Public invited to free kick-off party introducing learning opportunities for all ages

01.16.2015 | By Jeannie Peng-Armao

The Life Long Learning Interchange program will host a free New Year Kick-off Party on Feb. 10 for anyone interested in learning about noncredit courses that promote activities and community engagement for members of all ages.

Refreshments, giveaways, and door prizes will be available from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., at the Student Ballroom Center at the San Jacinto College Central Campus. Demonstrations on courses such as fencing, aikido, cupcake decorating, ballroom dancing, and country and western dancing will be held.

Those who attend also will be given information about the following programs within the Interchange: Kids & Co., learning opportunities for kids and teens and their adult family members; Friends Network, events and social activities for adults; and Silver Scholars, day trips, activities, and events for people 55 years of age and older.

Courses offered through the Interchange program are available through Life Long Learning with the Continuing and Professional Development division at San Jacinto College. For more information, please visit or call 281-478-3634. 

About the Continuing and Professional Development division
This noncredit division of the College provides training for both current and future employees in the professional and technical job sectors, as well as provides participants with 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.

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, for more than 50 years. As an Achieving the Dream Leader College, San Jacinto College is committed to the goals and aspirations of a diverse population of approximately 30,000 credit students. The College offers 186 degrees and certificates, with 46 technical programs and a university transfer division. Students benefit from a support system that maps out a pathway for success, and job training programs that are renowned for meeting the needs of growing industries in the region. San Jacinto College graduates contribute nearly $690 million each year to the Texas workforce.

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