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Art, Adventure, Social and History

Adult Sailing

Our knowledgeable sailing instructor will help crews learn to maneuver a small sailboat on the open water. By the end of

the lessons you will know the language of sailing, the rules of boating, and how to solve problems that can come up while

you are on the water. Classes will take place at the Dunkirk Yacht Club, Lakeshore Drive, Dunkirk, NY on Lake Erie.


Additional information:

A swimming evaluation will take place for all students during class on June 23rd. This evaluation will include the ability to tread water and swim wearing a life jacket with clothing. This is not a swimming test.

On July 18th you will get a chance to sail on the Shark racing boats. (Details provided at a later date).

Class requirement: a well- fitting U.S. Coast Guard approved life jacket.

Your instructor is Judy Olsen.

Cement Sculpting Basics

Participants will learn how to sculpt using cement and basic materials. The materials will be used to create 2 and 3 dimensional art like the ancient Egyptians, Greeks, and Romans. This is a hands-on course that will allow you to work with the materials to create your own sculptures during class under the watchful eye of your instructor. Class will be held in the JCC North County Center main building in the biology lab. you will be provided with all required materials.

Youth Sailing - Ages 12-16

Spend the week learning how to safely handle a small sailboat on the water. Students will learn the language of sailing, how to boat safely, the rules of boating, and how to solve potential problems that could occur on the water. Under the watchful eye of their instructors, student teams will

work together to sail 14ft. Pintail sailboats. They will put their skills to the test and learn how to work together as a team to keep the crew and vessel safe. Lessons will be held at the Dunkirk Yacht Club, Lakeshore Drive, Dunkirk, NY on Lake Erie.


Additional information:

A swimming evaluation will take place for all students during class on June 25th. This evaluation will include the ability to tread water and swim wearing a life jacket with clothing. This is not a swimming test.

Students will have a chance to sail on the Shark racing boats on Sunday, July 1st. (Details provided at a later date).

Class requirement: a well- fitting U.S. Coast Guard approved life jacket.

Health & Well Being

Tai Chi: The Next Level

Building upon the skills learned in the Beginning Tai Chi course, this class continues the Yang Tai Chi style which incorporates both slow movements and secondary forms with a faster pace. Additionally, it allows participants to gain a more in-depth understanding of how the body and mind work together to create balance and harmony. The benefits include: a better outlook on life, better communication, better physical balance, and increased enlightenment and harmony. 

Traditional White Crane Kung Fu
White Crane Kung Fu is a Northern Chinese martial art which is practiced throughout the world. This class is based on a combination of physical fitness, stretching, and traditional martial arts movements. Kung Fu is considered a non-aggressive defensive art. Individuals taking this may see the following benefits: feel secure and safe from a martial arts perspective, better physical fitness, increased ability to stretch, and better outlook on life.
Zumba™

Be a part of the fastest growing fitness program in the country and take Zumba™. It's exercise in disguise! Zumba™ is a Latin-inspired, dance-fitness program that incorporates Latin and International music and dance movements, which create a dynamic, exciting, and effective fitness program. It gives participants a full-body workout, targeting areas such as gluteals, legs, arms, core, abdominals and the most important muscle in the body; the heart. Come join the fun! Wear comfortable clothes, athletic footwear, and bring water to class. No class 6/9.

Motorcycle Safety

Ultimate Training Package

This discounted package allows a student who has never ridden a motorcycle or scooter to learn all the skills necessary to safely ride at an advanced level. The package includes three courses: the MSF Introductory Motorcycle Experience, the MSF Basic RiderCourse, and the MSF Basic RiderCourse 2. Jamestown Community College in conjunction with Motorcycle Safety School provides motorcycle/scooter training and licensing courses for all experience levels on campus. For more information on dates/times, please visit www.ridemss.com, or call (716) 542-3808.

MSF Introductory Motorcycle Experience

This 2-hour course includes classroom and practical training to either prepare for the Motorcycle Safety Foundation (MSF) Basic RiderCourse or to see if motorcycling is for you. *Use code JCC.student for a 50% discount off this course! Jamestown Community College in conjunction with Motorcycle Safety School provides motorcycle/scooter training and licensing courses for all experience levels on campus. For more information on dates/times, please visit www.ridemss.com, or call (716) 542-3808.

MSF Basic Rider Course

This course is the fast track to learning how to ride and becoming licensed! Upon successful completion of this 18-hour course, you will receive a DMV Road Test Waiver. Jamestown Community College in conjunction with Motorcycle Safety School provides motorcycle/scooter training and licensing courses for all experience levels on campus. For more information on dates/times, please visit www.ridemss.com, or call (716) 542-3808.

MSF Basic RiderCourse 2-License Waiver

This 9-hour course is designed for experienced riders to become licensed. After successfully completing this course, you will receive a DMV Road Test Waiver. Jamestown Community College in conjunction with Motorcycle Safety School provides motorcycle/scooter training and licensing courses for all experience levels on campus. For more information on dates/times, please visit www.ridemss.com, or call (716) 542-3808.

MSF Basic Rider Course 2

This 5-hour course allows experienced riders to refresh and fine-tune their safety skills on their own motorcycle or one of ours. Jamestown Community College in conjunction with Motorcycle Safety School provides motorcycle/scooter training and licensing courses for all experience levels on campus. For more information on dates/times, please visit www.ridemss.com, or call (716) 542-3808.

DMV Points Insurance Reduction/5-Hour Prelicensing Course

Points/Insurance Reduction Courses

The Point/Insurance Reduction Program, offered through the National Traffic Safety Institute and approved by the Department of Motor Vehicles, offers participants a way to reduce driver record violation points and/or insurance premiums. Saturday and daytime classes have a 1/2 hour lunch on your own. Please bring your driver’s license to class. Note: Students must arrive at this class promptly by 9 a.m. or 6 p.m. If you are late, you will not be admitted. We strictly adhere to this policy. This applies to every JCC location.

5-Hour Pre-Licensing Course

This is the five-hour NYS Department of Motor Vehicles’ pre-licensing course for students who are in the process of applying for their NYS motor vehicle license. You must bring your photo permit to class. Special Note: Please arrive by 4 pm. for check-in and paperwork process.