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Alvin Community College
Events Calendar
News Release
Sunday, February 13, 2011

February 17-28, 2011
ACC Holds Eight-week Mini Semester Registration
Registration for an eight-week mini semester, which begins on March 3, at Alvin Community College will be held Feb. 17-28. For more information, call the ACC Enrollment Services Center at (281) 756-3531. ACC is located at 3110 Mustang Road.

February 24, 2011
ACC Holds Monthly Board Meeting
Alvin Community College will hold its monthly Board of Regents meeting on Feb. 24 at 7 p.m. in the Nolan Ryan Center. For more information, call (281) 756-3600. The Nolan Ryan Center is located on the ACC main campus, 3110 Mustang Road.

March 5-6 and 10-12, 2011
ACC Presents Spring Musical ‘The Spitfire Grill’
The Alvin Community College Speech and Drama Department will present its spring musical performance, “The Spitfire Grill,” March 5-6 and March 10-12 in the main campus theatre, 3110 Mustang Road. Performances on March 5 and March 10-12 will be at 8 p.m. and March 6 at 2:30 p.m. For more information or to reserve tickets, call the ACC Theatre Box Office at (281) 756-3606 or email boxoffice@alvincollege.edu.

March 10, 2011
ACC Hosts Open House March 10
Alvin Community College will host a Texas-style open house on March 10 from 4 to 7 p.m. Guests will have the opportunity to learn about all the credit and continuing education programs offered at the college, explore student involvement options, and meet with faculty and staff. Academic advisors will also be available to assist with the admissions process and financial aid advisors will help guests determine if they are eligible for grants or loans to pay for education. Guests interested in applying for financial aid at the open house for classes offered through the summer are asked to bring completed 2009 tax forms, 2009 W2s, and/or their unemployment benefits letter. For students interested in applying for financial aid at the open house for classes offered in the fall are asked to bring completed 2010 tax forms, 2010 W2s, and/or their unemployment benefits letter. Entertainment at the event will include the Alvin Community Jazz Band and KACC 89.7 FM broadcasting live. Guests will be able to ride a mechanical bull, learn steer roping techniques, have their photo taken in an adventure scene and more. There will be plenty of free food and door prizes and several scholarships will be awarded to participants over the age of 17 who are present at the open house during the time of the drawing. The event will be held at the ACC Science/Health Science Building, located at 3110 Mustang Road. For more information, call (281) 756-3550.

March 14-18, 2011
ACC Closed for Spring Break
Alvin Community College will be closed March 14-18 for spring break. For more information, call (281) 756-3600.

March 22-23, 2011
Student Activities Hosts Blood Drive on March 22-23
Alvin Community College Student Activities will host a blood drive at the main campus on March 22-23 from 9:30 a.m. until 2 p.m. ACC blood drive donors will receive a free T-shirt and have the opportunity to enroll in the Blood Center’s Commit for Life program.  Commit for Life encourages people to donate regularly to save lives and earn different levels of service. For more information, call (281) 756-3686. For frequently asked questions about donating blood, visit www.giveblood.org. ACC is located at 3110 Mustang Road.

March 24, 2011
ACC Holds Monthly Board Meeting
Alvin Community College will hold its monthly Board of Regents meeting on March 24 at 7 p.m. in the Nolan Ryan Center. For more information, call (281) 756-3600. The Nolan Ryan Center is located on the ACC main campus, 3110 Mustang Road.

March 31, 2011
Alvin Community Band Hosts Annual Spring Concert
The Alvin Community Band and Alvin Community College Wind Ensemble will present their annual free spring concert on Thursday, March 31, at 7:30 p.m. at the newly renovated ACC Theatre. For more information, contact ACC Band Director David Griffith at (281) 756-3588.  ACC is located at 3110 Mustang Road.

April 4 to May 9, 2011
ACC Holds Three-week Mini Semester Registration
Registration for a three-week mini semester, which begins on May 11, at Alvin Community College will be held April 4 to May 9. For more information, call the ACC Enrollment Services Center at (281) 756-3531. ACC is located at 3110 Mustang Road.

April 5, 2011
Baker to Speak at Annual Author’s Luncheon
Susan Baker, wife of former Secretary of State James Baker and author of Passing It On – An Autobiography with Spirit, will be the guest speaker at the annual Alvin Community College Foundation Author’s Luncheon on April 5, at 11:30 a.m., at the Nolan Ryan Center. Baker is a founding member of the National Alliance to End Homelessness and has served on the boards of Families for the Homeless, Neighborhood Centers, Inc., Houston Food Bank and the Enterprise Foundation, an organization dedicated to creating low-income housing. She was also an instrumental member of a bipartisan parents’ group that persuaded the music industry to voluntarily issue warning labels for lyrics. In addition to highlighting the challenges Baker purposely tackled to help others, Passing It On is also a reflective narrative of facing unplanned personal challenges that demonstrate what can be accomplished through faith. Prior to the luncheon, Baker will be available to sign copies of her book. Proceeds from book sales and the event will be used toward ACC student scholarships, staff development and community enrichment programs. Tickets are $40 each and a reserved table for eight is $400. For more information, call (281) 756-3600. The Nolan Ryan Center is located on the ACC main campus, at 3110 Mustang Road.

April 19, 2011
ACC Hosts Free Jazz Concert on April 19
Alvin Community College will host its annual free jazz concert, featuring the ACC Jazz Combo and the Alvin Community Jazz Band, on April 19 at 7 p.m. For more information, contact ACC Band Director David Griffith at (281) 756-3588. ACC is located at 3110 Mustang Road.

April 20 to May 25, 2011
ACC Holds Registration for Summer One and 11-week Semesters
Registration for the Summer One and 11-week semesters, which begin on June 1, at Alvin Community College will be held April 20 to May 25. For more information, call the ACC Enrollment Services Center at (281) 756-3531. ACC is located at 3110 Mustang Road.

April 22, 2011
ACC Closed April 22
Alvin Community College will be closed April 22. For more information, call (281) 756-3600.

April 28, 2011
ACC Concert Choir, Chamber Singers to Perform Free Concert
The Alvin Community College Concert Choir and Chamber Singers will perform at their annual free spring concert in the newly renovated ACC Theatre on April 28 at 7:30 p.m. For more information, contact ACC Band Director David Griffith at (281) 756-3588 or ACC Music Department Chair and Choir Director Kevin Moody at (281) 756-3587. ACC is located at 3110 Mustang Road.

April 28, 2011
ACC Holds Monthly Board Meeting
Alvin Community College will hold its monthly Board of Regents meeting on April 28 at 7 p.m. in the Nolan Ryan Center. For more information, call (281) 756-3600. The Nolan Ryan Center is located on the ACC main campus, 3110 Mustang Road.

May 11-12, 2011
ACC Holds Summer Children’s Theatre Festival Auditions
The Alvin Community College Speech and Drama Department will hold auditions for its Summer Children’s Theatre Festival on May 11-12, at 6:30 p.m., in the main campus theatre, 3110 Mustang Road. Callbacks will be May 16. The first summer show will be performed June 20-23 and the second will be July 25-28. ACC has been providing this opportunity for children interested in theatre production for over 25 years. For more information, contact the ACC Theatre Box Office at (281) 756-3606 or email boxoffice@alvincollege.edu

May 26, 2011
ACC Holds Monthly Board Meeting
Alvin Community College will hold its monthly Board of Regents meeting on May 26 at 7 p.m. in the Nolan Ryan Center. For more information, call (281) 756-3600. The Nolan Ryan Center is located on the ACC main campus, 3110 Mustang Road.

May 30, 2011
ACC Closed for Memorial Day
In observance of Memorial Day, Alvin Community College will be closed on May 30. For more information, call (281) 756-3600.

June 20-23, 2011
ACC Presents Summer Children’s Theatre Festival
The Alvin Community College Speech and Drama Department will present the first show of the Summer Children’s Theatre Festival season June 20-23 in the main campus theatre, 3110 Mustang Road. Performance times are at 10 a.m. June 20-23 with a second performance on June 23 at 7:30 p.m. For more information or to reserve tickets, call the ACC Theatre Box Office at (281) 756-3606 or email boxoffice@alvincollege.edu.

June 23, 2011
ACC Holds Monthly Board Meeting
Alvin Community College will hold its monthly Board of Regents meeting on June 23 at 7 p.m. in the Nolan Ryan Center. For more information, call (281) 756-3600. The Nolan Ryan Center is located on the ACC main campus, 3110 Mustang Road.

July 4, 2011
ACC Closed July 4
Alvin Community College will be closed on July 4. For more information, call (281) 756-3600.

July 25-28, 2011
ACC Presents Summer Children’s Theatre Festival
The Alvin Community College Speech and Drama Department will present the second show of the Summer Children’s Theatre Festival season July 25-28 in the main campus theatre, 3110 Mustang Road. Performance times are at 10 a.m. July 25-28 with a second performance on July 28 at 7:30 p.m. For more information or to reserve tickets, call the ACC Box Office at (281) 756-3606 or email boxoffice@alvincollege.edu.

July 28, 2011
ACC Holds Monthly Board Meeting
Alvin Community College will hold its monthly Board of Regents meeting on July 28 at 7 p.m. in the Nolan Ryan Center. For more information, call (281) 756-3600. The Nolan Ryan Center is located on the ACC main campus, 3110 Mustang Road.

August 25, 2011
ACC Holds Monthly Board Meeting
Alvin Community College will hold its monthly Board of Regents meeting on August 25 at 7 p.m. in the Nolan Ryan Center. For more information, call (281) 756-3600. The Nolan Ryan Center is located on the ACC main campus, 3110 Mustang Road.






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