Event Calendar

Upcoming Events for June and July 2019

Information is correct at the time of release and supersedes previously released information. 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:

Monday, July 1
“Del Mar. Delivered.” Admissions and Financial Aid Workshops at Del Mar College

Need assistance completing your admissions or financial aid applications, seeking information about testing or just have general questions? This “Del Mar. Delivered.” workshop will provide prospective students the opportunity to visit with campus representatives after normal working hours to take a closer look into financial aid assistance and a program of interest. Learn more about the College’s enrollment process and various programs available to start your career.

  • Monday, July 1, 4 to 7 p.m., Room 127, Student Enrollment Center, Harvin Student Center, Del Mar College East Campus, Ayers and Baldwin, free.
  • For more information, call 698-1290 or email enroll@delmar.edu.

Ongoing through Tuesday, July 2
Summer II and Fall 2019 Advising and Registration at Del Mar College

Register now to get the classes you need at the times you want for Summer Session II and Fall 2019 credit courses. Registration is online or in students’ academic departments. Declared majors should seek advising services through their academic departments during regular business hours. Students who are undeclared majors or liberal arts majors should complete advising in the Student Enrollment Centers in the East Campus Harvin Student Center or the West Campus Coleman Center. First day of classes for Summer II session is Monday, July 8.

  • Ongoing, Summer II and Fall 2019 Registration, Student Enrollment Center, Harvin Student Center, Del Mar College East, Ayers and Baldwin, 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays and 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Fridays, Coleman Center, Student Enrollment Center, West Campus, Old Brownsville and Airport Roads, 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays and 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Fridays
  • For more info, call 698-1290, 698-1741 or 1-800-652-3357 or email enroll@delmar.edu or visit www.delmar.edu/registration.

Thursday, July 4
Independence Day Holiday Closing at Del Mar College
 

Del Mar College will be closed in observance of Independence Day, including the East and West Campuses, the Northwest Center in Calallen and the Center for Economic Development. Offices will reopen at 7:30 a.m. on Friday, July 5.

Friday, July 5
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 2019-2020 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Individuals need to bring their 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.

  • Friday, July 5, 10 a.m. to noon, 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.

Monday, July 8
First Day of Summer II Classes at Del Mar College

Classes for 6-week summer sessions begin at Del Mar College. For more information about schedules, go to www.delmar.edu.

Tuesday, July 16
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 2019-2020 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Individuals need to bring their 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.

  • Tuesday, July 16, 3 to 5 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.

Wednesday, July 17
Early Registration and Payment Deadline for Fall Credit Courses at Del Mar College

Haven’t registered for fall credit courses at Del Mar College, yet? Don’t wait. July 17 is the tuition and fees payment deadline for courses registered on or before July 17. Regular fall semester credit courses begin Monday, Aug. 26. Get details at www.delmar.edu/registration. Declared majors should seek advising services through their academic departments during regular business hours. Undeclared majors or liberal arts majors should complete advising in the Student Enrollment Centers in the East Campus Harvin Student Center or West Campus Coleman Center. Other registration and payment opportunities will be available, but classes may be limited. So, don’t wait!

  • Wednesday, July 17, First Fall 2019 Registration and Payment Deadline, Student Enrollment Center, Harvin Student Center, DMC East Campus, Ayers and Baldwin, 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays and 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Fridays or Coleman Center Student Enrollment Center, DMC West Campus, Old Brownsville and Airport Roads, 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays and 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Fridays
  • For more info, call 698-1290 or 698-1741 or 1-800-652-3357 or email enroll@delmar.edu or visit www.delmar.edu/registration.

Friday, July 26
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 2019-2020 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Individuals need to bring their 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.

  • Friday, July 26, 10 a.m. to noon, 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 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:

Monday through Thursday, July 1-11
Splish Splash! Youth Aquatics Session 3 Swimming Lessons at Del Mar College

Registration currently underway for Del Mar College’s Youth Aquatics swimming lessons for elementary and middle school students. Two lesson times—4:30 p.m. and 5:30 p.m.—for eight 45-minute lessons are offered in the Aquatic Center in the Kinesiology Complex on Baldwin Blvd. on Del Mar College’s East Campus. (No class July 4; class will be held at 4:30 and 5:30 p.m. on Friday, July 5.Tuition is $50 and must be paid at time of registration. Youth must be age six by Aug. 1, 2019, and/or 12 years of age or younger to qualify for the program (no exceptions). Organizers recommend that students be at least 48 inches in height. Students will be assigned to an instructor according to skill level––beginner, intermediate and advanced swimmer. Parents or guardians are required to present a birth certificate and Social Security card at time of registration.

  • Monday through Thursday, July 1-11, 4:30 p.m. or 5:30 p.m., register in person at Del Mar College Center for Economic Development, 3209 Staples, $50 tuition
  • For more information, contact DMC Continuing Education at 698-2122 or ce@delmar.edu.

 

Drama:

No events at this time. 

 

Music:

No events at this time.

 

Special Events & Activities:

Wednesday, June 26
“Small Business Orientation” Presented by the Del Mar College Small Business Development Center

Join the Del Mar College Small Business Development Center for their Small Business Orientation designed to provide prospective new business owners with information they need to start a successful business. Topics will cover services provided by the Small Business Development Center, Starting a Small Business, Small Business Loans and Financing Requirements, Business Plan, Licensing/Permit Information, Resources Available, along with a session for Q&A. The event is free. Register at www.seminarscc.com.

  • Wednesday, June 26, 4 to 6 p.m., Del Mar College Center for Economic Development, 3209 S. Staples, free.
  • For more information, call 698-2422 or email mbenavides11@delmar.edu.

Thursday, June 27
Del Mar College Corporate Services Offering Development Dimensions International’s “Communicating for Leadership Success,” a Four-hour Course as Part of Corporate College Leadership Series

Today’s organizations need leaders who can do and be more to succeed in a complex work environment. Frontline leaders with strong interpersonal skills get things done by mobilizing and engaging others. Development Dimensions International’s (DDI) “Communicating for Leadership Success” is a foundation course that will teach you how to communicate effectively to spark action in others. This four-hour course covers the “Interaction Essentials needed to handle the variety of challenges and opportunities encountered every day in the workplace and beyond. You’ll learn to achieve results by building strong interpersonal relationships; plan successful in-person and virtual interaction; provide meaningful, supportive feedback that motivates and helps individuals improve performance; and impact business outcomes by consistently meeting personal and practical needs of others. Del Mar College is the only DDI education partner in the Coastal Bend. Get world-class training locally without spending those extra dollars on costly travel expenses! Cost is $249 per person, and businesses may be eligible for tuition funds through the Texas Workforce Commission’s Skills for Small Business grant. To get more details and discuss grant eligibility, call 698-2408 or email corporate@delmar.edu. For information about the Del Mar College Corporate College Leadership Series and upcoming courses, visit http://delmar.edu/continuing-education/corporate-services/corporate-college.html.

  • Thursday, June 27, 8 a.m. until noon, DMC Center for Economic Development, 3209 S. Staples, four-hour course cost per person: $249.
  • To register, call the Center for Economic Development at 698-1328.

Thursday, June 27
“Texas Friendly Customer Service Training” Presented by the Del Mar College Small Business Development Center

Want to know about the best practices of customer service? Del Mar College’s Small Business Development Center is offering “Texas Friendly Customer Service Training.” The Texas Friendly model provides training in best practices of customer service, addresses aspects of personal and professional development along with training for improving business practices to help retain customer loyalty. Training will also focus on six hospitality habits necessary for quality customer service, including making a good first impression, knowing your job, knowing your community, communicating clearly, handling problems effectively and making a lasting impression. Other topics emphasize business etiquette, phone courtesy, working with difficult people, handling complaints, cultural etiquette and communication. Participants will also learn how to empower employees, retain loyal customers, provide an edge for your business or community and improve both external and internal customer service. Tuition is $25. Register at www.seminarscc.com.

  • Thursday, June 27, 2 to 4 p.m., Del Mar College Center for Economic Development, 3209 S. Staples, $25 tuition.
  • For more information, call 698-2422 or email mbenavides11@delmar.edu.

Sunday, June 30
Municipal Band FREE Summer Concert at Del Mar College

Join the Municipal Band for their 68th consecutive performance season as they delight music lovers of all ages with free summer concerts featuring a variety of tunes ranging from marches and pops to light classical music and show melodies. Performances are scheduled every Sunday through July 14 under the baton of a variety of conductors. The Municipal Band will perform indoors in the Retama Room (second floor) of the Harvin Student Center on Del Mar College’s East Campus.

  • Sunday, June 30, 8 p.m., Retama Room, Harvin Student Center, Del Mar College East Campus, Kosar at Ayers, free.
  • For more information, contact Municipal Band Business Manager David Irving at 361-877-6215.

Tuesday, July 2
“Facebook Business Pages: Setup and Getting Started” Presented by the Del Mar College Small Business Development Center

43% of B2B (business-to-business) companies and 77% of B2C (business-to-consumer) companies reported that they have acquired a customer through Facebook. Clearly, Facebook has become a key marketing piece for business success. During this two-hour informational workshop, you will learn how to create a Facebook Business Page. Start with the basics and quickly work into more advanced topics, including how to set up a vanity URL, sell your product and services on your page; create, maintain and edit your business page; make use of Facebook apps; and create custom tabs on your business page. Note: You must have a personal Facebook page created prior to the workshop scheduled in a computer lab. Bring your Facebook email username and password. Two instructors will be available to assist attendees one-on-one. Seating is very limited. The workshop is free but requires mandatory RSVP. Register at www.seminarscc.com.

  • Tuesday, July 2, 2 to 4 p.m., Room 127, Del Mar College Center for Economic Development, 3209 S. Staples, free but requires mandatory RSVP.

Wednesday, July 3
“Small Business Orientation” Presented by the Del Mar College Small Business Development Center

Join the Del Mar College Small Business Development Center for their Small Business Orientation designed to provide prospective new business owners with information they need to start a successful business. Topics will cover services provided by the Small Business Development Center, Starting a Small Business, Small Business Loans and Financing Requirements, Business Plan, Licensing/Permit Information, Resources Available, along with a session for Q&A. The event is free. Register at www.seminarscc.com.

  • Wednesday, July 3, 4 to 6 p.m., Del Mar College Center for Economic Development, 3209 S. Staples, free.
  • For more information, call 698-2422 or email mbenavides11@delmar.edu.

Sunday, July 7
Municipal Band FREE Summer Concert at Del Mar College

Join the Municipal Band for their 68th consecutive performance season as they delight music lovers of all ages with free summer concerts featuring a variety of tunes ranging from marches and pops to light classical music and show melodies. Performances scheduled every Sunday through July 14 under the baton of a variety of conductors. The Municipal Band will perform indoors in the Retama Room (second floor) of the Harvin Student Center on Del Mar College’s East Campus.

  • Sunday, July 7, 8 p.m., Retama Room, Harvin Student Center, Del Mar College East Campus, Kosar at Ayers, free.
  • For more information, contact Municipal Band Business Manager David Irving at 361-877-6215.

Sunday, July 14
Municipal Band FREE Summer Concert at Del Mar College

Join the Municipal Band for their 68th consecutive performance season as they delight music lovers of all ages with free summer concerts featuring a variety of tunes ranging from marches and pops to light classical music and show melodies. Performances are under the baton of a variety of conductors. The Municipal Band will perform indoors in the Retama Room (second floor) of the Harvin Student Center on Del Mar College’s East Campus.

  • Sunday, July 14, 8 p.m., Retama Room, Harvin Student Center, Del Mar College East Campus, Kosar at Ayers, free.
  • For more information, contact Municipal Band Business Manager David Irving at 361-877-6215.

Tuesday, July 23
Del Mar College Corporate Services Offering Franklin Covey’s “The 4 Essential Roles of Leadership,” a One-day Course as Part of Corporate College Leadership Series

The world is changing at an unprecedented pace. Leaders make countless decisions and face problems they’ve never encountered before. What worked yesterday can change overnight with the speed relentless and the stakes high. However, the rewards are great for those who can lead a team to consistently achieve extraordinary results. So how can you stay ahead of the curve and differentiate yourself and your team when circumstances change so quickly? Franklin Covey’s “The 4 Essential Roles of Leadership” develops leaders who can master the necessary skills within a unique framework that focuses on who a leader is and what a leader does. You’ll learn to build trust starting with your own character and competence, create a shared vision and strategy through powerful communication that encourages others to join the journey, execute completely your vision and strategy with and through others and develop leadership potential in others that improves performance through consistent feedback and coaching. Del Mar College is the only Franklin Covey education partner in the Coastal Bend. Get world-class training locally without spending those extra dollars on costly travel expenses! Cost is $599 per person, and businesses may be eligible for tuition funds through the Texas Workforce Commission’s Skills for Small Business grant. To get more details and discuss grant eligibility, call 698-2408 or email corporate@delmar.edu. For information about the Del Mar College Corporate College Leadership Series, visit http://delmar.edu/continuing-education/corporate-services/corporate-college.html.

  • Tuesday, July 23, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., DMC Center for Economic Development, 3209 S. Staples, one-day course cost per person: $599.
  • To register, call the Center for Economic Development at 698-1328.

Student Success Center:

No events/activities scheduled at this time.