LLCC Community Education offers midday yoga

Use your lunch hour as a time to unwind and reset your mind. Yoga is proven to benefit mental and physical health. Practice physical postures that stretch and open the body. This course is designed to accommodate the needs of beginning yoga students as well as experienced practitioners. All levels of experience are welcome. Wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat. There is a course limit of 20 participants, so sign up as soon as possible. Register for one or both sections!

Course: Midday Yoga
Instructor: Lissa Overbey

Dates: Wednesdays, Jan. 31–Mar. 7, 2018
Times: 12:30-1:30 p.m.
Location: Trutter Center
Fee: $65
Course Code: CEW 802-02

Dates: Wednesdays, Mar. 21–Apr. 25, 2018
Times: 12:30-1:30 p.m.
Location: Trutter Center
Fee: $65
Course Code: CEW 802-03

Community education teaching proposals due today

LLCC Community Education is seeking highly motivated faculty, staff and community members who are interested in teaching topics of personal interest, current trends and/or subject expertise. Please submit your summer/fall 2018 course proposals by today, Nov. 17, 2017 at http://www.llcc.edu/teaching-proposal.

If you are interested in sharing your time and talents as a community education instructor, please consider the following applicant criteria:

  • Possess knowledge and skill in proposed subject area.
  • Have passion and desire to share proposed topic with others.
  • Hold a bachelor’s degree and/or have teaching experience.

For additional information, email Laurel.Bretz@llcc.edu or call 786-2430.

Submit community education teaching proposals by Friday

LLCC Community Education is seeking highly motivated faculty, staff and community members who are interested in teaching topics of personal interest, current trends and/or subject expertise. Please submit your summer/fall 2018 course proposals by Nov. 17, 2017 at http://www.llcc.edu/teaching-proposal.

If you are interested in sharing your time and talents as a community education instructor, please consider the following applicant criteria:

  • Possess knowledge and skill in proposed subject area.
  • Have passion and desire to share proposed topic with others.
  • Hold a bachelor’s degree and/or have teaching experience.

For additional information, email Laurel.Bretz@llcc.edu or call 786-2430.

Submit community education teaching proposals

LLCC Community Education is seeking highly motivated faculty, staff and community members who are interested in teaching topics of personal interest, current trends and/or subject expertise.

Please submit your summer/fall 2018 course proposals by Nov. 17, 2017 at http://www.llcc.edu/teaching-proposal.

If you are interested in sharing your time and talents as a community education instructor, please consider the following applicant criteria:

  • Possess knowledge and skill in proposed subject area.
  • Have passion and desire to share proposed topic with others.
  • Hold a bachelor’s degree and/or have teaching experience.

For additional information, email Laurel.Bretz@llcc.edu or call 786-2430.

Free LGBTQ community workshop Nov. 8

A free community workshop will be held at LLCC in the Trutter Center on Nov. 8. It is open to anyone interested in learning more about LGBTQ issues. Students, faculty and staff are welcome to join the Phoenix Center for this training. Continuing education credits are available for various health professionals. Get more details on the workshop here: LGBTQ: What You Need to Know.

ALL to hold annual Chilli Supper Sunday, Sept. 10

LLCC’s Academy of Lifelong Learning will hold its annual Chilli Supper Sunday, Sept. 10 from 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Temple B’rith Sholom Social Hall, 1004 S. 4th St., Springfield. The public is invited to attend. The cost is $7 per person and free for youth ages 8 and under.

The supper will feature chilli made by Les Eastep, well-known Springfield chilli chef and cook-off judge. Also on the menu are hot dogs, chilli dogs, beverages and desserts, with carryout available.

The event will include a book and puzzle exchange along with exhibits about Academy of Lifelong Learning programs and activities. New this year is a trivia contest at 2 p.m. Teams of 10 can participate at $10 per person. The winning team will receive a $150 prize.

For more information or to reserve a trivia table, contact Community Education at 786.2432.

College for Kids in July

The traditional sessions of College for Kids start on Monday, July 10. It is the first of three unique week-long enrichment programs occurring July 10-13, July 17-20 and July 24-27 from 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Students who have completed grades K-8 will be on campus taking courses such as LEGO Engineers, Candy Chemistry, Rocketry, Anime Japanese, and Dragon Genetics!

Free LGBT workshop at LLCC April 25

This free community workshop is open to anyone interested in learning more about LGBT issues.  Students, faculty and staff are welcome to join the Phoenix Center for this this training. Continuing education credits are available for various health professionals. See more information here: LGBT workshop

Midday Yoga begins March 13

Use your lunch hour as a time to destress from the holidays and reset your mind! Begin to connect with your body and your breath while also increasing flexibility and building strength. Whether you are looking for a way to improve your regular workouts, or simply a space to connect with your mind and body and “reset,” this class is perfect for you. All levels welcome. This class will be taught by LLCC’s very own, Valerie Wright, associate dean of nursing.

Time: 12:30-1:30 p.m.
Dates: Mon, 3/13, 3/27 and 4/3
Location: Trutter Center
Course Code: CEW 802-06 • Fee: $30