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Cook County Community Education classes & events

Tue, 05/26/2015 (All day) - Tue, 06/30/2015 (All day)

Cook County Community Education hosts a variety of classes and events for youth and adults.

ASHI Certification for the Lay Responder (American Safety and Health Institute):  Wednesday, May 26, 5-9 pm.

American Red Cross Lifeguard Certification:  May 29-31.

Volleyball Camp for Grades 4 – 6:  Tuesday – Thursday, June 2-4, 12:30-3pm.  Instruction will be given on passing, hitting and serving. Daily drill sessions and scrimmage games in the MS/HS Gym.
Summer Basketball Camp for all Girls grades 4 – 6:  Wednesdays, June 3, 10, 17, 24, July 1, 8, 15, 22, & 29; 9 - 10:30 am. Girls will work on basketball fundamentals and drills with Coach Hana Senty. Scrimmages and games will occur when appropriate.
Basic Introduction to Sidearms for Women: Saturday, June 20, 9 am - 3 pm (break for lunch) at the Cook County Community Center. This is a 1 day class covering basics of firearms and firearm safety, with an emphasis on handguns. Classroom instruction in the morning is combined with an opportunity to shoot a few rounds in the afternoon. Firearms and ammo are provided. Participants are encouraged to bring eye and ear protection.

More class listings, information and registration are available from Community Education at 387-2000 ext. 616, by email, or on the website, The office is located in the YMCA. Office hours are 7:30 am to 4 pm Monday-Thursday.