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Community Education offers fun and interesting classes
for personal enrichment and growth.
Learn a new hobby or skill.

  • For more information contact:

    Community Education Specialist
    307-268-3399

    Community Education REGISTRATION FORM
  • Instructors Wanted!
    We are always looking for new class ideas and instructors.
    If you would be interested in teaching a community education class, please complete a proposal to teach form.

 

 

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SCHOLARSHIPS AND POLICIES

Golden Age Scholarship

Casper College offers the Golden Age Scholarship to Natrona County residents who are 60 years of age or older when the term begins. Eligible individuals may enroll tuition-free in credit courses and at a 70% discount in community education (CMSV) courses. This scholarship does not cover course fees, textbooks, or supplies, and it is not valid for OLLI or CEU courses. Benefits are not transferable. The program is subject to change without notice.

To receive a scholarship card, please present age and residency documentation to Enrollment Services, located on the third floor of the Gateway Building.


Continuing Education Policies:

Registration Deadline:
Unless otherwise noted, registration is ongoing until the class fills or begins. Class sizes are limited and registration is on a first-come, first-serve basis. Registrations are not complete until payment is received or company billing arrangements have been made. Late charges will be assessed to delinquent bills.
Cancellations:
Occasionally classes are cancelled due to insufficient registration or other unforeseen circumstances. All fees will be refunded if the class is cancelled by Casper College. In most cases, the decision to cancel a class will occur at least three business days prior to the start of class, so register early to prevent cancellations.
Refund Policy:
If you are not able to attend a class for which you have registered, please notify us at least THREE business days prior to the start of class or the registration deadline, whichever date is sooner, to cancel your registration and arrange for a refund. No refunds will be granted without the required notice. Failure to attend is NOT a cancellation. If you have any questions please call 307-268-3399. For exceptions to the refund policy, students must submit a petition request to the continuing education office.
Inclement Weather:
In the event of inclement weather, check the Casper College Home Page for college details and closings.

CLASSES : ANIMALS AND ARTS

FALL 2015

 

  • Dog Obedience
    Have a great companion dog through proper training. Instruction includes socialization, house training, mouthing,
    good nutrition, come when called, good manners, and vet care. You must sign a liability release form and provide proof
    of rabies vaccination the first night of class. There is no age limit on dogs for this class; however, dogs less than a year old
    are encouraged to take Puppy Kindergarten. Aggressive dogs will be asked to leave the class. Do not bring your dog to the
    first class, which meets in MA 308.
    • Course # CMSV 2100 60
      Tue., Sept. 15 to Oct. 20
      6:30–7:30 p.m.
      Location: MA 3
      Instructors: Jana Oler and Dawn Miller
      Cost: $65
    • Course # CMSV 2100 80
      Tue., Nov. 3 to Dec. 8
      6:30–7:30 p.m.
      Location: MA 3
      Instructors: Jana Oler and Dawn Miller
      Cost: $65
  • Puppy Kindergarten
    To have a great dog, start training early. This class is for puppies age 6 months to 1 year. Instruction includes
    socialization, house training, mouthing, good nutrition, come when called, good manners, and vet care. You must sign a
    liability release form and provide proof of rabies vaccination on the first night of class. Aggressive puppies will be asked
    to leave the class. Do not bring your puppy to the first class, which meets in MA 308.
    • Course # CMSV 2110 60
      Mon., Sept. 14 to Oct. 19
      6:30–7:30 p.m.
      Location: MA 3
      Instructors: Jana Oler and Dawn Miller
      Cost: $65

    • Course # CMSV 2110 80
      Mon., Nov. 2 to Dec. 7
      6:30–7:30 p.m.
      Location: MA 3
      Instructors: Jana Oler and Dawn Miller
      Cost: $65
  • Brazilian Embroidery: 3 Dimensional
    Three-dimensional embroidery is not the basic flat embroidery that your grandmother had on her dishtowels. Many of these
    flowers stand up off the fabric. Made with a needle and rayon thread this embroidery is truly a work of art. This class is for
    both new and experienced needle workers. Students stitch at their own pace. New students will purchase a kit from the
    instructor for $17.25 and others can work on a started project or purchase a new one.
    • Course # CMSV 0097 70
      Thur., Sept. 24 to Nov. 19
      2–4 p.m.
      Location: EI 104
      Instructor: Diana Roby
      Cost: $120
  • Knitting and Crocheting
    This class is for both beginner and experienced knitters and crocheters. Beginner participants will learn basic stitches and
    how to read patterns and complete several small projects. Experienced participants will receive assistance on individual
    projects. On the first night of class, knitters should bring worsted weight yarn and size 7 or 8 knitting needles, and
    crocheters should bring worsted weight yarn and a G or H hook. This class is appropriate for ages 12 and older. A
    $20–$30 (depending on project) materials fee is payable to the instructors.
    • Course # CMSV 0070 60
      Thur., Sept. 10 to Dec. 3
      7–9 p.m.
      Location: LH 174
      Instructors: Darlene Budack and Alena Wagner
      Cost: $115
  • Gifts in Jars: New Projects
    Amazing gifts made in a jar. Learn how to make holiday gifts such as facial scrubs, bean soup, pincushions, and peppermint
    cocoa. Take home samples of your work to enjoy. Bring a sack lunch to class. A $5 materials fee is payable to the instructor.
    This is a hands-on class.
    • Course # CMSV 0504 80
      Sat., Nov. 14
      10 a.m.–4 p.m.
      Location: GW 224
      Instructor: Debra Reddy
      Cost: $55
  • Quilting: Bargello in Motion
    Create a dramatic one of a kind quilt using simple strip cutting and piecing. Bring a copy of the book Bargello Quilts in Motion
    by Ruth Ann Berry for a discussion on the importance of fabric choices. This class is for competent beginners to advanced quilters.
    • Course # CMSV 0080 60
      Thur., Sept. 3 to Oct. 15
      6–9 p.m.
      Location: GW 222
      Instructor: Yong Hui Torske
      Cost: $70
  • Quilting: Machine
    Learn machine-quilting basics in this hands-on class, including what tools to use and how to mark quilting designs, such
    as in-the-ditch and free motion quilting. We will use various background fillers, draft feathers, and borders to create a
    complete project. The instructor will provide a supply list at the first class.
    • Course # CMSV 0073 60
      Tue., Sept. 1 to Oct. 13
      6–9 p.m.
      Location: GW 222
      Instructor: Yong Hui Torske
      Cost: $70
  • Sewing: Decorative Pillows
    Create beautiful decorative pillows for yourself or for a special gift. Some sewing experience is required. Bring a sewing
    machine, thread, basic sewing supplies, a pillow form or polyester filling, and enough fabric to cover your desired sized pillow.
    • Course # CMSV 0077 60
      Sat., Sept. 26
      10 a.m.–noon
      Location: GW 222
      Instructor: Alisa Cochrane
      Cost: $20
  • Sew and Sip
    Bring a new or unfinished sewing project and your favorite tea and sew with the help of the instructor and other students. Let
    us help you complete your project in time for Christmas. Bring your sewing machine and any supplies to class.
    • Course # CMSV 0078 70
      Sat., Oct. 3 to 17
      10 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
      Location: GW 222
      Instructor: Alisa Cochrane
      Cost: $50
  • Stained Glass: Beginners
    Learn to cut and break glass and create two beautiful stained glass pieces using the copper foil method in this introductory
    class. Participants may purchase project supplies from the instructor; tools will be available for use. This class is
    appropriate for ages 14 and older. A $30 materials fee is payable to the instructor.
    • Course # CMSV 0067 70
      Tue., Sept. 22 to Oct. 20
      6–9 p.m.
      Location: Glass Workz, 2217B E. 12th Street (Beverly Plaza)
      Instructor: Sharon Harris
      Cost: $63
  • Stained Glass: Intermediate
    Refine your soldering and glass cutting skills and work on larger, more complex projects than those in Stained Glass: Beginners.
    The instructor will introduce reinforcing. Projects should be less than two square feet and can be up to 100 pieces. You will
    need to provide your own glass, foil, and solder, which you may purchase from the instructor. Prior stained glass experience is
    required.
    • Course # CMSV 0068 60
      Thur., Sept. 17 to Nov. 19
      6–9 p.m.
      Location: Glass Workz, 2217B E. 12th Street (Beverly Plaza)
      Instructor: Sharon Harris
      Cost: $125
  • Stained Glass: Etched Wall Mirror
    Make a special glass framed wall mirror, etched with floral or other selected designs. Previous glass working experience is
    helpful but not required. Some glasswork is involved along with foiling and soldering, plus an introduction to glass etching. A fee
    of $25 will be made payable to the instructor.
    • Course # CMSV 0069 70
      Wed., Sept. 23 to Oct. 7
      6–9 p.m.
      Location: Glass Workz, 2217B E. 12th Street (Beverly Plaza)
      Instructor: Sharon Harris
      Cost: $40
  • Stained Glass: Candle Holder Trio
    Create an elegant, surprisingly simple project to dress up your holiday table. Beveled glass will be used, and you will learn to
    foil and solder. No glass cutting or previous experience required. A materials fee of $35 is payable to the instructor.
    • Course # CMSV 0069 71
      Wed., Oct. 14 to 28
      6–9 p.m.
      Location: Glass Workz, 2217B E. 12th Street (Beverly Plaza)
      Instructor: Sharon Harris
      Cost: $40
  • Stained Glass: 3-Dimensional Star
    Learn copper foiling and simple soldering techniques to make a stunning 3-dimensional hanging star. No glass cutting or
    previous experience required. A $10 materials fee is payable to the instructor.
    • Course # CMSV 0069 80
      Wed., Nov. 4 and 11
      6–9 p.m.
      Location: Glass Workz, 2217B E. 12th Street (Beverly Plaza)
      Instructor: Sharon Harris
      Cost: $33
  • Wreath Making
    Learn how to create a stylish and festive Christmas or year
    round wreath. Once you learn basic wreath making, the
    options are endless. Leave class with a Christmas and multiseason
    wreath. Supplies will be provided.
    • Course # CMSV 0075 80
      Sat., Nov. 21
      10 a.m.–3 p.m.
      Location: GW 115
      Instructor: Debra Reddy
      Cost: $48
  • Zentangle: Basics
    This drawing technique is easy to learn, relaxing, and a fun way to create beautiful images by drawing structured patterns.
    Zentangle® promotes active mindfulness and inspires selfconfidence. Check out zentangle.com for more information. A
    $6 supply fee is payable to the instructor.
    • Course # CMSV 0047 60
      Wed., Sept. 9 to 30
      3–4:30 p.m.
      Location: GW 218
      Instructor: Jody Halferty
      Cost: $30

    • Course # CMSV 0047 70
      Thur., Oct. 8 to 29
      6–7:30 p.m.
      Location: TM 121
      Instructor: Jody Halferty
      Cost: $30
  • Zentangle: Advanced
    Continue to develop your Zentangle® method as you learn more about strings, tangle enhancers, shading, and tangle
    patterns that require a higher focus level. A $6 supply fee is payable to the instructor. Bring the Zentangle mini-kit you used
    in the Zentangle: Basics to class.
    Course # CMSV 0048 80
    Thur., Nov. 5 to Dec. 3 (No class on Nov. 26.)
    3–4:30 p.m.
    Location: GW 218
    Instructor: Jody Halferty
    Cost: $30
  • Zentangle: Renaissance Tiles
    Learn how the Zentangle® method and chiaroscuro, a Renaissance drawing technique, come together. Become
    familiar with techniques that give your work a recognizable Renaissance look and feel using tangles from a new angle. We
    will create tiles using brown, black, and white pens to work the surface and create shadow and highlights. A $6 supply fee is
    payable to the instructor. Bring the Zentangle mini-kit you used in Zentangle: Basics to class.
    • Course # CMSV 0049 60
      Thur., Sept. 10 to Oct. 1
      6–7:30 p.m.
      Location: TM 121
      Instructor: Jody Halferty
      Cost: $30
  • Zentangle: Tips, Tricks, and Twists
    Discover unusual strings, play with shapes, and see old tangles in new and exciting ways in this class. Zentangle®
    promotes active mindfulness and inspires self-confidence. A $6 supply fee is payable to the instructor. Bring your Zentangle
    supplies from previous classes.
    • Course #CMSV 0049 70
      Wed., Oct. 7 to 28
      3–4:30 p.m.
      Location: GW 218
      Instructor: Jody Halferty
      Cost: $28
  • Zentangle: Special Projects 3
    Learn to work with larger format pieces and mixed media. This class is for the advanced Zentangle student. Pojects will include: line as a string, watercolor strings, Icosahedron 3-D, tangled silhouettes, and more. Bring your Zentangle pens and sketchbooks.
    • Course #CMSV 0049 71
      Tue., Oct. 6 to Nov. 17 (No class on Oct. 20)
      6-8:00 p.m.
      Location: GW 218
      Instructor: Jody Halferty
      Cost: $28
 
CLASSES : CULINARY
SUMMER 2015
  • Bread Pudding
    Stale bread never tasted so good. We will use a simple mixture of eggs, milk, and flavoring to create a sweet or savory bread pudding. Learn how to make several kinds of bread pudding including classic, chocolate, maple bacon, and more. This is a demonstration class.
    • Course # CMSV 0813 01
      Mon., July 27
      5:30–7:30 p.m.
      Location: GW 224
      Instructor: Pam Jones
      Cost: $35
  • Onions
    The onion is the most common bulb used in cooking and often plays second fiddle to other ingredients. Learn how to showcase the onion with some old favorites, such as onion rings and liver and onions. This is a demonstration class.
    • Course # CMSV 0811 01
      Tue., July 21
      5:30–7:30 p.m.
      Location: GW 224
      Instructor: Pam Jones
      Cost: $35
  • Real Food
    Reduce, or even eliminate, your use of packaged and processed food and sugar from your diet by developing meal planning and preparation skills. Learn how to plan meals, shop, and cook using whole and natural ingredients and decipher labels and ingredient lists. This is a hands-on class.
    • Course # CMSV 0835 01
      Thur., June 18 to July 16
      5:30–7:30 p.m.
      Location: GW 223 and 224
      Instructor: Karla Case
      Cost: $45
  • Summer Salads
    Get ready for hot summer days by learning a few new salad recipes that are perfect for al fresco dining. These salads can be made for individual portions or large enough to feed a crowd. We will make classic salads like Nicoise and introduce a few new ones too. This is a demonstration class.
    • Course # CMSV 0836 02
      Mon., Aug. 3
      5:30–7:30 p.m.
      Location: GW 224
      Instructor: Pam Jones
      Cost: $35
FALL 2015
  • Cake Decorating: Basics
    Learn to prepare, decorate, and complete original cake designs. Develop the skills to make flowers and leaves, write,
    and work with icing colors to make your own professional cake. Take home your creations to impress your friends
    and family. Click here for a basic supply list
    • Course # CMSV 1401 70
      Sun., Sept 20 to Oct. 18
      (No class on Oct. 4.)
      3–6 p.m.
      Location: GW 224
      Instructor: Fiona Day
      Cost: $83

    • Course # CMSV 1401 71
      Mon., Sept. 21 to Oct. 19
      (No class on Oct. 5.)
      6–9 p.m.
      Location: GW 224
      Instructor: Fiona Day
      Cost: $83
  • Classic Cream Puffs
    Discover one of the most versatile pastries ever created. Cream puffs are made with a basic choux dough and filled with either a
    sweet mixture to make profiteroles or a savory mixture to make gougéres. Recipes include basic sweet cream, lemon custard,
    curry chicken salad, cheese fillings, and classic choux pastry. This is a demonstration class.
    • Course # CMSV 0112 70
      Tue., Oct. 6
      5:30–7:30 p.m.
      Location: GW 224
      Instructor: Pam Jones
      Cost: $35
  • Cooking by the Calendar
    Take a cue from the calendar and make a special meal every month. Holiday dishes are no more work than your other meals
    with a little planning and creativity. The focus will be back t o school, Halloween, Thanksgiving, and Christmas. This is a
    demonstration class.
    • Course # CMSV 0115 60
      Tue., Sept. 8, Oct. 13, Nov. 17 and Dec. 8
      5:30–7:30 p.m.
      Location: GW 224
      Instructor: Pam Jones
      Cost: $70
  • Curds and Scones
    Curd is a citrusy, sweet spread used in desserts or as a topping for scones, muffins, or toast. Learn how to make this
    tasty concoction. We will also make several berry scones to accompany the curd. This is a hands-on class.
    • Course # CMSV 0807 70
      Tue., Sept. 22
      5:30–9:30 p.m.
      Location: GW 224
      Instructor: Debra Reddy
      Cost: $55
  • Desserts in Jars: New Projects
    Amazing desserts made in a jar are perfect for gifts or a special treat for dinner parties. We will make cake, pie, flan, pudding,
    and cobbler crumble for you to take home or give away. Bring a sack lunch to class. A $5 materials fee is payable to the
    instructor. This is a hands-on class.
    • Course # CMSV 0505 80
      Sun., Nov. 15
      10 a.m.–4 p.m.
      Location: GW 224
      Instructor: Debra Reddy
      Cost: $72
  • Easy Fudge Making
    Indulge with dense, creamy fudge. Learn to make several types of fudge to enjoy and share this holiday season. Bring a sack
    lunch to class. This is a hands-on class.
    • Course # CMSV 0808 80
      Sat., Nov. 7
      10 a.m.–4 p.m.
      Location: GW 224
      Instructor: Debra Reddy
      Cost: $72
  • Fermenting and Culturing
    Learn the basics of fermenting and culturing by starting many of them in class. Make and discuss everything from sauerkraut,
    kimchi, and sourdough to fermented salsas and ketchups. We will even start a batch of homemade apple cider vinegar. Bring a
    sack lunch to class. This is a hands-on class.
    • Course # CMSV 0118 70
      Sat., Oct. 3
      9 a.m.–4 p.m.
      Location: GW 224
      Instructor: Debra Reddy
      Cost: $78

    • Course # CMSV 0118 71
      Sat., Oct. 17
      9 a.m.–4 p.m.
      Location: GW 224
      Instructor: Debra Reddy
      Cost: $78
  • Fermenting Nonalcoholic Drinks
    Learn the basics of fermenting drinks such as kombucha, jun tea, kefir, ginger ale, and other soft drinks. Bring a sack lunc h to
    class. This is a hands-on class.
    • Course # CMSV 0816 70
      Sat., Oct. 24
      10 a.m.–4 p.m.
      Location: GW 224
      Instructor: Debra Reddy
      Cost: $55
  • Flavor it Up
    Boost the flavor profile of your cooking with the addition of flavor enhancing ingredients. Learn to make extracts, oils,
    vinegars, butter, and salts. This is a hands-on class.
    • Course # CMSV 0835 70
      Thur., Oct. 1
      5:30–9:30 p.m.
      Location: GW 224
      Instructor: Debra Reddy
      Cost: $48
  • Menu Planning
    Learn how to write weekly or monthly menus that will save money and time. Cooking from what is available in your pantry
    eliminates nightly visits to the store. We will discuss pantry basics and recipe collections, and we will cook simple meals
    that demonstrate how easy meal preparation can be with a little planning. Bring a notebook and pen to class. This is a
    demonstration class.
    • Course # CMSV 0836 80
      Mon., Nov. 9
      5:30–7:30 p.m.
      Location: GW 224
      Instructor: Pam Jones
      Cost: $35
  • Not Chicken Again
    If you are tired of the same old chicken recipes, come learn new ideas for our favorite poultry. Adding new flavors can wake
    up the most basic meals such as grilled chicken breast. This is a demonstration and tasting class.
    • Course # CMSV 0837 70
      Thur., Oct. 22
      5:30–7:30 p.m.
      Location: GW 224
      Instructor: Pam Jones
      Cost: $35
  • Smoothies for Healthy Aging
    These tasty drinks give you just the right amount of nutrients critical to healthy aging and avoiding malnutrition. Using a
    range of vitamins, minerals, antioxidants, and other healthful ingredients, you will learn quick and easy recipes to take home
    and create. This is a demonstration class.
    • Course # CMSV 0116 70
      Wed. and Mon., Sept. 30 and Oct. 5
      5:30–7:30 p.m.
      Location: GW 224
      Instructor: Teresa Bogucki
      Cost: $35
  • Soup
    Learn how to make classic soups using a few basic ingredients that you can serve over and over. Soups are filling and
    nutritious. They can be served hot or cold and can be stew like , cream based, or broth. Share classic recipes for vegetable,
    chicken noodle, and ham and bean. This is a demonstration and tasting class.
    • Course # CMSV 0823 80
      Thur., Nov. 5
      5:30–7:30 p.m.
      Location: GW 224
      Instructor: Pam Jones
      Cost: $35
  • Time Saving Recipes: Rotisserie Chicken
    Many grocery stores offer rotisserie chickens in their delis. Learn to use prepared chicken in time saving and economical
    recipes including tortilla soup, chicken salad, enchiladas, and chicken and dumplings. This is a demonstration class.
    • Course # CMSV 0822 60
      Thur., Sept. 17
      5:30–7:30 p.m.
      Location: GW 224
      Instructor: Pam Jones
      Cost: $35
  • Winemaking 101
    Experience the wine making process from start to bottling. Participants will start a gallon of wine using either a kit or from
    scratch, and then finish it at home since the process takes three months. We will sample wines and learn about the different
    varieties. You must be 21 to register. Bring a valid driver’s license to class.
    • Course # CMSV 0815 70
      Tue., Sept. 29 to Nov. 10
      7:30–9:30 p.m.
      Location: 122 East Midwest Ave.
      Instructor: Rich Weaver
      Cost: $108
CLASSES : DANCE & MUSIC
FALL 2015
DANCE
  • Ballroom Dance: Beginners
    Dance the night away after learning three fun and easy ballroom dances: the waltz, jitterbug, and foxtrot. Must register with a
    partner.
    • Course # CMSV 0035 80
      Sun., Nov. 1 to 22
      6–8 p.m.
      Location: LH Gym
      Instructor: Machelle Holloway
      Cost: $65/each
  • Belly Dance Light
    Learn belly dance basics without the stress of a traditional
    dance class. This light weight, light hearted class will have y ou
    feeling light on your feet and is a great opportunity to bond with
    your friends and family. Let your inner goddess be free with this
    dance. Bring three yards of chiffon to class for veils.
    • Course # CMSV 0036 60
      Sat., Sept. 12 to Oct. 10
      10–11:30 a.m.
      Location: 1977 E. A St.
      Instructor: Jane Sutton
      Cost: $55

    • Course # CMSV 0036 70
      Sat., Oct. 24 to Nov. 21
      10–11:30 a.m.
      Location: 1977 E. A St.
      Instructor: Jane Sutton
      Cost: $55
  • Dance: One-Night Workshops
    Pick from the following sessions and come learn to dance that
    rhythm in just one night. Teens are welcome. Must register
    with a partner. Call the instructor at 307-259-2501 for more
    information.

  • American Tango
    Course # CMSV 0043 80
    Tue., Oct. 27
    7–9 p.m.
    Location: EI 101
    Instructor: Machelle Holloway
    Cost: $15/each

  • Country Two Step I
    Course # CMSV 0038 70
    Tue., Sept. 29
    7–9 p.m.
    Location: EI 101
    Instructor: Machelle Holloway
    Cost: $15/each

  • Country Two Step II
    Course # CMSV 0041 70
    Tue., Oct. 20
    7–9 p.m.
    Location: EI 101
    Instructor: Machelle Holloway
    Cost: $15/each

  • Country Swing I
    Course # CMSV 0040 60
    Tue., Sept. 15
    7–9 p.m.
    Location: EI 101
    Instructor: Machelle Holloway
    Cost: $15/each

  • Country Swing II
    Course # CMSV 0039 70
    Tue., Oct. 6
    7–9 p.m.
    Location: EI 101
    Instructor: Machelle Holloway
    Cost: $15/each

  • Jitterbug Rock `n Roll
    Course # CMSV 0037 70
    Tue., Sept. 22
    7–9 p.m.
    Location: EI 101
    Instructor: Machelle Holloway
    Cost: $15/each

  • Night Club Two Step
    Course # CMSV 0033 70
    Tue., Oct. 13
    7–9 p.m.
    Location: EI 101
    Instructor: Machelle Holloway
    Cost: $15/each
  • Line Dancing: Beginner
    Gain confidence and ease on the dance floor by learning the latest fun and easy line dances. We will practice popular
    dances such as the cupid shuffle, two-step, cha cha slide, and copperhead road. You do not need a dance partner to take this
    class. Call the instructor for more information at 307-259-2501.
    • Course # CMSV 0042 60
      Wed., Sept. 9 to 30
      7–8 p.m.
      Location: Absolute Fitness, 138 S. Kimball (Commissary Mall)
      Instructor: Machelle Holloway
      Cost: $22
  • Line Dancing: Intermediate
    Gain confidence and ease on the dance floor by learning the latest fun and easy line dances. We will practice new line
    dances to many styles of music. You do not need a dance partner to take this class. Call the instructor for more information
    at 307-259-2501.
    • Course # CMSV 0042 70
      Wed., Oct. 7 to 28
      7–8 p.m.
      Location: Absolute Fitness, 138 S. Kimball (Commissary Mall)
      Instructor: Machelle Holloway
      Cost: $22
  • Line Dancing: Advanced
    Continue to learn the latest fun and easy dances that are for all ages. You do not need a dance partner to take this class. Call
    the instructor for more information at 307-259-2501.
    • Course # CMSV 0042 80
      Wed., Nov 4 to 25
      7–8 p.m.
      Location: Absolute Fitness, 138 S. Kimball (Commissary Mall)
      Instructor: Machelle Holloway
      Cost: $22
MUSIC
  • Guitar: Beginner
    Dust off your guitar and hidden talent and come learn open chords, keys, and rhythm styles. Bring an acoustic guitar and
    pick to class.
    • Course # CMSV 0300 60
      Wed., Sept. 16 to Nov. 4
      7–8:30 p.m.
      Location: MU 112
      Instructor: James Jordan
      Cost: $65
  • Singing for Joy
    Improve your basic singing techniques and become the solo singer you have always wanted to be. You will learn breathing,
    tone placement, clarity of sound, and the power of your voice. This class is for all skill levels.
    • Course # CMSV 0311 60
      Tue., Sept 15 to Oct. 20
      10–11:30 a.m.
      Location: MU 112
      Instructor: Sandra Davies
      Cost: $53

    • Course # CMSV 0311 80
      Tue., Oct. 27 to Dec. 8
      (No class on Nov. 24.)
      10–11:30 a.m.
      Location: MU 112
      Instructor: Sandra Davies
      Cost: $53
CLASSES : HEALTH AND FITNESS
FALL 2015
  • Cardio Conditioning
    Improve your cardiovascular endurance, shed pounds, and feel great with this fun and challenging hi-lo and step aerobics cla ss.
    We welcome all fitness levels and encourage you to work at your own pace and comfort level.
    • Course # CMSV 0179 60
      Tue. and Thur., Sept. 8 to Oct. 22
      8–8:50 a.m.
      Location: LH Gym
      Instructor: Patty Kempf
      Cost: $55

    • Course # CMSV 0179 80
      Tue. and Thur., Oct. 27 to Dec. 10
      (No class on Nov. 26.)
      8–8:50 a.m.
      Location: LH Gym
      Instructor: Patty Kempf
      Cost: $55
  • Cardio/Sculpt Circuit Training
    Get a great cardiovascular workout and strengthen your major muscle groups in this hi-lo and step aerobics class. Work all
    muscle groups with easy-to-follow steps and free weights, tubes, stability balls, and weighted balls.
    • Course # CMSV 0178 60
      Mon. and Fri., Sept. 9 to Oct. 23
      5–5:55 p.m.
      Location: LH Gym
      Instructor: Patty Kempf
      Cost: $55

    • Course # CMSV 0178 80
      Mon. and Fri., Oct. 26 to Dec. 11
      (No class on Nov. 27.)
      5–5:55 p.m.
      Location: LH Gym
      Instructor: Patty Kempf
      Cost: $55
  • Fitness on the Fly
    Isolate body areas and tone multiple muscle groups by performing a variety of body sculpting exercises using stability
    and weighted balls, tubing, drumsticks, and free weights. This 30-minute workout will challenge your muscles and keep your
    heart pumping at an elevated rate to burn fat and calories.
    • Course # CMSV 0175 60
      Tue. and Thur., Sept. 8 to Dec. 3 (No class Nov. 26.)
      6:25–6:55 p.m.
      Location: LH Gym
      Instructor: Patty Kempf
      Cost: $65
  • Mat Pilates: Core and More
    Strengthen your core muscles and improve your flexibility, balance, and posture while focusing on proper breathing in this
    class. The movements will help flatten abdominal muscles, yield longer and leaner muscles, prevent injury, relieve stress
    and tension, heighten body awareness, enhance athletic performance, and boost self-esteem. We will perform lowimpact
    movements on an exercise mat and use stability balls and small weighted balls to enhance the effectiveness of the
    exercise. We welcome all fitness levels.
    • Course # CMSV 0032 60
      Mon. and Fri., Sept. 11 to Oct. 23
      6–6:55 p.m.
      Location: LH Gym
      Instructor: Patty Kempf
      Cost: $60

    • Course # CMSV 0032 61
      Tue. and Thur., Sept. 8 to Oct. 22
      9–9:50 a.m.
      Location: LH Gym
      Instructor: Patty Kempf
      Cost: $60

    • Course # CMSV 0032 62
      Tue. and Thur., Sept. 8 to Oct. 22
      4:30–5:25 p.m.
      Location: LH Gym
      Instructor: Patty Kempf
      Cost: $60

    • Course # CMSV 0032 80
      Mon. and Fri., Oct. 26 to Dec. 11
      (No class on Nov. 27.)
      6:–6:55 p.m.
      Location: LH Gym
      Instructor: Patty Kempf
      Cost: $60

    • Course # CMSV 0032 81
      Tue. and Thur., Oct. 27 to Dec. 10
      (No class on Nov. 26.)
      9–9:55 a.m.
      Location: LH Gym
      Instructor: Patty Kempf
      Cost: $60

    • Course # CMSV 0032 82
      Tue. and Thur., Oct. 27 to Dec. 10
      (No class on Nov. 26.)
      4:30–5:25 p.m.
      Location: LH Gym
      Instructor: Patty Kempf
      Cost: $60
  • Senior Silver Sneakers:
    Cardio and Strength Training
    Improve your physical and mental health with this low-impact, easy-to-follow cardio and strength-training workout. We will use
    weights and tubes to challenge the major muscle groups. This class is for people age 55 plus.
    Course # CMSV 0177 60
    • Mon., Wed., and Fri., Sept. 9
      to Oct. 23
      9–9:50 a.m.
      Location: LH Gym
      Instructor: Patty Kempf
      Cost: $65

    • Course # CMSV 0177 80
      Mon., Wed., and Fri., Oct. 26 to
      Dec. 11 (No class on Nov. 25 and 27.)
      9–9:50 a.m.
      Location: LH Gym
      Instructor: Patty Kempf
      Cost: $65
  • Senior Stretch and Balance
    Become more flexible and balanced while gaining strength with this class. You will learn a variety of balancing and
    stretching exercises done standing or lying on mats and core strengthening exercises. Bring a mat to class.
    • Course # CMSV 0180 60
      Fri., Sept. 11 to Oct. 23
      10–10:45 a.m.
      Location: LH Gym
      Instructor: Patty Kempf
      Cost: $30

    • Course # CMSV 0180 80
      Fri., Oct. 30 to Dec. 11
      (No class on Nov. 27.)
      10–10:45 a.m.
      Location: LH Gym
      Instructor: Patty Kempf
      Cost: $30
  • Tai Chi
    Learn exercises for balance, flexibility, range of motion, strength, and a healthy mind and body. We will explore several
    styles of tai chi to address energy, arthritis, and osteoporosis issues including the 8-form yang style. You can do these styles
    standing or sitting in a chair. Wear comfortable shoes and clothing.
    • Course # CMSV 1201 60
      Tue. and Thur., Sept. 8 to Oct. 22
      10:30–11:30 a.m.
      Location: EI 101
      Instructor: Harry Groves
      Cost: $50

    • Course # CMSV 1201 80
      Tue. and Thur., Oct. 27 to Dec. 10
      (No class on Nov. 26.)
      10:30–11:30 a.m.
      Location: EI 101
      Instructor: Harry Groves
      Cost: $50
  • Sunrise Flow
    Start your day with vitality with this multi-level flow class th at explores using the breath to move through a wide range of
    poses that will build strength, expand flexibility, and increase balance. This class is a wonderful way to start your day.
    Suitable for all levels.
    • Course # CMSV 1209 60
      Mon., Wed., and Fri., Sept. 9
      to Oct. 16
      6:30–7:30 a.m.
      Location: EI 101
      Instructor: Crystal Sosalla
      Cost: $55

    • Course # CMSV 1209 80
      Mon., Wed., and Fri., Oct. 26 to Dec. 2
      (No class on Nov. 25 and 27.)
      6:30–7:30 a.m.
      Location: EI 101
      Instructor: Crystal Sosalla
      Cost: $55
  • Yoga: Beginners
    Yoga can help you increase your flexibility and strength, loosen your joints, stretch and irrigate your vertebrae, and relax. Basic
    hatha yoga incorporates postures with breathing techniques to bring body, mind, and breath into one. Wear loose clothing and
    bring a yoga mat to class.
    • Course # CMSV 1200 60
      Mon., Wed., and Fri., Sept. 9 to Oct. 16
      Noon–1 p.m.
      Location: EI 101
      Instructor: Crystal Sosalla
      Cost: $55

    • Course # CMSV 1200 80
      Mon., Wed., and Fri., Oct. 26 to Dec. 4
      (No class on Nov. 25 and 27.)
      Noon–1 p.m.
      Location: EI 101
      Instructor: Crystal Sosalla
      Cost: $55
  • Yoga: Intermediate
    Challenge yourself and enhance your practice. This class offers advanced poses, quicker flow from pose to pose, and longer
    holding of poses. The instructor will offer modifications, so everyone is welcome to attend. Work at your own pace, and do
    something positive for your body.
    • Course # CMSV 1204 60
      Sat., Sept. 12 to Oct. 31
      8–9:30 a.m.
      Location: EI 101
      Instructor: Crystal Sosalla
      Cost: $45
  • Yoga: Beginners and Beyond
    Increase your flexibility, loosen your joints, and stretch and irrigate your vertebrae with yoga, which is both strengthening
    and relaxing. Yoga helps to eliminate toxins from the body and is aerobic in its breathing techniques.
    • Course # CMSV 1202 60
      Tue. and Thur., Sept. 8 to Oct. 15
      5:15–6:15 p.m.
      Location: EI 101
      Instructor: Crystal Sosalla
      Cost: $55

    • Course # CMSV 1202 80
      Tue. and Thur., Oct. 27 to Dec. 3
      (No class on Nov. 26.)
      5:15–6:15 p.m.
      Location: EI 101
      Instructor: Crystal Sosalla
      Cost: $55
 
CLASSES :PHOTOGRAPHY & PERSONAL GROWTH
SUMMER 2015
  • Digital Photography: Digital Single-lens Reflex (DSLR) Cameras
    Learn about digital photography using a DSLR camera in this introductory class. We will cover basic camera functions and
    settings, what those knobs and dials are for, understanding your manual, and how to take better photos. Bring your DSLR camera
    and the user’s manual to class.
    • Course # CMSV 0234 80
      Thur., Nov. 12 to Dec. 10 (No class on Nov. 26.)
      6–8 p.m.
      Location: GW 223
      Instructor: Karel Mathisen
      Cost: $48
  • Photography: Introduction
    Create better photos by learning basic design principles as they apply to photography. Discussions will include framing,
    composition, color, line, and design. This is a hands-on class including weekly feedback of your work. All cameras are
    welcome. Bring an 8 GB jump drive to the first class.
    • Course # CMSV 0235 60
      Thur., Sept. 17 to Nov. 5
      5–7 p.m.
      Location: GW 223
      Instructor: Clint Saunders
      Cost: $74
  • Photography: Intermediate
    This class is for people who already know how to use their cameras and want to expand on their photography skills. Learn
    from lectures, photo assignments, and critiques to improve your photographs. All cameras are welcome. Bring an 8 GB jump drive
    to the first class.
    • Course # CMSV 0237 60
      Tue., Sept. 15 to Dec. 8 (No class on Nov. 24.)
      5–6:30 p.m.
      Location: GW 223
      Instructor: Clint Saunders
      Cost: $94
  • Photoshop: Beginners
    Learn Photoshop and Photoshop Elements basics, including image adjustments, layers masking, cloning, special effects
    filters, and re-touching. You will practice your skills on photo s
    selected by the instructor and on your own photos. Compare options for purchasing new programs such as Cloud and
    Photoshop Elements. Bring an 8 GB jump drive to the first class.
    • Course # CMSV 0236 70
      Sat., Sept. 26 to Oct. 3
      9 a.m.–noon
      Location: BU 127
      Instructor: Karel Mathisen
      Cost: $44
  • Photoshop: Intermediate
    This class is for people who already know basic Photoshop tools and functions, such as review layers, adjust layers, masking,
    color adjustments, cloning, photo stitching, and filters, and want to expand their skills. You will practice your skills on landscapes
    and portraits selected by the instructor and on your own photos. Bring an 8 GB jump drive to the first class.
    • Course # CMSV 0238 70
      Sat., Oct. 17 to Oct. 31
      9 a.m.–noon
      Location: BU 127
      Instructor: Karel Mathisen
      Cost: $44
  • Ayurveda
    Ayurveda, meaning science of life, uses natural healing and has origins in the Vedic culture. Discover a new perspective on health
    and healing by understanding the elements of this 5,000-year-old Indian system.
    • Course # CMSV 0171 70
      Wed., Sept. 23 to Oct. 21
      3–5 p.m.
      Location: GW 223
      Instructor: Chantel Alcaraz
      Cost: $38
  • Conversational and Cultural Spanish: Beginners to Intermediate
    Have fun learning how to speak Spanish in a friendly and educational setting. Focus on pronunciation techniques, phrases
    with accurate intonation, travel tips, and cultural traditions.
    • Course # CMSV 0323 60
      Sat., Sept. 19 to Oct. 10
      10 a.m.–noon
      Location: LH 285
      Instructor: Teresa Bogucki
      Cost: $46
  • Conversational and Cultural Spanish: Advanced
    Build on your knowledge of the Spanish language in this conversational class for advanced speakers. Focus on
    pronunciation techniques, phrases with accurate intonation, travel tips, and cultural traditions.
    • Course # CMSV 0323 70
      Sat., Oct. 24 to Nov. 14
      10 a.m.–noon
      Location: LH 285
      Instructor: Teresa Bogucki
      Cost: $46
  • Five Steps to Landing a Great Job
    Whether you are looking for your first job or you just want to s ee how job hunting has changed, this is a class for you. Finding
    and landing the right job takes more than just luck. Learn how to uncover the hidden job market, build and nurture a professional
    network, and stand out from the crowd of people applying for the same jobs you want. Learn to negotiate for positions and salary.
    You may bring your laptop and resume to class.
    • Course # CMSV 0500 70
      Sat., Oct. 10 and 17
      9–11:30 a.m.
      Location: BU 218
      Instructor: Linda Crowder
      Cost: $25
  • The Language of Autism
    This class will revisit sensory integration challenges of students with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and provide an in-depth
    look at autism as a foreign language. We will discuss tutoring and teaching strategies for parents and educators of students
    with ASD.
    • Course # CMSV 0154 70
      Tue., Oct. 6
      6–8 p.m.
      Location: LH 171
      Instructor: Connie Bell-Mayers
      Cost: $15

    • Course # CMSV 0154 80
      Tue., Nov. 3
      6–8 p.m.
      Location: LH 171
      Instructor: Connie Bell-Mayers
      Cost: $15
  • Speak for Yourself
    Learn advocacy strategies for students with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and methods to facilitate the development of
    self-advocacy skills for students on the spectrum.
    • Course # CMSV 0150 70
      Tue., Oct. 20
      6–8 p.m.
      Location: LH 171
      Instructor: Connie Bell-Mayers
      Cost: $15

    • Course # CMSV 0150 80
      Tue., Nov. 10
      6–8 p.m.
      Location: LH 171
      Instructor: Connie Bell-Mayers
      Cost: $15
  • Social Security Benefits and Retirement Strategies
    Learn how to maximize your social security benefits and other strategies for a smarter and happier retirement. Considering
    there are 2,728 rules for claiming benefits and 567 ways to claim them, it is easy to see how mistakes are made and money
    is left on the table.
    • Course # CMSV 0130 60
      Tue., Sept. 15 and 22
      6–7:30 p.m.
      Location: BU 310
      Instructor: Todd Durdahl
      Cost: $20

    • Course # CMSV 0130 70
      Tue., Oct. 6 and 13
      6–7:30 p.m.
      Location: BU 310
      Instructor: Todd Durdahl
      Cost: $25
CLASSES : SPORTS, RECREATION

FALL 2015

  • Firearm Safety
    Learn basic marksmanship, firearm safety, and proper gun handling including loading and unloading semi-automatic and
    revolver pistols. This hands-on class includes an individually scheduled range shooting session. Bring an unloaded,
    personal firearm to class, and check it at the service counter upon entering the building. A $10 range fee is payable to the
    instructor.
    • Course # CMSV 0207 60
      Fri., Sept. 18
      6:30–8:30 p.m.
      Location: Sportsman’s Warehouse
      4120 E. 2nd
      Instructor: Hubert Townsend
      Cost: $45

    • Course # CMSV 0207 70
      Fri., Nov. 20
      6:30–8:30 p.m.
      Location: Sportsman’s Warehouse
      4120 E. 2nd
      Instructor: Hubert Townsend
      Cost: $45
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