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Classes

Call Center to sign-up. Sign-up For Classes at the Center or by calling: 715-839-4909 Please sign up in advance as soon as possible. Some classes may be canceled due to lack of interest. Also, they may have pre-requisite information and supply lists. Payment is required upon sign-up for class. If signing-up by phone, payment must be received in 1 week. Fees are non-refundable unless the Center is able to fill your spot, or the Class has been canceled. Please refer to page 6 for computer class descriptions.

 

 

Classes offered for the month of  January:

 

 

**ebay Practice If you have taken the Beginner ebay class from the Senior Center or have previous ebay buying or selling experiences, would like time to practice under the supervision of an experienced ebay seller & have an email account, consider taking this class.

Tuesdays, Jan. 2 & 9 9:30-11am $10m/$15nm Presenter: Cheryl Corbin

 

**Yoga Therapy Clinic If you have movement issues, such as joint or muscle pain, stop in for a brief consultation to see how yoga might support your body’s natural healing process. Please arrive by 2pm and put your name on the sign-up sheet. You will be seen in that order.

Mon., Jan. 8 2-3:30pm m/nm by donation Presenter: Kathy McAlister, Certified International Assoc. of Yoga Therapists

 

**Beginning Bridge This class will introduce the basic rules for beginning bridge players.

Tuesdays & Thursdays, Jan. 9-Feb. 1 9:30-11am $16m/$24nm Presenters: Bev Nelson & Valerie Henrich

 

**Get the Grandkids into Gardening Initial meeting for Grandparents who would like to join our program in May, “Get the Grandkids Into Gardening”. Preview of May program with kids will cover, registration for adults and grandkids for the later meeting. Later meeting will depend on open days for the kids. Discuss types of gardens for kids based on their interests. Discuss seeds and plants to order. Prepare order for seeds to order for Kid’s Day.

Tues., Jan. 9 1-3pm $2m/$3nm Presenters: Bob Stitt and Carol Lendle

 

**Tai Chi 8 Form Class Tai Chi appears to be slow-moving and effortless, but it actually provides many of the physical benefits of other types of exercise including strength, flexibility and balance. This low impact exercise requires mental focus, provides regular, deep breathing. It’s slow, flowing movements make it one of the best stress relievers available. This class is meant for people with little to no experience with Tai Chi.

Tuesdays, Jan. 9-Feb. 6 1:30-2:30pm $10m/$15nm Presenter: Charlene Wu/Qiaoling Zeng

 

**Trouble-shooting Your Knitting This class will help you identify and fix common knitting mistakes. Knitting becomes more fun and relaxing with the knowledge that ripping is not the only solution!
Mon., Jan. 29 9:30am-12noon $5m/$7.50nm Presenter: Ellen Nelson

 

Classes offered for the month of  February:

**ebay Class Learn how to buy or sell safely on ebay. Pre-requisites for class are basic computer skills, some experience with internet & have an email account.

Tuesdays, Feb. 6-20 9:30-11am $20m/$30nm Presenter: Cheryl Corbin

 

**Sheepshead Learn how to play Sheepshead.

Wed., Feb.7-March 7 9-11am $25m/$30nm Presenter: Ron Herkowski

 

**Garden Round Table Review Grandkids Day, discuss seed starting and ordering seeds in February, including: celery, peppers & strawberries. Early outdoor sowing will also be discussed.

Wed., Feb. 7 1-3pm $2m/$3nm Presenter: Bob Stitt and Carol Lendle

 

**Quilting Join us for a quilting class that is appropriate for new or experienced quilters. The quilting pattern is an easy version of a star pattern. You are welcome to use recycled clothing to make a practical memory quilt, use fabric in your fabric stash or buy new fabric. You also have the choice of making a pillow, lap quilt or larger quilt.

Thurs., Feb. 8 12-2pm $12m/$18nm Presenter: Joy Bergstrand

 

**Facebook Facebook is always making changes and updates to their site. Communicate with your family and friends by staying up-to-the-minute with your children and grandchildren! It is one of the top social networking sites with over 2 billion users worldwide, you will learn how to find friends, post to your timeline, upload, add and tag photos, message, chat, create and manage lists, create groups, events and so much more!

Fridays, Feb. 16-March 16 9:30-11:30am $25m/$37.50nm Presenter: Elaine Welin

 

**Knit-A-Long Building Blocks Afghan Knit an afghan in 12 blocks over six months! Each separate block focuses on the development of a particular knitting skill. You will want to attend as many sessions as you can to boost your knitting knowledge and the friendships that will follow.

Mondays, Feb. 19-July 23 9:30-11:30am $10m/$15nm Presenter: Ellen Nelson

 

**ebay Practice If you have taken the Beginner ebay Class from the Senior Center or have previous ebay buying or selling experiences, would like time to practice under the supervision of an experienced ebay seller and have an email account, consider taking this class.

Tuesdays, Feb. 27-March 6 9:30-11am $10m/$15nm Presenter: Cheryl Corbin