Summer events at CCBC

May 18, 2016

Baltimore County, MD – The summer sizzles at the Community College of Baltimore County. Join the fun! Take a campus tour; enroll in a summer class, send your children to Summer Learning Adventures Camp. If you are looking for entertainment, get out of the heat and into a seat for Cockpit in Court Summer Theatre’s 44th season, or spend an evening with a Pulitzer Prize winner during this year’s Chautauqua at CCBC Catonsville.

New this summer are monthly summer shows in the Benjamin Banneker Planetarium at CCBC Catonsville followed by observing the stars outside (weather permitting)! 

JUNE

HOSPITALITY CAREER INFORMATION SESSIONS and CASINO DEALER TRAINING OPEN HOUSE (Continuing Education)
June 1, 4-6 p.m., CCBC Owings Mills, 10300 Grand Central Avenue

Call 443-840-5840 for details and to register.

CCBC COMMENCEMENT FOR THE CLASS OF 2016
Saturday, June 4, 10:30 a.m., under the tent, CCBC Essex


GODSPELL 2012 (Cockpit in Court Summer Theatre)
June 10-11, 17-18, 23, 24 and 25 at 8 p.m.; June 12, 19, 26 at 3 p.m., Mainstage, College Community Center Theatre, CCBC Essex

An adaptation of the musical in a modern-day song-and-dance recreation of the Gospel of St. Matthew.
CCBC Box Office 443-840-ARTS (2787) for tickets and information.

TOWARDS ZERO (Cockpit in Court Summer Theatre)
June 11, 17-18, 24-25 at 8 p.m. and June 12, 19, 26 at 3 p.m., Cabaret Theatre, College Community Center, CCBC Essex

This Agatha Christie mystery trails a devious killer who blatantly murders a wealthy woman at her own dinner party.
CCBC Box Office 443-840-ARTS (2787) for tickets and information.

SOLSTICE STARS AND PLANETS (Astronomy program)
June 17, 8 p.m., Benjamin Banneker Planetarium, Math and Science Hall, Room 030-A, CCBC Catonsville

Enjoy a planetarium show on a Friday evening and followed by outside observing afterwards (weather permitting).
Free and open to the public. No reservation needed unless group.
For additional information, call 443-840-4560.


ESSEX BOARD OF DIRECTOR’S GOLF TOURNAMENT (Institutional Advancement)
June 23, opens at 7 a.m., shotgun start at 8 a.m., Rocky Point Golf Course, 1935 Back River Neck Road, Essex, Md.

Enjoy a morning of golf as you help raise funds for CCBC Women’s programs and scholarships.
For additional information, contact Woody Powell at 443-840-3548.

ORIOLES VS. TAMPA BAY RAYS (CCBC Alumni Association)
June 26, 1:35 p.m., Oriole Park at Camden Yards

Join the fun as the CCBC Alumni Association takes over Section 332 in the Upper Reserved seats at Oriole Park at Camden Yards. Tickets are $17 each. Every ticket sold will benefit CCBC student scholarships and programs.
Call 443-840-3136 for ticket sales and information.


JULY

CHAUTAUQUA 2016 at CCBC CATONSVILLE: MASTERS OF THEIR CRAFT (CCBC and Maryland Humanities)
July 8 – Legendary Jazz composer and musician “Duke” Ellington portrayed by Tevin Brown
July 9 – Poet and first African-American to win Pulitzer Prize Gwendolyn Brooks portrayed by Dorothy Mains Prince
July 10 – One of the most influential American authors of the 20th century Ernest Hemingway portrayed by Brian Gordon Sinclair

CCBC Catonsville, Center for the Arts Theatre
CCBC joins Maryland Humanities (www.mdhumanities.org) as they honor Pulitzer Prize winners in conjunction with the yearlong celebration of the centennial of the Pulitzer Prizes.
FREE! Open to the public.
Call 443-840-4668 for information.
Illustration by Tom Chalkley, Baltimore, Md.

DISNEY’S MULAN, JR. (Cockpit in Court Summer Theatre Court Jesters Young People’s Theatre)
July 8, 15 at 7 p.m., July 9-10 and 16-17 at 1 p.m., July 16 at 4 p.m. and July 12, 13, 14 at 11 a.m., Administration Building, Lecture Hall, CCBC Essex.

Special Sensory-friendly performance, July 15 at 11 a.m.
Clever Mulan disguises herself as a male soldier named "Ping" to bravely take her father's place in the Imperial Army.
All tickets $10.
CCBC Box Office 443-840-ARTS (2787) for tickets and information.

HOSPITALITY CAREER INFORMATION SESSIONS and CASINO DEALER TRAINING OPEN HOUSE (Continuing Education)
July 13, 4-6 p.m., CCBC Owings Mills, 10300 Grand Central Avenue

Call 443-840-5840 for details and to register.

MONTY PYTHONS’S SPAMALOT (Cockpit in Court Summer Theatre)
July 15-16, 22-23, 28, 29, and 30 at 8 p.m., July 17, 24, 31 at 3 p.m. Mainstage, College Community Center Theatre, CCBC Essex

Monty Python’s “Spamalot” is a really another version of “Monty Python and the Holy Grail.” It explores King Arthur and the Roundtable with laughs, showgirls and animals.
CCBC Box Office 443-840-ARTS (2787) for tickets and information.

THE GAZEBO (Cockpit in Court Summer Theatre)
July 16, 22-23, 29-30 at 8 p.m. and July 17, 24, 31 at 3 p.m., Cabaret Theatre, College Community Center, CCBC Essex

Mystery, murder and mayhem reign in this who-done-it by Alec Coppel.
CCBC Box Office 443-840-ARTS (2787) for tickets and information.

HUNTERS, DOGS, AND TEMPLES, OH MY! (Astronomy Program)
July 30, 8 p.m., Benjamin Banneker Planetarium, Math and Science Hall, Room 030-A, CCBC Catonsville

Enjoy a planetarium show on a Saturday night, followed by outside observing afterwards (weather permitting).
Free and open to the public. No reservation needed unless group.
For additional information, call 443-840-4560.


AUGUST

HOSPITALITY CAREER INFORMATION SESSIONS and CASINO DEALER TRAINING OPEN HOUSE (Continuing Education)
August 3, 4-6 p.m., CCBC Owings Mills, 10300 Grand Central Avenue

Call 443-840-5840 for details and to register.

ATB ASSOCIATE TO BACHELOR’S NURSING OPTION INFORMATION SESSIONS (Nursing program)
August 8, 5-6:30 p.m., CCBC Catonsville. Health Careers and Technology Building, Room 231
August 9, 5-6:30 p.m., CCBC Essex, Administration Building, Room 331

Learn about CCBC’s dual enrollment option for qualified nursing students the option to enroll in CCBC and one of CCBC’s participating universities -- Frostburg State University, Notre Dame of Maryland University, Stevenson University and Towson University -- concurrently to work toward the Bachelor’s degree in Nursing.
For information, visit www.ccbcmd.edu/Nursing and click on the ATB program.

METEORS, COMETS, AND OTHER ROGUE BODIES (Astronomy program)
August 12, 8 p.m., Benjamin Banneker Planetarium, Math and Science Hall, Room 030-A, CCBC Catonsville

Enjoy a planetarium show on a Friday evening and followed by outside observing afterwards (weather permitting).
Free and open to the public. No reservation needed unless group.
For additional information, call 443-840-4560.


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