North Central Career Center Adult Education classes will open on Monday, Aug. 19, 2013. Classes are open to anyone wishing to earn an Arkansas High School diploma (GED); improve their basic reading, writing, and math skills; or learn or improve basic computer skills. NCCC Adult Education also offers those seeking to pass college entrance exams basic skills refresher courses; those whose primary language is not English are welcome to come in and study to improve their English speaking, reading, and writing skills.

Classes are free and are open-entry, open-exit. A student can enroll at any time within the school year and exit at any time during the year. The fall semester begins Aug. 19 and ends Dec. 19, 2013. Both the Leslie Center, at 402 Oak St., and the Clinton Center, at 100 Success Drive, are open from 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Monday-Thursday. Evening classes are 3-6:30 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays at both centers. The centers are closed on Fridays.

The Clinton Center Teen Classroom will open Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2013. Classroom hours are 8 a.m.-3 Tuesdays through Thursdays.

For further information call (870) 447-6111 Ext. 3, Leslie; and 745-6554, Clinton.

Open house

North Central Career Center Adult Education will host an open house from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 15, 2013. This event is open to the public. Come by the center at 100 Success Drive, Clinton, visit with the staff and find out about free classes. If you are interested in earning your GED, learning computers, or improving your basic skills, come by or call 745-6554.