Haitian Creole class for community outreach offered

  • Friday, October 5, 2012

    Haitian Creole class for community outreach offered

    PRINCESS ANNE, MD-(Oct. 5, 2012) Registration is now open for a one-day class, "Haitian Creole for Community Outreach," Nov. 15, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's Foreign Language Instructional Center.

    The class provides practical vocabulary and cultural understanding to social workers, clergy, humanitarian aid volunteers and others in the helping professions.  No prior knowledge of Haitian Creole is required.  It is taught by a native-speaking instructor in a state-of-the-art language learning classroom. The fee is $119 per person and includes all materials. Register at www.umes.edu/FLIC   or call 410-651-6543.    

     

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    Gail Stephens, assistant director, UMES Office of Public Relations, 410-651-7580, gcstephens@umes.edu   

    Bill Robinson, director, UMES Office of Public Relations, 410-621-2355, wrobinson3@umes.edu.