Emphasis: Aikido. This is an Aikido martial arts course. Aikido philosophy is concerned with protecting oneself while not harming the attacker. Aikidoists join rather than oppose. This is a philosophy of life. Through the sweat and motion of training, the harmony of Aikido is discovered. Students 14 years and older may register for this class. Meets Tuesdays and Thursdays, 5/20-8/7. Cost: $145; Refund: 5/16.
According to some research by app developers, people use only between 25% to 40% of all their apps and tools. Make your iPad the best companion with all the tools you need to make your life much easier. Come to learn more cool things your iPad can do. Discover the hidden tools, settings and apps of your iPad. (Explicación en español tambien; Spanish explanation by request). Meets Wednesdays, 5/21-5/28. Cost: $75; Refund: 5/19.
This intensive hands-on seminar on bread introduces the student to the basics of artisan bread baking. Learn to bake basic white bread, multi-grain boules, braided loaves, and a variety of French loaves such as batards, baguettes, ficelles and boules.
Covers manual checks, bank transfers, credit card transactions, reconciling bank and credit card accounts to third-party statements, and use of asset, liability and equity accounts to record transactions. Prerequisite: Quickbooks I or instructor consent. Emphasis: QuickBooks 2012. Cost: $75; Refund: 5/21.
Bring a piece (or two) of your work in progress. There’s no need to have a finished project; we’ll point out the strengths in your work and talk about what’s next to bring your writing up a notch – or three. Don’t worry – the atmosphere will be nonthreatening and somewhat playful and experimental.
Knife Skills is one of our most popular classes and is recommended for anyone who is serious about improving their cooking skills. Learn about the selection, care and proper use of cutlery. Cutlery will be provided by CMC. This is a hands-on class with an emphasis on developing basic knife skills while learning classical vegetable cuts.
Small businesses are using Google+ and Google Places for Business to boost their website’s presence on the Internet and reach thousands of additional online users. Learn how to use these tools to radically improve your Google rankings and increase qualified traffic to your website. Cost: $40; Refund: 5/27.
Workshops will be held May 29 to June 19 and meeting Thursday mornings, 9-11:30 a.m. Participants can sign up for all four workshops at a discounted rate of $140, or individual workshops for $40 each.
Individual Workshops include:
Spend a warm summer evening traveling the Mediterranean learning to prepare a variety of grilled ethnic specialties from Greece, Turkey, Morocco, Italy and Spain.
Emphasizes entering, saving, finding and editing basic transactions. Introduces fundamental concepts and reports.Emphasis: MAC QuickBooks 2012. Cost: $75; Refund: 5/28.