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 Registration is now open for Summer and Fall 2015 classes!

Students already attending LLCC can sign up for classes via WebAdvisor.
If you are a new student to LLCC, please complete an application. Then, call us to set up an advising appointment and get started.

View the Jacksonville/Beardstown mini Forward to find classes available in our area.

Cover of Summer/Fall 15 Jacksonville-Beardstown schedule

LLCC-Jacksonville offers non-credit opportunities this summer and fall

YOUR MONEY & YOUR LIFE Whatever your stage of life, gain peace of mind and a stronger sense of security as you develop the skills to become debt free, make sound financial decisions, and personally create a brighter financial outlook for you and/or your family. Please bring a 1- inch, pocketed 3-ring binder.
Instructor: kathleen Finkle  Fee: $95  Time: 10 a.m.-noon  Location: LLCC-Jacksonville, room 101
Date: Tues. & Thurs. 6/9/15-7/2/15  Course Code: CEW 105-J05A (ages 19 & over)

GHOST HUNTING 101 Whether you are a true believer or a skeptic with an open mind, this course offers a deeper insight into the world of the paranormal. Learn best practices for ghost hunting, investigating and reviewing evidence as a respected professional provides guidance to the essential characteristics and scientific methodology of paranormal investigation.
Instructor: Loren Hamilton  Fee: $49  Location: LLCC-Jacksonville, room 101  Time: 6:30–8:30 p.m.
Date: Tues., 10/6/15–10/27/15  Course Codes: CEW 112–J50A (ages 19 & over), YES 112–J50A (ages 17–18)

GHOST HUNTING 102 This class prepares you for the full investigative experience and the analysis of a visit to an actual site. Develop an investigation plan and learn techniques for reviewing evidence. Attend three unique sessions, including a visit to a field destination which is thought to be “haunted” to observe, record and verify unusual phenomenon. Ghost Hunting 101 is a prerequisite.
Instructor: Loren Hamilton  Fee: $59  Time: 6:30-8:30 p.m. Location: LLCC-Jacksonville, room 101
Dates: Classroom–Tues., 8/4/15 and 8/25/15, Offsite/TBD–Fri., 8/14/15
Course Code: CEW 112-J50B (ages 19 & over)

BASIC PHOTOGRAPHY Learn the fundamentals of photography that apply to black and white film, color film and digital photography. This course covers the basics: camera types, lenses, filters, depth of field, metering, exposure control and tripods. Learn camera procedures using both automatic and manual modes and
examine the importance of lighting and composition. Please bring a notebook, pen and a camera.
Instructor: Merle Fox  Fee: $65  Time: 6:30-8:30 p.m. Location: LLCC–Jacksonville, room 101
Date: Thurs., 8/6/15-8/27/15  Course Codes: CEW 104-J50A (ages 19 & over), YES 104-J50A (ages 14-18)

THREAD PAINTING MADE EASY Learn to paint with your needle while combining your love of color, cloth and design in this hands-on sewing class. Use the sewing machine and the creative “thread painting” technique to apply colorful stitches and added dimension. Supply fee of $15 payable to instructor. Bring scissors and two spools of Coats & Clark all-purpose thread 250 or 1500 yd spool in natural or cream, available at any fabric or discount superstore.
Instructor: Rosanne Hamilton Fee: $29  Time: 6:30-8:30 p.m. Location: Illinois School for the Deaf
Date: Sat., 9/12/15-9/19/15  Course Code: CEW 103-J40A (ages 19 & over)

FINDING YOUR HERITAGE This workshop is designed for individuals with limited or no previous experience with researching or documenting family histories. Each session builds upon known information and includes procedures for researching, documenting, organizing and filing materials. This course is not about computer software – it focuses on determining what, where and how to maintain the historical information. Please bring an 8.5” X 11” notebook paper and a pen to the first class.
Instructor: Kathleen Cook  Fee: $49  Time: 6-7:30 p.m.  Location: LLCC-Jacksonville, room 101
Date: Thurs. 10/8/15–10/29/15   Course Code: CEW 400-J50A

For more information or to register, call 786.2754. Online registration is available at www.llcc.edu/community-education.