Music lovers are invited to an evening of jazz at Lone Star College-Kingwood. The Kingwood Big Band, under the guidance of LSC-Kingwood band director Alfredo Vélez, will present its spring jazz concert on March 7 at 7:30 p.m. in the Student Conference Center. Along with the Big Band, the performance will feature music from legendary trumpeter Scott Wendholt with the Village Vanguard Orchestra in New York.
Current and potential students can register for May mini-term and summer 2020 classes at Lone Star College-Kingwood and Lone Star College-Atascocita Center starting March 2. The May mini-term semester begins May 11, summer I starts June 1, and summer II begins July 9. The registration period will continue through the first day of class. Courses are designed to fit a broad range of academic goals toward certificates, associate degrees, or university transfer.
Lone Star College-Kingwood offers a variety of hands-on programs that allow students to learn about their chosen field in and out of the classroom. The cosmetology and esthetics programs teach students the information they need in the classroom and provide an opportunity for them to practice their skills in the state-of-the-art lab located on campus. As students advance through their coursework, they also learn how their chosen fields can help customers change their lives.
Lone Star College-Kingwood’s Discovery College offers a variety of fun and educational camps to keep children ages 7-12 entertained this summer. Discovery College will take place on June 8-25 and July 6-9. Parents are encouraged to register their children as soon as possible as spots fill up fast. Registration will take place in the Technology Instructional Building (TIB) lobby.
The Lone Star College-Kingwood Theatre Department will continue its “Good vs. Evil” season with a comedic take on the fictional scientist who unleashes his evil side. The first spring production, “Chemical Imbalance: A Jekyll & Hyde Story,” will shed light on serious subjects, such as classism, racism, and elitism, through comedy. The show will run Feb. 19-21 at 7:30 p.m. and Feb. 22 at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. on the college’s Main Stage.
Think you missed your chance to start college this spring? Think again. Although the traditional 16-week fall semester at Lone Star College-Kingwood began Jan. 13, the college offers a variety of Late Start classes starting the week of Feb. 10. Courses are available face-to-face, online, or in a hybrid format. Offerings fit a wide range of academic goals toward certificates, associate degrees or university transfer.
Lone Star College-Kingwood will host the Texas Community College Speech and Theatre Association (TCCTSA) 2019-2020 Play Festival Feb. 26-29. This event will showcase productions from eight two-year colleges around the state. Each campus will have two hours to set-up and rehearse, and 90 minutes to perform and strike their shows.
Lone Star College-Kingwood will host its spring Transfer Fair for anyone interested in earning a bachelor’s or graduate degree. The free college fair will take place on Jan. 27 from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. in the Student Conference Center Atrium. Colleges and universities across the state will attend to help people meet their academic goals. This event is open to the community.