Continuing Education in Lincoln

The Heartland Lincoln Center offers a wide variety of personal enrichment classes each semester.


Additional information or questions should refer to the coordinator of Lincoln Continuing Education: Val Conrady / / 309-268-8975.

Shown below are course offerings for Fall 2017 and early Spring 2018. Registration for these classes may be completed online,  by visiting Heartland's Lincoln Campus or by calling 217-735-1731. 

Valentine Cake Decorating
Decorate your own small two-layer cake for Valentine's Day.  Learn how to stack and crumb coat.  Use simple piping techniques to make stunning flowers and borders.  Plenty of hands-on practice provided.  Bring a container to transport your perfect Valentine's Day creation home!  All supplies are provided. 

Heartland Lincoln Center
Room 628B
Lincoln, IL


Cost: $39

Instructor: Alicia Clark


Exceptional Customer Service

For your business or organization to retain relationships and acheive a healthy bottom line, exceptional customer service is crucial.  In this class, an industry expert will help you define superior customer service unique to your business and guide you through the skills, strategies and structures required to ensure that consistently positive service is provided by anyone interacting with your customers and clients. 

*We'll have a working lunch.  Students may bring a sack lunch or may order from Jimmy Johns for delivery.*

Heartland Lincoln Center
Room 628B
Lincoln, IL


Cost: $85

Instructor: Michael Woods 

SAT Writing and Test Taking Strategies

Score higher on the SAT exam with test preparation that focuses on writing and test taking strategies.  Class lessons include grammar rules for the multiple choice section of the writing test, essay structure targeting organization and critical reasoning, and the best strategies for successfully answering different types of questions.  Homework includes simulated tests. 

*Please bring pen and paper to class.  If HCC cancels classes due to inclement weather, Continuing Education classes will also be canceled. In this case, it will be announced on Heartland's website as well as local radio and TV stations. 

Lincoln Community High School 
1000 Railer Way
Lincoln, IL

Monday - Thursday 
3/12 to 3/15 (4 Sessions) 

Cost: $85

Instructor: Michelle Ryan 

Contact Us

Lincoln Center
620 Broadway St
Lincoln, IL 62656
Phone: 217-735-1731
Fax: 217-735-1352

Kristi Powell

Associate Director of HLC
Phone: 309-268-8973

Jennifer Kirby

Phone: 309-268-8971

Val Conrady

Coordinator of Adult & Continuing Education at the HLC
Phone: 309-268-8975

Kelsi Edwards

Phone: 309-268-8974