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Personal Enrichment

Budget Marketing

Budget marketing for small business and entrepreneurs.


CE-ENRC198-40147

Meets:
Saturday, 4/16/16 - 4/16/16
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: WEBB HALL 081
Instructor: Rebecca Guymon
Cost: $30.00

Creepy Occurrences

Shadow People, Sleep Paralysis, and Black Eyed Children


CE-ENRC196-40154

Meets:
Friday, 3/4/16 - 3/4/16
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: NEAL HALL 114
Instructor: Rebecca Guymon
Cost: $30.00

Family

Family is an evolving word. As our definition of what makes a family, and society itself changes with every decade, it is increasingly harder for parents, children, educators, and professionals to keep up. This class provides information and open discussion on various aspects of family life, types of families, and examines the issues families are facing on national and global levels. Topics include marriage, divorce, single parenting, blending families, incarceration, the sandwich generation, abuse/neglect, juvenile delinquency, grandparents raising grandkids, discrimination, labeling, the boomerang generation, peer pressure, and the technology overload.


CE-ENRC204-40173

Meets:
Saturday, 4/9/16 - 4/9/16
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location: WEBB HALL 081
Instructor: Staff
Cost: $20.00

Ghosts & Ghouls for Kids

Introduction to ghost hunting for kids. Discover ghosts, ghouls, goblins and more. Ages 12 - 16.


CE-ENRC200-40153

Meets:
Saturday, 3/19/16 - 3/19/16
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: NEAL HALL 114
Instructor: Rebecca Guymon
Cost: $25.00

Haunting History of Coles Co.

Basic run down of well known haunted locations in Coles County such as Airtight Bridge, Ashmore Estates, and more. Also will review folk lore of Coles County area.


CE-ENRC195-40149

Meets:
Friday, 4/1/16 - 4/1/16
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: NEAL HALL 114
Instructor: Rebecca Guymon
Cost: $30.00

Life's Greatest Race

Come journey through time and around the globe to expand your thinking, experience other cultures and their way of life, break stereotypes, and think out of the box. As we are continually faced with societal problems, it is important for people to learn about what makes us different, yet all the same. Using a variety of instructional methods, this course examines different lifestyles based on social class, gender, race, ethnicity, economic status, and age/generational factors. It explores issues faced in the United States and around the world such as crime, morality, changes in family dynamics, poverty, political concerns, religious beliefs, and the explosion of technology. No matter whom you are, or where you live: there is only one race, the human race.


CE-ENRC203-40171

Meets:
Saturday, 3/12/16 - 3/12/16
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location: WEBB HALL 081
Instructor: Staff
Cost: $40.00

Live Your Bucket List

Are there things in your life that you've wanted to accomplish but haven't? Are there personal goals that would bring you joy and fulfillment, but are always put on the back burner? Maybe you need to work on your bucket list! A bucket list is simply a list of things you'd like to do in your lifetime. Come to this workshop and learn how to create your own bucket list and set exciting goals to pursue your interests and dreams.


CE-ENRC201-40165

Meets:
Thursday, 3/10/16 - 3/10/16
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: WEBB HALL 081
Instructor: Staff
Cost: $10.00

St-Basic Cemetery Repair

Basic Cemetery Gravestone Care - Learn how to preserve a cemetery, find buried markers, approved cleaning methods, basic and advanced repairs, resources, laws and support groups. Classroom lecture and hands-on cemetery activity. John Heider, a professional conservator, will explain cemetery care and demonstrate gravestone repair. Please dress for activity. Enrollment is limited. Bring a sack lunch.


CNC-028-40163

Meets:
Saturday, 4/23/16 - 4/23/16
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Location: WEBB HALL 105
Instructor: Staff & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $45.00

St-Basic Cemetery Repair

Basic Cemetery Gravestone Care - Learn how to preserve a cemetery, find buried markers, approved cleaning methods, basic and advanced repairs, resources, laws and support groups. Classroom lecture and hands-on cemetery activity. John Heider, a professional conservator, will explain cemetery care and demonstrate gravestone repair. Please dress for activity. Enrollment is limited. Bring a sack lunch.


CNC-028-40866

Meets:
Wednesday, 5/4/16 - 5/4/16
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Location: WEBB HALL 114
Instructor: Staff & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $45.00

St-Caregiving Relationships

Caring for a dependent adult is much like riding a roller coaster. At times you are at the top experiencing the rewards that come from caring for another person, and at other times you may feel like you are plunging down a long hill. "Caregiving Relationships workshop series is designed for caregivers of older adults, to help address the many issues and challenges that they face in their current role. Difficult emotions, communication, caregiver self-care, relationships and senior services are all topics that will be covered during the series.


CNC-020-40166

Meets:
Monday, 3/28/16 - 4/25/16
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: NEAL HALL 114
Instructor: Staff & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $40.00

St-Genealogy 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-018-32094

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, 3/31/16 - 4/30/16
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Location: Internet NET
Instructor: Barbara George & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $50.00

St-Genealogy 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-018-28367

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, 4/6/16 - 5/6/16
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Location: Internet NET
Instructor: Barbara George & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $50.00

St-Social Media in Business

One of the biggest challenges for most business owners is to find a continuous supply of new customers. Over the past decade, some have differentiated themselves by leveraging the Internet and social media to do just that. Whether you consider yourself a social media novice or a seasoned veteran, this course will give you a solid foundation and thorough understanding of what social media is and how you can use it to grow your business.


CNC-030-28657

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, 3/16/16 - 5/6/16
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Location: Internet NET
Instructor: Staff & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $104.99

St-Stormchasing

Ever wonder how storms form or what causes them? Learn about clouds, storm phenomenon and what tornado chasers need to know as they chase storms. Look at lightning, hurricanes and other major weather events. No umbrellas needed!


CNC-018-24101

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, 3/18/16 - 4/17/16
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Location: Internet NET
Instructor: Barbara George & Eric Boerngen
Cost: $50.00

Tarot for Beginners

Learn the history of Tarot and how to do basic Tarot readings.


CE-ENRC199-40148

Meets:
Friday, 4/22/16 - 4/22/16
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: NEAL HALL 114
Instructor: Rebecca Guymon
Cost: $25.00



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Leslie Partlow
Community and Professional Programs
(217) 234-5467
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