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Personal Enrichment - Community Learning - Lake Land College, Mattoon, Illinois
Community Learning





Attention Parents:
Occasionally the Communications and Creative Services Office takes photographs of students in College for Kids classes. The photographs are used in the college's publications, brochures and website. They may also appear on social media sites. If you object to having a photograph of your child taken and/or used in this manner, please contact Community and Professional Programs at (217) 234-5219 prior to the first meeting of your child's class.

Personal Enrichment

Coming of Age: Explore Your Fu

Explore Your Future is a two-session interactive workshop that gives people age 50+ a unique opportunity to consider "what's next" in their lives. Using dynamic activities, participants learn how to make their retirement satisfying, rewarding and meaningful. Explore Your Future is not about financial planning, but about life planning, which is thoughtful, intentional, and results in the crafting of meaningful goals and objectives that facilitates positive or successful aging.


CE-ENRC192-38685

Meets:
Tuesday, 9/8/15 - 9/15/15
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: WEBB HALL 081
Instructor: Staff
Cost: $25.00

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-018-37452

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, 6/4/15 - 7/4/15
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Location: Internet NET
Instructor: Barbara George
Cost: $50.00

St-Adv. Cemetery Restoration

This class picks up where the Basic Cemetery Restoration class left off. Please dress for activity. Enrollment is limited. Bring a sack lunch. Student must have previously attended the basic class to register for this section.


CNC-028-38703

Meets:
Tuesday, 6/16/15 - 6/16/15
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Location: WEBB HALL 081
Instructor: Staff & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $45.00

St-Adv. Cemetery Restoration

This class picks up where the Basic Cemetery Restoration class left off. Please dress for activity. Enrollment is limited. Bring a sack lunch. Student must have previously attended the basic class to register for this section.


CNC-028-38704

Meets:
Tuesday, 6/30/15 - 6/30/15
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Location: WEBB HALL 081
Instructor: Staff & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $45.00

St-Atlantic Coast Lighthouses

A virtual exploration of the history, architecture and pictures of lighthouses located in Maine, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Vermont, Rhode Island, Connecticut, E. New York, New Jersey, Maryland, Delaware, Virginia, N. and S. Carolina, Georgia, E. Florida and Puerto Rico.


CNC-018-23090

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, 9/16/15 - 10/16/15
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Location: Internet NET
Instructor: Barbara George & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $50.00

St-Cemetery Care & Repair

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-028-38680

Meets:
Saturday, 8/29/15 - 8/29/15
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Location: WEBB HALL 105
Instructor: Staff & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $45.00

St-Cemetery Care & Repair

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-028-38681

Meets:
Saturday, 9/5/15 - 9/5/15
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Location: WEBB HALL 105
Instructor: Staff & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $45.00

St-Cemetery Restoration

Learn how to preserve a cemetery, probe: clean, simple marker repair, resources, laws and support groups. John Heider, professional restoration specialist, will explain cemetery care, marker preservation and restoration. Morning activities will be held in the classroom and afternoon activities will be outdoors in a hands-on setting. Please dress for outdoor activity and bring a sack lunch. Enrollment is limited.


CNC-028-37466

Meets:
Tuesday, 6/9/15 - 6/16/15
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Location: WEBB HALL 081
Instructor: Staff
Cost: $90.00

St-Cemetery Restoration

Learn how to preserve a cemetery, probe: clean, simple marker repair, resources, laws and support groups. John Heider, professional restoration specialist, will explain cemetery care, marker preservation and restoration. Morning activities will be held in the classroom and afternoon activities will be outdoors in a hands-on setting. Please dress for outdoor activity and bring a sack lunch. Enrollment is limited.


CNC-028-37468

Meets:
Tuesday, 6/23/15 - 6/30/15
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Location: WEBB HALL 081
Instructor: Staff
Cost: $90.00

St-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-018-37454

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, 6/16/15 - 7/16/15
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Location: Internet NET
Instructor: Barbara George
Cost: $50.00

St-Discover Sign Language

Discover the fun of learning sign language and using your hands to communicate with Deaf people.


CNC-027-37527

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, 6/17/15 - 8/7/15
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Location: Internet NET
Instructor: Staff
Cost: $104.99

St-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-018-37455

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, 6/22/15 - 7/22/15
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Location: Internet NET
Instructor: Barbara George
Cost: $50.00

St-Great Lakes Lighthouses

Ever wonder what the lighthouses in this region look like? Wonder no more! Take a virtual tour of lighthouses located in W. New York, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, Wisconsin and Minnesota. No seasickness.that's a guarantee!


CNC-018-23091

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, 10/29/15 - 11/28/15
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Location: Internet NET
Instructor: Barbara George & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $50.00

St-Learn to Buy & Sell on Ebay

Auction pros teach you how to work from home or earn extra income by buying and selling goods online.


CNC-030-37525

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, 6/17/15 - 8/7/15
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Location: Internet NET
Instructor: Staff
Cost: $104.99

St-Pacific Coast Lighthouses

Ever wonder what the lighthouses in this region look like? Wonder no more! Take a virtual tour of lighthouses located in W. New York, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, Wisconsin and Minnesota. No seasickness.that's a guarantee!


CNC-018-27412

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 10/19/15 - 11/18/15
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Location: Internet NET
Instructor: Barbara George & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $50.00

St-Photo Editing Basics

Learn to do interesting things with your digital/scanned pictures in this online course. Create high quality photographs and digital images for a variety of applications. Practice basic editing techniques, play with advanced editing skills, and prepare images to be Web-ready. One-on-one interaction with the instructor is available.


CNC-019-37453

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, 6/22/15 - 7/22/15
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Location: Internet NET
Instructor: Barbara George
Cost: $50.00

St-Speed Spanish

Learn six easy recipes to glue Spanish words together into sentences, and you'll be engaging in conversational Spanish in no time.


CNC-025-37529

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, 6/17/15 - 8/7/15
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Location: Internet NET
Instructor: Staff
Cost: $104.99

St-Who Wants to Be Mathenaire

After this online adventure you will not need to use any lifelines on your road to success. Equip yourself with a higher understanding of Algebra, Geometry, Trig and more. One day this information could be worth millions!


CNC-016-38684

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, 10/16/15 - 11/15/15
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Location: Internet NET
Instructor: Barbara George & Leslie Partlow
Cost: $50.00



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Leslie Partlow
Community and Professional Programs
(217) 234-5467
lpartlow@lakelandcollege.edu
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