Adult Enrichment Courses

Spring 2019 Course Highlights

We've chosen a few courses to share with you here. Find all of our classes in our Schedule of Classes online! If you don't already receive our schedule at your home, please let us know  and we'll have one in your mailbox within days. The Summer 2019 schedule will be out shortly!  Please check back for a selection of classes.

Finance and Investment

The 12 Universal Laws of Successful Investing
Discover the 12 Universal Laws which are your clues to investment success and help you protect what you have. Learn how to make your returns more predictable, investing less stressful and yourself more successful. Instructor: John Gajkowski

Thursday, March 21
7 to 9 p.m.
PROED-0021-005, $49, Lifelong Learner $29
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 1H09

 

Home and Garden

Sewing for Home & Family
Take this class for home décor inspiration, whether you're looking to make a handbag, an outfit for a baby, or the perfect throw pillow for your couch. Our class is perfect for intermediate sewists! A supply list will be mailed to participants, please include a valid email when registering.

Wednesday, April 17 to May 15
6:30 to 9:30 p.m.
LEISR-0045-111, $119
Student Resource Center (SRC) Room 1123


Music

Popular Songwriting
You don't have to be a musician to enjoy this class— you just need a love of good music! Using examples from blues, pop, rock, and country, we examine what goes into making a good song. Discuss lyrical structure, chord progressions and arrangements, and use this class as a springboard to your songwriting endeavors. Instructor: Paul Barile

Saturday, April 6 and 13
Noon to 3 p.m.
MUSIC-0001-002, $99
Naperville Center, Room 29

Beginning Harmonica
Come have fun learning tricks and techniques to playing the harmonica! Learn simple songs, proper breathing and basic blow/draw patterns. This course introduces and works entirely in First Position. Students should bring a 10-hole diatonic harmonica in the key of C. No prior music or harmonica experience is necessary. Instructor: Martin Lang

Saturday, April 6 to 27
9 a.m. to noon (no class April 20)
MUSIC-0001-008, $149
Westmont Center, Room 02

Makeup

Pre-Teen and Teen Makeup - Ages 11 to 15

An introduction to the world of makeup and skin care. Learn how to use appropriate products and develop a skin care routine that can be carried into adulthood. Topics include a full makeup lesson, basic health and hygiene tips including the importance of sunscreen and how to clean makeup brushes, and how to achieve a fun, natural look.
Instructor: Michelle Laarabi

Saturday, April 13
1 to 4 p.m.
LEISR-0043-030, $59
Student Resource Center (SRC), Room 1118

Mind, Body and Spirit

 

Vision Board Your Life
Creating a vision board defines with clarity those things
you want to bring into your life. The images used on your
vision board represent your dreams and aspirations. Join
this class where we will map out your life goals. Instructor: Miriam Iwrey

Saturday, May 4
9 a.m. to Noon
LEISR-0067-112 , $39
Naperville Center (NC), Room 29

Contact Continuing Education

To register or for detailed program information, call Continuing Education at (630) 942-2208 or email CE@cod.edu. You may also register online. To view our complete program listing, see the Spring 2019 Continuing Education Schedule of Classes or the Summer 2019 Continuing Education Schedule of Classes.

Contact Information


Continuing Education
Student Resource Center (SRC), Room 1110, (630) 942-2208
Fax: (630) 942-3785

Office Hours
Monday through Thursday, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Friday 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Closed Saturday and Sunday

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425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn IL, 60137

(630) 942-2800 (Main)

(630) 942-3000 (Student Services)

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