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  • Advanced Youth Karate
  • Fee: $50.00
    Dates: 9/3/2024 - 12/3/2024
    Times: 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    Days: Tu
    Sessions: 14
    Building: Fitness Center/Gym
    Room: Fitness Center/Gym
    Instructor: Jennifer Stieger
    Advanced Youth Karate is for students who are interested in continuing their martial arts practice. Class will consist of kata and kumite (sparring) drills. Students may register by instructor invitation only.
    Elko In-Person Class
 

  • Bob Ross Technique for Oil Painting: Autumn Glory
  • Fee: $135.00
    Dates: 11/9/2024 - 11/9/2024
    Times: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    Days: Sa
    Sessions: 1
    Building: Greenhaw Tech Arts
    Room: GTA 122,123
    Instructor: LeRay Reese
    This is an 18X24 painting. Learn the painting techniques used by Bob Ross. This is done using wet on wet oil, with various brushes, brush strokes, and a palette knife to create a beautiful painting like Bob Ross. All supplies needed to complete your painting are included. Elko In-Person Class
 

  • Bob Ross Technique for Oil Painting: Christmas Candle
  • Fee: $145.00
    Dates: 12/7/2024 - 12/7/2024
    Times: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    Days: Sa
    Sessions: 1
    Building: Greenhaw Tech Arts
    Room: GTA 122,123
    Instructor: LeRay Reese
    This is an 16X20 painting. Learn the painting techniques used by Bob Ross. This is done using wet on wet oil, with various brushes, brush strokes, and a palette knife to create a beautiful painting like Bob Ross. All supplies needed to complete your painting are included. Elko In-Person Class
 

  • Bob Ross Technique for Oil Painting: Quiet Mountain Lake
  • Fee: $125.00
    Dates: 10/12/2024 - 10/12/2024
    Times: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    Days: Sa
    Sessions: 1
    Building: Greenhaw Tech Arts
    Room: GTA 122,123
    Instructor: LeRay Reese
    This is an 16X20 painting. Learn the painting techniques used by Bob Ross. This is done using wet on wet oil, with various brushes, brush strokes, and a palette knife to create a beautiful painting like Bob Ross. All supplies needed to complete your painting are included.
    Elko In-Person Class
 

  • Bob Ross Technique for Oil Painting: Starry Night
  • Fee: $135.00
    Dates: 9/14/2024 - 9/14/2024
    Times: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    Days: Sa
    Sessions: 1
    Building: Greenhaw Tech Arts
    Room: GTA 122,123
    Instructor: LeRay Reese
    This is an 16X20 painting. Learn the painting techniques used by Bob Ross. This is done using wet on wet oil, with various brushes, brush strokes, and a palette knife to create a beautiful painting like Bob Ross. All supplies needed to complete your painting are included.
    Elko In-Person Class
 

  • Building Your Side Hustle
  • Fee: $30.00
    Dates: 10/5/2024 - 10/5/2024
    Times: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    Days: Sa
    Sessions: 1
    Building: Pahrump Valley Center
    Room: Pahrump 107
    Instructor: Tiffany Ross
    Coffee and dounts will be provided. The time includes a 30-minute lunch break.

    Pahrump Live Class
 

  • Ceramics: Baby Prints Ornament Workshop
  • Fee: $45.00
    Dates: 11/6/2024 - 11/20/2024
    Times: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Days: W
    Sessions: 1
    Building: Arts Annex
    Room: AA 101
    Instructor: Allie Ingels
    Hey parents of babies and toddlers! What better way to remember how little those hands and feet used to be than prints in clay! Bring your little one to the GBC Ceramics studio to press their hands or feet into clay to make up to six keepsake ornaments stamped with your child's name. Instructors will have clay ready and guide you in the process. You can choose the glaze to finish each ornament and pick up once they are fired.
    Choose one session: Wed Nov 6, 13, or 20th from 2-4pm.
    Elko In-Person Class
    Parents will be emailed to choose ONE of these two hour workshops to attend after registration.
 

  • Ceramics: Baby Prints Ornament Workshop
  • Fee: $45.00
    Dates: 11/7/2024 - 11/21/2024
    Times: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Days: Th
    Sessions: 1
    Building: Arts Annex
    Room: AA 101
    Instructor: Allie Ingels
    Hey parents of babies and toddlers! What better way to remember how little those hands and feet used to be than prints in clay! Bring your little one to the GBC Ceramics studio to press their hands or feet into clay to make up to six keepsake ornaments stamped with your child's name. Instructors will have clay ready and guide you in the process. You can choose the glaze to finish each ornament and pick up once they are fired.
    Choose one session: Thurs Nov 7, 14, or 21st from 10am-12pm.
    Elko In-Person Class
    Parents will be emailed to choose ONE of these two hour workshops to attend after registration.
 

  • Ceramics: Introduction to Wheel Throwing
  • Fee: $125.00
    Item Number: 2248CIWT010_01
    Dates: 10/11/2024 - 10/25/2024
    Times: 1:00 PM - 4:30 PM
    Days: F
    Sessions: 3
    Building: Arts Annex
    Room: AA 101
    Instructor: Allie Ingels
    This class is full. Please click the "Add to Waitlist" button below to be placed on a wait list.
    Note: Students will be notified by GBC Continuing Education staff if a seat becomes available.

    Have you always wanted to learn to throw on a pottery wheel? Here is your chance! This introductory class is designed for beginners with little to no experience with clay. The class takes place over 3 consectutive Friday afternoons. The first Friday we will learn the basics of wheel throwing, creating bowls and cyclinders. The second Friday we will learn to trim our pieces, create and attach handles to turn our cyclinders into mugs, and experiment with different decorative techniques. The third Friday we will glaze our pieces and learn about cone 10 firing in the kiln. All materials and firings are included. Students must be 16 or older.
    Elko In-Person Class
 

  • Ceramics: Open Studio
  • Fee: $390.00
    Dates: 9/10/2024 - 12/13/2024
    Building: Arts Annex
    Room: AA 101
    Instructor: Allie Ingels, Lilly Lueck
    Prerequisite: Students must have previously taken Intro to Wheel Throwing, Beginning Handbuilding, or Open Studio prior to enrolling. Students must be 18 or older. The course fee includes all materials, tools, and firings. Get creative, come join our community of people who love working with clay!
    Elko In-Person Class

    Open studio hours:
    Mon. & Wed. 9:30am-1:30pm  •  Tues. 5-8pm  •  Thurs. 4-8pm  •   Fri. 9:30am-12:30pm
    No class Nov 25-29th for Thanksgiving Break.
 

  • Clay 101: Working in Clay Basics
  • Fee: $255.00
    Dates: 9/13/2024 - 11/16/2024
    Times: 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Days: F Sa
    Sessions: 12
    Building: Arts Annex
    Room: AA 103
    Instructor: Ursula Stanton
    The course will be taught two weeks a month on Friday and Saturday for three months. All materials and firings included. Elko In-Person Class
    Sept 13-14, Sept 20-21; Oct 11-12, Oct 18-19; Nov 8-9, Nov 15-16
 

  • Commercial Driver's License (CDL) Class A Training
  • Item: 2248CDL010_01
    Dates: 9/9/2024 - 10/18/2024
    Times: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Sessions: 30
    Building: CDL Training Building
    Instructor: Dewey Young
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  • Commercial Driver's License (CDL) Class A Training
  • Item: 2248CDL010_02
    Dates: 10/21/2024 - 11/27/2024
    Times: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Sessions: 28
    Building: CDL Training Building
    Instructor: Dewey Young
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    No class on 10/25.
 

  • Commercial Driver's License (CDL) Class A Training
  • Item: 2252CDL010_01
    Dates: 1/6/2025 - 2/14/2025
    Times: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Sessions: 30
    Building: CDL Training Building
    Instructor: Dewey Young
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    No class on 1/20.
 

  • Commercial Driver's License (CDL) Class A Training
  • Item: 2252CDL010_02
    Dates: 2/18/2025 - 3/28/2025
    Times: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Sessions: 29
    Building: CDL Training Building
    Instructor: Dewey Young
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  • Computer Literacy Bootcamp
  • Fee: $30.00
    Dates: 7/26/2024 - 7/26/2024
    Times: 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    Days: F
    Sessions: 1
    Building: Ely Center
    Room: Ely 108
    Instructor: Destin Brandis
    Participants will gain confidence in using computers for everyday tasks and be equipped with fundamental digital literacy skills necessary for personal and professional use. Join us to unlock the potential of technology and enhance your computer proficiency in a supportive and interactive learning environment.
    Ely In-Person Class
 

  • Fitness Center Membership
  • Fee: $30.00
    Dates: 6/10/2024 - 8/1/2024
    Building: Fitness Center/Gym

    The Fitness Center Membership is for Elko community members ages 18 and up.

    HOURS -- Monday: 8am to 1pm, 2pm to 7pm
    Tuesday: 8am to 1pm, 2pm to 7pm
    Wednesday: 8am to 1pm, 2pm to 6pm
    Thursday: 8am to 12pm, 2pm to 7pm

    Closed on June 19 and July 4th.
 

  • Fitness Center Membership
  • Fee: $40.00
    Dates: 6/10/2024 - 8/1/2024
    Building: Fitness Center/Gym

    The Fitness Center Membership is for Elko community members ages 18 and up.

    HOURS -- Monday: 8am to 1pm, 2pm to 7pm
    Tuesday: 8am to 1pm, 2pm to 7pm
    Wednesday: 8am to 1pm, 2pm to 6pm
    Thursday: 8am to 12pm, 2pm to 7pm

    Class fee includes $10 per semester locker rental fee.

    Closed on June 19 and July 4th.
 

  • Jewelry Fabrication Techniques: Sentimental Silverware and China Cabochons
  • Fee: $275.00
    Dates: 9/10/2024 - 12/10/2024
    Times: 10:30 AM - 1:30 PM
    Days: Tu
    Sessions: 14
    Building: Arts Annex
    Room: AA 102
    Instructor: Mica Johnson
    In this class we will learn, step by step, how to make a piece of jewelry out of silverware with a cabochone out of a dish plate or China cup, feel free to bring your own but I will provide materials.
    Elko In-Person Class
 

 

  • Rock Wall Certification
  • Fee: $25.00
    Building:

    For experienced climbers to be certified or re-certified to use the rock wall. The certification will be by appointment with the rock wall instructor once the student has registered.
    Certifications are valid for two years.

 

  • Rock Wall: Open Climbing
  • Fee: $50.00
    Dates: 9/5/2024 - 12/12/2024
    Times: 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    Days: M Th
    Sessions: 29
    Building: Fitness Center/Gym
    Room:
    Instructor: Carl Acheson
    This course will teach the basic skills of indoor rock climbing. You will learn how to top rope belay, body position techniques and how to be safe while climbing. We will learn and continuously practice skills throughout the semester. No experience is necesary and all skill levels are welcome. Climbing gear (harness and belay device) are provided by GBC. Wear stretchy comfortable clothing.
    No class on Nov. 11 and 28.
 

  • Strength Training: Weights
  • Fee: $150.00
    Dates: 8/26/2024 - 12/4/2024
    Times: 12:05 PM - 1:00 PM
    Days: M W
    Sessions: 30
    Building: Fitness Center/Gym
    Room:
    Instructor: Jennifer Stieger
    Each class begins with a full-body warm-up, followed by a series of strength training exercises executed with dumbbells, kettlebells, and resistance bands. Students will improve muscular strength, muscular endurance, and flexibility. The workout can be modified for any fitness level.
    Elko In-Person Class
    No class on 09/02 and 11/11
 

  • Tai Chi Ch'uan
  • Fee: $100.00
    Dates: 8/26/2024 - 12/11/2024
    Times: 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
    Days: M W
    Sessions: 32
    Building: Fitness Center/Gym
    Room:
    Instructor: John Snyder
    Tai Chi is an internal martial art and health exercise which focuses on breathing, physical movement and relaxation. Posture, flexibility, balance, and mind-body coordination are improved as the student gains confidence in learning to apply Tai Chi concepts through breath work, warm-up exercises, Tai Chi forms, and loosening and cool down exercises. Often called‘poetry in motion,’the slow and gentle movements of Tai Chi are excellent for reducing tension and stress and for promoting general health in both body and mind. Tai Chi is non-competitive, self-paced and beginner-friendly. Comfortable clothing and shoes recommended.
    Elko In-Person Class
 

  • Yoga Styles
  • Fee: $165.00
    Dates: 8/27/2024 - 12/10/2024
    Times: 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
    Days: Tu
    Sessions: 16
    Building: Fitness Center/Gym
    Room:
    Instructor: Stephanie Davis
    Join us for yoga! Relieve stress, create calm, improve flexibility, promote circulation, stimulate digestion, release toxins, enhance breathing, boost energy, balance hormones, practice mindfulness - the list of benefits from yoga is somewhat endless! Practicing with a group and under the guidance of an experienced yoga instructor is a great way to maximize these benefits.
    This class is appropriate for beginner and intermediate yogis. Classes will be based on participants' interests and needs, and styles will be hatha, vinyasa, restorative and yin, etc. All props provided, although participants may want to bring their own mat (mats are provided as well!).
 

  • Youth Karate
  • Fee: $90.00
    Dates: 9/3/2024 - 12/3/2024
    Times: 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
    Days: Tu
    Sessions: 14
    Building: Fitness Center/Gym
    Room: Fitness Center/Gym
    Instructor: Jennifer Stieger
    Students will learn and understand the three main components of Kyokushin, which is a stand-up, full-contact karate: basics (kihon), forms (kata), and sparring (kumite). Physical fitness is a large component of the class, and students will engage in exercises designed to improve strength, endurance, and flexibility. All levels are welcome. Youth Karate is for ages 10 and up.
    Elko In-Person Class
 

  • Commercial Driver's License (CDL) Class A Training
  • Item: 2245CDL010_02
    Dates: 7/15/2024 - 8/23/2024
    Times: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Sessions: 30
    Building: CDL Training Building
    Instructor: Dewey Young
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