Community Education Center special event to feature Glimpse of China

03.07.2017 | By Jeannie Peng Mansyur

PASADENA, Texas – The San Jacinto College Community Education Center’s March calendar will feature a special event on Mandarin Chinese language and culture.

A Glimpse of China will be held on March 21, from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Participants will sample treats and receive a free keepsake gift. Below are other events taking place in March at the Community Education Center, located at the College’s Central Campus in room C-1.108.

Career Pathways Coaching and Testing
1-5 p.m.
March 22

English as a Second Language Information Session
4:30-5:30 p.m.
March 28

Computer Workshop for Seniors
9-11 a.m.
March 31

The Community Education Center is open Monday through Thursday from 12 to 6 p.m., and on Friday from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. All events are free; however, pre-registration is required. To register, email communityeducation@sjcd.edu or call 281-478-2786.

The San Jacinto College Central Campus is located at 8060 Spencer Highway in Pasadena, Texas. The Community Education Center is sponsored by the San Jacinto College Continuing and Professional Development (CPD) division.

About the Continuing and Professional Development division
This division at San Jacinto College provides continuing education and training for both current and future employees in the professional and technical job sectors, as well as provides the public with noncredit open enrollment course options to enhance their lives. Professional and technical training is available through contract training, open enrollment, and grant funding. For more information, call 281-476-1838 or visit the Continuing and Professional Development division website.

About San Jacinto College

Surrounded by monuments of history, industries and maritime enterprises of today, and the space age of tomorrow, San Jacinto College has been serving the citizens of East Harris County, Texas, since 1961. As a fiscally sound institution, the College currently holds bond ratings of AA and Aa2 by Standard & Poor’s and Moody’s, respectively. San Jacinto College is a 2017 Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence Top 10 finalist and an Achieving the Dream Leader College. Approximately 30,000 students each semester benefit from a support system that maps out a pathway for success. The College offers seven areas of study that prepare a diverse body of students to transfer to a four-year college or university or enter the workforce with the skills needed to support the growing industries along the Texas Gulf Coast. San Jacinto College graduates contribute nearly $690 million each year to the Texas workforce.

For more information about San Jacinto College, call 281-998-6150 or join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter.