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Tai Chi for Beginners

April 2, 2018 thru April 2, 2018 @ Building on Baldwin
Time: 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Delivered by: Martinsville Family YMCA
Instructor: Bill Moorefield
Tai chi is an ancient Chinese form of meditation that consists of slow movements to allow complete relaxation. You will learn to focus on concentration, willpower, flexibility, muscle strength, and balance.

 

(Session #2 on April 16)

 

[Part of the NCI Learning Is ForEver program, made possible by Barbara Matthews]


Longwood - MATH 310 - Probability, Statistics & Programming

April 2, 2018 thru April 2, 2018
Time: 5:15 PM - 8:00 PM

MATH 310 - Probability, Statistics & Programming


Longwood - EDUC 423 Elementary Literacy Methods

April 2, 2018 thru April 2, 2018
Time: 5:15 PM - 8:00 PM

Longwood - EDUC 423

Elementary Literacy Methods


Longwood - SOWK 325 Human Diversity: Populations at Risk

April 2, 2018 thru April 2, 2018
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:45 PM

Longwood - SOWK 325

Human Diversity: Populations at Risk


Longwood - EDUC 433 Elementary Math, Social, Science Methods

April 3, 2018 thru April 3, 2018
Time: 5:15 PM - 8:00 PM

Longwood - EDUC 433

Elementary Math, Social, Science Methods


Longwood - ENGL 400 Active Citizenship: An Advanced Writing Seminar

April 3, 2018 thru April 3, 2018
Time: 5:15 PM - 8:00 PM

Longwood - ENGL 400 Active Citizenship: An Advanced Writing Seminar


Longwood - SOWK 302 Human Behavior in the Social Environment

April 3, 2018 thru April 3, 2018
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:45 PM

Longwood - SOWK 302

Human Behavior in the Social Environment


Longwood - EDUC 487 Classroom Management & Systems Issues

April 4, 2018 thru April 4, 2018
Time: 5:15 PM - 8:00 PM

Longwood - EDUC 487

Classroom Management & Systems Issues


Longwood - SOWK 330 Methods: Practice I - Individuals & Families

April 4, 2018 thru April 4, 2018
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:45 PM

Longwood - SOWK 330

Methods: Practice I - Individuals & Families


James Madison University Open House

April 5, 2018 thru April 5, 2018 @ Building on Baldwin
Time: 3:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Meet with representatives from James Madison University, learn how to enroll, and hear about new programs offered at New College Institute.


Longwood - ENGL 483 Writing: Theory & Practice for the Elementary Classroom

April 5, 2018 thru April 5, 2018
Time: 5:15 PM - 8:00 PM

Longwood - ENGL 483

Writing: Theory & Practice for the Elementary Classroom


Longwood - SOWK 305 Social Work with Older Americans

April 5, 2018 thru April 5, 2018
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:45 PM

Longwood - SOWK 305

Social Work with Older Americans


Entomology: What is it and Why is it Important?

April 5, 2018 thru April 5, 2018 @ Virginia Museum of Natural History
Time: 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Presented by Dr. Kal Ivanov, Ph.D., Assistant Curator of Invertebrate Zoology at the Virginia Museum of Natural History
Insects are everywhere, doing almost everything.  They are not only the world’s most abundant and successful group of organisms, but they also provide direct benefits to our society. In his presentation on entomology (the study of insects), Dr. Ivanov will address questions such as what are insects and what are their closest relatives?   Why are most insects small?  Why are insects so successful and - most importantly - why should we care? 


Longwood - MATH 310 - Probability, Statistics & Programming

April 9, 2018 thru April 9, 2018
Time: 5:15 PM - 8:00 PM

MATH 310 - Probability, Statistics & Programming


Longwood - EDUC 423 Elementary Literacy Methods

April 9, 2018 thru April 9, 2018
Time: 5:15 PM - 8:00 PM

Longwood - EDUC 423

Elementary Literacy Methods


Longwood - SOWK 325 Human Diversity: Populations at Risk

April 9, 2018 thru April 9, 2018
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:45 PM

Longwood - SOWK 325

Human Diversity: Populations at Risk


Longwood - EDUC 433 Elementary Math, Social, Science Methods

April 10, 2018 thru April 10, 2018
Time: 5:15 PM - 8:00 PM

Longwood - EDUC 433

Elementary Math, Social, Science Methods


Longwood - SOWK 302 Human Behavior in the Social Environment

April 10, 2018 thru April 10, 2018
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:45 PM

Longwood - SOWK 302

Human Behavior in the Social Environment


Estate Planning: 5 @ 55

April 11, 2018 thru April 11, 2018 @ Building on Baldwin
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Delivered by: Robert W. Haley - 
The Estate & Elder Law Center of Southside Virginia

Estate planning means much more than just preparing a last will & testament or tax planning for the disposition of your assets upon your death. This important and informative seminar goes over the basics that everyone should consider to protect themselves and their family for the future.


Longwood - SOWK 330 Methods: Practice I - Individuals & Families

April 11, 2018 thru April 11, 2018
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:45 PM

Longwood - SOWK 330

Methods: Practice I - Individuals & Families


Radford University Substance Abuse & Treatment Professional Development

April 12, 2018 thru April 12, 2018 @ Building on Baldwin
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Substance Abuse and Addiction - Current Issues and Treatment

CEUs available!

 

Radford University's Dr. Keith Davis will offer a professional development opportunity on the topic of Substance Abuse and Addiction: Current Issues and Treatment

 

This session is intended to provide an overview of the current issues, approaches, and clinical practices for the effective treatment of substance abuse and addictive disorders.  

 

Speakers:
Alan Forrest, Ed.D., LPC, LMFT, Professor and Chair, Department of Counselor Education
Keith M. Davis, Ph.D. NCC, Department of Counselor Education


Radford University Information Session

April 12, 2018 thru April 12, 2018 @ Building on Baldwin
Time: 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Information session about the Counselor Education program.

 

Interest meeting for prospective students of a masters degree seeking program in counseling with a 

focus on responding to addiction to be offered through New College Institute


Longwood - SOWK 305 Social Work with Older Americans

April 12, 2018 thru April 12, 2018
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:45 PM

Longwood - SOWK 305

Social Work with Older Americans


Places In Virginia

April 12, 2018 thru April 12, 2018 @ Virginia Museum of Natural History
Time: 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Presented by Dr. Kal Ivanov, Ph.D., Assistant Curator of Invertebrate Zoology at the Virginia Museum of Natural History

Part of the 2nd Thursday Science Talk series, to include a tour of labs and collections 

Dr. Ivanov’s presentation will focus on Virginia’s unique pine barren areas as seen through the eyes of a myrmecologist - an expert in the study of ants. The lecture will be followed by a trip to VMNH’s invertebrate collections.


Third Annual Early Childhood Conference

April 14, 2018 thru April 14, 2018
Time: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Smart Beginnings MHC and Longwood University will hold the third annual Early Childhood Conference on Saturday, April 14, 2018 from 8:00 am - 4:00 pm.

Smart Beginnings, an early childhood coalition led by the United Way of HC-M, works to build a strong early childhood infrastructure to provide comprehensive service delivery and support to families, child care providers, partners, and the community.

This event is open to all local child care providers, but registration is required.

To register, call Smart Beginning's Early Childhood Coordinator, Ruth Anne Collins at 276-403-5528.


JMU Cyber Security Camp

April 14, 2018 thru April 14, 2018
Time: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Cyber Security Camp offered through James Madison University


Tai Chi for Beginners

April 16, 2018 thru April 16, 2018 @ Building on Baldwin
Time: 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Delivered by: Martinsville Family YMCA
Instructor: Bill Moorefield

Tai chi is an ancient Chinese form of meditation that consists of slow movements to allow complete relaxation. You will learn to focus on concentration, will power, flexibility, muscle strength, and balance. 

 

 

[Part of the NCI Learning Is ForEver program, made possible by Barbara Matthews]


Longwood - MATH 310 - Probability, Statistics & Programming

April 16, 2018 thru April 16, 2018
Time: 5:15 PM - 8:00 PM

MATH 310 - Probability, Statistics & Programming


Longwood - EDUC 423 Elementary Literacy Methods

April 16, 2018 thru April 16, 2018
Time: 5:15 PM - 8:00 PM

Longwood - EDUC 423

Elementary Literacy Methods


Longwood - SOWK 325 Human Diversity: Populations at Risk

April 16, 2018 thru April 16, 2018
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:45 PM

Longwood - SOWK 325

Human Diversity: Populations at Risk


Longwood - EDUC 433 Elementary Math, Social, Science Methods

April 17, 2018 thru April 17, 2018
Time: 5:15 PM - 8:00 PM

Longwood - EDUC 433

Elementary Math, Social, Science Methods


Longwood - ENGL 400 Active Citizenship: An Advanced Writing Seminar

April 17, 2018 thru April 17, 2018
Time: 5:15 PM - 8:00 PM

Longwood - ENGL 400 Active Citizenship: An Advanced Writing Seminar


Longwood - SOWK 302 Human Behavior in the Social Environment

April 17, 2018 thru April 17, 2018
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:45 PM

Longwood - SOWK 302

Human Behavior in the Social Environment


Longwood - EDUC 487 Classroom Management & Systems Issues

April 18, 2018 thru April 18, 2018
Time: 5:15 PM - 8:00 PM

Longwood - EDUC 487

Classroom Management & Systems Issues


Longwood - SOWK 330 Methods: Practice I - Individuals & Families

April 18, 2018 thru April 18, 2018
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:45 PM

Longwood - SOWK 330

Methods: Practice I - Individuals & Families


Q & A with a Pharmacist

April 19, 2018 @ Building on Baldwin
Time: 12:00 PM

Delivered by: SOVAH Health
The fine print and interactions of medicines can be confusing.This Q&A session is the perfect opportunity to learn more about the medications we take and other advice from a local pharmacist.

 

[Part of the NCI Learning Is ForEver program}


Longwood - SOWK 305 Social Work with Older Americans

April 19, 2018
Time: 6:00 PM

Longwood - SOWK 305

Social Work with Older Americans


The Intrigue of Ants: How and Why do we Study Ants?

April 19, 2018 thru April 19, 2018 @ Virginia Museum of Natural History
Time: 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Presented by Dr. Kal Ivanov, Ph.D., Assistant Curator of Invertebrate Zoology at the Virginia Museum of Natural History

Ants are often seen as pests not to be tolerated in our habitation, but these tiny creatures are more than just a nuisance.  They represent a vital part of many terrestrial environments, with important contributions to proper ecosystem functioning. In his talk, Dr. Ivanov will focus on some of the intriguing aspects of ants’ everyday life, from serving as living storage containers to waging wars for resources.


REVIVE Training

April 19, 2018 thru April 19, 2018
Time: 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

 

REVIVE! Opioid Overdose and Naloxone Education for Virginia

Are you:

  • Interested in learning how to save lives?
  • Currently using opioids such as heroin or prescription pain medications?
  • Abstinent from opioid use, but have used in the past?
  • A friend or family member of someone who currently uses opioids?
  • Working in a setting where opioid overdoses occur?

If so, then consider attending a REVIVE! Lay Rescuer Training.

Held every 3rd Thursday of each month.

Trainings are free of charge, and include a free kit with supplies as well as information about how and where to obtain naloxone.

Pre-registration is required.

Contact:

Ann Gibson, Piedmont Community Services

Phone 276-352-8025 or email agibson@piedmontcsb.org


Food for Thought: A Talk with Best-Selling Author & Pediatric Endocrinologist, Robert Lustig, MD

April 20, 2018 thru April 20, 2018 @ Building on Baldwin
Time: 7:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Join us to learn more about

  • Sugar, Metabolic Syndrome and Cancer
  • What is Metabolic Syndrome and Why are Children Getting It?
  • The Three Myths of the Food Industry

Longwood - MATH 310 - Probability, Statistics & Programming

April 23, 2018 thru April 23, 2018
Time: 5:15 PM - 8:00 PM

MATH 310 - Probability, Statistics & Programming


Longwood - EDUC 423 Elementary Literacy Methods

April 23, 2018 thru April 23, 2018
Time: 5:15 PM - 8:00 PM

Longwood - EDUC 423

Elementary Literacy Methods


Longwood - SOWK 325 Human Diversity: Populations at Risk

April 23, 2018 thru April 23, 2018
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:45 PM

Longwood - SOWK 325

Human Diversity: Populations at Risk


Longwood - EDUC 433 Elementary Math, Social, Science Methods

April 24, 2018 thru April 24, 2018
Time: 5:15 PM - 8:00 PM

Longwood - EDUC 433

Elementary Math, Social, Science Methods


Longwood - ENGL 400 Active Citizenship: An Advanced Writing Seminar

April 24, 2018 thru April 24, 2018
Time: 5:15 PM - 8:00 PM

Longwood - ENGL 400 Active Citizenship: An Advanced Writing Seminar


Longwood - SOWK 302 Human Behavior in the Social Environment

April 24, 2018 thru April 24, 2018
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:45 PM

Longwood - SOWK 302

Human Behavior in the Social Environment


Longwood - SOWK 492 Senior Field Instruction Internship

April 25, 2018 thru April 25, 2018
Time: 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Longwood - SOWK 492

Senior Field Instruction Internship


Longwood - SOWK 330 Methods: Practice I - Individuals & Families

April 25, 2018 thru April 25, 2018
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:45 PM

Longwood - SOWK 330

Methods: Practice I - Individuals & Families


Forensic Entomology: The Use of Insects in Legal Cases

April 25, 2018 thru April 25, 2018 @ Virginia Museum of Natural History
Time: 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

**Rescheduled Date: April 25, 2018**

 

Presented by Dr. Joe Keiper, VMNH Executive Director and expert entomologist

Insects are often useful in cases of human death under mysterious or suspicious circumstances. Decomposition is insect-driven and investigators can use the growth rates of decomposers present to infer time of death. Dr. Keiper, who has assisted authorities on a variety of high-profile homicide cases, will cover how the insects are used and cover case studies where he has assisted law enforcement in cases of homicide and other circumstances.


Longwood - SOWK 305 Social Work with Older Americans

April 26, 2018
Time: 6:00 PM

Longwood - SOWK 305

Social Work with Older Americans


NCI Graduate Reception

April 26, 2018 thru April 26, 2018
Time: 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Graduate Reception for James Madison University and Longwood University Students at NCI - honoring all graduates from Winter 2017 and Spring 2018.


Longwood - SLIB 510 Collection Development

April 28, 2018 thru April 28, 2018
Time: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Longwood - SLIB 510

Collection Development


Longwood - MATH 310 - Probability, Statistics & Programming

April 30, 2018 thru April 30, 2018
Time: 5:15 PM - 8:00 PM

MATH 310 - Probability, Statistics & Programming


Longwood - EDUC 423 Elementary Literacy Methods

April 30, 2018 thru April 30, 2018
Time: 5:15 PM - 8:00 PM

Longwood - EDUC 423

Elementary Literacy Methods


Longwood - SOWK 325 Human Diversity: Populations at Risk

April 30, 2018 thru April 30, 2018
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:45 PM

Longwood - SOWK 325

Human Diversity: Populations at Risk