Community Education registration begins Aug. 1

Heather R. Breaux
July 31, 2008 at 8:58 am  | Mobile Reader | Pring this storyPrint 

St. Charles Parish Postal Patrons will be receiving their Fall 2008 Community Education brochures in the mail the first week of August.

There will be many new class offerings this semester - something for all ages. Don't miss out - register early to reserve your spot in class.

If you do not receive your brochure in the mail, visit your local library to pick up a copy or view the Community Education Web site at

Adult courses:

A sampling of classes for the fall are:

Art: Duck Decoy Wood Carving, Oil Painting, Watercolor Painting, Acrylic Painting, Cartoon Workshop.

Business: Writing Classes.

Computers: Microsoft Office Suite, Adobe Photoshop, Web site Design, Excel, Windows XP,.

Crafts: Floral, Jewelry, Scrapbooks, Soaps, Cigar Box Purses, Hymnal Angels, Candle Making, Family Pumpkin Carving.

Culinary: Cooking Cajun Style, Cookie Blossoms, Bread Pudding Dessert, Sushi, Jambalaya.

Dance: Ballroom, Line Dance, Belly Dance, Cajun Dance, West Coast Swing, Latin Style Ballroom Dance, Historical Period Dance Classes.

Finance: How to Finance a College Education, Financial Well-being for Women, Car/Truck Buying Made Easy, Retirement, Wills, Successions, Credit Education Workshop.

Fitness: Tai Chi, Yoga, Personal Fitness, Boot Camp, Kickboxing, Salsa Cardio Aerobics, Pilates, Taekwondo, Volleyball, Basketball.

Foreign Language: Spanish, French.

Gardening: Rose Gardening, Propagating Plants.

Health and Well-being: Jin Shin Jyutsu, Spa Night, Empowerment.

Home Ownership: Home Buying 101, Home Selling 101, Rural Development 100% Home Loan.

Music: Acoustic & Electric Guitar - Beginner + Advanced.

Pets: Cat & Dog Behavior Training + Dog Obedience Training, Dog Obedience.

Photography: Digital Photography-The Basics & Beyond.

Safety: American Red Cross Adult, Child, & Infant CPR + American Red Cross Adult/CPR with First Aid Basics.

Sewing: Crochet, Cross-Stitching, Knitting.

Travel: Beginner's Guide to Walt Disney World.

Kid courses:

A sampling of Children classes this fall are: Gymnastics-Tumblebus, Taekwondo, Tennis, Fun with Reading, CATZ Youth Fitness Program, Etiquette, Basic Aid Training, T-Ball, Soccer, Tie-Dye Tee Shirts, Freeze Frames, Art Workshop-Painting with Acrylic on Canvas, Spa Party for Girls, Totally Cool Jewelry for Girls, Babysitter Training, Let's Plant a Garden, Pottery Clay, Drama, Candy Making, Prince & Princess Party, Audubon Nature Institute - Bugmobile, Parent & Child Play & Learn, Kids in the Kitchen, Christmas Ornament Painting Class, Family Pumpkin Carving, Audubon Wetland Express Mobile, Guitar, Cartooning, and lots more.

Don't miss out - registration for Community Education classes is now being held.

Remember to that brochures are available at your local libraries. Call 985-785-7268 for more information.

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