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Ukulele 3: Intermediate

$75

with Sheila Martin

Calendar Apr 1, 2024 at 5 pm

Are you an experienced ukulele player? Come learn more difficult chords, strumming patterns, and riffs. Develop your skills to get ready to join the local ukulele orchestra! All experienced ukulele players are welcome!

Bring your ukulele, as well as a tuner and black stand, if you have them.

Prerequisite:  Permission of Instructor is required to move from the Beginning or Continuing Ukulele class to this Intermediate Ukulele class.

10 sessions - No class May 27th

Instructor BioSheila Martin holds a degree in music and wrote her Ph.D. dissertation on music in the works of a Cuban novelist. She is classically trained and has teaching awards from the University of California at Davis and the University of Wyoming. After years of classroom and private instruction, she founded an ukulele orchestra in the Black Hills of South Dakota which she directed for four years before moving to Astoria. She has been teaching ukulele at the college since 2020. Her teaching philosophy includes helping students develop the skills of sight reading, technique, and ensemble playing. She encourages her students to seek different approaches and solutions to musical problems and is enthusiastic about communicating her love of all types of music!

If unable to pay via credit/debit card, please mail check or money order at least 5 days prior to class start date to: 

Clatsop Community College, Attn: Business Office, 1651 Lexington Ave, Astoria, OR 97103

 

COVID-19 guidelines:  The wearing of masks on campus is optional.

 

Refund Schedule and Drop Dates

Last day to drop a Community Education or Workforce Training class with a refund:

  • One or two-session workshops – one working day prior to class start date
  • Three class sessions or more – two working days after the first class

There are no refunds allowed beyond these deadlines:  You are liable for payment of classes at the time of registration and will be held liable unless the classes are dropped within the refund period.

If you withdraw due to circumstances beyond your control such as a medical emergency, you may file a petition for a refund. The date of receipt of the petition, length of class attendance, and cost of course materials and services may be considered in denying or reducing the amount requested. If you need to complete a form to petition for a refund, please email:  communityed@clatsopcc.edu or call 503-338-2408.

Spanish for Travel via Zoom

$80

with Fernando Rojas-Galvan

Calendar Apr 1, 2024 at 5:30 pm

This course will teach you basic communication expressions so that you can travel to diverse Spanish-speaking destinations and make the most of your stay while you delve more deeply into the cultures. Your travel experience will be much more enjoyable if you can communicate when ordering food in restaurants, asking for directions, giving an address in a taxi, buying tickets, and reading signs around town. It will even help you get to know the locals! 

Check your registration confirmation email for the Zoom link!

6 sessions

If unable to pay via credit/debit card, please mail check or money order at least 5 days prior to class start date to: 

Clatsop Community College, Attn: Business Office, 1651 Lexington Ave, Astoria, OR 97103

 

Refund Schedule and Drop Dates

Last day to drop a Community Education or Workforce Training class with a refund:

  • One or two-session workshops – one working day prior to class start date
  • Three class sessions or more – two working days after the first class

There are no refunds allowed beyond these deadlines:  You are liable for payment of classes at the time of registration and will be held liable unless the classes are dropped within the refund period.

If you withdraw due to circumstances beyond your control such as a medical emergency, you may file a petition for a refund. The date of receipt of the petition, length of class attendance, and cost of course materials and services may be considered in denying or reducing the amount requested. If you need to complete a form to petition for a refund, please email:  communityed@clatsopcc.edu or call 503-338-2408.

Jewelry Metalsmithing

$80

with Virginia Hall

Calendar Apr 1, 2024 at 6 pm

Metalsmithing is the art and practice of forming and fabricating metal into jewelry. In this class, students will learn how to make copper, brass, and precious metal jewelry by using tools to produce pierced (cut-work) designs that reflect their individual style. Students will have access to the instructor's complete collection of equipment for forming, shaping, casting, coloring, and polishing.

An additional fee for supplies of $30 for new students or $15 for returning students should be paid to the Instructor on the first day of class in the form of cash or check. 

All students should bring safety glasses to class, and returning students should bring their jewelry tools as well.

5 sessions

If unable to pay via credit/debit card, please mail check or money order at least 5 days prior to class start date to: 

Clatsop Community College, Attn: Business Office, 1651 Lexington Ave, Astoria, OR 97103

 

COVID-19 guidelines:  The wearing of masks on campus is optional.

 

Refund Schedule and Drop Dates

Last day to drop a Community Education or Workforce Training class with a refund:

  • One or two-session workshops – one working day prior to class start date
  • Three class sessions or more – two working days after the first class

There are no refunds allowed beyond these deadlines:  You are liable for payment of classes at the time of registration and will be held liable unless the classes are dropped within the refund period.

If you withdraw due to circumstances beyond your control such as a medical emergency, you may file a petition for a refund. The date of receipt of the petition, length of class attendance, and cost of course materials and services may be considered in denying or reducing the amount requested. If you need to complete a form to petition for a refund, please email:  communityed@clatsopcc.edu or call 503-338-2408.

Will run

Norwegian Conversation

$85

with Meredith Richardson

Calendar Apr 1, 2024 at 6:30 pm

Snakker du norsk? Come practice your Norwegian in an informal setting. All levels, dialects, and ages velkommen. A little norsk, a little English, a little practice, and a lot of fun!

8 sessions

If unable to pay via credit/debit card, please mail check or money order at least 5 days prior to class start date to: 

Clatsop Community College, Attn: Business Office, 1651 Lexington Ave, Astoria, OR 97103

 

Refund Schedule and Drop Dates

Last day to drop a Community Education or Workforce Training class with a refund:

  • One or two-session workshops – one working day prior to class start date
  • Three class sessions or more – two working days after the first class

There are no refunds allowed beyond these deadlines:  You are liable for payment of classes at the time of registration and will be held liable unless the classes are dropped within the refund period.

If you withdraw due to circumstances beyond your control such as a medical emergency, you may file a petition for a refund. The date of receipt of the petition, length of class attendance, and cost of course materials and services may be considered in denying or reducing the amount requested. If you need to complete a form to petition for a refund, please email:  communityed@clatsopcc.edu or call 503-338-2408.

Strong Women Strong Bones

$95

with Annie Strange

Calendar Apr 2, 2024 at 9 am

This national evidence-based community exercise program developed for midlife and older women features exercises that assist women in maintaining muscle mass strength and function. It is also easy and fun!

Students should bring a mat and a set of hand weights to class.

16 sessions

Note:  Participants must complete a CCC Liability Form and submit it to the Instructor on the first day of class.  View here.

If unable to pay via credit/debit card, please mail check or money order at least 5 days prior to class start date to

Clatsop Community College, Attn: Business Office, 1651 Lexington Ave, Astoria, OR 97103

 

COVID-19 guidelines: The wearing of masks on campus is optional.

 

Refund Schedule and Drop Dates

Last day to drop a Community Education or Workforce Training class with a refund:

  • One or two-session workshops – one working day prior to class start date
  • Three class sessions or more – two working days after the first class

There are no refunds allowed beyond these deadlines:  You are liable for payment of classes at the time of registration and will be held liable unless the classes are dropped within the refund period.

If you withdraw due to circumstances beyond your control such as a medical emergency, you may file a petition for a refund. The date of receipt of the petition, length of class attendance, and cost of course materials and services may be considered in denying or reducing the amount requested. If you need to complete a form to petition for a refund, please email:  communityed@clatsopcc.edu or call 503-338-2408.

 

Will run

Tai Chi

$95

with Annie Strange

Calendar Apr 2, 2024 at 12:30 pm

This 8 form of Tai Chi improves balance, reduces stress & anxiety, lowers blood pressure, and enhances overall health and wellness. All are welcome!

16 sessions

Note:  Participants must complete a CCC Liability Form and submit it to the Instructor on the first day of class.  View here.

If unable to pay via credit/debit card, please mail check or money order at least 5 days prior to class start date to: 

Clatsop Community College, Attn: Business Office, 1651 Lexington Ave, Astoria, OR 97103

 

COVID-19 guidelines:  The wearing of masks on campus is optional.

 

Refund Schedule and Drop Dates

Last day to drop a Community Education or Workforce Training class with a refund:

  • One or two-session workshops – one working day prior to class start date
  • Three class sessions or more – two working days after the first class

There are no refunds allowed beyond these deadlines:  You are liable for payment of classes at the time of registration and will be held liable unless the classes are dropped within the refund period.

If you withdraw due to circumstances beyond your control such as a medical emergency, you may file a petition for a refund. The date of receipt of the petition, length of class attendance, and cost of course materials and services may be considered in denying or reducing the amount requested. If you need to complete a form to petition for a refund, please email:  communityed@clatsopcc.edu or call 503-338-2408.

Full Course

Mat Pilates

$125

with Jillian Conrad

Calendar Apr 2, 2024 at 4:30 pm

This program combines the art of traditional Pilates techniques with contemporary elements to enhance your core workout. It is designed for beginning and intermediate students.

Students should bring a mat and a blanket to class.

20 sessions - No class April 16th & 18th

Note:  Participants must complete a CCC Liability Form and submit it to the Instructor on the first day of class.  View here.

If unable to pay via credit/debit card, please mail check or money order at least 5 days prior to class start date to: 

Clatsop Community College, Attn: Business Office, 1651 Lexington Ave, Astoria, OR 97103

 

COVID-19 guidelines: The wearing of masks on campus is optional.

 

Refund Schedule and Drop Dates

Last day to drop a Community Education or Workforce Training class with a refund:

  • One or two-session workshops – one working day prior to class start date
  • Three class sessions or more – two working days after the first class

There are no refunds allowed beyond these deadlines:  You are liable for payment of classes at the time of registration and will be held liable unless the classes are dropped within the refund period.

If you withdraw due to circumstances beyond your control such as a medical emergency, you may file a petition for a refund. The date of receipt of the petition, length of class attendance, and cost of course materials and services may be considered in denying or reducing the amount requested. If you need to complete a form to petition for a refund, please email:  communityed@clatsopcc.edu or call 503-338-2408.

Ukulele 1: Beginning

$75

with Sheila Martin

Calendar Apr 2, 2024 at 5 pm

Dust off that ukulele and learn how to play it! In this class, you'll learn basic chords and strumming patterns, how to read ukulele tabs, and how to play in a group. All beginning ukulele players are welcome!

Bring your ukulele as well as a tuner and black stand, if you have them.

10 sessions

Instructor BioSheila Martin holds a degree in music and wrote her Ph.D. dissertation on music in the works of a Cuban novelist. She is classically trained and has teaching awards from the University of California at Davis and the University of Wyoming. After years of classroom and private instruction, she founded an ukulele orchestra in the Black Hills of South Dakota which she directed for four years before moving to Astoria. She has been teaching ukulele at the college since 2020. Her teaching philosophy includes helping students develop the skills of sight reading, technique, and ensemble playing. She encourages her students to seek different approaches and solutions to musical problems and is enthusiastic about communicating her love of all types of music!

If unable to pay via credit/debit card, please mail check or money order at least 5 days prior to class start date to: 

Clatsop Community College, Attn: Business Office, 1651 Lexington Ave, Astoria, OR 97103

 

COVID-19 guidelines:  The wearing of masks on campus is optional.

 

Refund Schedule and Drop Dates

Last day to drop a Community Education or Workforce Training class with a refund:

  • One or two-session workshops – one working day prior to class start date
  • Three class sessions or more – two working days after the first class

There are no refunds allowed beyond these deadlines:  You are liable for payment of classes at the time of registration and will be held liable unless the classes are dropped within the refund period.

If you withdraw due to circumstances beyond your control such as a medical emergency, you may file a petition for a refund. The date of receipt of the petition, length of class attendance, and cost of course materials and services may be considered in denying or reducing the amount requested. If you need to complete a form to petition for a refund, please email:  communityed@clatsopcc.edu or call 503-338-2408.





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