Events Archive

The Arapahoe Community College Foundation will host the Fifth Annual Grapes to Grads Wine Tasting and Silent Auction on Thursday, Nov. 13, from 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. at Mike Ward Infiniti (1800 Lucent Court in Highlands Ranch).

Enjoy music, networking, a silent auction, food from Littleton-area restaurants, and samples of many different wine and craft beer selections (courtesy of Lido Wine Merchants and Breckenridge Brewery).  EVENT REGISTRATION

Tickets are $30 apiece, and $25 apiece with the purchase of two-or-more tickets.  Tickets for ACC employees, alumni and students are also $25 apiece.  All food, wine and beer samples are included in the ticket price, and all proceeds raised from this event will support the mission of the ACC Foundation to create public awareness and secure funding resources that provide financial assistance and broad-based community support for ACC’s students and programs.

Can't attend...but would still like to make a donation to the ACC Foundation?

For more information, please contact the ACC Foundation at or 303.797.5881.

Student Affairs will host “Climb to Glory: Legacy of the 10th Mountain Ski Troopers", a documentary by Warren Miller, on Thursday, Nov. 13, beginning at 6:00 p.m. in the Half Moon.

Presented in collaboration with The Colorado Ski Museum, Warren Miller Entertainment produced this 45-minute documentary that tells the story of the 10th Mountain Division Ski Troopers and how they transformed the U.S. ski industry after World War II.

For more information or accommodations, contact Student Affairs, Room M2820 or 303.797.5668.

The Arapahoe Community College Castle Rock Campus will host Get Ready for College on Thursday, Nov. 13, beginning at 4:30 p.m. (check-in begins at 4:15 p.m.).


Strengthen your college knowledge with several helpful sessions.  Complimentary pizza and snacks will be served, but space is limited, so please RSVP online in advance.  This is a joint presentation by the ACC Castle Rock Campus, ACC Concurrent Enrollment and the University of Northern Colorado.

For more information, please contact the Castle Rock Campus at or 303.660.3160.

It is never too early to start planning for the rest of your life.  Presented by Prudential.  For more information or accommodations, contact Student Affairs, Room M2820 or 303.797.5668.

Undecided about your major or career path?  Join the Career and Transfer Center for the Career Explorer Series on Nov. 12 and 19 (2:00 - 4:00 p.m. both days in Room M2070).

  • Explore career option
  • Research career information
  • Create an action plan
  • Career assessments include:
    • Strong Interest Inventory
    • Myers Briggs Type Indicator

Registration is required.  Student fee: $35 / Alumni fee: $45.  Register through ACC Career Connect or the Career & Transfer Center.

For more information or to inquire about accommodations, please contact the Career and Transfer Center at or 303.797.5805.

Student Affairs will host a Sand Creek Massacre Primary Source Document Student Workshop on Monday, Nov. 10, from 2:30 - 4:30 p.m. in the Half Moon.

History Colorado and the Denver Public Library will share rare documents surrounding one of our state’s most tragic events.

This workshop, which is free and open to the public, will be held in conjunction with the American Indian Speaker Series in honor of American Indian Heritage Month and will commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Sand Creek Massacre.  Students may potentially earn extra-credit for attending this event (learn how to analyze primary source documents for your research papers).

Space is limited, and attendees are asked to RSVP in advance.  Please register at the Student Affairs Office (Room M2820) or call 303.797.5668.

The ACC Psychology Club will host Lou S. from the Narcotics Anonymous Hospitals and Institutions Speaker’s Bureau on Monday, Nov. 10, beginning at 10:00 a.m. in Room M3130.

Discussion will include 12-step recovery programs for people suffering from chemical dependence and substance use issues.

For more information, please contact Allison Hagood, Psychology Professor and Psychology Club faculty advisor, at or 303.797.5785.

The Arapahoe Community College Astronomy Program will host four "star parties" during the Fall 2014 semester.  Observe the night sky at the Littleton Campus (West Lawn; between the Main Building and Lot G) on Sept. 12, Oct. 17 and Nov. 7, and at the Parker Campus on Sept. 18.


Star parties will be held in an open house format from 7:30 - 9:30 p.m., and attendees are welcome to arrive at their convenience.  ACC will provide a telescope at the star parties, which are free and open to the public (no RSVP necessary; please dress appropriately for these outdoor events).  Complimentary hot cocoa and cookies will be served.

Join ACC Astronomy Professor Jennifer Jones for your chance to observe the celestial bodies and explore the vastness of the universe.  For more information, please contact or 303.797.5839.

Astronomy Star Parties

Student Affairs will host "Victory in Laughter" with stand-up comedian and veteran Bobby Henline on Thursday, Nov. 6, beginning at 6:00 p.m. in the Waring Theatre.

In commemoration of Veterans Day, Bobby will share his story using the gift of laughter to spread joy, hope and motivation that life is beautiful.

This event is free and open to the public.  For more information or accommodations, contact Student Affairs, Room M2820 or 303.797.5668.

Arapahoe Community College EMT Representative Molly Hunsberger will facilitate a question/answer session at the Parker Campus on Thursday, Nov. 6, from 4:00 - 6:00 p.m. to discuss the EMT Basic Certificate Program that will be offered at the Parker Campus beginning in Spring 2015.

Attendees will have the opportunity to learn more about the EMT courses, orientation sessions and job opportunities.

For more information, please contact the Parker Campus at or 303.734.4822.