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Spring 2011
Schedule of Classes
March 28 – June 12, 2011
Registration begins March 14, 2011

www.piedmontadultschool.org	    510-594-2655
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           General	Information
General	Information
                                                                                                                                  Getting Here
                                                    General Information                                                           Parking is limited. We recommend
                                                                                                                                  carpooling. Do not park in “Resident
                                 Spring Quarter begins March 28, 2011 — Registration begins March 14                              Permit” parking spaces.
                       Eligibility                                                                                                AC Transit’s bus routes #11 and #C run
                       Anyone who is at least 18 years of age is welcome to register and attend classes. Piedmont Adult           a few blocks away. Service to Piedmont
                       School reserves the right to refuse admission to anyone.                                                   ends at 7:15p. For further information,
                                                                                                                                  please call AC Transit at 510-477-0192,
                       Registration                                                                                               or visit www.transitinfo.org.
                       Registration is on a first-come first-served basis and pre-registration is a must. Classes are
                       typically cancelled a few days before they are scheduled to begin if enrollment is too low. Don’t          Office Hours
                       wait—classes can fill quickly so enroll early!                                                             Monday through Thursday:
                       Online: Visit www.piedmontadultschool.org, browse through our online catalog, and register
                       for classes online. Online registration begins at 9:00am on Monday, March 14.
                                                                                                                                  1:00p–7:00p                                   Locations/Map of Classes
                       By Fax: Fax the completed registration form on page 15 with your credit card information and
                                                                                                                                  Closed on Friday                                  PAS – Piedmont Adult School
                       signature to: 510-595-8173.                                                                                Saturday: 9:00a–12:00p                            800 Magnolia Ave, Piedmont
                       Walk-in: Register in person during our business hours. Pay by check, cash or credit card.                  Contact Information                               PHS – Piedmont High School
                       By Mail: Mail the completed registration form on page 15 to: Piedmont Adult School,                        Address:	   Piedmont Adult School
                                                                                                                                                                                    800 Magnolia Ave, Piedmont
                       800 Magnolia Ave, Piedmont, CA 94611.                                                                                  800 Magnolia Ave                      MHS – Millennium High School
                       We do not accept registrations by phone.                                                                               Piedmont, CA 94611                    760 Magnolia Ave, Piedmont
                       Refund & Cancellation Policy                                                                               Phone:      510-594-2655                          PMS – Piedmont Middle School
                       Please choose your classes carefully! Given the current state of educational funding, absolutely           Fax:        510-595-8173                          740 Magnolia Ave, Piedmont
                       no refunds or credits will be given for registration fees unless a class is cancelled by Piedmont
                       Adult School. There are no refunds or credits on food fees.
                                                                                                                                  Web:        www.piedmontadultschool.org           BCH – Beach Elementary School
                       Piedmont Adult School reserves the right to cancel classes that do not meet the minimum                    Adult School Staff                                100 Lake Ave, Piedmont
                       enrollment. In these cases, refunds will be given by credit card. If you registered online, your                                                             Ellen Driscoll Playhouse / Havens
                       refund will be done automatically.                                                                         Michael Brady, Interim Director of Adult Ed
                                                                                                                                  Sally Gunderson, Attendance Secretary             325 Highland Ave, Piedmont
                       Confirmation of Classes                                                                                                                                      WWD AUD – Wildwood Auditorium
                       For a confirmation of classes, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to Piedmont Adult                   Ron Mockel, Administrative Assistant
                       School, 800 Magnolia Ave, Piedmont, CA 94611. Confirmations will not be given by phone.                    Suzi Pinarcik, Administrative Assistant           301 Wildwood Ave, Piedmont
                       Unless you receive a call cancelling a class, assume that you are registered in your class(es).
                                                                                                                                  Adult School Calendar
                       Payment Information                                                                                        Spring Quarter: March 28– June 12, 2011
                       Registrations can be paid by cash, check (payable to Piedmont Adult School), money order, or
                       credit card. We accept Visa, Mastercard, Discover and American Express. A $25 fee will be                  3-14     Spring Registration begins
                       charged on all returned and “stop payment” checks.                                                         3-28     Spring Quarter begins
                       Discounts                                                                                                  5-30     Memorial Day, Monday
                       All senior citizens (55 years and older), are eligible for a $10 discount for all regular adult            6-13     Summer Quarter classes begin
                       classes. This discount does not apply to seminars (2-8 hour classes), traffic school and special
                       classes.                                                                                                   Piedmont Unified School District
                       State Supported Classes     A                                                                              District Personnel
                       This symbol is used to indicate classes that are state supported by student attendance. Students           Constance Hubbard, Superintendent
                       in these classes will be required to fill out a state-required form in class.                              Michael Brady, Assistant Superintendent
                       Campus and Classroom Rules                                                                                 David Roth, Assistant Superintendent
                       No Smoking: The Piedmont Unified School District is a tobacco-free organization and all of
                       the school district’s facilities are designated as tobacco free. Tobacco products are strictly             Board of Education
                       prohibited. Food and Beverages: Eating and drinking are not allowed inside the classrooms.                 Ray Gadbois, President
                       Books                                                                                                      Roy Tolles, Vice President
                       Books required for classes are available at bookstores or through online vendors such as                   Martha Jones
                       amazon.com and barnesandnoble.com. We will provide ISBN information (book number) when                     June Monach
                       possible so that students can find and purchase books easily. A few books are available at the             Richard Raushenbush
                       Adult School Office—we will note those particular books in the class details. Our book prices
                       are subject to change. Book purchases through the Adult School are non-refundable.                         Advisory Committee Members
                                                                                                                                  Deborah Aracic
                       Uniform Complaint Procedures
                       In accordance with state guidelines, the District has adopted Uniform Complaint Procedures.
                                                                                                                                  Sonia Callahan
                       Contact the Piedmont Adult School Office for a copy of the policy.                                         Ray Gadbois
                                                                                                                                  Jack Lockhart                                                    (top oor is PMS 512)
                                                                                                                                  Judge Carlos Ynostroza




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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Arts	&	Crafts
Contents

                                          Contents At-a-Glance: Spring 2011                                                                                                                                      Arts & Crafts
            Arts & Crafts                                                                      Homemaking: Cooking                                                                  Calligraphy/Antonia Smith
            Calligraphy ................................................................ 5     A Taste of Exotic Morocco ..................................12                       200221 $135        8 meetings     T 3/29-5/17 6:30p-9:00p PHS 26 limit 12
            Drawing—Beginning .............................................. 5                 Asian Vegetarian Cooking ..................................12
                                                                                                                                                                                    Interested in improving your handwriting or learning a calligraphic hand
            E-Z Steps to Framing .............................................. 5              Indian Cooking ......................................................12
            Flowing Watercolor................................................. 5              International Soups...............................................13
                                                                                                                                                                                    such as Italic? Come learn the basics of forming beautiful letters for your own
            Landscape Drawing & Painting ........................... 5                         Thai Cooking Series—Basic ................................13                         enjoyment, cards or envelopes. Please bring a Shaeffer broad-edged pen in the
            Life Drawing ............................................................. 5       Vietnamese Cooking Series ................................13                         broad width and paper that does not bleed, to class.
            Mosaics ...................................................................... 6   Wok & Stir Fry .......................................................13
            Painting...................................................................... 6                                                                                        Drawing—Beginning/Barry Eagle
                                                                                               Homemaking: Knitting & Sewing                                                        200921 $95          6 meetings     M 4/4-5/9      7:00p-9:30p PHS 27 limit 22
            Stained Glass ............................................................ 6
                                                                                               Knitting—Beginning ............................................13
            Business                                                                           Knitting Clinic ....................................................... 14
                                                                                                                                                                                    This class is designed to give students an understanding of drawing
            Financial Strategies for Successful Retirement ...6                                Sewing I—Beginning ............................................ 14                   fundamentals, the basis of all representational art. The course will cover
            Investing 101—Financial Workshop ....................6                                                                                                                  perspective, proportion, composition and the creation of form through values
                                                                                               Languages
            Women Investors: Investing and Prospering
                                                                                               Arabic 1A—Beginning ......................................... 14
                                                                                                                                                                                    of light and shade. Bring sketchbook (11x14), pencils (HB, 2B, 4B), eraser (pink
             in the New Normal..................................................7                                                                                                   pearl, kneaded) and a sharpener.
                                                                                               French IB ................................................................. 14
                                                                                               French 1C................................................................. 14
            Computers                                                                                                                                                               E- Z Steps To Framing/Larry Chin
                                                                                               German I—Beginning .......................................... 14
            Computers for Older Adults – Mac ................... 7
                                                                                               German II—Beginning......................................... 14                      202821 $75          4 meetings     T 3/29-4/19 6:30p-9:30p PMS 125 limit 12
            Computers for Older Adults – PC ...................... 7
            Digital Cameras—How to Use Them ................. 7
                                                                                               Italian 1A .................................................................15       The beginning framer will learn double-matting and apply other techniques to
            Get to Know Your Digital Camera ..................... 7
                                                                                               Spanish IA ...............................................................15         attain the desired effects to complete the framing. The experienced framer will
                                                                                               Spanish IB ...............................................................15         explore other options such as creating a shadow box, painted bevels, fabric mats,
            Digital Pictures: How to Fix Them! .................... 7
                                                                                               Spanish IC ...............................................................15
            Get to Know Your Digital Camera ..................... 8                                                                                                                 and mat designs. Some framing equipment is available in class, but you will need
                                                                                               Spanish ID ...............................................................15
            Dreamweaver CS5—
                                                                                               Spanish IIA .............................................................15
                                                                                                                                                                                    to purchase your own framing materials. The making of the frames is not inclued
            Introduction & Integration ................................. 8                                                                                                          in this class. Purchasing can be done through class. Bring two small pictures as
                                                                                               Spanish IIB ..............................................................15
            Excel 2010—Beginning ........................................... 8
                                                                                               Swedish ID ..............................................................15          starters. Attendance at the first meeting is mandatory. $10 lab fee included in
            Excel 2010—Formatting, Protection &
            Templates .................................................................. 8     Music                                                                                class fee.
            Excel 2010—Formulas, Functions & Error ........... 8                               Bagpipes .................................................................. 16       Flowing Watercolor/Tomoko Murakami
            Photoshop CS5—Introduction ............................. 8                         Guitar—Beginning ............................................... 16
            Powerpoint 2010—Introduction .......................... 8                                                                                                               202221 $110        10 meetings W 3/30-6/1 6:30p-9:30p PHS 26 limit 20
                                                                                               Public Service                                                                       Learn to create dynamic compositions with strong values, color harmony and
            Programming with Java—Introduction ............. 9
                                                                                               Mature Driver Improvement ............................. 16
            QuickBooks Pro—Level 1..................................... 9                                                                                                           movement as we interpret still life, landscape and the figure. Demonstrations of
                                                                                               Traffic Violator School—Evening ..................... 16
            Word 2010—Custom Templates & Forms........ 9
                                                                                               Traffic Violator School—Saturday..................... 17
                                                                                                                                                                                    mixing on the paper with fused/broken color, dropping/spattering color, wet on
            General                                                                                                                                                                 wet and more loose techniques. Development of individual styles encouraged. All
                                                                                               Creative Retirement                                                                  levels are welcome.
            Bridge Play for the Novice .................................... 9
                                                                                               Exercise for Seniors ..............................................       18
            Dog Training—Beginning Puppy ........................ 9
            Dog Training—Polite Pooch 1 .............................. 9
                                                                                               Fine Arts Painting & Drawing—All Media ....                               18         Landscape Drawing & Painting/Barry Eagle
                                                                                               Let’s Speak French ................................................       18
            Piedmont 101—For Piedmont Residents......... 10
                                                                                               Needlework ............................................................   18
                                                                                                                                                                                    201121 $145         10 meetings Th 3/31-6/2 7:00p-9:30p PHS 40 limit 15
            General (State Financed)                                                           Strength Training .................................................       18         This class is designed as a workshop for city and landscape drawing and painting,
            High School Diploma Program—                                                       Writing Group .......................................................     18         and is open to all mediums: pen, pencil, watercolor, acrylic and oil paints. It will
            Be a High School Graduate! ............................... 10                                                                                                           cover the various techniques and problems that arise in all land and city scapes:
            Health/Rec/Dance                                                                                                                                                        linear and aerial perspective, color, composition, etc. Bring your materials and
            Alycia’s Heartbeat—                                                                                                                                                     a photo or sketch to use as subject matter. Photos are also available from the
            Aerobics Workout Unlimited ........................... 10                                                                                                               instructor.
            Bellydance .............................................................. 10
            Pilates Mat Class I ................................................ 10                                                                                                 Life Drawing/Laura Siegel
            Pilates Mat Class II............................................... 10                                                                                                  201221 $135         6 meetings     W 4/13-5/18 6:30p-9:30p PMS 122 limit 18
            Social Dance—Foxtrot, Nightclub Two-step                                                                                                                                Learn to draw the human figure! Using live models we will do a variety of
            & Rhumba ............................................................. 11                                                                                               drawings (gesture, contour, and long value) drawings of the figure. Anatomy,
            Social Dance—Intermediate ............................... 11
                                                                                                                                                                                    proportions of the body, and compositions of drawings will be covered in
            Social Dance—West Coast Swing...................... 11
            Take Care of Yourself ........................................... 11
                                                                                                                                                                                    class. Beginning through advanced students welcome. Students will work at
            Thursday Night Yoga ............................................ 11                                                                                                     their own level, with individual instruction in black/white or color materials.
            Strength Training for 40 & Older ...................... 11                                                                                                              Portrait drawing may be done on some of the poses. Laura Siegel, M.A. Art, is
            Tai Chi & Qigong Class                                                                                                                                                  a professional artist and has taught life drawing for over 12 years. Materials list
            for Beginning Students .......................................12                                                                                                        available online and at the Adult School Office. Model fees included in class fee.
            Tai Chi & Qigong
            for Continuing Students .....................................12


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                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Business	/	Computers
Arts	&	Crafts	/	Business
                              Mosaics/Ellen Flagg                                                                              Women Investors: Investing & Prospering In The New Normal/Taryn Sievers
                              201421 $125         8 meetings     T   3/29-5/18 6:30p-9:00p PHS 41 limit 15                     212721    $65       3 meetings      W 4/20-5/4        7:00p-9:00p PHS 14 limit 12
                              Learn the art of mosaic or continue working on your projects. Students will                      Designed for women investors who have existing investment portfolios and want
                              develop and execute mosaics of their choice in class. Tools, materials and some                  to know what they might expect in the current economy. We will discuss the
                              projects will be provided or students may bring their own. Please bring safety                   recent financial crisis, how the financial fabric of the US has changed, and what it
                              glasses or other eye protection. $15 materials fee included in class fee.                        really means to “invest” your money. Topics include: Global Investment, Dividend
                                                                                                                               Stocks, Tax Free Investment, and Retirement Planning Tips. Taryn Sievers is a
                              Painting/Laura Siegel                                                                            Senior Vice President at Morgan Stanley Smith Barney since 1984 and is ranked
                              201522 $95          6 meetings        T     4/12-5/18 7:00p-9:30p PHS 40 limit 18                by Barron’s in the Top 100 Women Financial Advisors in the US.
                              Students will learn about the materials and techniques of acrylic painting and
                              oil painting, color mixing, and composition. Students have a choice of subject                               All fees are non-refundable unless class is cancelled
                              matter: landscape, still life, figure, or from your imagination. Intermediate
                                                                                                                                              Please read full course descriptions posted at
                              through advanced students welcome. Students work at their own level with
                              individual instruction and critiques.Bring tubes of either all acrylic or all oil                                       www.piedmontadultschool.org
                              paint: cadmium red deep, ultramarine blue, cadmium yellow light, titanium                                                       before registering.
                              white, ivory black, 3 brushes, a pre-stretched 16”x 20” primed canvas, palette, and
                              your imagination to the first night of class. A materials list is available online or
                              at the adult school office.                                                                                                      Computers
                              Stained Glass, Beginning & Workshop/Ellen Flagg                                                  Computers For Older Adults—Mac/Deborah Brooks A
                              202021 $125        8 meetings      W 3/30-5/18 6:30p-9:00p PHS 41 limit 15                       042421 $149          8 meetings      T    3/29-5/17 4:00p-6:00p PHS 48 limit 15
                              Beginning students design and execute a stained glass piece in lead or copper foil.              This course is for older adutls (and others) who have no experience with
                              Continuing students may use the class as a workshop. Most tools and supplies                     computers and is taught in the MacIntosh environment. We will learn to use
                              are provided. Please bring safety glasses or other eye protection to the first class.            email and Internet. We will practice word processing and talk about basic
                              $15.00 material fee included in class fee.                                                       vocabulary. We will concentrate on the special needs of the older adult and those
                                                                                                                               with disabilities. Text is included in class fee—Basic MAC/Apple Computers by
                              The Art of Seeing: Composition For Photographers/Joan Bobkoff                                    Deborah Brooks ($30.00).
                              203821 $95         6 meetings      T    3/29-5/10 7:00p-9:30p PHS 17 limit 18
                              Beginning students design and execute a stained glass piece in lead or copper foil.              Computers For Older Adults—PC/Deborah Brooks      A
                              Continuing students may use the class as a workshop. Most tools and supplies                     040531 $149           8 meetings     Th 3/31-5/19 4:00p-6:00p PHS 48 limit 15
                              are provided. Please bring safety glasses or other eye protection to the first class.            This course is for older adults (and others) who have no experience with
                              $15.00 material fee included in class fee.                                                       computers and is taught in the PC environment. We will learn to use email and
                                                                                                                               Internet. We will practice word processing and talk about basic vocabulary.
                                                                                                                               We will concentrate on the special needs of the older adult and those with
                                                                 Business                                                      disabilities. Text is included in class fee—Basic Windows 7 by Deborah Brooks.
                              Financial Strategies For Successful Retirement/Jim Collini                                       Digital Cameras: How To Use Them/Dennis Mockel    A

                              210521 $75          4 meetings      T   3/29-4/19 6:30p-8:30p PHS 15 limit 15                    045041 $75         3 meetings    Th 3/31-4/14 7:00p-9:30       PHS 49 limit 25
                              This updated course will provide you with the in-depth information you need to                   Now that you have your digital camera the wonderment starts! What do all
                              plan and enjoy a comfortable retirement. Find out how to potentially increase                    these knobs and buttons do? How can I print and email my pictures? How can I
                              your investment returns and maximize your retirement income. Discover                            improve them? These questions and more are covered in this class. Students need
                              strategies to protect your assets from inflation, estate and income taxes, and                   to bring their cameras with charged batteries, a memory card and cables.
                              erosion due to long-term health care needs. Explore exciting lifestyle options
                              including travel, healthy living, working, retirement and lifelong learning. Jim
                                                                                                                               Get To Know Your Digital Camera/Dennis Mockel
                              Collini is Branch Manager/First VP-Investments of Stifel Nicolaus in Walnut                      221141     $65      1 meeting     S     4/30-4/30 10:00a-4:00p PHS 49 limit 24
                              Creek. $20.00 optional book fee is available in class.                                           Class will begin by describing typical camera controls such as exposure, scenes,
                                                                                                                               white balance, macro, etc. Next we will take pictures on campus designed to
                              Investing 101—Financial Workshop/Jerry Ostrander                                                 show how various adjustments operate. Students must bring their digital cameras
                              210621 $75          4 meetings     W 3/30-4/20 7:00p-9:00p PHS 17 limit 25                       with empty memory cards. It will also be helpful (but not required) to bring the
                              Students will learn how to increase your investment income while reducing taxes                  appropriate USB cable for downloading pictures and power supply/charger in
                              on those investments. We’ll teach you about the stock market as well as other                    case batteries discharge.
                              forms of ownership and loanership investments. Class will focus on you and your
                              goals, whether saving for your children’s education or planning for your own
                                                                                                                               Digital Pictures—How To Fix Them!/Dennis Mockel
                              retirement. Instructor, Jerry Ostrander, AAMS, is the Financial Advisor from the                 47541     $65      1 meeting       S   5/14-5/14 10:00a-4:00p PHS 49 limit 15
                              Piedmont Office of Edward Jones Investments.                                                     This basic photo editing class covers more than just crop, rotate, redeye and
                                                                                                                               brightness without the complexity of Photoshop. Learn how to correct exposure
                                                                                                                               errors and remove flaws from your pictures.


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                                                                                                                                                                                                             Computers	/	General
Computers
               Dreamweaver CS5—Introduction & Integration/Nathan Mattix           A                              Programming With Java—Introduction/Nathan Mattix           A
               043321 $155          10 meetings     T    3/29-5/31 7:00p-9:30p PHS 48 limit 15                   044821 $140         9 meetings     F      4/15-6/10 6:30p-9:00p PHS 48 limit 12
               Adobe Web Premium is a group of fully integrated software packages including                      Learn to write computer programs using the Java language. Topics will include
               Dreamweaver, Flash, Fireworks, Photoshop, Illustrator, and others. Although any                   variables and data types, conditionals, loops, arrays, classes, and more. We will
               one of these can be used in isolation of the others, they are most powerful when                  use Eclipse to edit and run our programs (available for free at www.eclipse.org).
               used together as a team. The early lessons will focus on learning web design using                All materials will be provided in class. Strong computer skills are a must.
               just Dreamweaver. The latter lessons focus on the integration of Dreamweaver
               with Photoshop, Fireworks, and Flash. If you are primarily interested in learning                 Quickbooks Pro Level 1/Helen Nishikai   A

               Dreamweaver, but you are curious about Flash, Fireworks, and Photoshop then                       047040 $139 3 meetings           S     4/30-5/14 9:00a-4:00p PHS 48 limit 15
               this is the course for you. All materials will be provided. Strong computer skills are            Quickbooks is one of the leading accounting programs to manage finances for
               required. Web Design is not for computer beginners. Mac and PC users welcome!                     small businesses. In this course, you will learn about basic concepts, working
                                                                                                                 with customer transactions, working with vendor transactions, banking, and
               Excel 2010, Beginning/Dennis Mockel      A
                                                                                                                 creating a company file from scratch.We will use QuickBooks Pro 2010 for
               044021 $135         8 meetings    Th    4/21-6/9 7:00p-9:30p PHS 48 limit 15                      Windows in class, but this class will help users of other versions of QuickBooks
               Microsoft Excel is the industry standard for spreadsheet programs. In this                        as well. Experience with spreadsheet applications such as Microsoft Excel and
               beginning level course, students learn to: navigate the user interface; enter                     accounting principles is helpful. Required text: QuickBooks 2010 Level 1” with
               data and create simple formulas; use cell references in formulas; format text,                    140 day trial software. ISBN# 978-1-59136-366-8. Contact Labrynth Publications,
               numbers, and sheets; build charts and diagrams. Prerequisite: familiarity with                    800-522-9746, also a USB drive is required to store class files.
               Windows operating system. Microsoft Office Excel; 2007 Comprehensive Course
               (ISBN:9781591361107) is required. Also, USB drive required to store class files.                  Word 2010: Custom Templates And Forms/Helen Nishikai       A
                                                                                                                 047641 $75         1 meeting     S     4/9-4/9     9:00a-4:00p PHS 48 limit 12
               Excel 2010: Formatting, Protection, And Templates/Helen Nishikai       A
                                                                                                                 Create personalized letterheads, faxes, and more using custom templates.
               047341 $75          1 meeting     S    4/23-4/23 9:00a-4:00p PHS 48 limit 12                      Learn the secrets about Normal.dot, global templates, document templates, and
               Streamline how you work in Excel by mastering advanced formatting features,                       attaching a template to an existing document. Then, use the new Word 2010
               such as the enhanced conditional formatting options, the new styles, and custom                   fields or the legacy Word 2007 fields to create forms that people can fill out on
               number formats. Then, learn how to use various levels of password protection.                     their computer and send back to you. Prerequisites: Experience with Word 2010.
               Finally, learn how to create and manage custom templates to simplify your
               workflow. Come to class and bring your questions! Prerequisites: Experience with                  Word 2010: Styles, Outlines, And More/Helen Nishikai   A

               Excel 2010 required.                                                                              220841 $65        1 meeting       S     4/16-4/16 9:00a-1:00p     PHS 48 limit 12
                                                                                                                 In this one-day class, we will cover concepts and techniques to manage your long
               Excel 2010: Formulas, Functions, & Error/Helen Nishikai   A
                                                                                                                 documents more efficiently in Microsoft Word. We will work with styles, the
               044941 $75           1 meeting      S     4/2-4/2     9:00a-4:00p PHS 48 limit 15                 Outline View, sections, headers and footers, page numbers, margins and gutters,
               In this hands-on course, learn tips and techniques for using formulas and                         managing a table of contents, creating an index of keywords, and saving a PDF
               functions in Excel. After a review of the basics, we will cover topics for managing               version. Prerequisites: Basic skills in Microsoft Word (saving, copying/pasting,
               formulas, such as:relative vs. absolute cell references, linked formulas, 3-D                     character and paragraph formatting, etc.).
               formulas, named ranges, nested formulas, formula auditing, error checking,
               and calculation options. Then, we will go over specific functions in a variety of
               categories (logical, lookup, date and time, financial, math and statistics, text, etc.)                                              General
               Bring your questions and get ready to crunch a lot of numbers! Prerequisites:
               Excel 2010 Beginning or equivalent is required.                                                   Bridge Play For The Novice/Jonathan Kael
                                                                                                                 236021 $120 9 meetings           W    3/30-5/25 6:30p-9:00p MHS 47a limit 24
               Photoshop CS5 Intro/Nathan Mattix    A
                                                                                                                 This class is designed for students who have some basic knowledge of Bridge
               044621 $135         10 meetings    F     4/1-6/3      4:00p-6:30p PHS 48 limit 15                 (bidding, leading, counting points, discarding). Players will uncover strategies,
               Photoshop is the industry standard when it comes to photo editing, and it just                    understand conventions, and assess numerous card-holding scenarios.
               got better with the recent release of Photoshop CS5. Come and see what the
               excitement is all about while learning the baiscs of photo editing and animation                  Dog Training: Beginning Puppy/ Tiffany Wilson
               creation. All materials will be provided in class at no additional cost. Prerequisite:            233241 $78        7 meetings      S 4/2-5/14 10:00a-11:00a PMS Spt Ct limit 10
               Stong computer skills. Mac and PC users welcome!                                                  This class covers beginning socialization, management, handling, and how to
                                                                                                                 teach basic manners (sit, down, stay, come, loose leash walking, and leave it) using
               Powerpoint 2010, Introduction/Nathan Mattix      A
                                                                                                                 positive reinforcement. This class is for puppies 10 to 20 weeks old and includes
               041331     $125     8 meetings     M    3/28-5/16 7:00p-9:00p       PHS 48 limit 12               short play periods. . Please bring evidence of two distemper/parvo shots. NO
               Microsoft PowerPoint is used for making multimedia presentations. Topics                          DOGS AT FIRST CLASS ORIENTATION.
               will include adding graphics and sounds, adding and modifying objects, using
               animations, and many other topics. Prerequisite: Strong computer skills are                       Dog Training: Polite Pooch 1/ Tiffany Wilson
               required (creating folders, copy and paste, using the Internet, etc.) If you are                  234641 $78         7 meetings    S 4/2-5/14 11:00a-12:00p PMS Spt Ct limit 10
               unfamiliar with basic computer operations, please consider a more basic                           Teach your dog good manners using positive reinforcement. This class covers
               computer class first.                                                                             polite greetings, paying attention, and basic commands: Sit, Down, Stay, Leave


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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Health/Rec/Dance
General	/	General	(State	Financed)	/	Health/Rec/Dance
                                                           It, Come, and loose leash walking. Socialization and management will also be                    Teacher and a National Academy of Sports Medicine® Certified Personal Trainer .
                                                           discussed. NO DOGS AT THE FIRST ORIENTATION CLASS.
                                                                                                                                                           Social Dance—Foxtrot, Nightclub Two-step & Rhumba/David Kelso
                                                           Piedmont 101: For Piedmont Residents/Larry Rosenberg                                            243221 $120          10 meetings    F 4/1-6/3       7:30p-9:00p EDRISCOLL limit 24
                                                           238521 $60        4 meetings      T    5/3-5/24    7:30p-9:00p PHS 13 limit 15                  Enjoy the fun of social dance! If you are new to partner dancing, David Kelso
                                                           This four session class will allow Piedmont residents to interact with the                      and Chris Mehling’s relaxed teaching style makes it easy to learn the skills you’ll
                                                           recently retired Public Works Director covering a myriad of subjects that effect                need to dance well and have a great time in any social setting. In addition to
                                                           every resident—sewers, streets, sidewalks, trees, parks, remodeling, emergency                  dancing with your own partner, you will learn the necessary lead-and-follow
                                                           response and other available services.                                                          skills more quickly by exchanging dance parners several times during each
                                                                                                                                                           class. Singles should come to the first class to be paired with other singles before
                                                                                                                                                           they register. This basic class focuses on both the basic steps of selected dances
                                                                                General (State Financed)                                                   and the fudamental body mechanics necessary for all dancing. For a satisfying
                                                                                                                                                           experience, it is best to wear hard-soled (leather or plastic) shoes.
                                                           Diploma Program—Be A High School Graduate/Katherine Terhar         A
                                                           10138      FREE      54 meetings MTWThF 3/27-6/12 4:00p-7:00p AD ED limit 19                    Social Dance Intermediate/David Kelso
                                                           The Piedmont Adult School High School Diploma Program is designed for adults;                   241321 $120          10 meetings    F 4/1-6/3     8:30p-10:00p EDRISCOLL limit 24
                                                           however high school seniors may also enroll. High school seniors may earn a                     Foxtrot (Box), NightClub Two-Step & Rhumba. This intermediate class
                                                           maximum of five credits per quarter (which is equivalent to one class). High                    introduces the continuing student to more advanced moves and variations.
                                                           School credits in English 1-4, Economics, U.S. History, Government, World                       Experienced dancers find that working with beginners sharpens their own lead
                                                           History, basic math through geometry. To register, please bring two copies of                   and follow skills, and often enjoy taking both classes.
                                                           your transcript and an approval letter from your counselor to class. Adults: You
                                                           may work at your own pace in a supportive classroom atmosphere. Credentialed                    Social Dance—West Coast Swing/Ellyn Brady
                                                           teachers are available to work with you on your individualized program. It’s not                243121 $96          8 meetings       W 3/30-5/18 7:30p-9:00p EDRISCOLL limit 20
                                                           too late to get your high school diploma.                                                       Come learn one of today’s most popular social dances! West Coast Swing is a
                                                                                                                                                           partner dance that can be done to a wide variety of music. It is simple to learn,
                                                                                                                                                           and its movement comes from extension and compression with one’s partner.
                                                                                      Health/Rec/Dance                                                     This class will cover the basics in footwrok, conncection, and how to have fun on
                                                                                                                                                           the floor! No experience necessary. Singles should come to the first class to be
                                                           Alycia’s Heartbeat: Aerobics Workout Unlimited/Alycia Lai-Clemens      A                        paired with other singles before they register. Ellyn Brady is a nationally ranked
                                                           053611 $100 66 meetings MTWThSSu 3/27-6/12 5:00p-7:00p BCH Aud limit 99                         competitor in West Coast Swing and is past president of the Claremont Colleges
                                                           Please join our 60-minute aerobic workout and feel healthy, energized and stress                Ballroom Dance Company. Wear comfortable shoes!
                                                           free! Alycia Lai-Clemens and Barbara Mizuno have been teaching aerobics and
                                                           dance since 1980. Barbara’s classes incorporate Pilates principles. Wear loose
                                                                                                                                                           Take Care of Yourself!/Helga Holtmann
                                                           comfortable clothing and cross-training shoes; bring a mat or towel and light                   244721 $75          6 meetings      W 3/30-5/4 6:30p-8:00p MHS 45             limit 12
                                                           weights (2-3 lbs). All ages and fitness levels are welcome. Classes are as follows:             Calming breath and mind turns off the stress reaction and stimulates the
                                                           Mon 5:00-6:00pm; Tue 6:00-7:00pm; Wed 5:00-6:00pm; Thu 6:00-7:00pm; Sat                         ‘relaxation response’: the body relaxes, blood pressure drops, heart rate slows,
                                                           9:00-10:00am; Sun 9:30-10:00am.                                                                 digestive, hormonal, and immunie systems regain their balance. By learning ways
                                                                                                                                                           to reduce stress as well as effective self help strategies to deal with the symptons
                                                           Bellydance/Carolyn Pedrotti                                                                     of your stress, you can increase your vitality, begin to overcome heatlh problems
                                                           244221 $72         6 meetings       M     3/28-5/9 6:00p-7:00p PHS DS limit 15                  and create wellness for yourself.Questions: helgaholtmann@comcast.net. Helga
                                                           No previous dance experience needed. This is a light exercise class with warm up.               is a Certified Eden Energy Medicine Practioner. Bring a mat, pillow, blanket, and
                                                           You will learn an entire dance routine with veil work and take home a CD of the                 wear comfortable clothing.
                                                           music used in class. No class 4/18.
                                                                                                                                                           Thursday Night Yoga/Barbara Massey
                                                           Pilates: Pilates Mat Class I/Ainka J Fulani                                                     244421 $95           8 meetings      Th 3/31-5/19 6:30p-7:45 P EDRISCOLL limit 20
                                                           240821 $95           10 meetings      T    3/29-5/31 6:15 P-7:15 P PHS DS limit 20              We will attend to the classic yoga postures, alignment principals and breathing
                                                           Bring your own mat! The series of movements developed for the mat includes                      techniques. Suitable for all levels. A yoga practice can keep us healthy, agile, pliable
                                                           floor exercises focused on breathing, alignment, muscle isolation and control.                  and more resistant to injury in our every day life. Whether you have been doing a
                                                           This results in feeling stronger, calmer, more limber and more energized. Level I               yoga practice for years or have always wanted to try yoga, this class will point you
                                                           is appropriate for the student who is new to Pilates, has taken ten classes or less.            in the right direction easily and gently. You will also be encouraged and assisted in
                                                           Those who have taken Pilates I are encouraged to register for Pilates Mat Class II.             developing your own at home practice to keep you healthier and living longer.
                                                           Pilates Mat Class II/Ainka J Fulani                                                             Strength Training For 40 & Older/Jacqui Birdsong-James     A

                                                           241921 $95          10 meetings      T     3/29-5/31 7:15 P-8:15 P PHS DS limit 20              053221 $95        10 meetings    T 3/29-5/31 5:00p-6:00p PMS 512           limit 15
                                                           Bring your own mat! This class consists of floor exercises using Pilates’ principles.           Increase your endurance, strength and metabolic rate using free weights and
                                                           Level II is most appropriate for the student who has taken ten classes or more,                 Universal machines. This strength training class is in a fun circuit format in
                                                           has mastered the fundamentals and is looking to advance in their practice. Ainka                which all equipment is provided.
                                                           is a Professional & Personal Coach, a Pilates Method Alliance® Certified Pilates

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Homemaking:	Cooking	/	Homemaking:	Knitting	&	Sewing
Health/Rec/Dance	/	Homemaking:	Cooking
                                            Strength Training For 40 & Older/Jacqui Birdsong-James   A                                       palate, body and spirit and, of course, preparing delicious Indian food! Recipes
                                            053222 $95        10 meetings Th 3/29-6/2 5:00p-6:00p PMS 512              limit 15              include: Pink Lentil Soup, Chicken Palak (chicken & spinach) Curry, Wheat Flour
                                            Increase your endurance, strength and metabolic rate using free weights and                      Chapatis (flat bread), Cumin Rice, Mint Chutney, Fresh Fruit with Rose Water/
                                            Universal machines. This strength training class is in a fun circuit format in                   Cardamom Cream, Spice Mixtures and Spice Pastes. Students will also learn to
                                            which all equipment is provided.                                                                 improvise to create amazing Indian recipes for their family and friends.

                                            Strength Training For 40 & Older : Twice Weekly/Jacqui Birdsong-James   A                        International Soups/Chat Mingkwan
                                            053321 $145       20 meetings     TTh 3/27-6/2 5:00p-6:00p PMS 512 limit 10                      253341 $75          1 meeting       S     5/21-5/21 10:30a-1:30p STU CTR limit 12
                                            Increase your endurance, strength and metabolic rate using free weights and                      From the lightest to creamiest, the mildest to tastiest, and the clearest to
                                            Universal machines. This strength training class is in a fun circuit format in                   chunkiest, we will make all sorts of soup in this hands-on cooking class. Let’s
                                            which all equipment is provided.                                                                 make a cream soup from Europe, bouillabaisse from Mediterranean, dumplings
                                                                                                                                             from China, noodles from Japan, hot and sour from Southeast Asia, etc. Learn
                                            Tai Chi & Qigong Class For Beginning Students/Gail Sprung    A
                                                                                                                                             easy ways to transform fresh ingredients and exotic herbs and spices into
                                            091121     $95      10 meetings     W 4/6-6/8 7:00p-8:00p PHS DS limit 30                        delicious liquid. Bring your sharp chef’s knife or cleaver, and non-alcoholic
                                            Learn the beginning principles of Qigong and Tai Chi. Through the Qigong we                      beverage.
                                            connect the mind, breath, and movement. The Standing Meditation teaches how
                                            to relax and find the inner tranquility by cultivating the qi. Tai Chi Chuan is a                Thai Cooking Series—Basic/Chat Mingkwan
                                            meditation in motion, improving our health and circulation through breathing                     251021 $140         4 meetings      M    4/4-4/25 6:30p-9:30p STU CTR limit 12
                                            and shifting weight.                                                                             Recently returned from Thailand with new trends and his cookbook “Easy Thai,”
                                                                                                                                             Chat invites you to this 4 week intensive Thai cooking series. Learn Thai culinary
                                            Tai Chi & Qigong For Continuing Students/Gail Sprung     A
                                                                                                                                             philosophy and learn to recognize Thai tastes and flavors by hands-on preparing
                                            091221 $95          10 meetings      W 4/6-6/8 8:00p-9:00p PHS DS limit 25                       a 5 dish Thai meal each night for your dinner. Learn to use herbs and spices, such
                                            Qigong will include Sets #1, #2, #3. Continue learning the Tai Chi form to                       as galangal and kaffir lime that are unique to Thai cuisine and transform fresh
                                            improve awareness of our central equilibrium, and harmonizing the inside                         ingredients into delicious dishes. Some dishes can be made in big batches that
                                            and outside. Qigong and Tai Chi brings multiple benefits to the practitioner                     last for several meals. Bring your sharp che’s knife or clever and your own non-
                                            through the soft, slow, smooth movements. Gradually the student will notice the                  alcoholic beverage. $45 food fee included in class fee.
                                            integration of the body movement with the breathing and relaxation of the mind,
                                            resulting in improved health.                                                                    Vietnamese Cooking Series/Chat Mingkwan
                                                                                                                                             251121    $140       4 meetings     Th 5/5-5/26 6:30p-9:30p STU CTR limit 14
                                                                                                                                             Vietnamese cuisine has a right East meets West combination of subtle tastes
                                                                     Homemaking: Cooking                                                     and flavors. Let’s explore what makes Vietnamese cuisine so popular. Asian
                                                                                                                                             food is generally healthy, but Vietnamese is in the forefront. Learn to use fresh
                                            A Taste of Exotic Morocco/Mary Coe                                                               herbs, such as Vietnamese mint-Rau Ram, Basil-Rau Que, Ngo Gai and simple
                                            050741 $75           1 meeting        S 4/2-4/2 10:00a-2:00p STU CTR limit 12                    techniques in preparing popular Vietnamese dishes, Clay pot, shrimp, fresh
                                            Come to our make believe Kasbah for some exotic Moroccan food and a sense                        Spring rolls, Green mango salad, and more. Some dishes can be made in big
                                            of the rituals that make the meal special. We will pour warm water over your                     batches that last for several meals. Bring your sharp chef’s knife or clever and
                                            hands before you eat. With some bread you will scoop up some of the Moroccan                     your own non-alcoholic beverage. $45.00 food fee included in class fee.
                                            Eggplant, Tabbouleh Salad and Middle East Lamb Stew. You will also get to eat
                                            some Bastilla – phyllo dough stuffed with chicken and almonds, dusted with                       Wok & Stir Fry/Chat Mingkwan
                                            powdered sugar and cinnamon – it is a fragrant treat exotic to Western tastes.                   251341 $75         1 meeting       S     5/7-5/7   10:30a-1:30p STU CTR limit 12
                                            We will finish up the meal with Baklava and honey mint tea. You will learn how                   The Chinese invented wok and stir-fry cooking techniques and many cultures
                                            to make all of these dishes in this 4-hour class.                                                have adapted and modified these techniques to call their own. Stir-fry is a fresh,
                                                                                                                                             quick, and easy food preparation process to learn. We’ll make delicious and
                                            Asian Vegetarian Cooking/Chat Mingkwan                                                           popular dishes from China, Japan, Thailand, and Vietnam, including Beef &
                                            256822 $135         4 meetings      Th 4/7-4/28 6:30p-9:30p STU CTR limit 14                     Broccoli, Spicy Eggplant & Basil, Chow Mein, Peppered Shrimp, and Sweet &
                                            Using his cookbook, “Vegetarian Fusion,” Chat invites you to join his quest for                  Sour. Bring your favorite wok, chef knife, and non-alcoholic beverage.
                                            healthy eating. We will make 5-6 dishes from various Asian Cuisines, such as
                                            China, India, Japan, Thailand, Vietnam and make them healthier and more
                                            beneficial by using only vegetables and their by-products. Bring your sharp chef                               Homemaking: Knitting & Sewing
                                            knife or cleaver and a non-alcoholic beverage.
                                                                                                                                             Knitting—Beginning/Auban Willats      A
                                            Indian Cooking/Meela Shah                                                                        50121      $96      8 meetings        T 3/29-5/17 7:00p-9:00p PHS 22           limit 8
                                            250641 $75           1 meeting       S 4/9-4/9 10:00a-2:00p STU CTR limit 14                     Learn the basic skills of knitting, casting on, the knit and purl stitches, casting
                                            India is a colorful kaleidoscope of cultures, languages and religions with more                  off, simple pattern stitches, increasing and decreasing, and measuring your gauge.
                                            diversity than perhaps anywhere else on earth; this rich influence is reflected                  No experience necessary. Bring a skein of worsted weight yarn and a pair of Size 8
                                            in Indian cuisine. Come, join instructor Meela Shah in the hands-on classes                      knitting needles to the first class.
                                            where emphasis is placed on spices and their healthful properties to enrich the


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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Languages
Homemaking:	Knitting	&	Sewing	/	Languages
                                               Knitting Clinic/Auban Willats   A                                                               Italian 1A/Simon Bandar
                                               050521 $120         10 meetings     W 3/30-6/1 7:00p-9:00p PHS 22 limit 10                      263241 $175         10 meetings S         4/2-6/4       9:00a-12:00p PHS 12 limit 25
                                               Do you have unfinished projects languishing in your stash? Is there a project you               This course is great for first time students of Italian. Learn at a nice pace the
                                               want to start, but have a hard time getting motivated? Do you have yarn in your                 Italian alphabet, pronunciation, the vocabulary for greetings, telling time,
                                               stash you don’t know how to use? Are you looking for quick-to-knit projects for                 shopping, directions, numbers, eating out, introducing people in a fun and easy
                                               gift giving? Bring your projects and ideas. We’ll finish things up, get inspired, and           way. . . And a lot more! Required text “Italian Now” ISBN 07641-30730.
                                               get knitting!
                                                                                                                                               Spanish IA/Ana Ruiz
                                               Sewing I—Beginning/Kate Ruddle       A                                                          261022 $155          10 meetings T        3/29-6/7     7:00p-9:30p PHS 28 limit 30
                                               050421 $127          6 meetings     Th     3/27-6/12 6:30p-9:00p PHS 27 limit 14                This class is an introduction to basic Spanish language! It is taught as a “living
                                               This class is for beginners with little or no sewing experience. Students learn four            language,” incorporating culture and working on communicative skills by means of
                                               easy hand stitches and become comfortable with the use of a sewing machine. As                  constant class interaction and innovative activities that increase verbal abilities in a
                                               this class is an introduction to machine sewing, care and use of your machine will              fun and natural way. Required text, Basic Spanish Grammar (ISBN: 0-395-96297-8,
                                               be stressed. Students will leave the class having made a ‘boa scarf’ and a fancy                sixth edition), used through Spanish 1D. The book is availabe at Houghton-Mifflin,
                                               bag and six other personal projects. Playful creativity will be stressed throughout             800/462-6595, or used on Amazon. No Class 4/26.
                                               the class-so come prepared to play! Bring scissors, thread, a marking pencil and a
                                                                                                                                               Spanish IB/Christine So
                                               yard of cotton to first class. Bring your own sewing machine, otherwise the adult
                                                                                                                                               261423 $155         10 meetings      W     3/30-6/1 6:30p-9:00p PHS 11 limit 25
                                               school has a limited amount of machines which you may use.
                                                                                                                                               This course will be a continuation of Spanish 1A.The objective will be to teach
                                                                                                                                               Spanish as a “living language” by creating an environment in which the student has
                                                                                   Languages                                                   ample opportunity to converse and interact while learning everyday situations in a
                                                                                                                                               Spanish-speaking environment. The text is the same one used in IA.
                                               Arabic 1A, Beginning/Simon Bandar                                                               Spanish IC/Margarita Patel
                                               262721 $175        10 meetings S        4/2-6/4     1:00p-4:00p PHS 12 limit 20
                                                                                                                                               261627 $155        10 meetings       T      3/29-5/31 6:30p-9:00p PHS 14 limit 25
                                               Read and speak Arabic. Learn at a nice pace Arabic conversation, greetings
                                                                                                                                               This course continues from Spanish IB or the equivalent. Emphasis is placed on
                                               and a lot more! No prerequisite. Required text: “Read and Speak Arabic w/CD:
                                                                                                                                               gaining fluency and comprehension skills by constantly speaking and interacting
                                               ISBN#9780-0717-3966-5.
                                                                                                                                               in Spanish. Extensive practice will be given in the past tenses along with continued
                                               French IB/Jean Monnier                                                                          vocabulary-building for travel and everyday situations. Lots of oral practice in a fun
                                               260221 $145        9 meetings      M    4/4-6/6    7:00p-9:30p PHS 10 limit 25                  and stimulating environment. Text is the same one used in Spanish IA.
                                               Intermediate French—Required textbook: Connexions Methode de Fransais,                          Spanish ID/Margarita Patel
                                               niveau 2.and cahier d’exercise. (ISBN 978-2-278-056224) . No class Monday, 1/17
                                                                                                                                               261821 $155         10 meetings      M     3/28-6/6 6:30p-9:00p PHS 14 limit 25
                                               and Monday 2/21.
                                                                                                                                               After mastering the basics, you are ready to put all your new skills into practice.
                                               French 1C/Jean Monnier                                                                          Students will do lots of conversing in Spanish along with vocabulary-building,
                                               261221 $155       10 meetings T      4/5-6/7     7:00p-9:30p PHS 10 limit 25                    storytelling, and other fun activities. Vengan a hablar Español! Text is the same
                                               Advanced French—General grammar review and conversation. Required text:                         one used in Spanish 1A.
                                               Connexions, Methode de Francais, niveau 3, and cahier d’exercises (ISBN:                        Spanish IIA/Gina Sconza
                                               978-2-278-056224.)
                                                                                                                                               261921 $90           6 meetings     M     3/28-5/2 6:30p-9:00p PHS 12 limit 25
                                               German I, Beginning/Sandra Brandeberry                                                          Prerequisite: Spanish ID. Taught mostly in Spanish. Lively conversations,
                                               260321 $95          9 meetings    W    4/6-6/12    6:30p-8:00p PHS 15 limit 25                  interviews, skits, songs and mini-presentations to build fluency together with
                                               This course is an introduction to German for those who have had no prior                        ongoing review of grammar. Assumes you have studied the imperative, past
                                               exposure to the language or those who would like to go back to basics. The                      tenses, future, conditional and the subjunctive. Text same as Spanish IIB:
                                               emphasis will be on speaking and practical conversational skills. No class 4/20.                Ultimate Spanish Review and Practice (ISBN: 0-658-000-756).

                                               German II, Beginning/Sandra Brandeberry                                                         Spanish IIB/Ana Ruiz
                                               260421 $95          9 meetings    W      4/6-6/12      8:00p-9:30p PHS 15 limit 25              262021 $155         10 meetings     Th    3/31-6/2 7:00p-9:30p PHS 10 limit 25
                                               If you have already taken a Beginning class, this class is for you. If you know                 This class is designed for the more advanced student. It is taught solely in
                                               some German but do not yet feel confident enough to go out and order Bier and                   Spanish. Lots of conversation and wonderful creative activities, together with
                                               Bratwurst at the Oktoberfest, this is also the right level for you. The focus is on             on-going review of grammar.Text:” The Ultimate Spanish Review and Practice”
                                               the spoken language and real-life situations that you are likely to encounter on                ISBN# 0-658-000-756. No Class 4/28.
                                               your travels in German-speaking countries. No class 4/20.                                       Swedish I D/Agneta Schipper
                                                                                                                                               263641 $135        10 meetings    S     4/2-6/4 10:00a-12:00p PHS 15 limit 12
                                                                                                                                               Continue to develop your speaking and listening skills in everyday spoken
                                                                                                                                               Swedish. while developing your writing and reading skills.The text is the same as
                                                                                                                                               used in Swedish III.


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                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Public	Service
Music	/	Public	Service
                                                                                                                            in the evening during the week on Mondays and Tuesdays, or Tuesdays and
                                                                 Music                                                      Wednesdays, from 6:00-10:00 pm at Piedmont High School in Room 16. The cost
                                                                                                                            is $40 and includes your certificate. Space is limited. Contact the Piedmont Adult
                            Bagpipes/Lynne Miller                                                                           School at 594-2723 for schedules, or to speak with a representative on Tuesdays
                            270121     $135      10 meetings   W     3/30-6/1 7:00p-9:00p PMS 402 limit 25                  and Thursdays, 11:00 am-2:00 pm.
                            This is an introduction to the great Highland bagpipe. Beginning students will
                            learn the basics of reading music and playing bagpipes by playing a practice
                                                                                                                            Traffic Violator School—Evening/ Staff
                            chanter, the preparatory instrument for bagpipes. Please bring a practice chanter               280124 $40         2 meetings        MT      5/9-5/10 6:00p-10:00p PHS 16 limit 25
                            to class. No experience is necessary. As students progress to playing the bagpipes,             The Piedmont Adult School is DMV-licensed to hold Traffic Violator Classes
                            they will have the option of working with more advanced students. This year                     for those needing to fulfill their obligation with the courts. With permission
                            we will have an introduction to piobaireachd which is the clasical music of the                 from the court, this class will cancel your traffic ticket. Traffic classes are held
                            bagpipe. This is your chance to learn more about bagpipes.                                      in the evening during the week on Mondays and Tuesdays, or Tuesdays and
                                                                                                                            Wednesdays, from 6:00-10:00 pm at Piedmont High School in Room 16. The cost
                            Guitar, Beginning/Bruce Brill                                                                   is $40 and includes your certificate. Space is limited. Contact the Piedmont Adult
                            270221 $85           10 meetings     T     3/29-5/31 7:45p-9:00p PMS 503 limit 18               School at 594-2723 for schedules, or to speak with a representative on Tuesdays
                            This class is for people who have never played guitar before. Basic chords, strums,             and Thursdays, 11:00 am-2:00 pm.
                            finger picking, different styles of music, tablature and note reading will be
                            explained. Students will play solo and in groups of two and three. Bring a guitar–
                                                                                                                            Traffic Violator School—Saturday/ Staff
                            with all six strings on, in tune–and a pen or pencil.                                           280342 $40           1 meeting        S      5/7-5/7 9:00a-5:30p PHS 16 limit 25
                                                                                                                            The Piedmont Adult School is DMV-licensed to hold Traffic Violator Classes for
                            Guitar, Beginning/Bruce Brill                                                                   those needing to fulfill their obligation with the courts. With permission from
                            270222 $85           10 meetings     T     3/29-5/31 6:30p-7:45 P PMS 503 limit 18              the court, this class will cancel your traffic ticket. Traffic classes are held on
                            This class is for people who have never played guitar before. Basic chords, strums,             Saturdays from 9:00 am—5:30 pm, Piedmont High School, Room 16. The cost is
                            finger picking, different styles of music, tablature and note reading will be                   $40 and includes your certificate. Space is limited. Contact the Piedmont Adult
                            explained. Students will play solo and in groups of two and three. Bring a guitar–              School at 594-2655 for schedules, or 594-2723 to speak with a representative.
                            with all six strings on, in tune–and a pen or pencil.
                                                                                                                            Traffic Violator School—Saturday/ Staff
                                                                                                                            280343 $40           1 meeting        S      6/4-6/4 9:00a-5:30p PHS 16 limit 25
                                                            Public Service                                                  The Piedmont Adult School is DMV-licensed to hold Traffic Violator Classes for
                                                                                                                            those needing to fulfill their obligation with the courts. With permission from
                            Mature Driver Improvement/ Staff                                                                the court, this class will cancel your traffic ticket. Traffic classes are held on
                            062821 $40           1 meeting       S     5/28      6:00p-10:00p PHS 16 limit 25               Saturdays from 9:00 am—5:30 pm, Piedmont High School, Room 16. The cost is
                            Mature drivers 55 and over: you may qualify for a reduced auto insurance                        $40 and includes your certificate. Space is limited. Contact the Piedmont Adult
                            premium by completing a mature driver’s course. This is an eight-hour class that                School at 594-2655 for schedules, or 594-2723 to speak with a representative.
                            will cover traffic laws in California and discuss defensive driving techniques that
                                                                                                                            Traffic Violator School—Saturday/ Staff
                            will help you compensate for mistakes of other drivers and deficiencies caused
                            by aging. Contact your insurance agent to see if you qualify for an insurance
                                                                                                                            280344 $40           1 meeting        S      4/9-4/9 9:00a-5:30p PHS 16 limit 25
                                                                                                                            The Piedmont Adult School is DMV-licensed to hold Traffic Violator Classes for
                            discount. The certificate is good for three years. You must be a California licensed
                                                                                                                            those needing to fulfill their obligation with the courts. With permission from
                            driver. (School ID # MO0369.
                                                                                                                            the court, this class will cancel your traffic ticket. Traffic classes are held on
                            Traffic Violator School—Evening/ Staff                                                          Saturdays from 9:00 am—5:30 pm, Piedmont High School, Room 16. The cost is
                            280122 $40         2 meetings       MT     6/6-6/7    6:00p-10:00p PHS 16 limit 25              $40 and includes your certificate. Space is limited. Contact the Piedmont Adult
                            The Piedmont Adult School is DMV-licensed to hold Traffic Violator Classes                      School at 594-2655 for schedules, or 594-2723 to speak with a representative.
                            for those needing to fulfill their obligation with the courts. With permission
                            from the court, this class will cancel your traffic ticket. Traffic classes are held
                            in the evening during the week on Mondays and Tuesdays, or Tuesdays and
                            Wednesdays, from 6:00-10:00 pm at Piedmont High School in Room 16. The cost
                            is $40 and includes your certificate. Space is limited. Contact the Piedmont Adult                         All fees are non-refundable unless class is cancelled
                            School at 594-2723 for schedules, or to speak with a representative on Tuesdays
                                                                                                                                          Please read full course descriptions posted at
                            and Thursdays, 11:00 am-2:00 pm.
                                                                                                                                                  www.piedmontadultschool.org
                            Traffic Violator School—Evening/ Staff                                                                                         before registering.
                            280123 $40         2 meetings       MT     4/18-4/19 6:00p-10:00p PHS 16 limit 25
                            The Piedmont Adult School is DMV-licensed to hold Traffic Violator Classes
                            for those needing to fulfill their obligation with the courts. With permission
                            from the court, this class will cancel your traffic ticket. Traffic classes are held



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Creative	Retirement




                                                                                                                                                                    Phone:	510-594-2655	 •	 Fax:	510-595-8173	 •	 www.piedmontadultschool.org 	
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      	
                                                                                                                                                                       PIEDMONT	ADULT	SCHOOL	 •	 800	Magnolia	Ave.,	Piedmont,	CA	94611
                                                  Creative Retirement




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                           The Creative Retirement Center:




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Please	send	a	self-addressed,	stamped	envelope	for	confirmation	of	classes.	Otherwise,	no	confirmation	will	be	given—consider	yourself	registered	unless	otherwise	notified.	
                           A Free Arts and Social Program for Older Adults
                           Have you celebrated your 55th birthday? Did you take French in high school
                           and want to practice? Have you always wanted to write? Wish you could knit?




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                           We welcome you to join any or all the activities.




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                           Join us on Thursdays at the Creative Retirement Center located at the
                           Veterans Hall, 401 Highland Ave, Piedmont, CA.




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                           Pre-registration is not required. Please feel free to just drop in! For more




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            	
                           information, call (510) 594-2716.




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                           Thursday meeting dates are as follows: Apr. 7, 21, 28, May 5, 19, 26, June 2, 16,
                           23, 30.




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            	


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         	



                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          	



                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           	
                       Exercise for Seniors / Jacqui Birdsong–James       A




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              	
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  	



                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            	


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         	



                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          	



                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           	




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     	
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             	
                       060131     No Fee    See dates above           9:00a-10:00a        Vets Hall    limit 25
                       Do you suffer from cramps or stiffness in your legs or arms? Do you tire easily?
                       Wish you had more flexibility? Can you spare one hour a week? Come to the




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              	
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  	


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 	
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            	


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         	



                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          	



                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           	




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     	
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             	
                       Creative Retirement Center and exercise with fellow seniors. Doctors agree that




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                       even moderate exercises can extend your life. In a short time you will feel healthier




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                       and have more pep. Vigor and fitness is not the domain of youth.




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                       Fine Arts Painting & Drawing—All Media / Richard Gunn          A




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        EMAIL
                       060131     No Fee    See dates above           9:00a-2:00p         Vets Hall      limit 25




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                       A class designed for older adults in which the student will re–learn old skills or




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              	
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  	




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                	
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            	




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     	
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             	
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  	
                       learn new skills while experimenting with fine arts media, techniques, color and
                       composition, in order to promote a more productive use of leisure time and create
                       a positive feeling of self–worth. It is a one–on–one, self–paced class geared to the




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              	
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  	




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                	
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            	




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     	
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        	




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             	
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  	
                       student’s level of ability. Areas of study include composition, perspective, color, use
                       of 9–value gray scale and texture.




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                       Let’s Speak French / Nicole Welmond        A




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  	



                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            	


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         	



                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          	



                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           	

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              	



                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                	
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  	■ MALE	 	 	 	 	 	 ■	 FEMALE	 	 	 	 	 ■	 SENIOR	(refer	to	our	seniors	policy,	pg.	2)	 	


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        	




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             	
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        	
                       060131     No Fee    See dates above           11:15p-1:15p        Vets Hall    limit 25
                       Join our ongoing, fairly advanced class in a wide range of conversations about a




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                	■	 Visa	 	 	 	 	 ■	 MasterCard	 	 	 	 	 ■	 Discover	 	 	 	 	 ■	 American	Express	
                       variety of subjects, such as French Literature and Art, Travel, Cuisine, Nature and




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         	



                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          	




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              	
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  	



                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            	




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           	
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        	




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             	
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             	
                       other events. Each class limited to 15 students.




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        WORK	PHONE	
                       Needlework / Auban Willats




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                       060131     No Fee    See dates above           10:00a-12:00p       Vets Hall      limit 25




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  	



                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            	


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         	



                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          	



                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           	

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              	




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     	
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             	
                       Students will learn new techniques and improve on existing skills in knitting,
                       sewing, crocheting and needlepoint. All levels from beginning to advanced are
                                                                                                                                                                                                         	 ■ Please	check	here	to	be	added	to	our	mailing	list.
                       welcome. Bring in projects to be finished or start new ones. Some supplies and
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                       equipment provided. Students must provide their own materials (yarn, fabric, etc.).




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             	For	credit	card	charge,	please	complete	below:	
                       Strength Training / Jacqui Birdsong–James      A




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     		
                       060131     No Fee    See dates above           10:00a-11:00a       Vets Hall    limit 22




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         	



                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          	



                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           	

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              	
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                	



                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            	
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        	
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 	
                       The benefits of exercise are numerous; strength training is a part of keeping your
                       mind and body healthy and active. This class will use rubber bands and weights
                                                                                                                           No refuNds — please see page 2.




                       (cans of soup) and natural stretching to: increase muscular strength, improve range




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              	
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        	



                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            	
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        	

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         	



                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          	



                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           	




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     	
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         	




                       of motion of joints, reduce body fat and increase lean body mass. Please bring two
                       cans of soup to use as weights.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                	



                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            	
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        	

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         	



                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          	



                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           	

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              	




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     	
                       Writing Group / Margaret Pillsbury
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             	




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                       060131     No Fee    See dates above           10:00a-12:00p       Vets Hall    limit 22




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                       Are you writing—or considering writing—essays, short stories, a novel or a




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              	
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       	



                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            	
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                       memoir? Feedback can be very helpful. Join the Creative Retirement Center
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      	




                       Writing Group where you can read and discuss your work with other writers.




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                      Moonlighter	/	Spring	2011                                            Register	by	fax:	510-595-8173
Piedmont Adult School
800 Magnolia Avenue
Piedmont, CA 94611




                        SPRING QUARTER: March 28 – June 12,2011

                          March 14             Spring Registration begins
                          March 28             Spring Quarter begins
                          May 30               Memorial Day
                          June 13              Summer Quarter classes begin




                             pIedMoNT adulT sCHool
                        800 Magnolia Avenue • Piedmont, CA 94611
                          510-594-2655 phone • 510-595-8173 fax
                                    www.piedmontadultschool.org

								
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