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  • Adult Education | Academic Skills

    Westonka Community Education & Services is a member of the West ABE Consortium. For more information, visit westabe.org. Adult Basic Education and English Language Learner classes are free and ongoing, but do require advance registration. Classes are held at the Western Communities Action (WeCAN building), 5213 Shoreline Drive, Mound. Some classes may be held virtually as well. For more information, call 952.491.8029. Academic Skills Get an edge on employment, a promotion or be better prepared for post secondary education by improving your reading, math, or writing skills. Mondays beginning September 18, 2023 and ongoing through May 13 5:00 to 7:00 pm WeCAN building, 5213 Shoreline Drive, Mound MN #0002-A23F no fee
  • Adult Education | English Language Learners

    Westonka Community Education & Services is a member of the West ABE Consortium. For more information, visit westabe.org. Adult Basic Education and English Language Learner classes are free and ongoing, but do require advance registration. Classes are held at the Western Communities Action (WeCAN building), 5213 Shoreline Drive, Mound. Some classes may be held virtually as well. For more information, call 952.491.8029. English Language Learners Improve your English speaking, listening, reading and writing skills. We offer multi-levels in a small, friendly group environment. Wednesdays beginning September 20, 2023 and ongoing through May 15 Please note: CLASS WILL BE CANCELED WEDNESDAYS MARCH 27 and APRIL 3 CLASS will RESUME WEDNESDAY, APRIL 10, 2024 6:00 to 8:00 pm WeCAN building, 5213 Shoreline Drive, Mound MN #0003-A23F no fee
  • Adult Education | GED Preparation

    Westonka Community Education & Services is a member of the West ABE Consortium. For more information, visit westabe.org. Adult Basic Education and English Language Learner classes are free and ongoing, but do require advance registration. Classes are held at the Western Communities Action (WeCAN building), 5213 Shoreline Drive, Mound. Some classes may be held virtually as well. For more information, call 952.491.8029. GED Preparation General Education Development (GED) is a self-paced program designed to help you study and prepare to take the GED test. GED is available for ages 16 years and older. Please note, 16 & 17 year olds will need an age waiver with parent consent and not be enrolled in high school (16 year old students are required to wait until age 17 to take test). Students 18 and older can take tests without restrictions. The GED credential increases opportunities for employment, job advancement, and further education. Mondays beginning September 18, 2023 and ongoing through May 13 5:00 to 7:00 pm WeCAN building, 5213 Shoreline Drive, Mound MN #0001-A23F no fee
  • Adult Enrichment | CPR/AED and First Aid Certification

    CPR / AED and First Aid Certification Would you know what to do in a cardiac, breathing, or First Aid emergency? The right action can help save a life! With an emphasis on hands-on learning, this First Aid / CPR / AED course gives you the skills to save a life. Training meets OSHA's Best Practices for Workplace First Aid training for the infant, child and adult. Skills include how to respond to cardiac and breathing emergencies in all ages, CPR, use of Automated External Defibrillators (AED) and choking. First Aid will include wounds, and bandaging, burns, head, muscle, bone and joint injuries, heat and cold emergencies, poisonings and sudden illnesses. Upon completing this course, you will receive a two-year certification. If you are looking for Basic Life Support (BLS) training for the Healthcare Professional, please call or email for more information. In class or blended training options are available. Instructor: Shelly Nahan, RN, PhN, BSN, Health and Safety Specialist with Team Take Heart Thursday, April 18 Westonka Activity Center | Conference Room 6:30 - 9:00 pm #7518-A24W $69
  • Adult Enrichment | Prepare Your Own Will

    Prepare Your Own Will Practicing attorney Adam Altman will lead this class with the purpose being for each participant to complete a valid Will. Through explanations, questions, and answers, most people are able to leave the class with a completed Will. The probate process will be explained and everything necessary to complete a Will - Will forms, witnesses, and notary public - will be provided. Fee is scheduled as $45 per person or $75 per couple. Tuesday, May 7 7:00 - 9:00 pm Westonka Activity Center | Conference Room #7505-A24W $45 per person, or $75 per couple
  • Adult Enrichment | Voices for All - An Introduction to Voiceovers (Ages 18 - Adult)

    Voices for All | An Introduction to Voiceovers Getting Started in Voice Acting Ages 18 - Adult “Wow, you have a great voice!” Have you heard that more times than you can count? Or maybe you listen to your favorite audiobooks, commercials, or cartoon characters and think, “I could do that!” Want to earn income using your talents from the comfort of your home? If so, then you could have what it takes to begin working as a professional Voiceover Artist. Explore the voiceover industry with your instructor, a professional working voice actor from the voice acting training company, Voices For All, in a one-on-one, personalized, video chat setting. Discover the current trends in the industry and how easy and affordable it can be to learn, set up and work from home. In this one-time, 90-minute, introductory class, you’ll also learn about the different types of voiceovers and the tools you’ll need to find success. Your instructor will record you as you read a real script, then offer you some coaching so you can improve your delivery. Your instructor will take notes on your performance and create a professional voiceover evaluation delivered to you in a follow up call. After the class, you will have the knowledge necessary to help you decide if this is something you’d like to pursue. Learn more: http://www.voicesforall.com/ooo 18 and over. You owe it to yourself to finally explore the possibilities of this fun and rewarding field! Upon registration you will be contacted by VFA to schedule your class for a day and time of your convenience. Requirements: Students must have Internet Access and Video Chatting capabilities using a method such as: Zoom, Skype (Win/Mac/Mobile) or iChat/FaceTime (Mac/iOS). Open to register: January - May 31, 2024 Upon registering, please contact Alicia Midgley at alicia@voicesforall.com. She will schedule for a meeting date and time at your convenience. Online class (to be scheduled at your convenience) #7507-A24W $49
  • Adult Enrichment | Wedding Dance Rescue!

    Wedding Dance Rescue! Your wedding day is nearing and you don’t know how to dance. Not to worry! In this single two-hour lesson you and your fiancé will be taught everything you need to know to make your first dance much more interesting than shifting awkwardly from side to side. Learn an entrance onto the dance floor, easy steps and turns that fit with most songs, and an impressive dip to end your dance! Class is open to bride/groom, father/daughter, mother/son, parents of the bride/groom, and any other special pairings you plan to include on your wedding day. To reach the instructor in advance of your lesson to share your song or discuss your needs, visit www.ConstantineDance.com. Link provided there for song ideas, too! Private lessons available. Casual dress. Instructor: Deanna Constantine Sunday, May 5 3:00 - 5:00 pm Orono Activity Center | Fitness Studio Rooms 30 & 31 #7540-A24W $35/student
  • Summer Enrichment | Chess Summer Camp (Grades 1-5)

    Chess Summer Camp Grades 1 - 5 All levels welcome! The Youth Enrichment League (YEL) Teach it! Practice it! Play it! method keeps chess students progressing through 60+ chess lessons and thousands of puzzles as well as guided games and an end-of-week in-class tournament. Class fee includes ChessKid.com membership for the session. Battle Summer brain drain...sign up today. New this Summer - This class will also include a FREE daily lunch and beverage in the Hilltop cafeteria. If your student prefers a home lunch, please pack a lunch and beverage daily. Monday - Thursday, July 29 - August 1 9:00 am - 12:00 noon Hilltop Primary School | Room #1635-A24S $149
  • Westonka Community Theatre Season Supporter

    Westonka Community Theatre Season Supporter Your tax-deductible donation allows Westonka Community Theatre to provide top notch, inclusive, quality shows and opportunities for ALL ages and ALL skill levels. All donations above $25 will receive recognition in the show programs and on the WCT website from July 2023 through June 2024. A tax-deductible receipt will be in your confirmation email. Community Theatre 2023-2024 Season Supporter suggested levels: #1177-A23W Contributor - $10 #1177-B23W Donor - $20 #1177-C23W Friend - $25 #1177-D23W Supporter - $50 #1177-E23W Advocate - $100 #1177-F23W Backer - $250 #1177-G23W Promoter - $500 #1177-H23W Champion - $1000 Please call Community Education & Services if you would like to contribute any amount outside of defined levels: 952.491.8040 #1177-I23W Donor's Choice
  • Westonka Friends of the Arts membership

    Join in enriching the cultural life of the Westonka area Westonka Friends of the Arts (WFA) is a volunteer organization of area residents who care deeply about community arts programming through new the Westonka Performing Arts Center (PAC). Partnering with Westonka Community Education and the new Westonka Community Theater, our hope is that the Westonka area becomes a truly wonderful destination for the arts. The new arts center will be a place to experience great school productions as well as professional Twin Cities musicians, dancers, authors, actors, and more. Your neighbors in WFA plan to work with business owners, private donors, and fellow arts lovers to raise funds from public, private and philanthropic sources. Become a Member ($35) Support the development of dynamic cultural offerings, quality entertainment, innovative educational programs, and artistic engagement for all ages. Advertise your commitment to this exciting new organization with a WFA car decal Become a Supporter ($75) Everything above AND have early access to WFA programming, backstage tours, and invitation only events such as after parties - where the show really does go on Become a Patron ($250) Everything above, AND special recognition in our printed materials and early access to pre-sale tickets before major events There are additional opportunities for businesses and individuals to underwrite performances, sponsor a series, or discuss naming rights for upcoming events. You can make a huge difference to this community by helping us to provide low cost access to the magic of arts for our residents.