Scholarship Writing Workshop
Instructor: M. Dickinson
Prerequisite: Junior or Senior in High School
Have you been told you need to start applying for scholarships but you aren’t sure where to begin? This workshop will assist you in writing a personal statement and creating an academic résumé and help you know who, as well as how, to ask for letters of recommendation.
1 Saturday Sept. 8 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
CRN 81343 Bldg. 1 – Rm. 306 Fee $5
Instructor: S. Godke
Prerequisite: Ages 14 and up
First impressions are VITAL! Whether you are on a date, college visit or social gathering, you need to know dining etiquette. Join us for a five-course meal in the private dining room as the talented Chef Stephanie Godke reviews proper dining etiquette. Come alone, bring your teen or make it a fun evening out with friends as this is a fun, enjoyable and informative evening!
1 Tuesday Oct. 23 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.
CRN 81335 The Cellar Fee $30
The Cellar, 1375 State Street, Geneseo, IL
Last day to receive a refund: Oct. 16
Etiquette — Manners Still Matter
Instructor: S. Adamson
Prerequisite: Middle School/High School
You never get a second chance to make a first impression! Good eye contact, introductions, making small talk and overall good manners are necessary social skills. Etiquette, ‘netiquette, politeness, getting and giving compliments, common courtesy and dining skills are all foundations for success in life! The first night of fun interactive instruction will be held at BHC and the 2nd night of practical application will be in the private dining room at The Cellar. (Fee includes student’s meal at The Cellar.)
2 Tuesdays Dec. 4 – Dec. 11 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
CRN 81344 Fee $35
1st Night: BHC – Outreach, 301 Avenue of the Cities, East Moline, IL (Room 204)
2nd Night: The Cellar, 1375 State Street, Geneseo, IL
Instructor: L. Carey
Prerequisite: Ages 11 – 16
This clinic will teach students the responsibilities of a babysitter, what parents expect, how to handle emergencies, caring for and handling infants and young children, feeding techniques and diapering, age-appropriate toys and activities, tips for bedtime issues and much more! Students will learn basic first aid and how to handle emergencies that arise such as injuries, illnesses and household accidents. As babysitting will be many students’ first job, interviewing also will be reviewed. Preregistration is required. Sorry, walk-ins are not allowed. Students need to bring their own sack lunch and snack. Certificate will be awarded upon completion.
1 Saturday Sept. 15 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
CRN 81345 Outreach – Rm. 204 Fee $55