Consumer Education Programs

FEES $2/hour (see fees listed for individual classes)
$5/hour drop-in rate plus annual $10 registration fee
Fall Session starts September 11, 2017
Winter Session starts January 8, 2018
Spring Session starts April 9, 2018

 

Clothing Construction Needle Arts and Sewing

Embroidery and smocking are just two of the many needle arts you can learn in this diverse and exciting class. Learn to use the sewing machine and serger. Work with patterns and designs to individualize your wardrobe. Create new clothes with alterations. Save money on family clothing and make your own store-quality clothing. Use our state-of-the-art embroidery machine to design a logo or enhance a sewing project! Students supply their own materials. Some sewing machines are available in class.

Instructor Location Room Days Time
Advani 5200 Valentine Road 201 Th 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Fee: $90 per 10-week session; 3 hours per day

Spanish – Conversational Spanish

¿Por Qué Hablar Español? Improve your Spanish skills to enhance travel experiences and interact locally. Converse, practice, study and enjoy. Knowledge of basic Spanish is recommended. ¡Adelante!

Lab Fee: $48 Session 1; $54 Session 2; $60 Session 3

Session 1 starts September 16, 2017
Session 2 starts January 13, 2018
Session 3 starts April 14, 2018

Instructor Location Room Days Time
Martz 5200 Valentine Road 201 F 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Spanish for Educators, Parents, and Community Members

In this course adult students will take the first steps at speaking and understanding Spanish in a fun and low-pressure environment. Using an online storytelling program which emphasizes comprehension and conversation, students will acquire basic grammar and vocabulary that will help them communicate with Spanish-speaking K-12 students, parents, and others. Maestro Cliff Rodrigues is the instructor.

Tuesdays starting Sep 19, 2017

Instructor Location Room Days Time
Rodrigues 5280 Valentine Road 225 T 4:00 - 5:45 pm
Yoga Healthy Living Through Yoga

Yoga classes are designed to increase flexibility, strength, balance, coordination and awareness. Practice a variety of yoga postures, adapted to accommodate all fitness levels. Learn to manage stress through visualization, breathing and relaxation techniques.

Instructor Location Room Days Time
Thurston 5200 Valentine Road 104 M 4:00 - 5:30 pm
Wilson 5200 Valentine Road 104 T 5:30 - 7:00 pm
Thurston 5200 Valentine Road 104 W 4:00 - 5:30 pm
Thurston 5200 Valentine Road 104 Th 5:30 - 7:00 pm

Monday Class Fees (per session):

$50 Fall; $45 Winter; $50 Spring

Tuesday Class Fees (per session):

$50 Fall; $50 Winter; $50 Spring
Wednesday Class Fees (per session):

$50 Fall; $50 Winter; $50 Spring
Thursday Class Fees (per session):

$50 Fall; $50 Winter; $50 Spring