AUGUSTA — Wendy Thompson of Westport Educational Consulting, will present an information session on the college admissions process from 6 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 3. The free program will be held in the program room of Lithgow’s temporary quarters at the Ballard Center, 6 E. Chestnut St.

High school students and their parents are invited to an informative, interactive and entertaining presentation to help families understand the role essays, interviews, extracurricular activities, sports and other factors play in the admissions decisions colleges make.

Thompson served on the admissions staff at Bowdoin College from 2000-12, where she evaluated thousands of applications. Her college and independent school admissions career spans 30 years. She conducts college planning workshops and has helped students navigate the college search and selection process since 2003.

For more information, call Lithgow Library at 626-2415 or visit lithgow.lib.me.us.