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Check out all the upcoming DMACC Student Events.  Want to find an event specific to your campus? Visit our Events by Campus page.

August 21, 2019

Back 2 School Bash!

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Building 5 - Courtyard
11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
FREE food, SAC giveaways, music and outdoor games! Sponsored by: Ankeny Student Activities Council (SAC) and Campus Recreation
August 22, 2019

Back to School Breakfast Snacks

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Building 5 - Student Center
8:30 AM – 10:00 AM
Stop by and start your day with a FREE breakfast snack! Sponsored by: Ankeny Student Activities Council (SAC)
August 23, 2019

FREE Coffee Friday!

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Building 5 - Student Center
8:30 AM – 10:00 AM
Start your day the right way by enjoying a FREE cup on coffee! Sponsored by: Ankeny Student Activities Council (SAC)
August 26, 2019

Fall FunFest

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Building 5 - Courtyard
10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Fun activities and much more....... Sponsored by: Ankeny Student Activities Council (SAC)
August 28, 2019

Back to School Bingo

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Building 5 - Student Center
12:15 PM – 1:00 PM
Come play bingo and win FREE groceries and items for your apartment! Sponsored by: Ankeny Student Activities Council (SAC)
August 29, 2019

Back to School Candy Survival "Sweet Break"

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Building 5 - Student Center
11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Take a break and pick up some FREE candy! Sponsored by: Ankeny Student Activities Council (SAC)
August 30, 2019

FREE Popcorn Friday

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Building 5 - Student Center
11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
Stop by and enjoy a free bag of fresh popcorn and a bottle of water! Sponsored by: Ankeny Student Activities Council (SAC)
September 3, 2019

Theatre Auditions

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Black Box Theatre in Building 5
7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Auditions for our Fall productions - A Midnight Dreary by Scott Dixon and The Matchmaker by Thornton Wilder - will be held on Tuesday, September 3 & Wednesday, September 4 at 7 pm in the Black Box Theatre in Building 5. Auditions will consist of readings from the plays. Everyone is encouraged to audition. Please email Program Chair, Carl Lindberg at celindberg@dmacc.edu with questions.
September 4, 2019

Dive Into DMACC

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Building 5 - Courtyard
10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Visit with clubs and departments and find out what DMACC has to offer and how you can get involved! FREEBIES too! Sponsored by: Ankeny Student Activities Council (SAC)

Theatre Auditions

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Black Box Theatre in Building 5
7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Auditions for our Fall productions - A Midnight Dreary by Scott Dixon and The Matchmaker by Thornton Wilder - will be held on Tuesday, September 3 & Wednesday, September 4 at 7 pm in the Black Box Theatre in Building 5. Auditions will consist of readings from the plays. Everyone is encouraged to audition. Please email Program Chair, Carl Lindberg at celindberg@dmacc.edu with questions.
September 5, 2019

SAC Information Meeting

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Building 5 - Conference Ctr. - Rooms A & J
11:15 AM – 12:15 PM
Interested in becoming a part of the Student Activities Council? Come and find out what we are all about! Sponsored by: Ankeny Student Activities Council (SAC)
September 6, 2019

SAC Information Meeting

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Building 5 - Conference Ctr. - Rooms A & J
12:15 PM – 1:00 PM
Interested in becoming a part of the Student Activities Council? Come and find out what we are all about! Sponsored by: Ankeny Student Activities Council (SAC)
September 11, 2019

All About Ankeny

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Building 5 - Courtyard
10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Come and learn about the Ankeny Metro, job opportunites and pick up some FREEBIES! Sponsored by: Ankeny Student Activities Council (SAC)
September 12, 2019

Canoe Races

Campus: Ankeny
Location: DMACC Lake
4:00 PM – 5:30 PM
Sign up your team of 2! Students will be competing for CASH prizes and Staff/Faculty will be competing for the Battle for the Paddle! Sponsored by: Ankeny Student Activities Council (SAC) and Campus Recreation
October 11, 2019

A Midnight Dreary

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Black Box Theatre in Building 5
7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
A Midnight Dreary by Scott Dixon Playing October 11-20 Admission is FREE In this surreal and theatrical journey, Edgar Allan Poe awakens in a hospital bed, his mind wandering through memories of his life and work. But is he lost in a labyrinth of his own making, or being given one last chance to prove himself to his greatest critic? Mixed with poetry, horror, and circumstances from Poe's life, this Iowa premier is sure to stimulate and entertain audiences. Rated PG-13 Email theatre@dmacc.edu to reserve seats.
October 12, 2019

A Midnight Dreary

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Black Box Theatre in Building 5
7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
A Midnight Dreary, by Scott Dixon. Playing October 11-20. Admission is FREE! In this surreal and theatrical journey, Edgar Allan Poe awakens in a hospital bed, his mind wandering through memories of his life and work. But is he lost in a labyrinth of his own making, or being given one last chance to prove himself to his greatest critic? Mixed with poetry, horror, and circumstances from Poe's life, this Iowa premier is sure to stimulate and entertain audiences. Rated PG-13. Email theatre@dmacc.edu to reserve seats.
October 13, 2019

A Midnight Dreary

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Black Box Theatre in Building 5
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
A Midnight Dreary, by Scott Dixon. Playing October 11-20. Admission is FREE! In this surreal and theatrical journey, Edgar Allan Poe awakens in a hospital bed, his mind wandering through memories of his life and work. But is he lost in a labyrinth of his own making, or being given one last chance to prove himself to his greatest critic? Mixed with poetry, horror, and circumstances from Poe's life, this Iowa premier is sure to stimulate and entertain audiences. Rated PG-13. Email theatre@dmacc.edu to reserve seats.
October 17, 2019

A Midnight Dreary

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Black Box Theatre in Building 5
7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
A Midnight Dreary, by Scott Dixon. Playing October 11-20. Admission is FREE! In this surreal and theatrical journey, Edgar Allan Poe awakens in a hospital bed, his mind wandering through memories of his life and work. But is he lost in a labyrinth of his own making, or being given one last chance to prove himself to his greatest critic? Mixed with poetry, horror, and circumstances from Poe's life, this Iowa premier is sure to stimulate and entertain audiences. Rated PG-13. Email theatre@dmacc.edu to reserve seats.
October 18, 2019

A Midnight Dreary

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Black Box Theatre in Building 5
7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
A Midnight Dreary, by Scott Dixon. Playing October 11-20. Admission is FREE! In this surreal and theatrical journey, Edgar Allan Poe awakens in a hospital bed, his mind wandering through memories of his life and work. But is he lost in a labyrinth of his own making, or being given one last chance to prove himself to his greatest critic? Mixed with poetry, horror, and circumstances from Poe's life, this Iowa premier is sure to stimulate and entertain audiences. Rated PG-13. Email theatre@dmacc.edu to reserve seats.
October 19, 2019

A Midnight Dreary

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Black Box Theatre in Building 5
7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
A Midnight Dreary, by Scott Dixon. Playing October 11-20. Admission is FREE! In this surreal and theatrical journey, Edgar Allan Poe awakens in a hospital bed, his mind wandering through memories of his life and work. But is he lost in a labyrinth of his own making, or being given one last chance to prove himself to his greatest critic? Mixed with poetry, horror, and circumstances from Poe's life, this Iowa premier is sure to stimulate and entertain audiences. Rated PG-13. Email theatre@dmacc.edu to reserve seats.
October 20, 2019

A Midnight Dreary

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Black Box Theatre in Building 5
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
A Midnight Dreary, by Scott Dixon. Playing October 11-20. Admission is FREE! In this surreal and theatrical journey, Edgar Allan Poe awakens in a hospital bed, his mind wandering through memories of his life and work. But is he lost in a labyrinth of his own making, or being given one last chance to prove himself to his greatest critic? Mixed with poetry, horror, and circumstances from Poe's life, this Iowa premier is sure to stimulate and entertain audiences. Rated PG-13. Email theatre@dmacc.edu to reserve seats.
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.