Events Archive

Student Employment and Work Study Job Fair flyerJoin the ACC Career and Transfer Center for a Student Employment and Work Study Job Fair on Tuesday, August 22, from 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. in the 2nd Floor Atrium at the Littleton campus.

Supervisors are seeking reliable student workers, so bring your resume! To be eligible for work study, complete your FAFSA.

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For more information and accommodations, please contact the ACC Career and Transfer Center at careers@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5805.


The ACC Office of Financial Aid, in partnership with the Educational Opportunity Center (EOC), is proud to announce the ACC FAFSA Lab.

The FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) Lab will be open every Monday from 1:00 - 6:00 p.m. in M1030 (Lab will be closed on days that ACC is closed).

Financial Aid professionals will be available to offer assistance with FAFSA changes or completion, creating an FSA ID and password, and any questions related to the FAFSA.

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solar eclipse viewingArapahoe Community College will host a solar eclipse viewing on Monday, Aug. 21, from 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. on the West Lawn at the Littleton Campus.

A question/answer session with ACC Astronomy instructor Damon Olsen will be held at 11:00 a.m. prior to the observation segment of the event. ACC will provide telescopes, pinhole devices and solar-filter glasses for safe viewing. Video streaming from similar viewings around the country will also be available. Space-themed snacks will be served.

This event is free and open to the public. For more information, please contact damon.olsen@arapahoe.edu.

Western Welcome Week logoThe Western Welcome Week Parade - 89 years of Celebrating Community! See ACC in the biggest parade in the southwest metro area on Saturday, August 19 at 10 a.m. in Downtown Littleton!

This year we will honor our Military, Police and Fire First Responders. The parade will feature equestrians, high school marching bands from across the state, pipe bands, tractors, floats, and FUN! FREE parking is available on campus.

For more information, to volunteer, or for accommodations, please contact ACC Marketing at marketing@arapahoe.edu.

Milestones installation at ACC - 1st floorArapahoe Community College will host the opening reception for the Milestones Project Exhibition on Thursday, Aug. 17, from 4:00 - 7:00 p.m. at the Colorado Gallery of the Arts. Light refreshments will be served. The exhibit will be on display through Sept. 11.
 
In 1998, Littleton residents Dr. Richard and Michele "Shelli" Steckel began the Milestones Project, an endeavor comprised of taking, and exhibiting, thousands of photos of international children and adults to promote cultural tolerance. “Littleton: My International Home Sweet Home” - a Milestones Project initiative commissioned by ACC - is a portrait exhibit created to showcase the gifts of diversity in our community. The exhibit is a collaborative tribute to the friends, neighbors, merchants and students who have chosen to live, work and study in Littleton. Phase one (second floor) was installed at ACC in Nov. 2007, and phase two (first floor) debuted in March 2015. The Milestones Project has been honored by the United Nations, acknowledged by Time Magazine, and viewed by more than 120 million people in airports around the globe.
 
Admission is free and the exhibit is open to the public Monday - Friday from 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (open Tuesdays until 7:00 p.m.; closed on weekends). The Colorado Gallery of the Arts is located on the first floor of the ACC Annex Building.
 
For more information and accommodations, please contact Trish Sangelo at trish.sangelo@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5212.

Milestones installation at ACC - 2nd floorArapahoe Community College will host the Milestones Project Exhibition from Aug. 14 - Sept. 11 at the Colorado Gallery of the Arts. An opening reception will take place on Thursday, Aug. 17, from 4:00 - 7:00 p.m. (light refreshments will be served).
 
In 1998, Littleton residents Dr. Richard and Michele "Shelli" Steckel began the Milestones Project, an endeavor comprised of taking, and exhibiting, thousands of photos of international children and adults to promote cultural tolerance. “Littleton: My International Home Sweet Home” - a Milestones Project initiative commissioned by ACC - is a portrait exhibit created to showcase the gifts of diversity in our community. The exhibit is a collaborative tribute to the friends, neighbors, merchants and students who have chosen to live, work and study in Littleton. Phase one (second floor) was installed at ACC in Nov. 2007, and phase two (first floor) debuted in March 2015. The Milestones Project has been honored by the United Nations, acknowledged by Time Magazine, and viewed by more than 120 million people in airports around the globe.
 
Admission is free and the exhibit is open to the public Monday - Friday from 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (open Tuesdays until 7:00 p.m.; closed on weekends). The Colorado Gallery of the Arts is located on the first floor of the ACC Annex Building.
 
For more information and accommodations, please contact Trish Sangelo at trish.sangelo@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5212.

Join the hundreds of Littleton families who gather at ACC each year at the 38th annual Arapahoe Community College - Western Welcome Week Family Pancake Breakfast on Sunday, August 13 from 7:30 - 11:30 a.m. Dine on all-you-can-eat pancakes and sausage, and all you can drink coffee, and milk and juice. 

$5 per person – Tickets available at the door at ACC's Littleton campus Summit Room or at the Western Welcome Week Offices.

While the grown-ups visit, kids can go outside and play FREE “Games of Old” like cow roping, gold & treasure panning, three-legged race, “bronc” busting and more.

Kids, round up your stick horse or purchase one at the event from Jane’s Posse for the Bruce Wolf Stick Horse Stampede - registration begins at 9 a.m., and the stampede begins at 10 a.m. Adults you can join in the fun at the Senior Stick Horse immediately after the kids.

For more information or accommodations, please contact ACC Marketing at marketing@arapahoe.edu.

Join us at The Art of Aging Denver Expo presented by HealthONE on Saturday, Aug. 5, from 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. at the Arapahoe Community College Littleton Campus.

Multiple vendors will be on hand to share knowledge about legal & insurance, travel & technology, real estate & home improvement, and education & recruitment. Festivities will include guest speakers and giveaways. This event is free and open to the public.

For more information, please contact sarah.weiss@entercom.com.

Downtown Littleton Artwalk logoJoin us at the ACC Art and Design Center and Colorado Gallery of the Arts on Friday, August 4, for the First Friday Art Walk from 5:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Littleton’s popular First Friday Art Walks are back, May through August.  Stroll through Downtown Littleton and explore the unique galleries and artwork. Leave time to visit one of the many restaurants for dinner and drinks. Additionally, several shops will be open late and will feature local artists.

New to this year’s event are Historic Tours of Downtown, led by Historic Littleton, Inc. Learn more about the original use of several historically-designated buildings in the area. The tours will leave on the half-hour from the front of the Littleton Municipal Courthouse. Each tour will take approximately 30 minutes. The history walks are led by Historical Preservation Board and Historic Littleton, Inc. Start your journey at the Depot Art Gallery at 2069 W. Powers Ave., where there is plenty of parking.

View a map of participating galleries.

 

Arapahoe Community College will host the closing reception for the Kaleidoscope Juried Exhibition on Friday, Aug. 4, from 5 p.m. - 7 p.m. at the Colorado Gallery of the Arts at ACC.

The juror for this event is Chris Stevens, the Cultural Arts Coordinator for the Curtis Arts and Humanities Center. Admission is free and the event, which is held in conjunction with the Downtown Littleton Art District’s First Friday Art Walk, is open to the public. Light refreshments will be served.

The Colorado Gallery of the Arts is located on the first floor of the ACC Annex Building. For more information and accommodations, please contact Trish Sangelo at trish.sangelo@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5212.