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  • 10 Easy Tips to Improve Your Writing

    We write everyday: emails, social media posts, work projects, and even non-fiction or creative writing. Improving is just a matter of knowing some simple tricks to make your writing more impactful and readable, and may help get you a promotion at work or avoid rejection from a publisher. In this hands-on session, there will be writing/editing examples and exercises so you can see in real time how to make sentences flow properly while still maintaining reader interest. You will receive a digital workbook full of writing tips and tricks, which is included in the class fee. Eligible UCare members may receive up to a $15 discount on many Community Education classes when registering over the phone. Contact Community Education for further information.
  • 55+ Defensive Driving-4-Hour (Refresher) Th, Feb 2, 2023

    If you are 55 or older, become eligible to receive a 10 percent discount on your car insurance and become a better driver! No driving or test required. Prerequisite for 4-hour refresher: 55+ Defensive Driving-8-Hour. Eligible UCare members may receive up to a $15 discount on many Community Education classes when registering over the phone. Contact Community Education for further information.
  • 55+ Defensive Driving-8-Hour (New)

    If you are 55 or older, become eligible to receive a 10 percent discount on your car insurance and become a better driver! No driving or test required. This class is online only, two sessions, four hours each session. Eligible UCare members may receive up to a $15 discount on many Community Education classes when registering over the phone. Contact Community Education for further information.
  • A Road Trip Around Minnesota: Lakes and Waterfalls

    Raise your hand if you are ready to take a day or weekend road trip around the state in the Spring! We could almost feel the breeze from all the hands shooting up! Join professional photographer Jay Grammond as he takes you on a virtual road trip around the state to learn about some of Minnesota’s largest in-land lakes and fantastic waterfalls - which were so vitally important to travel and trade in bygone days. In today’s world, these same waterways are vital to the state and local community economies, as well as to the citizens as a form of recreation and relaxation. Eligible UCare members may receive up to a $15 discount on many Community Education classes when registering over the phone. Contact Community Education for further information.
  • AT/Rec - 2023 Winter Adult Volleyball Leagues

    2022 WINTER VOLLEYBALL LEAGUES A great way to get some exercise this winter is to grab your friends and form a team and play in one of our adult recreational volleyball leagues. Women’s, Men’s, and Co-Rec Leagues will be formed. Divisions that will be offered are Power (refereed), and Intermediate (non-refereed). All matches will be played at various middle school gyms. WHO: Adults ages 18 and older WHEN: Various nights – January 9 thru April 2023 Matches scheduled between 6:15 – 10:15 p.m. DIVISION: Mondays – Women’s (Power) Tuesdays – Men’s (Power) Wednesdays – Co-Rec (Power & Intermediate) COST: $325 per team for Power Divisions (Refereed) $225 per team for Intermediate Divisions (Non-Refereed) Sign your team up, if you are an individual player looking to get a team, call and get added to our Free Agent List League includes a minimum of 10 matches (1 practice night, 8 regular season matches, and a single elimination playoff). Registration deadline is Friday, December 17, 2021.
  • Acrylic Painting

    Learn to paint quick and expressive acrylic paintings with one brush and a limited color palette. Working quickly allows colors to blend and brush strokes to show creating dynamic results in your acrylic paintings. Supplies needed Acrylic Paint 8 in. x 10 in. canvas Cup of water Paper towels Utrecht Filbert Brush 16 Titanium White Mars Black Cobalt Blue Cadmium Red Medium Hue Cadmium Yellow Medium Hue Good brands are Winsor & Newton, Liquitex, Blick, Golden, Gamblin January February March April Eligible UCare members may receive up to a $15 discount on many Community Education classes when registering over the phone. Contact Community Education for further information.
  • Acrylic Pouring

    Pour painting is an innovative way to use acrylic paint to create an art piece. Learn the process of mixing acrylic paints with other materials to give it a more fluid consistency so that it can be poured directly onto a canvas. An 8 in. x 10 in. canvas and all supplies are included. Please bring a box to take work home in. Eligible UCare members may get up to a $15 discount on many community education classes in Minnesota. Members must have UCare insurance at the time of registration and throughout the duration of the class. Members need to provide their UCare member ID number when registering for class over the phone. Limits and restrictions may apply.
  • Acrylic Pouring

    Pour painting is an innovative way to use acrylic paint to create an art piece. Learn the process of mixing acrylic paints with other materials to give it a more fluid consistency so that it can be poured directly onto a canvas. An 8 in. x 10 in. canvas and all supplies are included. Please bring a box to take work home in. Eligible UCare members may get up to a $15 discount on many community education classes in Minnesota. Members must have UCare insurance at the time of registration and throughout the duration of the class. Members need to provide their UCare member ID number when registering for class over the phone. Limits and restrictions may apply.
  • Acupressure Face Lift and Skin Savvy

    Here’s a facelift you can do at home. Acupressure is an ancient Chinese healing method that works with the energy that flows through your body. Stimulating facial acupressure points can help erase years from your face naturally, bring a healthy glow to your skin, increase forming, even decrease headaches, relieve eye strain, soothe nerves, and increase relaxation. Eligible UCare members may receive up to a $15 discount on many Community Education classes when registering over the phone. Contact Community Education for further information.
  • Acupressure to Relieve Stress, Anxiety, Insomnia and More

    Acupressure is an ancient healing art and self-help tool. It can offer great relief with no side effects and help you feel your best. Along with the specific points to help relieve stress, insomnia, anxiety, irritability and even weight gain, learn the nine master pressure points which are the most helpful and most frequently prescribed to help and assist every system in your body. Eligible UCare members may receive up to a $15 discount on many Community Education classes when registering over the phone. Contact Community Education for further information.
  • Ageless Yoga

    Ageless Yoga is perfect for older adults. We will move through seated, standing, traditional and modified yoga poses with additional focus on stretching, flexibility, balance, and restorative breathing promoting stress reduction and relaxation. This class is shoe-and joint-friendly and we do not get down on mats. Dress in comfortable clothing and athletic shoes. You will need a sticky yoga mat for foot grip (optional). See website for class meeting dates. Eligible UCare members may receive up to a $15 discount on many Community Education classes when registering over the phone. Contact Community Education for further information.
  • Air Fryer Veggies!

    Using an air fryer to cook vegetables is quick—and the healthy results are delicious! In this class, Kirsten will demonstrate a variety of recipes using in-season local and/or commonly available vegetables including lemon pepper broccoli, miso sesame kale chips, and roasted sweet potatoes. Participants will receive an extensive handout along with the link to join prior to class. There will be ample time for questions during the session, and you will receive a link to the recording afterwards. Eligible UCare members may get up to a $15 discount on many community education classes in Minnesota. Members must have UCare insurance at the time of registration and throughout the duration of the class. Members need to provide their UCare member ID number when registering for class over the phone. Limits and restrictions may apply.
  • American Sign Language

    Would you like to learn how to talk with your hands? Or communicate with someone without using your voice? Learn the art of sign language as an important form of communication. Don't miss this great opportunity to learn the basics; the alphabet, common words, sentence structure and grammar. Eligible UCare members may receive up to a $15 discount on many Community Education classes when registering over the phone. Contact Community Education for further information.
  • Appraise Your Antiques

    Learn the basics of identifying and appraising art, antiques, jewelry, coins, and collectibles. Get tips on what makes things valuable and the best ways to sell them. Examine things like lithophane, trench art, U.S. Zone china, a U.S. 3 cent nickel, precious gemstones, mourning jewelry & German silver. No pictures or books in this class, everything is “hands on”. Bring one item, no larger than a shoe box to the first class, research its value on your own with the research tools you've been given, then compare your results with the appraiser's at the second class. Bring a magnifying glass. Instructor David Schlueter is a Certified Appraiser. Eligible UCare members may receive up to a $15 discount on many Community Education classes when registering over the phone. Contact Community Education for further information.
  • Appraise Your Coin Collection

    Learn the basics of researching and appraising your U.S. and foreign coins & currency. Examine over 200 year old U.S. and foreign coins. Gain knowledge about the ins and outs of where to buy and sell coins, coin authentication and much more. Students will be asked to do internet and book research on their coins and share what they have learned in the second class. This class is not intended for experienced coin buffs, but all are welcome. Eligible UCare members may receive up to a $15 discount on many Community Education classes when registering over the phone. Contact Community Education for further information.
  • Appraise Your Fine and Costume Jewelry

    Learn how anyone can authenticate an Italian cameo, the difference between 10k and 14k gold and why there are jewels in a watch. Examine Siam Niello sterling, Italian Micro Mosaics, and German Rhinestones in class. Learn the basics of appraising your fine & costume jewelry, either for resale or insurance purposes. Also get tips on the best places to sell. Bring a few pieces to class, do research on your own, and share what you have learned at the second class. Bring a magnifying glass to class. Instructor David Schlueter is a Certified Appraiser. Eligible UCare members may receive up to a $15 discount on many Community Education classes when registering over the phone. Contact Community Education for further information.
  • Art Journaling with Watercolor, Pen and Ink

    Fill your sketchbook with beautiful works of art. Art journaling is a great stress reliever and way to practice and refine your drawing skills. Each week we will follow practical examples that will strengthen our drawing and painting skills, as well as tap into our creative sides. We will work on basic to more advanced drawing skills, color theory, watercolor technique, and explore our creativity as artists as we work and share our visions. Includes supply kit. Register by October 3. Class supplies may be picked Monday - Friday from 8 am-4 pm starting on Friday, October 7. Eligible UCare members may get up to a $15 discount on many community education classes in Minnesota. Members must have UCare insurance at the time of registration and throughout the duration of the class. Members need to provide their UCare member ID number when registering for class over the phone. Limits and restrictions may apply.
  • Artisan Breads

    Take the mystery out of homemade yeast breads and leave with knowledge to bake, using ingredients that appeal to your family's tastes and needs. Learn to shape buns, bread bowls, crescent rolls and beautiful bread loaves that boost flavor and embrace healthy eating. This is a demonstration and hands-on class. Supply fee of $14 cash paid to instructor at class. Eligible UCare members may receive up to a $15 discount on many Community Education classes when registering over the phone. Contact Community Education for further information.
  • Asian Favorites

    You'll begin by preparing delicious egg rolls stuffed with pork, shrimp and vegetables served with both hot mustard and sweet and sour sauce for dipping. You'll then prepare fried rice using chicken, shrimp, fresh vegetables and the secret sauce. Classic beef chow mein follows served with crispy egg noodles and egg foo young made with both, chicken and shrimp. Participants will eat throughout class and may bring containers for any left overs. This class includes both demonstration and hands-on instruction. Eligible UCare members may receive up to a $15 discount on many Community Education classes when registering over the phone. Contact Community Education for further information.
  • Backyard Maple Syrup

    Maple syrup is among the oldest agricultural products in the United States. Learn when and how to tap maple trees and what tools are needed. We will teach how to boil syrup and recognize when it is done and share ideas on proper storage techniques. Come with questions. Eligible UCare members may receive up to a $15 discount on many Community Education classes when registering over the phone. Contact Community Education for further information.
  • Ball, Core and More

    Full body toning while strengthening your core and increasing your balance. Size of the ball is based on your height; if you are less than 5 feet 6 in. your ball should be approximately 55 cm.; over 5 feet 6 in. 65 cm. Bring water, your own ball or use one of ours, mat and hand weights from 2 to 10 lbs. See website for class meeting dates. Bring to class: Ball (if you are less than 5'6" your big ball should be approximately 55 cm.; over 5'6", 65 cm) or use one of ours Hand weights from 2 to 10 lbs (optional) Yoga mat Water Eligible UCare members may receive up to a $15 discount on many Community Education classes when registering over the phone. Contact Community Education for further information.
  • Ballroom Dance for Beginners

    Practice steps and turns in popular ballroom dances, including swing, waltz, foxtrot, salsa, and more. Enjoy dancing to music frequently played at weddings and most social gatherings. This is the perfect course for anyone getting married or preparing for an upcoming event. Have a fun-filled weekly date while acquiring a skill to last a lifetime. Dance moves are easy and you're sure to be successful! Teens and adults of all ages welcome! Dance exclusively with your own partner. Couples must register individually. Eligible UCare members may receive up to a $15 discount on many Community Education classes when registering over the phone. Contact Community Education for further information.
  • Basic Home Plumbing

    Learn to repair minor plumbing problems and save money in the process. Take apart different types of faucets, replace pop-up drain assembly and discuss internal working of a toilet. Includes the Step by Step Guidebook to Home Plumbing. Eligible UCare members may receive up to a $15 discount on many Community Education classes when registering over the phone. Contact Community Education for further information.
  • Basic Self Defense

    Learn to identify and avoid potentially dangerous situations, along with the basic skills to defend yourself in a bad situation. Learn how to strike, punch, knee and kick. Gain confidence and self-esteem that comes with martial arts training. Ideal for women ages 15 years old and older. Wear loose fitting clothing. Eligible UCare members may receive up to a $15 discount on many Community Education classes when registering over the phone. Contact Community Education for further information.