FITCHBURG -- The HomeOwnership Center of North Central Massachusetts is hosting a first-time homebuyer class beginning Feb. 5 at the Twin Cities CDC office.

The first-time homebuyer program includes four classes per session: Feb. 5, Feb. 6, Feb. 12 and Feb. 13 from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at Twin Cities CDC, 470 Main St. The fee for the class is $50, which includes the course book and all program handouts. To learn more or to register, call 888-978-6261 or homesncm.org

The HomeOwnership Center of North Central Massachusetts is a collaborative of five nonprofits that provides education and resources for first-time homebuyer and existing homeowners in Ashburnham, Ashby, Athol, Ayer, Baldwinville, Clinton, Fitchburg, Gardner, Groton, Harvard, Hubbardston, Lancaster, Leominster, Lunenburg, Petersham, Phillipston, Royalston, Shirley, Sterling, Templeton, Townsend, West Townsend, Westminster and Winchendon.