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2011-2012

 

May 22, 2012

 

Cowley’s Golden Tigers to hold Summer Enrollment on May 29

 

Summer enrollment for classes in the Golden Tigers at Cowley College is scheduled from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday, May 29 in the Webb-Brown Academic Center, Room 203, on the Arkansas City campus.

The Golden Tigers is for women and men age 50 and over. Fees for classes are due at the time of enrollment. Persons planning to attend enrollment should bring mailing labels to use on their enrollment forms and sign-up sheets. This saves writing your name repeatedly and speeds up the enrollment process. Enrollment by telephone or mail will be accepted after May 29.


The Cowley Relay for Life will be held June 15-16 in Arkansas City and Winfield. The Golden Tigers are helping to raise money for the Cowley College Relay for Life team.

An opportunity to purchase tickets for two Golden Tiger trips and flag pole and flags are now available. Donations for tickets are $1 each or six for $5. The drawings will be held on Tuesday, May 29 at 1 p.m.

The Golden Tigers are planning a trip to Wichita to attend the Positive Aging Workshop on Tuesday, June 19 from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Sedgwick County Extension Center, located at 21st and Ridge Road.

Workshops on protecting your health, wealth, yourself and more will be offered throughout the day. Ross Jensen, KWCH-12 Meteorologist will be the luncheon speaker. The trip will cost $20 for workshop, lunch and transportation. Complete details will be available during summer enrollment.

The summer 2012 schedule:

  • Aqua Fun – Monday, Wednesday, Friday, June 1, 4, 6, 8, 11, 13, 15, 18, 20, 22, 25, 27, 29, 2-3 p.m. Family Aquatics Center, Arkansas City High School.  Debbi Davidson, Instructor. Participants will be led by trained personnel through specially designed exercises that can help increase joint flexibility and improve mobility. Cost is $10.
  • Exercise – Tuesday and Thursday, June 5, 7, 12, 14, 19, 21, 26, 28, 1:30 – 2:30 p.m., Webb-Brown Academic Center, Room 204. Gina McKown, Instructor. Class participants will work on the joint area and flexibility. Basic stretching, kickboxing, yoga, and using vita bands will also be explored. Cost is $10.
  • Nutrition & You – Tuesday and Thursday, June 5, 7, 12, 14, 19, 21, 26, 28, 30, 2:30 – 3:30 p.m., Webb-Brown Academic Center, Room 204. Gina McKown, instructor. This class will cover a variety of health topics from personality and eating habits to what happens in digestion. Information on fats, nutrients and diseases will also be discussed. Cost is $10.
  • Creating Family Recipe Books – Monday, June 4, 11, 18, 1:30 – 3:30 p.m. Webb-Brown Academic Center – Room 203. Margaret Neal, instructor. Ideas and tips on creating a special recipe book for friends and family members will be covered in this class. Cost is $10.
  • Paper Crafts & More – Wednesday, June 6, 13, 20, 27, 1:30 – 4 p.m. Webb-Brown Academic Center – Room 203. Margaret Neal, instructor. Class participants will make greeting cards and a patriotic banner during the class. Tips on creating paper projects using punches, embossing folders and die cutting machines will also be covered. Cost is $10.
  • T-Shirt Scarves – Tuesday, June 12, 1:30-3 p.m., Webb-Brown Academic Center, Room to be determined. Kathy Witte and Rhoda MacLaughlin, instructors. Come learn how to make trendy scarves and “neck wear” from your old t-shirts. Cost is $10.
  • Basic Computer Applications – Monday and Wednesday, June 4, 6, 11, 13, 18, 20, 1:30-3:30 p.m. Webb-Brown Academic Center, Room 105. Marvis Gaddie, instructor. Class participants will learn the basics for logging on to the computer, finding files and programs, safely closing documents and programs without losing information. Microsoft Office 2010 Word applications will be used to create letters and other documents. Cost is $10.
  • Mah Jongg Mania –Tuesday, June, 26, 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Webb-Brown Academic Center, Room 208. Janice Stover and Margaret Neal, Instructors. This will be a fun day playing Mah Jongg, trying new hands, food and fellowship. Cost is $10.
  • Aqua Fun – Monday, Wednesday, Friday, July 2, 6, 9, 11, 13, 16, 18, 20, 23, 25, 27, 30, 2-3 p.m. Family Aquatics Center, Arkansas City High School.  Debbi Davidson, Instructor. Participants will be led by trained personnel through specially designed exercises that can help increase joint flexibility and improve mobility. Cost is $10.