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Master Calendar Event List for the month of April

April, 2018

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Easter Holiday (College closed)
All day event, March 30April 1, 2018
Application Orientation Session Vocational Nursing
01:00 PM to 02:00 PM, April 2, 2018
West Campus Jones Hall Room 251
Orientation for new students applying to the Vocational Nursing program for Fall 2018 admission.
Lucy Tan, piano
07:30 PM to 08:30 PM, April 2, 2018
Amarillo College Concert Hall Theater
FREE ADMISSION Part of the 2017-2018 Young Artist Piano Series presented by the Amarillo College Music Department
Sexual Assault Awareness Event
09:00 AM to 11:00 AM, April 3, 2018
1st Floor Byrd/Parcell
SAAM Event with Family Support, and ACPD.
Amarillo Opera "Man of La Mancha"
07:30 PM to 10:00 PM, April 5, 2018
Globe News Center for the Performing Arts
AC has a unique partnership with the Amarillo Opera, supporting both academic and continuing education courses for the opera. Please visit www.amarilloopera.org for more details about tickets.
Amarillo Opera "Man of La Mancha"
07:30 PM to 10:00 PM, April 6, 2018
Globe News Center for the Performing Arts
AC has a unique partnership with the Amarillo Opera, supporting both academic and continuing education courses for the opera. Please visit www.amarilloopera.org for more details about tickets.
Amarillo Opera "Man of La Mancha"
07:30 PM to 10:00 PM, April 7, 2018
Globe News Center for the Performing Arts
AC has a unique partnership with the Amarillo Opera, supporting both academic and continuing education courses for the opera. Please visit www.amarilloopera.org for more details about tickets.
Sexual Assault Awareness Event
11:00 AM to 01:00 PM, April 10, 2018
West Campus - 1st Floor Jones Hall
SAAM Event with Family Support and ACPD. Pizza and drinks!!!!
AC Jazz & Vocal Jazz
07:30 PM to 09:00 PM, April 10, 2018
Amarillo College Concert Hall Theater
FREE ADMISSION
AC Jazz and Vocal Jazz Spring Concert
07:30 PM to 08:30 PM, April 10, 2018
Amarillo College Concert Hall Theater
FREE ADMISSION
AC Piano Studio Student Recital
02:00 PM to 03:00 PM, April 12, 2018
Amarillo College Concert Hall Theater
FREE ADMISSION Part of the 2017-2018 Young Artist Piano Series presented by the Amarillo College Music Department
AC Concert Choir Spring Concert
07:30 PM to 08:30 PM, April 12, 2018
Amarillo College Concert Hall Theater
FREE ADMISSION
Blue Man Dash
09:00 AM to 12:00 PM, April 14, 2018
Amarillo College, Washington St. Campus, Carter Fitness Center, 2201 S. Washington, Amarillo, TX

Run or walk for autism awareness at the 1st annual Blue Man Dash. Choose between competing in the official timed 5K race, or the walk–which will include silent auction, kid-friendly activities, entertainment, & refreshments. Event is open to all ages. Learn more and/or register here.

Honors Convocation
02:00 PM to 03:30 PM, April 15, 2018
Civic Center Auditorium
AC Chamber Orchestra and Suzuki Orchestras Concert
03:00 PM to 04:30 PM, April 15, 2018
Amarillo College Concert Hall Theater
FREE ADMISSION Also featuring the AC Suzuki Ensembles and Orchestras
AC Community Concert Band Spring Concert
07:30 PM to 08:30 PM, April 16, 2018
Amarillo College Concert Hall Theater
FREE ADMISSION
West Campus Spring Fling
11:00 AM to 02:00 PM, April 17, 2018
West Campus, TBD
Spring Fling - A Celebration of Education
06:00 PM to 08:00 PM, April 19, 2018
The Amarillo College Foundation will host Spring Fling, A Celebration of Education. Life changing educational programs will be showcased. All proceeds from Spring Fling, A Celebration of Education will benefit AC students. Admission is $50 per guest. Please contact the Amarillo College Foundation office with questions. (806) 371-5107
Last Day to Withdraw (16-week classes)
All day eventApril 20
Application Orientation Session Vocational Nursing
01:00 PM to 02:00 PM, April 24, 2018
West Campus Jones Hall Room 251
Orientation for new students applying to the Vocational Nursing program for Fall 2018 admission.
Board of Regents - Status Update Meeting
05:45 PM to 07:00 PM, April 24, 2018
Palo Duro Room; College Union Building Room 212; Washington Street Campus; 2201 S. Washington Street; Amarillo, Texas
Board of Regents - Regular Meeting
07:00 PM to 09:00 PM, April 24, 2018
Palo Duro Room; College Union Building Room 212; Washington Street Campus; 2201 S. Washington Street; Amarillo, Texas
Sexual Assault Awareness Event
05:00 PM to 07:00 PM, April 25, 2018
Washington St. Campus - Durrett/Engineering
SAAM Event with Family Support and ACPD. Pizza and drinks!!
Badgerama
11:00 AM to 01:00 PM, April 26, 2018
Washington Street Campus, Clock Tower
STEM Research Center Lecture Series
01:30 PM to 02:30 PM, April 26, 2018
Amarillo College Concert Hall Theater, Washington Street Campus

Tom Spencer, longtime host of the weekly Public Television series, Central Texas Gardner, will be the featured speaker when Amarillo College presents the inaugural installment of this exciting new STEM-focused lecture series.

The lecture is free and open to the public, but seating is limited so community members are encouraged to reserve a seat here. There will be reserved student seating, so registration is not necessary for current AC students.

AEL High School Equivalency Commencement
06:30 PM to 07:30 PM, April 26, 2018
Central Church of Christ
The Adult Education & Literacy Program will be honoring students that have obtained their GED credential in the 2017-2018 school year. The ceremony will be held on April 26, 2018 from 6:30-7:30 pm at Central Church of Christ in Amarillo. The ceremony is open to the community. Contact the AEL program at 806-371-5425 for more details
Jaime Santillan Sophomore Recital
07:30 PM to 08:30 PM, April 26, 2018
Amarillo College Concert Hall Theater
FREE ADMISSION Part of the 2017-2018 Young Artist Piano Series presented by the Amarillo College Music Department
Amarillo Master Chorale "Chichester Psalms" with the Amarillo Symphony
07:30 PM to 10:00 PM, April 27, 2018
Globe News Center for the Performing Arts
The Amarillo Master Chorale is proud to be a community partner with Amarillo College. Please visit www.actx.edu/amarillomasterchorale for more info and www.amarillosymphony.org for tickets to this concert.
Amarillo Master Chorale "Chichester Psalms" with the Amarillo Symphony
07:30 PM to 10:00 PM, April 28, 2018
Globe News Center for the Performing Arts
The Amarillo Master Chorale is proud to be a community partner with Amarillo College. Please visit www.actx.edu/amarillomasterchorale for more info and www.amarillosymphony.org for tickets to this concert.
Worldwide Pinhole Photography Day Workshop
12:00 PM to 04:00 PM, April 29, 2018
3rd floor Parcells Hall
Every year on the last Sunday in April the Photo Club at Amarillo College hosts a workshop for Worldwide Pinhole Photography Day. From 12-4 we teach people how to make photographs using handmade cameras and how to develop the images in the darkroom. This event is free and open to the general public. We will have volunteers on staff to help people get started, a camera obscura on site, and lots of props for having fun making pictures. There will also be a pinhole photography exhibition on display in Southern Light Gallery (1st floor Ware Student Commons) of images by Robin Dru Germany and Kim Brown. Amarillo College, Washington St. campus, Parcells Hall 3rd floor Sunday, April 29th, 12-4pm For more info go to the AC press release: https://www.actx.edu/blog/id/233

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