by Diane VanDyke
Come and enjoy a day of fun at Montgomery County Community College’s 18th Annual Community Day on Saturday, Oct. 1, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at its Central Campus in Blue Bell. The annual event features an array of activities for all ages and interests.
Children’s activities include a moon bounce, pony rides, face painting, toddler relays, pumpkin painting, sandbox activities, bean bag toss, bowling, kids’ crafts, poetry, silent auction, book sale, and a free kids’ soccer clinic hosted by the Women’s Soccer team.
For musical entertainment, The Cat’s Pajamas, a kids’ rock group, will perform free concerts at noon and 2 p.m. During the afternoon, enjoy the pop rock music of New York City singer/songwriter Ronnie Gent and Music Instructor/bassist Michael Kelly.
For teens and adult who want to learn more about the College, its courses and programs, Community Day is the perfect opportunity. Stop by the College Information Tent, listen to a 25-minute admission presentation and take a campus tour at 9:30 a.m. or 10:15 a.m. An Open House also will be held from 10 a.m. to noon.
Don’t forget to visit the Health and Wellness Expo for free dental sealants, the toothbrush fairy, flu vaccine, blood pressure screenings and lots of health-related information and tips. Check out the fresh, healthy produce at the Farmer’s Market.
Throughout the event, enjoy the wide variety of food from various vendors. Relax and watch the Women’s Volleyball Tri-Match at noon.
For more information about the 18th Annual Community Day, visit www.mc3.edu/communityday.