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  • Divorce and the Holidays *NEW*

    **NEW**Divorce and the HolidaysWhether you are approaching, experiencing, or moving forward from divorce, the holidays can magnify your loss and pain. Learn specific ways to replace the stress and anxiety with peace, comfort, and yes, even joy.Instructor Barb Greenberg is a divorce transitions expert, insightful author, and sought-after speaker. She has facilitated and participated in divorce programs for over ten years. Divorced after 20 years of marriage, she found healing and direction; creating a company (Rediscovering U) to help others do the same, and in 2014 was chosen by the Minnesota Women's Press as one of their "Changemakers of the Year."Monday, December 47 - 9 pmEducational Service Center    Community Room#7567-A17F              $29
  • Senior Living Options and Advising *NEW*

    **NEW**Senior Living Options and AdvisingThis class is for seniors and their loved ones wanting to be fully educated on the world of senior care and living options available today. The best time to plan for the future is before a crisis. Being educated and prepared leads to better piece of mind towards one's decisions. This is a comprehensive class on the various options: independent living, assisted living, Alzheimer's/memory care, residential care homes, nursing homes, in-home care, care suites etc. This class will cover estimated costs, types of  payments accepted and other helpful financial facts, pets, options for couples, wait lists, amenities, the importance of financial advisors/elder lawyers, and other valuable resources/helpful tips to make a move less stressful on individuals and their families.Instructor Shelley Anderson is the owner, licensed social worker, certified senior care manager at Lake Minnetonka Home Care & Senior Living Advising. She has personally experienced various senior living options with parents on both sides of her family and has a wealth of helpful knowledge. Shelley is also a volunteer educator for the Alzheimer's Association.Tuesday, October 24    please note date change:Tuesday, November 286 - 7:30 pmMound Westonka High School   Room C-103#7414-A17F                  $19/Family       (participants are encouraged to bring family members)
  • Soap Making 101

    Soap Making 101Create your own natural, fragrant soaps by hand! Join us as we learn the cold-pressed method of making handmade soaps using natural ingredients and essential oils. These peppermint-scented soaps make perfect gifts for the holiday season! Take home a portion of the batch of soap we make together. A $10 supply fee is payable to the instructor at the class. Bring an old towel and an empty pint-size milk carton to class. Instructor: Maggie MerkowMonday, November 137 - 9 pmOrono High School     Room 103795 Old Crystal Bay Road, Long Lake#7416-A17F           $25NEW DATE ADDED:Wednesday, November 157 - 9 pmOrono High School       Room 103795 Old Crystal Bay Road, Long Lake#7416-B17F              $25
  • Taking Better Photographs with Your Digital Camera

    Taking Better Photographs with Your Digital CameraAre you intimidated by your digital camera? Confused by all its functions, features and modes? You'll learn to use the power of your digital camera, which camera features are most important, and how to use them to create better photographs. This class is primarily for beginner photographers, but experienced people may find it helpful as well. The class will discuss the various aspects of composition, including tips and techniques. in addition to composition, we will spend some time covering the basic functions of digital cameras and how to use them to create better photographs. Please bring the manual for your camera to class. The class will consist of lecture, including examples of photographs containing the techniques and tools covered in the presentation. Instructor Mark Paulson has been taking photographs since the mid-1980's. Mark has taken several award-winning photographs and his work has been published in books,calendars, regional magazines and exhibited in local galleries. His website: www.markpaulsonphotography.comThursday, November 27 - 9 pmMound Westonka High School            Room C-103#7502-A17F             $35