I Hate My Computer Because..., Instructor: Alicia Knighten- This course will provide the frustrated computer user a place to ask questions about specific computer issues. Common problems will be addressed & resources for repair will be provided. Bring your list & try to stump the teacher!
The Mobile Professional – Working without a Desk, Instructor: Alicia Knighten- Learn how to work on the go using your notebook, tablet, or phone. This course is designed for busy working professionals who want to save time & increase productivity on the job. Learn about mobile email, calendars, reminders, notes, inventory & client lists, & even more in this workshop. Additionally, the student will receive a list & short review of the latest products. Question & answer for the last part of the class, so bring in your device & your questions! This course works well with Real Estate professionals, Salespeople, & Customer Reps. Start managing your time more efficiently than ever by using the device you already own.
Poetry Writing, Instructor Kiesa Kay- This class will be good for experienced and emerging poets alike. Whatever you’ve done in poetry, bring it with you, and we will work on developing technique and an audience for your work.
Financial Reporting for Nonprofits, Duke Certificate Program in Nonprofit Management - Session Leader, Wade Rogers- Are you befuddled by financial reports? This course explores financial statements and other documents for nonprofit organizations, and will help you: Develop skills in preparing reports that tell users what really matters ; Learn important ratios for monitoring the organization's financial health and fiscal stability; Become familiar with requirements of the IRS (Form 990).
Social Media & Marketing Basics for Music Professionals , Instructor: Alicia Knighten- Discover how to get the word out & develop a following using today's social media. This workshop will explore the many options now available for musicians & how to use them in a practical way. Topics will include social media, email list development, & mobile marketing. Bring your instruments for a jam session afterwards.
The Healing Art of Writing, Instructor Kiesa Kay- “Life breaks everybody, but some of us have grown strong in the broken places” Ernest Hemingway wrote. This class will show you how to use your creativity to grow stronger every day.
Your Dream Journal Journey, Instructor Kiesa Kay- Your dreams contain symbols and messages that you can use to decipher solutions to whatever’s troubling you, and in your dreams, you find the real purpose of your life. Let’s talk about these images and how you can develop a dream journal that will make your nightmares disappear as your dreams come true. Tues: Nov 19,6 - 9:00 p.m.
Yoga, Instructor Rob Kane- All levels are welcome! This class is accessible for all skill levels and suitable for beginning to intermediate students. Rob will focus on basic yoga postures, alignment principles and breathing techniques. Please wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat. We will provide bolsters, blocks and other yoga accessories to support your body, helping you to relax and stretch.
Parenting for Beginners , Instructor Kiesa Kay-There’s no owner’s manual for parenting. If you’re a new parent, we’ll talk about the basics and what you’re bringing to building your family. This class works for parents of any age, single parents, and married parents alike. If you have a new baby on the way or young children already, you can benefit from this workshop.
Introduction to Yi Jing (I Ching), Instructor Ed Kan- Yi Jing (I Ching) is the oldest among the Chinese classics with the original text dating back to 12th century BC. This class provides an overview of this book and the arrangement of the 64 hexagrams. Students who wish to continue their studies of the Yi Jing (I Ching) may enroll in the twelve week class.
Wed, Dec 4, 6 - 9:00 p.m.
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