Berkshire Community College Offers More Fall Workshops in South County

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GREAT BARRINGTON, Mass. — Berkshire Community College's South County Center is rounding out its fall noncredit workshop series with a variety of programs, including social media, Photoshop, food and wine, smartphones, swimming and ServSafe recertification.

Back by popular demand, "Social Media and Your Lifestyle" is slated for Monday and Wednesday, Nov. 13 and 15, from 1 to 3 p.m. Amy Chin, software consultant, will lead this workshop. Cost is $40.

Graphic designer Jane McWhorter is scheduled to teach "Intermediate Adobe Photoshop" on Tuesday afternoons, beginning Nov. 15 through Nov. 28, from 1 to 3 p.m. and Dec. 5 from 1 to 3 p.m. Cost of this nine-hour workshop is $155.

"Advanced Beginning Swimming" is offered in partnership with Berkshire South Regional Community Center, Crissey Road, Great Barrington, on Wednesdays from Nov. 15 through Dec. 20 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Cost is $65. Membership at BSRCC is not required to attend.

Joe Smegal, sommelier from Cellarbrations Wine, Beer & Spirits will offer two workshops: "Say Cheese!" on Thursday, Nov. 9, from 6 to 8 p.m. at a cost of $35. "Food and Wine" is slated for Thursday, Dec. 7, also from 6 to 8 p.m. Cost is $45. Both workshops are held at Cellarbrations at the Big Y Shopping Center, 700 Main St., Great Barrington.

"ServSafe Recertification" is planned for Tuesday, Nov. 28, and will be repeated on Monday, Dec. 18. The time is 1 to 5 p.m. at a cost of $130 per session, including book, instruction, exam and certification. Participants may take the exam only at a cost of $85.

With the holidays forth coming, consider giving the gift of learning. Gift certificates for any of BCC’s noncredit workshops are available upon request. For more information and online registration, call 413-528-4521 or visit the website. BCC's South County Center is located at 343 Main St.


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