GOVERNOR WENTWORTH ADULT EDUCATION - Spring - 2018
|Course Name||Start Date|
|1||Tapping||May 7||1||Mon.||6:30-8:00||TC-112||Helen Fernald||$15|
Tapping, featured on NBC's TODAY Show in January, is one of the fastest growing self-help techniques in the world. Tapping helps to calm
the nervous system and rewire the brain to respond in healthier ways to stress and pain. Helen Fernald, certified practitioner, will teach two
simple tapping protocols to deal with pain, fear and other stress-related issues.
|2||Tapping||May 22||1||Tues.||3:30-5:00||TC-112||Helen Fernald||$15|
Same as above except change date and time.
|3||Tapping For Children||May 14||1||Mon.||6:30-8:00||TC-112||Helen Fernald||$15|
Tapping is a powerful self-help technique, used in many schools in the United States, to help children calm down and learn to deal with the
stresses of their lives. This class is designed for parents who want to help their children use TAPPING. Helen Fernald, certified practitioner,
will teach two simple protocols that children can learn easily.
|4||Tapping For Children||May 16||1||Wed.||2:00-3:00||TC-112||Helen Fernald||$10|
Same as above except change date and time.
|5||Microsoft Office - EXCEL||Apr. 3||3||Tues.||5:00-6:30||TC-120||Doug Ball||$35|
This class will introduce you to the basics of creating Excel spreadsheets. Using the concept of creating templates you will be able
to use your spreadsheets over and over again but for different tasks. Topics will include: using program short cuts, sorting information,
using formulas, linking pages and protecting your work.
|6||Kids and Chiropractic||Apr. 17||1||Tues.||5:30-7:30||TC-108||Renee Tetreault||$20|
Many people are under the impression that chiropractic care is simply for the relief of neck & back pain. However, because seeing your
chiropractor is truly about an optimally functioning nervous system, many parents have found extraordinary benefits from getting their child's
spine checked for misalignments. Some reasons to see a chiropractor include: asthma, ear infections, seasonal allergies, ADHD, growing
pains & many more. Join us if you are interested in learning how chiropractic can help your family grow healthy kids into healthy adults!
|7||Introduction to Quickbooks||May 1||3||Tues.||6:30-8:30||HS-138||M.Blodget, CPA||$90|
How to get started using QuickBooks Accounting: basic setup, entering information, customizing and generating reports.
Advanced features will also be introduced.
Starting a Sm. Business in NH
|May 2||2||Wed.||6:30-8:30||TC-112||M.Blodget, CPA||$60|
Learn some basics of starting a small business in NH. Topics will include: choosing the type of tax entity, registering your business name,
hiring independent contractors & employees, insurance and filing requirements. Strategies for growing your business will also be introduced.
Beg. German 2-The Next Level
|Apr. 4||5||Wed.||4:00-5:15||MS-||Rick Davidson||$45|
This class will be a quick review of the Beginner German & then cover more advanced techniques.
A beginner German class is not required, but some experience is needed. Note: No class Apr. 25.
|10||Instagram for Artists||Apr. 18||1||Wed.||5:30-7:30||TC-112||Liese Gauthier||$20|
Instagram is a wonderful way to share and view art - and it isn't too late to join the party! It will expand your art world and help you reach people
interested in your art. We'll discuss how to set up an Instagram account, navigate the app, hash tags, grow your following, & how to edit photos
on Instagram. If time allows we'll discuss what a business account is, & quick tips for taking photos to share. Please come w/the Instagram app
installed on your phone or device. You do not have to be an artist to take this class, art is simply the lens that help us focus the class.
|11||Adult Executive Function|
Problems Executive Functions are skills we are born with that help us achieve goals & solve problems. Do you have problems:
1-forgetting car keys, doing tasks, etc); 2-with procrastination; 3-with cluttering; 4-memorizing new information; 5-remembering to do more than
one task at a time, 6-achieving even though you are bright? If you have three or more of these problems, this class can help you. Week 1-discuss
the 11 Executive Functions; Week 2-hands-on activities to improve weak skills. This class will be a fun experience. Note - No class Apr. 24.
Getting the Most Out of Your
|Apr. 3||3||Tues.||6:00-8:30||HS-138||Bob Levin||$55|
Camera With camera prices dropping the Digital Camera has become more affordable for aspiring photographers. The buttons &
menus allow you technical control and creative control. This class is for students who want to take good pictures & not get bogged down with
all the techno bobble. Class will include discussion & demonstration on how to control the settings of the camera. To get the most from this
class bring your camera and a fully charged battery, memory card and the manual. Class limited to 8 students.
Digital Pictures - Editing and
|May 8||3||Tues.||6:00-8:30||TC-117||Bob Levin||$55|
Organizing You understand your digital camera & now you're ready for the next step. The course is for the entry level use or hobbyist
to learn the basics of editing & retouching. We'll discuss software packages (Photoshop, Lightroom, etc). Projects include eliminating
unwanted elements, using layers, color correction, saving for print & web, resizing and much more. Class limited to 8 students.
|14||Lightroom/Photoshop||Mar. 29||3||Thurs.||6:00-8:30||HS-138||Bob Levin||$55|
Taking your photo processing to the next level. Lightroom/Photoshop is one of the premiere photo editing software available. Topics will
include: Creating a Catalog, Organizing, Folders, Collections, Editing workflow, round tripping to Photoshop, Exporting Images for printing,
Facebook, Instagram. This course is a lecture/demonstration course. If you have a laptop with software installed you are welcome to bring it.
|15||Cutting the Cable||Apr. 9||1||Mon.||6:00-8:00||TC-112||Bob Levin||$20|
You've heard about cutting the cable. Is it feasible for your situation? We'll cover: what you need, subscription services & how it all works. Does
it save you money? Discussion about Smart TV, Amazon Prime, Apple TV, Hulu, MLB, NBA, NFL, NHL. Streaming services and the set up.
Mobile Photography- Getting the
|May 14||1||Mon.||6:00-8:30||TC-112||Bob Levin||$25|
most out of your cell phone or Ipad This class will be based on iPhone & iPad, but android phones and tablets are very similar.
Learn to use the built in apps for taking and editing photographs. Using various free and low cast apps to control the camera and more
|powerful editing capabilities.|
|17||How to Play a Ukulele 2||Apr. 3||6||Tues.||4:00-5:00||TC-112||Mel Epstein||$60|
This course is a continues on from Ukulele 1. It will introduce you to new notes, new sets of chords, more sophisticated melodies and
more strum patterns. You will additionally learn to play a number of popular songs. By the end of the course you will know your way well
among the initial set of notes and chords. Bring your ukulele. Materials (to be purchased before the first class); Hal Leonard "Ukulele
Method Book 1" book-only $6.99 & Hal Leonard "Easy Songs for Ukulele" book-only $7.99. Both by Will Schmidt. Note: Amazon carries
these titles. Note: No Class April 24th
How To Play a Musical Keyboard
|Apr. 3||6||Tues.||5:15-6:15||TC-112||Mel Epstein||$60|
This course will introduce you to a musical keyboard. It will familiarize you with its layout and keys. You will learn how to properly play the key-
board with single fingers, multiple fingers & hands in combination. By the end of this course you will be comfortable with a musical keyboard
and playing its various keys and ready to begin playing pieces of music. Materials to be purchased at the first class: Introduction to Musical
Keyboards and Fingering Skills by Mel Epstein - $12. Bring a portable electronic musical keyboard with you. Note: No Class April 24th.
|19||How to Play a Guitar 2||Apr. 3||6||Tues.||6:30-7:30||TC-112||Mel Epstein||$60|
This course continues on from Guitar 1. It will introduce you to new notes, a new style of picking, more sophisticated melodies, more chords
and accompaniment and duet playing. By the end of this course you will know your way well among the initial set of notes and chords and
will have become an advanced beginner on the guitar. Bring a guitar with you. (Materials to be purchased by the student before the first class):