Community Education

Barren County Community Education

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Welcome!  Community Education has something for everyone!

Barren County Community Education - Serving Barren County, Caverna, and Glasgow

             Driver’s Education Course

Starts – October 16, 2017

Class Sessions: 

Oct 16,23,30 / Nov 13,20,27 / Dec 4,11,15

Time:  4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Registration ends Friday, October 13, 2017

Price $175.00

Seats will be on first-come-first served basis

Where:  Barren County High School 

Activities

September – December 2017

 

One day Activities:

Thursday, November 12 - 4 Easy Last-Minute Gifts They'll Actually Want! Class will be at the Barren County High School 5:00 – 7:00p.m. - Spread holiday cheer with sweet and simple handmade gifts with these ideas:

Starbucks Latte Soap - Dip Mix Ornament Set - Bath Bombs in a Jar - Shower Disks – Come join the fun!  Cost of class is $25

Easy Grillin' Freezer Meal Workshop at Hillcrest Annex 1309 Roseville Road, Glasgow, KY. - Are you tired of eating the same boring meals?  Tired of spending the entire evening figuring out what to cook and then with preparing the meal and cleaning up afterwards?  Worry no more! Let me take the stress out of cooking and give you the answer to, "What's for dinner?”.  Come join us for a Freezer Meal Workshop to prepare 10 tasty, healthy, affordable meals that will feed up to 6 people, and this class will save you time, money, and stress!  This workshop will be at your own pace, so there is no pressure to keep up with everyone else. Come prepared to have fun! Refreshments will be provided.  Kits must be ordered two weeks in advance of the class. Kit includes the Tastefully Simple ingredients needed for each dish, grocery lists, and recipe cards.  The cost for the workshop is $76, plus the cost of your fresh ingredients (it averages out to approximately $3 per serving).  To order your kit, please email me at becca.neal@barren.kyschools.us.

Saturday, October 21 beginning at 9 a.m.

Saturday, November 11 beginning at 9 a.m.

 

Just for Kids Activities:

Painting – Just for Kids Advanced - Thursdays, October 19 - November 16 from 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. at WKU Glasgow. Instructor:  Patty Hughes.  Cost: $30 Pre-registration is required for this class.

Tator Tot Time ages 18-36 months at Mary Wood Weldon Memorial Library 1530 South Green St. Glasgow, KY for more information please call 270-651-2824

"IT'S STORYTIME" early literacy skills incorporated into and fun hour!  Class time is 10:00am - 11:00am in the Community Meeting Room

Wednesday, October 4, 11, 18, 25

Wednesday. November 1, 8, 15, 27

Wednesday, December 6, 13, 20, 27

Sing-a-Book My Baby 6-18 mo. at Mary Wood Weldon Memorial Library 1530 South Green St. Glasgow, KY for more information please call 270-651-2824

Early Literacy: Singing, Reading, Talking, Writing, & Playing for caregivers and their babies.  Class time is 9:30am - 10:30am.

Monday, October 2, 9, 16, 23, 30

Monday, November 6, 13, 20, 27

Monday, December 4, 11, 18

Lego Robotics at Mary Wood Weldon Memorial Library 1530 South Green St. Glasgow, KY for more information please call 270-651-2824

Do you enjoy designing and building? Are you interested in how to program a computer? Come create a robot of your own design using the library’s MindStorms and WeDo Lego sets. Our Lego Robotics group class time is 4:00pm – 5:00pm.  This is a Tween/Teen Event.

Monday, October 9

Monday, November 13

Monday, December 11

Morning Activities:

Acrylic Painting – Tuesdays, October 24 – November 28, 9:00 – 11:00 a.m. at WKU Glasgow (Room 143). Class is structured for beginner to the advanced student to work at their own pace and explore the vast world of acrylic painting. Instruction is provided on composition, principles of design, color theory, and exploring a variety of painting techniques.  This class is for ages 13 and above.  Supply list provided upon registration.  Lorie Short, instructor. Cost: $40 Pre-registration is required for this class.

Acrylic Painting – Tuesday, December 5 – December 12, 9:00 – 11:00 a.m. at WKU Glasgow (Room 143).  Class is structured for beginner to the advanced student to work at their own pace and explore the vast world of acrylic painting. Instruction is provided on composition, principles of design, color theory, and exploring a variety of painting techniques.  This class is for ages 13 and above.  Supply list provided upon registration.  Lorie Short, instructor. Cost: $15 Pre-registration is required for this class.

Soft Pastels classes now available at WKU Glasgow! (Room 171)

Beginning Pastels - Thursdays, October 19 – November 30 (9:00 / 11:00p.m.)

This Class is for ages 8 and above.  Pastels, paper and supplies and subject matter will be provided.  Artist, Lorie Short – Instructor.  Cost: $40 Pre-registration is required for this class. 

Book Sprouts Preschool/Early Elementary age children at Mary Wood Weldon Memorial Library 1530 South Green St. Glasgow, KY for more information please call 270-651-2824  What do you get when you add A-Z, story books, songs, activities stir in some socialization, and just plain fun? BOOK SPROUTS.  Class time is 10:00am - 11:00am in the Community Meeting Room

Tuesday, October 3, 10,17,24,31

Tuesday, November 7, 14, 21, 28

Tuesday, December 5, 12, 19

Color Me Calm at Mary Wood Weldon Memorial Library 1530 South Green St. Glasgow, KY for more information please call 270-651-2824

Adult coloring is a great way to de-stress. We provide a variety of fun coloring pages to choose from. Supplies and refreshments are provided. Pick the time most convenient for you.  Class time is 10:00am – 11:00am.  Adult only class.

Thursday, October 12

Thursday, December 14 

AM Book Discussion at Mary Wood Weldon Memorial Library 1530 South Green St. Glasgow, KY for more information please call 270-651-2824

Pick up a book at the Circulation Desk, read it, and join the group for discussion. Titles vary each month. Class time is 10:00am – 11:00am.  Adults only class.

Thursday, September 28

Thursday, October 26

Thursday, November 30

Thursday, December 28

Afternoon Activities:

Perspective (art) – Tuesdays, October 24 – November 28, 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. at WKU Glasgow (Room 171). Learn how to render buildings using linear perspective and the elements of design to portray visual depth and space. Class will start off with a drawing of a barn that each student may finish in pencil, charcoal, ink, pastel, or acrylic paint. Second subject will be a cityscape of one side our local square drawn in pencil and finished as each participant would like. Supply list provided upon registration.

Lorie Short, instructor. Cost: $40.  Pre-registration is required for this class.

Beginners Yoga at Mary Wood Weldon Memorial Library 1530 South Green St. Glasgow, KY for more information please call 270-651-2824

Beshka Moore will lead this mat yoga class for beginners. Bring a yoga mat if possible and dress for comfortable movement. Please sign up at the Circulation Desk.  Class time is 12:00pm - 1:00pm in the Community Meeting Room. Adults only class.

Tuesday, September 7, 14, 21, 28

Book to Movie Book Group at Mary Wood Weldon Memorial Library 1530 South Green St. Glasgow, KY for more information please call 270-651-2824

Book and movie selection TBD.  Class time is 1:00pm - 4:00pm.

Saturday, December 2

Midweek Matinee at Mary Wood Weldon Memorial Library 1530 South Green St. Glasgow, KY for more information please call

270-651-2824

Take a midweek cinematic break.  Class time is 12:30pm – 3:00pm.  Adults only class.

Wednesday, October 11

Card-making at Mary Wood Weldon Memorial Library 1530 South Green St. Glasgow, KY for more information please call 270-651-2824

Make fun, hand-crafted cards for Halloween. This class will include two cards for $5. Janett Corry is the instructor. Register and pay at the Circulation Desk by Monday, September 25.  Class time is 6:00pm – 8:00pm.  Adults only class.

Thursday, September 28

Thursday, November 16

Chess Group at Mary Wood Weldon Memorial Library 1530 South Green St. Glasgow, KY for more information please call 270-651-2824

Learn to play chess and develop your skills with other players in an informal setting at the library. Basic chess instruction will be available. Our chess group will meet the first Monday of each month in the...  Class time is 4:00pm as is a family program.

Monday, October 2, 2017

Monday, November 6

Monday, December 4

Evening Activities:

Acrylic Painting – Mondays, October 23 – November 27, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church (Nov. 6th). Expand your world of acrylic painting. Venture outside your “box” and experience new excitement through your own paintbrush. Or start from the beginning and broaden your range of color and beauty. Class is for ages 13 and above. Supply list provided upon registration. Patty Hughes, instructor. Cost: $350 Pre-registration is required for this class.

Acrylic Painting - Tuesdays, October 24 – November 28, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church (No class on Oct 31st and Nov. 7th). See description above for Monday evening. Patty Hughes, instructor. Cost: $30 Pre-registration is required for this class.

My Time at Mary Wood Weldon Memorial Library 1530 South Green St. Glasgow, KY for more information please call 270-651-2824

Nothing is pleasanter than exploring a library. –Walter Savage Landor See you on Wednesdays.  Class time 3:00pm – 4:00pm.

Wednesday, October 4, 11, 18, 25

Wednesday. November 1, 8, 15, 27

Wednesday, December 6, 13, 20, 27 

Color Me Calm at Mary Wood Weldon Memorial Library 1530 South Green St. Glasgow, KY for more information please call 270-651-2824

Adult coloring is a great way to de-stress. We provide a variety of fun coloring pages to choose from. Supplies and refreshments are provided. Pick the time most convenient for you.  Class time is 5:30pm – 6:30pm.  Adults only class.

Thursday, October 12

Thursday, December 14

Indie Author Meet & Greet at Mary Wood Weldon Memorial Library 1530 South Green St. Glasgow, KY for more information please call 270-651-2824

Several authors from the upcoming Pages in the Caves event are joining us at the library for a meet and greet on Thursday evening. It is a terrific opportunity to discover new authors in multiple genres.  Time is 5:00pm – 7:00pm, this is a family program.

Thursday, September 21, 2017 

Hook & Needle at Mary Wood Weldon Memorial Library 1530 South Green St. Glasgow, KY for more information please call 270-651-2824

Our knit & crochet group provides instruction and an opportunity to socialize while enjoying a great hobby. Zadie Barron is the instructor. Bring your own hook or needles and yarn as well as a project ...  Class time is 6:00 – 8:00pm.  Adults only class.

Tuesday, October 17

Tuesday, November 21

Tuesday, December 19

 

Community Education enrichment class registration may be accepted up until the day of the class; however, some classes may fill quickly or be canceled due to low enrollment.

 

Art Show Activities:

Just  for Kids Art Show

(FREE EVENT)  

Date:  Sunday, October 22

Time:  2- 4 p.m.

Where: South Central KY Cultural Center  Participants in the Kid Acrylic Painting classes will display their art.  Join us!

 

Art show

 

Community Education enrichment class registration may be accepted up until the day of the class; however, some classes may fill quickly or be canceled due to low enrollment.

        

REGISTER EARLY! Class sizes are limited!

 

Community Education Refund Policy:

A total refund will be issued if the class is cancelled by Community Education. 

Community Education Cancellations Policy:

In the event of inclement weather, please follow local news cancellation posting, or refer to Facebook page for notification.  Classes held in school facilities are postponed when schools in that district are closed.  Participants will be contacted with as much advance notice as possible of changes in class locations, times, or class cancellation.

 

REGISTRATION AND PAYMENT for Community Education classes:

Once we receive your completed registration form and payment, you are officially enrolled and placed on the class roster.  All information collected on the registration form is used for communication between participants, instructors, and the Community Education of Barren County Schools office.   Please remember to register early.  If a class does not meet minimum enrollment requirements three days prior to the class, it will be cancelled.

 

Don’t see a class you are looking for offered in this session?

Community Education of Barren County offers three session of classes throughout the year.

Session One:  February – April

Session Two:  June – July

Session Three:   September – November

If you have a class idea, please contact us.  We are always looking for new classes and qualified instructors to teach them.

To make a class or instructor suggestion please

call us at 270-670-6908.

 

For questions call Sonya Davis 270-670-6908 or email Sonya.davis@barren.kyschools.us

Office:  *Note New Office Address*
202 W. Washington St.
Glasgow, KY 42141

Phone (270)670-6908
 

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