Upcoming EWC classes in Guernsey

Tuesday, January 10th, 2012

Are you interested in continuing your education? Here is a chance to take some college credit classes here in Guernsey! The following credit classes will be offered this semester through the EWC Outreach Center of Guernsey. These classes are open to anyone in the community. High school students wishing to take these classes for college credit should see Mrs. Heimbuck, EWC Outreach Coordinator for more information. Registration for these classes begins now by calling 307.836.2736 or in person at the EWC Outreach office at Guernsey-Sunrise High School, Room 10.

English I Composition-ENG 1010 – 3 credits

This class will cover instruction, reading, and writing practice in the fundamentals of composition, including essay assignments such as expository, argumentative, persuasive, comparison and contrast, analysis, and research papers. Prerequisite: ENGL 0640 with a grade of “C” or better or appropriate score on placement exam.

Instructor Jon Cobes

Tuition and fees: $261 plus books.

When: Wednesdays, beginning January 18, 2012 and ending May 2, 2012 6pm – 9pm

Where: Guernsey-Sunrise high School

American & Wyoming Government-POLS 1000- 3 credits

This is a fundamental introductory course which meets the requirements of the Wyoming statutes providing instruction in the provisions and principles of the constitutions of the United States and Wyoming. Students cannot earn credit for both Political Science 1000 and Political Science 1050. Prerequisites: Placement score of ENGL 0640 or better and no reading improvement required, or appropriate ACT score.

Instructor: Tim Newton

Tuition and fees: $261 plus books

When: Mondays, beginning January 16, 2012 and ending May 7, 2012 6pm – 9pm

Where: Guernsey-Sunrise high School

Ballroom, Country and Swing Dance class will start Sat., Jan. 21 and end Feb. 11.  Class will be held from 2-3:30 in the Multi-Purpose room.  This class is open for dancers of all ages and ability, both single and couples.  Cost is $40 per student.

Fundamentals of Food Safety will be held Jan. 23 and 25 from 6-8:00 pm.  Cost is $15.  This class is for anyone in the community serving food to the public.  Groups using the kitchens in our school are asked to have a representative receive this certification to serve fundraising meals.

Cent$ible Nutritionwill be offered on Tuesdays, beginning Jan. 24 through March 13 from 10-11 am.  Class will be held at the United Presbyterian Church.  This class is free for those who are income eligible. 

Card Making Made Easywill be offered Tuesday, Jan. 31 from 7-8:30 pm.  Learn to rubber stamp beautiful greeting cards.  All materials are provided.  Please register by Friday, Jan. 27.  Cost is $30

Sign Language for Kids(Kindergarten thru 2nd grade) will start Tuesday, Jan. 10 and end on Thursday, Jan. 26.  Tabitha Anderson will be teaching simple signs, the manual alphabet, colors, and counting.  Class will be held on Tuesdays and Thursdays until Jan. 26 and the cost is $5.  Registration forms are available from the EWC Outreach/Comm. Ed. Office or from Mrs. Martin in the school office.

Preschool Story Time(3-5 years olds)  This offering will begin on Monday, Jan. 9 in the G-S Elementary Library at 10:30 am.  Cost is $10 for the 10 week session, which will end on March 19, 2012.  Join us for a fun time of stories, crafts and snack.

EWC Outreach office is excited to bring these classes to you as well as credit classes.  Please see the Spring 2012 brochure in your mailboxes soon for a full listing of offerings from Tri-City Parks and Recreation and the EWC Outreach and Community Ed. Programs or call the office at 307.836.2736 for more information.

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