HCCC to offer Irish language course

By WKTV News

(WKTV) - Herkimer County Community College will offer a noncredit course in the Irish language.

The basic Irish language course will introduce participants to conversational Irish (Gaelic) language. Expressions, pronunciation, conversation and songs will be discussed. The course will start Oct. 2 and run six sessions on Wednesdays from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Pre-registration for the language course is required by Friday. The fee for the course is $55.

There will also be an Irish poetry course that begins Oct. 3 and will run for six sessions on Thursdays from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. The fee for that course is also $55.

Pre-registration is required for all courses and can be completed by calling (315) 866-0300, Ext. 8251, Mondays through Fridays from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Registration can also be completed by visiting

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