Carl Sandburg College will host the 34th annual Knox County Association for Home and Community Education (KCAHCE) Class Day from 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. (lunch follows) on April 29 on the Main Campus in Galesburg, 2400 Tom L. Wilson Blvd., Building A. Please use parking lot A/B for your convenience.

Class Day allows participants to attend up to four classes for $31 (includes lunch) or a $25 registration fee without lunch.

Ten-dollar scholarships are available for Knox County 4-H members. Pre-registration is not required, but it is suggested to guarantee placement in preferred classes. Teachers will not earn Continuing Professional Development Unit (CPDU) credits this year.

Registration forms and program booklets are available in area township libraries, Carl Sandburg College, Galesburg Area Convention and Visitors Bureau, Galesburg Public Library, Know County Farm Bureau, University of Illinois Extension in Galesburg and the Warren County Public Library. You may also find the booklet by clicking on the following link Class Day booklet.

Proceeds from Class Day are given to the Carl Sandburg College Foundation Fund for scholarships.

Class Day is co-sponsored by Carl Sandburg College and the KCAHCE with advisory assistance from the University of Illinois Extension for Knox County. For more information about Class Day, contact Joan Semande at 309.221.6762.

8:30 a.m. Classes

Titanic’s Passengers

Get Tied Up with Scarves

Fit Wits

Fused Glass Pendant

Ameren Illinois Energy Efficiency Program

Human Trafficking

History of Knox County Fair

Beginning Flower Arrangement


9:30 a.m. Classes

Painting Made Easy

Quick & Easy Recipes

St. Vincent de Paul Food Pantry

Gmail and All of Its Goodies

Fundamentals of Flight & Transportation


Golf is an Ancient Game

Homemade Card Making


10:30 a.m. Classes

Chair Yoga

Mary Allen West: Child of the Prairie, Woman of Global Vision

Memoir from Farm to Fifth Avenue

Learn Your Body’s Language

Making Bracelets from Neck Ties

Looking Up, the Night Sky

Greeting Card Make & Take

Antique & Jewelry Finds with the Folgers

The Four Corner Stones of Retirement


11:30 a.m. Classes

Victory Garden

Rye Bread Start to Finish

What to Do in a Medical Emergency

New Plants for 2017

A Trip through New Zealand

Healthy Relationships

Navigating the Perils of Today’s Internet

Have We Won Yet? The Iraq & Afghan Wards

Getting Real about Health

Basic Bee Keeping