The Fairfield Public Library has partnered with Higher Education Consortium of Connecticut to present a panel discussion on "Affordable Degree Completion & Continuing Education Opportunities for Adult Students" at 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 4, in the Rotary Room at the Main Library, 1080 Old Post Road.

Representatives from various colleges and trade schools will be on hand to discuss affordable degree options for adults, as well as shortcuts to degree completion. Presenters will be John DeBenedictis from Sacred Heart University; Mary Jane Dubner from the University of Bridgeport; Matthew Beck from Brio Academy of Cosmetology's Fairfield campus; Tatiana Rampino from St. Vincent's College; and Edyta Kotowksi from the University of New Haven and New England College of Business.

Contact Dawn La Valle at 203-256-3154 or