Adults interested in expanding their career options can learn about Dutchess Community College's almost 60 associate degree programs and dozens of accelerated certificate offerings at an open house June 28 at 6 p.m. in room 122 of Bowne Hall on DCC's main campus.

There's still time to register for the Dutchess Community College Foundation's 27th Annual Golf Tournament and Dinner set for May 23 at the Dutchess Golf Club. The event is held annually in memory of Jack Orcutt, who was DCC's first director of student activities and a founding member of the College staff. Funds raised will go toward student scholarships at DCC.

Dutchess Community College Trustee Barbara Hugo was re-appointed to the board at its April 26 meeting. Her new term expires in 2022.

Early childhood caregivers can learn about becoming credentialed at an information session on May 17 at 6 p.m. at Dutchess Community College's Poughkeepsie campus, Taconic Hall, room 209. The two-semester, 12-credit Child Development Associate credentialing program will be held Tuesday evenings beginning in the fall.

Prospective studentsand familiesinterested in learning about Dutchess Community College's academic programs, financial aid opportunities, student activities and suite-style residence hall are invited to attend Discover DCC Day on Saturday, May 7 from 1-4 p.m. in the James and Betty Hall Theatre in Dutchess Hall on the Poughkeepsie campus.

The Dutchess Community College Foundation's annual Gala - Community's Bridge to the Future - was held on March 19 at the Grandview in Poughkeepsie. The event drew approximately 400 guests to honor four and raised more than $185,000 for student scholarships.

The Music School at Dutchess Community College, part of DCC's Office of Community Services, will host a recital featuring members of its faculty March 12 at 2 p.m. in the James and Betty Hall Theatre on DCC's main campus.