Black Hawk College Digest for September 30


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Posted Online: Sept. 29, 2012, 5:23 pm
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Examine ways to finance small business in BHC class

Small business owners can learn about the various sources for financing their projects by taking the Black Hawk College class "Financing Your Small Business."

The class will be from 9 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. Saturday at the Illinois workNet Center, 4703 16th St., Suite G, Moline. Cost is $50.

To register, call 309-796-5714.



Relax, reconnect with BHC one-night class


Treat yourself to an evening of relaxation with the Black Hawk College class, "Mindful Meditation and Stress Management."

Learn how practical application of meditation can enhance your living and reduce stress, producing a sense of inner calm or peace. Disconnect from the outside world and reconnect with yourself.

The class will be from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Oct. 9 at the college's Outreach Center in East Moline. Cost is $24.

To register, call 309-796-8223.

Get a basic understanding of quality with Quality 101



Discover fundamental quality principles and practices for success in an organization with the Black Hawk College course, "Quality 101."

This is a cost-effective, base-line quality training course. It can be used as an introduction of quality tools, a refresher training or general professional development. It also prepares individuals for the Certified Quality Improvement Associate (CQIA) certification exam.

The class will meet Wednesdays, Oct. 10 to Nov. 14, from 6-9 p.m. at the college's Quad-Cities Campus in Moline. The cost is $395, which includes all materials.

To register, call 309-796-8223.

Got a sedentary job? Get moving with new BHC class



Do you work long hours at a sedentary job with little time to relax and stretch?

Take the new BHC class, "Get Out of Your Seat and On Your Feet," and in one night learn stretches and relaxation methods that will help ease tension.

Choose from Thursday, Oct. 11 or Tuesday, Nov. 13 from 6-7 p.m. Both classes will be at the college's Outreach Center in East Moline. Cost is $12 per class.

To register, call 309-796-8223.



Class helps keep busy families organized


Got a busy family that needs one easy place to organize schedules and appointments?

Sign up for the "Help! Who? Where? When?" class at Black Hawk College and learn how to use a free online organizer that helps busy families keep organized.

The class will be from 8:30-11 a.m. Oct. 16 at the college's Outreach Center in East Moline. Cost is $28.

To register, call 309-796-8223.




















 



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  Today is Friday, Aug. 1, the 213th day of 2014. There are 152 days left in the year.

1864 — 150 years ago: A mad dog was shot in Davenport after biting several other canines and snapping at several children. The police should abate this nuisance — there are about 500 dogs in this city that ought to be killed at once.
1889 — 125 years ago: Track laying operations on 2nd Avenue, stopped by the Moline-Rock Island company last spring for lack of rail, have been resumed.
1914 — 100 years ago: Bulletins allowed to come through the strong continental censorship of all war news indicated that Germany was advancing with a dash against both Russia and France.
1939 — 75 years ago: Emil J Klein, of Rock Island, was elected commander of Rock Island Post 200, American Legion.
1964 — 50 years ago: Members of the Davenport police department and their families are being invited to the department's family picnic to be held Aug. 27 at the Mississippi Valley Fairgrounds.
1989 — 25 years ago: Beginning this fall, Black Hawk College will offer a continuing education course in horseback riding at the Wright Way Equestrian Center, Moline, located just east of the Deere Administration Center.




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