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Modesto Junior College


MJC Theatre stages A Very Merry Christmas Improv show

Looking for some light hearted holiday entertainment? Dig out your ugly Christmas sweater and plan an evening at MJC Theatre's A Very Merry Christmas Improv show - a ridiculously funny night of improvisational theatre! Performances are December 6, 7, 8 and 9 at 7 p.m. and a matinee at 2 p.m. on December 10 in the Little Theatre on East Campus. Tickets are for sale online and at the Box Office.

MJC captures first CCCAA Women's Golf state title

The Modesto Junior College Pirates captured their first California Community College Athletic Association Women's Golf State Championship, held November 12-13, 2017 in Morro Bay, CA. The Pirates used balanced team scoring to win the state tournament by four strokes under the defending state champion Sierra College, which finished in second place.

Earth Has a History: Rates of Geologic Change and Global Warming presentation offered

The Modesto Area Partners in Science invites the campus and community to the free presentation "The Earth Has a History: Rates of Geologic Change and Global Warming" by Garry Hayes, Professor of Geology at Modesto Junior College. The free event is Friday, December 1, 7:30 p.m., in Sierra Hall, room 132, on MJC's West Campus.

Turkey Trot and Gobbler Walk planned for Thanksgiving Day

The MJC Cross Country Team invites anyone looking for some exercise before their Thanksgiving Day dinner to participate in the 18th Annual Modesto Turkey Trot and Gobbler Walk on Thursday, November 23 at the Tuolumne River Regional Park in Modesto. There is a half mile fun run for youth, a 5k walk and a 5k run, with an awards ceremony and refreshments following the race. Pre-registration is encouraged!

Variety of fall and winter concerts presented

Music is in the air at MJC as the Music Department presents a string of fall and winter concerts offering a variety of musical styles to the campus and community. Featuring everything from jazz to electronic and classic to choral, this concert line-up offers something for every musical taste. Join us for an evening or two of beautiful music!

MJC Art Gallery offers Idyllic America: Watercolor Painting by Doug Sandelin

The MJC Department of Art presents Idyllic America: Watercolor Painting by Doug Sandelin through Thursday, November 22, 2017 in the MJC Art Gallery on the East Campus, and admission is free. A public reception for the artist will be held on Thursday, November 9, 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. in the MJC Art Gallery.