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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

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

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

Reading Strategies That Work

Learn response to intervention (RTI) strategies that ensure the struggling readers in your classroom get the help and education they need.


CE-ENRC209-42038

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, 5/18/16 - 7/8/16
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Location: Internet NET
Instructor: Staff
Cost: $104.99

What a Great Event

Looking for a fun new career coordinating special events? Learn proven techniques from a master event planner.


CE-ENRC208-42009

Meets:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, 5/18/16 - 7/8/16
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Location: Internet NET
Instructor: Staff
Cost: $104.99



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