Event Calendar

Upcoming Events for December 2018 and January 2019

Information is correct at the time of release and supersedes previously released information. A Del Mar College Events and Activities Information Line, 361-698-1600, provides recorded information about DMC-sponsored events for each week. For more information about these or other events, contact College Relations at 361-698-1247 Mondays through Thursdays from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Fridays from 7:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m.

Admissions/Financial Aid Workshops/Deadlines & Registration:

Wednesday, December 19 through Tuesday, January 1
Del Mar College Closes for the Holiday Break

Del Mar College will close for the two-week holiday break at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 18, including DMC East and West, the Northwest Center in Calallen and the Center for Economic Development. Offices will reopen at 7:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2019.

Wednesday, December 19 through Tuesday, January 1
Online Only Registration for Spring 2019 During Del Mar College Holiday Break

Online registration for the spring semester will continue 24/7 during Del Mar College’s two-week holiday break for students with complete admissions files and no holds on their records. Tuition payment deadline is Jan. 2 at 6:30 p.m. for all registrants during this registration period. Spring 2019 credit classes begin Monday, Jan. 14. For registration information and to register, go to www.delmar/registration.

Wednesday, January 2, 2019

Del Mar College offices reopen at 7:30 a.m. with normal business hours. HAPPY NEW YEAR!

Wednesday, January 2
Last Day for Online and On-campus Registration and Tuition Payment Deadline

It’s your last chance before Late Registration! Get registered online if you qualify. Tuition payment due by 6:30 p.m. for on-campus and online registration for Spring 2019 classes for 15- and 16-week sessions, 8-week sessions and the Maymester. For more details, visit www.delmar.edu/registration.

Tuesday, January 8
Del Mar College On-campus and Online Late Registration for Spring 2019 Credit Courses

Del Mar College will hold Late Registration from 7:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. in the East Campus Harvin Student Center and the West Campus Coleman Center. Online registration is also available. Tuition payment is due the same day individuals register. Spring credit classes begin Monday, Jan. 14.

For more information, call 698-1290, 698-1741 or 1-800-652-3357, email enroll@delmar.edu, or visit www.delmar.edu/registration.

Wednesday, January 9
Del Mar College Last Chance On-campus and Online Late Registration for Spring 2019 Credit Courses

Del Mar College will hold individuals’ “very last chance” Late Registration from 7:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. in the East Campus Harvin Student Center and the West Campus Coleman Center. Online registration is also available. Tuition payment is due by 6:30 p.m. the same day. Spring credit classes begin Monday, Jan. 14. 

For more information, call 698-1290, 698-1741 or 1-800-652-3357, email enroll@delmar.edu, or visit www.delmar.edu/registration.

Monday, January 14

Del Mar College Spring 2019 credit courses begin.

Wednesday, January 23
Del Mar College Hosting Financial Aid Workshop

Need assistance completing your financial aid application or have general questions? This Financial Aid workshop will provide prospective students the opportunity to visit with financial aid staff to take a closer look into getting assistance. Representatives will help with the online 2018-2019 or the 2019-2020 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Individuals need to bring their 2016 and/or 2017 Tax Return and W-2 forms, verification of untaxed income, social security numbers and permanent resident information. Learn more about the College and get ready to start your dream career.

  • Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2:30 to 4:30 p.m., Room 103, White Library, Del Mar College East Campus, Naples off Kosar at Staples, free and open to the public. 
  • For more information, call 698-1293 or 698-1726 or email financialaid@delmar.edu.

Thursday, January 31
Del Mar College Hosting Financial Aid Workshop

Need assistance completing your financial aid application or have general questions? This Financial Aid workshop will provide prospective students the opportunity to visit with financial aid staff to take a closer look into getting assistance. Representatives will help with the online 2018-2019 or the 2019-2020 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Individuals need to bring their 2016 and/or 2017 Tax Return and W-2 forms, verification of untaxed income, social security numbers and permanent resident information. Learn more about the College and get ready to start your dream career.

  • Thursday, Jan. 31, 1 to 3 p.m., Room 103, White Library, Del Mar College East Campus, Naples off Kosar at Staples, free and open to the public. 
  • For more information, call 698-1293 or 698-1726 or email financialaid@delmar.edu.

Art:

Ongoing at Del Mar College
Del Mar College William F. White, Jr. Library Sculpture Gallery

Del Mar College’s White Library Sculpture Gallery is a permanent collection of Library Purchase Award winners from the annual National Drawing and Small Sculpture Show that attracts works from some of the most creative contemporary American artists from across the United States. Over the past 50 years, purchase awards by the Del Mar College Art Program and the William F. White, Jr. Library have built an impressive permanent collection and exhibits approximately 48 works of sculpture collected. The Sculpture Gallery is on display through Dec. 18 from 7:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays; from 7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Fridays, AND Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Viewing of the sculpture gallery is free and open to the public. The gallery is also available for viewing online at http://library.delmar.edu/library/gallery/new/galleryhome.html.

  • Ongoing, Sculpture Gallery, Fifth Floor, White Library, Del Mar College East Campus, Naples off Kosar at Staples, free.
  • For more information about the gallery, call 698-1310 or 698-1308. 

 

Continuing Education:

Ongoing through Tuesday, December 18
Through My Lens Student Photo Exhibition at Del Mar College

Take the opportunity to view over 30 photographs created by eight students enrolled in the digital photography class of the Del Mar College Continuing Education program. Participating digital photography students include Amy Currin, Bernice Gonzales, Samantha Kennemer, Shyqeri Kuqi, Ron Lindquist, Hector Perez, Lisa Wright and Nancy Zuniga. Through My Lens continues through 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 18, in the lobby of the DMC Center for Economic Development. Viewing hours are 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays and 9 a.m. until noon on Fridays.

  • Ongoing through 5 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 18Through My Lens Student Photo Exhibition, Del Mar College Center for Economic Development, 3209 S. Staples, free.
  • For more information about the exhibit, contact DMC Continuing Education at 698-2122 or ce@delmar.edu.

Drama:

No events at this time.

Music:

Sunday, December 16
Corpus Christi Municipal Band Holiday Concert
 

The Corpus Christi Municipal Band has the holiday spirit ready to share during the second annual free Holiday Concert. Make plans to attend and wear your best ugly Christmas sweater!

  • Sunday, Dec. 16, 8 p.m., Retama Room, Harvin Student Center, Del Mar College East Campus, Ayers at Kosar, free.

Friday, December 21
Annual Tuba Christmas Concert

Take a break from the holiday rush as nearly 100 tuba, euphonium, baritone and sousaphone musicians play everyone’s favorite Christmas tunes. This musical event promises “Winter Wonderland” memories to get you in the holiday spirit. Area tuba, euphonium and baritone players interested in participating with this year’s Tuba Christmas can attend the rehearsal from 9:30 to 11 a.m. the morning of Dec. 21 in Room 127 in the Center for the Arts at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi (6300 Ocean Drive). Registration to participate begins at 9 a.m. with a $5 registration fee. Tuba Christmas carol books will be available during registration for $15. Hats and scarves will also be available for purchase. Musicians need to provide their own stands for the rehearsal and performance. This year’s conductors are Dan T. Sipes of Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi with Master of Ceremonies filled by retired DMC faculty David Irving. Free parking will be available at the university while street parking is available at Plains Capital Bank.

  • Friday, Dec. 21, noon, Plains Capital Bank, 500 North Shoreline. 
  • For more information about participating as a musician or the Tuba Christmas performance, contact Dan Sipes at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi at 825-5523.

Friday, January 25
Chamber Music Concert with Del Mar College Faculty

Del Mar College Music faculty Shao-Shan Chen, Todd Ehle, Karl Kemm, Neil Sisauyhoat and David Sutanto will present chamber music concert featuring works by Sergei Rachmaninoff, David Maslanka, Evan Chambers and Gao Ping.

  • Friday, Jan. 25, 7:30 p.m., Wolfe Recital Hall, Fine Arts Center Music Building, Del Mar College East Campus, Ayers at Kosar, free.
  • For more information, contact DMC Music Department at 698-1214.

 

Special Events & Activities:

Thursday, December 13
Del Mar College 2018 Fall Semester Graduation

Del Mar College’s Fall 2018 Commencement Ceremony is scheduled at 7 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 13, in the American Bank Center. The College will award approximately 792 certificates, associates degrees and occupational skills awards combined to about 616 prospective December graduates. Nueces County Sheriff J. C. Hooper will servea as this semester’s keynote speaker. Congratulations graduates!

Monday, January 21
Holiday Closing at Del Mar College in Observance of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday

Del Mar College will be closed in observance of the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday, including the East and West Campuses, Northwest Center in Calallen and the Center for Economic Development. Offices will reopen at 7:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 22.