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Joyce K. Taylor
Phone: (540) 674-3600 Ext. 4245
Fax: (540) 674-3663
Edwards Hall 250

Kelly H. Kaiser
Phone: (540) 674-3600 Ext. 4301
Fax: (540) 674-3663
Edwards Hall 252
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For Immediate Release

NRCC announces fall community interest classes


New River Community College will offer several popular community interest classes beginning in September including Zumba fitness, cake decorating, concealed carry/handgun safety, and ballroom dance.

For more information or to register for courses, contact the NRCC Office of Workforce Development at 540-674-3600, ext. 4323.

Tuesdays and Thursdays, September 6 - November 27 (no class 9/13, 9/20 or 9/22)
6:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Location: New River Valley Fairgrounds, Dublin
Instructor: Charlene Kidder
Tuition: $50

This beginner/intermediate class features rhythms set to high-energy and international beats. Combine this with Zumba Toning sticks and you’ve got a high cardio, body-sculpting workout. The class is designed for anyone at any fitness level.

2 Continuing Education Units
Thursdays, September 13 - November 15
7:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Location: NRCC Dublin, Edwards Hall, Room 208
Instructor: Teresa Blankenbeckler
Tuition: $98

Conquer the art of cake decorating through instruction and hands-on experience. Develop the skills you need to create cakes and learn to make a variety of borders and flowers. Learn to do special techniques such as basket-weaving, lattice work, drop strings and figure piping. Participants will also create a character cake, cut-up cake, transfer cake and tiered cake. Supplies will need to be purchased.


LAWS 1100-C1 (Class # 64346) Tuesday and Thursday, September 18 and 20

LAWS 1100-C2 (Class # 64348) Tuesday and Thursday, November 13 and 15

6:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Location: NRCC Dublin, Edwards Hall, Room 208
Instructor: Joey Williams
Tuition: $60

The six hour lecture is required with optional range time held on the Saturday following the classes. The class is intended for persons who are applying for a handgun permit through the courts. Students will learn the nomenclature of revolvers and/or semi automatic handguns. They will also learn how to care for, maintain and properly store their handguns.

BALLROOM DANCE, LLRN 1101-C1 (Class 64435)
September 14 - November 16
7:00 – 10:00 p.m.
Location: NRCC Dublin, Student Lounge, Martin Hall

Instructors: Naomi King and Hugh Webb
Tuition: $44 per person (couples only)
Bring your partner and enjoy learning a dance that is accepted both socially and competitively around the world.
Beginner students will learn foxtrot, swing, and waltz. The intermediate students will learn cha cha, waltz and hustle.

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