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Personal Enrichment: All Classes   

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Our Personal Enrichment classes are designed for you to explore new interests, develop new skills, and enrich your life. Find your creative outlet by exploring our wide range of classes, from drawing to languages to tai chi. These courses will enrich your routine activities and at the same time give you ways to meet new people and explore new interests and skills.

 
  • Beg Ballroom Dance- Couple
  • Fee: $159.00
    Item Number: 16868
    Dates: 6/18/2024 - 7/30/2024
    Times: 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    Days: Tu
    Sessions: 7
    Building: Building 4
    Room: 4-109
    Instructor: Richard Chapman
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  • Beg Ballroom Dance- Individual
  • Fee: $99.00
    Item Number: 16867
    Dates: 6/18/2024 - 7/30/2024
    Times: 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    Days: Tu
    Sessions: 7
    Building: HL004
    Room: Bldg 4 Rm 109-Class Laboratory
    Instructor: Richard Chapman
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  • Botanical Drawing
  • Fee: $199.00
    Item Number: 16870
    Dates: 6/25/2024 - 8/13/2024
    Times: 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Days: Tu
    Sessions: 8
    Building: HLONL
    Room: Online
    Instructor: Marina Megale
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  • Thrifty Nifty Watercolor
  • Fee: $159.00
    Item Number: 16424
    Dates: 6/25/2024 - 7/30/2024
    Times: 5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    Days: Tu
    Sessions: 6
    Building: HL010
    Room: Bldg 10 Room 101-Classroom
    Instructor: Emily Lee
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    Want to break into a new hobby without breaking your wallet? This class is for new/beginner watercolor artists who want to learn a craft that can easily be brought home for practice and relaxation. Students will learn basic watercolor techniques, color mixing, and composition that they will apply to various landscape paintings. Each week, students will focus on a new skill, have an opportunity to paint along with the instructor, and then have time to practice and on their own.

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  • Paint & Sip Individual
  • Fee: $79.00
    Item Number: 18937
    Dates: 8/9/2024 - 8/9/2024
    Times: 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    Days: F
    Sessions: 1
    Building: HLMST
    Room: Bldg MaST Room 102-Classroom
    Instructor: Amanda Sweeney
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    Are you looking to unwind, socialize and reconnect with your creativity? Gather your friends, co-workers, plan a date night, or join solo to enjoy a social paint-and-sip evening! Participants will follow guided step-by-step instructions to create a beginning landscape painting with provided materials. Previous art skills are not required to learn, have fun, and take home your new artistic creation! Located at Highline’s MaST Center Aquarium at Redondo Beach in Des Moines, you may see gorgeous views of the beach, marine life, and the Olympic Mountains. 

    Required: Must be 21 and older, and provide proof of DOB.  Supplies & Wine are included.   CE Pic

 

  • Paint & Sip Couple
  • Fee: $139.00
    Item Number: 18939
    Dates: 8/9/2024 - 8/9/2024
    Times: 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    Days: F
    Sessions: 1
    Building: HLMST
    Room: MaST Center
    Instructor: Amanda Sweeney
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    Are you looking to unwind, socialize and reconnect with your creativity? Gather your friends, co-workers, plan a date night, or join solo to enjoy a social paint-and-sip evening! Participants will follow guided step-by-step instructions to create a beginning landscape painting with provided materials. Previous art skills are not required to learn, have fun, and take home your new artistic creation! Located at Highline’s MaST Center Aquarium at Redondo Beach in Des Moines, you may see gorgeous views of the beach, marine life, and the Olympic Mountains. 

    Required: Must be 21 and older, and provide proof of DOB.  Supplies & Wine are included.   CE Pic

 

  • Embroidery
  • Fee: $88.00
    Item Number: 16470
    Dates: 7/10/2024 - 7/31/2024
    Times: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    Days: W
    Sessions: 4
    Building: HL010
    Room: Bldg 10 Room 104-Classroom
    Instructor: Leita Earl
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  • NYMPHS FOR TROUT
  • Fee: $49.00
    Item Number: 17104
    Dates: 6/20/2024 - 8/20/2024
    Times: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Days: Th
    Sessions: 1
    Building: HLARR
    Room: Arranged
    Instructor:
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    River and Stream Trout feed 80% of the time or more on subsurface aquatic insects of "Nymphs." Successful fly anglers learn how to imitate this super important food source. We will learn and practice Indicator Nymph fishing strategies while fishing for wild Rainbow and Cutthroat trout on the Cedar River. Directions and information will be sent upon registration. Rod,Reel and Line setups can be rented from instructor for $10.
 

  • FLY FISHING SECRET CREEKS
  • Fee: $49.00
    Item Number: 17213
    Dates: 6/25/2024 - 6/25/2024
    Times: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    Days: Tu
    Sessions: 1
    Building: HLARR
    Room: Arranged
    Instructor:
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    If you like to get away from the crowded rivers and explore much lesser fished water, these fisheries are for you. In the classroom session we will discuss where to find these streams, when to fish them, and cover strategies for success. Class will include a resource guide. After the classroom session there will be 2 optional outings to experience these fisheries.
 

  • WESTSIDE STREAM OUTING
  • Fee: $69.00
    Item Number: 17214
    Dates: 7/2/2024 - 7/2/2024
    Times: 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Days: Tu
    Sessions: 1
    Building: HLARR
    Room: Arranged
    Instructor:
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    Students are required to be registered in Fly Fishing: Secret Creeks (SKU# 17213).

    Directions and information will be sent upon registration. 

 

  • EASTSIDE STREAM OUTING
  • Fee: $89.00
    Item Number: 17215
    Dates: 7/13/2024 - 7/13/2024
    Times: 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    Days: Sa
    Sessions: 1
    Building: HLARR
    Room: Arranged
    Instructor:
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    Students are required to be registered in Fly Fishing: Secret Creeks (SKU# 17213).

    Directions and information will be sent upon registration. 

 

  • Global Warming and Mitigation
  • Fee: $49.00
    Item Number: 17216
    Dates: 7/23/2024 - 7/23/2024
    Times: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Days: Tu
    Sessions: 1
    Building: HLARR
    Room: Arranged
    Instructor:
    THIS CLASS IS FULL. Please click the "Add to Interest List" button below.
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    The most exciting moment in fly fishing is when a Trout rises to the surface to take a well presented Dry Fly. We will cover upstream, cross stream and downstream dry fly presentations in this hands-on waterside workshop. You will practice the techniques while fishing for wild Rainbow and Cutthroat trout. Class will be held on the SnoqualmieRiver. Directions and Information will be sent upon registration. Rod, Reel and Line set ups can be rented from instructor for $10.
 

  • Global Warming and Mitigation
  • Fee: $139.00
    Item Number: 17290
    Dates: 7/27/2024 - 7/27/2024
    Times: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    Days: Sa
    Sessions: 1
    Building: HLARR
    Room: Arranged
    Instructor:
    THIS CLASS IS FULL. Please click the "Add to Interest List" button below.
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    This is a full-day Crash Course in Fly Fishing for trout on moving water. We will cover 4 different strategies during the course of the day. Dry Flies, Nymphing, Streamer techniques and Emergers. Class will be held on the beautiful Naches River and tributaries. This is the perfect “classroom” with diverse water types and a healthy population of Wild trout – Rainbow and Cutthroat. Rod, Reel and Line set ups can be rented from instructor for $10. Directions and complete information about what to bring will be sent upon registration.
 

  • EUROPEAN NYMPH FISHING
  • Fee: $49.00
    Item Number: 17217
    Dates: 7/30/2024 - 7/30/2024
    Times: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Days: Tu
    Sessions: 1
    Building: HLARR
    Room: Arranged
    Instructor:
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    This method of angling incorporates elements of the Czech, Polish, Spanish & French fishing systems that has dominated the world of competitive fly fishing for years and is now catching on with recreational anglers. In this session you will learn about the specialized equipment, leaders, & flies for this method. I will demonstrate how to create your own “Euro” Nymphing Leader. You have lots of opportunity to practice the strategy hands-on as we fish the beautiful Cedar River. Rod, Reel and Line set ups can be rented from instructors for $10.
 

  • EUROPEAN NYMPH FISHING
  • Fee: $49.00
    Item Number: 17220
    Dates: 8/3/2024 - 8/3/2024
    Times: 7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    Days: Sa
    Sessions: 1
    Building: HLARR
    Room: Arranged
    Instructor:
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    This method of angling incorporates elements of the Czech, Polish, Spanish & French fishing systems that has dominated the world of competitive fly fishing for years and is now catching on with recreational anglers. In this session you will learn about the specialized equipment, leaders, & flies for this method. I will demonstrate how to create your own “Euro” Nymphing Leader. You have lots of opportunity to practice the strategy hands-on as we fish the beautiful Cedar River. Rod, Reel and Line set ups can be rented from instructors for $10.
 

  • FLY FISHING THE BEACHES
  • Fee: $49.00
    Item Number: 17294
    Dates: 8/6/2024 - 8/6/2024
    Times: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    Days: Tu
    Sessions: 1
    Building: HLARR
    Room: Arranged
    Instructor:
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    Come and learn about this amazing fishery right in our own backyard. Sea Run Cutthroat, resident Coho Salmon, and Blackmouth can be caught from the beaches all year round. In the classroom session we will discuss tackle, equipment, fly patterns, tides, and strategies for this fishery. After the classroom session there will be an optional outing to a local beach for hands on instruction and fishing. Rod, reel and line set ups can be rented from instructor for the outing for $10.
 

  • LOCAL BEACH OUTING
  • Fee: $69.00
    Item Number: 17297
    Dates: 8/10/2024 - 8/10/2024
    Times: 5:00 AM - 9:00 AM
    Days: Sa
    Sessions: 1
    Building: HLARR
    Room: Arranged
    Instructor:
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    CE PicStudents must be registered in Fly Fishing the Beaches (SKU# 17294) to be eligible for the course.

    Come and learn about this amazing fishery right in our own backyard. Sea Run Cutthroat, resident Coho Salmon, and Blackmouth can be caught from the beaches all year round. In the classroom session we will discuss tackle, equipment, fly patterns, tides, and strategies for this fishery. After the classroom session there will be an optional outing to a local beach for hands on instruction and fishing. Rod, reel and line set ups can be rented from instructor for the outing for $10.

 

  • Guitar for All Levels
  • Fee: $129.00
    Item Number: 16495
    Dates: 6/26/2024 - 8/14/2024
    Times: 6:15 PM - 8:15 PM
    Days: W
    Sessions: 8
    Building: HL004
    Room: Bldg 4 Rm 123-Class Laboratory
    Instructor: Sheryl Akaka
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  • Hawaiian Folk and Slack Key Guitar
  • Fee: $149.00
    Item Number: 16492
    Dates: 6/18/2024 - 8/13/2024
    Times: 6:15 PM - 8:15 PM
    Days: Tu
    Sessions: 9
    Building: HL004
    Room: Bldg 4 Rm 123-Class Laboratory
    Instructor: Sheryl Akaka
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  • Cell Phone Photography: Mastering the Basics and Beyond
  • Fee: $129.00
    Item Number: 41371
    Dates: 5/28/2024 - 6/6/2024
    Times: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    Days: Tu Th
    Sessions: 4
    Building: HLARR
    Room: Arranged
    Instructor:
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    Unlock the secrets of stellar cell phone photography with this engaging course! Whether you're eager to capture breathtaking moments or enhance your editing skills, join Gary McCutcheon, the owner of McCutcheon’s Studio and Gallery in Puyallup. In this comprehensive workshop, you'll delve into the essentials of cell phone photography, gaining insights into controlling color and tone, achieving the perfect exposure, and refining image sharpness. This course will help elevate your photography techniques in lighting and composition, discovering how to infuse your shots with creative flair and balance.

    Supply list: fully charged cell phone; charging cord; paper and pen. This class is held at Green River College, Auburn, Cedar Hall 101.

 

  • Paint & Sip-Couple
  • Fee: $139.00
    Item Number: 39301
    Dates: 6/13/2024 - 6/13/2024
    Times: 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    Days: Th
    Sessions: 1
    Building: HLMST
    Room:
    Instructor: Amanda Sweeney
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  • Paint & Sip-Individual
  • Fee: $79.00
    Item Number: 39299
    Dates: 6/13/2024 - 6/13/2024
    Times: 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    Days: Th
    Sessions: 1
    Building: HLMST
    Room: MaST Center
    Instructor: Amanda Sweeney
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  • Piano for All Levels
  • Fee: $129.00
    Item Number: 16497
    Dates: 6/27/2024 - 8/15/2024
    Times: 6:15 PM - 8:15 PM
    Days: Th
    Sessions: 8
    Building: HL004
    Room: Bldg 4 Rm 101-Class Laboratory
    Instructor: Sheryl Akaka
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  • Pottery
  • Fee: $299.00
    Item Number: 16853
    Dates: 6/24/2024 - 8/13/2024
    Times: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Days: Tu
    Sessions: 8
    Building: HL016
    Room: Bldg 16 Room 171-Class Lab
    Instructor: Robert Droessler
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  • Start Your Own Blog
  • Fee: $49.00
    Item Number: 17601
    Dates: 6/29/2024 - 6/29/2024
    Times: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Days: Sa
    Sessions: 1
    Building: HL016
    Room: Bldg 16 Room 161-Computer Lab
    Instructor: Jessica Coy
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    Have you thought about creating a blog but don’t know where to begin?

    Now’s your chance to learn the easy steps to starting your own blogging website. Whether you want to share your story or share what you know, you’ll have your first blog post published before the class is done.

 

  • Self Defense 101
  • Fee: $289.00
    Item Number: 18053
    Dates: 7/8/2024 - 8/12/2024
    Times: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
    Days: M
    Sessions: 6
    Building: HL004
    Room: Bldg 4 Rm 109-Class Laboratory
    Instructor: Joanne Factor
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    Research indicates that women who successfully defend themselves are better able to quickly recognize threatening situations, express, and if necessary, physically enforce their boundaries. Learn those skills. Recognize assailant ploys and manipulations--and how to thwart them. Practice releases from common grabs and decisive strikes to vital targets. Assess your risks, and plan around them. Understand the connections between awareness, threats, and our media environment. Come prepared to challenge yourself--emPOWERment doesn't get more fun
 

  • Start Your Own Blog
  • Fee: $49.00
    Item Number: 17610
    Dates: 7/10/2024 - 7/10/2024
    Times: 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    Days: W
    Sessions: 1
    Building: HL016
    Room: Bldg 16 Room 161-Computer Lab
    Instructor: Jessica Coy
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    Have you thought about creating a blog but don’t know where to begin?

    Now’s your chance to learn the easy steps to starting your own blogging website. Whether you want to share your story or share what you know, you’ll have your first blog post published before the class is done.

 

  • Start Your Own Blog
  • Fee: $49.00
    Item Number: 18031
    Dates: 7/15/2024 - 7/15/2024
    Times: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    Days: M
    Sessions: 1
    Building: HL016
    Room: Bldg 16 Room 161-Computer Lab
    Instructor: Jessica Coy
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    Have you thought about creating a blog but don’t know where to begin?

    Now’s your chance to learn the easy steps to starting your own blogging website. Whether you want to share your story or share what you know, you’ll have your first blog post published before the class is done.

 

  • Beginning Drawing Workshop
  • Fee: $199.00
    Item Number: 39968
    Dates: 4/2/2024 - 6/4/2024
    Times: 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Days: Tu
    Sessions: 10
    Building: HLONL
    Room: Online
    Instructor: Marina Megale
    REGISTRATION FOR THIS CLASS IS CLOSED. This class is already in session.
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  • Leadership & No-Blame Problem-Solving Certificate
  • Fee: $0.00
    Item Number: 1222
    Dates: 1/2/2024 - 2/13/2025
    Times: 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
    Days:
    Sessions: 0
    Building:
    Room:
    Instructor:
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  • Hawaiian Folk and Slack Key Guitar
  • Fee: $149.00
    Item Number: 39947
    Dates: 4/2/2024 - 6/4/2024
    Times: 6:15 PM - 8:15 PM
    Days: Tu
    Sessions: 10
    Building: HL004
    Room: Bldg 4 Rm 104-Class Laboratory
    Instructor: Sheryl Akaka
    REGISTRATION FOR THIS CLASS IS CLOSED. This class is already in session.
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  • Pottery
  • Fee: $349.00
    Item Number: 39268
    Dates: 4/2/2024 - 6/4/2024
    Times: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Days: Tu
    Sessions: 10
    Building: HL016
    Room: Bldg 16 Room 171-Class Lab
    Instructor: Robert Droessler
    REGISTRATION FOR THIS CLASS IS CLOSED. This class is already in session.
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  • Tai Chi
  • Fee: $79.00
    Item Number: 39281
    Dates: 5/12/2024 - 6/16/2024
    Times: 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
    Days: Su
    Sessions: 0
    Building:
    Room: Arranged
    Instructor: Haoyun Taff
    REGISTRATION FOR THIS CLASS IS CLOSED. This class is already in session.
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  • Tai Chi
  • Fee: $49.00
    Item Number: 39280
    Dates: 5/12/2024 - 6/16/2024
    Times: 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
    Days: Su
    Sessions: 6
    Building: HL004
    Room: Bldg 4 Rm 109-Class Laboratory
    Instructor: Haoyun Taff
    REGISTRATION FOR THIS CLASS IS CLOSED. This class is already in session.
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