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C-GCC Classes at the Library

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Digital Photography starts 2/21; Poetry starts 4/3
Space is limited. Register now.

Adding to its non-credit community classes this semester, the Columbia-Greene Community College has partnered with the Roeliff Jansen Community Library for the first time.

Spring courses offered will be the Basics of Digital Photography – an opportunity for anyone with a digital camera or even a smartphone to learn how to take better photos.
And Poetry: The Art of the Marvelous, which will include examination of poetry in its various forms and styles as well as writing instruction.

Register for Digital Photography or Poetry Classes!
Registration details below.

AR 16461-1Z Basics of Digital Photography

This course focuses on the basics of taking great photos. Whether you use an SLR or a point and shoot join this course to explore what the various buttons and controls on your camera mean and better take advantage of them when using your camera. The course will also cover shooting techniques that lead to making better photographs. No computer knowledge is required to enjoy and benefit from this course. Bring your camera, charged batteries and owner’s manual.

Instructor: Yura Adams is an adjunct instructor of fine arts at Columbia-Greene Community College and is an accomplished photographer. She is also the curator of the Foundation Gallery at the College’s Arts Center

Roeliff Jansen Community Library
9091 Route 22, Hillsdale, NY 12529
3 Wednesdays
Begins: February 21, 2018 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Fee: $97.00
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HU 44453-1Z Poetry: The Art of the Marvelous

“Poetry is the art of the marvelous; a simultaneous compression of language and an endless expansion of meaning”. Drawing inspiration from the poet, novelist and playwright Fred D’Aguiar’s definition, this comprehensive introduction to poetry writing is recommended for the novice as well as a
seasoned writer looking to sharpen their skills. Students receive an overview of the medium followed by an examination of poetry’s different forms and styles. Writing instruction focuses on use of concise language and reviewing and revising your own work. Students should bring their existing work as well as their ideas for poetry to class.

Instructor: Phyllis Carito, M.A., M.F.A. Carito is a poet, a novelist as well as VP and Dean of Academic Affairs at C-G CC.

Roeliff Jansen Community Library
9091 Route 22
Hillsdale, NY 12529
4 Tuesdays
Begins: April 3, 2018 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Fee: $97.00

How to Register

BY PHONE: Mastercard, Visa, American Express, and Discover charges are accepted over the telephone. Please have all charge and registration information on hand when you call. 518-828-4181 ext 3342.

BY MAIL: Complete the registration form (click here) and include a check or money order payable to C-GCC or fill out the charge info on the form. Mail registration forms and payment to: Community Services Office Columbia-Greene Community College 4400 Route 23 Hudson, N.Y. 12534-0327

IN PERSON: Tuition may be paid with cash, check, money order, Mastercard, Visa, American Express, or Discover when you come to the Community Services Office in Room 107 of the Main Building. Office hours are MondayThursday, 8 am – 5 pm; Friday 8 am – 4 pm. 4400 Rt 23, Hudson, NY.

Refunds: Please Note If the College cancels a course, your registration and course fee will be refunded in full. If you wish to withdraw from a course, you must request your refund in writing before the class begins. No refunds will be made after the first class meeting, unless otherwise noted. (The registration fee is not refundable.)

For a list of all C-GCC Non-Credit Spring Courses Click Here.