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Coquitlam Winter '08 Calendar _Horizon_ - Douglas College

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									Winter ’08
Training Group
Coquitlam Community Education

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    Welcome to Douglas College
          Training Group
  Coquitlam Community Education
The Douglas College Training Group is pleased to welcome instructors
and students from Coquitlam Continuing Education General Studies to
Douglas College Training Group Coquitlam Community Education. We
would like to thank the staff of Coquitlam Continuing Education for
giving us the opportunity to transition courses, instructors and students
to the college.


New courses, ideas, questions or suggestions…
If there is a course you would like to see, or want to propose teaching one
yourself, feel free to contact us.
Evelyn Hortobagyi
Project Coordinator – Community Education and Part-time Studies
604-588-7772

Parking:
• Parking is provided at Gleneagle Secondary
  (1195 Landsdowne Dr, Coquitlam)
• Pay parking is available at Pinetree Community Centre
  (1260 Pinetree Way, Coquitlam) and at
  Douglas College, David Lam Campus (1250 Pinetree Way, Coquitlam)

Keep this Calendar
This calendar is good until May 30, 2008




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  Experience Learning… Experience Fun
                                     Table of Contents
Cooking and Entertainment
Cooking for Your Life. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4
The Singing Chef . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4
 A Soprano Style Supper . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4
 An Evening in Tuscany . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5
 An Evening in Sicily . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5
 Soups, Soups, Soups . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5
 Fall in Italy. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5
 Pizza Pizza . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5
 Signature Sauces. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6
 True Italian. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6
Cooking with Kathryn . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5
 Satisfying Soups . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6
 Wonder Comfort Foods Part 2 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6
 Asian Fusion . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7
 French Bistro . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7
 Garlic, Glorious Garlic. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7
 Mediterranean Favorites. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7
 More Greek Favorites . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8
 Mexican Fiesta . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8
 Summer BBQ Buffet . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8
 Salads as a Meal . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8
 Sensational Seafood . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8
Wine Appreciation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
Wine Appreciation 101 with John Gerum . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
Exclusive Wines of Burrowing Owl . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9

Photography
Photography for Beginners . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
Nature Photography . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
Secrets of Better Photography . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10

Home and Gardening
Renovate the Smart Way. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
Landscape Design & Installation. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
Gardening with Perennials . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
Pruning and Shearing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
Hanging Moss Baskets. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
Herbs from Start to Finish . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
Floral Design . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
  Introduction to Fresh Flower Design. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
  Biedermeier Floral Design . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13
  Contemporary Home Silk Flower Arrangements . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13

Creative and Applied Arts
A Taste of Digital Scrapbooking . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14
Digital Scrapbooking . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14
Introduction to Drawing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14
Introduction to Painting – Watercolor/Acrylic . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14
Sunset Workshop . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15
Painting: Watercolour Techniques . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15
Pattern Development and Intermediate Sewing. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15
Easy Sew for Beginners . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15
Alterations Made Easy. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15


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                                      Table of Contents
Lifestyles
Argentine Tango. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16
Jive . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16
SALSA . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16
Cha Cha . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16
Wedding Waltz. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16
Hand Reflexology. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17
Face Reflexology . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17
Emotional Freedom Techniques (EFT) relieves Bad Habits and Phobias . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17
Foot Reflexology for Fun and Family . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17
Intuition and Understanding Your Dreams . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18
Intuition to Communicate Effectively . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18
Intuition, Chakras and Auras . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18
Intuition, Higher Self and Spirit Guides. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18
How to Become More Assertive and Improve your Life. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19
How to Change Feeling Blue to Living with Joy and Happiness . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19
Creating Happy Relationships. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19
Travel . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20
  Alaska by Cruiseship . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20
  Introducing The “Penny Pincher To Luxury” Travel Series . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20

Coquitlam Continuing Education & Open Learning . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22
Personal Development
Memory Training – Upgrade Your Memory with 8 Practical Memory Tips . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24
How to Write & Publish Your Own Book in 40 Days . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24
Minding Your Business . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24
 An Easy and Practical Guide to Small Business Finance and Taxation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24
 Marketing Basics: Strategy, Planning & Promotion . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25
 Maximize Your Human Resources . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25

Government Funded Programs
Career Builder Plus Program. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 26
The Practice Firm . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 26
Foundations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27
Essential Skills Training Schedule . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27
  Introduction to Essential Skills . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27
  TOWES and Beyond – User Applications of TOWES Scores. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 28
  Who are You? – Individual Skill Portfolio Workshop . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 28
  Bridging the Gap – Enhancing Essential Skills. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 29
Oil & Gas Program . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 29
Douglas College Self Employment Program . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 29
Working Solutions for Skilled Immigrants. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 30

General Information . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 31
Registration Form . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 32



   “Education costs money, but then so does ignorance.”
                                                                                                                                –Sir Claus Moser



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             About Douglas College




Douglas College is one of the largest public colleges in BC with two
major learning facilities in Greater Vancouver: New Westminster
Campus, David Lam Campus (Coquitlam) and 3 learning centres in
Burnaby, Maple Ridge and the Surrey Training Centre. Serving over
20,000 credit and non-credit students every year, Douglas College offers
degrees, university transfer programs, career programs as well as profes-
sional and academic upgrading, personal development and general inter-
est programming.
At Douglas College, we commit to enhancing the skills, knowledge and
values of lifelong learners to reach their goals. We can reflect on 35 years
of achievements and excellence while looking towards the future full of
success and accomplishments for our students and staff.
In addition to Community Education at the Surrey Training Centre,
Douglas College Training Group Coquitlam Community Education;
Douglas College also offers a wide variety of programming through
Continuing Education which can be accessed through http://www.dou-
glas.bc.ca/programs/continuing-education.html




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       Cooking and Entertainment

Cooking for your Life                     The Singing Chef
Tired of your old ways and want to        For many years Peppe Gioe was well
enjoy healthy eating habits? If so        known to Vancouverites as the “pasta
come join this entertaining and educa-    man with personality”, as he served
tional cooking/nutrition program          up mouth watering fresh pasta with
sponsored by the Canadian Diabetes        selections of opera to his customers at
Association. Each week you will           the Granville Island Public Market.
learn to select healthy foods, prepare    Now you too can experience the fla-
nutritious meals & enjoy the results.     vor of Italy and learn about the key
Explore the first steps to turn your      ingredients, preparation, cooking
old recipes into healthy ones. Learn      techniques & main dishes of authentic
to read and interpret food labels         Italian cuisine. Bring an appetitie to
through a Save-on-Foods Nutrition         class & come enjoy new friends while
tour. Use menu planning to achieve        Chef Peppe sings your favourite
better health and plan meals. For         Italian songs. Now that’a amore!
more information: CDA 604-732-            Peppe can modify the menu for vege-
4636.                                     tarians too.
Instructor: Canadian Diabetes
Association                               A Soprano Style Supper
Thursday, Mar 13 – Apr 3;
6:30 – 9:30 pm                            Tonight Chef Peppe returns with a
(CQCL) (4 sessions) $75 - Gleneagle       brand new Italian home style cooking
                                          menu. Learn these classics and how to
                                          prepare them from scratch. Roma-
                                          inspired linguine with artichoke
                                          hearts and lightly spiced basil cream
                                          sauce. Tuscan thyme & lemon bread-
                                          ed chicken breasts-white wine is the
                                          secret. Pan roasted pepper & russet
                                          potatoes baked with bacon and straw-
                                          berry tiramisu (a unique twist on a
                                          classic with orange liqueur and
                                          whipped cream).
                                          Instructor: Chef Peppe Gioe
                                          Tuesday, Feb 5; 6:30 – 9:30 pm
                                          (CQSS) (1 session) $37 – Gleneagle




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        Cooking and Entertainment

An Evening in Tuscany                       Fall in Italy
Join Chef Peppe as he travels to            Join the class tonight as Chef Peppe
Tuscany. Enjoy meat and spinach             prepares some of our very favorite
stuffed pasta shells, Tuscan sautéed        Italian recipes…starting off with an
sausages & vegetable medley,                incredibly delicious Mushroom
European endive & artichoke heart           Bruschetta-Mediterranean Salad with
salad and Peppe style elegant cream &       Capers and Fresh Vinaigrette-
peach crepes with lemon liqueur. Add        Chicken with Saffron & Whipping
in wonderful Italian songs, sung by         Cream & for dessert Dolce Vittoriana
your chef and it doesn’t get any better     served with a piping hot shot of
than this.                                  espresso! Take the night off, call a
                                            friend and bring an appetite!
Instructor: Chef Peppe Gioe
Tuesday, Feb 19; 6:30 – 9:30 pm             Instructor: Chef Peppe Gioe
(CQET) (1 session) $37 - Gleneagle          Tuesday, Apr 1; 6:30 – 9:30pm
                                            (CQFI) (1 session) $37 – Gleneagle
An Evening in Sicily
Join Chef Peppe and explore the won-
                                            Pizza Pizza
derful dishes of the beautiful island of    Chef Peppe will tell you it’s all about
Sicily. Bring a big appetite and enjoy      the crust. Tonight he will share his
baked Sicilian pasta with eggplant and      recipe for the perfect Pizza Crust and
3 cheeses, sundried tomato salad,           he’ll talk about freezing it and how to
lemon chicken and for dessert Sicilian      turn it into lots of other things. We
cannelloni...what a feast.       Theses     will talk about topping the perfect
dishes can be enjoyed for a week night      pizza & learn about Peppe’s special
supper or for a weekend dinner party.       ‘Farmer’s Pizza’ & ‘Pizza Pasta’. A
                                            fun filled night, so much better than
Instructor: Chef Peppe Gioe
                                            ordering in!
Tuesday March 11; 6:30 – 9:30 pm
(CQV5) (1 session) $37 - Gleneagle          Instructor: Chef Peppe Gioe
                                            Tuesday, Apr 22; 6:30 – 9:30 pm
                                            (CQPZ) (1 session) $37 – Gleneagle
Soups, Soups, Soups
There is nothing like a bowl of hot
delicious soup on a cold day, join
Chef Peppe as he make 3 wonderful
soups.    On the menu tonite is
Chickpea and Bacon Soup with
Orecchette pasta, Sicilian Minestrone
and Wedding Soup.
Instructor: Chef Peppe Gioe
Tuesday Mar 25; 6:30 – 9:30 pm
(CQSO) (1 session) $37 – Gleneagle




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        Cooking and Entertainment

Signature Sauces                            Cooking with Kathryn
Tonight Chef Peppe is going to make         Come cook along with Kathryn, our
some classic sauces with a definite         multi-talented cooking instructor. A
Chef Peppe twist! The quintessential        chef, teacher, home economist, caterer
Tomato Sauce served with Sicilian           and top graduate of the Dubrulle
Meatballs, White Sauce with Tuna,           Culinary School. Kathryn makes
Pesto Peppe’s Way and a Spicy               every class a joy. Remember to bring
Artichoke Sauce. All of these sauces        your appetite. These are hands on
can be turned into a complete meal          workshops.
pretty quickly. We will talk about dif-
ferent cuts of pasta, what sauce to
serve with which pasta & tips for           Satisfying Soups
freezing pasta sauce.                       Tonight you will be preparing a selec-
Instructor: Peppe Gioe                      tion of brand new soup recipes from
Tuesday, May 6; 6:30 – 9:30 pm              Kathyrn’s kitchen like chipotle chick-
(CQSI) (1 session) $37 – Gleneagle          en with vegetables and creamy garlic
                                            and leek as well as some updated ver-
                                            sions of old favorites.
True Italian
                                            Instructor: Kathryn Hunter-Tate
Chef Peppe returns to create some           Tuesday, Jan 29; 6:30 – 9:30 pm
true Italian classics served with a side    (CQST) (1 session) $37 – Gleneagle
order of opera...tonight we will enjoy
Olive Bruschetta with Mixed Salad
and Sun Dried Tomatoes followed by          Wonder Comfort Foods
Hand Rolled Gnocchi with a rich             Part 2
Mushroom sauce. For dessert an
                                            Kathryn’s back with a brand new
Italian classic gets an update -
                                            selection of warming winter dishes.
Blueberry Tiramisu.
                                            You’ll be preparing up dated versions
Instructor: Chef Peppe Gioe                 of family favorites like shepherd’s pie,
Tuesday, May 20; 6:30 – 9:30 pm             slow simmered baked beans, chicken
(CQTI) (1 session) $37 – Gleneagle          pot pie and more.
                                            Instructor: Kathryn Hunter-Tate
                                            Thursday, Feb 7; 6:30 – 9:30 pm
                                            (CQWF) (1 session) $37 - Gleneagle




                    “Dreams CAN come true
           if you have the courage to pursue them.”
                                                           –Walt Disney




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       Cooking and Entertainment

Asian Fusion                             Garlic, Glorious Garlic
Asian and North American ingredi-        If you love the rich flavour that garlic
ents will be combined to create some     gives food, this class is for you. We’ll
unique dishes you will want to pre-      use the “stinking rose” in the prepara-
pare again and again. Dishes will        tion of a selection of mouth watering
include Chinese Noodle Soup; South       pleasures like roasted pepper & garlic
Western inspired Spring Rolls,           bruschetta, 3 onion garlic soup with
Linguine with Shanghai Pork Sauce        garlic gorgonzola croutons, garlic &
and more.                                sundried tomato pesto and much
                                         more.
Instructor: Kathryn Hunter-Tate
Thursday, Feb 21; 6:30 – 9:30 pm         Instructor: Kathryn Hunter-Tate
(CQAF) (1 session) $37 – Gleneagle       Thursday, Mar 6; 6:30 – 9:30 pm
                                         (CQGA) (1 session) $37 - Gleneagle
French Bistro
This is home cooking at its finest-
                                         Mediterranean Favorites
warm, comforting and full of flavour.    If you like Greek food, you’ll love
Tonight’s menu will include bubbly       Mediterranean food. Our menu tonite
onion soup with cheese and croutons;     includes lamb tajine with couscous,
beef braised in red wine; a special      Spanish paella accompanied by
dessert and much more.                   regional appetizers, salad and dessert.
Instructor: Kathryn Hunter-Tate          Instructor: Kathryn Hunter Tate
Tuesday, Feb 26 6:30 – 9:30 pm           Thursday, Mar 13; 6:30 – 9:30 pm
(CQFB) (1 session) $37 – Gleneagle       (CQMD) (1 session) $37 - Gleneagle




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       Cooking and Entertainment

More Greek Favorites                     Salads as a Meal
Enjoyed Kathryn’s last Greek class?      Help with your summer meal plan-
She’s back with a selection of new       ning is here. We’ll be preparing a
recipes for you to prepare and sample    selection of new salad recipes using a
including Moussaka and Dolmades.         wide variety of ingredients to create
                                         dishes that are a meal in themselves.
Instructor: Kathryn Hunter-Tate
Thursday, Apr 17; 6:30 - 9:30 pm         Instructor: Kathryn Hunter-Tate
(CQGF) (1 session) $37 – Gleneagle       Tuesday, May 13; 6:30 – 9:30 pm
                                         (CQSM) (1 session) $37 – Gleneagle
Mexican Fiesta
Celebrate Cinco de Mayo by prepar-
                                         Sensational Seafood
ing a Mexican Meal from appetizers to    Learn what to look for when purchas-
desserts.                                ing fish & seafood & how to cook it to
                                         perfection. We’ll prepare a selection of
Instructor: Kathryn Hunter-Tate
                                         starter & main course dishes to sam-
Tuesday, Apr 29; 6:30 - 9:30 pm
                                         ple, using a variety of fish & seafood.
(CQMF) (1 session) $37 – Gleneagle
                                         Instructor: Kathryn Hunter-Tate
                                         Thursday, May 22; 6:30 – 9:30 pm
Summer BBQ Buffet                        (CQSN) (1 session) $37 - Gleneagle
Summer entertaining is a breeze when
you use your barbecue to cook a vari-
ety of marinated kabobs. Add to this
an easy appetizer, make ahead sides
and dessert and you’re on your way to
a relaxing stress free evening.
Instructor: Kathryn Hunter-Tate
Thursday, May 8; 6:30 – 9:30 pm
(CQCC) ( 1 session) $37 – Gleneagle




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        Cooking and Entertainment

Wine Appreciation                          Exclusive Wines of
                                           Burrowing Owl
Wine Appreciation 101                      Join local Wine Expert, John Gerum,
with John Gerum                            for an exciting evening sampling, dis-
                                           cussing and analyzing exclusive
Buying wine can be confusing with          Burrowing Owl wines that are rarely
the vast array of choices. Find the        available to the general public.
wines that suit your tastes and begin a
lifelong journey exploring wines of        Instructor: John Gerum
the world. This beginner’s class takes     Monday, May 5; 7:00 - 9:00 pm
an easy and fun approach to learning       (CQEW) (1 session) $63 -
about wine. Students will learn wine       David Lam
terminology, wine tasting techniques,
wine styles and types, food and wine
pairing and finding value wines. A
new wine scents aroma kit will be
introduced to help students identify
the different smells in wine. Wine
regions of the world will be discussed
with a spotlight on B.C. wines.
Instructor: John Gerum
Wednesday, Feb 20 – Mar 12;
7:00 - 8:30 pm
(CQWA) (4 sessions) $145 -
David Lam




               “The Future belongs to those
         who believe in the beauty of their dreams”
                                                                –Eleanor Roosevelt




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                          Photography

Photography for                            Secrets of Better
Beginners                                  Photography
Are you looking for a comprehensive        Designed for both film & digital pho-
course for beginners? This one is          tographs, this course is filled with tips
designed for beginners of SLR type         & tricks to help you take better pho-
cameras, both digital & film, but of       tographs. You will learn the basic
interest to anyone who wants to            technology that all cameras use and
improve their photography. Covers          you will receive helpful information
care & operation of camera, lenses,        on exposure & lighting. This course
films, composition, light, filters and     includes care & handling, film selec-
flashes. Two field trips planned.          tion, exposure, shutter speed &
Bring camera & manual to first class.      motion, aperture & depth of field,
                                           composition, lens selection, difficult
Instructor: Glen Bennett
                                           lighting conditions and use of filters &
Tuesdays, Feb 5 – Apr 8;
                                           flash. Please bring both camera and
7:00 – 9:00 pm
                                           manual to class.
(CQPB) (10 sessions) $89 -
David Lam                                  Instructor: Wayne McCartney
                                           Monday, Feb 4 – Mar 3;
                                           7:00 – 9:30 pm
Nature Photography                         Or
See “Mother Nature” at her best with       Monday, Mar 31 – Apr 28;
beautiful pictures of flowers, trees &     7:00 – 9:30 pm
outdoor scenery. Covers filters for        Or
accenting colors, a new method of          Monday, May 5 – Jun 9;
focusing and fill-in flash for daytime.    7:00 – 9:30 pm
Two field trips planned as part of the     (CQSP) (5 sessions) $59
10 session program.                        Or
                                           Saturday, Mar 8; 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Instructor: Glen Bennett
                                           (CQSP) (1 session) $39 -
Tuesdays, Apr 15; 7:00 – 9:00 pm
                                           David Lam
(CQNP) (10 sessions) $89 -
David Lam




We don’t want to cancel good programs, but ….
Programs are cancelled if everyone waits until the last minute to register.
The staff, where possible, makes a decision on activities 4 days prior to the
start date. If not enough people sign up the program will either be cancelled
or postphoned.




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                Home and Gardening

Renovate the Smart Way                       Gardening with
Educate before you renovate. Planning        Perennials
a renovation, or just want to make your      Let your garden renew itself each
home more energy efficient and com-          year. This course includes selection,
fortable! Join a local expert as he          planting & care of spring bulbs &
explains house construction, how a           flowering shrubs.
house works as a system; what are the
most effective ways to reduce heating        Instructor: Dennis Gignac
costs and increase the value of your         Tuesday, Feb 12; 7:30 – 9:30 pm
biggest asset-your house. For more           (CQGP) (1 session) $21 - David Lam
information visit www.howisyour-
house.com                                    Pruning and Shearing
Instructor: Einar Halbig                     Keep your plants in good health by
Tuesday, Feb 5; 6:30 – 9:30 pm               knowing when and how to prune.
Or                                           With a few simple tools it is easy to
Saturday, Mar 8; 9 am – noon                 keep your garden well-maintained.
(CQRN) (1 session) $21 –
David Lam                                    Instructor: Dennis Gignac
                                             Tuesday, Feb 12; 7:30 – 9:30 pm
                                             (CQPS) (1 session) $21 - David Lam
Landscape Design &
Installation                                 Hanging Moss Baskets
Covers sidewalks, patios, retaining
                                             Come plant a moss hanging basket
walls and other landscaping features,
                                             that will be ready for Mothers Day.
fences vs hedging, trees and shrubs,
                                             You are going to get dirty so please
planting for colour and design and
                                             dress appropriately. All supplies
brief look at water features. Learn to
                                             included.
create a plan for your garden. Bring
pencil, eraser, ruler and colour pencils.    Instructor: Dennis Gignac
                                             Tuesday, Apr 15; 7:30 – 9:30 pm
Instructor: Vern Staples
                                             (CQHM) (1 session) $25 - David Lam
Saturday, Feb 16; 9: 00am – 4:00 pm
(CQLD) (1session) $49 – David Lam




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                Home and Gardening

Herbs from Start                           Floral Design
to Finish
Whether you grow your own or pur-          Introduction to Fresh
chase them fresh, herbs are in abun-       Flower Design
dance in the summer.          In this
wonderful combined class you will          To design flower arrangements you
join both our Gardening expert             must first understand design ideas.
Dennis Gignac and our cooking guru,        This course examines the visual inten-
Kathryn Hunter-Tate. Night one             tions that are expressed in the basic
Dennis will teach you everything you       designs which are recognized as
need to know about planting & caring       belonging to the western tradition of
for an herb garden. On the 2nd night       flower arranging. With each session,
you will taste and discuss a variety of    students will be guided through the
herbs and then use them to prepare         experience of flower arranging, and
some easy summer dishes like Tuscan        will learn how their intention leads to
bread salad with fresh basil, scallops     structure and how this guides the
with cilantro pesto sauce and much         arranging process.
more.                                      All the basics will be covered: identifi-
Instructor: Dennis Gignac                  cation and care of fresh flowers,
Tuesday, Apr 1; 7:30 - 9:30 pm -           foliage and other floral products; the
David Lam                                  mechanics of arranging; and the theo-
and                                        ry of structure, line and colour combi-
Instructor: Kathryn Hunter-Tate            nations.
Tuesday, April 8; 6:30 – 9:30 pm           Students should bring their own cut-
(CQHB) (2 Sessions) $59 - Gleneagle        ter, scissors and a small sharp knife
Please note that Dennis will be teach-     each week. Additional materials
ing his class at the David Lam             including fresh flowers each week
Campus and Kathryn will be teach-          ($23 per person per week) will be
ing in the cooking kitchen at              included in the cost of the course.
Gleneagle.                                 Instructor: Kathy Goh, AIFD
                                           Tuesday, Feb 19 – Apr 8;
                                           7:00 – 9:00 pm
                                           (CQFD) (8 session) $272 -
                                           David Lam




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                Home and Gardening

Biedermeier Floral Design                   Contemporary Home Silk
This unique European cluster design         Flower Arrangements
is frequently used in making center-        Create a beautiful arrangement using a
pieces. It is reminiscent of traditional    variety of top quality silk flowers to
Victorian design with its fresh flowers     make a vibrant and spirited silk design
clustered tightly together - absolutely     for your home. The cost of the course
elegant! We will be using fresh roses       includes all silk flowers and materials
of mixed colours. Materials including       valued at $45. Please bring a cutter and
flowers valued at $30 are included in       a glue gun.
the cost of the course. Please bring a
sharp knife and a cutter.                   Instructor: Kathy Goh, AIFD
                                            Tuesday, Apr 15; 7 – 9:00 pm
Instructor: Kathy Goh, AIFD                 (CQHS) (1 session) $66 -
Tuesday, April 22; 7 – 9:00 pm              David Lam
(CQBD) (1 session) $52 -
David Lam




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          Creative and Applied Arts

A Taste of Digital                          Introduction to Drawing
Scrapbooking                                Introduction to basic drawing con-
Have you been wondering about dig-          cepts looks at perspective, proportion,
ital scrapbooking, but unsure where         positive & negative space, rendering
to start? Want to sign up for the           of textures & volumes & composi-
longer class but need some reassur-         tional structure. Some work with a
ance? Join this friendly, informative       model will be included. Students will
class & learn the basics using              acquire a visual vocabulary and begin
Photoshop.                                  to explore individual modes of expres-
                                            sion. Some materials provided. Bring
Instructor: Patti Webb                      18”x24” newsprint or cartridge paper,
Wednesday, Feb 6, 6:30 - 9:30 pm            18”x24” drawing board & a 6-B pen-
(CQTS) (1 session) $27 - David Lam          cil to 1st class.
                                            Instructor: Phyllis Greenwood
Digital Scrapbooking                        Tuesdays, Jan 29; 7 – 10 pm
Everyone has a story to tell so how         (CQID) (6 sessions) $97 -
will you tell yours? Digital scrap-         David Lam
booking moves into the 21st Century
replacing scissors & glue with imaging      Introduction to Painting
software & computers. Using the
same ideas, but a different process will
                                            – Watercolor/Acrylic
take you to another level of artistic &     In this introduction you will learn
graphic creativity. Create your own         basic painting concepts of color theo-
tags, backgrounds, borders, typogra-        ry, techniques of color mixing and
phy & layout to suit the exact look &       paint application. Demonstration of
style you are trying to achieve for         masking, layering, washes, glazes &
your precious pictures & memories.          textures. Participate in exercises
                                            designed to emphasize individual
Instructor: Patti Webb
                                            modes of expression. Some materials
Wednesdays, Feb 13 – Mar 5;
                                            included. Bring white, cadmium red
6:30 – 9:30 pm
                                            medium, cadmium yellow medium, &
(CQDS) (4 sessions) $129 –
                                            ultramarine blue watercolor or acrylic
David Lam
                                            paint & 2 brushes (small & medium)
                                            on the 1st night. Further supplies will
                                            be discussed.
                                            Instructor: Phyllis Greenwood
                                            Tuesdays, Apr 1 – May 6; 7 – 10 pm
                                            (CQPW) (6 sessions) $97 -
                                            David Lam




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          Creative and Applied Arts

Sunset Workshop                              Pattern Development and
This is just one of many different one-      Intermediate Sewing
day workshops that Frank offers to           Create your own custom fitted pants.
broaden your watercolour painting            Although complicated, it is not diffi-
skills. This workshop will show you          cult. Learn basic pattern making, pat-
how to paint a dramatic sunset framed        tern lay out, cutting and sewing
by silhouetted trees to set it off. This     details. This course helps you to create
workshop is designed for all levels of       a perfect pair of pants for your body.
painters. Supplies are included in the       Please phone 604-588-7773 for a sup-
cost of the workshop.                        ply list before first night of class.
Instructor: Frank Townsley                   Instructor: Rey Sadat-Mamsouri
Saturday, Mar 8; 9am – 3:30 pm               Mondays, Jan 28 – Mar 17;
(CQSU) (1 session) $59 - David Lam           6:30 – 9:30 pm
                                             (CQPD) (8 sessions) $129 - Gleneagle
Painting: Watercolour
Techniques                                   Easy Sew for Beginners
These watercolour classes are aimed at       This fun and easy course covers basic
beginners, but informative and inspir-       pattern making, pattern layout, cut-
ing for painters of all levels. Learn the    ting and sewing details and lots of
basics of mixing colours and a variety       time-wise hints. By the end of the
of painting techniques. Learn how to         course you will have your very own,
paint skies, clouds, water, birch trees,     custom fitted skirt and tank top which
evergreen trees, mountains, fog &            you can modify to various styles as
mist, wood and rocks. Leave with             you wish. Please phone for a supply
three finished paintings you’ll be           list to 605-588-7772.
proud to show off! Obtain a supply
                                             Instructor: Rey Sadat-Mamsouri
list to purchase supplies prior to the
                                             Mondays, Apr 21 – June 16;
first class. If some supplies are unat-
                                             6:30 – 9:30 pm
tainable, Frank will have some avail-
                                             (CQES) (8 sessions) $129 - Gleneagle
able for purchase on the first class.
Instructor: Frank Townsley
Wednesday Jan 30 – Mar 12; 7:00pm
                                             Alterations Made Easy
– 10:00 pm                                   Learn all the basic, everyday alteration
(CQPA) (7 sessions) $99 -                    skills you need for various garments
David Lam                                    such as pants, skirts, dresses, jackets,
                                             everything! Even if you don’t have
                                             any garments in need of alteration at
                                             the moment, this course will teach
                                             you useful sewing skills beneficial for
                                             those days you’re stuck at home hav-
                                             ing to hem your pants.
                                             Instructor: Rey Sadat-Mamsouri
                                             Mondays, Mar 31 - Apr 14;
                                             6:30 – 9:30 pm
                                             (CQAE) (3 sessions) $55 - Gleneagle


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                              Lifestyles

Argentine Tango                            Cha Cha
This dramatic dance is passionate &        This is an exciting Latin dance, which
intense. It is based on simple walking     originated in the 1950’s as a slowed
steps. A must experience.                  down Mambo. It gets its name &
                                           character from its distinct repetitive
Instructor: Bill McKinnon
                                           foot rhythm. This is the year of the
Wednesdays, Jan 30 – Mar 5;
                                           CHA.
7 – 8 pm
(CQAT) (6 sessions) $65 -                  Instructor: Bill McKinnon
Pinetree Community Ctr.                    Wednesdays, April 2 – May 7;
                                           9 – 10 pm
                                           (CQCH) (6 sessions) $65 per Couple
Jive                                       - Pinetree Community Ctr.
This lively dance is a great way to add
fun and enjoyment to your special
party. There is no time like the pres-
                                           Wedding Waltz
ent to learn to Jive.                      Come learn this beautiful, graceful
                                           dance and learn to glide across the
Instructor: Bill McKinnon
                                           floor like a pro.
Wednesdays, Jan 30 – Mar 5;
9:00 – 10:00 pm                            Instructor: Bill McKinnon
(CQJI) (6 sessions) $65 -                  Wednesdays, Apr 2 - May 7;
Pinetree Community Ctr.                    7 – 8 pm
                                           (CQWW) (6 sessions) $65 - Pinetree
                                           Community Ctr.
SALSA
The word SALSA means sauce, denot-
ing a “HOT” flavor. This dance has an
ever growing following up & down the
west coast with Vancouver being one of
the hot spots.
                                           We don’t want to cancel
Instructor: Bill McKinnon
Wednesdays, Jan 30 – Mar 5;
                                           good programs, but ….
8:00 – 9:00 pm -                           Programs are cancelled if everyone
Pine Tree Community Ctr.                   waits until the last minute to
Or                                         register. The staff, where possible,
Wednesdays, Apr 2 – May 7;                 makes a decision on activities 4
8:00 – 9:00 pm                             days prior to the start date. If not
(CQSA) (6 sessions) $39 -                  enough people sign up the program
Pine Tree Community Ctr.                   will either be cancelled or
                                           postphoned.




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                                 Lifestyles

Hand Reflexology                               Emotional Freedom
Learn an easy way to improve and               Techniques (EFT) Relieves
maintain your health, easing carpal            Bad Habits and Phobias
tunnel problems and arthritis, while
                                               Are you a Chocoholic? Bring your
relaxing and relieving many symp-
                                               chocolate, cigarettes, or cookies to
toms. Easy to do no matter where you
                                               class. Get rid of your habit easily with
are, it will bring relaxation. Best of all,
                                               this gentle, powerful method. Relieve
you can do this anywhere, anytime,
                                               stress, fear, pain, allergy, phobia, habit,
for yourself as well as others. I work
                                               and emotional trauma. EFT offers
on my hands at every red light!
                                               permanent change in the area of your
Effective for people of all ages… You
                                               choice. Help friends, family to
may bring someone to work with you
                                               improve any behaviour. Use EFT with
as a guest. For further information
                                               children and animals to change their
contact: Yvette@touchpointreflexolo-
                                               behaviour. Install positive choices
gy.com
                                               rather than a “Quick-Fix”. See and
Instructor: Yvette Eastman                     feel the immediate changes. EFT is so
Tuesdays, Feb 5 – 19, 7 - 9:30 pm              simple to do that you will teach your
(CQRH) (3 sessions) $49 -                      kids how to use it to improve their
David Lam                                      soccer or their schoolwork. For fur-
                                               ther         information         contact:
                                               yvette@touchpointreflexology.com
Face Reflexology
                                               Instructor: Yvette Eastman
Paradise can be yours with this
                                               Saturday, Mar 8; 9 am – 4 pm
incredible way of improving health,
                                               (CQEF) (1 session) $49 - David Lam
relaxing your entire system, leaving
you glowing. Learn techniques for
relieving headaches, stress, pain,             Foot Reflexology for Fun
sinusitis, while improving skin tone           and Family
and circulation as you work on the
face, neck and scalp. This simple and          Improve every part of your body, the
gentle method is easy to learn. It is          physical, mental and emotional. Some
applicable for estheticians, nurses,           people take the course to help
home-care, as well as for Reflexologist        friends/family. Relaxing and refresh-
and in everyday life for relaxation. If        ing, it is designed to ease tension,
you choose, you may bring someone              rebalance your internal organs,
to work with you as a guest. For fur-          improve and maintain health.
ther       information         contact:        Reflexology improves circulation,
Yvette@touchpointreflexology.com               muscle tone, increases energy, concen-
                                               tration and productivity while reduc-
Instructor: Yvette Eastman                     ing many disease symptoms. You may
Tuesdays, Feb 26 & Mar 4;                      bring someone to work with as a
7 – 9:30 pm                                    guest. For further information con-
(CQRF) (2 sessions) $39 -                      tact:Yvette@touchpointreflexology.com
David Lam
                                               Instructor: Yvette Eastman
                                               Tuesdays, Mar 11 – 25, 7:00 – 9:30 pm
                                               (CQRT) (3 sessions) $49 - David Lam



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                              Lifestyles

Intuition and                               Intuition, Chakras
Understanding Your                          and Auras
Dreams                                      If the body is a vehicle of conscious-
We have access to a storehouse of           ness, then chakras are the wheels of
resources that rarely come to con-          life that carry this vehicle about,
scious awareness. Understanding our         through its trials, tribulations and
dreams helps us with self-knowledge,        transformations. Chakras are gate-
provides practical guidance & aware-        ways between various dimensions and
ness of the psychic realms we are con-      are a fascinating way of interpreting &
nected to.     Learn techniques to          working with vital energy. Learn
enhance dream recall, record, inter-        more about the chakras & fine-tune
pret and incubate your dreams and           your intuitive process in this experi-
create your own personal dream dic-         ential class. Tools to support this
tionary. Intuition tools to support         learning will be available for purchase
this class will be available for pur-       after class.
chase.                                      Instructor: Cheryl Brewster
Instructor: Cheryl Brewster                 Wednesdays, April 9 & 16;
Wednesday, Feb 6; 6:30 – 9:30pm             6:30 – 9:30pm
(CQUN) (1 session) $27 -                    (CQAU) (2 sessions) $39 -
David Lam                                   David Lam


Intuition to Communicate                    Intuition, Higher Self and
Effectively                                 Spirit Guides
Effective communication is about            Connect & receive messages from
having needs meet in a mutually             your Higher Self and Spirit Guides in
respectful way. How much do your            this experiential workshop. You will
“vibes” affect your communications          learn the deep impact that intuition
with others at home and on the job?         plays in your daily life & how to
Ongoing awareness of your needs,            expand upon it, broadening the base
emotions, habits and intentions is          of knowledge, divine wisdom, guid-
vital. Gain tools from this class to        ance & assistance that you have access
consistently understand & manage            to. Tools to support this learning will
your personal energy system. Grow           be available for purchase after the
your intuition & communication              class.
skills into heights that will empower       Instructor: Cheryl Brewster
and astound you. Tools to support           Wednesday, May 7; 6:30 – 9:30pm
this learning will be available for pur-    (CQIN) (1 session) $25 -
chase after class.                          David Lam
Instructor: Cheryl Brewster
Saturday, Mar 8; 9am – 4pm
(CQCO) (1 session) $55 -
David Lam




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                              Lifestyles

How to Become More                          Creating Happy
Assertive and Improve                       Relationships
your Life                                   Fun and positive! Not all relation-
Simple, effective and fun! Discover         ships are made in heaven. Identify the
your true self, set limits and express      relationships that are harmful and dis-
what you really want to say. Learn          cover how you can change them into
how to communicate assertively and          fulfilling and joyful experiences. Join
stand up for yourself in your personal      this workshop to practice enriching
and professional life. Practice respect-    your rapport with people around you.
ing your boundaries and speaking            Find out how you can be a healthy
assertively to improve your self-           partner in a relationship and explore
esteem, confidence, relationships with      your needs about relationships. Start
others and the way you manage con-          attracting positive and harmonious
flicts.                                     relationships to your life by using fun
                                            and simple tools.
Instructor: Marlena Majbaum
Saturdays, Feb 2 – 9; 9:30am –              Instructor: Marlena Majbaum
12:30pm                                     Thursday, Feb 28, 6:30 – 9:30 pm
(CQMA) (2 sessions) $49 -                   (CQHR) (1 session) $37 –
David Lam                                   David Lam


How to Change Feeling
Blue to Living with Joy
and Happiness
Fast, easy, powerful. Use EFT as a
very effective technique to free your-             “We are what we
self from stress, fear, pain, depression            repeatedly do.
or trauma. Learn how to improve
your physical and emotional health by                 Excellence,
stimulating the flow of energy & cre-                  therefore,
ating positive changes in your life.
Practice reducing negative emotions                  is not an act
& achieving positive goals. Go home                  but a habit.”
re-energized & share this effective
                                                                    –Aristotle
technique with others.
Instructor: Marlena Majbaum
Wednesday, Feb 20; 6:30 – 9:30pm
(CQFB) (1 session) $29 -
David Lam




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                               Lifestyles

Travel                                       Penny Pinchers’ Guide To
                                             Luxury Travel Made Easy
Alaska by Cruiseship                         Four-Part Series – Register for all 4
                                             courses and receive a 10% discount.
Join Frank Townsley, a veteran of 29
cruises to Alaska, as he offers advice       Part I: Popular North American
on Cruise lines, time to travel, shore
excursions, car rentals, hiking &
                                             Destinations
walks, and yes, even shopping. His           In his first of four “Penny Pincher to
self-produced video (available for pur-      Luxury” travel series, Tony focuses on
chase) depicts Ports of Call, wildlife,      popular North American destinations,
scenic inland drives, as well as Glacier     helping you stretch your travel dollars
Bay National Park and Hubbard                even further! Destinations include:
Glacier. This informative presentation       Hawaii, California (Disneyland and
will definitely give you an insightful       San Francisco), Las Vegas, Toronto and
look at what to do and not to do on          Eastern Canada, Florida (Orlando,
your Alaska cruise. Handout materi-          Miami Beach) and New York (special
als from various ports are available to      report included).
participants.
                                             Monday, Feb 11; 6:30-9:30pm
Instructor: Frank Townsley                   (CQNA) (1 session) $47 – David Lam
Thursday, Jan 31; 7:00 – 10:00pm
(CQAC) (1 session) $22 - David Lam           Part II: Popular European
                                             Destinations
Introducing The “Penny                       Have you always wanted to visit
Pincher To Luxury” Travel                    Europe, but money was getting in the
Series                                       way? Think you have to cut corners to
                                             go? It doesn’t have to be that way.
How to Travel Above Your Means               Tony will share his proven European
Without Paying For It                        travel secrets so you can go high-end,
This information-packed, 6-hour semi-        on the cheap! He will focus on popular
nar is for the cost-conscious traveller      areas such as: England, France, Italy,
who wants it all! Learn simple to use        Germany and Eastern Europe, among
methods and strategies to save you           others (special report included).
money on airfare, hotels, car rentals and    Monday, March 3; 6:30-9:30pm
cruises. Have you always wanted to stay      (CQEU) (1 session) $47 –
at high-end hotels and rent luxury cars      David Lam
without paying a fortune? Tony will
share his most guarded insider travel
secrets, helping you take the guess work
and confusion out of this process (work-
book included).
Instructor: Tony Dragun
Saturday, April 5; 9am-3:30pm
(CQTR) (1 session) $87 – David Lam




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                            Lifestyles
Part III: Featuring Mexico and           Part IV: Featuring Popular Golf
the Caribbean                            Resort Destinations
More and more Canadians are choos-       Want to play golf year-round without
ing Mexico and the Caribbean as their    paying through the nose? This semi-
holiday destination, but too many are    nar will provide you with everything
paying through the roof! Learn simple    you need to know to make this a real-
strategies and methods so you can get    ity. An avid golfer, Tony will tell you
a four-star luxury experience on a       his most guarded insider travel secrets
two-star budget (special report          to the most popular golf resorts in
included).                               California, Arizona, Hawaii and
                                         Mexico. As a bonus, Tony will pro-
Thursday, Mar 20; 6:30-9:30pm
                                         vide you with a 50% off green fees
(CQME) (1 session) $47 –
                                         voucher, valid at over 1,500 golf
David Lam
                                         courses across North America (special
                                         report included).
                                         Thursday, Apr 24; 6:30-9:30pm
                                         (CQGR) (1 session) $47 –
                                         David Lam




We don’t want to cancel good programs, but ….
Programs are cancelled if everyone waits until the last minute to register.
The staff, where possible, makes a decision on activities 4 days prior to the
start date. If not enough people sign up the program will either be cancelled
or postphoned.




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    Coquitlam Continuing Education

           Creating Options and Opportunities
                      www.ce43.com or 604 936-4261
Coquitlam Continuing Education wishes to thank
the general public for your patronage of our general
interest classes for the past thirty years. Recently the
Board of Education has been given a significantly
expanded learning mandate that includes early literacy to adult literacy. To help
us ensure that we deliver the best educational programs possible we will focus
our resources on adult literacy and training.
With the support and cooperation of Douglas College, Port Coquitlam Parks
and Recreation and Coquitlam Parks and Recreation we will be transitioning our
general interest classes and instructors to these partner groups. Detailed class
information and schedules will be available in our upcoming Winter-Spring
brochure as well as the program guides for Douglas College and Port Coquitlam
Parks and Recreation. Beginning in January 2008, all registrations for general
interest classes will happen directly through Douglas College and Port
Coquitlam Parks and Recreation and in the spring, through Coquitlam. We wish
to thank Douglas College for their commitment to these programs and their
instructors.
We have four locations to serve you.for the following courses:
• High School Credit courses      • Computer and business classes
• Certificate programs            • ELSA classes
• GED preparation classes         • Adult Basic Education (ABE) classes
• Self Paced credit course        • Self Paced ABE classes
  (FREE to all graduates)
Montgomery Centre, CLOC, Riverside Secondary Night School, and Gleneagle
Secondary Night School




             “Success is the sum of small efforts,
                repeated day in and day out.”
                                                          –Robert Collier




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          Coquitlam Open Learning

                           Online Learning
               Location: 380 Montgomery Street, Coquitlam
Coquitlam Open Learning offers online learning
courses to students across the district. It is part of the
Coquitlam School District and is an option for stu-
dents who need to work ahead, upgrade a course
mark or want more flexible scheduling options.These courses are free to most
students concurrently enrolled in a high school.Students will experience ‘tech-
nology enabled learning’ including email, internet, discussion boards and chat.In
addition, students will have contact to district teachers to get support and feed-
back. Visit our website http://online.sd43.bc.ca or call us at 604-936-4285.




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               Personal Development

Memory Training –                           Minding Your Business
Upgrade Your Memory with
8 Practical Memory Tips                     An Easy and Practical
Learning to improve your memory is          Guide to Small Business
easy and can immediately applicable         Finance and Taxation
to your daily activities. This “memo-
ry upgrade” will enable you to recall       The objective of this course will be to
names, remember what you read, give         provide you the entrepreneur with the
a presentation with notes, increase         tools you need to satisfy the statutory
your concentration & imagination,           requirements mandated by the federal
and be better organized and more effi-      and provincial governments and to
cient. Also discover the 5 minute tool      assist you in measuring business per-
that can increase your personal effi-       formance and your business. By the
ciency by 25%. Discover how ques-           end of this course you will not be an
tions can force your mind to pay            accountant but you will have the
attention. There is no such thing as a      hands on training in accounting and
bad memory, only an untrained one!          taxation that will assist you in running
                                            your business successfully. You will
Instructor: Graham Best                     learn:
Saturday, Feb 16; 9 – noon                  • Do I incorporate or not, cash flow
(CQMT) (1 session) $50 - David Lam            management, basic principles of
                                              accounting, an overview of the
How to Write & Publish                        accounting cycle, practical manage-
Your Own Book in 40 Days                      ment of day to day accounting.
                                            • PST and GST, when do you regis-
Position yourself as the Expert by
                                              ter, how do you complete the
writing a book. Consider this fact: ‘The
                                              forms,
Prestige Enjoyed by the Published
                                            • Source deductions (payroll) what,
Author is Unparalleled in Our
                                              why and when.
Society’. Take advantage of this fact to
                                            • Tax planning, income tax returns,
make more money in your business or
                                              when do you need to complete
even in your job career. This course
                                              them, penalties
will show you both how to write a
                                            • Expenses, deductions, and what
book on a subject you are passionate
                                              can you expense and what can you
about and how to have it published for
                                              not.
little or no money. This could be the
                                            • Home office expenses, mileage logs
most important course you ever take.
                                              and much more.
Taught by Millionaire Entrepreneur
and # 1 Amazon Best Selling Author          Tony Holtzhuasen, CMA is a self-
of: ‘101 Reasons Why You Must Write         employed Management Consultant
A Book’, Bob Burnham. A complete            and Tax Specialist who is committed
workbook is included. www.expertau-         to assisting other entrepreneurs to be
thorpublishing.com                          successful in their business.
Instructor: Bob Burnham                     Thursday, Jan 31 – Mar 6,
Tuesday Feb 26; 6:30 – 9:30 pm              6:30 – 9:30 pm
Or                                          (CBQT) (6 sessions) $139 -
Thursday Apr 24; 6:30 – 9:30 pm             David Lam
(CQWB) (1 session) $39 - David Lam

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               Personal Development

Marketing Basics:                           Maximize Your Human
Strategy, Planning &                        Resources
Promotion                                   This session is designed for new and
Learn how to write a marketing plan,        existing business owners and people
set clear objectives and select and pri-    managers. You will leave with tips
oritize marketing initiatives:              and techniques on how to efficiently
• Define your target markets: who           and effectively manage the people
  are they, what are their needs, and       power of the business.
  how do you meet those needs               This 1 day session will save you time,
• Develop a marketing plan by set-          money and headaches. You will learn
  ting clear objectives, strategies and     how to avoid time-consuming and
  tactics and set marketing priorities      expensive mistakes in the areas of:
• Explore ways to promote your              • Hiring Employees
  business and generate sales leads         • Paying Employees
• Set, manage and measure results of        • Training and Disciplining
  your marketing plan                         Employees
Instructor: Ivana Misci                     • Creating an Effective Work
Tuesday, Feb 19; 6:30 – 9:30pm                Environment and Culture
(CQMB) (1 session) $29 -                    Saturday, Mar 8; 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
David Lam                                   (CQHR) (1 session) $79 -
                                            David Lam

     “Anyone who has                        Cissy Pau is the Principal Consultant
                                            of      Clear      HR      Consulting
   never made a mistake                     (www.clearconsulting.com). She has a
      has never tried                       wealth of HR experience in a broad
                                            range of industries. Her down to
      anything new.”                        earth, practical approach provides you
                        –Albert Einstein    with functional solutions that you can
                                            implement today and use tomorrow.




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     Government Funded Programs

Career Builder Plus                       The Practice Firm
Program                                   Are you an immigrant? Do you have
The Career Builder Plus Program has       education and technical skills and lack
been designed with maximum flexibil-      specific Canadian work experience?
ity for you to implement a customized     The Practice Firm can provide you
plan of action to meet your individual    with opportunities to gain valuable
career goals. The program is modular      work experience in one of the compa-
with participants taking all of Stream    ny’s departments which include:
One, which is two weeks total dura-       • Accounting
tion, and/or a selection of Modules       • Purchasing
from Stream One or Stream Two, as         • Human Resources
needed. Participants develop a realis-    • Technical Support & Web Design
tic individualized career plan. Career    • Marketing
Consultants provide individual follow     • Office Administration
up and support during and after the       Program staff provide realistic coach-
program. Career Builder Plus is           ing and advice to assist participants in
offered at no cost to the unemployed      achieving the company’s business
and underemployed with two service        goals.
locations:
                                          Graduates of the program leave with:
David Lam Campus                          • Douglas College Certificate of
1250 Pinetree Way                           Completion
Coquitlam, BC                             • Personalized Career Portfolio
Maple Ridge Business Centre               • Business Reference from a local
#300 – 22470 Dewdney Trunk Road             company
Maple Ridge, BC                           • On-going job search support
For service at either location, call      Positions are available NOW !
(604) 467-6593
                                          Call Douglas College Surrey Training
                                          Centre for more information 604-588-
                                          7772




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     Government Funded Programs

Foundations                                Essential Skills Training
Foundations Workplace Skills pro-
gram is a FREE program offering            Introduction to Essential
unemployed Canadians the opportu-
nity to:
                                           Skills
• Write a skills assessment to identify    2 day workshop
  Essential Skill Levels
                                           This introductory workshop is a pre-
• Develop a personal portfolio that
                                           requisite to other Essential Skills
  documents your work history, edu-
                                           workshops and covers the basics of
  cation, training and more
                                           Essential Skills:
• Work with staff to upgrade and
                                           • Understanding the 9 Essential
  enhance skill areas required to
                                             Skills
  achieve your employment goals
                                           • Where did they come from?
• Fast track your way into a new
                                           • Why are they important?
  career
                                           • How can I use them?
The Foundations Workplace Skills
                                           Jan 10 & 11; 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
program accepts new participants on a
                                           (2 Sessions) $295.00 - David Lam
continuous basis. Call (604) 588-7772
                                           Campus, Rm. B3011
for more information.
                                           For more information call
                                           (604) 777-6152


                                           TOWES and Beyond –
                                           User Applications of
                                           TOWES Scores
                                           3 day workshop
                                           This workshop is designed to provide
                                           practical knowledge and application
                                           of TOWES assessments:
                                           • TOWES scores using the 500 point
                                             scale
                                           • Applications for using TOWES
                                           • Writing Supplemental Reports
                                           • Debriefing processes
                                           Pre-requisite: Introduction to
                                           Essential Skills
                                           Feb 5, 6 & 7; 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
                                           ( Sessions) $435.00 David Lam
                                           Campus, Rm. C1011
                                           For more information call
                                           (604) 777-6152




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     Government Funded Programs

Who are You? –                             Bridging the Gap –
Individual Skill Portfolio                 Enhancing Essential Skills
Workshop                                   3 day workshop
2 day workshop                             This workshop is designed to assist
Participants are presented with a three    instructors with addressing skill gaps
step process to help clients identify      and includes: A methodology for
and understand their Essential Skills.     developing            Individualized
This process includes helping clients      Enhancement Plans (IEP’s). Essential
to:                                        Skills resources and skills enhance-
• Step 1 – Create a Personal               ment modules
  Portfolio                                • Developing Essential Skills lesson
• Step 2 – Analyze their portfolio to        plans
  identify and understand their            Pre-requisite: Introduction to
  Essential Skills                         Essential Skills
• Step 3 – Relate their skills to the      Feb 27, 28 & 29; 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
  world of work, learning and life
                                           ( Session) David Lam          $435.00
Pre-requisite: Introduction to             Campus, Rm. B3011
Essential Skills
                                           For more information call
Workshop dates TBA                         (604) 777-6152
For more information call:
(604) 777-6152




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     Government Funded Programs

Oil & Gas Program                         Douglas College Self
Interested in working in the oil and      Employment Program
gas industry? Sponsored by the            “Where successful entrepreneurs
Ministry of Energy, Mines and
                                          begin”
Petroleum Resources, this 2-week,
full time program will prepare you for    The SE Program offers a combination
work in BC’s thriving oil and gas         of classroom training, business coach-
industry. The program includes:           ing, monitoring and mentoring to
• An introduction to the oil and gas      assist participants in launching and
  industry (Virtual Drill Rig             operating successful businesses. The
  Experience)                             program’s dedication to student suc-
• An Essential Skills refresher course    cess has paid off with the graduation
• H2S Alive                               of over 2,200 participants.
• Detection and Control of
                                          New classes start every 5 weeks
  Flammable Substances
• Transportation of Dangerous             Fast Start – your business could be
  Goods                                   open in as little as 3 weeks
• Emergency Level First Aid
                                          Through The Self Employment
• Light duty vehicle – driver
                                          Program you will:
  improvement
                                          • Prepare a comprehensive Business
• Petroleum Safety Training (includ-
                                            Plan
  ing WHIMIS)
                                          • Develop your management skills
Prerequisites: TOWES Test                 • Work with a mentor for the first
                                            year
Cost: No charge
                                          • Receive Income support for 48
The program will be offered at the          weeks
Surrey Training Centre from April
                                          93% of all graduates are still in busi-
2008. Book early as space is limited.
                                          ness after 1 year.
For more information or to book a
TOWES test, contact Janice at 604-        67% of all graduates who have com-
777-6152.                                 pleted the program are still in business.
                                          To get started:
                                          • Information sessions every week.
                                          • Call to find a convenient location
                                            near you.
                                          • Phone: 604-777-6012 or E-mail:
                                            sep@douglas.bc.ca or look at our
                                            website douglascollege.ca/selfem-
                                            ployment




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     Government Funded Programs

Working Solutions for                       • meet employers and professionals
                                              in their field
Skilled Immigrants                          • obtain Canadian work experience
Working Solutions for Skilled               • learn how to interview successfully
Immigrants assists foreign trained          • have language and credential
professionals to launch their careers in      assessments completed
Canada. Working Solutions has been          • identify and register for courses to
designed to meet the unique needs of          improve qualifications and English
the skilled immigrant job seeker; the         language skills
goal is to develop a customized train-
                                            This program is funded by the
ing and education plan that will lead
                                            Ministry of Economic Development.
to a career. Program participants work
                                            Program participants requiring lan-
individually with a career consultant
                                            guage or skills upgrading will receive
to:
                                            additional government funding.
• obtain information about the local
  labour market and their trade or          Services are delivered in Coquitlam,
  profession in Canada                      Surrey and Burnaby. New partici-
• develop career and training plans         pants begin Working Solutions every-
• create professional resumes and job       day. Call 604.777.6099 for more
  search letters                            information.
• obtain “Canadian-style” job search
  skills




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                  General Information
COMMUNITY EDUCATION

Regular Office Hours:                             Information/Registration:
Monday, to Thursday 8:00 am – 9:30 pm             Telephone:    604-588-7772
Friday, and Saturday 8:00 am – Noon               Fax:          604-588-7774
NOTE:
If you are registering and do not wish to pay by cash or credit card, you must pay
with a certified cheque or money order.


Harassment Policy:
Douglas College is committed to providing a peaceful, respectful learning and working
environment that is free of violence, inappropriate conduct, sexual harassment and
discrimination. Contact the Sexual Harassment Advisor for information or advice @
604-527-5574


Refund Policy:
Full refunds will be issued if the College cancels a course. Refunds are available to
persons who withdraw from a course and meet the following criteria: request for
refund from the Douglas College, Surrey Training Centre three days prior to the start
of the course.
NOTE:
A $15 processing fee will be charged. No refunds will be issued if course fees or the
refund amount is less than $15. Fees for materials, supplies, books, etc are not
eligible for refunds.

Parking:
• Parking is provided at Gleneagle Secondary (1195 Landsdowne Dr, Coquitlam)
• Pay parking is available at Pinetree Community Centre (1260 Pinetree Way,
  Coquitlam) and at Douglas College, David Lam Campus (1250 Pinetree Way,
  Coquitlam)



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            Or for more information call us 604-588-7772




                              Training Group
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Last Name: ________________________ First: _____________________ Middle :________________

Address: _____________________________________________________________________________

City: ____________________________________________________ Postal Code: ________________

I Female I Male         Birthdate (yy/mm/dd): _________________ / _____________ /____________

Telephone (home):___________________________________ (bus): ____________________________

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Douglas College Community Education Brochure:
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I Public Racks I Community Newspaper I Other (specify)    ___________________________
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Payment By:

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Telephone Registration: 604-588-7772                Fax Registration: 604-588-7774

Parking is provided at Gleneagle Secondary (1195 Landsdowne Dr, Coquitlam). Pay parking is
available at Pinetree Community Centre (1260 Pinetree Way, Coquitlam) and Douglas College,
David Lam Campus (1250 Pinetree Way, Coquitlam)

Refund Policy: Full refunds will be issued if the College cancels a course. Refunds are available to
persons who withdraw from a course and meet the following criteria: request a refund from Douglas
College three working days prior to the start of any course by contacting 604-588-7772. Note: A $15
processing fee will be charged. No refund will be issued if course fees or the refund amount is less
than $15. Fees for materials, supplies, books, etc. are not eligible for refunds.




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