Music & Writing

Beginning Acoustic Guitar – NEW

Learn to play the guitar, and become the musician you’ve always wanted to be! In these fun and informative lessons, you’ll build basic guitar skills step-by-step with the help of hands-on exercises, and your skilled instructor. By the time you’re finished, you’ll be well on your way to becoming a guitar player. Learn the basic techniques—chords, rhythm, how to tune the guitar, scales, and music fundamentals—that will give you a solid foundation and be applicable to all styles of guitar music. This class is also great for guitar players needing a refresher and you will learn in a relaxed and fun environment. NOTE: Please bring your acoustic guitar with you to class.

Wednesdays * 4/11/18-5/30/18 * 6-8 pm * $79 (member) $99 (non-member)
PERF CP016-01 * Cory Green * Room: LT-304



Book Lovers: Rare Book Collecting

Do you love books? Have you ever thought about, or started, collecting books, and wondered what to do next? In this class you’ll join the owner of Sheldon Fine Books to explore what to collect and where to find it, how to tell a first edition from a reprint, how to build an author collection, and get the best price from dealers. You’ll learn the four most important points of book collecting, how to understand pricing, the rarity of certain books and collecting with an eye on future value. You are welcome to bring up to three of your books to class for an assessment of value by the instructor.

Wednesday * 5/23/18 * 6-8:30 pm * $25 (member) $30 (non-member)
WRTG CJ003-01 * Julie Moore * Room: LT-203



Online Offerings


Writeriffic: Creativity Training for Writers

Beginner’s Guide to Getting Published

Grammar Refresher Series

Writing and Editing Value Suite

Writing Essentials

How to Make Money From Your Writing

Beginning Writer’s Workshop

Introduction to Internet Writing Markets

Introduction to Journaling

Resume Writing Workshop

Romance Writing

Write Fiction Like a Pro

Writing for Children

Write Your Life Story

Writing Young Adult Fiction

Effective Business Writing

The Keys to Effective Editing

Write Effective Web Content

Write and Publish Your Nonfiction Book

Introduction to Screenwriting

The Craft of Magazine Writing


Grant Writing

A to Z Grant Writing

A to Z Grant Writing Series

Get Grants!

Writing Effective Grant Proposals

Advanced Grant Proposal Writing

Grant Writing Suite

A to Z Grant Writing II – Beyond the Basics



Music Made Easy

Introduction to Guitar