Plus 50 Lifelong Learning
Plus 50 Sites and Programs
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|
|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|
|Northern Wake Senior Center||919-554-4111||235 E Holding Ave, Wake Forest, NC 27587|
Example offsite courses include yoga, dance, Spanish, and scrapbooking. One must register at the specific senior center for these courses and to see the list of classes available.
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.
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.
Course Details & Registration Information
- learn to help those struggling with grief and loss to either kick start the healing process or continue along a path toward healing by both addressing and processing grief and loss through prompt, narrative and experiential guided writing.
- Sentence filler guided prompts
*7 separate prompts
*free writing on each prompt for 2 minutes
*sharing short paragraphs
- Using poetry adaptation with well-known poems
*group brainstorming word lists about before loss and after loss
*hand out poem and read aloud
*hand out poem with blanks within the body of the poem
*rewrite or adapt poem with own set of words (can refer to group brainstorm list to assist)
*sharing new adapted poem
- Narrative writing
*One shared starting guided prompt for group, story starter
*Several words spoken during writing period (10 words), one word each 1.5-minute time period while ongoing writing
- Letter writing and journaling
*Write a letter to your loss or write a journal entry about how you feel today about your loss
*sharing entry or letter
- Attendance 100%