Lots to discover at NC’s Spring Open House March 28

Niagara College will open the doors of its Welland and Niagara-on-the-Lake Campuses March 28 giving students parents and the community an opportunity to experience the College’s programs services and unique learning environments first hand.

The annual Spring Open House event takes place at both campuses from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and features information sessions interactive displays and exhibits tours kids’ activities live entertainment and more.

“Whether you’re planning the next step in your educational pathway or you simply want to see some of the exciting work we’re doing at Niagara College our Open House is a great way to learn about our programs our people and our facilities” said Niagara College president Dan Patterson.

Both campuses will feature interactive displays and information for NC’s more than 100 academic programs; campus tours; College service information sessions and a services fair; community activities; live entertainment a kids’ zone Teaching Greenhouse plant sale Niagara College Teaching Brewery and Teaching Winery tastings; great food from the Bench-to-Go Bake Shop a residence showcase and more.

The Welland Campus will include a caricaturist hair extensions and live sketch demonstrations while the Niagara-on-the-Lake Campus will include free children’s cooking classes (online registration required) brewery tours and tastings mini-manicures at the NC Teaching Spa a horticultural heavy equipment display demonstrations the Niagara’s Top Mixologist Competition and more.

Both campuses will also feature access to Career Coach the College’s online tool that provides the most up-to-date information on career and educational opportunities wages and other information that can help students chart an educational pathway.

Free shuttle buses will run between campuses. For a full schedule of activities directions and parking information visit niagaracollege.ca/openhouse.

Niagara College offers more than 100 diploma bachelor degree and advanced level programs at campuses in Welland Niagara-on-the-Lake and Niagara Falls; as well as more than 600 credit vocational and general interest Part-Time Studies courses. Areas of specialization include food and wine sciences advanced technology media applied health and community safety supported by unique learning enterprises in food wine beer horticulture and esthetics. For more information visit NiagaraCollege.ca.

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