Feb. 6 – Noon-1 p.m. Webinar, “Leading Innovation,” sponsored by the Center for Workforce Solutions at AACC as part of its Java Spot programs for businesses; free; to register, email firstname.lastname@example.org; for information about upcoming programs, visit www.aacc.edu/cws/javaspot.cfm.
Feb. 15 – 8:30am – 3 p.m. Cyber Security and Entrepreneurship Symposium, Center for Applied Learning and Technology (CALT) Room 100 on Anne Arundel Community College’s Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway; free and open to the public; contact: Stephen Berry, email@example.com or 410-777-2363; or Dawn Blanche firstname.lastname@example.org or 410-777-7055
Feb. 4 – 13-week session of spring credit classes begins; to register, call 410-777-2243 or visit www.aacc.edu/register
Feb. 4 – Noon Black History Trivia Game Show, a Black History Month event, sponsored by the Campus Activities Board at Anne Arundel Community College; free; dining hall in the Student Union building, AACC Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway; visit www.aacc.edu/studentlife/cab or call 410-777-2043.
Feb. 7 – 10:30 a.m. Event for AACC retirees - As part of the AACC Retiree Coffee Talks, come to an open forum at the Isaac Cox (ICOX) House on the AACC Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway; free; for information or to RSVP, contact Lisa Jacobs at 410-777-1309 or email email@example.com. Visit http://www.aacc.edu/foundation/Retirees.cfm for information about additional Retiree Coffee Talks.
Feb. 9 – 10 a.m. Lecture, “Black Astronauts and the Discovery Space Shuttle,” meet the eight talented black pilots, engineers and scientists who flew on board the Discovery space shuttle through the eyes of Jim Jackson, a former naval aviator who has firsthand knowledge from interviewing many of the astronauts. He also gives tours of the Discovery shuttle on display at the Smithsonian Air and Space Museum’s Udvar-Hazy Center near Dulles Airport in Virginia; appropriate for all ages, an AACC’s Black History Month event; free; Student Union Room 102 (off dining hall), AACC Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway; 410-777-2218
Feb. 9 – 7-10 p.m. Stargazing, “Community Observing Night,” family event sponsored by the AACC Astronomy Club; club meeting 7 p.m. open to the public followed by stargazing; bring your own telescope and binoculars or use one of the eight AACC telescopes to view planets, stars and moon, weather permitting; meeting and stargazing at the Astronomy Lab in rear of lots A and B beside Resource Management Building, AACC Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway; free; 410-777-1820
Feb. 14 – 7 p.m. Chesapeake Civic War Roundtable – Russell J. Rockefeller, AACC assistant professor of history, will lead the discussion; Cade Center for Fine Arts Room 219, AACC Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway; free; 410-777-2428
Feb. 16 – Noon Discussion based on films, “Dark Girls” and “Good Hair,” sponsored by the AACC Black Student Union and the Student Achievement and Success Program, an AACC’s Black History Month event; free; Cade Center for Fine Arts Room 207; free; 410-777-2305 or www.aacc.edu/events/february2013.cfm
Feb. 20 – noon Seminar – “The Essence of Black Love”– A discussion about the experience and uniqueness of black love from the African American perspective, an AACC’s Black History Month event; AACC Student Union Room 204; free; for information call 410-777-7085 or www.aacc.edu/events/february2013.cfm
Feb. 21 – 2-3:15 p.m. “Writers Reading @ AACC,” 2012-2013 series, featuring short story writer Andrew Keating, who just published, “Participants,” a collection of short fiction centering around characters in the workplace; in addition to being a writer, Keating is an educator and public relations specialist living in Baltimore; event includes reading from his work, discussion and book signing; sponsored by the AACC Cultural Events Committee; Florestano Building Room 101, AACC Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway; free; information Susan Cohen, 410-777-2545 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Feb. 23 – 9 -11:30 a.m. Kids in College/EXPLORE Summer Camp Open House –Summer camp registration opens for AACC’s summer programs for elementary, middle and high school students; open house is free; Center for Applied Learning and Technology (CALT) Room 100; 410-777-1182, email@example.com or www.aacc.edu/kic
Feb. 26 - 6 p.m. Board of Trustees meeting; Cade Center for Fine Arts Room 219, AACC Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway; 410-777-1177; www.aacc.edu
Feb. 1, 8 and 9 at 8 p.m. and Feb. 3 at 2 p.m. – Performance, Opera AACC presents Andrew Lloyd Webber’s “Jesus Christ Superstar” rock opera; performed in the Robert E. Kauffman Theater of the Pascal Center for Performing Arts on the AACC Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway; tickets are $25 general admission; $15 senior citizens, groups, students and AACC employees; $5 for those with valid AACC student ID; for information: 410-777-2457 or www.aacc.edu/music/opera.cfm; for tickets, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 410-777-2457.
Feb. 7, 8, 9, 14, 15 and 16 at 8 p.m. and Feb. 10 at 2 p.m. Performance, “The Bible: The Complete Word of God (abridged);” A comedy by Adam Long, Reed Martin and Austin Tichenor; the play looks at such important theological questions as “Did Adam and Eve have navels?” and “Did Moses really look like Charlton Heston?; Humanities Building Room 112, AACC Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway; tickets are $15 general public; $12 senior citizens, outside students, AACC faculty and staff, active military, and groups; and $7 AACC students with ID; for tickets, email email@example.com or call 410-777-2457.
Feb. 11-13 – 7 p.m. Auditions for play; Feb. 11 or 12 – 7 p.m. general auditions; Feb. 13 – 7 p.m. callbacks. The play, “The Underpants,” will be directed by Lars Tatom, theater coordinator, and performed April 11, 12, 13, 18, 19 and 20 at 8 p.m. and April 14 at 2 p.m. Comedian Steve Martin adapted this Carl Sternheim play about the calamities that transpire when Louise’s bloomers accidentally fall off when she waves at the king, including the arrival of a pair of new boarders that may have more than renting a room on their minds. For audition information, contact Tatom, theater coordinator, 410-777-7125.
Feb. 22 - 3-4 p.m. Clinic in World-Class Jazz Series at AACC: The Art of the Jazz Guitar – Featured is interpretative guitarist Julian Lage, known for using his guitar to tell stories; Cade Center for Fine Arts Room 224, AACC Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway; free, no registration required; 410-777-7069 or http://www.aacc.edu/performingarts/events.cfm
Feb. 22 – 8 p.m. Concert in World-Class Jazz Series at AACC: The Art of the Jazz Guitar – Featured is interpretative guitarist Julian Lage, known for using his guitar to tell stories; Robert E. Kauffman Theater in the Pascal Center for Performing Arts, AACC Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway; reservations not required, but can be made through the box office, 410-777-2457 or firstname.lastname@example.org; tickets are $15 general admission, $10 AACC faculty and staff and $5 AACC students with valid ID; for information, 410-777-7069 or www.aacc.edu/performingarts
Feb. 24 – 7 p.m. Musical performance – The Washington Chinese Traditional Orchestra, conducted by Duke Tang, will perform; AACC Chamber Singers will perform two Chinese songs, “ A Place is Far Away” and “Spring Overture;” Robert E. Kauffman Theater in the Pascal Center for Performing Arts, AACC Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway; tickets are $10 general admission, $7 seniors over 60, non-AACC students, groups and $5 AACC students with valid ID; reservations through the box office, 410-777-2457 or email@example.com.
Feb. 27 – noon Open discussion, “A Conversation about Creativity, Collaboration and Innovation,” featuring Gabriella Frank, composer-in-residence with the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra, and Jose Louis Novos, music director and conductor of the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra, talking about the process of her collaboration with Novos; topics include inspiration, creativity, issues of gender, education and innovation; Cade Center for Fine Arts (CADE) Room 224, AACC Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway; free; for information, contact Doug Byerly, chair of AACC’s performing arts department, at 410-777-7019 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Jan. 28-Feb. 21 – 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Mondays-Fridays 6-9 p.m. Wednesdays Art exhibit, “Pop Effects,” national juried show by juror Jed Dodds, artistic director of Creative Alliance in Baltimore; juror’s talk Feb. 6 – noon; reception, Feb. 6 – 6-8 p.m. Cade Center for Fine Arts Gallery, AACC Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway; free; 410-777-7028, email@example.com/cadegallery
Feb. 1-28 – 8 a.m.-9:45 p.m. Monday-Thursday; 8 a.m.-5:45 p.m. Friday; 9 a.m.-4:45 p.m. Saturday; noon-4:45 p.m. Sunday. Exhibit for Black History Month; Andrew G. Truxal Library, AACC Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway; free; 410-777-2211.
Feb. 1-28 -- 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Friday Art exhibit, “Black History Month,” Pascal Center for Performing Arts Gallery, AACC Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway; free; information 410-777-2218 or www.aacc.edu/studentlife