Rio Salado Education


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    Join RISE - Rio Salado Education
    Choose from over 350 classes

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    Listen to the West Valley Symphony, the Border Patrol or Financial Advisor, Wayne Stutzer

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Why RISE - Rio Salado Education

Want to learn to paint with watercolors? Have you been curious about acupuncture or ancient middle eastern goddesses? Maybe you want to write the next great American novel. These choices and 350 more are yours for only $65 per year. Join in the excitement at RISE where we offer classes from Tai Chi to Car Repairs. There’s something special happening at RISE. Come be a part of it!

Events

Registration for the Winter Term is Friday, December 20th

 

***Date Change***: Class #260 - Leaky Gut Syndrome - Dr. Lena Fernandez - has been moved from Wednesday, January 29th to Thursday, January 23rd at 1:00 p.m.

Class # 306 - Golf's Interesting People and Places - Ed Van Cott.  This is a two session class, the second session will be on Friday, January 31 at 10:00 a.m.

 

 

 

How to Find Us:
Click on RISE INFO, then click on DIRECTIONS & CONTACT INFO
Our address and a map showing our location will open up!

Did you Know ... with your RISE membership you get 500+ FREE online, instructor-led classes through Universal Class.  These classes can be taken from any computer, anywhere.  Check your Catalog for more information.

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RISE uses seven learning tracks: *Natural Sciences *Social Sciences *Health and Wellness *Spirituality and Religion *The Arts *Finance *Technology

Mission Statement :  Founded in 1996, RISE is a grass roots community based educational organization created for and by adults to afford them the opportunity for stimulation, enlightenment and interaction with peers in an environment which encourages life-long learning. 


Goals:  To attract people with varied talents who are willing to share as Presenters and thereby give individuals the opportunity to use their talents in a meaningful way. To provide diverse classes in a variety of curriculum areas reflecting the wishes of the membership. To encourage participation in leadership roles by as many of the members as is practical so that RISE truly represents all of the members. To offer forums for exchange of ideas and knowledge in a comfortable and friendly environment. To expand membership and member participation in RISE. To utilize state of art technology to improve RISE classes and administration of the organization.

 

 

ANNOUNCEMENTS

RISE is closed:  Monday, December 23, 2019 - Wednesday, January 1, 2020

Rio Salado is closed: Tuesday, December 24, 2019 - Wednesday, January 1, 2020

RISE and Rio Salado are closed:  Monday, January 20, 2020 (MLK Holiday)

and

Monday, February 17, 2020 (President's Day Holiday)

 

Important Notice re: Cancellations and Changes

When we have to cancel or change a class date, it is very difficult to get the message to everyone. If you are registered for a class that cancels, we email everyone in the class first and call anyone who doesn’t have an email listed.  If the class cancels at the last minute, we call everyone who has registered for that classwe send.  Then we send an email blast to the class to those who have email.  Then, we list it on the home page of the RISE website, www.riselearning.org.  For those who don’t have email or the internet, we print a sign and post it on the RISE bulletin board and on the windows by the classrooms. That is another reason it is so important to register for classes whenever possible.

Remember to check your name off the attendance sheet at the door or
add your name if you are not pre-registered.  
We just need a headcount!

 

ALWAYS remember to wear your badge when coming to classes or in the building.  

Did you lose your badge?  Your first badge replacement will be free of charge,
HOWEVER, the next replacements 
will cost you $5.00 (cash only) each.

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Do you know someone you think would make a great presenter for RISE? Do you have an idea for a subject that we haven’t touched on yet?  We would LOVE to hear from you!

Contact information is:

 

      

Cathy Sheredy, Coordinator
catherine.sheredy@riosalado.edu
480-377-4262

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