Peterborough, ON – (October 24, 2022) – Fleming College is welcoming prospective students from across Ontario at its annual fall Open House on Oct. 29.
The Fall Open House runs from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m., with events taking place at Fleming’s Sutherland Campus in Peterborough, Frost Campus in Lindsay and at the Haliburton School of Art + Design.
The Sutherland Campus will commence with a land acknowledgment at the front entrance of the Kawartha Trades and Technology Centre (KTTC), led by Liz Stone, Fleming College Indigenous Knowledge Keeper, followed by Indigenous dancer, Kelli Marshall. Please note that this is not the main entrance to the college. There will also be fitness demonstrations put on by law and justice students and instructors. In addition, the Child and Youth Care program will be running a sensory simulation lab for visitors. There will be many other displays and demonstrations throughout campus labs and at the KTTC throughout the day.
At the Frost Campus visitors can catch some live tree climbing and blasting technique demonstrations along with interactive demonstrations on the heavy equipment simulators. Displays of rocks, minerals, geophysical equipment and specimens from Frost’s Fish and Wildlife labs will be on display.
Visitors to Fleming’s Haliburton Campus have a chance to let their inner artist shine. In addition to touring the Haliburton School of Art + Design guests can try their hand at felting in the Fibre Arts Studio, or hand building with clay in the Ceramics Studio.
Fleming’s Pre Service Firefighter program will be hosting its open house at the Eastern Ontario Emergency Training Academy located at 36 Industrial Road in Norwood, ON.
At each campus Fleming’s instructors and professors from its wide array of programs will be on hand to answer questions and meet prospective students. Guests can tour our campuses, learn more about the services that are available to students and get the latest information on financial aid options, the application process, residence life and making the transition from secondary school to Fleming College.
Media is welcome and encouraged to visit any of our campuses during Open House. If you are planning on attending, please contact Communications Officer Sarah Deeth at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Fleming College respectfully acknowledges that we are situated on Michi Saagiig Anishinaabeg lands and territory. Located in the heart of Central Ontario, Fleming College has campus locations in Peterborough, Lindsay, Cobourg and Haliburton. Named for famous Canadian inventor and engineer Sir Sandford Fleming, the college features more than 100 full-time programs in Arts and Heritage, Business, Environmental and Natural Resource Sciences, General Arts and Sciences, Health and Wellness, Justice and Community Development, Skilled Trades and Technology, and Continuing Education. Fleming College has more than 6,800 full-time and 10,000 part-time students, and 80,000 alumni.
For more information, please contact:
705-749-5530 ext. 1161
599 Brealey Dr. Peterborough ON K9J 7B1
Ph: (705) 749-5530
200 Albert St. S., Box 8000 Lindsay ON K9V 5E6
Ph: (705) 324-9144
P.O. Box 839 Haliburton ON K0M 1S0
Ph: (705) 457-1680