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In addition to traditional academic programs, ASUMH offers a variety of services to serve the community. Secondary Center classes are offered for students in K-12 schools in the area. Community Education classes are offered for life-long learning and are just for fun. There are no tests or grades and these short-term courses are not for credit. Workforce Training programs are often customized for business and industry and both for-credit and not-for-credit classes.
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Community Education

To enhance and support the joy of lifelong learning, ASUMH offers Community Education. About Community Education courses:

  • Short-term personal enrichment classes and workshops
  • Begin recurrently throughout the semester
  • Non-credit
  • No tests or grades
  • Easy registration and low fees
  • Outstanding instructors

How to Register

  • On-line, using this page
  • In Person, at the Vada Sheid Community Development Center, 1600 S. College St., Mountain Home, AR 72653
  • Over the phone by calling 870-508-6105
  • By Mail, please mail checks to:
    ASUMH
    Department of Community Education
    1600 S. College St.
    Mountain Home, AR 72653
    Please indicate which class you would like and list your phone number

Visa, MasterCard and Discover are all accepted forms of credit/debit cards. If paying with cash, please have exact amount. All checks must be made payable to ASUMH.

Please check this page often for class additions and updates.

Course Proposal

The Community Education Office of Arkansas State University - Mountain Home welcomes ideas for classes of interest to the local community. If you have a suggestion for a community education class that you would like to teach, please complete the Community Education Course Proposal form and submit a short course description, a personal bio, a sample presentation and sample handouts for review. Please contact Deb Peterson at dpeterson@asumh.edu or 870.508.6105 for more information.

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Classes

Beginning Fly Fishing

Description:
Instructors John Berry and Lori Sloas - a local husband/wife team of professional guides with over twenty-five years of experience in guiding and fly fishing instruction. Structured for the beginner or novice angler, the class is designed to develop confidence on stream and covers all of the basic skills necessary for success. Learn basic fly casting, equipment selection, water safety, reading the water, stream entomology, fly selection, knot tying and fishing techniques. This class will be held October 11 & 18, October 25 & November 1st.
Dates:
Thu October 11 - Thu November 1
Times:
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location:
Dryer Hall, D102
Cost:
$80.00

How to Be a REAL Success: A John Maxwell Program

Description:
Learn how you can be a REAL success in life by building Relationships, Equipping others, managing your own Attitude, and Leading from the heart. Dr. Anne Mace, certified John Maxwell Team member, teaches this four-part class on Monday evenings. Cost: $20, includes a participant workbook. Four one-hour sessions, 6-7 p.m. Mondays, October 22 and 29 November 5 and 12 In the Ozark Regional Arts Council conference room on the second floor at The Sheid.
Dates:
Mon October 22 - Mon November 12
Times:
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location:
Ozark Regional Arts Council Conference Room at The Sheid
Cost:
$20.00

Oils of Ancient Scripture October 25

Description:
Essential oils have been used across the globe for a millennia. Join Amber Williamson for a relaxing evening discovering how oils were used in ancient times and how they are still being used today to promote health and wellness.
Dates:
Thu October 25
Times:
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Location:
Ozark Regional Arts Council Conference Room at The Sheid
Cost:
$15.00

Fall in Love with Essential Oils - Wellness Workshop

Description:
Enjoy an evening with Amber Williamson, learning how you can take steps towards wellness with essential oils and toxin-free living.
Dates:
Tue November 13
Times:
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Location:
Ozark Regional Arts Council Conference Room at The Sheid
Cost:
$15.00

ACT Prep

Description:
Be prepared to do your very best on the ACT Test. Doing well on the ACT creates scholarship opportunities and increases the likelihood of admittance to the college of your choice. Become familiar with the test structure, learn test-taking tips, and take a practice test. Students should bring #2 pencils, a TI-80 calculator, and a 3-ring binder. We'll take a 30-minute lunch break. Saturday, November 17 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. with a 30-minute lunch Cost: $40
Dates:
Sat November 17
Times:
9:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Location:
Ozark Regional Arts Council conference room on the second floor of The Sheid on the ASUMH campus
Cost:
$40.00

A Journey Into Drawing Nature

Description:
We learn to see nature through light, shadow, and basic shapes. Learn how to draw what you see in nature through a series of exercises: controlling your pencil, evaluating the direction of light, shading and shadowing, and contour drawing. This is a hands-on class taught by artist Jeanne Louise Chauffe. Sketchbook and pencils are provided. Single Session, Three-Hour Class December 6 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. • $50 In the Ozark Regional Arts Council conference room on the second floor at The Sheid. Sign up on the Services tab at asumh.edu: https://asumh.edu/services/community-education
Dates:
Thu December 6
Times:
9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Location:
Ozark Regional Arts Council Conference Room, second floor at The Sheid
Cost:
$50.00

Oils of Ancient Scripture December 11

Description:
Essential oils have been used across the globe for a millennia. Join Amber Williamson for a relaxing evening discovering how oils were used in ancient times and how they are still being used today to promote health and wellness.
Dates:
Tue December 11
Times:
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Location:
Ozark Regional Arts Council Conference Room at The Sheid
Cost:
$15.00

A Journey Into Drawing Nature

Description:
We learn to see nature through light, shadow, and basic shapes. Learn how to draw what you see in nature through a series of exercises: controlling your pencil, evaluating the direction of light, shading and shadowing, and contour drawing. This is a hands-on class taught by artist Jeanne Louise Chauffe. Sketchbook and pencils are provided. Single Session, Three-Hour Class December 13 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. • $50 In the Ozark Regional Arts Council conference room on the second floor at The Sheid. Sign up on the Services tab at asumh.edu: https://asumh.edu/services/community-education
Dates:
Thu December 13
Times:
9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Location:
Ozark Regional Arts Council Conference Room, second floor at The Sheid
Cost:
$50.00

Introduction to Fly Tying - Flies for the White River System

Description:
Introduction to Fly Tying - Flies for the White River System We live in fly fishing country! Have you ever watched someone tie a fly and wanted to try it yourself? Now you can learn how to tie two basic flies used on the White River, taught by a team of experts from North Arkansas Fly Fishers, lead by Tom Emerick. The four-week class will be taught by a different member each week, assisted by mentors for one-on-one help. All teachers are active, seasoned fly fishermen/women with a love of the sport and a desire to teach others. You’ll learn about fly tying tools, materials, and patterns, practice tying your own flies, and receive written instructions for each fly you learn to tie. You’ll also receive lots of fly tying tips from the experts! All tools and materials are provided by North Arkansas Fly Fishers. The $20 fee includes a one-year membership to NAFF. The class limited to 12 students, and meets for four weeks: Mondays in January: 7, 14, 21, and 28, 6-8 p.m. in the Ozark Regional Arts Council Conference Room at The Sheid. Sign up on the Services tab at asumh.edu: https://asumh.edu/services/community-education
Dates:
Mon January 7 - Mon January 28
Times:
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location:
Ozark Regional Arts Council Conference Room - second floor at The Sheid
Cost:
$20.00

A Journey Into Drawing Nature

Description:
We learn to see nature through light, shadow, and basic shapes. Learn how to draw what you see in nature through a series of exercises: controlling your pencil, evaluating the direction of light, shading and shadowing, and contour drawing. This is a hands-on class taught by artist Jeanne Louise Chauffe. Sketchbook and pencils are provided. Single Session, Three-Hour Class January 24 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. • $50 In the Ozark Regional Arts Council conference room on the second floor at The Sheid. Sign up on the Services tab at asumh.edu: https://asumh.edu/services/community-education
Dates:
Thu January 24
Times:
9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Location:
Ozark Regional Arts Council Conference Room, second floor at The Sheid
Cost:
$50.00

ACT Prep

Description:
Be prepared to do your very best on the ACT Test. Doing well on the ACT creates scholarship opportunities and increases the likelihood of admittance to the college of your choice. Become familiar with the test structure, learn test-taking tips, and take a practice test. Students should bring #2 pencils, a TI-80 calculator, and a 3-ring binder. We'll take a 30-minute lunch break. Saturday, January 26 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. with a 30-minute lunch Cost: $40
Dates:
Sat January 26
Times:
9:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Location:
Ozark Regional Arts Council Conference Room, second floor at The Sheid
Cost:
$40.00

A Journey Into Drawing Nature

Description:
We learn to see nature through light, shadow, and basic shapes. Learn how to draw what you see in nature through a series of exercises: controlling your pencil, evaluating the direction of light, shading and shadowing, and contour drawing. This is a hands-on class taught by artist Jeanne Louise Chauffe. Sketchbook and pencils are provided. Single Session, Three-Hour Class January 31 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. • $50 In the Ozark Regional Arts Council conference room on the second floor at The Sheid. Sign up on the Services tab at asumh.edu: https://asumh.edu/services/community-education
Dates:
Thu January 31
Times:
9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Location:
Ozark Regional Arts Council Conference Room, second floor at The Sheid
Cost:
$50.00

 

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