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Fall 2017 Community Education Courses

(Interested in teaching Community Education? Learn how to submit your proposed classes, here.)

Each term, Oregon Coast Community College presents a compelling lineup of non-credit, affordable and inspiring Community Education courses. These classes are open to all, and registration is fast and easy. Fall classes range from meditation to brewing, and from oil painting to botanicals. There are nearly 50 courses to choose from this term – the most ever at OCCC!

3D-2: Beyond the Basics Lincoln City Nov. 2
Advanced Drawing Lincoln City Oct. 4 to Nov. 1
Advanced Drawing Waldport Oct. 6 to Nov. 3
Ballet & Modern Dance Lincoln City Cultural Center Oct. 31 to Dec. 12
Basic Life Support/CPR for Healthcare Workers Newport Oct. 20
Basic Pet Manners (FULL) Newport Oct. 3 to 31
Beginning & Intermediate Guitar (FULL) Lincoln City Sept. 28 to Dec. 7
Beginning Landscape: Seascape Oil Painting (FULL) Lincoln City Oct. 5, 12 & 19 + Nov. 2
Birding Basics Lincoln City Nov. 7 to Nov. 16
Cartooning for Beginners Lincoln City Oct. 7 to 21
Community CPR Newport Oct. 27
Photography: Composition Basics (Closed) Waldport Oct. 25
Darkness to Light Lincoln City Oct. 12
Darkness to Light Newport Oct. 19
Disaster Preparedness for the Pacific Northwest Lincoln City Nov. 9 and 16
Drawing for Beginners Lincoln City Oct. 4 to Nov. 1
Drawing for Beginners Waldport Oct. 6 to Nov. 3
Drawing into Watercolor (FULL) Lincoln City Nov. 4 to 18
DSLR Camera Basics (Closed) Waldport Oct. 4
Estate Planning: Wills & Trusts (FULL) Newport Sept. 28 to Oct. 12
Fly Fishing & Fly Tying (FULL) Lincoln City Sept. 25 to Oct. 30
Gyotaku: Fish Printing (FULL) Newport Oct. 26
Have a Pleasant Present Waldport Oct. 11 to Nov. 15
Home Brewing (Closed) Newport Oct. 2, Oct. 9 and Oct. 30
How to Write a Novel in 30 Days (FULL) Newport Oct. 3 & 10
Intermediate Drawing Lincoln City Oct. 4 to Nov. 1
Intermediate Drawing Waldport Oct. 6 to Nov. 3
Introduction to 3D Printing Lincoln City Oct. 26
Introduction to Food as Medicine (FULL) Newport Oct. 12
Introduction to Topical Herbal Medicine Making (FULL) Newport Nov. 9
Japanese Food and Culture (FULL) Newport Oct. 3- Nov. 7
Kelp, Rattle & Roll (FULL) Newport Sept. 26
Lincoln City Citizens’ Police Academy (FULL) Lincoln City Sept. 5 to Nov. 7
Love Lives Forever (Closed) Newport Oct. 9 to Nov. 6
Mosaic Tiles Newport Sept. 29-Dec. 1
Nature Printed Note Cards (FULL) Newport Oct. 12
Oil Painting Using the Wet on Wet Method (FULL) Newport Oct. 10-Nov. 28
Poetry for Anyone Newport Oct. 2 to Oct. 20
Renegade Writers Course Newport Oct. 17-Nov. 7
Rockhounding 101 (Closed) Lincoln City Sept. 30 & Nov. 18
Science, Environment, Economics & Common Ground Newport Oct. 2 to 20
Spanish for Beginners (Closed) Newport Sept. 25 to Nov. 29
Tai Chi Lincoln City Cultural Center Sept. 30 to Dec. 16
Telescopes Lincoln City Oct. 26
The Hunt for Killer Asteroids Lincoln City Oct. 5
Visualizing Color: Theory & Mixing Lincoln City Oct. 7 to 21
Zen Meditation 101 Newport Oct. 4-Nov. 1



Oregon Coast Community College strives to provide enriching, engaging community education courses that will interest the residents of Lincoln County. If you have a course you’d like to see in an upcoming term, email Dave Price, Director of Small Business Development and Community Education.