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Whatcom Community College

237 W. Kellogg Rd., Bellingham, WA

Phone:
1-(360)-383-3000

Website:
www.whatcom.ctc.edu

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Homeschooling

Classes/Clinics, homeschooling

Explore homeschooling while fulfilling the Washington state legal requirements to teach your child at home. Course includes basic philosophies of homeschooling, a variety of curricula and teaching methods, and current state law. Class meets two consecutive weeks: Tuesday and Thursday evenings 5:30 - 9:00 PM and Saturdays 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM. Certificate is issued upon completion. This course is offered fall and spring quarters only.

Information:

• Wed 9/5/18 at 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
• Thu 9/6/18 at 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Welcome to Medicare

Class/Workshop

This course is for those new to Medicare, or soon to enroll, who want to understand the many benefits available. Learn about health benefits, drug coverage, & how to supplement your coverage. Medicare & You booklet & other materials provided. Presented SHIBA of Whatcom County; SHIBA does not sell or endorse insurance products. Section A, B, & C contain the same information.

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• Thu 9/6/18 at 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Homeschooling

Classes/Clinics, homeschooling

Explore homeschooling while fulfilling the Washington state legal requirements to teach your child at home. Course includes basic philosophies of homeschooling, a variety of curricula and teaching methods, and current state law. Class meets two consecutive weeks: Tuesday and Thursday evenings 5:30 - 9:00 PM and Saturdays 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM. Certificate is issued upon completion. This course is offered fall and spring quarters only.

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• Wed 9/12/18 at 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
• Thu 9/13/18 at 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Turning Point: Career and Life Planning

Class/Workshop

Have you been out of the workplace or struggling through a major life transition? For more than 20 years, Turning Point has been helping participants identify their skills and strengths, set goals, and find their next steps along a career path. Individuals learn, identify, and build on personal skills, strengths, confidence, and self-esteem for goal setting and action plans. Whether you are seeking career, training, or employment opportunities, curious about job market and job search skills (resume writing and interview techniques) or curious about community resources, you will find tangible steps to start your path. Thirty-minute lunch break provided.

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• Sat 9/15/18 at 8:30 AM - 2:00 PM

Buying Your First or Next Digital Camera

Class/Workshop, Photography

Are you ready to buy your first digital camera or upgrade to a more advanced camera with interchangeable lenses? This free workshop will walk you through the features that are essential, features you can live without, and the new wizardry that you absolutely must have. We'll cover prices, brands, and more to help you make this important buying decision. Al Sanders has many years of experience working with digital cameras. Pre-registration is required.

Information:

• Tue 9/18/18 at 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Fall Open House

Class/Workshop, Community Event, Education

Fall is just around the corner, and we've got over 100 new classes for you to discover this season. In celebration, we are inviting the community to come to Community & Continuing Education's inaugural Fall Open House. Join us for a fun evening of free workshops led by a variety of Community & Continuing Education instructors, enjoy light refreshments, and meet our staff. Register for fall classes onsite for a chance to win one of our great prizes, including free classes, gift cards from our partners, and more. Come for just one workshop, or stay for several. RSVPing is encouraged at comed@whatcom.edu or 360-383-3200. No pre-registration required.

Information:

• Thu 9/20/18 at 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Certificate in Graphic Production Info Session

Class/Workshop, Computers/Technology, Design

Are you thinking about a career in graphic design, or have you just inherited the company newsletter? Do you want to learn how to showcase your art or photography electronically or need to know how to talk to your graphics team? This free informational session provides an overview of the tools and fundamentals of graphic production and design, highlighting Adobe's premier graphic design and production software--InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator. Learn how our Certificate in Graphic Production can make these essential tools of the trade work for you. This class is part of our fall open house.

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• Thu 9/20/18 at 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM