AUGUSTA — Wendy Thompson, of Westport Educational Consulting, will present an information session on the college admissions process from 6 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 6, in the program room of Lithgow’s temporary quarters at the Ballard Center, 6 East Chestnut St.

High school students and their parents are invited to the free informative presentation to help families understand the role essays, interviews, extracurricular activities, sports and other factors play in the admissions decisions colleges make, according to a news release from the library.

Thompson served on the admissions staff at Bowdoin College from 2000 to 2012, and conducts college planning workshops since 2003.

For more information, call Lithgow Library at 626-2415 or visit

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