Chinese Medicine 101

Ages 50+. Traditional Chinese medicine originated in ancient China and has evolved over thousands of years. Practitioners use herbal medicines and various mind and body practices, such as acupuncture, acupressure and tai chi to treat or prevent health problems. Join Nathan Schulman, licensed acupuncturist and massage therapist. Register in advance.

Location: Alder Room at Willamalane Adult Activity Center
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 9/26 Days: W Time: 12PM-1PM Price: $15.00 IDIn-district / $18.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 18069 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.

Interested in our local heritage? Check out our free lecture, Genealogy: Local Research and Introduction

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 5/16-6/6 Days: W Time: 10AM-11:30AM Price: $33.00 IDIn-district / $39.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 17845 Online Registration: Register
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 7/11-8/1 Days: W Time: 10AM-11:30AM Price: $33.00 IDIn-district / $39.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 17846 Online Registration: Register

Pizza Making 101

Ages 18+. Canceled. Partnering with Provisions Market, join Marche’s best pizza cooks and Executive Chef Karl Zenk for an inside look at the tips and tricks of making truly great pizza. Whether you love the big slice in Provisions or the wood-oven pies from Marché, there will be lots to learn and taste. We’ll cover dough throwing, topping ratios and cooking methods from the grill to the hearth oven to the home pizza stone- and then we’ll enjoy the fruits of our efforts with dinner. Pre-registration required by July 16.

Location: Provisions Market Hall, 296 E 5th Ave, Eugene, OR 97401
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 7/23 Days: M Time: 1:30PM-3:30PM Price: $39.00 IDIn-district / $45.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: Canceled Online Registration: n/a

Bubbles and Brunch

Ages 21+. Join us for a delicious mouth watering brunch on our beautiful patio. Instructor Frank Schnebly will teach you about wines from around the world and what tasty foods they pair best with. All patricipants will dine on quiche, fruit, prime rib, and a decadent dessert; all with wonderful bubbly! Must be 21 years of age or older to attend this class. Pre-registration required by July 30.

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
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  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 8/4 Days: Sa Time: 10AM-12PM Price: $39.00 IDIn-district / $46.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 17730 Online Registration: Register

Beginning Dog Training, Puppies & 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. Register for a session or buy a punch card.

Location: Bob Keefer Center
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 5/9-6/27 Days: W Time: 6:30PM-7:30PM Price: $94.00 IDIn-district / $112.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 17830 Online Registration: Register
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 7/11-9/5 Days: W Time: 6:30PM-7:30PM Price: $94.00 IDIn-district / $112.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 17831 Online Registration: Register

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 a dog before and your dog is at least 6 months old, this dog obedience class is for you. Punch cards are available.

Location: Bob Keefer Center
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 5/9-6/27 Days: W Time: 7:30PM-8:30PM Price: $94.00 IDIn-district / $112.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 17832 Online Registration: Register
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 7/11-9/5 Days: W Time: 7:30PM-8:30PM Price: $94.00 IDIn-district / $112.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 17833 Online Registration: Register

Advanced Dog Training

Ages 18+. This dog obedience class is for dog owners who want to push themselves and their dogs to achieve higher levels of Canine Good Citizen understanding and abilities. Punch cards are available. Prerequisite: Basic CGC or instructor approval.

Location: Bob Keefer Center
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 5/9-6/27 Days: W Time: 1PM-2PM Price: $94.00 IDIn-district / $112.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 17834 Online Registration: Register
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 7/11-9/5 Days: W Time: 1PM-2PM Price: $94.00 IDIn-district / $112.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 17835 Online Registration: Register

Reclaim, Repurpose, Redesign

Ages 18+. Do you have wood furniture or home decor in need of a makeover? This one-day class will provide you with painting tips and tricks to add the character and curb appeal you are looking without spending a lot of money. Dania Ballard, a repurpose enthusiast, will guide you through the steps of making DIY chalk paint and how to select colors and shades that add interest. Each participant will have an opportunity to work with an item provided in the class. Class fees include all supplies.

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
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  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 8/11 Days: Sa Time: 9:30AM-11:30AM Price: $18.00 IDIn-district / $21.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 17844 Online Registration: Register

Urban Homesteading: Picnic Series

Ages 18+. Be the star of the show with your amazing homemade sausages on sourdough buns with fresh sauerkraut and condiments, all washed down with home-brewed kombucha. Keep the bugs away with essential oil insect repellent.  Save 10% when you register for the complete series!

Sourdough Sausage Buns:  Ages 18+. Starting with a sourdough culture, you’ll make your own buns and learn about sourdough bread techniques, including how to catch your own wild sourdough culture. You can also take home an established sourdough starter to get baking at home right away.

Homemade Condiments: Ages 18+. 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.

Sauerkraut & Kombucha: Ages 50+. Learn sauerkraut basics as we turn a head (or several) of cabbage and some salt into sauerkraut. Take home a pint to ferment and enjoy! You will also learn how to make kimchi, kombucha, vinegar and gherkin pickles. There will be kombucha SCOBY to take home for anyone who wants it!

Sausage Making: Ages 18+. 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. We’ll make a batch in class and eat them with some homemade mustard from our second class.

Herbal Insect Repellents & SPF:  Ages 18+. No picnic is complete without bugs. Learn how to make essential oil insect repellent creams and sprays, healing salves, and learn about the SPF potential of various herbal combinations. Only scientifically tested, proven safe and effective combinations are used. Take home a share of what we make in class. This NEW class is offered exclusively at Willamalane Adult Activity Center!

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
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  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 5/3: Sourdough Sausage Buns Days: Th Time: 6:30PM-8:30PM Price: $20.00 IDIn-district / $24.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 17986 Online Registration: Register
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 5/10: Homemade Condiments Days: Th Time: 6:30PM-8:30PM Price: $20.00 IDIn-district / $24.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 17984 Online Registration: Register
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 5/17: Sauerkraut & Kombucha Days: Th Time: 6:30PM-8:30PM Price: $20.00 IDIn-district / $24.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 17996 Online Registration: Register
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 5/24: Sausage Making Days: Th Time: 6:30PM-8:30PM Price: $20.00 IDIn-district / $24.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 17987 Online Registration: Register
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 5/31: Herbal Insect Repellents & SPF Days: Th Time: 6:30PM-8:30PM Price: $20.00 IDIn-district / $24.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 17990 Online Registration: Register

Mac Computers

Mac 1: Understanding MacOS

Ages 50+. Learn the ins and outs of Mac computers, including system icons; menus; learning tools and resources; system maintenance and updates; security features; how it’s different from Windows; and much more. Please bring your own Mac laptop or desktop to class. Instructor: Aaron Andrus. No prerequisite. Register in advance.

Mac 2: Apps and Productivity

Ages 50+. Apple’s Mac computer apps offer Franklin-Planner-like tools for organizing your life, reaching your goals, managing your photos, communicating with loved ones and much more. Plus, learn how to seamlessly share your photos and documents between your Mac and your iPhone or iPad via the cloud, so your important information is available to you wherever you go. Please bring your own Mac laptop or desktop to class. Instructor: Aaron Andrus. No prerequisite. Register in advance.

Mac Photos

Ages 50+. Smartphones have made it oh-so-easy to capture life’s precious moments and unique beauties, but how do we manage our ever-expanding photo libraries? Apple’s tools have made it easier than ever to find and manage photos, create photo albums, edit photos and share. This class will give you all the tools you need to maximize your precious digital photo collection and share it with the people you care about. Bring your Mac to class. Instructor: Aaron Andrus. Register in advance.

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
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  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: Mac 1: 7/19-7/26 Days: Th Time: 9:30AM-11:30AM Price: $34.00 IDIn-district / $40.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 17931 Online Registration: Register
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: Mac 2: 8/2-8/9 Days: Th Time: 9:30AM-11:30AM Price: $34.00 IDIn-district / $40.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 17933 Online Registration: Register
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: Photos: 8/13-8/15 Days: M W Time: 9:30AM-11:30AM Price: $34.00 IDIn-district / $40.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 17934 Online Registration: Register

Memoirs from the Heart

Ages 50+. Write your memoirs using in-class writing prompts that lead to stories that reveal your values, motives, beliefs and hopes. Facilitated by Bonnie Hennessey. Register in advance. All registrants will be required to sign a confidentiality statement at the first class meeting. No meeting 8/24.

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
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  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 5/11-9/14 Days: F Time: 9:30AM-11:30AM Price: $5.00 IDIn-district / $6.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 17793 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, useful vocabulary and phrases for the traveler. Textbook required. Instructor: Sied Imani. Register in advance.

Location: Alder Room at Willamalane Adult Activity Center
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  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 4/27-6/1 Days: F Time: 8:30AM-10:30AM Price: $150.00 IDIn-district / $180.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 18090 Online Registration: Register
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 6/8-7/13 Days: F Time: 8:30AM-10:30AM Price: $150.00 IDIn-district / $180.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 18163 Online Registration: Register
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 7/20-8/17 Days: F Time: 8:30AM-10:30AM Price: $125.00 IDIn-district / $150.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 18420 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. Pay $20 fee ($15 for AARP members) directly to instructor. No credit cards accepted. Register in advance.

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
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  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 4/23-4/30 Days: M Time: 12:30PM-3:30PM Price: See above Class #: 16941 Online Registration: Register
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 5/14-5/21 Days: M Time: 12:30PM-3:30PM Price: See above Class #: 18102 Online Registration: Register
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 6/18-6/25 Days: M Time: 12:30PM-3:30PM Price: See above Class #: 18103 Online Registration: Register
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 7/23-7/30 Days: M Time: 12:30PM-3:30PM Price: See above Class #: 18104 Online Registration: Register
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 8/13-8/27 Days: M Time: 12:30PM-3:30PM Price: See above Class #: 18105 Online Registration: Register

Flashlight Hike

All ages. Under the canopy of oaks and firs we will make our way along the trails at Dorris Ranch. Using flashlights as our guide we will seek out plants and animals not always visible by the light of day.

Location: Dorris Ranch
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 8/17 Days: F Time: 8:30PM-10PM Price: $7.00 IDIn-district / $9.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 18014 Online Registration: Register