Life Enrichment Courses

Spring 2018

Beginner Hiking

Washington County has over 200 miles of hiking trails for all different abilities. Ready to dust off some old hiking boots and get out? Well, this class will cover all the essentials so you can have safe and fun outings. Learning how to avoid blisters, ward off bites and stings, stay hydrated, and Leave No Trace will prepare you to enjoy hours of hiking the region's many trails this spring!

Fee: $21 Registration Fee: $8

ANE-375-J | 04/10/18-04/10/18 | K. Barylski | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register

Success With Difficult People

Do you know people whose behavior makes completing even the simplest tasks difficult? Would you like to learn how to have more successful relationships with difficult bosses, co-workers, students, neighbors or family members? Join this class and get helpful information for understanding yourself, solving people problems, and improving your relationships and personal and professional productivity.

Fee: $36 Materials Fee: $75 Registration Fee: $8

ANE-471-K | 05/16/18-06/22/18 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register

Make Your Own Beer

You're the brew master! Brew and bottle 5 gallons of craft beer while exploring the history of beer in the US and around the world. Enjoy 54 refreshing bottles of your own brew, or join in the beer swap to take home a variety pack to enjoy or share with your friends and family. You'll gain all the basic knowledge to continue brewing and experimenting with various hops and grains at home (additional homebrew supplies available for purchase). Cost includes personal guidance from the staff at Blue Mountain Wine Crafters, all beer ingredients, bottles, caps, and personal labels. Plus the beer! Recommended text, "How to Brew: Everything You Need to Know to Brew Beer Right the First Time (Fourth Edition)," by John J. Palmer. Closed-toe shoes with non-slip soles must be worn.

Fee: $46 Senior Adult Fee: $32 Materials Fee: $175 Registration Fee: $8

DIS-577-J | 04/11/18-05/16/18 | C. Staff | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register

Summer 2018

Principles of Meditation-A Joyous Peaceful Way of Life

Students will explore different types of meditation, as well as the purpose of each style. The practice of meditation is ancient, coming from many different cultures around the world. Meditation can enrich your life experiences and expand your horizons. Meditation can help build resilience, maintain concentration, restore balance, help with anxiety, improve thought patterns, and create sustainable change while restoring peace and balance to your life. Whether you are a beginner or experienced, this course will help you establish a firm foundation in your meditation practice.

Fee: $65 Registration Fee: $8

MBP-027-A | 07/10/18-08/14/18 | C. Piper-Snyder | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register