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Feb. 5

Feb. 5, 2018

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

CONTACT:

Derek Rayment

Public + Media Relations Manager

531-MCC-2876

darayment@mccneb.edu

mccneb.edu

 

24th annual Vietnamese New Year Celebration this Saturday at MCC

 

OMAHA, Neb. — Metropolitan Community College will host the 24th annual Vietnamese New Year Celebration this Saturday, Feb. 10, 7-10:30 p.m. inside room 120 of the Industrial Training Center at the South Omaha Campus, 27th and Q streets. The celebration is free and open to the public. 

 

The event is held in collaboration with the Vietnamese Friendship Association of Omaha and will feature traditional and contemporary customs including a Lion Dance, a ceremony to honor ancestors who have passed, stage entertainment and a sharing of Vietnamese bread. 

 

For more information, contact 531-MCC-2253 or bvelazquez@mccneb.edu

 

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Metropolitan Community College, accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, is a comprehensive, public community college that offers affordable, quality education to all residents of Dodge, Douglas, Sarpy and Washington counties. Founded in 1974, MCC has the largest enrollment out of six community colleges in Nebraska and is the second largest postsecondary institution in the state. MCC serves more than 40,000 unique credit and noncredit students.