SPRING 2019 ADULT NIGHT SCHOOL

In-Person & On-Line Registration: March 20, from 6 to 8 p.m.

Click here to register now!

Classes will be on 6 Wednesday nights, from April 3 to May 8, 
from 6:30 to 8 p.m.

No class March 27


Followed by complimentary coffee, tea, cookies, 
and conversation from 8 to 8:30 p.m.

Please arrive 5 minutes early for your class

COST:$20 for the entire 6-week session, including coffee, cookies,
and the final night celebration meal.

 


 


Archaeology                  with Dr. Robert Chadwick

 

 Co-director of the Wadi ath-Thamad Project in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan

Bio: Dr. Robert Chadwick is an archaeologist, historian and writer. He taught at John Abbott College, McGill, Concordia, Université de Sherbrooke, and Bishops universities.. Starting in 1976 he has excavated in the American southwest, as well as Europe, Syria, and for more than 20, years he has worked in Jordan where he is co-director of the Wadi ath-Thamad Excavation Project. He is the author of a number of historical and archaeological articles.

 

 

Talk one)  more info to come

Talk two)

Archaeology: Definition, Methods and Early Discoveries: what do archaeologist do and how do they get their information?

Talk three)

Texts and Artifacts: D

Talk four)

The Great Builders of the Past: 

Talk five)

Talk six)

 


 


Advanced Spanish        with Ursula Julve

Bio: Ursula Juive moved from Argentina to the Townships 5 years ago.

She worked as a college level educator in Architecture for 30 years

and finds her pleasure as an artist.

 Course Description: This course will be conversational to learn more vocabulary

and comprehension of text

 

 


 


Springtime YOGA          with Rhona Sewell

 

Bio: Rhona Sewell is a certified ISHTA (Integrated Sciences of Hatha, Tantra and Ayurveda) yoga teacher, a LV Chair yoga teacher, and a Kripalu Ayurveda Yoga specialist. Rhona recently completed Therapeutic Restorative Yoga training with Jillian Pransky. 

 

This course is designed for spring's Kapha season. Through movement (ASANA), breath (PRANAYAMA), and focus (DHARANA), we will balance the heavy, slow, qualities of this season to find renewed energy and connect with inner calm. 

 

Build Confidence and Stamina. Increase Optimism. Explore Stillness. Relax to Restore.

 

Open to students who have previously taken yoga classes for a minimum of once a week for 6-12 weeks. Please contact me directly if you have any questions: rhonasewell@msn.com.

 

 

 

 

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Decluttering 101               with Melanie Filion

 

Bio: Melanie Filion was born and raised in the Eastern Townships.  A graduate of Champlain College and Bishop's University, she now works in the Insurance industry.   She is the mother of four children who was once overwhelmed by clutter and now helps others in their journey to declutter their lives.

Course description: This interactive course will provide an overview of decluttering techniques, tips and tricks to help you deal with the physical clutter in your life.  Homework assignments are to be expected.  NOTE: this course does not deal with extreme hoarding

 

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Gemmology Introduction with Suzanne Charlebois

      Gemstone identification through scientific method and analysis.

Bio: Registered gemologist , professional appraiser and custom jewellery designer.

Suzanne has over 13 years experience as a field gemologist specialized in rough diamonds and coloured gemstones. A special consultant to gemstone mining operations in Mexico, Oregon, Tanzania, Russia.  Her clients also include governments, private investors, museums, television production and general public.

Course Description:

Students will get to learn about and work with natural gemstone stones from around the world.  

Be introduced to the standard equipment used for gemological identification. 

 

Students will receive (extra $) a selection of gemstones,

a pocket microscope that works with a smart phone camera to keep and all printed reference material. 

(Extra cost is $30.00 please)

 

 

 

 

 


 


 

Beginner Guitar with Melissa Stevenson

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Bio: Melissa Stevenson, a veteran to the Adult Education Classes is one of the few instructors born and raised in the Townships. She is a singer (like the sweetest songbird), songwriter and artistic cabinet-maker and about to open her own business. She has been playing the guitar for 20 years and is a parent of our school.

 

 

 

 


Healing Forests with Terry Loucks

   FACEBOOK FOR THE FITCHBAY NATIONAL HEALING FOREST 


 

Course Outline :

Curious by nature :

UNDERSTANDING with real news    …

 HEALING FORESTS BATHING on ABENAKI LANDS / INDIGENOUS HISTORY, RECONCILIATION, & REALITIES / ENVIRONMENTAL CLIMATE CHANGE….. SPECIAL SURPRISE  guests and much more …….all while attempting to help people remember that their connection to nature is both beautiful and crucial work in our times. “Learn how to see, realize that everything connects to everything else.”   ~Leonardo Da Vinci~

 

 

 

 


Longevity Secrets with Susan Rose

 

Bio: Susan Rose is a holistic health practitioner with an online health coaching practice. She teaches workshops and speaks about cognitive and immune health internationally and is trained in using Chinese and Ayurvedic herbs and spices for health. Since living in South India for two years, she has been immersed in ethnic cooking styles and especially in Indian culture and cuisine. She eats according to modern health paleo guidelines, and cooks without wheat. She loves talking about food! For more information call 514-924-7673 or srose.qc@gmail.com

Course Description:

Secrets of longevity: maintain brain health, flexibility and happiness using planetary herbal medicine.

 
Stay healthy through ancient wisdom practices. Learn to use Chinese and Ayurvedic herbs available locally. Brain science. Integrative health. Muscle testing and dowsing. individualize what you need.  Mostly, learn how to maintain health and your sense of fun! 

 

 

 

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Profit Improvement for Business          with Mike Davis

 

Bio: Mike Davis is retired from industry, a CPA_CMA,  mentor and organizing volunteer with this  M-CLC Night School for the past 12 years. 

This course is for:

EMPLOYEES  in any business,   or organization,

ENTREPRENEURS,

and PEOPLE KEEN ON   learning about Improvement Methods..

 

Please feel WELCOME to join-in and participate:

Course Description:  lively discussions about:

Profit Improvement will cover

Interpretation of common Financial Statements,

Review profit levels of Companies on the stock exchange

Products' Pricing and Costing,

Marketing: how to get business volume up

Operations: how to get costs to go down

Improvement methods and tools


AND WE'LL BE Using the amazing EXCEL SPREADSHEET

Required: some business experience is very helpful.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Public Speaking - Introduction

CONNECT - ENTERTAIN - INSPIRE

with Ed Humphrey

 

Bio:  Ed Humphrey has been speaking in front of groups and organizations for most of his adult life. His love for public speaking and entertainment has developed through his experience in outdoor recreation, arts & culture development, broadcasting, special event production and as the winner of various speech contests. This course is his way of helping others reap the personal and professional benefits of finding and sharing their voice through public speaking.

 

In a relaxed atmosphere, we'll explore fundamental skills that will help you be successful each time you speak in public.  

 

Develop your message

Structure your presentation

Harness the power of stories

Begin and end your talk with impact

Convince with your voice and body

Connect with your audience

Neutralize your nerves

           and more...

 


 

 

 

 


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