Linn-Benton Community College Extended Learning

Linn-Benton Community College Extended Learning LBCC Extended Learning includes five unique departments at Linn-Benton Community College: Community Education, Professional Development, Corporate Training, Small Business Development Center, and LB iLearn Online.

❤️Gain a life saving skill, get CPR Certified! ❤️May 4 from 9 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Reserve your spot today, classes ...
04/24/2019

❤️Gain a life saving skill, get CPR Certified! ❤️

May 4 from 9 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Reserve your spot today, classes fill early!
Class is $60

To register call 541-917-4961 or email [email protected]

Learn a dynamic and beautiful form of embroidery and stitching!Temari, rooted in ancient Japanese culture, originated as...
04/23/2019

Learn a dynamic and beautiful form of embroidery and stitching!

Temari, rooted in ancient Japanese culture, originated as toys intended to imitate elements of nature. As temari evolved, the embroidery of these hand balls became increasingly intricate. Today, temari balls are a timeless art!

During this course you will learn about this historical art while completing at least two spheres using different patterns.

Meets for three Saturdays starting May 5!
9 - 11:50 am | Philomath Library

Call to Register: 541-917-4840

Check out this upcoming opportunity!
04/18/2019

Check out this upcoming opportunity!

Come join us at the LBCC Career Fair! We're here until 2 p.m. today in the Albany Campus Activities Center. There are al...
04/17/2019

Come join us at the LBCC Career Fair! We're here until 2 p.m. today in the Albany Campus Activities Center. There are almost 100 businesses recruiting employees - bring your resume :)

Beep Beep! 🚗Tired of driving your teen around? Get them prepared for their Driver Permit testing! This course covers ...
04/16/2019

Beep Beep! 🚗

Tired of driving your teen around? Get them prepared for their Driver Permit testing! This course covers the Oregon Driver Manual and what you need to know to pass the Oregon Driver permit test.

Meets for two Tuesdays starting April 30!
5:30 - 7:20 pm 🚦 Albany Campus

Call to Register: 541-917-4849

Explore the world of pollination in your backyard! 🐝 Three different types of bees will be discussed—Bumble Bees, H...
04/14/2019

Explore the world of pollination in your backyard! 🐝 Three different types of bees will be discussed—Bumble Bees, Honey Bees, and Mason Bees.

Topics of the course include: how to make an inviting habitat for bees in your backyard, the level of work required to keep each type of bee, and how families can participate together in keeping bees.

At the end of this series you will be provided with supply lists and support resources for new beekeepers!

Meets for four Wednesdays starting May 1!
12 - 1 pm 🐝 Benton Center 🐝 Corvallis

Call to Register: 541-917-4840

Did you know a woman started the genre of science fiction? 💫🔭In this history-based class we will explore how women...
04/11/2019

Did you know a woman started the genre of science fiction? 💫🔭

In this history-based class we will explore how women have influenced science fiction in surprising and spectacular ways. Discover the genre from this unique and wonderful perspective. Science fiction encompasses much more than you may think!

Meets for four Saturdays starting April 27!
1 - 2:50 pm 📚 Albany Campus

Call to Register: 541-917-4840

Enhance your skill set and resume by taking Forklift Training! Our forklift training follows OSHA requirements. This is ...
04/10/2019

Enhance your skill set and resume by taking Forklift Training!

Our forklift training follows OSHA requirements. This is a one-time workshop; bring your own lunch!

Meets for Saturday April 27!
8-4:50 p.m. | Albany Campus

Call to Register: 541-917-4849

Did you know adding one more second between you and the next car can reduce car crashes by 80%? 🚦Teaching your teen t...
04/09/2019

Did you know adding one more second between you and the next car can reduce car crashes by 80%? 🚦

Teaching your teen to drive can be a tense and thrilling time. This class will help you be successful and safe while you complete driving practice time with your teen!

Come join us for this fun and informative session on techniques and options for helping your teen learn to drive!

Meets on Monday April 22!
5:30 - 8:20 pm 🚗 Albany Campus

Call to Register: 541-917-4849

🚜🚜🚜 Tractor Safety 🚜🚜🚜Tractor Safety is required for students age 14 to 18 who work with tractors and ...
04/05/2019

🚜🚜🚜 Tractor Safety 🚜🚜🚜

Tractor Safety is required for students age 14 to 18 who work with tractors and other farm machinery in Oregon. Students receive classroom safety instruction and hands-on tractor driving experience with farm implements. A certificate will be awarded upon successful completion of this course.

Meets Wednesday, Thursday & Friday, June 26th - 28th
8:30 a.m. - 4:50 p.m. 🚜 Albany Campus

Call to Register: 541-917-4849

The Albany Area Chamber of Commerce and Linn-Benton Community College Extended Learning are excited to announce another ...
04/05/2019

The Albany Area Chamber of Commerce and Linn-Benton Community College Extended Learning are excited to announce another season of Leadership Edge, a Professional Development opportunity for Chamber members!

Save the Date:
April 16, 2019

Register today at: https://www.albanychamber.com/

Curious about intellectual property law? ⚖ In this two hours class you will learn the basics of Copyright and Patents ...
04/04/2019

Curious about intellectual property law? ⚖

In this two hours class you will learn the basics of Copyright and Patents including how Copyright and Patent law is developed as well as a brief intro into the court system as it relates to Copyright and Patents.

You have two opportunities to take this workshop:
April 16 ⚖ 4:30 - 6:20 ⚖ Albany Campus
May 16 ⚖ 6 - 7:50 ⚖ Albany Campus

Call to Register: 541-917-4840

Register today for our course, Foundations of Business Success! To register click here: http://ow.ly/Cjzc50p28Wdor call ...
04/04/2019

Register today for our course, Foundations of Business Success!

To register click here: http://ow.ly/Cjzc50p28Wd
or call 541-917-4929

Save the date on this LBCC SBDC event: Small Business Round-table happening Wednesday, May 8th in Albany!
04/03/2019

Save the date on this LBCC SBDC event: Small Business Round-table happening Wednesday, May 8th in Albany!

🍎🍑🍐NEW! Home Orchard Basics 🍐🍑🍎This workshop at Shonnard's Nursery is an introduction to growing fruit...
04/03/2019

🍎🍑🍐NEW! Home Orchard Basics 🍐🍑🍎

This workshop at Shonnard's Nursery is an introduction to growing fruits in your own backyard! To prepare you for a successful growing experience, we will cover a variety of topics including how to select the best performing fruit variety for your site and situation and how to place them and plant them.

Meets Thursday April 11 from 6 - 7:50 p.m.

Additional offering: Tuesday April 16 from 6 - 7:50 p.m.

Call to Register: 541-917-4840

All you need is…The Beatles! This course aims to familiarize guitar players with The Beatles. Besides playing the ioni...
04/01/2019

All you need is…The Beatles!

This course aims to familiarize guitar players with The Beatles. Besides playing the ionic sounds of John, Paul, George, and Ringo, we will examine their music in the context of music history and in today’s musical world.

BYOG! (Bring your own guitar)

Class meets for eight weeks starting April 8!
6 - 7:50 p.m. 🎸 Benton Center

Call to register: 541-917-4840

Save more on your food expenses! This workshop will provide you with basic tactics to shop in a way that’ll ensure you...
03/31/2019

Save more on your food expenses! This workshop will provide you with basic tactics to shop in a way that’ll ensure you won’t overpay! From reward programs and coupons to unit pricing and BOGO offers, we’ll learn methods to combine promotions and smart shopping tools to increase savings.

Meets Tuesday, April 16
4 - 6:50 p.m. 🍎 Lebanon Center

Call to Register: 541-259-5801

Out of whack? Get aligned!Explore the seven chakras at Let It Bead! We will focus on colors, sounds, meditations, gemsto...
03/28/2019

Out of whack? Get aligned!

Explore the seven chakras at Let It Bead! We will focus on colors, sounds, meditations, gemstones, clearing, and balancing. All gemstones and supplies are included!

Meets for seven Mondays starting April 8!
6:30 - 8:20 p.m. 🌈 Let It Bead 🌈 Lebanon

Call to Register: 541-917-4840

💃1,2,3,4 come on baby say you'll...take Latin Rhythms Dance with me 5,6,7 times! 💃 It's a known fact: your hips do...
03/27/2019

💃1,2,3,4 come on baby say you'll...take Latin Rhythms Dance with me 5,6,7 times! 💃

It's a known fact: your hips don't lie! Groove to a variety of Latin Rhythms in this creativity-inspired dance class. Make it a date night or come make new friends!

Meets for eight Fridays starting April 5!
6 - 6:50 pm | Cool Swanson Action Center | Albany.

Call to Register! 541-917-4840

❤️Gain a life saving skill, get CPR Certified! ❤️April 6 from 9 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. at the LBCC Health Occupations ...
03/26/2019

❤️Gain a life saving skill, get CPR Certified! ❤️

April 6 from 9 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. at the LBCC Health Occupations Center

Reserve your spot today, classes fill early!
Class is $60
To register call 541-917-4961 or email [email protected]

💐 Enter to win an Extended Learning giveaway! 💐In celebration of fresh starts, warming weather, and a new Spring T...
03/25/2019

💐 Enter to win an Extended Learning giveaway! 💐

In celebration of fresh starts, warming weather, and a new Spring Term, we’re giving away a waiver for up to $99 for a class of your choice!

To enter, you must
1. share this post
2. comment with an idea for a Community Education class
3. like the Extended Learning page

Once you’ve done these three things you will be entered to win.
Winner chosen and announced April 2!

Browse our schedule of classes here: https://www.linnbenton.edu/extended-learning/community-education/printed-schedule.php

Light your creative wick! 🕯 Create a warm and calming atmosphere for your home with homemade candles. In this hands-o...
03/25/2019

Light your creative wick! 🕯 Create a warm and calming atmosphere for your home with homemade candles. In this hands-on workshop, you'll learn the basics of candle making while creating a candle to take home.

Take a single workshop or take them all! Each workshop delves into the various types of candles:

🕯 Dipping Beeswax Tapers
🕯 Pillar Candles
🕯 Votive & Tea Lights
🕯 Jar Candle Making
🕯 Survival Kit Candle

Offered in Lebanon!
Click here for date, times, and location: http://ow.ly/AfGY50mcfzy

Check out our Strength & Balance Series! 💪Each workshop focuses on specific area of the aging body including:        ...
03/24/2019

Check out our Strength & Balance Series! 💪
Each workshop focuses on specific area of the aging body including:

Neck & Shoulders
Core for Stability & Balance
I Love Feet
Walking with a Thoughtful Gait
Yoga For Self Care
Supporting Our Back
Get to Know the Pelvic Floor

Offered in Corvallis and Albany!
Click here for date, times, and location: https://www.linnbenton.edu/extended-learning/community-education/printed-schedule.php

Come feel the beat! Learn Latin rhythms on simple percussion instruments and experience how each instrument fits into a ...
03/23/2019

Come feel the beat! Learn Latin rhythms on simple percussion instruments and experience how each instrument fits into a basic Latin percussion ensemble.

These instruments are fun and easy to play. No experience necessary!

Click here for date, times, and location: http://ow.ly/mbdE50mltJl

Exercise the muscle of mindfulness 🌻In our course, you’ll learn scientifically proven techniques to calm your mind,...
03/22/2019

Exercise the muscle of mindfulness 🌻

In our course, you’ll learn scientifically proven techniques to calm your mind, make clearer decisions, all while increasing your well-being. We'll explore the theory and science behind the beneficial effects of mindfulness in addition to studying the various styles of meditation.

Meets for eight Wednesdays starting April 3!
6 - 6:50 pm 🌤 Lebanon Center Annex

Call to Register: 541-917-4840

Gather your wedding party and have some fun creating DIY bouquets for your big day!  💐In this fun, two-week workshop ...
03/21/2019

Gather your wedding party and have some fun creating DIY bouquets for your big day! 💐

In this fun, two-week workshop you’ll increase confidence in your ability to assemble a wedding bouquet from plant material that’s locally available to forage or purchase.

In week one we’ll make a traditional hand tied bouquet. In week two we will explore the popular cascading bouquet. Bonding and curiosity encouraged!

April 4 & 11 (Thursdays) 🌹 7 - 8:50 p.m. 🌹 Albany Boys & Girls Club

Call to Register: 541-917-4840

Immerse yourself in Deep H₂O! 🌊 This no impact exercise class is conducted with flotation belts so there’s no nee...
03/20/2019

Immerse yourself in Deep H₂O! 🌊 This no impact exercise class is conducted with flotation belts so there’s no need to know how to swim. A great workout for all fitness levels!

Meets for eleven Wednesdays starting April 3!
1:30 - 2:30 pm 💧 Sweet Home High School Pool
Call to Register: 541-917-4840

Increase and enrich the movement of your body!In this class, we'll integrate optimal movement into our everyday lives wh...
03/19/2019

Increase and enrich the movement of your body!

In this class, we'll integrate optimal movement into our everyday lives while bringing awareness to our patterns of movement. Merging functional movements with yoga, we’ll experience harmony between breath, strength, and mobility.Meant for beginners!

Offered in Sweet Home and Lebanon!
Click here for date, times, and location: http://ow.ly/eHno50mcfum

Take the plunge! 💧 Improve your swimming skills and overall fitness.This course is meant for beginning swimmers or th...
03/18/2019

Take the plunge! 💧 Improve your swimming skills and overall fitness.

This course is meant for beginning swimmers or those seeking to develop their stroke technique.

Meets for eleven Wednesdays starting April 3!
12:30 - 1:20 pm | Sweet Home High School Pool

Call to Register: 541-917-4840

03/17/2019

Get into spring with floral design! Take one of our workshops at the Boys & Girls Club of Albany and learn to create :

🌹Wedding Bouquets
🌼Centerpieces
💐Wedding Party Flowers

Call 541-917-4840 to register!
Click here for dates and times: https://www.linnbenton.edu/…/community…/printed-schedule.php

Hey students! If you make $66,000 or less you can file FREE!  Just visit this link, which takes you to a short survey, w...
03/15/2019

Hey students! If you make $66,000 or less you can file FREE! Just visit this link, which takes you to a short survey, where it guides you to the tax software after: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/lbcctax2019

Join a choir of handbell ringers! 🔔Learn a variety of ringing techniques and share the joy of teamwork as you prepare...
03/12/2019

Join a choir of handbell ringers! 🔔

Learn a variety of ringing techniques and share the joy of teamwork as you prepare and present this unusual form of music. Curriculum will include care and use of handbells, handchimes, handbell music notation. Sheet music will be provided by the instructor.

Participants will need to bring a pair of lightweight cotton gloves for handling bells.

Meets for eight weeks on Tuesdays & Thursdays starting April 2!
3 - 4:20 pm 🔔 Albany First United Methodist Church 🔔 Albany

Call to Register: 541-917-4840

If you've always intended to learn language or improve your base knowledge, now is the time! Extended Learning has a var...
03/08/2019

If you've always intended to learn language or improve your base knowledge, now is the time! Extended Learning has a variety of language classes to enrich your life and community. Expand your worldview in a friendly, fun environment!

Browse our schedule of classes here: http://ow.ly/ruwh50mKVeu

The Albany Area Chamber of Commerce and Linn-Benton Community College Extended Learning are excited to announce another ...
03/07/2019

The Albany Area Chamber of Commerce and Linn-Benton Community College Extended Learning are excited to announce another season of Leadership Edge, a Professional Development opportunity for Chamber members!

Save the Dates:
March 19, 2019
April 16, 2019

Register today at: https://www.albanychamber.com/

🚜🚜🚜 Tractor Safety 🚜🚜🚜 Tractor Safety is required for students age 14 to 18 who work with tractors and...
03/06/2019

🚜🚜🚜 Tractor Safety 🚜🚜🚜

Tractor Safety is required for students age 14 to 18 who work with tractors and other farm machinery in Oregon. Students receive classroom safety instruction and hands-on tractor driving experience with farm implements. A certificate will be awarded upon successful completion of this course.

Meets June 26th - 28th
8:30 a.m. - 4:50 p.m. 🚜 Albany Campus

Call to Register: 541-917-4849

Meet our Corporate Trainer Sherry O’Boyle!Sherry’s customized training improves overall workflow and boosts communic...
03/05/2019

Meet our Corporate Trainer Sherry O’Boyle!

Sherry’s customized training improves overall workflow and boosts communication among team members. For over a decade she has created and facilitated events for strategic planning, and change management. Sherry’s leadership training includes emphasis on emotional intelligence, coaching and mentoring, giving and receiving feedback, change management, and Lean management.

Certified in Emotional Intelligence (TalentSmart), The Collaboration Game (Winsor-Jenkins), Meyers Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI), and the Herrmann Brain Dominance Instrument (HBDI), Sherry can help your team reach new heights!

To bring Sherry to your team, visit https://sherryoboyle.com/ or call 541- 917-4935.

💐 Blossom in your goals, sprout new possibilities.💐 Spring Registration is now open! From Trail Running to Backyar...
02/26/2019

💐 Blossom in your goals, sprout new possibilities.💐

Spring Registration is now open!

From Trail Running to Backyard Bee Basics, Extended Learning has a wide variety of workshops and classes to enrich your life and community.

Browse our schedule of classes here: http://ow.ly/by0M50mbdpV

Call to register: 541-917-4840

Want to come out of your shell and adopt an egg-cellent new hobby? We're not yolking around when we say these designs ar...
02/25/2019

Want to come out of your shell and adopt an egg-cellent new hobby? We're not yolking around when we say these designs are egg-travagant!

Design and paint the surface of eggs while developing the skills of patience, flexibility, and detachment.

Meets for three weeks starting 3/04, 1-3:20 pm

Call to register today! 541-917-4840
Browse our classes here: https://www.linnbenton.edu/extended-learning/community-education/printed-schedule.php

Learn to identify the early signs when it’s time to seek additional help, how to make your home safe and protect your ...
02/12/2019

Learn to identify the early signs when it’s time to seek additional help, how to make your home safe and protect your loved one from being taken advantage of as well as many local community resources. Classes available in Lebanon & Sweet Home. Cost $29. Register now by calling 541-917-4840.

Planning for your retirement? Seeking long-term care for a parent or loved one? Looking to downsize?  Sign up for this 2...
02/12/2019

Planning for your retirement? Seeking long-term care for a parent or loved one? Looking to downsize? Sign up for this 2-hour course to learn about various resources and services to help with these life changes. Upcoming classes scheduled for Lebanon and Sweet Home. Cost $29. Register now by calling 541-917-4840.

The Albany Area Chamber of Commerce and Linn-Benton Community College Extended Learning are excited to announce another ...
02/07/2019

The Albany Area Chamber of Commerce and Linn-Benton Community College Extended Learning are excited to announce another season of Leadership Edge, a Professional Development opportunity for Chamber members!

Save the Dates:

February 19, 2019
March 19, 2019
April 16, 2019

Register today at: https://www.albanychamber.com/

Address

6500 SW Pacific Blvd.
Albany, OR
97321

General information

Submit Your Class Suggestions by E-mail. To respond to changing needs and interests of the community, we welcome your ideas for new courses and new instructors. Please email your ideas to [email protected]

Opening Hours

Monday 08:30 - 17:00
Tuesday 08:30 - 17:00
Wednesday 08:30 - 17:00
Thursday 08:30 - 17:00
Friday 08:30 - 16:00

Telephone

(541) 917-4840

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