Meridian Star


January 8, 2014

School News: Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014

MERIDIAN —     Editor's note: School news is a schedule of upcoming events, programs and other activities on area school and college campuses.

    Information for School News should be submitted to The Meridian Star by 5 p.m. on the Monday before publication. Information may be mailed to P.O. Box 1591, Meridian, MS 39301; faxed to (601) 485-1275; or e-mailed to (photos should be in JPEG format).


    Here's a look at upcoming programs and events at Meridian Community College. For more information, call (601) 482-7445, unless otherwise noted:    


    • GED Registration, from 5:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m., Chapel Activity Room. FMI: Angela Tharp, (601) 484-8796.



    • GED Registration, from 9 a.m.-noon, Chapel Activity Room. FMI: Angela Tharp, (601) 484-8796.


Jan. 11

    • GED Registration, from 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Chapel Activity Room. FMI: Angela Tharp, (601) 484-8796.


Jan. 13

    • Spring classes begin. FMI: Angela Payne, (601) 481-1357.

     • Continuing Education session, Emergency First Response. Class also scheduled for Jan. 20.

Jan. 14

    • Dr. Martin Luther King Birthday Observance Celebration, 1 p.m., McCain Theater, Ivy Hall. FMI: Rhonda Smith, (601) 484-8645.

     • Workforce Development: Cabinetry and Woodworking,

Jan. 17

    • Workforce Development: Welding/Pipefitting.


Jan. 20

    • Continuing Education: Classical Ballet.


Jan. 21

    • College closed in observance of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Classes resume Jan. 21.

Jan. 21-Feb. 6

     • Workforce Development: Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Basic Refresher.


Jan. 24

    • Workforce Development: Forklift Training.

     • Continuing Education: ServSafe,.


Jan. 25

    • Workforce Development: Street Defensive Driving.


Jan. 27

    • Workforce Development: Principles of Air Conditioning I – Part II.

     • East Mississippi Development Corp. (EMDC) Entrepreneurship Class: How to Start and Operate a Business.


Jan. 27-29

    • Continuing Education: Call Center Customer Service day classes.


Jan. 27-Feb. 20

    • Continuing Education: Call Center Customer Service evening classes.


Jan. 28

    • Workforce Development: Principles of Air Conditioning II – Part II.

     • Astronomy lecture underwritten by MCC and the Mississippi NASA Space Grant Consortium, 6 p.m., McCain Theater. FMI: Dr. Angie Carraway, (601) 484-8660.

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