Club 50 Plus Workshops

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for $5 and get a 15 percent discount on future Club 50 Workshops, Culinary and
Pe
rsonal Enrichment classes through June 30, 2017.

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! Who Are You Leaving Your Money To?

Join us for this complimentary course presented by Raymond N. Beebe, Esq., CPA, a member of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys. Topics will include long-term care; how to avoid estate tax traps that can affect the whole family; wills and trusts used in estate planning; and durable powers of attorney and health care declarations.

PDEV-124 (2 Hours)
Fee: Free

  • Section MW02-Mays Landing Campus
    Wednesday, April 26, 2017
    2-4 p.m.
  • Section CW01-Cape May County Campus
    Wednesday, May 24, 2017
    2-4 p.m.

Nutrition – Proteins, Fats and Carbohydrates

This workshop will cover three key components of nutrition: proteins, fats and carbs. Proteins are essential for growth and repair of muscle and body tissues as well as enzymes and hormones to regulate your metabolism. Carbohydrates are the only source of energy for your brain and red blood cells. Fats are equally important and play a major role in everything from brain function to cell structure. Examine the importance of proteins, fats and carbohydrates in your diet and how they can actually improve your health and lower the risk of disease.

CEGN-208 (2 Hours)
Fee: $29

  • Section MW01-Mays Landing Campus
    Monday, Feb. 20, 2017
    7-9 p.m.

Nutrition – Vitamins, Minerals and Water

Eating a healthy diet remains the best way to get sufficient amounts of vitamins, minerals and water your body needs. In this workshop, you will explore the various types of essential nutrients in vitamins and minerals and gain an understanding of what they actually do in your body, how much is needed and why they are so important.

CEGN-209 (2 Hours)
Fee: $29

  • Section MW01-Mays Landing Campus
    Monday, March 20, 2017
    7-9 p.m.

Nutrition – Obesity, Diabetes and Hypertension

Obesity is a major risk factor for several of today’s most serious health conditions and chronic diseases, including high blood pressure, high cholesterol, diabetes, heart disease and stroke, and osteoarthritis. The health impact of eating a healthful diet and being physically active cannot be overstated. This workshop will help you learn how to make good food choices to achieve and maintain a healthy weight.

CEGN-210 (2 Hours)
Fee: $29

  • Section MW01-Mays Landing Campus
    Monday, April 24, 2017
    7-9 p.m.

Buying on eBay 101

We’ve all heard of eBay, but have you ever used it? Are you afraid to buy something because you may not do it correctly or don’t know how to get the best deal? This class is for you! This seminar will introduce you to the world of eBay and will review all aspects of how to use eBay for buying. It will cover tips on what sellers to avoid, what is too good to be true, and how to determine what seller to buy from. If you are interested in buying something specific on eBay, please bring in all information (including any code numbers) pertaining to the item, and we will use it as an example in class.

NOTE: This class is mandatory in order to take Beginner Selling on eBay 101.

COAP-116 (2 Hours)
Fee: $29

  • Section MW03-Mays Landing Campus
    Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2017
    6-8 p.m.

Beginner Selling on eBay 101

Prerequisite: You must have taken Buying on eBay 101 or be an experienced eBay buyer.

This seminar is for eBay users familiar with how eBay works and with active eBay and PayPal accounts, as well as plenty of experience buying on eBay. We will dive right into all aspects of how to use eBay for selling. We will cover tips on how to list your item for sale at the right price to attract the right buyer. If you are interested in selling an item, bring in as much information on the product as you can, and we will use it as a sample listing.

COAP-173 (3 Hours)
Fee: $39

  • Section MW03-Mays Landing Campus
    Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017
    6-9 p.m.

Intermediate Selling on eBay 101

Prerequisite: In order to take this class, you must have taken Buying on eBay 101, or be an experienced eBay buyer, as well as have some experience selling on eBay.

This seminar is for an eBay user who is familiar with how eBay works and already has an active eBay and PayPal account, has plenty of experience buying on eBay, as well as some experience selling on eBay.

Learn tips on how to list your item for sale at the right price and to calculate billing and shipping charges. Learn how to ship your item in the most cost effective way, putting more money in your pocket. We will also cover scenarios like “why didn’t my item sell?” and make suggestions on how to tweak your description page, photos and pricing in order to attract the right buyer. If you are interested in selling an item, bring in as much information on the product as you can, and we will use it as a sample listing.

COAP-189 (2 Hours)
Fee: $29

  • Section MW03-Mays Landing Campus
    Wednesday, March 1, 2017
    6-8 p.m.

Sharing Pictures across the Web

Have a digital device but don’t know what to do with pictures once you take them? Learn to move images from your camera, phone or tablet to your computer, then edit and resize your photographs for use on the web or to email. 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 Instagram to share your photos with family and friends. Bring your device along with cables and/or media card and USB flash drive. This class is held on college PCs with Windows 7 as the operating system.

COAP-144 (6 Hours)
Fee: $59

  • Section MW02-Mays Landing Campus
    2 Fridays, May 5 and 12, 2017
    9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
  • Section CW01-Cape May County Campus
    2 Thursdays, March 16 & 23, 2017
    9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

iPad Basics

Explore the basics of your iPad by going through its various features and options. In this workshop, you will gain a stronger understanding of how your iPad works and how to use different finger gestures and keyboard commands to help you navigate and become more efficient when operating your iPad. This workshop requires you to have an iPad running iOS 10.

COAP-157 (3 Hours)
Fee: $39

Section MW02-Mays Landing Campus
Friday, May 19, 2017
9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

iPad Basics, Part 2

In Part 2 of our iPad Basics Workshop, we will further explore the basic features of your iPad. We will take you through the various applications on the iPad, such as Safari, Mail and the App Store. This workshop requires you to have an iPad running iOS 10.

COAP-160 (3 Hours)
Fee: $39

  • Section MW02-Mays Landing Campus
    Friday, May 26, 2017
    9:30 a.m.-12:30 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 MW02-Mays Landing Campus, C137
    5 Mondays beginning Jan. 23, 2017 (Ending Feb. 20, 2017)
    5:30-7:30 p.m.

Intermediate Piano

This class will build on the fundamental concepts of Beginner Piano. Practice playing more melodies by building on basic piano theory.

FINE-164 (10 Hours)
Fee: $89

  • Section MW02-Mays Landing Campus, C137
    5 Mondays beginning March 6, 2017 (Ending April 3, 2017)
    5:30-7:30 p.m.

Guitar Basics

Have you always wanted to learn how to play the guitar? Studies have shown that playing a musical instrument can benefit both your mental and physical health. It stimulates the brain and improves memory. Have fun while learning the basics from Eric “Rick” Land of Rick’s Rock Guitar School, who has more than 10 years of experience playing and teaching. You will learn chords, scales, music theory and your favorite songs. Bring your own guitar; an electronic tuner is recommended.

FINE-126 (12 Hours)
Fee: $139

  • Section MW03-Mays Landing Campus
    8 Tuesdays beginning Jan. 31, 2017 (Ending March 21, 2017)
    7-8:30 p.m.

Guitar Basics, Part 2

Have you been learning guitar and want to take it to the next level? Well now is your chance! Expand your knowledge of chords, study guitar solo concepts and learn your favorite songs! This course is designed for those who have some guitar experience and know their basic technique and chords already. This is your chance to learn from Eric “Rick” Land of Rick’s Rock Guitar School, a professional guitar teacher who has shared the stage with some of the biggest names in the music industry. Take your guitar playing to the next level with Guitar 2.

FINE-135 (12 Hours)
Fee: $139

  • Section MW01-Mays Landing Campus
    8 Tuesdays beginning April 4, 2017 (Ending May 23, 2017)
    7-8:30 p.m

Planning for a Successful Retirement

With financial independence, retirement can be the most fulfilling time of your life. This class covers important money management concepts and issues that are critical to people at or near retirement. Topics include how to reduce pressures on your retirement income and which assets are appropriate for retirement income, which are appropriate for lifetime use and which assets are appropriate for future generations; how to make the right health care decisions; and options on how to transfer assets to other generations of your family.

An optional financial planning consultation is provided after the class. A “hear it, see it, read it, write it” teaching method makes it easy for you to understand and remember the practical information. The fee includes a workbook and study aids.

CFIN106 (6 Hours)
Fee: $59 (Couples may attend together for the single fee of $59.)

  • Section CW05-Cape May County Campus
    Tuesdays, April 18 and 25, 2017
    6-9 p.m.
  • Section CW07-Cape May County Campus
    Thursdays, April 20 and 27, 2017
    6-9 p.m.