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Continuing Education

Non-credit programs in the areas of professional development and personal development.

Continuing Education offers a variety of in-person and online, non-credit courses and certification preparation programs for community members and business partners. Browse our selection below to find something for YOU!

  • Basics of Photography

    Interested in photography but not sure where to start? In this beginner’s course, we will focus on the basics of how to take better photos of friends, family, and nature, and then explore photography concepts like aperture, shutter speed, and ISO.  This class serves as a great stepping stone into more advanced photography using studio lighting. A DSLR camera is highly preferred, but any camera with manual adjustment will suffice.
  • Basics of Photography Workshop

    Interested in photography but not sure where to start? In this beginner’s course, we will focus on the basics of how to take better photos of friends, family, and nature, and then explore photography concepts like aperture, shutter speed, and ISO.  This class serves as a great stepping stone into more advanced photography using studio lighting. A DSLR camera is highly preferred, but any camera with manual adjustment will suffice.
  • Belly Dancing

    Presents belly dance - the oldest dance form known to humankind and a celebration of life! Emphasizes developing balance and enables the student to perform a belly dance and learn the history of belly dance and costuming techniques.
  • Clay Play

    Come get your hands dirty as you create beautiful works of art with clay! Each student will make a full project using simple hand building techniques: slab building, coil building, sliping & scoring as well as glazing. All supplies included in cost.
  • Computer Basics for the Workplace

    Not feeling confident when it comes to the computer?  We are here to help!  In this course, you will learn the basic terms and functions of the computer as we review email, learn about websites and explore the internet.  You will also gain skill in creating basic documents and basic marketing fliers; how to organize your computer using folders as well as printing; saving and more.  You will also practice how to create a basic spreadsheet and graph so you will feel confident in the workplace!
  • Country Line Dancing - Absolute Beginner

    Learn choreographies to new and older country songs that will get you moving and out on the dance floor. Experience how line dancing helps improve physical, mental, and emotional well-being while building community and confidence. Lessons range from Absolute Beginner to Intermediate. No partner required. Absolute Beginner - learn and practice individual basic steps, learn very simple, slow dances.
    Beginner - learn basic steps, a mix of slower and faster easy dances.
    High Beginner - review basic steps, learn dances that may challenge you a bit but are danced more frequently when you go out.
    Intermediate - learn more difficult steps and choreographies, faster and/or more involved dances that are danced frequently when you go out.
  • Country Line Dancing - Beginner

    Learn choreographies to new and older country songs that will get you moving and out on the dance floor. Experience how line dancing helps improve physical, mental, and emotional well-being while building community and confidence. Lessons range from Absolute Beginner to Intermediate. No partner required. Absolute Beginner - learn and practice individual basic steps, learn very simple, slow dances.
    Beginner - learn basic steps, a mix of slower and faster easy dances.
    High Beginner - review basic steps, learn dances that may challenge you a bit but are danced more frequently when you go out.
    Intermediate - learn more difficult steps and choreographies, faster and/or more involved dances that are danced frequently when you go out.
  • Country Line Dancing - High Beginner

    Learn choreographies to new and older country songs that will get you moving and out on the dance floor. Experience how line dancing helps improve physical, mental, and emotional well-being while building community and confidence. Lessons range from Absolute Beginner to Intermediate. No partner required. Absolute Beginner - learn and practice individual basic steps, learn very simple, slow dances.
    Beginner - learn basic steps, a mix of slower and faster easy dances.
    High Beginner - review basic steps, learn dances that may challenge you a bit but are danced more frequently when you go out.
    Intermediate - learn more difficult steps and choreographies, faster and/or more involved dances that are danced frequently when you go out.
  • Country Line Dancing - Intermediate

    Learn choreographies to new and older country songs that will get you moving and out on the dance floor. Experience how line dancing helps improve physical, mental, and emotional well-being while building community and confidence. Lessons range from Absolute Beginner to Intermediate. No partner required. Absolute Beginner - learn and practice individual basic steps, learn very simple, slow dances.
    Beginner - learn basic steps, a mix of slower and faster easy dances.
    High Beginner - review basic steps, learn dances that may challenge you a bit but are danced more frequently when you go out.
    Intermediate - learn more difficult steps and choreographies, faster and/or more involved dances that are danced frequently when you go out.
  • Country Swing Dancing

    Ever wanted to learn how to Country Swing Dance? This fun, partner dance gets you twirling, rocking and dipping as you gain great dancing skills that can take you to any dance floor.  This class will start at the beginning level and move to more advanced moves by the end.  We will also provide dance modifications where needed.  We suggest signing up with a partner to aid in your ability to learn; however, we will rotate partners (only for those who are comfortable).  We cannot wait to dance with you!