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  • Civic Engagement 101 (Online Course)

    Are you interested in being involved in the political process but have never participated before? The first step can be daunting, but this nonpartisan class will help explain how you can have a voice in the process and help make change. Learn the basics of the local and state legislative processes from Nick Harper, attorney and lobbyist with The League of Women Voters Minnesota. This class is being offered using the Zoom online platform. Before registering, make sure your device meets the minimum requirements; view minimum requirements here: https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/201362023-System-Requirements-for-PC-Mac-and-Linux. Please see your Class Confirmation email for your class meeting details and more information on joining Zoom meetings.
  • Say Nothing: Stress Management for the 50+ Crowd (Online Class)

    As we grow older, we increasingly find ourselves in conversations with adult children, loved ones or friends where we struggle to listen with the intent to understand rather than with the intent to respond. The struggle often ends with us saying nothing, even when we have a lot to say, because it is perhaps the best approach or the path of least resistance. But where to put the emotions churned up in these conversations? Explore the difficulty and benefits of saying nothing, followed by stress management techniques which will help you deal with the emotional response of silence. This class is being offered using the Zoom online platform. Before registering, make sure your device meets the minimum requirements; view minimum requirements here: https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/201362023-System-Requirements-for-PC-Mac-and-Linux. Please see your Class Confirmation email for your class meeting link and for more information on joining Zoom meetings.
  • Senior Social Hour with Sandy (Online Course)

    For ages 55+. Spend your Tuesday mornings socializing with Sandy! Activities are ever-changing with games, crafts, conversation and good fun. Meet new people, try new things and keep your creative juices flowing! You will need to pick up a kit of supplies at the start of each session- If you are unable to pick up a kit in person just let us know and we'll find a way to get it to you. With the exception of an optional walk on September 29th, all meets will take place using the Zoom online platform. See below for a schedule of activities - sign up for one or both sessions today! Session A Schedule September 29th: Meet outside the Phalen Lake Picnic Shelter to pick up your kit with supplies. Stay if you like and meet fellow participants in-person or take a walk; all socially distanced of course! Even though it is outside, we encourage participants to wear face masks to this meet-up. October 6th: Pumpkin Crafts October 20th: Autumn Bingo October 27th: Group Games Session B Schedule: Kits will be available for pick up prior to class from our 1780 West 7th Street location. Details will be provided prior to the first class. November 10th: My Best Adventure (Activity) November 17th: Scattergories December 1st: Decoupage Candle Craft December 8th: Group Games This class is being offered using the Zoom online platform. Before registering, make sure your device meets the minimum requirements; view minimum requirements here: https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/20136202.... The morning of your class you will receive an email with your online meeting information. If your class has handouts those will be sent with your meeting information. Please see your “Class Confirmation” email for more information on joining meetings
  • The Day after Retirement (Online Class)

    What will your life look like once you don't answer the call of the alarm clock? Having a sense of purpose is an important key to satisfaction. We'll focus on how to put your arms around the changes inherent in retiring, and explore a variety of ways to identify what is significant to you in establishing a purpose-filled life in retirement. This class is being offered using the Zoom online platform. Before registering, make sure your device meets the minimum requirements; view minimum requirements here: https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/201362023-System-Requirements-for-PC-Mac-and-Linux. Please see your Class Confirmation email for your class meeting details and more information on joining Zoom meetings.
  • The Joys of Fly Tying - Kit Included (Online Class)

    The art of fly-tying allows you to replicate your favorite bugs as well as create patterns all your own to entice fish. Learn how to tie nine unique flies, and through those flies, the techniques needed to tie 95% of all trout flies! Each fly that you tie builds on the skills learned in previous flies. No experience necessary. A starter fly-tying kit is included in the price, will have all the supplies you need for the class and is yours to keep to continue your learning! You will need to pick up your kit prior to the first day of class. You will be contacted in mid-November with more information about picking up your kit. This class is being offered using the Zoom online platform. Before registering, make sure your device meets the minimum requirements; view minimum requirements here: https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/201362023-System-Requirements-for-PC-Mac-and-Linux. Please see your Class Confirmation email for your class meeting details and more information on joining Zoom meetings.
  • What You Always Wanted to Know About Islam and Muslims - Online Class

    Gain a better understanding of what Islam teaches and what Muslims practice. The class will introduce basic terminology, demographics and differences between religion and culture. Learn about the beliefs and practices of Muslims as well as religious celebrations. All questions answered. This class is being offered using the Zoom online platform. Before registering, make sure your device meets the minimum requirements; view minimum requirements here: https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/201362023-System-Requirements-for-PC-Mac-and-Linux. Please see your Class Confirmation email for more information on your Zoom class meeting link.
  • Winter Outdoor Recreation in the Metro (Online Course)

    Winter is fast-approaching, but that doesn't mean you have to hibernate! Leave that to the bears. The metro is full of fun, family friendly, outdoor activities if you know where to look. Get the inside scoop on the best places to hike, skate, ski and just simply be outside this winter, as well as where you can find free equipment rentals! This class is being offered using the Zoom online platform. Before registering, make sure your device meets the minimum requirements; view minimum requirements here: https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/201362023-System-Requirements-for-PC-Mac-and-Linux. The morning of your class you will receive an email with your online meeting information. If your class has handouts those will be sent with your meeting information. Please see your “Class Confirmation” email for more information on joining meetings.