Plus 50 Lifelong Learning

2019 Plus 50 Expo

Thank you for making this year's event a success!


Plus 50 Sites and Programs

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In addition to courses offered at various Wake Tech campuses and sites, we offer programs at senior centers, community and recreation sites throughout Wake County:

 

Apex Community Center 919-249-3402 53 Hunter St, Apex, NC 27502
Cary Senior Center 919-469-4061 120 Maury Odell Pl, Cary, NC 27513
Cedar Fork Community Center 919-463-7100 1050 Town Hall Dr, Morrisville, NC 27560
Eastern Wake Senior Center 919-365-4248 323 Lake Drive Wendell, NC 27591 
Garner Senior Center 919-779-0122 205 E Garner Rd, Garner, NC 27529
Knightdale Recreation Center 919-217-2232 101 Lawson Ridge Rd. Knightdale, NC 27545
Northern Wake Senior Center 919-554-4111 235 E Holding Ave, Wake Forest, NC 27587


Become an Entrepreneur

You may have dreamed of starting a business or turning hobbies or volunteer work into a money-making operation. Wake Tech's Small Business Center and Entrepreneurship Initiatives programs have resources to help get you started. Talk with an SBC advisor (live and in person!) in a free, confidential session, any time questions arise.

Launch Your Business

Retired to Re-hired!

Going back into the workforce can be daunting: You may wonder about your tech skills or generation gaps in the workplace - or you may be seeing a challenge you haven't identified yet. Wake Tech's Career Transitions Forum is a great place to start. This unique, weekly series of lectures and networking activities brings professionals together to share ideas and experience in a supportive environment. 

Career Transitions Forum


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Acting Part 1CSP-4000IY21 available classes
Have you ever wondered how actors can laugh, cry, and rage at will? Sign up for this course and begin a journey that will change your life! You’ll explore the acting techniques developed by Sanford Meisner. Focus is on the partner, moment-to-moment life, impulses, and emotio...
Biophilic Environments and our Aging PopulationCSP-4000HX21 available classes
Biophilia is humankind’s innate biological connection with nature, and such an environment can reduce stress, enhance creativity, improve well-being and expedite healing. This course addresses the benefits of biophilic design, the different values, and elements associated wi...
Certificate in Aging Studies Part 1SEF-3001IX21 available classes
Gain a well-rounded understanding of issues regarding aging and learn how you can better serve older adults as they face various challenges in their lives. Aging studies, also called gerontology, is one of the fastest growing areas of study in the U.S. and is an expanding a...
Certificate in Aging Studies Part 2SEF-3001IY21 available classes
At a time when our nation's population is living longer and healthier lives, this new certificate was created to prepare individuals with vision to transform "old age" into “long life.” Part II will focus on coping with transitions, health care planning, accessing the aging...
Chakra YogaCSP-4000HE21 available classes
Chakras are channels of communication between the brain and the body. Explore the poses associated with the chakras, which correspond to the nerve plexuses along our spine. They allow the flow of life force energy, called prana or chi. For fun, wear the color associated with...
Computer Basics: Microsoft Windows 10SEF-3001IO21 available classes
Do you need to improve your computer skills? If you have little or no computer experience, this course is for you. Increase your computer knowledge by learning to use Microsoft Windows 10 to understand the basics for hardware, software, and computer accessories.
Grieve the Write WayCSP-4000IX21 available classes
Grief is as individual and unique an experience as we are individual and unique human beings. This class features guided writing exercises to allow those struggling with grief and loss of any kind to start the healing process – or to continue on a path toward healing.
Learning New Tricks: Seeking Employment as a Mature ProfessionalHRD-3006V23 available classes
Workers over 40 are a vital part of the workforce, and employers continue to hire them for the talent and experience. Get a better understanding of what today’s employers are looking for and how to be successful in finding employment. Find out which employers and industries...
The Ageless Home™: Ageless Living by DesignCSP-4000JC24 available classes
If you want to buy a home, build a home, or renovate, this course will empower you to create the perfect environment for ALL ages. America’s active housing population ranges from 24-78 years old. Ageless design and product placement will help you create an environment that c...
20 Century Art & Times ICSP-4000HP2
Explore the first 50 years of the 20th Century (1900-1949). This course will highlight major events of each year in culture, science, politics and the arts. Discover how events influence the arts and the arts influence events. Develop a better understanding of the early 20th...
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