Center for Lifelong Learning

NART 111C - Painting with Acrylic

Learn the fun and easy technique of painting with Acrylic. No prior experience needed. Minimal supplies required: Acrylic Paint - Tubes: Basic colors come in a set at Pat Catans for $5.00, #6 round Taklon brush (Natural hair brushes don't hold up well when painting on some items), Water container, Plastic lid or dish for mixing colors, Paper towels, Natural piece of sponge, Project piece to work on: Strathmore paper for acrylics or canvas any small size will do.

Lecture
Section: DE01
Days: Sat.
Class Number: 1906
Campus: Main Campus
Begin Date: 2017-06-17
End Date: 2017-06-17
Building/Room: SP219
Times: 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Clark-Samko
Fee: $18
Minimal supplies required: Acrylic Paint - Tubes: Basic colors come in a set at Pat Catans for $5.00, #6 and # 8 round Taklon brush (Natural hair brushes don┬┐t hold up well when painting on some items), Water container, Plastic lid or dish for mixing colors, Paper towels, Natural piece of sponge, Project piece to work on: Strathmore paper for acrylics or canvas board any small size will do.

NART 138C - Americana Basket

This round basket has a 10' X 10' flat top swing D-handle. It is woven with alternating natural and red reeds, and then woven with several rows of blue reed. A great basket to display for the 4th of July and can be used for snacks.

Lecture
Section: RE01
Days: Fri.
Class Number: 1924
Campus: Midpoint Campus Center
Begin Date: 2017-06-02
End Date: 2017-06-02
Building/Room: MIDB329
Times:
Pflaum
Fee: $44

NART 191C - Michelangelo

Michelangelo was an Italian Renaissance painter, sculptor, architect, poet and engineer. Despite making few forays beyond the arts, his versatility in the disciplines he took up was of such a high order that he is often considered a contender for the title of the archetypal Renaissance man, along with his rival and fellow Italian Leonardo da Vinci. This class will examine his life and art.

Lecture
Section: RE01
Days: Wed.
Class Number: 1922
Campus: TWCA
Begin Date: 2017-06-07
End Date: 2017-06-07
Building/Room: LCCCARRG
Times: 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Crum
Fee: $5
Classes held at Sprenger Towne Center in the Club House 200 Community Drive Avon Lake, Ohio

NART 195C - THE AGE OF REMBRANDT - Dutch painting in the 17th Century

A discussion of the protestant secularism that created a new realistic art in Holland of which Rembrandt is the most famous practitioner. Portraiture, landscape, still life, and genre scenes all become important new art forms.

Lecture
Section: RE01
Days: Tues.
Class Number: 1925
Campus: EUME
Begin Date: 2017-06-06
End Date: 2017-06-06
Building/Room: LCCCARRG
Times: 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Crum
Fee: $12
Classes are held in the Poe Conference room at Wesleyan Village in Elyria.

NART 212C - Conte Crayon

Join us for this new art workshop. Conte Crayon comes in wonderful earth-colored sticks. (Dark browns, sepias, ambers, browns and blacks) These Crayon sticks are small and easy to handle. Working with these art sticks is like painting without the mess! They are similar to charcoal with a dense quality and blends easily.

Lecture
Section: DE01
Days: Sat.
Class Number: 1905
Campus: Main Campus
Begin Date: 2017-06-03
End Date: 2017-06-03
Building/Room: SP219
Times: 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Clark-Samko
Fee: $18
Supplies: Paper good quality, Conte Crayons: Black, sepia, dark brown and white available most craft stores.

NART 289C - ON THE PATH TO BUDDHA: Southeast Asian Art

From the jewel like beauty of the tiny White Taras and Bodhisattvas of Tibet to the majestic mountainous temples of Angkor Wat of Cambodia and Borobudur of Java, the art of Southeast Asia covers the full spectrum of artistic magnificence. This program covers the art and architecture of Tibet, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Cambodia, Myanmar (Burma), Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, and Java.

Lecture
Section: DE01
Days: Thurs.
Class Number: 1907
Campus: Main Campus
Begin Date: 2017-06-01
End Date: 2017-06-01
Building/Room: SP219
Times: 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Crum
Fee: $12

NART 290C - THE FIRST AMERICANS: Pre-Columbian Art

Kachina dolls, beautiful pottery, majestic palaces built into cliffs, pyramids topped with temples, courts for a mysterious type of ball game, and cities built on mountain tops are some of the subjects covered in this survey of the art of America's indigenous people who created these masterpieces before the time of Columbus' arrival.

Lecture
Section: DE01
Days: Thurs.
Class Number: 1908
Campus: Main Campus
Begin Date: 2017-06-15
End Date: 2017-06-15
Building/Room: SP219
Times: 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Crum
Fee: $12

NBDR 300C - One Day Class for AARP - Driver Safety

Develop safe, defensive-driving skills. This course offered by AARP includes the following topics'physical change with age; interacting with traffic; accident prevention measures; adverse driving conditions and handling unexpected emergencies. Many insurance companies will offer reduced rates for those who complete this course.

Lecture
Section: DE01
Days: Wed.
Class Number: 1911
Campus: Main Campus
Begin Date: 2017-07-12
End Date: 2017-07-12
Building/Room: SP219
Times: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Staff
Fee: $15

NCIS 107C - Basics in Computer and Internet

Most people want to be able to the use the computer for basic purposes, for instance: preparing personal or business letters, viewing information on the internet, sending emails and/or banking services. Maybe you just want to keep in touch with family and friends and only want basic training for your new computer. Whatever your reasons, this is a course for beginners, preparing you to become part of a community of computer users worldwide. It is designed to teach beginning skills for the Windows 10 Operating System and the Internet, including the fundamentals of a search engine, email and Microsoft Word. It covers the basics of what a computer can do for you and how to use it more effectively. Have a laptop computer? Bring it to class with you!

Lecture
Section: DE02
Days: Mon., Tues., Wed., Thurs.
Class Number: 1909
Campus: Main Campus
Begin Date: 2017-07-17
End Date: 2017-07-27
Building/Room: BU202
Times: 3:15 PM - 5:15 PM
Rhoades
Fee: $140
Textbook is included with class fee

NCIS 108C - Take a bite out of iPad and learn its secrets

The iPad is an amazing and powerful device. Most people can use the iPad straight out of the box but miss out on hidden features and secret shortcuts. To help you do amazing things with it, this class offers a collection of tips and tricks. If you have an iPad, or are considering buying one and want to learn more in-depth, then come join us and unlock all that potential to get the most out of Apple's iPad tablet.

Lecture
Section: RE02
Days: Fri.
Class Number: 2132
Campus: Wellington Center
Begin Date: 2017-06-02
End Date: 2017-06-02
Building/Room:
Times: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Rhoades
Fee: $0

NCIS 139C - Introduction to Windows 10

If you're a first-time Windows 10 user looking for a guide to the basics of this new operating system, look no further. This tutorial cuts through the confusing jargon and covers just what you need to know to get you oriented with the new operating system. While there are many new features, much remains the same and for those who have used the Windows desktop before, the transition to Windows 10 should be relatively painless. From the new Microsoft Edge browser to the enhanced Start menu, discover how to tackle essential Windows 10 tasks.

Lecture
Section: DE01
Days: Mon.
Class Number: 1910
Campus: Main Campus
Begin Date: 2017-06-12
End Date: 2017-06-12
Building/Room: BU202
Times: 3:15 PM - 5:15 PM
Rhoades
Fee: $14

NCLL 130C - Getting Started in Medicare

If you are approaching age 65, or going on Medicare for the first time, this is your opportunity to gain a basic understanding of how Medicare works and how it affects you. You will learn what Parts A,B,C and D cover and what is not covered. You will learn the difference between a Medicare Supplement and a Medicare Advantage Plan. This class is designed to make Medicare easy to understand to get all of your questions answered before you need to register for it.

Lecture
Section: RE01
Days: Tues.
Class Number: 1921
Campus: Lorain Learning Center
Begin Date: 2017-06-13
End Date: 2017-06-13
Building/Room: LLCD102
Times: 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Staff
Fee: $10

NCUL 102C - Pierogi Making-Hands on Training

This class will teach you how to prepare traditional Pierogis. Learn all you need to know about creating fillings and the secrets to a great dough. Autumn Johnston the Pierogi Lady promises an educational evening. Class size is limited to 12. Class will be held in the new culinary arts building.

Lecture
Section: DE01
Days: Wed.
Class Number: 2064
Campus: Main Campus
Begin Date: 2017-05-24
End Date: 2017-05-24
Building/Room: CU104
Times: 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Staff
Fee: $15

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
Section: DE01
Days:
Class Number: 1912
Campus: Main Campus
Begin Date: 2017-07-18
End Date: 2017-09-30
Building/Room: PE126
Times:
Herndon
Fee: $55
Orientation dates are mandatory! July 18 & 19 (10 a.m. - Noon)
Lecture
Section: DE01
Days: Tues., Wed.
Class Number: 1912
Campus: Main Campus
Begin Date: 2017-07-18
End Date: 2017-09-30
Building/Room: PE126
Times: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Herndon
Fee: $55
Orientation dates are mandatory! July 18 & 19 (10 a.m. - Noon)

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
Section: DE01
Days:
Class Number: 1913
Campus: Main Campus
Begin Date: 2017-07-01
End Date: 2017-09-30
Building/Room: PE126
Times:
Herndon
Fee: $38
Lecture
Section: DE60
Days:
Class Number: 1914
Campus: Main Campus
Begin Date: 2017-07-01
End Date: 2018-06-30
Building/Room: PE126
Times:
Herndon
Fee: $150

NFIT 155C - Brains, Balance, and "Never Grow Old" Fitness

While building strength and aerobic capacity are hugely important to all our fitness programs, we too often don't spend enough of our training time with the types of exercise that help us MOVE comfortably and confidently through life. This eight-week course is designed specifically for older adults to improve their balance, flexibility, agility, reaction time and cognition. Your instructor will guide you through a series of fun and challenging exercises that will help you achieve your goals to be fit, vibrant, and independent now and well into your later years. Whether it is keeping up with the grand kids, improving your golf or tennis, building balance confidence, or just moving and feeling better, this course is for you.

Lecture
Section: DE01
Days: Fri.
Class Number: 2015
Campus: Main Campus
Begin Date: 2017-06-16
End Date: 2017-08-04
Building/Room: PE101
Times: 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
O'Donoghue
Fee: $35

NMUS 120C - Motown: Berry Gordy creation

Berry Gordy, a former Ford plant worker, incorporated the Assembly line principles into the music recording industry. Hiring the best jazz musicians Detroit had to offer, the best song-writing teams, a professional choreographer and a finishing school owner, Gordy was able to create Motown: one of the most powerful record labels of the 1960s. This class will include highlights from the documentary "Standing in the Shadows of Motown".

Lecture
Section: DE01
Days: Wed.
Class Number: 1926
Campus: Main Campus
Begin Date: 2017-05-31
End Date: 2017-05-31
Building/Room: SP219
Times: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Staff
Fee: $12

NMUS 121C - Chess Records

Leonard and Phil Chess founded Chess Records in Chicago. This class would look at the importance of Chess records, and the various musicians who recorded for Chess, from Blues Artists (Howlin' Wolf, Muddy Waters) to Rhythm & Blues (Etta James) and Rock and Roll (Chuck Berry). Will include highlights from the movie 'Cadillac Records' which is a fictional portrayal of Chess Records

Lecture
Section: DE01
Days: Wed.
Class Number: 1920
Campus: Main Campus
Begin Date: 2017-06-07
End Date: 2017-06-07
Building/Room: SP219
Times: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Staff
Fee: $12

NREL 174C - Unique Lorain Landmarks Tour

"Come along with the Lorain Historical Society on a tour of special landmarks in Lorain, Ohio. From the Charleston Cemetery, unexpected public buildings, distinctive religious edifices, to the magnificent waterfronts, Lorain has much to see. This bus excursion will bring alive memories, give historical insight, and even bring some surprises. Box lunches will be available for purchase at the Carnegie Center or you may bring your own.. Don't miss out on this unique tour."

Lecture
Section: DE01
Days: Fri.
Class Number: 1927
Campus: Lorain Learning Center
Begin Date: 2017-06-09
End Date: 2017-06-09
Building/Room: LLCD102
Times: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Simmer
Fee: $21
Meet at Lorain Learning Center LCCC Location