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ACCC Offers Professional and Personal Enrichment Classes for Spring

February 21, 2008

You can enhance your professional skills or take classes just for fun with continuing education offerings at Atlantic Cape Community College.

Acquire the skills to teach English as a Second Language to adults with a comprehensive 60-hour program. Twenty hours of the program will be conducted in a classroom setting, while 40 hours will be delivered online. The course is self-paced, but students are required to attend in-class meetings at the Charles D. Worthington Atlantic City Campus on three Thursdays: April 3 and 17, and May 8.

New this spring in the Professional Development class offerings is Academy for Notaries on Tuesday, April 8, from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Atlantic City Campus. The class will enable new or renewing notaries to perform all notary duties.

Classes for personal enrichment include Reiki on Saturday and Sunday, April 26 and 27, from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Mays Landing Campus. This centuries-old Japanese healing art helps to restore mental, physical and spiritual balance for people, and pets.

You can honor the flora of the season by Painting Spring Flowers in Watercolor on Saturday, April 12, from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Mays Landing Campus.

Kick up your heels with Latin Dancing, to include everything from the mambo to the cha-cha, on April 1, or master those timelessly elegant moves with Ballroom Dancing, both from 7-8:30 p.m. on the Mays Landing Campus.

Learn all about the wonderful world of animals with Living in a Zoo at the Cape May County Campus five Saturdays from 10-11:30 a.m. beginning April 19. Experts from the Cape May County Park and Zoo will give a close-up glimpse of the day-to-day activities of zoo inhabitants.

For those who want to brush up on their foreign language skills, the Mays Landing Campus is offering Intermediate Conversational Italian six Wednesdays from 6-8:30 p.m. beginning April 9, and Spanish II eight Thursdays from 7-9:30 p.m. beginning April 7.

The Mays Landing Campus is at 5100 Black Horse Pike; the Charles D. Worthington Atlantic City Campus is 1535 Bacharach Blvd.; the Cape May County Campus is at 341 Court House-South Dennis Rd., Cape May Court House.

To register, call (609) 343-4829, 625-1111 or 463-4774, ext. 4829, in Cape May County. Additional information is available at www.atlantic.edu/conted.