Club 50 Plus Workshops

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Mention code: CEGN001-MW01.

Club 50 Plus offers workshops and seminars designed to enhance the personal, professional and social lives of participants. You will enjoy the quality instruction, state-of-the-art facilities and convenient locations in Atlantic and Cape May counties. Join us for a Club 50 Plus workshop or seminar and enhance your life.

FREE! Fraud Recognition for Seniors

Learn to spot common scams directed at seniors and how to avoid them, including identity theft, email, “knock on the door,” phone encounters and more. Also, learn what to do when you think you have been a victim of a scam or are encountering a scam. Facilitator Tom Davey has 28 years of experience in local law enforcement.

PDEV-127 (3 Hours)
Fee: Free for Club 50-Plus Members

  • Section CW01-Cape May County Campus
    Friday, Sept. 26
    9 a.m.- noon
  • Section MW01-Mays Landing Campus, Building T
    Friday, Oct. 17
    9 a.m.-noon

Basic Wine Appreciation of the Wines of Cape May County

Can you taste the difference between Pinot Noir and Cabernet Sauvignon? Can you distinguish between a dry wine and a sweet wine? This introductory class will demonstrate the proper method of tasting, pouring and differentiating among wine varieties. By the end of this class you will be able to understand wine differences and feel confident with wine terminology. This class will focus on the wineries and viticulture of Cape May County, and will provide the knowledge to explore wine appearance, aroma and flavor by identifying three red and three white classics during class. Must be 21 or over to attend class.

CEGN-186 (2 Hours)
Fee: $29

  • Section FW01-Cape May Winery
    Wednesday, Oct. 8
    6-8 p.m.

Introduction to the Personal Computer for Seniors

Designed for seniors with no computer experience, this workshop will guide you through the basics, including the components of your computer and their specific functions. This course also includes a brief introduction to the Internet.

COAP-101 (10 Hours)
Fee: $99 (Tuition $49, Lab $50)

  • Section CW01-Cape May County Campus
    2 Fridays and Tuesdays beginning Oct. 10 (Ending Oct. 21)
    10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
  • Section MW01-Mays Landing Campus, Building T
    4 Fridays beginning Oct. 24 (Ending Nov. 14)
    9-11:30 a.m.

Exploring the World via the Internet for Seniors

Learn about this huge collection of computer networks and its many tools, including using email, searching for people and maps on the Web, and researching information about health issues, travel, shopping, coupons, movies, books, genealogy and senior organizations online.

COAP-139 (6 Hours)
Fee: $59 (Tuition $29, Lab $30)

  • Section CW01-Cape May County Campus
    Tuesday and Friday, Oct. 28 and Oct. 31
    10 a.m.-1 p.m.
  • Section MW02-Mays Landing Campus, Building T
    2 Fridays, Dec. 5 and 12
    9 a.m.-noon

Manage, Edit & Email Your Photographs

Have a digital camera but don’t know what to do with pictures once you take them? Learn to move images from your camera to your computer, then edit and resize your photographs for use on the Web or to email to family and friends. Bring your digital camera along with the USB cable.

COAP-144 (3 Hours)
Fee: $39

  • Section CW02-Cape May County Campus
    Friday, Nov. 7
    10 a.m.-1 p.m.
  • Section MW01-Mays Landing Campus, Building T
    Friday, Dec. 19
    9 a.m.-noon

Organize Your Photos and Videos in the Cloud

Learn to use free services like Dropbox and iCloud to store and organize your digital photos and videos, including how to back up your files in the event of a computer crash. Once they are saved, you will also learn how to use Instragram to share your photos with family and friends. Note: Macs are used for this class.

COAP-154 (3 Hours)
Fee: $39

  • Section MW01-Mays Landing Campus, Building T
    Monday, Dec. 15
    9 a.m.-noon

NEW! Grapes and the Ground They Grow In

Discover the basics of key wine grapes and the major wine producing regions they grow in. After learning how to taste and analyze wine, you will have the skill to identify the differences of Old World and New World wine regions. You will also learn how winemaking techniques, climate and terrior (soil) result in vast differences in the bottle.

Instructors: Paul Tonacci and Mark Callazzo, Atlantic City Bottle Company

CEGN-173 (6 Hours)
Fee: $59

  • Section MW01-Mays Landing Campus (with field trip to Atlantic City Bottle Company)
    3 Tuesdays, Sept. 23, 30 and Oct. 7
    6-8 p.m.

Beginner Piano

Master the fundamental concepts and basic techniques to play easy melodies in this beginner’s workshop. Proper posture and reading music will be emphasized.

FINE-163 (10 Hours)
Fee: $89

  • Section MW01-Mays Landing Campus
    5 Mondays beginning Sept. 22 (Ending Oct. 20)
    5:30-7:30 p.m.

Intermediate Piano

This class will build on the fundamental concepts of Beginner Piano. Participants will play various melodies building on their individual skills and discuss basic piano theory.

FINE-164 (10 Hours)
Fee: $89

  • Section MW01-Mays Landing Campus
    5 Mondays beginning Oct. 27 (Ending Nov. 24)
    5:30-7:30 p.m.