This list of events will be updated throughout the year. We hope to see YOU at one of the many celebrations and events that will be occurring throughout 2013!
The festivities will kick off on Jan. 30 with a performance for students by the 1960s band “Shakin’ All Over” in the South Café.
Details will be posted soon. This free concert of music phenom Kellianna will be in the LaFontaine Theatre on our Gardner campus.
Vin Ialenti, MWCC’s Dean of Academic and Institutional Technology will be giving a lecture at the Gardner Museum. This is a fast-moving visual tribute to MWCC celebrating its 50th anniversary.
Wine and cheese reception from 6-7 p.m.
Program from 7-8 p.m.
Members free, non-members $3.
A Free College Day for the public is planned for Saturday, April 13 offering fun, informative workshops and classes on a variety of topics including computers, photography, science and technology, dual enrollment opportunities for teens, theatre, dance, public speaking, fitness, criminal justice, writing, and much more. The event will also feature an academic and career expo and door prizes including Theatre at the Mount season tickets, Fitness and Wellness Center memberships, free credit, noncredit and workforce development courses, college sweatshirts, and other prizes.
In June, an exhibit of artwork by the late James Murphy, a Gardner native and community advocate who served as the first chair of MWCC’s Board of Trustees, will be featured.
Also in October, the art department is hosting an alumni art exhibit in the East Wing Gallery, and the MWCC Foundation is hosting a harvest ball to raise funds for student scholarships.
Theatre at the Mount’s fall production of the 1960s musical “Shout” will include a special alumni night performance on Thursday, Oct. 10 at the 1960s price of just $6 per ticket. The 60s musical revue tracks five girls as they come of age during the liberating days that made England swing.