November – December 2013

Nov
7
Thu
Smartphones, iPads & Tablets @ Glenwood Springs
Nov 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Class Description

According to some research by app developers, people use only between 25% to 40% of all their apps and tools. Make your phone, tablet or pad the best companion with all the tools you need to make your life much easier. Are you taking advantage of all the apps and tools your smartphone, tablet and pad offer? Come to learn everything your smartphone, tablet and pad can do Discover the hidden tools, setting and apps of your smartphone, tablet and pad. (Explicacion en espanol tambien – Spanish explanation by request). Meets Thursdays, Nov. 7 and 14.

Syn# 78218
Cost $50

Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”

The Evolution of Rock & Recording Technology @ Glenwood Springs
Nov 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Class Description

This class traces the evolution of Rock and Roll through different trends and styles from the 50′s through the present. Using samples of recordings, the class explores how both Rock music and recording technology changed and how one drove the other. The course gives listeners a new perspective of what they are listening to and how analogue and digital recordings differ in sound. Meets Thursdays, 11/7-11/21.

Syn# 74094
Cost $52

Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”

Nov
9
Sat
MAC: Powerpoint 2011 @ Glenwood Springs
Nov 9 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Class Description

In this three hour workshop, you will get hands-on experience in using PowerPoint for the Macintosh, starting with a simple presentation, and then learning how to add photos, clip art, sounds, and creative transitions. You will learn how to select from a variety of backgrounds, fonts, and master slides. We will also cover some of the do’s” and “don’t's” for effective presentations, and how to use PowerPoint for simple graphic projects. If you find yourself frequently giving presentations or talks, you will want to learn how to use the PowerPoint to give your presentations more impact.

Syn# 78202
Cost $35

Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”

Un Dia de Espanol: Mercado @ Glenwood Springs
Nov 9 @ 9:00 am – 2:30 pm
Class Description

This is a mini-immersion course where students learn vocabulary and grammar focusing on things at a market or store. Students also practice money conversion and learn about different cultural components of Spanish-speaking countries. The class is broken into two segments: classroom learning followed by a treasure-hunting trip to Garcias Market in Carbondale (speaking only Spanish!). Between the classroom portion of the class and the visit to the market, students have half an hour for lunch (you are encouraged to eat at the lunch counter at Garcias Market). Students should have some Spanish exposure, but not too much. Students are responsible for their own meal and transportation to and from the market. Bring paper, pen and your enthusiasm to learn. Handouts are provided.

Syn# 74075
Cost $62

Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”

Gluten-Free Baking & Cooking @ Glenwood Springs
Nov 9 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Class Description

Tammy and Louie Girardot (Culinary Bootcamp and Bootcamp for Bakers) and their daughter, Simone, host this Gluten-Free Baking/Cooking workshop. Workshop time will be divided 60/40 with an emphasis on baking. During the baking portion of the class students get an in-depth view of the basic chemistry of baking desserts, muffins, scones and coffee pastries with equal emphasis on decoration and presentation. The cooking portion explores work-arounds and substitutions for ingredients used in classic holiday cooking from a gluten-free chef’s perspective. After all, the holidays are right around the corner!

Syn# 74083
Cost $57

Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”

Nov
12
Tue
A Lightning Survey of Philosophical Skepticism @ Carbondale
Nov 12 @ 4:30 pm – 5:50 pm
Class Description

This course examines the stance in philosophy known as skepticism, which Georg Cristoph Lichtenberg (a favorite philosopher of Leo Tolstoy and Albert Einstein) described with his aphorism, Nothing can contribute more to peace of soul than the lack of any opinion whatever.” Students will explore the appearance of this paradoxical stance and its effects within the history of Western thought. Meets Tuesdays through Nov. 26.

Syn# 78551
Cost $29

Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”

Microsoft Office 2010 Basics @ Carbondale
Nov 12 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Class Description

This intensive workshop will cover basics of using the MS Office Suite to improve your productivity.

Syn# 78214
Cost $95

Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”

Nov
19
Tue
Healthy Holiday Goodies @ Glenwood Springs
Nov 19 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Class Description

Looking for ways to spice up your holiday treats this year and keep yourself and loved ones on a healthy track? In this class, Master Nutritionist Heather Pratt presents alternative flours for baking such as almond and coconut flour, as well as healthier sweetener options and other simple substitutions. You learn how to upgrade tried and true family recipes and how to make some delicious and healthy treats. All the treats made in class are gluten-free, dairy-free and grain-free with options for meeting other dietary needs.

Syn# 75191
Cost $36

Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”

Dec
4
Wed
Seach Engine Optimization @ Glenwood Springs
Dec 4 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Class Description

Learn how search engines like Google work to calculate the rank of websites in their search results. During this 2-session class we will explore strategies and tactics that help websites move to the top of search pages. Explore how to combine the keyword research with links, citations, reviews and social media to get great search engine results for your website. Taught by SEo expert Trent Blizzard. Meets Wednesdays, Dec. 4-11.

Syn# 78210
Cost $50

Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”

Dec
5
Thu
Post Decree Custody Issues: Divorced with Kids? @ Glenwood Springs
Dec 5 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Class Description

Post Decree Custody Issues: Divorced with Kids? This workshop addresses issuesthat arise after a divorce decree is entered. Topics include: enforcement of existing orders; modification of parenting plans; emergency situations; relocations and step-parent adoptions.

Syn# 74069
Cost $10

Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”