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LBCC Benton Center Community Education Language Classes

A variety of foreign language classes will be offered to members of the community through Linn-Benton Community College Benton Center Community Education starting January 5. 

Learning new languages can be helpful when traveling, communicating with foreign guests or even to enhance memory retention. Courses include: Mandarin Chinese, French, German, Italian, Russian, Spanish and Sign Language. All courses are offered in a variety of levels and include a focus on conversation. The face-to-face opportunity offered in these courses is an added benefit.

MANDARIN CHINESE                                                                                                               
An introductory conversational Chinese course designed for those with little or no prior knowledge of Mandarin Chinese. Course will concentrate on pronunciation, basic conversation and situational dialogue. Chinese culture will also be discussed.    
Class will start on January 6 and meet Tuesdays from 7-8:50pm at t…

Benton Center New Cowboy Swing for Couples Class

A new class, Cowboy Swing for Couples, will be held through Linn-Benton Community College Benton Center  Community Education starting January 9.

Jump into country swing dance with your chosen partner, and gain knowledge of past and modern techniques and styles while learning the fundamentals of country swing.  Learn exciting swing moves such as flips, spins, and intricate combinations that will amaze your friends. Bond with your partner, have fun, and stay in shape in this exercise intensive dance class.

Class will meet Fridays from 8 top 8:50 p.m. starting Jan. 9 at the LBCC Benton Center, 757 NW Polk Ave., Corvallis. Cost is $49.

For more information, see the LBCC online schedule at www.linnbenton.edu, call the LBCC Benton Center at 541-757-8944 or email corvallis@linnbenton.edu.

LBCC Benton Center Community Ed Art Classes

A variety of art classes will be offered to the community through Linn-Benton Community Education at the LBCC Benton Center, 757 Polk Ave., Corvallis, starting January 5.

Classes include Altered Books & Art Journaling, Expressive Watermedia, Colored Pencil Studio Workshop, Realistic Drawing, Beginning Drawing, Beginning Painting, Exploring Art Styles, Figure Drawing and Painting, Oil Painting Made Easy, Clay Exploration, Adaptive Handbuilding, and Techniques for Handbuilding Success.

ALTERED BOOKS & ART JOURNALING will stretch your imagination to transform a hand-made journal or discarded book into a work of art and an object of self-expression. Learn a wide variety of techniques to create beautiful, layered journal pages using mixed media. We will manipulate photographs, carve rubber stamps, integrate paint, ink, paper, gel medium, fabric, stencils, pens, markers, charcoal, and more. It's time to get creative and explore the unusual! Class meets Wednesdays starting January…

Benton Center Community Education Classes - Detailed Listing

A variety of classes, beginning the week of January 5, will be held this winter at Linn-Benton Community College Benton Center, 757 Polk Ave., Corvallis.

ALTERED BOOKS & ART JOURNALING
Stretch your imagination to transform a hand-made journal or discarded book into a work of art and an object of self-expression. Learn a wide variety of techniques to create beautiful, layered journal pages using mixed media. We will manipulate photographs, carve rubber stamps, integrate paint, ink, paper, gel medium, fabric, stencils, pens, markers, charcoal, and more. It's time to get creative and explore the unusual! Class meets Wednesdays starting January 7 from 6-7:50 pm at the LBCC Benton Center. Cost is $79.No experience necessary. Supply list at first class.           

EXPRESSIVE WATERMEDIA                                                                                                             
Focusing mainly on two perennial favorites:  watercolor and acrylic, we will explore these br…