Enrich Wyoming

Western Wyoming Community College welcomes you to participate in their new non-credit course program Enrich Wyoming – Cultivate your passion.    

Enrich Wyoming focuses on four categories: Business in partnership with the Sweetwater Economic Development Coalition, Recreation, Personal Development, and Senior Citizens These categories and courses were chosen to help fill a gap in community needs. Many of the new classes will work in tandem with the College’s credit programs.

PROGRAM CHANGES: Enrich Wyoming - Western's non-credit program will no longer be accepting Senior Waivers. All participants will be responsible to pay the full course fee.

These courses are tentative. Details and courses below may change. 

BUSINESS

Date: Tuesday, 02/21/23
Time: 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Location: RS, RM 3650B
Registration Fee: $25

Course #: NCBAD 509 R1

Instructor: Kara Beech

Course Description: This presentation will go over the basics of what your small or even big business needs to know about human resourcesWe will discuss important labor laws, the hiring process, record keeping, much needed policies and a review of what the pandemic has impacted in human resourcesThis will be valuable information for someone looking to start a business, expand a business or be a refresher for those who are current business owners. 

Date: Wednesday, 03/08/23
Time: 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Location: RS, RM 3650A
Registration Fee: $25

Course #: NCBAD 509 R1

Instructor: Kristy Kauppi

Course Description: Whether you are an entrepreneur or online business owner, thinking of starting a business or currently running a business, this is the right course for you! In this interactive workshop, students will touch on the advantages and disadvantages of forming an LLC, learn the process on how to protect themselves from personal liability, the need for legal counsel, and other important agreements and tax documentation needed. By the end of this course students should expect to walk away with actionable items needed to start up their very own LLC, as well as the necessary tools and resources in order to begin the process 

RECREATION

Date: 04/25/23 - 05/06/23
Time: 7:00pm - 8:30pm (Tue, Thur), 11:00am - 2:00pm (Sat)
Location: Young at Heart, Outdoor Patio
Registration Fee: $35

Course #: NCHOE 103 R1

Instructor: Ed Yenne

Course Description: This is an introductory course that teaches the basic fundamentals of Dutch oven cooking. Eating is just half the fun, students will also be choosing their own recipes and cooking to their own taste throughout this two-week interactive workshop. Students will be expected to bring supplies such as: Dutch oven and food needed for individual recipes.  

This class was created for those who love being in the outdoors, whether that means the mountains, at a state campground, or right in your own backyard.  

Students can expect to go over Dutch oven cooking dishes such as breads, cakes, pies, casseroles, meat dishes, etc. So be sure to bring your own campfire Dutch oven, as well as your appetite!  

*Please note this course will be held outside, so students should plan on dressing appropriately for the weather. 

 

Date: 05/09/23 - 05/20/23
Time: 7:00pm - 8:30pm (Tue, Thur), 11:00am - 2:00pm (Sat)
Location: Young At Heart, Outdoor Patio
Registration Fee: $35

Course #: 23/SU NCHOE 103 R1

Instructor: Ed Yenne

Course Description:
This is an introductory course that teaches the basic fundamentals of Dutch oven cooking. Eating is just half the fun, students will also be choosing their own recipes and cooking to their own taste throughout this two-week interactive workshop. Students will be expected to bring supplies such as: Dutch oven and food needed for individual recipes.  

This class was created for those who love being in the outdoors, whether that means the mountains, at a state campground, or right in your own backyard.  

Students can expect to go over dutch oven cooking dishes such as breads, cakes, pies, casseroles, meat dishes, etc. So be sure to bring your own campfire Dutch oven, as well as your appetite!  

*Please note this course will be held outside, so students should plan on dressing appropriately for the weather. 


Date: Wednesday, 05/10/23
Time: 3:00pm - 7:00pm
Location: GR FMC Park, Wilkin's Peak Trails
Registration Fee: $25

Course #: NCPEA 900 G2

Instructor: Jessica Evans

Course Description:
This hiking course is designed for individuals with an existing background in hiking and the hike is rated at an intermediate to more difficult level. Students can complete a total of two hikes offered in sessions #1 and then following this course can enroll in session #2, with the second one being slightly more difficult than the first. 

*Students can attend one session or the other, if unable to make it to both sessions. 

Both sessions will be on the Wilkins Peak Trails system, each around 3-4 hours each and hiking for about 5-7 miles. 

In addition, this is designed to be an interactive course while out on the trails and students will have the opportunity to learn about topics such as hiking safety, gear lists, and what to look for on treks.  

Over the ankle boots are recommended but be prepared with sturdy shoes, a minimum 64 oz of water (1/2 Gallon), suitable sized snack, sunscreen, bug spray, and a small backpack or hip pack. Dogs are welcome if they are harnessed and kept on a leash. Bring additional water and a bowl for them.  

Additional recommended items include, a brimmed hat for the sun, and a rain jacket, just in case. Trekking poles are also recommended and will be available to borrow through Western Wyoming Community College. 

*Please note this course is weather dependent. In the event that it cannot be held on the scheduled date of 05/10, a make-up date will be held on 05/11. 

 

Date: 05/24/23
Time: Wednesday, 3:00pm - 7:00pm
Location: GR FMC Park, Wilkin's Peak Trails
Registration Fee: $25

Course #: 23/SU NCPEA 900 G1

Instructor: Jessica Evans

Course Description: This hiking course is designed for individuals with an existing background in hiking and the hike is rated at an intermediate to more difficult level. Students who have/are enrolled in session #1 are encouraged to enroll in session #2, with this hike being slightly more difficult than the first. 

Both sessions will be on the Wilkins Peak Trails system, each around 3-4 hours each and hiking for about 5-7 miles. 

In addition, this is designed to be an interactive course while out on the trails and students will have the opportunity to learn about topics such as hiking safety, gear lists, and what to look for on treks.  

Over the ankle boots are recommended but be prepared with sturdy shoes, a minimum 64 oz of water (1/2 Gallon), suitable sized snack, sunscreen, bug spray, and a small backpack or hip pack. Dogs are welcome if they are harnessed and kept on a leash. Bring additional water and a bowl for them.  

Additional recommended items include, a brimmed hat for the sun, and a rain jacket, just in case. Trekking poles are also recommended and will be available to borrow through Western Wyoming Community College. 

*Please note this course is weather dependent. In the event that it cannot be held on the scheduled date of 05/24, a make-up date will be held on 05/25. 

Date: Saturday, 05/13/23
Time: 9:00am - 12:00pm
Location: GRC, RM 211 and Western's Trails
Registration Fee: $25

Course #: NCPEA 900 G1

Instructor: Sara Ferrell

Course Description: This hiking course is geared towards beginner to intermediate level hikers. Students should expect to spend a short time in the classroom going over hiking safety tips, how to deploy bear spray, hiking in different climates, and much more!  

Students will then head out on the trails behind the college for the remainder of class and should be prepared to spend 2+ hours outside and will be hiking for an estimated distance of up to 3 miles.  

It is recommended that students dress appropriately for the weather. Layers are an excellent choice for temperature regulation and if rain is in the forecast, bring a rain jacket. Students will need to be prepared with sturdy shoes, a water bottle or pouch with at least 1 liter of water (preferably more), a small snack for yourself, and a small backpack or hip pack for water and snack. Trekking poles are also recommended and will be available to borrow through Western Wyoming Community College. 

*Please note this course is weather dependent. In the event that it cannot be held on the scheduled date of 05/13, a make-up date will be held on 05/20. 

 

PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT

Date: Monday's, 01/30/23 - 04/03/23
Time: 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Location: GRC, GYM
Registration Fee: $30

Course #: NCTHE 204 G1

Instructor: Bradlee Skinner

Course Description: In Beginning Ballroom Dance, students should expect to learn beginning (Bronze) level patterns of International Ballroom Dance including Waltz, Quickstep, and Tango, and Latin dances of Rumba, Samba, and Cha Cha. Students will also be Introduced to correct rhythm, poise, footwork, foot positions, dance position, posture, and leading and following. Those signed up for the course will even get the opportunity in Week 1 of class to attend the dance performance of Dancing with the Green River Stars at Green River High School on January 30th! 

Please Note: Students must enroll with a partner. Individuals are encouraged to find a partner to register with.  

 

Date: Thursday's, 02/09/23 - 03/16/23
Time: 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Location: Via Zoom
Registration Fee: $35

Course #: NCART 103 RNT

Instructor: Haley Rawlings

Course Description: This course introduces individuals to the basics of watercolor. Students will learn with step-by-step instructions how to choose brushes, mix colors, and explore their own creative inspiration.  

Course Materials List:
*Students will need to provide their own supplies. Please choose one of each at a price point that is right for you. Watercolor does not have to be expensive! You are also welcome to use the materials you already have and like. 

-You will also need 2 water cups and some paper towels. 

Watercolor Brushes: 
Grace Art Water Color Brush Set WS12 by Grace Art 

https://www.amazon.com/Grace-Water-Color-Brush-WS12/dp/B01IQFDF98/ref=sr_1_5?crid=9WNZKPXK01FI&keywords=watercolor+brushes&qid=1641917086&sprefix=watercolor+brushes%2Caps%2C146&sr=8-5 

Transon Artist Watercolor Paint Brushes 7pack for Watercolor Acrylic Ink Gouache Tempera 

https://www.amazon.com/dp/B08J6R12RW/ref=sspa_dk_detail_2?psc=1&pd_rd_i=B08J6R12RW&pd_rd_w=dKRRp&pf_rd_p=887084a2-5c34-4113-a4f8-b7947847c308&pd_rd_wg=DQH77&pf_rd_r=MJ840FRW4DG1F4JFRZ6R&pd_rd_r=b02e7d6b-e2ca-422c-b0ae-b1edfc39492d&spLa=ZW5jcnlwdGVkUXVhbGlmaWVyPUExNDdDRDlLUUUwOTBHJmVuY3J5cHRlZElkPUEwMzYxNTQ5MjBaSkw0U0Q5Rk1EJmVuY3J5cHRlZEFkSWQ9QTA2NzkxMjVIV1I0UU02UENBOEwmd2lkZ2V0TmFtZT1zcF9kZXRhaWwmYWN0aW9uPWNsaWNrUmVkaXJlY3QmZG9Ob3RMb2dDbGljaz10cnVl 

ARTEGRIA Watercolor Brush Set - 10 Professional Watercolor Paint Brushes 

https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B08FBDKG5K/ref=ox_sc_act_title_1?smid=A4ZKZ9HF8Y2SQ&psc=1 

Watercolor paint: 

ARTEZA Watercolor Paint, Set of 12 Colors/Tubes 

https://www.amazon.com/Winsor-Newton-Cotman-Water-Colour/dp/B001S7K8X8/ref=sr_1_7_mod_primary_new?crid=WQUL91EA8A88&keywords=watercolor+paint+tubes&qid=1641917103&sbo=RZvfv%2F%2FHxDF%2BO5021pAnSA%3D%3D&sprefix=watercolor+paint+tubes%2Caps%2C106&sr=8-7 

ARTEZA Watercolor Paint, Set of 12 Colors/Tubes 

https://www.amazon.com/ARTEZA-Watercolor-Premium-Artist-Paints/dp/B077Y6M34T/ref=sr_1_23?crid=WQUL91EA8A88&keywords=watercolor+paint+tubes&qid=1641917103&sprefix=watercolor+paint+tubes%2Caps%2C106&sr=8-23 

48 Colors Watercolor Paint, Washable Watercolor Paint Set 

https://www.amazon.com/Upgraded-Watercolor-Washable-Non-toxic-Beginners/dp/B08BFV5N3M/ref=sr_1_5?crid=2Y18W6X5JXMY7&keywords=watercolor+paint&qid=1641917792&sprefix=watercolor+paint%2Caps%2C111&sr=8-5 

Paint Palette: 

Amazon Basics 20-Well Paint Tray Palettes 

https://www.amazon.com/Amazon-Basics-20-Well-Paint-Palettes/dp/B08S82BZRC/ref=sr_1_1_sspa?crid=1EUNDO98CTLXE&keywords=watercolor+paint+palette&qid=1641917829&sprefix=watercolor+paint+palette%2Caps%2C98&sr=8-1-spons&psc=1&spLa=ZW5jcnlwdGVkUXVhbGlmaWVyPUEyTEpRRTVCTkZXTzNWJmVuY3J5cHRlZElkPUEwOTA5OTg3MkxPQ1M5OUZHTk4xViZlbmNyeXB0ZWRBZElkPUEwNzA3MTQ3Mk9LVkpSMFNYQzhMViZ3aWRnZXROYW1lPXNwX2F0ZiZhY3Rpb249Y2xpY2tSZWRpcmVjdCZkb05vdExvZ0NsaWNrPXRydWU= 

Watercolor Palette Folding Paint Tray 

https://www.amazon.com/Shappy-Watercolor-Painting-Compartments-Thumbhole/dp/B075R7V9Z6/ref=sr_1_9?crid=1EUNDO98CTLXE&keywords=watercolor+paint+palette&qid=1641917829&sprefix=watercolor+paint+palette%2Caps%2C98&sr=8-9 

Watercolor Paper: 

Strathmore 400 Series Watercolor Block, Cold Press, 9"x12" Bound 

https://www.amazon.com/Strathmore-Watercolor-Block-Press-Sheets/dp/B004O7E678/ref=sr_1_74_sspa?crid=3S4F8MB08N07&keywords=watercolor%2Bpaper&qid=1641919187&s=home-garden&sprefix=watercolor%2Bpaper%2Cgarden%2C108&sr=1-74-spons&spLa=ZW5jcnlwdGVkUXVhbGlmaWVyPUFKQ0dMUUVRNTVQTDYmZW5jcnlwdGVkSWQ9QTAwMDUxOTMxWlM2N0M2RDBNOURUJmVuY3J5cHRlZEFkSWQ9QTA5NzUwNjMxSkpKT0FXTk9DVllNJndpZGdldE5hbWU9c3BfYXRmX25leHQmYWN0aW9uPWNsaWNrUmVkaXJlY3QmZG9Ob3RMb2dDbGljaz10cnVl&th=1 

Royal Langnickel 25-Sheet Watercolor Essentials Artist Paper Pad, 9-Inch by 12-Inch 

https://www.amazon.com/Langnickel-25-Sheet-Watercolor-Essentials-12-Inch/dp/B001CZQOY8/ref=sr_1_27_mod_primary_new?crid=3S4F8MB08N07&keywords=watercolor+paper&qid=1641919355&s=home-garden&sbo=RZvfv%2F%2FHxDF%2BO5021pAnSA%3D%3D&sprefix=watercolor+paper%2Cgarden%2C108&sr=1-27 

 

 

 

Date: Wednesday's, 02/22/23 - 03/29/23
Time: 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Location: GRC, RM 204
Registration Fee: $25

Course #: NCCMP 900 G1

Instructor: Jennifer Stone

Course Description: In this introductory course students will learn how to use their smartphones, tablets, laptops & desktop computers. Week by week students will go over the basics of each piece of technology.  

Students should expect hands-on experience and are encouraged to bring their own devices where they will learn skills such as how to use email platforms, upload and scan documents, scan QR codes, navigate the Internet, explore Google Docs, post content on social media sites, and much more. 

Please Note: If students are unable to provide their own laptops or other technology devices, arrangements may be made available to borrow through Western Wyoming Community College on an as needed basis. 

Date: Wednesday's, 05/03/23 - 05/17/23
Time: 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Location: RS Campus, RM 1003
Registration Fee: $35

Course #: 23/SU NCOTH 900 R1

Instructor: Michelle Schutten

Course Description: Join Western with a cultural tour to either Iceland or Japan! This supplemental course will prepare you for our amazing adventureIn this 3-session course, Michelle will prepare you for the tour: what to pack, currency exchange, tour director, transportation, accommodations, what to expect, FAQs, etc. In addition, you will learn about the destinations, culture and sites to better prepare you for the real thing. This course will be a great way to bond before our international travels. 

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