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Stress Management for Women

Discover how to manage that stress…

Are you ready to learn how to get past all of the barriers and find connections with other women, even total strangers?  The common bond for all women is our femininity.  We should be able to bond and come together for support, healing and care.  Yet so many things vie for our attention – busy schedules, family responsibilities, health issues, cattiness from other women, and low self-esteem.  So many of us are missing out on the great asset that our community has to offer: each other!

This class will teach you a simple technique that you can use anytime, anywhere, to find that connection with other women that you have been craving.  Instructor Catherine Pou is a licensed psychologist and has been treating women for stress and stress-related disorders for over ten years.  Grab a friend and support each other in managing stress with this great class!

Our next one-night class is Wednesday, 7/26 from 6:00-8:00pm, and cost is $49.  Register on our website, by phone at 327-2876, or come on by the Community Ed office on the Clovis Adult Education campus.  Our summer office hours are Monday-Thursday from 8:00am-8:00pm, and we are closed on Fridays.  Our campus is located at 1452 David E. Cook Way near the corner of Herndon and Sunnyside.

Learn Something New about managing the stress in your life with Clovis Community Ed!

 

NEW Fall Catalog!

New Fall Catalog!

We have been busy organizing classes and putting our next catalog together for you, and it’s almost here!  The Fall I & II sessions will begin with classes starting the week of August 28th, but the catalog will be here on July 31st!  If you live in Clovis or Fresno, watch your mailbox that week for your catalog to arrive.  Can’t wait for snail mail?  You can also view a digital version of the catalog on our website the same day the catalogs mail out, just click the link and scroll down a bit, and click the image on the catalog on the right side of the page.

You can also REGISTER for any class in the catalog starting July 31st!  We have several NEW classes for fall, including Hula, Couch to 5K, Canning, Easy Creative Cooking, and the return of Knitting!

Also new – Senior Day Trips!  For our students ages 50+, we are offering two day trips to interesting sites, with a meal included!  Find the info on page 32 in the catalog, or give us a call in the office!

We will also have your favorite classes returning – Writing and Publishing Your 1st Book, Fit For Life, Zumba, Yoga, Golf, Clogging, Computer Classes, Notary Public, Retirement, Stress Management, Spanish, Online Classes and more!

We’re excited for our new classes and hope you are too!  What do YOU want to learn this fall?

Our current catalog of classes is still going, with a few more classes running through August 17th.  Check the website for current classes.

Learn Something New this fall with Clovis Community Ed!

Excel 2016 – Level 2 Intermediate to Advanced Concepts

Excel 2016 – Level 2

If you’re ready to take your Excel skills to the next level, this is the class for you!

This class will cover how to create linking formulas, copying worksheet structure, how to 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.  Use integration techniques to link your spreadsheet into a PowerPoint presentation and Word Document.  Bring a USB flash drive to save your work.

Join our expert instructor, Ann Lynn for this intensive, four-night course to expand your knowledge and skills with the Excel program.  Class meets twice a week, Tuesday and Thursday 7/24-713, from 6:00-9:00pm.  Cost is $139.  Register on our website, by phone at 327-2876, or come by the Community Ed office on the Clovis Adult Education campus.  Our summer office hours are Monday – Thursday from 8:00am-8:00pm, and we are closed on Fridays.  Campus is located at 1452 David E. Cook Way, near the corner of Herndon and Sunnyside in Clovis.

Learn Something New about Excel 2016 with Clovis Community Ed!

 

Summer Band Concert!

Summer Band at the Shaghoian!

Join us on Monday, July 24, 2017, for a FREE concert from our Summer Band!  Our Summer Band is made up of over 100 members of all ages, and they will be playing selections from Copland, Sousa, Grainger, John Williams and more!

The concert is held at the beautiful Paul Shaghoian Hall in Clovis North High School’s Performing Arts Center (also known as “The PAC”!).  Concert begins at 7:00pm, and admission is free, so get there early to get a good seat!  Clovis North is located at 2770 E. International in Fresno, cross streets are International and Willow.

For more information, please call the Community Ed office at 327-2876.  Like us on Facebook to find all the current information, including events such as band and choir concerts, when new catalogs come out, info on new classes, and look for some contests and freebies coming up in the fall!

We’d love to know if you’re coming, so check out the events page for the Summer Band concert, and share with friends!

Medicare 101

Medicare 101

Sign up for this one-night class, and let our expert instructor, Shann Conner, simplify the Medicare process, and help you better understand your options.

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.  Shann will help you sort out your options and the type of plan to choose for your budget, lifestyle and medical needs.  Prescription drug plans will be covered as well!

Our next session is Thursday, July 20th from  5:30-7:30pm, and snacks will be provided!  Cost is just $29 per person – space is limited, so register today!

Register on our website, by phone at 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 Medicare at Clovis Community Ed!

Golf

A new round of Golf Classes begin July 15th!

Golf 101 – Short Game To Full Swing 8:00-9:00am: Learn the fundamentals to the short game, such as putting, chipping, pitching, and sand, as well as how to hit fairway shots and tame that driver!

New!  Open Golf Lab 9:00-10:00am:  Join the NEW Open Golf Lab, and Jim will help you improve any area of your golf game.

Ladies Golf 101 – Short Game to Full Swing 10:00-11:00am:  Ladies, everything you want to know about golf, bring those questions to Jim!  Covers the same fundamentals as the Golf 101 class, but ladies only here!


All classes are taught by USGTF Hall of Fame Instructor, Jim Perez, nominated as one of the top 100 instructors in America by Golf Magazine!  Jim has given over fifty thousand golf lessons through the US as well as in Mexico, Brazil, Canada and Spain.  You can watch Jim on Channel 47 every Tuesday morning doing the Golf Tip of the Week!

 

 

All classes are held at Bluff Pointe Golf course, located at 8225 N. Milburn Ave. in Fresno.  Range balls are not included in the class fee – a medium bucket of balls is required for $7.  All classes for this session are Saturday mornings, 7/15-8/12 at the time listed above.  Tuition for each class is $59.  Kids 14+ are welcome if registered with a parent.

Register on our website, by phone at 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 Avenues.

Learn Something New about GOLF with Jim Perez and Clovis Community Ed!

 

Spanish – Intensive Conversational Training II

Spanish II

Reach Spanish fluency by participating in conversation practice sessions!  This is an intermediate Spanish course that will give you the confidence and ability to communicate more efficiently.  In this class you will learn the correct verb usage by learning how to use the six most important Spanish tenses.  With each session, you will increase your fluency and your writing skills.  Speaking and writing Spanish proficiently will enable you to build successful business relations in any type of profession.

Prerequisites for this class:  Spanish conversational or Spanish Intensive I.

Class meets twice a week, M/W 7/10-8/16 from 6:00-7:00pm, 12 classes for just $89, and includes a textbook.  Register on our website, by phone at 327-2876, or come by the Community Ed office in G1 on the Clovis Adult campus, located at 1452 David E. Cook Way, near the corner of Herndon and Sunnyside.

Learn Something New with Spanish II at Clovis Community Ed!

Get your Zumba On Twice a Week!

Zumba Classes Twice a Week!

You asked for it, and we’re gonna give it to ya – Zumba classes are now twice a week!  Join us for some exercise in disguise!  The Zumba program is a Latin-inspired dance fitness class that combines international music and dance movement variations from Merengue, Salsa, Cumbia, Reggaeton, and Hip-Hop.  Aumba creates a fun and effective way to feel good about yourself while maintaining a healthy lifestyle.  Let our instructor help you reach your fitness goals!  Let’s just DANCE!

Next class meets T/Th from 6:30-7:30pm, 7/11-8/17 – 12 classes for $89.  Register on our website, by phone at 327-2876, or come 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 fitness with a Zumba class at Clovis Community Ed!

Belly Dancing

Belly Dancing – Beginning

Belly Dancing is a fun beautiful way to get some exercise and learn something new!

Whether your goal is to perform, dance for fitness, or spend some time with your girlfriends once a week, belly dance is a great outlet for artistry, fun and fitness!  Belly dancing is a uniquely female-centered art form that celebrates femininity no matter one’s age, fitness level, or body type; increase your self-confidence, restore your feminine side, and feel beautiful!  There’s a reason women have been belly dancing on this planet for close to 6,000 years!  Devote at least an hour a week to de-stress and focus on this ancient, beautiful art form that celebrates the power and depth of YOU, and see what happens to the way you move through your day!

Class begins Wednesday, 7/12-8/16 from 7:00-8:30pm, at Studio 65 – 2965 N. Maroa (just south of Shields Ave) in Fresno, and cost is $69 for 6 sessions.  Register on our website, by phone at 327-2876, or come by the Community Ed office in G1, located on the Clovis Adult campus (1452 David E. Cook Way, near the corner of Herndon & Sunnyside).

Learn Something New with a Belly Dancing class – grab a friend and jump in together!

Happy Independence Day!

Independence Day

The Community Education and Summer Fun departments will be closed on Monday and Tuesday, July 3rd and 4th for the Independence Day holiday.  Our offices will be closed and no classes held those two days.  We will resume regular office hours and classes as scheduled on Wednesday the 5th.

Enjoy the break, and have a happy and safe 4th of July!