This workshop meets from 1 to 3:30 p.m. at the Citizens Center, 10 Welcome St. To register or for more information, contact Nancy Galinsky of Elder Services of the Merrimack Valley at 978-552-4674.
NECC offers a Day in the College Classroom: Northern Essex Community College will host “College for a Day” on April 30 from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on the Haverhill campus at 100 Elliot St.
This event is free and open to the public and is an opportunity for prospective students to see all that Northern Essex has to offer. Visitors can sit in on a real college class, take a tour of the campus, attend a financial aid session or enjoy Spring Jam - an outdoor spring celebration. Interested individuals can register to attend by contacting admissions at 978-556-3721 or by email to email@example.com. Participants will start their day in the lobby of the Behrakis One-Stop Student Services Center. From there they can attend any or all of the course samplings which change every hour. People can choose to sit in on just one course or spend the entire day. In addition, campus tours and financial aid sessions will be available. Visit online at www.necc.mass.edu/getting-started/experience-college-for-a-day.
NECC to host Campus Classic 5K/Fun Run:Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/Solid$ID/NothingText ColorText Color$ID/NothingText ColorText Color Northern Essex Community College will hold its second annual Campus Classic 5K and Fun Run on May 3.
The USATF certified 5K race will begin at 10 a.m. on the college’s Haverhill campus, 100 Elliott St., and wind through the rural campus and surrounding residential neighborhood. Competitive runners — as well as novices and walkers — are invited to participate. Registration for the 5K is $25 before April 5 and $30 after that date. Online registration will remain open until April 30. Children 12 and younger are invited to participate in the Fun Run, which is organized by age group with the first race beginning at 9 a.m. Registration for the Fun Run is $10. Following the race, there will be children’s activities, including face painting and an obstacle course.