Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Public Meeting Notice: LBCC Board Holds Meeting Dec. 8, 7:30 a.m.

The Linn-Benton Community College Board of Education will hold a special meeting at 7:30 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 8 in the Calapooia Center, room CC-101-C, to consider action on approval of the Part-time Faculty Association contract.

Those wishing to attend should contact the Board Secretary, Amanda Kliever, at 541-917-4204 for more information.




LBCC Real Estate Property Manager Course

A Real Estate Property Manager course will be offered through Linn-Benton Community College beginning January 12.

Designed to prepare you to manage rental property, this course combines online and in-class instruction to meet the 60-hour requirement for the Oregon Property Manager Pre-License course.

This seven-week class will meet on Thursdays from 6 to 8 p.m. beginning January 12 through February 23 at the LBCC Albany campus, 6500 Pacific Blvd SW, Calapooia Center room CC-212.

Cost for this non-credit course is $550. For more information or to register, contact Business and Employer Services at 541-917-4923, or contact Sue Stone 541-917-4926 or by email at stones@linnbenton.edu.

Real Estate Broker Pre-License Exam course

A Real Estate Broker Pre-License Exam course will be offered through Linn-Benton Community College starting January 11.

Designed to prepare you for the Oregon Real Estate Broker License Exam, this 150-hour course is the fastest way to qualify to take the state exam.

This 10-week course will meet on Wednesdays from 6 to 9 p.m. beginning January 11 at the LBCC Albany campus, 6500 Pacific Blvd SW, Calapooia Center room CC-212.

Course content will be mostly Internet based. Students are expected to have online capability, to self-study and attend all class sessions. A mandatory study session will be held on Saturday, the last day of the class.

Cost for this non-credit course is $600. For more information or to register, contact the Healthcare, E-Learning, and Media Division at 541-917-4923, or contact Sue Stone by email at stones@linnbenton.edu.

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Benton Center Holiday Pottery Sale Dec. 9, 3:30-5:30 p.m.

The LBCC Benton Center Winter Holiday Ceramics Sale will be held Friday, Dec. 9, from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. in the center's ceramics studio, 757 NW Polk Ave., Corvallis.

Handmade pottery includes raku, high fire, salt fire and wood fire pieces, crafted by LBCC ceramics instructors, students and volunteers.

Proceeds support the LBCC ceramics studio. For more information, contact the LBCC Benton Center at 541-757-8944. 

Monday, November 28, 2016

50th Anniversary Kick-off Dec. 6, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.

Groundbreaking ceremony for LBCC's
Albany campus, Sept. 17, 1970.
L-R:  Board of Education chair Russ Tripp,
LBCC's first president, Eldon Schafer,
board member Glenn Huston, and
interim college president Bob Adams.
A kick-off celebration for Linn-Benton Community College’s 50th Anniversary will be held Tuesday, December 6 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the college Commons cafeteria, 6500 Pacific Blvd. SW, Albany.

Founding college board member and local business man Russell Tripp will attend the kickoff along with other community members. Birthday cake and refreshments will be served.

On December 6, 1966, Linn and Benton county voters approved a bond to establish LBCC as Oregon’s 11th community college.

The first classes were held fall term 1967, with students attending classes throughout the city. They came to call themselves “Roadrunners,” as they were often “running” from one class location to the next.

LBCC now has campuses in Albany, Corvallis, Lebanon and Sweet Home, and has become a national leader in education and workforce development with cutting edge degree programs, career technical education programs, business development classes and community education classes. 

If you plan to attend the celebration, please RSVP to www.linnbenton.edu/50 or contact the LBCC Foundation at 541-917-4209.

For special needs and accommodations, contact the Center for Accessibility Resources at 541-917-4789 or via Oregon Relay TDD at 1-800-735-2900 at least 72 hours in advance of this event.

Tuesday, November 22, 2016

LBCC Pesticide Laws and Safety Cass

Pesticide Laws and Safety class will be held through the Small Business Development Center at Linn-Benton Community College December 1 and 2.

Designed to prepare senior agriculture workers to take the State of Oregon Department of Agriculture pesticide applicator exam, classes provide in-depth training, including extra coaching in math and calibration skills.

Pesticides Laws & Safety will be held December 1 and 2, starting at 8 a.m. both days at LBCC’s Calapooia Center, room CC-205, 6500 Pacific Blvd SW. Cost is $119.

LBCC offers ODA exams at an additional cost of $58 each. For test dates, see the METRO web site at http://oregon.metrosignup.com or call 1-877-533-2900.

The ODA pesticide applicators exam is optional and should be arranged with Metro.

For more information or to register, contact LBCC’s Small Business Development Center at 541-917-4929.



Monday, November 21, 2016

Legacy Ballet presents “The Nutcracker” Dec. 8, 9 & 10

Legacy Ballet’s classic holiday production of “The Nutcracker” returns to Linn-Benton Community College Russell Tripp Performance Center Dec. 8 & 9 at 7 p.m. and Dec. 10 at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m., 6500 Pacific Blvd. SW, Albany.

This traditional holiday treat features adult and children dancers from Legacy, performing the scenes of this classic ballet.

Tickets are $14. Portion of proceeds to benefit FISH of Albany. Purchase online at www.linnbenton.edu/tickets, or prior to the performance. 

For special needs and accommodations, contact the Center for Accessibility Resources at 541-917-4789 or via Oregon Relay TDD at 1-800-735-2900 at least 72 hours in advance of this event.