Continuing Education Special Events

Art Treasures From the Birth of Christianity

Join Professor Emeritus Dimitri Liakos as he introduces the topic and iconography of Christianity. During this free information session, students will glimpse the step-by-step journey of the transformation of biblical words into eloquent images. Professor Liakos will preview the information to be presented in The Birth of Christianity, Christian Art, Spirituality and the Amazing Rise of Monasticism, Monasteries and Their Superb Art Treasures course.

Tuesday, September 17 · 6:30 pm-8:00 pm ·Kishwaukee College Jenkins Auditorium · No Charge

 

Introduction to Meditation

Feeling stressed out? Come learn from Tim Griffin about stress reduction and other health benefits of mediation. Wear comfortable, loose-fitting clothing and be prepared to practice a basic meditation technique. Pre-registration in this free informational session is required.

Wednesday, October 9 · 6:00 pm-7:00 pm · DeKalb High School-P108 · No Charge

Social Media Breakfast

Feeling like you can't keep up with social media? The Social Media Breakfasts are an opportunity to explore the latest and greatest social media technology. Each is a unique networking opportunity which joins local business owners, home-based businesses, marketers, entrepreneurs, bloggers and anyone else interested in thesocial media movement. Each session will have a speaker, panel, or work session lead by experts in the field. Make the most of the first 45 minutes of your workday! Social Media Breakfasts are free of charge and include light refreshments. Pre-registration is not required. For more information visit www.SMBKISH.org.

Thursday October 3, November 7, and December 5, 2013 · 7:45 - 8:30 am · Room A1220 · No Charge

 

Gardener's Pathway - Save the Date

The 2014 Gardener’s Pathway theme is Spring’s First Gardening Joy! Mark your calendar for this premier event which will feature a keynote address from, nationally recognized gardening expert, TV/radio host, author and columnist Melinda Myers*. The event is scheduled for Saturday, February 22 at Kishwaukee College. More information will be available in Early January.

* Melinda Myers has more than 30 years of horticulture experience and has written over 20 gardening books, including The Midwest Gardener’s Handbook (2014), Can’t Miss Small Space Gardening,and The Illinois Lawn Guide. She hosts The Great Courses “How to Grow Anything” DVD series and the nationally syndicated Melinda’s Garden Moment TV & radio program. Myers is a columnist and contributing editor for Birds & Blooms magazine, writes a regular column for the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel and has a column in both Gardening How-to and Wisconsin Gardening magazines. Melinda looks forward to presenting at the 2014 Gardener’s Pathway!

 

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