News & Events

  • 21 Mar 2014
    DCC Revamps Kids' Summer Programs

    Dutchess Community College's Kids & Teens on Campus program will give youngsters between the ages of 6 and 17 the chance to spend part of their summer enjoying programs such as Outer Space, American Time Travel, Adventures in Computing, Web Design, Videography, Golf, Piano and much more.

  • 14 Nov 2013
    DCC Teams with St. Peter's School to Offer Kindermusik Classes

    The Music School at Dutchess Community College -
    part of the College's Office of Community Services and Special Programs - is collaborating with St. Peter's School in Hyde Park to offer Kindermusik classes
    for young children and families.

  • 26 Aug 2013
    DCC Offers Music Fun for Young Kids

    The Music School at Dutchess Community College - part of the College's Office of Community Services and Special Programs - will offer a series of programs for children up to age 5. Sessions begin in September and October.

  • 18 Jul 2013
    Music School at DCC's Annual Sing-a-Thon/Play-a-Thon is Aug. 3

    The annual Sing-a-Thon/Play-a-Thon hosted by the Music School at Dutchess Community College will be held Saturday, Aug. 3 from 2-5 p.m. in the James and Betty Hall Theatre on the main DCC campus in Poughkeepsie. Set to open the show is the D'amby Project, an Irish step-dance group.

  • 20 Jun 2013
    Summer Programs for Kids: Graphics, Gaming, Android App Design and More

    For the first time during the summer, the Dutchess Community College Office of Community Services is offering "Geek Camp" as part of its summer program offerings for kids.

  • 27 Sep 2012
    Bookstore Fundraiser to Benefit DCC Music Scholarship Fund

    The Music School at Dutchess Community College is partnering with the Barnes & Noble bookstore on Route 9 in Poughkeepsie on Sept. 29 to raise money to support the school's MusicLink scholarship fund, which provides free or low-cost music lessons to students who otherwise could not afford them.

  • 20 Aug 2012
    DCC Course Trains Students to Become Tax Return Preparers

    The Dutchess Community College Office of Community Services will offer Basic Income Tax 1, 2, 3 for those interested in becoming professional preparers of tax returns.

  • 21 Jun 2012
    Vocalist to Perform at DCC Music School Recital

    Katherine DeFiglio, a soprano vocalist and instructor at the Music School at Dutchess Community College, will perform selections of Italian songs and arias during a recital on Saturday, July 7 at 5 p.m. in the James and Betty Hall Theatre on DCC's Poughkeepsie campus.

  • 5 Apr 2012
    Non-Credit Revit Course Available

    The Dutchess Community College Office of Community Services has openings in an upcoming technology centered non-credit course called Introduction to Revit.

  • 13 Mar 2012
    Motorcycle Safety Course

    The Dutchess Community College Office of Community Services will offer a one-day motorcycle safety course, the Total Control Advanced Riding Clinic, beginning at the end of March.

  • 14 Feb 2012
    Non-Credit Photovoltaics Course

  • 27 Oct 2011
    GED, ESL Programs Offered at Beacon Community Resource Center

    A recent collaboration between Dutchess Community College and Nubian Directions II, Inc., lead agency for the Beacon Community Resource Center (formerly the Beacon Community Center) has given local residents another convenient way to access DCC’s English as a Second Language (ESL) and GED classes.

  • 20 Oct 2011
    Music School at DCC Faculty Member to Perform Oct. 29

    Pianist Jeffrey Brown, a faculty member of the Music School at DCC, will play on Oct. 29 at 5 p.m. in the James and Betty Hall Theatre on DCC’s Poughkeepsie campus. He will perform pieces by Chopin, Bach and Beethoven. The show is open to the public, with optional donations to the MusicLink Scholarship Fund accepted at the door.

  • 9 Sep 2011
    DCC Offers Course for Tax Professionals

    The Dutchess Community College Office of Community Services and the upstate New York area of the Internal Revenue Service will present a credit-free program called the Tax Practitioners’ Institute geared toward enrolled agents, certified public accountants and tax preparation practitioners. It will be held Thursday, Dec. 1 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in Bowne Hall, room 122 on DCC’s Poughkeepsie campus.

  • 31 Aug 2011
    Free Music Event to Feature Instrument Sampling and Concert

    The Music School at DCC will host Music Exploration Saturday on Sept. 3 from 1-3 p.m. in the James and Betty Hall Theatre on the College’s Poughkeepsie campus. The free event is an opportunity for children and adults to sample instruments, audition for ensembles and enjoy a concert featuring Music School faculty members.