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ANTIQUES AND TREASURES

HST 002
Antiques

Gain an overview of the history of porcelain with examples and discussion of porcelain and pottery pieces. Other topics include American, French, and English furniture; glassware, primitives, and collectibles.
Total Cost: $72 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $72)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

32892 T(6) 9/23-10/28 7-9pm CRC

ASTROLOGY & TAROT CARDS

XXC 127
Astrology - Beginning

Learn how to use houses, signs and planets to interpret individual astrological charts.
Total Cost: $59 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $59)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

32247 R(5) 10/2-30 7-9pm CKM

ASTRONOMY


CARDS & GAMES

PDE 963
Bridge for Beginners

Learn to play one of the world's most popular card games. Taught by an American Bridge certified teacher; topics include bidding, playing the hand, defense and scoring. Materials cost payable at first class.
Total Cost: $105 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $105)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

32893 R(8) 9/11-11/6 7-9pm CRC

PDV 189
Bridge: Update Your Bidding

Modernize your Bridge bidding skills by learning current bidding methods and conventions. Includes a lesson, exercises and play of prepared hands. To challenge and improve your game, each class will focus on a set of bidding situations ranging from competitive auctions to slam bidding. There may be an additional cost for materials and/or books.
Total Cost: $105 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $105)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

32901 W(8) 9/10-11/5 7-9pm TOH

PDV 161
Know When to Hold 'Em: Introduction to Texas Hold 'Em Poker

Learn how the extremely popular Texas Hold 'Em poker is a game of skill and perhaps even a sport in its own right. Find out when to hold 'em and when to fold 'em. Should you go all-in with pocket aces before the flop and do you know what those terms mean?
Total Cost: $65 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $65)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

32899 R(3) 10/23-11/6 7-9pm CRC

32888 R(3) 11/18-12/2 7-9pm EC

DOG TRAINING

FIT 782
Animal Communication Level I

Learn to "talk to the animals." Everything they do makes sense to them, and understanding their perspective can resolve problems and enhance your relationship with them. In this course you will become your own Dr. Doolittle as you learn how to open your own channels for telepathic communication and practice chatting with the animals.
Total Cost: $69 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $69)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

33088 S(2) 10/11-10/18 9am-1pm OM

FIT 760
Animal Reiki I

Explore this alternative energy healing technique that can help heal your animal companion and facilitate general wellbeing, help your pet with behavior issues, illness and/or injury, and more. You will benefit from the Japanese energy healing system created by Mikao Usui by earning your first Shoden Reiki Level I attunement certificate, and the skills to practice Level I Reiki with animals. Wear comfortable clothing.
Total Cost: $129 (Tuition: $20 Fees: $109)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

33013 S(1) 10/11 10am-2pm CC

FIT 761
Animal Reiki II

Deepen your understanding of Animal Reiki and expand your skills. Learn the three symbols and mantras of Level II; how distance healing works across space and time; how Reiki practice can be complimented with other alternative healing techniques. You will receive the second level attunement/Animal Reiki Level II certificate, and will leave the class with the skills to practice Level II Reiki with animals. Prerequisites: Animal Reiki Level I. Wear comfortable clothing.
Total Cost: $159 (Tuition: $20 Fees: $139)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

33016 S(1) 10/25 10am-2pm CC

FIT 773
Animal Reiki Level III

Continue your Reiki training to Level III. Learn the master symbol, advanced techniques for working with animals, and maintaining self-healing. Students will receive their Level III attunement; and will be attuned to Okuden Reiki Level III and have practice Reiki with animals. You will receive the third level attunement/Animal Reiki Alliance Level III Certificate, and will leave the class with the skills to practice Level III Reiki with animals. CEU's awarded upon completion. Prerequisites: Animal Reiki Level I and II. Wear comfortable clothing.
Total Cost: $159 (Tuition: $20 Fees: $139)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

33022 F(1) 9/12 1-5pm CC
  S(1) 9/13 10am-6pm Arranged

VES 021
Canine Good Citizen Certification Preparation

Both you and your dog will prepare to take the American Kennel Club Canine Good Citizen® test to earn a CGC certificate that shows your dog is well-behaved and friendly and can qualify to become a visiting companion dog. Prerequisites: Dog must be friendly to people and other animals. Some basic behavior training (sit, stay, come). Proof of vaccinations (rabies, DLHPP, bordatella, parvo-virus, and canine influenza) due at first class. First session (2 hours) is without dogs.
Total Cost: $98 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $98)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

32874 S(1) 9/6 10:30am-12:30pm EC
  S(6) 9/13-10/18 10:30am-11:30pm EC

VES 013
Dog Obedience Training

Learn to train a dog in basic behaviors such as come, sit, stay, down, leave it and walking on a leash. Address common behavioral issues. First session is without dogs. List of equipment needs discussed the first night. Bring dog vaccination records to first class.
Total Cost: $98 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $98)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

32868 S(7) 9/6-10/18 9-10:30am EC

SCI 169
Becoming a Veterinary Assistant

Designed to enable the student to learn how to prepare for a career in a veterinary hospital. Topics to be covered include vaccinations, pet nutrition, health and safety issues, spaying and neutering, euthanasia, pet loss, medications, medical prescriptions, w-ray exposure, infections carried by animals, and potential damage from animal's teeth and claws.
Total Cost: $109 (Tuition: $20 Fees: $89)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

33285 Arranged 9/17-11/7 Arranged WWW

VES 020
Becoming a Veterinary Assistant II: Canine Reproduction

Taught by a practicing veterinarian this course provides the student with the information needed to understand the principles of sound dog breeding practices which leading to the production of healthy puppies. Topics include canine reproduction, dog breeding, health, common reproductive problems, pregnancy, postpartum complications, and puppy care, and more.
Total Cost: $109 (Tuition: $20 Fees: $89)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

33286 Arranged 11/12/14-
1/2/15
Arranged WWW

GARDENING AND FLORAL DESIGN

FLR 020
Floral Design - Seasonal and Holiday
Work on wreaths and table decorations for the fall and winter holidays. Materials cost up to $60 payable first class.
Total Cost: $82 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $82)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

32982 R(6) 10/9-11/13 7-9pm SRM

32992 W(6) 10/22-12/3 7-9pm PRH

FLR 022
Floral Design I

Enjoy creating unique floral arrangements. Learn the basics of fresh and/or silk floral arranging including use of tools and supplies, design techniques and different styles of table arrangements, wreaths and wall decorations. Take home a different design each week. Materials cost up to $60 payable at first class.
Total Cost: $75 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $75)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

33010 M(4) 9/8-29 7-9pm PMD

33023 T(4) 9/9-30 7-9pm CKM

33027 W(4) 9/10-10/1 7-9pm CTH

33047 R(4) 9/11-10/9 7-9pm SRM

33006 R(4) 9/11-10/9 7-9pm CRC

33034 M(4) 9/29-10/20 7-9pm PRH

FLR 023
Floral Design II

Build upon the knowledge of basic floral design and discover new aspects of caring for and working with fresh and dried flowers. Create beautiful, professional looking arrangements using more advanced floral design techniques. Materials cost up to $60 payable at first class.
Total Cost: $75 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $75)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

33044 M(4 10/6-27 7-9pm PMD

33017 W(4) 10/8-29 7-9pm CTH

33038 R(4) 10/23-11/13 7-9pm CRC

33002 M(4) 11/10-12/1 7-9pm PRH

FLR 024
Floral Design III

Further develop your creativity and explore the elements of good design. Practice the latest trends in floral design technique, discuss the care and handling of a variety of different flowers, and then use them to create distinctive, stylish arrangements to take home. Prerequisite: Completion of Floral Design 1 and 2. Materials cost of $75 due at first class.
Total Cost: $57 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $57)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

32999 W(3) 11/5-19 7-9pm CTH

FLR 021
Floral Design: Weddings Start to Finish

Learn from a professional designer how to plan the floral displays and to select flowers for a wedding. Develop the skills to create lovely bouquets, boutonnieres, corsages and arrangements for the ceremony and the reception. Materials cost up to $60 payable at first class.
Total Cost: $82 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $82)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

32989 R(6) 10/9-11/13 7-9pm CKM

HOR 207
Landscape Design & Maintenance

Use landscaping to beautify a home setting. Learn the principles of design and some basics of landscape drafting. Discover what the experts know.
Total Cost: $97 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $97)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

33051 T(8) 9/9-10/28 7-9pm RAC

GREEN / SUSTAINABLE LIVING

PDV 409
Backyard Beekeeping

Learn about the benefits of backyard beekeeping and how not to get stung. Honeybees pollinate the flowers and plants for miles around the hive and will provide you with plenty of honey. Best of all, your beehive will positively impact the environment. Other topics to be covered include buying /building beekeeping equipment, identifying nectar sources, understanding honeybee biology, their life cycle and how to start your own beehive.
Total Cost: $89 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $89)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

30758 S(6) 8/9-9/20 10am-12pm EC

32956 U(6) 9/13-10/18 9-11am EC

PDE 854
Basic Soap Making

Learn the basics of making soap including safety. You will make a glycerin guest soap. Watch soap being created using cosmetic oils, natural fragrances and herbs made from scratch. Take home this new creation to cure in time for holiday gift giving. These soaps will be a hit with family/friends and are extremely rich and moisturizing. Handouts and recipes will be given. Materials cost of $25 due at first class.
Total Cost: $36 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $98)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

33011 W(2) 9/17-24 7-9pm PHS

33008 W(2) 10/15-22 7-9pm CTH

33109 T(2) 11/11-18 7-9pm DPM

ENV 378
Edible Lanscaping: Fruit Trees, Herbs and other Native Perennials

Eat your yard! It's a lot of work to maintain your beautiful landscaping so why not make that work pay off by planting edibles in your own backyard. Apples, figs and plums at your back door. Learn about native, local edible plants-where to buy them and how to keep them alive. Create a 5-year plan, budget and planting schedule. Bring photos of your yard and a list of your favorite herbs, fruits and veggies.
Total Cost: $78 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $78)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

33036 R(5) 9/6-20 10am-12pm EC

33030 S(3) 10/18-11/1 10am-12pm DC

ENV 376
Introduction to Maryland's Wild Birds

For newcomers to the world of wild birds living in or visiting Maryland, this course will study the unique anatomy of birds, discuss how to identify birds, examine eating & nesting habits, explore conservation issues, and instruct on how to attract birds to feeder stations. By the end of the class, you will be ready to set up a safe backyard feeder station! Class may be held outdoors.
Total Cost: $98 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $98)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

33012 U(8) 9/7-10/26 8:30-10:30am EC

PDV 405
Maintaining a Healthy Home

Learn the right approach, along with good basic knowledge, that can lead to making safer decisions regarding household chemicals in your home. From cleaning products to furniture fabrics, carpet and paint, chemicals can become an odd brew.
Total Cost: $42 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $42)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

33054 S(1) 10/4 10am-1pm RAC

33060 S(1) 11/15 10am-1pm CC

ENV 377
Small-Scale Container Gardening

Join the movement of growing your own food no matter the size of your backyard! This hands-on experience will help you plan and prepare a small-scale container garden to fit your needs and interests. Topics include: design, materials, pest control, harvesting, seed saving and low cost supply tips. Organic and non-organic experimental methods will be explored. Materials cost of $25 due first session.
Total Cost: $79 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $79)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

33015 M(4) 9/8-29 7-9pm CTH

33115 T(4) 9/9-30 7-9pm SRM

33020 M(4) 9/11-10/2 7-9pm DPM

33025 M(4) 10/13-11/10 7-9pm CTH

ENV 360
Start Your Own Edible Garden

Learn to grow delicious, nutritious, and healthy fruits and vegetables in a home garden. Topics include preparation of a proper garden bed for maximizing crop growth, identification of pH and drainage challenges and solutions, analysis of fertilizer components/types, and irrigation options.
Total Cost: $109 (Tuition: $20 Fees: $89)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

32818 Arranged 9/17-11/7 Arranged WWW

HOME IMPROVEMENT AND WOODWORKING

CON 293
Electricity for the Novice

Learn to safely solve and repair electrical problems around the house. Through lecture, demonstration and hands-on sessions learn to install new outlets, switches and more. Materials fee $10 due at first class.
Total Cost: $82 (Tuition: $20 Fees: $62)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

33043 M(6) 9/8-10/13 7-9pm RAC

33039 W(6) 9/24-10/29 7-9pm PHS

33004 W(6) 10/8-11/12 7-9pm TOH

CON 321
Electricity: Troubleshooting and Repair

Learn to do electrical troubleshooting and repair. Topics include use of analog and digital meters for troubleshooting; the use of tools for safe repairs; repairing lamps, doorbells, ceiling fans and circuits; installing and doing safety checks on switches, ceiling fans and lighting and installing and repairing phone lines. Materials cost $10 due at first class.
Total Cost: $89 (Tuition: $20 Fees: $69)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

33021 M(4) 10/27-11/17 7-9pm RAC

33018 W(4) 11/5-12/3 7-9pm PHS

PDE 761
Home Improvement and Repair Series

Learn to improve six areas of any house through hands-on application. Topics include wiring and electricity, plumbing, sheet rock, doors and windows, framing, ceilings, and ceramic tile. Materials cost of $25 payable at first class.
Total Cost: $105 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $105)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

33032 S(6) 9/13-10/18 10am-1pm RAC

33026 M(6) 9/29-11/10 6:30-9:30pm PHS

33037 S(6) 11/1-12/13 10am-1pm RAC

CON 309
Home Maintenance and Repair

Get the guidance on to how to identify those projects that are a priority, along with instructions on the most effective way to implement them. Eliminate being overwhelmed by the range of projects and learn how to get them done successfully.
Total Cost: $95 (Tuition: $20 Fees: $75)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

33041 T(6) 9/16-10/21 6:30-8:50pm DPM

33040 W(6) 10/1-11/5 6:30-8:50pm PHS

ART 509
Installing a Kitchen Backsplash

Learn to make a statement in the kitchen by adding a distinctive backsplash. Get design ideas and explore topics including the qualities of different types of tile, how to select tile to complement design and how to measure, cut and install before starting a project. Bring a V notch trowel, 1/2" plywood board and wear work clothes.
Total Cost: $42 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $42)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

33055 S(1) 9/6 9am-12pm RAC

33052 S(1) 12/6 9am-12pm RAC

PDV 181
Plumbing: Introduction to Basics

Learn the basic plumbing skills needed to maintain and make repairs to the plumbing system in a home. Course involves lectures with presentations, use of proper tools and hands-on sessions. There may be an additional cost for materials and/or books.
Total Cost: $85 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $85)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

33074 R(6) 9/11-10/23 7-9pm SRM

33067 M(6) 9/22-10/27 7-9pm PHS

33070 W(6) 10/15-11/19 7-9pm RAC

33063 W(6) 10/22-12/3 7-9pm CTH

ART 511
Staging Your Home for Sale

Discover how to create an environment that any home buyer would love. Learn what it takes to make a house the most sought after in the neighborhood.
Total Cost: $42 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $42)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

33077 W(1) 9/10 7-9pm CTH

33082 S(1) 9/20 10-12pm OM

VOD 234
Upholstery

Learn a dying art and save on redecorating projects. This hands-on course for all levels, will teach upholstery techniques. Learn how to strip and repair frames and springs, select and measure fabric and cut and apply the upholstery. Bring a small upholstered item to each class. Storage is unavailable.
Total Cost: $90 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $90)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

33081 W(5) 9/10-10/8 6:30-9:30pm PRH

33076 W(5) 10/22-11/19 6:30-9:30pm PRH

ART 332
Woodworking Shop-Beginners and Intermediate

Learn to use hand and power tools to complete individual projects regardless of skill level. First night attendance is mandatory to learn safety responsibilities and project material needs. Storage space is not available.
Total Cost: $177 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $177)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

33065 W(12) 9/3-11/19 6-9:15pm AEW

33048 S(10) 9/13-11/15 9am-1:15pm AEW

PARANORMAL PHENOMENA

FIT 688
Ghost Studies

Identify the different types of ghost, spirits, and entities among us. If you've ever felt that you're "not alone," learn how to find and investigate suspected haunted areas and the different tools used to investigate these sightings. You will apply what you learn and undertake a special investigation.
Total Cost: $69 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $69)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

32961 S(2) 9/6-13 9:30-11am EC
  S(1) 9/20 9:30am-12:30pm EC

FIT 746
Ghost Studies II: EVP (Electronic Voice Phenomena)

Learn more about ghost studies through the science of Electronic Voice Phenomena (EVP). EVP records disembodied voices and paranormal sounds (white noise) on tape and other devices, for which there is no natural explanation. Gain hands-on experience through the use of filtering software and hardware to enhance EVP investigations. (3 Session Class)
Total Cost: $54 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $54)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

32963 S(2) 9/27-10/4 9:30-11am EC
  S(1) 10/11 EC 9:30am-12:30pm EC

FIT 747
Ghost Studies III: Video Illusion in Paranormal Studies

Learn how to identify the different types of ghost, spirits, and entities through video recordings; document and collect evidence using video recording, layouts, and software and hardware used for filming. Hands-on experience uses tools of the trade not limited to electromagnetic detectors to investigate suspected haunted areas.
Total Cost: $54 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $54)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

30684 S(4) 8/2-8/23 6:30-8pm EC

32964 W(4) 10/18-11/8 6:30-8pm EC

PDV 232
Psychics and Medium Within

Discover your affinities to certain (psychic or medium) abilities and use tools such as crystals and energy for personal development and to identify resources for further growth. Tap into your abilities using meditation, chakras, and remote viewing, spirituality and divination techniques. Bring two composition books to use as a dream journal and meditation journal, unlined index cards, pens, color markers, and notepad.
Total Cost: $79 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $79)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

32958 S(4) 9/6-27 9-11am EC

FIT 796
The Magick in Incense, Oils, and Brews

Learn how to make dry powder incense, fresh and blended oils, bath salts, and tinctures. Discover their uses and the healing power of plants and herbs in our environment. Create magickal recipes of incense, oils and brews. Upon completion of the course you will receive a certificate. Bring a notebook.
Total Cost: $89 (Tuition: $0 Fees: $89)

CRN# Day/# DATES TIME LOCATION

32648 M(7) 9/15-11/10 6:30-8:30pm PHS

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