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110904 - SAT Prep
This course is designed to give high school students the necessary skills to be prepared for the Spring SAT exam. It is intended for juniors and seniors who plan to take the SAT on May 6. The course is taught classroom style by two veteran and highly regarded classroom teachers, Scott Bielec & Rich Kelly. Rich is a long time math teacher at Pittsford Mendon High School. Rich has been chosen as the Mendon High School Teacher of the Year and has been recognized by RIT as an outstanding secondary teacher. Scott Bielec teaches English at Pittsford Mendon. Entering his eight year, he teaches 10th, 11th, and 12th grade. The course provides a comprehensive overview of the SAT exam as well as teaching critical test taking strategies to help ensure success. This class provides an opportunity to become fully prepared for the exam and to learn more about the SAT format from professional educators.
No class April 19.
|Available||Add to Cart||110904-01||SAT Prep||Item Details||SCC||Location Details||15 years to under 19 years||Co-ed||03/22/17- 05/03/17||W||7:00P- 9:00P||$225/$230|
110961 - Tech Talks: Tech Mentoring
A program to help people 55+ get connected, get started, and get better with technology. Come learn something new! Session topics include: social media, apple app store, google searching, adding applications, and suggested topics. Bring your phone, tablet, laptop, and your problems. Hands-on, real-time, and one-on-one solutions will be made, along with assistance on an array of computer and tech related topics. If you just want to become more proficient come to get help with: laptops, mobile device (iPhones or iPads), utilizing the app store, finding apps, downloading apps, using apps, help with linking a Fitbit and how to use the app, and any questions that make you want to throw the devise…don’t throw it, just come to this session!
|Unavailable||Read Notice||110961-01||Tech Talks: Tech Me||Item Details||SCC||Location Details||55 years and Up||Co-ed||03/22/17- 03/22/17||W||6:00P- 7:00P||$0|
110962 - Becoming A Notary Public
Notary Public License Law: Whether you are looking to become a new Notary Public or need a refresher on Notary Law and the duties/responsibilities afforded to you, this is a comprehensive class on the Notary Public License Law. This class will provide all the information necessary to pass the Notary Exam, ways to shield yourself from liability in the execution of your duties, as well as appointment, testing and renewal policies and procedures.
|Unavailable||Read Notice||110962-01||Becoming A Notary Pu||Item Details||SCC||Location Details||18 years and Up||Co-ed||03/06/17- 03/13/17||M||6:30P- 8:30P||$45/$50|
120909 - Puppy K and Teen Pup Obedience
Classes focus on basic obedience; sit, down, stay, come, wait, loose leash walking, impulse control, heel, and other good behavior techniques wherein you will see extraordinary results when practicing PCP: Patience, Consistency and Persistence. We will also discuss behavior problems such as biting, mouthing, barking, jumping, chewing, and digging. Consistency and reliability are the primary focus as the puppies mature and become more capable. Socialization during playtime is also included; so all puppies must be dog and people friendly. You will learn how to be your puppy’s leader, how to avoid problems before they start, and/or how to change your puppy’s inappropriate behavior. Proof of vaccinations is required at the first class. Do NOT bring your puppy to the first class! All family members are welcome to participate. Please call Fran at Paws-I-tive Behavior Dog Training at 585-388-7482 with any questions.
|Waitlist||Read Notice||120909-01||Puppy K||Item Details||SCC||Location Details||18 years and Up||Co-ed||01/09/17- 03/06/17||M||7:00P- 7:45P||$95/$100|
|Unavailable||Read Notice||120909-02||Teen Puppy Obedience||Item Details||SCC||Location Details||18 years and Up||Co-ed||01/09/17- 03/06/17||M||8:00P- 8:45P||$95/$100|
120923 - Finishing the Erie Canal
As the Erie Canal neared completion in the 1820s, the final push was to make the deep cut through the Niagara Escarpment. The engineers hired 1,200 men to cut through this rock for the remaining seven miles, which took five years to complete. This presentation will examine the difficulties the engineers faced an how the Irish laborers contributed in making the nearly impossible task a reality; notwithstanding the local people who tolerated the "Wild Irish" as a necessary evil.
Registration is required.
|Unavailable||Read Notice||120923-01||Deep Cut: Erie Canal||Item Details||SCC||Location Details||14 years and Up||Co-ed||03/22/17- 03/22/17||W||7:00P- 8:30P||$0|
210951 - Preventing Anaphylaxis
This informational session from The Allergy Advocacy Association, a local nonprofit organization, will provide an evidence-based approach to identifying, diagnosing, assessing, and manging anaphylaxis to prevent death from severe allergy reactions. There will be opportunities to ask questions throughout the session.
Registration is required.
|Available||Add to Cart||210951-01||Preventing Anaphylax||Item Details||SCC||Location Details||18 years and Up||Co-ed||04/05/17- 04/05/17||W||6:00P- 7:00P||$0|
210952 - Learn A New Language
These 2 month classes are a fun but efficient way to learn a new language. The small group settings are led by VFC World's NATIVE SPEAKING instructors who all have extensive teaching experience (whether in area colleges or private language institutions). In these introductory classes, focus will be on building basic skills and vocabulary, and basic grammar structures with an emphasis on conversation, listening comprehension and culture.
Designed for students with no or little previous experience in the language. Homework/homework material optional.
No classes on Monday 4/17 and Tuesday 4/18.
Classes are subject to cancellation if enrollment is insufficient.
For more information, please contact VFC World email@example.com or visit www.VFCWorldAndLanguages.com.
|Available||Add to Cart||210952-01||Learn ASL!||Item Details||SCC||Location Details||18 years and Up||Co-ed||04/10/17- 05/22/17||M||7:00P- 8:00P||$150/$5|
|Available||Add to Cart||210952-02||Learn Arabic!||Item Details||SCC||Location Details||18 years and Up||Co-ed||04/10/17- 05/22/17||M||6:00P- 7:00P||$150/$5|
|Available||Add to Cart||210952-03||Learn Italian!||Item Details||SCC||Location Details||18 years and Up||Co-ed||04/11/17- 05/23/17||Tu||6:00P- 7:00P||$150/$5|
|Available||Add to Cart||210952-04||Learn Spanish!||Item Details||SCC||Location Details||18 years and Up||Co-ed||04/11/17- 05/23/17||Tu||6:00P- 7:00P||$150/$5|
220907 - Defensive Driving
Empire Safety Council, New York State and DMV approved, offers two great ways to save for New York State licensed drivers. First, complete this informative six hour workshop and receive a 10% reduction on the liability and collision premiums of your auto insurance for three years. Each member of a family completing the workshop is also entitled to the 10% reduction provided they are a primary operator on a vehicle listed on the policy. Secondly, you may be eligible to reduce up to four points on your driving record. An experienced certified instructor will lead the program using a wide array of teaching techniques appealing to motorists of all ages. The focus of the Traffic Survival Workshop is developing improved driving awareness, prevention skills and defensive driving strategies. Saturday courses will break for a ½ hour lunch. Please bring your own beverage.
|Available||Add to Cart||220907-01||Defensive Driving||Item Details||SCC||Location Details||16 years and Up||Co-ed||04/29/17- 04/29/17||Sa||9:30A- 3:30P||$45/$50|
|Available||Add to Cart||220907-02||Defensive Driving||Item Details||SCC||Location Details||16 years and Up||Co-ed||05/09/17- 05/11/17||Tu, Th||6:00P- 9:00P||$45/$50|
220909 - Puppy K & Teen Puppy Obedience
Puppies need a good foundation and head start in life. Learn basic manners: sit, down, wait, recall, drop it, loose leash walking without pulling. Solve and prevent behavior problems: barking, jumping, chewing, digging, biting. You will learn how to be your puppy’s leader, how to avoid problems before they start, and how to change your puppy’s inappropriate behavior through positive reinforcement. You will learn how puppies think and process information. Puppies must be dog and people friendly. Proof of vaccinations is required at the first class. Do NOT bring your puppy to the first class! All family members over the age of 8 years are welcome to participate. Please call Paws-I-tive Behavior Dog Training at 585-388-7482 for questions about the program.
No class April 10, 17, or May 29
|Available||Add to Cart||220909-01||Puppy K Obedience||Item Details||SCC||Location Details||18 years and Up||Co-ed||04/03/17- 06/05/17||M||7:00P- 7:45P||$95/$100|
|Available||Add to Cart||220909-02||Teen Puppy Obedience||Item Details||SCC||Location Details||18 years and Up||Co-ed||04/03/17- 06/05/17||M||8:00P- 8:45P||$95/$100|
220918 - Facts About Divorce In NYS
There is little that is more stressful than the potential ending of a marriage. There are many decisions to be made and worries about how things will turn out. Making decisions during an emotionally traumatic time can be confusing, scary and overwhelming. This program will provide facts and clarify myths about child support, spousal maintenance, property distribution and other aspects of divorce. It is useful to anyone exploring this process as well as counselors, human resources managers, clergy, financial planners and other service providers.
|Available||Add to Cart||220918-01||Facts About Divorce||Item Details||SCC||Location Details||18 years and Up||Co-ed||06/06/17- 06/06/17||Tu||7:00P- 9:00P||$10/$15|
220921 - Protection from Computer
Frustrated with your computer? Bombarded by error messages? Is your computer dreadfully slow? Don’t bother buying a new one! In this course, you’ll learn how to protect yourself from viruses, spyware, toolbars, spam, and scams. You’ll learn how to speed up your computer, how to make educated purchases, and the answers to questions you may have, all in plain English.
The class is taught by Marc-Anthony Arena, President of Teknosphy, LLC and host of “The Computer Exorcist” show on WYSL Radio. Mr. Arena is a 2005 honors graduate of RIT with 15 years of experience in the tech field. His tongue-in-cheek teaching style will keep you interested. This is the only self-defense class offered where you won’t break a sweat!
|Available||Add to Cart||220921-01||Protection from Comp||Item Details||SCC||Location Details||18 years and Up||Co-ed||05/16/17- 05/25/17||Tu, Th||6:00P- 8:00P||$65/$70|
220923 - Irish in the Confederacy
When the "War Between the States" broke out in 1861, many Irish immigrants joined the Confederate cause. Why would these new 19th century Irish refugees, fresh from fleeing British tyranny support a seemingly contradictory cause? Hear the voices of these Irish patriots as they explain, support, fight and die for the Confederate philosophy.
Registration is required.
|Available||Add to Cart||220923-01||Irish in Confederacy||Item Details||SCC||Location Details||12 years and Up||Co-ed||05/09/17- 05/09/17||Tu||7:30P- 8:30P||$0|
220935 - Downsizing in Today's Market
This class will show participants who are experiencing a life change (such as loss of a job, disability, loss of a spouse, or simply becoming “empty nesters”) how to properly downsize their single family residence in today’s real estate market. Staging, pricing, and updates will be discussed to obtain the maximum profit in the shortest amount of time for the Seller. Discussion will include strategies and options such as reverse mortgages. Participants will also learn tips on vacation purchases both within the US and abroad. Discussion will include mortgage options, benefits of Buyer agency, pitfalls, inspections, and certain legal issues.
Registration is required.
|Available||Add to Cart||220935-01||Downsizing||Item Details||SCC||Location Details||18 years and Up||Co-ed||05/16/17- 05/16/17||Tu||7:00P- 8:15P||$0|
220958 - Photography 101
Want to learn basic photography or improve your current skills? This is the class for you! We will cover the basics of digital cameras including: Shutter speed, aperture, ISO, file type, lens types, and basic on and off camera flash. We will learn basics of composition and how to critique our work to become better photographers. At the end of the session, we will print our best work for an end of session show for our friends and family.
Tools needed: DSLR camera
|Available||Add to Cart||220958-01||Photography 101||Item Details||Library||Location Details||12 years and Up||Co-ed||04/06/17- 06/01/17||Th||6:00P- 8:00P||$180/$185|
220959 - Photography 102
This class is the successor to Photography101 and for those who have mastered the basics of their DSLR. This class will be focusing on more of the creative side of photography.
Objectives for this course include: Extensive work on composition and working with the manual settings of your camera, how to use reflectors and light modifiers, discussion of proper lighting and pushing your camera and ideas to create amazing images.
Tools required: DSLR camera, computer at home for image editing, external flash and willingness to learn and have fun.
|Available||Add to Cart||220959-01||Photography 102||Item Details||SCC||Location Details||12 years and Up||Co-ed||05/02/17- 06/20/17||Tu||6:00P- 8:00P||$180/$185|
220963 - Intro to Memoir Writing
Everybody has a story. Would you like help getting started writing yours? Through in-class and take-home assignments, you will learn the components of writing a memoir, the concept of “show vs. tell,” and be on your way to discovering and conveying the story inside you.
|Available||Add to Cart||220963-01||Intro Memoir Writing||Item Details||SCC||Location Details||18 years and Up||Co-ed||04/04/17- 05/23/17||Tu||11:30A- 1:30P||$96/$101|
|Available||Add to Cart||220963-02||Intro Memoir Writing||Item Details||Varies||Location Details||18 years and Up||Co-ed||04/04/17- 05/23/17||Varies||Varies||$96/$101|
220964 - Advanced Memoir Writing
Have you started a memoir and found you could benefit from some informed, constructive feedback? This writing-intensive class, in a non-judgmental group setting, will allow you to continue to further hone your writing skills, ensuring that your memoir is a well-shaped story and advance your progress toward completion of your work.
|Available||Add to Cart||220964-01||Advanced Memoir Writ||Item Details||SCC||Location Details||18 years and Up||Co-ed||04/05/17- 06/14/17||W||11:30A- 1:30P||$120/$125|
|Available||Add to Cart||220964-02||Advanced Memoir Writ||Item Details||SCC||Location Details||18 years and Up||Co-ed||04/05/17- 06/14/17||W||6:30P- 8:30P||$120/$125|
221708 - College Assistance Plus
This seminar will address parents of perspective college students and discussing the college saving options for college selection, application, and financing. In addition, we will cover information relative to students’ essay preparation, interview process, and overall positioning for the college student as they reach their college choices.
Registration is required.
|Available||Add to Cart||221708-01||College Assistance P||Item Details||SCC||Location Details||30 years and Up||Co-ed||03/28/17- 03/28/17||Tu||7:00P- 8:00P||$0|
|Available||Add to Cart||221708-02||College Assistance P||Item Details||SCC||Location Details||30 years and Up||Co-ed||04/05/17- 04/05/17||W||7:00P- 8:00P||$0|
|Available||Add to Cart||221708-03||College Assistance P||Item Details||SCC||Location Details||30 years and Up||Co-ed||05/10/17- 05/10/17||W||7:00P- 8:00P||$0|
|Available||Add to Cart||221708-04||College Assistance P||Item Details||SCC||Location Details||30 years and Up||Co-ed||06/19/17- 06/19/17||M||7:00P- 8:00P||$0|
240924 - Cemetery Tour
Town & Village Historian Audrey Johnson and Illuminated History genealogist Vicki Profitt will discuss the history of Pittsford Cemetery and the early residents buried there. Participants are to meet the instructors at the cemetery flagpole. Please wear comfortable shoes and be prepared for rain.
Pittsford Cemetery is located on East Avenue in the Village of Pittsford with entrances on Washington Rd.
Registration is required.
|Available||Add to Cart||240924-01||Cemetery Tour||Item Details||Pittsford Cemetery||Location Details||Birth and Up||Co-ed||05/06/17- 05/06/17||Sa||10:00A- 12:00P||$0|