JCCC students perform Shakespeare play (multiple dates)
Polsky TheatreThe play will take place April 24-26 and May 1-3 in the Carlsen Center’s Polsky Theatre. On the Friday and Saturday evenings, it will begin at 7:30 p.m.; the afternoon performances on Saturdays and Sundays will begin at 2 p.m. The event is...
Epicenter 2015: Sustainability, from Farm to Table
Regnier Center | FeaturedThis year, Epicenter will focus on making the region’s food system more sustainable and explore how students’ career choices can contribute to that change. We’ll hear from award-winning and new...
Biannual Free College Day
Johnson County Community College | FeaturedClasses on these topics and a wide range of others will be offered free to the public on Saturday, April 18, as part of Free College Day, sponsored every other year by Johnson County Community. You can take as many classes as you wish; all you...
Yardley Hall | FeaturedThey’ve been called the Rolling Stones of country music, and really, that's no exaggeration. For 20 years, the Sawyer Brown band has set the pace and continues to go the distance with fresh, fun and relevant songs that challenge them as...
Earth Days 2015
Various locations across campusEarth Days refers to a fun-filled week of food, activities and learning. There's something new happening each day of the week starting on Friday, April 17. (We do take a break for the weekend!) We'll continue through April 24. Here are just a few...
Kansas Court of Appeals
Hudson Auditorium | FeaturedKansas Court of Appeals Chief Judge Thomas Malone will be presiding, accompanied by Kansas Court of Appeals Judges Michael B. Buser and Stephen D. Hill. The oral arguments will be heard in the Hudson Auditorium, located on the second...
Yardley Hall | FeaturedThe Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain is back at Johnson County Community College this year with its barnstorming stage performance, impromptu jams and guerrilla gigs. The Ukes will perform at 7 p.m. Sunday, April 12, in the Carlsen...
Daylong reading of the ‘Odyssey’
GEB 233 | FeaturedAll are invited to drop in for a half-hour or an hour and listen to a book or two of the "Odyssey." Informational literature on the poem will be provided. For as long as he can remember, Norcott-Mahany has been fascinated with the oral...
Polsky Theatre | FeaturedMulti-instrumentalist David Lindley, well known for his many years as the featured accompanist with Jackson Browne and leader of his own band, El Rayo-X, will perform at 8 p.m. Saturday, April 4, at Johnson County Community College. Tickets to...
Mark Cowardin - College Scholar
Hudson Auditorium | FeaturedAs an artist, Mark Cowardin draws inspiration from what he sees. Take the rings of vapor that billow from the power plant near Lawrence from Kansas 10 between Johnson County and Lawrence. Their slow dance in the sky speaks to him, so much so that...
Recital Hall | FeaturedSpring 2015 Dates The Jazz Series showcases the talents of local jazz musicians. Performances are free and open to the public. The series is sponsored by the JCCC Music and Theatre department. Performances take place at noon on Tuesdays for...
Ruel Joyce Recital Series
Recital Hall | FeaturedSpring 2015 Recital Dates The Ruel Joyce Recital Series showcases the talents of Kansas City’s finest classical musicians. All of the performances are held at noon Monday. They take place in the Recital Hall of the Carlsen Center...
MOMIX - "Alchemia"
Yardley Hall | FeaturedMoses Pendleton, one of America’s most innovative choreographers, will present his latest work on March 27-28 at Johnson County Community College. “Alchemia,” featuring the dancer-illusionists of MOMIX, will lead audiences on a...
Shakespeare Festival’s ‘Merchant of Venice’ (multiple dates)
Polsky Theatre | FeaturedThe Heart of America Shakespeare Festival, Johnson County Community College and the Jewish Community Center of Greater Kansas City (The J) are collaborating to present Kansas City’s first professional production of “The Merchant of...
Accounting students offer free federal income tax return prep
JCCC West Park location | FeaturedStudents in the federal income tax class taught by Adam Spoolstra, assistant professor of accounting, are offering the service from 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesdays through March 11 at the JCCC Main campus in GEB 363, and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays through...
Memphis, the Musical
Yardley Hall | Featured“Memphis, the Musical,” which has won four Tony Awards, including Best Original Score and Best Musical, will be performed at 3 p.m. and 8 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 28, in Yardley Hall at Johnson County Community College. Tickets, which are...