CONTACT: Gail Crutchfield, Communications and Marketing, Wallace State Community College, (256) 352-8064, gail.crutchfield@wallacestate.edu

HANCEVILLE, Ala. — The Wallace State Community College Alumni Association’s schedule of fall events is in full swing. A Halloween Face Painting Tips class and quilt show are on the agenda for this month, while crafting classes, business seminar and a charity event round out the remaining events for this year.

A class on Face Painting Makeup Tips for Halloween will be held from 6 to 8:30 p.m. on Oct. 3, offering participants plenty of time before the spooky holiday. The class will be held in room 226 of the Burrow Center.

Participants will learn techniques for creating their own Halloween character and will have the opportunity to practice during the session. The $15 registration fee includes paint and makeup. Visit www.wsccalumni.org/facepainting for more information. Deadline for registration is Sept. 27.

An Oct. 11 trip will transport participants to Huntsville’s Von Braun Civic Center to take in more than 250 quilts on display at the Fanfare 2013 Heritage Quilters of Huntsville Quilt Show. The day-trip will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. The $20 fee includes transportation, admission to the quilt show and a “meat and three” lunch at either the Blue Plate Café or Rolos Café in Huntsville.

Deadline for registration is Oct. 4. Visit www.wsccalumni.org/quilts to register.

A Marketing Your Business with Social Media class will be held from 9 a.m. to noon on Nov. 1. The fee is $25 for the general public and $15 for Wallace State students. The class will be taught in the Business Education building, room 206, and will show how to utilize social networking sites such as Facebook, Twitter and YouTube to promote businesses. Deadline for registration is Oct. 29. Register online at www.wsccalumni.org/social.

A Holiday Inspiration: Making Wreaths with Deco-Mesh class will be held from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Nov. 5 in room 206 of the Burrow Center. The class will provide materials and instruction to make a holiday wreath in this popular format. The fee is $30 and the registration deadline is Oct. 29. Register online at www.wsccalumni.org/mesh.

For information on these and all Alumni Association events or programs, call Natalie Godwin at 256.353.7808 or LaDonna Allen at 256.352.8071.

 

WSCC Alumni Association Calendar of Events

Here is a list of the events planned this fall by the Wallace State Community College Alumni Association, with any charges and registration deadlines. Visit www.wsccalumni.org or call 256.352.7080 or 8071 for more information.

October

Oct. 3: Face Painting and Makeup Tips for Halloween; 6-8:30 p.m. in room 226 in Burrow Center; $15 fee includes paint and makeup; Sept. 27 deadline

Oct. 11: Fanfare 2013 Heritage Quilters of Huntsville Quilt Show; 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. to Huntsville’s Von Braun Civic Center; $20 includes transportation, admission and meal; Oct. 4 deadline

November

Nov. 1: Marketing Your Business with Social Media; 9 a.m. to noon in room 102 of Business Education building; $25 nonstudents, $15 WSCC students; Oct. 25 deadline

Nov. 5: Holiday Inspiration: Making Wreaths with Deco-Mesh; 6-8:30 p.m. in room 206 of Burrow Center; Oct. 29 deadline

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Kristen Holmes
Director, Communications & Marketing
Wallace State Community College
P.O. Box 2000, Hanceville, AL 35077
1-866-350-9722 256-352-8118 direct
256-352-8314 fax 256-339-2519 cell
Visit us online at www.wallacestate.edu