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WKCTC Kicks Off Seniors Learning for Fun Program August 18

Paducah, Kentucky (July 29, 2016) West Kentucky Community and Technical Colleges Seniors Learning for Fun Program is set to kick off its fall season of offerings for senior learners.

Participants who are 55 or older are encouraged to register early for the variety of program offerings, which begin August 18 and run through December 6. Individuals can register for one or all courses for $30.

Participants can learn about topics such as:

how to take better advantage of a smart phone's features (both iPhone and Android), become more familiar with social media apps and how to guard their privacy;

the history of the Columbia Theatre in downtown Paducah, including plans for the restoration and what lies ahead for the magnificent movie palace;

group travel opportunities available in our area, day trips, cruises, regional and international trips;

Bobbie Ann Mason and her roots in western Kentucky as an acclaimed writer of American fiction in her novels and short stories;

the latest in stroke and heart care at Baptist Health;

whats new at the Paducah Police Department, and much more.

Attendees will also have lunch at Mr. Bills in Grand Rivers and attend a matinee at the Badgett Playhouse December 6. They can enjoy decorations for the holiday season at the Pattis 1800 Settlement and then enjoy a holiday matinee featuring Christmas favorites from Rudolph to O Holy Night. Arrive for lunch at Mr. Bills no later than 11 a.m. Total cost for ticket and lunch, $42.00. Space is limited, first 40 guaranteed a slot. Deadline for reservations is September 15, 2016. No transportation will be provided.

Checks can be mailed to the WKCTC Workforce Solutions, P.O. Box 7380 Paducah, Kentucky 42002-7380. Individuals can also register in WKCTCs Emerging Technology Center business office, room 133.

Programs are scheduled based on the number of people registered. No registration confirmations will be mailed. Participants will be notified if programs are full or cancelled.

To register for the Seniors Learning for Fun fall offerings call (270) 534-3335.

Registration for fall classes at WKCTC is also underway. Call 1-(855) GO-WKCTC or visit westkentucky.kctcs.edu for class offerings. Fall classes begin August 15.