Course Descriptions for FALL 2018 

English Language Program
Come learn English! Our English Learning Communities are designed  for adults 18 years of age or older to develop confidence with conversing in English and using English language skills outside of the classroom. Lively and interesting lessons cover speaking, listening, pronunciation, vocabulary, reading, and writing. Skills will be presented in a classroom setting on Mondays and Thursdays. We offer the following levels in the fall semester: Introductory and Levels 1–4. 

English classes are offered Mondays and Thursdays, 6:30 - 8:00 pm. FALL 2018 term classes start September 10 and end December 6, 2018. The class runs 12 weeks and the registration fee is $30 per person. The cost of the book is $32 per person. Scholarships are available to those who qualify.  BLC Kids is a companion children's program available at no extra cost for students' children from birth through 12th grade. Your children must be registered to participant in the program. 

FOR ANY QUESTIONS contact Trish Allbritton at lifecenter@salemalliance.org

Aprenda Inglés (Learn English)
 ¡Venga y aprenda inglés! Nuestras Comunidades de Aprendizaje de Inglés están designadas a ayudar a los estudiantes adquirir confianza al hablar inglés y usar sus habilidades fuera de la clase. Las clases son animadas e interesantes, cubriendo todas las habilidades principales del lenguaje: hablando, escuchando, pronunciando, vocabulario, leyendo y escribiendo. Los maestros con amplia experiencia presentan las lecciones en clase los Lunes, y los Jueves. Ofrecemos clases de inglés para estos niveles: Introductorio, Nivel 1–4.

Se ofrecen los Comunidades de Aprendizaje de Inglés los lunes y los jueves, de 6:30 a 8:00 pm. Las clases del semestre otoño emperazán el 10 de Septiembre y terminarán el 6 de Diciembre 2018 . Cada clase dura 12 semanas y el costo de registro es $30 por persona. El libro cuesta $32. Sí hay becas por las personas que tienen necesidad financiera. Un programa para los niños de los estudiantes es disponible sin costo extra (infantes - 12 grado). Registración para niño es obligatoria.

SI HAY PREGUNTAS, o para inscribirse, envia correo electrónico a centrodevida@salemalliance.org o puede llamar: 503-581-2129 x223. 

 

NEW DAY-TIME English Grammar Class Offering FALL 2018

This class is geared for English learners who want to supplement their learning experience with an additional class OR for those who cannot attend the evening classes. This course is different than the evening Broadway Life Center Language Learning Communities. Class will be on Tuesday and Thursday from 10:00am - 12:00pm (noon), beginning September 11, 2018. The smaller class size will provide more individual attention and interaction. This will be an accelerated class for those who have limited time to learn English. This is an intermediate level class and will emphasize grammar, reading & writing. We are unable to provide children's programming for this course at this time.

Please contact Trish Allbritton at lifecenter@salemalliance.org or call 503-581-2129 x211 for more information and registration. 

 

Basic ASL & ASL Family Conversations*

*Broadway Life Center is not currently offering ASL for Families or ASL Basic learning communities For the Fall 2018-Spring 2019 year. 

If you would like additional resources in the Salem area who currently ASL courses, please contact Trish Allbritton at lifecenter@salemalliance.org.


Life Spanish
Life Spanish will help you build basic Spanish vocabulary and grammar skills with a focus on speaking and listening skills for daily life. Our unique curriculum combines classroom instruction with personal tutoring and online supplements you can study at your own pace. We currently offer three ability levels each term:  Beginning, Moderate and Advanced.  However, individuals who have NO previous experience with Spanish are invited to register and begin at the Introductory level during the Fall term in September, as our Spring term is a continuation of the Fall course, with a starting point at the 13th week of the curriculum.  There is a companion children's program available at no extra cost for students' children from birth through 12th grade. Registration for children is required. 

The Life Spanish Learning Community meets on Monday evenings at 6:30 - 8:00 pm. Fall 2018 term classes start Monday, September 10 and end Monday, December 3, 2018. The class runs 12 weeks and the registration fee is $30 per person. The cost of the book is $32 per person. 

FOR ANY QUESTIONS contact Trish Allbritton at tallbritton@salemalliance.org

 

Companion Program for Children - BLC Kids 
While parents study in our evening English, Life Spanish and Financial Peace University Learning Communities, their children may be enrolled in a fun learning program called BLC Kids. The curriculum for each children's group is designed to be interactive and enhance motor skills through an enriching classroom experience. We also offer a library cart with children's books available for checkout. There is no additional fee for the Companion Children's Program, but enrollment is limited and parents with children are encouraged to enroll early.

FALL Term:  BLC Kids program is for children ages birth through 12th grade.  High School age kids will enjoy an activity and study hall program.

FOR ANY QUESTIONS contact Trish Allbritton at lifecenter@salemalliance.org.


Employment Network
Our Employment Network Learning Community exists to reach out to people in employment transition, helping prepare them to find new employment and hope in Christ during this journey. Job search lessons are offered at each gathering, as well as time for networking, and encouraging reminders of God's care for us in difficult times. We also offer a team of mentors who are willing to get together with attendees for encouragement and one-on-one coaching. Employment Network is offered every other Monday, 8:30 - 10:00 am. This Learning Community is ongoing throughout the year and does not require registration or a fee.

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FOR ANY QUESTIONS contact Gordon Bergman at gbergman@salemalliance.org.


Financial Peace University
Dave Ramsey's FPU has been updated! We have a new 9 week format with a new version. Lesson topics include how to get control of your money, stop struggling to make ends meet, get out of debt, and manage resources in a God-honoring way. Sign up early to get your spot. Cost is $99 for the kit, payment ensures your spot in class.

Upcoming classes will be held on Mondays, 6:30 - 8:00 pm.

Click here to find other locations in our area where this class is offered.

FOR ANY QUESTIONS contact Annie Dudley at adudley@salemalliance.org.

Marriage Preparation
A seven-session class for couples who are seriously dating or engaged. This interactive class covers key elements of healthy relationships including: communication, conflict resolution, family of origin issues, couple spirituality, and more.

Upcoming classes will be held 6:30 - 8:00 pm on Wednesdays. You must sign up and take an assessment test prior to the start of the class.

FOR ANY QUESTIONS contact Annie Dudley at adudley@salemalliance.org.