Upcoming Events

Classic Film Series

Sunday, May 27, 2018

2pm

True Grit

A stubborn teenager enlists the help of a tough U.S. Marshal to track down her father's murderer.

 

Classic Film Series

June 10, 2018

2pm

1776

A musical retelling of the American Revolution's political struggle in the Continental Congress to declare independence.

 

Classic Film Series

June 17, 2018

2pm

The Devil's Disciple

The black sheep of a family and the local minister discover their true vocations during the Revolutionary War.

 

Classic Film Series

June 24, 2018

2pm

Jefferson in Paris

Following the death of his wife, his friendships and flirtations with the French, his relationship with his daughters and slaves from home, we follow Jefferson to France against the backdrop of the beginning of the French Revolution.

 

Classic Film Series

Sunday, July 1, 2018

2pm

The Alamo

In 1836, a small band of soldiers sacrifice their lives in hopeless combat against a massive army in order to prevent a tyrant from smashing the new Republic of Texas.

 

Classic Film Series

Sunday, July 8, 2018

2pm

Amistad

In 1839, the revolt of Mende captives aboard a Spanish owned ship causes a major controversy in the United States when the ship is captured off the coast of Long Island. The courts must decide whether the Mende are slaves or legally free.

 

Classic Film Series

Sunday, July 15, 2018

2pm

Lincoln

As the War continues to rage, America's president struggles with continuing carnage on the battlefield as he fights with many inside his own cabinet on the decision to emancipate the slaves.

 

Classic Film Series

Sunday, July 22, 2018

2pm

Inherit the Wind

Based on a real-life case in 1925, two great lawyers argue the case for and against a science teacher accused of the crime of teaching evolution.

 

Classic Film Series

Sunday, July 29, 2018

2pm

Separate but Equal

A dramatization of the American court case that destroyed the legal validity of racial segregation.

 

Staked Plains Family Fun Day

Saturday, September 22, 2018

10am-5pm

Every year, fourth graders are invited to the Junior College campus to discover how life has changed on the Llano Estacado, also known as the Staked Plains. For the second year, we are inviting the public to discover the same thing on a Saturday. The day includes, roping demonstrations, a chuck wagon cook-off, blacksmithing demonstrations, live animals and more! The event is FREE, but tickets for the chuckwagon meal must be purchased ahead of time. Check back for more details. This year, Staked Plains Family Fun Day will all take place at the Rodeo Arena on Campus.

 

Museum Day

Saturday, September 22, 2018

10am-5pm

Once again, we are partnering with Smithsonian Magazine to bring free Museum admission to our communities. Print out your ticket or show it to us on your phone (https://www.smithsonianmag.com/museumday/museum-day-2018/) and join us at the Museum for two fantastic exhibits: Chartering Freedom and The Cowgirl Who Became a Justice: Sandra Day O'Connor. Or head over to the rodeo arena on campus for our exciting Staked Plains Family Fun Day.

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