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NALP 145P - Dementia/Alzheimer's Seminar

Dementia/Alzheimer's Seminar This comprehensive seminar on Alzheimer's / Dementia will enhance your training. Course includes: * Diagnosis Prognosis and Treatment an introduction * Evaluation and test for Alzheimer's * Communication * Feeling and Repetitive Behavior and Paranoia * Wandering, Hoarding Behavior, Aggressive Behavior, Catastrophic Reactions * Sundowning and Hallucinations * Intimacy and Sexual Behavior *Depression * Personal care and bathing without a battle * Activity for Alzheimer's and Spiritual Care * Positive changes to their environment * Stress and the caregiver * Staff and family relationships and end of life issues * Guidance with the National Certification Application Upon completion of this seminar you are eligible to apply for Certification as a Certified Dementia Practitioner. You must meet the NCCDP requirements for certification. The application for certification is available at www.nccdp.org

Lecture
Days: Mon.
Begin Date: 2016-06-13
Times: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
RE01
Class Number: 1874
End Date: 2016-06-13
Krupa
Campus: Midpoint Campus Center
Building/Room: MIDB338
Fee: $149
Fee includes: Book, Certificate and Lunch
Lecture
Days: Thurs.
Begin Date: 2016-08-04
Times: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
RE02
Class Number: 1875
End Date: 2016-08-04
Krupa
Campus: Midpoint Campus Center
Building/Room: MIDB338
Fee: $149
Fee includes: Book, Certificate and Lunch

NART 113C - Advanced Watercolor Pencils

No talent is needed, just your imagination! Take this class to the next level! From the beginning with your basic techniques you will introduce yourself to the medium of watercolor. The pencils give you control and also versatility. You will learn about brushes, paper, style, all without previous experience.

Lecture
Days: Sat.
Begin Date: 2016-10-01
Times: 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
DE01
Class Number: 4436
End Date: 2016-10-01
Clark-Samko
Campus: Main Campus
Building/Room: SP219
Fee: $18
Supplies to be purchased by each student: one pack of watercolor pencils, #140 watercolor paper and a Taklon round #8 brush.

NART 119C - Beginners Watercolor Pencils

No talent is needed, just your imagination! Start at the beginning with very basic techniques to introduce you to the medium of watercolor. The pencils give you control and also versatility. You will learn about brushes, paper, style, all without previous experience.

Lecture
Days: Sat.
Begin Date: 2016-09-17
Times: 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
DE01
Class Number: 4435
End Date: 2016-09-17
Clark-Samko
Campus: Main Campus
Building/Room: SP219
Fee: $18
Supplies to be purchased by each student: one pack of watercolor pencils, #140 watercolor paper and a Taklon round #8 brush.

NART 143C - Side by Side Basket

Two baskets will be woven that are attached at the base. The base of each basket measures 4 ''and is 3 '' high. Can be used for peanuts in one basket and shells in the other, candy, etc.

Lecture
Days: Fri.
Begin Date: 2016-06-03
Times: 9:30 AM - 3:00 PM
RE01
Class Number: 1867
End Date: 2016-06-03
Pflaum
Campus: Midpoint Campus Center
Building/Room: MIDB329
Fee: $43
Basket kit included

NART 160C - Tabletop Zen Gardening

Learn to consider gardens as art, including the aesthetics of garden design, and the techniques and materials to use when creating a Zen or meditative garden. Then build your own tabletop garden. All materials included.

Lecture
Days: Thurs.
Begin Date: 2016-10-20
Times: 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
DE01
Class Number: 4434
End Date: 2016-10-20
Plank
Campus: Main Campus
Building/Room: SP219
Fee: $10
All materials included with class fee

NART 169C - THE ART OF RENAISSANCE FLANDERS: The Luminous Painting of the North

The Flemish created spectacularly detailed and colorful paintings during the Renaissance of the north. The art of Jan van Eyck, Pieter Bruegal, and Peter Paul Rubens are discussed in this presentation.

Lecture
Days: Thurs.
Begin Date: 2016-06-09
Times: 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM
DE01
Class Number: 1871
End Date: 2016-06-09
Crum
Campus: Main Campus
Building/Room: SP219
Fee: $12

NART 200C - Basic Drawing II

Take your drawing to the next level. Learn special techniques and dimensional shading. Add even more interest to a drawing by creating different textures. We will explore side and tip of the pencil shading and combined shading techniques to draw smoother looking areas. Instructor will use group examples, instruction and one to one. Open to beginning and advanced students.

Lecture
Days: Thurs.
Begin Date: 2016-09-15
Times: 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
DE01
Class Number: 4433
End Date: 2016-10-13
Smith
Campus: Main Campus
Building/Room: SP219
Fee: $59
Supplies required for class are: - Design 3800 drawing pencils, one of each: 2b, hb, 2h, 4h and 6b - Generals Sketchins pencil: 533, 6B or 2B, 3B and 4B - One design ebony jet black pencil - One large design kneaded eraser - One sketch pad 11¿ x 17¿ - Exacto knife - Sandpaper pointer

NCIS 100C - iPad Basics

No experience is necessary to learn the basic functions, setup and management of the iPad. See examples of how your iPad can be used to get the news, watch movies, communicate with others and more. The content of iPad basics will be based on iOS8 and up. Other versions will be addressed as needed. Class will include handouts.

Lecture
Days: Sat.
Begin Date: 2016-09-24
Times: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
DE01
Class Number: 4454
End Date: 2016-09-24
Settle
Campus: Main Campus
Building/Room: SP219
Fee: $14
You may bring your iPad.
Lecture
Days: Tues.
Begin Date: 2016-09-27
Times: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
DE02
Class Number: 4455
End Date: 2016-09-27
Settle
Campus: Main Campus
Building/Room: SP219
Fee: $14
You may bring your iPad.

NCIS 101C - Basic Computer

Eliminate the mystery of the computer. This course is designed for those with very little (if any) knowledge of computers. Perhaps you have never touched a computer before and would like guidance and training. Maybe computers scare you and you are worried about doing something wrong; or maybe you just have trouble getting around in your computer. This is a course for beginners - covering the basics of what a computer can do for you and how to use it more effectively. Learn to turn on the computer, use a mouse and keyboard, open and close software and manage files and folders (delete, restore, copy, move and rename). This class also covers various peripheral components attached to a PC, such as the monitor, printer and modem, including basic components of a PC and the use of Windows 8, which is the newest operating system in Microsoft's line-up. Do you have a notebook computer? Bring it to class with you! Pre-requisite: None

Lecture
Days: Mon.
Begin Date: 2016-09-19
Times: 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
DE01
Class Number: 4448
End Date: 2016-10-10
Rhoades
Campus: Main Campus
Building/Room: LCCCARRG
Fee: $86
Textbook included with class fee.

NCIS 104C - What's Hiding In Your Computer II

Spyware and viruses can invade your privacy, bombard you with pop-up windows, slow down your computer and even make your computer crash. In a continuation of what you've learned in What's Hiding I, we will continue studying in-depth cleanup and maintenance techniques and build on the previous instruction of spyware/virus removal. Several high tech tools are discussed including firewall protection. This class also educates you on the file structure and how to optimize your system by manually manipulating it. Also, gain knowledge of editing startup programs to reduce your computer's boot up time.

Lecture
Days: Wed.
Begin Date: 2016-11-02
Times: 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
DE01
Class Number: 4451
End Date: 2016-11-23
Rhoades
Campus: Main Campus
Building/Room: LCCCARRG
Fee: $61
Spyware/Virus Removal Techniques & Computer Clean-up Materials included with class fee.

NCIS 105C - What's Hiding In Your Computer I

SPYWARE/VIRUS REMOVAL TECHNIQUES & COMPUTER CEANUP Is your computer running slow, popping up unwanted windows, taking you to websites that you don't want to go to? You may have unwanted guests scampering around in your computer. Spyware/viruses play havoc with the smooth operation of your computer but did you know that they can gather information about your online trends and spending habits? Malicious programs can log your passwords, capturing and transmitting your personal data. There are many types of spyware and viruses running loose within the internet. Learn how to keep your system clean by running spyware/virus removal programs and keep the snoops out. This is the place to educate yourself and fight back! Every thing you need is right here. Don't pay someone for spyware/virus removal. Do it yourself! This class teaches advanced methods, going deep into computer cleanup. This course is not for the faint of heart but for those who want to learn serious removal techniques.

Lecture
Days: Wed.
Begin Date: 2016-10-05
Times: 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
DE01
Class Number: 4450
End Date: 2016-10-26
Rhoades
Campus: Main Campus
Building/Room: LCCCARRG
Fee: $61
Spyware/Virus Removal Techniques & Computer Clean-up Materials included with class fee

NCIS 107C - Basic Computer and Basic Internet

Sign up for both of our Basic Computer and Internet classes and save!

Lecture
Days: Mon.
Begin Date: 2016-09-19
Times: 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
DE01
Class Number: 4447
End Date: 2016-11-07
Rhoades
Campus: Main Campus
Building/Room: LCCCARRG
Fee: $140
Textbook included with class fee.

NCIS 108C - iPad Tips & Tricks

Now that you understand your Apple hardware, spend two hours using it for communication. We will use Siri to go over FaceTime, AirPlay, camera and e-Mail. Class requires an IOS Version 8 or up with camera (iPad, iPod or iPhone) updated to the latest software version. Outline will be provided. Call for requirements and assistance. Not intended for Android or Windows devices. Recommended to take the basic iPad class first.

Lecture
Days: Sat.
Begin Date: 2016-10-01
Times: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
DE01
Class Number: 4456
End Date: 2016-10-01
Settle
Campus: Main Campus
Building/Room: SP219
Fee: $14
Not intended for Android or Windows devices. Recommended: Take the iPad basic class first.
Lecture
Days: Thurs.
Begin Date: 2016-10-06
Times: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
DE02
Class Number: 4457
End Date: 2016-10-06
Settle
Campus: Main Campus
Building/Room: SP219
Fee: $14
Not intended for Android or Windows devices. Recommended: Take the iPad basic class first.

NCIS 112C - More Facebook -A Power User's Guide

Facebook has become a part of our daily lives, from sharing pictures to writing on our friend's newsfeeds. Facebook can be thought of as your home on the Internet. It is so addictive one can spend an entire day learning this gigantic social network of newsfeeds, pictures and posts' or you can utilize some tricks that will give you the upper hand over other users and make you a Facebook power user. This class builds on the previous Facebook Fundamentals class and teaches you more of what makes Facebook valuable as a tool for planning events, playing games and engaging in various activities.

Lecture
Days: Wed.
Begin Date: 2016-09-21
Times: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
DE01
Class Number: 4453
End Date: 2016-09-21
Rhoades
Campus: Main Campus
Building/Room: LCCCARRG
Fee: $14
This class builds on the previous Facebook Fundamentals class. Prerequisite: Facebook Fundamentals; working account to use in class. You may bring your laptop. Prerequisite: Facebook Fundamentals; working account to use in class. You may bring your laptop.

NCIS 127C - Basic Internet

So you want to use the Internet but have avoided it because you don't understand how it works? Get your computer questions answered while you learn! This class will instruct you on how to connect to the Internet and how to navigate your way around the World Wide Web. Some of the topics covered include: browsers, links, addresses, and search engines. Find out how e-mail works and learn to read, write, send, forward, and reply to messages. Also learn to use a search engine. This course will provide you with enough knowledge to have fun on the Internet, yet will not bore you with too many details.

Lecture
Days: Mon.
Begin Date: 2016-10-17
Times: 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
DE01
Class Number: 4449
End Date: 2016-11-07
Rhoades
Campus: Main Campus
Building/Room: LCCCARRG
Fee: $64
Prerequisite: Must have a basic familiarity with mouse and Windows techniques. Textbook provided for Basic Computer class will also be used for Basic Internet class.

NCIS 137C - Facebook Fun(damentals)

Does it feel like everyone you know is on Facebook? Aren't sure how to start? Have you joined and are now staring at Facebook's homepage thinking: Now what? There's no need to be intimidated! In this class, we will learn how to use Facebook so that you can quickly come up to speed and start enjoying this wildly popular social networking site. You will be able to find lost classmates, make new friends and connect with people who share similar interests. So come and learn how to use Facebook and then go have some fun!

Lecture
Days: Wed.
Begin Date: 2016-09-14
Times: 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
DE01
Class Number: 4452
End Date: 2016-09-14
Rhoades
Campus: Main Campus
Building/Room: LCCCARRG
Fee: $14
Prerequisite: Student must have a working Facebook account (log in). You may bring your laptop.

NCLL 161C - Journey to Antarctica: The White Continent

Traveling to Antarctica is undoubtedly a holiday of a lifetime. The wildlife, history and beautiful landscapes will captivate every traveler .Our expedition cruise departed from southern Argentina for 10 wonderful days on board the National Geographic Explorer. Highlights include: * Views of magnificent mountains, towering icebergs, and ice formations that make up the dramatic Antarctic landscape. * Cruising aboard Zodiac landing craft in search of seals. * Kayaking in protected waters, paddling around icebergs as penguins swim nearby. * On shore visiting with thousands of penguins, including Gentoo, Adelie, and Chinstrap. * Exploring the world's last great wilderness in the company of a team of top naturalists and world famous photographers. * A unexpected visit and rescue to one of our U.S scientific stations.

Lecture
Days: Tues.
Begin Date: 2016-06-07
Times: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
DE01
Class Number: 4537
End Date: 2016-06-07
Staff
Campus: Main Campus
Building/Room: SP219
Fee: $10

NFIT 150C - CLL Personal Fitness I New Student

Personal Fitness I course instructs the NEW STUDENT ADULT 60+ on how to exercise safely and efficiently. It is an individualized, self-paced program designed to improve cardiovascular, respiratory and muscular fitness. A minimum of three, one-hour sessions per week is recommended to establish and retain aerobic fitness. Medical history and questionnaire should be completed in orientation session. If you have a history of health problems, please consult with your physician before registering for the course. The exercise day and time will be set at the convenience of the student.

Lecture
Days:
Begin Date: 2016-07-20
Times:
DE01
Class Number: 1872
End Date: 2016-09-30
Herndon
Campus: Main Campus
Building/Room: PE126
Fee: $42
Orientation Date: July 19th 10:00 am-12:00 pm

NFIT 151C - CLL Personal Fitness II Continuing Student

CLL Lifetime Fitness II Continuing Student course continues the self-paced program designed for the 60+ student to improve cardiovascular, respiratory and muscular fitness. Exercise day and time will be set at the convenience of the student.

Lecture
Days:
Begin Date: 2016-07-01
Times:
DE01
Class Number: 1868
End Date: 2016-09-30
Herndon
Campus: Main Campus
Building/Room: PE126
Fee: $38
Mon. through Sat., Fitness Center Hours
Lecture
Days:
Begin Date: 2016-07-01
Times:
DE60
Class Number: 1873
End Date: 2017-06-30
Herndon
Campus: Main Campus
Building/Room: PE126
Fee: $150
Year Sign Up Mon. through Sat., Fitness Center Hours

NMUS 144C - Just Once Guitar For Busy People

Have you ever wanted to learn the guitar but simply find it difficult to find the time? In just a few hours you can learn enough about playing the guitar to give you years of musical enjoyment, and you will not have to take private lessons to do it. This crash course will teach you some basic chords and get you playing along with your favorite songs right away. Bring your acoustic guitar. For ages 13+. Topics will include: - How chords work in a song - How to form the three main types of chords - How to tune your guitar Basic strumming patterns -How to buy a good guitar (things to avoid) - How to play along with simple tunes

Lecture
Days: Sat.
Begin Date: 2016-10-08
Times: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
DE01
Class Number: 4438
End Date: 2016-10-08
Staff
Campus: Main Campus
Building/Room: SP219
Fee: $64
You must bring your own acoustic guitar - families may share. Workbook and CD included in class fee.

NMUS 170C - Just Once Piano For Busy People

Some music teachers may not want you to know this, but you don't need years of weekly lessons to learn piano. In just a few hours, you can learn enough secrets of the trade to give you years of musical enjoyment. How do we do it? While regular piano teachers teach note reading, piano professionals use chords. You can learn all the chords you'll need to play any song in this one session, any song, any style, any key. If you can find middle C and know the meaning of Every Good Boy Does Fine, you already know enough to enroll in this workshop. Topics will include: - How chords work in a song - How to get more out of sheet music by reading less of it - How to form the three main types of chords - How to handle different keys and time signatures - How to avoid "counting" - How to simplify over 12,000 complex chords

Lecture
Days: Sat.
Begin Date: 2016-10-08
Times: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
DE01
Class Number: 4437
End Date: 2016-10-08
Staff
Campus: Main Campus
Building/Room: SP219
Fee: $64
Workbook and CD included in class fee.

NREL 107C - Walking Tour of Downtown Elyria¿s Churches

Meet your guide for a walking tour to visit churches near and on the square in downtown Elyria. The stained glass windows are truly spectacular and have interesting histories to reveal. Walking and steps are involved.

Lecture
Days: Thurs.
Begin Date: 2016-06-23
Times: 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
DE01
Class Number: 1866
End Date: 2016-06-23
Kokai
Campus: Main Campus
Building/Room: SP109
Fee: $10
Walking and Steps are involved

NSOC 279C - ARMCHAIR TRAVEL - Great Parks in Montana and Alberta Canada

Travel on Amtrak's "Empire Builder" out of Chicago to Shelby, Montana. Here we board our coach to visit the Great Parks of Montana and Alberta, Canada. These parks include Glacier, Banff and Yoho National Parks, Lake Louise and the Valley of Ten Peaks, Columbia Ice Fields and Waterton Lakes National Park. After viewing all this magnificent scenery we board the train in East Glacier, Montana and for our return to Chicago allowing us time to savor all that we had seen.

Lecture
Days: Mon.
Begin Date: 2016-09-12
Times: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
DE01
Class Number: 4432
End Date: 2016-09-12
Riggle
Campus: Main Campus
Building/Room: SP219
Fee: $10