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Febuary 2014 Events

  • February 4, 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

    Interviewing Tips Workshop

    The Interviewing Tips workshop will cover the various stages of the interviewing process. Job seekers will gain insight into frequently asked interview questions and other tips that can help lead to a successful interview. This workshop is free and open to the public.
    Location: Lowe Student Services Building, L-107
    Contact: Julie Greene or 860-512-3374
  • February 4, 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

    Surgical Technology Information Session

    Students interested in the Surgical Technology program are welcome to attend an information session. Attending an information session is the first step in the application process for the ST Program. Coordinators will answer all questions about the program during the information session. Students do not need to sign up for the session.
    Location: LRC B123
    Contact: Richard Clark or 860-512-2715
    Fee: none
  • February 4, 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM

    Respiratory Care Information Session

    Students interested in the Respiratory Care program are welcome to attend an information session. Attending an information session is the first step in the admission process for the RC program. Coordinators will answer all questions about the program during the information session. Students do not need to sign up for the session.
    Location: LRC B214
    Contact: Nancy LaRoche-Shovak or 860-512-2714
    Fee: None
  • February 4, 3:27 PM

    French cuisine

    French cuisine
    Location: MCC
    Contact: Eda Latorre or 860-8330510
  • February 4, 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM

    Radiological Science Information Session

    Information Session about the new Radiological Science Progam.
    Location: AST E202
    Contact: Theresa Blake or 860-512-2704
    Fee: N/A
  • February 6, 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Occupational Therapy Assistant Information Session

    Students interested in the OTA program are welcome to attend an information session. Attending an information session is the first step in the admission process for the OTA program. Coordinators will answer all questions about the program during the information session. Students do not need to sign up for the information session.
    Location: LRC B125
    Contact: Maggie Moriarty or 860-512-2719
    Fee: n/a
  • February 6, 12:20 PM to 11:00 AM

    Hans Weiss Newspace Gallery Opening

    Beyond Bars - Is an exhibition of work created by individual while incarcerated in Connecticut.

    Location: Hans Weiss Newspace Gallery AST building
    Contact: Susan Classen-Sullivan or 860-5l2-2693
  • February 6, 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM

    Interviewing Tips Workshop

    The Interviewing Tips workshop will cover the various stages of the interviewing process. Job seekers will gain insight into frequently asked interview questions and other tips that can help lead to a successful interview. This workshop is free and open to the public.
    Location: Lowe Student Services Building, L-107
    Contact: Julie Greene or 860-512-3374
  • February 6, 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

    Live on Main: Jen Lowe

    Join us in the Dehn Gallery for an evening with Jen Lowe, a journey-woman through and through, armed with a beaten-up backpack stuffed with sentimental keep-sakes of a woman both beloved and scorned. She is a true natural performer, whether she’s pounding ferociously on a djembe or gently finger-picking her old guitar; as a multi-instrumentalist, Jen’s shows are spontaneous, fun and never predictable. Wine and beer available from bin228.

    At MCC on Main, 903 Main St., Manchester


    Location: Gallery
    Contact: Sara Vincent or 860-512-3100
    Fee: $5
  • February 6, 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

    Imagine Main Street First Thursday featuring Jen Lowe

    Join us in the Dehn Gallery for an evening with Jen Lowe, a journey-woman through and through, armed with a beaten-up backpack stuffed with sentimental keepsakes of a woman both beloved and scorned. She is a true natural performer, whether she's pounding ferociously on a djembe or gently finger-picking her old guitar; as a multi-instrumentalist, Jen's shows are spontaneous, fun and never predictable.

    At MCC on Main, 903 Main St., Manchester


    Location: Gallery
    Contact: Sara Vincent or 860-512-3100
    Fee: $5
  • February 7, 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM

    Open Studio: Life Drawing

    Join us for an open figure drawing session at MCC on Main. This will be a free-form and self-directed life drawing group. Easels, tables and chairs will be provided. Please bring your own materials.

    At MCC on Main, 903 Main St., Manchester


    Location: Seminar Room 1
    Contact: Khannie Homsombath or 860-647-6030
    Fee: $8 for non-members, free for members
  • February 7, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    Hans Weiss "Portraits Through Time"

    Award winning artist and portrait painter, Hans Weiss will exhibit drawings and paintings of portraits he has executed over the years. Works will explore the portraiture of well-known Connecticut figures, as well as reflect Hans' years of international travel experience and his development of rendering a diverse selection of human faces and lives on canvas. Join us for an opening reception at the Dehn Gallery on February 7th at 6-8 pm.

    At MCC on Main, 903 Main St., Manchester


    Location: Dehn Gallery
    Contact: Maura O'Connor or 860-512-2692
  • February 7, 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM

    MCC Spring 2014 International Film Series

    Fruitvale Station (United States). This is based on the true story of Oscar, a 22-year-old Bay Area resident who wakes up on the morning of December 31, 2008 and feels something in the air. Not sure what it is, he takes it as a sign to get a head start on his resolutions. He starts out well, but as the day goes on, he realizes that change is not going to come easy. His final encounter of the day with police officers at the Fruitvale BART station would shake the Bay Area to its very core, and cau
    Location: SBM Charitable Foundation Auditorium
    Contact: Evelyn Angry-Smith or 860-512-2874
    Fee: Free Admission
  • February 7, 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM

    Live on Main: Them Damn Hamiltons

    Newcomers to the Americana nu-folk movement, Them Damn Hamiltons blaze their own trail, writing and performing their own personal brand of dark, independent New England folk music, with a touch of gypsy swagger and sea chantey stomp. Beer and wine available from bin228.

    At MCC on Main, 903 Main St., Manchester


    Location: Gallery
    Contact: Sara Vincent or 860-512-3100
    Fee: $5
  • February 8, 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

    Live on Main: Stretto String Trio

    The Stretto String Trio is joined by Dave Nevue and Jory Mayer for a night of great music.

    At MCC on Main, 903 Main St., Manchester


    Location: Gallery
    Contact: Sara Vincent or 860-512-3100
    Fee: $5
  • February 10, 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM

    Therapeutic Recreation Information Session

    Students interested in learning more about the Therapeutic Recreation Program are welcome to attend an information session. The program will be given by the program coordinator. Students do not need to register to attend.
    Location: LRC B214
    Contact: Mary Jo Archambault or 860-512-2708
    Fee: n/a
  • February 11, 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM

    Raise Awareness Concerning Alcohol Use and Sexaul Assault

    Manchester Community College along with outside agencies will be hosting a tabling and speaking event to raise awareness concerning alcohol use and sexual assault. Tabling will consist of trivia games, candy, giveaways, resources, and prizes. At 2:00 PM in the SBM Charitable Auditorium a former competitive figure skater will share her personal experience with domestic violence.
    Location: SBMCF 1ST Floor (Tower)
    Contact: Haley or 860-568-4442
    Fee: No fee
    Sponsored by Mcc Academic Advising Center
  • February 11, 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

    Job Search & Cover Letters Workshop

    The Job Search Strategies & Cover Letters workshop will help individuals identify strategies and techniques in managing a comprehensive and effective job search. This workshop is free and open to the public.
    Location: Lowe Student Services Building, L-107
    Contact: Julie Greene or 860-512-3374
  • February 11, 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

    Dehn Visiting Artist Series - Sculptor Dean Snyder

    Sculptor and RISD professor Dean Snyder will speak about his work. Snyder received his BFA from the Kansas City Art Institute, a British Arts Council Fellowship for postgraduate work in sculpture at Lanchester Polytechnic, and an MFA in sculpture from the Art Institute of Chicago. He has received numerous awards, including grants from the Guggenheim Foundation and NEA.
    Location: Great Path Academy Community Commons
    Contact: Daniel Long or 860-512-2697
    Fee: Free
    Sponsored by Dehn Foundation
  • February 11, 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM

    Student Life Forum

    The forum serves as a space where students can express their frustrations, concerns, and suggestions about a variety of aspects of life as a student at MCC. If you are a faculty member with a class at that time, or a student with an open period, we encourage you to stop by, if only for a short time, to join in a practice of personal reflection, self-governance, and civic participation. And of course, there will be food!

    Come and share your experience with us! We need to hear from you!
    Location: AST E202
    Contact: Brion van Over or 413-313-9404
    Sponsored by Student Life Committee & Office of Student Activities
  • February 13, 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM

    Job Search & Cover Letters Workshop

    The Job Search Strategies & Cover Letters workshop will help individuals identify strategies and techniques in managing a comprehensive and effective job search. This workshop is free and open to the public.
    Location: Lowe Student Services Building, L-107
    Contact: Julie Greene or 860-512-3374
  • February 14, 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM

    Open Studio: Life Drawing

    Join us for an open figure drawing session at MCC on Main. This will be a free-form and self-directed life drawing group. Easels, tables and chairs will be provided. Please bring your own materials.

    At MCC on Main, 903 Main St., Manchester


    Location: Seminar Room 1
    Contact: Khannie Homsombath or 860-647-6030
    Fee: $8 for non-members, free for members
  • February 14, 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

    Live on Main: Theresa Wright

    Grab your sweetheart and join us in the Dehn Gallery for a night of music from Theresa Wright, an R&B and Jazz Entertainer from CT, will perform various genres of music from the 1930's and 1940's. Theresa has performed for the Greater Hartford Jazz Festival and worked with artist such as Jaimoe from the Allman Brothers Band, as well as, the J. Giles Band. Wine and beer available from bin228.

    At MCC on Main, 903 Main St., Manchester


    Location: Gallery
    Contact: Sara Vincent or 860-512-3100
    Fee: $5 cover
  • February 18, 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

    Making Effective Career Choices Workshop

    Learn how to make effective career choices through the use of traditional and online career guidance assessment tools. Match your interests and personality types with career fields and position titles, identify typical educational paths that one can take to become qualified for specific positions and learn about available online resources that can assist you in your research process.
    Location: Lowe Student Services Building, L-107
    Contact: Julie Greene or 860-512-3374
  • February 18, 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM

    "How to Write a Business Plan" with Dennis Brown

    Dennis Brown will be speaking about "How to Write a Business Plan". He currently is a business consultant working with a non-profit agency that assists Veterans interested starting a small business. Mr. Brown brings more than 20 years experience as a business owner and taught business ownership concepts for over 13 years.
    Location: SSC L240
    Contact: Catherine Seaver or 860-512-2622
  • February 19, 5:15 PM to 7:00 PM

    Beer, Burgers & Managing Your Bucks

    Celebrate the spirit of National Entrepreneurship Week at our monthly networking and educational event for young professionals. Hear from a panel of local business owners as they discuss their “secrets of success.” Each with a different business model, they’ll tell their stories and share their thoughts on what it takes to succeed. Come with your questions and leave with a better sense of whether you have the mindset, motivation and skills to be your own boss.

    At MCC on Main, 903 Main St., Manchester


    Location: Gallery, SR1
    Contact: Sara Vincent or 860-512-3100
    Fee: $5
  • February 19, 8:00 PM to 9:00 PM

    Poetry Reading: Sarah Freligh

    Sarah Freligh is the author Sort of Gone (Turning Point, 2008), a book of poems about the rise and fall of a star baseball pitcher, as well as A Brief History of an American Girl, a chapbook published in 2012. She is widely published in journals and magazines. She lives in Rochester, NY.
    Location: Community Commons, Great Path Academy.
    Contact: Steve Straight or 860-512-2688
    Fee: Free
    Sponsored by Cultural Programs Committee
  • February 20, 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM

    "Small Business Innovations (SBI)" with Deb Santy

    Deb Santy is currently the director of Small Business Innovations (SBI) at Connecticut Innovations. Deb will discuss these vital programs as she has strengthened the SBI team and the programs that support the state's small technology businesses.
    Location: AST C203
    Contact: Catherine Seaver or 860-512-2622
  • February 20, 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM

    Making Effective Career Choices Workshop

    Learn how to make effective career choices through the use of traditional and online career guidance assessment tools. Match your interests and personality types with career fields and position titles, identify typical educational paths that one can take to become qualified for specific positions and learn about available online resources that can assist you in your research process.
    Location: Lowe Student Services Building, L-107
    Contact: Julie Greene or 860-512-3374
  • February 20, 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

    Mishi-maya-gat Spoken Word & Music Series

    7:00 PM - Poets Christine Casson and Daniel Tobin, creative writing faculty at Emerson College. For more information on each writer, you may view their profiles at www.emerson.edu. 8:00 PM: Jazz with Jocelyn Pleasant Quartet, featuring Jocelyn on drums, Taber Gable, piano, David Uhl, bass, and Corey Hutchins, tap dancing. All Mishi-maya-gat events are free and open to the public. To join the mailing list (email only), visit the series web page, click on the contact email, and send a request.

    At MCC on Main, 903 Main St., Manchester


    Location: Gallery
    Contact: Stephen Campiglio or 860-512-2824
    Fee: Free
    Sponsored by MCC Foundation
  • February 21, 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM

    Open Studio: Life Drawing

    Join us for an open figure drawing session at MCC on Main. This will be a free-form and self-directed life drawing group. Easels, tables and chairs will be provided. Please bring your own materials.

    At MCC on Main, 903 Main St., Manchester


    Location: Seminar Room 1
    Contact: Khannie Homsombath or 860-647-6030
    Fee: $8 for non-members, free for members
  • February 21, 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM

    Movies on Main Spring 2014 Film Series

    20 Feet from Stardom. The backup singer exists in a strange place in the pop music world; they are always in the shadow of the feature artists even when they are in front of them in concert while they provide a vital foundation for the music. Through interviews with veterans and concert footage, the history of these predominately African-American singers is explored through the rock era. Darlene Love. 91 mins. Documentary. Rated PG-13.

    At MCC on Main, 903 Main St., Manchester


    Location: Seminar Room 2
    Contact: Evelyn Angry-Smith or 860-512-2874
    Fee: Free Admission
  • February 24, 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM

    Meditation Mondays: A Walk Through the Dehn Gallery

    Join us for a walk through the gallery with Curator, Maura O'Connor and a brief conversation about the role of art in community and education. Hans Weiss' portraits will be on display. Hans is a longtime Manchester resident and gallery owner. He has been an integral member of our arts community and leading benefactor of Manchester Community College. There will be quiet time to relax and enjoy the art. Bring a bag lunch or plan a visit to a local shop on the way home.

    At MCC on Main, 903 Main St., Manchester


    Location: Adolf and Virginia Dehn Gallery, MCC on Main, 903 Main St. Manchester, CT
    Contact: Maura O'Connor or 860-512-2692
    Fee: suggested donation 5$
  • February 24, 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

    Dental Assistant Certificate Information Session

    Students interested in the Dental Assistant Certificate Program are invited to learn more about the program by attending an information session. The program coordinator will answer questions about the program during the session. It is not necessary to register, all are welcome. The information sessions are the first step in the application process.
    Location: LRC A108
    Contact: Kathy Jeffries or 860-512-2705
    Fee: n/a
  • February 25, 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

    Effective Resume Writing

    The Effective Resume Writing workshop will provide information on the skills and strategies needed in developing a competitive resume. This workshop is free and open to the public.


    Location: Lowe Student Services Building, L-107
    Contact: Julie Greene or 860-512-3374
  • February 27, 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM

    Effective Resume Writing

    The Effective Resume Writing workshops provide information on the skills and strategies needed in developing a competitive resume. This workshop is free and open to the public.


    Location: Lowe Student Services Building, L-107
    Contact: Julie Greene or 860-512-3374
  • February 28, 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM

    Open Studio: Life Drawing

    Join us for an open figure drawing session at MCC on Main. This will be a free-form and self-directed life drawing group. Easels, tables and chairs will be provided. Please bring your own materials.

    At MCC on Main, 903 Main St., Manchester


    Location: Seminar Room 1
    Contact: Khannie Homsombath or 860-647-6030
    Fee: $8 for non-members, free for members
Last Update: September 02 2014
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