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October 22, 2019

Film Screening - Underwater DREAMS

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Building 6 Auditorium
7:00 PM – 8:30 PM

London Study Abroad Information Session

Campus: Ankeny
Location: 02-06
3:30 PM – 4:30 PM
Learn about how you can study abroad in London with DMACC. Take your DMACC credit-courses in London this spring. Students live in London, explore the city, and see Europe all on this affordable study abroad experience. Financial aid and scholarships are available! Don't miss out on this one-in-a-lifetime experience! www.dmacc.edu/studyabroad

Composting Table

Campus: Urban
Location: Student Lounge Area
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
We will have a composting informational table set-up in the student lounge area. Learn how to compost at home and on campus, and learn about other food waste reduction strategies that help you and the planet.

Domestic Abuse Awareness Month Presentation

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Building 6 Auditorium
11:15 AM – 12:40 PM
October is Domestic Abuse Awareness Month Speakers: Domestic Violence Survivors and Law Enforcement Officers.
October 23, 2019

Evelyn K. Davis Center Career Fair

Location: Evelyn K. Davis Center, 1171 7th Street
10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Nearly 20 employers including Broadlawns Medical Center, FedEx, TSA and many others. Come prepared with a resume and professional attire.

Grocery Bingo

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Building 5 - Student Center
12:15 PM – 1:00 PM
Play Bingo.....Win Groceries! Sponsored by: Ankeny Student Activities Council (SAC)
October 24, 2019

Night Eyes and the Blank Park Zoo

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Blank Park Zoo - Des Moines
5:30 PM – 8:00 PM
DMACC Night at the zoo! Tickets for DMACC students, staff and faculty & their families will be $3.00 each. Must show your DMACC ID at the gate to get the discounted rate. Sponsored by: Ankeny Student Activities Council (SAC)
October 29, 2019

Speaker - Oscar Vazquez

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Building 6 Auditorium
7:30 PM – 8:30 PM

Halloween Glow Run/Walk 5K

Campus: Ankeny
Location: DMACC Lake
6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Join us at the lake for the Halloween Glow 5K. All participants will receive a DMACC Glow T-Shirt. Glow sticks, necklaces and paint will be provided. Costumes optional, but are highly encouraged! Sponsored by: Ankeny Student Activities Council (SAC) and Campus Recreation
October 30, 2019

Speaker - Oscar Vazquez

Location: Downtown DSM - HyVee Hall, Rm 101-102
10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Speaker - Oscar Vazquez

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Bldg 5, Rm 1240
12:50 PM – 1:50 PM
Free & open to the public Event Details

Halloween Costume Contest

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Building 5 - Student Center
12:15 PM – 1:00 PM
Rock your favorite costume and win a cash prize!! 1st place - $75, 2nd place $50, 3rd place - $25. Sponsored by: Ankeny Student Activities Council (SAC)
October 30, 2019 – October 31, 2019

Pumpking Carving Contest

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Building 5 - Student Center
9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Participate in our Pumpkin Carving Contest and earn money for your Student Club or win a cash prize as an indivdual! Stop by the Student Life office to pick your pumpkin up on Oct. 28th. Must be returned by 9 am on Wed., Oct. 30th. Sponsored by: Ankeny Student Activities Council (SAC)
October 31, 2019

Halloween Prize Wheel!

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Building 5 - Student Center
11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Stop by and "Spin to Win"! Free prizes and cookies! Sponsored by: Ankeny Student Activities Council (SAC)
November 15, 2019

The Matchmaker

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Black Box Theatre in Building 5
7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
The Matchmaker, by Thornton Wilder. Playing November 15-24. Admission is FREE! Wilder’s uproarious farce about love and money stars the irrepressible busybody, Dolly Gallagher Levi, who inspired the Broadway musical, Hello, Dolly! Through Dolly’s subtle machinations, several unlikely couples come together to find happiness in 19th-century New York. Our production will feature a 21st century update, keeping the comedy and its meaning fresh and relevant. Rated PG. Email theatre@dmacc.edu to reserve seats.
November 16, 2019

The Matchmaker

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Black Box Theatre in Building 5
7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
The Matchmaker, by Thornton Wilder. Playing November 15-24. Admission is FREE! Wilder’s uproarious farce about love and money stars the irrepressible busybody, Dolly Gallagher Levi, who inspired the Broadway musical, Hello, Dolly! Through Dolly’s subtle machinations, several unlikely couples come together to find happiness in 19th-century New York. Our production will feature a 21st century update, keeping the comedy and its meaning fresh and relevant. Rated PG. Email theatre@dmacc.edu to reserve seats.
November 17, 2019

The Matchmaker

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Black Box Theatre in Building 5
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
The Matchmaker, by Thornton Wilder. Playing November 15-24. Admission is FREE! Wilder’s uproarious farce about love and money stars the irrepressible busybody, Dolly Gallagher Levi, who inspired the Broadway musical, Hello, Dolly! Through Dolly’s subtle machinations, several unlikely couples come together to find happiness in 19th-century New York. Our production will feature a 21st century update, keeping the comedy and its meaning fresh and relevant. Rated PG. Email theatre@dmacc.edu to reserve seats.
November 21, 2019

The Matchmaker

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Black Box Theatre in Building 5
7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
The Matchmaker, by Thornton Wilder. Playing November 15-24. Admission is FREE! Wilder’s uproarious farce about love and money stars the irrepressible busybody, Dolly Gallagher Levi, who inspired the Broadway musical, Hello, Dolly! Through Dolly’s subtle machinations, several unlikely couples come together to find happiness in 19th-century New York. Our production will feature a 21st century update, keeping the comedy and its meaning fresh and relevant. Rated PG. Email theatre@dmacc.edu to reserve seats.
November 22, 2019

The Matchmaker

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Black Box Theatre in Building 5
7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
The Matchmaker, by Thornton Wilder. Playing November 15-24. Admission is FREE! Wilder’s uproarious farce about love and money stars the irrepressible busybody, Dolly Gallagher Levi, who inspired the Broadway musical, Hello, Dolly! Through Dolly’s subtle machinations, several unlikely couples come together to find happiness in 19th-century New York. Our production will feature a 21st century update, keeping the comedy and its meaning fresh and relevant. Rated PG. Email theatre@dmacc.edu to reserve seats.
November 23, 2019

The Matchmaker

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Black Box Theatre in Building 5
7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
The Matchmaker, by Thornton Wilder. Playing November 15-24. Admission is FREE! Wilder’s uproarious farce about love and money stars the irrepressible busybody, Dolly Gallagher Levi, who inspired the Broadway musical, Hello, Dolly! Through Dolly’s subtle machinations, several unlikely couples come together to find happiness in 19th-century New York. Our production will feature a 21st century update, keeping the comedy and its meaning fresh and relevant. Rated PG. Email theatre@dmacc.edu to reserve seats.
November 24, 2019

The Matchmaker

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Black Box Theatre in Building 5
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
The Matchmaker, by Thornton Wilder. Playing November 15-24. Admission is FREE! Wilder’s uproarious farce about love and money stars the irrepressible busybody, Dolly Gallagher Levi, who inspired the Broadway musical, Hello, Dolly! Through Dolly’s subtle machinations, several unlikely couples come together to find happiness in 19th-century New York. Our production will feature a 21st century update, keeping the comedy and its meaning fresh and relevant. Rated PG. Email theatre@dmacc.edu to reserve seats.
January 15, 2020

Theatre Auditions

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Black Box Theatre in Building 5
7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Auditions for our Spring productions - Circle Mirror Transformation by Annie Baker and Guys and Dolls, music & lyrics by Frank Loesser, book by Abe Burrows and Jo Swerling - will be held on January 15 & 16 at 7 pm in the Black Box Theatre in Building 5. All DMACC students are encouraged to audition. Auditions will consist of readings from the plays, short musical selections, and a brief selection of choreography. Email Program Chair, Carl Lindberg at celindberg@dmacc.edu with questions.
January 16, 2020

Theatre Auditions

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Black Box Theatre in Building 5
7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Auditions for our Spring productions - Circle Mirror Transformation by Annie Baker and Guys and Dolls, music & lyrics by Frank Loesser, book by Abe Burrows and Jo Swerling - will be held on January 15 & 16 at 7 pm in the Black Box Theatre in Building 5. All DMACC students are encouraged to audition. Auditions will consist of readings from the plays, short musical selections, and a brief selection of choreography. Email Program Chair, Carl Lindberg at celindberg@dmacc.edu with questions.
February 28, 2020

Circle Mirror Transformation

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Black Box Theatre in Building 5
7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
Circle Mirror Transformation, by Annie Baker. Playing February 28-March 8. Admission is FREE! When four lost New Englanders who enroll in Marty's six-week-long community-center drama class begin to experiment with harmless games, hearts are quietly torn apart, and tiny wars of epic proportions are waged and won. A beautifully crafted diorama, a petri dish in which we see, with hilarious detail and clarity, the antic sadness of a motley quintet. Rated R. Email theatre@dmacc.edu to reserve seats.
February 29, 2020

Circle Mirror Transformation

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Black Box Theatre in Building 5
7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
Circle Mirror Transformation, by Annie Baker. Playing February 28-March 8. Admission is FREE! When four lost New Englanders who enroll in Marty's six-week-long community-center drama class begin to experiment with harmless games, hearts are quietly torn apart, and tiny wars of epic proportions are waged and won. A beautifully crafted diorama, a petri dish in which we see, with hilarious detail and clarity, the antic sadness of a motley quintet. Rated R. Email theatre@dmacc.edu to reserve seats.
March 1, 2020

Circle Mirror Transformation

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Black Box Theatre in Building 5
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Circle Mirror Transformation, by Annie Baker. Playing February 28-March 8. Admission is FREE! When four lost New Englanders who enroll in Marty's six-week-long community-center drama class begin to experiment with harmless games, hearts are quietly torn apart, and tiny wars of epic proportions are waged and won. A beautifully crafted diorama, a petri dish in which we see, with hilarious detail and clarity, the antic sadness of a motley quintet. Rated R. Email theatre@dmacc.edu to reserve seats.
March 5, 2020

Circle Mirror Transformation

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Black Box Theatre in Building 5
7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
Circle Mirror Transformation, by Annie Baker. Playing February 28-March 8. Admission is FREE! When four lost New Englanders who enroll in Marty's six-week-long community-center drama class begin to experiment with harmless games, hearts are quietly torn apart, and tiny wars of epic proportions are waged and won. A beautifully crafted diorama, a petri dish in which we see, with hilarious detail and clarity, the antic sadness of a motley quintet. Rated R. Email theatre@dmacc.edu to reserve seats.
March 6, 2020

Circle Mirror Transformation

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Black Box Theatre in Building 5
7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
Circle Mirror Transformation, by Annie Baker. Playing February 28-March 8. Admission is FREE! When four lost New Englanders who enroll in Marty's six-week-long community-center drama class begin to experiment with harmless games, hearts are quietly torn apart, and tiny wars of epic proportions are waged and won. A beautifully crafted diorama, a petri dish in which we see, with hilarious detail and clarity, the antic sadness of a motley quintet. Rated R. Email theatre@dmacc.edu to reserve seats.
March 7, 2020

Circle Mirror Transformation

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Black Box Theatre in Building 5
7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
Circle Mirror Transformation, by Annie Baker. Playing February 28-March 8. Admission is FREE! When four lost New Englanders who enroll in Marty's six-week-long community-center drama class begin to experiment with harmless games, hearts are quietly torn apart, and tiny wars of epic proportions are waged and won. A beautifully crafted diorama, a petri dish in which we see, with hilarious detail and clarity, the antic sadness of a motley quintet. Rated R. Email theatre@dmacc.edu to reserve seats.
March 8, 2020

Circle Mirror Transformation

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Black Box Theatre in Building 5
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Circle Mirror Transformation, by Annie Baker. Playing February 28-March 8. Admission is FREE! When four lost New Englanders who enroll in Marty's six-week-long community-center drama class begin to experiment with harmless games, hearts are quietly torn apart, and tiny wars of epic proportions are waged and won. A beautifully crafted diorama, a petri dish in which we see, with hilarious detail and clarity, the antic sadness of a motley quintet. Rated R. Email theatre@dmacc.edu to reserve seats.