Tuesday, April 7, 2015

CLL Newsletter April 2015

April 2015

April at the CLL
The CLL Spring Term started on Monday, April 6th. With over 330 classes and 40+ brand new offerings, there's something new, just for you. Come choose from over 325 classes, 50+new classes, and more evening and Saturday classes than ever (to fit with working schedules).
And don’t forget that for the rest of April, “Campaign for Student Success” donations will be matched - $1.00 becomes $1.50.
In this issue:
  • Campaign for Student Success
  • Classes Starting Soon
  • Summer Tuition Assistance
  • Learn Something New with Look & Learn
  • What Our Students Are Saying
Try something new at the CLL

CLL at the ParentClick Kids Expo
Important Dates:
  • April 6 – May 1: SBCC Foundation Campaign for Student Success
  • April 6 – May 8: Tuition Assistance Applications Available
  • May 25: Memorial Day (No Classes/Offices Closed)
  • June 13: Last Day of Spring Term
Campaign for Student Success: April 6 - May 1

  • Please consider “Paying it Forward” with a donation to support Tuition Assistance, Classes/Facilities, and Outreach for CLL students.
  • Don’t forget that until May 1st, donations will be matched - $1.00 becomes $1.50.
  • To contribute, visit www.sbcc.edu/supportCLL. (Scroll down and write “CLL” in the Specific Instructions field.)
Spring Term 2015 Classes Starting Soon

Don’t miss out on these great classes, starting soon.
April 9: Lawn Bowls, Your New Sport
April 10: Singing from the Heart: Basics of Singing
April 11: Successful Self-Publishing - Strategies and Tactics to Avoid Pitfalls
April 13: Flavors of Latin America
April 14: The Urge to Act: Level 1

Craving something different? Browse all classes here

    Summer Term Tuition Assistance

    SBCC Center for Lifelong Learning will accept applications for tuition assistance for summer classes April 6 – May 8, 2015. Interested students may apply for a $75 tuition e-voucher. Applicants who apply for tuition assistance must demonstrate financial need, and are limited to one voucher per term, and two vouchers per academic year.
    Here are THREE ways you can apply for Tuition Assistance for Summer Term 2014:

    1. Fill out the application online (click here).
    2. Download a printable form, fill it out and bring it to either the Schott Campus or Wake Campus.
    3. Come to either the Schott Campus or Wake Campus to pick up a form.
    Learn Something New with Look & Learn

    Discover hints on how to master a new language. with CLL Spanish instructor, Silvia Morgan, in the CLL’s Look & Learn video: Ways to Learn a New Language.
    Learn something new in just a minute or two with our growing collection of Look & Learn ‘how-to’ videos, featuring the CLL’s expert, professional teachers.
    View ALL Look & Learn videos on the CLL’s YouTube Channel

      What Our Students Are Saying

      "I have so enjoyed my recent cooking classes at the CLL. Thank you again for the innovations and outreach.” – Dana Simpson, CLL student

      Did you have a great experience at the CLL? We'd love to hear from you! Send us an e-mail us at infoCLL@sbcc.edu.

      Monday, April 6, 2015

      Arts and Crafts at the CLL

      Discover Arts & Crafts at the CLL

      Do you want to make the world a more beautiful and fascinating place? This spring, try your hand at something creative. The CLL offers Santa Barbara’s best variety of art classes. These classes are starting soon. Register today!

      • Figure Drawing and Painting
      • Paint with Thread
      • Landscape Oil Painting from Photos  
      • and more! 

      Evening Class!
      Figure Drawing and Painting
      5 Tuesdays, beginning April 7
      6:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m.
      Students enhance their ability to draw and paint the human figure. Short and long poses by live models contribute to skill acquisition in perception, expression, composition, and proportion. Class Cost: $99 Materials Cost: $5

      Paint with Thread
      4 Tuesdays, beginning April 7
      1 p.m.-3 p.m.
      Learn the traditional Japanese technique of painting with thread (Bunka Shishu) as you create amazing pictures resembling fine oil paintings. Join an experienced teacher as we explore a wide variety of techniques, from simple to complex adaptions. Class Cost: $40

      Landscape Oil Painting from Photos
      9 Thursdays, beginning April 9
      9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
      This class includes instruction and demonstration of creating an oil painting from a photo from start to finish. You will analyze your photo through drawing, color mixing and create paintings from your own photos, with individual hands-on help and critique from the instructor. Class Cost: $135 Materials Cost: $5

      You can view ALL Arts & Crafts classes here.
      Just Curious?  Discover tips on how to approach works in a gallery with our Look & Learn video, "What to do When You Go to an Art Gallery?"

      Explore over 325 Spring 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!

      The SBCC Center for Lifelong Learning Spring Term begins April 6. Come choose from over 325 evening, weekday and Saturday classes, including one-day workshops starting and ending throughout the term. Register today at www.sbcc.edu/CLL.