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Community Learning Spring 2019

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Dance Fitness

(SUNY Sullivan Students FREE with valid ID)

Cost: $8 per class or $50 for all 7 classes/$45 seniors
Date: Mondays, March 25-May 6 from 5:30pm-6:30pm
Location: Paul Gerry Fieldhouse
Presenter: Lori Karadontes

A low-intensity dance using fitness moves to burn calories and strengthen your body, all while having fun! Join us for this Dance Party! Wear comfy clothing and sneakers.

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Medicare 101

Cost: FREE of charge
Date: Monday, May 20 from 6:00pm – 8:00pm
Location: Narrowsburg Union
Presenter: Jim Farnham, MBA, MS, Licensed Agent

Will you turn 65 soon? Will you soon be eligible for Medicare? This class will give you a better understanding of Medicare and how Medicare works. Learn how and when to enroll, as well as insurance options that are available. Review and compare Medicare Parts A, B, C and D. Explore and evaluate Original Medicare, Prescription Drug Plans, Medicare Supplement Insurance and Medicare Advantage Plans. Receive the most up-to-date information and simplify the choices you need to make.

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Medicare 101

Cost: FREE of charge
Date: Tuesday, April 16 from 6:00pm – 8:00pm
Location: F112
Presenter: Jim Farnham, MBA, MS, Licensed Agent

Will you turn 65 soon? Will you soon be eligible for Medicare? This class will give you a better understanding of Medicare and how Medicare works. Learn how and when to enroll, as well as insurance options that are available. Review and compare Medicare Parts A, B, C and D. Explore and evaluate Original Medicare, Prescription Drug Plans, Medicare Supplement Insurance and Medicare Advantage Plans. Receive the most up-to-date information and simplify the choices you need to make.

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Notary Public Workshop

(SUNY Sullivan Students FREE with valid ID)

Cost: $89 per person/$84 seniors
Date: Friday, April 5 from 10:00 am-2:00 pm
Location: F118
Presenter: Victor Bujanow, CIC

This workshop will prepare you for the NYS Notary Public test and will provide a comprehensive view of the Notary Public office. Laws, concepts, and procedures will be clearly explained and clarified with examples being provided to illuminate situations that a Notary Public officer is likely to encounter. Topics will include: Avoiding conflicts of interest, maintaining professional ethics, charging proper fees, handling special situations, when to defer to an attorney and minimizing legal liability.

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Notary Public Workshop

(SUNY Sullivan Students FREE with valid ID)

Cost: $89 per person/$84 seniors
Date: Thursday, April 4 from 12:30 pm-4:30 pm
Location: Narrowsburg Union
Presenter: Victor Bujanow, CIC

This workshop will prepare you for the NYS Notary Public test and will provide a comprehensive view of the Notary Public office. Laws, concepts, and procedures will be clearly explained and clarified with examples being provided to illuminate situations that a Notary Public officer is likely to encounter. Topics will include: Avoiding conflicts of interest, maintaining professional ethics, charging proper fees, handling special situations, when to defer to an attorney and minimizing legal liability.

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Microsoft Excel for Beginners

Cost: $79 per person/$74 seniors
Date: Saturdays, March 23, 30 and April 6 from 10:00 am-12:00 pm
Location: G005C
Presenter: Dawn Ryder

New to Excel or need a refresher? This course is designed to give you a solid foundation in the basics of Excel. In three engaging sessions you will learn how to use page layout & setup, formulas, how to: organize data by sorting and filtering, effectively present your data in several chart formats and more. Whether you use Excel for work or study, this class will start you on your journey to becoming an Excel Ninja!

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NYS Real Estate Salesperson Course

Cost: $459 per person
Date: Tuesdays and Thursdays, March 14-June 11 from 6:00 pm-9:00 pm
Location: F112
Presenter: Larry Steiger

This course will provide participants with the 75 hours of instruction required to be eligible for a New York Salesperson license, and will provide the practical business knowledge and foundation necessary to be a successful real estate salesperson in New York.

Required Book

Modern Real Estate Practice in New York for Salespersons, (12th Edition) By Irlander

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Voices for All: (In-class version)

Cost: $89 per person/$84 seniors
Date: Wednesday, March 27th or May 22 from 6:00pm-8:00pm
Location: G112

“Wow, you have a great voice!” How many times have you heard that? Or maybe you listen to your favorite audiobooks, commercials, or cartoon characters and think, “I could do that!” Explore the voiceover industry with your instructor, a professional, working voice actor from Voices For All. Discover the current trends in the industry and how they make it easy and affordable for just about anyone to get involved. In this one-time, two-hour, introductory class, you’ll also learn about the different types of voiceovers and the tools you’ll need to find success. Your instructor will take notes as you read a real script, and offer some coaching to improve your delivery. You’ll receive a professional voiceover evaluation later. You owe it to yourself to finally explore the possibilities of this fun and rewarding job! 18 and over.

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Design & Color

Cost: $150 person/$145 seniors
Date: Tuesdays, April 2, 9, 16 and 23 from 6:00 pm-7:30 pm
Location: Narrowsburg Union
Presenter: Rocky Pinciotti

This class is a condensed version of SUNY Sullivan’s “Theory & History of Design & Color”. It is a project-based class that explores a variety of design principles and elements including: Design Evolution, Line, Shape, Form, Volume & Color in an art historical context. Hands-on projects include critical design decision making, color mixing, and a variety of graphic design related exercises. Supplies provided by instructor.

Minimum of 8 participants.

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Acrylic Pour Painting

Cost: $129 per person/$124 seniors
Date: Saturday, May 4 and 11 from 10:00 am-12:00 pm
Location: Narrowsburg Union
Presenter: Kohloa

Whether you’ve painted before or think you are just not that artistic, this acrylic pour workshop requires no artistic skills whatsoever! This workshop will introduce you to a way of using acrylic paint that you will enjoy so much, you might not want to stop. In fact, you might actually unleash a hidden talent you never knew you had. Remember, no prior experience needed; just an open mind, the desire to learn something new, and the ability to have fun and enjoy what you create. Supplies Provided.

Minimum of 5 participants.

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Acrylic Pour Painting

Cost: $129 per person/$124 seniors
Date: Saturday, April 20 and 27 from 10:00 am-12:00 pm
Location: C106
Presenter: Kohloa

Whether you’ve painted before or think you are just not that artistic, this acrylic pour workshop requires no artistic skills whatsoever! This workshop will introduce you to a way of using acrylic paint that you will enjoy so much, you might not want to stop. In fact, you might actually unleash a hidden talent you never knew you had. Remember, no prior experience needed; just an open mind, the desire to learn something new, and the ability to have fun and enjoy what you create. Supplies Provided.

Minimum of 5 participants.

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Bellydancing

Cost: $89 per person/$84 seniors
Date: Saturdays, March 16, 23, 30 and April 6 from 1:00pm – 2:00pm
Location: F112
Presenter: Elizabeth Muise

Learn the ancient art form of Middle Eastern dance in this fun and lively bellydance class. You will learn how to do snake arms, belly rolls, hip drops, shimmies and much more! Each week students will work on a short choreography and the class will culminate with a short and fun combination. No experience necessary. All levels and abilities are welcome. No need to show bellies. Join Elizabeth for some fun and movement!

Minimum 5 students to run class.

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Introduction to Pastels!

Cost: $110 per person/$105 seniors
Date: Saturdays, March 16, 23, 30 and April 6 from 10:00am – 12:30pm
Location: D106
Presenter: Elizabeth Muise

Learn the basics of drawing and painting while you paint a still life! Over the course of four weeks each still life will increase in complexity as participants learn new skills. Students will cover basic concepts such as composition and value. Each class will incorporate instruction, practice and friendly critique! No experience necessary.

Materials List

Minimum 5 students to run class.

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Farm-to-Table Cooking and Dining Experience

(Class limited to 14 participants)

Cost: $110.00 per person / $100 seniors per class
Date: Saturday, June 15 from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Location: Narrowsburg Union
Presenter: Chef Michael Bel

Join seasoned chef Michael Bel, Director of the Catskill Hospitality Institute at SUNY Sullivan, for a perfect night out. You’ll enjoy a hands-on farm-to-table cooking AND dining experience. All foods selected will be sourced locally from area farms to create a mouthwatering meal. During this three-hour event, you’ll learn new kitchen techniques and prep skills as well as how to select the best seasonal food items for each dish. To complete the evening, you’ll dine on your creation!

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Farm-to-Table Cooking and Dining Experience

(Class limited to 14 participants)

Cost: $110.00 per person / $100 seniors per class
Date: Saturday, June 1 from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Location: Narrowsburg Union
Presenter: Chef Michael Bel

Join seasoned chef Michael Bel, Director of the Catskill Hospitality Institute at SUNY Sullivan, for a perfect night out. You’ll enjoy a hands-on farm-to-table cooking AND dining experience. All foods selected will be sourced locally from area farms to create a mouthwatering meal. During this three-hour event, you’ll learn new kitchen techniques and prep skills as well as how to select the best seasonal food items for each dish. To complete the evening, you’ll dine on your creation!

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Japanese Ramen

(SUNY Sullivan Students FREE with valid ID)

Cost: $55.00 per person / $50 seniors per class
Date: Friday, May 3 from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Location: H028 (SUNY Sullivan Culinary Kitchen)
Presenter: Chef Mary Magnetico

In this fun and unique class uncover the distinct taste & flavors of Japanese ramen. Learn how to use noodles & broth for this particularly renowned & well-loved Japanese dish. A meal on its own, it can be a complete meal which can include slices of pork, chicken, beef, shrimp, assorted vegetables like carrots, onions, mushrooms, cucumber & green leafy vegetable like bok choy. This filling soup dish has seen vast popularity all over the world because it is so easy to prepare & can be kept in a refrigerator to be consumed at a later time. Noodles vary from thin to thick, flat to round. The choice is endless for all those noodle lovers. The choices are endless!

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Tipsy Desserts

(SUNY Sullivan Students FREE with valid ID)

Cost: $55.00 per person / $50 seniors per class
Date: Friday, April 26 from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Location: H028 (SUNY Sullivan Culinary Kitchen)
Presenter: Chef Mary Magnetico

Adult desserts are all the rage! Whether incorporating rosé, Kahlua, whiskey, champagne, or tequila as essential ingredients, Chef Mary will tantalize your taste buds with a few fabulous new desserts that your guests will be toasting too! Get ready for some boozy desserts! 21 and older to participate.

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The Beginning Baker

(SUNY Sullivan Students FREE with valid ID)

Cost: $55.00 per person / $50 seniors per class
Date: Friday, April 5 from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Location: H028 (SUNY Sullivan Culinary Kitchen)
Presenter: Chef Mary Magnetico

If you’ve ever wanted to learn the fundamentals (and more) of baking, this class is perfect. In this information-packed class you’ll learn about pies, brownies, cupcakes, muffins, mousses, sauces and much more. You’ll also learn options and preparation techniques within each of the recipes. At the end, you’ll emerge with a “beyond beginner” knowledge of the desserts a baker needs to WOW a crowd!

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Pasta Mania 101

(SUNY Sullivan Students FREE with valid ID)

Cost: $55.00 per person / $50 seniors per class
Date: Friday, March 22 from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Location: H028 (SUNY Sullivan Culinary Kitchen)
Presenter: Chef Mary Magnetico

Learn to make fresh handmade pasta, as well as a variety of simple sauces. You will work in a small group in a culinary kitchen to create from scratch tasty works of pasta art! Enjoy your hard work at the end of the evening, along with some wine chosen by your Chef!

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