Wardrobe: Your Personal Style

Ages 50+. Complete an inventory to help define your style and discover if your wardrobe matches your lifestyle, what you need in your closet and answer the question, “How do we age with style?” Rediscover yourself with stylist and consultant Patricia Hillyer. Class topics are progressive but can be taken alone; register in advance.

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
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Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 2/11 Days: M Time: 1:30PM-3:30PM Price: $22.00 IDIn-district / $28.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20565 Online Registration: Register

Wardrobe: What Fits You

Ages 50+. Learn about style personalities, the colors that work best for you, clothing design for different body shapes and how fit and proportion of clothes affect your look. Rediscover yourself with stylist and consultant Patricia Hillyer. Class topics are progressive but can be taken alone; register in advance.

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
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Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 2/25 Days: M Time: 1:30PM-3:30PM Price: $22.00 IDIn-district / $28.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20564 Online Registration: Register

Wardrobe: Build Your Wardrobe after Retirement

Ages 50+. Learn how to edit and shop your current closet then discover how to build a core wardrobe for your current lifestyle. Enjoy the new you! Rediscover yourself with stylist and consultant Patricia Hillyer. Class topics are progressive but can be taken alone; register in advance.

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
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Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 3/11 Days: M Time: 1:30PM-3:30PM Price: $22.00 IDIn-district / $28.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20555 Online Registration: Register

Urban Homesteading: Fermentation Series

Ages 18+.

Artisanal Cheese Making: Using traditional craftsmanship techniques we will make a fresh hard cheese and ricotta, and learn about different hard and soft cheese cultures. The entire cheese making process from cultured milk to formed cheese ready for the press will be covered, plus how to create yogurt and kiefer. All supplies provided.

Savory Sourdough: Learn how to catch, care for, and use a wild sourdough culture. We will also go over regular bread baking techniques for those who want to start simple. Over the course of this class, we will make a batch of sourdough bread while we learn about proofing, the complex biology of a vital sourdough culture, and tips and tricks to get that great artisanal style bread in your own kitchen. Take home you own small round loaf and a sourdough culture.

Sauerkraut and Kombucha: Learn sauerkraut basics as we turn a head (or several) of cabbage and some salt into sauerkraut and take home a pint to ferment and enjoy. You will also learn how to make kimchi, kombucha, vinegar, and gurken pickles. There will be kombucha SCOBY to take home for anyone who wants it.

Fermentation Beyond Sauerkraut: Ready to explore the world of fermentation? Learn how to make your own fermented pickles, salsa, hot sauce, a variety of fermented non-alcoholic beverages, and even corned beef. Take home a pint of giardiniera and some habanero hot sauce to finish fermenting at home. Bring a wide mouthed pint jar or $1 to purchase from instructor.

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
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Calendar: + Calendar Dates: Artesanal Cheese Making 1/10 Days: Th Time: 6:30PM-8:30PM Price: $20.00 IDIn-district / $24.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20227 Online Registration: Register
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: Savory Sourdough 1/17 Days: Th Time: 6:30PM-8:30PM Price: $20.00 IDIn-district / $24.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20228 Online Registration: Register
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: Sauerkraut and Kombucha 1/24 Days: Th Time: 6:30PM-8:30PM Price: $20.00 IDIn-district / $24.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20229 Online Registration: Register
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: Fermentation Beyond Sauerkraut 1/31 Days: Th Time: 6:30PM-8:30PM Price: $20.00 IDIn-district / $24.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20230 Online Registration: Register

Urban Homesteading: Garden Series

Ages 18+.

Feeding the Family from the Backyard: Learn about the many possibilities for producing food right out of your backyard, from gardening and raising fruit trees, to backyard chickens, beekeeping, and landscaping with edible ornamentals and perennial vegetables. Kevin Prier of Suburban Homecraft will discuss various processes, how to decide where to start and how to get the best return on your efforts. If you are interested in any of the homesteading classes, we encourage you to join us for this discussion. Please register in advance.

Pruning and Grafting: Learn how to prune fruit trees and grapes for form and productivity, including thinning, recognizing fruiting spurs, and directing growth patterns. Learn how to graft new varieties onto existing trees or rootstock in time to take advantage of the free fruit grafting material from Eugene’s annual Propagation Fair in March. Class located offsite.

Backyard Poultry: Nothing beats an egg fresh from your backyard. Learn how to raise egg-laying chickens and ducks – breeds, feed, housing and safeguards against predators and disease. Get a small coop or chicken tractor ready for spring hatching season.

Spring Garden Preparation: Get your garden ready for an early planting of peas and start tomato seeds inside so they are ready when the weather warms up. Gardening basics and more advanced techniques will include starts vs. direct sowing, co-planting, attracting beneficial insects, composting, soil amendments and maximizing space. Free seeds included with class.

Intro to Beekeeping:  A productive bee hive can produce up to five galls of honey a year. Learn beekeeping basics, such as equipment, supplies, sources, and techniques, before you commit to building your own hives. Learn about current issues with beekeeping, local laws, common diseases and pests, and their treatment options. Local package bees arrive in early April.

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
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Calendar: + Calendar Dates: Feeding the Family from the Backyard 2/7 Days: Th Time: 6:30PM-7:30PM Price: Free Class #: 20663 Online Registration: Register
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: Pruning and Grafting 2/9 Days: Sa Time: 2PM-4PM Price: $20.00 IDIn-district / $24.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20231 Online Registration: Register
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: Backyard Poultry 2/14 Days: Th Time: 6:30PM-8:30PM Price: $20.00 IDIn-district / $24.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20232 Online Registration: Register
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: Spring Garden Preparation 2/21 Days: Th Time: 6:30PM-8:30PM Price: $20.00 IDIn-district / $24.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20233 Online Registration: Register
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: Intro to Beekeeping 2/28 Days: Th Time: 6:30PM-8:30PM Price: $20.00 IDIn-district / $24.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20235 Online Registration: Register

Urban Homesteading: Picnic Series

Ages 18+.

Sausage Making: If you love sausages but hate what goes into the ones from the grocery store, you can learn how to make your own from whole ingredients. Develop your own spice mix so your sausage is as mild or spicy as you like, and eat them with some homemade mustard.

Condiments: Make your next picnic amazing with your own homemade condiments. Learn how to make mayonnaise, mustard, relish, and ketchup, and how to tailor each recipe to make your own signature version. Bring three small containers to take home a share of what is made in class.

Chutney and More: Learn how to make three varieties of chutney, sweet, mild, and spicy. Learn the basics for modifying existing recipes or creating your own personal brand, perfect for your holiday spread. Take home a sample of to savor or share, please bring three small containers.

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
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Calendar: + Calendar Dates: Sausage Making: 3/7 Days: Th Time: 6:30PM-8:30PM Price: $20.00 IDIn-district / $24.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20502 Online Registration: Register
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: Condiments: 3/14 Days: Th Time: 6:30PM-8:30PM Price: $20.00 IDIn-district / $24.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20505 Online Registration: Register
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: Chutney and More: 3/21 Days: Th Time: 6:30PM-8:30PM Price: $20.00 IDIn-district / $24.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20506 Online Registration: Register

Urban Homesteading: Treat Yourself Series

Ages 18+.

Balms, Butters and Salves: Learn to make a variety of skin creams, lip balms, and herbal salves for gifts or a treat for yourself. Take home some lip balm and herbal salve to keep or give as a gift. All supplies are included in the class fee. Register in advance.

Soap Making: Learn the basics of making bar soap from scratch. Discussion includes the chemistry of saponification, properties of different base oils and local sources, and fragrance oils and other additives while we make a batch of soap. Also learn how to make liquid soap and two forms of laundry soap and take home a share of the soap we produce. All supplies are included in the registration fee. Register in advance.

Aromatherapy and Essential Oils: NEW! Essential oils can have strong therapeutic qualities. Learn how to use them effectively and safely in spray mists, massage oil, and even mosquito repellant creams or sprays. Register in advance.

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
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Calendar: + Calendar Dates: Balms, Butters and Salves: 4/4 Days: Th Time: 6:30PM-8:30PM Price: $20.00 IDIn-district / $24.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20507 Online Registration: Register
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: Soap Making: 4/11 Days: Th Time: 6:30PM-8:30PM Price: $20.00 IDIn-district / $24.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20508 Online Registration: Register
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: Aromatherapy and Essential Oils: 4/25 Days: Th Time: 6:30PM-8:30PM Price: $20.00 IDIn-district / $24.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20510 Online Registration: Register

Graphic Design Basics

Ages 18+. Learn how to create flyers, posters logos and more with your computer. Instructor Lila Reid will teach basics of computer design using free programs, MSPublisher and more. Class meets in the Adult Activity Center computer lab.

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
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Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 1/8-1/29 Days: Tu Time: 5:30PM-6:30PM Price: $49.00 IDIn-district / $59.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20307 Online Registration: Register
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 2/5-2/26 Days: Tu Time: 5:30PM-6:30PM Price: $49.00 IDIn-district / $59.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20308 Online Registration: Register

Advanced Circuit Building

Ages 14+. Use a solderless breadboard to build a more complicated circuit. When building a circuit with several components, the wireless breadboard provides and advantage by allowing the user to make quick multiple connections that are not permanent. By the end of class, each student will have used this tool to build a circuit with multiple components. Prerequisite: Basic Circuit Building. Instructor: Doug Weiss. Register in advance.

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
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Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 2/12 Days: Tu Time: 6PM-8PM Price: $26.00 IDIn-district / $31.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20272 Online Registration: Register

Self-Publishing: How to Write a Novel

Ages 18+. Was finally writing that novel inside you one of your New Year’s Resolutions? Join author Valerie Ihsan to learn the ins and outs of novel writing. (Works for memoirs too!) Topics include: character development, scene structure, outlining, theme, and self-editing. Advance registration required.

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
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Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 1/23 Days: W Time: 6:30PM-8:30PM Price: $22.00 IDIn-district / $27.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20568 Online Registration: Register

The Nitty Gritty of Self Publishing

Ages 18+. Author Valerie Ihsan of Willow Bench Books teaches you the ins and outs of how to self-publish your book. Learn how to develop your own resources or team, what it takes to publish your book and what tools are key to success. Register in advance.

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
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Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 2/6 Days: W Time: 6:30PM-8:30PM Price: $22.00 IDIn-district / $27.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20571 Online Registration: Register

Monthly Writer’s Group

Ages 18+. Join Author Valerie Ishan each month for a writers’ salon. The French salon, a product of The Enlightenment in the early 18th century, was a place for women and men to meet to talk about a variety of topics. This group for writers will allow a lively discussion and Q & A for writers of all level and interests.

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
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Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 2/12-5/14 Days: Tu Time: 7PM-8:30PM Price: $5.00 Class #: 20569 Online Registration: Register

Self-Publishing: Book Creation

Ages 18+. Author Valerie Ihsan of Willow Bench Books will teach you the best way to create your book. Learn how to create files for your e-book and paperback and how to upload your book files to major retailers like Amazon. This amazing three part series even covers reviews and book launching so you can DIY! Please register in advance.

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
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Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 2/27 Days: W Time: 6:30PM-8:30PM Price: $22.00 IDIn-district / $27.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20570 Online Registration: Register

Chinese

Ages 18+. Explore different ways of communicating and writing in Mandarin Chinese. All levels of experience welcomed and instructor will provide individual attention for students to meet goals. Instructor: Jen Jen Hwang-Shum. Register in advance by January 4.

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
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Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 1/9-3/13 Days: W Time: 6PM-8PM Price: $129 IDIn-district / $155 ODOut-of-district Class #: 19918 Online Registration: Register

Spanish 1

Ages 18+. This course is for beginners of those with only cursory knowledge of the language. Textbook: Living Language Beginning and Intermediate, Instructor: Sied Imani

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
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Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 1/15-3/5 Days: Tu Time: 6PM-8PM Price: $72.00 IDIn-district / $87.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20574 Online Registration: Register

Spanish 2

Ages 18+. This is an intermediate course designed for students who have a basic familiarity with essential vocabulary in Spanish. We learn Spanish through music, videos, recipes, games and lots of fun activities. Textbook: Living Language beginning and intermediate. Instructor: Sied Imani. No class 1/21 and 2/18.

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
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Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 1/14-3/18 Days: M Time: 6PM-8PM Price: $72.00 IDIn-district / $87.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20575 Online Registration: Register

Spanish, Conversational

Ages 18+. Already know how to speak Spanish but need to practice with varying topics and discussing as a group? Conversation in Spanish helps your brush up on your Spanish based on literature, current events and personal life events. Come and discuss together while instructor Gerardo gives you feedback and pointers.Class requirement is Spanish 1 or proficient in the language.

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
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Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 3/5-4/9 Days: Tu Time: 6PM-8PM Price: $72.00 IDIn-district / $87.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20566 Online Registration: Register

Spanish Advanced

Ages 50+. Intermediate to advanced. Focus on language immersion, conversational skills, useful vocabulary and phrases for the traveler. Textbook required: Living Language. Instructor: Sied Imani. Register in advance.

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
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Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 4/5-6/7 Days: F Time: 10:30AM-12:30PM Price: $72.00 IDIn-district / $87.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20576 Online Registration: Register

Italian, Level 1

Ages 50+. Beginning to intermediate. Enjoy an introduction to the language and culture of this ancient land. Focus on basic grammar, conversational skills and useful vocabulary and phrases for the traveler. Textbook required. Instructor consent required for new students. Instructor: Sied Imani. Register in advance.

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
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Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 1/11-3/1 Days: F Time: 8:30AM-10:30AM Price: $150.00 IDIn-district / $180.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20577 Online Registration: Register

Relaxation and Stress Relief Strategies

Ages 18+. PTA Keith Wohlberg will help you learn about the effects of stress, its causes, and effective strategies for reducing stress including relaxation. Class will include discussion, learning segments and guided meditation for relaxation.

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
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Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 2/5-2/26 Days: Tu Time: 4:30PM-5:30PM Price: $49.00 IDIn-district / $59.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20302 Online Registration: Register

Intro to MELT

Ages 18+. Discover the MELT Method, a technique designed to balance and hydrate your body for better health. In this 30-minute intro, learn the why and how of this relaxing and pain reducing practice. Instructor: Ann Cooper.

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
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Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 2/9 Days: Sa Time: 10:30AM-11AM Price: Pass holders or drop-in Class #: N/A Online Registration: Free for new students

Feldenkrais Method Workshop

Ages 18+. The Feldenkrais Method uses light exercise and focus to improve range of motion and ease of movement. The method allows you to bring grace into your movements while increasing coordination and flexibility. Get started in this 90 minute workshop. Instructor: Anne Cooper

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
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Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 3/2 Days: Sa Time: 9AM-10AM Price: $19.00 IDIn-district / $25.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20668 Online Registration: Register

How to Make a Lifestyle Change

Ages 18+.  Canceled. Set goals, make changes and make them last! Instructor Amber Sanguinetti, Whole Wellness Coach and MS guides you through making the changes you want and teaches you how to keep it going for life.

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
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Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 1/15-2/5 Days: Tu Time: 6PM-7PM Price: $35.00 IDIn-district / $42.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: canceled Online Registration: N/A

Accepting our Emotional Nature

Ages 50+. Most of us don’t really know how much fear impacts our daily lives. We’re missing out on so much joy, wonder and hope that exists beyond fear. More poignantly, we are not free. In this class we will learn very powerful and effective tools for moving beyond fear so that we can be happy, joyful and free as never before. Carolyn Higgins, personal growth facilitator.

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
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Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 1/9-1/30 Days: W Time: 1PM-3PM Price: $17.00 IDIn-district / $20.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20373 Online Registration: Register

It’s Never Too Late to Live the Life You Want

Ages 50+. You can live the life you have always dreamed of, even if you don’t know exactly what that is right now. Learn how to define what you want. Understand what gets in your way and eliminate those obstacles. And then with joy, began living the life you have always dreamed. Carolyn Higgins, personal growth instructor.

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
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Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 3/6-3/27 Days: W Time: 1PM-3PM Price: $17.00 IDIn-district / $20.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20371 Online Registration: Register

Spring Cleaning: Weeding and Seeding

Ages 50+. It’s the time of year to clear out the clutter and make room for more joy and laughter. Together we will weed out what no longer serves us and then seed wonderful futures. Presented by Carolyn Higgins, personal growth facilitator.

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
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Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 4/3-4/24 Days: W Time: 1PM-3PM Price: $17.00 IDIn-district / $20.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20374 Online Registration: Register

Aging: Exposing the Myths, Secrets, and Lies

Ages 50+. We all have personal myths, secrets, fears, and lies that we have accepted about aging. With courage, we can face them and release them ? creating a new future for ourselves. Join us in a safe and nurturing environment and give yourself a new beginning. Carolyn Higgins, personal growth facilitator.

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
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Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 2/6-2/27 Days: W Time: 1PM-3PM Price: $17.00 IDIn-district / $20.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20372 Online Registration: Register

Acupressure for Headaches

Ages 50+. Headaches can be caused by many factors including stress, sinus pressure, muscle tension and eye strain. Learn to use acupressure to relieve your own headache with techniques that can even ease migraine pain. Instructor: Nathan Schulman, OMD. Register in advance.

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
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Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 4/3 Days: W Time: 12PM-1PM Price: $15.00 IDIn-district / $18.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20300 Online Registration: Register

Acupressure for Neck and Shoulder Tension

Ages 50+. Join Nathan Schulman, Licensed Acupuncturist for a fun and hands-on class on how to use acupressure to relieve shoulder and neck tension. Handouts will be provided as well as tension relieving exercises.

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
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Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 5/8 Days: W Time: 12PM-1PM Price: $15.00 IDIn-district / $18.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20301 Online Registration: Register

Laughter Yoga

Ages 18+. Laughter yoga is a new twist on an ancient practice. Not only does it increase happiness, but it also strengthens the immune system, reduces pain and lowers stress. Instead of using humor, laughter is initiated through creative exercise. Practitioners do not have to master any of the traditional yoga postures. They simply need to laugh. Join Sandra Jeffs for this free workshop!

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
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Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 2/28 Days: Th Time: 4PM-4:45PM Price: Free Class #: 20379 Online Registration: Register
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 5/23 Days: Th Time: 4PM-4:45PM Price: Free Class #: 20600 Online Registration: Register

Genealogy

Ages 50+. Come find your lost ancestors and create your own family tree. We will begin at ground zero, do research, find your family members, and personalize your tree with photos, stories and documents. We will look at all the family history programs on the web, including many fun and useful sites. Each class will have time for both instruction and allow you to work on your own family line. Limited space available. Register in advance.

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
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Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 2/6-3/6 Days: W Time: 10AM-11:30AM Price: $33.00 IDIn-district / $39.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20573 Online Registration: Register
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 4/1-4/29 Days: M Time: 6PM-7:30PM Price: $33.00 IDIn-district / $39.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20682 Online Registration: Register

AARP Driver Safety

Ages 50+. Take a refresher class to improve your driving. Completing the course could qualify you for a lower insurance rate. Instructor is certified by AARP. Register in advance. Pay $20 fee ($15 for AARP members) directly to instructor; no credit cards accepted.

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
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Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 2/4-2/11 Days: M Time: 12:30PM-3:30PM Price: $20 Class #: 20390 Online Registration: Register
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 3/11-3/18 Days: M Time: 12:30PM-3:30PM Price: $20 Class #: 20391 Online Registration: Register
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 4/15-4/22 Days: M Time: 12:30PM-3:30PM Price: $20 Class #: 20392 Online Registration: Register
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 5/13-5/20 Days: M Time: 12:30PM-3:30PM Price: $20 Class #: 20393 Online Registration: Register

Declutter and Organize Your Home

Ages 18+. Spring cleaning, downsizing or just too much stuff? Learn practical ways and helpful hints to make your house easier to maintain. This two-part class provides tips and tools with homework to immediately start a plan of action. Instructor: Patricia Hillyer. Register in advance.

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
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Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 3/2-3/9 Days: Sa Time: 10AM-12PM Price: $30.00 IDIn-district / $36.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20572 Online Registration: Register

Memoirs of the Heart

Ages 50+. Learn how to begin writing your memoirs using in-class writing prompts that enable stories to reveal the writers values, motives, beliefs and hopes. Class will be facilitated by Bonnie Hennessey and students are required to purchase “A Journey Together through the Experiences that Formed Us” book. Register in advance. All registrants will be required to sign a confidentiality statement at the first class meeting.

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
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Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 3/5-4/9 Days: Tu Time: 1PM-3PM Price: $30.00 IDIn-district / $36.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20613 Online Registration: Register

Bee My Valentine Cake Decorating

Ages 18+. Get ready for Valentine’s Day by learning how to decorate your own cake or cupcake in this beginning cake decorating class. Students will learn how to create frosting, piping and decorating techniques, including a detailed frosting bee, just in time for Valentines. All students will walk away with a cupcake they’ve decorated.

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
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Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 2/6 Days: W Time: 6PM-8:30PM Price: $30.00 IDIn-district / $37.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20552 Online Registration: Register

Food and Wine Fusion: Bites, Wine, and Dancing

Ages 21+. Explore the pairings of food and wine to create an enhanced dining experience. Indulge in an evening of appetizers, wine, and dessert. White, red, and sparkling wines will be profiled to marry the flavors of culture and cravings. Don’t let the night end there: Take it a step further and bring your friend or partner to our ballroom dance class that starts right after Food and Wine Fusion class (cost included). Instructor: Frank Schnebly. Register in advance.

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
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Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 2/13 Days: W Time: 6PM-7:30PM Price: $39.00 IDIn-district / $46.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20550 Online Registration: Register

Springfest: German Wine Tasting

Ages 21+. Celebrate Germany with an early Springfest, known as Frühlingsfest! Explore some of the country’s best vintages with Monika Rauch, German native and wine importer. Taste your way through the region’s white and red varieties while nibbling on baguettes, cheese and more. Bottles of wine will be available for purchase. Limited space, so register in advance.

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
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Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 4/3 Days: W Time: 6PM-8PM Price: $19.00 IDIn-district / $23.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20368 Online Registration: Register

Lavender Lunch: Cooking Demonstration

Ages 18+. Summertime is lavender season. Students will learn techniques and instruction on a variety of ways to use your lavender cuttings in cooking, in addition to enjoying a full lunch. Menu includes artichoke-dipped halibut, lavender roasted carrots, and rosemary and lavender cornbread, along with lavender honey posset for dessert. Take away a set of easy-to-use lavender recipes before heading out to the Oregon lavender festivals. Class size is limited, so be sure to register in advance! Registration deadline: March 9.

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
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Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 3/15 Days: F Time: 11AM-1PM Price: $35.00 IDIn-district / $39.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20363 Online Registration: Register

Beginning Dog Training, Puppies and More

Ages 18+. New dog? Dog obedience training can help your new dog or pup to achieve basic manners around people and other dogs. Teach watch, sit, down, walk on a leash, come, wait and other tricks while furthering bonds. No class 1/16, 2/6.

Buy a 4 visit pass for $52.  Purchase Punch Pass

 

Location: Bob Keefer Center
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: Ongoing Days: W Time: 6:30PM-7:30PM Price: Drop in with punch pass Class #: N/A Online Registration: Drop-in anytime

Intermediate Dog Training

Ages 18+. You and your dog learn the tools necessary to be good community citizens, including basic dog obedience and community manners. Your dog will learn watch, sit, down, come, stay, wait, greet and many other tools to be a great community citizen. Canine Good Citizen testing is available. If you have owned your dog for a while and bonded with them and your dog is at least 6 months old, this dog obedience class is for you.  No class 1/16, 2/6. Prerequisite: Beginning Dog Training or with instructor approval.

Buy a 4 visit pass for $52.  Purchase Punch Pass

 

Location: Bob Keefer Center
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: Ongoing Days: W Time: 7:30PM-8:30PM Price: Drop in with punch pass Class #: N/A Online Registration: Drop-in anytime