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Monday, March 28, 2016 McHenry County College Awarded National Endowment for the Humanities Grant

McHenry County College received a federal grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities in the amount of $99,926 for The Journey Home, a three-year project that involves creating a series of humanities-based courses, written and oral histories, and educational partnerships focused on the veteran experience, particularly the transition from soldier to civilian.


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Monday, March 28, 2016 Supervisory Leadership Series Available

Jump-start the productivity of your new leaders with a Developmental Dimensions International's (DDI) Supervisory Leadership Series. Registration is underway now for the April-May course.


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Monday, March 28, 2016 Project Management Certification Prep Series Begins April 6

Professionals can prepare for a Project Managment certificate with our course that takes place April 6 through May 11. Register today.


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Monday, March 28, 2016 MCCSeeks Exhibitors for Spring Job Fair

Area employers are invited to sign up for an exhibit booth at the McHenry County College Job Fair that will take place on May 6 from 10 a.m. to

1 p.m. in the Multi-purpose Room/Gym.


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Friday, March 25, 2016 Sessions Jazz Quartet to Perform Concert at MCC April 10

The Sessions Jazz Quartet will perform at 3 p.m. Sunday, April 10 in the Luecht Conference Center at McHenry County College. Admission is free.


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Wednesday, March 23, 2016 MCC to Offer One-Day Seminars on Money Matters

Learn about buying rental property or a vacation home, plan for health care in retirement or teach kids how to be money-smart. These topics are featured in three upcoming financial classes offered by McHenry County College's Continuing Education Department.


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Wednesday, March 23, 2016 McHenry County College Offers Free Tax Preparation Help at Three Locations

McHenry County College is hosting free tax assistance and e-filing of federal and state returns for those who qualify through April 18 (excluding March 26-31) with the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Clinic.


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Wednesday, March 23, 2016 MCC to Offer One-Day Seminars on Money Matters

Learn about buying rental property or a vacation home, plan for health care in retirement or teach kids how to be money-smart. These topics are featured in three upcoming financial classes offered by McHenry County College's Continuing Education Department.


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Wednesday, March 23, 2016 MCC's Day Trips to Feature Historic Homes, Vintage Charm, Japanese Gardens

Treat your mother on her special day by taking her to witness the blooming beauty of the Anderson Japanese Gardens on May 6 or tour the quaint and picturesque town of Geneva on May 24—with day trips offered by McHenry County College's Trips and Tours Department.


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Friday, March 11, 2016 MCC Launches Spanish Interpreter Services for Prospective Students

Spanish-speaking students or community residents can request a Spanish interpreter when registering for classes or inquiring about programs at McHenry County College.


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Friday, March 11, 2016 McHenry County College to Offer Solar Energy Certifications

Those looking to change careers, start a home business or just want to earn a part-time income, may consider joining the rising trend to harness the power of light by earning a Solar Energy Certification through McHenry County College.


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Friday, March 11, 2016 Expand Your Technology Knowledge at McHenry County College

McHenry County College's Continuing Education Department is offering classes to help people enjoy technology, making the most of their smartphone or tablet.


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Friday, March 11, 2016 Learn How to Update Your Home's Interior This Spring with Classes at MCC

Whether you are looking to sell your home or just spruce it up, McHenry County College's Continuing Education Department has a variety of classes to help you achieve the perfect look.


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Friday, March 11, 2016 MCC to Offer Spring Personal Enrichment Classes

Prepare for spring with five personal enrichment classes offered by McHenry County College's Continuing Education Department. Classes include Green Cleaning with Essential Oils, Welcome Spring Door Trimming, Spring Cupcake Temptations, Sweet Blooms Table Topper and Spring Wildflowers of McHenry County Land Conservancy.


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Friday, March 11, 2016 MCC to Offer Bike Maintenance, Motorcycle Custom Design Workshops

Those with a passion for bicycles or motorcycles have an opportunity to join others with similar interests at some new non-credit classes offered this spring at McHenry County College. Courses include motorcycle custom design, bicycle maintenance I and Novice Bicycle Maintenance with park tools certification.


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Friday, March 11, 2016 MCC to Offer Energy Medicine Training

McHenry County College will offer Energy Medicine Level I and II trainings. Level I will be on Saturday and Sunday, April 9 and 10, followed by Level II on Saturday and Sunday, May 14 and 15. Both classes will meet each day from 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. in Room A117 at MCC.


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Friday, March 11, 2016 MCC to Offer College Fair Featuring Flexible Delivery Options

For those wondering how college can fit into their lives, McHenry County College is hosting the second annual College Fair featuring programs offered through flexible delivery methods such as online, evening/weekend, accelerated classes and credit for prior learning/life experience programs. The fair takes place Wednesday, March 23 from 4-7 p.m. in the Commons area, in Building B.


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Friday, March 11, 2016 MCC Student Wins Top Award at Skyway Juried Art Competition

Four McHenry County College students had their artwork selected for the 2016 Skyway Juried Art Competition hosted by Elgin Community College through April 4.


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Friday, March 11, 2016 MCC Graphic Design Students' Artwork Recognized

Three MCC graphic arts students had their artwork recently selected for a statewide display and/or national publication. The students include: Rosemary Edwards, Ryan Grandinetti and Denise Steinlauf.


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Friday, March 11, 2016 MCC Wins Top Awards in Statewide Film Competition

For the second year in a row, McHenry County College won first place in the annual Illinois Community College Trustees Association (ICCTA) annual Reel Illinois community college student film competition.


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Wednesday, March 09, 2016 MCC to Host Woodwinds Concert March 13

McHenry County College will feature the woodwind quintet Winds Off the Lake during the popular Second Sunday Concert at 1 p.m. (instead of 3 p.m.) Sunday, March 13 in the Luecht Conference Center. Free.


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Tuesday, March 08, 2016 St. Patrick's Concert to Feature Irish Music and Dance at MCC

Get ready for toe-tapping music when McHenry County College presents the popular St. Patrick's Day Concert featuring Irish music, folk songs and dance at 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 16 in the Luecht Conference Center.


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Tuesday, March 08, 2016 Backyard Livestock Classes Offered at McHenry County College

Learn how to raise backyard chickens or goats in two unique educational non-credit classes offered by McHenry County College's Continuing Education Department. Raising Backyard Chickens is offered on April 1 and Introduction to Goats is offered on April 15.


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Tuesday, March 08, 2016 McHenry County College Offers Welding Classes in Woodstock

Those who love to work with their hands and have an eye for detail can learn how to weld for job advancement or just for fun. Join a Welding Boot Camp offered by McHenry County College's Continuing Education Department. The class takes place on Mondays and Wednesdays from April 4 to May 11 from 6-9:20 p.m.


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Tuesday, March 08, 2016 McHenry County College Introduces New "Twofer" for Fall Semester

McHenry County College is offering a new Learning Community course next fall that combines psychology and composition. "Live Freud and Die Jung" features a fascinating study of thoughts, behavior and emotions. The class takes place on Mondays and Wednesdays from 10 a.m. to 12:50 p.m. General registration for fall semester starts April 25.

 


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Tuesday, March 08, 2016 McHenry County College Gardenfest 2016 to Feature Garden Kerry Ann Mendez

No time to garden? Come hear time-saving garden techniques, workhorse plant material and sustainability practices from garden consultant Kerry Ann Mendez. She is the keynote speaker at the 2016 McHenry County College Gardenfest that takes place from 7:30 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. Saturday, April 9 in the Luecht Conference Center at McHenry County College.


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Tuesday, March 08, 2016 MCC's Forensics Team Places Third in Overall Team Sweepstakes

The McHenry County College Forensics Team placed third in Overall Team Sweepstakes and third out of 19 colleges in Individual Sweepstakes at the recent Litrenta Triangle Tournament at Harper College in Palatine.


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Tuesday, March 08, 2016 Learn Healthy Cooking in McHenry County College's Culinary Lab

Explore the basics of Middle Eastern cuisine with "Eating the Rainbow: Nutrient Density" non-credit class on March 12 from 2-3:50 p.m. in MCC's culinary lab, Room B179.


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Tuesday, March 08, 2016 Cook up Decadent Meal with New Non-credit Culinary Class

McHenry County College is offering a fun filled, cooking class at 1776 Restaurant in Crystal Lake. Grab a friend or your special someone and sign up for "Recipe for Romance," which takes place on Saturday, March 12 from 12-2 p.m.


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Tuesday, March 08, 2016 McHenry County College to offer ECG Training

McHenry County College will offer Electrocardiogram (ECG) training from 5-9 p.m. on Mondays beginning April 4 through May 16 at the Shah Center, 4100 West Shamrock Lane, McHenry.


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Friday, March 04, 2016 Forklift Programs Available Through McHenry County College

Forklift Operator and Train the Trainer provide a quality, affordable way for businesses to comply with OSHA standards. Register today.


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Friday, March 04, 2016 "Taking the Heat" Customer Service Training Offered at Shah Center

Learn how to take the heat in order to convert dissatisfied customers--both internal and external--into satisfied, loyal ones. Sign-up now for this "hot" program.


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Friday, March 04, 2016 MCC Shah Center Offers Introductory Level Computer Training

Introductory Computer Training is available for older adults or those with little to no computer experience. Check out our two five-week classes today!


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Friday, March 04, 2016 Accounting for the Non-Accountant Class Available

Non-accounting employees can learn accounting in a fun and creative way with Accounting Basics for the Non-Accountant course that meets from 5:30-8 p.m. on Mondays, March 14 through April 4. Register today.


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