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Comptia A+ Certification
with YCCC staff and Todd Narramore
Ever talk to that helpful person on a chat line? Wonder what it takes to be a computer technician? Learn how to troubleshoot and problem solve core service and support challenges, basic IT infrastructure and networking, and baseline security skills for IT support professionals. Network with local employers and job shadow in IT companies. Successful completion earns CompTIA A+. FREE to TechHire qualified enrollees. Register to get in touch with Marci for more information about how to sign up and for financial aid. NOTICE: Please note these are new dates for the courses as of Aug 27.
Normal vs Not Normal Aging: Memory and Cognitive Changes
with Molly Harrigan
This interactive workshop with Molly Harrigan, Occupational Therapist and Dementia Specialistor, is for anyone who wants to understand what are normal brain function changes as we age and what aren't. Our aging population is going to more than double in the next few decades and we want to be prepared. What should we be aware of and looking for? Register to get the link for the livestream session.
Retirement by Design/Social Security
with Fred Diehl
Translate your vision for retirement into tangible goals. Whether you are 10 or 40 years from retirement, learn investment strategies to help design the retirement you want, including some flexibility to your strategy to help you handle unexpected events and keep your strategy on track. Before you retire, it is important to understand your options regarding Social Security and the impact your decisions have on your retirement.
College Financial Aid
with Joshua Bartlett
Filling out college financial aid forms is one thing, but how do you prepare for it? It is important to know the impact of income and asset types before filling out forms, otherwise thousands of dollars in potential aid may be missed. This was such a beneficial use of our time! Josh helped us understand the FAFSA and scholarship process so when we go through it next year with our son, we will know what to expect. - Past participant Register to receive the link to the livestream event.
A Forever Photobook with Canva
with Sophie Robertson
A vacation scrapbook, an ABC baby book, or Grandmas recipe book, each can be made online with Canva. The templates make it simple and the designs are stunning. Upload your personal pictures and memoriabilia images to create your forever photobook just in time for gift-giving for the holidays (but be sure to print two, one for a gift and one for you!) Register to get the link for the livestream session.
Kindness in social media dialogue: Being nice when others are naughty
with Tom Rup
Tired of all the put downs and political slams on social media? Want to kindly get your opinion out there and de-escalate others heated arguments? Tom shares communication techniques and digital citizenship tools for making online a kinder world. Be the change you want to see. Register to get the link for the livestream session.
with Alfred W. Norwood
We all age differently. There is high variability in aging and longevity. How we age mentally affects we age physically and vice versa. This course helps identify and correct mistaken aging beliefs and practices to improve longevity and quality of life. Register to get the link for the livestream session. BS Physiological Psychology, Michigan State University, MBA University of Chicago, curriculum developer and lecturer on aging for Avila Institute of Gerontology, author "Sound and Loving Care" NYS wavered program for dementia home care,
Rules of the Road: Top 10 Investing Rules
with Fred Diehl
Fred shares the top 10 principles for sound investing and how to identify and avoid common investment mistakes.