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Business & Technology
Computers: Excel 2016 – Level 1$31.48/$11*
Develop basic computer skills in Excel 2016 as you create, edit and format spreadsheets.
6570711/4/2019 & 11/11/2019Mon6-9pManitowoc
Computers: Excel 2016 – Level 2$31.48/$11*
Build your Excel knowledge and review skills learned in Excel 2016-Level 1. Concentrate on formula development using relative and absolute referencing, and use the following functions: sum, average, max, min, now, and IF. Create a chart from spreadsheets.
6570811/18/2019 & 11/25/2019Mon6-9pManitowoc
Computers: Word 2016 - Level 1$31.13/$11*
Develop basic computer skills in Word. Create documents using Microsoft Word 2016 by inserting/deleting text, formatting text, setting line spacing, aligning documents, using templates, changing margins, and using the spelling/grammar function.
6568710/21/2019 & 10/23/19Mon / Wed6-9pManitowoc
Computers: Word 2016 - Level 2$31.13/$11*
Focus on development of intermediate computer skills and evaluate layouts in Word 2016.
6570510/28/2019 - 10/30/2019Mon / Wed6-9pManitowoc
How to Use Your iPad$24.98/$4.50*
Addresses now that you have an iPad, do you know how to use it? Find out how to set up an iTunes account, how to purchases Apps and how to customize features.
6514710/21/2019 & 10/28/2019Mon6-9pPlymouth
Intro to Prezi: A Better Way to Present$18.15/$4.50*
Learn how to create, present, and analyze your best presentations ever using the newest kind of software. Experience hands-on organization, creation and delivery of a Prezi presentation.
6569210/1/2019 & 10/8/2019Tue5:30-8pManitowoc
6569211/6/2019 & 11/13/2019Wed5:30-8pSheboygan
Overcoming Workplace Distractions$11.33/$4.50*
We’re always looking for ways to be more productive at work, create more time, and be more effective. But, how can we ever get anything done with so many distractions? From emails and phone calls, to the endless notifications on our phones and computers, we never seem to be able to get done what we need to. This leads to increased stress, long hours at work, unfinished to-do lists, and ultimately burn-out. In this class I will discuss methods and systems that I have discovered to be more efficient, effective, and happier at work, and ways to get more done with more focus in less time and with less stress. I will cover such topics as the myth of multi-tasking, the difference between being busy and being productive, and I will share with the audience tangible, real-life examples of what I do daily to make my life easier, more productive, less stressful and distraction free.
Windows 10$24.98/$4.50*
Provides learners with the foundation needed to get started using Windows 10. Students will learn how to find their way around the operating system, start menu, desktop, and system settings. The course demonstrates how to customize settings, manage files, and create documents using WordPad. There will be discussion on how to protect files and update Windows 10. Students may bring a Windows 10 laptop to class.
651439/30/2019 & 10/7/2019Mon6-9pPlymouth
6568310/7/2019 & 10/9/2019Mon / Wed6-9pManitowoc
Life & Leisure
Auto Checkup for Beginners$11.33/$4.50*
You don’t have to be afraid of your vehicle. Automotive Master Technician Chris Bornemann will demonstrate simple preventative vehicle checks to be done monthly that will keep your vehicle operating safely and running well. Detailed, hands-on examples cover lights, wipers, horn, tires, fluid levels, and jump-starting.
Basic Genealogy Research$64.50
Teaches the basics of sound genealogy research. Locating and evaluating sources of information about your ancestors. Learning DNA results can be used in combination with traditional sources and research methods.
6563010/3/2019 - 10/24/2019Thur6-9pManitowoc
Beginning Jewelry-Earrings$39.50
Create a pair of freshwater pearl disk earrings in your choice of colors (for yourself or as a gift) using basic tools and simple jewelry techniques including bending, forming, hammering and finishing. All materials and tools are included. Learn from Tim Pinkert, a local artist skilled in design and craftsmanship.
Beginning Jewelry - Pendant$59.50
Create a beautiful pearl pendant (for yourself or as a gift) using basic tools and simple jewelry techniques including bending, forming, hammering and finishing. All materials, tools, and a metal clasped leather cord necklace to hang the pendant on are included. Learn from Tim Pinkert, a local artist skilled in design and craftsmanship.
Dashboard Hieroglyphics$18.15/$4.50*
Today’s hi-tech vehicles can save you from experiencing dangerous situations. Explore the dashboard warning lights, what they mean and what to do about them.
Concepts for Improving Your Photographs$24.98/$4.50*
Beginner and amateur photographers will learn the basics of still photography. You will explore the three basic features of great photographs: light, composition, and interesting subjects. Make better use of aperture, flash and shutter speed. Bring your fully charged point and shoot or SLR digital camera, manual, charger/batteries and memory cards.
656829/30/2019 & 10/2/2019Mon / Wed6-9pManitowoc
Creative Welding Basics$114.50/$59.50*
Learn the basics of Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW) from the LTC welding team experts! Class instruction includes proper equipment use and safety information, machine set up, welding in the flat and horizontal positions. Learn how to cut material by the use of plasma cutter, horizontal band saw and 4ft. cutoff shear. All personal protective equipment is provided. Experience an introduction to the skill of welding for hobby or career.
656759/5/2019 - 9/26/2019Thur5-9pCleveland
Digital Photography with Your Smart Device$24.98/$4.50*
Teaches students not only how to take a photo with your phone or tablet, but also what you can do with your photos after you have taken them! Topics will include the following digital photography basics: how to take photos, how to view and delete photos, how to edit photos, how to share photos, how to create photo projects and order them, and the various digital photography apps available for your smart device.
6514811/4/2019 & 11/11/2019Mon6-9pPlymouth
Documents to Make Your Wishes Known$11.33/$4.50*
Information will be provided on important documents that are used to delegate health care and financial decision-making. This session will help attendees plan for legally documenting the final wishes for themselves and family members who might be in their care. An introduction to basic estate planning will also be addressed. This class is for informational purposes only and not for the purpose of providing legal advice. Everyone’s particular situation is unique; the material provided will lay the foundation for future discussions with legal, social work, or medical professionals regarding estate planning and end of life documents.
Growing Your Own Herbs$31.33/$24.50*
Enjoy growing herbs of your own and the satisfaction of knowing where your food comes from. Learn about the many perennial herbs you can plant and enjoy the harvest year around. Understand the basics choosing the location and appropriate planting recommendations. Students will have hands on harvesting experience with common perennial herbs during class-so bring along thin garden gloves. Recipes, cooking techniques will be shared and we’ll sample a buffet of herb laced, infused and flavored foods.
Home TV/Internet Options$14.50*
Learn which TV services and options best fit your tastes and budget. Whether you bought a streaming stick a few years ago and are wondering if there’s something better today, or you’re experiencing subscription overload and want to weed something out, this class will help you make sense of your options.
Introduction to Pottery$79.50
This class will be an opportunity for students to work with clay as an art medium. Each student will become familiar with the basic methods of construction, decoration, vocabulary, as well as sculptural techniques such as slab building, coil and pinch methods, using a pottery wheel and surface applications such as glazing. Students will create a variety of boxes and vessels. All materials are supplied.
6562210/22/2019 - 11/12/2019 6-8:30pOostburg
Mindful Eating$14.50
Are you tired of – and confused by – all the diet fads? Are you ready to establish a simple, manageable relationship with food without the pressure to commit to a diet involving deprivation? If so, join us for this interactive class. We will discuss myths surrounding sugar, fat, and intermittent fasting, as well as the connection of stress and sleep to weight gain and food cravings.
No More Jerks/Jerkettes$18.15/$4.50*
In this fun, interactive class, single people will learn what to look for in a healthy relationship and how to identify key markers of an unhealthy relationship. Topics include the 3 most important warning signs of difficult partners, key areas to get to know someone you’re dating, and keeping your heart safe and judgment sound.
NRA Home Firearm Safety Course$28.15/$14.50*
is a four-hour course for safe gun handling that is conducted in the classroom only. Students are taught NRA's three rules for safe gun handling; primary causes of firearms accidents; firearm parts; how to unload certain action types; ammunition components; cleaning; care; safe storage of firearms in the home; and the benefits of becoming an active participant in the shooting sports. Students will receive the NRA Home Firearm Safety handbook, NRA Gun Safety Rules brochure, Basic Firearm Training Program brochure, and course completion certificated.
657289/28/2019Sat8a - 12pCleveland
Organic Urban Gardening$18.15/$4.50
Teaches past and present methods of growing edibles without commercial chemicals as well as modern and traditional ways to improve your garden, augment soils and avoid pests using natural techniques. Photos, techniques and resources for you to use will be shared, including raised beds, container gardening and lasagna composting.
Painting Fall’s Bounty$59.50
Fall colors explode in reds, yellows and oranges in this class. In this project we will be using slightly different values to add depth to nature scenes like flowers, leaves, etc….these clusters can be painted on the edge of a large wood plate for display in your home or another surface of your choice. This is an oil painting project that is open to students of all levels. Materials will be provided which you can also take home.
654489/23/2019 - 10/7/2019Mon6-9pOostburg
Photography: Digital SLR$31.48/$11*
Learn the basics of your SLR camera features such as portrait, nighttime lighting, fading, etc.
656819/23/2019 - 9/25/2019Mon / Wed6-9pManitowoc
Poetry isn’t Dead$19.50
Perhaps it’s been dormant or locked a way for a while, but it isn’t dead. It’s spilled ink on the written page that inspires others to dream. If you ever wanted to write poetry this is the class for you. This workshop explores the fun of putting words down on paper. We’ll explore some poetry basics and history, do some exercises to ignite your creative bug, and have fun in the process. While this is geared toward beginners, seasoned poets are welcome to attend and be a part of the creative process, too.
6567811/9/2019Sat10a - 12pSheboygan
Prune Like A Pro$18.15/$4.50*
Covers how pruning promotes a strong tree structure and leads to an aesthetically pleasing and long living tree or shrub. Poor pruning can be costly and lead to early tree removal. Since winter is the best time of the year to prune your woody plants (shrubs, trees and evergreens) spend a night learning the right techniques now!
Stand Up-Speak Up$18.15/$4.50*
Focus on making communication skills better, creating better presentations, and how to handle nerves. There will be discussions on non-verbal communication and listening skills to help communicate more effectively.
Vitamins & Supplements for Your Optimal Health$11.33/$4.50*
With so many vitamins and supplements available to you, it's hard to know which supplements are actually of good quality and beneficial to you. Learn more about what vitamins and supplements may be the right ones for you, and how to tell a quality supplement from one that may look good, but be inadequate or inferior in quality. You will learn: how to pick a quality vitamin or supplement, which supplements are good for you for optimal health overall, special considerations depending on your age or gender, whether it's possible to be harmed by certain vitamins or supplements, and where to get quality supplements for you and your family.
Welding Basics and Beyond$162.38/$60*
Introduces the learner to the world of welding. The course includes general shop safety introduction to oxygen/fuel gas supply systems. The oxy/fuel cutting process, plasma cutting, basic cutting and finishing equipment, and the GMAW (gas Metal Arc-Welding) system, equipment and process.
6514510/2/2019 - 12/4/2019Wed6-9pPlymouth
Writing Your Own Memoirs$54.50
Creativity isn’t required when it comes to good storytelling. When we write about our own lives and experiences, the story within us comes complete with compelling characters we already know and a great plot that’s already been lived. We have everything we need right when we compose a memoir—except the writing techniques to help us feel confident enough to put it all down on paper. A memoir can focus on your childhood or your adult years, or simply one particularly life-changing day. Every life-story deserves to be written. This class will guide you in writing your own unique and special memoir. Approximately 2 hours per week is required for reading and writing that will be assigned outside of class time.
6562310/21/2019 - 11/18/2019Mon6-8pOostburg
Tiki Time$35.50
Cool island breezes and fruity mocktails are calling your name... All you need is some enchanting Polynesian fare for an evening in paradise.
Paella Party$35.50
Eat your way through sunny Spain! Enjoy traditional favorites as you celebrate this bold, zesty, and flavor-packed cuisine. ¡Olé!
French Creperie$35.50
Learn the fine art of preparing sweet and savory French crêpes perfect for any occasion.
ServSafe Certification$120.45/$79.50*
Satisfies Wisconsin Statute HSS196.19(2)(a)requirements. The class includes classroom activity textbook readings, and the testing for food handling certification. The DHSS filing fee is not included in the class fee.
6563110/1/2019 - 10/22/2019Tue6-9pSheboygan
WTCS New North