Personal Enrichment & Leisure Courses

Cake Decorating

This course is an introduction to icing techniques and variations of design.  Learn how to stack and shape cakes along with a variety of frosting and royal icing piping, flowers, and basket weaving techniques.  This is a hands-on course, so come prepared to design the cake you have always wanted! Course fee includes all materials.
Location: BC Central
Instructor: Nina Canales
4447 CFOO9023 (03182T)      3 hrs.
2/23                 S                      9am-12pm
$60
6413 CFOO9023 (04183T)      3 hrs.
4/6                   S                      9am-12pm
$60

Instant Pot™

Nothing beats the promise of a quick-cooking home-made meal.  Delicious, healthy, even decadent meals can be made in your Instant Pot™.  Treat your family and join us to learn tips and tricks, do's and don'ts when cooking with an Instant Pot™.  You can sample your efforts and take the recipes home to prepare for your family. Course fee includes all materials.
Location: BC Central
Instructor: Kristian Crowley
Basics
4446 CFOO9056 (02182T)      3 hrs.
2/9                   S                      9am-12pm
$50
Desserts
6412 CFOO9058 (02183T)      3 hrs.
4/27                 S                      9am-12pm
$50
Quick & Healthy
6411 CFOO9059 (02183T)      3 hrs.
3/23                 S                      9am-12pm
$50

Community Emergency Response Team (CERT)

CERT is a training program that prepares you to help your family and neighbors in the event of a disaster.  During an incident, emergency service personnel may not be able to reach you right away.  CERT training will give you the skills to help emergency responders save lives and protect property.  As a member of the CERT team you can respond to disasters, participate in drills and exercises, and obtain additional training. CERT teams are known and trusted resources for emergency responders and their communities.  No matter where you live or who you are, we all have a role in hometown preparedness.  What role will you play?
Location: BC Central
Instructor: Gale Stefka
4448 CCRT1001 (01182T)       24 hrs.
1/8-1/31          T/R                  6-9pm
FREE

Country and Western Dance

Dancing is great exercise and a great way to have fun while meeting new people.  If you want to learn the latest in Country and Western dance, take advantage of this three week session.  After learning a few steps, put your own spin on things by adding twirls and more.  Come join the fun.  No partner required.  Two Step, Waltz, and Line Dance will be taught.
Location: BC Central
Instructor: Sherry Shelton
6415 CDAN9030 (02183T)      6 hrs.
2/20-3/6          W                     6:30-8:30pm
$49

Micro Gardening

Micro gardening can be done using soil or just water.  Join us and learn the differences in growing greens in soil or water.  Learn the different types of growing pads and preparations, where to order seeds, lighting requirements, and storage of your harvest.
Location: BC Central
Instructor: Dolores Miller
6414 CSPI1016 (02183T)         3 hrs.
3/28                 R                      6-9pm
$39

Private Art Lessons

Explore your inner artist using the medium of your choice – oil, watercolor, or acrylic. Contact the program coordinator at 979-230-3600 for more information and to schedule classes.
Location: BC Central
Instructor: Sherry Shelton
(3 – 1 hour sessions)
4494 CART9043 (02182T)       3 hrs.
1/14-4/30
$140
 
(3 – 2 hour sessions)
4495 CART9044 (02182T)       6 hrs.
1/14-4/30
$240

Retirement Planning Today

Today it is more important than ever to prepare for financial security during retirement. Learn how to determine the amount of money you will need to retire, create goals for a successful retirement, eliminate debt and improve cash flow, properly convert your IRA to a ROTH IRA, protect your standard of living, and more.
Location: BC Central
Instructor: Dennis Charleton
6417 CSPI1005 (02183T)         9 hrs.
2/19-3/5          T                      6:30-9:30pm
$89

Ceramics I

Location: BC Central
Instructor: TBA
4459 CART9014 (07182T)       48 hrs.
1/15-5/2          T/R                  2:10-5:00pm
(Class will not meet 3/12 or 3/14)
$200

Ceramics II

Location: BC Central
Instructor: TBA
4460 CART9014 (08182T)       48 hrs.
1/15-5/2          T/R                  2:10-5:00pm
(Class will not meet 3/12 or 3/14)
$200

Design II (3-Dimensional)

Location: BC Central
Instructor: Kamilah Campbell
4457 CART9014 (05182T)       48 hrs.
1/15-5/2          T/R                  9:30am-12:20pm
(Class will not meet 3/12 or 3/14)
$200

Printmaking I

Location: BC Central
Instructor: TBA
4458 CART9014 (06182T)       48 hrs.
1/15-5/2          T/R                  11:05am-1:55pm
(Class will not meet 3/12 or 3/14)
$200