Sunday, November 29th, 2015

UA Hope-Texarkana Community Classes

Registration Form – Community Classes

U of A Hope-Texarkana Community Classes

For more information on Community Classes please call Lorena Cuellar at 870-722-8102.

New classes are added weekly, so check back often!


UA Hope Campus Classes


Traditional Cake Decorating – Holiday Edition.  It’s that time of the year again! With Christmas around the corner, you will soon be in the kitchen preparing for gatherings with family and friends. How about this year, you bring something sweet to the table? In this four day class you will learn the creative skills and techniques needed to beautifully decorate cakes, cupcakes, or cookies! No matter your experience level you will walk away with the skills to help you make these sweets at home.

Class fee includes supplies

Registration Deadline: December 1

Dates: December 3-4 and December 7-8

Time: 6:00-8:00pm

Cost: $45


Internet Basics for Beginners- Have a new computer, tablet or smart phone and wish you knew more about how to surf the internet? This course teaches you the basics on how to set up email accounts, shop online, and establish social media accounts from your phone or computer. Must bring smart phone or tablet to class some sessions.

Dates: TBA

Times: TBA

Fee: $40


Pinterest DIY- Are you an avid Pinterest user? Do you spend hours at a time pinning things you WISH you could make yourself at home? Come join us for a class that explores all of the popular Pinterest creations. Everything from room décor, door wreaths, food and space saving ideas, to all things mason jars! If you are a crafty person and love doing things yourself, this is the class for you! Come learn from Jannie Moten who has created many beautiful things from Pinterest, and even has her own DIY board. Supplies will be included in the fee. Hurry! We expect this one to fill up FAST…

Dates: TBA

Times: 5:30pm-until

Place: Technical and Industrial Building, Room TI160

Fee: $50


Extreme Couponing- Let’s get frugal! This is a class all about saving your family money. You will learn couponing and money-saving techniques that will help free up some of your income to put towards leisure activities. Learn about internet sources for coupons, deals on shopping online, as well as smart shopping methods that will help you save significantly.

Dates: TBA

Times: TBA

Fee: $25


Conversational Spanish- Ever wish you could understand and speak Spanish, just enough to hold a conversation with someone? Planning on traveling to a Spanish speaking country soon? This course offers one-on-one practice in conversing in Spanish.  Walk out of this course with confidence in your Spanish skills! Instructor: Vanessa Simmons

Dates: Thursdays starting October 22-November 19 (5 sessions)

Time: 6:00-7:30pm

Place: Technical and Industrial Building, Room TI 170

Fee: $60


Hunter’s Education- This course is taught by the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission. Anyone born on or after Jan. 1, 1969, must complete a hunter education course and carry a valid hunter education card to hunt in Arkansas.  Children under 16 may hunt without hunter education as long as they are under the direct supervision of an adult who is 21 years old or older and has a valid hunting license.  There is no specific age requirement to enroll in hunter education. However, the education material is based on a sixth-grade reading level. Arkansas recognizes hunter education cards from other states. Arkansas hunter education cards are recognized in all states as well as in Canada and Mexico.

Dates: October 10

Times: 8:00 a.m.

Course is FREE, but pre-registration is necessary.

Concealed Handgun License Course- This one-day class is taught by a professional Arkansas State Police instructor. Necessary for Concealed Handgun Permit in the state of Arkansas. Class time is 4-6 hours plus range time. Those who only need renewal will only do the range portion of the class. This class has limited positions available, and will be filled on a first come, first serve basis.  Paid pre-registration is necessary to secure class position. Please call 870-722-8162 for more information.

Date: Saturday October 17, 2015

Time: 8:00 am-until

Place: Technical and Industrial Building, Room 160

Fee: New $100/ Renewal $35/ Range Fee $15 (Range fee must be paid to Hope Police Department in advance before the date of the class).


Zumba - Have you ever wanted to try Zumba? Zumba is a creative dance fitness program that helps you get in shape all while having fun. This class is a six week session, and it will get you in the routine of doing Zumba so that you may continue the fun, long after class is over.

Date: TBA

Time: TBA

Fee: $50


Artist for an Evening- Provided by Southwest Arkansas Arts Council
Have you heard of or seen in the media the classes that offer painting with a twist of fun? The Southwest Arts Council is offering their very own Artist for an Evening class for the community to enjoy.  Come join this popular class and gain a lovely piece of wall décor while having fun!

Date: Monday October 19, 2015

Time: 6:00 pm

Place:  The Arts Station

For Details: Please contact Jeff Cook at the Arts Station at (870) 777-8200 or email him at

If you are interested in teaching Zumba, extreme couponing, OR you have another interesting class that you feel may be beneficial to the community please contact Shaun Clark at (870) 722-8126 or (870)722-8162. All class suggestions will be reviewed and considered for approval. Please contact us if you are interesting in taking any of these classes or putting your name on the list for “TBA” classes.


Learn a new skill or hobby online. Classes begin the second Wednesday of each month and run for six weeks.  You will receive two lessons per week.  Access your online classroom from the convenience of your home or office. Visit for a complete listing of courses.


  • Accounting Fundamentals
  • Excel/ Word/ Access
  • Effective Business Plan Writing
  • Event Planning
  • Speed Spanish
  • A to Z GrantWriting
  • QuickBooks 2015
  • Grammar Refresher
  • Assisting Aging Parents
  • Creating Web Pages
  • Computer Skills for the Workplace
  • Writing for Children

Ed2Go Professional Development for Teachers- Arkansas Department of Education: Professional Credit for Teachers. Learn how to:

  • Ignite a desire for learning in your students.
  • Master the art of classroom discipline.
  • Guide children to greater success in reading and writing.
  • Make better use of your classroom computer.

All classes are offered online through

Work at your own pace! Over 50 classes approved by ADE.

Among those included are:

  • Intergrating Technology in the Classroom
  • Spanish in the Classroom
  • Teaching Students with Disabilities
  • Solving Classroom Discipline Problems I and II
  • Introduction to Teaching ESL/EFL
  • Singapore Math Strategies
  • TeachingScience to Grades 4-6

Start your Ed2Go course today!!