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Fri, 07/03/2015 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm


Downtown Littleton Art DistrictJoin us at the ACC Art and Design Center on Friday, July 3, for the First Friday Art Walk from 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.

The newly-formed Downtown Littleton Art District is a collaborative effort between the City of Littleton, the Arapahoe Community College Art and Design Center, and the numerous galleries in the downtown Littleton area.

Enjoy fine arts and crafts while you stroll and shop at participating galleries.

Tue, 07/07/2015 - 6:00pm


Disney's CARSStudent Affairs will host "drive in" movie night, featuring Disney's CARS, on Tuesday, July 7, beginning at 6:00 p.m. in the Multi-Purpose Room (M1900).

Bring the family and decorate your own race car.  Craft materials and popcorn will be provided.  The event is free and open to the public.

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

Sat, 07/11/2015 - 8:00am


Student Affairs will sponsor a horseback riding trip in Estes Park on Saturday, July 11.  Please meet at the Student Affairs Office (Room M2820) at 8:00 a.m.  Transportation will be provided.  Cost is $15 per person.  Space is limited, so please sign up in advance at the Student Affairs Office (please present student ID when registering).

For more information, or to inquire about accommodations, please contact Student Affairs at student.activities@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5668.

Mon, 07/13/2015 - 12:00pm - 5:00pm


The Kaleidoscope Juried Exhibition opens today.  The exhibit runs through Aug. 14.  The festivities will include an opening reception with light refreshments on Friday, July 17, from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.

The juror for this exhibit will be ACC Art Instructor Gigi Lambert.  Admission is free and the exhibit is open to the public.  Hours of operation:

MONDAY - FRIDAY:  Noon - 5:00 p.m. (open Tuesdays until 7:00 p.m.)
SATURDAY / SUNDAY:  closed

The Colorado Gallery of the Arts is located on the first floor of the ACC Annex building at 5900 S. Santa Fe Drive in Littleton.  For more information, please contact Trish Sangelo at trish.sangelo@arapahoe.edu.

Tue, 07/14/2015 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm


**Date has changed for this event. It will now be Tuesday, July 14 from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. If you have purchased tickets and cannot attend, you can return for a refund up until the day of the event (July 14). Refunds will not be given after the event.

Student Affairs will host Family Night at Pirates Cove for ACC students and employees on Tuesday, July 14, from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.  Tickets are $3 per person and should be purchased in advance at the Student Affairs Office (Room M2820).  Please present your student/employee ID at the time of ticket purchase.

For more information, or to inquire about accommodations, please contact Student Affairs at student.activities@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5668.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT FAMILY NIGHT AT PIRATES COVE

  • Since this is a private party, there will be no admittance until 6:30 p.m.
  • If the weather looks questionable, please call the ACC Student Affairs Office (303.797.5668) after 4:30 p.m. on July 14 for a recorded message regarding the status of the event.  Please be aware that due to unstable weather conditions, the decision may unexpectedly change before/during the event.
  • If the event is cancelled, it will not be rescheduled.  If the event is cancelled before 6:30 p.m., only pre-paid tickets will be eligible for a refund.  If Pirates Cove cancels the event after 6:30 p.m. due to inclement weather, there will be no refunds.

PLEASE NOTE: By participating in this event, the participant assumes all risks of damages or injury, including death, that may be sustained by him/her or by his/her property while participating in a College sponsored activity or in travel to or from such an activity.  The participant acknowledges and agrees that participation in this event involves an inherent risk of physical injury and/or damage to property and assumes all risks.  The participants releases and hold harmless Arapahoe Community College, its affiliated agencies and employees.

Fri, 07/17/2015 - 8:30am


Student Affairs is sponsoring a yoga day hike in Idaho Springs on Friday, July 17.  Please meet at the Student Affairs Office (Room M2820) at 8:30 a.m. to car pool and caravan.  This event is free to attend, but space is limited.  Please sign up in advance at Student Affairs.

For more information, or to inquire about accommodations, please contact Student Affairs at student.activities@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5668.

Fri, 07/17/2015 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm


The Kaleidoscope Juried Exhibition opening reception will be held today from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.  The exhibit runs through Aug. 14.  Admission is free and the exhibit is open to the public.  Refreshments will be served.

The juror for this exhibit will be ACC Art Instructor Gigi Lambert.  Admission is free and the exhibit is open to the public.

The Colorado Gallery of the Arts is located on the first floor of the ACC Annex building at 5900 S. Santa Fe Drive in Littleton.  For more information, please contact Trish Sangelo at trish.sangelo@arapahoe.edu.

Fri, 07/17/2015 - 9:30pm - 11:30pm

Star PartyThe Arapahoe Community College Astronomy Program will host a "star party" on Friday, July 17, from 9:30 - 11:30 p.m. at the Littleton Campus (West Lawn; between the Main Building and Lot G).

Star parties are held in an open house format, 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 cookies and fruit punch will be served.

VISIT THE ACC ASTRONOMY PROGRAM TWITTER FEED FOR STAR PARTY WEATHER UPDATES

Join ACC Astronomy Professor Jennifer Jones for your chance to observe the night sky and explore the vastness of the universe.  For more information, please contact jennifer.jones@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5839.

Sat, 07/18/2015 - 8:00am - 1:00pm


Arapahoe Community College will offer an opportunity for anyone to begin the process of enrolling in Fall 2015 classes with the Start Now! event on Saturday, July 18, from 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. at the Littleton and Castle Rock Campuses.

Start Now! will provide all prospective and currently-applied, but not enrolled, students with the opportunity to complete student orientation and testing while receiving assistance with advising, financial aid and registration during this one-day session.

For more information, or to apply for admission, please contact the ACC Admissions and Records Office (admissions@arapahoe.edu / 303.797.5621) or visit our Start Now! page.

Fri, 07/24/2015 - 8:30am


ACC is sponsoring a trip to The Wild Animal Sanctuary in Keenesburg on Friday, July 24.

Transportation and lunch will be provided.  Please meet at ACC at 8:30 a.m.  Cost is $5 per person and space is limited.  Please sign up in advance at the Student Affairs Office (Room M2820).

For more information, or to inquire about accommodations, please contact Student Affairs at student.activities@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5668.