Community Education News Posts

EWC announces date and time changes for upcoming youth classes

The Community Education office at Eastern Wyoming College in Torrington announces date changes and time change for the following youth classes.

Due to conflicts with the instructor’s schedule wee ball basketball for ages 4 to 6 will be held on March 18, 25 and April 8 and 22nd. The class times will be the same. 4-5 year olds at 10-11:00 am, and 6 year olds at 9-10:00 am.

The spring Cookie Frenzy class time on April 8 has been changed to 1:00-4:00 pm.

To register for these classes or other classes, contact the EWC Community Education office at 307.532.8323 or stop by at 3200 West C Street in Torrington.

EWC offering CPR/First Aid/AED class

Eastern Wyoming College is now accepting registrations for an American Heart Association CPR/First Aid/AED class.  This class will be held on Saturday, March 4, 2017, 8:30 am in the Community Training Center on the Torrington Campus.  The cost of this class is $50.

To register please call 307.532.8323 or stop by 3200 West C Street.

EWC Highlights Upcoming Community Education Party Planning & Creative Events class

The Community Education office at Eastern Wyoming College in Torrington is offering a Party Planning and Creative Events class. This class will be held on Saturday, March 4, 2017 from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm and the cost is $25.

Great parties take great planning.  Instructor Erika Stupak has a long history of planning awesome parties.  From a “mustache party” to a “superhero party” to a sit down dinner party for 25 people!  Erika will share creative tips on how to develop an idea (from what you know), working with any budget (big or small), looking for a venue, where to look for theme-based party decorations that fit your budget, selecting who to involve in planning and set-up, and how to bring it all together to make that special day an extraordinary event to be remembered by all. Erika will share pictures of some of her memorable parties just to encourage you to think outside the box when planning your next event. Although not necessary, participants are encouraged to bring an iPad or laptop to this class.

To register for this class or others, contact the EWC Community Education office at 307.532.8323 or stop by at 3200 West C Street in Torrington.

EWC Highlights change to the Upcoming basic Handgun Proficiency class

The Community Education office at Eastern Wyoming College in Torrington announces a Handgun Proficiency class to be held on Saturday, April 1, 2017 with a cost of $100. The class will be held on the Torrington campus in Tebbet room 131 from 8:00 – 10:00 am and the remainder of the class will be held at the TPD firing range.

Whether you are simply wanting to develop or improve your handgun safety skills and proficiency, or intend to apply for a Wyoming Concealed Carry Permit, this class will meet your needs. TPD Sgt. Connelly will provide instruction on core fundamentals of handgun safety, proper handling, transportation and storage, as well as handgun shooting specifics such as proper stance, correct grip, sight alignment, proper trigger press, and sight picture. All participants in the class will experience a 2 hour session of classroom instruction with the remainder of this one day class participating in live-fire range sessions. Participants are responsible for providing their own handgun, holster and ammunition. Holsters, eye protection, ear protection and a hat with a brim are required equipment for the live-fire range sessions.  Plan on bringing water, and snacks to the range.

To register for this class or others, contact the EWC Community Education office at 307.532.8323 or stop by 3200 West C Street in Torrington.

 

 

EWC to host Making the Best of the Job Expo Workshop

Eastern Wyoming College presents a Job Expo workshop on Saturday, March 4th from 1-4:00 pm in Torrington, Wyoming. This workshop is free and open to the public.

If you are planning on attending the EWC Job Expo, you will want to make sure you get the most out of it. This free class will give you the opportunity to fine-tune your resume and learn how to present the best you and make that critical first impression. Bring a copy of your resume if you have one.

A Certified Career Development Facilitator will instruct you on:

What to expect at the Expo
How to approach and interact with employers
How to dress for the Expo
Developing a “60 second commercial” about yourself
Identifying key skills and talents

Please contact Donna White at 307.532.8323 to register or for more information.

EWC announces Social Media Class rescheduled

The Community Education office at Eastern Wyoming College in Torrington has rescheduled the FACEBOOK, What’s It all about class.

Are you curious about FACEBOOK and wonder why it’s so popular?  This course will introduce you to the basics, get you into FACEBOOK for some hands-on learning and generate plenty of discussion about the advantages and disadvantages of the phenomenally popular communication website. This class will be held on Monday February 6 & 13 from 6:00–8:00 pm and will cost $30.

To register for this or any other classes please call the Community Education office at 307.532.8323.

 

EWC announces upcoming bus trip to see Disney on Ice

The Community Education department at Eastern Wyoming College in Torrington, Wyoming announces the upcoming bus trip to see Disney on Ice at the Budweiser Events Center in Loveland, CO. on Saturday, April 1, 2017

Enter a world where adventure is waiting as Disney on Ice presents DREAM BIG.  Join Disney Princesses as they learn that courage leads the way.  Then watch Anna, Elsa and Olaf from Disney’s Frozen discover that true love is the greatest magic of all.

The cost of this trip is $60 and includes a luncheon buffet at Loveland’s Golden Corral Restaurant.  The registration and payment deadline is March 15.

Call or visit the EWC Community Education office to reserve your seat today at 307.532.8213 or 307.532.8323 or 3200 West C Street in Torrington.

EWC taking registrations for upcoming CDL course to be held in Torrington

EWC taking registrations for upcoming CDL course to be held in TorringtonEastern Wyoming College will be offering a CDL course in Torrington, WY April 3 through April 15th. The class will be held Monday through Saturday, 7 am to 5 pm.   The registration deadline for this course is March 15.

This class is designed for those individuals interested in getting a Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) or those who need a CDL for their job.  Employers needing CDL drivers or who are looking to train current staff should also inquire. Upon successful completion of this course, you will have your Class A CDL & D.O.T. physical so you will be ready for employment.

Workforce training grants are available for students and employers.  Interested individuals do need to complete the preregistration process.  Contact Linda Day at 307.532.8365 or by email at linda.day@ewc.wy.edu.

EWC Workforce Development to offer CPR/Basic Life Support for medical personnel and CPR/First Aid

The Workforce Development office at Eastern Wyoming College in Torrington is offering a CPR/BLS for medical personnel on Thursday, January 26 from 5:00-9:00 pm. This course is designed for medical personnel for initial or renewal of certification. This class will be held in the Community Training Center on the main campus in Torrington and will cost $50. Pre-registration is required by calling 307.532.8323.

The CPR/First Aid class will be held on Saturday, January 28 from 9:00 am – 1:00 pm. This class will also be held in Community Training Center and will cost $50. Participants will be certified in both CPR and First Aid by the American Heart Association. Teachers, coaches, early childhood providers and all are welcome. Pre-registration is also required for this class.

To register for these classes, contact Donna White at the EWC Workforce Development/Community Education office at 307.532.8323.

Financial Peace University begins January 8

Eastern Wyoming College is now taking registrations for Financial Peace University.  The first class meeting will be held on January 8, 2017.

Class details are as follows:

Financial Peace University
Instructor: Kimberly Russell

TOO MUCH MONTH AT THE END OF YOUR MONEY? MADE A NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTION TO GET CONTROL OF YOUR FINANCES?  Be a part of this 9- week program of empowering lessons on how to save money, live on a budget, communicate about money, eliminate debt, find bargains, and experience the joy of giving.  What a perfect gift to give yourself!  Know someone planning a spring or summer wedding?  Financial Peace University is a terrific gift for the couple to be!   Registration Deadline: January 6, 5:00pm

Date: Sundays, January 8 to March 5
Time: 2:00-4:00pm
Cost: $115 ($100 of fee is for materials)
Couples may share materials and each pay the $15 instruction fee
Location: Tebbet 272

To register contact EWC Community Education at 307.532.8323 or by email at donna.white@ewc.wy.edu or you can stop by the college at 3200 West C Street in Torrington.