Special Interest


New! Color Style
Learn about the spectrum of color, its properties and palettes. Explore what colors work best for you, and how to combine them, to bring out the best features in your home.
CE-HOME 2006, 4 Mon., June 1-22, 6:30-8:30 pm, Room TBD, $80 (+ textbook). M Tallerico. #6102

New! How to Downsize in Comfort
Identify key downsizing points such as where to begin the downsizing process and how to deal with sentimental items. Determine how much and what to downsize and the importance of why you must start now even if you’re undecided where you’ll live.
CE-PRSDV 2118, 1 Tues., July 7, 6:00-8:00 pm, Room TBD, $25. C Daniello. #6103

New! History of the World Series
Discover over 100 years of World Series history, from the Cy Young-led Boston Pilgrims victory in 1903 up to the present day. Explore the many fascinating stories left by some of the greatest players in the game as their teams tried to earn their championship season. Baseball lovers, this class is for you.
CE-HIST 2049, 4 Sat., July 11-Aug. 1, 9:00 am-12:00 noon, Room TBD, $125. D Fruci. #6104

History of Baseball’s National League
Discover the birth of baseball’s National League from its formation in 1876 up to the current day. Learn about all of the NL teams, especially those that played their home games in New York City. Gain an in-depth study of the greatest players from the different eras who are cornerstones of the great history of the senior circuit.
CE-HIST 2046, 4 Sat., June 6-27, 9:00 am-12:00 noon, Room TBD, $125. D Fruci. #5739

Drivers Pre-Licensing Class
Required five-hour pre-licensing class needed to earn your MV-278 and schedule your road test. Bring learner’s permit to class. This course is open to those 16 years of age and older. Call 914-606-7406 to register.
At Ossining Center: CE-DRIVE 2001OS, 1 Sun., 9:00 am-2:00 pm, $50. T Gomes.
Sec. A: June 21. #5879
Sec. B: July 12. #5880

Heartsaver Adult/Child CPR/AED
This is an American Heart Association CPR/AED course that covers children ages 1 up to adults. Certificate is good for two years. This course is for the lay responder.
1 Sat., 9:00 am-1:00 pm, $60 (+ $5 for AHA certification card, payable to instructor). J Lederman.
At Valhalla Campus: CE-HCARE 2006, July 25, Room TBD. #5747
At Ossining Center: CE-HCARE 2006OS, June 20. #5878

Heartsaver First Aid
Covers first aid basics: how to handle sudden illness, control bleeding, burns, injuries to bones and joints, and emergencies involving excessive heat and cold.
CE-HCARE 2004, 1 Sat., July 25, 1:00-5:00 pm, PEB-4, $60 (+ $5 for AHA certification card, payable to instructor). J Lederman. #5746

Basic Astrology
Learn the fundamentals of astrology and the meaning behind the different signs of the zodiac. Discover how the relationships between the signs, planets, and house placements in your natal chart can be relevant to your life. Transits and synergy charts will also be explored through your own natal charts. Astrology can broaden your scope of self-realization and of the world around you.
CE-PRSDV 2086, 4 Mon., June 22-July 13, 7:30-9:30 pm, Room TBD, $85. K Whitten. #6042

Beauty Bootcamp
Shape up your makeup skills and learn the application techniques to apply makeup to yourself or others. Through guided instruction and demonstration, learn the history of makeup, proper sanitation, and how to have a career in makeup, as well as actual application and correct product usage.
CE-PRSDV 2058, 4 Mon., July 6-27, 6:30-8:30 pm, Room TBD, $75. L Varenne. #5761

Bridal Beauty Bootcamp
Warm up with makeup techniques specific for brides and the bridal party. Learn to use specific products and techniques for long lasting results. Explore dealing with bridal clients.
CE-PRSDV 2059, 1 Mon., Aug. 3, 6:30-8:30 pm, KNC-2, $20. L Varenne. #5762

Creative Responses to Bullying
Explore what bullying is and look at several types of bullying including relational aggression and cyberbullying. Participants will practice methods of interrupting bullying behavior and examine the relationship between bias and bullying.                     
CE-PRSDV 2063, 1 Tues., June 23, 6:00-9:00 pm, Room TBD, $35. P Prutzman. #5759

Cake Decorating at Mt. Vernon
These classes are held at the Mt. Vernon Center, 17 S. Fifth Avenue. Call 914-606-7200 to register.

Cake Decorating One: The Basics
Learn how to professionally prepare and finish pastry chef-style cakes by making a variety of buttercreams and royal icings. This course will cover the basics in cake decorating: crumb coat to finish coat, basic piping and writing techniques, and flowers and borders will be covered.
CE-COOK 2000MV, 6:00-9:00 pm, $110 (+ $20 materials fee, payable to instructor in cash).
Sec: A: M/W, June 1 & 3. #5897
Sec: B: T/Th, June 9 & 11. #5898

Cake Decorating Two: Advanced
Move from the basics to the more complex in cake decorating. This section will cover more advanced techniques of decorating including a variety of fondants, marzipan, and gum pastes. Additionally, you will use more advanced piping practices, writing techniques, and flower and border creations.
CE-COOK 2001MV, 6:00-9:00 pm, $110 (+ $20 materials fee, payable to instructor in cash).
Sec: A: M/W, June 15 & 17. #5899
Sec: B: T/Th, June 23 & 25. #5900

Cake Decorating Three: Custom
Learn to professionally embellish your own unique, customized cake. This course will challenge you to use the skills learned in previous courses. Additionally, you will develop more advanced techniques in airbrush cake decorating, fancy writing, and hand molded and piped floral work.
CE-COOK 2002MV, 6:00-9:00 pm, $110 (+ $20 materials fee, payable to instructor in cash).
Sec: A: M/W, June 29 & July 1. #5001
Sec: B: T/Th, July 7 & 9. #5002