• ‘Cuts for Kids’ event brings free haircuts and more to the community

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    November 20, 2018

    WISCONSIN RAPIDS – Mid-State Technical College Cosmetology students will again share their hair-cutting skills with the community with free haircuts and a lot of fun at the College’s Cuts for Kids event. The event takes places in Mid-State’s Wisconsin Rapids gymnasium and on-campus salon on Tuesday, Dec. 4, from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Attendees will enjoy free haircuts for kids and much more, including community resources for families in need, free food, Christmas cookie decorating, hands-on activities related to Mid-State programs, a game area and a chance to meet Santa.


    Cuts for Kids is part of Mid-State’s ongoing effort to give its Cosmetology students relevant hands-on experience that effectively prepares them to be industry leaders in the workforce. “Cuts for Kids events are great opportunities for our Cosmetology program students and instructors to provide a needed service to members of our surrounding community while utilizing their expertise,” said Missy Skurzewski-Servant, dean of Business & Technology.


    There is no need to register in advance for the Cuts for Kids event. Learn more at mstc.edu/cuts4kids.





    About Mid-State Technical College

    Mid-State, one of 16 colleges in the Wisconsin Technical College System, offers associate degrees, technical diplomas and certificates in a variety of high-demand fields. With campuses in Marshfield, Stevens Point, and Wisconsin Rapids and a learning center in Adams, the college district serves a resident population of approximately 171,000. Mid-State’s supportive environment, state-of-the-art technology and faculty with professional experience in the fields they teach provide Mid-State graduates with real-world skills, knowledge, experience and confidence they need for an in-demand career. More than 9 in 10 Mid-State graduates are employed within six months of graduation. Visit the college’s website at mstc.edu.