Campus Calendar

Date(s): Fri, 12/06/2019 - 5:00pm to Tue, 12/10/2019 - 6:00pm
Location: Art Gallery

The annual Student Art Sale is taking place in the Art Gallery from Friday, December 6, 2019 through Tuesday, December 10, 2019. The sale features ceramics, jewelry, prints, and other pieces made by our students. Gift your friends and family unique gifts handmade by our students. The Art Gallery is located in the Fine Arts 200 building. Parking is available in Lot 12 for $5.

Art Sale Dates:
Friday, December 6 from 5 to 9:30 pm
Saturday, December 7 from 3 to 9:30 pm
Sunday, December 8 from 12 to 8 pm
Monday, December 9 from 12 - 6 pm
Tuesday, December 10 from 12 - 6 pm


Date(s): Fri, 12/06/2019 - 7:30pm to Sun, 12/08/2019 - 5:15pm
Location: McKinney Theatre

The Saddleback College Choirs and Symphony present A Feast of Lights, which has been a holiday tradition for over 25 years! Perhaps one of the oldest traditions at Saddleback College, this year’s program will highlight both old and new holiday favorites for chorus and orchestra. Get the holiday season started off with this sparkling concert for all ages!

Performance schedule:
Friday, December 6, 2019 at 7:30 pm
Saturday, December 7, 2019 at 7:30 pm
Sunday, December 8 at 2 pm 
Sunday, December 8 at 5 pm

Tickets are $30 for adults, $25 for seniors, $20 for students, $15 for children 12 and under. Tickets purchased in the hour prior to the event cost $30. To purchase tickets please call the Fine Arts Box Office (hours are Tues-Fri, Noon-4 pm) at (949) 582-4656 or purchase online.

 


Date(s): Fri, 12/06/2019 - 7:30pm to Sun, 12/08/2019 - 2:45pm
Location: Studio Theatre

The Saddleback College Theatre Arts Department presents, Inspecting Carol, on select dates between December 6 and December 15 in the Studio Theatre.

Inspecting Carol is the story of a struggling theatre company scrambling toward opening night of their holiday production, Charles Dickens' classic, A Christmas Carol. Looming over the show is a critical inspection that will determine the future of their company and, of course, nothing is going right.

Performance dates:
Friday, December 6, 2019 at 7:30 pm
Saturday, December 7, 2019 at 7:30 pm
Sunday, December 8, 2019 at 2:30 pm
Wednesday, December 11, 2019 at 7:30 pm
Thursday, December 12, 2019 at 7:30 pm
Friday, December 13, 2019 at 7:30 pm
Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 7:30 pm
Sunday, December 15, 2019 at 2:30 pm

Tickets are $20 for adults, $15 for seniors, $12 for students, $10 for children 12 and under. Tickets sold in the hour prior to the performance will cost $20. To purchase tickets please call the Fine Arts Box Office (hours are Tues-Fri, Noon-4 pm) at (949) 582-4656 or purchase online.


Date(s): Tue, 12/10/2019 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Location: Career and Re-Entry Center, SSC 140

To help students apply for the FAFSA, the Dream Act, and/or the California College Promise Grant (formerly BOG), the Financial Aid office is hosting Application Workshops every Tuesday from 4 to 5:30 pm in the Career and Re-Entry Center, SSC 140 (computer side). Drop in to learn how to apply for aid, what paperwork/documents are needed, assistance creating an FSA ID and more. 

The application for the 2020-2021 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) opens on Tuesday, October 1, 2019. Students can also still apply for the 2019-2020 FAFSA and if eligible may be reimbursed for some of their college-related costs. 


Date(s): Tue, 12/10/2019 - 7:30pm
Location: Fine Arts 101

Saddleback College welcomes guest artist Ben Monder in concert on Tuesday, December 10, 2019 at 7:30 pm in FA 101. 

Guitarist and composer, Monder was born in New York in 1962 and has been active as a musician in the New York area for over 30 years. He has performed with a wide variety of artists, including Jack McDuff, Marc Johnson, Lee Konitz, George Garzone, Paul Motian, Guillermo Klein, and Maria Schneider. He continues to perform original music internationally with his own quartet, trio and in an ongoing duo project with vocalist Theo Bleckmann. He has appeared on over 130 CD’s as a sideman (including on David Bowie’s last studio album, Blackstar), and has released six albums as leader.

Tickets are $12 for adults; $10 for seniors; and $7 for students. Tickets sold in the hour prior to the concert will cost $12. To purchase tickets please call the Fine Arts Box Office (hours are Tues-Fri, Noon-4 pm) at (949) 582-4656 or purchase online.


Date(s): Wed, 12/11/2019 - 7:30pm to Sun, 12/15/2019 - 2:45pm
Location: Studio Theatre

The Saddleback College Theatre Arts Department presents, Inspecting Carol, on select dates between December 6 and December 15 in the Studio Theatre.

Inspecting Carol is the story of a struggling theatre company scrambling toward opening night of their holiday production, Charles Dickens' classic, A Christmas Carol. Looming over the show is a critical inspection that will determine the future of their company and, of course, nothing is going right.

Performance dates:
Friday, December 6, 2019 at 7:30 pm
Saturday, December 7, 2019 at 7:30 pm
Sunday, December 8, 2019 at 2:30 pm
Wednesday, December 11, 2019 at 7:30 pm
Thursday, December 12, 2019 at 7:30 pm
Friday, December 13, 2019 at 7:30 pm
Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 7:30 pm
Sunday, December 15, 2019 at 2:30 pm

Tickets are $20 for adults, $15 for seniors, $12 for students, $10 for children 12 and under. Tickets sold in the hour prior to the performance will cost $20. To purchase tickets please call the Fine Arts Box Office (hours are Tues-Fri, Noon-4 pm) at (949) 582-4656 or purchase online.


Date(s): Thu, 12/12/2019 (All day) to Wed, 12/18/2019 (All day)

Finals exams will be held between Thursday, December 12 and Wednesday, December 18, 2019. 


Date(s): Thu, 12/12/2019 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
Location: Main Entrance of LRC

Volunteers with OCSCPA Paws will be at the main entrance of the LRC on Thursday, December 12, 2019 between 11 am and 1 pm with their therapy dogs to help students de-stress during finals. Thanks to the Library for coordinating their visit!


Date(s): Thu, 12/12/2019 - 7:30pm
Location: McKinney Theatre

Join us for an evening of classical winds under the direction of Maestro Yorgos Kouritas on Thursday, December 12, 2019 at 7:30 pm in the McKinney Theatre.

Tickets are $20 for adults; $15 for seniors; and $12 for students. Tickets sold in the hour prior to the performance will cost $20. To purchase tickets please call the Fine Arts Box Office (hours are Tues-Fri, Noon-4 pm) at (949) 582-4656 or purchase online.


Date(s): Fri, 12/13/2019 - 9:00am
Location: FA 103

You're invited to an intimate morning concert featuring our chamber music students on Friday, December 13, 2019 at 9 am in FA 103. Our students will be performing classical masterpieces. This is a free event.


Date(s): Fri, 12/13/2019 - 11:00am
Location: SCI 225

An information meeting on the Biology Field Studies trip in Brazil will be held on Friday, December 13 from 11 am to 12 pm in SCI 225. The trip will take place from July 28 through August 8, 2020 and will explore the Brazilian Atlantic rainforest and its associated ecoregions (mangroves, beaches, restingas, and insular forests). The information meeting will cover the agenda and cost of the 12-day trip. For more information contact Dr. Marcelo Pires or Bruno Passarelli and go here


Date(s): Fri, 12/13/2019 - 6:00pm
Location: FA 101

Saddleback College presents Musical Theatre Cabaret on Friday, December 13, 2019 at 6 pm in FA 101. Saddleback students will perform a mix of fun and moving musical theatre pieces. This is a free event.


Date(s): Fri, 12/13/2019 - 7:30pm
Location: McKinney Theatre

Join us for an evening with the Jazz Combos in concert on Friday, December 13, 2019 at 7:30 pm in the McKinney Theatre. Enjoy a variety of holiday music in brilliant arrangements.

Tickets are $20 for adults; $15 for seniors; $12 for students; free for children 12 and under. Tickets sold in the hour prior to the performance will cost $20. To purchase tickets please call the Fine Arts Box Office (hours are Tues-Fri, Noon-4 pm) at (949) 582-4656 or purchase online.


Date(s): Sat, 12/14/2019 - 6:30pm
Location: McKinney Theatre

The Holiday Big Band Concert, conducted by Joey Sellers, will be held on Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 6:30 pm in the McKinney Theatre. This special holiday concert starts early, so bring your kids! Featuring holiday classics and a sing-along, it's a great opportunity to introduce youngsters to this great American music called Jazz. 

Tickets are $20 for adults; $15 for seniors; $12 for students; and free for children 12 and under. Tickets sold in the hour prior to the performance will cost $20. To purchase tickets please call the Fine Arts Box Office (hours are Tues-Fri, Noon-4 pm) at (949) 582-4656 or purchase online.


Date(s): Sun, 12/15/2019 - 2:30pm
Location: McKinney Theatre

Enjoy holiday favorites at the Holiday Piano Show being held on Sunday, December 15, 2019 at 2:30 pm in the McKinney Theatre. Saddleback faculty, students, and other Orange County piano artists will join Kirill Gliadkovsky and his family.

Tickets are $20 for adults; $15 for seniors; $12 for students; free for children 12 and under. Tickets sold in the hour prior to the performance will cost $20. To purchase tickets please call the Fine Arts Box Office (hours are Tues-Fri, Noon-4 pm) at (949) 582-4656 or purchase online.


Date(s): Sun, 12/15/2019 - 7:30pm
Location: McKinney Theatre

Our commercial music ensemble will perform a free concert on Sunday, December 15, 2019 at 7:30 pm in the McKinney Theatre. Our diverse and talented students will perform classic rock. folk, hip hop, and original compositions.


Date(s): Mon, 12/16/2019 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
Location: Main Entrance of the LRC

Volunteers with OCSCPA Paws will be at the main entrance to the LRC on Monday, December 16, 2019 between 11 am and 1 pm with their therapy dogs to help students de-stress during finals. Thanks to the Library for coordinating their visit!


Date(s): Thu, 12/19/2019 - 7:00pm to Sun, 12/22/2019 - 6:00pm
Location: McKinney Theatre

The holiday season just isn’t complete without joining Clara and her Nutcracker prince on their magical journey. Over 75 Orange County students come together each year to present this full-length Nutcracker, Tchaikovsky’s most famous composition and the most popular ballet in the world. All performances will be held in the McKinney Theatre. 

Performances will be held:
Thursday, December 19, 2019 at 7 pm
Friday, December 20, 2019 at 7 pm
Saturday, December 21, 2019 2 pm & 7 pm
Sunday, December 22, 2019 at 1 pm & 6 pm

Tickets are $29 for adults; $27 for seniors; $27 for students; and $25 for children 12 & under. Note: No discounts are available at the door. All tickets sold in the hour preceding the performance are sold at the full adult price. To purchase tickets please call the Fine Arts Box Office (hours are Tues-Fri, Noon-4 pm) at (949) 582-4656 or purchase online.


Date(s): Mon, 12/23/2019 (All day) to Wed, 01/01/2020 (All day)

The campus will be closed for Winter Break from Monday, December 23, 2019 through Wednesday, January 1, 2020. No classes will be held or services offered during this time.


Date(s): Mon, 01/13/2020 (All day)

The spring 2020 semester and the first 8-week session of classes begins.


Date(s): Mon, 01/20/2020 (All day)

The campus will be closed in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. No classes will be held or services offered during this time.


Date(s): Thu, 02/13/2020 (All day)

The campus will be open but classes will not be held on Thursday, February 13, 2020. 


Date(s): Fri, 02/14/2020 (All day) to Mon, 02/17/2020 (All day)

The campus will be closed in observance of Presidents' Day. No classes will be held or services offered during this time.


Date(s): Sun, 03/15/2020 (All day) to Sat, 03/21/2020 (All day)

Spring Break will be held from Sunday, March 15 through Saturday, March 21, 2020. Classes will not meet during this time.


Date(s): Fri, 03/20/2020 (All day)

No classes will be held or services offered during this time.


Date(s): Mon, 03/23/2020 (All day)

The second 8-week session of classes begins on Monday, March 23, 2020.


Date(s): Tue, 03/31/2020 (All day)

The campus will be closed in observance of Cesar Chavez Day. No classes will be held or services offered during this time.


Date(s): Thu, 05/14/2020 (All day) to Wed, 05/20/2020 (All day)

Finals exams will be held between Thursday, May 14 and Wednesday, May 20, 2020. 


Date(s): Thu, 05/21/2020 (All day)

Commencement will be held on Thursday, May 21, 2020. 


Date(s): Mon, 05/25/2020 (All day)

The campus will be closed in observance of Memorial Day. No services will be offered during this time.