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Fall 2019 Community Education Classes

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Painting with Brenda Lawrence

Instructor: Brenda Lawrence

Have you always wanted to paint, but didn’t feel like you were capable?  This class is for you! Brenda Lawrence is certified by Bob Ross, a Partner in Painting with Wilson Bickford and has also studied with Gary Jenkins. Join us for a fun filled class where no previous experience is needed and you’ll walk away with a beautiful painting.  All supplies will be provided.

*Note- students will want to wear clothing suitable for painting and may bring a sack lunch.

Sat, Nov. 16, 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m., $70

Register for Painting with Brenda Lawrence


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Basics of Essential Oils

Instructor: Holly Gilles

You have heard about Essential Oils, but do you know what they are used for? Essential oils can enhance so many areas of your daily life. They are often used for immune support, relaxation and sleep, stress relief, emotional balance, skin care, respiratory health, green cleaning, and even muscle tension and pain. In this adventurous class, you will learn about essential oils and their many benefits.

Sat, Dec. 7, 10:00-11:30 a.m., $5

Register for Basics of Essential Oils


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Check back for the spring 2020 schedule.

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Medicare & You

Instructor: Mindy Baron

Medicare is a complex and evolving program.  In this class, participants will learn about the four parts of Medicare.  Subsidy programs that help with Medicare-related costs, Medicare Advantage vs. Medicare supplement, as well as open enrollment/disenrollment periods with Medicare will be explained.  If you or someone you love is interested in learning more about Medicare, you won’t want to miss this informative class.

Mon, Nov. 18, 4:00-6:00 p.m., $5

Register for Medicare and You


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Intro to Access

Instructor: Carol Gilley

Learn the basics of Access, and how it can be used as an additional tool for Excel.  This course will cover the fundamentals of data management; how databases work, and how to get answers from the data.  You will learn how to manipulate data tables, write basic queries (asking questions of the data), edit existing forms and reports, and printing.

M, T, & Th, Nov. 18, 19, & 21, 5:30-7:30 p.m., $99

Register for Intro to Access


Learn to Use Your Computer II

Instructor: Carol Gilley

Building upon the basic knowledge of our Learn to Use Your Computer class, this class will focus on the fundamentals of word processing using Word 2016, including practice making flyers and letters.  You will also be introduced to basic file browsing and file management, web browsing, web basics and email attachments.

Sat, Nov. 16 & 23, 9:00-11:30 a.m., $45

Register for Learn to Use Your Computer II

Contact UsSarah Bing
Director of Title III, Community and Concurrent Education
B205 on the 2nd floor of the JPH Building on the South Campus
(870) 391-3100