Go to Community Education Schedule:

Highlands Campus
DeSoto Campus
Hardee Campus
Lake Placid Center

Class schedules are subject to change. For information about Community Education classes and workshops, call 784-7388 or email CommunityEducation@southflorida.edu.


Highlands Campus


Your Journey to an Organized Home Workshop (CRN 11400): $49.99, Meets Thursdays, Sept. 8-29, 5:30-7 p.m., T-24.  This class will help you achieve a clutter-free and organized home. Real-life organizing solutions for real-life clutter issues is taught by a professional organizer. Learn steps you can take to fix any mess in your home. 


Guided Meditation

Breaking the Bond of Stress (CRN 11350): $18. Meets Tuesday, Aug. 9, 5:30-7 p.m., HSC-110. Learn the understanding and practice of “calming strategies” for use in everyday life situations.  Participants will learn how to use Meditation in revealing a personal “referendum of conscious choices” to let go of stress inducing negative thoughts and self-defeating actions to purposefully create conscious positive thoughts/actions that support long term emotional, mental health, wellness and personal happiness.


Facebook

Introduction to Facebook (CRN 11411): $45. Meets Thursdays, Sept. 8-29, Bldg. I-208, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Facebook is the most popular social networking website in the world, with over 1.65 billion active users. It’s a great way to stay in touch with family and friends. Students will learn how to set up an account, add friends, post and answer messages, add photos, and much more.


Aquabics

Aquabics (CRN 30946): $50. Water exercise is a great way to stay cool in the summer, get in shape or cross train. This class includes a warm-up, cardio, strength training, flexibility and a cool down. Different equipment will also be used for conditioning. This class is not all work with no play, as water play is also a fun way to get into shape.  Any fitness level student is welcome in this class.  Mondays and Wednesdays, July 27 – Aug. 24, 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. Location: Highlands Campus pool.


Ballroom Dancing

Ballroom Dancing I (CRN ):

No classes are being offered at this time. Check back for future classes.

Ballroom Dancing II (CRN ):

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Basic Home Computer

Basic Home Computer I (CRN 11405): $80, Meets Mondays, Aug. 8 through Oct. 3, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m., Building I, Room 218. This introductory class is designed specifically for beginners who have little or no computer experience.  Participants will have hands-on training in a computer lab, and by the end of the eight week class be able to navigate the internet and other important programs on an intermediate level.  


Photography

Digital Photography (CRN 21514): $67, Meets Thursdays, March 3 through April 21, 530-7:30 p.m., Building H, Room 112. Class covers the elements of light, history of the camera, and patterns and shapes. Bring your digital cameras and enjoy the beauty of photography.

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Foreign Language

Italian For Travelers (CRN  30784): $93, Meets Monday and Wednesdays, May 2 through June 22, 5:30 – 6:30 p.m., learn the alphabet, numbers and basic conversation related to eating, shopping, hotel registration, and public transportation.  The course requires the purchase of the course book, Rick Steves’ Italian Phrase Book and Dictionary, ISBN-13: 978-1612382012.

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Beginning Spanish I

Beginning Spanish I (CRN 30904): $81, Meets Monday and Wednesdays, July 11 through Aug. 29, 5:30 – 6:45 p.m., Building T, Room 24. Learn the basic foundation of the Spanish language. Students will learn greetings, numbers, time, and everyday exchanges. Students will need a valid email and internet access. Course book required:  VISTAS, 3rd Addition, ISBN; 9781600071041.

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Sign Language

American Sign Language I  and II:   

No classes are being offered at this time. Check back for future classes.

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SAT Preparation

SAT Preparation: 

No classes are being offered at this time. Check back for future classes.


Writing

Fiction Writing For Beginners:

No classes are being offered at this time. Check back for future classes.

Intermediate Fiction Writing:

No classes are being offered at this time. Check back for future classes.

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Yoga

New to Yoga: $36. Health and Science Education Center, Room 110. Learn how to reduce stress, improve circulation calm the emotions and stimulate weight loss and re-align posture.

  • CRN 11389: Tuesdays, Aug. 16 through Sept. 6, 5:30-7 p.m.
  • CRN 11390: Tuesdays, Sept. 13 through Oct. 4, 5:30-7 p.m.
  • CRN 11391: Tuesdays, Oct. 11 through Nov. 1, 5:30-7 p.m.
  • CRN 11393: Tuesdays, Nov. 8-29, 5:30-7 p.m.

Intermediate Yoga: $36. Health and Science Education Center, Room 110. Intermediate Yoga is designed for students who have been practicing Yoga for at least six months in a Beginning Yoga Class. This class will focus on improving the postures/alignment learned in Beginning Yoga and will move into more advanced poses.  If you have completed the Beginning Yoga Class and want more of a challenge then this class is for you.

  • CRN 11394: Thursdays, Aug. 18 through Sept. 15, 5:30-7 p.m.
  • CRN 11052: Thursdays, Sept. 22 through Oct. 13, 5:30-7 p.m.
  • CRN 11399: Thursdays, Oct. 20 through Nov. 10, 5:30-7 p.m.

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Tennis

Introduction to Tennis (CRN 21368): 

No classes are being offered at this time. Check back for future classes.


DeSoto Campus

No classes are being offered at this time. Check back for future classes.

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Hardee Campus

No classes are being offered at this time. Check back for future Pilates classes.

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Lake Placid Center

Fitness

All fitness classes meet in Room 400, Lake Placid Center, with instructor Kathy Rouse. Guests can pay for the monthly series of classes or $5 to attend an individual exercise class.

Low Impact Aerobics:

  • CRN 30242: Cost is 17, classes are held on Thursdays, June 2 through 30, 9-10 a.m.
  • CRN 30245: Cost is 13, classes are held on Thursdays, July 7 through 21, 9-10 a.m.

Aerobics/Zumba: cost is $35 for month of April.

No classes are being offered at this time. Check back for future classes.

Aerobics/Zumba: cost is $35 for month of May.

  • CRN 30037: Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 8-9 a.m.
  • CRN 30391: Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 9-10 a.m.
  • CRN 30038: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, 4:30-5:30 p.m.
  • CRN 30046: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, 5:30-6:30 p.m.

Aerobics/Zumba: cost is $35 for month of June.

  • CRN 30071: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, 8-9 a.m..
  • CRN 30072: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, 4:30-5:30 p.m.
  • CRN 20233: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, 5:30-6:30 p.m.

Aerobics/Zumba: cost is $35 for month of July.

  • CRN 30162: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, 8-9 a.m.
  • CRN 30168: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, 4:30-5:30 p.m.
  • CRN 30169: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, 5:30-6:30 p.m.

Clogging

Intermediate Clogging:

  • No classes are being offered at this time.

Intermediate Clogging:

  • No classes are being offered at this time

For more information, contact Community Education at 863-784-7388 or email CommunityEducation@southflorida.edu.

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