colby-sawyer events calendar

Upcoming Public Events & Activities

Colby-Sawyer College hosts a wide variety of educational and cultural events that are open to the public. For more information, please call (603) 526-3000. For information about alumni events, visit Alumni & Friends and for athletic events, visit Colby-Sawyer Athletics.

July 2015


Have a Ball With Step it Up Basketball Camp

Now through August 5 – Locations throughout Campus

Offering two-to-six week overnight and day camp options, Step It Up is an innovative, specialized basketball camp with an emphasis on skill and character development. Campers are immersed in a variety of programs including speed training, physical strength training, mental sharpness, self-awareness and game theory. The camp also includes several off-campus field trips.

Day camp is available, Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. For more information visit www.timetostepitup.com or call (888)600-0908.

LEtGO Your Mind With a STEM-Focused Camp Expe­ri­ence

Monday, July 27 through Friday, July 31 – Curtis L. Ivey Science Center, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

LEtGO Your Mind programs offer a safe, educationally enriching STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) program experience that is fun and challenging using LEGO bricks, motors, elements in the areas of simple machines, robotics, stop motion animation and programming Minecraft. The programs focus on the vital STEM subjects and challenge campers to think while having fun.

Programs options are available for ages 4 through 13. For more information visit www.letgoyourmind.com.

September 2015


Summer Music Associates Presents The Tamburitzans

Saturday, September 12 – Sawyer Center Theater, Sawyer Fine Arts Center, 7:30 p.m.

The Duquesne University Tamburitzans are a unique ensemble of talented young folk artists dedicated to the performance and preservation of the music, songs, and dances of Eastern Europe and neighboring folk cultures. As America's longest-running multicultural song and dance company, The Tamburitzans bring audiences to their feet through song and dance with authentic instruments and costumes.

Tickets are $25 for adults and $5 for students. For tickets and more information visit www.summermusicassociates.com or call (603) 526-­8234.

Fine and Performing Arts Department Hosts 'Women at Work: 36 Contemporary Artists'

Opening Reception on Thursday, September 17 – Marian Graves Mugar Art Gallery, Sawyer Fine Arts Center, 5 p.m.

The Marian Graves Mugar Art Gallery at Colby-Sawyer College is proud to exhibit the work of 36 celebrates outstanding contemporary women artists. The engaging and diverse work on exhibit encompasses painting, drawing, printmaking, sculpture, photography, ceramics and graphic design. Working Women is comprised of emerging, young artists and demonstrated masters, many of whom reside in the Northeast, as well as artists living and working throughout the United States.

Following the opening, the exhibition will remains through Tuesday, November 3. Gallery hours are Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Free and open to the public.

October 2015


CSC Players Presents Fall Theater Performance

Thursday, October 1 through Saturday, October 3 – Sawyer Center Theater, Sawyer Fine Arts Center

More information to follow.

November 2015


Fine and Performing Arts Department Presents 'Mr. Burns: A Post-Electric Play'

Thursday, November 5 through Saturday, October 3 – Sawyer Center Theater, Sawyer Fine Arts Center

More information to follow.

Annual Faculty Exhibition Features Professor Michael Lovell

Opening Reception on Thursday, November 12 – Marian Graves Mugar Art Gallery, Sawyer Fine Arts Center, 5 p.m.

Colby-Sawyer Fine Arts faculty display their recent work in ceramics, graphic design, painting, photography, printmaking and sculpture. Following the reception, the exhibition remains open through Wednesday, December 16. Gallery hours are Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Free and open to the public.

Kearsarge Chorale Presents Annual Fall Concert

Sunday, November 15 – Sawyer Center Theater, Sawyer Fine Arts Center, 3 p.m.

More information to follow.

December 2015


Fine and Performing Arts Department Presents 'Reflections' Dance Ensemble

Friday, December 4 – Sawyer Center Theater, Sawyer Fine Arts Center, 7 p.m.

More information to follow.

CSC Singers Host Annual Holiday Concert

Friday, December 11 – Sawyer Center Theater, Sawyer Fine Arts Center, 7 p.m.

More information to follow.