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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
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  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
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  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
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  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

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

Speed Up Your Computer

Ages 18+. Improving computer performance is as easy as 1-2-3! Learn simple steps to tune up, de-clutter, and bring new life to your PC or Mac without spending a dime. Bonus: Learn the simple upgrade that can improve the performance of many computers by 300 percent or more. Instructor: Aaron Andrus. 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: 8/17 Days: F Time: 1:30PM-3PM Price: Free Class #: 17860 Online Registration: Register

ODTI Driver’s Education

Ages 15+

This Oregon Department of Transportation-approved program consists of 33 hours of classroom instruction, six hours of behind-the-wheel instruction, six hours of observation in the vehicle and two hours of parent education. Parents must attend the first class. Register now at: Oregondrivertraining.com. For questions call: 541-342-4339.

$350 for ages 15-17/$540 for ages 18+

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Location: Willamalane Center
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 4/7-6/13 Days: Tu Time: 10am-1pm Price: $350 for ages 15-17/$540 for ages 18+ Class #: Call (541) 342-4339 to Register Online Registration: Register
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 7/9-8/20 no class 7/16 and 7/18 Days: MW Time: 9am-12pm Price: $350 for ages 15-17/$540 for ages 18+ Class #: Call (541) 342-4339 to Register Online Registration: Register