Spring 2011 Class Listing Rooms Subject to Change Class Name & Room Date Day Time Description Instructor Come learn how aging changes skin and what we Skin Care HSC 125 2/7/2011 Mon 10:00-12:00 can do about it. Olga Marko will discuss recent Olga Marko research on skin care. Lisa Brashier, Professor of Kinesiology at LSC- CyFair, will lead us through a series of three short exercise classes (only 30 minutes). She will show us easy exercises that do not require any special or expensive equipment that we can incorporate into our everyday lives. There will be 3 classes - 30 minutes each. Note Dates & Time. Exercises for ALL Class 1 - Monday, Feb 7th - 12:30pm - Pilates & See 2/7/2011 Mon 12:30-1:00 Yoga - Meet in CENT 118, Dance Room. ClassDescription Lisa Brashier involves exercises done while sitting or lying on the floor. Street shoes are not allowed on dance floor. Class 2 - Tuesday, Mar 1st - 1:00pm - Chair Exercises - Meet in Mod 2 Room 101 Class 3 - Monday, April 4th - 1:00pm - Walking - Meet in Mod 2 Room 101 (Wear comfortable walking shoes.) For all classes, please wear comfortable, loose clothing that allows movement. Jim Lower will describe his book-writing journey with regard to his recently released historical fiction book Donegal Irish titled Donegal Irish Justice. Hell take us through Justice HSC 125 2/8/2011 Tue 10:00-11:30 the writing stage from the formative idea to the actual publishing and sales of the novel. It is Jim Lower interesting because he wrote the book while working full time. Anne and Clyde Criddle will give us a brief overview Visual Tour of of the discovery, history, culture, and economics of New Zealand New Zealand. There will be special emphasis on Mod 2 2/8/2011 Tue 1:30-3:30 the beauty and variety of natural wonders of the Rm 101 Anne & Clyde "Land of the Long White Cloud." The Criddles will Criddle show PowerPoint slides with beautiful highlights of their two week self tour of the two islands. Mod 2 2/9/2011 Wed 1:30-3:30 Embellish-A-Tote Class 4 of 4 Rm 101 As a negotiator, Ken Lambert is able to help you Funeral with decisions, suggest providers, and negotiate Negotiator deals. All of this is handled on the phone and is Knowledge isTech 102 2/10/2011 Thurs 10:00-11:30 strictly confidential. Dont be unprepared for the Power inevitable….learn how the funeral industry works and how you and your family can avoid being taken Ken Lambert advantage of during an emotional time. Diane Knox will lead a great make and take cupcake decorating class just in time to treat your Valentine! This class will use the Health Science Cupcake Center "kitchen" HSC Room 105 which will make Decorate HSC 105 2/10/2011 Thurs 1:30-3:30 this class feel like a presentation on the Food Chanel Network. There will be a supply fee of Diane Knox $5.00 for this class and you will be able to decorate two cupcakes and then leave with (or eat) them. Class will be limited to 20 people. Student 2/10/2011 Thurs 2:00-4:00 Dominoes Dominoes continues in Student Commons.CommonsConference 2/11/2011 Fri 10:00-11:30 Inkle Weaving Class 2 of 3Center 151 A girls best friend may be "diamonds"….but we Valentines really like all jewelry. Come create your own Mod 2 Jewelry 2/11/2011 Fri 1:30-3:30 Valentines Jewelry with Sherri Munson. This will Rm 107 be another fun "hands-on" class. There will be a Sherri Munson supply fee of $5.00 for this class. Student 2/11/2011 Fri 1:30-3:30 Mah Jongg Mah Jongg continues in Student Commons.Commons
See America first! Peggy Presnell will give us information on Tours in the USA & Canada and share tips on when to go to get the best deals. Travel Some specific destinations and tours associated HSC 125 2/14/2011 Mon 10:00-12:00 with those destinations will be discussed. River Peggy Presnell Boat Tours in the USA will be included. Peggy will have two more travel classes on Feb 21st & Feb 25th. Tax-free - what a great concept! Anita Bowman- Tax-Free McCormick of Edward Jones will tell us about Tax- Investing Free Investing - Its Not What You Make, Its What Mod 2 2/14/2011 Mon 1:30-3:00 You Keep. Come learn about the benefits and Rm 101 Anita Bowman- considerations of choosing investments that offer McCormick tax advantages. Its important to keep abreast of ever-changing tax laws. Add Years to Your Dr. Sammy Tao (Chiropractor) will tell us how to Life Mod 2 make the most of the physical strength we have. 2/15/2011 Tue 19:00-11:30 and Life to Your Rm 101 You cant help getting older, but you dont have to Years feel old. Dr. Sammy Tao Dr. David Erani will give us an overview of Diabetes so that we understand what it is and what it does to What is Diabetes our bodies. Prevention starts with understanding Mod 2 2/15/2011 Tue 1:30-3:00 your health and gradually making lifestyle changes Rm 101 Dr. David Erani so that you can achieve long-term health success. Are you at risk for type 2 diabetes? Learn about diabetes screening, care and management.Conference 2/18/2011 Fri 10:00-11:30 Inkle Weaving Class 3 of 3Center 151 Student 2/18/2011 Fri 1:30-3:30 Mah Jongg Mah Jongg continues in Student Commons.Commons AARP Driver Safety Program, a five-hour classroom refresher course designed especially for drivers 50 and older, will be presented by Larry Klein. Most auto insurers will discount your premium if you take this class, but your attendance will not allow you to dismiss a moving violation ticket. The course fee is AARP Driver payable by check to AARP on the day of the class: Safety $12 for AARP members (must present your AARP Mod 2 card to receive full discount) and $14 per non- 2/19/2011 Sat 8:00-1:00 Larry Klein Rm 101 members. Bring your drivers license. Light refreshments will be available. Maximum class size Class will be in is 30. YOU MUST SIGN UP FOR THIS CLASS Mod 2, Room 101 DURING REGISTRATION. SIGN THE WAIT LIST IF CLASS MAXIMUM HAS BEEN MET. Cancellations often occur; you have a good likelihood of attending even though you signed the wait list. Class will be in the regular Mod 2, Room 101 classroom. Travel discussion today will include cruising in Europe, Asia, and Australia. Highlighted will be when and where you should go and how to get the Travel best prices for those locations. Peggy Presnell will HSC 125 2/21/2011 Mon 10:00-12:00 tell us about some great cruises in northern Europe Peggy Presnell that include St. Petersburg. Come learn the differences between cruises in the Western Mediterranean and the Eastern Mediterranean. You may even want to take a transatlantic cruise!
Denese Schmelzkopf will introduce the movie "The Living Matrix - A Film on the New Science of Healing." The film will give us an up-close look at the science of information as medicine. Leading researchers and health practitioners share their discoveries on the "miracle cures" traditional Live Matrix Movie medicine cant explain. The film offers ways inMod 2 which to change the way we think about our health. 2/22/2011 Tue 10:00-12:00Rm 101 Denese This film supports much of what Denese and Dick Schmelzkopf shared in their class, Change Your Mind to Change Your Life / Overcoming Adversity with Wit and Humor. NOTE: Its important to be on time for class in order to hear the introduction - it will help you understand the movie. There will be time for Q&A following the movie. We hope the need doesnt arise, but there may be a time when, due to illness or injury, we have to look Medical Nutrition at different ways to receive nourishment. ComeMod 2 learn from Dietitian Christine Lopez and Pharmacist 2/22/2011 Tue 1:30-3:00 Christine LopezRm 101 Charles McClure about "enteral" nutrition (tube & Charles feeding) and "parenteral" nutrition (IV feeding). This McClure program is presented by the Walgreens Infusion and Respiratory Services Team. Joint LIFE / ALL program - Hail to the (Forgotten) Hail to the Chief. Uncover the truth about the presidents who Library (Forgotten) Chief were just plain "lovable losers". History Professor 2/23/2011 Wed 10:00-11:00Room 131 Alex Smith continues his series about the Prof Alex Smith presidents we just dont remember, but maybe we should. Library Rm 131. Part 2 of 4 Part Spring History Series sponsored by National Endowment for the Humanities - Sociology Landmarks of Professor Idolina Hernandez will tell us about the American Tech Landmarks of American Democracy: From Freedom 2/23/2011 Wed 12:00-1:00 Democracy 102 Summer to the Memphis Sanitation Workers Strike. NOTE: This class will be in Library Room 131 Idolina Hernandez (same place as LIFE) from 12:00-1:00….plan your lunch before or after class. BBB-Healthcare Dont be a target of healthcare fraud. Learn toMod 2 Fraud protect, detect and report Medicare Fraud. Barbara 2/24/2011 Thurs 10:00-11:30Rm 101 McGinity of the Houston BBB will share info on how Barbara McGinity to recognize fraud and what we should do about it. Student 2/24/2011 Thurs 2:00-4:00 Dominoes Dominoes continues in Student Commons.Commons Are you looking for something different? Peggy Presnell will share information on exotic locations Travel where fewer people have explored. Group toursHSC 125 2/25/2011 Fri 10:00-12:00 and cruises are a great way to see the sights – Peggy Presnell learn the advantages of booking in groups. Lets get an ALL group trip together! Student 2/25/2011 Fri 1:30-3:00 Mah Jongg Mah Jongg continues in Student Commons.Commons Come join us for a class in how to write poetry. We will be learning "Found Poetry" which is formed by Found Poetry taking words and phrases from other sources and creating our own poems. Gail Marxhausen,HSC 125 2/28/2011 Mon 10:00-11:30 Assoc Prof Assistant Professor of English at LSC-CyFair, will Gail Marxhausen show us a few ways to "find" our own poetry. This class will be fun and entertaining as we discover our creative side.
LSC-CyFair is lucky to have Scotty Moore, archaeologist, anthropologist and Discovery Channel host, as a teacher. Mr. Moore is a Cypress native that has traveled the world and studied the worlds cultures - but he has now returned to his home in Cypress, TX. ALL is privileged to have Mr. Moore present two programs this semester. The Archaeology in first program will be on February 28, 2011, 1:30-3: the 21st CenturyMod 2 30 - Archaeology isnt just the search for broken bits 2/28/2011 Mon 1:30-3:30Rm 101 of pottery and it doesnt just involve funny little men Teacher Scotty running around searching for their mummies. Moore Archaeology in the 21st century uses a wide variety of sciences and disciplines to understand and recreate the human past, 98% of which involved no written records whatsoever. Come discover a little bit of what we know, how we know it, and what is left to discover. The second program on anthropology will be on April 27, 2011 at 1:30-3:30. March Tony Kram will lead this nine-session Drawing class on Tuesday mornings. Enjoy learning the fundamentals of freehand drawing. Study line, shadow, tones (colors), and how to establish the Drawing Class appropriate proportions of objects in a composition.Mod 2 3/1/2011 Tue 10:00-12:00 Students must provide their own supplies includingRm 101 Instructor Tony Drawing pencil, all purpose sketch book and a Kram kneaded eraser. Class will meet on the following Tuesday mornings at 10:00 in Mod 2, Rm 101 - March 1, 8, 29 / April 5, 12, 19, 26 / May 3, 10 Class 2 of Exercises with Lisa Brashier - Come to Chair Exercises Mod 2 Room 101 at 1:00 where Lisa will show usMod 2 some easy exercises using a standard chair in your 3/1/2011 Tue 1:00-1:30Rm 101 Professor Lisa home. It is important to maintain strength and Brashier flexibility as we age. This 30 minute class may change your life. Have you ever wondered how websites and blogs work? Would you like to create your own blog or web page? Come to class and Professor Idolina Prof Idolina Hernandez will lead us in a hands on instruction Hernandez session that will inform you on some of the basics ofTech 104 3/2/2011 Wed 1:30-3:30 web creation and blogging. You will be presented TECH Bldg - Rm with different examples of how you can use these 104B. tools to keep in touch with your family, promote a business or promote your ideas on the internet. NOTE: This class will be held in TECH 104B. The Churchills - a portrait of one of the most influential families in England, from the 1st Duke of Winston Churchill Marlborough to Sir Winston Churchill, one of theMod 2 DVD greatest statesmen of the 20th Century. Sir 3/3/2011 Thurs 10:00-12:00Rm 101 Winstons courage, character and genius rallied the Ann Candela British people to "their finest hour". Ann Candela will host this program and lead the discussion following the DVD. Student 3/3/2011 Thurs 2:00-4:00 Dominoes Dominoes continues in Student Commons.Commons Home Health Join Robin ONeal as she gives us a detailed Care description of your Medicare benefits. She willMod 2 A Bountiful discuss what to expect if you are hospitalized and 3/4/2011 Fri 10:00-11:30Rm 107 Harvest the different levels of care available. The discussion will include information on home health care and Robin ONeal hospice. There will be time for questions. Student 3/4/2011 Fri 1:30-3:30 Mah Jongg Mah Jongg continues in Student Commons.Commons Olga Marko will lead the discussion on common Herbs in Our herbs and how they affect the body. Throughout Lives history herbs have been noted for their healingHSC 125 3/7/2011 Mon 10:00-12:00 power. While they are not “medicine” they may help Olga Marko in certain circumstances and some definitely add comfort to our lives.
Woodwind Music Professor John Wolfskill will show us three Instruments rare woodwind instruments made in the 1830s and Mod 2 3/7/2011 Mon 1:30-3:30 tell us how he came to hold them. He will also give Rm 101 Assoc Prof John us some background on the origins of woodwinds Wolfskill and how they have changed over the centuries. Mod 2 3/8/2011 Tue 10:00-12:00 Drawing Class Drawing Class meets in Mod 2, Room 101. Rm 101 Misty Barbee, a personal fitness trainer, (aka Fit Kick Chick) will show us some exercises that Home Exercises seniors can do at home to keep limber and fit. Mod 2 for Seniors 3/8/2011 Tue 1:00-3:00 While our group wont be getting into kick-boxing, Rm 101 these simple exercises may help us increase our Misty Barbee energy and transform our bodies. Note that the time for this class is 1:00 to 3:00 !! Attention Wine Connoisseurs! Dont throw away those corks when you recycle you wine bottles! Cork Stopper Bring them to the ALL class on March 9th whereRoom To Be Creations Linda Gabrielson will teach us how to make a 3/9/2011 Wed 1:30-3:30Determined myriad of goodies, fancy enough for gift giving. Linda Gabrielson Yes, you can use this as an excuse to have a glass of wine. Note that screw tops on wine bottles will have to be another class. Wright Abshire Attorneys has dedicated its legal practice to helping families care for Texas senior Mod 2 Wright Abshire citizens and family members with special needs. 3/10/2011 Thurs 10:00-11:30 Rm 101 Attorneys They will share information on Elder Law, Estate Planning, Guardianship, and Probate as well as other asset protection strategies. Student 3/10/2011 Thurs 2:00-4:00 Dominoes Dominoes continues in Student Commons.Commons It is important to assess the "temptation" signs of Home Security your home. Doron Netanel will teach us how to Mod 2 3/11/2011 Fri 10:00-11:30 protect your home against invasion and vandalism. Rm 107 Doron Netanel Come learn from an expert the actions to take right now. Student 3/11/2011 Fri 1:30-3:30 Mah Jongg Mah Jongg continues in Student Commons.Commons Spring Break - March 14th through March 18th Heidi Crockford is a Partner with LTC Financial Partners, the nations largest agency that specializes in long term care planning. She will discuss what long term care is, what your options are, and how to properly implement a plan for you and your family. Traditional LTC policies will be 10:30-12:20 Long Term Care discussed as well as the Texas LTC Partnership Mod 2 Options Program that includes an "asset disregard benefit" 3/21/2011 Mon Rm 101 Note Time that may be useful if you need to apply for Medicaid. Change Heidi Crockford We will also cover the Class Act (Community Living Assistance Services and Support) that was part of the Health Care Reform Bill. This is a program that provides an employer-administered "public option" for LTC insurance for those still in the workforce. There will be a power point presentation with question and answers afterwards. Music Professor Alex Qian will share info on the upcoming musical performance of Gloria by Vivaldi. "Gloria" by Vivaldi This program will be presented on Friday, March Arts 102 3/21/2011 Mon 1:30-3:30 25th. Following the presentation on Gloria,Recital Hall Alex Qian Professor Qian will tell us more about growing up in China during the revolution. Arts Building - Recital Hall Stress Charles Wolcott will return for part 2 on stress Management management techniques. In this class he willRoom To Be 3/22/2011 Tue 10:00-12:00 Part 2 assess how well we have learned to control stressDetermined by using the techniques he presented in the first Charles Wolcott class.
Its that time of the year; birds are heading back to their summer homes. Tim Sebesta, LSC-CyFair Professor of Kinesiology, will give us some Bird Migrations Mod 2 interesting information on this amazing natural 3/22/2011 Tue 1:30-3:00 Rm 101 phenomenon. He will also discuss what birds we Prof Tim Sebesta might see coming through our area as well as giving us some simple steps we can take to make our yards bird friendly. Part 3 of 4 Part Spring History Series sponsored by National Endowment for the Humanities - History Building the New Professor Ester Robinson will tell us about Building South Arts 102 the New South: The Social and Economic 3/23/2011 Wed 12:00-1:00Recital Hall Transformation of the Piedmont after the Civil War. Prof Ester This class will be held in Library Room 131 (same Robinson place as LIFE) from 12:00-1:00 - plan your lunch before or after this class. What does your pain feel like? Is it sharp, throbbing, shooting, or dull? Determining the In Pain? Who are source and type of your pain can help you Mod 2 you going to call? determine if you should see a doctor, chiropractor, 3/24/2011 Thurs 10:00-11:30 Rm 101 massage therapist, or physical therapist. Tim Jim Janak Janak, massage therapist, will review the type of pains we all have and help us decide where and when we should go for relief. Back by popular demand! If you were not able to get into the Build-A-Birdhouse class last semester, you will have another chance this semester. Gene Chism will return to lead the class in construction of the birdhouse (an inside decorative item). He will have kits prepared with wood pieces which are pre- cut, pre-sanded, and pre-drilled (saving you a lot of labor). All class participants will need to do is to assemble the birdhouse. Once assembled, "painting coach" Linda Gabrielson will be there to discuss applying the basecoat and thoughts on Build A Birdhouse Mod 2 design. Participants will need to register (class is 3/24/2011 Thurs 1:30-3:30 Rm 101 limited to 15 students) and pay a class fee of $15 to Gene Chism cover the construction kit. They will also need to provide their own acrylic paints and brushes necessary to complete their artistic vision. Paints and brushes are readily available at local craft stores. This will be a series of 4 classes on following dates - March 24th, Thursday afternoon 1:30-3:30 March 31st, Thursday afternoon 1:30-3:30 April 7th, Thursday afternoon 1:30-3:30 April 14th, Thursday afternoon 1:30-3:30 Other 3/24/2011 Thurs 2:00-4:00 Dominoes Dominoes continues in Student Commons. The fact and existence of evil has puzzled philosophers since the beginning of time. In this lecture we continue the time honored discussion by On Evil and reflecting on Saint Augustines solution to the Others problem of evil and raising a number of keyRoom To Be 3/25/2011 Fri 10:00-11:30 questions. After reflecting on the manifestation ofDetermined Assoc Prof evil, we come to realize that evil seems only to exist Philosophy within inter-subjective communities. By pulling this Mark Thorsby insight together with that of Augustine we will be in a much better position to understand not only why but how evil exits in the world. Student 3/25/2011 Fri 1:30-3:30 Mah Jongg Mah Jongg continues in Student Commons.Commons Alzheimers Ann Marie McDonald, Regional Outreach Diagnosis & Coordinator of the Houston Alzheimers Association,Conference Caregiving 3/28/2011 Mon 10:00-12:00 returns to give us information on understanding theCenter 152 Alzheimers diagnosis and how to alleviate the Ann Marie stress of caregiving. McDonald Hair Care Cheryl & Cosme Torrez will talk to us about how Mod 2 for the Aging 3/28/2011 Mon 1:30-3:30 aging affects hair and how we can improve it or Rm 101 accommodate the changes. Cheryl & Cosme
Mod 2 3/29/2011 Tue 10:00-12:00 Drawing Drawing Class meets in Mod 2, Room 101.Rm 101 Current Economic Join the discussion with Associate Professor of SituationMod 2 Economics Rick Pretzsch as he discusses our 3/29/2011 Tues 1:30-3:00Rm 101 current economic situation. How did 2010 end? Assoc Prof Rick Whats the outlook for 2011? Pretzsch Beware of the "M" Mold is possibly one of the most misunderstood Word aspects of real estate. Know when to bet and whenMod 2 3/30/2011 Wed 1:30-3:00 Mold to fold. Stephen Ruback will tell us how to identifyRm 101 mold in your home - what can be cleaned up and Stephen Ruback what must be ripped out. Mod 2 Birdhouse class 2 of 4 Mod 2, Room 101 3/31/2011 Thurs 1:30-3:30 Birdhouse Rm 101 classroom. Student 3/31/2011 Thurs 2:00-4:00 Dominoes Dominoes continues in Student Commons.Commons April Bill Willits, a member of the Commemorative Air Force (CAF), will talk about preservation efforts involving WWII historic airplanes and their roles in U. S. military history. On Saturday & Sunday, Jan 2 & 3, you are invited to attend the Flyin and Open Vintage World House hosted by the West Houston Squadron ofMod 2 War II Aircraft 4/1/2011 Fri 10:00-12:00 Commemorative Air Force. The Flyin and OpenRm 107 House will be on the grounds of the West Houston Bill Willits Airport just off Barker Cypress on Groschke Road. There you will be able to see several vintage World War II military airplanes. There is no admission charge; however, there is a parking charge of $8.00 per car. Student 4/1/2011 Fri 1:30-3:30 Mah Jongg Mah Jongg continues in Student Commons.Commons Join us as we travel back to the early days of the Louisiana territory. Both the Spanish and French claimed parts of Louisiana giving, especially New Orleans, its European flavor. Added to the European society were the Africans brought over to 10:30-12:00 Legacy of the work in the fields and houses. From this mix, theMod 2 Louisiana Creole Creoles were born. A three-tier society developed 4/4/2011 MonRm 101 Note Time with the free people of color having access to Change Autumn Raynor education, skilled trades, and legal contracts. Autumn Raynor, CE Program Coordinator at LSC- CyFair and Instructor in Speech and African American Studies, will introduce us the Creole society, how it started and its lasting effects on todays Louisiana. Class 3 of the exercise classes with Lisa Brashier Walking Exercises will be on Walking. You think you know how toMod 2 4/4/2011 Mon 1:00-1:30 walk, but Lisa might have some new ideas. Meet inRm 101 Professor Lisa Mod 2, Room 101 at 1:00-1:30. (Wear comfortable Brashier walking shoes.) Cynthia Capers, Associate Director of Education - Beyond Anne Holocaust Museum Houston will share insight intoMod 2 Frank 4/4/2011 Mon 1:30-3:30 other Holocaust-Era Diaries. There are moreRm 101 diaries than that of Anne Frank that recount what Cynthia Capers happened during that time period.Mod 2 4/5/2011 Tue 10:00-12:00 Drawing Drawing Class meets in Mod 2, Room 101.Rm 101 Dr. Alain Elbaz will discuss simple solutions for shoulder problems. Dr. Elbaz has practiced Shoulder Pain orthopedics and sports medicine in Houston sinceMod 2 Solutions 1998 when he moved his practice from Montreal, 4/5/2011 Tue 1:30-3:30Rm 101 Canada. His specialty is arthroscopic shoulder Dr. Alain Elbaz surgery. But hopefully he can tell us how to protect our joints so we wont cause an injury and need surgery.
Denese Schmelzkopf will lead this class on Star Seed Meditation where we will learn a simple, but effective method to meditate. Designed at the University of Maryland, this practice has proven to Star Seed be usable by anyone wanting to meditate, even if MeditationMod 2 they have been unsuccessful in the past. Star 4/7/2011 Thurs 10:00-12:00Rm 101 Seed’s original purpose was to enhance learning Denese and retention by utilizing both sides of the brain, at Schmelzkopf the same time. It is very effective in achieving this purpose, whether you are 9, or 109. You will be able to duplicate this method when you leave the class.Mod 2 Birdhouse class 3 of 4 in Mod 2, Room 101 4/7/2011 Thurs 1:30-3:30 BirdhouseRm 101 classroom. Other 4/7/2011 Thurs 2:00-4:00 Dominoes Dominoes continues in Student Commons. We take a trip back in time to the third century BC Shihuangdi: The and the rule of Chinas first emperor. History Legacy of Chinas Professor Bobby OBrien will tell us why Shihuangdi First Emperor and is considered such a phenomenal leader during hisMod 2 the Terra Cotta 4/8/2011 Fri 10:00-11:30 short time in power. Shihuangdi united all of China,Rm 107 Soldiers ordered massive construction projects, standardized the countrys language and money, among many Prof Bobby other achievements. His mausoleum, including the OBrien Terra Cotta Warriors, is a testament to his reign. Student 4/8/2011 Fri 1:30-3:30 Mah Jongg Mah Jongg continues in Student Commons.Commons Mod 2 4/12/2011 Tues 10:00-12:00 Drawing Drawing Class meets in Mod 2, Room 101. Rm 101 Respiratory Therapy The Walgreens Infusion and Respiratory Services Team of Dewey Pham and Juan Valdovinos willMod 2 4/12/2011 Tues 1:30-3:00 Dewey Pham & give us a generalized overview of respiratory needsRm 101 Juan Valdovinos associated with conditions like COPD, sleep apnea Respiratory and heart failure. Therapist Associate Professor Kim Lane returns this semester to lead another "fun" math class. If you have Math Fun forgotten some of that math that you learned 40-50Mod 2 4/14/2011 Thurs 10:00-11:30 years ago, come to this class to get a refresher.Rm 101 Assoc Prof Kim Kim reminds us of math basics in a non-threatening Lane way…..by using games and puzzles. We all need to reactivate those math brain cells! Mod 2 4/14/2011 Thurs 1:30-3:30 Birdhouse Birdhouse class 4 of 4 in Mod 2, Room 101. Rm 101 Student 4/14/2011 Thurs 2:00-4:00 Dominoes Dominoes continues in Student Commons.Commons Associate Speech Professor Paige Davis wants to have input from the ALL members. Current events, pop culture and technology frequently give rise to Communication issues related to communication in some form or TopicsMod 2 fashion. Join us as we discuss some of the new 4/15/2011 Fri 10:00-12:00Rm 107 and emerging "hot topics" related to communication. Assoc Prof Paige If you would like to suggest a topic for discussion, Davis please drop a note in the envelope labeled "Current Communication Topics" between March 7 and March 18. Student 4/15/2011 Fri 1:30-3:30 Mah Jongg Mah Jongg continues in Student Commons.Commons Part 4 of 4 Part Spring History Series sponsored by National Endowment for the Humanities - One Man Takes a Philosophy Professor Maria Sanders will tell us Stand Library about One Man Takes a Stand: Standing Bears 4/18/2011 Mon 12:00-1:00Room 131 Trial. Prof Maria This class will be held in Library Room 131 (same Sanders place as LIFE) from 12:00-1:00….plan your lunch before or after this class.Mod 2 4/19/2011 Tue 10:00-12:00 Drawing Drawing Class meets in Mod 2, Room 101.Rm 101
Dr. Sammy Tao says that you have two choices 5 Secrets to regarding your health. You can do the same thingsMod 2 Feeling Younger you are currently doing and get the same results or 4/19/2011 Tue 1:30-3:00Rm 101 you can try something different and get a different Dr. Sammy Tao result. The choice is yours. Let him show you how to make that change. Library 4/20/2011 Wed 10:00-11:00 Joint LIFE / ALL See Note Below -Room 131 April 22, 2011 will mark the 41st anniversary of Earth Day. Earth Day, in conjunction with National Recycling Week, reminds us that we should strive to Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle whenever we can. Today Linda Gabrielson, as an avid recycler, will show us fun ways to turn “trash into treasure.” The Honoring Earth fun will start with a joint LIFE/ALL program at 10:00 Day in Library Room 131. There Linda will show us howMod 2 4/20/2011 Wed 1:30-3:30 Activities for ALL to Honor the Earth by recycling those plastic bottleRm 101 lids into fun plant markers for your spring gardens. Linda Gabrielson We will continue in the spirit of Earth Day in the ALL class starting at 1:30 in Mod 2, Room 101 where Linda will show us how to turn flip-top can lids into decorative bracelets. This will be a fun day that should also serve as a reminder of the importance of doing our part to minimize waste and manage our resources. Hands and wrists are used for everything we do. Healthy Hands Therefore, we should learn to take care of them. InMod 2 4/21/2011 Thurs 10:00-11:30 this class, Tim Janak, massage therapist, will showRm 101 Tim Janak us how to properly stretch, exercise and massage our hands to maintain healthy hands and wrists. Tour Europe with Sharon and Marty Samson via photos and anecdotes from their 30th anniversary Europe by Eurail trip. Visit Paris, a wonderful alpine village inMod 2 with Switzerland, two small towns in Germany along with 4/21/2011 Thurs 1:30-3:30Rm 101 Sharon & Marty Munich and Berlin and finishing up in Amsterdam. Samson They made most of the journey within Europe utilizing Eurail passes and the fantastic train system there. Come hear and see their adventures. Student 4/21/2011 Thurs 2:00-4:00 Dominoes Dominoes continues in Student Commons.Commons Mod 2 4/26/2011 Tue 10:00-12:00 Drawing Drawing Class meets in Mod 2, Room 101. Rm 101 Put a Little Color Mr. Robert Sandler is a designer, appraiser, andMod 2 In Your Life restorer of diamonds and precious gemstones. 4/26/2011 Tue 1:30-3:00Rm 101 Come learn about the history, the selection and the Robert Sandler setting of precious colored gemstones. Mr. Scotty Moore returns to give ALL a look at world cultures. Anthropology is the study of how people use culture to adapt to new challenges around the Anthropology world. While we think that whatever we learned as World Cultures children or grew up with is normal, the fact of theMod 2 4/27/2011 Wed 1:30-3:30 matter is that most people in the world learnedRm 101 Instructor Scotty something completely different. There is more Moore diversity and variety in the world than you ever imagined! Come to get a glimpse about some of the ways that different people live, and stay for what you may learn about yourself in the process! Wright Abshire, Attorneys has dedicated its legal practice to helping families care for Texas seniorMod 2 Wright Abshire citizens and family members with special needs. 4/28/2011 Thurs 10:00-11:30Rm 101 Attorneys They will share information on Elder Law, Estate Planning, Guardianship, and Probate as well as other asset protection strategies. Student 4/28/2011 Thurs 2:00-4:00 Dominoes Dominoes continues in Student Commons.Commons Student 4/29/2011 Fri 1:30-3:30 Mah Jongg Mah Jongg continues in Student Commons.Commons MayMod 2 5/3/2011 Tue 10:00-12:00 Drawing Drawing Class meets in Mod 2, Room 101.Rm 101
May is National Stroke Awareness Month. Cindy Stroke Awareness Hudgens, RN, is the Stroke Program Coordinator at Mod 2 CyFair Hospital. She will tell us about the 5/3/2011 Tue 1:30-3:00 Rm 101 Cindy Hudgens, symptoms of stroke and which lifestyle risk factors RN are controllable. Educating yourself and others will help reduce the incidence of stroke. Cynthia Capers from Holocaust Museum Houston The Impact of will join us again to discuss Jim Crow and the Mod 2 Racial Ideologies 5/4/2011 Wed 1:30-3:30 Nuremberg Laws. Well review the laws that led to Rm 101 segregated societies and the varying outcomes of Cynthia Capers these laws. From a lonely and unhappy childhood, Eleanor Roosevelts courage and determination helps her to Eleanor Roosevelt Mod 2 become one of the most influential and respected 5/5/2011 Thurs 10:00-12:00 Rm 101 women of her time--greatly admired but often Ann Candela controversial. Ann Candela shares her research on this First Lady. Student 5/5/2011 Thurs 2:00-4:00 Dominoes Dominoes continues in Student Commons.Commons Home Health Yolanda Delgado will review Home Health Care Care HSC 125 5/6/2011 Fri 10:00-11:30 benefits that are available to people age 65 and older. Yolanda Delgado Student 5/6/2011 Fri 1:30-3:30 Mah Jongg Mah Jongg continues in Student Commons.Commons Mod 2 5/10/2011 Tue 10:00-12:00 Drawing Drawing Class meets in Mod 2, Room 101. Rm 101 Heart Health Cardiologist Chaitanya Shaw will give us guidelines to help up prevent that first heart attack. Then Dr. Chaitanya Mod 2 Nursing Director Lisa Cox will lead us in a game of 5/10/2011 Tue 1:30-3:00 Shah Rm 101 Heart Health Bingo. Come to this class to learn and Nursing how to keep your heart healthy…or improve it if you Director already have a problem. Lisa Cox Anita Bowman-McCormick of Edward Jones returns Focus on to educate us on how to create a reliable stream of Fixed IncomeRoom To Be income. The program "Focus on Fixed Income" 5/12/2011 Thurs 10:00-11:30Determined covers bond characteristics & features and key Anita Bowman strategies to get the most out of your fixed-income McCormick investments.