CURRENT & ONGOING CLASSES

CURRENT CLASSES

 

BASICS OF CONSTRUCTION - Bilingual Class - Tuesdays: 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Taught by an Architect and Engineer, in this program, students will learn to read blueprints, calculating materials needed, along with other basic construction skills. This class will be taught in English and Spanish and can only accommodate 24 students.

PLEASE REGISTER HERE

Advance registration is necessary. Students will be informed by phone if they are enrolled.


BEGINNER ENGLISH SECOND LANGUAGE CLASS - Tuesdays: 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Basic English for non-native speaking adults.  


RESTAURANT SKILLS - TBA

This course, taught by a Chef with over 30 years experience in the industry, focuses on safety in the commercial kitchen, including food safety and safely using equipment commonly found in commercial kitchens, as well as beginning knife skills.

Please call 914.232.6572, x 102 to register.


SEWING AND DESIGN I & II - Wednesdays: 6:30 PM - 9:00PM, Thursdays: 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Taught by a seamstress, this program will meet for 2 ½ hours for 8 weeks. The class will be a mixture of new students along with more advanced students who will be working on their own independent projects. Beginning students will progress from honing and perfecting basic sewing skills to progress to creating and finishing a student project. Post Program support will include how to sell handmade products on the internet. 

*Can only accommodate 8 students in each of the three classes. Advance registration is necessary. 

Please call 914.232.6572, x 102 to register.

 

ONGOING CLASSES

ESL CLASS - Tuesdays: 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

English for non-native speaking adults who have a basic understanding of the language.  

PLEASE REGISTER HERE


ENGLISH LANGUAGE CONVERSATION - Wednesdays: 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM 

Classes improve English language conversation skills of non-native speaking adults. These classes are taught both one-on-one and group setting every week; no registration required.


ENGLISH LANGUAGE CONVERSATION - Saturdays: 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM

Classes improve English language conversation skills of non-native speaking adults. These classes are taught both one-on-one and group setting every week; no registration required.


CAREER COUNSELING - Wednesdays: 11:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Weekly help with job searches, resume writing and interview skills. Access to updated job board with local job listings. No advance registration is required.


BASIC COMPUTER & INTERNET SKILLS - Wednesdays: 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Learn basic typing skills, Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel. Help with printing resumes, and entrepreneurial support services including creating business cards. These classes are for all levels. *If students cannot meet on Wednesday, some alternative days and locations can be tried.


COMMUNITY SEWING - Fridays: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

This drop-in class is every Friday upstairs at the Center and is a stress-free, low-key three hours where people can connect with each other while simultaneously helping out the Center. Come make a bag or apron for yourself and one for the Center!


For more information on any of the programs listed above, please contact Celeste Potash, Program Manager, at cpotash@communitycenternw.org or at 914.232.6572, ext 102.