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Friday, May 30, 2014 Additional Scholarships Available for Fall Semester at MCC

The Friends of McHenry County College Foundation has additional scholarships available for current and incoming MCC students who will enroll for the Fall 2014 Semester.


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Thursday, May 29, 2014 Healthcare Provider CPR Class Offered June 19

McHenry County College will offer a Healthcare Provider  CPR class from 5 to 9:30 p.m. on Thursday, June 19 in Room A112. Ideal for anyone entering or currently working in the healthcare field.


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Tuesday, May 27, 2014 MCC Shah Center To Offer OSHA 30-Hour For General Industry

Get your personnel trained to achieve a safe workplace with the OSHA 30-Hour in General Industry course. Four-session course begins June 16.


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Tuesday, May 27, 2014 Microsoft Excel 2013 Series Courses Begin Soon

Register today for Microsoft Office 2013 Excel series. Basic, Intermediate or Advanced meets twice a week.  


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Tuesday, May 27, 2014 Check out MCC's Blueprint Reading Course

MCC's Blueprint Reading course is scheduled for June 3 and is ideal for inspectors, maintenance and shop floor personnel. Sign up today.


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Tuesday, May 27, 2014 MCC Children's Learning Center Preschool Kids Watch Baby Chicks Hatch

Children from the four-year-old preschool class at McHenry County College had fun watching 18 baby chicks hatch in their classroom. The instructors set the eggs in an incubator on April 8 and the chicks started hatching on April 28.

 

 


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Tuesday, May 27, 2014 MCC ScotStars to Host Boys and Girls Basketball, Soccer Camps

The McHenry County College Department of Athletics is sponsoring the 13th annual ScotStars Summer Sports Camps featuring basketball and soccer.


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Tuesday, May 27, 2014 Language Classes Offered for Job Enhancement or Leisure

Learn a new language for job enhancement or just for fun this summer with classes offered by McHenry County College's Continuing Education Department. Available classes include Spanish I, Conversational Spanish and Introduction to Italian.


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Tuesday, May 27, 2014 McHenry County College Accepting Applications for Staff Council Scholarship

The McHenry County College Staff Council, Local 1642, is offering a $500 scholarship for currently enrolled MCC students for the fall semester.


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Tuesday, May 27, 2014 MCC to Host Solar for Schools Summer Workshop

McHenry County College wants to shed more light into area schools by using sunlight in the form of solar energy. The College will be hosting a free Solar for Schools Summer Workshop for middle and high school teachers from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, June 21 at MCC.


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Tuesday, May 27, 2014 MCC's Children's Learning Center Announces Preschool, Child Care Openings for Fall 2014

The McHenry County College Children's Learning Center is accepting registration for the preschool program for fall 2014 for children of students, faculty, employees and community members. Openings currently exist for the three-year-old morning preschool program on Tuesday and Thursday and the four-year-old preschool morning program on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. In addition, the five-year-old afternoon preschool program runs from Monday through Thursday.


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Thursday, May 22, 2014 ISBDC Offers Market Research Seminar

Learn more about your customers and competition with a market research seminar June 11. Register today.


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Wednesday, May 21, 2014 MCC to Offer Construction Zone Flagger Training Course

The Workforce Training Department of McHenry County College is offering a four-hour National Safety Council Flagger Training Certificate course. The next session will take place from 8 a.m. to noon Tuesday, June 3 at the Shah Center in McHenry.


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Wednesday, May 21, 2014 Express yourself in new, creative ways with Summer Continuing education Art Classes

Try your hand at drawing, painting, restoring antiques or even glass painting with continuing education art classes offered by McHenry County College this spring and summer.


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Wednesday, May 21, 2014 MCC Names Spring 2014 Recipient of Joseph A. Blanco Spirit Award

McHenry County College named Chad Cuconato of Lake in the Hills as the recipient of the Spring 2014 Joseph A. Blanco Spirit Award, a $600 gift given to a student with special needs who displays a positive attitude while pursuing a degree or certificate while overcoming a disability.


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Wednesday, May 21, 2014 Learn How to Dance Like the Stars with Ballroom Dancing at MCC

Learn how to dance like the stars with a ballroom dance class this spring. Get your partner and join MCC's Ballroom Dance class, offered by the Continuing Education Department at two different times on Thursday evenings: 6 to 7 p.m. or 7 to 8 p.m. June 12 through Aug. 7 in the Black Box Theatre.


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Wednesday, May 21, 2014 New Credit Golf Class Begins June 10

McHenry County College is offering a new beginning credit golf class this summer from 2 to 3:50 p.m. June 10 through July 31 at the new Golf Academy at Terra Cotta in Prairie Grove.


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Wednesday, May 21, 2014 New Online Course Featuring Field Study in Belize Offered for Fall

McHenry County College students can experience a new kind of learning with Temples and Tropical Forest Field Studies in Belize, a new course that interconnects anthropology and biology.


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Tuesday, May 20, 2014 MCC Shah Center Training Grant to Benefit Manufacturing Workers

McHenry County area manufacturers will be able to tap into more training for their current full-time employees, thanks to a $106,500 Employer Training Investment Program (ETIP) training grant awarded to the McHenry County College Shah Center. The grant is funded through the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity.


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Friday, May 16, 2014 Learn How to Dance Like the Stars with Ballroom Dancing at MCC

Learn how to dance like the stars with a ballroom dance class this spring. Get your partner and join MCC's Ballroom Dance class, offered by the Continuing Education Department at two different times on Thursday evenings: 6 to 7 p.m. or 7 to 8 p.m. June 12 through Aug. 7 in the Black Box Theatre, Room E122.


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Friday, May 16, 2014 MCC Engineering Students Finish First Overall in Regional Catapult Contest

A team of four McHenry County College students finished first out of 40 teams in the 2014 Intercollegiate Catapult Competition. Yes, catapult, a device whose sole purpose is to launch things for distance and/or accuracy and maybe even hit a target. The sixth-annual competition held between northern Illinois community colleges recently took place at Harper College.


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Friday, May 16, 2014 Workplace Conflict Training Offered May 21

"Working with You is Killing Me" conflict resolution training features improving workplace relations


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Friday, May 16, 2014 Supervisory Leadership Training Offered

Jump-start the productivity of your new leaders. Sign up for individual classes or the series.


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Friday, May 16, 2014 Forklift Programs Available in May, June

Forklift Operator and Train the Trainer programs provide a quality solution to comply with OSHA standards.


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Tuesday, May 13, 2014 McHenry County College to Offer Day Trips in July

Join McHenry County College's Trips and Tours program for two exciting day trips in July. Treat yourself to a new musical, The Last Ship," which features an original score by 16-time Grammy Award winner, Sting. Another trip features a day at Cantigny, the stunning 15-acre estate of Col. Robert R. McCormick.


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Tuesday, May 13, 2014 Free College Information Sessions Offered for Adult Learners

Returning to college as an adult can be a confusing and scary time. Adults who are thinking of returning to college can get their questions answered and their worries eased at "It's Your Life" college information sessions at McHenry County College from 9 a.m. to noon on Friday, May 16 or May 30 in Room A352.


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Tuesday, May 13, 2014 MCC to Host "What's It Worth?" Discovery and Appraisal Series

Uncover the many treasures you may have in your possession and consider attending any or all three educational sessions about heirlooms, appraising decorative arts or estate planning presented by the Friends of MCC Foundation. The educational sessions serve as a prelude to the "What’s It Worth?" summer appraisal show from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on June 21 at MCC, presented by the MCC Foundation, in partnership with Leslie Hindman Auctioneers.


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Friday, May 09, 2014 MCC to Offer Green Trip to Visit Oak Woodlands

Be among the only humans ever to explore several of McHenry County's ancient oak woodlands that are not open to the public with a trip offered by McHenry County College’s Trips and Tours program from 8:45 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, May 17. Participants will visit some of the area's oldest living residents, including a 400 year-old white oak tree.


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Thursday, May 08, 2014 Accountant, Tax Preparer, Financial Planner Workshop Set May 13

McHenry County College announces is now recognized an approved IRS Continuing Education Provider and will offer a variety of seminars and speakers on topics of interest to accountants, tax preparers and financial planners. The first presentation will feature the Affordable Care Act-Summary Provisions from 6 to 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 13 in Room A103.


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Thursday, May 08, 2014 MCC to Offer Fun Classes for Women

Looking for a perfect Mother's Day gift or just want to make someone's life a little brighter? Consider registering the special woman in your life for these new Continuing Education classes offered by McHenry County College.


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Thursday, May 08, 2014 Manufacturing and Industry Fundamentals Courses Begin Soon

Employees can advance their skill levels in GD&T and Blueprint Reading classes. Register today.


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Tuesday, May 06, 2014 ISBDC Announces Small Business Offerings for May

Check out ISBDC's new seminar: Measuring Social Media Results. Don't miss it!


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Tuesday, May 06, 2014 OSHA Courses Offered in May and June

Two OSHA courses offered this spring. Click headline for more details.


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Tuesday, May 06, 2014 Hands-On Microsoft Excel Courses Available

Excel 2010 and Excel 2013 offered as a series or individual classes. Register now.


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Tuesday, May 06, 2014 MCC to Host Math Review Sessions To Prep Students for Placement Exam

McHenry County College is offering free math refresher seminars this spring and summer for incoming or current MCC students. The purpose of the seminars are to review concepts from Elementary (Algebra I) and Intermediate (Algebra II) for students who either want to prepare for the COMPASS placement exam or review concepts before taking a subsequent course.


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Tuesday, May 06, 2014 Fundamentals of Energy Resources Offered Through Massive Open Online Course

Learn more about energy resources, consumption and conservation with the next MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) offered by McHenry County College. The Fundamentals of Energy Resources class takes place from May 19 through June 16 and is a free, online class that is open to anyone living anywhere in the world.


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Tuesday, May 06, 2014 MCC to Host Annual Plant Sale May 7, 8 and 10

Get ready to start your gardens. The McHenry County College Greenhouse Production Class will host its Annual Plant Sale from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on May 7 and 8 and from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on May 10 in the Greenhouse, located in Building D.


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