Fairfield Bay Community Education Center scheduled to open

The new Fairfield Bay Community Education Center, associated with the Arkansas State University – Heber Springs, is scheduled to open for classes on September 6.    The Center will be located in the Village Place Mall directly over the Spare Time Bowling and Fun Center, and is still in the renovation stage. 

  A list of scheduled classes may be picked up at the following locations:  City of Fairfield Bay office and the Fairfield Bay Area Chamber of Commerce, Fairfield Bay Library, Heber Springs State Bank, and the Art Gallery & Studio in the mall area.  

Examples of classes are:  Computer Basics, Word, Excel; Digital Photography; Oil and Watercolor painting, Spanish, Bridge and Chess, Bowling, Guitar Lessons, “Stars, Constellations, and Planets”, and more.  Most classes meet once a week for five (5) weeks, and the costs for the five (5) weeks range from $20 – 50.    There is an annual enrollment fee of $25 to cover expenses at the Center; tuition fees will be paid to ASU-Heber Springs.  (The computer room can also be available from 3:30 – 6 pm for area students enrolled in online college courses.) 

For additional information, please call 884-6500 or 884-6433 (Robbie Ingle).