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  Fall 2020


Introduction to Voiceovers  (REMOTE)

Explore the voiceover industry! Discover current trends, opportunities, and tools you need to find success. Read a real script and receive coaching from your instructor, a professional, working voice actor from Voices for All, to improve your delivery. Receive a professional voiceover evaluation later.  This is individual 90 minute class will now be scheduled for a date and time upon enrollment and will be scheduled based on the availability of the student. 


NCCOM-CS006-01 / cost: $50

Dates open enrollment                       Time   90 minutes

Sessions   1        Instructor   Voices for All

Day   TU          NOTES        


Learn to Play the Harmonica!  (REMOTE)

Play music anytime and anywhere with this convenient and portable instrument! This course is perfect for anybody interested in learning how to play harmonica. From a basic scale to an all-out jam session. Playing harmonica is challenging but so much fun. After this class, you should feel comfortable playing some solos or even jamming with the band. No music background is required. All students must bring a harmonica in the key of C to the first day of class.


NCMUS-CS005-01 / cost: $175

Dates Sep 22 - Nov 3                   Time 10:00a m-12:00pm

Sessions     7        Instructor     Stu Sternbach

Day TU                  NOTES         20% senior discount eligible


Harmonica 2 – The Jam  (REMOTE)

This class takes you beyond the fundamentals and gets you away from the music stand and up on stage. If your goal is to sit in with other musicians and you have already learned the basics from the beginner class, then this session is for you. Explore various styles, learn advanced methods to sound like a pro and develop the confidence to get out there and play! All students must bring a harmonica in the key of C to the first day of class.


NCMUS-CS008-01 / cost: $175

Dates Nov 10 - Dec 22                   Time 10        :00-12:00pm

Sessions 7             Instructor     Stu Sternbach

Day TU                  NOTES         20% senior discount eligible


Play the Guitar like a Pro-Beginners   (REMOTE)

Learn the basics of playing a guitar. The traditional approach teaches note reading, while professional guitarists use chords. Here you will learn all the chords you need to play any song. Thousands of students nationwide have learned to play the guitar using this method and are now playing their favorite songs. It is easy, fun and will have beginners playing the guitar within an hour. All skill levels welcome. A guitar is required.


NCMUS-CS001-01 / cost: $190 

Dates       Sept 12 - Oct 17                Time  10:00am-12:30pm

Sessions     6        Instructor     Chris Peary

Day    SA      NOTES         20% senior discount eligible


Play the Guitar like a Pro- Intermediate  (REMOTE)

Recommended: Play the Guitar like a Pro-Beginner or equivalent knowledge of guitar 

This course is designed to build upon the skills developed in the beginner class. Emphasis will be more on understanding song structure, moveable chords and melodies. This course will concentrate on the personal development of technique on the guitar.  A guitar is required. 


NCMUS-CS002-01 / cost: $190 

Dates   Oct 24 - Dec 12                    Time  10:00am-12:30pm

Sessions     6        Instructor     Chris Peary

Day    SA                NOTES  20% senior discount eligible.
                                                 No classes Oct 31 and Nov 28.


Jane Eyre and David Copperfield   (REMOTE)

In both these coming of age novels by two of the greatest Victorian novelists, Charlotte Brontë and Charles Dickens, the eponymous characters suffer abuse and neglect as children, even by harsh nineteenth-century standards. In this course, we will accompany them on their journey into adulthood, as they struggle to rise above their circumstances, battle their inner demons and ultimately triumph.  


NCPER-CS048-01 / cost: $225 

Dates  Sep 22- Oct 22            Time 5:30-7:00pm  

Sessions 10              InstructorVandana Walia  

Day  TU,TH          NOTES  


Mysticism in World Poetry   (REMOTE)  

Mysticism has been defined as a direct communion with ultimate reality and the belief that knowledge of spiritual truth can be attained by subjective experience. Throughout the centuries and across the world the mystical element has been an integral part of poetry. In this class, we will read and discuss poems written by the poet saints and Sufis of the east. We will then move on to the Romantic and Victorian poets of England, concluding with some of the poetry of our very own Emily Dickinson.  


NCPER-CS049-01 / cost: $225 

Dates  Nov 3 - Dec 8           Time   5:30-7:00pm  

Sessions  10            Instructor  Vandana Walia  

Day   TU,TH        NOTES 


Native Plant Garden Design   

Learn how to transform your property into a garden that is beautiful, supports our pollinators, and requires less maintenance by using perennial native flowers, bushes, ground covers, and trees. Turn lawns from monocultures into lovely rich vistas of growth with a diversity of blooming plants throughout the growing season. This course will include soil identification and needs, designing a plan for your garden, local resources for plants, pollinator identification, and gardening without using harmful pesticides and herbicides, and more. Many handouts will also be available. Our native pollinators--butterflies, bees, birds, and all the incredible variety of creatures-- are necessary for the health of our food production and for the wide variety of pollinator dependent plants.


NCHOM-CS002-01 / cost: $145

Dates  TBD             Time  10:00am-12:00pm

Sessions     6        Instructor     Judith K Robinson

Day    SA      NOTES         20% senior discount eligible