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Mon, 12/01/2014 (All day)


Writers Studio
will begin accepting submissions for its 2015 Literary Contest on Monday, Dec. 1.  ACC students and all residents of Colorado are encouraged to submit poetry and prose.

First-place winners in poetry, fiction and nonfiction are published the following year in Progenitor, ACC's Art & Literary Journal.

The 2013 winners (listed below) also earned Writers Studio's 2014 nominations for Pushcart Prize XL.  The Pushcart Prize is a yearly publication of the best literary work nominated by little magazine and small book press editors throughout the world.

Rosemerry Trommer for Doce Pequeños de Nicaragua (poetry)
Kathy Kaiser for Barbara and the Bear (fiction)
Tiffany Hauck for Developed (nonfiction)

For additional details, please contact Kathy Winograd at kathryn.winograd@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5815.

Tue, 12/02/2014 - 11:00am


Don’t take finals on an empty stomach!

Tue, 12/02/2014 - 7:00pm


The Arapahoe Community College Music Department proudly presents a concert by the ACC String Orchestra (directed by Rene Knetsch) on Tuesday, Dec. 2, beginning at 7:00 p.m. in Waring Theatre.

The concert is FREE and open to the public.  For more information, please contact Dr. Hidemi Matsushita at hidemi.matsushita@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5867.

Wed, 12/03/2014 - 11:00am


Don’t take finals on an empty stomach!

Wed, 12/03/2014 - 12:30pm


Released 1985...load up the Delorean, because we’re going Back to the Future.  Bring your friends and family to ACC’s showing of the timeless classic!

Swing by Student Affairs (Room M2820) beginning at Noon to see how you can earn refreshments for the movie!

This event is free and open to the public.  For more information or accommodations, contact Student Affairs at student.activities@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5668.

Thu, 12/04/2014 (All day)


The Arapahoe Community College Clay Club will host the annual Arapahoe Ceramic Guild Holiday Clay Sale on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, Dec. 4-6, at the Colorado Gallery of the Arts at ACC.  Thursday's festivities will include an opening reception with light refreshments.

Admission is free and the sale is open to the public.  Hours of operation at the Colorado Gallery of the Arts for this sale are as follows:

THURSDAY, DEC. 4:  4:00 - 8:00 p.m. (opening reception)
FRIDAY, DEC. 5:  9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
SATURDAY, DEC. 6:  9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Participating artists will designate specific pieces as "Pink Dot Pots", and proceeds from the sale of those items will be donated to the Foundation for Women’s Cancer.

The Colorado Gallery of the Arts is located on the first floor of the ACC Annex building (map).  For more information about the Holiday Clay Sale, please contact Marianne McKee at coracefans@aol.com.

Fri, 12/05/2014 (All day)


The Arapahoe Community College Clay Club will host the annual Arapahoe Ceramic Guild Holiday Clay Sale on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, Dec. 4-6, at the Colorado Gallery of the Arts at ACC.  Thursday's festivities will include an opening reception with light refreshments.

Admission is free and the sale is open to the public.  Hours of operation at the Colorado Gallery of the Arts for this sale are as follows:

THURSDAY, DEC. 4:  4:00 - 8:00 p.m. (opening reception)
FRIDAY, DEC. 5:  9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
SATURDAY, DEC. 6:  9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Participating artists will designate specific pieces as "Pink Dot Pots", and proceeds from the sale of those items will be donated to the Foundation for Women’s Cancer.

The Colorado Gallery of the Arts is located on the first floor of the ACC Annex building (map).  For more information about the Holiday Clay Sale, please contact Marianne McKee at coracefans@aol.com.

Fri, 12/05/2014 - 5:30pm


PJ's with SantaEnjoy an evening of holiday cheer with dinner, dessert and storytelling at ACC's annual PJ's with Santa event.  There will be plenty of fun and games for children, as well as a special appearance by Santa Claus himself.

Admission is $3 for kids and $4 for adults.  Please RSVP in advance at the Student Affairs Office (Room M2820).

For more information, or to inquire about accommodations, please call 303.797.5668.

Fri, 12/05/2014 - 7:00pm


The Arapahoe Community College Music Department proudly presents a performance by the ACC Jazz Ensemble (directed by Cecil Lewis) on Friday, Dec. 5, beginning at 7:00 p.m. in Waring Theatre.

The concert is free and open to the public.  For more information, please contact Dr. Hidemi Matsushita at hidemi.matsushita@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5867.

Cecil Lewis

Sat, 12/06/2014 (All day)


The Arapahoe Community College Clay Club will host the annual Arapahoe Ceramic Guild Holiday Clay Sale on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, Dec. 4-6, at the Colorado Gallery of the Arts at ACC.  Thursday's festivities will include an opening reception with light refreshments.

Admission is free and the sale is open to the public.  Hours of operation at the Colorado Gallery of the Arts for this sale are as follows:

THURSDAY, DEC. 4:  4:00 - 8:00 p.m. (opening reception)
FRIDAY, DEC. 5:  9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
SATURDAY, DEC. 6:  9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Participating artists will designate specific pieces as "Pink Dot Pots", and proceeds from the sale of those items will be donated to the Foundation for Women’s Cancer.

The Colorado Gallery of the Arts is located on the first floor of the ACC Annex building (map).  For more information about the Holiday Clay Sale, please contact Marianne McKee at coracefans@aol.com.