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FREE Band & Choir Concerts!

Did you know that our Community Choir and Band classes put on numerous concerts throughout the year?  And most of them are FREE to attend!

Our next free concert is coming up Monday, July 23, 2018 at 7:00pm.  Come enjoy Summer Band at the Shaghoian as they perform a variety of music, including selections from the movies “The Greatest Showman” and “Coco”!  Our Summer Band is over 90 members strong, from all walks of life, including high school students all the way to retirees – folks who love to play music and perform.

The Paul Shaghoian Concert Hall is located in the Performing Arts Center on the Clovis North High School campus, at 2770 E. International Ave. near the corner of Willow and International.  Admission for this concert is FREE!  Arrive early to get a good seat, and bring the fam!  What a great way to enjoy a summer evening, in the cool of the amazing concert hall, listening to great music with your family or friends.

For more information, call the Community Ed office during office hours at  559-327-2876, or check out the event on our Facebook page.  While you’re there, be sure to like and follow our page for updates and news on future concerts, catalog arrivals and registration dates, and news on our classes!

 

Microsoft Excel – Beyond Basics

Microsoft Excel – Beyond the Basics

Do you know how to work in Excel, but would like to be able to do more complicated tasks?  This class will cover more advanced skills, like how to create linking formulas, copying worksheet structure, create name ranges, templates, protecting worksheets, and locking/unlocking cells for editing.  Learn how to convert your spreadsheet to a table, use filter techniques, subtotaling and pivot-tables.  You will use integration techniques to link your spreadsheet into a PowerPoint presentation and Word Document.

Sign up today!  Class meets M/W 7/30-8/8 from 6:00-9:00pm, and cost is $139.  Students will get hands-on experience and training in our computer lab.

Register on our website, by phone at 559-327-2876, or come by the Community Ed office on the Clovis Adult Education campus, located at 1452 David E. Cook Way, near the corner of Herndon and Sunnyside.

Learn Something New about Microsoft Excel with Clovis Community Ed!

 

Microsoft Word

Word…A Little More!

When you are using Word, do you feel like if you only knew a little more, your job would be much easier?  This class is perfect for you!  You will finally solve the mysteries of Word with tons of tips and tricks that will turn you into an advanced Word user – won’t that look great on your resume!  Learn more about shortcut tools, formatting multiple page documents, using reference tools and integrating with other programs.

This two-night class is packed with hands-on experience and information, and takes place in our computer lab.  Class meets T/Th 7/24-7/26 from 6:00-9:00pm, and cost is just $79.

Register now on our website, by phone at 559-327-2876, or come by the Community Ed office on the Clovis Adult Education campus, located at 1452 David E. Cook Way in Clovis, near the corner of Herndon and Sunnyside.

Learn something new about Microsoft Word with Clovis Community Ed!

Medicare 101

Medicare 101

Are you or your spouse approaching 65?  Are you helping a friend or family member with Medicare?  Medicare is confusing…so let us simplify it.

In this class you will learn the different parts of Medicare, how it works, when and how to sign up or when to delay without penalty.  If you are still on your employer plan, married and your spouse is under 65, there are solutions for you, too.  you will better understand your Medicare options and the type of plan to choose for your budget, lifestyle and medical needs.  Plus, we will show you how to find the best prescription drug plan for you, learn if you qualify for grants to help pay for your prescriptions, gain tips and tricks to stay out of the GAP, and find out if you qualify for Medi-Cal over the age of 65.  Pick one class to get all your information!  Snacks will be provided!

Choose the date that works best for you!

Next class offerings are:

  • Wed. 7/18 5:30-7:30pm
  • Wed. 8/15 5:30-7:30pm

Cost is just $29 per person – register today!

Sign up on our website, by phone at 559.327.2876, or stop by the Community Ed office on the Clovis Adult Education campus, located at 1452 David E. Cook way, near the corner of Herndon and Sunnyside.

Learn something new about Medicare with Clovis Community Ed!

Become a Loan Signing Agent!

Earn Extra Income as a Loan Signing Agent

Notaries Public can make extra money as a Loan Signing Agent.  No experience necessary!  Lenders and title companies rely on loan signing agents to notarize and obtain signatures for real estate loan documents.  If you have already taken the notary public course, take this course now and be ready to go once you get your notary commission!  Agents generally make $75-150 per loan signing.  Work only when you are available – no tome commitment required and no experience necessary!

Additional costs for added insurance, supplies and background check will be explained at the class.  Bring a legal form of I.D. and a $40 class materials fee (includes course book, sample binder documents, examination and certification), payable to CA Notary Training Center, by cash or check.

Class is one night only – Monday 8/6 from 5:45-9:00pm, cost is $109.  Register on our website, by phone at 559-327-2876, or stop by the Community Ed office on the Clovis Adult Education campus, located at 1452 David E. Cook Way, near the corner of Herndon and Sunnyside.

Learn Something New about Loan Signing with Clovis Community Ed!

Family Caregiver Support Class

Family Caregiver Support

If you are providing care for your mom, dad, husband, wife, grandparent or other family members, this class is for you.  Learn to thrive and not just survive your caregiving journey.  As you care for your family member, learn tips on how to manage caregiver stress, and how to develop a care plan as health care needs increase for you and your family member.  Learn about community resources that are available like respite care and adult day centers, learn about the Importance of understanding your Medicare benefits as a Family Caregiver, and how to plan for long term care that includes a review of long term care settings and transition tips for family members.

Class meets on Wednesdays, 6:00-8:00pm, from 7/25-8/15, cost is $49.  Register on our website, by phone at 559.327-2876, or stop by the Community Ed office on the Clovis Adult Education campus, located at 1452 David E. Cook Way, near the corner of Herndon and Sunnyside.

Bonsai

Bonsai Class

Learn to create and care for your own Bonsai tree!  You’ll begin with a pre-Bonsai tree and an empty pot, and move through the creation process.  Discover how to  shape, repot, treat illnesses, and proper water a Bonsai tree.  You will also learn the history and traditions relating to Bonsai.

This class is designed for beginners of all ages, or for those who are looking to expand their knowledge.  A variety of pre-Bonsai tree species will be used to ensure students find the tree that suits them.

Requirements:  Students must bring their own straight edged garden hand shears, and a $30 material fee (cash or check) payable to the instructor  – includes the Bonsai tree, pot, soil and wire.

This class is open to students 14 and up – parents, sign up with your teens for a fun evening together this summer, and learn a new hobby together!

Class is one night only – Wednesday 7/18 from 6:00-9:00pm, cost is $29 per person.  Register on our website, by phone at 559-327-2876, or stop by the Community Ed office on the Clovis Adult campus, located at 1452 David E. Cook Way, near the corner of Herndon and Sunnyside.

Learn something new about Bonsai with Clovis Community Ed!

Community Education Summer Classes

Summer Session Starts July 9, 2018

Here at Community Ed we run classes year-round, and we have great ways for you to Learn Something New during the summer months!  The Summer Session of classes begins Monday, July 9th – you can view all of our course offerings and register for classes on our website!  Fitness, art, music, golf, tennis, cooking, computers, and much more!  Most classes are offered in the evenings to accommodate work schedules, but see the catalog or website for full details on each class.

Questions – give us a call Monday – Thursday from 8:00am-8:00pm at 559-327-2876.  We’re happy to help with any questions you might have, and can register you by phone as well.

Learn Something New this summer with Clovis Community Ed!

Happy Independence Day!

Have a safe and happy 4th of July!  Our summer session of classes begins Monday, July 9th – register online anytime for cooking, fitness, art, sports, dance, crafting, and more – we will be back in the office Monday at 8:00am.

NEW! Social Marketing for Small Businesses

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Social Marketing for Small Businesses

This course will give small business owners how-to insights on some of the most popular social platforms of today, and tools to create fresh, creative content for those platforms.  We will cover how to create effective Facebook and Instagram content and ads, how to create Snapchat filters for special events, and how to use tools like Canva to create beautiful, relevant content.  We will also explore MailChimp and how to engage with people through email marketing.  Yelp, and dealing with positive and negative reviews will also be discussed.

Class is held in our computer lab, so you get hands-on experience!

Class meets Tuesday, 7/10-8/7 from 7:00-8:30pm, five class sessions for just $89.

Register on our website, by phone at 559-327-2876, or stop by the Community Ed office on the Clovis Adult Education campus, located at 1452 David E. Cook Way, near the corner of Herndon and Sunnyside.

Learn something new about Social Media Marketing with Clovis Community Ed!