Atlantic Cape Community College invited local residents to Community Day, a celebration of the 10-year anniversary of the opening of the Cape May County Campus, Monday, Oct. 12, at CMCC, 341 Court House-South Dennis Road, Cape May Court House.
Attendants enjoyed campus tours, refreshments, a larger-than-life anniversary card for guests to sign, games, face painting, music, career workshops, a live radio broadcast, and the opportunity to visit a class in session.
Community supporters in attendance, included: Caring for Kids, the American Association of University Women-Cape May County Branch, Cape May County Zoo, The Wetlands Institute, the New Jersey Audubon Nature Center & Cape May Bird Observatory, Coalition Against Rape & Abuse, Cape May County Government and Cape May County Council for Young Children. Cape Regional Meical Center staff performed blood pressure, blood sugar and cholesterol screenings.
Since opening its doors in 2005, the Cape May County Campus has brought credit programs and career training to thousands of county residents. The campus provides support services, including counseling, testing, tutoring and financial aid as well as administrative offices.
Amenities include an information commons, a comprehensive library with 10,000 books; a 100-seat lecture hall; chemistry and biology labs; a dining area; a conference room with teleconferencing capabilities and more.