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Learn how to work with a partner to defend a bridge hand, take more tricks and defeat more contracts. Explore opening leads, third and second hand play, defensive signals, developing defensive tricks, interfering with the declarer and planning the defense. Review and improve your bidding and learn how to use Negative Doubles.

Schedule : Weekly - Mon 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM; 9 sessions; starting 2/26/2018, ending 4/23/2018

Tuition: $99.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Location : TMCC Meadowood Center Location : 
  TMCC Meadowood Center.

Instructor : Wayne Gordon 

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Take your bridge expertise further by practicing major and minor suit openings and responses, various uses for the Double, Ace asking bids and Two-Over-One bidding. Develop the confidence you need to play in any bridge game. To take this class, you should be familiar with basic bidding, play of the hand, defense and very basic conventions.

Schedule : Weekly - Mon 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM; 9 sessions; starting 2/26/2018, ending 4/23/2018

Tuition: $99.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Location : TMCC Meadowood Center Location : 
  TMCC Meadowood Center.

Instructor : Wayne Gordon 



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The U.S. political climate is creating conflict among citizens, friends and even family members. Explore how we can bridge this gulf by nurturing tolerance and restoring calm civility to our conversations, perhaps initially around the dinner table. With a political expert and guest speakers as your guides, learn proven ways to reduce conflict, find common ground and lessen the partisan divide.  

Schedule : Weekly - Mon 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM; 3 sessions; starting 2/26/2018, ending 3/12/2018

Tuition: $59.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Location : TMCC Meadowood Center Location : 
  TMCC Meadowood Center.

Instructor : Fred Lokken 



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Get a fascinating, in-depth look at how the automobile has influenced American life, work and play. Journey from automobiles of the 1900s through government regulation of vehicles in the 1970s and discover how technology evolved the car from a plaything of the wealthy to the main mode of personal transportation. Explore the evolution of engineering, styling and business strategies including gasoline, steam and electric cars, Henry Ford’s innovations and the sleek classic cars of the ‘30s. For a $12 admission fee, see these landmark and classic vehicles up close in the collections at the National Automobile Museum.    

Schedule : Weekly - Tue, Thu 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM; 2 sessions; starting 3/20/2018, ending 3/22/2018

Tuition: $39.00

Materials Cost: $12.00

Location : National Automobile Museum Location : 
  National Automobile Museum.

Instructor : Bill Cathey 

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Discover how to protect your intellectual property and your rights through patents, trademarks and copyrights. Understand the laws surrounding this area including trade secrets, to find out how to protect your inventions, brands, photos, music, books, website content and more. This beneficial information pertains to entrepreneurs, inventors, engineers, designers, artists or authors.

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM; starting 3/21/2018, ending 3/21/2018

Tuition: $39.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Location : TMCC Meadowood Center Location : 
  TMCC Meadowood Center.

Instructor : Ian Burns 

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Delve into Native American spiritual traditions, practices and beliefs with the guidance of a Washo spirit guide. Explore the living, traditional knowledge of this ancient culture and how it applies to contemporary society. Develop a oneness with nature, the universe and peoples of the world. Understand how Native American beliefs can complement other spiritual practices. Experience a circle dance and the affirming energy it generates. The second class will be a field trip to the instructor’s Mountain Eagle nature school in Gardnerville. Transportation not included.

Schedule : Weekly - Sat 12:30 PM - 4:30 PM; 2 sessions; starting 4/14/2018, ending 4/21/2018

Tuition: $79.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Location : TMCC Meadowood Center Location : 
  TMCC Meadowood Center.

Instructor : Dahlahk Pahtahlngee 



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This noir period produced some of the best mystery and crime novels.  Most mystery fans know of Dashiell Hammett and Raymond Chandler, but many other writers contributed to the noir period.  For example, Cornell Woolrich, little known today, was a master of suspense.  He wrote Rear Window and more than 20 mystery and suspense novels, nearly all of which were made into movies.  Noir was a break from the slow-moving British mysteries of the period.  Murders didn't happen off stage.  The stories were gritty harbingers of today's crime fiction and movies.  

Schedule : Weekly - Mon 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM; starting 4/16/2018, ending 4/16/2018

Tuition: $39.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Location : TMCC Meadowood Center Location : 
  TMCC Meadowood Center.

Instructor : Mark Bacon 



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Nevada is home to more than 600 ghost towns and mining camps. Explore the mystique surrounding these last vestiges of the Old West that has made them a source of fascination for thousands of visitors. Take a journey through stories of famous and not-so-famous sites and gain first-hand perspective with a field trip to Gold Hill and Silver City, near legendary Virginia City. Transportation not included.  

Schedule : Multiple Class Schedules:   Weekly - Thu 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM; starting 4/19/2018, ending 4/19/2018. 
   Weekly - Sat 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM; starting 4/21/2018, ending 4/21/2018. <

Tuition: $99.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Location : Multiple Location : 
  TMCC Meadowood Center
  Gold Hill Hotel.

Instructor : Sam Macaluso 



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Improve your presentation and self-confidence through acting. Through working with a professional performer, explore basic skills and techniques used in scenes and monologues. Learn how to approach a script and better understand your character. Increase your observation skills and find out how to best work with a director and other actors. During the final class session, you’ll have an opportunity to perform in front of an audience.  

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM; 8 sessions; starting 5/9/2018, ending 6/27/2018

Tuition: $129.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Location : TMCC Meadowood Center Location : 
  TMCC Meadowood Center.

Instructor : Martin A. David 



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You can afford a great vacation. Learn from a world travel specialist about the hundreds of ways to get free airline tickets, hotel rooms, cruises, tours, car rentals, meals and more. Find out how to maximize your frequent flyer miles, get "bumped" and fly for free. Fly as an air courier, teach English, get a tour guide job, or organize your own tours for family and friends. Write articles, shoot photos, volunteer or get paid to drive. Discuss the best travel web sites, packing tips, solo travel, safety, health, culture, negotiations, and the 50 most important words in any language that will empower you to travel anywhere. More information on the instructor

Schedule : Weekly - Sat 10:00 AM - 1:30 PM; starting 5/12/2018, ending 5/12/2018

Tuition: $39.00

Materials Cost: $15.00

Location : TMCC Meadowood Center Location : 
  TMCC Meadowood Center.

Instructor : Gina Henry 

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Early Nevada was home to unbelievable, yet real-life personalities, many of whom were associated with gambling. Take part in a mock trial between a minor and a gambling saloon, create a timeline, hold a mobster lineup and even do some gambling, Native American style. Have fun learning about this pivotal industry while listening to true tales revolving around celebrities, mobsters and other colorful characters. Gain insight into how the gaming industry evolved from its territorial roots in 1861 through 1931.

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM; starting 5/23/2018, ending 5/23/2018

Tuition: $39.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Location : TMCC Meadowood Center Location : 
  TMCC Meadowood Center.

Instructor : Doresa Banning 



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Develop an appreciation of modern drone technology. Discuss the classifications, uses and benefits of unmanned aircraft. Gain a basic understanding of flight control systems and drone limitations. Learn the components that make up a drone and how each one is essential to operation. Review federal and state laws, flight safety and the motor skills needed for proper handling. Undergo a pre-flight inspection and practice beginner maneuvers as you fly a real drone.  

Schedule : Weekly - Tue, Thu 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM; 2 sessions; starting 6/5/2018, ending 6/7/2018

Tuition: $69.00

Materials Cost: $50.00

Location : TMCC Applied Technology Center Location : 
  TMCC Applied Technology Center.

Instructor : Mark Sharp 

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