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Learn the powerful tools of Adobe InDesign® CC 2020 used to create posters, flyers, brochures, magazines, and books. This course will explore how to create documents for print or web, covering topics such as multi-page setup, creating paragraph and character styles, and tips and tricks to make your documents look well designed and professional.

November 16, 2021 to December 7, 2021, Online Course
By examining American art and artifacts from the Cleveland Museum of Art's collection, this series promotes discussion on America's national character and heritage. Join in any or all 5 series installments to explore American art throughout time starting with the 1700's up to 2000.

October 6, 2021 to December 1, 2021, Online Course
A successful painting needs a foundation, just as a home cannot stand up without the underlying structure to support it. Discover the six basic elements for successful painting and explore what makes a paining great through lectures, studio assignments, and field trips.

September 21, 2021 to October 26, 2021, Modular Classroom Bldg Rm 114 - Enter from St. Joe Rd. Look for Lot 16 or Parking Garage 3 (P3).
Did you know that you can earn hundreds of thousands of airline frequent flyer miles and hotel reward points without ever stepping foot on a plane or paying for a hotel and then redeem them for high-value trips? Gina will show you her easy "Beginner Strategy" then graduate you to more advanced strategies that earn you 1 million+ reward points a year. All the major reward programs will be detailed.

Saturday, July 31, 2021, Online Course
Saturday, November 13, 2021, Online Course
If you speak English, you can teach conversational English! You don't have to be certified or speak the local language. Make money from home by teaching English online. Earn a free vacation, 2-month paid summer job, or full-time work that earns up to $90K a year. Learn the best paying jobs, qualifications, certification programs & specific hiring organizations.

Saturday, October 30, 2021, Online Course
Saturday, December 11, 2021, Online Course
In this program, taught by staff of Fort Wayne's own McMillen Health, seniors will learn how to keep their brains active and how various behaviors can boost brain performance. Seniors will leave with an understanding of the importance of staying mentally and physically fit through regular exercise and good nutrition.

Wednesday, October 13, 2021, Online Course
If you are looking for an opportunity to learn how put a handle on a mug or improve your skills, this is the class for you! The workshop will focus on wheel throwing cups and learning various methods of handle making.

July 29, 2021 to September 1, 2021, Visual Arts Bldg Rm 114
CompTIA's A+ certification is the top credential for associate-level IT professionals. This 100% online course will prepare you for CompTIAA+ certification exams 220-1001 and 220-1002. You'll learn how to install and configure operating systems, expand IT security, troubleshoot software and other common operational procedures.

July 1, 2021 to December 31, 2021, Online Course
CompTIA calls the A+, Network+ and Security+ sequence a "stacked" credential that validates baseline skills in the three disciplines: devices, networks, and security. Each individual certification is considered an independent signal of competence in the area it addresses.

July 1, 2021 to December 31, 2021, Online Course
Front-end developers strike a balance between art and science, combining code - HTML, CSS, and Javascript - with visual design principles to create a great user experience. This 100% online course will put you on the fast track to starting an entry-level career as a front-end web developer. By course completion, you'll put your HTML, CSS, and JavaScript skills to practice building the front-end of a website for your professional portfolio.

July 1, 2021 to December 31, 2021, Online Course
This is an introductory course in music/audio recording and production, including Avid Pro Tools User Certification. Topics will include a review of the physics of sound, critical/technical listening and analysis, microphones, digital audio, Pro Tools DAW fundamentals, and basic audio signal flow. Students will be required to create music recording projects.

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The focus will be on testing ceramic glazes that will be used to finish the pottery that you make during the class. The basic components of a ceramic glaze will be discussed and how they respond to material substitutions and firing atmospheres.

December 1, 2021 to January 4, 2022, Visual Arts Bldg Rm 114
This class will focus on making wheel-thrown jars and lid making techniques. Participants will have the opportunity to make, glaze, and finish jars as well as make other pottery forms during open lab times.

October 20, 2021 to November 22, 2021, Visual Arts Bldg Rm 114
This class will focus on the technique of making large vases by combining multiple wheel-thrown parts. Participants will have the opportunity to make, glaze, and finish vases as well as make other pottery forms during open lab times.

September 1, 2021 to October 13, 2021, Visual Arts Bldg Rm 114