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Learn how to retire and travel free with community class at WCC

Post Date:04/13/2017 11:40 am

Bellingham, Wash. – Learn how to pursue your travel dreams and keep your retirement money in the bank with national speaker and travel expert Gina Henry.  The 6-9:30 p.m. May 1 class is offered through Whatcom Community College’s Community & Continuing Education program.

Henry comes to Bellingham only once a year, bringing a wealth of information about free world travel for those retired, nearing retirement, changing careers, students, or anyone who likes the idea of making additional income to support their travel dream. Don't miss this information-packed evening to discover more than 200 ways to make your vacations free. Learn about new career opportunities abroad, how to earn income while on vacation, retire abroad, maximize frequent flyer miles, organize trips, teach English at resorts, write articles, shoot photos, volunteer, and much more.

Registration fee is $59 and includes a 100-page textbook (retail price $39.95) with resources to travel anywhere for free. To register call 360.383.3200 or enroll online

About Whatcom: Whatcom Community College is a regionally and nationally accredited two-year college with an accomplished faculty and staff who serve 11,000 students annually. On its campus in Bellingham, Wash., and through online courses, Whatcom offers transfer and professional-technical degrees as well as basic education, job skills training, and community and continuing education classes. The College will offer a BAS degree in IT Networking, beginning fall 2017. Based on student outcomes, the Aspen Institute recognizes Whatcom as one of the top community and technical colleges in Washington and among the nation’s leading two-year colleges. The College is celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2017. For more information, visit

Contact: Mary Vermillion, Whatcom Community College PIO, 360.383.3310,

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