Arts and Crafts

 

BOOKBINDING: JAPANESE STAB BINDING

This decorative style of binding is based on a method commonly used in Japan and China and provides a simple solution to binding single sheets of paper together. The stab sewing with ribbon or thread gives the decorative feature that is characteristic to this unique book.

  • W 10/16-10/16 6-9PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Karen Showell
  • Location: UVU $75
  • Course Number: 19FCUV023A02

CREATIVE LETTERING

Take your creative lettering to the next level by learning the basics of hand-lettering shapes and forms, plus an array of techniques for drawing and designing letters, borders and doodles. Study and practice the lettering styles of: hand-written block, serif/sans-serif printed alphabets, cursive, and basic monoline Italic. Kit Included.

  • Th 9/26-10/10 6:30-9PM (3 Ses)
  • Instructor: Carol Snyder
  • Location: UVU $79
  • Course Number: 19FCUV014A01

CROCHET: THE LOST ART

Satisfy your creative side! Learn the basics of crochet patterns and styles. Begin with simple stitches on a bib then advance to a toddler size crocheted blanket. Crochet your way to a beautiful finished item. Kit included.

  • W 9/11-10/16 7-9PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jeanne Zimerle
  • Location: UVU $79
  • Course Number: 19FCUV016R01

FLORAL DESIGN PACKAGE

Course #: 19FCOP011R04
Price: $149

Floral design illustration

FLORAL DESIGN: FALL WREATH

Welcome the invigorating fall season with a beautiful wreath of your own creation! Use maple, eucalyptus, and grasses to capture the texture and depth of color. Start the season with beauty and happiness. All materials will be provided.

  • Sa 9/28-9/28 2-4PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Amy Austin
  • Location: Bloomique Flower Shop $59
  • Course Number: 19FCOP011R01

FLORAL DESIGN: THANKSGIVING SPLENDOR

What could be more festive than setting your Thanksgiving table and having the centerpiece be your own creation! All materials provided to take home a personal treasure.

  • Sa 11/23-11/23 2-4PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Amy Austin
  • Location: Bloomique Flower Shop $59
  • Course Number: 19FCOP011R02

FLORAL DESIGN: HOLIDAY WREATH

Have your front door be beautiful and inviting with your own creation of a holiday wreath of evergreens, pinecones, berries, and ornaments. All materials will be provided.

  • Sa 12/7-12/7 2-4PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Amy Austin
  • Location: Bloomique Flower Shop $59
  • Course Number: 19FCOP011R03

FLORAL DESIGN: FALL WREATH

Welcome the invigorating fall season with a beautiful wreath of your own creation! Use maple, eucalyptus, and grasses to capture the texture and depth of color. Start the season with beauty and happiness. All materials will be provided.

  • Sa 9/28-9/28 2-4PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Amy Austin
  • Location: Bloomique Flower Shop $59
  • Course Number: 19FCOP011R01

FLORAL DESIGN: HOLIDAY WREATH

Have your front door be beautiful and inviting with your own creation of a holiday wreath of evergreens, pinecones, berries, and ornaments. All materials will be provided.

  • Sa 12/7-12/7 2-4PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Amy Austin
  • Location: Bloomique Flower Shop $59
  • Course Number: 19FCOP011R03

FLORAL DESIGN: THANKSGIVING SPLENDOR

What could be more festive than setting your Thanksgiving table and having the centerpiece be your own creation! All materials provided to take home a personal treasure.

  • Sa 11/23-11/23 2-4PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Amy Austin
  • Location: Bloomique Flower Shop $59
  • Course Number: 19FCOP011R02

INTRODUCTION TO ILLUSTRATION

Become familiar with the various areas of illustrating—book covers, comics, children's books, concept art, editorial work, etc. We will discuss the foundations of successful composition and design and complete assignments to improve students' understanding of illustrative artwork.

  • Th 9/12-10/17 6-8:30PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Kate Baxter
  • Location: UVU $99
  • Course Number: 19FCUV003A01

TAPESTRY: LEVEL 2

Continue to make shapes, batching, blending, weft control, joining, and learn more about design and Soumak. Students must bring their looms from the Level 1 course or a small pipe loom they have built. Appropriate for beginners with some knowledge of warping or for those who have taken the Level 1 tapestry course.

  • TTh 10/1-10/15 6-8:30PM (5 Ses)
  • Instructor: Erin Riggs
  • Location: UVU $75
  • Course Number: 19FCUV028R02

WATERCOLOR

Develop your inner artist while learning a wide variety of techniques. This class is for both the beginner and those that are advanced and want to learn new ideas and tricks. Please come ready to paint and bring a photo of something you want to paint. See website for supply list.

  • T 9/3-10/22 6:30-9PM (8 Ses)
  • Instructor: Gilbert Bennett
  • Location: Renaissance Academy $105
  • Course Number: 19FCOP006A01

WATERCOLOR: BEGINNING

Develop your inner artist while learning a wide variety of techniques. This class is for both the beginner and those that are advanced and want to learn new ideas and tricks. Please come ready to paint and bring a photo of something you want to paint. See website for supply list.

  • W 9/18-11/6 6:30-9PM (8 Ses)
  • Instructor: Shelby Carroll
  • Location: Renaissance Academy $100
  • Course Number: 19FCOP006A02

WOODCARVING: BEGINNING

Learn basic woodcarving skills and enjoy the experience of creating a work of art from a simple piece of wood. You will be able to complete and paint your choice of seasonal figurines. Wood will be provided. Please bring a "rough out" knife and carving gloves.

  • W 9/18-10/9 6-9PM (4 Ses)
  • Instructor: Guy Nelson
  • Location: UVU $89
  • Course Number: 19FCUV026A01

WOODWORKING

Discover the feeling of working in a woodshop, developing the skills to create useful and beautiful projects. This "hands on" class taught at Provo High is for ages 18+ and for all ability levels. Please bring tape measure and safety glasses. No early registration discount.

  • Th 9/5-11/21 6-9PM (10 Ses)
  • Instructor: Sheldon Davis
  • Location: Provo High School $169
  • Course Number: 19FCOP003I01

WOODWORKING: BEGINNING/INTERMEDIATE

Enjoy the thrill of learning new woodworking skills using our state of the art equipment under the direction of a qualified UVU professor. First-time students will construct a required project which will teach safety and machine/tool usage. Second-time students will construct small projects which can be completed within 10 weeks.

  • W 9/11-11/13 6-9PM (10 Ses)
  • Instructor: Kellan Baird
  • Location: UVU $235
  • Course Number: 19FCUV03I01

 

Business and Finance

 

ABC'S OF HOME BUYING

Do you want to own a home but don't know where to start? Discover the simple steps of home buying.

  • T 10/1-10/1 6:30-9PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Kathy Jensen
  • Location: UVU $35
  • Course Number: 19FCUV008B01

LANDLORD BASICS: LEVEL 2

Untangle the complexities of managing tenants and properties. This structured presentation will help you clarify your responsibilities as a property owner, streamline rent collection, charge tenants for damage, reduce maintenance responsibilities, and evict problem tenants.

  • W 9/25-9/25 6-9PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Clayton Morgan
  • Location: UVU $59
  • Course Number: 19FCUV007B02

LANDLORD BASICS: LEVEL 3

Becoming a landlord is an incredible way to build assets and wealth. The most successful landlords will treat it as a business, just like any other. This class will cover the essentials of business formation and the correct vehicles to run your business.

  • W 10/2-10/2 7-9PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jeff Breglio
  • Location: UVU $39
  • Course Number: 19FCUV007B03

 

Computer

 

EXCEL PACKAGE

Course #: 19FCOP048C04
Price: $169

EXCEL 2016: LEVEL 1

Study the basics of Excel 2016, including working with formulas and functions, creating charts, printing spreadsheets, and formatting text, numbers, and borders. Keyboarding skills required. Workbook included.

  • TWTh 10/8-10/10 6-8:30PM (3 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jeff Hutchinson
  • Location: UVU $99
  • Course Number: 19FCOP048C02

EXCEL: LEVEL 3

Discover how to employ the Visual Basic Application (VBA) programming language that is built into Excel. It will help to automate repeating operations and redundant tasks. Start by recording macros, modify the code in the Visual Basic editor, and then create new code to provide added functionality to Excel.

  • TWTh 11/5-11/7 6-8:30PM (3 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jeff Hutchinson
  • Location: UVU $99
  • Course Number: 19FCOP048C03

EXCEL 2016: LEVEL 1

Study the basics of Excel 2016, including working with formulas and functions, creating charts, printing spreadsheets, and formatting text, numbers, and borders. Keyboarding skills required. Workbook included.

  • TWTh 10/8-10/10 6-8:30PM (3 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jeff Hutchinson
  • Location: Renaissance Academy $99
  • Course Number: 19FCOP048C02

EXCEL: LEVEL 2

Take your Excel skills to the next level and explore Excel's vast collection of formulas/functions, Charts and Pivot Tables. Basic Excel experience required. Workbook included.

  • TW 10/15-10/23 6-8:30PM (4 Ses)
  • Instructor: Kevin Mellander
  • Location: UVU $89
  • Course Number: 19FCUV048C01

EXCEL: LEVEL 3

Discover how to employ the Visual Basic Application (VBA) programming language that is built into Excel. It will help to automate repeating operations and redundant tasks. Start by recording macros, modify the code in the Visual Basic editor, and then create new code to provide added functionality to Excel.

  • TWTh 11/5-11/7 6-8:30PM (3 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jeff Hutchinson
  • Location: Renaissance Academy $99
  • Course Number: 19FCOP048C03

Destination Learning

 

CAPITOL REEF: PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP

Join us for a weekend of incredible camera techniques, breathtaking landscapes, great company, and delicious food! Lodge at UVU's state-of-the-art field station located inside one of Utah's most spectacular national parks. Learn how to change night into day with long exposures; then wake up early and literally step outside your door to photograph the sunrise! Experience the different effects focal length can make to landscape photography. This class will focus on how to do light painting, star trails, landscape, and slow shutter speed. Food will be provided, and some light hiking and group cleanup is required. There will be a mandatory pre-trip meeting the week before.

  • ThFSa 11/7-11/9 4-2PM (3 Ses)
  • Instructor: Ethan Allen
  • Location: UVU Capitol Reef Field Station $229
  • Course Number: 19FCOP002O14

CAPITOL REEF: WATERCOLOR WEEKEND

Come prepared to have fun while you watercolor in the sun at Capitol Reef National Park! Learn what to look for before you start a painting, how to set up a painting using composition and balance, and how to work with the water to improve your painting style. Participants stay at the UVU Field Station and food will be provided. Participants will need to bring their own watercolor supplies. There will be a mandatory pre-trip meeting the week before.

  • ThFSa 10/17-10/19 4-2PM (3 Ses)
  • Instructor: Gilbert Bennett
  • Location: UVU Capitol Reef Field Station $229
  • Course Number: 19FCOP006A12

CAPITOL REEF WRITER'S WEEKEND

Join Lisa Mangum, Managing Editor of Shadow Mountain, for a weekend writing workshop and training that includes one-on-one editorial critiques with Lisa. This will cover classes on character development, plot structure, and query letters, all while enjoying uninterrupted writing time in a beautiful national park at the UVU Capitol Reef Field Station. Elevate your writing with this one-of-a-kind professional workshop. Friday evening will also feature an Astronomy exploration. Meals and lodging included.

  • ThFSa 11/14-11/16 4-2PM (3 Ses)
  • Instructor: Lisa Mangum
  • Location: UVU Capitol Reef Field Station $395
  • Course Number: 19FCPD039V05

CAPITOL REEF WRITER'S WEEKEND

Join Lisa Mangum, Managing Editor of Shadow Mountain, for a weekend writing workshop and training that includes one-on-one editorial critiques with Lisa. This will cover classes on character development, plot structure, and query letters, all while enjoying uninterrupted writing time in a beautiful national park at the UVU Capitol Reef Field Station. Elevate your writing with this one-of-a-kind professional workshop. Friday evening will also feature an Astronomy exploration. Meals and lodging included.

  • ThFSa 11/14-11/16 4-2PM (3 Ses)
  • Instructor: Lisa Mangum
  • Location: UVU Capitol Reef Field Station $395
  • Course Number: 19FCPD039V05

 

ESL

 

ESL: FOUNDATION COURSE

Start your journey here. This class is designed for students who have no prior knowledge of English. With this course, students will learn the basics of the language, simple conversations, and basic writing.

  • TTh 9/10-11/5 6-8PM (17 Ses)
  • Instructor: Lorissa Nelson
  • Location: UVU $225
  • Course Number: 19FCUV015L01

ESL: LISTENING/SPEAKING - LEVEL 1 B

For students with little English experience. Gain skills to communicate with friends, family and neighbors. Learn new vocabulary and enjoy a good environment to practice listening and speaking English.

  • TTh 9/10-11/5 6-8PM (17 Ses)
  • Instructor: Lauren Riddle
  • Location: UVU $225
  • Course Number: 19FCUV014L01

ESL: LISTENING/SPEAKING - LEVEL 2 B

Learn to converse in English on a variety of day-to-day topics. Begin to understand and use present and past tenses, work on your pronunciation of American English, and increase your ability to maintain face-to-face conversations in family and work conditions.

  • TTh 9/10-11/5 6-8PM (17 Ses)
  • Instructor: Sofia Ybarra
  • Location: UVU $225
  • Course Number: 19FCUV014L02

ESL: LISTENING/SPEAKING - LEVEL 3 B

Build confidence in understanding American English by learning to recognize and practice pronunciation and rhythm. Learn to talk about manners, etiquette, and politics. Practice making a medical appointment. You will also discuss skills and abilities and practice for a job interview.

  • TTh 9/10-11/5 6-8PM (17 Ses)
  • Instructor: Susan Guinn
  • Location: UVU $225
  • Course Number: 19FCUV014L03

ESL: LISTENING/SPEAKING - LEVEL 4 B

Improve your conversational ability for daily social interactions (work, school, family, etc.) in both listening and speaking. Train your ear to better understand the rhythm and intonation found in American English speech patterns.

  • TTh 9/10-11/5 6-8PM (17 Ses)
  • Instructor: Susan Martin
  • Location: UVU $225
  • Course Number: 19FCUV014L04

ESL: READING/WRITING/GRAMMAR - LEVEL 1 B

For students with little English experience. Learn vocabulary and sentence structure for basic conversations and writing. Begin to understand signs, ask questions, write basic sentences and navigate through a new culture.

  • MW 9/9-11/4 6-8PM (17 Ses)
  • Instructor: Ovidia Tarin
  • Location: UVU $225
  • Course Number: 19FCUV015L02

ESL: READING/WRITING/GRAMMAR - LEVEL 2 B

Expand your English vocabulary. Focus on communicating through vocabulary development, daily conversational topics, writing simple paragraphs, and mastering beginning-level grammar. Practice life skills through engaging classroom activities and practical assignments to do outside of class.

  • MW 9/9-11/4 6-8PM (17 Ses)
  • Instructor: Tammy Nelson
  • Location: UVU $225
  • Course Number: 19FCUV015L03

ESL: READING/WRITING/GRAMMAR - LEVEL 3 B

Find a challenging yet safe environment for students who have a solid foundation in all English skills, but need to develop deeper understanding of English grammar concepts, and a higher proficiency in writing and reading practices. Practice reading, comprehending, and writing in English.

  • MW 9/9-11/4 6-8PM (17 Ses)
  • Instructor: Andria Pulu
  • Location: UVU $225
  • Course Number: 19FCUV015L04

ESL: READING/WRITING/GRAMMAR - LEVEL 4 B

Discuss and practice English language tenses, gerunds and infinitives, phrasal verbs and their synonyms, adjective clauses, modal verbs, conditional sentences, and more. Develop correct reading techniques through learning and using new vocabulary and grammatical forms while following correct paragraph/essay format.

  • MW 9/9-11/4 6-8PM (17 Ses)
  • Instructor: Ellen Richey
  • Location: UVU $225
  • Course Number: 19FCUV015L05

 

Hobbies and Special Interest

 

ACTORS IN ACTION: PROFESSIONAL TRAINING FOR ACTORS

Melds techniques from master acting teachers such as Sanford Meisner, Constantine Stanislavski, and Uta Hagen into a highly effective training experience. Take the beginning actor into the realms of fine acting and the experienced actor into a whole new world of craft mastery.

  • T 9/17-10/22 6:30-10PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Julie-Anne Liechty
  • Location: UVU $249
  • Course Number: 19FCUV003T02

ACTORS IN ACTION: PROFESSIONAL TRAINING FOR ACTORS

Melds techniques from master acting teachers such as Sanford Meisner, Constantine Stanislavski, and Uta Hagen into a highly effective training experience. Take the beginning actor into the realms of fine acting and the experienced actor into a whole new world of craft mastery.

  • T 10/29-12/10 6:30-10PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Julie-Anne Liechty
  • Location: UVU $249
  • Course Number: 19FCUV003T03

FOUR WEEKS TO BETTER PROSE PACKAGE

Course #: 19FCUV019G03
Price: $99

Prose illustration

FOUR WEEKS TO BETTER PROSE: PART 1

Whether you're a beginner or have finished your first novel, this writing course will take you step-by-step through the important fundamentals of writing novel-length fiction. Subjects covered include plotting, character development, world building, strong narrative voice, dialogue, and traditional and indie publishing.

  • Th 9/19-10/10 7-9PM (4 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jennifer Jenkins
  • Location: UVU $69
  • Course Number: 19FCUV019G01

FOUR WEEKS TO BETTER PROSE: PART 2

This advanced class will challenge participants with more writing and critique opportunities. Students will explore in greater detail the need for world building and complex characters as well as the intricacies of pacing, editing, and critique. Discussion will also include the best ways to navigate both the traditional and self-publishing industries.

  • Th 10/17-11/14 7-9PM (4 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jennifer Jenkins
  • Location: UVU $69
  • Course Number: 19FCUV019G02

FOUR WEEKS TO BETTER PROSE: PART 2

This advanced class will challenge participants with more writing and critique opportunities. Students will explore in greater detail the need for world building and complex characters as well as the intricacies of pacing, editing, and critique. Discussion will also include the best ways to navigate both the traditional and self-publishing industries.

  • Th 10/17-11/14 7-9PM (4 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jennifer Jenkins
  • Location: UVU $69
  • Course Number: 19FCUV019G02

FOUR WEEKS TO BETTER PROSE: PART 1

Whether you're a beginner or have finished your first novel, this writing course will take you step-by-step through the important fundamentals of writing novel-length fiction. Subjects covered include plotting, character development, world building, strong narrative voice, dialogue, and traditional and indie publishing.

  • Th 9/19-10/10 7-9PM (4 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jennifer Jenkins
  • Location: UVU $69
  • Course Number: 19FCUV019G01

HANDS-ON TROUBLESHOOTING AND BASIC ELECTRONICS

Learn hands-on experience with the day-to-day problems of appliances and electronic equipment such as TVs, Stereos, Amplifiers, and piano circuits and different types of key board assembly.

  • W 9/18-10/9 7-9PM (4 Ses)
  • Instructor: Hossein Ghaibi
  • Location: UVU $69
  • Course Number: 19FCUV024I01

INTERIOR DESIGN

Develop a talent for interior design and learn the techniques to style any room. We will cover furniture styles, color combinations using a color wheel, fabrics and wall texture, lighting, window treatments, arrangement, floor coverings, focal points and accessorizing.

  • T 9/24-10/29 7-9PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jeanne Zimerle
  • Location: UVU $89
  • Course Number: 19FCUV005I01

MAKE YOUR OWN LOTIONS AND CREAMS

Learn how to make your own moisturizing lotions and creams using organic oils and butters minus the harsh chemicals that are in the majority of the lotions and creams sold on the market today. Your skin will love you! Students will take home samples of what they make.

  • T 10/1-10/1 5:30-8:30PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Amie Homolik
  • Location: UVU $59
  • Course Number: 19FCUV044O12

MAKE YOUR OWN SOAP

Learn how to make natural soap using oils and butters that are good for the skin and make great gifts. Samples will be given out at the end of the class.

  • T 10/15-10/15 5:30-8:30PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Amie Homolik
  • Location: UVU $59
  • Course Number: 19FCUV040O11

MEDITATION: BE CALM-BE FOCUSED

Meditation is a practice that brings ancient wisdom and modern science together, calming the body, clarifying the mind, and rejuvenating the spirit. Learn the methods to bring peace, health, and prosperity to all aspects of life.

  • Th 9/5-10/10 7-9PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Stephen Nibley
  • Location: UVU $75
  • Course Number: 19FCUV075G01

VOICE OVERS: NOW IS YOUR TIME!

You’ve heard Wendy Shapero on TV! (Robot Chicken with Seth Green, Cartoon Network shows...) Now hear Wendy LIVE as she illustrates how YOU could actually begin using your speaking voice for commercials, films, and videos! This exciting and fun class could be your game changer.

  • Sa 10/12-10/12 10:30AM-12:30PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Wendy Shapero
  • Location: UVU $39
  • Course Number: 19FCUV018O12

VOICE OVERS: NOW IS YOUR TIME!

You’ve heard Wendy Shapero on TV! (Robot Chicken with Seth Green, Cartoon Network shows...) Now hear Wendy LIVE as she illustrates how YOU could actually begin using your speaking voice for commercials, films, and videos! This exciting and fun class could be your game changer.

  • Th 11/14-11/14 6:30-8:30PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Wendy Shapero
  • Location: UVU $39
  • Course Number: 19FCUV018O13

WELDING: ADULT BEGINNING

If you have ever wanted to learn how to weld, brush up on your skills, or build a small project, this class is for you! Beginners looking to explore welding and fabrication and those with advanced skills needing to pass certification tests will benefit from this class. Attending first night of class is mandatory as safety regulations and learning the layout of the shop will be discussed. No early registration.

  • Th 9/5-11/21 6-9PM (10 Ses)
  • Instructor: Kaleb Money
  • Location: Provo High School $169
  • Course Number: 19FCOP007O11

YOGA: BALANCED BODIES THROUGH HEALTHY LIVING AND BREATHING

Learn a series of yoga poses and breathing techniques that can improve physical activity and help you get through stressful life events. Improving strength, balance, and deep breathing can help calm your mind and promote healthy living. No prior yoga experience necessary. Wear loose comfortable clothing and bring mat and water.

  • W 9/11-10/16 7-8PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Marynika Miche
  • Location: Center Stage School of Performing Arts $59
  • Course Number: 19FCOP016E01

 

Languages

 

AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE: LEVEL I

Develop basic skills in sign and finger spelling to help you communicate with deaf individuals in everyday situations.

  • Th 9/19-10/24 6-8PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Amanda Pyle
  • Location: UVU $79
  • Course Number: 19FCUV001L01

CHINESE PACKAGE

Course #: 19FCOP004L03
Price: $159

Chinese illustration

CHINESE: LEVEL 1

Students in this class will learn basic pronunciation and tones of Mandarin Chinese. We will focus on listening and speaking skills and practice basic reading and writing in simplified Chinese characters. Each student will also be given a Chinese name if he or she doesn't have one.

  • W 9/4-12/11 6-8PM (12 Ses)
  • Instructor: Di Wu
  • Location: Renaissance Academy $89
  • Course Number: 19FCOP004L01

CHINESE: LEVEL 2

Come and build on your basic conversational skills in Mandarin Chinese as we continue with pronunciation and tones. Learn more simplified Chinese characters to improve your reading and writing skills. We will continue to explore this fascinating culture.

  • W 10/30-12/11 6-8PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Di Wu
  • Location: Renaissance Academy $89
  • Course Number: 19FCOP004L02

CHINESE: LEVEL 1

Students in this class will learn basic pronunciation and tones of Mandarin Chinese. We will focus on listening and speaking skills and practice basic reading and writing in simplified Chinese characters. Each student will also be given a Chinese name if he or she doesn't have one.

  • W 9/4-10/9 6-8PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Di Wu
  • Location: Renaissance Academy $89
  • Course Number: 19FCOP004L01

CHINESE: LEVEL 2

Come and build on your basic conversational skills in Mandarin Chinese as we continue with pronunciation and tones. Learn more simplified Chinese characters to improve your reading and writing skills. We will continue to explore this fascinating culture.

  • W 10/30-12/11 6-8PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Di Wu
  • Location: Renaissance Academy $89
  • Course Number: 19FCOP004L02

ITALIAN: LEVEL 1

Speak the most beautiful language in the world. Focus on the basics of Italian pronunciation, grammar, and simple conversation, with an emphasis on application.

  • T 9/17-10/22 6:30-8:30PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Tyler Pack
  • Location: UVU $89
  • Course Number: 19FCUV010L01

SPANISH: LEVEL 1

Learn the basics of Spanish conversational skills in this intro level class! We will cover basic "survival" phrases and words, as well as begin to explore this valuable language through vocabulary, grammar, simple phrases, and conversations.

  • T 9/17-10/22 6:30-8:30PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Wilma Medina de Molina
  • Location: UVU $89
  • Course Number: 19FCUV003L01

 

Music and Dance

 

BALLET: ADULT BEGINNING

The light, graceful, fluid movements of this form of dance is wonderful for creating strength, balance,and a feeling of self-confidence. Whether you are a beginner or former student, you will enhance your physical strength and posture while enjoying the grace and beauty of this beautiful art form.

  • Th 9/12-10/17 7-8PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Staff
  • Location: Center Stage School of Performing Arts $59
  • Course Number: 19FCOP019D01

BALLROOM DANCE FOR COUPLES

Life is better with a dance partner! Enjoy learning the cha-cha, waltz, and swing while enhancing your dancing skills and making your dancing experience more exciting. This class is specifically designed for couples and the registration fee covers both individuals. Please wear shoes with nonmarking soles.

  • T 9/10-10/22 8-9PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Billy Wright
  • Location: UVU $89
  • Course Number: 19FCUV02D01

BANJO: BEGINNING BLUEGRASS-SCRUGGS STYLE

Learn the basics of playing the banjo using the 3-finger picking style made famous by Earl Scruggs. No prior musical background needed. Banjo Maintenance must be taken before this course. Please bring your banjo. See website for supplies.

  • W 9/18-10/30 6-7:30PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Garth Fielding
  • Location: UVU $85
  • Course Number: 19FCUV011M02

COUNTRY WESTERN DANCE: ADULT BEGINNING

Enrich your life with friends, fun, and exercise! Master the basics of Rodeo Swing, the Cowboy Cha-Cha, and Country Two-Step. Be sure to wear non-marking shoes or boots.

  • T 9/10-10/22 7-8PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Billy Wright
  • Location: UVU $45
  • Course Number: 19FCOP009D01

GUITAR: BEGINNING

Come join us while we learn, practice and apply fundamental concepts on the guitar. Learning to use chords that help us to create and play songs will be first and then moving on to simple improv techniques that will unlock your creativity on the instrument. Please bring your guitar.

  • Th 9/12-10/17 6:30-7:30PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Justin Comstock
  • Location: UVU $75
  • Course Number: 19FCOP005M01

HIP HOP: ADULT BEGINNING

Hip Hop is an upbeat Urban style of dance that is forever evolving. This high-energy class consists of hip hop and pop sounds, focusing on musicality and rhythm. It is an extremely artistic style of dance and lots of fun!

  • W 9/11-10/16 7-8PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Staff
  • Location: Center Stage School of Performing Arts $59
  • Course Number: 19FCOP006D02

JAZZ: ADULT BEGINNING

Join this upbeat class to gain strength and flexibility while releasing your creative inner self to the beat of contemporary music. This fun and exhilarating dance form is popular in dance videos, Vegas, and current dance shows. There will be stretching and warm up to get you ready to perform at your best.

  • T 9/10-10/15 8-9PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Staff
  • Location: Center Stage School of Performing Arts $59
  • Course Number: 19FCOP020D01

LATIN BALLROOM: ADULT BEGINNING

Come and experience the fun of Latin dancing! You will learn the basics of the cha-cha, rumba, salsa, samba and become confident to join the pros of Dancing with the Stars. Singles or couples are welcome but must register individually.

  • M 9/9-10/14 7-8PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Staff
  • Location: Center Stage School of Performing Arts $59
  • Course Number: 19FCOP023D01

TAP: ADULT BEGINNING

Whether you tap danced as a kid or never put your foot in a tap shoe - come join us for this upbeat, fun way to gain strength and rhythmic capability! Expect a high energy exhilerating aerobic workout. More benefits are toned leg muscles, improved balance, and tightened glutes. And of course, so much fun!

  • T 9/10-10/15 9-9:30PM (6 Ses)
  • Instructor: Staff
  • Location: Center Stage School of Performing Arts $45
  • Course Number: 19FCOP018D01

 

Personal Development

 

ANGER MANAGEMENT WORKSHOP

Do you sometimes feel like you're about to explode? Are you looking for reliable anger management skills to use at home and in the work place? Come to recognize and manage your own trigger thoughts. Also, develop the conflict resolution skills essential for successful personal and professional relationships.

  • T 10/15-10/15 6-10PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Danielle Cook
  • Location: UVU $120
  • Course Number: 19FCTP029G02

ANGER MANAGEMENT WORKSHOP

Do you sometimes feel like you're about to explode? Are you looking for reliable anger management skills to use at home and in the work place? Come to recognize and manage your own trigger thoughts. Also, develop the conflict resolution skills essential for successful personal and professional relationships.

  • T 11/19-11/19 6-10PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Danielle Cook
  • Location: UVU $120
  • Course Number: 19FCTP029G03

MARRIAGE AND PRE-MARRIAGE WORKSHOP (FOR COUPLES ONLY)

Need to freshen-up your marriage a bit? Wanting more fondness and admiration between you and your better half? Or maybe you just want to learn to fight right? As a couple, come and explore time-tested relationship principles and participate in activities that can strengthen your marriage. Workshop is for married or engaged couples only. Please no individuals.

  • W 10/23-10/23 6-8PM (1 Ses)
  • Instructor: Danielle Cook
  • Location: UVU $50
  • Course Number: 19FCTP005P01

 

Photography

 

DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY BEGINNING: HANDS ON PHOTO SHOOT

If you have an advanced camera and want to learn how to take advantage of all it has to offer, this class is for you! Learn about lenses, ISO, light, composition, depth-of-field, aperture and shutter speed. Bring a camera with manually adjustable settings. Photo shoot October 12th.

  • T 9/24-10/15 7-8:30PM (4 Ses)
  • Instructor: Ethan Allen
  • Location: UVU $79
  • Course Number: 19FCUV002O11

DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY PACKAGE

Course #: 19FCUV002O14
Price: $149

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DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY: BEGINNING

Learn about lenses, ISO, light, composition, depth-of-field, aperture, shutter speed, and more. Access to a DSLR camera or other digital camera that has manual settings is required.

  • Th 9/12-10/3 7-9PM (4 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jacob Boden
  • Location: UVU $89
  • Course Number: 19FCUV002O12

DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY: INTERMEDIATE

Explore in-depth application of design, aperture, shutter speed, creativity, lighting, lens choice, and problem solving. Camera with manual settings, a basic understanding of aperture, shutter speed, ISO, and composition required.

  • Th 10/17-11/14 7-9PM (4 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jacob Boden
  • Location: UVU $89
  • Course Number: 19FCUV002O13

DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY: BEGINNING

Learn about lenses, ISO, light, composition, depth-of-field, aperture, shutter speed, and more. Access to a DSLR camera or other digital camera that has manual settings is required.

  • Th 9/12-10/3 7-9PM (4 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jacob Boden
  • Location: UVU $89
  • Course Number: 19FCUV002O12

DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY: INTERMEDIATE

Explore in-depth application of design, aperture, shutter speed, creativity, lighting, lens choice, and problem solving. Camera with manual settings, a basic understanding of aperture, shutter speed, ISO, and composition required.

  • Th 10/17-11/14 7-9PM (4 Ses)
  • Instructor: Jacob Boden
  • Location: UVU $89
  • Course Number: 19FCUV002O13