Continuing Education Classes at Lone Star College-Montgomery Make Lovely Valentine’s Day Gifts

Published on: February 18, 2013

If you’re looking for a Valentine’s Day gift for that special someone, consider the gift of education with Lone Star College-Montgomery’s list of ‘lovely’ continuing education classes.

For instance, add some spice to the typical bouquet of flowers by including a gift certificate for a floral design class at LSC-Montgomery. She’ll appreciate the gift even more when she learns the foundations of floral design. This class, which meets twice a week for just two weeks, is only $47. It covers basic round, one-sided triangle bouquet construction, as well as corsage/boutonniere construction.

Or learn to take photos with your sweetheart during a Digital Photography class. LSC-Montgomery offers hands-on classes for those who use automatic point and shoot cameras or DSLR cameras. For only $87, students will learn the basics of lighting, exposure, and composition—all the tips and tricks needed to take better photos.

Finally, your loved one can keep their heart healthy year round with a Yoga or Tai Chi class, which both promote health, longevity, and peace of mind. Open to all ages and all physical abilities, these classes, which span several weeks, offer a way to relax and unwind. Tai Chi classes are only $87, and Yoga classes are only $67.

Continuing education students benefit from the campus atmosphere, are able to use the resources in the Library, and can enjoy the many free programs and events on campus. Additionally, some classes offer senior discounts.

For more information about continuing education courses at LSC-Montgomery, visit www.LoneStar.edu/continuing-ed ; call the continuing education office at (936) 273-7446; or email Donna Smith Burns, program coordinator, at Donna.S.Burns@LoneStar.edu.

LSC-Montgomery is located at 3200 College Park Drive, one-half mile west of Interstate 45, between Conroe and The Woodlands. For more information about the college, call 936.273.7000, or visit www.LoneStar.edu/montgomery.

With 78,000 students in credit classes, and a total enrollment of more than 90,000, Lone Star College System is the largest institution of higher education in the Houston area and the fastest-growing community college system in the nation. Dr. Richard Carpenter is the chancellor of LSCS, which consists of six colleges including LSC-CyFair, LSC-Kingwood, LSC-Montgomery, LSC-North Harris, LSC-Tomball and LSC-University Park, five centers, LSC-University Center at Montgomery, LSC-University Center at University Park, Lone Star Corporate College, and LSC-Online. To learn more visit LoneStar.edu.