College for Kids Open House - Feb. 22

(Release: February 4, 2014) -  The Continuing Education and Business Services Division at Hagerstown Community College will host a College for Kids open house on Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, from 9 a.m. to 12 noon, at HCC’s Valley Mall Center.

HCC’s College for Kids program is held annually each summer and offers over 70 different courses to more than 700 students. Classes are taught by highly qualified teachers in a small class setting with an emphasis on hands-on, interactive learning experiences specially geared towards children going into grades two through ten.

The open house is intended for parents of prospective College for Kids students. Parents will have the opportunity to register for classes and will be able to view instructor demonstrations and hear from a recent College for Kids attendee. Parents will also be able to register for door prizes and take part in a drawing for a $50 tuition discount.

Classes start June 23 and continue through the week of Aug. 1. Students meet Monday through Friday, from 8:45 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day. Individual course costs will vary according to section and materials needed. Parents who register by May 23 will receive a $10 discount per class.

For more information, call 240-500-2236, or visit