Alumni Events

2014 Events

Summer Commencement participation by members of the 50 Year Alumni Classes
Friday, August 15, 2014 – 2:30 p.m.
Veteran’s Memorial Auditorium Ballroom,
833 5th Ave, Des Moines, IA 50309

Alumni Reunion Weekend
Saturday, August 16, 2014

  • 9 a.m. - 50th Class Gathering in Sullivan Center Room 130,
    928 6th Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50309
  • 10 a.m. - College Tours Gathering in Sullivan Center Lobby
  • 11 a.m. - Medical Center Tours Gathering in Sullivan Center Lobby for caravan to Medical Center
  • 4 p.m. Reception, DuPont East Ballroom, Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden, 909 Robert D. Ray Dr, Des Moines, IA 50309 (Arrive before 4:45 p.m. and gain admission to the Garden before its close for the day at 5 p.m.)
  • 6:30 p.m. Dinner Buffet


Sunday, August 17, 2014

  • 10:30 a.m. - Alumni Mass and Brunch in the Our Lady of Mercy Chapel at Mercy Medical Center

 

Art Center/Pappajohn Tours and Lunch
Thursday, September 25, 2014

  • 10 a.m. - Guided Tour the Des Moines Art Center,
    4700 Grand Ave, Des Moines
  • 11 a.m. - Continue the Guided Tour of the Pappajohn Sculpture Park, 13th and Grand Ave, Downtown Des Moines
  • 12:30 p.m. - Lunch at the Americana,
    1312 Locust St, Des Moines


Golden Years Luncheon
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 – Noon
Italian American Cultural Center, 1961 Indianola Ave, Des Moines

Alumni Christmas Luncheon
Friday, December 5, 2014 – Noon
Tursi’s Latin King, 2200 Hubbell Avenue, Des Moines

 

Coming in 2015

Family Movie @ Flix Brewhouse
February 2015
Merle hay Mall

Alumni sponsorship of the 10th Annual Mercy College Research Conference
April 2015 (tentative)

Mercy College Alumni at the Des Moines Playhouse
April 2015
Play Choice: Around the World in 80 Days
Des Moines Playhouse, 831 42nd St, Des Moines

Golden Years Luncheon (Honoring those who graduated prior to 1964)
June 2015 – Noon
Location to be selected with feedback from the October 29 Gathering