Archive for February, 2013

Instant Piano for Hopelessly Busy People

DHaynesInstant Piano for Hopelessly Busy People will meet Monday, March 4, 6:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. The class will meet in the Music Room in the Sullins Administration Building on the Blytheville campus. The registration fee is $50 paid to ANC and a $25 materials fee for workbook and CD to be collected by the instructor, David Haynes.

Anyone wanting to learn the secrets and magical shortcuts of professional piano players would benefit from this class. In just one enjoyable evening, the student will learn all the chords that are needed to play any song, any style, and any key. If you can find middle C and know the meaning of Every Good Boy Does Fine, you already know enough to enroll in this workshop. If not send a self-addressed envelope for a free pamphlet to Music Masters, 90 Molly Lane, Ringgold, GA 30736. Then register with confidence.

To register or for more information, call Lena Ellington or Lorrie Towery, at (870) 762-3167 or email

February 13, 2013 at 12:43 pm Leave a comment

Ballroom Dancing

jkittanyBallroom Dancing for ages 14 and older will meet on Mondays, March 4 to April 29, 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. The class will meet in the Adams/Vines Recital Hall on the Blytheville campus. Registration fee is $95 for 8 sessions.

Learn the Swing, Cha-Cha Hustle, Waltz and Rumba from native Blythevillian Jimmy Kittany who has over 30 years of experience teaching ballroom dancing. He received his training from the Arthur Murray Dance Studio and taught there for over twelve years. If you are tired of going to social functions and missing out on the fun or just looking for a new way to exercise this class is for you. Get ready to have lots of FUN and be prepared for any occasion!

To register, call Lena Ellington or Lorrie Towery at 870.762.3167 or email to

February 12, 2013 at 10:21 am Leave a comment

Old Testament Literature

Carolyn PooleOld Testament Literature meets on Tuesdays, March 5 to 26, 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at the Blytheville Library. The class is sponsored by the Mississippi County Library System and in cooperation with ANC. Carolyn Poole, a student of Hebrew history, will instruct the class.
Registration fee is $5.

The Old Testament, or Tanakh, was written in ancient Israel over 1,000 years by many authors. This course studies the Hebrew Bible as an expression of the religious life and thought of Israel and a foundational document of Western civilization. The class will bring the abstract of the Old Testament into what one can see, feel, touch, taste and smell. Join Ms. Carolyn as she examines the Book of many books.

To register, call Lena Ellington or Lorrie Towery, Department of Community Education of Arkansas Northeastern College at (870) 762-3167 or email:

February 5, 2013 at 3:28 pm Leave a comment

Native American Folklore and Medicine Bag

Native American Folklore and Medicine Bag will meet Thursday, February 21, 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., at the Blytheville Public Library. The class is sponsored by the Mississippi County Library System and in cooperation with ANC. The fee is $5. This class is fun for all ages and designed for boy scouts and girl scouts for earning merit badges
Come and learn from a former colonial Williamsburg living history interpreter, John Holt, about Native American Indian folklore and medicine bags. Traditionally, medicine bags held special protection medicines or healing herbs. Students will enjoy learning folklore as they handcraft their own medicine bag from leather, decorated with glass and metal beads and fill with herbs. All supplies are provided. This class is fun for all ages.

To register, call Lena Ellington or Lorrie Towery (870) 762-3167 or email

February 5, 2013 at 11:38 am Leave a comment

February 2013