March 29

March 30, 2021

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CONTACT:
Derek Rayment
Public + Media Relations Manager
531-MCC-2876, office
402-960-0697, cell
darayment@mccneb.edu
mccneb.edu

In-person College for Kids and Teens classes return to MCC Fremont Area Center

FREMONT, Neb. — Area youth will have the opportunity to attend in-person noncredit classes this summer at the MCC Fremont Area Center, 835 N. Broad St. College for Kids and College for Teens classes are now open for registration. The classes are focused on areas of STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) with hands-on activities designed to make learning fun.

The first College for Kids class is Drone Coding Obstacle Course for youth ages 9 to 11, which will be held June 7-8 from 1-4 p.m. Engineer Week runs June 14-18, from 9 a.m.-noon for youth ages 6 to 8 and 1-4 p.m. for kids ages 9 to 11. Other classes this summer include: Watercolor Workshop, Teenage Money Management, Extraordinary Experiments, Explore Diesel Engines Camp and Aviation Week.

“We are excited to have in-person noncredit classes for the upcoming summer. We are offering classes for all ages, from ballroom dance to engineering classes for youth. All classes will be held at the Fremont Area Center, giving people a familiar spot to attend,” said Todd Hansen, executive director for Student Services.

Visit mccneb.edu/ce to register, or call 531-MCC-2400 for more information.

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Metropolitan Community College, accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, is a comprehensive, public community college that offers affordable, quality education to all residents of Dodge, Douglas, Sarpy and Washington counties. Founded in 1974, MCC has the largest enrollment out of six community colleges in Nebraska and is the second largest postsecondary institution in the state. MCC serves more than 40,000 unique credit and noncredit students.