Prince William Sound Community College

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Weekly Tidings

Beginning Ceramics

October 23, 2015

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Saturdays: November 7, 14, 21, and December 5, from 2 – 5 p.m. $190 includes all supplies. Instructed by Tim Carlson. Held at the Gilson Middle School Art Studio. Open to ages 16+. An introduction to working with clay, basic hand-building and wheel throwing techniques, glazing, and firing in a kiln. To sign up, please ...

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Wet Felting – Scarf Workshop

October 12, 2015

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Learn the ancient art of felting and create a wearable scarf for yourself or as a gift, just in time for the holidays! Sign up for the Wet Felting Scarf Workshop that will be held on Sat. Nov. 7, from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., at the PWSC Art Studio. The total cost to attend ...

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Hydroponic Growing, Feasibility and Applications

September 23, 2015

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On Wednesday, Oct. 14 at 6 p.m., PWSC and Copper Valley Development Association will be hosting a discussion on hydroponic growing in Valdez. Topics will include: sustainability, food security, small business development, and healthy good tasting food produced locally year-round. Call 834-1689 for more information. This event is free to attend.

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Avalanche Level 1

September 16, 2015

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Learn the basics of snow stability, route finding, and safe travel in avalanche terrain. Learn how to make better decisions while traveling in the backcountry by taking the Avalanche Level 1 course. The course will be offered with AIARE training and certification. Dates: Oct.27 – Oct.29: 6:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.; Oct.30 – Nov.1: 8:30 ...

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Tsunami Awareness and Coastal Community Resilience

August 18, 2015

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Tsunami Awareness Course The National Disaster Preparedness Training Center will be presenting this eight hour training course on the Valdez Campus. The course will provide a basic understanding of tsunamis, hazard assessment, warning and dissemination, and community response strategies to effectively reduce tsunami risk. No advanced knowledge and experience of tsunamis is required. The goal ...

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