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Senior Adult

AARP Smart Driver Course  

Learn physical changes that affect driving, strategies to compensate for these changes, rules of the road, how to prevent accidents, and how to drive in adverse conditions. Behind-the-wheel exercise is not part of this course.
Course: 25286     Course Fee: $20    
Meeting Day(s): Sat.   3/7/2015    Time: 8:30 AM - 1:00 PM  1 session
Location: Edgewood Hall, Rm. 223    Instructor: Staff

Course: 25287     Course Fee: $20    
Meeting Day(s): Wed.   4/22/2015    Time: 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM  1 session
Location: Havre de Grace, Rm. 212    Instructor: Staff

Course: 25288     Course Fee: $20    
Meeting Day(s): Mon.   5/18/2015    Time: 8:30 AM - 1:00 PM  1 session
Location: Fallston Hall, Rm. 204    Instructor: Staff

American Profile Series: Aaron Burr  

Aaron Burr's treachery makes Benedict Arnold's look tame by comparison. A schemer and plotter all of his life, this New England blue blood not only killed Alexander Hamilton in America's most famous duel, he plotted the greatest act of treason in the history of the United States. Had he succeeded in his plans, our country, whatever country it might be, would be very different today. This session focuses on who Aaron Burr was and looks at his relationships with some of America's most revered leaders from George Washington and Alexander Hamilton to Thomas Jefferson and Andrew Jackson.
Course: 26063     Registration: $22    
Meeting Day(s): Fri.   4/24/2015    Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM  1 session
Location: Edgewood Hall    Instructor: J. Rath

Current Issues and Political History Discussion  

Join us each week for a discussion of today's politicial, social, and economic issues from various viewpoints. Interesting topics, interesting discussions. Make it a part of your week. Senior adult and disabled retiree tuition waivers apply.
Course: 25935     Registration: $59    Course Fee: $39    
Meeting Day(s): Wed.   2/25/2015 - 5/6/2015    Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM  10 sessions
Location: Chesapeake Center    Instructor: S. Tracy

Current Issues World Events  


Course: 35546     Registration: $49    Course Fee: $35    
Meeting Day(s): Wed.   6/10/2015 - 7/15/2015    Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM  6 sessions
Location: Chesapeake Center    Instructor: S. Tracy

Elder Law and Asset Protection  

Learn how to protect and preserve assets from the costs of long-term care. This course is not only for seniors, but family members of seniors who may be called upon to deal with these issues. You will learn about how to qualify for helpful governmental programs, leverage Medicaid to protect your own assets, and the steps you should be taking now before the crises hits. These concepts will be covered: long-term care insurance, the essential estate planning documents, and health insurance under the Health Care Reform Act. The course is co-instructed by an Elder Law Attorney and a Certified Financial Planner. Senior adult and disabled retiree tuition waivers apply.
Course: 25886     Registration: $45    Course Fee: $12    
Meeting Day(s): Sat.   4/18/2015 - 5/2/2015    Time: 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM  3 sessions
Location: Fallston Hall, Rm. 201    Instructor: K. Bress

Facebook Fun  

Want some Facebook tips? Learn to upload pictures, create your profile, set your privacy settings, and more in this fun, Facebook overview.
Course: 25298     Registration: $39    
Meeting Day(s): Wed.   5/6/2015 - 5/13/2015    Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM  2 sessions
Location: Edgewood Hall, Rm. 215    Instructor: J. Douglas

Healthy Living for Older Adult  

Join us for a structured wellness program incorporating cardiovascular conditioning, strength development, nutrition, and flexibility routines. Begin with body warm up and stretches. Then use free weights, Therabands, Pilates rings, and Movement to Music to increase your cardiovascular fitness. This class provides opportunities for social interaction and fun. Wear proper work-out shoes, moveable stretch clothing and supportive undergarments. Class access to the fitness center will only be granted during the specified class times. Senior adult and disabled retiree tuition waivers apply.
Course: 25644     Registration: $60    Course Fee: $79    
Meeting Day(s): Mon., Wed.   1/26/2015 - 5/6/2015    Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM  28 sessions
Location: Susquehanna Center, Rm. 207    Instructor: P. Lauer
This section is for group gym sessions and does not include workouts in the fitness center. 

Internet for Senior Adults  

Email, web pages, search engines. Looking for a way to make it all make sense? Explore the Internet and many of its features using hands-on exercises. Gain practical knowledge that will help you navigate the web better than your grandchildren! Adults 60 years old and older pay only the course fee. Senior adult and disabled retiree tuition waivers apply.
Course: 25798     Registration: $75    Course Fee: $39    
Meeting Day(s): Fri.   4/3/2015 - 4/17/2015    Time: 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM  3 sessions
Location: Edgewood Hall, Rm. 215    Instructor: J. Reilly

Introduction to Computers for Senior Adults  

If you are a new computer user, come to this class and learn the basics of Windows, word processing, spreadsheets, and the Internet with other students just like you. Using hands-on exercises in a lab setting, this class will gently nudge you into the computer age. Adults 60 years old and older pay only the course fee. Senior adult and disabled retiree tuition waivers apply.
Course: 25801     Registration: $99    Course Fee: $55    
Meeting Day(s): Mon.   4/13/2015 - 5/11/2015    Time: 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM  5 sessions
Location: Edgewood Hall, Rm. 215    Instructor: J. Reilly

iPad: Beyond the Basics  

Have you mastered the basics of your iPad but know you could do more with a little help? That's what this class is for - going beyond the basics.. but just a little. Senior adult and disabled retiree tuition waivers apply.
Course: 25296     Registration: $72    Course Fee: $58    
Meeting Day(s): Wed.   3/11/2015 - 4/8/2015    Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM  4 sessions
Location: Edgewood Hall, Rm. 222    Instructor: J. Douglas

Learn to Use Your iPad/iPhone  

Get the help you need making your iPhone or iPad work for you. Topics include setting up your device so you get the most efficient use of both your device and the battery life; setting up wireless connections, including the do’s and don’ts of using wireless in public locations; securing your home/office wireless connection; using cloud services like dropbox, and icloud; using the Operating System (OS) apps like calendar, contacts, and syncing with your computer whether Windows or a MAC. You will also learn how to find and download apps, music, books, and more. Senior adult and disabled retiree tuition waivers apply. Bring your device with you to class.
Course: 25295     Registration: $62    Course Fee: $58    
Meeting Day(s): Wed.   2/11/2015 - 2/25/2015    Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM  3 sessions
Location: Edgewood Hall, Rm. 219    Instructor: J. Douglas

Course: 25294     Registration: $62    Course Fee: $58    
Meeting Day(s): Wed.   5/20/2015 - 6/3/2015    Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM  3 sessions
Location: Edgewood Hall    Instructor: J. Douglas

Lunch with Dorothy Parker  

Meet Dorothy Parker, an American poet, short story writer, critic and satirist. Best known for her wit, wisecracks, and eye for 20th century urban foibles, Parker rose to acclaim, both for her literary output in such venues as The New Yorker and as a founding member of the Algonquin Round Table. Portrayed by Colleen Webster. Lunch included
Course: 26110     Course Fee: $34    
Meeting Day(s): Wed.   4/22/2015    Time: 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM  1 session
Location: Edgewood Hall    Instructor: C. Webster

Meet Georgia O'Keeffe  

George O'Keeffe comes to life in this delightful afternoon presentation. Ms. O'Keeffe will talk to you about her life and will entertain your questions in this intimate affair. Georgia O'Keeffe is portrayed by HCC's Professor Colleen Webster.
Course: 26108     Course Fee: $34    
Meeting Day(s): Fri.   3/6/2015    Time: 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM  1 session
Location: Edgewood Hall    Instructor: C. Webster

Photoshop Elements for Senior Adults  

Photoshop Elements is an easy, inexpensive way to manage your imaging needs. Learn how to retouch images, use special effects, filters, and styles that allow you to turn your digital images into works of art. Let HCC take you through the digital haze by incorporating fascinating projects into the learning process. Senior adult and disabled retiree tuition waivers apply.
Course: 25293     Registration: $99    Course Fee: $65    
Meeting Day(s): Wed.   4/8/2015 - 4/29/2015    Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM  4 sessions
Location: Edgewood Hall, Rm. 215    Instructor: J. Douglas

Retirement Asset Management  

It's not just what you save for retirement, it's how you manage it in retirement. Learn the 13 mistakes to avoid when managing money during retirement. Learn to maximize your retirement income, minimize your tax burden, and ensure that your money is spent as you want. Class is instructed by a Certified Financial Planner specializing in retirement income planning and a CPA. Senior adult and disabled retiree tuition waivers apply.
Course: 25931     Registration: $45    Course Fee: $12    
Meeting Day(s): Sat.   3/7/2015 - 3/14/2015    Time: 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM  2 sessions
Location: Edgewood Hall, Rm. 163    Instructor: A. Albidress

Right Sizing Your Home  

What used to be "downsizing" is now "right sizing!" What to do with a lifetime of possessions? Get help from a professional realtor who has actually "right sized" and gone through the process herself. Transitioning to a smaller home or space can be a challenge. Gather ideas on how to sort and simplify your stuff.
Course: 25944     Registration: $19    Course Fee: $6    
Meeting Day(s): Thur.   4/16/2015    Time: 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM  1 session
Location: Joppa Hall, Rm. 010    Instructor: N. Owens

Senior Aquatic Wellness  

Senior adults, as well as those who are medically referred, will learn the value of exercise in the water as a helpful tool for fitness and health and in reducing illness and physical concerns. Improve your levels of cardiovascular fitness and range of motion. Instruction in basic swimming skills, safety precautions, and how to monitor pulse rate will also be covered. Senior adult and disabled retiree tuition waivers apply.
Course: 25853     Registration: $80    Course Fee: $58    
Meeting Day(s): Fri.   1/23/2015 - 5/1/2015    Time: 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM  14 sessions
Location: Susquehanna Center, Rm. 241    Instructor: L. Digman
No class 3/27. 

Course: 25847     Registration: $80    Course Fee: $58    
Meeting Day(s): Mon.   1/26/2015 - 5/4/2015    Time: 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM  14 sessions
Location: Susquehanna Center, Rm. 241    Instructor: L. Digman
No class 3/23. 

Course: 25848     Registration: $80    Course Fee: $58    
Meeting Day(s): Mon.   1/26/2015 - 5/4/2015    Time: 9:31 AM - 10:29 AM  14 sessions
Location: Susquehanna Center, Rm. 241    Instructor: L. Digman
No class 3/23. 

Course: 25856     Registration: $80    Course Fee: $58    
Meeting Day(s): Tues.   1/27/2015 - 5/5/2015    Time: 9:15 AM - 10:15 AM  14 sessions
Location: Susquehanna Center, Rm. 241    Instructor: P. Roberts
No class 3/24. 

Course: 25858     Registration: $80    Course Fee: $58    
Meeting Day(s): Tues.   1/27/2015 - 5/5/2015    Time: 10:20 AM - 11:20 AM  14 sessions
Location: Susquehanna Center, Rm. 241    Instructor: P. Roberts
No class 3/24. 

Course: 25850     Registration: $80    Course Fee: $58    
Meeting Day(s): Wed.   1/28/2015 - 5/6/2015    Time: 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM  14 sessions
Location: Susquehanna Center, Rm. 241    Instructor: L. Digman
No class 3/25. 

Course: 25859     Registration: $80    Course Fee: $58    
Meeting Day(s): Thur.   1/29/2015 - 5/7/2015    Time: 10:20 AM - 11:20 AM  14 sessions
Location: Susquehanna Center, Rm. 241    Instructor: P. Roberts
No class 3/26. 

Course: 25860     Registration: $80    Course Fee: $58    
Meeting Day(s): Thur.   1/29/2015 - 5/7/2015    Time: 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM  14 sessions
Location: Susquehanna Center, Rm. 241    Instructor: P. Roberts
No class 3/26. 

Course: 25630     Registration: $80    Course Fee: $58    
Meeting Day(s): Fri.   1/30/2015 - 5/8/2015    Time: 1:10 PM - 2:10 PM  14 sessions
Location: Susquehanna Center, Rm. 241    Instructor: P. Roberts
No class 3/27. 

Course: 25631     Registration: $80    Course Fee: $58    
Meeting Day(s): Fri.   1/30/2015 - 5/8/2015    Time: 12:01 PM - 12:59 PM  14 sessions
Location: Susquehanna Center, Rm. 241    Instructor: P. Roberts
No class 3/27. 

Course: 35539     Registration: $80    Course Fee: $58    
Meeting Day(s): Fri.   6/5/2015 - 8/28/2015    Time: 10:00 AM - 11:10 AM  12 sessions
Location: Susquehanna Center, Rm. 241    Instructor: L. Digman
No class 7/3. 

Course: 35532     Registration: $80    Course Fee: $58    
Meeting Day(s): Mon.   6/8/2015 - 8/24/2015    Time: 10:00 AM - 11:10 AM  12 sessions
Location: Susquehanna Center, Rm. 241    Instructor: L. Digman

Course: 35534     Registration: $80    Course Fee: $58    
Meeting Day(s): Fri.   6/8/2015 - 8/28/2015    Time: 11:20 AM - 12:30 PM  12 sessions
Location: Susquehanna Center, Rm. 241    Instructor: P. Roberts
No class 7/3. 

Course: 35535     Registration: $80    Course Fee: $58    
Meeting Day(s): Tues.   6/9/2015 - 8/25/2015    Time: 9:00 AM - 10:10 AM  12 sessions
Location: Susquehanna Center, Rm. 241    Instructor: P. Roberts

Course: 35536     Registration: $80    Course Fee: $58    
Meeting Day(s): Tues.   6/9/2015 - 8/25/2015    Time: 10:20 AM - 11:30 AM  12 sessions
Location: Susquehanna Center, Rm. 241    Instructor: P. Roberts

Course: 35537     Registration: $80    Course Fee: $58    
Meeting Day(s): Wed.   6/10/2015 - 8/26/2015    Time: 11:10 AM - 12:20 PM  12 sessions
Location: Susquehanna Center, Rm. 241    Instructor: L. Digman

Course: 35538     Registration: $80    Course Fee: $58    
Meeting Day(s): Wed.   6/10/2015 - 8/26/2015    Time: 10:00 AM - 11:09 AM  12 sessions
Location: Susquehanna Center, Rm. 241    Instructor: L. Digman

Course: 35533     Registration: $80    Course Fee: $58    
Meeting Day(s): Thur.   6/11/2015 - 8/27/2015    Time: 10:20 AM - 11:30 AM  12 sessions
Location: Susquehanna Center, Rm. 241    Instructor: P. Roberts

Wills, Estates, and Trusts  

A little planning now may save your family a lot later! Learn the basics of what should be contained in your Last Will and Testament, what other legal documents are essential, and how trusts can play an important part in your estate plan. Concepts to be covered are what is probate and do you need to avoid it, latest laws on the federal estate tax, should the deed to your home be changed, and little known asset protection strategies. Senior adult and disabled retiree tuition waivers apply.
Course: 25934     Registration: $45    Course Fee: $12    
Meeting Day(s): Sat.   3/14/2015 - 3/21/2015    Time: 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM  2 sessions
Location: Fallston Hall, Rm. 208    Instructor: K. Bress


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