Club 50 Plus Workshops

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for $5 and get a 20 percent discount on future Club 50 Workshops, Culinary and Professional Development classes through June 30, 2016.

Mention code: CEGN001-MW01.

Club 50 Plus offers workshops and seminars designed to enhance the personal, professional and social lives of participants. You will enjoy the quality instruction, state-of-the-art facilities and convenient locations in Atlantic and Cape May counties. Join us for a Club 50 Plus workshop or seminar and enhance your life.

FREE! Who Are You Leaving Your Money To?

Join us for this complimentary course presented by Raymond N. Beebe, Esq., CPA (member of National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys). Topics will include long-term care; how to avoid estate tax traps that can affect the whole family; wills and trusts used in estate planning; and durable powers of attorney and health care declarations. YOU WILL NEED to contact us for registration so that we can get a headcount. Please call us at 609-343-5655.

PDEV-124
Fee: FREE

  • Section MW02-Mays Landing Campus
    Wednesday, May 11
    2-4 p.m.

Beginning Genealogy

This course will prepare you to begin your genealogy research and start a family tree. You will review how to get started and get organized; what vital records are available and how to read them and find clues; and how to construct an ancestral family tree using birth certificates, marriage and death records. This session is taught by Heather Perez, an experienced librarian, archivist and historian with a specialty in family history research.

CEGN-129 (6 Hours)
Fee: $69

  • Section MW02-Mays Landing Campus
    3 Tuesdays beginning April 12 (Ending April 26)
    6-8 p.m.

NEW! Intermediate Genealogy Research

Discover how to search Online resources to expand your family tree. You should already have started your family tree, but completion of the Basic Genealogy class is not required. This class will be held in a computer lab and you must have a working knowledge of computers, including using the Internet and mouse.

CEGN-198 (4 Hours)
Fee: $49

  • Section MW02-Mays Landing Campus
    Tuesdays, May 3 and 10
    6-8 p.m.

Buying on eBay 101

We’ve all heard of eBay, but have you ever used it? Are you afraid to buy something because you may not do it correctly, or don’t know how to get the best deal? This class is for you! This seminar will introduce you to the world of eBay and will cover all aspects of how to use eBay, for buying only. It will cover tips on what sellers to avoid, what is too good to be true, and how to determine what seller to buy from. If you are interested in buying something specific on eBay, bring in all information (including any code numbers) pertaining to the item, and we will use it as an example in class. This class is mandatory in order to take Selling on eBay 101.

COAP-116 (2 Hours)
Fee: $29

  • Section MW03-Mays Landing Campus
    Friday, March 4
    9-11 a.m.
  • Section MW04-Mays Landing Campus
    Tuesday, March 8
    6-8 p.m.

Beginner Selling on eBay 101

Prerequisite: You must have taken Buying on eBay 101, or be an experienced eBay buyer.

This seminar is for eBay users familiar with how eBay works and with active eBay and PayPal accounts, as well as plenty of experience buying on eBay. We will dive right into all aspects of how to use eBay, for selling only. It will cover tips on how to list your item for sale at the right price to attract the right buyer and emphasize calculating and billing shipping charges. If you are interested in selling an item, bring in as much information on the product as you can, and we will use it as a sample listing.

COAP-173 (3 Hours)
Fee: $39

  • Section MW03-Mays Landing Campus
    Friday, March 11
    9 a.m.-Noon
  • Section MW04-Mays Landing Campus
    Tuesday, March 15
    6-9 p.m.

Intermediate Selling on eBay 101

Prerequisite: In order to take this class, you must have taken Buying on eBay 101, or be an experienced eBay buyer, as well as have some experience selling on eBay.
This seminar is for an eBay user who is familiar with how eBay works and already has an active eBay and PayPal account, has plenty of experience buying on eBay, as well as some experience selling on eBay.

We will dive right in and cover all aspects of how to use eBay for selling only. Learn tips on how to list your item for sale at the right price to attract the right buyer and calculating and billing shipping charges. We will also cover scenarios like “why didn’t my item sell?” and make suggestions on how to tweak your description page, photos and pricing in order to attract the right buyer. If you are interested in selling an item, bring in as much information on the product as you can, and we will use it as a sample listing.

COAP-189 (2 Hours)
Fee: $29

  • Section MW01-Mays Landing Campus
    Friday, March 18
    9-11 a.m.
  • Section MW02-Mays Landing Campus
    Tuesday, March 22
    6-8 p.m.

 

Manage, Edit & Email Your Photographs

Have a digital camera but don’t know what to do with pictures once you take them? Learn to move images from your camera to your computer, then edit and resize your photographs for use on the Web or to email to family and friends. Bring your digital camera along with the USB cable and flash drive. This class is held on college PCs with Windows 7 as the operating system.

COAP-144 (3 Hours)
Fee: $39

  • Section MW02-Mays Landing Campus
    Friday, April 8
    9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
  • Section CW01-Cape May County Campus
    Friday, May 20
    9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

iPad Basics

Explore the basics of your iPad by going through its various features and options. In this workshop, you will gain a stronger understanding of how your iPad works and how to use different finger gestures and keyboard commands to help you navigate and become more efficient when operating your iPad. This workshop requires you to have an iPad running iOS 7.

COAP-157 (3 Hours)
Fee: $39

  • Section MW02-Mays Landing Campus
    Friday, April 15
    9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

iPad Basics, Part 2

In Part 2 of our iPad Basics Workshop, we will explore the basic features of your iPad further. We will take you through the various applications on the iPad, such as Safari, Mail and the App Store. This workshop requires you to have an iPad running iOS 7.

COAP-160 (3 Hours)
Fee: $39

  • Section MW02-Mays Landing Campus
    Friday, April 22
    9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Beginner Piano

Master the fundamental concepts and basic techniques to play easy melodies in this beginner’s workshop. Proper posture and reading music will be emphasized.

FINE-163 (10 Hours)
Fee: $89

  • Section MW02-Mays Landing Campus
    5 Mondays beginning Jan. 25 (Ending Feb. 22)
    5:30-7:30 p.m.

Intermediate Piano

This class will build on the fundamental concepts of Beginner Piano. Practice playing more melodies by building on basic piano theory.

FINE-164 (10 Hours)
Fee: $89

  • Section MW02-Mays Landing Campus
    5 Mondays beginning March 14 (Ending April 11)
    5:30-7:30 p.m.

Guitar Basics

Have you always wanted to learn how to play the guitar? Studies have shown that playing a musical instrument can benefit both your mental and physical health. It stimulates the brain and improves memory. Have fun while learning the basics from Eric “Rick” Land of Rick’s Rock Guitar School, who has 10 years of experience playing and teaching. You will learn chords, scales, music theory and your favorite songs. Bring your own guitar; an electronic tuner is recommended.

FINE-126 (12 Hours)
Fee $139

  • Section MW03-Mays Landing Campus
    8 Thursdays beginning Feb. 4 (Ending March 24)
    7-8:30 p.m.
    CANCELLED
  • Section MW04-Mays Landing Campus
    8 Fridays beginning Jan. 29 (Ending March 18)
    Noon-1:30 p.m.
    CANCELLED
  • Section MW05-Mays Landing Campus
    8 Thursdays beginning June 9 (Ending July 28)
    7-8:30 p.m

Guitar 2

Have you been learning guitar and want to take your skill to the next level? Well now is your chance! Expand your knowledge of chords, study guitar solo concepts and learn your favorite songs. This course is designed for those who have some guitar experience and know their basic technique and chords. Learn from Eric “Rick” Land of Rick’s Rock Guitar School, a professional guitar teacher who has shared the stage with some of the biggest names in the music industry.

FINE-135 (12 Hours)
Fee: $139

  • Section MW02-Mays Landing Campus
    8 Thursdays beginning April 7 (Ending May 26)
    7-8:30 p.m.

Planning a Successful Retirement

With financial independence, retirement can be the most fulfilling time of your life. This class covers important money management concepts and issues that are important to people at or near retirement. Topics include how to reduce pressures on your retirement income and which assets are appropriate for retirement income, which are appropriate for lifetime use and which assets are appropriate for future generations; how to make appropriate health care decisions, especially who will provide care, where you will live and how you will pay for your health care. We will also explore some options that allow you to transfer assets to other generations of your family. An optional financial planning consultation is provided after the class. A “hear it, see it, read it, write it” teaching method makes it easy for you to understand and remember the practical information. The class is taught by Louis T. Barberio, III Registered Representative of Hornor, Townsend and Kent, Inc. The fee includes a written course workbook and study aids. Couples may attend together for the single attendance fee of $59.00.

CFIN-106 (6 Hours)
Fee: $59 (Couples may attend together for the single fee of $59)

  • Section CW05-Cape May County Campus
    Tuesdays, Feb. 9 and 16
    6-9 p.m.
  • Section CW07-Cape May County Campus
    Thursdays, Feb. 11 and 18
    6-9 p.m.
  • Section CW09-Cape May County Campus
    Tuesdays, April 19 and 26
    6-9 p.m.
  • Section CW11-Cape May County Campus
    Thursdays, April 21 and 28
    6-9 p.m.

Taking the Mystery Out of Reverse Mortgages

This course provides detailed information in layman’s terms on the uses, pitfalls, estate taxation, income taxation and general terms for the Home Equity Conversion Mortgage, or reverse mortgage. This course is a “hands-on” approach on the workings of a reverse mortgage without the pressure of being sold. Textbook provided by the National Council on Aging. All details of how this product works will be open for discussion, including providing home health care, nursing home care, supplementing retirement income and purchasing a home using a reverse mortgage. Additionally, the class reviews how homeownership is documented with a reverse mortgage. Instructor is nationally published reverse mortgage specialist, Stephen R. Vogt Sr., NMLS#190082.


REAL-112 (2 Hours)
Fee: $29

  • Section MW01-Mays Landing Campus
    Thursday, March 24
    3-5 p.m.

For more information about any of our programs please email
Susan DeCicco, or call 609.343.5655.