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Community Education

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The University Center Gaylord offers a wide variety of community education classes for youth and adults who wish to expand their learning and skills through non-college credit courses that are available throughout the year. Course offerings have included Computer classes...Beginner, Word, EXCEL, Powerpoint, Quickbooks, Foreign Languages, Photography, Dog obedience training, Financial topics, Summer adventure classes for kids and More!

Interested in a particular subject for life long learning??  Let us know by calling 989 705 3700.

 

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Summer Kid's Programs



LEGO Robotics Engineering - Grades 3/4/5/ Level I A.M.

About the Course: The Level 1 class is an introduction to Lego Mindstorms.  The class will focus on introducing students to programming, using the Mindstorms software and working with basic sensors.  On the final day of class, students will use what they have learned to complete challenges of varying difficulty.

Class/Event Code:  LRLV1AMS15 3/4/5
When:  From 07/27/2015 through 07/31/2015
Days:  Monday through Friday
Times:  8:00am - 11:00am
Duration:  3 hours
Location:  University Center Gaylord
Cost:   Starting at: $75.00

LEGO Robotics Engineering Level I - Grades 6/7/8 P.M.

About the Course: The Level 1 class is an introduction to Lego Mindstorms.  The class will focus on introducing students to programming, using the Mindstorms software and working with basic sensors.  On the final day of class, students will use what they have learned to complete challenges of varying difficulty.

Class/Event Code:  LRLIPMS15 6/7/8
When:  From 07/27/2015 through 07/31/2015
Days:  Monday through Friday
Times:  Noon -3:00pm
Duration:  3 hours
Location:  University Center Gaylord
Cost:   Starting at: $75.00

Culture



Introduction to Holistic Wellness

About the Course: This lively workshop is geared toward individuals who are motivated to create lasting lifestyle changes, but are not sure where to begin.  Lasting lifestyle change must include the whole person: body, mind, spirit, and environment; anything short of that proves unsuccessful in the long term.

Class/Event Code:  ITWS15
When:  From 06/09/2015 through 06/16/2015
Days:  Tuesday
Times:  6:00pm-8:30pm
Duration:  2.5 hours each class
Location:  University Center Gaylord
Cost:   Starting at: $115.00

Recreation/Science



National Geographic The Great Nature Project

University Center Gaylord invites you to a Bio Blitz event.  You will help create a snapshot of this area's biodiversity by participating in the National Geographic Great Nature Project.  Attendees will work with scientists in different hands-on work stations to learn how to collect plant and animal information that helps scientists and decision makers around the world. Rain or Shine!! See it. Snap it. and Upload it.  What will you discover?  Complete all workstations to earn a Citizen Scientist pin and certificate! The fee is $10 per person or $35 per family.    Children age 4 and under are free.  Come for a few hours....or spend the whole day to enjoy this unique family friendly experience in our beautiful outdoors! Optional box lunches can be ordered at the time of registration. Visitors who wish overnight accommodations can contact Treetops at 866 348 5249.  Just mention this event or University Center Gaylord for discount details.

Class/Event Code:  NGGNPS15
When:  From 07/25/2015 through 07/25/2015
Days:  Saturday
Times:  9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Duration:  6 hours
Location:  Treetops Project Nature-4440 Whitmarsh Rd, Vanderbilt, MI 49795
Cost:   No Charge

Foreign Language



Conversational American Sign Language

This class is a basic introduction to American Sign Language (ASL).  It will be an interactive class where students will learn ASL and practice through a variety of games and activities.  No prior knowledge required!

Class/Event Code:  ASLS15
When:  From 06/08/2015 through 06/29/2015
Days:  Monday
Times:  6:00pm-8:00pm
Location:  University Center Gaylord
Cost:   Starting at: $30.00

Computers & Technology



Learning Quickbooks

About the Course: This is a hands-on introduction to QuickBooks' basic features. Students will learn how to set up Quickbooks, payroll, time and billing, bank reconciliation, journal entries, reports, writing checks, receiving payments, making deposits and more.

Class/Event Code:  QBS15
When:  From 06/03/2015 through 06/24/2015
Days:  Wednesday
Times:  8:30am - 10:30am
Duration:  two hours
Location:  University Center Gaylord
Cost:   Starting at: $150.00

 

Terms and Conditions

All Community Education classes are taught by independent instructors who have chosen the dates, class size and cost.

Refund Policy: A full refund will be permitted if cancellation is received at least one full week prior to initial class date or if the class is cancelled. To cancel your registration, please call the University Center Gaylord office at 989-705-3700.

Credit Card Payments:  Credit cards will be charged at time of registration. In the event the class you have registered for is cancelled, your credit card will be credited.

Pay by Check:  If paying by check, University Center Gaylord must receive full payment one week prior to the date the class begins. If payment has not been received, you may be dropped from the class. In the event the class is cancelled, a check will be sent to you.

Please send to:

University Center Gaylord
Attn: Community Education
80 Livingston Blvd.
Gaylord, MI 49735

To insure timely updates and information pertaining to your class, please make sure your email address is accurate and active.