Fitness Classes

Community Education at Southwestern

Spring term classes begin March 31
( For a full list of Community Ed classes see the class schedule on page 9) 

Become your own captain! Discover the freedom of sailing with veteran sailor Tom Mills. During this 4 week course you will become familiar with sailing vessels while you learn boat handling, rigging, docking, and safety practices. What a great way to meet new people and experience the freedom of the open water! Class meets four Wednesdays and two Saturdays.
Location: Recreation Center 105
Dates: May 21-June 11, Saturdays Coos Bay Yacht Club on Tenmile Lake (Dates to be announced)
Time: 7:00 to 9:00 pm Cost: $75

Enjoy the great outdoors while learning fly fishing techniques, equipment and local fish biology and habitat. Bring rods and reels if you have them; equipment will be provided if you don’t. Classes will be 45 minutes of lecture and 45 minutes of casting from the Empire Lake dock. Open to men, women, and children over age 12. Class size is limited to 20 participants.
Location: Lakeview G
Dates: April 1-April 17
Days: Tue, Thu Time: 6:00pm-7:30pm
Instructor: Diane O’ Bryan Cost: $20.00

Learn the art of Fly Tying in this one day, hands on workshop. Focus will be on flies used in our coastal area including lakes, rivers and bay. Bring any fly tying equipment you may have, but equipment will also be supplied. Class limited to 20 participants.
Location: Stensland 201 Date: April 26
Days: Saturday Time: 9:00am-3:00pm
Instructor: Diane O’ Bryan Cost: 20

Dana Rieck teaches the SWOCC stained glass class in a studio format, where everyone works independently, at their on pace, on a work of their choosing. Most students work using the copper foil technique, but advanced students also use lead came.  It’s a fun, low-stress atmosphere!
Location: Eden 7 Cost: $125
Day: Thu Time: 6:00pm-9:00pm

This one-credit course is tailored to meet the needs of the health-care professional who has limited or no experience speaking Spanish and wishes to communicate with Spanish speaking patients and clients.
Location: Sitkum 9 Cost: $137 (audit price $94.50)
Day: Thu Time: 6:00pm-8:00pm








Contact Info

Karen Helland-Domine, MA
Dean of Extended Learning
Phone: 541.888.7212

Brenda Rogers
Assistant to Dean of
Extended Learning
Community & Workforce Education
Phone:  541.888.7328
FAX: 541.888.1590
Office Location:
Dellwood 16

Office Hours

Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.