Community Enrichment Classes


Discover. Learn. Grow.

CFCC Community Enrichment offers a variety of personal enrichment courses and workshops for lifelong learners of all ages, backgrounds, and interests. Rediscover your passion. Learn a language. Create art. Develop new skills. Cultivate healthy habits. Challenge yourself.

New classes are added throughout the year! For the most up-to-date listing of upcoming courses with detailed course descriptions, please check our online schedule. Or, print our Spring 2017 Catalogue of classes! Community Enrichment class listings begin on page 15. (But remember, the online schedule is the most up-to-date).

Even if a class is not currently being offered, we can add your name to our interest list. Please let us know your ideas and interests by completing our Suggestion Form.

Pre-registration and pre-payment required for all classes. Please register 1-2 business days prior to the start of your class. (For culinary classes, please register at least 3 business days prior to the start of class.) No unregistered students or guests may attend classes. Students must be 18 or over to register; in some cases students 16-17 may take classes with permission of a parent or guardian. Please call 910.362.7199 for more information.

To register online, visit our online schedule, and click the link listed under each course to register through Web Advisor. You will need the course code for your course, which is listed in the schedule or available on the flyers below.


Download flyers with detailed info for Spring 2017 classes below.

 Arts & Crafts

Ceramics I (hand-built) / Supply List Here

Ceramics II (wheel-thrown)

Equipment & clay provided; student must purchase additional supplies for the hand-built class. See supply list above.


 Bob Ross method painting Painting: Bob Ross Method  / Supply List HERE

Painting: Multimedia Studio / Supply List HERE

 melanie walter Pine Needle Crafts Series

All materials and supplies included.

  Quilting for Beginners

To reserve a sewing machine for a quilting class, call 910.362.7199.

  Sewing Machine Basics / Supply List Here

Sewing Simple Garments / Supply List Here

To reserve a sewing machine for a sewing class, call 910.362.7199.

  Woodturning Basics

Materials, tools and protective eyewear included. Please wear a shirt that covers or buttons to the neck.

 Boating & Marine

  Open Water Scuba

Equipment and book provided, but students will need to provide their own mask, fins, and snorkel. Please contact the instructor, Inman Campbell, at 910.465.1902 for more details.


  Small Boat Trailering, Launching & Recovery

Boat Handling & Seamanship Basics

Culinary Series

  Spring 2017 Culinary Series

Knife Skills 101 –
Roasting Techniques
Sauté Skills
Great Grilling
Classic Crepes
Chocolate Lava Cakes
BBQ Sauce Three Ways
Vegan Cooking

NOTE: Must register 3 business days prior to start of class.

Students must wear non-skid shoes and tie hair back. Students may be asked to bring supplies such as a chef’s knife, a vegetable peeler, or small ramekins to class. Please make staff aware of any food allergies or sensitivities before the registration deadline.


  Spring 2017 Explore Dance Series

Beginning Ballet
Beginning Modern Dance
Introduction to Hip-Hop
Introduction to Latin Social Dancing

Please wear comfortable clothes and shoes.

Home & Garden

  Auto Maintenance Overview

All tools and supplies included.

  Beekeeping Basics: From A to Bee

All supplies included. No book required.

  Conquer the Clutter: Home Organization
  Home Repair Basics

All tools and supplies included.

  Homegrown Food & Fun(ds)

No textbook required.

  Interior Decorating

Textbook suggested. Please call 910.362.7199 for more information.

  Plumbing for the Homeowner

All tools and supplies included.


  French for Beginners

No textbook required.

  Japanese for Beginners

No textbook required.

  Spanish for Beginners

Supplemental workbook required. Please contact 910.362.7199 for more information.


  Studio Orchestra


  Cell Phone Basics

Cell Phone Basics for Spanish Speakers

Classes for Android and iPhone Users!


Introduction to Computers for Senior Adults
  Etsy Stores: Tips and Techniques for a Successful Business
  Practical Video Production

All equipment and materials provided.


  Smarter Food Choices (Nutrition)
  Mindful Meditation

Mindfulness for Pain & Stress Management

Students should wear comfortable clothing.


  Yoga for Beginners

Yoga Over 50

Students should bring a yoga mat and water bottle, and wear comfortable clothing.


  “Yes, You Can Write!” Creative Writing Workshop

No textbook required.


Personal Enrichment Contact Information:

Community Enrichment Department
Phone: 910.362.7185