For Immediate Release:
November 7, 2007
Primary Media Contact:
Public Relations Specialist
LURAY, Va. – Lord Fairfax Community College’s (LFCC) Luray-Page County Center will hold a holiday open house the week after Thanksgiving. The event is free and open to the public.
Who: Luray-Page County Center students and employees will host a holiday celebration for the community. The Center’s newly formed choral group, directed by Peggy Walker, will perform as well as lead attendees in holiday singing.
What: Holiday open house, featuring singing, cookies, hot chocolate and the lighting of a tree planted in memory of the victims from the Virginia Tech tragedy
When: Thursday, Nov. 29, 2007, at 6 p.m.
Where: Luray-Page County Center, 334 North Hawksbill St., Luray, Va. 22835
Founded in 1970, Lord Fairfax Community College is a multi-campus public institution of higher education. With four locations — Middletown, Warrenton, Luray-Page County and most recently, Vint Hill— the College serves eight localities in the Shenandoah Valley and northern Piedmont regions. The localities are the counties of Clarke, Fauquier, Frederick, Page, Rappahannock, Shenandoah and Warren and the city of Winchester. LFCC offers more than 75 associate degree and certificate programs in a wide variety of disciplines, in addition to providing access to bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degree programs offered on site by a four-year institution. LFCC also serves the business community by offering workforce preparation programs for employees and employers. LFCC serves more than 9,000 unduplicated credit students and more than 11,000 individuals in professional development and business and industry courses annually.
Lord Fairfax Community College (LFCC) is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award associate degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Lord Fairfax Community College. Lord Fairfax Community College is an equal opportunity institution providing educational and employment opportunities, programs, services, and activities and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, age, religion, disability, national origin, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, or other non-merit factors. LFCC also prohibits sexual misconduct including sexual violence or harassment.