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GORDON STATE COLLEGE

Community Education

Your Path Awaits

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Spring 2019


GSC EDUCATION COMMUNITY

4 AKC Good Citizen & Rally Sport

12 Microsoft Excel Workshops

4 Adult Swimming

15  Microsoft Excel Series

7 Cooking with Jenny

15 Rock Wall Climbing

7 Beekeeping Basics

15 Primitive Camping Field Trip

7 Double Bucket Gardening

15 Georgia Renaissance Festival Field Trip

8 Learn to Draw

17 Online Career Training & Enrichment

8 Pottery and Sculpture

18 PE Swim for Homeschoolers

8 Basic Music Theory & Ear Training - Online

18 Fitness for Fun - Homeschooler’s PE

8 Private Violin Lessons

18 Grades K - 5 Tutoring

11 Beginning Photography

19 SAT/ACT Test Prep - Math

11  Computer Basics

20 Junior Highlander Swim Lessons

11  Adobe Photoshop Boot Camp

21 Junior Highlander Summer Camps

11  Using PowerPoint - To Make Your Point

22 Registration Information

12  Business Leadership Solutions

23 Registration

Join us on campus for these upcoming events... February 26, 7:30 p.m., Fine Arts Auditorium

Feb Christina Smith, Flautist March 7 - 8

Mar Teaching Matters Conference March 27 - 30, 7:30 p.m. & March 31, 2:00 p.m., Fine Arts Auditorium A Raisin in the Sun by Lorraine Hansberry April 18, 6:00 p.m., Hightower Collaborative Learning Center & Library

Apr Student Art Show Reception

April 18, 7:30 p.m., Fine Arts Auditorium Atlanta Guitar Trio April 26 President Nooks Investiture May 3 - 5

May Alumni Reunion Weekend May 10, 9:00 a.m., Lambdin Green Gordon State College Spring 2019 Commencement 2 Gordon State College Community Education


Welcome

to our Spring 2019 catalog!

Debbie Christian Community Education Program Administrator

At Gordon State College Community Education we strive to bring you new and exciting ways to enrich your life. We are offering online courses that vary from certificates to learning about business law and much more. This spring we are also offering Business Leadership Solution classes. These classes are available to individuals and local businesses who want their employees to hone up one their soft skills. These classes can be taught at Gordon State College or at your local business. For information please call the Community Education Office.

We are also offering our summer camps for children and are continuing our K-5th grade tutoring and violin lessons for all ages. Expanding people’s minds and horizons is our job and we hope you find a course or two that will help you live your life to its fullest. We have added some new courses to this catalog so be sure to look through the whole catalog before making your choices. As always, if you have any questions or concerns please call or email us and we will be happy to help you. Jessica Eanes In partnership for lifelong learning and education,

Community Education Specialist

Debbie Christian and Jessica Eanes communityeducation@gordonstate.edu 678-359-5123

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AKC CANINE GOOD CITIZEN

AKC DOG SPORT RALLY

Any breed or mix breed dog is welcome to attend as long as they are 6 months or older. Proof of vaccination is required in order to register for the class. Please fax, mail, email, or bring a copy of the vaccination report to our office at time of registration.

The dog should be 6 months or older and all vaccinations should be up to date. The dog doesn’t have to be AKC registered.

Does your dog pull you along for walks? Are you having a difficult time teaching your dog to sit and stay? The AKC Canine Good Citizen program is a certification program designed to reward dogs who have good manners at home and in the community. Your dog will be taught different skills including stay, heel, come, and more. Please bring a 6 foot long webbed lead and a cloth slip/choke collar to the first class.

Dates: Tuesdays, March 19 - April 23 Time: 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. Location: Behind Russell Hall Instructor: Mary Wilson Early Bird: $59 (expires March 5) Course Fee: $69

SWIM LESSONS Gordon’s very own American Red Cross Certified Swim Instructor, Laura Huggins, is offering her services to teach others how to swim. Private lessons for children and adults are available on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays between 10:00 and 11:00 a.m. You choose the number of sessions, at $40 per hour session, and contact us for the specific dates that fit with your schedule. PRIVATE SWIM LESSONS - ADULT & CHILDREN Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays Time: 10:00 - 11:00 a.m. Location: GSC Aquatic Center Course Fee: $40 per session ADULTS ONLY SWIM LESSONS CLASS Dates: Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, May 13 - 24 Time: 10:00 - 11:00 a.m. Location: GSC Aquatic Center Early Bird: $49 (expires April 29) Course Fee: $60

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AKC Rally is a dog sport which serves as a stepping stone from the CGC course. The goal is to have fun with your dog and strengthen the bond between your dog and yourself, encouraging teamwork. In rally, signs are placed to the right of the team giving specific actions, which will be learned in class. Unlimited communication is encouraged between the dog and handler, unlike formal obedience. Most teams find this dog sport very exciting as well as enjoyable.

Dates: Tuesdays, April 30 - May 21 Time: 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. Location: Behind Russell Hall Instructor: Mary Wilson Early Bird: $54 (expires April 16) Course Fee: $65

FITNESS SWIMMING - Adults

It is important for adults to take part in activities that help strengthen their muscles, build endurance, and improve their cardiovascular fitness. This course is designed to do all of these things and more. During this course you will have access to the Gordon State College pool and our qualified instructor who will be present to assist you. You may either seek assistance or set your own pace. Prerequisite: Participants must know how to swim. Dates: Monthly Mondays/ Wednesdays, Fridays Time: 8:00 - 10:00 a.m. Location: GSC Aquatic Center Course Fee: $50


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Life and Leisure courses are benefical to your mind, body, and soul. Scan the code to register for your next life-long learning adventure!

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COOKING WITH JENNY

In these courses you will be led on a culinary adventure with Chef Jenny Dawn. Dawn is lead chef and owner of the successful Humble Pie Catering business. She has worked for Tyler Perry Studios where she has prepared the food scenes in several Tyler Perry films and has also cooked for Turner Studios in Atlanta. She studied abroad at numerous international locations situated in France, Russia, and Italy; she has also studied at Le Cordon Bleu, a French culinary school in Ottawa, Canada and London, England. CROCK-POT & AIR FRYER COOKIN’ Date: Thursday, January 31 Time: 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. Location: Humble Pie Catering - Griffin Course Fee: $69 CAJUN SEAFOOD MARDI GRAS Date: Thursday, February 28 Time: 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. Location: Humble Pie Catering - Griffin Early-Bird: $59 (expires February 14) Course Fee: $70 TASTE OF IRELAND Date: Thursday, March 28 Time: 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. Location: Humble Pie Catering - Griffin Early-Bird: $59 (expires March 14) Course Fee: $70

BEEKEEPING BASICS People are buzzing about this introductory beekeeping course taught by Master Beekeeper Brutz English. In this class you will learn about bees in our world, from the highly structured bee colony and their intricate hives to how bees work together to sustain the ecosystem around the world. Monday and Wednesday will be an evening classroom course on campus. On Saturday you will take part in a class that will be held in a local apiary which is a bee farm. Join us as we learn the ABeeeC’s of the world of bees. Dates: Monday, Wednesday, Saturday, April 22 - 27 Monday & Wednesday, 5:30 - 8:30 p.m. Saturday, (at the apiary): 10:00 - 11:00 a.m. Location: Russell Hall 208 Instructor: Brutz English Early Bird: $42 (expires April 9) Course Fee: $55

DOUBLE BUCKET GARDENING Are you interested in gardening but do not want to commit to growing a large garden? Dr. Richard Schmude will demonstrate the benefits of double bucket gardening. This type of gardening is easy for anyone to do and improves your yield of vegetables. With double bucket gardening you can grow fresh vegetables right outside your door. Supplies are included to make your container and you are welcome to bring your own drill with a 2” bit. Dates Saturday, March 30 Time: 9:00 - 11:00 p.m. Location: Community Education Building Instructor: Richard Schmude Early Bird: $36 (expires March 16) Course Fee: $42

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LEARN TO DRAW In this class, you will learn to develop charcoal and pencil drawing techniques and perception skills with step-by-step demonstrations. Create your own drawings in no time while training your hand and eye to work together to draw what you see. Beginning to advanced students welcome. Dates: Thursdays, March 21 - May 9 Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. Location: Fine Arts 2086 Instructor: Marlin Adams Early-Bird Fee: $125 (expires March 7) Course Fee: $139

MONDAY NIGHT POTTERY In this class you will study basic but important techniques of throwing pottery forms on the wheel, centering the ball, pulling cylinders, and handbuilding. More advanced students will work on more complex projects. Topics include pulling and attaching handles, sizing lids, applying glaze, firing, and more. The course includes clay, glazes, use of the wheel, and firing in the kiln.

BASIC MUSIC THEORY AND EAR TRAINING This online course in basic music theory, taught by Gordon’s own music professor, Dr. Neil Boumpani, can serve high school students who are planning to major in music in college, or aspiring songwriters who want to understand how to properly compose their music, or help those trying to produce their own music by giving them the understanding of music basics.

Session I: Mondays, March 11 - April 29 Session II: Mondays, May 6 - July 1 Time: 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. Location: Fine Arts 215 Instructor: Bob Detamore Early-Bird Fee: $114 (expires two weeks prior to course) Course Fee: $125

ONLINE WITH INTERACTIVE CLASS SESSIONS: Dates: Thursdays, February 21 - April 4 Time: 7:30 - 8:30 p.m. Instructor: Dr. Neil Boumpani Location: Online Course Fee: $69 (Gordon Student: $29)

CLAY SCULPTURE

PRIVATE VIOLIN LESSONS

This class is for any artist who has the ambition to create portrait or figurative work from clay. You can work from life or reference material. In this course, taught by Bob Detamore, you will learn the basics of simple terracotta sculpture, hollowing and firing, and putting on a patina color. This course includes clay, armatures, and kiln firing.

Would you like to improve your posture and your memory skills? Would you like to play one of the most beautiful sounding musical instruments in the world? You should attend private violin lessons. Mary Stephenson, our violin instructor, provides 30-minute weekly lessons for adults and children. You can learn violin using the traditional method or the Suzuki method. The lessons are tailored to the age and skill level of each student and recitals are usually held twice a year.

Dates: Tuesdays, February 21 - March 28 Time: 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. Location: Fine Arts 215 Instructor: Bob Detamore Early-Bird Fee: $124 (expires February 7) Course Fee: $135

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Dates: Monthly, Wednesdays Time: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Location: Community Education Building Instructor: Mary Stephenson Course Fee: $94


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BEGINNING PHOTOGRAPHY This course is for beginner photographers. You will walk around the Gordon State College Campus while learning the basics of taking great photographs. Bring your camera or phone and wear comfortable walking shoes. You should also bring bottled water and a bag lunch. There will be an hour break for lunch during the day. Come and take advantage of the beautiful Campus in the spring. Date: Saturday, May 4 Time: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Instructor: Walter Bibbs Location: Russell Hall 211 Early-Bird: $79 (expires April 20) Course Fee: $90

COMPUTER BASICS Are you trying to figure out the how to do basic functions on your computer? Do you have some computer skills but want to expand your knowledge? This course may be for you. The computer basics class serves students who want to become more confident in their use of computers. Your instructor will show you different exercises and then be available for one-on-one assistance. No prior computer experience is required. As a participant, you will have access to a computer in one of our computer labs. Dates: Tuesday - Thursday, March 19 - 21 Time: 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. Instructor: Walter Bibbs Location: Instructional Complex 108 Early-Bird: $69 (expires March 5) Course Fee: $80

ADOBE PHOTOSHOP BOOT CAMP Have you ever wondered why your friend’s pictures look so much more professional than your own? Or, how they create their own holiday cards each year? We know their secret and soon you will, too. Our Adobe Photoshop class will teach you how to tweak your photographs, create greeting cards, collages, announcements, and more. Basic computer skills are required. We only have one warning for this class: Photoshop is addictive and fun. You will want to make more enhanced photographs and other projects. As a participant, you will have access to a computer in one of our computer labs. Dates: Tuesday & Thursday, February 19 & 21 Time: 5:30 - 8:30 p.m. Instructor: Walter Bibbs Location: Instructional Complex 103 Early-Bird: $63 (expires February 5) Course Fee: $75

USING POWERPOINT TO MAKE YOUR POINT

This course offers you an introduction to PowerPoint. PowerPoint is used in offices for presentations and meetings. You will learn how to create a PowerPoint and how to fine tune it to make a unique presentation for your next meeting or seminar. Access to computers in our computer lab will be available for all participants. Dates: Tuesday - Thursday, April 16 - 18 Time: 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. Instructor: Walter Bibbs Location: Instructional Complex 108 Early-Bird: $69 (expires April 2) Course Fee: $80

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BUSINESS LEADERSHIP SOLUTIONS We are offering you a series of courses highlighting soft skills and other business necessities. Our Basic Professional Etiquette class and our Dealing with Difficult People class teach some of the soft skills necessary to succeed in today’s business world. These classes are available to be taught at your business or at the Gordon State College Campus. Please call the Community Education office to arrange a time and date.

DEALING WITH DIFFICULT PEOPLE

BASIC PROFESSIONAL ETIQUETTE

We’ve all been there – and wished we were elsewhere. Some people are just plain difficult. And we’ve tried valiantly to reason with that incredibly difficult person. It’s frustrating, maddening, and sometimes even frightening. There are proven techniques to help you manage these trying situations. This course provides both a mindset to cultivate in general and specific tactics to use during the difficult moments. Course length: 8 hours.

The lack of social skills has helped derail many careers. Professional etiquette is an unwritten code of conduct regarding the interactions among the members in a business setting. When proper professional etiquette is used, all involved can feel more comfortable, and things tend to flow more smoothly. Your personal and professional brands are everything. Make sure your brands are polite, professional, courteous, and comply with accepted norms. Course length: 8 hours.

Dates: Monday - Thursday, February 25 - 28 Time: 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. Location: Nursing Allied Health & Science 117 Instructor: Gary Lister Early Bird: $142 (expires February 11) Course Fee: $166

MICROSOFT EXCEL: ROOKIE If you want to become familiar with Excel this is the class for you. Microsoft Excel is the chosen spreadsheet and analysis application used by most companies today. This two-hour workshop is designed to introduce you to basic Excel features such as entering various types of data, working with formulas and functions, and creating simple charts. You will learn the many advantages of worksheets and analyzing data for business or personal use. Prerequisite: Basic Computer Skills Date: Monday, February 11 Time: 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. Instructor: Michael Lil Location: Instructional Complex 103 Early-Bird: $25 (expires January 28) Course Fee: $35

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Dates: Monday - Thursday, April 29 - May 1 Time: 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. Location: Nursing Allied Health & Science 117 Instructor: Gary Lister Early Bird: $142 (expires April 15) Course Fee: $166

MICROSOFT EXCEL: NAVIGATION TIPS Expand your understanding of how to use Excel with this navigation tips workshop designed for the experienced Excel user. You will learn new shortcuts, editing, and formatting, formulas, printing options, charts and functions to create simple yet powerful spreadsheets. Prerequisite: Experienced Excel Usage Date: Monday, February 18 Time: 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. Instructor: Michael Lil Location: Instructional Complex 103 Early-Bird: $25 (expires February 4) Course Fee: $35


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MICROSOFT EXCEL SERIES

Starting with Level One, This 4-hour course will provide a solid introduction for those new to spreadsheets, and for self-taught users wanting to enhance their skills with Excel. Basic PC and Windows skills are necessary but no previous spreadsheet experience required. The Level Two course in Microsoft Excel Series, will teach you how to generate formulas, use functions, and customization to organize your worksheets. Basic Excel skills are required. In Microsoft Excel - Level Three, you will begin using advanced formulas, PivotTables & charts to analyze data by completing this Microsoft Excel training series for spring 2019. MICROSOFT EXCEL - LEVEL ONE Date: Mondays, March 11 & 18 Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. Instructor: Michael Lil Location: Instructional Complex 103 Early-Bird: $42 (expires February 25) Course Fee: $60 MICROSOFT EXCEL - LEVEL TWO Date: Mondays, April 15 & 22 Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. Instructor: Michael Lil Location: Instructional Complex 103 Early-Bird: $42 (expires April 1) Course Fee: $60 MICROSOFT EXCEL - LEVEL THREE Date: Mondays, May 13 & 20 Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. Instructor: Michael Lil Location: Instructional Complex 103 Early-Bird: $42 (expires April 29) Course Fee: $60

ROCK WALL CLIMBING CLASS

This fitness class is designed to help you learn to climb a rock wall. The rock is a part of the Highlander Challenge Course. Your instructor, Andy Osbourne, will guide you in climbing safety and techniques. This course is for beginners and is open to everyone eighteen and older. Date: Tuesdays, April 2 - 23 Time: 5:30 - 8:30 p.m. Instructor: Andy Osborne Location: Highlander Challenge Course Early-Bird: $94 (expires April 19) Course Fee: $105

PRIMITIVE CAMPING TRIP TO SAND ROCK Join us for an overnight adventure as we climb the massive slabs of sandstone in Sand Rock, Alabama. Even without climbing gear, you can trek through the tunnels and the maze of trails. Bring your tents, hammocks, hiking and climbing gear as our guide, Andy Osborne leads us as we explore this unique spot in the South. Date: Friday - Saturday, April 5 - 6 Time of Departure: TBD Trip Leader: Andy Osborne Location: Sand Rock Course Fee: $100

GEORGIA RENAISSANCE FESTIVAL ADVENTURE

Leave the driving to us as we transport back to 16th century England where artisan crafts, jousting knights, carnival games, taverns and food galore are the theme for the day. Cost includes transportation and entrance to the festival. Registration deadline is April 22. Date: Saturday, May 18 Time of Departure: 9:00 a.m. Departure Location: Gordon State College Approximatly Return Time: 7:00 p.m. Adult (ages 13+): $29 Child (ages 6 - 12): $19

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Online Learning. . .

Our online courses are instructor facilitated. This means that a

large component of the course is interacting with an expert instructor and other students via a discussion area.

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always on the go, like you!

Online Advanced Career Training ELECTRICAL TECHNICIAN

WELDER TECHNICIAN

Our Electrical Technician class provides you with an intensive overview of skills necessary for electrical maintenance. This program teaches you math, inspection, safety, quality, electrical systems, automation, motor controls, and assembly to work as an Electrical Technician, Electrician, and Wireman.

A Welder Technician is required to have a thorough understanding of how to properly and safely operate welding equipment and machinery as well as learn math, inspection, materials, quality, metal cutting, grinding, forming, robotics, and rigging. In this program, you will receive an intensive overview of skills relating to welding techniques from the basic principles of metal cutting and rigging to safety guidelines and manufacturing management.

Online: www.careertraining.ed2go.com/gordon Dates: Open Enrollment Location: Online Course Fee: $1,995 (includes course materials)

Online: www.careertraining.ed2go.com/gordon Dates: Open Enrollment Location: Online Course Fee: $1,995 (includes course materials)

Online Personal & Professional Development INTRODUCTION TO SCREENWRITING Hollywood has popped up in Georgia! There’s never been a better time for you to start a career as a screenwriter. With technological breakthroughs bringing the cost of making and distributing movies down to almost nothing, there’s going to be a huge demand for great scripts—and for people who can write them. So sign up to be the next great Hollywood screenwriter today! Online: www.ed2go.com/gsc Multiple Start Dates Offered: January 16

February 13

March 13 April 17 Instructor: Jeff Grognet Course Fee: $115

MEDICAL OFFICE BASICS SUITE

In this class you will experience four classes in one. You will learn medical terminology according to each body system. You will also learn medical math skills used for calculating dosages, using scientific formulas, and more. HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act) compliance is also taught in this course along with some basic Spanish to help bridge any communication gaps between you and your Spanishspeaking patients. Online: www.ed2go.com/gsc Multiple Start Dates Offered: January 16

February 13

March 13

April 17

Instructor: Douglas Best, Tara Bradley Williams, Carline Dalgleish, Ben Sellers Course Fee: $395

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PE SWIM FOR HOMESCHOOL

Ages 6 - 12 In this six-week program, your children or younger students will participate in physical education that focuses on fitness, skill development, and sportsmanship. It will help to energize their body as well as their mind. This swimming class, taught by Gordon’s swim instructor Laura Huggins, will help children establish fitness habits as a natural part of their life. Students must know how to swim and space is limited so register today. Dates: Mondays & Wednesdays, January 28 - March 6 Time: 10:00 - 11:00 a.m. Instructor: Laura Huggins Location: GSC Aquatic Center Course Fee: $74 (expires Jan 14)

K - 5 TUTORING

FITNESS FOR FUN: PE FOR HOMESCHOOLERS

Ages 6 - 12 This class is for children between the ages of 6 and 12. We want your children to enjoy moving around and exercising. Our instructor, Cheri Holliman, will lead them through fun activities that will keep them fit. From aerobics to yoga, your child will learn the value of exercise while taking part in a group filled with children their own ages. No class session on Wed, April 3 due to a blood drive, so join us in donating the gift of life. Dates: Mondays & Wednesdays, March 18 - April 24 Time: 1:00 - 2:30 p.m. Instructor: Cheri Holliman Location: Alumni Memorial Hall Early-Bird: $74 (expires March 4) Course Fee: $85

Is your child struggling with basic math, writing, or reading skills? Our tutor Katharine Whitelock, B.A. may be able to assist your child. We offer a holistic tutoring approach to help your child build their confidence and improve their grades. The tutoring sessions are molded to suit each child’s individual need. We want to create the stepping stones to help your child succeed in and out of school. Tutoring is available Monday through Thursday afternoons in one-hour increments from 3:30 – 5:30. Other times during the day may be arranged. Dates: Mondays - Thursdays Time-slots: 3:30 - 6:30 p.m. Instructor: Katharine Whitelock Location: Community Education Session Fee: $20 per one hour session

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JR Highlanders SAT/ACT - Test Prep Math

SAT/ACT - Test Prep English

BARNESVILLE Dates: Saturdays, March 9 & 16 Time: 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Instructor: Joan Prisk Location: Instructional Complex 207 Course Fee: $64 Add textbook for $12

McDONOUGH Dates: Mondays & Thursdays, April 8 - 18 Time: 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Instructor: Sonya Okoli Location: McDonough Site Course Fee: $64 Add textbook for $12

McDONOUGH Dates: Mondays & Thursdays, March 18 - 28 Time: 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Instructor: Joan Prisk Location: McDonough Site 702 Course Fee: $64 Add textbook for $12

BARNESVILLE Dates: Saturdays, April 13 & 20 Time: 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Instructor: Sonya Okoli Location: Instructional Complex 207 Course Fee: $64 Add textbook for $12

This eight-hour math workshop is designed to prepare students to take or improve their scores on college admission tests such as the SAT and ACT. This workshop focuses on operations using fractions, decimals, and percentages. It also covers algebraic operations, Coordinate geometry, and more. Students will actively engage in solving math problems with the instructor. Materials and websites will be distributed for extended practice beyond the workshop.

Are you starting to prepare for college? Do you have butterflies in your stomach thinking about college entrance exams? This workshop is designed to help you prepare for, or improve your score on the Language arts college admission tests. During the eight hours of instruction time, you will prepare to take tests such as the SAT and ACT. You will cover sentence skills, reading comprehension, essay writing, vocabulary review, and more.

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JUNIOR HIGHLANDER SWIM LESSONS MOMMY & ME SWIM

SESSION I

Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, May 13 - 24 Early-Bird: $49 (expires April 29) Regular Fee: $60

Mondays - Thursdays, June 3 - 13 Early-Bird: $64 (expires May 20) Regular Fee: $75

6 months - 4 Years 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Age

Times

3-4

9:30 - 10:10 a.m.

5-6

10:15 - 10:55 a.m.

7 - 10

11:00 - 11:40 a.m.

11 & Up

11:45 a.m.- 12:25 p.m.

Parents will swim with the child. Swim diapers are required.

SESSION II

SESSION III

Mondays - Thursdays, June 17 - 27 Early-Bird: $64 (expires June 3) Regular Fee: $75

Mondays - Thursdays, July 8 - 18 Early-Bird: $64 (expires June 24) Regular Fee: $75

Age

Times

Age

Times

3-4

9:30 - 10:10 a.m.

3-4

9:30 - 10:10 a.m.

5-6

10:15 - 10:55 a.m.

5-6

10:15 - 10:55 a.m.

7 - 10

11:00 - 11:40 a.m.

7 - 10

11:00 - 11:40 a.m.

11 & Up

11:45 a.m.- 12:25 p.m.

11 & Up

11:45 a.m.- 12:25 p.m.

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JR Highlanders SCIENCE EXPLORER CAMP

HIGHLANDER SOFTBALL CAMP

GRADES Pre-K - 1st Dates: Monday - Friday, June 3 - 7 Time: 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Early Bird Fee: $149 (expires May 20) Camp Fee: $160

AGES 6 - 10, GIRLS Dates: Monday - Thursday, June 10 - 13 Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Early Bird Fee: $95 (expires May 27) Camp Fee: $120

GRADES 2nd - 3rd Dates: Monday - Friday, June 10 - 14 Time: 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Early Bird Fee: $149 (expires May 27) Camp Fee: $160

AGES 11 - 14, GIRLS Dates: Monday - Thursday, June 10 - 13 Time: 2:00 - 5:00 p.m. Early Bird Fee: $95 (expires May 27) Camp Fee: $120

GRADES 4th - 5th Dates: Monday - Friday, June 17 - 21 Time: 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Early Bird: $149 (expires June 3) Camp Fee: $160

TENNIS CAMP

BASKETBALL CAMP AGE 7 - 14, BOYS & GIRLS Dates: Monday - Friday, June 3 - 7 Monday - Thursday, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Early Bird Fee: $185 (expires May 20) Camp Fee: $200

SUMMER SOCCER CAMP WEEK ONE - AGES 6 - UP, BOYS & GIRLS Dates: Monday - Thursday, June 10 - 13 Time: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Early Bird Fee: $189 (expires May 27) Camp Fee: $224 WEEK TWO - AGES 6 - UP, BOYS & GIRLS Dates: Monday - Thursday, June 17 - 20 Time: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Early Bird Fee: $189 (expires June 3) Camp Fee: $224

AGE 10 - 18, BOYS & GIRLS Dates: Monday - Friday, June 24 - 28 Time: 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Early Bird Fee: $95 (expires May 20) Camp Fee: $120

SUMMER STEAM CAMP GRADES 6th - 8th, BOYS & GIRLS Dates: Monday - Friday, July 8 - 12 Time: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Early Bird Fee: $185 (expires May 20) Camp Fee: $200

PERFORMING ARTS CAMP AGE 7 - 14, BOYS & GIRLS Dates: Monday - Thursday, July 15 - 18 Time: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Early Bird Fee: $185 (expires July 1) Camp Fee: $200 Interested in Private Violin Lessons or Basic Music Theory & Ear Training for your Jr. Highlander? See page 8 for more details!

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All courses and activities are scheduled for the main campus site, in Barnesville, unless noted otherwise. Online Registration – Go to www.gordonstate.edu/commed and click on the “Registration” tab located on the top left of our web page where you will sign up and follow the instructions for class registration.

In Person Registration – Our office is located on Gordon State College’s campus at 301 Spencer Street, Barnesville, GA 30204.

Phone Registration – To register by phone, please call the Community Education office at 678-359-5123 during our business hours, Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Mail in or Fax Registration – You may fax your registration forms to our office. Our fax number is 770-3585009. You may also mail your completed registration form with payment information to: Gordon State College Community Education, 419 College Drive, Barnesville, GA 30204.

Holidays – The campus will be closed on January 1-2 (New Year’s Eve), February 21 (Martin Luther King Jr. Day), and March 11-15 (Spring Break).

Emergency Closing (Inclement Weather) – The decision to close Gordon State College due to inclement weather is carefully weighed before it is made. In the event the college is closed due to inclement weather we will make every effort to provide make-up sessions at the discretion of the college. Please make sure the Community Education office has your up-to-date contact information.

Student Accommodations – Students with special needs must notify the Community Education office a minimum of two business days before the course start date so appropriate accommodations can be arranged.

Refunds – In order to receive a refund for a course, students must withdraw prior to the first scheduled class meeting. Please call the Community Education office at 678-359-5123 to drop a course. There will be no refunds once a course has begun.

Parking Permits – Community Education students need parking permits for their vehicles. Parking permits will be disbursed by the Community Education office once registration is complete.

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Junior Highlander Registrations (Includes all registration information above) Fees include a $50 non-refundable fee (except for swim lessons). Walk-up registrations for camps will result in an additional $25 charge. All registrations will receive a handbook via email or postal mail. The forms in the handbook will need to be completed by the parent and/or guardian, and returned to the Community Education office prior to the start of the camp(s) registered. If the required forms have not been completed and returned, the child will not be allowed to participant in the camp(s).

- There will be no refunds once the selected camp has started. If you should need to withdraw your child from the program, please notify the Community Education office at least one week prior to the start of the camp; you will be given a refund for the camp registration minus the required non-refundable deposit. If a camp is canceled by the Community Education office due to low enrollment or other reasons, you will receive a full refund, including the non-refundable deposit. Refunds for Junior Highlander Camps

- Payment plans are available for all camps (swim lessons not included in payment plan program). Please contact the Community Education office for more details and/or to set up a payment plan for your child’s Junior Highlander Camp registration(s). Payment Plan(s) for Junior Highlander Camps

Questions?

Contact us with any questions you may have via email: communityeducation@gordonstate.edu or by calling: 678-359-5123.

Office Hours

Mondays - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (Closed from 12:00 noon - 1:00 p.m. for lunch)


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