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!  Check the full calendar for more information and most recent updates.

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. To view a full departmental schedules, click on the link: art, athletics, music, theatre.

 

 

Steven Best’s Senior Saxophone Recital
January 15  |  8:15 – 9:15 p.m.  |  Amy Robertson Music Center

Workshops in Music Education: Jill Trinka
January 17  |  9 a.m. – 3 p.m.  |  Amy Robertson Music Center

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Observance: Dr. Thomas L. Hill
January 19  |  1 p.m.  |  Smith Chapel

Simpson College Junior High Honor Band Concert
January 20  |  6:30 p.m.  |  Pote Theatre, Blank Performing Arts Center

Simpson College High School Honor Band Concert
January 22  |  7 p.m.  |  Pote Theatre, Blank Performing Arts Center

Guest Artist Recital: Mark Ponzo
January 23  |  7 p.m.  | Amy Robertson Music Center

Simpson College Jazz Festival
January 29  |  8 a.m.  |  Amy Robertson Music Center

Faculty Recital: Carl Gravander, Organ
January 30  |  7:30 p.m.  |  Smith Chapel

Jeff Hauser, Senior Voice Recital
February 1  |  2 p.m.  |  Great Hall

Monsieur Lazhar – French Film Festival
February 1  |  7 p.m.  |  Kent Campus Center

D.C. Red and Gold Gathering
February 2  |  6 – 8 p.m.  |  Mansion on O Street, Washington, D.C.

Music Scholarship Auditions
February 7  |  8 a.m.  |  Amy Robertson Music Center

Guest Artist Recital: Verismo
February 7  |  7 p.m.  |  Amy Robertson Music Center

Ernest and Celestine - French Film Festival
February 8  |  2 p.m.  |  Kent Campus Center

Simpson Coffee and Conversation
February 11  |  7 – 9 a.m. (come and go as you please)  |  Smokey Row Coffee House, Des Moines

Artist Reception: David Helm
February 12  |  5 – 6 p.m.  |  Farnham Galleries, Mary Berry Hall

Grand Illusion – French Film Festival
February 12  |  7 p.m.  |  Kent Campus Center

Simpson College Opera:  Calisto
February 13 – 15 |  7:30 p.m. on the 13th and 14th, 2 p.m. on the 15th  |  Pote Theatre, Blank Performing Arts Center

Simpson Opera & Scholarship Day
February 15  |  8 a.m.  |  Amy Robertson Music Center

The Iowa State Fair: An Exhibit of Photos by Kurt Ullrich
February 16 – March 31 (closed weekends) |  8 a.m. – 8 p.m.  |  Kent Gallery, Kent Campus Center

George Washington Carver Medal Ceremony
February 18  |  1 p.m.  | Smith Chapel

Polisse – French Film Festival
February 19  |  7 p.m.  |  Kent Campus Center

Jimmy P – French Film Festival
February 22  |  7 p.m.  |  Kent Campus Center

Sports Medicine & Healthcare Professional Day
February 23  |  12:30 p.m.  |  Kent Campus Center

Connect with Simpson in Ankeny
February 23  |  5:30 – 7 p.m. (come and go as you please) |  Jethro’s BBQ n’ LakeHouse, Ankeny

Film Screening: Beauty Mark
February 24  |  6:30 p.m.  |  Kent Campus Center

17 Girls – French Film Festival
February 26  |  7 p.m.  |  Kent Campus Center

Simpson College Music Weekend & Scholarship Auditions
February 27 – 28  |  8 a.m.  |  Amy Robertson Music Center

Sociology and Criminal Justice Visit Day
February 27  |  9:45 a.m.  |  Kent Campus Center

Music Weekend Morning Concert
February 27  |  11:30 a.m.  |  Smith Chapel

Music Weekend Student & Faculty Concert
February 27  |  7:30 p.m.  |  Amy Robertson Music Center

Ben Lempka, Senior Bassoon Recital
March 1  |  2 p.m.  |  Great Hall

Student Recital: Hannah Pettorini, flute and Sabrina Fox, clarinet
March 3  |  8:15 p.m.  |  Amy Robertson Music Center

Red and Gold Reception in Arizona
March 12  |  6 – 8 p.m.  |  Chart House, Scottsdale, AZ

Guest Artist Recital: Alan Huckleberry
March 16  |  7 p.m.  |  Great Hall

Access Simpson (Admitted Student Day – 1)
March 20  |  9 a.m.  |  Kent Campus Center

Nostalgia Dance
March 20  |  6 p.m.  |  Great Hall

Pericles by William Shakespeare
March 20, 21 and 22  |  7:30 p.m. on the 20th and 21st; 1 p.m. on the 22nd  |  Pote Theatre, Blank Performing Arts Center

Artist Reception: Darrell Roberts
March 26  |  5 – 6 p.m.  |  Farnham Galleries, Mary Berry Hall

Iowa State Fair Event: Kurt Ullrich, Chris Rasmussen and Tom Leslie
March 26  |  7 p.m.  |  Kent Campus Center

Madrigal Singers Concert
March 29  |  3 p.m.  |  Smith Chapel