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Oct. 4

Oct. 4, 2017

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

CONTACT:

Derek Rayment

Public + Media Relations Manager

531-MCC-2876

darayment@mccneb.edu

mccneb.edu

 

 Book giveaway event returns to the Old Market on Oct. 29
 

OMAHA, Neb. — Metropolitan Community College, AIT Worldwide Logistics, Metro and the Old Market Business Association have teamed up to host Books Are Treats, an event that will aim to give away more than 15,000 books to children. The event will take place on Sunday, Oct. 29, from 1-4 p.m. in the Old Market at the cornerof 11th and Harney Streets.
 

The general public is invited to browse the book selection in a library-like setting on a Metro bus. Guests may choose up to five books for free. Fiction and nonfiction books are available for all ages and reading levels. 

 

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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.