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ELL111: Career English- Beginner

Free
Calendar Next session starts Sep 10, 2019 at 10:30 am

English language learners who can add this class to English for Life if they want to further improve their vocabulary, grammar, pronunciation, fluency, listening, speaking, and reading skills in real world situations.  You can choose from the following topics:

Reading, writing, and communication skills for college or the workplace

Computer skills (basic computer skills, internet, email, word, excel)

Resume-writing, job search/applications

Citizenship Test prep

A's, B's, C's, and D's of Medicare

$10

with Alan Minthorn

Calendar Next session starts Oct 22, 2019 at 5:30 pm, runs for 1 week
4 additional sessions through Feb 25, 2020

This course provides a thorough overview of how to transition into senior health insurance (Medicare). Items covered: SSA forms; the “parts” of Medicare; timelines - how and when to apply; avoiding penalties and pitfalls; how to shop for plans.

An Investor's Tour of Mutual Funds

$15

with Fred Diehl

Calendar Next session starts Feb 12, 2020 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

Mutual funds may play a major role as you try to reach your long- term financial goals. An Investor’s Tour of Mutual Funds provides a detailed look at the features, benefits and risks associated with this type of investment as well as guidance to help empower you as you explore the multitude of funds available.

Beyond Beginner Ukulele

$30

with Duncan Perry

Calendar Next session starts Nov 20, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

Get ready to take your ukulele playing to another level with Duncan Perry! Using his song-based approach, you will explore left hand ornamentation techniques including hammering on and slides. The right hand will get a work out as you expand your knowledge of strumming and fingerpicking by learning such skills as triplets and muting. At a minimum, all students are expected to know basic chord formations in the Keys of C and G and be capable of smooth chord transitions. Requirements for his class are to have a serviceable soprano, concert, or tenor size ukulele and an electronic tuner. Duncan can help if you don’t have a uke yet.

Cards, Cards, and More Cards

$39

with Timothy Sheehan

Calendar Next session starts Jan 6, 2020 at 6 pm, runs for 4 weeks

If you want to learn a card games like cribbage, 3-13, 45’s, gin, Tim will facilitate the playing and learning of these and many other card games. It is always fun to learn a new game so, if you know a card game you’d like to teach others this is the place for you to share.

CCA110: Accuplacer Testing

Free

with Soni Reese

Calendar Next session starts Sep 3, 2019

The Accuplacer test is a requirement for colleges in this area. Find out if you have what it takes to be placed into a credit bearing math or English class by taking this assessment. Be sure to note on your registration - math or English. When you register, Soni will contact you to schedule your test. Rolling admission.

CCA111: WOWI® Career Assessment and Counseling

Free

with Lynn Sheehan

Calendar Next session starts Sep 3, 2019

What do you want to be when you grow up? The WOWI® (World of Work Inventory) Career Assessment is the answer to all your questions! WOWI® takes into account your skills, interests, and work style. After you take the assessment, a trained WOWI® professional will interpret the results with you. You will then meet one-on-one and find out what job(s) you are best suited for. Together we will Assess, Explore and Plan your future! When you register, Lynn will contact you to schedule your test.  Rolling admission.

PLEASE NOTE: This service is kept free for you due to the generosity of a grant through the Department of Education. All you need to do is to complete a brief survey and it’s free. If you’d rather not answer a survey for the DOE, the assessment is $75.

CCA112: Technology Testing

Free

with Soni Reese

Calendar Next session starts Sep 17, 2019 at 6:30 pm

This comprehensive assessment will let you know if you have the computer skills needed to be successful in school, work and at home. After testing, if you need to improve your skills, we can help you design a learning plan, either with a class or with personalized online lessons you can do from your own home! When you register, Lisa will contact you to schedule your test.  Rolling admission.





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