PERSONAL ENRICHMENT & LIFELONG LEARNING CLASSES & WORKSHOPS
Participate in Personal Enrichment and Lifelong Learning classes and workshops at WCCC and …..
• Keep active and enrich your life
• Meet new and interesting people
• Continue to learn and expand your horizons
• Explore new skills and develop new interests
• Travel and learn in new ways
• Make connections in the community
• Stay mentally fit…..and have FUN!
Enjoy adventures in Lifelong Learning at WCCC:
• No tests, no grades, no homework
• Stimulating and non-stress formats
• Learning for the love of learning
• Explore the world around you – going, seeing, learning & discovering
Beginner 5-String Banjo
Tuition $95 (Student must provide own banjo)
02/16/16 - 03/17/16
04/05/16 – 05/05/16
Tuesday & Thursday, 6:30 – 8:30pm
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Monday 7:00-9:00pm, BIT Academy at South Campus
2/23 – 4/19/16
Tuesdays 10:00 – 12:00 p.m.
This course will help you become proficient at using the popular genealogy database RootsMagic. Be prepared to enter information into your software database each week. Please bring a USB drive to class with the RootsMagic-To-Go software installed on it. If you don't know how to do this, then please bring your RootsMagic CD with the registration code to class and this will be done the first day. If you have software in another genealogy database such as Family Tree Maker, please create a gedcom using the FILE menu and export and copy it to your USB drive. Beginners and more experienced user are both welcome.
The instructor, a Certified Genealogist, teacher, lecturer and author, will facilitate this course. She has taught genealogy classes since 1996 and is a frequent speaker at state and local genealogical society meetings and conferences and occasionally at national conferences. Her expertise is using online genealogy websites, publishing, cemeteries and midwestern research.
Tracing Your Immigrant Ancestors
2/23 – 4/19/16, Tuesdays 12:30 -2:30
This course will help you learn how to successfully trace your immigrant ancestor. We will focus on what records need be been obtained in the USA before attempting to find the town of origin. Discussion will also include how to get started with genealogy research in other countries and where to go for help. Please bring any information you have on your immigrant ancestor with to class and a USB drive to class to save information you find in class. Immigrant nationalities will include: German, Irish, English and Scandinavian immigrants. Other will be covered as requested.
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Tuesday & Thursday 3:15 - 4:15pm
Apple iPad for Beginners
02/09/16 – 02/11/16
03/08/16 – 03/10/16
04/12/16 – 04/14/16
05/10/16 – 05/12/16
Tuesday & Thursdays, 6:00 – 9:00pm
01/14/16 – 03/17/16
Thursday, 6:00 - 8:00pm
See more description of these classes in the attached document below.
Online Learning Center
We also offer a multitude of classes on line, contracted through Ed2Go, in a wide variety of topics:
to view the latest online computer software classes
to view a list of online courses in the following categories:
• Creative Writing
• Digital Photography
• Language Classes
• How to Buy & Sell on e-Bay
• And a variety of additional interesting topics
to go to the Online Learning Center home page for complete access to all of our courses.