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Featured Course

Posted: 8:43 AM 8/5/2022
Additional information about a course being offered this fall semester.

Fall Schedule Posted

Posted: 12:28 AM 2022-08-01
The class schedule for the upcoming fall semester has been posted! Click anywhere in this block to go to the new topical index page. We have added this page to make it easier for you to find courses on the topics that interest you. Once on the index page, click any course title to see the details of its schedule and description.

You may also download the catalog by clicking Catalog in the menu bar at the top of the page.

Review the courses and get ready for the start of registration on August 17 at 9:00 AM. Classes will begin on September 6.

Open House

Posted: 5:36 AM 7/23/2022
Open House & Registration will be held on August 17, 9:00 AM until 12:00 PM, in Room 122 of the Business & Education Building, on campus (see Map & Parking on menu bar at top of page). Registration online and by mail will also begin at 9:00 AM that day. Early registrations are not processed until then.

Masks Optional

Posted: 11:42 AM 3/28/2022
As of March 28, 2022, wearing a mask in classrooms is optional, per revised guidance from USCA. Individual CLL instructors may request that you wear a mask and/or socially distance in their classrooms.

Member Benefits

Posted: 10:15 AM 2/25/2022
The $35 per semester fee brings you benefits in addition to permitting you to register and attend classes. Click here to go to the Member Benefits page to see them all.

Topical Index of Courses

We do not teach every course in our inventory every semester and we frequently develop new ones, so come back often.

Click the course name in the index below to go to full details about the course.

A membership fee of $35.00 per semester is required to take courses. Each course has an additional cost as shown in the details of the course description. The cost varies with the number of times that the class meets. Pre-registration is required for all courses; see registration information here.

Art

Intro to Art / Drawing

Dance

Introduction to Zumba Gold

Line Dancing

Ecology

A Dirty Little Secret: Soil Degradation and Reclamation

Discovering Hidden Biodiversity in the World Around Us: Reptiles and Amphibians

Government

Great Decisions

China's Population Control Policies and Consequences

History

Everything has a Past: Intellectual and Developmental Disability in the Modern World

America's Gilded Age

Cathedrals of Europe: The Sky's the Limit

World War II in Europe: The United States in the European Theater of Operations

African Americans and Hollywood

Row on Row: US Military Graves, Cemeteries, and Memorials

A Sketch of Ancient Rome: Its History and Society

History in Headstones: The Last Writes

Evolution of the Masters: The Creation and Rise of a Major Championship

Tetradrachms of the Ancient World

Murphy's Law at War: Four Battles That Went Awry

Law Enforcement

Forensic Science, Solving Crimes, Identifying Killers

Local

Politics, Pottery, and Moonshine: A Look at how Edgefield Evolved

The Personal Story of Martha Kitchings Seawright Ellison

Snakes of South Carolina

Climate Change and the Trends We've Seen Locally

The Thompson Family: Untold Stories from the Past (1830-1960)

The History of Horse Sports In Aiken

Founding Fathers: The Men Who Built Aiken

Music

Who's Afraid of Opera

The Exciting World of Music

Personal Safety

How to Fight Back Against Computer Scams

Home Security

Home Surveillance Systems

Facebook Security

Identity Theft and Personal Safety

Technology

Excel Basic

Pinterest

Computer Security and Privacy

Exploring Windows 10

Making the Most of Your Words

Introduction to Chromebooks

Using the iPhone/iPad Camera & Photo App

Apple Technology Discussion Group

Introduction to Digital Networks

Learning to Use Your Android Device

Google Picasa Photo Editing

Mac File Management (MacOS)

TV Streaming

Excel Advanced

Learning to Use your Apple Watch

Transitioning from PC to Mac Computers

Learning to Use your iPhone

Exploring Amazon Fire Tablets

Using iCloud with Your iPad/iPhone

Well Being

Falun Dafa Cultivation and Meditation

Exercise Is Medicine

Insulin Resistance, Modern Disease, and the Power of Exercise and Nutrition

Eater's Digest: The Care and Feeding of Your Microbiome

Introduction to Yoga Gold

Introduction to Tai Chi

Friendship as We Age

Writing

Story Cycle versus Composite Anthology: Lesser Mountains and Magic, Mystery, Madness: Electric Ekphrastics