Carbondale / Roaring Fork Continuing Education Calendar

Oct
1
Sat
Mac-Beyond the Basics @ CMC in Glenwood Springs
Oct 1 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Class Description:

In this three-hour workshop we will learn about short-cut keys, the Mac Dashboard, and MAC Widgets. You will learn about using the Mac on the web effectively and efficiently. We will learn about useful utilities on the MAC such as the calculator, the network utility, the keychain utility, and the disc utility. We will cover some beneficial applications on the Mac such as iTunes, DVD player, and iCal. We will also discuss the ways for running Windows on your Mac: Parallels and Bootcamp. You will learn about application help menus and online help, and how ti use these tools for finding answers to your more advanced computer questions.

Faculty: Nancy L. Bowen
Meets: S • October 1, 2016 – October 1, 2016
Refund Date: September 29, 2016
Cost: $35
Syn: #01229

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Krav Maga Self Defense Training @ CMC in Glenwood Springs
Oct 1 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Class Description:

Krav Maga was created to train men and women, ages 18-55, in self-defense for the Israeli Defense Forces. It is easy to learn and easy to remember; and it does not depend on athletic ability or brute strength. Along with the techniques, students will learn the philosophy, mind setting, adrenaline dump and the situational awareness needed to defend oneself. Instructor is a black belt and top level 5 in Krav Maga (http://gabecohendefense.com/). Please wear sweat pants or shorts and sneakers.

Faculty: Cowen
Meets: S • October 1, 2016 – December 3, 2016
Refund Date: September 29, 2016
Cost: $83
Syn: #01132

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Southwest Field Exploration: Grand Gulch @ CMC in Carbondale
Oct 1 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
photograph of Grand Gulch's rock artClass Description:

Introduces the social, religious, economic, and cultural development of the Anasazi. Major ruins, excavation sites, and laboratory facilities in the Four Corners region are explored.

This course focuses on the cultural and natural history of the Grand Gulch region of Cedar Mesa in Utah. Discussion topics include the prehistoric use of the region by Paleo-Indian, Archaic, and Anasazi populations and historic use of the area by the Utes and early archaeologists. Natural history and cultural ecology topics include canyon formation, flora and fauna of the canyon region, and management of the area. This backpacking learning adventure is expertly guided by archaeologist/anthropologist Sandy Jackson, MA and ecologist Dr. Jim Campbell. Students must provide their own food as well as camping and backpacking equipment. A pre-trip will take place Oct 1, the trip runs Oct 11-16, and the post-trip meeting is Oct 22. A non-refundable fee of $149 pays for trip transportation, camping fees and backcountry permit.

Faculty: Sandy Jackson & Dr. James B. Campbell
Meets: S, T,W,TH,F,S,SU • October 1, 2016 – October 22, 2016
Refund Date: October 4, 2016
Credit Hours: 2.0
Syn: #98676

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Wilderness First Responder @ CMC in Spring Valley
Oct 1 @ 6:00 pm – 9:20 pm
Class Description:

This course provides the student with those skills and emergency medical care techniques used by guides, trip leaders and others providing primary care in backcountry setting. The student will be able to respond correctly to those medical and trauma situations commonly encountered when entry into the EMS system is delayed or unlikely.

Upon successful completion of this course students will be awarded a CPR and Wilderness First Responder (WFR) certifications from Desert Mountain Medicine. Students must complete 30 hours of this course on-line prior to the first in-person lesson on Oct 18, via a Canvas course that will be accessible as of Oct 1; instructions for doing so will be provided upon registration. Course meets at Spring Valley Tues and Thurs nights from 10/18-10/27 and then two mandatory field weekends on 10/22-10/23 and 10/29-10/30. The nonrefundable supplemental course charge includes textbook, certification charges and expendable supplies. Minimum age 18.

Faculty: Megan M. Raczak
Meets: T,TH, S,SU, S,SU • October 1, 2016 – October 30, 2016
Refund Date: October 5, 2016
Credit Hours: 4.0
Syn: #98863

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Oct
3
Mon
Computer Basics: Let’s get to it @ CMC in Glenwood Springs
Oct 3 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Class Description:

More iPad and iPhone fun. We will explore more apps, mangage setting, and get to know SIRI better. We will look at the anatomy of an app and how to find apps that enrich your life.

Faculty: Patty A. Daniells
Meets: M • October 3, 2016 – October 3, 2016
Refund Date: September 30, 2016
Cost: $0
Syn: #01220

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Explore Math and Science @ CMC in Glenwood Springs
Oct 3 @ 3:40 pm – 5:00 pm
illustration of solar model carClass Description:

Adults and children make a great team as they work together to learn and expand their discoveray skills. In this class they will explore the principles of motion, gravity, gears and friction while they build racing cars and test them. Solar technology will be explored. Concepts from math and geometry will be discussed and applied. Adult or sibling registers, student is tuition-free. 4th grade and above.

Faculty: Dr. George G. Austin-Martin
Meets: M, W • October 3, 2016 – October 12, 2016
Refund Date: September 30, 2016
Cost: $63
Syn: #01343

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Oct
4
Tue
Town Hall for Veterens @ CMC in Glenwood Springs
Oct 4 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Class Description:

Meet County Veteran Service Officers and representatives from RSVP, CMC, and the VA. Join other veterans for a fun and informative evening to meet your representatives in veteran organizations and learn about some of your benefits. Specifically hear about veterans’ health care including The Choice Program and home care. Learn about a new transportation program for veterans coordinated by four counties and the VA in Grand Junction. Meet representatives to talk about education benefits and RSVP programs.

Faculty: Patty A. Daniells
Meets: T • October 4, 2016 – October 4, 2016
Refund Date: September 30, 2016
Cost: $0
Syn: #01158

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Oct
5
Wed
Retirement Planning @ CMC in Glenwood Springs
Oct 5 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Class Description:

Blends financial education with life planning to help you build wealth, align your money with your values, and achieve your retirement lifestyle goals. Discover five strategies to manage investment risks, 11 ways you may save money on this year’s taxes, important questions to ask before buying insurance, how to invest in and take money out of your company’s retirement plan, as well as determine the savings you need to retire. Course includes an illustrated textbook (one per couple). Spouse/significant other of a student who registers and pays tuition may register at no charge (spouse should register for Syn. 01184).

Faculty: PeakOne Financial
Meets: W • October 5, 2016 – October 12, 2016
Refund Date: October 3, 2016
Cost: $49
Syn: #01137

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Oct
6
Thu
Business Financials 101 @ CMC in Glenwood Springs
Oct 6 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Class Description:

Whether you’re just starting a business or already own an established company, understanding you financials and tax liability can be the difference between success and failure. This course will examine cash flow projections and profit and loss statements, as well as the various taxes associated with small businesses.

Faculty: James R. Olp
Meets: TH • October 6, 2016 – October 6, 2016
Refund Date: October 4, 2016
Cost: $50
Syn: #01267

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Computers for Seniors @ CMC in Glenwood Springs
Oct 6 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Class Description:

For seniors to learn in a safe, supportive environment. Come learn Basic PC usage and Managing Windows 10.

Faculty: Donni Cochran
Meets: TH • October 6, 2016 – October 13, 2016
Refund Date: October 4, 2016
Cost: $50
Syn: #01240

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