Language and Culture

Language and Culture workshops allow you to expand your horizons and experience various ways of life. Spanish Sunday workshops are in addition to the Intensive Spanish Summer Institute offered each August.



Outdoor Yoga: Spanish Instruction

Start your Intensive Summer Spanish Institute week of right with an hour of outdoor yoga on the beautiful campus of LTCC. Flow through yoga poses and enjoy gentle stretching.  Instruction will be in English and Spanish. All levels are welcome and no experience is necessary. This workshop will guide you through setting your intentions for an amazing week of learning. Yoga mats provided.

Classes are $15/day or $50/week (Monday-Thursday)



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CED6004
LTCC - Main Campus
Ledbetter Terrace
TBD 7/30 - 7/30 Mo 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM $15.00 View 20
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CED6004-H
LTCC - Main Campus
Ledbetter Terrace
TBD 7/31 - 7/31 Tu 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM $15.00 View 20
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CED6004-I
LTCC - Main Campus
Ledbetter Terrace
TBD 8/1 - 8/1 We 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM $15.00 View 20
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CED6004-J
LTCC - Main Campus
Ledbetter Terrace
TBD 8/2 - 8/2 Th 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM $15.00 View 20

Spanish Camp: Beginner

CONNECT Community Education is offering a Spanish Kids' Camp in cooperation with the Intensive Spanish Summer Institute. During this week-long camp, kids will be introduced to the Spanish language while participating in fun-filled indoor and outdoor activities. Activities may include; soccer, basketball, nature walks and cooking.  Themed days will introduce kids to various Spanish and Latino cultures through music, art, dance and history.   Beginning Spanish speakers can expect to learn the basics in vocabulary and conversation. The more advanced Spanish speaker will be challenged in higher level conversation.

 

Beginner level has little to no experience with Spanish. Intermediate level is able to understand and converse in Spanish.



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CED6000I
LTCC - Main Campus
G4
7 - 14 Houser 7/30 - 8/3 Mo Tu We Th Fr 08:00 AM - 03:00 PM $285.00 View 15

Spanish Camp: Intermediate

CONNECT Community Education is offering a Spanish Kids' Camp in cooperation with the Intensive Spanish Summer Institute. During this week-long camp, kids will be introduced to the Spanish language while participating in fun-filled indoor and outdoor activities. Activities may include; soccer, basketball, nature walks and cooking.  Themed days will introduce kids to various Spanish and Latino cultures through music, art, dance and history.   Beginning Spanish speakers can expect to learn the basics in vocabulary and conversation. The more advanced Spanish speaker will be challenged in higher level conversation.

 

Beginner level has little to no experience with Spanish. Intermediate level is able to understand and converse in Spanish.



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CED60001-02
LTCC - Main Campus
G4
7 - 14 Houser 7/30 - 8/3 Mo Tu We Th Fr 08:00 AM - 03:00 PM $285.00 View 18

Spanish Stand Up Paddleboarding

This workshop is great for families or individuals who want to get out and enjoy Lake Tahoe after a long day of learning! The workshop will introduce participants to the basics of Stand Up Paddle boarding including; safety, stroke technique, and board maneuvering. With these skills, participants will have the confidence to enjoy this very popular sport. Families or groups of 4 or more will receive a 10% discount.

Additional $20 rental fee (Board, Paddle, Life Jacket) thru South Tahoe Standup Paddle

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CED6000H
Off Campus
South Tahoe Standup Beach Kiosk
TBD 7/31 - 7/31 Tu 05:30 PM - 07:00 PM $20.00 View 8

Spanish Wine Walk

Enjoy a mid-week break with wine, relaxation and walking. Stroll the LTCC Demonstration Garden while you taste and sip wines from Spain and Latin America. Listen to the facilitator talk about the history, art and culture of these wines in English and Spanish. Practice your own conversation skills while you meet and mingle.

 

$45 includes tastes of five unique wines and light appetizers.



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CED6002
LTCC - Main Campus
Ledbetter Terrace
TBD 8/1 - 8/1 We 05:00 PM - 07:00 PM $45.00 View 20

Spanish: Hike and Meditation
This workshop is a nurturing blend, physical exercise with a practice in mindfulness.  Decompress from a busy week on the beautiful trails in South Lake Tahoe. This 3.5 mile guided moderate hike showcases Lake Tahoe’s serene forests and abundant of water. The guided meditation session will take place along a creek half way through the hike.  Conversation will be in English and Spanish. All levels welcome

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CED6000B
Off Campus
Various
Staff 8/2 - 8/2 Th 04:00 PM - 06:00 PM $18.00 View 19

Spanish: Mindfulness
Mindfulness is being in the present, not worrying about the past or future. Breathing methods are an easy way to achieve this. We will learn a breathing method based on a relaxed and centered body, and a calm and positive mind. Participants will experience the benefits of being in the present in this hands-on workshop. This workshop will be in English and Spanish.  

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CED6004-J
LTCC - Main Campus
Ledbetter Terrace
Stratton 7/31 - 7/31 Tu 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM $0.00 View 8

The Bridge Language Academy - Conéctate (ages 5-7)

Conéctate is a Spanish immersion program for children from ages 5-7. 
All the learning experiences in this program will be conducted in Spanish with a high focus on creativity and "hands on" learning pedagogy principles. Your child will be exposed to a variety of topics in order to learn the language and value the richness of foreign cultures.

Give your child  the gift of learning a second language.



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CED5065
Off Campus
The Bridge Language Academy
5yr 0mo - 7yr 11mo Staff 9/5 - 12/5 Mo We 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM $545.00 View 7
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CED5065-B
Off Campus
The Bridge Language Academy
5yr 0mo - 7yr 11mo Staff 9/5 - 12/5 Mo We 01:30 PM - 04:30 PM $545.00 View 10

The Bridge Language Academy - De Colores (ages 3-4)

Introduce young children to the Spanish Language at a young age in a warm and encouraging environment.  The Bridge Language Academy is a Spanish immersion enrichment program for pre-kinder children. All activities in this workshop will be conducted in Spanish with the Facilitator employing a wide variety of instructional strategies to support participants in their understanding and learning. Your child will be part of a fun, exciting, and truly supportive learning experience that can open the door to a life-long appreciation of other languages and cultures.  One and two day a week programs are available for 3 & 4 year olds.

 




Additional Information

No class April 9-13

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CED5028B
Off Campus
The Bridge Language Academy
3yr 0mo - 4yr 11mo Tapia 9/4 - 12/6 Tu Th 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM $545.00 View 5
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CED5028
Off Campus
The Bridge Language Academy
3yr 0mo - 4yr 11mo Tapia 9/7 - 12/7 Fr 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM $305.00 View 1