Plus 50 Lifelong Learning
2019 Plus 50 Expo
Thank you for making this year's event a success!
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|
|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.
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%