MPCC to offer retirement planning class in five communities

Thursday, October 26, 2023

Mid-Plains Community College will host a Getting Retirement Right class at five of its campuses in November.

The class is designed for those who are serious about having a more secure retirement. It will be taught by Marc Werkmeister, certified financial planner.

Whether thinking about retirement, nearing retirement or already retired, it is important to know the major threats to retirement and strategies to help minimize those threats, according Werkmeister.

He believes preparing for retirement is the single most important financial challenge people currently face. During his class, Werkmeister will explain new truths and techniques to help individuals prepare for what’s ahead.

The class will be offered at the following times and locations:

  • McCook Campus – 6-8 p.m. (CST) Nov. 2, Room 213 of McMillen Hall
  • Ogallala Campus – 6-9 p.m. (MST), Nov. 7
  • Broken Bow Campus – 6-9 p.m. (CST), Nov. 9
  • Imperial Campus – 6-9 p.m. (MST), Nov. 14
  • North Platte North Campus – 6-9 p.m. (CST) Nov. 16, Room 105 of W.W. Wood Building

The cost of each session is $39. Registration can be done online at or by calling any of the campuses directly.