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Lose weight without losing dessert! With over 30 years experience in food marketing research for companies such as Dr. Pepper, Arby's, Frito Lay, and Tyson, your instructor understands both the physiology and the psychology of food. Learn to identify the obstacles faced by you, your family, and most Americans, and develop specific strategies to overcome obesity! This course will teach you simple ways to: stabilize your blood sugar, decrease your risk of cancer, improve heart & GI tract health, and achieve a feeling of overall well-being! Spend several weeks tracking your food intake and getting the professional insight you need to make informed choices. Protect yourself and your family by becoming a smarter, healthier, happier consumer!

Start date: 10/21/17

End date: 10/28/17

Total Cost: $89.00

Schedule : Weekly - Sat 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM; 2 sessions; starting 10/21/2017, ending 10/28/2017

Instructor : Alexander Swan 

Location : Elizabeth Bradley Turner Center Location : 
  Elizabeth Bradley Turner Center.



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Choose your college major. Make a mid-life change. Find a new challenge in retirement. Match your individual likes and dislikes with satisfied and successful workers in 6 general work environments, 30 basic activity interests, 244 specific occupations, and 5 personality styles. Using results from the Strong Interest Inventory, you will identify potentially satisfying company cultures, work atmospheres, hobbies, and leisure interests. Licensed Professional Counselor Larry Meisel will help you understand the results and provide you with an understanding of where you are likely to find satisfaction, and what kinds of people with whom you are likely to enjoy working.

Start date: 09/07/17

End date: 09/28/17

Total Cost: $69.00

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM; 4 sessions; starting 9/7/2017, ending 9/28/2017

Instructor : . TBD 

Location : Elizabeth Bradley Turner Center Location : 
  Elizabeth Bradley Turner Center.



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Choose your college major. Make a mid-life change. Find a new challenge in retirement. Match your individual likes and dislikes with satisfied and successful workers in 6 general work environments, 30 basic activity interests, 244 specific occupations, and 5 personality styles. Using results from the Strong Interest Inventory, you will identify potentially satisfying company cultures, work atmospheres, hobbies, and leisure interests. Licensed Professional Counselor Larry Meisel will help you understand the results and provide you with an understanding of where you are likely to find satisfaction, and what kinds of people with whom you are likely to enjoy working.

Start date: 10/26/17

End date: 11/16/17

Total Cost: $69.00

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM; 4 sessions; starting 10/26/2017, ending 11/16/2017

Instructor : . TBD 

Location : Elizabeth Bradley Turner Center Location : 
  Elizabeth Bradley Turner Center.



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Everyone has a story…but how in the world do you find them? In this workshop, storyteller and educator Carol Cain will help participants uncover the stories of the memorable people and places in their lives using techniques she has learned from her mentor, internationally known storyteller Donald Davis.  Through a series of memory prompts, participants will first create a collection of story ideas and then work through the process of finding the stories that need to be told.  There will be time for informal story sharing and storytelling.  A fun workshop for those who know they have stories and those that aren’t sure!

Start date: 09/23/17

End date: 09/23/17

Total Cost: $49.00

Schedule : Weekly - Sat 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM; starting 9/23/2017, ending 9/23/2017

Instructor : Carol Cain 

Location : Elizabeth Bradley Turner Center Location : 
  Elizabeth Bradley Turner Center.



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Everyone has a story…but how in the world do you find them? In this workshop, storyteller and educator Carol Cain will help participants uncover the stories of the memorable people and places in their lives using techniques she has learned from her mentor, internationally known storyteller Donald Davis.  Through a series of memory prompts, participants will first create a collection of story ideas and then work through the process of finding the stories that need to be told.  There will be time for informal story sharing and storytelling.  A fun workshop for those who know they have stories and those that aren’t sure!

Start date: 10/28/17

End date: 10/28/17

Total Cost: $49.00

Schedule : Weekly - Sat 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM; starting 10/28/2017, ending 10/28/2017

Instructor : Carol Cain 

Location : Elizabeth Bradley Turner Center Location : 
  Elizabeth Bradley Turner Center.



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Are you looking for a job, a new job, any job?! Regardless of your work experience, a polished resume and strong interview skills are always in demand! Leave a lasting, positive impression on potential employers and land the job you've had your eye on. You will learn what employers look for on resumes and applications, create or update your own resume, and have the opportunity to participate in mock interviews with professionals.

Start date: 10/16/17

End date: 10/30/17

Total Cost: $69.00

Schedule : Weekly - Mon 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM; 3 sessions; starting 10/16/2017, ending 10/30/2017

Instructor : Melissa Hanscomb 

Location : Elizabeth Bradley Turner Center Location : 
  Elizabeth Bradley Turner Center.



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Whether for self-discovery, healing, or fun, journaling is for everyone! Come explore the basics of journals and experience the benefits of this simple, enjoyable adventure in writing. We will dabble in various forms of journaling, including planners, creativity, bullet, self-exploration, personal growth, and responding to prompts.

Start date: 08/26/17

End date: 08/26/17

Total Cost: $59.00

Schedule : Weekly - Sat 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM; starting 8/26/2017, ending 8/26/2017

Instructor : Faye Wells 

Location : Elizabeth Bradley Turner Center Location : 
  Elizabeth Bradley Turner Center.



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Medicare can be challenging and its choices today have become even more complicated. Deciding how to receive your Medicare benefits will change your overall health insurance portfolio, giving you more complex choices to make. Making sense of Medicare and its parts is the first step. This course will help you decipher the Medicare alphabet. Discuss what is covered under Medicare Part A and Part B; understand prescription coverage under Part D; know the difference between Medicare Part C and Medicare Supplements; and be able to confidently choose how you receive your Medicare benefits. This course is intended for educational purposes. Student materials included. Bring your spouse at no additional charge!

Start date: 10/07/17

End date: 10/07/17

Total Cost: $49.00

Schedule : Weekly - Sat 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM; starting 10/7/2017, ending 10/7/2017

Instructor : Melode Thornton 

Location : Elizabeth Bradley Turner Center Location : 
  Elizabeth Bradley Turner Center.



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When you're sailing--find tranquility, find serenity, find the joy of innocence again! Neighbors of Columbus, GA and surrounding areas--enjoy this unique opportunity to sail at Lake Harding under the tutelage of the Chattahoochee Sail Club! First, learn the rules and tools of safe sailing, then enjoy a fun shoreline picnic. Finally, if the wind is right, you'll spend the rest of your day sailing away! Only 12 seats available. Register now!

Start date: 09/23/17

End date: 09/23/17

Total Cost: $99.00

Schedule : Weekly - Sat 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM; starting 9/23/2017, ending 9/23/2017

Instructor : . TBD 

Location : Chattahoochee Sail Club Location : 
  Chattahoochee Sail Club.

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Don't let yourself be intimidated by technology--bring your smartphone or tablet and join us for a few hours of discovery. You'll learn tools and tricks to help you stay current and connected. Join the future where function meets fun!

Start date: 09/16/17

End date: 09/16/17

Total Cost: $59.00

Schedule : Weekly - Sat 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM; starting 9/16/2017, ending 9/16/2017

Instructor : Tonya Wright 

Location : Elizabeth Bradley Turner Center Location : 
  Elizabeth Bradley Turner Center.



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Become social media savvy in a relaxed, non-threatening environment. Learn the essentials of today's most popular social media outlets on mobile devices and computers. By the end, you'll communicate confidently on social media and know lots of cool lingo!

Start date: 10/14/17

End date: 10/14/17

Total Cost: $59.00

Schedule : Weekly - Sat 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM; starting 10/14/2017, ending 10/14/2017

Instructor : Tonya Wright 

Location : Elizabeth Bradley Turner Center Location : 
  Elizabeth Bradley Turner Center.



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Want to learn more about essential oils and how to use them safely? Then this is the class for you! You'll discover essential oil basics and how to use these potent potions to enhance your home, wellness, beauty, and balance.

Start date: 09/27/17

End date: 09/27/17

Total Cost: $25.00

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM; starting 9/27/2017, ending 9/27/2017

Instructor : Tammy Thomas 

Location : Elizabeth Bradley Turner Center Location : 
  Elizabeth Bradley Turner Center.



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