Registration for Lifelong Learning
Must register in person at either:
- Lifelong Learning located at 14057 Delaney, Gulfway Plaza (credit card payment only)
- Continuing Education office on Main Campus, Technical-Vocational Bldg Rm 1475
If over age 50, show proof of age (Driver’s License, etc.) to qualify for discounted fee
May register in the following ways:
- In person at Lifelong Learning located at 14057 Delaney, Gulfway Plaza (credit card payment only)
- In person at Continuing Education office on Main Campus, Technical-Vocational Bldg Rm 1475
- By phone at 409-933-8586
- Online using WebAdvisor (for step-by-step instructions on how to register online, please click here)
New! Spring Personal Enrichment Workshops
Framing for Art Shows Workshop – 10 hours
This two-part workshop is designed to teach students how to frame artwork for successful acceptance by art shows. The first night will include an introduction, rules, and techniques. Students will bring their artwork for evaluation and then leave this session with a list of materials and supplies needed to frame it (estimated supply cost $30). Second day students will bring their supplies and frame their art.
Instruction includes techniques for mounting and matting artwork, including photographs, watercolors, pastels, acrylics, and oil paintings on a variety of materials, as well as framing and hanging artwork. Whether you are entering a piece in a local art show or just want to learn how to frame it to hang in your home, this workshop can help!
- Tuesday, 2/25, 5:30-8:30 p.m.
- Saturday, 2/29, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Non-Traditional Mosaics Workshop – 8 hours
This workshop will focus on mastering the skills for non-traditional mosaics, which include bead mosaics, seashell mosaics, crash glass mosaics and paper mosaics
Registration ends 3/13/2020
Saturday 3/28 and 4/4
9 a.m.-1 p.m.
$199 (supplies included)
Social Media Bootcamp for Small Businesses or Entrepreneurs – 6 hours
Go in-depth into the largest social media platforms and how to use the power of each platform to market your business to grow a strong following. This workshop will focus on creating connections with your customers, developing a loyal following and becoming the go-to expert in your field/industry. We will create your company or brand pages on each platform and help each develop an action plan of what, when and how to post on each platform. This is not a class about creating ads, however, it will be discussed briefly.
Thursday 3/26, 4/2 and 4/9
Six-Layered Fused Glass Workshop – 24 hours
In this three-day workshop students will create 3/4 inch thick glass with 3D-like dimension and color. Students will learn how to apply glass enamel paint to separate glass layers and fuse these layers together. Image selection, layout, use of enamels, fusing schedules, bubble control, and finishing techniques will all be discussed. Students do not need painting experience; it is helpful but not required. Tools supplied. Students will create two thick glass designs during the workshop.
Registration ends 4/10/2020
Saturday 4/18, 4/25 and 5/2
9 a.m.-5 p.m.
$495 (supplies included)
All workshops are held at the College of the Mainland Lifelong Learning Center at Gulfway Plaza
Adventure. Explore. Learn
Lifelong Learning’s local trips and extended travel opportunities are a superb way to get to know other community members through educational and fun activities. Most local trips fill up fast, so sign up as soon as registration begins. Trips are available to adults ages 18+.
2020 Spring Day/Evening Trips
|The Green Book||Ensemble Theatre||02/06|
|Sleeping Beauty||Houston Ballet||02/27|
|An American in Paris||The Grand||02/29|
|A Day at Buffalo Bayou||Buffalo Bayou||04/01|
|Genealogy||George Mem Library||04/14|
|Pure Country||Hobby Center||04/14|
|Bluebonnet Festival||Lavender Farm||04/18|
|Dead Man's Cell||Alley Theatre||04/21|
|Historical San Antonio ($299/$359 per person)||San Antonio||04/21-23|
|The Temptations||The Grand||05/01|
|Galveston Historical Homes Tour||Galveston||05/09|
Upcoming 2020 Extended Travel
- Great Trains & Grand Canyons – March 15, 2020
- Highlights of Bavaria & Austria – July 14, 2020
- New York City & Hudson River Valley – October 15, 2020
- Historic South Holiday – December 6, 2020
For more information on day and extended trips, please call 409-933-8912.
Upcoming Spring 2020 Semester
Mark your calendar for these important dates:
|Dec. 2||Spring Registration Begins|
|Jan. 27||Classes Begin|
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Email Distribution List
To join the Lifelong Learning email distribution list to receive announcements about events and reminders about registration, please call us at 409-933-8461.
Download the Spring 2020 CE Schedule (8MB)