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The AARP Smart Driver Course, offered by AARP Driver Safety, is the nation's largest classroom driver safety course and is designed especially for drivers age 50 and older.  You may be eligible to receive an insurance discount upon completing the course, so consult your insurance agent for details. AARP membership is not required to take the course and there are no tests to pass.  Supply fee of $15 for AARP members and $20 for non-members is payable to the instructor at the class. 

1 session

Instructor : Alan Cone 

Weekly - Thu 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM (7/6/2017-7/6/2017)

Location : Dietert Center Location : 
  Dietert Center.

Room :  T5-2

Start date: 07/06/17

Tuition: $6.00



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Did you know that there are 300 year old Bonsai trees? Families pass them down from generation to generation. You will begin this class with a discussion of the art of bonsai covering the history, it’s progression to today, and techniques and tools used to create bonsai. Then it will be time to get your hands dirty as you create a bonsai from a pre-bonsai from a local bonsai importer by pruning, shaping and transplanting your own tropical tree. Participants will walk away with an understanding of the art of bonsai, a bonsai in a decorative pot, the specific bonsai tool to maintain the tree, and instructions to keep your tree for years to come.

1 session

Instructor : Ryan Odegaard 

Weekly - Sat 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM (7/8/2017-7/8/2017)

Location : Dietert Center Location : 
  Dietert Center.

Room :  Back Deck

Start date: 07/08/17

Tuition: $80.00



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Have fun while learning easy, practical techniques teaching your mind to focus on what you really want.  You will develop a different perception of what your mind really is and how it has sabotaged what you want.  These usable, understandable information and tools help keep you in a pattern of thinking and behavior that brings more clarity and satisfaction to your life.  You will get acquainted with the aspects of you to experience more fulfillment and happiness.  Yes there will be things to practice; so that you really learn to be the Director of your life.  But they will be easy.  You will receive a book as part of the course to assist you in following through with the skills to stay focused on what you really want.  

8 sessions.

Instructor : Cassandra Campbell 

Weekly - Tue 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM (7/11/2017-8/29/2017)

Location : Dietert Center Location : 
  Dietert Center.

Room :  T5-2

Start date: 07/11/17

Tuition: $59.00



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This six-week class will help you learn how to communicate effectively with your dog, by teaching home manners (no jumping, nipping, mouthing or barking inappropriately) and basic obedience such as sit-stay and walking on the leash.  We will also discuss behavioral issues as needed.  Dog must be able to wear a collar, be able to be inside for class without pottying and not be overly aggressive.  Dogs must be 6 months or older and be current on vaccinations.  The first class is (overview) lecture, so there will be NO DOGS IN THE FIRST CLASS.

6 sessions.

Instructor : Holly Nolen 

Weekly - Wed 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM (7/19/2017-8/23/2017)

Location : Dietert Center Location : 
  Dietert Center.

Room :  Rm. A/B

Start date: 07/19/17

Tuition: $153.00



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Do you want to learn how to play the guitar?  Sign up for this group class and learn how to play the Guitar in just a few weeks.  You will learn some chords and easy music theory that will help you understand how a song works.  The possibilities are endless when you understand music at a fundamental level.  Bring your guitar and a desire to learn and you'll be playing in just a few weeks.  

6 sessions.

Instructor : Giovanni Reyes 

Weekly - Fri 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM (7/21/2017-8/25/2017)

Location : Dietert Center Location : 
  Dietert Center.

Room :  Rm. A/B

Start date: 07/21/17

Tuition: $99.00



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Do you want to learn how to play the guitar?  Sign up for this group class and learn how to play the Guitar in just a few weeks.  You will learn some chords and easy music theory that will help you understand how a song works.  The possibilities are endless when you understand music at a fundamental level.  Bring your guitar and a desire to learn and you'll be playing in just a few weeks.  

6 sessions.

Instructor : Giovanni Reyes 

Weekly - Fri 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM (7/21/2017-8/25/2017)

Location : Dietert Center Location : 
  Dietert Center.

Room :  Rm. A/B

Start date: 07/21/17

Tuition: $99.00



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The AARP Smart Driver Course, offered by AARP Driver Safety, is the nation's largest classroom driver safety course and is designed especially for drivers age 50 and older.  You may be eligible to receive an insurance discount upon completing the course, so consult your insurance agent for details. AARP membership is not required to take the course and there are no tests to pass.  Supply fee of $15 for AARP members and $20 for non-members is payable to the instructor at the class. 

1 session

Instructor : Alan Cone 

Weekly - Thu 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM (8/3/2017-8/3/2017)

Location : Dietert Center Location : 
  Dietert Center.

Room :  Conf Rm

Start date: 08/03/17

Tuition: $6.00



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Stone balancing is practiced by devotees as a form of meditation, relaxation, and creative expression.  Learn the various forms of rock-balancing from free-standing arches to single point balances, and the Japanese form of stone flowers.  These three forms will offer the beginner the basic fundamentals of stone-balancing from which you can advance to create natural art for both indoor and outdoor spaces.  All rocks will be supplied.  In class you will create your own Japanese stone flower to take home with you, and acquire a skill set you will polish for years to come.  Feel free to bring your favorite pet rocks for inspiration.  The skills involved - a combination of engineering and creative art, hone your mental skills, hand-eye coordination, focus, problem-solving perseverance and completion.   Great for kids!  Helps with concentration and calming - family fun!

1 session

Instructor : Bill Larsen 

Weekly - Sat 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM (8/5/2017-8/5/2017)

Location : Dietert Center Location : 
  Dietert Center.

Room :  Deck (Rm. c/d ir rainy)

Start date: 08/05/17

Tuition: $35.00



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You can fly for free on military aircraft if you're a retiree, active duty, National Guard or Reserve.  Active military and dependents attend for free. 

1 session

Instructor : Gary Ramsey 

Weekly - Thu 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM (8/24/2017-8/24/2017)

Location : Dietert Center Location : 
  Dietert Center.

Room :  Conf Rm

Start date: 08/24/17

Tuition: $21.00



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