Observing the Universe Beyond Visible Light
Telescopes can detect light not visible to humans, revealing parts of space that were once hidden. On March 22nd, this Science Colloquium discussion will explore the history of infrared radiation from its discovery in 1800 by William Herschel to recent research conducted by the James Webb Space Telescope. Join us in the Science Community Center, Rm. 115 on West Campus starting at 3:15pm. This is a free event and open to the public.
MAPS: Extinct Elephant Relatives Gomphotheres Stompin' Through the Marshes
Most people know about mammoths, but have you heard about the four-tusked elephant-relative,the Gomphothere?! During Dr. Jeanette Pirlo's talk, we'll examine a new 5.6-Million-Year-Old site in Florida with over 40 individual gomphotheres ranging from newborns, all the way to very old individuals. Join Dr. Jeanette Pirlo and imagine what is was like stompin' through the marshes with the Gomphotheres, Friday March 24.
Women's Empowerment Luncheon
Please join us as we bring together members of our community, MJC staff, and MJC students to educate, celebrate, and honor the successes and accomplishments of women in our community. The event features a panel of influential community members and concludes with the Women's Empowerment Awards.
Catching and Conserving Rain Water
Conserving one of our most precious resources can be achieved with a simple home remedy. Did you know a rain catchment system used for saving rainwater can be a serve as a primary water source for the garden and watering the lawn? It is also a great backup water supply for emergencies. Ed Laivo of Burchell Nursery will cover some simple methods for water collection at home. Join us in the Science Community Center, Rm. 115 on West Campus starting at 3:15pm.
The Latinx Comic Arts Festival is back!
This is a family friendly and free event happening on March 17-18, 2023 on MJC's West Campus from 11am - 6pm both days. The Festival highlights Latinx comic arts cartoonists, artist, writers, educators, and friends with a special lowrider exhibit on Saturday. Family-friendly with FREE ADMISSION and parking. Questions: Contact Dr. Theresa Rojas @DocTeeRoh or email@example.com.
Blithe Spirit is a must-see, otherworldly classic! Premieres on March 24th
Blithe Spirit is a must-see, otherworldly classic! Premieres on March 24th Novelist Charles Condomine is working on his latest novel, “The Unseen.” As part of his research, he and his wife Ruth host a séance with an eccentric medium. The evening takes a supernatural turn when Madame Arcati conjures Charles’ deceased first wife, the annoying and temperamental Elvira, who doesn’t have plans to leave. Upcoming shows on 3/24, 3/25, 3/30, 3/31, 4/1 & 4/2. Tickets available online.