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Kirtland Partnering to Offer Free Fruit Production Seminar

Kirtland will offer a free fruit production seminar in West Branch on April 23

Kirtland’s Community Education Department, the Ogemaw County Economic Development Corporation and Michigan Works! are partnering to offer a free fruit production seminar on April 23 from 6-8 p.m. at the Quality Inn in West Branch, Mich.  The seminar will teach people how to master the gardening techniques for growing top quality fruit crops that thrive in … [Read more...]

Kirtland Cosmetology Offering Free Hair Cuts

Kirtland's Cosmetology Program offers free hair cuts on April 15

Kirtland Community College’s Cosmetology Program is offering a free haircut day on Tuesday, April 15 from 9:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.  The Free Haircut event is open to all students and members of the public in Roscommon, Crawford, Ogemaw and Oscoda counties.  To schedule your appointment for a free hair cut or to find out more about the event, contact the … [Read more...]

What to do? What to do!

Students learned about career fields and checked out cool hands-on experiments

Planning what to do for the rest of your life is not an easy task, especially if you are only 16 years old!  This Week @ Kirtland, we tried to make it easier for more than 100 local high school juniors and seniors as they navigate their journey down the path toward selecting a career. On Friday, Kirtland hosted students from Mio and Houghton Lake High … [Read more...]

Kirtland Hosting Public Food Distribution March 25

The food distribution is open to Kirtland students and anyone in need of assistance in our surrounding communities

Kirtland Community College, Kirtland’s Phi Theta Kappa Alpha Omicron Gamma Chapter Honor Society, Project Hope and the C.O.O.R. ISD are holding a free public food distribution at the college’s Roscommon campus Student Center on Tuesday, March 25.  The event is open to students, members of the Crawford, Ogemaw, Oscoda and Roscommon county communities, and … [Read more...]

Kirtland. Celebrating 70 Years.

Anniversaries are a special thing – especially when you're the one receiving the gifts.  But wait, if Kirtland was established in 1966, there’s something wrong with my math because it doesn’t add up to 70 years that students have been choosing Kirtland to acquire skills and training to prepare for success in the workforce. So, if it’s not our … [Read more...]

Kirtland Community Education Offering Beer Brewing Class

Intro to Beer Making lets you explore the art and science of home brewing.

Kirtland’s Community Education department is offering Introduction to Beer Brewing in the Vocational Tech building on the Roscommon campus on Saturday, March 15 from 1-4 p.m. This afternoon course lets you explore the art and science of home beer brewing and long-time, local brewer Matt Bierman will lead you through the process. Matt is a seasoned … [Read more...]

Kirtland HVAC/R Program Receives Boiler Donation

Alpena Supply president, Bill Kelly, checks out a new condensing boiler with Kirtland HVAC students Tony Horton, Romelie Reveche and John White.

The Gaylord branch of Great Lakes Pipe and Supply, owned by parent company Alpena Supply Company, donated a condensing boiler to Kirtland Community College this week to be used for instruction and hands-on training of current and future students in Kirtland’s HVAC/R program. Bill Kelly, president of Alpena Supply Company, presented the boiler to a … [Read more...]

Kirtland Offers $10 Computer Classes

Kirtland Community College’s Community Education Department is partnering with the Roscommon County Commission on Aging (RCCOA) to bring three informational computer courses to community members in Roscommon and surrounding counties.  “Windows 8” will be offered on Thursday, April 3, “Introduction to Facebook” will be held Thursday, April 10, and “Finding … [Read more...]

Kirtland Seeks Nominations for ‘Outstanding Alumnus’

The Kirtland Community College Alumni Committee is seeking nominations for the “2014 Outstanding Alumnus of the Year.”  The deadline for the submissions is April 11, 2014. Selection criteria include additional education beyond the Kirtland experience, professional accomplishments, involvement in community activities, leadership and post-degree involvement … [Read more...]

Kirtland Student Receives MARSP Scholarship

Kirtland's Brian Kinyon receives a $600 scholarship from MARSP's Carole Chilton

Kirtland Community College student Brian Kinyon, an honor student from Luzerne, was recently awarded a $600 scholarship from the Michigan Association of Retired School Personnel (MARSP) for use during the Winter 2014 semester at Kirtland. Presented to Kinyon by Carole Chilton, the scholarship is given every year by the Crawford-Oscoda chapter of the … [Read more...]