Looking for a new challenge? Learn the exciting game of Bridge, or, if you already play, come and improve your bidding, play and defense skills. Bridge stimulates the mind and provides a chance to meet new people. Whether you know a little about the game or are a total beginner, this class is for you. February 17, 2020 to April 13, 2020, Fort Wayne Duplicate Bridge Club
Sharpen your Bridge skills and learn new concepts in bidding, declarer play and defense to improve your game. Master important conventions and strategies for better suit and no-trump bidding, competitive bidding, use of takeout doubles, preemptive bids, slam bidding and more. Each session will also focus on specific ways to improve your play of the hand and defense. All classes except the first will include at least an hour of supervised play using pre-dealt hands.Class not currently open for registration. Click here to be notified of future offerings.
Take an adventure that brings together the beautiful expanse of the prairies, the soaring majesty of the Canadian Rockies, and the brilliance of Montana's Glacier National Park.September 9-15, 2020, Off Campus Travel
Cross the International Dateline for an adventure discovering the treasures of Australia and New Zealand, including their unparalleled beauty and captivating culture.March 9-29, 2020, Off Campus Travel
Prerequisite: Must have completed Basic Japanese Beginner I. Must have studied the Japanese language more than one year. This class is designed to be completed in one year September through June. A focus of this course will be to develop Japanese language proficiency and knowledge through grammatical and practical learning and activities in order to be able to carry on basic conversations with Japanese native speakers.Class not currently open for registration. Click here to be notified of future offerings.
This course is for the photographer who already knows camera basics and now wants to take their shooting further. Hands-on photo instruction will be coupled with classroom sessions, in-field location shoots, and image critiques. This course is designed for digital SLR cameras. Mirrorless digital cameras are acceptable. Prerequisite: Digital Nature Photography: Basic Techniques or equivalent knowledge.Class not currently open for registration. Click here to be notified of future offerings.
If you have taken one of our basic digital photography courses, or have basic knowledge using a digital camera, this class will help take your skills to the next level. This course will cover advanced topics in photography, including lenses, cameras, lighting and theory. Both technical and artistic aspects of photography will be discussed and evaluated, including the concept and meaning behind the creation of images.Class not currently open for registration. Click here to be notified of future offerings.
Learn the criteria that make photographs tell a story and become more attractive to the viewer. Gain an understanding of how to use the digital camera to capture the images you want. You also will learn how to upload images to a computer, enhance images digitally, and share them as prints and via the Internet. Students must bring a digital SLR camera to class.Class not currently open for registration. Click here to be notified of future offerings.
Is your home a source of frustration instead of peace and calm? Are the piles of stuff overwhelming you and you get sidetracked every time you try to get organized? Do you waste a lot of time looking for things? Certified Professional Organizer Emily Fitzgerald will teach you the basic process to organize any space in your home, from the closet to the kitchen and everything in between.Class not currently open for registration. Click here to be notified of future offerings.
Prerequisite: Must have taken Italian Language and Culture for Travelers: Beginning II or show proof of having taken an advanced Italian class. This course will focus on listening more attentively, speaking more confidently and communicating more clearly in Italian, improving all aspects of oral communication. Students will work on pronunciation, vocabulary and idioms to further develop their conversational skills. They will also receive individualized feedback on grammar and pronunciation.Class not currently open for registration. Click here to be notified of future offerings.