Carbondale / Roaring Fork Continuing Education Calendar
Incorporates the practice of fundamental techniques for training your mind to be quiet and peaceful; to focus your thoughts on what you choose; to stimulate the mind-body conversation to enhance your own health.
Faculty: Dr. Stephanie D. Stanfiel
Meets: T • October 6, 2015 – December 8, 2015
Refund Date: October 15, 2015
Credit Hours: 1.0
💥 Use Syn #91477 to Search and Register for your class.
Discuss the health benefits of raw and vegan vegetarian meals. We’ll make fun and creative dishes like cauliflower pizza crust with pesto and veggies, raw pasta primavera, jicama crunch sticks and raw sorbet dessert. Additional $25 ingredient fee collected in class.
Faculty: Laurie E. Nathe
Meets: T • October 6, 2015
Refund Date: October 2, 2015
💥 Use Syn #93558 to Search and Register for your class.
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 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: please register for Syn. #93490.
Faculty: Bruce & Tom Miller
Meets: W • October 7, 2015 – October 14, 2015
Refund Date: October 5, 2015
💥 Use Syn #93451 to Search and Register for your class.
This seminar introduces attendees to the requirements for obtaining financing for a business. Learn about SBA loan programs, non-traditional financing sources, and the components od a comprehensive loan package.
Faculty: James R. Olp
Meets: TH • October 8, 2015 – October 8, 2015
Refund Date: October 6, 2015
💥 Use Syn #93093 to Search and Register for your class.
This one-day workshop introduces the newest offering of accounting software from Intuit, the makers of QuickBooks Pro desktop accounting software. QuickBooks Online is a subscription based accounting software that resides in the Cloud, making access from any location and any computer platform, Windows, Mac or Google Chrome possible. Topics discussed will include advantages and disadvantages of QuickBooks Online, entering sales and purchase transactions, downloading transactions via Bank Feeds, generating payroll and producing reports.
Faculty: Stan Snyder
Meets: F • October 9, 2015 – October 9, 2015
Refund Date: October 7, 2015
💥 Use Syn #93030 to Search and Register for your class.
We will be doing cyanotype sun printing on cotton fabric. Students will need to bring a 5×7″ sheet of glass (Clip Frame) preferably with ground edges, a back board the same size, and clips to hold it together and found objects that create shadows. Instructor will bring negatives and treated fabric. You will also learn about the upcoming printing classes. There is a materials fee of $5.00 for this session.
Faculty: Carol A. Gault
Meets: F • October 9, 2015
💥 Use Syn #93362 to Search and Register for your class.
The need to know family roots and a family’s place in history has made genealogy one of the world’s most popular hobbies. According to Ancestry.com, $2.3B was spent in 2012 on genealogy research. This hands-on course will help the novice and seasoned professional organize their research findings, as well as assist with efficient methods for researching, provide tips for researching on a budget, and acquaint students with resources posted on the Internet all to enhance a family story.
Faculty: Willa M. Kane
Meets: S • October 10, 2015 – November 7, 2015
Refund Date: October 8, 2015
💥 Use Syn #93386 to Search and Register for your class.
This three hour workshop will give you hands-on experience in using one of the more powerful and popular applications for spreadsheet processing, Microsoft Excel for the Macintosh. You will learn how to create a simple spreadsheet, how to cut, how to paste text, how to sort data, analyze data, create informative graphs, use simple formulas to your advantage, and how to understand some of the more advanced complexities of this application.
Faculty: Nancy L. Bowen
Meets: S • October 10, 2015 – October 10, 2015
Refund Date: October 8, 2015
💥 Use Syn #93035 to Search and Register for your class.
Learn to use your iPad to its full potential. This class will teach you how to use your device to meet your own unique needs. If you are unsure of even the questions to ask in how to maximize your use of an iPad, this class is for you! An emphasis will be on teaching the use of apps that promote independence and self-sufficiency, especially for those with disabilities and individuals wishing to ‘age’ in place. Bring your devices to class. Alice Brouhard, RN and Trainer researches applications and devices and teaches others to use technology to support their independence and self-management. That support comes in the form of iPad, iPod Touch, smartphones and apps.
Faculty: Alice M. Brouhard
Meets: M • October 12, 2015 – October 12, 2015
Refund Date: October 9, 2015
💥 Use Syn #93044 to Search and Register for your class.
This is the second course in the series and covers additional topics in How to Pass College Algebra. If you’ve failed College Algebra or are worried about passing it, or if you’ve passed Dev Ed Math (055) with a C+ or lower, this class is for you. These non-credit sessions will use your strengths and abilities to think instead of asking you to simply memorize formulas. Mathematician George Austin-Martin has brought alternative school students to national and international conferences. If you are interested in passing College Algebra, he can help you as well.
Faculty: Dr. George G. Austin-Mart
Meets: M • October 12, 2015 – November 9, 2015
Refund Date: October 9, 2015
💥 Use Syn #93647 to Search and Register for your class.