East Arkansas Community College has announced its Fall Schedule of classes for Community Education and Workforce Development Programs. The schedule offers a variety of courses for students of all ages. Click HERE for the Fall Brochure.
The Personal Interest and Senior Sage (students aged 50+) classes for adults include: Recreational Riding, Western Riding Techniques, T-Shirt Quilting, Drawing, Pottery, Painting, Decorative Welding, Introduction to Film Production, Introduction to Web Design, Introduction to Computers, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Internet Basics, Yoga, Zumba, Weightlifting, Ballroom Dancing, College Singers, Applied Voice, Applied Piano, Understanding Religion and Spirituality, Beginning Sign Language, Hunter Education, AR Concealed Carry course, and more.
Students will learn the basics of filmmaking, equipment use, and editing software in the Introduction to Film Production class. During the course, students will produce at least one short film. Also available this Fall, students will learn the basic methodology and design concepts, and complete at least one functioning web site in the Introduction to Web Design class.
Travelers will enjoy a tour to Wilson, Arkansas, deep in the heart of the American South. Founded by Robert E. Lee Wilson in 1886, the small town with great ambitions was once the most important company in the South. From the Wilson family story to its authentic artisanal traditions and collection of ancient aboriginal artifacts, the town occupies a singular position in the landscape of the American South and the Mississippi Delta regions. Among the unique historic sites are the revitalized Tudor-inspired town square, the historic cotton gin, and the Hampson Archeological Museum, which houses a rare collection of late Mississippian artifacts from the nearby Nodena site. Through an array of educational, cultural, and economic initiatives, Wilson pays tribute to this heritage and brings the story of Wilson to life for its visitors. The day tour scheduled for Friday, October 26th will feature a tours of the Hampson Museum and the Delta School, lunch at the Wilson Cafe, and transportation. The deadline for registration is Friday, September 28th.
The Continuing Education and Workforce Development schedule for Professional Development classes includes: Paramedic CEU Training and EMT CEU Training courses. The Kids on Campus programs include: Gymnastics (Ages 3+), Youth Horseback Riding, and Slammin’ Jammin’ Guitar Lessons.
The complete schedule of Fall classes is available online at www.eacc.edu. Pre-registration is required for all classes and events. For more information about classes, fees, and their locations please call 870-633-4480 ext. 333 or 261. Tuition waivers are available for credit classes for students aged 50+.