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NHERC announces spring lifelong learning courses

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Date: Monday, January 11, 2010
Contact: Alyson Kakugawa-Leong, (808) 974-7642

For Immediate Release

The North Hawai╩╗i Education and Research Center (NHERC) in Honoka`a has unveiled its spring schedule of lifelong learning classes. The facility, located in the former Honoka`a Hospital building, is part of the University of Hawai╩╗i at Hilo and offers both credit and non-credit classes open to the public.

Courses typically last from three to six weeks and are moderately priced.

The non-credit courses that begin in February and their respective starting dates are:

ÔÇóBackyard Astronomy, Graham Knopp, 7- 8:30 p.m., Feb 4

ÔÇóBeginning Ukulele, Keoki Kahumoku, 3:45-5 p.m., Feb 5

ÔÇóSlack Key Guitar, Keoki Kahumoku, 5:15- 6:30 p.m., Feb 5

ÔÇóIntroduction to Excel, Chris Clarke, 6:30-8 p.m., Feb 5

ÔÇóSelf Defense (Women), Zerlina Young, 5- 6 p.m., Feb 10

ÔÇóIntroduction to Golf, KC Botelho, 5:30 - 6:30 p.m., Feb 17

ÔÇóBasic Grant Writing, Jeani Navarro, 9-3 p.m., Feb 20

Registration is requested one week prior to the first day of class. For more information or to register, call (808) 775-8890.

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