CBEST workshops, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education Title V grant, University of La Verne and Citrus College, will be presented in June by Valerie Beltran. The workshops are divided into two sessions. The first session is on June 1 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and the second session is on June 3 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. They are held in the Campus Center B and C ballroom. It is free for all students. For more information, call Belinda Morales at 909-593-3511, ext. 4562, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Gary S. Colby, professor of photography, has announced a new general education course that will be available in the Fall semester of 2010. The course, Photo 305, is called “The Magic Box Revolutions: A Social History of Photography.” The CRN is 1094. The class is scheduled for 12:40 to 2:10 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays. There are no prerequisties and no photography experienced required. The course meets the interdisciplinary thinking requirement. The instructor is Edward R. Beardsley, who is the founding director of the Museum of Photography at UC Riverside. For more information, call 909-593-3511, ext. 4281.
Tickets for 24th annual Fourth of July Fireworks Spectacular “Kaboom!” at Fairplex are on sale until July 4. For more information, call 909-623-3111.
Cash for Books
The University of La Verne Bookstore will be buying books from May 24-29. The bookstore will be open from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Monday through Thursday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.on Saturday. For more information, call 909-593-8962.
The Fairplex will host the MOVE Productions Regional Dance Competition this Friday through Sunday in Building 5. The audience will have a chance to experience the competitive world of dance. The National Finals will be held in San Diego.
Mission Circuit Dog Show
There will be 160 breeds and approximately 8,000 dogs competing over four days at the Mission Circuit Dog Show at 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on May 28-31 at the Fairplex. For more information, call 909-623-3111.