Thursday, June 25, 2015

Explore your creative side, this Summer at the CLL


Calling all artists and artisans! This summer, create lasting treasures while expanding your creative skills, with these unique upcoming Saturday classes.

Come learn from our expert, professional teachers and create side by side with a an encouraging community of other do-it-yourselfers, aspiring and professional artisans. 

These Saturday classes fill fast, so be sure to register early!

Stone CarvingSaturday Stone Carving, Beginners to Intermediate
with Rebecca Davis
6 Saturdays, beginning July 11th

9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Enjoy learning the fundamentals of stone carving, focusing on the basic techniques of carving and the development of ideas and forms. Beginners use hand tools to carve alabaster. Intermediate carvers will work in a full range of stone using hand and power tools. Start with an idea and finish with a beautiful stone carving. Class Cost: $108
Register here.

CLL jewelry student
New!
Make Your Own Metal Bowl: Techniques in Vessel Raising
with Carl Stanley
Saturday, July 11th

8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
'Vessel Raising' is the technique of raising a metal vessel from a flat sheet. Learn the steps involved in creating a basic bowl out of a flat copper sheet. Discover how to manipulate the tools used to form the bowl from sheet metal - a sandbag, hammers and some raising stakes. Class Cost: $75 Materials Cost: $55
Register here.

Got a minute?
Carl Stanley videoMeet CLL Jewelry teacher Carl Stanley with the CLL’s video: “Meet Our Teacher: Carl Stanley”

Looking for something different? View ALL Summer classes here.

Explore over 175 Summer Classes! Click here to browse our printed schedule.

Want to be the first to find out about new classes and special CLL ‘insider’ info? Follow @sbccCLL on Facebook and Twitter!

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Transform your body, this Summer at the CLL

Come re-energize this summer at the CLL! 

Choose from a single-session boost, or a three-class series with local fitness expert, CLL teacher Mikki Reilly.

Don’t wait to get in shape. Register today!

Fitness studentsOne-day only!
Live to be 100 and Die Disease Free

with Mikki Reilly
Saturday, June 27th

10 a.m.-11:30 a.m.
Transform yourself to find a new and disease-free world that awaits you! In this class, students will discover the role of intermittent fasting to enhance health and learn to take control and reverse the aging process through strength training. Class Cost: $12

This one-day workshop will fill fast. Register here to save your space!


NEW!Movement
Release the Younger You through Primal Movement

with Mikki Reilly
3 Wednesdays, beginning July 15th

10 a.m.-11 a.m.
Based on age-old primal movement patterns and natural postures, students will learn to perform simple but challenging exercises that work the entire body. Class Cost: $18

Click here to register now.

Got a minute?
Mikki Reilly videoMeet CLL Health teacher, Mikki Reilly with the CLL’s video: “Meet Our Teacher: Mikki Reilly

Explore over 175 Summer Classes! Click here to browse our printed schedule.

Want to be the first to find out about new classes and special CLL ‘insider’ info? Follow @sbccCLL on Facebook and Twitter!

Thursday, June 18, 2015

Come learn from an award-winning, professional photographer how to stage your own scenes or capture your summer adventures.

Photography delights more than just the sense of sight – with expert guidance, your images will have the power to capture your personal experiences, and tell impactful stories of our community and the world beyond.
Don’t let your summer pass without taking one of these great classes. Register today!

Starting in June and July:

CLL Photography Student
New!
Create Photographs With Impactwith Charles (Chuck) Place
5 Tuesdays, beginning June 30th9 a.m.-12 Noon

Join an award winning professional photographer as you learn how to strengthen your compositions and create compelling photographs in any light source using a wide variety of techniques, including selective focus, motion blur, manipulation of light sources, backlighting, contrast, color saturation, rule of thirds, forced perspective and many more! Class Cost: $150 
Click here to register now! 



CLL Photo OceanNew!
Photography For Travelerswith Charles (Chuck) Place
5 Thursdays, beginning July 2nd9 a.m.-12 Noon 

Discover the techniques professional travel photographers use to create dynamic, powerful images in any kind of situation. Make the images from your next trip captivating to both friends and family while transporting you back to the sights, sounds and smells of your favorite destinations! Class Cost: $150 
Register here. 

Another great class that welcomes your own special point of view! Come share in friendly discussion and debate about Hollywood and beyond with our “My Favorite Movie” film appreciation series, starting June 27th! 

Citizen KaneMy Favorite Moviewith Fred Hofmann
6 Saturdays, beginning June 27th1 p.m.-3 p.m. 

All of us have a favorite movie which has special meaning for us and about which we feel we have special insights. Why not share these insights about your favorite movie with other students? Discover great movies, and develop an appreciation of this great art along the way. Class Cost: $72
Register here.

Explore over 175 Summer Classes! Click here to browse our printed schedule. 

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Monday, June 15, 2015

Earn your CEUs this Summer at the CLL

Step away from your computer screen this summer and come enjoy live lectures and interactive classes to fulfill your CEU requirements! Choose one or several of the CLL’s 13 CEU-offering Summer classes and workshops to earn RN/LVN/CNA and MFT/LCSW CEU credits. Take a look and register today.

Let the CLL be your source for professional education and advancement. Classes include complementary, integrative and behavioral topics with engaging teachers, all expert professionals in their fields. Register now before they fill!

CLL Poetry StudentsReading and Writing Poetry for Personal Growth
with David Richo
8 Mondays, beginning June 22nd
10 a.m.-12 Noon
MFT/LCSW CEUs: 14

Discover ways of looking at poetry that help you look back over the events of your lives to see what still needs to be resolved. The reading of poems becomes a vehicle to see the meaning and purpose of your life. Write your own poems in class and listen to other students’ poems when they are ready to share. This will help you notice the similarities in the human experience and deal with future life issues in creative ways. Class Cost: $96
Register here .

CLL student CEUs
Practicing Mindfulness- Harmony, Health, Happinesswith Dana Drobny
4 Tuesdays, beginning July 7th 
10:30 a.m.-12 Noon
CN, RN/LVN CEUs: 6

Learn a range of mindful meditation, movement, and contemplation techniques so you can discover and create a daily practice that best meets your needs - whether it is to strengthen your health and well-being, focus attention, reduce negative stress responses, or simply experience greater joy and contentment. Remembering how to live in this present moment strengthens our body, calms our mind, and helps us greet life’s challenges and surprises with greater courage and ease. Beginners and experienced meditators welcome. Class Cost: $36

Click here to register.

Spanish Review – Beginning
10 Tuesdays and Thursdays, beginning June 23rd
CNA, RN/LVN CEUs: 18

Spanish Review – Intermediate
10 Tuesdays and Thursdays, beginning June 23rd
CNA, RN/LVN CEUs: 18

Spanish 5 – Low Intermediate Conversational
6 Tuesdays, beginning June 23rd
CNA, RN/LVN CEUs: 10

Spanish Review – Advanced
6 Tuesdays, beginning June 23rd
CNA, RN/LVN CEUs: 10

Spanish 7 – High Intermediate Conversational
5 Wednesdays, beginning June 24th
CNA, RN/LVN CEUs: 7.5

Building Your Intuitive Muscle
4 Thursdays, beginning June 25th
MFT/LCSW CEUs: 8

The Power of the Present Moment and Spiritual Practice
Saturday, June 27th
CNA, RN/LVN and MFT/LCSW CEUs: 2

Neuroscience Plus Ancient Wisdom – A Catalyst for Deeper Spiritual Practice
Saturday, July 18th
CNA, RN/LVN and MFT/LCSW CEUs: 2

From Heartache to Hope – Your Family and Addiction
Saturday, July 25th
MFT/LCSW CEUs: 4

Past Life Regression Workshop
Saturday, July 25th
MFT/LCSW CEUs: 3

Self-Esteem – Achieving Compassionate Accountability
Saturday, July 25th
MFT/LCSW CEUs: 3

Life, Death and Afterlife
Saturday, August 1st
CNA, RN/LVN and MFT/LCSW CEUs: 6

Explore over 175 Summer Classes! Click here to browse our printed schedule.

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Friday, June 12, 2015

Do it yourself, at the CLL

Discover your creative genius, at the CLL! Whether furniture flipping, jewelry making or creating that perfect container for your favorite plant, let the CLL guide your do-it-yourself project this summer.

These classes fill fast, so be sure to register early.

CLL PaintDecorative Painting and Application Techniques That Will Transform Your Furnishings
with Maryvonne LaParliére
6 Thursdays, beginning June 25th
12:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m.

Transform your furniture into beautiful functional art that will have you smiling from ear to ear. From preparation to a variety of application techniques students will transform their forgotten piece into a showpiece. Class Cost: $108 Materials Cost: $25

Register here.

The Art of Jewelry Making - Level 1CLL Jewelry Making Student
with Keith Hale
8 Tuesdays, beginning June 23rd
6 p.m.-9 p.m.

Learn how to make silver rings, earrings, pins, and pendants in this beginner class. Students will explore techniques and applications in using jewelry tools, working with materials, setting gemstones, and more! Class Cost: $214 Materials Cost: $60

This class fills fast. Register now!


CLL Ceramics StudentCreating Ceramic Containers
with Bernard Sayers
7 Fridays, beginning June 26th

Stop looking for the right decorative pot and make your own! Students will explore the techniques of hand building and wheel throwing to create containers especially for fresh cut flowers and potted plants. No experience required! Class Cost: $159 Materials Cost: $15

Don’t forget to register here.


CLL Look & Learn LaParliére Got a minute?

Sit back and let CLL teacher, Maryvonne LaParliére tells us what to look for when choosing furniture for painting in the CLL’s Look & Learn video: Choosing Furniture for Your Painting Project”.

Explore over 175 Summer Classes! Click here to browse our printed schedule.

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Tuesday, June 9, 2015

Are you ready for Summer Entertaining?

This Summer, come discover your ‘inner chef’ and learn easy ways to impress your guests!
Join us evenings, weekdays or Saturdays for a class or one-time workshop. Just in time to re-energize for summer visitors - or to “re-ignite” your passion for backyard or beachside grilling!
These classes fill fast, so be sure to register early.

Summer Entertaining: A Perfect MenuCLL Cooking Students
with Chef Michele Molony

Tuesday, June 23rd
10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Stressed about what to serve friends and family when they visit? Master a one-of-a-kind menu with a Cordon Bleu-trained chef by your side ! Class Cost: $31 Materials Cost: $15

Register here. (Summer Entertaining: A Perfect Menu is offered 4 times this summer term! Each week focuses on a different menu based on a summer theme. Click here to view the whole course series)

CLL GrillingGrilling Beyond the BBQ
with Chef Suzanne (Landry) Lemagie

Saturday, June 27th
9 a.m.-1 p.m.

Think beyond the 'hunk of meat' BBQ and explore the many ways of the grill. In this class, students will learn to roast, grill and bake veggies, fruit desserts, salads, biscuits, soup (yes, soup) and protein entrees! Class Cost: $50 Materials Cost: $10
This Saturday class fills fast. Register now, before it’s too late!

Wine Tasting
A Few Good Noses: Wine Tasting and Selection for the Novice
with Ferran Contell
2 Fridays, beginning July 10th
6:30 p.m.-9 p.m.

Interested in wine but don’t know where to start? Explore the different tastes and aromas, the most popular regions and varietals, and how to combine wine and food, using not only your mind, but also your palate.

CLL Teacher Ferran Contell is a certificated sommelier by the Escuela Espanola de Cata and holds Level II by the Wine & Spirits Education Trust of London.

Register here.

Look & Learn ScreenshotGot a minute?

Sit back and let CLL cooking teacher, celebrity chef Suzanne (Landry) Lemagie, show you the proper way to use a knife with the CLL’s Look & Learn video: “Knife Skills

Explore over 175 Summer Classes! Click here to browse our printed schedule.

Want to be the first to find out about new classes and special CLL ‘insider’ info? Follow @sbccCLL on Facebook and Twitter!