Events Archive


The Littleton Public Schools District Art Show concludes today with a closing reception from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. at the Colorado Gallery of the Arts at Arapahoe Community College.

The show features a wide range of artwork from the LPS K-12 student population, including a variety of artistic media and techniques, as well as two and three-dimensional pieces.

Admission is free and the closing reception is open to the public.

The Colorado Gallery of the Arts at ACC is located on the first floor of the ACC Annex building.  For more information, please contact Anna Spillen at aspillen@lps.k12.co.us.


The ACC Parker Campus will host its StrengthsQuest student workshop on Tuesday afternoon, Feb. 9.

Start the semester off strong and join us from 1:00 - 2:30 p.m.  Assess your strengths and establish an action plan for success.  This event is free for currently-enrolled ACC students.

To RSVP, or for more information, please call the Parker Campus at 303.734.4822.


The ACC Student Success Center will facilitate its How to Make A's "Mid-day Takeaway" spring workshop on Tuesday and Wednesday, Feb. 9-10, from 11:30 a.m. - Noon both days in the Student Success Center (Room M2720).

FULL SCHEDULE OF MID-DAY TAKEAWAY SPRING WORKSHOPS

Learn valuable strategies from Peer Tutors who have excelled in ACC courses.  If dates and times do not fit your schedule, please come by the Student Success Center to speak with a Peer Tutor.

For more information, or to inquire about accommodations, please call 303.797.5824.


Blood DriveACC is facilitating a blood drive to benefit Children's Hospital Colorado on Tuesday, Feb. 9, from 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. in Parking Lot F.

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The process takes about 30 to 45 minutes total, from arrival, paperwork, a brief interview to the actual blood draw.  Please remember to eat and hydrate beforehand.  Donors will need to bring a government-issued photo ID (passport or driver’s license).  Minors (age 17 or younger) will require parental/guardian permission.  Please be prompt to your appointment, thank you.

Donors should exhibit healthful attributes.  Those who have 1) had a tattoo or piercing in the past 12 months, or 2) those who have travelled to a malaria-risk area in the past 12 months, are discouraged from donating.

For more information, or to inquire about accommodations, please contact Student Life (Room M2820) at student.activities@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5668.


Arapahoe Community College will once again serve as a location for the Tax Help Colorado program in 2016.

Tax Help Colorado, which is a partnership between The Piton Foundation and the Colorado Community College System (CCCS), provides Colorado families with the opportunity to have their tax return prepared and e-filed by IRS-certified officials.  These services are free to Colorado taxpayers whose annual household income was less than $53,000 in 2015.

ACC will facilitate Tax Help Colorado at its Littleton Campus (5900 S. Santa Fe Drive) on Feb. 5, Feb. 19 and March 4 in Room A1540 (first floor of the Annex Building) from 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.  No appointment necessary.

WHAT TO BRING TO A PARTICIPATING TAX HELP COLORADO SITE

Furthermore, Colorado families who have children at home and whose household income is less than $53,000 may be eligible for federal and state Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC), as well as Child Tax Credit.  FULL DETAILS

This is the fifth straight year that ACC has worked in conjunction with The Piton Foundation to support the Tax Help Colorado program.  The ACC site facilitated 186 combined returns for a grand total of $335,972 in Federal and State refunds during the 2015 tax season.

For more information about the Tax Help Colorado program, please visit the Tax Help Colorado website or call 2-1-1.

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Have a hobby?  Start a club at ACC!  Student Life can help get you started.  To become an official student club or organization, you must attend our club recognition meeting on Thursday, Feb. 4, beginning at 2:30 p.m. in Room M4140.

For more information, or to inquire about accommodations, please contact Student Life (Room M2820) at student.activities@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5668.


Writers Studio at ACC presents "Publishing Without the Perish: Successful Book Authors Tell All" on Wednesday, Feb. 3, beginning at 4:00 p.m. in the Library & Learning Commons.  FULL DETAILS

Join poet Marty McGovern (Bad Fame, Able Muse Press), mystery writer Theresa Crater (Star Family, Crystal Star Publishing) and debut novelist Rachel Weaver (Point of Direction, Ig Publishing) for a reading of their work and a panel discussion on finding the right publishing house for your book. 

This event is free and open to the public, and refreshments will be served.  For more information, please contact Writers Studio faculty advisor Kathryn Winograd at kathryn.winograd@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5815.


The ACC Student Success Center will facilitate its Study Smarter, Not Harder "Mid-day Takeaway" spring workshop on Tuesday and Wednesday, Feb. 2-3, from 11:30 a.m. - Noon both days in the Student Success Center (Room M2720).

FULL SCHEDULE OF MID-DAY TAKEAWAY SPRING WORKSHOPS

Learn valuable strategies from Peer Tutors who have excelled in ACC courses.  If dates and times do not fit your schedule, please come by the Student Success Center to speak with a Peer Tutor.

For more information, or to inquire about accommodations, please call 303.797.5824.


The ACC Student Success Center will facilitate its Study Smarter, Not Harder "Mid-day Takeaway" spring workshop on Tuesday and Wednesday, Feb. 2-3, from 11:30 a.m. - Noon both days in the Student Success Center (Room M2720).

FULL SCHEDULE OF MID-DAY TAKEAWAY SPRING WORKSHOPS

Learn valuable strategies from Peer Tutors who have excelled in ACC courses.  If dates and times do not fit your schedule, please come by the Student Success Center to speak with a Peer Tutor.

For more information, or to inquire about accommodations, please call 303.797.5824.


Arapahoe Community College is hosting a screening of Doc of the Dead on Monday, Feb. 1, beginning at Noon in the Half Moon.  Join director Alexandre Philippe and writer / reporter / zombie expert Cory Casciato for a question/answer session about this zombie culture documentary.  Free popcorn and soda will be available.

This event is free and open to the public.  For more information, please contact ACC Psychology Faculty Allison Hagood at allison.hagood@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5785.