Programs for Adult Learners with a Young Attitude
Discovery! Photography and Digital Editing ABSOLUTELY BEGINNING DIGITAL CAMERA Have you acquired a digital camera and found it confusing to use? Have you taken pictures, but been unable to do anything with them? Then this class is designed for you! We will first explore some of the feaures on your digital camera, which you will bring to class. Second, we’ll learn how to take the pictures off the camera and save them to folders. Next, we’ll learn how to fix the pictures by brightening and cropping them. And then, we’ll insert them into a document and explore some websites where you can share your pictures by email. This class should be fun, interesting and easy (5 sessions).
Six-Part Evening Lecture Series by Berry Bradford at Patty Turner Center Join Barry Bradford, award-winning storyteller, historian, public speaker and National Teacher of the Year as he uses his unique style to share history as entertainment.
STEVE ALLEN: THE FIRST TONIGHT Steve Allen was a world-class comic; author of more than 50 books; composer of thousands of songs; actor; activist; philosopher; and the genius behind late-night talk shows. His unique style and unmatched versatility will come alive in a fascinating presentation laced with rare and hilarious film clips. 4175 CDIS 73-006 Patty Turner Senior Center Meets Monday, November 21 7 p.m.-8:30 p.m. $12 Bradford Room TBA
SAM SHEPPARD Was the real life inspiration for “The Fugitive” a murderer or a victim? The case that riveted the nation and changed the law will unfold in a spellbinding and stimulating presentation that will introduce you to one of America’s greatest mysteries. 4176 CDIS 73-007 Patty Turner Senior Center Meets Monday, December 5 7 p.m.-8:30 p.m. $12 Bradford Room TBA
THE STORIES BEHIND THE PRESIDENTS – A FOUR-PART SERIES In order to understand the unique and complex men who have served as president, we first have to understand the intriguing and unexpected life events that shaped them. Drawing on his distinctive background in history, psychology and storytelling, Barry will captivate you with little-known and surprising stories about the men who would one day lead the nation. PART 1: HARRY S. TRUMAN 4171 CDIS 73-002 Patty Turner Senior Center Meets Monday, September 26 7 p.m.-8:30 p.m. $12 Bradford Room TBA PART 2: DWIGHT D. EISENHOWER 4172 CDIS 73-003 Patty Turner Senior Center Meets Monday, October 10 7 p.m.-8:30 p.m. $12 Bradford Room TBA PART 3: JOHN F. KENNEDY 4173 CDIS 73-004 Patty Turner Senior Center Meets Monday, October 17 7 p.m.-8:30 p.m. $12 Bradford Room TBA PART 4: LYNDON B. JOHNSON 4174 CDIS 73-005 Patty Turner Senior Center Meets Monday, November 7 7 p.m.-8:30 p.m. $12 Bradford Room TBA
4177 CDIS 80-001 Grayslake Campus Meets Saturdays, October 29-December 3 12 p.m.-2 p.m. $79 Robins Room D133
ADVANCED ADOBE PHOTOSHOP ELEMENTS Working in full edit mode of Photoshop Elements, you will learn how to use layers and selections to make changes to specific areas of your images, how to use tools to retouch and restore your photographs, how to use filters for special effects and how to add text to your photographs. This computer-based course assumes that students have basic editing experience with Adobe Photoshop Elements (5 sessions). 4166 CDIS 21-001 Southlake Campus Meets Fridays, September 23-October 21 9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. $79 Barker Room V306
INTERMEDIATE ADOBE PHOTOSHOP ELEMENTS Go beyond the basics of quick and guided edits with skills you’ll learn in this intermediate Adobe Photoshop Elements course. You will learn to use a variety of tools, including selection tools, healing and cloning tools, painting and drawing tools, and text tools. Layers, content and project features will be introduced in the program. This computer-based course assumes that students have some experience with digital photo enhancement. Experience beyond quick fixes and simple edits is not necessary (5 sessions). 4167 CDIS 21-002 Southlake Campus Meets Fridays, October 28-December 2 9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. $79 Barker Room V306
Published on Jul 27, 2011