The Lehman College Office of Continuing Education is pleased to continue the exciting collaboration with the Riverdale Y. Beginning this fall, Lehman will be offering a series of new classes at the Riverdale Y. In addition to the Y classes, Lehman offers professional certificate programs in Bookkeeping and Accounting, Information Technology, Health Information Management (Medical Billing and Coding), Allied Health, Teacher Certification Exam Preparation, Childcare, Professional and Personal Development, and programs for mature adults, children and teens. For full information, visit the Lehman website: www.lehman.edu/ce or call (718) 960-8512 for more information.
Lehman College Continuing Education classes are taught by professionals and experts in their fields. Music, performing arts and art classes are taught by internationally renowned performing artists, like Rosemary George (singing) and working artists who have extensive teaching experience. Business classes are led by university level economic teachers and experienced financial advisors/analysts. Language classes and writing classes are taught by language specialists and experienced writers. Cooking classes are conducted by teachers trained at culinary institutes and with catering experience. The instructors have both the education, training, working and teaching experience to provide students with not only a sound theoretical background, but also a practical application of what they have learned.
GET HOOKED ON CROCHETING
April 9 to May 7 and May 21
Learn how to create beautiful works of art, as well as practical wearable art in this hands-on workshop teaching the basic skills to advanced crochet techniques. You will be able to make afghan blankets, scarves and hats using skills you learn in class. Open to students at all levels. Materials: worsted weight yarn and a G or H hook and a notebook/pen.
THE SIX-HOUR ART MAJOR
May 1 and 8
Instructor: Gene Wisniewski
While you won’t walk away with an actual diploma, you will be engaged in this highly-informative seminar that offers mini-versions of the essential coursework. It’s Art History, Art Appreciation and even hands-on exercises all rolled into a short course. You will graduate from this class with a deeper understanding of the world of art.
March 13 to April 24
Dates no class will be held: March 27
Instructor: Stephen Epstein
Learn the power and fun of making Abstract Art with a new art vocabulary and a totally new and fresh manner of how to look and understand this exciting art form!
Registration is as easy as 1,2,3:
Students may register with a credit card (MasterCard or VISA only) by phone:
by mail or in person
(personal check, money order, MasterCard, or VISA):
School of Continuing and Professional Studies
250 Bedford Park Blvd, W.
Carman Hall, Room 128
Bronx, NY 10468
For additional information, students should call:
Mon-Thurs. 9:00am-6:30pm, Friday 9:00am-4:30pm, or Saturday 9:15am-1:30pm
*NOTE: Tuition does not include a $20 non-refundable registration fee.