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Continuing Education in Lincoln



The Heartland Lincoln Center offers a variety of classes for enrichment and professional development. 

Is there a class you want in Lincoln? Contact Kim with ideas! 

Kim Klingbeil / kim.klingbeil@heartland.edu / 309-268-8427
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    Retirement is getting closer - are you ready? Take our Retirement University class and make sure you know everything you need in order to retire responsibly.  You will learn advanced social security income planning strategies, considering your current expenses and changes in your income stream.  We will discuss Medicare coverage, long-term care, tax efficient legacy planning, and wills and trusts. 

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    Meets: Tuesdays, 9/11 - 9/25 (3 sessions)

    Time: 6:00-7:30PM

    Location: Lincoln Campus 

    Cost: $30

    Instructor: Bernard Wrezinski

     

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    Designed for business professionals rather than accountants, QuickBooks assists you in staying organized with your business financial records.  Topics include setting up company records, creating invoices, processing payments, entering and paying bills and more. 

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    Meets: Mondays, 9/24-10/15 (4 sessions)

    Time: 6:00-8:00PM

    Location: Lincoln Campus

    Cost: $99 (includes text)

    Instructor: Bobbie Fults

    Supplies: Please bring a flash drive to class for class notes.

     

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    Join us for this hands-on workshop on how to make a flaky pie crust and tasty fruit pie filling.  Bill will share recipes for his pies that have won the "Grand Champion Pastry" award at the Illinois State Fair.  Sample three different pie crusts (shortening, oil and lard-based) and master the crust of your choice.  Each student will work on his/her own pie and take it home for baking. 

    Meets: Tuesday, 11/6

    Time: 6:00-8:00PM

    Location: Palms Grill Cafe - Atlanta, IL

    Cost: $39

    Instructor: Bill Thomas

    Supplies: Please bring the following items with you if you already have them. We'll share items you don't have.
    1 large mixing bowl, 2 small mixing bowls, large mixing spoon, liquid measuring cup, dry measuring cup (1/2 and 1/4), tablespoon measure, table knife, rolling pin, pastry blender. All food supplies are provided.

     

  • Put your money to work for you! Learn money saving tips to free up cash flow and realize personal goals. Get control over your family finances with an easy-to-use, zero-based budgeting system. In this class you will learn the strategies and take home the tools to reduce your grocery and living expenses, prioritize spending and change your financial lookout for good. 

    Meets: Mondays, 11/5-11/26 (4 sessions)

    Time: 6:00-8:00PM

    Location: Lincoln Campus 

    Cost: $60

    Instructor: Bobbie Fults

  • These sweet treats are perfect for any occasion! Holiday or any day, cookie truffles can be minty or fruity, dipped or rolled and are always a hit.  Join Heartland's own Kelsi Edwards at the beautiful new Lincoln Center to learn her tips for making these creamy, and flavorful no-bake goodies.  You'll take home not only the recipe but a plate full of these yummy truffles to get your holiday celebrations off to a sweet start. 

    Meets: Saturday, 11/17

    Time: 9:00AM-noon

    Location: Lincoln Campus

    Cost: $40

    Instructor: Kelsi Edwards 

    Supplies: Please bring the following items with you if you already have them.  We'll share or provide items that you don't have.
    1 large mixing bowl, 1 mixing spoon
    All food supplies are provided. 

Registration can be completed online or by visiting us at our new campus at 2201 Woodlawn Road!

Contact Us

Lincoln Center
2201 Woodlawn Rd.
Lincoln, IL 62656
Phone: 217-735-1731
Fax: 217-735-1352
Email:
Lincoln.Center@heartland.edu 

Kristi Powell

Associate Director
Phone: 309-268-8973
Email:
Kristi.Powell@heartland.edu 

Jennifer Kirby

Advisor/Recruiter
Phone: 309-268-8971
Email:
Jennifer.Kirby2@heartland.edu 

Val Conrady

Coordinator of Adult Education
Phone: 309-268-8975
Email:
Valerie.Conrady@heartland.edu

Kim Klingbeil

Coordinator of Continuing Education
Phone: 309-268-8427
Email:
Kim.Klingbeil@heartland.edu 

Kelsi Edwards

Administrative Assistant 
Phone: 309-268-8974
Email: 
Kelsi.Edwards@heartland.edu