Campus Calendar

Date(s): Fri, 04/20/2018 - 9:00am to 5:30pm
Location: Horticulture Greenhouse

The Spring Plant Sale hosted by the Saddleback College Horticulture and Landscape Design Department will be held on Thursday, April 19, 2018 and Friday, April 20, 2018 from 9 am to 5:30 pm in the Horticulture Greenhouse. A nice selection of vegetable and bedding plants, herbs, succulents, shrubs and handcrafted pottery from the Ceramics Department will be offered. All proceeds support student scholarships. 


Date(s): Fri, 04/20/2018 - 7:30pm
Location: McKinney Theatre

The Saddleback College Dance Department presents the Dance Collective 2018 from Thursday, April 19 through Saturday, April 21, 2018 at 7:30 pm in the McKinney Theatre. 

The collective features twelve premieres of student choreography, showcasing the creativity and innovation of our dance department students.  The concert celebrates a range of styles including contemporary, jazz, hip-hop, and dance theatre.  Join us for an evening of inspiring and emotive dance--from a reimagining of Sleeping Beauty to a sublimely quirky Fosse-inspired quartet, the production includes everything from high-energy hip-hop to graceful and gorgeous contemporary dance! Featuring Artistic Director, Deidre Cavazzi and Choreographers:  Sabrina Alvarez, Peter Arias, Chelsea Blair, Kaitlin Coviello, Melissa Gomes, Jana Karns, Corinne McCall, Erin Milne, Karli Stewart.

Each night, the show lasts approximately 90 minutes, with one intermission.  Parking is in lots 10 and 12.  Tickets are $12 if purchased in advance or $15 at-the-door (available online and at the box office Tuesday - Friday from 12 - 4 pm or one hour before the show).


Date(s): Fri, 04/20/2018 - 7:30pm
Location: LRC Lobby

The "Why We Sign" choral concert will be held on Friday, April 20, 2018 at 7:30 pm in the LRC Lobby. The concert will include music by Dan Forrest, Dale Warland, Maurice Durufle, and Leonard Cohen. This concert features the Saddleback Community Chorale, with conductor Scott Farthing and pianist Pennie Foster. Free admission!


Date(s): Sat, 04/21/2018 - 7:30pm
Location: McKinney Theatre

The Saddleback College Dance Department presents the Dance Collective 2018 from Thursday, April 19 through Saturday, April 21, 2018 at 7:30 pm in the McKinney Theatre. 

The collective features twelve premieres of student choreography, showcasing the creativity and innovation of our dance department students.  The concert celebrates a range of styles including contemporary, jazz, hip-hop, and dance theatre.  Join us for an evening of inspiring and emotive dance--from a reimagining of Sleeping Beauty to a sublimely quirky Fosse-inspired quartet, the production includes everything from high-energy hip-hop to graceful and gorgeous contemporary dance! Featuring Artistic Director, Deidre Cavazzi and Choreographers:  Sabrina Alvarez, Peter Arias, Chelsea Blair, Kaitlin Coviello, Melissa Gomes, Jana Karns, Corinne McCall, Erin Milne, Karli Stewart.

Each night, the show lasts approximately 90 minutes, with one intermission.  Parking is in lots 10 and 12.  Tickets are $12 if purchased in advance or $15 at-the-door (available online and at the box office Tuesday - Friday from 12 - 4 pm or one hour before the show).


Date(s): Mon, 04/23/2018 - 10:00am to 2:00pm
Location: Quad

The International and Diversity Student Council is hosting the "Around the World" event on Monday, April 23, 2018 from 10 am to 2 pm on the Quad. The event will celebrate the culture of different nations. The event is a way for students to become world citizens by enjoying traditional foods from around the world.


Date(s): Mon, 04/23/2018 - 7:30pm
Location: McKinney Theatre

The Saddleback College Jazz Lab will perform a concert on Monday, April 23, 2018 at 7:30 pm in the McKinney Theatre. The concert will feature the music of Sam Rivers, John Coltrane, a world premiere of student composition and a world premiere of a new commission from iSchool in NYC.

Tickets are $10 general; $7 student/seniors (presale only); Child 17 & under free. Tickets may be purchased in person at the Saddleback College ticket office, Tuesday-Friday, noon to 4 p.m. or online at www.saddleback.edu/arts


Date(s): Tue, 04/24/2018 - 9:30am to 1:00pm
Location: McKinney Theatre

One Book, One College will culminate the spring college-wide events with a visit from the author of "Undocumented," Dan-El Padilla Peralta, on Tuesday, April 24, 2018 in the McKinney Theatre.

Schedule:
Dominican-style breakfast at 9:30 am (provided by Saddleback College Culinary Arts program)
Doors open at 10:15 am
Talk and Q&A at 10:45 am
Book signing at 12:30 pm

The event will also include performances by Saddleback's Jazz Studies Combo and Reader's Theatre. Overflow seating featuring a live stream of the talk with the author will be screened in SM 313.

The author will also be visiting the Mission Viejo Public Library on Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at 6 pm. 

This is a free event! For the OBOC schedule of events visit, saddleback.edu/ob1c.


Date(s): Tue, 04/24/2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Location: Village 31-1

The Department of Environmental Studies is hosting Earth Week from April 16-24, 2018. Join them for a week of events centered around recycling, sustainability, conservation, and more!

A lecture on rainwater collection and gardens will be given by Jeremy Samson on Tuesday, April 24, 2018 from 2-3 pm in Village 31-1. Jeremy is a UCI Master Gardener.

For more information, contact Brittany Poloni at bpoloni1@saddleback.edu or at (949) 348-6169.


Date(s): Tue, 04/24/2018 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Location: BGS 356

The SuperFriends Club will be hosting a talent show on Tuesday, April 24, 2018 at 5:30 pm in BGS 356. Club members will perform their talents. This event is open to everyone!


Date(s): Wed, 04/25/2018 - 10:00am to 2:00pm
Location: Quad

ASG Inter-Club Council will be hosting Club Rush on Wednesday, April 25, 2018 on the Quad. Come to the Quad to meet with members of the various clubs that Saddleback offers. 


Date(s): Thu, 04/26/2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Location: LRC Exterior

Come make your own chocolate dipped pretzels and learn about the Honors Program on Thursday, April 16, 2018 between 10 am and 12 pm in front of the LRC. The honors students will be providing information on the program and hosting a chocolate fountain for pretzel dipping. Stop by and enjoy a salty sweet treat.


Date(s): Thu, 04/26/2018 - 10:30am to 2:00pm
Location: Quad

The Equity and Diversity Committee and ASG invite you to participate in the Day of Silence on Thursday, April 26, 2018 from 10:30 am to 2 pm on the Quad. What is the Day of Silence? The Day of Silence is a student-led national event that brings attention to anti-LGBT name-calling, bullying and harassment in schools. Students from middle school to college take a vow of silence in an effort to encourage schools and classmates to address the problem of anti-LGBT behavior by illustrating the silencing effect of bullying and harassment on LGBT students and those perceived to be LGBT. 

For more information, contact Carmenmara Hernandez-Bravo chernandezb@saddleback.edu
 


Date(s): Thu, 04/26/2018 - 5:00pm
Location: McKinney Theatre

The Fashion Department will be holding their annual fashion show titled, "BEYOND" on Thursday, April 26, 2018 in the McKinney Theatre. A reception will be held at 5:30 pm and the show will begin at 7 pm.  Hors-d'oeuvres will be prepared by the Culinary Arts Department and hair and makeup will be styled by the Advanced Beauty College.

Tickets are $15 presale or $20 at the door. Tickets can be purchased by visiting their Eventbrite page or by visiting the McKinney Theatre. 

For more information contact Diane McGroarty at dmcgroarty@saddleback.edu. 


Date(s): Thu, 04/26/2018 - 7:00pm
Location: SSC 212

International Film presents, "Aimee & Jaguar" on Thursday, April 26, 2018 at 7 pm is SSC 212. The film takes place in 1943 Berlin where a Nazi officer's wife meets and starts a passionate affair with a Jewish woman. The film is in German but with English subtitles. Refreshments will be served after the film. This event is hosted by Equity and Diversity and IDSC. 


Date(s): Tue, 05/01/2018 - 11:30am to 1:30pm
Location: LRC 116 - Journalism Lab

The Journalism Department will be hosting an open house in the journalism lab, LRC 116, on Tuesday, May 1, 2018 from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm. Stop by to learn about the Lariat, the journalism program, and enjoy some free pizza and salad.


Date(s): Tue, 05/01/2018 - 1:30pm to 2:00pm
Location: Village 31-1

The Environmental Awareness Club will be holding a planning meeting on Tuesday, May 1, 2018 from 1:30-2 pm in Village 31-1 to discuss fall 2018 activities. 


Date(s): Wed, 05/16/2018 (All day)

Classes will not be in session on Wednesday, May 16, 2018. The campus will be open during the time and services will be available. 


Date(s): Thu, 05/17/2018 (All day) to Wed, 05/23/2018 (All day)

The spring finals schedule can be found on the class schedule page.


Date(s): Thu, 05/24/2018 - 9:00am
Location: Quad

The spring 2018 commencement ceremony will be held on Thursday, May 24 at 9 am on the Quad. Find commencement details on the commencement page


Date(s): Mon, 05/28/2018 (All day)

Saddleback College will be closed on Monday, May 28, 2018 in observance of Memorial Day.


Date(s): Wed, 07/04/2018 (All day)

Saddleback College will be closed on Wednesday, July 4, 2018 in observance of Independence Day. 


Date(s): Mon, 08/20/2018 (All day)

Full-term classes and the first 8-week session begin on Monday, August 20, 2018.


Date(s): Mon, 09/03/2018 (All day)

Saddleback College will be closed on Monday, September 3, 2018 in observance of Labor Day.


Date(s): Thu, 10/18/2018 (All day)

The second 8-week session begins on Thursday, October 18, 2018. 


Date(s): Mon, 11/12/2018 (All day)

Saddleback College will be closed in observance of Veterans Day.


Date(s): Thu, 11/22/2018 (All day) to Sun, 11/25/2018 (All day)

Saddleback College will be closed Thursday, November 22 through Sunday, November 25, 2018 in observance of Thanksgiving. Classes will not meet and services will not be available during this time.


Date(s): Wed, 12/12/2018 (All day) to Wed, 12/19/2018 (All day)
Date(s): Mon, 12/24/2018 (All day) to Wed, 01/02/2019 (All day)

Saddleback College will be closed for winter break beginning Monday, December 24, 2018 through Wednesday, January 2, 2019.