Carbondale / Roaring Fork Continuing Education Calendar

May
28
Thu
Beginning Sewing @ CMC in Glenwood Springs
May 28 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Class Description

This class is designed to introduce students to the essentials of sewing. Class sessions are held at the Glenwood Sewing Center.

Faculty: Elizabeth J. Axthelm
Meets: TH • May 28, 2015 – June 25, 2015
Refund Date: May 26, 2015
Cost: $110
Syn# 91502

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How to Learn Another Language from a Native Speaker or Friend @ CMC in Glenwood Springs
May 28 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Class Description

Ever take a language class and not learn to speak? You aren’t alone. The goal of this class is to provide tools to enable you to work productively with a speaker of a language outside the classroom. The first three weeks you will join with other students in the Lakota class to experience this approach first-hand. The final two weeks a Spanish speaker will be available so you can practice guiding the speaker to help you speak his or her language. You may also invite a friend or other language speaker to the class for the final two weeks so you can practice the approach together.

Faculty: Berneice Catches
Meets: T, TH • May 28, 2015 – June 25, 2015
Refund Date: May 26, 2015
Cost: $90
Syn# 92390

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Learn to Speak Lakota @ CMC in Glenwood Springs
May 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Class Description

Want to learn a Native American language? This short course will give you a chance to begin speaking Lakota. Since you already speak one language, this new language will be considerably easier…if you are willing to speak the new language rather than learn about it. English translations will not be used in the teaching. Bernice Catches, native Lakota speaker, has taught Lakota for many years and participated in training Native speakers around the country in this active language teaching approach.

Faculty: Berneice Catches
Meets: T, TH • May 28, 2015 – June 25, 2015
Refund Date: May 26, 2015
Cost: $85
Syn# 92388

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May
29
Fri
QuickBooks for MAC I @ CMC in Glenwood Springs
May 29 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Class Description

Emphasizes entering, saving, finding and editing basic transactions. Introduces fundamental concepts and reports. Emphasis:QuickBooks 2014

Faculty: Stan Snyder
Meets: F • May 29, 2015 – May 29, 2015
Refund Date: May 27, 2015
Cost: $75
Syn# 91219

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Create a Beautiful Garden @ CMC in Glenwood Springs
May 29 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Western Colorado is a challenging environment for gardeners. Cool nights, unpredictable weather, poor soil, deer and chipmunks all make gardening difficult. This workshop will focus on exceptional perennials well adapted to our soil, water and climate. We will also review planting and maintenance techniques, including control of the more vigorous growing perennials, which can overwhelm a garden. Tips for ensuring perennials longevity in the garden will also be discussed.

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

Faculty: Lynn E. Dwyer
Meets: F • May 29, 2015 – May 29, 2015
Refund Date: May 27, 2015
Cost: $20
Syn# 91839

Printing on Glass and Metal @ CMC in Glenwood Springs
May 29 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Class Description

Learn how to print on non-porous substrates using stickers, decals, dye sublimation transfers, and a demonstration of enamel transfers in a microwave kiln. There will be a discussion of material sources and specialty products that can be used in a do-it-yourself venue.

Faculty: Carol A. Gault
Meets: F • May 29, 2015 – May 29, 2015
Refund Date: May 27, 2015
Cost: $40
Syn# 91860

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Wilderness First Responder Refresher @ CMC in Spring Valley
May 29 @ 6:00 pm – 9:50 pm
Renew Your WFR CertClass Description

Meets the standards for recertification of a Wilderness First Responder certification. Topics to be included are CPR, patient assessment, trauma, medical, and environmental emergencies. This course is required to maintain a current Wilderness First Responder certification, which must be recertified every three years.

Certifications are sponsored by Desert Mountain Medicine (WRF) and the American Heart Association (Professional Rescuer CPR). The supplemental course charge includes textbook, expendable materials, and certification fees. The Saturday and Sunday meetings will take place in the classroom and outdoors. The supplemental course charge is nonrefundable. Minimum age 18.

Faculty: Matthew J. Barrett
Meets: F, S,SU • May 29, 2015 – May 31, 2015
Refund Date: May 27, 2015
Credit Hours: 1.0
Syn# 91545

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Jun
1
Mon
French Conversation @ CMC in Glenwood Springs
Jun 1 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Class Description

French speaker and tutor Virginia Reynolds provides you an excellent way to practice and remember the French you have learned in the past but not used.

Faculty: Virginia M. Reynolds
Meets: M • June 1, 2015 – August 3, 2015
Refund Date: May 29, 2015
Cost: $225
Syn# 92058

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Leave No Trace Trainer Course @ CMC in Glenwood Springs
Jun 1 @ 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 • June 1, 2015 – June 6, 2015
Refund Date: May 29, 2015
Cost: $88
Syn# 91511

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Jun
2
Tue
Contemporary Dance @ CMC in Glenwood Springs
Jun 2 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Kari Sea, dance instructor, offers a new Contemporary Dance class this summer at CMCClass Description

Get up on your toes with Kari Sea. Her course introduces the art of dance and movement expression. It does this from a variety of techniques: ballet, jazz, modern and improvisation. You will examine the art and craft of dance as an expression of culture and community while exploring personal expression, movement, imagery, viewpoints and performance qualities. For ages nine and up.

Faculty: Kari Sea
Meets: T, Th • June 2, 2015-July 9, 2015
Refund Date: May, 29, 2015
Cost: $130
Syn# 92931

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