Academy for Lifelong Learning to host August open houses for ages 50 and up

The public is invited to attend an Academy for Lifelong Learning (ALL) open house this month. Lone Star College-North Harriw will host an open house on Tuesday, Aug. 20, from 10 a.m. to noon. Lone Star College-Victory Center will host one on Thursday, Aug. 22, also from 10 a.m. to noon. These free events will give interested individuals a chance to be introduced to current members, meet instructors, and review the class offerings, as well as join and register for upcoming classes.

ALL provides opportunities for mature adults to enjoy intellectual and social enrichment. Anyone age 50 and older is invited to join. The membership year is from Sept. 1 through Aug. 31, and yearly membership fees are $20.

Participants enjoy a wide-variety of classes being offered throughout the year for free or very low supply and event costs at both LSC-Victory Center and the LSC-North Harris campus. Classes include computer courses, fitness classes, writing, crafts, gardening, history, day trips and more. Special topics of interest, such as social security and Medicare, are also presented during the year.

For more information or to receive a complete list of upcoming classes, call Donna Daughdrill at 281.260.3157 or visit the website at LoneStar.edu/all-nharris.

Lone Star College-North Harris is located at 2700 W.W. Thorne Drive, one-half mile south of FM 1960 East, between Aldine-Westfield and Hardy Roads. Lone Star College-Victory Center is located at 4141 Victory Drive, between the neighborhoods of Acres Homes and Inwood Forest. It is one of two centers operated by Lone Star College-North Harris. For more information about the college or centers, call 281.618.5400 or visit LoneStar.edu/NorthHarris.

Lone Star College System has been opening doors to a better community for 40 years. Founded in 1973, LSCS remains steadfast in its commitment to student success and credential completion. Today, with 78,000 students in credit classes, and a total enrollment of more than 90,000, Lone Star College System is the largest institution of higher education in the Houston area and the fastest-growing community college system in the nation. Dr. Richard Carpenter is the chancellor of LSCS, which consists of six colleges including LSC-CyFair, LSC-Kingwood, LSC-Montgomery, LSC-North Harris, LSC-Tomball and LSC-University Park, five centers, LSC-University Center at Montgomery, LSC-University Center at University Park, Lone Star Corporate College, and LSC-Online. To learn more visit LoneStar.edu.

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