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Summer 2018 COMMUNIT Y CLASSES

Learn for Life

Summer

fun!

Continuing Education Workforce Development | Adult Education & Literacy

STCHAS.EDU/LEARNFORLIFE STCHAS.EDU/LEARNFORLIFE

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Look for SCC’s four yearly CONTINUING EDUCATION SCHEDULES

WINTER

SUMMER

SPRING

FALL

Late December

Late February

Early May

Late July

Online registration is easy! Call Wendy or Marybeth at 636-922-8233 to register, or visit stchas.edu/learnforlife.

This schedule of classes brought to you by the

SCC DIVISION OF CORPORATE & COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT Dr. Barbara Kavalier, SCC President Amanda Sizemore, Assistant VP Amanda Rose Associate Dean Adult Education & Literacy

Fay Aubuchon Associate Dean Workforce Programs and Services

Kayse Larkin Layout and Design Class Schedule

Maureen Miles Coordinator Class Schedule

Tammie De Los Santos Associate Dean College and Career Readiness

When you see this Quick Response (QR) symbol throughout the course schedule, use your smartphone with a QR code reader app to link to videos and more information about SCC Continuing Education. Free application recommendation: QR Code Reader by Scan

College Mission SCC serves our community by focusing on academic excellence, student success, workforce advancement, and life-long learning within a global society. We celebrate diversity and we enrich the economic and cultural vitality of the region by providing an accessible, comprehensive, and supportive environment for teaching and learning.

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TABLE OF CONTENTS LEARN FOR GROWTH

Summer Camps. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4 Academic Enhancement . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23 Youth. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23

LEARN FOR CREATIVITY

Art . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24 Music. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24 Photography. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25

LEARN FOR WELL-BEING

Dance. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 26 Fitness . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27

LEARN FOR PERSONAL ENRICHMENT

Culinary. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . History. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Language. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Money. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Special Interest . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

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LEARN FOR BUSINESS/PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT Computers/Technology. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35-37 Career Certification. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 38-45

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LEARN FOR DISCOVERY HEALTH OCCUPATIONS. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 46 Online Programs: Ed2Go, U Got Class, ProTrain, Center for Legal Studies, American Management Association, Carson Dunlop . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 47 WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 48 ADULT EDUCATION, LITERACY, ESL, HSE TESTING. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 49 HOW TO ENROLL, REGISTRATION, LOCATIONS. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 50-51

ONLINE

QRP IF

CERTIFICATE PROGRAMS

ELIGIBLE FOR PAYMENT PLAN

CLASS HELD AT QUAIL RIDGE PARK

OAP

CLASS HELD AT INVENTOR FORGE

RC

CLASS HELD AT ONE ACADEMY PLACE CLASS HELD AT RENDEZVOUS CAFÉ

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2018 SUMMER CAMPS All camps held on SCC campus unless otherwise noted by the following: OAP

CLASS HELD AT QUAIL RIDGE PARK

IF

AGES 5-14

CLASS HELD AT ONE ACADEMY PLACE

CLASS HELD AT INVENTOR FORGE STEM/STEAM CAMP: SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, ENGINEERING, ART AND MATH

Cupcake Wars (Ages 7-9)

Cancellation Policy A $25 cancellation fee will be assessed if you cancel less than 14 days prior to the start of camp.

Week of June 4 Geocaching – The Search for Treasure! (Ages 7-12) Welcome to the ’high-tech’ treasure hunt. Join us for one of the fastest growing outdoor activities. Using handheld GPS units, you will hike SCC for buried caches. Be the first group to master reading a map and coordinates, learn the importance of maintaining your logbook and use Internet sites to update data that can be used by other hunters. After this week, you will be able to direct your own family on a similar adventure. Bring your GPS to camp if you have one. Camp requires physical activity. Students will be doing a lot of walking. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 6/4-6/8

M-F

9a-noon

$109

Physics, Flight and Vehicles (Ages 7-12) Blast into a fun-filled week with Miss Kathy and Mr. Fred! Design, build and launch airplanes, flying gadgets, motor vehicles, hot air balloons and more! Learn the physics behind flight, and race your vehicles for speed and distance. You will learn the tactics to succeed as pilots using computers that allow you to fly with flight simulators and learn how to fly a drone. Watch the flight club perform aerobatics with their remote control airplanes, and learn how they control the flight and distance for their planes. 6/4-6/8

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M-F

9a-4p

$189

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Do you love to make cupcakes and watch Cupcake Wars on the Food Network? In this amazing camp, you can let your imagination and creativity run wild as you discover how to use icing, flavorings, candy clay, gum paste, decorations and candies and turn them into creations of art! Each day you will be given a theme. On the final day, we will have our very own cupcake wars. Teams will create a business name and a logo. Are you up for the challenge? Aprons will be provided. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 6/4-6/8

M-F

9a-noon

$119

Minecraft Designers (Ages 8-10) If you love the game Minecraft and always wanted to design your own world, this camp is for you! Learn how to create a custom map, the basics of creating 3D models using a new software to design your very own objects, how to build with Redstone and Command blocks, and create custom textures for you to import at home or share with friends. To access their project at home, students must own a PC/MAC version of Minecraft. Tablet, phone and game console versions of Minecraft are not compatible. Parent email address is required to use 3D modeling software. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 6/4-6/8

M-F

9a-noon

$149


2018

College for All Kids & TEENS TOO!

IMPORTANT INFORMATION! Camps fill up fast, so don’t forget to register at stchas.edu/learnforlife. At that time, you can download a welcome packet and submit the necessary forms to us at least one week prior to the start of camp. Camps that have low enrollment will cancel one week prior to the start date of camp and full refunds issued. Most camps are held at SCC except Science Rocks, App Attack, Advanced 3D Video Game With Unity, Code Your Own Adventure, Python Programmer, 3D Printing (EXCEPT JUNE 11 WEEK) and Woodworking. Science Rocks will be at Quail Ridge Park (in cooperation with St. Charles County Parks). App Attack, Advanced 3D Video Game With Unity, Code Your Own Adventure and Python Programmer will be at One Academy Place in Dardenne Prairie. 3D Printing (EXCEPT JUNE 11 WEEK) and Woodworking will be at Inventor Forge in the EDC Building located in Cottleville. If your child has been prescribed an Epi-Pen or inhaler and can selfmedicate, a doctor’s signature is required which can be found in the emergency form. If your child is in a half-day camp, students must be registered in lunch supervision where our staff supervises and escorts them to lunch and afternoon camp. If your child needs before- and/or after-care, you also will need to register. Spaces fill up fast! Safety, fun and learning are our top priority!

Register starting today at stchas.edu/ learnforlife or call 636-922-8233. STCHAS.EDU/LEARNFORLIFE | 636-922-8233

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Kindermath: Arithmetic Adventures (Ages 5-6) Explore the patterns of numbers and the fun of solving interesting and meaningful arithmetic problems. Let us take the frustration out of learning math. Games and activities will reinforce math skills while having fun. 6/4-6/8

M-F

9a-4p

$169

Minecraft Designers (Ages 11-14) If you love the game Minecraft and always wanted to design your own world, this camp is for you! Learn how to create a custom map, the basics of creating 3D models using a new software to design your very own objects, how to build with Redstone and Command blocks, and create custom textures for you to import at home or share with friends. To access their project at home, students must own a PC/MAC version of Minecraft. Tablet, phone and game console versions of Minecraft are not compatible. Parent email address is required to use 3D modeling software. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years. NO BEFORE-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 6/4-6/8

M-F

1-4p

Inventor Forge Maker Space Camps Tinker, build and play in this dynamic Maker Space blending art, technology, engineering and science. Explore creativity and innovation in a collaborative space show casing projects and ideas. Use critical thinking to step outside the box! All camps held at Inventor Forge in the EDC Building located at 5988 Mid Rivers Mall Drive in St. Peters. NEW! Woodworking (Middle School) IF Discover how to design and make wood projects you and your family will love! Students will work with woodworking tools, laser cutters, stain, paint and more. Create projects such as birdhouses, picture frames, jewelry coasters, books covers and whatever else your imagination can create. NO BEFORE- OR AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 6/4-6/8

M-F

1-4p

$159

$149

NEW! 3D Printing (Middle School) IF LEGO Junior Sports Robotics Engineering (Ages 6-8) You are invited to the LEGO Robotics Sports Camp! Students will build fun sports creations such as mini golf courses and pitching machines. Compete in challenges and games using the robots you build yourselves. LEGO NXT kits will be used. NO BEFORE-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 6/4-6/8

M-F

1-4p

$115

LEGO Junior NXT Intro Camp (Ages 6-8) Explore the world of LEGO Robotics with this introduction camp. Learn the basics of building LEGO Robotics while making exciting projects such as race cars and robot dogs. No prior robotics experience is necessary. NO AFTER CARE AVAILABLE THIS CAMP. 6/4-6/8

M-F

9a-noon

$115

Learn all about 3D printing and how it can change your world! Create projects with Tinker CAD − a 3D CAD design tool to design your project and how to prepare files for print using the 3D printer. NO BEFORE- OR AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 6/4-6/8

M-F

9a-noon

$149

Photography for Beginners (Ages 7-11) Transform your pictures into special works of art! Explore how cameras work and learn the basics of taking photos. Work on rules of thirds, lighting and editing, practice taking different kinds of photos, movement/sports, nature, portraits and find exciting new tricks. 6/4-6/8

M-F

9a-4p

$189

NEW! STEAM Space Camp (Ages 7-11) Discover a different aspect of space each day! Planets and moons, constellations, comets and meteors, black holes, galaxies and rocket ships will be explored. Create crafts, make a space snack, conduct science experiments and complete a STEM challenge each day!

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6/4-6/8

M-F

9a-4p

$179


Week of June 11 Drama Camp (Ages 8-14) All the world’s a stage! Experience the exciting process of theatre through scene work and characterization. You will audition for a specific published play on the first day. For the following four days, you will block the play, work on characterization and gather props and costumes. A final performance will be on Friday. 6/11-6/15

M-F

9a-4p

$179

Shoot and Score – Boys Basketball (Ages 9-14) Take your basketball game to the next level. Learn footwork, shooting, dribbling and pass techniques to become a better, more complete basketball player. Each day will include skill clinics and scrimmages. Tuition includes a T-shirt. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 6/11-6/15

M-F

8a-noon

$139

Kids in the Kitchen (Ages 7-9) Love to be in the kitchen? Growing gourmets will have the opportunity to cook and have fun! Immerse yourself with cooking techniques, tools of the trade, basic etiquette, nutrition, safety, a little kitchen math, and learn how to read a recipe. Students will be making gourmet sandwiches, homemade pizzas, cupcakes, pasta and more. Each day will be a different theme. Students will be cooking breakfast, lunch, dinner, snacks and dessert foods. Includes CD of recipes, aprons provided. Students must wear closed-toed shoes. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 6/11-6/15

M-F

9a-noon

$119

App Attack! OAP Take the first steps into the world of mobile app design and customize your own game app! Using a specialized app and game development tool, students will explore the world of web-based (HTML5) mobile apps. In addition to learning the basics of mobile app design and game development, you will also see firsthand how the world of app publishing functions. Student-created apps will be accessible on a private site and can be played on any mobile device or computer. Publishing to app stores not included. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years. No prior experience is necessary and students do not need to own a smartphone or tablet to take the class. Class held at One Academy Place in Dardenne Prairie. NO BEFORE- OR AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. Ages 8-10 6/11-6/15 M-F

9a-noon

$149

Ages 11-14 6/11-6/15 M-F

1-4p

$149

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PLEASE FOLLOW THESE INSTRUCTIONS WHEN REGISTERING

Jewelry Designers (Ages 8-13) Have you ever dreamed of designing your own jewelry line? Campers will create a bracelet, a pair of earrings and a necklace. In a two-step process, campers will first design their piece and then create it using hands-on methods and an awesome selection of materials. A jewelry show will take place on Friday where each camper can display their collection and discuss the inspirations behind their work. NO BEFORE-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 6/11-6/15

M-F

1-4p

$115

3D Printing Camp (Ages 10-14) Experience the exciting world of 3D printing technology. Students will learn solidworks (a 3D design program) and be able to print their creations on a Makerbit 3D printer. It’s amazing what this new technology can do. 6/11-6/15

M-F

1-4p

$119

YOUR CHILD FOR SUMMER CAMPS:

Go to www.stchas.edu/learnforlife Click on Login/Create Account NEW CAMPERS: Click on Create New Profile and follow steps to set up an account. REMEMBER! This profile is for your child. You need to enter their information, NOT the parent’s information. RETURNING CAMPERS: Login with username/password If you have forgotten either one, click on Forgot Username? Forgot Password? and a link will be sent for you to reset your password. DO NOT CREATE A DUPLICATE ACCOUNT. This causes issues when it comes to registering and/or refunding transactions to your account.

LEGO Robotic Beginning Engineering (Ages 9-14) Take your engineering skills to a new level using LEGO Mindstorms Robotics using NXT and EV3 kits. Discover the challenges that make robotics technology accessible using problem-solving techniques. Create your robot using basic computer programming, principles of simple and complex machines, gearing and your own creativity. Teams will attempt to exploit the design weaknesses or incidental mechanical advantage of their opponents’ robots. A perfect blend of math, science and fun! Camp is for students who have not taken a LEGO camp or class. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 6/11-6/15

M-F

9a-noon

$115

Do you love building robotic projects that really move, talk and drive? Learn how to program the projects built by you! Using NXT Kits and software, campers will be introduced to what it takes to make a robot run. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP.

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M-F

1-4p

Make your own Star Wars adventure come to life! Bring in your favorite action figures or Star Wars vehicles and create a short film with your friends. Whether you want to recreate a scene from Star Wars or design a new world of your own, this camp brings your dreams to the screen. Students will need to bring in Star Wars action figures or vehicles from home, but all other equipment will be provided. Student-created films will be available on a password-protected website to share with friends and family. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the camp. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. Ages 8-10 6/11-6/15

LEGO NXT Young Programmers (Ages 6-8)

6/11-6/15

NEW! Star Wars Stop Animation

$115

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M-F

Ages 11-14 6/11-6/15 M-F

9a-noon

$149

1-4p

$149

NEW! Fun With MicroBit (Ages 10-14) Learn to program and understand electronics with MicroBit technology. Immerse yourself in digital marketing, prototyping and creative thinking. Become familiar with programming and electronics concepts by using the MicroBit microcontroller. Make lots of cool projects to take home. The MicroBit kit is also yours to keep to continue learning all summer long! NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 6/11-6/15

M-F

9a-noon

$129


Disney Princesses (Ages 5-7) Rapunzel, Tiara, Aurora, Ariel, Belle, Snow White, Pocahontas, Mulan and Jasmine − who could ask for more? Explore one Disney princess’s life each day. Have fun snacks, activities and crafts that go along with each princess that will be enjoyed each day. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 6/11-6/15

M-F

9a-noon

$115

Mixed Media Explorations (Ages 10-14) Advance your artistic skills by creating both two- and three-dimensional mixed media works of art. You will be rendering self-portraits and drawing as well as creating works of art by combining and exploring many different mediums such as drawing, painting, textiles and sculpture. Use objects and materials provided or bring in found objects. There will be endless opportunities for artists! 6/11-6/15

M-F

9a-4p

$189

NEW! ArithmaTricks Camp (Ages 6-12) Join Abra-kid-Abra and discover your magical talent! Learn math-based magic and vanish coins, read minds, and make playing cards disappear. Math puzzlers, games and comedy skits, too. Goals are to build math skills, develop presentation skills and increase confidence, all while having fun. Participate in a family show and bring home tricks daily. 6/11-6/15

M-F

9a-4p

$225

Week of June 18

Percy Jackson Olympians, Lightning Thief Camp (Ages 7-12) Join Percy and his friends as mythological monsters and the gods of Mount Olympus walk straight out of the pages of Percy’s Greek mythology textbook right into this fun and imaginative camp. Do you have what it takes to fight your way through a world of mythological monsters and dangerous demi-gods? If you find your way to camp half-blood, you just may learn to fight like a real hero, save mythological creatures and battle the powers of the underworld. Only you can complete your quest (with the help of your friends, of course!) 6/18-6/22

M-F

9a-4p

$179

Drama Camp (Ages 8-14) All the world’s a stage! Experience the exciting process of theatre through scene work and characterization. You will audition for a specific published play on the first day. For the following four days, you will block the play, work on characterization and gather props and costumes. A final performance will be on Friday. 6/18-6/22

M-F

9a-4p

$179

Cupcake Wars (Ages 10-13) Do you love to make cupcakes and watch Cupcake Wars on the Food Network? In this amazing camp, you can let your imagination and creativity run wild as you discover how to use icing, flavorings, candy clay, gum paste, decorations and candies and turn them into creations of art! Each day you will be given a theme. On the final day, we will have our very own cupcake wars. Teams will create a business name and a logo. Are you up for the challenge? Aprons will be provided. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 6/18-6/22

M-F

9a-noon

$119

Raging Reaction Lab/Grossology (Ages 7-12) Do you love to gross people out? In this ghastly camp, you will have burping contests, watch something decompose, and make fake vomit, blisters and scabs. Not gross enough? Campers will also dissect owl pellets, make slime and learn about the physiology of snot. There will be experiments with Mentos and Coke, and we’ll make pop and bottle rockets and self-inflating balloons. 6/18-6/22

M-F

9a-4p

$179

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Video Game Animation Take your game design skills to the next level by creating and animating your own character sprites, objects and backgrounds. Start with a name, develop the character’s personality, signature moves, special powers and a story line. Finish with a fully animated character to be used in your very own game. Students do not need any prior experience in game design, animation, or sketching. Student-created games will be available on a password-protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Games are only compatible on PC computers; Mac versions can be created after the program for $15 conversion fee. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. Ages 8-10 6/18-6/22

M-F

Ages 11-14 6/18-6/22 M-F

9a-noon

$149

1-4p

$149

LEGO Robotic Intermediate Engineering (Ages 9-14) EV3 LEGO robotic engineering kits bring you the latest technology and programming education. Take your engineering skills to a new level. Discover the challenges that make robotics technology accessible using problem-solving techniques. Create your robot using basic computer programming, principles of simple and complex machines, gearing and your own creativity. Students work in pairs. Prerequisite: Must have taken a previous camp or class. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 6/18-6/22

M-F

9a-noon

$115

Remember! Don’t forget to register for lunch supervision if your child is registered for a morning and afternoon half-day camp on the same day.

A-Cappella Camp (Ages 10-14) Do you like Pentatonix and Pitch Perfect? This fun camp is designed for singers and includes creative music making using a student’s natural ability. Learn how to create music with your own voice in a fun and comfortable setting through a variety of short pop pieces, rounds, and basic a-cappella songs. Gain confidence in harmonizing and improvising with others to make beautiful music together. Performance on the last day. 6/18-6/22

M-F

9a-4p

$189

NEW! The Magic Tree House: Dinosaurs Before Dark (Ages 7-10) Join Jack and Annie on their first adventure in the Magic Tree House. Will they get home before dark ... or will they become a dinosaur’s dinner? Enjoy a magical trip to a world filled with prehistoric creatures while improving skills in reading fluency and comprehension. (Book and research guide provided). 6/18-6/22

M-F

9a-4p

$179

Cougar Cheer Camp (Ages 7-10) Go Cougars! Come cheer for SCC! During this funfilled camp, students will learn cheers, chants and jumps, as well as some stunting. All of these skills will be put together for a performance on the last day. This is a perfect opportunity for girls and boys to advance their skills in cheerleading or start learning from the beginning. T-shirt included in camp. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 6/18-6/22

10

M-F

9a-noon

$115

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LEGO NXT Animals (Ages 9-14) From dogs that bark to dolphins that swim, LEGO NXT animal camp has them all! Students will build mowing, walking and talking robotic animals using LEGO NXT kits. This is a great beginning camp for kids who have no prior LEGO robotics experience. NO BEFORE-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 6/18-6/22

M-F

1-4p

$115


NEW! Painting Galore and More! (Ages 7-10)

Cupcake Wars (Ages 7-9)

Does your child love to paint and draw? If so, this is the camp for them. Students will draw/sketch their own creations and experiment with various types of paint such as acrylic, tempera and watercolors. They will also make a tie-dye project and bring home their masterpieces to proudly share.

Do you love to make cupcakes and watch Cupcake Wars on the Food Network? In this amazing camp, you can let your imagination and creativity run wild as you discover how to use icing, flavorings, candy clay, gum paste, decorations and candies and turn them into creations of art! Each day you will be given a theme. On the final day, we will have our very own cupcake wars. Teams will create a business name and a logo. Are you up for the challenge? Aprons will be provided. NO BEFORE-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP.

6/18-6/22

M-F

9a-4p

$179

NEW! Language Around the World (Ages 5-6) Hola! Salut! Ciao! Discover how much fun learning basic words and phrases in different languages can be! Students will also learn some basic sign language, too. Celebrate different cultures and countries through games, crafts, snacks, music and more! NO BEFORE-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 6/18-6/22

M-F

1-4p

$115

Week of June 25

6/25-6/29

M-F

1-4p

$119

Masterchef (Ages 7-9) Step up and become a culinary master! Immerse yourself with advanced cooking techniques, tools of the trade, basic etiquette, nutrition, safety and even some kitchen math. Growing gourmets will be making delectable delights from breakfast to dinner in preparation for the final cook-off. A CD of all recipes and cooking information will be given to all masterchefs. Aprons provided. Bring a water bottle each day and wear closed-toed shoes. Prerequisite: Must have taken Kids in the Kitchen or have prior kitchen experience. 6/25-6/29

M-F

9a-noon

$119

Harry Potter (Ages 7-9) We are pleased to inform you that you have been accepted at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardy at St. Charles Community College. Magical folks who have read the books by J.K. Rowling will enter a familiar world of delights! We also welcome Muggles wishing to learn about Harry Potter’s world. Our quest is to learn about magical creatures, Quidditch dueling and other wildly interesting objects. Are you up for the challenge? 6/25-6/29

M-F

9a-4p

$179

Shoot and Score – Girls Basketball (Ages 9-14) Take your basketball game to the next level. Learn footwork, shooting, dribbling and pass techniques to become a better, more complete basketball player. Each day will include skill clinics, scrimmages and competitions. Tuition includes a T-shirt. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 6/25-6/29

M-F

8a-noon

Minecraft Modders Use your favorite game to learn the basic of modding and foundations of programming. Learn scripting and logic statements as you create your first mods! Introductory coding will also be taught through a simulated environment inspired by Minecraft. Student projects will be available on a Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. To access their project at home, students must have a PC/Mac version of Minecraft. Tablet, phone and game console versions of Minecraft are not compatible. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. Ages 8-10 6/25-6/29

M-F

Ages 11-14 6/25-6/29 M-F

9a-noon

$149

1-4p

$149

$139

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Wearable Art (Ages 9-14) Create cool projects to wear using a variety of mediums (paint, beads, wire, clay, fabric, dye and recycled materials.) Make T-shirts, flip flops, jewelry and more! NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 6/25-6/29

M-F

9a-noon

$119

LEGO Robotic Beginning Engineering (Ages 9-14) Take your engineering skills to a new level using LEGO Mindstorms Robotics using NXT and EV3 kits. Discover the challenges that make robotics technology accessible using problem-solving techniques. Create your robot using basic computer programming, principles of simple and complex machines, gearing and your own creativity. Teams will attempt to exploit the design weaknesses or incidental mechanical advantage of their opponents’ robots. A perfect blend of math, science and fun! Camp is for students who have not taken a LEGO camp or class. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 6/25-6/29

M-F

9a-noon

$115

YOUR CHILD FOR SUMMER CAMPS:

Go to www.stchas.edu/learnforlife Click on Login/Create Account NEW CAMPERS: Click on Create New Profile and follow steps to set up an account. REMEMBER! This profile is for your child. You need to enter their information, NOT the parent’s information. RETURNING CAMPERS: Login with username/password If you have forgotten either one, click on Forgot Username? Forgot Password? and a link will be sent for you to reset your password. DO NOT CREATE A DUPLICATE ACCOUNT. This causes issues when it comes to registering and/or refunding transactions to your account.

LEGO Junior NXT Racing Camp (Ages 6-8) Racers, start your engines! Use LEGO NXT kits to build and race LEGO robotic cars, carts and dragsters. No prior LEGO robotics experience is necessary. NO BEFORE-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 6/25-6/29

M-F

1-4p

$115

NEW! Advanced 3D Video Game With Unity OAP Are you ready to take your game design skills to another level? With Unity, an industry game design software, aspiring game designers will learn level editing, 3D modeling, intermediate event scripting, and the impact of game play on user experience. Student-created games will be available on a password-protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the camp. Class held at One Academy Place in Dardenne Prairie. NO BEFORE- OR AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. Ages 8-10 6/25-6/29

M-F

Ages 11-14 6/25-6/29 M-F

9a-noon

$149

1-4p

$149

NEW! The Last Jedi Jr. Camp Calling all force-sensitive kids! The Resistance needs your help! A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away, the Jedi Order protected and defended the galaxy against the evils of the Dark Side. Now it’s our turn. Watch the world of Star Wars come to life as we train to become Jedi Knights. We’ll make our own lightsabers, go on scavenger hunts, and save our friends from the dreaded Kylo Ren. Throughout the week, we will learn how to trust our fellow padawans and work as a team to defeat the injustice of the First Order. Come and fulfill your destiny. Ages 5-7 6/25-6/29

M-F

9a-noon

$115

Ages 8-10 6/25-6/29

M-F

1-4p

$115

NEW! The Magic Tree House: Pirates Past Noon (Ages 7-10) Shiver me timbers! Travel with Jack and Annie as they meet Polly the Parrot and Captain Bones in the Caribbean Sea. Will they find treasure? Learn about their adventure and if pirates really do exist! Book and research guide provided. 6/25-6/29

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M-F

9a-4p

$179


Explorations of Photography (Middle School) Explore the creative world of photography! Photography is a versatile medium because there are so many different kinds of photography. Learn three different photo processes. First, use a DSLR or a phone camera to learn about fine art digital photography. This includes lighting, shutter speed and basic photo editing techniques. Second, create a cyanotype using different objects to create a photographic blueprint. Last, make and use a pinhole camera. 6/25-6/29

M-F

9a-4p

Remember! Don’t forget to register for lunch supervision if your child is registered for a morning and afternoon half-day camp on the same day.

$189

Week of July 9 Cupcake Wars (Ages 7-9)

NEW! Broadway Musical: The Classics (Ages 8-14) Jump back in time and experience the classic musicals of Broadway such as Oliver!, Fiddler on the Roof, The Wizard of Oz, and more! The week culminates in a musical revue, with selections from the musicals we learned about throughout the camp. 6/25-6/29

M-F

9a-4p

Do you love to make cupcakes and watch Cupcake Wars on the Food Network? In this amazing camp, you can let your imagination and creativity run wild as you discover how to use icing, flavorings, candy clay, gum paste, decorations and candies and turn them into creations of art! Each day you will be given a theme. On the final day, we will have our very own cupcake wars. Teams will create a business name and a logo. Are you up for the challenge? Aprons will be provided. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 7/9-7/13

M-F

9a-noon

$119

$179

NEW! DIY Room Decor (Ages 9-14) Are you ready to have the coolest room in your house? Create projects using a variety of mediums including: fabric, wood, paint, found objects (for upcycling), tape, decorative paper and more! Individualize your projects using your own creativity and decor style. Sign up for Wearable Art in the morning for a complete fashion and interior design experience! NO BEFORE-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 6/25-6/29

M-F

1-4p

$119

Cancellation Policy A $25 cancellation fee will be assessed if you cancel less than 14 days prior to the start of camp.

Harry Potter (Ages 10-12) We are pleased to inform you that you have been accepted at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardy at St. Charles Community College. Magical folks who have read the books by J.K. Rowling will enter a familiar world of delights! We also welcome Muggles wishing to learn about Harry Potter’s world. Our quest is to learn about magical creatures, Quidditch dueling and other wildly interesting objects. Are you up for the challenge? 7/9-7/13 M-F

9a-4p

$179

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It’s a Bug’s Life (Ages 5-7) Have a blast discovering the study of bugs! Learn how bugs protect themselves with their exoskeletons through hiding and in colonies. Go on a bug safari, make bug slime, eat dirt cups, and create a bug motel for your yard and so much more. Come see how much fun science can be in this five-day bug adventure. NO BEFORE-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 7/9-7/13 M-F

Girl Power: LEGO Robotic Engineering Camp (Ages 9-14) Did you know there is a shortage of women in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math)-related careers? In this innovative camp, girls will discover challenges together that make robotics technology assessable using problem-solving techniques using new EV3 LEGO Robotic Engineering kits. These kits are the latest in technology and programming education. Create your robot using basic computer programming, principles of simple and complex machines, gearing and your own creativity. Girls will also learn about careers in science, robotics and engineering. Who knows, you could be the next NASA robotic engineer! STUDENTS MUST HAVE FINISHED 6TH GRADE TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS CAMP. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 7/9-7/13 M-F

9a-noon

1-4p

$115

Science Rocks! (Ages 7-12) QRP Do you love science? Experience hands-on learning fun in a beautiful park setting. We have put together a unique camp experience at Quail Ridge Park in Wentzville. Learn about photosynthesis, weather forecasting, earth science, biology and more. Experience how to do some cool experiments and be a part of a life-sized scale solar system. Science and nature go hand-in-hand for a week full of discovery with Mr. Fred and Ms. Kathy, two of our energetic, popular science teachers. Class held at Quail Ridge Park. NO BEFORE- OR AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 7/9-7/12

M-F

9a-4p

$189

$115

Making Movie Magic (10-14) Do you like to watch movies, TV shows and YouTube videos? Have you ever wanted to make your own movie? Here’s your chance! Learn the basics to making your own movie as you take your idea from the planning process to writing a script, developing your shots, taping the video and editing it into your own movie. 7/9-7/13 M-F

9a-noon

$115

LEGO Junior Zoo Robotic Engineering (Ages 6-8) You are invited on a five-day trip to the zoo! Using NXT LEGO Robotic kits, campers will build sharks, dolphins and dogs. These LEGO robotic animals will move and sound just like the ones you see at the zoo. NO BEFORE-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 7/9-7/13 M-F

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1-4p

$115

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Remember! Don’t forget to register for lunch supervision if your child is registered for a morning and afternoon half-day camp on the same day.


CSI: Mystery to Trial (Ages 9-12) Step into the shoes of a crime scene investigator. A mystery needs to be solved! Working together as a crime scene unit, you will take crime scene photographs, search for clues and start a case file to keep track of the evidence. Learn real procedures for collecting fingerprints and analyzing DNA, put clues together and interview witnesses to find the truth of the mystery. A mock trial will be held on the final day of camp. Discover how forensic experts and witnesses testify in court. Play the jury, decide whether the evidence was properly handled, and deliver a verdict. 7/9-7/13

M-F

9a-4p

$179

Kinderscience (Ages 5-6) Create an ocean in a bottle, learn about chromatography, make rain, pretend to be the different animals in a habitat game and perform other experiments while having fun exploring the world of science! NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 7/9-7/13

M-F

9a-noon

$115

STEAM Fun (Ages 7-10) Do you love experimenting with colors, craft projects and creative experiences? Come and put your imagination to good use in this STEAM experience centered around color! We will color and craft our way to better fine motor skills and a deeper understanding of science. Everyone will have hands-on fun from pop rocks balloons to ancient Greek cup structures to summer slime and more. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 7/9-7/13

M-F

9a-noon

CAMPS THAT HAVE LOW ENROLLMENT WILL CANCEL ONE WEEK PRIOR TO THE START OF CAMP AND FULL REFUNDS WILL BE ISSUED.

$115

NEW! Little Medical Camp (Ages 6-8) Have fun learning about the exciting and inspiring world of medicine! Using interactive demonstrations, crafts and games, you will learn how the body and organs work, how to use instruments that real doctors use, and even tie knots like a real surgeon. Take home an alphabet book that uses medical words and receive a diploma as a graduate of the Little Medical School on your last day of medical school. 7/9-7/13 M-F

9a-noon

$125

Girls Rocking STEM! (Ages 7-10) Want to build a website, learn to code or create a video game? This is the camp for you! We will spend the week doing various STEM activities, focusing on technology and building a friendship with girls who rock in a safe, girls-only environment. Let’s show the world what us ladies in tech can do! NO BEFORE-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 7/9-7/13

M-F

1-4p

$115

Code Your Own Adventure Watch as the characters in your imagination come to life in this unique camp that blends classic storytelling with animation techniques and coding. Start with a concept, design the characters, and choose not just one ending, but many! Learn how to create your own text-based adventure games with variables, conditional logic, images, HTML, CSS and JavaScript. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the camp. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. Ages 8-10 7/9-7/13

NEW! Camp Hamilton (Ages 10-14) Step into the late 1700s and experience the hit musical Hamilton like never before! Sing, dance and rap your way through the life and times of Alexander Hamilton as we take a look into how both Lin Manuel Miranda and Alexander Hamilton wrote their way out and became legends. On Friday, there will be a final group number. 7/9-7/13

M-F

Ages 11-14 7/9-7/13 M-F

9a-noon

$149

1-4p

$149

M-F

9a-4p

$179

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Blast Off into Outer Space (Ages 7-12) Design, build and launch your own rocket out of paper, bottles, tubes and more. Learn about thrust, lift, balance and force while experimenting with several forms of propulsion such as chemical reactions and pressures. Teams will develop a business plan to create a rocket for NASA to use for space tourism. From designing, creating budgets, building and launching, you determine which team will be the next to send their rockets on a space vacation. If we can make it launch, it is going up! 7/16-7/20

M-F

9a-4p

$179

Reading and Creating With Eric Carle (Ages 5-7) American Girl Doll – Furniture and Accessories (Ages 8-10) Accessorize your American Girl doll in style! Make a desk, chair and chalkboard for your 18" doll. We’ll also make accessories such as a tote bag, shoes, necklace and tutu for your doll. NO BEFORE-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 7/9-7/13

M-F

1-4p

$115

Explore the world of Eric Carle and make his books come alive! We will be looking at books such as A House for Hermit Crab, The Grouchy Ladybug, Brown Bear Brown Bear and many more! With each story we will be learning all about Eric Carle’s art techniques, creating our own art and crafts, playing games and other activities all inspired by Eric Carle! NO AFTER CARE IS AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 7/16-7/20

M-F

9a-noon

$109

Kids in the Kitchen (Ages 10-13)

Week of July 16 Computer Game Design (Middle School) Don’t just play the game − make it! Introduction into the awesome world of video game creation. Design your own arcade games, platform games, adventures and screensavers. Select your heroes and monsters. At the end of the academy you will be able to save your game to play on your computer at home. Basic programming skills will be introduced. 7/16-7/20

16

M-F

9a-4p

$189

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Love to be in the kitchen? Growing gourmets will have the opportunity to cook and have fun! Immerse yourself with cooking techniques, tools of the trade, basic etiquette, nutrition, safety and even a little kitchen math. Students will be making gourmet sandwiches, homemade pizzas, cupcakes, pasta and more. Each day will be a different theme. Students will be cooking breakfast, lunch, dinner, snacks and dessert foods. Includes CD of recipes, aprons provided. Students must wear closed-toed shoes. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 7/16-7/20

M-F

9a-noon

CAMPS THAT HAVE LOW ENROLLMENT WILL CANCEL ONE WEEK PRIOR TO THE START OF CAMP AND FULL REFUNDS WILL BE ISSUED.

$119


PLEASE FOLLOW THESE INSTRUCTIONS WHEN REGISTERING YOUR CHILD FOR SUMMER CAMPS:

Go to www.stchas.edu/learnforlife Click on Login/Create Account NEW CAMPERS: Click on Create New Profile and follow steps to set up an account. REMEMBER! This profile is for your child. You need to enter their information, NOT the parent’s information. RETURNING CAMPERS: Login with username/password If you have forgotten either one, click on Forgot Username? Forgot Password? and a link will be sent for you to reset your password. DO NOT CREATE A DUPLICATE ACCOUNT. This causes issues when it comes to registering and/or refunding transactions to your account.

Cancellation Policy A $25 cancellation fee will be assessed if you cancel less than 14 days prior to the start of camp. Extreme LEGO Robotic Engineering (Ages 9-14) Prerequisite: Must have taken a previous LEGO camp or class. Program your robots to meet more challenges. Students design and implement their own projects. Students will work in teams. Bring along your enthusiasm and imagination and have a blast with robotics fun! Students will work in teams with Mindstorm NXT robotic kits. Prerequisite: Must have taken a previous LEGO camp or class. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 7/16-7/20

M-F

9a-noon

$115

Code Your Own Adventure (Ages 8-10) OAP Write On! Young Authors Camp (Ages 10-14) All of our favorite stories, whether it’s Harry Potter or the Hunger Games, begin with an author’s imagination. In this camp, we’ll explore everything from fiction, fantasy, poetry, creating outline storyboards and much more! Writers will create a journal as a keepsake to capture their great ideas. NO BEFORE-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 7/16-7/20

M-F

1-4p

$115

7/16-7/20

Making Movie Magic (10-14) Do you like to watch movies, TV shows and YouTube videos? Have you ever wanted to make your own movie? Here’s your chance! Learn the basics to making your own movie as you take your idea from the planning process to writing a script, developing your shots, taping the video and editing it into your own movie. 7/16-7/20

M-F

9a-4p

Watch as the characters in your imagination come to life in this unique camp that blends classic storytelling with animation techniques and coding. Start with a concept, design the characters, and choose not just one ending, but many! Learn how to create your own text-based adventure games with variables, conditional logic, images, HTML, CSS and JavaScript. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the camp. Class held at One Academy Place in Dardenne Prairie. NO BEFORE- OR AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP.

$189

M-F

9a-noon

$149

NEW! Python Programmer (Ages 11-14) OAP YouTube, Google, Instagram and Spotify – what do they have in common? They were created with Python. Learn how to code with Python and create your first multi-player adventure game. Each lesson takes you step-by-step to start you on a programming path that will let you challenge friends with a fun game you built from start to finish! Class held at One Academy Place in Dardenne Prairie. NO BEFORE- OR AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 7/16-7/20

M-F

1-4p

$149

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NEW! Broadway Musical – Contemporary (Ages 8-14) Put together a musical revue consisting of songs from your favorite contemporary musicals such as Matilda, Shrek the Musical, Addams Family and more! Learn what it takes to audition, choreograph and work together to create a masterpiece. Performance on last day. 7/16-7/20

M-F

9a-4p

$179

NEW! Math Mysteries (Ages 7-8) American Girl – Christmas in July (Ages 7-12) Experience the Christmas traditions of Felicity, Kirsten, Addy, Samantha, Molly and Kit. Discover all their favorite Christmas traditions, and have a blast making crafts, foods, games and more. Bring your doll to camp dressed in your favorite winter outfit. 7/16-7/20

M-F

9a-4p

$179

Write mysteries for other campers to solve! Through examples and writing prompts, you will learn the skills to develop a well-thought-out mystery including all mystery elements. With a team, develop a mystery for others teams to try to solve! NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. M-F

9a-noon

7/16-7/20

M-F

9a-4p

$179

NEW! Upcycling Art (Ages 9-14)

NEW! Mystery Writing (Middle School)

7/16-7/20

Do you want to become the best math-problem-solver you can be? Acquire the skills to work through story/word problems with many strategies using addition, subtraction, fact families, logical reasoning, probability, patterns, time, money and more. Fastpaced and fun!

$115

A new twist on recycling! Upcycling in art involves reusing materials in an exciting, unusual way. Students will create junk sculptures and re-purpose everyday items to create unique and usable artworks. Come and get creative! NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 7/16-7/20

M-F

9a-noon

$115

LEGO NXT (Ages 6-8) Calling all robotic lovers! Build robot creations using LEGO NXT kits. Build exciting projects from bumper cars to puppy dogs. No prior LEGO experience required. NO BEFORE-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 7/16-7/20

M-F

1-4p

$115

Week of July 23 An American Girl’s Life (Ages 7-12) Enjoy the week with five historic dolls and others. Journey into each doll’s time period through activities, foods of their culture and crafts. Explore ways to be helpful, charitable and kind to one another. Also, learn about the new dolls the WellieWishers, a sweet and silly group of girls. 7/23-7/27

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M-F

9a-4p

$179


Creative Chemistry (Ages 7-12) What do you get when you mix fun, curiosity, learning and excitement? Recipes for creative chemistry. Conjure up gum-drop molecules, ice cream in a can, crystal snowflakes, water bottle rockets and other bizarre concoctions. You’ll want to do these experiments over and over again. Chemistry has never been so much fun! 7/23-7/27

M-F

9a-4p

$189

Project Runway and Fashion Design (Ages 10 & Up) The ultimate style camp! Create your own unique style inspired by top designers. Immerse yourself in the world of high fashion. Create skirts and shirts that scream WOW! Design cool accessories and get into the spotlight ready for the project runway show. Who will be this year’s top winners? Students should bring two T-shirts to up-style. 7/23-7/27

M-F

9a-4p

$199

Around the World in Five Days (Ages 7-10) All aboard! Get your passports ready as we travel to three countries a day. Explore each country through music, stories, crafts and cool games. Learn about different cultures in a fun, hands-on exploration way. New regions will be visited if you attended last year. Who knows, you might meet your new BFF in Australia! 7/23-7/27

M-F

9a-4p

$169

LEGO Robotic Beginning Engineering (Ages 9-14) Take your engineering skills to a new level using LEGO Mindstorms Robotics using NXT and EV3 kits. Discover the challenges that make robotics technology accessible using problem-solving techniques. Create your robot using basic computer programming, principles of simple and complex machines, gearing and your own creativity. Teams will attempt to exploit the design weaknesses or incidental mechanical advantage of their opponents’ robots. A perfect blend of math, science and fun! Camp is for students who have not taken a LEGO camp or class. NO BEFORE-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 7/23-7/27

M-F

1-4p

$115

Extreme LEGO Robotic Engineering (Ages 9-14)

Learn the fundamentals of volleyball while having a great time! Students will be taught all the basic skills for volleyball (passing, setting, serving and spiking). Tuition includes T-shirt. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP.

Prerequisite: Must have taken a previous LEGO camp or class. Program your robots to meet more challenges. Students design and implement their own projects. Students will work in teams. Bring along your enthusiasm and imagination and have a blast with robotics fun! Students will work in teams with Mindstorm NXT robotic kits. Prerequisite: Must have taken a previous LEGO camp or class. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP.

7/23-7/27

7/23-7/27

Beginning Volleyball (Ages 9-14)

M-F

9a-noon

$115

M-F

9a-noon

$115

Cancellation Policy A $25 cancellation fee will be assessed if you cancel less than 14 days prior to the start of camp.

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Virtual Reality: The Future Is Now (Ages 8-10) Embark on an epic adventure in virtual reality! In this cutting-edge camp, you will learn the foundations of VR design by creating your own virtual worlds, exploring simulated environments and crafting memorable 3D experiences. At the end of the week, take home your first cardboard VR headset to show friends and family the new worlds you created. VR projects can be viewed on a website or a mobile device. Students do not need a mobile device to take the class, but to use the VR headset at home a camper will need acccess to an Android or Apple mobile device. Students will work in pairs or teams and VR games will be available on a password-protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. 7/23-7/27 M-F

9a-noon

$149

Code Breakers (Ages 11-14) Calling all future coders, programmers and designers! Learn the basics of coding languages like HTML, JavaScript and CSS through a series of web projects and design challenges each day and be on your way to becoming the next tech star! Whether you want to be the next Mark Zuckerberg or the high school student who just made $1 million dollars for programming in his bedroom, this camp has the essentials you need to begin your journey. Student projects will be available on a Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. Students will work in pairs or teams for most of the program. Returning students can create more advanced projects that build on previous years 7/23-7/27 M-F

1-4p

$149

Cupcake Wars (Ages 10-13) Do you love to make cupcakes and watch Cupcake Wars on the Food Network? In this amazing camp, you can let your imagination and creativity run wild as you discover how to use icing, flavorings, candy clay, gum paste, decorations and candies and turn them into creations of art! Each day you will be given a theme. On the final day, we will have our very own cupcake wars. Teams will create a business name and a logo. Are you up for the challenge? Aprons will be provided. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 7/23-7/27

20

M-F

9a-noon

$119

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INSTRUCTIONS WHEN REGISTERING YOUR CHILD FOR SUMMER CAMPS:

Go to www.stchas.edu/learnforlife Click on Login/Create Account NEW CAMPERS: Click on Create New Profile and follow steps to set up an account. REMEMBER! This profile is for your child. You need to enter their information, NOT the parent’s information. RETURNING CAMPERS: Login with username/password If you have forgotten either one, click on Forgot Username? Forgot Password? and a link will be sent for you to reset your password. DO NOT CREATE A DUPLICATE ACCOUNT. This causes issues when it comes to registering and/or refunding transactions to your account.

NEW! Little Medical Camp (Ages 6-8) Have fun learning about the exciting and inspiring world of medicine! Using interactive demonstrations, crafts and games, you will learn how the body and organs work, how to use instruments that real doctors use, and even tie knots like a real surgeon. Take home an alphabet book that uses medical words, and receive a diploma as a graduate of the Little Medical School on your last day of medical school. 7/23-7/27

M-F

9a-noon

$125


Disney Musical Junior (Ages 5-7) Come play and create with some of your favorite characters, and experience a new theme every day. We will make crafts, go on scavenger hunts and play games with our friends, all while exploring different Disney worlds. Come play with Ana and Elsa, sing with Moana and Rapunzel, and maybe even explore Zootopia! Kids are encouraged to dress up in the style of their favorite characters and bring snacks. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP.

Week of July 30

7/30-8/3

Computer Game Design (Middle School) Don’t just play the game – make it! Introduction into the awesome world of video game creation. Design your own arcade games, platform games, adventures and screensavers. Select your heroes and monsters. At the end of the academy you will be able to save your game to play on your computer at home. Basic programming skills will be introduced. 7/30-8/3 M-F

9a-4p

$189

Love following along with the adventures of Greg Heffley? This camp will focus on the Diary of a Wimpy Kid book series with daily crafts, games and book-related activities, and it will include book excerpts and movie clips. Open to fans of the series and those new to the series as well. 7/30-8/3 M-F

9a-4p

$179

Step up and become a culinary master! Immerse yourself with advanced cooking techniques, tools of the trade, basic etiquette, nutrition, safety and even some kitchen math. Growing gourmets will be making delectable delights from breakfast to dinner. A CD of all recipes and cooking information will be given to all masterchefs. Aprons provided. Bring a water bottle each day and wear closed-toed shoes. Prerequisite: Must have taken Kids in the Kitchen or have prior kitchen experience. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 7/30-8/3

M-F

9a-noon

$119

$115

Do you like to watch movies, TV shows and YouTube videos? Have you ever wanted to make your own movie? Here’s your chance! Learn the basics to making your own movie as you take your idea from the planning process to writing a script, developing your shots, taping the video and editing it into your own movie. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. M-F

9a-noon

$115

LEGO Junior Sports Robotics Engineering (Ages 6-8) You are invited to the LEGO Robotics Sports Camp! Students will build fun sports creations such as mini-golf courses and pitching machines. Compete in challenges and games using the robots you build yourselves. LEGO NXT kits will be used. NO BEFORE-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 7/30-8/3

Masterchef (Ages 10-12)

9a-noon

Making Movie Magic (10-14)

7/30-8/3

Diary of a Wimpy Kid (Ages 7-10)

M-F

M-F

1-4p

$115

LEGO Junior NXT Racing Camp (Ages 9-14) Start your engines! You are invited to build bumper cars, race cars and many more vehicles that really race and move on their own. If it has four wheels we can build it! NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 7/30-8/3

M-F

9a-noon

$115

Fiber Art Fun (Ages 10-12) Wow your family and friends with your new-found talent and skills. Come learn how to knit, crochet, latch hook, embroider and put together no-sew blankets. Complete and take home headbands, pot holders, blankets and scarves. 7/30-8/3

M-F

9a-4p

$179

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Broadway Dance Camp (Ages 8-14) In this camp, students will learn technique, skills and combinations in the dance forms of jazz/musical theatre, tap and modern, all with a Broadway twist! Students will also be introduced to Broadway music and get the chance to view some clips of professional Broadway dancing. Each day of camp will include a craft. 7/30-8/3

M-F

9a-4p

IF YOUR CHILD IS REGISTERED FOR A MORNING HALF-DAY CAMP ONLY, AFTER-CARE IS NOT AVAILABLE. IF YOUR CHILD IS REGISTERED FOR AN AFTERNOON HALF-DAY CAMP ONLY, BEFORE-CARE IS NOT AVAILABLE.

$189

NEW! Dissecting Science: The Eye and Heart (Middle School) Discover about some of the most important parts of your body: your heart and eyes! Learn about the eyes through games, crafts and a real eye dissection. We will learn topics regarding colorblindness, optical illusions and how to check our own eyesight and depth perception. Next, we will focus on the human heart. Through playing games, building models and a real heart dissection, you will learn about blood flow, the anatomy, heart rate and how to maintain a healthy heart. NO AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 7/30-8/3

M-F

9a-noon

$135

NEW! Virtual Reality: The Future Is Now (Ages 11-14) Embark on an epic adventure in virtual reality! In this cutting-edge camp, you will learn the foundations of VR design by creating your own virtual worlds, exploring simulated environments and crafting memorable 3D experiences. At the end of the week, take home your first cardboard VR headset to show friends and family the new worlds you created. VR projects can be viewed on a website or a mobile device. Students do not need a mobile device to take the class, but to use the VR headset at home a camper will need access to an Android or Apple mobile device. Students will work in pairs or teams and VR games will be available on a password-protected Black Rocket website to share with friends and family. NO BEFORE-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 7/30-8/3

M-F

1-4p

$149

Inventor Forge Maker Space Camps Tinker, build and play in this dynamic Maker Space blending art, technology, engineering and science. Explore creativity and innovation in a collaborative space show casing projects and ideas. Use critical thinking to step outside the box! All camps held at Inventor Forge in the EDC Building located at 5988 Mid Rivers Mall Drive in St. Peters.

NEW! Woodworking (Middle School) IF Discover how to design and make wood projects you and your family will love! Students will work with woodworking tools, laser cutters, stain, paint and more. Create projects such as birdhouses, picture frames, jewelry coasters, books covers and whatever else your imagination can create. Class is held at the Economic Development Center in Cottleville. NO BEFORE- OR AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 7/30-8/3

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1-4p

$159

NEW! 3D Printing (Middle School) IF Learn all about 3D printing and how it can change your world! Create projects with Tinker CAD – a 3D CAD design tool to design your project and how to prepare files for print using the 3D printer. Class held at the Economic Development Center in Cottleville. NO BEFORE- OR AFTER-CARE AVAILABLE FOR THIS CAMP. 7/30-8/3

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M-F

M-F

9a-noon

$149


Growth

Academic Enhancement ACT Test Prep Preparation is the key to maximize your test score in order to maximize scholarships and attend the college of your choice. Each component of the test-prep program focuses on the most essential skills students need, including the latest and most proven test-taking strategies and tips.  Review each section of the test while learning tips, mastering strategies and reviewing the skills necessary to do well on each section.  A test prep pre-test will be given the first night and then analyzed to show strengths and weaknesses.  Bring a calculator and #2 pencil to class.  Textbook required, can be purchased at the SCC Bookstore. 6/14-7/12 T/Th 6-8:30p $149 7/25-9/5 W 6-8:30p $149

Youth

Character Development I (Ages 12 and up) Course will concentrate further on the different methods for developing character on stage. Students will analyze and rehearse scenes and learn the techniques necessary for building realistic characters. 6/7-6/28 Th

7:30-9p $49

NEW! Audition Techniques – Introductory Theatre Workshop 3 (Ages 10 & Up) A workshop designed to teach the ins and outs of audition preparation for both plays and musical theater. 6/7-6/28 Th

6-7:30p $49

NEW! Tae Kwon Do With Bill Feltt (Ages 12 & Under) Learn the basics of Tae Kwon Do. Young people benefit from the emphasis on discipline, as encouraged by the five tenets of TKS: courtesy, integrity, self-control and an indomitable spirit. Beginning from the gentle warm-ups, students will experience the body responding to slow, rhythmic, flowing movements, benefiting both mind and body. But Tai Chi is somewhat deceptive, so be prepared to be challenged physically. 6/9-7/28 S

Noon-1p $75

Introductory Theatre Workshop I (Ages 8-10)

NEW! String Orchestra (Ages 8 & Up)

Ace that audition! Learn basic stage terms and acting techniques through pantomime and theatre games. Perform a mock audition on the last day for family and friends. Stage makeup techniques taught.

Would you love to join a group of string players that meet in the mornings? Then come join Mary Sweetin and Emile Johnson! We will prepare a concert each session that features the repertoire from the string orchestra literature. We are looking for people who can read music proficiently and pass an informal assessment audition. You won’t want to miss out on the opportunity to enjoy this awesome music with us!

6/5-6/26 T

6-7:30p $49

Introductory Theatre Workshop I (Ages 11 and Up) Stand out at your next audition! Learn the techniques needed to successfully audition and perform on stage. Stage makeup techniques taught. 6/5-6/26 T

6/5-8/7 T

10a-noon $99

7:30-9p $49

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Creativity

Music

Art Open Artists Studio

An Introduction to Voiceovers

Are you a current or former Continuing Education art student? Our studio is open for you! Use this time to complete your current art project at your own pace in this self-guided class. Collaborate with other artists while enhancing your artistic ability. Prerequisite: Must be a current or former Continuing Education art student.

Explore the fun, rewarding possibilities of the voiceover industry! Discover current trends in the industry and how they make it easy and affordable for just about anyone to get involved. In this one-time, twohour, introductory class, you’ll also learn about the different types of voiceovers and the tools you’ll need to succeed. Your instructor, a professional, working voice actor from Voices for All, will take notes as you read a real script and offer some coaching to improve your delivery. You’ll receive a professional voiceover evaluation later. Minimum age requirement is 18 years old.

6/13-7/25 W

6-9p

$42

NEW! Painting with Soft Pastels Plunge into color with vibrant colors for beautiful paintings with this medium. Supply list available online. 8/6-8/27 M

6-8p

$99

NEW! Blown Flowers With Watercolor Discover a fun and fast way of creating colorful and spontaneous painting for gifts, greeting cards or framing. No experience necessary. Supply list available online. 6/4-6/25 M

6-8p

$99

NEW! Explore Color With Watercolor Discover color combinations that compliment one another, as well as combinations and create glowing neutrals. Use color temperature for best results and to harmonize painting. Supply list available online. 6/11-7/2 Th

6-8p

Emphasize shadows and highlights for more dynamic painting with the addition of texture for interest. Supply list available online. 6-8p

Introduction to Voiceovers – One-on-One Video Session This fun and empowering 90-minute introductory workshop covers the different types of voiceovers and what tools are needed to find success. You’ll be coached as you read a script and be recorded so you can receive a professional voice evaluation later. You’ll have the knowledge necessary to help you decide if this is something you’d like to pursue. Check out the video at www.voicesforall.com/ooo to get a better sense of how the class works. By Appointment

$49

$99

NEW! Highlighting Watercolors With Soft Pastels

7/10-7/31 T

7/31 Tu 6-8p $49

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Suzuki Violin Lessons

NEW! Black & White Photography

This method is based on the concept that children can be taught to play an instrument in much the same way they learn to speak. Violin, viola cello and piano are available. One-hour private lessons plus weekly group sessions. Payment plan available! Lesson times are arranged between instructor and student.

Learn to see the world in shades of gray through your camera. Black-and-white photography emphasizes the relationship between visual elements of an image. Learn how to see, think, and compose images with a black-and-white mind set. The class will cover how to set your camera to take black and white images, and various software methods of converting images from color to black and white. Classroom instruction along with homework assignments will help you learn how to create great black and white photos.

6/4-8/13 By Appointment $220 (30 minutes) $275 (45 minutes) $330 (60 minutes)

7/12-8/2 Th

6:30-8:30p $99

NEW! Night Photography

Photography

Just because the sun has set over the horizon doesn’t mean that it’s time to pack up your camera! Taking photographs at night is a much greater challenge than daytime, but if you’ve always wanted to try and get those fun images of fireworks, city skylines and carnivals then this class is for you. Class will cover how-to techniques including location and equipment selection, camera settings, painting with light, and how to add just the right amount of flash. Class instruction and homework assignments will teach students how to enjoy this fun and challenging style of photography. 5/31-6/28 Th

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Street Photography Street photography is a unique genre of photography. It doesn’t depend on hours of planning, expensive gear or fashionable and trendy locations. It simply requires a camera and an eye for moments of perfect timing and situations. This class, which includes two field trips, will sharpen your awareness of life that is going on around you every day. Class will decide field trip times and dates. 7/25-8/22 W

6:30-8:30p $89

NEW! Studio Portrait Workshop (Portrait Photography II)

BOOMER BEAT Did you know that taking a class in just about any subject can improve your cognitive abilities, rejuvenate your memory and be fun all at the same time? Browse through our schedule for topics that might interest you. Here is just a sample:

Money Financial Survival for Retirement

Learn how the pros produce studio portraits in this hands-on workshop. Participants will learn studio lighting techniques, posing and how to develop photographer/model rapport. Participants will use professional-level lighting and studio equipment provided by the instructor.

Fitness

6/4-7/2

Computers

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6:30-8:30p $99

6:30-8:30p $99

Stretch and Strengthen

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History World War II Series American Revolution Series

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Well-Being

Dance For full dance descriptions, visit stchas.edu/ learnforlife. Students are instructed to enroll with a paid partner. Tuition listed is per person.

Foxtrot

The foxtrot will teach you timing, proper posture in the top line area, lead and follow, good footwork and how to maneuver on the dance floor using 4-5 steps.

Social dance instructors Stan Mayer and Linda Landwehr

6/24-8/12 Su 6/26-8/14 T

Ballroom I (Foxtrot, Waltz, Rumba, Swing) 6/24-8/12 Su 6/25-8/13 M 6/27-8/22 W

12:55-1:55p $52 6:55-7:55p $52 6:55-7:55p $52

Ballroom II (Foxtrot, Waltz, Rumba, Swing) 6/24-8/12 Su 6/25-8/13 M 6/27-8/22 W

Beginner Swing I (Rhythm, Social, Street Style/Imperial) 3:05-4:05p $52 6:55-7:55p $52

Beginner Swing II 6/26-8/14

T

9:05-10:05p $52

Line Dance (variety)

2-3p $52 5:50-6:50p $52 8-9p $52

6/28-8/16 Th

8-9p

$52

Beginner Texas Two-Step 6/27-8/22 W

5:50-6:50p $52

Ballroom III – Cha Cha I 6/25-8/13 M

8-9p

$52

Night Club Two-Step 6/28-8/16 Th

6:55-7:55p $52

Ballroom III – Foxtrot I 6/26-8/14 T

8-9p

$52

Spins, Turns and Techniques

Ballroom IV – Amalgamation of Dance ADVANCED STUDENTS ONLY.

Learn proper foot, arm and hand style positions as well as spins, turns and body positions. No partner required.

6/24-8/12 Su

6/16

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4:10-5:10p $52

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11:55a-2:15p $25


Sticky exercise mats (available in the SCC Bookstore) are required in ALL Pilates and yoga classes. Gentle Yoga I

Fitness Boot Camp Targets the total body by toning and strengthening the major muscles of the upper and lower body while challenging the cardiovascular system through fastpaced cardiovascular exercises. 6/5-7/26 T/Th 1-1:50p $98

Learn the basics of proper alignment, lengthening the spine and understanding how breathing and postures are linked together when used in motion and stillness. Most postures are taught with students seated on chairs with props as supports. Standing postures are taught with chairs as balance support. Yoga movement gives you greater flexibility, strength and a deep sense of relaxation. 6/4-7/26

M/Th

10:30 -11:30a $98

Muscle Conditioning Stationary muscle strengthening moves to define and sculpt muscles. Uses body ball, body bars, mat work, hand weights and resistance bands. 6/4-7/30 M/W 3-3:50p $98

Step and Muscle Conditioning Using the step platform, challenge the cardiovascular system, and then turn to bands and weights to tone the muscles. 6/4-7/30

M/W

4:30-5:20p

Gentle Yoga II Learn yoga basics of proper alignment, lengthened spine and engaged limbs, while continuing to honor your body with a gentle, mindful practice. The class is taught seated, on hands and knees, and standing with an emphasis on moving through a yoga practice on the mat. Class is ideal for students who have taken Gentle Yoga I and want to expand their practice. All skill levels welcome. Prerequisite: Gentle Yoga I. 6/7-7/26 Th

9-10a

$75

$98

Basic Strengthening Yoga Stretch and Strengthen Class is based on yoga, Pilates and dance for conditioning the total body. Emphasis is on core training and proper breathing. Incorporates the use of balls, mats, body bars and hand weights. 6/4-7/30 M/W 9-9:50a $98

Beginning Cardio Kickboxing

Learn the basics and understand how breathing and postures are linked together when used in action. Alignment, breath and body engagement will be introduced, focusing on broadening, lengthening and spiraling. Yoga postures will be supported by specific ankle, spine and core strength and exercises. Special instruction will be given to those focusing on a stronger back. All abilities welcome. 6/9-7/28 S

10-11:15a $75

The latest for muscle conditioning and cardiovascular endurance. Time interval drills training using martial arts and boxing moves. 6/5-7/26

T/Th

Noon-12:50p $98

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Classical Pilates

Tai Chi for Mind and Body

Classical Pilates is the complete coordination of body, mind and spirit. Pilates is designed to give you suppleness, natural grace, strength and skill that would be unmistakably reflected in the way you walk, work and play. You will develop muscular power with corresponding endurance, ability to perform arduous duties, to play strenuous games and run or travel for long distances without undue body fatigue or mental strain. Rings, bands and weights will be used to strengthen arthritic areas that need it.

Improve your body, health, fitness and mind by learning the basics of Tai Chi. Discover how it can release daily stress, improve balance, flexibility, strength and sense of well-being. Experience the body responding to slow, rhythmic, flowing movements, benefiting both mind and body. Open to all skill levels.

6/4-7/30 8/6-10/1 6/5-7/26 8/7-9/27

M/W M/W T/Th T/Th

10:50-11:50a $98 10:50-11:50a $98 5:30-6:30p $98 5:30-6:30p $98

Pilates Condition your entire body. Develop a strong core, strengthen and improve muscle elasticity, and gain joint mobility.

6/5-7/24 T 6/5-7/24 T

6-6:50p $75 7-7:50p $75

Karate Students learn effective body dynamics in order to deliver punches, blocks, strikes and kicks. These skills are practiced solo, with pads and with partners in a positive, supportive, friendly environment. Loose athletic clothing required. 5/23-7/21 W 7-8p Th 1-2p S 11a-noon $139

6/4-7/30 M/W Noon-12:50p $98 6/5-7/26 T/Th 4:30-5:20p $98

Ballet Conditioning This is a class based on the practice of ballet barre exercise sequences. Muscle strength, endurance and balance are challenged and developed. No previous ballet knowledge is needed. 6/4-7/30

M/W

11-11:50a

$98

Zumba The latest craze in exercise, learn fun Latin dance steps to create an exhilarating aerobic workout. Based on interval training, it’s a very effective way of working out your whole body while having fun! 6/4-7/30

M/W

10-10:50a

$98

Tabata Join the new Tabata craze! Burn calories even after the class is over. Twenty seconds of intense exercise with a 10-second rest between each exercise. Students will use hand weights, jump ropes, stretch bands and exercise balls in addition to their own body weight. 6/4-8/1 M/W 7-8p

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Personal Enrichment

Culinary

Wine & Tapas Classes Travel to wine-producing regions around the world hosted by a visiting wine expert. All classes held at Rendezvous Café and Wine Bar in O’Fallon. Chefs from Rendezvous Café will be pairing each tapas with a different wine from the same region. Learn about culture, wine pairings and more. Must be 21 years old to attend.

Great Grilling Wines Taste five wines perfect for the grilling season! If the weather permits, we will be outside with the grill going. Each wine will be paired with a light appetizer from the grill. Class held at Rendezvous Café and Wine Bar in O’Fallon. Must be 21 years old to consume alcohol. 6/14

Oskar Blues Brewery Beer Tasting Taylor with Oskar Blues from Colorado and North Carolina will be hosting a beer tasting to introduce you to five of their beers. Along with the beer you will receive a toasted chicken sandwich with caramelized onions, bacon, fontina and fig walnut jam on toasted sourdough, accompanied with a salad. Class held at Rendezvous Café and Wine Bar in O’Fallon. Must be 21 years old to consume alcohol. 7/21 S 6-8p $35

Italian Extravaganza Indira with Terra Firma Wines is hosting our Italian wine tasting. You will sample five wines paired with light Italian appetizers such as caprese salad and shrimp bruschetta. Class held at Rendezvous Café and Wine Bar in O’Fallon. Must be 21 years old to consume alcohol. 8/23

Th 6:30-8p $40

Th 6:30-8p $40

Summer Cocktails Anne with Lohr Distributors will be conducting a class on some great refreshing summer cocktails. Taste five cocktails along with some appetizers. Class held at Rendezvous Café and Wine Bar in O’Fallon. Class will be held outside if weather permits. Must be 21 years old to consume alcohol. 6/21

Th 6:30-8p $45

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History History With Richard In addition to teaching various business and history college-level classes, Richard enjoys teaching classes on WWI, WWII, American Revolution, Vietnam War, Korean War, Civil War and the Cold War through Continuing Education. He claims that his students will never stump him on history trivia!

World War II Series World War II was history’s most catastrophic military event, claiming more than 55 million lives and forever altering the world’s political and social landscape. This five-part series will examine the causes of the war, the reason for its outcomes and how it has shaped the present time. We will study the personalities who drove the conflict and examine not only the military operations of both the Pacific and European theaters, but also the effects of the war on people and institutions here and abroad. Enroll in all five classes and save. Individual dates and times below

The U.S. Presidents Which U.S. president allegedly has the first bathtub installed in the White House? Which Mt. Rushmore president was so bad with money that he nearly went bankrupt? Who were the tallest, the shortest and the heaviest presidents? Come learn the other side of the 43 (or 44-depending on your counting) men who have held the nation’s highest office. 6/6 W 1-3p $19

$85

History of WWII Series Session 1: Prelude to War This session covers time period 1919-1939. 7/9 M 9-11a $19

History of WWII Series Session 2: War Engulfs Europe This session covers time period 1939-1943. 7/16 M 9-11a $19

Cold War This two-part course will trace the history of the Cold War from its beginnings during the Second World War to its demise with the fall of the Berlin Wall and the breakup of the Soviet Union. Students will meet the personalities who influenced the conflict and will learn the recent evidence that has shed new light on the conflict. 6/25-7/2 M

9-11a

$35

History of WWII Series Session 3: The United States Enters the War This session covers time period 1941-1944. 7/23 M 9-11a $19

History of WWII Series Session 4: The Social and Economic Aspects of the War This session covers time period 1939-1945. 7/30 M 9-11a $19

History of WWII Series Session 5: The Last Days of the War and its Aftermath This session covers time period 1945-1948. 8/6 M 9-11a $19

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American Revolution Series This series will examine the great conflict that not only gave birth to our nation, but also laid the foundation for future revolutions and the ideas of governance that are now practiced in many countries today. Students will learn the causes of the revolt and how the colonies eventually prevailed against overwhelming odds. Enroll in all three classes and save. Individual dates and times below

$55

Language Basic Sign Communication

This session covers time period 1607-1775.

Learn the manual alphabet and basic signs, and participate in activities that increase recognition of signs learned. Textbook required. Children under age 15 must enroll with a parent/guardian.

6/4 M 9-11a $19

6/13-7/25 W

American Revolution Series: Session 1 – Prelude to War

6-8:30p

$89

American Revolution Series: Session 2 – From Lexington to Saratoga This session covers time period from 1775-1777. 6/11 M 9-11a $19

American Revolution Series: Session 3 – The Road to Yorktown and the Birth of a New Nation This session covers time period from 1777-1791.

Money

6/18 M 9-11a $19

Stock Market for Beginners A workshop for people who know nothing about the stock market. Review the basics of stock terminology and the world of the stock market. 7/10-7/17 T

7-9:30p

$39

How and When to Sell a Stock Rules and guidelines the professionals use to earn consistent returns. This is a semi-advanced class that will benefit all levels of investment knowledge. 7/26

Th 7-9:30p $25

Financial Survival for Retirement You’ve worked all your life and are contemplating retirement. Are you ready? Join us for an in-depth review of basic tax reduction strategies, the threat of health care catastrophe, legal documents every retiree needs, estate planning and ways to protect your life’s savings. Tuition is per couple. 6/5-6/12 T 6:30-9p $45 8/2-8/9 Th 6:30-9p $45 STCHAS.EDU/LEARNFORLIFE | 636-922-8233

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Social Security Benefits: What? When? How? Social Security is one of the most valuable and least understood benefits available to retirees today. Advance planning is essential, and the decisions you make now can have a tremendous impact on the total amount of benefits you stand to receive over your lifetime. This educational workshop will provide you with much-needed information to help you understand the system, coordinate spousal and survivor benefits, minimize taxes and maximize your personal benefits. 6/5 7/11

T 6:30-8p $10 W 6:30-8p $10

REGISTER EARLY SO YOUR CLASS DOESN’T CANCEL! Classes with insufficient registration usually cancel one week before start date.

Special Interest Your Guide to a Successful Home Sale Looking to sell your home fast for top dollar? Discover from the experts the details that add impact/ value to your home, use competition knowledge to determine selling price, pros and cons of for-sale-byowner, and marketing techniques. 6/18

M

6:30-8:30p

$25

Top Home-Buying Mistakes to Avoid Be an informed home buyer. Understand everything you need to know before you purchase a home. Learn what to expect throughout the process, strategies to obtain best value, importance of understanding contracts, getting the right inspections, how to safeguard yourself in any market and more important tips.

Some people look for a beautiful place. Others make a place beautiful.

7/16

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6:30-8:30p

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Entry into $1,000 scholarship drawing and a gnarly dry-tech T-shirt, too! Plus, finisher medals for the first 1,000 finishers and entry for a chance to win our grand prize. RegIsTer now!

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Career/Professional Programs and

Certificates SECTION Come to SCC and gain the skills you need to succeed and advance in your career. Whether you need updated computer skills to keep up with alwayschanging technology or a certificate to enhance an existing degree or increase your professional value, SCC is the place for professional development. Want to explore your entrepreneurial side? We can help with that, too. SCC offers a wide variety of quality certificate programs, professional development and small-business classes to help you succeed. Don’t see what you are looking for? Give us a call at 636-922-8233, and let us help you find a solution.

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Computers/Technology Beginner’s Guide to Computers Don’t be left behind in the digital age. Become acquainted and comfortable with your computer. Get started with the alphabetic keyboard, learn how to use the mouse, navigate the Internet, do basic word processing, and save, print and find files. 6/13-6/27 W

6:30-9p

Microsoft Windows 10 Having difficulty navigating Windows 10? Join the discussion of Windows 10’s new features and improvements. The Start menu is back, visit the store for one-stop-shop apps, talk with Cortana, rule the web with Microsoft Edge browser, and discover multiple tips and tricks. 7/25-8/1 W

6:30-9:30p $75

$75

Beyond Beginner’s Guide to Computers

QuickBooks Series

Take the next step to get more from your computer. Discover how to search more efficiently on the Internet for better results. Learn basic email skills and etiquette. Become more comfortable with creating, deleting and organizing files and folders. Learn how to cut, copy and paste between documents – even ones of different types.

Need help keeping all those reports and accounting concepts straight for your small business? Start with a review of basic accounting concepts and work your way through QuickBooks.  Enroll in all three classes and save!

7/11-7/18 W

Accounting Review for QuickBooks

6:30-9p

$55

Adobe Photoshop Editing and Manipulating Discover the basic editing and manipulating tools in Adobe Photoshop to make your not so perfect photos come alive! Learn to edit photos similar to Instagram and other social media effects. Learn the difference between destructive and non-destructive editing, how to capture depth of field, and symmetrical photo. Photos will be taken via phones or a camera.

Individual dates and times below

$249

Having trouble understanding the basic concepts of accounting? This review will get you on your way in no time. Learn basic bookkeeping entries. Main focus will be transaction analysis and preparing entries. Textbook required. Accounting (Barron’s Business Review Series) by Peter Eisen 6th edition. Cost is around $20. Online option available, start anytime. 6/7-6/21 Th

6-9p

$75

QuickBooks, Part 1 Take advantage of Outlook and organize your busy life! Learn the most efficient ways to communicate, schedule meetings, organize e-mail, set up calendars, journal, create and use task lists and manage contacts.

Accurately manage your financial data. Conquer invoicing, receiving payments, making purchases, entering bills, paying bills, banking, paying employees, viewing reports, backing up files and printing. Prior knowledge of accounting/bookkeeping is helpful. Textbook required. Online option available, start anytime.

7/9-7/30 M

6/28-7/26 Th

Microsoft Outlook 2016

6:30-9:30p $95

6-9p

$125

Microsoft PowerPoint 2016

QuickBooks, Part 2

Use Microsoft PowerPoint to entertain, inform, sell or motivate. Make your next presentation on your own.

Learn to avoid some common mistakes. Course includes customizing reports, personalizing your settings, importing and exporting from QuickBooks, use of classes and other features. Prerequisite: QuickBooks, Part 1. Textbook required. Online option available, start anytime.

6/7-6/28 Th

6:30-9:30p $95

8/2-8/9 Th 6-9p

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Computer Tutoring Receive one-on-one computer tutoring from a qualified continuing education instructor. Tutoring session is three hours. Lesson time is arranged between instructor and student. By Appointment

$149

REGISTER EARLY SO YOUR CLASS DOESN’T CANCEL! Classes with insufficient registration usually cancel one week before start date.

Microsoft Word Series Microsoft Word is the most widely used word processing application on the market. Develop simple documents by changing fonts, underlining, centering, indenting, cutting and pasting and using more advanced features: headers, footers, tables, templates, mail merge, macros, table of contents, footnotes and much more. Enroll in a class from each module and save! NOTE: The last 30 minutes of each module will be devoted to questions and open lab time. Individual dates and times below

$195

MS Word Series – Module I For the very beginner. Learn the fundamentals, understand commands, create and save documents, navigate through the document and view multiple windows. 6/5

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6:30-9:30p $39

MS Word Series – Module II Conquer working with and editing text, formatting characters, paragraphs and pages including headers and footers. 6/12

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MS Word Series – Module III Learn to apply themes and styles for that professional look. Add a creative piece to flyers with shapes and pictures, WordArt, SmartArt and charts. 6/19

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6:30-9:30p $39

MS Word Series – Module IV Discover how easy it is to work with tables. Learn how to set up your document for mail merges from other data sources and for creating labels and envelopes. 6/26

T

6:30-9:30p $39

MS Word Series – Module V Create and rearrange documents in outline view. Learn to work with long documents, creating a table of contents and using footnotes and endnotes. Explore uses of a document template. 7/3

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6:30-9:30p $39

MS Word Series – Module VI Polish off your knowledge by working with forms, customizing Word to make use of the features you use most and using hyperlinks and macros. 7/10

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MS Excel Series – Module III Learn to efficiently manage a workbook. Discover efficient options for viewing and working with data, split windows and multiple worksheets; hiding data; and protecting and sharing workbooks. 6/18 7/24

Microsoft Excel Series Microsoft Excel is the most widely used spreadsheet application used by employers today. Confidently navigate the program’s environment and discover how to use this powerful tool. From designing your spreadsheet to advanced formulas, we have a hands-on module for you! Enroll in a class from each module and save. NOTE: The last 30 minutes of each module will be devoted to questions and open lab time. Individual dates and times below

M T

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MS Excel Series – Module IV It’s all about formulas. Go beyond basic formulas to create complex statistical, financial and scientific calculations. Excel has hundreds of different formulas to make your job easier. 6/25 7/31

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6:30-9:30p $39 6:30-9:30p $39

$195

MS Excel Series – Module I

MS Excel Series – Module V

For the very beginner. Learn the fundamentals for creating and saving information, navigating a worksheet and entering information and editing.

Make the most of organizing data ranges to sort and filter data. Turn an Excel range into a table to work with table data independently from the rest of the worksheet, and learn to use a PivotTable to analyze data ranges.

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7/2 8/7

MS Excel Series – Module II Master formatting a worksheet to make it more visually attractive and easier to read by changing the appearance, size, color of text, borders, etc., by using cell styles and other tools. Create, edit and format dynamic-looking charts. 6/11 7/17

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M T

6:30-9:30p $39 6:30-9:30p $39

MS Excel Series – Module VI Effortlessly analyze data creating scenarios using Goal Seek and Solver tools, work with the web and external data, and make the most of macros. 7/9 8/14

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BECOME A PERSONAL TRAINER NASM Certified Personal Trainer Become a NASM Certified Professional Trainer. The NASM personal training certification is the preferred top choice among professionals when it comes to certification programs in Missouri and throughout the country.   Get a solid educational experience in the personal training field with Shawn Dunn and the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM).  This intense, 16-week-long experience includes 16 hours of lecture, 16 hours of kinesthetic practicum, 30 hours of a shadowing in cross-related fields of preventive health and wellness, cost of all materials and the final exam fee. 6/5-8/9 T/Th 6-9p

• Official NASM curriculum

• Step-by-step, hands-on training

• Work virtually anywhere and at anytime

$1400

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (www.bls.gov) predicts about 8 percent job growth for fitness trainers and instructors, including personal trainers, over the period from 2014 through 2024. The median salary for these workers was $38,160 in May 2016. STCHAS.EDU/LEARNFORLIFE

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Basic MIG Welding

Career Certification Accounting Boot Camp Looking for a new career or needing to brush up on accounting principles for your small business? Topics include journal entries, financial statements, adjustments, closing and merchandising transactions. Class discussions include real-life examples and applications of accounting. This class prepares students for the Certified Bookkeeper course and contains topics typical of a first-semester college accounting class. Book required Accounting (Barron’s Business Review Series), Peter J. Eisen, 6th edition, ISBN: 9781438001388. Approx. $20 7/10-8/28 T

6-9p

DIY MIG welding is great for auto body repair, non-structural fabrication, and other applications using STEEL, STAINLESS STEEL or ALUMINUM. This course will provide participants with a basic understanding of the MIG welding process and techniques. Learn the set up and operation of MIG equipment. Practical hands-on welding including “T” joints and “V” grooves on a variety of materials. No prior welding experience required. Items needed for class: Welding hood with #10 shade lens welding hat or beanie, welding gloves, welding sleeves (leather) or a heavy jacket, steel-toed work boots (leather), chipping hammer, safety glasses, pliers or vice grips, wire brush, half-round bastard file. Student discount available at: CeeKay Welding Supply 927 W Terra Ln, O’Fallon, MO 63366 *Bring a copy of your registration receipt for proof of enrollment. Clothing worn must be 100% cotton with no holes – nothing flannel or synthetic – no exceptions. 6/7-7/12 Th 7/10-7/31 T

5:30-9:30p $595 5:30-9:30p $595

$175

Basic Stick Welding Food Protection Manager Certification Prepares students for the Food Safety Certification exam. Addresses food safety practices, prevention of food-borne illness and personal hygiene guidelines. Food Safety Manager Certification exam given at end of class. Must register seven days prior to class. ServSafe book and materials included. Health Department-approved. 7/9 M 8a-4p $155

DIY stick welding is great for equipment repair, structural fabrication, and other applications using STEEL. Best used in an outdoor setting. This course will provide participants with a basic understanding of the Shielded Metal Arc Welding process and techniques. Learn the set-up and operation of stick welding equipment. Practical hands-on welding including “T” joints and “V” grooves on mild steel. No prior welding experience required. Items needed for class: welding hood with #10 shade lens, welding hat or beanie, welding gloves, welding sleeves (leather) or a heavy jacket, steel-toed work boots (leather), chipping hammer, safety glasses, pliers or vice grips, wire brush, half-round bastard file. Student discount available at: CeeKay Welding Supply 927 W Terra Ln, O’Fallon, MO 63366 *Bring a copy of your registration receipt for proof of enrollment. Clothing worn must be 100% cotton with no holes – nothing flannel or synthetic – no exceptions. 6/6-7/11 W 6/18-7/23 M

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CERTIFICATE IN

SIX SIGMA GREEN BELT

Project Management

Certificate

Project management is one of the fastest paths to promotion by increasing your network through greater exposure. You will have the skills, tools and templates to confidently develop and maintain a project.  Acquire a well-rounded knowledge of the five Project Management Processes relating to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK) Guide. This basic information will assist you in learning the beginnings of project management. The project management professional community monitors projects through the five Project Management Processes supported by the 10 Project Management Knowledge Areas. 

Six Sigma professionals are in strong demand by organizations around the world. LERN’s Green Belt training teaches participants problem-solving skills, using the DMAIC (Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve and Control) model. After completing this challenging course, Six Sigma Green Belts serve their organizations as a trained specialist able to work on Six Sigma projects that benefit the organization. The instructors and mentors work closely with the class to not only teach the material, but to also guide candidates as they work on projects.

$495 for all three courses and certificate. 4.8 CEUs. Classes taught online This comprehensive certificate program combines instruction from three different courses. Optional graduate or undergraduate credit available.

$495 for all three courses with certificate. 4.8 CEUs. Classes taught online. This comprehensive certificate program combines instruction from three different courses: Introduction to Six Sigma Green Belt 6/4-6/29

$195

Introduction to Project Management

Intermediate Six Sigma Green Belt

6/4-6/29

7/2-7/27

$195

$195

Project Management Processes

Advanced Six Sigma Green Belt

7/2-7/27

6/4-6/29 8/6-8/31

$195

Project Management Knowledge Areas 6/4-6/29 8/6-8/31

$195 $195

These individual online courses are also available for registration separately.

$195 $195

These individual online courses are also available for registration separately. Note: The certificate program fee of $495 represents a savings of $90 off the same courses if taken separately!

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CERTIFICATE IN

CERTIFICATE IN

Business Writing

Sales

Discover the keys to successful writing for the workplace. Whether you are writing a report,  memo, letter or publicity notice, business writing has some defined characteristics for success. Successful communicators in the workplace move forward, others move back. Enhance your career by improving this critical communication skill.

Move yourself or your sales team to increased success. Finding new clients or customers can be challenging, reaching out to them and actually making a sale is a whole other thing. Whether you are a beginner, new to the sales process or a seasoned professional who loves selling, understanding the basic steps of sales and freeing your mind of negativity is the foundation to your business success. Social media and digital technologies, when understood and leveraged effectively, can enable you to find new clients and motivate these clients to take action in more efficient and strategic ways. Social media sales solutions can help you save time, save money and make money throughout the sales cycle from prospecting to referrals to closing sales. Learn new skills in relationship management, prospecting, customer management and delivering a compelling sales presentation.

Begin with understanding the format, construction and successful techniques of writing good business reports and proposals.   Then improve your skills with editing and proofreading.  Finally, discover what good journalists know. Learn how to write a news story, press release or other publicity notice that zings. This comprehensive Certificate Program combines instruction from three different courses: Business Writing

6/4-6/29

Effective Copywriting 7/2-7/27

$195 $195

Writing News and Press Releases 6/4-6/29 8/6-8/31

$195 $195

These individual online courses also are available

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$495 for all three courses with certificate, 4.8 CEUs. Classes taught online. Individual Courses Strategic Selling With Social Media 6/4-6/29

$195

Getting Started in Sales 7/2-7/27

Power Selling 6/4-6/29 8/6-8/31

$195 $195 $195

These individual online courses are also available for registration separately. Note: The Certificate Program fee of $495 represents a savings of $90 off the same courses if taken separately.


College for All Kids & TEENS TOO!

ARE YOU READY...

AGES 5-14

TO REGISTER? Register online

at stchas.edu/learnforlife or call 636-922-8233.

See pages 4-22 for more information on our upcoming camps!

Register early! Limited availability.

Experience Road Scholar in Missouri. Week-long, all-inclusive programs provide an inspirational blend of exploration and education. Discover new treasures right in your own backyard! A Cycling Journey – The Katy Trail Across Missouri. Flexible path options allow you to ride as much (average 25-45 miles per day) or as little as you like. Enjoy this dedicated bike path with generally flat terrain, and explore the history of Missouri along the way. 2018 DATES: MAY 5-12, MAY 20-26, JUNE 2-9, SEPT. 15-22, SEPT. 29-OCT. 6, OCT. 20-27. Come on your own, bring a spouse, or bring a friend. For more information on this program or others, visit www.roadscholar.org to learn the details of a program close to you. Or, call Pam Ronkoski at 636-922-8630 with any additional questions. STCHAS.EDU/LEARNFORLIFE | 636-922-8233

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CERTIFICATE IN

Customer Service

Data Analysis

Customer service is essential for business and all work organizations. With the increase of technology, human interaction with customers becomes all the more important.  Whether it relates to retaining customers, serving your audience, or turning inquiries from potential customers into sales, good customer service is now one of the central factors in organizational success. Learn to improve your customer service skills to enhance your career skill set, improve productivity and increase your organization’s success.

Data analysis is quickly becoming one of the most sought-after skills in the workplace. Companies have vast amounts of data, but it is rare to have someone with the ability to analyze that data to see trends and make predictions. Begin with getting a basic understanding of how to analyze data in a business setting. Then, learn how many of your business decisions involve comparing groups for differences. Learn the statistics behind these group differences and relationships. Finally, find out how to perform inquiries that will be useful to your business or organization, and have the skill necessary to communicate these results through graphs and text that your fellow employees will understand. 4.8 CEUs. Classes taught online.

$245 total for both courses and certificate. 3.2 CEUs. Classes taught online. This comprehensive Certificate Program combines instruction from three different courses: Keys to Customer Service 6/4-6/29

$145

Extraordinary Customer Service 7/2-7/27

$145

These individual online courses also are available

for registration separately. Note: The Certificate Program fee of $245 represents a savings of $45 off the same courses if taken separately!

This comprehensive Certificate Program combines instruction from three different courses: Introduction to Data Analysis 6/4-6/29

$195

Intermediate Data Analysis 7/2-7/27

$195

Advanced Data Analysis 6/4-6/29 8/6-8/31

$195 $195

These individual online courses also are available

for registration separately. Note: The Certificate Program fee of $495 represents a savings of $90 off the same courses if taken separately!

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LEGAL CERTIFICATE

BOOKKEEPER

Programs

Certificate Series

Paralegal

A bookkeeper’s daily job duties require strong accounting and mathematical skills. Today’s career as a professional bookkeeper offers the benefits of security, prestige, advancement and a good, steady income. From small businesses to large corporations, the opportunities for bookkeepers are growing! Class discussions include real-life examples and applications of accounting. Learn how to accurately manage your financial data. SCC’s non-credit Bookkeeper Certificate Program can help you get started on a new career or upgrade your current skill set.

This intensive, nationally acclaimed program is designed for beginning as well as advanced legal workers. Training includes instruction on how to assist trial attorneys, interview witnesses, investigate complex fact patterns, research the law, and assist in preparing cases for courtroom litigation. Must take two consecutive seven-week sessions. Textbooks required. Rate $1289 (includes both sessions). Call 636-922-8233 to register. Class taught online

Session 3: 4/30-6/15 Session 4: 6/25-8/10 Session 5: 8/20-10/5

This comprehensive certificate program combines instruction from four different courses: Accounting Bootcamp 7/17-9/11

Legal Secretary This intensive program is designed for both beginning and experienced secretaries who are interested in improving their skills and working more efficiently within the law office. Students will study such topics as: legal terminology; legal process; jurisdiction and venue; ethics; pleadings, discovery, notices and motions; filing procedures, billing and accounting; time management; records management; legal research; memoranda preparation and citation format. Textbooks required. $645. Call 636-922-8233 to register.

$195

Certified Bookkeeper Dates available in fall

Quickbooks, Part 1 6/28-7/26

$125

Quickbooks, Part 2 8/2-8/9 $95

Class held on campus with online options available. Bookkeeper Certificate program cost: $1,440

Class taught online

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DIGITAL MARKETING

SOCIAL MEDIA

Certificate

for Business

Discover proven methods to improving email promotions, analyzing your website traffic, doing search engine optimization, and how to successfully employ online advertising. Relevant for any type of organization, including business, companies, non-profits and government agencies. 4.8 CEUs. Classes taught online.

Get in on this exciting and growing way to communicate, market and serve your customers and clients. From Facebook to Twitter, blogging, YouTube, LinkedIn and more, discover the new principles of communication that apply across all networks and how these specific social networks work and the possible uses for your organization.

This comprehensive Certificate Program combines instruction from three different courses:

Learn how social networks are used to develop a two-way communication and marketing strategy for your organization. Find out what you can be doing, what you should be doing, and develop a new approach to integrate social networks into your communication and marketing plan. Classes taught online.

Improving Email Promotions 6/4-6/29

$195

Boosting Your Website Traffic 7/2-7/27

$195

Online Advertising 6/4-6/29 8/6-8/31

$195 $195

Note: The Certificate Program fee of $495 represents a savings of $90 off the same courses if taken separately!

This comprehensive Certificate Program combines instruction from three different courses: Introduction to Social Media 6/4-6/29

$195

Marketing Using Social Media 7/2-7/27 $195

Integrating Social Media in Your Organization 6/4-6/29 8/6-8/31

$195 $195

These individual online courses also are available for registration separately. Note: The Certificate Program fee of $495 represents a savings of $90 off the same courses if taken separately!

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MANAGEMENT

MICROSOFT OFFICE

Certificate

Essentials Certificate

Enhance your management skills through this program for supervisors, managers and emerging leaders. Nothing creates success like a solid foundation. Discover the keys for effectively managing your employees. Find out how to create clear expectations, engage and motivate employees, and increase your effectiveness. Explore the principles of collaborative management and gain insight on how to expand your collaborative skills for success of your team or organization. Finally, get the keys to manage different generations in your workplace. Discover what motivates each generation at work, what incentives they respond to, and what messages they value.

To remain competitive in today’s workforce, employees must demonstrate a strong working knowledge of many key software applications. This certificate will assist you with upgrading your current skills and learning new ones.

$595 for all three courses and certificate. 4.8 CEUs. Classes taught online.

Microsoft Word (all six modules)

This comprehensive certificate program combines instruction from three different courses:

Microsoft Excel (all six modules)

Management Boot Camp 6/4-6/29

$295

Collaborative Management 7/2-7/27

$245

Managing Generations in the Workplace 6/4-6/29 8/6-8/31

$175 $175

These individual online courses are also available for registration separately. Optional graduate or undergraduate credit available.

Prerequisites: • Knowledge of computers • Beginning Computer Keyboarding or the ability to type 20 words per minute.

This comprehensive Certificate Program combines instruction from three different courses: See page 36 See page 37

Microsoft Access Date available in fall

Microsoft PowerPoint 6/7-6/28 $95

Microsoft Outlook 7/9-7/30 $95

Culminating project and final exam: $169 (Required to receive certificate) *This is a certificate issued through St. Charles Community College.

Note: The Certificate Program fee of $595 represents a savings of $120 off the same courses if taken separately. STCHAS.EDU/LEARNFORLIFE | 636-922-8233

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Health Occupations

Some Health Occupations courses require a high school diploma/GED, proof of prerequisite licensure/certification, criminal background check, Family Care Safety Registry, health screenings and/or drug testing for admission and/or clinical participation.

Certified Nursing Assistant–open-entry Section 44B: M Section 45B: T/Th TUITION: $375

CNA Clinical Internship Section 42: M/W Section 43: T/Th Section 44: M/W/F Section 45: T/Th Section 46: M/W/F Section 47: M-F Section 48: M-F Section 49: T/Th Section 50: M/W/F TUITION:

CNA 100

8a-3p 4-9p

CNA 102 12-hour day shifts 12-hour day shifts 12-hour day shifts 8-hour day shifts 8-hour evening shifts 8-hour day shifts 8-hour evening shifts 8-hour evening shifts 8-hour day shifts $310

Certified Medication Technician Section 40B W TUITION:

5/2-7/11 $460

CMT 200 8a-3p

CMT Final Exam

CMT Challenge Exam

CNA 100

Section 75: By Appointment TUITION: $115

CNA Challenge Exam

CMT 101

Section 75: By Appointment TUITION: $165

Online IV Therapy CNA Final Exam

CMT 100

Section 75: By Appointment Specific test dates arranged with instructor TUITION: $115

NRS 101

Section HN1: online 24 hours/day, open-entry TUITION: $490

CNA 101

Section 75: By Appointment TUITION: $140

Accelerated CNA Section 46B: M Section 47B: T TUITION:

CNA 100 6/4-7/24 6/5-7/25 $800

8a-3p 8a-3p

FOR MORE INFORMATION, VISIT stchas.edu/healthoccupations or call 636-922-8295.

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Online Courses Take classes that fit YOUR schedule, anytime, anywhere! For questions or assistance, email ccdreg@ stchas.edu, or call 636-922-8233. Visit stchas.edu/learnforlife for a complete listing of online classes. American Management Association®

General Courses A wide range of highly interactive courses that you can take entirely online. All courses are led by expert instructors. Topics include accounting and finance, business, computer applications, design and composition, health care and medical, language and arts, law and legal, personal development, teaching and education, technology, writing and publishing GRE and GMAT prep. Register: ed2go.com/stchas

American Management Association Certificate Programs Programs include accounting, communications, customer service, finance for managers, human resources, leadership, management, manufacturing/ quality, marketing, negotiation skills, personal development, project management, purchasing, strategic planning, supervision, team building and time management. Register: flexclassroom.com/stchas

Career Training Certificate Programs Certificates available in: health care and fitness, business and professional, IT and software development, management and corporate, media and design, hospitality and service industry, skilled trades and industrial, sustainable energy and going green. Once a course is accessed either by requesting materials or viewing lessons, there are no refunds. Register: gatlineducation.com/stchas

Skills for the 21st Century Get skills for the 21st century. Boost your productivity and your organization’s bottom line. Courses include: business and career skills, business, communication, courses for K-12 teachers, management and leadership, new media marketing, social media for business, training and education. Classes start the first Monday of the month and run for four weeks. Register: stchas.edu/ugotclass

Paralegal Certificate Online Course The Paralegal Certificate Course© is the cornerstone of The Center for Legal Studies programs and paralegalism is one of the fastest–growing careers in the country. legalstudies.com/courses/paralegal.html To register, call SCC Continuing Education at 636-922-8233.

Green, Renewable Energy and Trade Skills Training SCC Workforce Development, in partnership with ProTrain Online, is your solution for green, renewable-energy and trade-skills training. These online courses will help you learn the skills you need to excel in the jobs for the new economy. Includes: business/management/ leadership, career and services, green renewable energy and industrial/skilled trades. stchas.theknowledgebase.org To register, call SCC Continuing Education at 636-922-8233.

Home Inspection Certificate A home inspection is a documented, professional opinion of a home, based on a visual evaluation and operational testing of the home’s systems and components to determine their current condition. This 10-course online certificate program provides students with the technical skills and expertise needed to succeed in the home inspection field. Students learn how to conduct visual examinations and deliver written reports on the physical and operational condition of homes or housing units. To register, call SCC Continuing Education at 636-922-8233.

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Workforce Development The mission of the SCC Workforce Development Department is to deliver customized training to the current workforce, re-direct the ready workforce to gainful employment and assist the development of the next generation of workers using programs and events to strengthen their understanding of the world of work.

Business and Industry Program: Developing the Current Workforce The Business and Industry Program of St. Charles Community College has been a leading force in the St. Charles County business community since 1992. The Business and Industry Program works with large and small employers to identify job skills and training needs for thousands of workers and employers targeting primarily St. Charles, Pike, Lincoln, Montgomery and Callaway counties.

Our training features: • Experienced facilitators in a wide range of disciplines. • On- and off-site training options. • Flexible scheduling. • A focus on adult learning. • Cutting-edge technology and resources.

Liaison to State Training Funds The SCC Workforce Development Department is recognized by the state of Missouri as a Local Education Agency (LEA) for the application and administration of state funds for company training programs, new jobs training and similar grant funding programs. If your company meets state guidelines, you may be eligible to receive funding assistance to support employee training. Workforce Development can assist you in applying for state funds. For additional information, call 636-922-8474 or email workforcedevelopment@stchas.edu.

Missouri Career Center Partnership The Missouri Career Center Partnership is a federally funded program that provides professional job search assistance to job seekers in St. Charles County. The program is part of the Workforce Investment Act serving individuals who have been displaced from their jobs and are unlikely to find employment in their previous occupation. This service is provided through the St. Charles County Department of Workforce Development at the Missouri Career Center. Contact the Missouri Career Center at 636-255-6060.

Services Provided: • Job Search Assistance: Including résumé preparation, identification of transferable skills, informational and job interviewing skills and marketing yourself to employers. Various workshops and networking opportunities are provided. • Individual Career Consultation: An individual plan of action is developed to determine job search goals and career direction. • Career Resource Center: For use by customers during their job search. Phones, copier, fax machine, PCs, laser printers and employer directories are available. Internet access is also available. • Job Placement Assistance: Including current labor market information and access to available job listings from area employers. • Training Opportunities: Available for eligible customers who require upgrade training or retraining into a different career. Contact our office to see if you qualify. • Résumé Development and Critique: Gives the job seeker an excellent opportunity to enhance his or her résumé to its fullest extent. • Career Assessments: Various standardized formal assessments are used to allow job seekers to match their skills and temperaments to other occupations. This is a must for the job seeker wishing to enter into a new industry.

School-Business Programs: Investing in the Future Workforce Today’s youths are tomorrow’s workforce. School-Business Programs has established a coalition of educators and business leaders who work together to make a difference in the lives of young people. Programs focus on career development, career exploration and career readiness. For more information, call 636-922-8474. 48

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Adult Education and Literacy Adult Education and Literacy (AEL/ESL/HSE) St. Charles Community College coordinates a four-county effort (St. Charles, Warren, Lincoln and Pike) to teach reading, math and writing, to prepare people to take the High School Equivalency tests (HSE) and to assist non-native speakers in gaining English proficiency. Free day and evening classes are available. Age rules apply. For more information about class times, locations or the services below, call SCC at 636-922-8411 or visit stchas.edu/ael.

Citizenship Preparation Classes help students prepare for the citizenship interview. Some attendance rules apply.

TOEFL Preparation Classes help students prepare for the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL). Students whose first language is not English must pass this test for admission to college. This class does not offer the actual test.

Pronunciation Classes

Instruction is available for students to improve basic skills, learn new skills and to prepare for and pass all five of the High School Equivalency tests.

In this class, students will learn how to pay closer attention to the unique, challenging sounds of the English language. Students will actively improve their rhythm and intonation, practice aloud as a group and individually with an instructor.

Integrated Education and Training (IET)

High School Equivalency (HSE) Testing

High School Equivalency

Qualified AEL students will be able to study For their HiSET or learn English while also learning the curriculum that leads to a certified workplace credential. Currently Adult Education and Literacy offers IET classes for Certified Nursing Assistant and Certified Logistics Technician. Tuition assistance is an integral part of the program. Interested adult education and literacy students should contact Diana Shaw at 636-922-8313 or dshaw@stchas.edu.

English as a Second Language (ESL) ESL classes provide reading, writing, listening and speaking activities at English proficiency levels for people wishing to improve their English language skills.

Celebrating Adult Education and Literacy in St. Charles County!

The approved high school equivalency test for Missouri is the HiSET, which is offered by Educational Testing Service (ETS). This test is available only on computer but can be taken at various sites across Missouri, including St. Charles Community College. Paper and pencil high school equivalency tests are no longer offered for community test taker. Registration for the HiSET is done entirely on the computer. Registration information, cost information and test scheduling can be found at www.hiset.org. Test fees total $95.

Volunteer Opportunities Volunteer tutors are needed to work with adult literacy students and in the HSE and ESL classrooms. Volunteers must be at least 18 years of age and must have a clear background check. They work with individuals or small groups of students under the direction of the classroom teacher. Training is provided. No previous experience is required. Call 636-922-8504 or email jboria@stchas.edu for more information.

AEL STUDENT RECOGNITION CEREMONY 7 p.m. Thursday, June 7, 2018 Donald D. Shook Fine Arts Building Follow us on Facebook and Twitter. facebook.com/sccael

FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT AEL/ELA/HSE, CALL 636-922-8411 OR VISIT STCHAS.EDU/AEL.

@SCC_AEL

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Registration Payment must be received when you enroll. Online – 24 hours a day – 7 days a week stchas.edu/learnforlife

Announcements will be made on KMOX Radio (1120 AM), KSDK TV (Channel 5), KMOV TV (Channel 4) and KTVI TV (Channel 2). In the case of evening classes held at middle schools and high schools in the area, SCC classes will not meet if it has been announced that the schools themselves are closed.

Accommodations/Support: By Phone – Call 636-922-8233 at least one

week before the first class meeting during the hours listed below. Telephone registration: Visa, Discover and MasterCard only accepted as payment.

By Mail – Send the registration form, with

your check or money order to: SCC Division of Corporate & Community Development 4601 Mid Rivers Mall Drive, HUM 103 Cottleville, MO 63376-2865

In Person – Register in HUM 103. Registration hours: • 8a-7p Monday-Thursday; • 8:30a-4p Fridays. Refund Policy: If you drop a class, you will receive a 100 percent refund if the class is dropped one business day before the first meeting or earlier. No refund will be given if the class is dropped the day of class or later. Events which may require more advanced notice to cancel include, but are not limited to, certain business and industry classes, conferences, trips, day trips and other special events. For these exceptions, refer to the LAST DAY TO CANCEL information listed in the course description. If you have a situation that warrants an override of the above policy, an explanation of the circumstances should be made in writing to the Division of Corporate and Community Development. The appropriate associate dean will review the situation to determine if a refund can be granted and will notify you accordingly. Refunds should be received within 30 days. Inclement Weather Policy: In the event of

severe weather conditions or other emergencies, the SCC president may cancel classes and close the campus for a partial or full day. The college will update the SCC website (stchas. edu) and main number 636-922-8000, send a text message through the Emergency Alert System, and contact selected radio and television stations, when the timing of conditions allow, by 5 a.m. for day classes and no later than 4 p.m. for evening classes (if bad weather develops during the day). The college will typically update the college website and main number prior to contacting the selected radio and television stations. It is recommended to use the college’s website or main number in order to receive information in a more timely manner.

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St. Charles Community College strives to provide reasonable accommodations to all people at any SCCsponsored event. Please contact Disability Support Services at dss@stchas.edu or 636-922-8581 as early as possible to discuss your needs.

Cancellation Policy: Because St. Charles Community College Continuing Education (non-credit) classes are self-supporting, the decision to run a class is based on the number of people enrolled. The college reserves the right to cancel if sufficient enrollment is not achieved. Registrations need to be received at least one week prior to the start of class to be considered in the determination of whether to cancel the class. An attempt will be made to notify registrants by phone or mail if a class is cancelled. Full refunds will be issued for classes cancelled by the college.

Campus-Closed Dates May 28 – Memorial Day July 4 – Independence Day

Calendar of Events April 28 – That '80s Run & Health Expo, 5K and Radical Mile July 16-Aug. 2 – Continuing Education Art Show View more at stchas.edu/calendar.


SEND YOUR REGISTRATION FORM AND CHECK TO: St. Charles Community College, Corporate & Community Development – HUM 103 4601 Mid Rivers Mall Drive, Cottleville, MO 63376-2865 To pay by credit card, visit stchas.edu/learnforlife or call 636-922-8233. Fees should be included in your payment if indicated in the course description. Name Address_______________________________ City/State________________ ZIP ___________ Date of Birth: Mo.______ /Day_____/Year____ Home Phone (

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CLASS LOCATIONS Classes are located on the SCC campus unless otherwise noted. Class location information is listed below. NOTE: For on-campus classes, students should go to the Humanities Building, Room 103, during office hours, or call 636-922-8233 for specific room assignments. After hours and on Saturdays, go to the ADM Welcome Center. For the Arts Council, if you have accessibility concerns, call 636-922-8233 for directions on where to park and enter the building.

Locations found in this schedule Inventor Forge 5988 Mid Rivers Mall Dr. Cottleville, MO 63376

One Academy Place (Center for Healthy Living) 1 Academy Place Dardenne Prairie, MO 63368 (Sometimes referred to as NAH or Nursing and Allied Health)

St. Charles Community College 4601 Mid Rivers Mall Drive Cottleville, MO 63376-2865 636-922-8000

Quail Ridge Park 560 Interstate Drive Wentzville, MO 63385

Rendezvous Café & Wine Bar 217 S. Main Street O’Fallon, MO 63366 636-281-2233

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY POLICY

The College is committed to non-discrimination and equal opportunity regarding the treatment of students, faculty and staff. The College adheres to a strict non-discrimination policy in student admission, educational programs, activities and employment regardless of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, age, veteran status, disability or genetic information. The College is an equal opportunity employer. Inquiries may be directed to: Vice President for Human Resources, 4601 Mid Rivers Mall Drive, Cottleville, MO 63376-2865.

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Upcoming Events Young People’s Theatre: Fall and winter auditions Dates and times available in August

Continuing Education Art Extravaganza July 16 - Aug. 2

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Learn for Life - Summer 2018  

Schedule of non-credit, Continuing Education classes at St. Charles Community College.

Learn for Life - Summer 2018  

Schedule of non-credit, Continuing Education classes at St. Charles Community College.