Welcome to the Brewer Center
The Senator Stephen M. Brewer Center for Civic Learning and Community Engagement promotes positive social change and healthier, more vibrant communities through innovative programming and partnerships that benefit our community and Mount Wachusett Community College.
The Brewer Center’s programs engage students, faculty, and staff with the community through:
- service learning
- civic outreach
With individuals, organizations, and businesses in north-central Massachusetts as our partners, we achieve true impact and deliver tangible outcomes through programs and initiatives such as The Democracy Commitment and United Way Youth Venture.
Brewer Center Hours and Contact
We are available Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm, and Wednesdays from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm. The Brewer Center is headquartered in Room 152 at the Gardner Campus. You can reach us at 978-630-9187 or via firstname.lastname@example.org.
What’s Happening at the Brewer Center?
Dialogue – Why Vote?
Dialogue – Looking Inward – Exploring our Internalized “Isms”
Dialogue on History and Racism – Monuments, Flags and More
Greater Gardner Chamber of Commerce Virtual Mayoral Debate
Dialogue – Talking to Children about Racism
The Brewer Center and the MWCC Community are focused on finding actionable steps we can begin taking to change the cycle of racism, intolerance, and for many, the status quo. As such, we have held a number of discussions to listen and learn from each other as we move forward. The recorded discussion below is focused on how to speak to children about racism. More resources for discussion and education can be found on this page The Mount Blog: Resources for Discussion and Education on Racial Issues. We are updating this collection of resources continually.