Chautauqua County Mock Trial Finals

March 28, 2020 at 1:30pm

The Jackson Center is pleased to support Chautauqua County’s students, educators, attorneys, and judges involved in the Mock Trial program by hosting the final county competition.  The competition will begin at 1:30 pm on Saturday, March 28, 2020.  Admission is free, and the public is invited and encouraged to attend.

upcoming events

Living Voices: “Hear My Voice”

April 8, 2020 at 9:00am

On April 8, 2020, the Robert H. Jackson Center invites students in grades 9 through 12 to experience history in a unique and provocative way. The Jackson Center is bringing Living Voices offered by Theatreworks USA to present multiple performances of Hear My Voice for high school students. Students will experience a unique multi-media combination of theater, digital, and live interaction that creates a high impact experience and unforgettable journey through history. Performances will be held at 9:00am and 12:00pm.

Battle of the Books

May 9, 2020 at 10:00am

On Saturday, May 9, 2020, at 10:00 a.m., the Robert H. Jackson Center will host its first-ever Battle of the Books.  Our battle invites any Chautauqua County students in the sixth through eighth grades to demonstrate their abilities and test their knowledge of a pre-selected list of books they have read in preparation for the battle.  Student teams earn points by answering questions about the books on the list. At the end of six rounds of questioning, we total the points earned by each team and the team with the most points will win the battle!

2020 Young Readers Program and Essay Contest

May 19, 2020 at 10:00am

The Robert H. Jackson Center's Young Readers Program uses literature to engage young people with their world by inspiring them to read and hone their analytical skills and writing ability. This year, the Jackson Center has invited A.S. King to talk with students on “Being a Superhero" on May 19th, 2020.

Living Voices: “Through the Eyes of a Friend” and “New American”

June 17, 2020 at 9:00am

On June 17 & 18, 2020Living Voices: "Through the Eyes of a Friend" and "New American" return to the Jackson Center. Students in grades 3-7 are invited to view the performances at the Center.  Pre-registration is required.

February 2020

Annual Robert H. Jackson Day in Warren

Join us on Feb. 12, 2020 at 7 p.m. at the Warren County Courthouse for our annual Jackson Day lecture, featuring Allegheny College Professor Dr. Brian Harward entitled "Presidential Power in the Modern Era."

February 12, 2020 at 7:00pm

January 2020

Doors Open Jamestown 2020

Join us on January 18, 2020 from 10am-5pm for Doors Open Jamestown at the Jackson Center!

January 18, 2020 at 10:00am