Community Education

English 1—Beginning English Classes

Date
Jan. 10
Location
Learning Resource Center, 3550 Mills Civic Parkway, West Des Moines
Event For
English Language Learners
Cost
Free
Organization
WDMCS Community Education
Contact
Karen Crosby
Phone
515-633-5009
Information
Free English classes for beginners who know little to no English. Registration and regular attendance is required. For more information call Karen Crosby, Adult ELL Teacher at 515-633-5009.

“Between the World and Me” Book Club and Discussion

Date
Jan. 18 - 5:30 pm
Location
Learning Resource Center, 3550 Mills Civic Parkway, West Des Moines
Event For
Teenagers, Adults
Organization
WDMCS Community Education
Contact
Jeanna Bauer
Phone
515-633-5001
Information
WDMCS Community Education invites you to join us for our next book discussion and presentation. We will discuss “Between the World and Me,” a series of essays by Ta-Nehisi Coates written as a letter to his son, at 5:30 p.m. Bo James, founder and executive director of Hip-Hope Inc., will present to the book club at 6:30 p.m.

Raising Healthy White Kids: A Conversation for All of Us

Date
Jan. 30 - 7:00 pm
Location
Learning Resource Center, 3550 Mills Civic Parkway, West Des Moines
Event For
Public
Organization
WDMCS Community Education
Contact
Jeanna Bauer
Phone
515-633-5001
Information
Join us as WDMCS Community Education hosts Dr. Jennifer Harvey to speak about her soon-to-be-released book, “Raising White Kids: Bringing Up Children in a Racially Unjust America.”