Fall 2014 ASUMH Community Education Classes
QuickBooks Pro - Mondays, Sept. 8-Oct. 13, 6:00pm-8:00pm
QuickBooks Pro is an easy-to-use accounting software program ideal for small business or personal use. This beginning course will teach you the basic functions. Become a confident user.
QuickBooks Pro II - Mondays, Oct. 28- Dec 9, 6:00pm-8:00pm Class will not meet the week of Thanksgiving Instructor Cindy Isbell
QuickBooks Pro is an easy-to-use accounting software program ideal for small business or personal use. This advanced course will be a continuation of the QuickBooks Pro class. If you have had Level I of Quickbooks Pro and need to go more in depth this class is for you. You will need to purchase a book for this class. Quickbooks Pro 2008. ISBN# 13:978-1-59136-167-1.
Pottery - Tuesdays, Sept. 23-Oct. 28, 5:30pm-8:30pm
This is a hand-building class, covering the basics of pottery making. Each session is three hours long. Session One: Intro to clay Pinch pots, Session Two: Coiled pots, Session Three: Simple Slabs, Session Four: Slab construction; making boxes, mugs, vases or vessel of your choice, Session Five: Finishing projects and beginning glazes, Session Six: Glazing, and if time allows, taking a turn on the potter's wheel. Class Fee $110, supply Fee$ 45.
Wellness 101 - Tuesdays, Sept. 9-Oct. 14, 6:00pm-8:00p.m.
Basic Accounting for Small Business and Non-Profits - Tuesdays, Sept. 9- Oct. 14, 6pm-8pm, Instructor Cindy Isbell
Genealogy 101 - Thursdays, Sept. 25-Oct. 30 , 6:00pm-8:00pm, Instructor Vicki Roberts Research your family's history. This class uses web-based search engines such as ancestry.com. For the beginning researcher or for those that are seeking clues to their family's past.
Beginning Tai Chi - Tuesdays, Sept. 16 -Oct. 28, 5:30pm-6:30pm
Acrylic Painting - Tuesdays, Sept. 16-Oct. 21, 6:00p.m.-8:00p.m.
Learn professional tips and techniques to create your own masterpiece with acrylic paint. Hada is a working artist and passionate outdoorsman who loves the Ozarks. He holds a BSE in Art from the University of Central Arkansas and has taught numerous courses and workshops at local colleges and universities in both art and fly-fishing. Hada's award-winning art is on display at Rivertown Gallery on the square in Mountain Home.
Food For Life - Thursdays, Sept. 18-Oct. 30, 6:00pm-7:30pm
Concealed Handgun License Course - Saturdays, Sept. 20, Oct. 18, or Nov. 15, 8am-12pm, Instructor Dan Hall
The Impact and Legacy of the Presidents Upon the Constitution - Tuesdays and Thursdays, Sept. 23, 25, 30, Oct. 2, 7, 9, 14 and 16 3:00p.m-4:00p.m. Instructor Jim Carroll
Historically, strong presidents have used their position to expand the powers granted to them by the constitution. This course provides an in depth look at the key times throughout history when the role and scope of the president has been challenged or altered. This course also provides a solid foundation for a special topics course in political science.
Essential Oils - Mondays, Sept. 29-Nov. 3, 6:00pm-8:00pm
Come learn about essential oils in this fun, interactive class. Essential oils have been used throughout history in many cultures for their medicinal and therapeutic benefits. Modern scientific study and trends toward more holistic approaches to wellness are driving a revival and new discovery of essential oil health applications. Students will learn history and science behind essential oils, as well as practical application for everyday health and household uses with hands-on "make & take" projects each class session. $35 class fee, $20 supply fee
Individual Income Tax Workshop - Saturday, Oct. 4, 8am-12pm
This workshop is co-sponsored by the Food Bank of North Central Arkansas. This workshop will help you understand how grants work and help you prepare the necessary documents for various applications. Each person will receive a thumb drive with full of grant information. To register for this workshop please call Food Bank of Central Arkansas at 870-499-7565. $10
Beginning Fly Fishing - Thursdays, Oct. 9-Oct. 30, 6:00pm-8:00pm
Instructors John Berry and Lori Sloas - a local husband/wife team of professional guides with over twenty-five years of experience in guiding and fly fishing instruction. Structured for the beginner or novice angler, the class is designed to develop confidence on stream and covers all of the basic skills necessary for success. Learn basic fly casting, equipment selection, water safety, reading the water, stream entomology, fly selection, knot tying and fishing techniques. $75
Beginning Computers for Seniors - Fridays, Oct. 10-Nov. 14, 3:00pm-5:00pm Instructor Don Blair - Learn the basic functions of a computer, how to use a mouse and keyboard, learn about files and folders, email, Facebook and the internet. $50
Computers for Seniors Advanced I - Fridays, Oct. 10-Nov. 14, 1:00pm-3:00pm, Instructor Don Blair - This class offers an expansion on Beginning Computers for Seniors. $50
Microsoft Office Excel - Mondays, Oct. 20-Nov. 24, 6:00pm-8:00p.m.
Learn to use Microsoft Excel and cover the basic tools and methods used to create worksheets and workbooks for home or office. For beginning to intermediate levels. $60
Water Color Painting - Tuesdays , Oct. 28-Dec. 2, 6:00p.m.- 8:30p.m. This class will not meet on November 25. Instructor Duane Hada
Learn professional tips and techniques to create your own masterpiece in watercolor. Hada is a working artist and passionate outdoorsman who loves the Ozarks. He holds a BSE in Art from the University of Central Arkansas and has taught numerous courses and workshops at local colleges and universities in both art and fly-fishing. Hada's award-winning art is on display at Rivertown Gallery on the square in Mountain Home.
Speak Up Nov. 4, 6 and 11 6:00p.m.-8:00p.m. Instructor Carol Petty
Wish you were able to stand up and speak? Wish you could give a report, make an announcement, read to a congregation or make a sales presentation to a client? YOU CAN! Join this workshop to learn those skills, lose the jitters, and become a confident, effective speaker. $45
Income Tax for Small Business (Schedule C, Sole Proprietor) - Saturday, Nov. 15, 8am-12pm Instructor Martha Grant
Discussion topics will be on deductions, record keeping, depreciable assets, and what's new in the upcoming 2014 tax year. $45
How to Register
On-line, at the sign up page.
In Person, at the Vada Sheid Community Development Center, 1600 S. College St., Mountain Home, AR 72653.
Over the phone by calling 870-508-6280
By Mail, please mail checks to ASUMH, Department of Community Education, 1600 S. College St., Mountain Home, AR 72653. Please indicate which class you would like and list your phone number.
Visa, MasterCard and Discover are all accepted forms of credit/debit cards. If paying with cash, please have exact amount. All checks must be made payable to ASUMH.
Please check this page often for class additions and updates.
To register for seated classes please call 870-508-6280 or stop by the first floor at The Sheid. To register for ed2go and Web CE please click on links above.
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