March 26, 2019

Kish Community Education offering fun classes in April

Fun classes are being offered through the Kishwaukee College’s Community Education this April.

Introduction to Genealogy: April 2 and April 4, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm in room A1221
This introductory course for the novice genealogist will teach you how to start a free family tree using multiple online resources. $39.

Spring Essential Oils: April 3, 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm at Allergy, Aches & Pains in Sycamore
Join Dr. Teresa Melton, D.C. and owner of Allergy, Aches & Pains Chiropractic & Acupuncture Center, Ltd. to learn about essential oils to help you through the spring. $35.

Spring Fling Garden Container: April 6, 11:00 am – 12:30 pm in the KC Greenhouse
Choose from a variety of plants to create a unique and spectacular outdoor display to take home. Cost includes cloth container and plants. $45.

Egg-delicious!: April 7, 11:00 am – 1:00 pm at Hy-Vee in Sycamore
Join Chef Rudy Galindo to learn how to create egg meals that go beyond breakfast. Cost includes food and sparkling wine tasting. Must be 21 or older. $30.

Grisaille to Watercolor Workshop: April 8, 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm in room B1426
Learn to paint in shades of gray to imitate sculpture. Introduction to color theory, value, shading wet-on-wet, wet-on-dry, and dry brush techniques will be taught. $54.

Drones 101, Beginner Class: April 9, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm in room A1267
If you are thinking about getting a drone or already have one and are not sure what to do with it, this course is for you. $15.

Drones 102, Advanced Class: April 11, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm in room A1267
So you bought an expensive drone and you aren’t sure what to do with it. This course will cover weather conditions, the differences between a hobbyist and professional drone pilot, and FAA rules. $15.

You Can Uku-Ukulele: April 13, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm in room B1272
Join our hands-on, action-packed class and receive immediate, get-to-know-it, get-to-do-it instruction in ukulele! $35 or $90 with instrument purchase.

Wilderness Survival, Level 1: April 27, 8:00 am – 12:00 pm at Afton Forest Preserve
Participants will learn how to start a fire, build survival tarp shelters, pack a survival backpack, and purify water. $59.

To register or to find out more about each class, visit

For more information on Community Education programming, please contact Melissa Gallagher at or call 815-825-9466.