Haywood Community College will host a free Opportunity Showcase on Wednesday, October 17 in the lower level of the Student Center. The showcase will be a job fair, career fair, and open house for HCC. Local agencies and services, and local and regional businesses and industries will also exhibit at the event. Hours will be from 9 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. for middle and high school students and 11 a.m. until 6 p.m. for the general public. Home schools students are welcome from 9 a.m. until 6 p.m.

The Opportunity Showcase will have live demonstrations and is a great opportunity for anyone interested in exploring careers, jobs, or HCC programs of study.

For additional information or for set up for businesses and agencies, contact Kathy Hyatt at 565-4095 or Ginger Boyd at 627-4503.

Haywood County high school and middle school students enjoyed learning more about the college and career opportunities available to them at last year's Opportunity Showcase held at HCC. This year, the event will be held on October 17.