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November Calendar of Events

Admission Discounts

The AACC Box Office in the Robert E. Kauffman Theater in the Pascal Center for Performing Arts offers ticket sales and reservations by phone (410-777-2457), by email to boxoffice@aacc.edu and in person for events in the theater. Box office hours vary each term but are typically 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.

The Box Office offers discounted prices for many events. Discounts are available to AACC students with valid student ID, seniors age 60 and over, groups of 10 or more attending the same performance, AACC faculty and staff members and students from schools other than AACC. Be prepared to show a photo ID to receive the discount.

Athletic Events

AACC fields 11 men’s and women’s athletic teams and is affiliated with the Maryland Junior College Athletic Association (MD JUCO) & the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA). Read more here [link to www.aacc.edu/athletics] about upcoming games, tournaments and team reunions.



Academic Calendar Highlights

Nov. 1 - Deadline for submitting application for December 2012 graduation

Nov. 22-25 - Thanksgiving break (no classes)

Community

Thursdays (except for Nov. 22) – 9 a.m.-4 p.m. One-on-one tobacco cessation sessions on a walk-in basis, sessions available other days by appointment; Student Union Room 120, AACC Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway; free; make appointments by calling Health Services, 410-777-2480.

Thursdays (except for Nov. 22) – 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Free, confidential, 20-minute HIV testing by Anne Arundel County Department of Health; Student Union Room 120, AACC Arnold campus, free; make appointments by calling Health Services, 410-777-2480.

Nov. 1 – 6-7:50 p.m. radKIDS® Personal Empowerment Safety Education Program for fall; sponsored by the AACC Department of Public Safety, the program meets Tuesdays and Thursdays through Nov. 15 on the AACC Arnold campus, $25; registration required; for information, call 410-777-2096; to register, call 410-777-2325.

Nov. 8 – 7 p.m. Chesapeake Civic War Roundtable – Trevor Plante, archivist at the National Archives, will lead the discussion; Cade Center for Fine Arts Room 219, AACC Arnold campus, free; 410-777-2428.

Nov. 8 – 2-3:15 p.m.
“Writers Reading @ AACC,” 2012-2013 series, featuring poet Garrett Brown, winner of the Poetry Center of Chicago’s 11th Annual Juried Reading award and whose book, “Manna Sifting” was selected by E. Ethelbert Miller for the 2008 Liam Rector First Book Prize; Brown is an assistant professor in English and Communications at AACC ; event sponsored by the AACC Cultural Events Committee; Humanities Building Room 112, AACC Arnold campus, free; information Susan Cohen, 410-777-2545 or sacohen3@aacc.edu.  

Nov. 10 – 10 a.m. Prior Learning Assessment Information Session, find out how to earn college credit for what you know, review eligibility requirements and learn steps in the AACC assessment process; Center for Applied Learning and Technology, AACC Arnold campus, free; 410-777-2340 or fmturcott@aacc.edu; www.aacc.edu/priorlearning.

Nov. 10 – 7-10 p.m. Stargazing, “Community Observing Night,” family event sponsored by the AACC Astronomy Club; club meeting 7:30 p.m. open to the public followed one hour after sunset by stargazing, bring your own telescope and binoculars or use one of the eight AACC telescopes to view planets, stars and moon, weather permitting; Astronomy Lab in rear of lots A and B beside Resource Management Building, AACC Arnold campus, free; 410-777-1820; www.aacc.edu/science/observatory

Nov. 12 – 11 a.m. Veterans’ Day Ceremony – Join AACC in celebrating those who serve in the military or have served in a traditional ceremony including the AACC Color Guard and the playing of “Taps;” followed by a reception; Cade Center for Fine Arts Room 219, AACC Arnold campus, free; 410-777-4838, military@aacc.edu, veterans@aacc.edu or www.aacc.edu/military.

Nov. 13 – 6 p.m. AACC  Board of Trustees meets in public session; free; Cade Center for Fine Arts Room 219, AACC Arnold campus, 410-777-1177; www.aacc.edu 

Nov. 14 – 6-9 p.m. Veterans’ Benefits and Services Showcase – AACC and Anne Arundel County Veterans Affairs Commission co-host a one-stop “shop” to showcase veterans’ services and benefits available to help veterans transition from military to civilian life; exhibits and four 45-minute breakout sessions available, Student Union Rooms 102 and 204; free; exhibits, dining hall, AACC Arnold campus, 410-777-4838, military@aacc.edu, veterans@aacc.edu or www.aacc.edu/military

Nov. 15 – 12:30 p.m. – Film, “Weight of the Nation,” part of the HBO documentary series focused on obesity as one of the leading health crises in our nation today; part of the AACC Women’s Institute Fall Film; Location to be announced, AACC Arnold campus, 410-777-7033 or www.aacc.edu/women and click on “film series.”

Nov. 17 – time to be announced. Safe walking and driving demonstration/simulator – demonstration on texting, impaired driving and pedestrian safety, sponsored by AACC Health Services; Student Union Dining Hall, AACC Arnold campus, free; 410-777-2480.

Performing Arts
Nov. 2 – noon Caribbean Dance Workshop – Learn to dance to a Caribbean beat, sponsored by AACC Student Activities office; Center for Applied Learning and Technology (CALT) Room 105, AACC Arnold campus, free; 410-777-2043; www.aacc.edu/studentlife

Nov. 2 – 3 p.m. Clinic in World-Class Jazz Series at AACC: The Art of the Jazz Guitar – Brazilian classical guitarist Richard Miller and New York City-based guitarist and vocalist Jason Ennis will give second clinic in this series; Miller is noted for his Brazilian and Latin jazz; Ennis’ style includes jazz, blues, Brazilian music and classical music; Cade Center for Fine Arts Room 224, AACC Arnold campus; free, no registration required; 410-777-7069 or www.aacc.edu/performingarts/events.cfm 

Nov. 2 – 8 p.m. Concert in World-Class Jazz Series at AACC: The Art of the Jazz Guitar – Brazilian classical guitarist Richard Miller and New York City-based guitarist and vocalist Jason Ennis will give second concert in this series; Miller is noted for his Brazilian and Latin jazz; Ennis’ style includes jazz, blues, Brazilian music and classical music; Humanities Building Recital/Lecture Hall Room 112, AACC Arnold campus;  reservations not required, but can be made through the box office, 410-777-2457 or boxoffice@aacc.edu; 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

Nov. 3 – 8 p.m. Concert, Music for Silent Movies; Guest Slovian pianist Andrej Goricar will accompany a Slovenian Silent Film; sponsored by the AACC Cultural Events Committee and World Artists Experience; free; Robert E. Kauffman Theater of the Pascal Center for Performing Arts.

Nov. 4 – 3 p.m. Concert, Brass Concert Band U.S. Navy Cmdr. (Retired) Ray Ascione leads the Benfield Brass Band in several rousing music pieces; sponsored by the AACC Cultural Events Committee; free; Robert E. Kauffman Theater of the Pascal Center for Performing Arts.

Nov. 7 – 1 p.m. Slam Poetry featuring Nafeesa Monroe, an actress and spoken word artist, who will perform her own works; sponsored by AACC Student Activities office; Cade Center for Fine Arts Room 219, AACC Arnold campus; free; 410-777-2043; www.aacc.edu/studentlife

Nov. 9 and 10 at 8 p.m.; Nov. 11 at 3 p.m. – Performance, Opera AACC presents Mozart’s “Bastien and Bastienna” and Schubert’s “The Conspirators”; performed in the Robert E. Kauffman Theater of the Pascal Center for Performing Arts on the AACC Arnold campus; admittance will be charge; for tickets, email boxoffice@aacc.edu or call 410-777-2457.

Nov. 12 – noon Musician performance – Acoustic musician and songwriter Steve Means, originally from Cincinnati and now in Nashville plays his blend of natural sounds and powerful lyrics, sponsored by AACC Student Activities office; Student Union dining hall, AACC Arnold campus; free; 410-777-2043.

Nov. 16 – 8 p.m. – Concert , “Bavarian Beasts”– AACC Symphony Orchestra directed by Anna Binneweg will perform Beethoven’s Symphony No. 5 and Brahms’ Piano Concerto No. 1 with concert pianist Michael Shepard; Robert E. Kauffman Theater of the Pascal Center for Performing Arts on the AACC Arnold campus; tickets: $10 general admission; $7 senior citizens, groups, students and AACC employees; $5 for those with valid AACC student ID; information, www.aacc.edu/music/ensembles.cfm; tickets, email boxoffice@aacc.edu or call 410-777-2457.

Nov. 17 – 8 p.m. Concert – AACC Big Band directed by Marty Knepp and AACC Small Jazz Ensembles directed by Ian Wardenski will perform a variation of improvisational and classical jazz; performed in the Robert E. Kauffman Theater of the Pascal Center for Performing Arts on the AACC Arnold campus; tickets: $10 general admission; $7 senior citizens, groups, students and AACC employees; $5 for those with valid AACC student ID; information, www.aacc.edu/performingarts or  www.aacc.edu/music/ensembles.cfm; for tickets, email boxoffice@aacc.edu or call 410-777-2457.

Nov. 18 – 3 p.m. Concert – AACC Concert Band and Wind Ensemble under the direction of Bruce Mansfield will present an afternoon of classic and exciting repertoire for bands; performed in the Robert E. Kauffman Theater of the Pascal Center for Performing Arts on the AACC Arnold campus,  tickets are $10 general admission; $7 senior citizens, groups, students and AACC employees; $5 for those with valid AACC student ID; information, www.aacc.edu/music/ensembles.cfm; for tickets, email boxoffice@aacc.edu or call 410-777-2457.

Nov. 19 – noon Performance – Piscataway Indian Dancers , sponsored by the Campus Activities Board; Student Union dining hall, AACC Arnold campus, free; 410-777-2218

Nov. 19 or 20 – 7 p.m. General auditions for “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?”; play will be performed Feb. 7, 8, 9, 14, 15 and 16 at 8 p.m. and Feb. 10 at 2 p.m. in Humanities Building Room 112, AACC Arnold campus. For audition information, contact Lars Tatom, theater coordinator, 410-777-7125.

Nov. 29-30 – 8 p.m. Dance performance – “Falling Up!” presented by the AACC Dance Company; Robert E. Kauffman Theater in the Pascal Center for Performing Arts, AACC Arnold campus, tickets are $15 general public; $10 AACC faculty and staff, senior citizens and outside students; $7 AACC students; for tickets, call 410-777-2457 or email boxoffice@aacc.edu 

Nov. 30 – noon Latin Dance Workshop – Practice your Latin dance techniques in this free workshop; sponsored by the AACC Student Activities office; Center for Applied Learning and Technology Room 105, AACC Arnold campus, 410-777-2043 or www.aacc.edu/studentlife 




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