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CPR

Healthcare Provider Cpr

HCP Standing - Provide participants with a basic understanding for adult, child and infant cardiopulmonary resuscitation; automated external defibrillation; use of the BVM; and adult, child and infant foreign body airway obstruction removal maneuvers according to current American Heart Association guidelines. Classes held in Northwest 110, no refunds.


CE-HLTH155-41916

Meets:
Wednesday, 6/15/16 - 6/15/16
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: NW 110
Instructor: David Budde
Cost: $45.00

Healthcare Provider Cpr

HCP Standing - Provide participants with a basic understanding for adult, child and infant cardiopulmonary resuscitation; automated external defibrillation; use of the BVM; and adult, child and infant foreign body airway obstruction removal maneuvers according to current American Heart Association guidelines. Classes held in Northwest 110, no refunds.


CE-HLTH155-41917

Meets:
Wednesday, 7/20/16 - 7/20/16
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: NW 110
Instructor: David Budde
Cost: $45.00

Healthcare Provider Cpr

HCP Standing - Provide participants with a basic understanding for adult, child and infant cardiopulmonary resuscitation; automated external defibrillation; use of the BVM; and adult, child and infant foreign body airway obstruction removal maneuvers according to current American Heart Association guidelines. Classes held in Northwest 110, no refunds.


CE-HLTH155-41918

Meets:
Wednesday, 8/17/16 - 8/17/16
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: NW 110
Instructor: David Budde
Cost: $45.00

Healthcare Provider Cpr

HCP Standing - Provide participants with a basic understanding for adult, child and infant cardiopulmonary resuscitation; automated external defibrillation; use of the BVM; and adult, child and infant foreign body airway obstruction removal maneuvers according to current American Heart Association guidelines. Classes held in Northwest 110, no refunds.


CE-HLTH155-41919

Meets:
Wednesday, 9/21/16 - 9/21/16
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: NW 110
Instructor: David Budde
Cost: $45.00

Computer Skills

Excel Level I

Modifying an Existing Worksheet Building a New Worksheet Using Worksheet Shortcuts Enhancing Worksheet Appearance Enhancing Printed Output Using Excel Functions LESSON 1: EXPLORING EXCEL 2010 LESSON 2: EDITING AND PRINTING WORKSHEETS LESSON 3: WORKING WITH FORMULAS AND FUNCTIONS LESSON 4: FORMATTING THE CONTENTS OF CELLS LESSON 5: CHANGING THE APPEARANCE OF WORKSHEETS LESSON 6: CHARTING WORKSHEET DATA


CE-CBIPW05-42179

Meets:
Tuesday, 9/6/16 - 9/6/16
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: Workforce Development 101
Instructor: Jill Bushue & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $50.00

Excel Level I

Modifying an Existing Worksheet Building a New Worksheet Using Worksheet Shortcuts Enhancing Worksheet Appearance Enhancing Printed Output Using Excel Functions LESSON 1: EXPLORING EXCEL 2010 LESSON 2: EDITING AND PRINTING WORKSHEETS LESSON 3: WORKING WITH FORMULAS AND FUNCTIONS LESSON 4: FORMATTING THE CONTENTS OF CELLS LESSON 5: CHANGING THE APPEARANCE OF WORKSHEETS LESSON 6: CHARTING WORKSHEET DATA


CE-CBIPW05-42180

Meets:
Tuesday, 10/18/16 - 10/18/16
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: Workforce Development 101
Instructor: Jill Bushue & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $50.00

Excel Level II

Intermediate Editing and Formatting techniques Using Absolute Cell References Using Financial Functions Using Logical Functions Using Date/Time Functions Creating a Chart Linking Worksheets within a Workbook Controlling the Worksheet Display Using Excel Internet Features LESSON 1: WORKING WITH LARGE WORKSHEETS LESSON 2: MANAGING MULTIPLE-SHEET WORKBOOKS LESSON 3: APPLYING ADVANCED FUNCTIONS AND USING AUDITING FEATURES LESSON 4: ADDING GRAPHICS TO WORKSHEETS LESSON 5: USING TEMPLATES AND PROTECTING WORKBOOKS


CE-CBIPW06-42181

Meets:
Tuesday, 9/13/16 - 9/13/16
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: Workforce Development 101
Instructor: Jill Bushue & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $50.00

Excel Level II

Intermediate Editing and Formatting techniques Using Absolute Cell References Using Financial Functions Using Logical Functions Using Date/Time Functions Creating a Chart Linking Worksheets within a Workbook Controlling the Worksheet Display Using Excel Internet Features LESSON 1: WORKING WITH LARGE WORKSHEETS LESSON 2: MANAGING MULTIPLE-SHEET WORKBOOKS LESSON 3: APPLYING ADVANCED FUNCTIONS AND USING AUDITING FEATURES LESSON 4: ADDING GRAPHICS TO WORKSHEETS LESSON 5: USING TEMPLATES AND PROTECTING WORKBOOKS


CE-CBIPW06-42182

Meets:
Tuesday, 10/25/16 - 10/25/16
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: Workforce Development 101
Instructor: Jill Bushue & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $50.00

Excel Level III

Advanced Data Entry and Formatting Techniques Naming Ranges Using Lookup Functions Working with a Template Auditing a Worksheet Linking Multiple Workbooks Working with a Database Creating a PivotTable Report Using the Solver Outlining a Worksheet Importing and Exporting Data Using Excel Workgroup Features LESSON 1: CREATING PIVOTTABLES AND MACROS LESSON 2: USING FINANCIAL FUNCTIONS AND DATA ANALYSIS LESSON 3: USING ADVANCED FORMATTING AND ANALYSIS TOOLS LESSON 4: COLLABORATING IN EXCEL LESSON 5: INTEGRATING EXCEL WITH OTHER PROGRAMS


CE-CBIPW07-42183

Meets:
Tuesday, 9/20/16 - 9/20/16
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: Workforce Development 101
Instructor: Jill Bushue & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $50.00

Excel Level III

Advanced Data Entry and Formatting Techniques Naming Ranges Using Lookup Functions Working with a Template Auditing a Worksheet Linking Multiple Workbooks Working with a Database Creating a PivotTable Report Using the Solver Outlining a Worksheet Importing and Exporting Data Using Excel Workgroup Features LESSON 1: CREATING PIVOTTABLES AND MACROS LESSON 2: USING FINANCIAL FUNCTIONS AND DATA ANALYSIS LESSON 3: USING ADVANCED FORMATTING AND ANALYSIS TOOLS LESSON 4: COLLABORATING IN EXCEL LESSON 5: INTEGRATING EXCEL WITH OTHER PROGRAMS


CE-CBIPW07-42184

Meets:
Tuesday, 11/1/16 - 11/1/16
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: Workforce Development 101
Instructor: Jill Bushue & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $50.00

Creative Arts

Afghan in 2 Sessions

Crochet a flower patterned afghan in strips the first week. Join strips with contrasting yarn the second week. Crocheting experience helpful, but not required as you learn step-by-step. Bring 4 skeins of yarn for strips, 1 skein yarn for joining, "J" crochet hook, scissors and stick pins an 1 1/2" long with large heads.


CE-ARTS225-42252

Meets:
Monday, 11/14/16 - 11/21/16
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: Charleston LSC
Instructor: Shirley Splittstoesser
Cost: $25.00

Beaded Earrings & Bracelet

Make two sets of stretch bracelets and two sets of matching earrings. These make great Christmas gifts. An assortment of beads, faux clasps and materials will be provided for the bracelets. Beads and materials will also be provided for the earrings along with findings for both clip-on and pierced earrings. Beading tools will also be available, but please bring your own if you have them.


CE-ARTS180-42247

Meets:
Wednesday, 9/21/16 - 9/21/16
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Charleston LSC
Instructor: Shirley Splittstoesser
Cost: $25.00

Crochet a Necklace & Bracelet

Make a lovely crocheted necklace and bracelet. Yarn is lightweight and the sliding bead clasp adjusts from a choker to about 18". Several colors of yarn and bracelet materials will be provided. Bring a "J" crochet hook and scissors.


CE-ARTS169-42250

Meets:
Tuesday, 10/4/16 - 10/4/16
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: Charleston LSC
Instructor: Shirley Splittstoesser
Cost: $25.00

Oil Painting for Fun

This course encourages students to learn or practice creating a painting on canvas using oil paints. Students will be given many ideas and methods for completing a painting. No previous experience is needed and all levels are welcome. **Easels will be available. Students will need to bring their own canvas, paints and brushes.**


CNC-014-35867

Meets:
Monday, Wednesday, 9/7/16 - 10/24/16
1:15 PM - 2:45 PM
Location: Kluthe Center 219
Instructor: Vera Keplar & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $85.00

Tunisian Crochet

Tunisian crochet is worked on a hook which is 9" to 14" long. Each row is made up of two actions: in the forward action you pick up loops and the return action works loops off the hook. This class is for beginners. Please bring an "H" hook, which is an afghan crochet hook, or a double end crochet hook, scissors and a skein of 100% cotton yarn.


CE-ARTS235-42249

Meets:
Tuesday, 10/4/16 - 10/4/16
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Charleston LSC
Instructor: Shirley Splittstoesser
Cost: $25.00

Wire-Wrapped Pendants

Basic wire wrapping for beginners! You'll learn the art form of wire-wrapping and take home two wire-wrapped pendants of your creation. All materials including a selection of pendants provided but if you have a suitable stone you'd like to wire-wrap, bring it! (If you have a needle nose pliers, please bring them, but loaners will be available if you don't have them.)


CE-ARTS184-42248

Meets:
Wednesday, 9/21/16 - 9/21/16
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: Charleston LSC
Instructor: Shirley Splittstoesser
Cost: $25.00

Dental

The Silver Tsunami

Patti DiGangi, RDH, BS will be discussing the phenomenon called The Silver Tsunami, and how dental professionals can prepare themselves to meet the needs of our Baby Boomers. The cost is $44 which includes the seminar, a light supper, and a copy of Patti's book, "DentalCodeology, More than Pocket Change". Dental Hygienists will receive 3 CE's. Drop date for a refund is five business days prior to the seminar. Register by June 1st. For more information, contact Vivian Bales at 217-234-5087 or email vbales@lakeland.cc.il.us


CE-DNTL03-42109

Meets:
Monday, 6/6/16 - 6/6/16
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Location: WEBB HALL 081
Instructor: Vivian Bales
Cost: $44.00

Engaging Generations

St-Taekwon-Do

Increase your self-control, gain self-confidence, develop respect for yourself and others, improve flexibility, increase muscle strength and improve conditioning. Ages: 18+


CNC-017-32877

Meets:
Monday, Thursday, 6/6/16 - 7/28/16
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Location: Mattoon TAE
Instructor: Kevin Roberts & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $135.00

St-Taekwon-Do Next Level

Increase your self-control, gain self-confidence, develop respect for yourself and others, improve flexibility, increase muscle strength and improve conditioning. Students must have at least 6 MONTHS prior training and have a Green Belt or above. Ages: 18+


CNC-020-32878

Meets:
Tuesday, 6/7/16 - 7/26/16
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Location: Mattoon TAE
Instructor: Kevin Roberts & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $135.00

Taekwon-Do - Mattoon

Increase your self-control, gain self-confidence, develop respect for yourself and others, improve flexibility, increase muscle strength, and improve conditioning. This section for students ages 17 and under.


CE-SPRT106-41092

Meets:
Monday, Thursday, 6/6/16 - 7/28/16
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Location: Mattoon TAE
Instructor: Kevin Roberts
Cost: $135.00

Taekwon-Do Next Level

Taekwon-do Next Level w/ Master Kevin Roberts. - Increase your self-control, gain self-confidence, develop respect for yourself and others, improve flexibility, increase muscle strength, and improve conditioning. Students MUST have at least 6 months prior training and have a Green Belt or above. This section for students 18 and over.


CNC-020-16212

Meets:
Tuesday, 8/23/16 - 12/6/16
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Location: Mattoon TAE
Instructor: Kevin Roberts & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $135.00

Taekwon-Do W/ Master Roberts

Increase your self-control, gain self-confidence, develop respect for yourself and others, improve flexibility, increase muscle strength, and improve conditioning. This section for students ages 17 and under.


CE-SPRT106-42258

Meets:
Monday, Thursday, 8/22/16 - 12/8/16
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Location: Mattoon TAE
Instructor: Kevin Roberts
Cost: $135.00

Taekwon-Do W/ Master Roberts

Increase your self-control, gain self-confidence, develop respect for yourself and others, improve flexibility, increase muscle strength, and improve conditioning. This section for ages 18 and up.


CNC-017-16066

Meets:
Monday, Thursday, 8/22/16 - 12/8/16
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Location: Mattoon TAE
Instructor: Kevin Roberts & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $135.00

Finances & Money

St-Where Does All My Money Go?

Ever get frustrated that you never seem to get ahead? Are you and your family constantly arguing about money? Do you ever wonder where your money went last month? Do you have trouble saving money? Do you wish you had financial security? Want to work on paying down your debt but don't know where to find the money? This course will teach you the very basics of how to get control of your finances rather than letting them control you. It is the help you need before learning about investing, debt elimination, retirement or college planning. There aren't many places that you can go to learn these principles, so take advantage of this opportunity to learn online.


CNC-016-41504

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, 6/15/16 - 8/5/16
-
Location: Internet NET
Instructor: Staff & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $104.99

Health & Wellness

Boxing

Experience: Open "Beginner to Advanced" Focus: Boxing Technique, Fitness, Self-defense & Timing


CNC-017-42292

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, 6/6/16 - 8/1/16
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Mattoon FCF
Instructor: Staff & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $100.00

Boxing

Experience: Open "Beginner to Advanced" Focus: Boxing Technique, Fitness, Self-defense & Timing


CNC-017-42293

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, 8/22/16 - 12/9/16
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Mattoon FCF
Instructor: Staff & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $100.00

Cardio-Strength Kickboxing

Experience: Open "Beginner to Advanced" Focus: The full fitness model: Agility, balanced, control, cardio, flexibility stability, & self-defense & Strength.


CNC-017-42294

Meets:
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 6/6/16 - 8/1/16
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Location: Mattoon FCF
Instructor: Staff & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $100.00

Cardio-Strength Kickboxing

Experience: Open "Beginner to Advanced" Focus: The full fitness model: Agility, balanced, control, cardio, flexibility stability, & self-defense & Strength.


CNC-017-42295

Meets:
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 8/22/16 - 12/9/16
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Location: Mattoon FCF
Instructor: Staff & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $100.00

Cna Train the Trainer

This course is being conducted in compliance with Illinois Department of Public Health regulations. The Train the Trainer and Alzheimer's portions of this course are all ONLINE. This portion of the course will consist of 5 weeks of online instruction. Students will spend time completing readings, discussion postings and assignments. The Approved Evaluator Workshop Skills portion is in a face-to-face format which will take place on Wednesday, July 13 from 8am-5pm. ***IMPORTANT: Participants must meet the qualifications outlined in the June 2013 Illinois Administrative Code Section 395.160 Instructor Requirements. To see the requirements, click on the following link: http://www.ilga.gov/commission/jcar/admincode/077/07700395section s.html


CNC-020-42171

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, 6/20/16 - 7/29/16
-
Location: Internet NET
Instructor: Staff & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $599.00

Full Contact Fitness Training

Experience: Open "Beginner to Advanced" Focus: The full fitness model: Agility, balanced, Control, Cardio, Flexibility, Stability, Strength, Self-defense/technique. (Optional timing and sparing at 7:30)


CNC-017-42296

Meets:
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 6/6/16 - 8/1/16
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Mattoon FCF
Instructor: Staff & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $100.00

Full Contact Fitness Training

Experience: Open "Beginner to Advanced" Focus: The full fitness model: Agility, balanced, Control, Cardio, Flexibility, Stability, Strength, Self-defense/technique. (Optional timing and sparing at 7:30)


CNC-017-42297

Meets:
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 8/22/16 - 12/9/16
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Mattoon FCF
Instructor: Staff & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $100.00

Health Careers Discovery Camp

Interested in a career in health care but unsure as to exactly which one? We're here to help! Navigating which career might be the right fit for you can be overwhelming. With Lake Land College's two day interactive camp, you will learn about various health careers by attending fun interactive sessions. Health careers discussed include dental hygiene, paramedic services, fire science, massage therapy, nursing, phlebotomy, physical therapy, and many more! You are the next generation of health care professionals. Find your calling at Lake Land College Health Careers Discovery Camp! **Thanks to a gracious grant from AHEC the cost of this class has been reduced from $50 to $25.**


CE-HLTH159-41568

Meets:
Tuesday, Wednesday, 6/14/16 - 6/15/16
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location: NEAL HALL 103
Instructor: Staff
Cost: $25.00

St-Certificate in Gerentology

The Certificate in Gerontology represents a specialization in the field of gerontology. It is designed to enhance the knowledge and skills of individuals who work with older adults by providing an educational experience that is multidisciplinary in nature. With the population aging at a rapid rate, the number of individuals over 65 will more than double by 2020. The demand for knowledgeable providers to meet the needs of this population is dramatically increasing, new jobs are being developed, and new services created. Health professionals who work with the older population will need continuing professional education to gain a broad understanding of the field of gerontology and to stay current with emerging trends.


CNC-020-42153

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, 6/15/16 - 8/5/16
-
Location: Internet NET
Instructor: Staff & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $205.00

Kids College

Artsy Chic Studio's Art Camp

Looking for an exciting summer program that promotes exploration and creativity? Try Artsy Chic Studio's Summer Art Camp for kids ages 5-9. We will experiment with different forms of art where campers will draw, paint, create, and also try their hand at some outdoor painting fun! Aprons will be provided, but make sure to dress in clothes that can get messy. We will have an art show in the classroom the last day of camp showcasing all their work from the week. All projects can be taken home on the last day of camp!


CE-ARTS232-41095

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 6/6/16 - 6/9/16
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: NEAL HALL 109
Instructor: Staff
Cost: $125.00

Artsy Chic Studio's Art Camp

Looking for an exciting summer program that promotes exploration and creativity? Try Artsy Chic Studio's Summer Art Camp for kids ages 5-9. We will experiment with different forms of art where campers will draw, paint, create, and also try their hand at some outdoor painting fun! Aprons will be provided, but make sure to dress in clothes that can get messy. We will have an art show in the classroom the last day of camp showcasing all their work from the week. All projects can be taken home on the last day of camp!


CE-ARTS232-41096

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 6/6/16 - 6/9/16
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: NEAL HALL 109
Instructor: Staff
Cost: $125.00

Artsy Chic Studio's Art Camp

Looking for an exciting summer program that promotes exploration and creativity? Try Artsy Chic Studio's Summer Art Camp for ages 10-16. We will experiment with different forms of art where campers will learn or improve their drawing skills, create their own painting masterpiece on canvas, and make their own jewelry. Aprons will be provided, but make sure to dress in clothes that can get messy. . We will have an art show in the classroom the last day of camp showcasing all their work from the week. All projects can be taken home on the last day of camp!


CE-ARTS233-41097

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 6/13/16 - 6/16/16
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: NEAL HALL 109
Instructor: Staff
Cost: $125.00

Artsy Chic Studio's Art Camp

Looking for an exciting summer program that promotes exploration and creativity? Try Artsy Chic Studio's Summer Art Camp for ages 10-16. We will experiment with different forms of art where campers will learn or improve their drawing skills, create their own painting masterpiece on canvas, and make their own jewelry. Aprons will be provided, but make sure to dress in clothes that can get messy. . We will have an art show in the classroom the last day of camp showcasing all their work from the week. All projects can be taken home on the last day of camp!


CE-ARTS233-41098

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 6/13/16 - 6/16/16
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: NEAL HALL 109
Instructor: Staff
Cost: $125.00

Artsy Chic Studio's Paint Camp

Paint this summer with Artsy Chic Studio! Open to all levels to build painting skills in a relaxed and imaginative environment. Curriculum includes the basics of value, perspective, and color mixing. Projects may include acrylics or watercolors. Bring in own photos for inspiration. Aprons will be provided. Ages 8-17


CE-ARTS234-41099

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 6/20/16 - 6/23/16
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: NEAL HALL 109
Instructor: Staff
Cost: $135.00

Artsy Chic Studio's Paint Camp

Paint this summer with Artsy Chic Studio! Open to all levels to build painting skills in a relaxed and imaginative environment. Curriculum includes the basics of value, perspective, and color mixing. Projects may include acrylics or watercolors. Bring in own photos for inspiration. Aprons will be provided. Ages 8-17


CE-ARTS234-41100

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 6/20/16 - 6/23/16
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: NEAL HALL 109
Instructor: Staff
Cost: $135.00

Bff Girls Only

This class has a focus on things girls like to do with girlfriends. We will have a tea party, study Japanese floral design, paint with watercolors, do recycle sculptures and design cute chick art. We will decorate cupcakes and make tasty snacks as we play chef. Ages 4 & up.


CE-LERN184-41088

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 7/18/16 - 7/21/16
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: WEBB HALL 081
Instructor: Diane Anderson
Cost: $73.00

Bully Proof

This course teaches children to use verbal assertiveness and several non-violent self-defense techniques to stay safe if physically assaulted. As opposed to punching and kicking, we use leverage based control holds to neutralize threats and assertiveness training to build confidence to overcome bullies without violence. Ages 5-12. **Course fee includes uniform**


CE-SPRT144-41567

Meets:
Sunday, 6/5/16 - 7/31/16
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Location: Mattoon AJJ
Instructor: Andrew Gaines
Cost: $90.00

Lego Games

Combine your two favorite activities: LEGOs and Video Games! Students will create their own LEGO characters and adventures in an interactive 2D Video Game. Everyone is welcome in this one of a kind class. At the end of the program, every student will have a finished LEGO Video Game that can be shared with friends and family through a password protected Black Rocket website. Games are only compatible on PC computers; Mac versions can be created after the program for a $15.00 conversion fee. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Ages 8-11


CE-COMP154-41080

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 6/20/16 - 6/23/16
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: WEBB HALL 112
Instructor: Quentin Hanson
Cost: $99.00

Lego Games

Combine your two favorite activities: LEGOs and Video Games! Students will create their own LEGO characters and adventures in an interactive 2D Video Game. Everyone is welcome in this one of a kind class. At the end of the program, every student will have a finished LEGO Video Game that can be shared with friends and family through a password protected Black Rocket website. Games are only compatible on PC computers; Mac versions can be created after the program for a $15.00 conversion fee. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Ages 11-14


CE-COMP154-41081

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 6/20/16 - 6/23/16
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: WEBB HALL 112
Instructor: Quentin Hanson
Cost: $99.00

Little House on the Prairie

Be transported back in time and experience life like Laura Ingalls Wilder. Make a nine-patch quilt block, churn butter, create a button necklace, and bake yeast bread or pretzels. Ages 7-11.


CE-LERN107-42087

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 6/6/16 - 6/9/16
9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Location: Kluthe Center 201
Instructor: Cheryl Stolz
Cost: $50.00

Little Tigers

In Little Tigers Taekwon-do you will increase your self-control, gain self-confidence, develop respect for yourself and others, improve flexibility, increase muscle strength, and conditioning. Ages 4-6.


CE-SPRT143-41091

Meets:
Monday, Thursday, 6/6/16 - 7/28/16
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Location: Mattoon TAE
Instructor: Kevin Roberts
Cost: $135.00

Little Tigers W/Master Roberts

In Little Tigers Taekwon-do you will increase your self-control, gain self-confidence, develop respect for yourself and others, improve flexibility, increase muscle strength, and conditioning. Ages 4-6.


CE-SPRT143-42260

Meets:
Monday, Thursday, 8/22/16 - 12/8/16
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Location: Mattoon TAE
Instructor: Kevin Roberts
Cost: $135.00

Make Your First 3D Video Game

This class allows you to develop a game concept that goes well beyond the limitations of the traditional 2D game design classes. Students will learn the physics behind 3D games, explore beginner event scripting, level design, controlling flow of gameplay, and story telling. Student created games will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Ages 8-11


CE-COMP153-41078

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 6/13/16 - 6/16/16
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: WEBB HALL 112
Instructor: Quentin Hanson
Cost: $99.00

Make Your First 3D Video Game

This class allows you to develop a game concept that goes well beyond the limitations of the traditional 2D game design classes. Students will learn the physics behind 3D games, explore beginner event scripting, level design, controlling flow of gameplay, and story telling. Student created games will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Ages 11-14


CE-COMP153-41079

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 6/13/16 - 6/16/16
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: WEBB HALL 112
Instructor: Quentin Hanson
Cost: $99.00

Making Limitless Youth

Making Limitless Youth is a program designed specifically for youth grades 5-8 and 9-12. It educates kids about themselves, their similarities to others, and how to respect differences in their peers. The kids today are the leaders of tomorrow; their futures are limitless. Various aspects of psychology and sociology have been scaled down to an age appropriate level for kids to have fun while learning. In a recent online survey, "intolerance" and "peer pressure" were listed as two major problems in our society. Let's educate our children on how to be true to themselves, while being accepting of others. Activities include interactive methods of teaching about emotion, group pressure, personality, our senses and perceptions, culture, memory, and being open-minded. Grades 5-8


CE-LERN185-41089

Meets:
Wednesday, 6/15/16 - 6/15/16
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: NEAL HALL 113
Instructor: Staff
Cost: $40.00

Making Limitless Youth

Making Limitless Youth is a program designed specifically for youth grades 5-8 and 9-12. It educates kids about themselves, their similarities to others, and how to respect differences in their peers. The kids today are the leaders of tomorrow; their futures are limitless. Various aspects of psychology and sociology have been scaled down to an age appropriate level for kids to have fun while learning. In a recent online survey, "intolerance" and "peer pressure" were listed as two major problems in our society. Let's educate our children on how to be true to themselves, while being accepting of others. Activities include interactive methods of teaching about emotion, group pressure, personality, our senses and perceptions, culture, memory, and being open-minded. Grades 9-12


CE-LERN185-41090

Meets:
Wednesday, 6/29/16 - 6/29/16
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: NEAL HALL 113
Instructor: Staff
Cost: $40.00

Minecraft Animators

Bring your favorite Minecraft characters to life in an animated short film! Learn how studios like Pixar and Disney make movies like Inside Out and Frozen through using techniques like keyframing, tweening, texturing, and animating rigged 3D models! Student projects will be available on a Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. You do not need to own a Minecraft account to use the software in this class. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Ages 8-11


CE-COMP155-41085

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 7/11/16 - 7/14/16
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: WEBB HALL 112
Instructor: Quentin Hanson
Cost: $99.00

Minecraft Animators

Bring your favorite Minecraft characters to life in an animated short film! Learn how studios like Pixar and Disney make movies like Inside Out and Frozen through using techniques like keyframing, tweening, texturing, and animating rigged 3D models! Student projects will be available on a Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. You do not need to own a Minecraft account to use the software in this class. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Ages 11-14


CE-COMP155-41086

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 7/11/16 - 7/14/16
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: WEBB HALL 112
Instructor: Quentin Hanson
Cost: $99.00

Minecraft Designers

If you love the game Minecraft, but always wanted to design your own characters and buildings for your games, this class is for you! Learn the basics of creating 3D models using a new software to design your very own objects, create skins for characters, and import them into your favorite Minecraft games. To access their project at home students, must own a PC/MAC version of Minecraft. Tablet, phone, and game console version of Minecraft are not compatible. Parent email address is required to use 3D modeling software. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Ages 8-11


CE-COMP148-41076

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 6/6/16 - 6/9/16
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: WEBB HALL 112
Instructor: Quentin Hanson
Cost: $99.00

Minecraft Designers

If you love the game Minecraft, but always wanted to design your own characters and buildings for your games, this class is for you! Learn the basics of creating 3D models using a new software to design your very own objects, create skins for characters, and import them into your favorite Minecraft games. To access their project at home students, must own a PC/MAC version of Minecraft. Tablet, phone, and game console version of Minecraft are not compatible. Parent email address is required to use 3D modeling software. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Ages 11-14


CE-COMP148-41077

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 6/6/16 - 6/9/16
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: WEBB HALL 112
Instructor: Quentin Hanson
Cost: $99.00

Summer Art & Science Camp

You will expand your imagination with multi-media art projects like wood sculptures, Japanese art forms and painting. Bird study and projects will be fun as you share with your friends. Yarn and bead projects will address your creative side. Daily snack will be created by you! Ages 4 & up.


CE-LERN183-41087

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 7/25/16 - 7/28/16
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: WEBB HALL 081
Instructor: Diane Anderson
Cost: $73.00

Video Game Animation

Take your game design to the next level by creating and animating your own character sprites, objects, and backgrounds. Start with a name, develop the character's personality, signature moves, special powers, and a story line. Finish with a fully animated character to be used in future games. Students do not need any prior experience in game design, animation, or sketching. Student-created animations will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Games are only compatible on PC computers; Mac versions can be created after the program for $15.00 conversion fee. Students will work in teams for most of the program. Ages 8-11


CE-COMP150-41083

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 6/27/16 - 6/30/16
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: WEBB HALL 112
Instructor: Quentin Hanson
Cost: $99.00

Video Game Animation

Take your game design to the next level by creating and animating your own character sprites, objects, and backgrounds. Start with a name, develop the character's personality, signature moves, special powers, and a story line. Finish with a fully animated character to be used in future games. Students do not need any prior experience in game design, animation, or sketching. Student-created animations will be available on a password protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Games are only compatible on PC computers; Mac versions can be created after the program for $15.00 conversion fee. Students will work in teams for most of the program. Ages 11-14


CE-COMP150-41084

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 6/27/16 - 6/30/16
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: WEBB HALL 112
Instructor: Quentin Hanson
Cost: $99.00

Personal Enrichment

Advanced Gravestone Repair

Advanced Gravestone Repair - Acquire skills for gravestone break and crack repair. Learn how to choose proper mortars and adhesives, learn how to probe and locate buried markers and experience simple techniques to lift and reset large monuments. John Heider, professional conservator, will share his knowledge and demonstrate methods that preserve historical monuments. Entire session is hands-on outdoors. Enrollment is limited, please bring a sack lunch and dress for activity. PREREQUISITE: BASIC CEMETERY GRAVESTONE CARE CLASS OR PREVIOUS EXPERIENCE.


CNC-028-42086

Meets:
Tuesday, 6/14/16 - 6/14/16
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Location: WEBB HALL 105
Instructor: Staff & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $50.00

American History

Do you know the history of this country - what it's documents say, the philosophy of it's leaders, or meanings of it's symbols? This online course will help you discover or rediscover America in the comfort of your own home.


CNC-018-42262

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, 9/19/16 - 10/19/16
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Location: Internet NET
Instructor: Barbara George & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $50.00

Basic Cemetery Gravestone Care

Basic Cemetery Restoration - Learn how to preserve a cemetery, do research, provide maintenance, clean, straighten, level and reset gravestones. Learn about useful tools, safety and laws. John Heider, professional conservator will explain and demonstrate cemetery and stone preservation. Morning session will be in the classroom and afternoon will be a hands-on activity. Enrollment is limited, please bring a sack lunch and dress for activity.


CNC-028-42085

Meets:
Tuesday, 6/7/16 - 6/7/16
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Location: WEBB HALL 105
Instructor: Staff & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $50.00

Benchworx

BenchWorx is a mobile education program designed to introduce the art of woodworking to school age children. The classes are conducted in a custom designed trailer fitted with 16 woodworking stations, which have been designed to adjust in height to accommodate children of all sizes. Children will accumulate a working knowledge of techniques like sanding, sawing, shaping, drilling, setting screws, using clamps, hammering and incising. They will learn about different types of wood and design projects using wood, basic hand tools and their imagination. Creative problem solving is instrumental and will be utilized throughout the process of designing and building their wood projects. No experience is necessary and all tools and materials required to make the projects are provided. This section for ages 8-11 years old.


CE-ENRC205-41569

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 6/6/16 - 6/9/16
9:00 AM - 10:15 AM
Location: WEST BLDG 123
Instructor: Staff
Cost: $75.00

Benchworx

BenchWorx is a mobile education program designed to introduce the art of woodworking to school age children. The classes are conducted in a custom designed trailer fitted with 16 woodworking stations, which have been designed to adjust in height to accommodate children of all sizes. Children will accumulate a working knowledge of techniques like sanding, sawing, shaping, drilling, setting screws, using clamps, hammering and incising. They will learn about different types of wood and design projects using wood, basic hand tools and their imagination. Creative problem solving is instrumental and will be utilized throughout the process of designing and building their wood projects. No experience is necessary and all tools and materials required to make the projects are provided. This section for ages 5-7 years old.


CE-ENRC205-41570

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 6/6/16 - 6/9/16
11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Location: WEST BLDG 123
Instructor: Staff
Cost: $75.00

Benchworx

BenchWorx is a mobile education program designed to introduce the art of woodworking to school age children. The classes are conducted in a custom designed trailer fitted with 16 woodworking stations, which have been designed to adjust in height to accommodate children of all sizes. Children will accumulate a working knowledge of techniques like sanding, sawing, shaping, drilling, setting screws, using clamps, hammering and incising. They will learn about different types of wood and design projects using wood, basic hand tools and their imagination. Creative problem solving is instrumental and will be utilized throughout the process of designing and building their wood projects. No experience is necessary and all tools and materials required to make the projects are provided. This section for ages 8-11 years old.


CE-ENRC205-41571

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 6/6/16 - 6/9/16
2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Location: WEST BLDG 123
Instructor: Staff
Cost: $75.00

Benchworx

BenchWorx is a mobile education program designed to introduce the art of woodworking to school age children. The classes are conducted in a custom designed trailer fitted with 16 woodworking stations, which have been designed to adjust in height to accommodate children of all sizes. Children will accumulate a working knowledge of techniques like sanding, sawing, shaping, drilling, setting screws, using clamps, hammering and incising. They will learn about different types of wood and design projects using wood, basic hand tools and their imagination. Creative problem solving is instrumental and will be utilized throughout the process of designing and building their wood projects. No experience is necessary and all tools and materials required to make the projects are provided. This section for ages 8-11 years old.


CE-ENRC205-41572

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 6/6/16 - 6/9/16
4:00 PM - 5:15 PM
Location: WEST BLDG 123
Instructor: Staff
Cost: $75.00

Benchworx

BenchWorx is a mobile education program designed to introduce the art of woodworking to school age children. The classes are conducted in a custom designed trailer fitted with 16 woodworking stations, which have been designed to adjust in height to accommodate children of all sizes. Children will accumulate a working knowledge of techniques like sanding, sawing, shaping, drilling, setting screws, using clamps, hammering and incising. They will learn about different types of wood and design projects using wood, basic hand tools and their imagination. Creative problem solving is instrumental and will be utilized throughout the process of designing and building their wood projects. No experience is necessary and all tools and materials required to make the projects are provided. This session for ages 8-11.


CE-ENRC205-42088

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 8/1/16 - 8/4/16
9:00 AM - 10:15 AM
Location: WEST BLDG 123
Instructor: Staff
Cost: $75.00

Benchworx

BenchWorx is a mobile education program designed to introduce the art of woodworking to school age children. The classes are conducted in a custom designed trailer fitted with 16 woodworking stations, which have been designed to adjust in height to accommodate children of all sizes. Children will accumulate a working knowledge of techniques like sanding, sawing, shaping, drilling, setting screws, using clamps, hammering and incising. They will learn about different types of wood and design projects using wood, basic hand tools and their imagination. Creative problem solving is instrumental and will be utilized throughout the process of designing and building their wood projects. No experience is necessary and all tools and materials required to make the projects are provided. This session for ages 5-7.


CE-ENRC205-42089

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 8/1/16 - 8/4/16
11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Location: WEST BLDG 123
Instructor: Staff
Cost: $75.00

Benchworx

BenchWorx is a mobile education program designed to introduce the art of woodworking to school age children. The classes are conducted in a custom designed trailer fitted with 16 woodworking stations, which have been designed to adjust in height to accommodate children of all sizes. Children will accumulate a working knowledge of techniques like sanding, sawing, shaping, drilling, setting screws, using clamps, hammering and incising. They will learn about different types of wood and design projects using wood, basic hand tools and their imagination. Creative problem solving is instrumental and will be utilized throughout the process of designing and building their wood projects. No experience is necessary and all tools and materials required to make the projects are provided. This session for ages 8-11.


CE-ENRC205-42090

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 8/1/16 - 8/4/16
2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Location: WEST BLDG 123
Instructor: Staff
Cost: $75.00

Benchworx

BenchWorx is a mobile education program designed to introduce the art of woodworking to school age children. The classes are conducted in a custom designed trailer fitted with 16 woodworking stations, which have been designed to adjust in height to accommodate children of all sizes. Children will accumulate a working knowledge of techniques like sanding, sawing, shaping, drilling, setting screws, using clamps, hammering and incising. They will learn about different types of wood and design projects using wood, basic hand tools and their imagination. Creative problem solving is instrumental and will be utilized throughout the process of designing and building their wood projects. No experience is necessary and all tools and materials required to make the projects are provided. This session for ages 8-11.


CE-ENRC205-42091

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 8/1/16 - 8/4/16
4:00 PM - 5:15 PM
Location: WEST BLDG 123
Instructor: Staff
Cost: $75.00

Caregiving Tips

Are you facing the care of an elder person in your life? Gain tips on Living Arrangements, Housing and Transportation, Health and Nutrition, Body Changes and Medication, Government Programs, Insurance and Legal Affairs. Utilize this online opportunity to learn at your convenience in the privacy of your own home.


CNC-013-42263

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, 10/19/16 - 11/18/16
-
Location: Internet NET
Instructor: Barbara George & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $50.00

Carnivorous Plants

Need help with controlling the insects around your house and yard? Discover an amazing variety of plants that capture insects. Investigate and explore Sundews, Venus Flytraps, Pitcher Plants, and Butterworts and what they can do for you.


CNC-018-42264

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, 9/19/16 - 10/19/16
-
Location: Internet NET
Instructor: Barbara George & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $50.00

Civil War

A wonderful self-paced online course for Civil War enthusiasts. Designed for those who want to learn more about this era. Explore diaries, letters, newspapers. Reenact battles and read follow up commentary. View photographs. Find your ancestors in the Civil War. Yankee or Rebel - you will enjoy this adventure.


CNC-018-42265

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, 10/19/16 - 11/18/16
-
Location: Internet NET
Instructor: Barbara George & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $50.00

Composting

Water conservation and recycling awareness has made xeriscaping and composting very popular in the gardening and landscape arena. One-on-one online instruction will help beginners learn about the composting process.


CNC-023-42266

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, 9/19/16 - 10/19/16
-
Location: Internet NET
Instructor: Barbara George & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $50.00

Dancing With the Stars

The skies may be cloudy all night where you live but you can still observe, learn about and dance with the stars and constellations in this online course. You don't have to worry about the weather or city lights or fancy clothes. Just put on some comfortable clothes, log on to the course and enjoy dancing with the stars!


CNC-018-42269

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, 10/19/16 - 11/18/16
-
Location: Internet NET
Instructor: Barbara George & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $50.00

Family Christmas

Ready for a Family Christmas Adventure? Experience many fun Christmas-focused activities for adults and children to "play" together. Explore a multitude of activities in your home, any time of the day or night. Put on some Christmas music and have some fun! (Ages 5-Adult: designed for parent, grandparent, older sibling or mentor to "play" online with a child.)


CNC-018-42272

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, 11/11/16 - 12/11/16
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Location: Internet NET
Instructor: Barbara George & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $50.00

Gardening I: Groundwork

For new and old gardeners, Master Gardener hopefuls, and those folks who are "just plain interested". Before becoming a successful gardener, you should have some groundwork knowledge. This course includes groundwork activities on: Beginning Botany, Soils and Plant Nutrition, Insects and Disease. Happy Gardening!


CNC-018-42274

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, 9/19/16 - 10/19/16
-
Location: Internet NET
Instructor: Barbara George & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $50.00

Genealogy - Course 2

Where to Find Specific Genealogical Information on the Internet: Find the "unusual" and "miscellaneous" information you need in this second step of your genealogical search. Discover new research tools and where to look in vital records for births, adoptions, marriages and deaths. Use census, tax, land records, and maps, gazettes, atlases, city directories, county histories and military records to trace lineage. Specific tips will be provided for searching Native American, African American, Hispanic, and religious groups.


CNC-018-42277

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, 10/14/16 - 11/13/16
-
Location: Internet NET
Instructor: Barbara George & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $50.00

Genealogy - Course 3

Advanced Genealogical Research Using the Internet: Learn how to access and utilize ship passenger lists, immigration and naturalization, American migration trails, and homestead applications. Find mental patients, prisoners, school students, teachers, free mason, and female ancestors as well as records from CCC and WPA workers, U.S. Marshals, F.B. I. and Secret Service officials, and divorces. Tips will be provided for using family Bibles, journals, and diaries. You can study handwriting, plan family reunions, make scrapbooks, and much more with this valuable information.


CNC-018-42278

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, 11/10/16 - 12/10/16
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Location: Internet NET
Instructor: Barbara George & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $50.00

Genealogy - Course 4

World Genealogy: Searching the world for your ancestors can be a bit intimidating. Use skills learned in previous courses to do research on and off line in more than 52 countries around the world. Seeking genealogical information, participants will work, one-on-one, with the instructor, at a self-paced speed.


CNC-018-42279

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, 11/14/16 - 12/14/16
-
Location: Internet NET
Instructor: Barbara George & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $50.00

Genealogy - Course I

What is Genealogy? How Do I Use the Internet for Genealogy? Trace your family history. The instructor can work with you one-on-one. Those who prefer a faster pace are able to do so because the course is self-paced. It covers: 1. Charts and Forms and How to Acquire Information for Them 2. Popular Genealogical Sites 3. Surnames 4. Search Engine Tips 5. Mailing Lists and Photographs 6. Organizing Your Data 7. Comparing Computer Software


CNC-018-42276

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, 9/12/16 - 10/12/16
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Location: Internet NET
Instructor: Barbara George & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $50.00

Gravestone Repair

Entire session is hands-on cemetery activity. John Heider, a professional conservator, will explain cemetery care and demonstrate gravestone repair. Please dress for activity and bring a sack lunch. Students should meet behind the Ag building in the cemetery.


CNC-028-38680

Meets:
Thursday, 9/15/16 - 9/15/16
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Location: Instructor: Staff & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $0.00

Gravestone Repair

Entire session is hands-on cemetery activity. John Heider, a professional conservator, will explain cemetery care and demonstrate gravestone repair. Please dress for activity and bring a sack lunch. Students should meet behind the Ag building in the cemetery.


CNC-028-38681

Meets:
Saturday, 8/27/16 - 8/27/16
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Location: Instructor: Staff & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $45.00

Gravestone Repair

Entire session is hands-on cemetery activity. John Heider, a professional conservator, will explain cemetery care and demonstrate gravestone repair. Please dress for activity and bring a sack lunch. Students should meet behind the Ag building in the cemetery.


CNC-028-42255

Meets:
Wednesday, 9/7/16 - 9/7/16
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Location: Instructor: Staff & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $45.00

Gravestone Repair

Entire session is hands-on cemetery activity. John Heider, a professional conservator, will explain cemetery care and demonstrate gravestone repair. Please dress for activity and bring a sack lunch. Students should meet behind the Ag building in the cemetery.


CNC-028-42256

Meets:
Thursday, 9/22/16 - 9/22/16
9:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Location: Instructor: Staff & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $45.00

Gravestone Repair

Entire session is hands-on cemetery activity. John Heider, a professional conservator, will explain cemetery care and demonstrate gravestone repair. Please dress for activity and bring a sack lunch. Students should meet behind the Ag building in the cemetery.


CNC-028-42257

Meets:
Saturday, 10/1/16 - 10/1/16
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Location: Instructor: Staff & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $45.00

Photography

Digital Camera Basics

Explore different ways to use your digital camera utilizing one-to-one interaction with the instructor. Take pictures, transfer them to your computer, learn basic editing, uploading to the web and more. Get that camera out and lets have some fun!


CNC-019-42270

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, 9/19/16 - 10/19/16
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Location: Internet NET
Instructor: Barbara George & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $50.00

Learn Digital Photography

Photographer Joe Ethridge teaches you about lighting, exposure, focusing, metering, white balance, image quality, composition, flash photography, and how to get the most from your digital camera. Learn about lenses, focal lengths, aperture settings and depth of field, shutter speeds and motion blur, ISO, and more.


CNC-019-16209

Meets:
Tuesday, 8/23/16 - 9/27/16
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: NEAL HALL 113
Instructor: Joseph Ethridge & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $110.00

Learn Digital Photography

Photographer Joe Ethridge teaches you about lighting, exposure, focusing, metering, white balance, image quality, composition, flash photography, and how to get the most from your digital camera. Learn about lenses, focal lengths, aperture settings and depth of field, shutter speeds and motion blur, ISO, and more.


CNC-019-16210

Meets:
Thursday, 8/25/16 - 9/29/16
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location: Kluthe Center 219
Instructor: Joseph Ethridge & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $110.00

Recreation, Leisure & Exercise

Dance: Foxtrot for Beginners

Glide across the dance floor in the foxtrot which is characterized by its elegant style and slow smooth steps. No previous dance experience necessary. No partner needed, but is suggested.


CE-RECR226-42302

Meets:
Sunday, 11/6/16 - 11/27/16
2:10 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: Effingham EMA
Instructor: Cheryl Sweet
Cost: $36.00

Dance: Private Group Lessons

Private one hour lessons are available to learn a specific dance or for those who want some one-on-one instruction. You may even want to learn with a special group like a wedding party (limit 8 people). One person in your group must register and be responsible for payment. Call 217-234-5219 for registration information and to schedule an appointment.


CE-RECR186-42189

Meets:
6/6/16 - 8/1/16
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Location: WEST BLDG 037
Instructor: Cheryl Sweet & David Sweet
Cost: $95.00

Dance: Private Group Lessons

Private one hour lessons are available to learn a specific dance or for those who want some one-on-one instruction. You may even want to learn with a special group like a wedding party (limit 8 people). One person in your group must register and be responsible for payment. Call 217-234-5219 for registration information and to schedule an appointment.


CE-RECR186-42190

Meets:
8/22/16 - 12/9/16
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Location: WEST BLDG 037
Instructor: Cheryl Sweet & David Sweet
Cost: $95.00

Dance: Rumba for Beginners

Slow and easy are words that describe this Latin favorite. Learn basic steps and patterns in this fun learning environment. Wow them on the dance floor, dancing to music from the Beatles to Brooks and Dunn! No dance experience necessary. No partner is needed, but is suggested.


CE-RECR190-42303

Meets:
Sunday, 11/6/16 - 11/27/16
3:10 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Effingham EMA
Instructor: Cheryl Sweet
Cost: $36.00

Dance: Swing for Beginners

Dance to the music of the 20's, 60's and some present day. The Sweets will teach you the basic steps, fundamentals and dance etiquette to help you feel at home on the dance floor. No previous dance experience is required. No partner is needed, but is suggested.


CE-RECR180-42305

Meets:
Sunday, 11/6/16 - 11/27/16
5:10 PM - 6:00 PM
Location: Effingham EMA
Instructor: Cheryl Sweet
Cost: $36.00

Dance: Waltz for Beginners

Learn to glide across the floor like Fred and Ginger when the Sweets teach you this timeless classic. The Waltz is a wonderful piece of dance history. Come out and let Scott and Cheryl show you how easy it is. No dance experience required. No partner needed, but is suggested.


CE-RECR178-42304

Meets:
Sunday, 11/6/16 - 11/27/16
4:10 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Effingham EMA
Instructor: Cheryl Sweet
Cost: $36.00

Hunter Safety Education

This section is for individuals in need of obtaining a license. Learn basic firearm handling and safety. This IDNR-sponsored class meets the education requirement for obtaining a hunting license. A parent or guardian must accompany children 12 and under and register in the no license needed section. The class will meet Thursday and Friday from 6-9pm and Saturday from 8-4pm. Please bring a sack lunch on Saturday.


CE-RECR108-42186

Meets:
Thursday, Friday, Saturday, 8/25/16 - 8/27/16
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: WEBB HALL 081
Instructor: Ronald Boeser
Cost: $0.00

Hunter Safety Education

This section is for individuals who DO NOT need a license and are accompanying a child. Learn basic firearm handling and safety. This IDNR-sponsored class meets the education requirement for obtaining a hunting license. This class will meet Thursday and Friday from 6-9pm and Saturday from 8am-4pm. Please bring a sack lunch on Saturday.


CE-RECR239-42187

Meets:
Thursday, Friday, Saturday, 8/25/16 - 8/27/16
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: WEBB HALL 081
Instructor: Ronald Boeser
Cost: $0.00

Kid's Boxing

Focus: The full fitness model: Agility, balanced, Control, Cardio, Flexibility, Stability, Strength, Self-defense/technique. (Timing and Sparing optional) Ages 6-12.


CE-RECR240-42290

Meets:
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 6/6/16 - 8/1/16
4:20 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Mattoon FCF
Instructor: Staff
Cost: $100.00

Kid's Boxing

Focus: The full fitness model: Agility, balanced, Control, Cardio, Flexibility, Stability, Strength, Self-defense/technique. (Timing and Sparing optional) Ages 6-12.


CE-RECR240-42291

Meets:
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 8/22/16 - 12/9/16
4:20 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Mattoon FCF
Instructor: Staff
Cost: $100.00

Taekwon-Do Next Level

Increase your self-control, gain self-confidence, develop respect for yourself and others, improve flexibility, increase muscle strength, and improve conditioning. Taekwon-do Next Level, students must have at least 6 MONTHS prior training and have a Green Belt or above. This section for ages 17 & under.


CE-RECR202-42259

Meets:
Tuesday, 8/23/16 - 12/6/16
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Location: Mattoon TAE
Instructor: Kevin Roberts
Cost: $135.00

Taekwon-Do Next Level-Mattoon

Increase your self-control, gain self-confidence, develop respect for yourself and others, improve flexibility, increase muscle strength, and improve conditioning. Taekwon-do Next Level, students must have at least 6 MONTHS prior training and have a Green Belt or above. This section for ages 17 & under.


CE-RECR202-41093

Meets:
Tuesday, 6/7/16 - 7/26/16
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Location: Mattoon TAE
Instructor: Kevin Roberts
Cost: $135.00

Write Right

Memoir Writing

Ever thought about journaling your life events for your family to read years from now? Instructor Shirley Splittstoesser teachers seven strategies for successful memoir writing and guides you in organizing your style.Professional writer and developer of Touchstone Storytelling will demonstrate and give tips. Please bring index cards.


CE-WRIT108-42251

Meets:
Monday, 11/14/16 - 11/21/16
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Charleston LSC
Instructor: Shirley Splittstoesser
Cost: $25.00


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(217) 234-5467
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