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College Calendar

April 2017

24 Last day to withdraw with 40% refund
24 Pottery Painting Time

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Location

Building 23, Atrium

Contact

Campus Activities Board

Description

The Campus Activities Board is partnering with Art and Clay Studio of Lakewood to bring pottery painting to campus on Monday, April 24 at 6:00p in the Atrium of Bldg 23. Pieces will be fired, glazed and be ready for you to take home at a later date for free. Doors open at 6:00 with all supplies provided. Each CPTC student is permitted one guest for this event. Space is limited and advance RSVP is required for this event.

RSVP: https://cptc.presence.io/event/pottery-painting

25 Strolling Magician: Nate Jester, Ace of Illusions Time

11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Location

Building 23

Contact

Campus Activities Board

Description

Looking for a little entertainment? Nate Jester, Ace of Illusions will be strolling Bldg 23 on Tuesday, April 25 from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM. This event is sponsored by the Campus Activities Board.

Details: https://cptc.presence.io/event/strolling-magician-nate-jester-ace-of-illusions

26 Program Info Session Time

3pm - 4pm

Description

Program Information Sessions are where you can meet instructors, view training areas and ask questions. You'll learn about wages, job outlook, tools and supply lists. Walk-ins are welcome, and we recommend that all students attend. Student success offices — like financial aid, advising and enrollment services — are open until 7 p.m. after Info Sessions.

Program Information Sessions are normally held at 3 p.m. on the second and fourth Wednesdays of each month. In most cases, program information sessions are held in the facility or classroom where the program is taught. View the Lakewood campus map or the South Hill campus map for program locations.

For more information visit http://www.cptc.edu/info-sessions.

26 Get Started Workshop Time

4-5pm

Location

Bldg. 23, Rm. 209

Contact

Admissions at 253-589-5569

Description

Learn about the STEPS to Enrollment, financial aid, and other resources.

http://www.cptc.edu/get-started

29 Parkland Putters Mini Golf Time

12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location

Parkland Putters 10636 Sales Rd S, Tacoma, WA 98444

Contact

Campus Activities Board

Description

Come join us for a mini-golf outting at Parkland Putters. This event is brought to you by the Campus Activities Board and will take place on Saturday, April 29. Exact time TBD. RSVP is required for this event. Each CPTC student is permitted on guest each.

RSVP: https://cptc.presence.io/event/parkland-putters-mini-golf-2

May 2017

1 Graduation application due
2 Fitness Class Time

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Location

Building 23, Ballroom

Contact

Campus Activities Board

Description

The Campus Activities Board is pleased to offer a great Health & Wellness opportunity on Tuesday, May 2 from 11:30a-12:30p in the Building 23 Ballroom. Exact fitness class TBD. Water and fresh fruit will be provided following the fitness class. You'll also receive a free workout towel for participating. RSVP is preferred but not required for this event unless otherwise stated. This event is open to students, faculty, and staff at CPTC.

More info: https://cptc.presence.io/event/fitness-class-2

3 Archery Tag Time

11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Location

Outside of Building 23

Contact

Campus Activities Board

Description

This fast-paced, archery game blends dodge ball and target shooting into a thrilling team competition. Using approved foam-tipped arrows, players can shoot the other team or aim at targets to win the game. Excellent for team events!

Up to 6 players per team.

Click here for more info.

4 Daytime Comedy Hour Time

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Location

Building 23, Atrium

Contact

Campus Activities Board

Description

Join us for a lunch hour comedy show on Thursday, May 4 from 11:30a-12:30p in the Bldg 23 Atrium.

Click here for more info.

5 Seattle Mariners vs. Texas Rangers sponsored by Club Cyber Tech Time

7:10 PM - 10:10 PM

Location

SafeCo Field - 1250 1st Avenue South, Seattle, WA 98134

Contact

Club Cyber Tech

Description

Club Cyber Tech is sponsoring a trip for CPTC students for the Seattle Mariners vs. Texas Rangers early season baseball game coming up on Friday, May 5 at 7:10p. RSVP by April 21, 2017 is required for this event as space is limited. No guests are permitted at this event. Must be a current CPTC student to participate.

Click here to RSVP.

5 Cinco De Mayo Celebration Time

11am - 2pm

Location

Building 23, Atrium

Contact

Campus Activities Board

Description

A showcase of traditional Mexican culture with great food will be provided from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm in the Bldg 23 Atrium. Come enjoy Folklore Mexican dancing, mariachi music and more all free of charge!!

Click here for more info.

10 Board of Trustees Meeting Time

3pm

Location

Rotunda, Bldg 3

Description

Find out more at www.cptc.edu/trustees.

10 Get Started Workshop Time

4-5pm

Location

Bldg. 23, Rm. 209

Contact

Admissions at 253-589-5569

Description

Learn about the STEPS to Enrollment, financial aid, and other resources.

http://www.cptc.edu/get-started

10 Leadership Luncheon: Congressman Denny Heck Time

11:00 AM - 12:15 PM

Location

Building 23 Ballroom

Description

The Campus Activities Board will host its first Leadership Luncheon event of the Spring Quarter on Wednesday, May 10 from 11:00a-12:15p in the Building 23 Ballroom. This event will feature guest speaker Congressman Denny Heck. Congressman Heck's top priorities have been creating jobs, growing our economy and keeping the American Dream alive for the middle class and those working to get into it. He has been a vocal advocate for military families and veterans as well as for the health and recovery of the Puget Sound watershed. 

The event will begin with a short presentation by Congressman Heck followed by a brief Q&A. Lunch will be provided to all attendees. RSVP is required as space is limited.

RSVP: https://cptc.presence.io/event/leadership-luncheon-congressman-heck

11 Career Conference Time

9am - 1pm

Location

Clover Park Technical College Lakewood Campus

Contact

Janet Holm janet.holm@cptc.edu

Description

Join us for our annual Career Conference where all
programs are open with interactive activities that are perfect for high
school and middle school students. Bus funding is available for high schools
when registration opens in January.

11 CPTC Motor Sports 25th Annual Peoples Choice Car & Bike Show Time

9 am to 2 pm

Location

Clover Park Technical College Building 3

Contact

Wayne Bridges wayne.bridges@cptc.edu

Description

Car and Bike Show open to all makes, models and years.  CPTC students can enter their vehicle for free. Dash plaques for the first 100 entries.

12 Priority Registration for Summer and Fall Quarters
13 Movie Day Regal Cinemas: Guardians Of The Galaxy 2 Time

12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location

Regal Cinema Lakewood, 2410 84th St S Lakewood WA

Contact

Campus Activities Board

Description

Movie description: The team journeys to unravel the mystery of Peter Quill's parentage.

Click on the RSVP link to register for this event. This event is hosted by the Campus Activities Board at Clover Park Technical College and will be held Saturday, May 13, 2017. Advance sign-up is required. Each CPTC student is allowed ONE guest.

Exact movie time and ticket pickup time will be determined closer to the date of the event.

Details: https://cptc.presence.io/event/movie-day-regal-cinemas-guardians-of-the-galaxy-2

15 Continuing Student Registration for Summer and Fall Quarters
15 Cash CAB Time

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Location

CPTC Campus

Contact

Campus Activities Board

Description

Keep an eye out for the Cash CAB on Monday, May 15th between 11:00a-1:00p. Answer trivia questions to earn CAB money that can be used towards great prizes, all while getting a ride to your destination in this great TV game show spinoff. This event is sponsored by the Campus Activities Board.

Click here for more info.

16 Kids' Cupcake Decorating Class Time

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Location

Building 23 Room 209

Contact

Campus Activities Board

Description

Join us for another fun night of cake decorating with Sandra, a Campus Activities Board member. This cup cake decorating event is geared for students who have children. Each CPTC student is welcome to bring one child for this event. RSVP is required because space is limited.

RSVP here.

16 Emoji Cookie class Time

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Location

Bldg 23

Description

Help students express how they feel by creating Emoji Cookies! This fun class is a fresh new way to teach some of the basic techniques in cookie decorating.

Details: https://cptc.presence.io/event/emoji-cookie-class

17 May Music Showcase Time

11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Location

Bldg 23 Atrium

Contact

Campus Activities Board

Description

Click here for details.

17 Admitted Student Registration for Summer and Fall Quarters
18 Open Registration for Summer and Fall Quarters
19 Faculty Inservice Day - No Classes
20 Rock Climbing at Climb Tacoma Time

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Location

Climb Tacoma

Contact

Campus Activities Board

Description

Join us for an off-campus adventure at Climb Tacoma on Saturday, May 20, 2017 from 7-9p. The Campus Activities Board has reserved the entire gym for CPTC students. This event is free for all current CPTC students. Each student is permitted to bring one guest. Additional guests are permitted but at their own cost ($10p.p.). Please note that children under 5 years old are free and have a separate area to play in at the facility. RSVP is required.

RSVP here.

20 Program Info Session Time

3pm - 4pm

Description

Program Information Sessions are where you can meet instructors, view training areas and ask questions. You'll learn about wages, job outlook, tools and supply lists. Walk-ins are welcome, and we recommend that all students attend. Student success offices — like financial aid, advising and enrollment services — are open until 7 p.m. after Info Sessions.

Program Information Sessions are normally held at 3 p.m. on the second and fourth Wednesdays of each month. In most cases, program information sessions are held in the facility or classroom where the program is taught. View the Lakewood campus map or the South Hill campus map for program locations.

For more information visit http://www.cptc.edu/info-sessions.

21 Student has earned 100% of financial aid funds
22 Last day to withdraw with "W" grade
24 Program Info Session Time

3pm - 4pm

Description

Program Information Sessions are where you can meet instructors, view training areas and ask questions. You'll learn about wages, job outlook, tools and supply lists. Walk-ins are welcome, and we recommend that all students attend. Student success offices — like financial aid, advising and enrollment services — are open until 7 p.m. after Info Sessions.

Program Information Sessions are normally held at 3 p.m. on the second and fourth Wednesdays of each month. In most cases, program information sessions are held in the facility or classroom where the program is taught. View the Lakewood campus map or the South Hill campus map for program locations.

For more information visit http://www.cptc.edu/info-sessions.

24 Get Started Workshop Time

4-5pm

Location

Bldg. 23, Rm. 209

Contact

Admissions at 253-589-5569

Description

Learn about the STEPS to Enrollment, financial aid, and other resources.

http://www.cptc.edu/get-started

25 Spring Fest Time

11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Location

Outside of Bldg 23, Lawn

Contact

Campus Activities Board

Description

Join us for Spring Fest, our marquee event each academic year. They'll be plenty food, giveaways, and attractions to keep you busy for hours. Some confirmed attractions include ice cream by Ice Cream Social, henna tattoos, caricature sketches, a petting zoo, live music, and much, much more!! This event is sponsored by the Campus Activities Board and will take place on Thursday, May 25 from 11a-2p outside of Bldg 23 on the lawn.

Click here for more info.

29 College Closed - In Observance of Memorial Day
31 Paint & Sip Time

6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Location

Bldg 23 Atrium

Contact

Campus Activities Board

Description

One of our most popular series and sure to fill up quick, join us for a night of painting a canvas and sipping mocktails. This event is hosted by the Campus Activities Board and will take place on Wednesday, May 31th from 6:00 - 8:30p. RSVP is required. Each CPTC student is permitted to bring one guest.

RSVP here.

June 2017

1 Dinner and Entertainment Time

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Location

Building 23, Ballroom

Contact

Campus Activities Board

Description

The Campus Activities Board is hosting dinner and entertainment on Thursday, June 1 at 6:00p. We'll provide a catered dinner and entertainment for you to enjoy. This event is free for all current CPTC students. Each student is permitted to bring one guest. RSVP is required because space is limited.

RSVP here.

2 Car Smash Time

10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Location

Outside Building 23

Description

Stressed out?! Come smash a car to release your aggressions!

Details: https://cptc.presence.io/event/car-smash-3

3 Outdoor Movie: Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them Time

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Location

Outside of Building 23

Contact

Campus Activities Board

Description

Come join us for some light refreshments and a great movie!

About the movie: The year is 1926, and Newt Scamander has just completed a global excursion to find and document an extraordinary array of magical creatures. Arriving in New York for a brief stopover, he might have come and gone without incident, were it not for a No-Maj named Jacob, a misplaced magical case, and the escape of some of Newt's fantastic beasts, which could spell trouble for both the wizarding and No-Maj worlds.

Details: https://cptc.presence.io/event/outdoor-movie-fantastic-beasts-and-where-to-find-them

5 South Hill Coffee and Donuts Time

6:30 AM - 8:00 AM

Location

South Hill Campus

Contact

Campus Activities Board

Description

The Campus Activities Board is pleased to bring back coffee and donuts to South Hill campus for finals week. Stop by the lobby of the South Hill Campus between 6:30-8:00a for a sweet treat and some coffee.

Click here for more info.

5 Hot Morning Breakfast Time

6:30 AM - 9:00 AM

Location

Bldg 23, SLSC and Rotunda (Bldg 3)

Contact

Campus Activities Board

Description

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, especially during the last month of the spring quarter. Join us for a (hot) breakfast in Bldg 23 and the Rotunda (Bldg 3) before class. Continental breakfast begins at 6:30am, hot breakfast (burritos) will served beginning at 7:30am in the Lakewood location!

Click here for more info.

6 End of Quarter Celebration Time

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Location

Bldg 23 (Various Locations)

Contact

Campus Activities Board

Description

With Spring Quarter coming to an end, the Campus Activities Board would like to take some time to celebrate the hard work you put into this quarter and let you relax. 

Come enjoy some FREE food and beverages, live music, play fun games, de-stress with kittens, bunnies, and puppies or stop by for a quick massage. Times of each individual event may vary. Refer to event flyers closer to the date of the event. RSVP is not required.

Click here for more info.

10 Rainiers Game Time

7:05 PM - 8:05 PM

Location

Off-Campus

Contact

Campus Activities Board

Description

Join the evening fun as the Tacoma Rainiers take on Las Vegas! Reserved seats and food provided! RSVP is required for this event because space is limited. Each CPTC student is permitted to bring one guest.

RSVP here.

14 Program Info Session Time

3pm - 4pm

Description

Program Information Sessions are where you can meet instructors, view training areas and ask questions. You'll learn about wages, job outlook, tools and supply lists. Walk-ins are welcome, and we recommend that all students attend. Student success offices — like financial aid, advising and enrollment services — are open until 7 p.m. after Info Sessions.

Program Information Sessions are normally held at 3 p.m. on the second and fourth Wednesdays of each month. In most cases, program information sessions are held in the facility or classroom where the program is taught. View the Lakewood campus map or the South Hill campus map for program locations.

For more information visit http://www.cptc.edu/info-sessions.

14 Spring Evening Open House
14 Get Started Workshop Time

4-5pm

Location

Bldg. 23, Rm. 209

Contact

Admissions at 253-589-5569

Description

Learn about the STEPS to Enrollment, financial aid, and other resources.

http://www.cptc.edu/get-started

20 Board of Trustees Meeting Time

4pm

Location

Tacoma Dome

Description

Find out more at www.cptc.edu/trustees.

20 Last day of spring quarter
20 CPTC Graduation
21 Faculty Professional Service Day - No Classes
22 New Student Orientation Time

8:30am - 12pm

Location

Bldg 23 Conference Center

Description

Sign-in and doors open at 8:30am. Orientation starts promptly at 9am.

23 Quarterly grades available online

July 2017

3 First Day of Summer Quarter
4 College Closed - In Observance of Independence Day
12 Board of Trustees Meeting Time

3pm

Location

Rotunda, Bldg 3

Description

Find out more at www.cptc.edu/trustees.

August 2017

9 Board of Trustees Meeting Time

3pm

Location

Rotunda, Bldg 3

Description

Find out more at www.cptc.edu/trustees.

September 2017

1 Last Day of Summer Quarter
22 Faculty Professional Service Day - Opening Day
25 First Day of Fall Quarter

October 2017

11 Board of Trustees Meeting Time

3pm

Location

Rotunda, Bldg 3

Description

Find out more at www.cptc.edu/trustees.

27 Faculty Inservice Day - No Classes

November 2017

8 Board of Trustees Meeting Time

3pm

Location

Rotunda, Bldg 3

Description

Find out more at www.cptc.edu/trustees.

9 Faculty Inservice Day - No Classes
10 College Closed - In Observance of Veterans Day
23 College Closed - Thanksgiving Break
24 College Closed - Thanksgiving Break

December 2017

13 Board of Trustees Meeting Time

3pm

Location

Rotunda, Bldg 3

Description

Find out more at www.cptc.edu/trustees.

15 Last Day of Fall Quarter
18 Faculty Professional Service Day - No Classes
25 College Closed - Federal Holiday

January 2018

1 College Closed - Federal Holiday
2 First Day of Winter Quarter
15 College Closed - In Observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day

February 2018

19 College Closed - In Observance of President's Day

March 2018

21 Last Day of Winter Quarter
22 Faculty Professional Service Day - No Classes

April 2018

2 First Day of Spring Quarter

May 2018

18 Faculty Inservice Day - No Classes

June 2018

19 Last Day of Spring Quarter
20 Faculty Professional Service Day - No Classes
28 College Closed - In Observance of Memorial Day

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