Of Special Interest
To register please call 914-606-6830 and press option 1
So You Want to Write a Cookbook?
Learn the basics of writing a cookbook, whether your end goal is publication or compiling a treasured group of family recipes. The class will focus on creating a proposal with all the necessary elements to create a well-rounded and engaging cookbook. We’ll use a mix of techniques, discussion of ideas, and assignment-based critiques with the objective of developing and fleshing out a cookbook idea. Includes possible outlets for publishing: self-publishing versus traditional and other terms and concepts. Outside of class, students will be encouraged to form a food writer’s circle to help them derive inspiration from each other.
CE-WRITG 2095, 5 Sat., June 23-July 21, 9:30-11:30 am, Room TBD, $100. R Bhattacharya. #6006
Hot Topics in the News
Presentation of major national and international current events; a background of the news is provided for better understanding. Questions, discussion, and individual presentations are encouraged.
CE-POLTC 2002VA, 5 Tues., June 12-July 17 (skip 7/3), 10:00 am-12:00 noon, KNC-4, $100. E Pressman. #5996
Politics via Film: Spies
This course will show how the art of espionage has been portrayed in film. Films to be discussed include Enigma, The Imitation Game, Three Days of the Condor, The Good Shepard, The Spy Who Came in from the Cold, From Russia With Love, and The Quiet American.
CE-FILM 2017, 4 Wed., June 6-27, 7:00-9:00 pm, Room TBD, $80. P Gettler. #5972
Stamp Collecting for Fun
Discover the hobby of stamp collecting and learn why a stamp is the lightest and rarest object on earth. Learn about rare stamps and valuations. You’ll be provided with albums and hundreds of stamps and will practice soaking stamps off paper to mount dry stamps in your albums. Please email instructor at firstname.lastname@example.org for optional book.
CE-HOBBY 2010, 2 Thurs., July 12 & 19, 6:00-9:00 pm, Room TBD, $75. T Riley. #5438
Pet Therapy: How to Get Involved
Become familiar with the steps to become a Therapy Dog team, as well as a R.E.A.D. team (Reading Education Assistance Dogs). Learn about Animal Assisted Activities in Assisted Living facilities, schools, veterans hospitals, and libraries. View videos of dogs at work and hear about local visits presently taking place. At the end, you’ll have enough information to decide if you want to become involved in the rewarding experience of pet therapy.
CE-ANIML 2005, 1 Tues., June 5, 6:30-8:30 pm, Room TBD. $25. J Audevard. #5025
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. 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 24. #5873
Sec. B: July 15. #5874
Sec. C: Aug. 12. #5875
Learning to Fly
Do you dream you are flying and wish the dream would never end? The wonder of flight can be yours, through options ranging from computer simulations to flight motion simulators to flying with an instructor to become a private, commercial, corporate, or military pilot. Come explore the magic of flight from ground school to solo and beyond! Suggested reading: A Gift of Wings by Richard Bach. Email instructor at email@example.com with questions.
CE-CRXPL 2027, 1 Sun., June 10, 11:30 am-1:30 pm, KNC-2, $30. B Rauch. #5387
Slicing the Big Apple
A course for lovers of urban history that will dynamically combine the history, ethnography, and architecture of a complex, diverse city. It will also prepare you to become a certified NYC tour guide.
CE-TRVL 2005, 4 Sat., July 28-Aug. 18, 11:00 am-1:00 pm, Room TBD, $100. H Fischer. #5067