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Modesto Junior College


MJC presents Off~Balance and guest dancers in Through Line

The MJC Dance Department presents "Through Line," an evening of modern and contemporary dance on February 17, 18, 19 and 20 at 7 p.m. in the Auditorium. The evening will feature the Off~Balance dancers, as well as guest performers from area high schools and a local studio. Tickets are on sale at the Auditorium Box Office, Tuesday through Friday, 12 noon to 5 p.m., (209) 575-6776, and online at, and at the door beginning 90 minutes prior to each performance.

Art Gallery presents Into the Void: The Art of Richard D. Serros

The MJC Art Gallery presents "Into the Void: The Art of Richard D. Serros" on display from January 19 through February 4, 2016. The exhibit features paintings, drawings and prints created by Serros, MJC Professor of Art, during his sabbatical in 2014-15. The Gallery, located on East Campus, is open Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The exhibition is sponsored by the MJC Visual Arts Club and admission is free.

Student Alert: Residential permit parking established for Myrtle Avenue

Do you sometimes park in the neighborhood area around MJC instead of on campus? Recently the Modesto City Council approved establishing a Residential Parking Permit Zone program for the 400 and 500 blocks of Myrtle Avenue and the side yard frontage area for the intersecting streets of Coldwell, Morris and Stoddard. On Mondays through Thursdays from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. only residents will be allowed to park in this section of Myrtle.

Spring science presentations tackle timely topics

The Modesto Area Partners in Science have lined up four spring semester presentations by experts speaking on the timely topics of El Nino, aging and chronic disease, desalination as a source for water, and climate change. No admission is charged for these Friday evening events.

MJC hosts 16 teams for 78th Annual Basketball Tournament

MJC will host the 78th Annual Men's Basketball Tournament from December 15 through December 19 in the Gymnasium on East Campus. The tournament is an MJC and Modesto community sports tradition, and is one of the longest running tournaments in the nation.

Science presentation on "Making Fuels from Sunlight, Water and Air" offered

The Modesto Area Partners in Science will offer a presentation entitled "Making Fuels from Sunlight, Water and Air" by Frances Houle, Ph.D., a chemist at Lawrence Berkeley National Lab. The free event is scheduled for Friday, December 4 at 7:30 p.m. in the Sierra Hall 132 on MJC's West Campus.