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Explore Spring 2012

Explore Spring 2012

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     The University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown invites you to “Explore Spring.”  Sponsored by the Office of Community Education and Outreach, Explore Spring 2012 presents 40 fun-filled personal enrichment courses for your enjoyment.

     Just in time for summer, the always-popular, “Babysitter Training” course will be offered for ages 11 and up.

     Anyone interested in learning about computers will find a potpourri of computer topics in “The Cyber Series.” 

     In cooperation with The Bottle Works Ethnic Arts Center, “The Bottle Works Series” offers participants an opportunity to learn about ethnic cuisine in courses including “Adventures of Italy,” “Indian Cooking: Curry Chicken and More,” “Bake Shop Italiano,” “Homestyle Italian Sauces and Homemade Pasta,” “Indian Cooking: Vegetarian Style,” “Italian Seafood Extravaganza,” and “Homemade Italian Cavatelli.” 
“Personal Enrichment” includes a variety of enjoyable classes for everyone on topics including guitar, conversational sign language, grant writing, aromatherapy, painting, genealogy, cake decorating, and clay creations.

     “Mind and Body” courses include “Introduction to Tang Soo Do,” “Cardio Body Blast,” “The Power of Pilates,” “Sensational Swing and Jitterbug,” “Vinyasa Yoga,” “Running for Life,” “The Art of Belly Dancing,” “The Benefits of Basic Massage,” “Adult CPR,” “Mother and Daughter,” and “Babysitter Training.”

     The “Primary Home Health Care” series offers courses “Natural Health Care at Home,” “Healing Acute Disease Naturally,” and “Natural Healing for Chronic Illness.”

     A free Explore Spring 2012 brochure is available on the Community Education and Outreach web page at or by calling 814-269-2099.

     Celebrating its 85th anniversary this year, Pitt-Johnstown is located in the Laurel Highlands of Western Pennsylvania and is the first and largest regional campus of the University of Pittsburgh.  The University offers a high-quality educational experience in a supportive living-learning environment designed to prepare students for the real world of the 21st century.  Pitt-Johnstown is recognized by the Princeton Review as a “Best Northeastern College,” by G.I. Jobs as a “Military Friendly School,” and Pennsylvania Business Central as a "Top 100 Organization" for 2011.  Additionally, Pitt-Johnstown has been named to the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll.

Pitt-Johnstown…at the forefront of leading baccalaureate colleges…

Posted by Shook, Kimberly on 4/19/2012 9:40:00 AM