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The William Spoelhof Society (WSS) is pleased to announce the 2022-2023 season of the Society Series.

Wednesday, September 28 | 3:30 p.m.
Peet’s with the President
An exclusive opportunity to meet the new Calvin University president, Dr. Wiebe Boer, over a cup of Peet’s coffee or tea on Calvin’s Commons lawn.
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Saturday, October 8 | 3:30 p.m.
Art for Your Table
Get tips on making a delicious charcuterie board from Amy Heerspink Ruis ’94, owner of Art of the Table and Aperitivo, and then enjoy some live music while eating the delicious charcuterie treats while overlooking the ecosystem preserve and native gardens. Seats are limited.
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Thursday, October 27 | 6:00 p.m.
Knights Volleyball Hospitality Suite
Coach Amber Warners is shooting for another winning season of volleyball! Enjoy dinner in the hospitality suite with fellow Society members and cheer the lady Knights on to victory over Albion.
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Thursday, January 26 | 10:00 a.m.
January Series Lunch & Learn
An exclusive interview with one of our most esteemed January Series speakers (to be revealed once the lineup is announced) followed by lunch and reserved seating for the January Series presentation in the Covenant Fine Arts Center.
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Saturday, February 4 | 2:30 p.m.
Knights Basketball Hospitality Suite
Another “suite” opportunity to enjoy Knights athletics. We’re putting in our order for a delicious meal for Society members and a win for the team! Come see if they can deliver a win over Olivet!
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Monday, May 1 | 9:30 a.m.
Calvin Student for a Day

Tour the new Calvin School of Business and get a classroom presentation on financial planning from one of the faculty members preparing students in Calvin’s array of both bachelor’s and master’s programs. Class will be followed by lunch in the Commons.
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You may contact our team at any time with questions about how you can support Calvin University through a planned gift or how to stay connected through the William Spoelhof Society.

For questions about these events, please call (616) 526-6090 or email


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