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Glen Oaks to offer Continuing Education Courses

Glen Oaks Community College announces the following Continuing Education courses that are being offered this summer. Interested participants should RSVP to Dr. Patricia Morgenstern at (269) 467-9945, Ext. 247

Watercolors for Beginners
Instructor: Julie Bontrager
When: Class meets twice in same week

  • Tuesday, July 16, 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Thursday, July 18, 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where: Glen Oaks Community College Art Room
Cost: $35, plus $3 for supplies to include paper and paints
About the Course: The instructor will show how to use watercolors, including tips and tricks and some interesting effects that can be created utilizing household items. Participants should bring a photo or image (from a magazine, etc.) that they would like to try to paint. The intent is for participants to learn techniques on the first night and begin to create their projects by drawing or experimenting with paint. The second class is where they will finish their projects.

Landscaping and Preparing Your Flower Beds for Fall
Instructor: Michael Crittenden
When: Thursday, August 22, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Where: Glen Oaks Community College
Cost: $35
About the Course: The instructor will provide a step-by-step guide on what to do during late summer/early fall …from planting fall annuals like mums and kale, to planting bulbs and over winterizing your yard. Participants should bring specific landscape related questions and plant photos to help with questions.