F  |  Farnham Galleries, Mary Berry Hall

Workshops in Music Education: Paul Cribari – Examining Orff through Storytelling
January 14  |  9 a.m. – 3 p.m.  |  Lekberg Hall, Amy Robertson Music Center

Simpson College Recent Alumni Bowling: The Storm Strikes Again
January 14  |  2 – 4 p.m.  | Bowlerama Lanes, 1313 Diehl Ave, Des Moines

Martin Luther King Jr. Day – Morning Visit Event
January 16  | 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.  |  Matthew Simpson Room, College Hall

Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service
January 16  |  noon – 2 p.m.  |  Smith Chapel

Martin Luther King Jr. Day – Afternoon Visit Event
January 16  |  2 – 4 p.m.  |  Matthew Simpson Room, College Hall

Middle School Honor Band Concert
January 17  |  6:30 p.m.  |  Pote Theatre, Blank Performing Arts Center

Simpson Baseball Alumni Happy Hour @ Mullets
January 19  |  5 – 7:30 p.m.  |  Mullets, 1300 SE 1st St, Des Moines

High School Honor Band Concert
January 19  |  7 p.m.  |  Pote Theatre, Blank Performing Arts Center

Confronting Microaggressions with Microresistance
January 25  |  1 – 2 p.m.  |  Hubbell Hall, Kent Campus Center

Simpson Continuing & Graduate Program Happy Hour @ Fox Brewing
January 26  |  5 – 7 p.m.  |  Fox Brewing, 103 S 11th St, West Des Moines

Community Impact Night
January 31  |  4:30 – 9 p.m.  |  Indianola Pizza Ranch

2nd Annual Simpson College High School Art Competition
February 3 – 24  |  8 a.m. – 5 p.m. M-F  |  Willis Gallery, Kent Campus Center

Farnham Galleries Reception: Thomas Jackson
February 9  |  5 – 6 p.m.  |  Farnham Galleries, Mary Berry Hall

Spring Opera: Hansel and Gretel by Englebert Humperdinck
February 10, 11  |  7:30 p.m.  |  Pote Theatre, Blank Performing Arts Center
February 12  |  2 p.m.  |  Pote Theatre, Blank Performing Arts Center

They Call Me Q
February 13  |  7 – 9 p.m.  |  Lekberg Hall, Amy Robertson Music Center

Artwork of Michael Adams
February 20 – March 23  |  8 a.m. – 5 p.m. M-F  |  Farnham Galleries, Mary Berry Hall

Awards and Reception: 2nd Annual Simpson College High School Art Competition
February 24  |  5 – 7 p.m.  |  Willis Gallery, Kent Campus Center

Simpson College Nostalgia Dance
February 24  |  6:30 – 10 p.m.  |  Great Hall

Cedar Rapids Red & Gold Gathering
February 26  |  2 – 4 p.m.  |  The Shores Event Center, 700 16th Street NE, Suite L100, Cedar Rapids

Sport Science and Healthcare Provider Day
February 27  |  12:30 – 3 p.m.  |  Kent Campus Center

America and the Pill: A History of Promise, Peril and Liberation
March 1  |  1 – 2 p.m.  |  Hubbell Hall, Kent Campus Center

4th Annual Simpson College All Student Juried Art Show
March 2 – April 13  |  8 a.m. – 5 p.m.  M – F  |  Willis Gallery, Kent Campus Center

Listening Hour – Weather Beacon Blue (David Wolfe and Mark Green’s band)
March 7  |  7 – 9 p.m.  |  Dirlam Lounge, Smith Chapel

Access Simpson (Admitted Student Day 1)
March 17  |  9 a.m. – 2:15 p.m.  |  Kent Campus Center

Playhouse Creatures
March 17, 18  |  7:30 p.m.  |  Pote Theatre, Blank Performing Arts Center
March 19  |  1 p.m.  |  Pote Theatre, Blank Performing Arts Center

Simpson College Chamber Singers in Concert
March 19  |  4 p.m.  |  Smith Chapel

Colorado Red & Gold Celebration
March 20  |  6 – 8 p.m.  | Home of Barbara Soloth Miller ’64, 531 Adams St, Denver

Alumni & Friends Gathering at Twisted Vine Brewery Featuring Music from Senior Jordan Beem
March 21  |  5 – 8 p.m.  |  3320 Westown Pkwy, West Des Moines