Carbondale / Roaring Fork Continuing Education Calendar

Jul
9
Thu
Golf Clinic @ CMC in Glenwood Springs
Jul 9 @ 6:15 pm – 8:00 pm
image of golferClass Description

This CMC golf clinic is hosted by Lakota Canyon Ranch in New Castle. This course, available to all ability levels, covers the fundamentals of the golf swing (grip, stance, posture and current swing), chipping and pitching, putting and driving. The course fee covers eight hours of instruction and use of the golf course. Students are responsible for their own equipment (limited rentals are available; call 970-984-9700 to inquire). Students must wear proper golf attire (no cut-off shorts or jeans). Register in advance at CMC.

Faculty: Ken Dunham
Meets: TH • July 9, 2015 – July 30, 2015
Refund Date: July 7, 2015
Cost: $99
Syn# 92643

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Jul
10
Fri
Flower Photography @ CMC in Glenwood Springs
Jul 10 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Capture Full Bloom BeautyClass Description

Flowers may not be able to run away but they are still a challenge to photograph. Bring your camera, point and shoot or fancy, and a tripod to photograph flowers in the classroom and in their environment. Class will meet at different locations to use the wonderful flower resources of our valley. Students will be encouraged to work on personal projects independently. Knowledge of your camera’s basic operations will be expected. Any macro capabilities,flash equipment and wide angle resources are also welcome.

Faculty: Carol A. Gault
Meets: F • July 10, 2015 – July 31, 2015
Refund Date: July 8, 2015
Cost: $88
Syn# 90933

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Jul
11
Sat
Organic Disease & Pest Control @ CMC in Glenwood Springs
Jul 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Are you struggling with your garden? Are your plants not as healthy as you would like? This class focuses on how to prevent problems in the garden, identifying our most common diseases and insects, and the safest ways of dealing with problems. We will explore the basic tenants of organic gardening and organic controls. Everything from companion planting to beneficials (“good bugs” to eat the bad bugs) and the newest organic products in our market will be discussed.

Please register at Colorado Mountain College at 945-7486. Registration for all Summer Classes begins April 20.

Faculty: Lynn E. Dwyer
Meets: S • July 11, 2015 – July 11, 2015
Refund Date: July 9, 2015
Cost: $20
Syn# 91840

Jul
13
Mon
Clear Your Clutter @ CMC in Glenwood Springs
Jul 13 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Photo of instructor Jennifer AndersonClear Your Clutter:

Clutter creates stagnant energy and may be holding you back from that promotion, new job opportunities, meeting that special person, and myriad mental and physical health issues as well. Clearing your clutter can assist you in opening up the energy flow in your home, which not only helps you feel better and more energized, you may also find unexpected things happening in areas of your life that the clutter was most stagnant in – based on Feng Shui principles.

Faculty: Jennifer Anderson
Meets: M • July 13, 2015
Refund Date: July 10, 2015
Cost: $30
Syn# 91171

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Feng Shui for the Home:

Your Space affects you. Learn the basics of this ancient Chinese “Art of Placement” and start creating environments in your home that are more conducive to attracting health, wealth, love, and new opportunities or simply just improve the “feel” of your home. Our living – and working – spaces are affecting us every day, no matter if it’s your dream home, temporary housing, apartment or trailer. Get tools to start shifting your space now and improve your life.

Faculty: Jennifer Anderson
Meets: M • July 27, 2015
Refund Date: July 24, 2015
Cost: $30
Syn# 91169

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Jul
14
Tue
Math for Nurses @ CMC in Glenwood Springs
Jul 14 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Class Description

Text required.

Faculty: Greg A. Guardiano
Meets: T • July 14, 2015 – August 4, 2015
Refund Date: July 10, 2015
Cost: $105
Syn# 91622

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Jul
17
Fri
Standing Tall in the Presence of a Bully @ CMC in Carbondale
Jul 17 @ 6:00 pm – 8:50 pm

Photo of instructor Fred DonaldsonTeacher Fred Donaldson, Ph.D., will help students develop methods for countering fear with love through a non-contest, highly kinesthetic form of play, developed by Dr. Donaldson over the past few decades, called Original Play. Recognized internationally for his work, Dr. Donaldson has used Original Play to catalyze cooperation among street children in Singapore and Brazil, prison inmates in South Africa, gangs in New York and Los Angeles, and Syrian refugees in Lebanon. (For an introduction, watch episode 10 of the PBS documentary The Promise of Play). Using this method, Dr. Donaldson has repeatedly facilitated reconciliation among bullies and their victims in some of the toughest schools in the world. By practicing Original Play in a workshop setting, students will learn this unusual and highly effective method for building trust and cooperation within their own communities. The workshop meets in Carbondale on Fri., July 17 (6-9p), and Sat. & Sun. July 18-19 (9a-4p). Students must register by July 1.

Faculty: Fred Donaldson
Meets: F, S,SU • July 17, 2015 – July 19, 2015
Refund Date: July 15, 2015
Cost: $150
Syn# 92016

 

Jul
25
Sat
Community First Aid & CPR @ CMC in Carbondale
Jul 25 @ 8:00 am – 5:50 pm
first aid symbolClass Description

Prepares the student for certification in CPR and basic first aid. Skills will include basic life support, airway obstruction, control of bleeding, shock, and patient care for the unconscious.

American Heart Association materials are used. Book required and must be purchased.

Faculty: Ronald J. Kroesen
Meets: S • July 25, 2015 – July 25, 2015
Refund Date: July 23, 2015
Credit Hours: 0.5
Syn# 92042

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Jul
27
Mon
Fantastic Photos on iPad @ CMC in Glenwood Springs
Jul 27 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
photo of iPad photoClass Description

Learn how to use the photo features on your iPad and iPhone. You will learn about PhotoStream or Photo Library on your device, how to create and organize albums, and how to set up slideshows with music. We will cover how to edit photos on your device with the built-in photo app as well as look at some helpful third party apps. Must be comfortable in the use of an iPad or iPhone. Make sure you bring your Apple ID and password to class.

Faculty: Alice Brouhard
Meets: M • July 27, 2015
Refund Date: July 24, 2015
Cost: $40
Syn# 91248

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Feng Shui for the Home @ CMC in Glenwood Springs
Jul 27 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Photo of instructor Jennifer AndersonClass Description

Your Space affects you. Learn the basics of this ancient Chinese “Art of Placement” and start creating environments in your home that are more conducive to attracting health, wealth, love, and new opportunities or simply just improve the “feel” of your home. Our living – and working – spaces are affecting us every day, no matter if it’s your dream home, temporary housing, apartment or trailer. Get tools to start shifting your space now and improve your life.

Faculty: Jennifer Anderson
Meets: M • July 27, 2015
Refund Date: July 24, 2015
Cost: $30
Syn# 91169

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Leave No Trace Trainer Course @ CMC in Glenwood Springs
Jul 27 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Class Description

In this hands-on course participants receive training in the seven principles of Leave No Trace and other wildland ethics. Upon successful completion, each participant will receive a Leave No Trace Trainer certificate of achievement from the Center for Leave No Trace. Successful graduates gain the required training that enables them to teach accredited Leave No Trace Awareness Workshops on their own. Includes a field day where students will have a chance to put their newly acquired skills to the test. An additional $11 will be collected at the first class to purchase the official materials from the Center of Leave No Trace. Instructor Jeremy Comeau holds a degree in recreation and has completed training as a Leave No Trace Master Educator.

Faculty: Jeremy Comeau
Meets: M, W, F, S • July 27, 2015 – August 1, 2015
Refund Date: July 24, 2015
Cost: $88
Syn# 91513

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