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Featured Classes
HTML 1 - Your First Website
A great stepping stone to penetrating the mysteries of the Internet and how you can be a part of it. If you've never worked with code before, don't worry. Discover how easy and simple the HTML language is! You will create a new site with pages containing text, color, and images; linking them together. Basic computer knowledge required. Purchase text prior to first class. ISBN: 118008189 3 sessions @ 3 hrs each.
Keyboarding
Continue your journey in PC basics by learning proper keyboarding techniques. No more pecking for keys! This class will improve your keyboarding speed while learning from an online software app and other classroom practices. 9 sessions @ 2 hrs each.
MS Excel - Basics
Learn to use Microsoft Excel 2013 to create, edit, and print worksheets. Perform worksheet calculations by learning the basics of formulas and functions. Modify the appearance of worksheets and manage workbooks. Basic computer knowledge required to be successful in this course. 4 sessions @ 3 hrs each.
 


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Newborn and Postpartum Care
Basic overview and evidence based education for caregivers and parents caring for newborns age 0-3 months, including: diapering, swaddling, postpartum care of parents, SIDS safety and more. Prepares home-based caregivers to assist new mothers. Ideal for CNAs and LPNs working with home care agencies. Students receive certificate of completion upon successful completion of this course. 2 sessions @ 3 hrs or 1 session @ 6 hrs. No discounts/waivers.
Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED
Learn critical skills needed to respond to and manage medical emergencies. Includes adult, child, and infant CPR and AED use. American Heart Association certification card issued at end of class. Certification valid for 2 years. This course fulfills teacher recertification requirements. Book required. Must be on time! Bring lunch! Ideal for Boy Scout and Girl Scout Leaders. 1 session @ 7.5 hrs.


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Before La La Land: Jacques Demy Re-Mastered
The glorious French masterpieces of Jacques Demy have been fully re-mastered into a high-definition Blu-ray nirvana. His films, a triumph of visual and sound design, camera work and music, are galvanized by the great stars of French cinema, including Anouk Aimee, Catherine Deneuve, Dominique Sanda, and Jeanne Moreau. World film presents the following French masterpieces: "Lola" is Demy's crystalline debut that gave birth to the fictional universe in which so many of his characters would live, play and love. "Bay of Angels (La Baie des Anges)" is the dark journey into the world of the gambling addict and the risks and obsessions of its players. "Donkey Skin (Peau d'Ane)" is the lovingly crafted and wildly eccentric adaptation of a classic French fairy tale. "The Umbrellas of Cherbourg (Les Parpluies de Cherbourg)" is one of the most revered and unorthodox movie musicals of all time. "The Young Girls of Rochefort (Les demoiselles de Rochefort)" is an effervescent musical confection about missed connections and second chonces. The glorious musical scores of Michel Legrand embellish each of these films. Lastly, a late career triumph from Jacques Demy, "Une Chambre en Ville" is a musical melodrama set against the backdrop of a workers' strike in Nantes. It received nin Cesar Award nominations and features a rich operatic score by Michel Colombier. 5 sessions @ 3 hrs each.
Healthy and Delicious Thai Food
Enjoy preparing popular dishes such as Thai chicken coconut soup (Thom Kha Kai), panang curry with jasmine rice, drunken noodles, and tapioca dessert. Please bring container for leftovers. 1 session @ 3 hrs.
Celebrate Spring with a Fun Brunch
Nothing says welcome to spring like a delightful brunch. Here we will incorporate some old time favorites, (Biscuits with Country Ham) as well as some new and refreshing ideas to entertain your guests with. This is a hands-on class, so come join us for some great cooking and sampling. 1 sessions @ 3 hours each.


 

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