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November 16, 2018

Reading of Miss Julie - a play by August Strindberg by DMACC Ankeny Theater

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Black Box Theater
12:15 PM – 1:45 PM
November 19, 2018

Positive Mental Health Workshop: Relax…But How?

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Building 1, Room 54
10:10 AM – 11:05 AM
Identify stress - what it feels like, where it comes from, and how it impacts us - and then explore easy strategies for managing stress and simple relaxation techniques.
November 27, 2018

Relax…!

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 116
2:25 PM – 3:20 PM
In this workshop you will learn how to relax through guided imagery, deep breathing, and meditation.

Retro Game Night

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Building 5 - Conference Center
5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Come play all your favorite games on Wii, PS2, PS3, Sega, Nintendo, Super Nintendo and more! FREE food will be provided. Sponsored by: Campus Recreation and SAC (Ankeny Student Activities Council)
November 28, 2018

Affordable Holidays & Winter Break

Campus: Urban
Location: Library Classroom
12:15 PM – 12:45 PM
Come find out how to make the winter holidays AND winter break a little more affordable. Worried about presents, food, or what to do with your kids over break? Come to this workshop for ideas.

College to Career Lunch-and-Learn Series: Amy Wallman Madden, Human Services

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 126
12:15 PM – 1:00 PM
Let these Des Moines-area professionals show you what it takes to have a fulfilling career. With their richly diverse backrounds and experiences, each speaker will offer insight into his or her industry while providing advice on hot to navigate the transition from college to a successful career. Lunch provided to the first 30 attendees.

Glow in the Dark Volleyball Tournament

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Trail Point Wellness Gym 1 - Bldg 5
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Come join the fun and participate in a game of Glow Volleyball! Registration deadline is Nov. 24th at 4 pm. Register online at www.imleagues.com. Sponsored by: Campus Recreation and SAC (Ankeny Student Activities Council)
November 29, 2018

Positive Mental Health Workshop: All About Test Anxiety

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Building 1, Room 54
2:30 PM – 3:30 PM
Explore test anxiety and the debilitating effects that irrational fears can have on your academics, as well as tips to work with test anxiety to harness its positive effects.
December 3, 2018

St. Lucia Day

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Building 5 across from Café X
11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Sweden International Year Event - Buy pepparkakor cookies to raise money for student scholarships
December 4, 2018

Positive Mental Health Workshop: Depression 101

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Building 1, Room 54
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Learn to recognize the warning signs of depression and how you can help a friend, family member, or even a stranger when they are in need, and especially when they are in crisis.
December 6, 2018

Relax…!

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 109
11:15 AM – 12:10 PM
In this workshop you will learn how to relax through guided imagery, deep breathing, and meditation.
January 15, 2019

Theatre Auditions

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Black Box Theatre in Building 5
7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Fuddy Meers auditions will be held in the Black Box Theatre in Building 5 on January 15 at 7 pm and January 16 at 2:30 pm. Auditions will consist of readings from the play. Everyone is encouraged to audition. Performances will be March 1-9 and rehearsals will begin on January 27. Email theatre@dmacc.edu for more info.
January 16, 2019

Theatre Auditions

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Black Box Theatre in Building 5
2:30 PM – 4:30 PM
Fuddy Meers auditions will be held in the Black Box Theatre in Building 5 on January 15 at 7 pm and January 16 at 2:30 pm. Auditions will consist of readings from the play. Everyone is encouraged to audition. Performances will be March 1-9 and rehearsals will begin on January 27. Email theatre@dmacc.edu for more info.
March 1, 2019

Fuddy Meers

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Black Box Theatre in Building 5
7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
Fuddy Meers by David Lindsay-Abaire Directed by Carl Lindberg Playing at the Black Box Theatre in Building 5 March 1 and 2 at 7:30 pm March 3 at 2 pm March 7, 8, and 9 at 7:30 pm Admission is FREE Rated-R Please email theatre@dmacc.edu to reserve seats. About Fuddy Meers Claire has a rare form of psychogenic amnesia that erases her memory whenever she goes to sleep. This morning, like all mornings, she wakes up a blank slate. Claire is whisked away from her chipper husband by a limping, lisping, half-deaf man to the home of her mother, whose speech has been reduced to gibberish by a stroke. Along the way they deal with a dimwitted thug and his foul-mouthed puppet, her perpetually stoned son, and a claustrophobic lady cop.Every twist and turn in this zany, funhouse plot bring Claire closer to revealing the truth.
March 2, 2019

Fuddy Meers

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Black Box Theatre in Building 5
7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
Fuddy Meers by David Lindsay-Abaire Directed by Carl Lindberg Playing at the Black Box Theatre in Building 5 March 1 and 2 at 7:30 pm March 3 at 2 pm March 7, 8, and 9 at 7:30 pm Admission is FREE Rated-R Please email theatre@dmacc.edu to reserve seats. About Fuddy Meers Claire has a rare form of psychogenic amnesia that erases her memory whenever she goes to sleep. This morning, like all mornings, she wakes up a blank slate. Claire is whisked away from her chipper husband by a limping, lisping, half-deaf man to the home of her mother, whose speech has been reduced to gibberish by a stroke. Along the way they deal with a dimwitted thug and his foul-mouthed puppet, her perpetually stoned son, and a claustrophobic lady cop.Every twist and turn in this zany, funhouse plot bring Claire closer to revealing the truth.
March 3, 2019

Fuddy Meers

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Black Box Theatre in Building 5
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Fuddy Meers by David Lindsay-Abaire Directed by Carl Lindberg Playing at the Black Box Theatre in Building 5 March 1 and 2 at 7:30 pm March 3 at 2 pm March 7, 8, and 9 at 7:30 pm Admission is FREE Rated-R Please email theatre@dmacc.edu to reserve seats. About Fuddy Meers Claire has a rare form of psychogenic amnesia that erases her memory whenever she goes to sleep. This morning, like all mornings, she wakes up a blank slate. Claire is whisked away from her chipper husband by a limping, lisping, half-deaf man to the home of her mother, whose speech has been reduced to gibberish by a stroke. Along the way they deal with a dimwitted thug and his foul-mouthed puppet, her perpetually stoned son, and a claustrophobic lady cop.Every twist and turn in this zany, funhouse plot bring Claire closer to revealing the truth.
March 7, 2019

Fuddy Meers

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Black Box Theatre in Building 5
7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
Fuddy Meers by David Lindsay-Abaire Directed by Carl Lindberg Playing at the Black Box Theatre in Building 5 March 1 and 2 at 7:30 pm March 3 at 2 pm March 7, 8, and 9 at 7:30 pm Admission is FREE Rated-R Please email theatre@dmacc.edu to reserve seats. About Fuddy Meers Claire has a rare form of psychogenic amnesia that erases her memory whenever she goes to sleep. This morning, like all mornings, she wakes up a blank slate. Claire is whisked away from her chipper husband by a limping, lisping, half-deaf man to the home of her mother, whose speech has been reduced to gibberish by a stroke. Along the way they deal with a dimwitted thug and his foul-mouthed puppet, her perpetually stoned son, and a claustrophobic lady cop.Every twist and turn in this zany, funhouse plot bring Claire closer to revealing the truth.
March 8, 2019

Fuddy Meers

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Black Box Theatre in Building 5
7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
Fuddy Meers by David Lindsay-Abaire Directed by Carl Lindberg Playing at the Black Box Theatre in Building 5 March 1 and 2 at 7:30 pm March 3 at 2 pm March 7, 8, and 9 at 7:30 pm Admission is FREE Rated-R Please email theatre@dmacc.edu to reserve seats. About Fuddy Meers Claire has a rare form of psychogenic amnesia that erases her memory whenever she goes to sleep. This morning, like all mornings, she wakes up a blank slate. Claire is whisked away from her chipper husband by a limping, lisping, half-deaf man to the home of her mother, whose speech has been reduced to gibberish by a stroke. Along the way they deal with a dimwitted thug and his foul-mouthed puppet, her perpetually stoned son, and a claustrophobic lady cop.Every twist and turn in this zany, funhouse plot bring Claire closer to revealing the truth.
March 9, 2019

Fuddy Meers

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Black Box Theatre in Building 5
7:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Fuddy Meers by David Lindsay-Abaire Directed by Carl Lindberg Playing at the Black Box Theatre in Building 5 March 1 and 2 at 7:30 pm March 3 at 2 pm March 7, 8, and 9 at 7:30 pm Admission is FREE Rated-R Please email theatre@dmacc.edu to reserve seats. About Fuddy Meers Claire has a rare form of psychogenic amnesia that erases her memory whenever she goes to sleep. This morning, like all mornings, she wakes up a blank slate. Claire is whisked away from her chipper husband by a limping, lisping, half-deaf man to the home of her mother, whose speech has been reduced to gibberish by a stroke. Along the way they deal with a dimwitted thug and his foul-mouthed puppet, her perpetually stoned son, and a claustrophobic lady cop.Every twist and turn in this zany, funhouse plot bring Claire closer to revealing the truth.
June 22, 2019

SSS! Love's Labor's Lost

Campus: Ankeny
Location: the Library in Building 6
2:00 PM – 3:15 PM
Summer Short Shakespeare '19 - Love's Labor's Lost by William Shakespeare Adapted and Directed by Carl Lindberg Playing inside the Ankeny Campus Library in Building 6 June 22 at 2 & 7:30 pm June 23 at 2 pm June 28 at 7:30 pm June 29 at 2 & 7:30 pm Admission is FREE Rated PG-13 About Summer Short Shakespeare Every summer we will look to perform one of Shakespeare's plays in about 75-minutes in a non-traditional theatre space. About Love's Labor's Lost King Ferdinand and some of his gentlemen followers have decided to dedicate three years to study. To prove their devotion to learning they agree to fast, sleep little, and see no women. But the beautiful Princess of France and her friends have just arrived... How long will the This comedy of of wit in our SSS! production will be infused with contemporary music and pop culture references.

SSS! Love's Labor's Lost

Campus: Ankeny
Location: the Library in Building 6
7:30 PM – 8:45 PM
Summer Short Shakespeare '19 - Love's Labor's Lost by William Shakespeare Adapted and Directed by Carl Lindberg Playing inside the Ankeny Campus Library in Building 6 June 22 at 2 & 7:30 pm June 23 at 2 pm June 28 at 7:30 pm June 29 at 2 & 7:30 pm Admission is FREE Rated PG-13 About Summer Short Shakespeare Every summer we will look to perform one of Shakespeare's plays in about 75-minutes in a non-traditional theatre space. About Love's Labor's Lost King Ferdinand and some of his gentlemen followers have decided to dedicate three years to study. To prove their devotion to learning they agree to fast, sleep little, and see no women. But the beautiful Princess of France and her friends have just arrived... How long will the This comedy of of wit in our SSS! production will be infused with contemporary music and pop culture references.
June 23, 2019

SSS! Love's Labor's Lost

Campus: Ankeny
Location: the Library in Building 6
2:00 PM – 3:15 PM
Summer Short Shakespeare '19 - Love's Labor's Lost by William Shakespeare Adapted and Directed by Carl Lindberg Playing inside the Ankeny Campus Library in Building 6 June 22 at 2 & 7:30 pm June 23 at 2 pm June 28 at 7:30 pm June 29 at 2 & 7:30 pm Admission is FREE Rated PG-13 About Summer Short Shakespeare Every summer we will look to perform one of Shakespeare's plays in about 75-minutes in a non-traditional theatre space. About Love's Labor's Lost King Ferdinand and some of his gentlemen followers have decided to dedicate three years to study. To prove their devotion to learning they agree to fast, sleep little, and see no women. But the beautiful Princess of France and her friends have just arrived... How long will the This comedy of of wit in our SSS! production will be infused with contemporary music and pop culture references.
June 28, 2019

SSS! Love's Labor's Lost

Campus: Ankeny
Location: the Library in Building 6
7:30 PM – 8:45 PM
Summer Short Shakespeare '19 - Love's Labor's Lost by William Shakespeare Adapted and Directed by Carl Lindberg Playing inside the Ankeny Campus Library in Building 6 June 22 at 2 & 7:30 pm June 23 at 2 pm June 28 at 7:30 pm June 29 at 2 & 7:30 pm Admission is FREE Rated PG-13 About Summer Short Shakespeare Every summer we will look to perform one of Shakespeare's plays in about 75-minutes in a non-traditional theatre space. About Love's Labor's Lost King Ferdinand and some of his gentlemen followers have decided to dedicate three years to study. To prove their devotion to learning they agree to fast, sleep little, and see no women. But the beautiful Princess of France and her friends have just arrived... How long will the This comedy of of wit in our SSS! production will be infused with contemporary music and pop culture references.
June 29, 2019

SSS! Love's Labor's Lost

Campus: Ankeny
Location: the Library in Building 6
2:00 PM – 3:15 PM
Summer Short Shakespeare '19 - Love's Labor's Lost by William Shakespeare Adapted and Directed by Carl Lindberg Playing inside the Ankeny Campus Library in Building 6 June 22 at 2 & 7:30 pm June 23 at 2 pm June 28 at 7:30 pm June 29 at 2 & 7:30 pm Admission is FREE Rated PG-13 About Summer Short Shakespeare Every summer we will look to perform one of Shakespeare's plays in about 75-minutes in a non-traditional theatre space. About Love's Labor's Lost King Ferdinand and some of his gentlemen followers have decided to dedicate three years to study. To prove their devotion to learning they agree to fast, sleep little, and see no women. But the beautiful Princess of France and her friends have just arrived... How long will the This comedy of of wit in our SSS! production will be infused with contemporary music and pop culture references.

SSS! Love's Labor's Lost

Campus: Ankeny
Location: the Library in Building 6
7:30 PM – 8:45 PM
Summer Short Shakespeare '19 - Love's Labor's Lost by William Shakespeare Adapted and Directed by Carl Lindberg Playing inside the Ankeny Campus Library in Building 6 June 22 at 2 & 7:30 pm June 23 at 2 pm June 28 at 7:30 pm June 29 at 2 & 7:30 pm Admission is FREE Rated PG-13 About Summer Short Shakespeare Every summer we will look to perform one of Shakespeare's plays in about 75-minutes in a non-traditional theatre space. About Love's Labor's Lost King Ferdinand and some of his gentlemen followers have decided to dedicate three years to study. To prove their devotion to learning they agree to fast, sleep little, and see no women. But the beautiful Princess of France and her friends have just arrived... How long will the This comedy of of wit in our SSS! production will be infused with contemporary music and pop culture references.