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Every successful person in the workplace uses financial information to help make effective decisions. This course will give you a foundation to understand the finance, accounting, liabilities and financial planning basics to increase your effectiveness. This course is included in the Certificate in Accounting and Finance for Non-Financial Managers course.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
September 5-30, 2023, Online Only
You've watched the videos, now discover the magical world of acrylic pouring for yourself! Using fluid acrylics and pouring medium, our instructor will show you how to produce the same beautiful abstract artwork you've seen on Pinterest. Create an acrylic pour on a 12" wooden cut-out of the State of Minnesota, and leave the clean-up to us. We'll provide a tray to carry your painting home, along with vinyl stickers you can apply later for extra detail.


Monday, July 24, 2023, RM Art Rm Door A
Action research is a form of investigation designed to attempt to solve problems and improve professional practices by using systematic observations and data collection. Discover the features of action research and how to use the information it provides. This course is included in the Statistics for Decision-Making course.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
August 7, 2023 to September 1, 2023, Online Only
November 6, 2023 to December 1, 2023, Online Only
Acupressure is a wonderful self-help tool that will help you feel your best. Learn which points offer great relief from symptoms such as hot flashes, mood swings, bloating, headaches, irritability, nausea, insomnia, anxiety, and even weight gain. During class we will discuss breathing techniques, nutritional musts and more.


Tuesday, December 12, 2023, Online Only
Here's a facelift you can do at home! Discover how stimulating facial acupressure points can help erase years from your face naturally, bring a healthy glow to your skin, decrease headaches, relieve eye strain, soothe nerves, and increase relaxation. Learn how to make your skin as healthy as possible from the inside out!


Monday, November 27, 2023, Online Only
Acupressure is an eastern healing technique that involves pressing or massaging key points on the body to stimulate energy flow through pathways called meridians. When the points that regulate metabolism, digestion and thyroid function are blocked or out of balance, losing weight will seem like an impossible task. In this virtual workshop, you will learn the main pressure points that help strengthen thyroid function, boost metabolism, control appetite, decrease food cravings, reduce stress-eating and strengthen the entire digestive system.


Monday, November 13, 2023, Online Only
Acupressure can provide great relief with no side effects to help you feel your best. Learn the nine master pressure points that are the most helpful and most frequently prescribed to help and assist every system in your body.


Tuesday, September 26, 2023, Online Only
Monday, December 11, 2023, Online Only
Adobe Illustrator is the industry standard computer illustration software. Learn to use the drawing tools, color and text to create print-ready PDF documents. This course is included in the Graphic Design Software Essentials course.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
September 5-29, 2023, Online Only
Adobe InDesign allows you to create multi-page documents such as brochures, flyers, books and magazines, and works seamlessly with Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop. This course is included in the Graphic Design Software Essentials Certificate course.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
August 7, 2023 to September 1, 2023, Online Only
November 6, 2023 to December 1, 2023, Online Only
Impress your business organization, friends, and family by enhancing their photos and creating magazine cover-quality enhanced images. This course is included in the Graphic Design Software Essentials Certificate course.


July 4-28, 2023, Online Only
October 2-27, 2023, Online Only
Take the guesswork out of important company decisions and make decisions based on statistically significant information. This course is included in the Certificate in Data Analysis course.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
August 7, 2023 to September 1, 2023, Online Only
November 6, 2023 to December 1, 2023, Online Only
You can't make sound decisions with inaccurate information. Discover the Excel tools that can help you use your data and information with confidence. This class is included with the Certificate in Mastering Excel course.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
August 7, 2023 to September 1, 2023, Online Only
November 6, 2023 to December 1, 2023, Online Only
Forget the fads and dump the buzz words. Take your knowledge of marketing to a new level. These advanced marketing concepts will enable you to develop more effective marketing campaigns and results. This course is included in the Integrated Marketing Certificate course.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
September 5-29, 2023, Online Only
Expand your knowledge of Power BI Desktop to the highest level! Focus on the advanced capabilities of Power Query, Data Modeling and Reports.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
August 7, 2023 to September 1, 2023, Online Only
November 6, 2023 to December 1, 2023, Online Only
Complete your SQL Certificate with advanced information. Learn how to write advanced subqueries, advanced join queries, and UNION queries that query more than one table. This course is included in the SQL Certificate course.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
July 4-28, 2023, Online Only
August 7, 2023 to September 1, 2023, Online Only
September 5-29, 2023, Online Only
October 2-27, 2023, Online Only
November 6, 2023 to December 1, 2023, Online Only
December 4-29, 2023, Online Only
There are tremendous opportunities for teaching online. Discover how to plan, develop and teach an online course. Learn how to create online audio lectures with slide shows, and find out how self-quizzes enhance learning. This class is included in the Certificate in Online Teaching course.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
September 5-29, 2023, Online Only
Make your website truly responsive and able to serve all device sizes from smartphone to desktop. This course is included in the Certificate in Web Design course.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
August 7, 2023 to September 1, 2023, Online Only
November 6, 2023 to December 1, 2023, Online Only
Aikido is a traditional Japanese martial art that has no tournaments or competitions. Its focus is on mental and physical discipline through hand-to-hand, sword, and staff techniques, and is for people of all abilities.


July 20, 2023 to August 31, 2023, SM Balcony Gym Door U
Have you wondered what the air fryer hype is all about? Cook along with Tess as she creates air fryer chicken nuggets and stuffed potato skins! She will also demonstrate how to make air fryer macaroni and cheese balls, mozzarella sticks, and marvelous meatballs!


Friday, December 1, 2023, Online Only
Have you ever wondered what the air fryer hype is all about? Do you want cooking ideas that go beyond fries and frozen processed foods? Dive into the world of air frying in this demonstration and cook-along class! Watch as our online chef makes homemade egg rolls, pizza bites, seasoned potato wedges, and burgers, and cook-along to make copycat KFC chicken!


Friday, October 6, 2023, Online Only
Start a new holiday tradition and create lifelong family memories by baking homemade gingerbread and constructing your own gingerbread house! During this class, you will create the gingerbread for the house and whip up a batch of stiff Royal Icing to hold it all together!


Friday, December 15, 2023, Online Only
Baklava is a traditional Greek layered dessert pastry made with filo, chopped nuts, and a few secret ingredients, then bathed in dreamy syrup. Spanakopita, on the other hand, is a Greek savory pastry consisting of delicate sheets of filo pastry wrapped around a filling of spinach, cheese, and other secret ingredients. During this class, Tess will guide you through creating her version of baklava, which she calls Baklava Rolls. Tess will also lead you through the creation of her spanakopita triangles.


Tuesday, November 14, 2023, Online Only
Barre classes combine elements of barre, dance, yoga, and Pilates. Exercises are high intensity and low impact. Energizing music will carry you through the burn as you tone the legs and butt as well as strengthen the core. Balance and flexibility training are included in every session. Barre classes are a great way to improve posture and strengthen the stabilizing muscles around the joints.


June 20, 2023 to July 27, 2023, InSPIRE Studio: Pilates & Barre
June 21, 2023 to July 31, 2023, InSPIRE Studio: Pilates & Barre
August 1-31, 2023, InSPIRE Studio: Pilates & Barre
August 2-30, 2023, InSPIRE Studio: Pilates & Barre
How do you keep track of day-to-day financial transactions of a business? Learn how to understand the numbers and how to record every penny.


July 4-28, 2023, Online Only
October 2-27, 2023, Online Only
Would you like to speak Spanish? Practice the basic building blocks of the language and be able to ask and answer questions and hold simple conversations. You'll be speaking and reading Spanish in no time with this two-month online course.


June 5, 2023 to July 28, 2023, Online Only
September 5, 2023 to October 27, 2023, Online Only
Has your golf game landed you in the sand so much you feel like you're at the beach? Turn your bogeys into birdies! Join PGA Master Professional Mike Seiffert in a stress-free and fun environment while honing the fundamentals of putting, chipping, pitching, bunker and full swing skills.


July 11-25, 2023, Fox Hollow Golf Club
Whether you run your own business, run the family finances, or want to add to your job skills, this online certificate course will help you understand the bookkeeping process and how to keep your accounts accurately.
Registering for this certificate program will automatically enroll you in the three required courses: Understanding Debits and Credits, General Ledger and Month-End Procedures, and Closing Procedures and Financial Statements.


June 5, 2023 to September 1, 2023, Online Only
September 5, 2023 to December 1, 2023, Online Only
Acquire the basic skills to boost your website traffic, including how to optimize your search engine presence. This course is included in the Certificate in Digital Marketing course.


July 4-28, 2023, Online Only
October 2-27, 2023, Online Only
Whether starting a business or growing the one you have, a business plan serves as a roadmap and can help secure needed funding. In this course, you evaluate the many aspects and potential hurdles of the business and build the Business Plan one step at a time.
This course is included in the Entrepreneurship Certificate course.


July 4-28, 2023, Online Only
October 2-27, 2023, Online Only
The ability to communicate in writing is a critical skill in any business or workplace. Understanding the basic principles and steps used in writing reports and proposals will set you on the path to crafting effective professional business documents. This course is included in the Certificate in Business Writing course.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
September 5-29, 2023, Online Only
Cash is arguably the most important factor in business success. Discover your role as a non-financial manager in the cash flow process. This course is included in the Certificate in Accounting and Finance for Non-Financial Managers course.


July 4-28, 2023, Online Only
October 2-27, 2023, Online Only
When your child has a Smartphone, there are key things you should know in order to keep them safe and secure. We'll help you understand recommended safety settings on popular social media apps, explore parental control apps for your child's Smartphone, and simplify this complicated technology so that you and your child can use the phone safely without worry.


Tuesday, September 26, 2023, Online Only
Nearly every decision in the workplace relies on financial information in one way or another. Discover how understanding this information can help you make smart decisions about budgeting, setting goals and assessing performance within your area of influence.
Registering for this certificate program will automatically enroll you in the three required courses: Accounting and Finance for Non-Financial Managers, Cash is King, and Financial Analysis and Planning for Non-Financial Managers.


June 5, 2023 to September 1, 2023, Online Only
September 5, 2023 to December 1, 2023, Online Only
Games are increasingly recognized as tools that can serve many business purposes beyond entertainment. This course looks at both video and analog games.
Registering for this certificate program will automatically enroll you in the two required courses: Introduction to Game Design and Intermediate Video Game Design.


June 5, 2023 to July 28, 2023, Online Only
September 5, 2023 to October 27, 2023, Online Only
Experience the tactile art of working with clay! Designed for every level of artist, you'll start with a hand building project to learn some basic techniques and progress to throwing on a pottery wheel.


June 12, 2023 to August 14, 2023, ER Rm 204 Door A
June 13, 2023 to August 8, 2023, ER Rm 204 Door A
September 11, 2023 to November 13, 2023, HC Art Rm Door 5
November 20, 2023 to February 12, 2024, HC Art Rm Door 5
February 26, 2024 to May 6, 2024, HC Art Rm Door 5
Successful communicators in the workplace move forward, others move back. Enhance your career by improving this critical communication skill.
Registering for this certificate program will automatically enroll you in the three required courses: Business Writing, Effective Copywriting, and Writing News and Press Releases.


June 5, 2023 to September 1, 2023, Online Only
September 5, 2023 to December 1, 2023, Online Only
Customer service is an essential part of any business or organization. As the use of technology increases, human interaction with customers becomes even more important. You can become an excellent service provider through this two-part online program.
Registering for this certificate program will automatically enroll you in the two required courses: Extraordinary Customer Service and Keys to Customer Service.


June 5, 2023 to July 28, 2023, Online Only
September 5, 2023 to October 27, 2023, Online Only
Data analysis is quickly becoming one of the most sought-after skills in the workplace. Companies have vast amounts of data, but it is rare to have someone with the ability to analyze that data to see trends and make predictions.
Registering for this certificate program will automatically enroll you in the three required courses: Introduction to Data Analysis, Intermediate Data Analysis, and Advanced Data Analysis.


June 5, 2023 to September 1, 2023, Online Only
September 5, 2023 to December 1, 2023, Online Only
Good grammar doesn't make good writing, but good writing demands good grammar. Put an end to grammar mistakes that detract from your work. Everything you learn will elevate your communication skills and help you present polished, professional writing every time.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
September 5, 2023 to October 27, 2023, Online Only
Especially geared for future leaders in the Gen Y generation (born 1980-1999), this certificate course provides practical information on advancing your leadership potential and making a difference in both the workplace and in society.
Registering for this certificate program will automatically enroll you in the three required courses: Leadership Principles, Developing Your Leadership Skills, and Developing Your Professional Career.


June 5, 2023 to September 1, 2023, Online Only
September 5, 2023 to December 1, 2023, Online Only
New research and information comes out frequently about how your learners - and you - learn. Everyone learns differently. This course brings you the most advanced information about three of the most prevalent student characteristics you face in teaching: generation, gender, and the autism spectrum.
Registering for this certificate program will automatically enroll you in the three required courses: Developing the Socialization Skills of Students with ASD in the Inclusive Classroom, Gender Matters: Gender in the Classroom, and Generational Learning Styles.


June 5, 2023 to September 1, 2023, Online Only
October 2, 2023 to December 1, 2023, Online Only
Microsoft Excel is the most used spreadsheet tool in the world. How well do YOU know it?
Registering for this certificate program will automatically enroll you in the three required courses: Mastering Microsoft Excel, Intermediate Excel, and Advanced Excel.


June 5, 2023 to September 1, 2023, Online Only
September 5, 2023 to December 1, 2023, Online Only
Non-profits today need to be run like a business in many respects. You have competition, a need to generate income and a surplus, and staff need to be even more productive. Get the best training on revenue generation and program evaluation for non-profits with this course.
Registration for this certificate program will automatically enroll you in the two required courses: Revenue Generation for Nonprofits, and Program Evaluation for Nonprofits.


June 5, 2023 to September 1, 2023, Online Only
September 5, 2023 to December 1, 2023, Online Only
Whether you are new to teaching online or already doing it, this program will give you the fundamentals of teaching online as well as the most advanced tips and techniques in the business. Registering for this certificate program will automatically enroll you in the three required courses: Advanced Teaching Online, Designing Online Instruction, and Fostering Online Discussion.


June 5, 2023 to September 1, 2023, Online Only
September 5, 2023 to December 1, 2023, Online Only
Every business or organization needs project management. A good project manager can detect problems early for quick resolution, which can improve employee, customer and public confidence and attitude. Registering for this certificate program will automatically enroll you in the three required courses: Introduction to Project Management, Project Management Knowledge Areas, and Project Management Processes.


June 5, 2023 to September 1, 2023, Online Only
September 5, 2023 to December 1, 2023, Online Only
QuickBooks Online is the leading online accounting platform, and is the preferred choice for small business managers, owners, bookkeepers, and accounting professionals. Get a comprehensive understanding of QuickBooks Online, then learn how to work with more advanced QuickBooks Online topics.
Registering for this certificate program will automatically enroll you in the two required courses: QuickBooks Online Level 1 and QuickBooks Online Level 2.


June 5, 2023 to July 28, 2023, Online Only
September 5, 2023 to October 27, 2023, Online Only
This is your invitation to teach others in-person and join in one of the more important functions in life -- passing on knowledge and skills to others.


September 5, 2023 to December 1, 2023, Online Only
Have you ever judged a business or company by their website? Effective website design is essential in the digital marketplace. No prior web design, HTML or coding knowledge is needed for this course. 
Registering for this certificate program will automatically enroll you in the three required courses: Introduction to Web Design, Intermediate Web Design, and Advanced Web Design.


June 5, 2023 to September 1, 2023, Online Only
September 5, 2023 to December 1, 2023, Online Only
Communication in the workplace is more important than ever and critical to your career advancement and success. Discover skills and techniques you can study over the weekend and put to use on Monday morning!
Registration for this certificate program will automatically enroll you in the three required courses: Conflict Management, Negotiation: Get What You Want, and Using Personality Profiles for Better Work Performance.


June 5, 2023 to September 1, 2023, Online Only
September 5, 2023 to December 1, 2023, Online Only
Financial statements can help you measure performance, make improvements and set goals for your business, organization or home finances. Learn how to prepare these statements, close your books, and get ready for the next accounting period. This course is included in the Bookkeeping Certificate course.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
August 7, 2023 to September 1, 2023, Online Only
November 6, 2023 to December 1, 2023, Online Only
Coding is becoming one of the most in-demand skills in the workplace today. Take your first steps into learning a skill that can help you become even more valuable in the job market or in your current organization.
Registering for this certificate program will automatically enroll you in the three required courses: Introduction to Coding, HTML Fundamentals, and CSS Fundamentals.


June 5, 2023 to September 1, 2023, Online Only
September 5, 2023 to December 1, 2023, Online Only
Collaborative skills are essential to help harness the energy of groups and teams for maximum performance and productivity. Explore the principles of collaborative management and gain insight on how to expand your collaborative skills for the success of your team or organization. This class is included in the Management Certificate course.


July 4-28, 2023, Online Only
October 2-27, 2023, Online Only
Get ready for an adventure that brings together the beautiful expanse of the prairies, the soaring majesty of the Canadian Rockies, and the brilliance of Montana's Glacier National Park. Your 7-day journey begins in the province of Alberta. The trip includes airfare, lodging, and six breakfasts, one lunch, and three dinners.


June 18-24, 2023
An average manager can spend more than 20 percent of their day engaged in or reacting to a conflict situation. No matter what your position, conflict management skills can positively correlate to higher earnings and promotion. This course is included in the Certificate in Workplace Communication course.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
September 5-29, 2023, Online Only
Start a new holiday tradition as you learn to create these delicious freshly-baked homemade cinnamon rolls and velvety hot cocoa bombs! You will love these pillowy, warm, gooey rolls topped with a cream cheese frosting.


Saturday, December 2, 2023, Online Only
The Crescendo Music Program provides individual music lessons to students of all ages -- school age through adulthood. For additional program information, click the session dates below.


June 12, 2023 to August 16, 2023, VM Band Rm Door N
CSS stands for Cascading Style Sheets, which describes how HTML elements are to be displayed on screen, paper, or in other media. It can control the layout of multiple web pages all at once, saving you, as the creator, a lot of work! This course is included in the Coding Certificate course.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
August 7, 2023 to September 1, 2023, Online Only
November 6, 2023 to December 1, 2023, Online Only
Educators and psychologists know that learning is significantly affected by factors such as stress, anxiety, self-image, cultural expectations and societal expectations. In this course, you will examine the factors that come together to create unique challenges to black students in the classroom, and explore ways in which teachers can minimize those challenges and support school success for all students.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
September 5-29, 2023, Online Only
Have you always wanted to learn to tap dance but never had the chance? Whether your dance background is minimal or extensive, this class is a great way to get your feet moving!


June 15, 2023 to August 10, 2023, RH Dance Studio Door 10
Current research shows lifestyle and diet have a big effect on how the brain ages. No matter what your age, there are things you can begin to do today to improve how quickly and effectively brain cells communicate with each other. Learn which superfoods reduce the damaging effects of toxins and inflammation on the brain and which nutrients are great for memory, attention, processing information, and reducing stress.


Monday, October 30, 2023, Online Only
Diverse organizations are found to be more creative, more productive, have higher levels of employee engagement, and experience lower rates of attrition. Diversity is also shown to return higher profits. Learn to appreciate and work effectively with diverse groups, and understand why diversity, equity, and inclusion are important to organizational success. This course is included in the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in the Workplace course.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
August 7, 2023 to September 1, 2023, Online Only
November 6, 2023 to December 1, 2023, Online Only
Learn about the online instructional environment, envisioning your online course, developing a web course, phases of design and development, design guidelines, and more. This class is included in the Certificate in Online Teaching course.


July 4-28, 2023, Online Only
October 2-27, 2023, Online Only
Today, every school in America has students who have been diagnosed with ASD (Autism Spectrum Disorder) -- a neurological disorder on the autism spectrum. Examine strategies for working effectively with ASD students and parents to create the most positive learning environments for children and teens with ASD. This class is included in the Certificate in Learning Styles course.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
October 2-27, 2023, Online Only
Especially for future and emerging leaders in Gen Y, come discover the key concepts of being a leader and the best strategies for developing your leadership skills and influence. Learn the unspoken secrets that leaders know and the strategies they employ/exhibit for influencing others. This course is included in the Certificate in Leadership Development course.


July 4-28, 2023, Online Only
October 2-27, 2023, Online Only
Have you ever wondered what it takes to get to that next level in your career? Identify the skills that all great leaders possess. Discover how your image can determine where you go. This course is included in the Certificate in Leadership Development course.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
August 7, 2023 to September 1, 2023, Online Only
November 6, 2023 to December 1, 2023, Online Only
Get a fundamental, yet advanced, introduction to eMarketing, including improving email promotions, analyzing your website traffic, and optimizing your presence on search engines.
Registering for this certificate program will automatically enroll you in the three required courses: Improving Email Promotions, Boosting Your Website Traffic, and Online Advertising.


June 5, 2023 to September 1, 2023, Online Only
September 5, 2023 to December 1, 2023, Online Only
Dim Sum is a Chinese or Cantonese meal consisting of small appetizers or finger foods traditionally enjoyed in restaurants. Join Tess for one of her newest classes as she guides you through the step-by-step process of creating two types of Dim Sum Stuffed Steamed Buns using homemade dough that will take you to culinary heights you never knew you could reach. You will make two fillings for the buns -- a gooey Chinese BBQ chicken filling and a savory vegetarian filling.


Friday, November 3, 2023, Online Only
To improve diversity, achieve equity, and foster inclusion, one must be intentional, consistent, and courageous. This Certificate program focuses on improving cultural competence and encourages continuous learning. Registering for this certificate program will automatically enroll you in the three required courses: What is DEI?, Inclusive Communication, and DEI and Organizational Success.


June 5, 2023 to September 1, 2023, Online Only
September 5, 2023 to December 1, 2023, Online Only
Add some humor to your neighborhood with this witty door hanger! Set up a neighborhood party and order this grab-and-go kit for the perfect summer craft night. The kit includes all the supplies you will need including a 12-inch wood round, pre-folded ribbon bow, paint, paint brushes, vinyl letters, and greenery.


June 1, 2023 to August 31, 2023, VM Media Door L
Do you have a teenager that will soon finish their driver education class or has recently received their permit? Join us for a 2-hour parent course to learn more about driving laws and the process of licensure, as well as lessons to help YOU be the best driving mentor you can be.


Monday, August 21, 2023, HC Rm 111 Door 5
Cook along with Chef Tess in this action-packed class, making the popular Butter Chicken, Coconut Curried Lentils, and homemade naan bread. Choose one dish for your cook-along and watch a demonstration of the other, or, if you have a second Instant Pot, make both! Experience how these culinary creations are taken to another level using the Instant Pot!


Saturday, September 23, 2023, Online Only
Whether you want to be one of the best dancers at your special event or just have fun dancing together at home to add laughter and romance to your relationship, this course will teach you all the right moves!


November 13, 2023 to December 11, 2023, RH Dance Studio Door 10
Whether you are sending out a press release, communicating internally with a memo, or promoting your skills online or in a letter, strong writing skills are the key to success. Learn how to avoid the common writing mistakes that can hold you back.
This course is included in the Certificate in Business Writing course.


July 4-28, 2023, Online Only
October 2-27, 2023, Online Only
Starting a business is something that all of us have thought about at one time or another. Everyone wants to be their own boss. Yet statistics show that most businesses fail within the first five years. This course provides insight into the characteristics, knowledge and skills needed to become a successful entrepreneur.
This course is included in the Entrepreneurship Certificate course.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
September 5-29, 2023, Online Only
To succeed in today's marketplace, entrepreneurs must know how to effectively market their product or service. This course offers you a step-by-step approach to attract and keep customers, all within a realistic budget.
This course is included in the Entrepreneurship Certificate course.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
August 7, 2023 to September 1, 2023, Online Only
November 6, 2023 to December 1, 2023, Online Only
Boost your chances of success for your new or small business and reduce your risks. Get the latest on planning your business, brainstorming business ideas, and a checklist for going into business.
Registering for this certificate program will automatically enroll you in the three required courses: Entrepreneur Boot Camp, The Business Plan, and Entrepreneurial Marketing.


June 5, 2023 to September 1, 2023, Online Only
September 5, 2023 to December 1, 2023, Online Only
Escape to the Mediterranean with the flavors of Greece while you cook along with Tess from the comfort of your own kitchen. Create a classic full-flavored Greek meal with your family, significant other, or friends for a special evening enjoying a taste of Greece!


Tuesday, October 24, 2023, Online Only
Are you in a second marriage? Do you have children from a previous marriage or relationship? Do you have a complicated family situation? With a second marriage or complicated family situation, it is even more important to put documents in place to correctly reflect your wishes. Discuss the basics of estate planning and where some of those plans fall short for people in a second marriage.


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Evaluation research can give you and your organization a systematic assessment of the value of resources and time you commit to a project, product, or specific goal. It can determine whether or not a process has achieved a goal or yielded the desired results. This course is included in the Statistics for Decision-Making course.


July 4-28, 2023, Online Only
October 2-27, 2023, Online Only
If you love to travel and love to write, this is for you! We will discuss how to use all your senses in a new destination to create more detailed and in-depth descriptions that capture and maintain readers' interest, and whether or not you need to include photos with your work. You will also learn how to find and submit your finished product to print and online markets, the business side of travel writing (how to take travel tax deductions), and how to avoid worn-out travel-writing cliches.


Saturday, July 8, 2023, Online Only
We all know good customer service is important, but what makes it truly extraordinary? Discover how easy it is to tweak ordinary customer service into an experience that will keep customers coming back. This course is included in the Certificate in Customer Service course.


July 4-28, 2023, Online Only
October 2-27, 2023, Online Only
There are 19 flat muscles in your face, all of which can be strengthened and toned, just like arm or leg muscles. Facial exercises can take years off your appearance by reducing frown, forehead, and "puppet mouth" lines, lifting and firming neckline, making upper and lower cheeks fuller, reducing puffiness and sagging around eyes, improving circulation and nutrient flow into cells, and improving lymph circulation. Learn simple exercises that will rejuvenate your face.


Thursday, September 28, 2023, Online Only
Monday, December 4, 2023, Online Only
Have you taken a good look at your feet, ankles, or knees lately? They support the weight of your entire body! Do your ankles roll in? Are your arches flat? Do you have bunions or calluses? Are your toes straight, or do they bend in? Does your big toe pull in towards the other toes? Do your knees lock back? Do your kneecaps turn in or pull outward? Discover simple things you can do to help correct these common problems.


Wednesday, November 15, 2023, Online Only
Ethiopian/Eritrean food has become a favorite among foodies worldwide. Experience the thrilling taste of exotic spices paired with daily ingredients such as vegetables, beans, and lentils, or meat sautéed with flavored butters and healthy oils. Every step in this virtual class is educational, informative and a delicious trip into the food culture of these historic countries. Enjoy cooking along from the comfort of your own kitchen.


Tuesday, September 26, 2023, Online Only
Take the mystery out of money matters! Build on your understanding of financial concepts and information found on your organization's reports. This course is included in the Certificate in Accounting and Finance for Non-Financial Managers course.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
August 7, 2023 to September 1, 2023, Online Only
November 6, 2023 to December 1, 2023, Online Only
Dive into the world of unique rolled and stuffed pizzas and marvelous focaccia bread in this virtual cook-along class. Learn how to make your own homemade focaccia bread, a wonderful rolled pizza called stromboli, and the stuffed pizzas we know as calzones.


Saturday, September 30, 2023, Online Only
Being engaged with your online learners throughout the course is one of the three biggest ways to make it a superior learning experience for your students. Experience how to do it from the creator of the concept and practice of 'continual engagement' in teaching. This class is included in the Certificate in Online Teaching course.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
August 7, 2023 to September 1, 2023, Online Only
November 6, 2023 to December 1, 2023, Online Only
Have dinner ready in no time on a busy day! This virtual Instant Pot demonstration-style class gives you the option to prepare Cheesy Stuffed Shells for your freezer along with Chef Tess! Learn the foundations of preparing nourishing make-ahead meals that will go straight from your freezer to your Instant Pot and include a variety of protein, vegetable, and starch ingredients.


Saturday, October 14, 2023, Online Only
Fall is synonymous with pumpkins, spice, harvest, and ghoulish family fun. Join Tess as she guides you step-by-step through the creation of a unique fall family feast called "Fright Night Delight!" Create pumpkin-shaped pumpkin and potato gnocchi with a cheesy cream sauce, ghoulish intestines (stuffed pastry seasoned meat roll) with a gory cranberry dipping sauce, and pumpkin and spice chocolate chip muffins.


Friday, October 13, 2023, Online Only
Wow your guests when you serve them appetizers on a beautiful fall-themed dish you made yourself! This instructor-led class requires no advanced knowledge of glass fusing for you to come away with a masterpiece!


Saturday, October 21, 2023, River Birch Glass Studio
Let our instructor guide you through the basics of fusing art glass. Design a beautiful functional dish, coasters, or wall art. Once your project is complete, it will be fired in the kiln. You will receive an email approximately one week after the class to let you know when your project is available for pick-up at Handke Center, 1170 Main Street, Elk River.


Wednesday, September 13, 2023, River Birch Glass Studio
Get ready for the holidays by creating these sparkling fused glass ornaments! Your instructor will guide you through the process of making up to 8 personalized ornaments, perfect for reflecting the holiday lights. Enjoy the fun atmosphere and come away with some treasures!


Wednesday, November 15, 2023, River Birch Glass Studio
Learn the art of fusing glass and make an eye-catching piece of original art for your window, wall, or table. Once your project is complete, it will be fired in the kiln. You will receive an email approximately one week after the class to let you know when your project is available for pick-up at Handke Center, 1170 Main Street, Elk River.


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There are differences in how the genders learn. Discover techniques and activities to help them be successful in the classroom and the workplace. This course is included in the Certificate in Learning Styles course.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
October 2-27, 2023, Online Only
General ledgers are all about balance. In this online course, you'll learn how to post journal entries and make sure your general ledger balances at the end of the month. This course is included in the Bookkeeping Certificate course.


July 4-28, 2023, Online Only
October 2-27, 2023, Online Only
Students learn in a variety of ways, and generational characteristics can influence learning styles. Explore fascinating information on the brain and how each generation has responded to their unique "cohort experience." This course is included in the Certificate in Learning Styles course.


August 7, 2023 to September 1, 2023, Online Only
November 6, 2023 to December 1, 2023, Online Only
The Adobe software tools are the leading software for graphic design. Discover how to use Illustrator, InDesign and Photoshop to create a myriad of print projects and digital art work. Registering for this certificate program will automatically enroll you in the three required courses: Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, and Adobe Photoshop.


June 5, 2023 to September 1, 2023, Online Only
September 5, 2023 to December 1, 2023, Online Only
What can you do on Instagram that can result in huge growth for your customer base and sales? You'll find the answers in this fun, beginner-level class on growing your business with Instagram. Learn the key steps needed to improve your company bottom line and gain more followers. Plus, you will learn to make your content irresistible and have fun in the process!


Tuesday, September 12, 2023, Online Only
Do you have the desire, but not the willpower, to stop smoking? People can, using guided imagery, stop smoking after just one session!


Monday, September 25, 2023, RM Media Door A
Did you know that there is a way to lose weight without diet pills or starvation? Group hypnosis includes suggestions that will help you eat the type and quantity of foods that are beneficial in losing weight and maintaining your desired weight.


Monday, September 25, 2023, RM Media Door A
Experience the time-honored art of creating pasta from scratch in this hands-on virtual cooking class. Mimi will teach you how to throw together the perfect pasta dough and slice it into noodles. You'll also learn how to make a delicious garlic tomato sauce to smother your freshly-made noodles, creating a rich and satisfying homemade dish.


Tuesday, June 20, 2023, Online Only
Ethiopian food is light, healthy, and flavorful, ranging from mild to a little spicy, and very vegetarian-friendly. It can be addictive both in cooking it as much as eating it. Discover new cooking techniques as Mimi shows you ways to easily pair exotic spices with daily ingredients such as beans, lentils, and vegetables sautéed with flavored ghee and healthy oils.


Tuesday, July 11, 2023, Online Only
We have become a nation of professional sitters, causing lower body muscles to weaken and sag. In this workshop, learn Janice's famous "10 Minute Miracle Exercise" series to strengthen lower body muscles quickly and, in the process, increase metabolism and bone density. These exercises will help you decrease 2 inches off the saddlebag area in 2 weeks and trim inches off your lower body by getting rid of excess water weight.


Wednesday, October 4, 2023, Online Only
Gather your family for this fun online holiday cookie decorating class! Learn the basics for decorating cookies at home with Royal Icing. You will receive an email with recipes for cookies to bake ahead of time so class can focus on decorating.


Friday, December 8, 2023, Online Only
Restaurant-quality egg rolls and samosas can be made right in your own kitchen! These appetizers are jammed with flavors from around the world and can be a quick way to incorporate leftovers into something new and fun to eat. Make a variety of egg rolls, samosas, and dipping sauces in this virtual class.


Monday, June 26, 2023, Online Only
Perfect your pierogies during this virtual cook-along class! Start with homemade dough and filling that will make your taste buds dance for joy! You'll also discover how to freeze these little dumplings and store them for a rainy day.


Friday, November 10, 2023, Online Only
In this fun beginner class, you will learn the basics to create and begin your very own YouTube channel. Join the world's largest media platform to share your hobbies, advice, instructions, talents/gifts, and more with the world and your audience!


Thursday, September 28, 2023, Online Only
More and more businesses, organizations, and groups use social media to promote themselves. Expand your skills and learn the basics of social media analytics from Facebook, Instagram, and YouTube. This critical skill is a must for anyone at any age, whether you're an employee, small business owner, volunteer, etc.! We'll walk you through a step-by-step process so you can confidently interpret the analytics and present how a post performed on social media.


Tuesday, October 3, 2023, Online Only
Turn your talents and hobbies into profits by starting a home business. Taught by a Chamber of Commerce Past President and award-winning business owner, this is probably the most comprehensive business start-up workshop you will ever find. You will discover more than 250 legitimate home business ideas, mandatory legal documentation, ways to market your product and services, and how to take tax deductions.


Tuesday, July 11, 2023, Online Only
Build simple web pages by hand coding, using HTML tags to create paragraphs, headings, lists, links, and more! This course is included in the Coding Certificate course.


July 4-28, 2023, Online Only
October 2-27, 2023, Online Only
Discover new ways to improve your email promotions, including when and what to email, and testing email content. This course is included in the Certificate in Digital Marketing course.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
September 5-29, 2023, Online Only
Respectful communication in the workplace encourages a cohesive collaborative environment, prevents inefficiencies, and ensures the right information gets to the right person at the right time. Explore how communication differs across cultures, and understand how communication can impact relationships with others in both positive and negative ways. This course is included in the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in the Workplace course.


July 4-28, 2023, Online Only
October 2-27, 2023, Online Only
Demystify the electric pressure cooker/multi-cooker called the Instant Pot during a virtual class! Learn the foundations of cooking and care, and how to make a few amazingly satisfying dishes in the Instant Pot. This class is a combination of demonstration and cook-along. Cook along with Tess as she creates a Creamy Cheesy Tuscan Chicken with Penne pasta dish.


Saturday, September 16, 2023, Online Only
Discover the emerging field of integrated marketing. What is its purpose? What makes it unique? What are "the hot 5" digital marketing methods, and why do they work? What methods will work best for you? This course is included in the Integrated Marketing Certificate course.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
August 7, 2023 to September 1, 2023, Online Only
November 6, 2023 to December 1, 2023, Online Only
Discover the growing field that integrates traditional print marketing with digital marketing for even greater marketing success. Understand how digital marketing and print complement and enhance each other, and how to integrate both kinds of marketing for even greater overall effectiveness. Registration for this certificate program will automatically enroll you in the three required courses: Advanced Marketing Concepts, Successful Print Marketing, and Integrated Marketing Best Practices.


June 5, 2023 to September 1, 2023, Online Only
September 5, 2023 to December 1, 2023, Online Only
What goes into building a great social network? How do you select the right tool for your business? What is Ning? How do you know where to spend your time? What's next? Or are you still working on last year's trends? This course is included in the Social Media for Business Certificate course.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
August 7, 2023 to September 1, 2023, Online Only
November 6, 2023 to December 1, 2023, Online Only
Many business decisions involve comparing groups for differences and relationships between variables. Explore the statistics behind differences and relationships in this online course. This course is included in the Certificate in Data Analysis course.


July 4-28, 2023, Online Only
October 2-27, 2023, Online Only
Increase your efficiency by learning how to organize, display and calculate your data into useful information. This course is included in the Certificate in Mastering Excel course.


July 4-28, 2023, Online Only
October 2-27, 2023, Online Only
Discover insights hidden in your data! Delve further into Power Query to Extract, Transform and Load (ETL) your data. Add user-friendly features to enhance your reports. This course is included in the Power BI certificate course.


July 4-28, 2023, Online Only
October 2-27, 2023, Online Only
Start with a review of Structured Query Language (SQL). Then discover how to retrieve more meaningful data from one or more tables stored in a database. This course is included in the SQL Certificate course.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
July 4-28, 2023, Online Only
August 7, 2023 to September 1, 2023, Online Only
September 5-29, 2023, Online Only
October 2-27, 2023, Online Only
November 6, 2023 to December 1, 2023, Online Only
December 4-29, 2023, Online Only
Worldwide, video game sales including consoles, online and mobile games are projected to reach $111 billion this year. Learn the basics of video game processes, the main video game genres, and acquire simple game programming ability. This course is included in the Certificate in Basic Game Design course.


July 4-28, 2023, Online Only
October 2-27, 2023, Online Only
You know how to put together a basic website, but you want it to do more! Add functions, objects, forms, databases and tables, and examine accessibility guidelines and conformance. This course is included in the Certificate in Web Design course.


July 4-28, 2023, Online Only
October 2-27, 2023, Online Only
New technologies allow you to create your own web pages using code, even if you aren't a computer science expert. Explore the basics of HTML, CSS, and Java Script, and practical uses for each. This course is included in the Coding Certificate course.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
September 5-29, 2023, Online Only
Businesses look for candidates with an understanding of how to analyze the data they have been collecting. This course will help you start on that journey. This course is included in the Certificate in Data Analysis course.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
September 5-29, 2023, Online Only
It has been said that everyone has a book in them. Do you? Designed specifically for those with little to no fiction-writing experience, this online course will help you find your path toward your fiction-writing goals.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
September 5-29, 2023, Online Only
Discover resources for developing game design and identify the mechanics and verbs used in different games. Understand the different roles required in the development of a video game, and how to work with game developers.This course is included in the Certificate in Basic Game Design course.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
September 5-29, 2023, Online Only
Discover how to quickly extract, transform, and load data with just a few clicks using Microsoft's free Power BI Desktop program. This course is included in the Power BI certificate course.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
September 5-29, 2023, Online Only
Having good project management skills is one of the fastest paths to promotion in many organizations. Go through the basics of creating a project in this online course. This course is included in the Certificate in Project Management course.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
September 5-29, 2023, Online Only
In this comprehensive session, you will learn about special screenwriting terms and formats for television and the big screen. You will also learn how to plot a story, develop characters, and execute your work in the proper screenwriting format. You will discover the difference between a Treatment, a Spec Script, and a Shooting Script and when to do each. Plus, you'll get an inside look into the business of selling your script to agents and producers.


Saturday, July 8, 2023, Online Only
Discover the top social media sites and learn how businesses are using them. This course is included in the Social Media for Business Certificate course.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
September 5-29, 2023, Online Only
Learning how to write Structured Query Language (SQL) code can increase your worth in the job market! Start here with the basics. This course is included in the SQL Certificate course.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
July 4-28, 2023, Online Only
August 7, 2023 to September 1, 2023, Online Only
September 5-29, 2023, Online Only
October 2-27, 2023, Online Only
November 6, 2023 to December 1, 2023, Online Only
December 4-29, 2023, Online Only
Explore the craft of voiceovers! Discover current trends, opportunities, and tools you need to find success in the growing remote-working industry. Read a real script and receive coaching from your instructor, a professional voice actor, to improve your delivery. One-time, 90-minute, one-on-one video chat class! Learn more at http://www.voicesforall.com/ooo.


September 1, 2023 to December 31, 2023, Online Only
Frequently, a website forms the first impression of a business, company or organization. A good website starts with a plan. Discover the basics of web design from planning the structure to layout to publishing. This course is included in the Certificate in Web Design course.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
September 5-29, 2023, Online Only
Good customer service skills can have a powerful impact on your life as well as your career. Discover how to avoid customer turnoffs and what it takes to consistently deliver great customer service. This course is included in the Certificate in Customer Service course.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
September 5-29, 2023, Online Only
Try Kickboxing + Strength to torch the calories and leave you feeling great. Throughout our 45 minutes together, we will alternate between cardio kickboxing and strength training. This is a total body workout that will improve your muscle strength and endurance, and is appropriate for all fitness levels.


June 15, 2023 to August 10, 2023, RH Dance Studio Door 10
Have you ever experienced the joy of having a Texan kolache? A Texan kolache is a wonderfully fluffy, extra-large, mildly sweet, baked doughnut stuffed with a choice of sausage and other fillings such as cheese. Sweet kolache are a wonderful light cookie traditionally made in European countries around the winter holidays that are filled with preserves and dusted with confectioners sugar. Learn how to make these delicious delicacies during this cook-along class.


Friday, November 17, 2023, Online Only
Get a great workout at the pool without having to pay club membership fees!


June 11, 2023 to August 6, 2023, VM Pool Door M
Find out what it takes to become an effective leader. Discover your style of leadership. Discuss task completion, building relationships with your subordinates, becoming socially perceptive to changes in the workplace, and addressing challenging goals. This course is included in the Certificate in Leadership Development course.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
September 5-29, 2023, Online Only
Adults of all ages are welcome to participate in this 2,500-year-old practice that helps us overcome self-dislike and builds proper self-love and self-acceptance. Meditation also helps us act more gently and lovingly toward others and live without fear or hatred. This practice improves good relationships and helps heal problem ones. It also teaches compassion, balance in relationships, and appreciating the good fortune of others.


November 14-21, 2023, Online Only
Learn to play the fastest-growing game around! You'll learn the rules, how to keep score, and how to play using fun lessons and drills. We'll match you up with a partner of similar ability to practice the various skills and to play a match in a low key fun environment.


July 11, 2023 to August 1, 2023, RM Rogers MS Tennis Courts
August 15, 2023 to September 5, 2023, RM Rogers MS Tennis Courts
This class is for the pickleballer who has taken a beginner class and is ready to take their game to the next level. Improve your skills and meet new people of similar abilities. We'll start with a warm-up, then get things rolling with fun drills, games, and competition. No need to bring a partner -- everyone will rotate around.


July 11, 2023 to August 1, 2023, RM Rogers MS Tennis Courts
August 15, 2023 to September 5, 2023, RM Rogers MS Tennis Courts
If you can type, you can make money at home using your computer. You will discover how and where to find clients, 50 ways to advertise/market your services, effective home office equipment choices, and 100 ways to make money with a computer. There is a definite need for your services, so learn to be your own boss, set your own hours, and make more money. (Must have attended "Explore 250 Legitimate Home-Based Business Ideas.")


Tuesday, July 11, 2023, Online Only
Discover the keys to effectively managing your employees. Find out how to create clear expectations, engage and motivate employees, and increase your effectiveness through the use of the DiSC personality profile (included). This class is included in the Management Certificate course.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
September 5-29, 2023, Online Only
Nothing creates success like a solid foundation. Discover the keys to effectively managing your employees. Explore how to engage and motivate employees, how to expand your collaborative skills, and what motivates each generation at work. Registering for this certificate program will automatically enroll you in the three required courses: Management Boot Camp, Collaborative Management, and Managing Generations in the Workplace.


June 5, 2023 to September 1, 2023, Online Only
September 5, 2023 to December 1, 2023, Online Only
Each generation has different expectations and styles of work in the workplace. Explore the characteristics of Boomers, Gen Xers and Gen Yers, their motivations and what messages they value. Then identify practical how-to tips and techiques for managing them. This class is included in the Management Certificate course.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
August 7, 2023 to September 1, 2023, Online Only
November 6, 2023 to December 1, 2023, Online Only
You cannot manage remote workers like you manage in-office workers. But you can manage remote workers better, with greater productivity and efficiency. Discover the keys to successful managing in the new workplace of the 21st century. This class is included in the Managing Remote Workers Certificate course.


July 4-28, 2023, Online Only
October 2-27, 2023, Online Only
Working from home is here to stay. Discover how to communicate with and manage remote workers, one of the fastest-growing sectors of the workforce.


June 5, 2023 to July 28, 2023, Online Only
September 5, 2023 to October 27, 2023, Online Only
Social media can help you develop a two-way communication and marketing strategy for your business or organization. Find out which platform will work best for you. This course is included in the Social Marketing for Business Certificate course.


July 4-28, 2023, Online Only
October 2-27, 2023, Online Only
Must-have skills to succeed in the workplace include the ability to create, edit and manage presentations, documents, email, calendars and spreadsheets in the Microsoft Office Suite. Take your computer skills from plain and drab to exciting and engaging.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
September 5-29, 2023, Online Only
Examine the life of an Excel worksheet and workbook, from creation to presentation. This course is included in the Certificate in Mastering Excel course.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
September 5-29, 2023, Online Only
Video marketing is a hot marketing trend. When done correctly, video can tell a story, and stories connect with people. Learn how to turn that connection into a positive outcome.
Registering for this certificate program will automatically enroll you in the two required courses: YouTube for Business, and Video Marketing.


June 5, 2023 to July 28, 2023, Online Only
September 5, 2023 to October 27, 2023, Online Only
Mat-based Pilates focuses on strength, stability, posture, proper breath control, and flexibility. Each class will work to balance all muscle groups' strength and flexibility, with an emphasis on challenging the core muscles with each movement. Classes will be taught using slow, controlled movements.


June 22, 2023 to August 31, 2023, InSPIRE Studio: Pilates & Barre
June 26, 2023 to August 28, 2023, InSPIRE Studio: Pilates & Barre
Experience the flavors of the Mediterranean in the comfort of your own home in this cook-along class. Learn to create a full-flavored, mouthwatering taste of Greece from a descendant of the Spartans who has been cooking Mediterranean cuisine for over 45 years! Your menu includes a Greek Chicken Gyro (made indoors), Tzatziki, Greek Oven-Roasted Lemon Potatoes, homemade pita bread, drizzle dressing, and Greek salad dressing.


Saturday, November 18, 2023, Online Only
In this hands-on virtual cooking class with Mimi, discover how to cook Mediterranean cuisine that erupts with zesty and exciting flavors. From classic, refreshing hummus to a delightful Mediterranean salad with grilled chicken breast, it doesn't get any better than this!


Monday, June 12, 2023, Online Only
Discover 20 SIMPLE things you can do every day to boost your metabolism and burn as much as 30% more calories every day. Join our instructor and your friends in a ZOOM meeting that could help you change your life!


Tuesday, November 28, 2023, Online Only
Adults of all ages are welcome to join Mindfulness Meditation - the ancient method of self-understanding and self-management. Meditation is widely used for handling pain and stress, habit control, and dealing with painful emotions and disturbing thoughts. It leads to deep self-knowledge and self-management skills that make life richer. The content of the practice is simply our own experiences of body and mind with no ideology.


September 26, 2023 to October 24, 2023, Online Only
This driver improvement program is presented by the Minnesota Highway Safety Research Center. Topics include visual techniques, habits, perception, attitude, communication, distracted drivers, new laws and more.


Monday, September 11, 2023, HC Rm 111 Door 5
Monday, October 23, 2023, HC Rm 111 Door 5
Tuesday, November 21, 2023, HC Rm 111 Door 5
Wednesday, December 13, 2023, HC Rm 111 Door 5
This driver improvement class for first-time participants will cover items such as visual techniques, habits, perception, attitude, communication, distracted drivers, new laws and more.


September 20-21, 2023, HC Rm 111 Door 5
Mudras, or "yoga of the hand" has been recognized for centuries as a simple, yet effective, healing tool. In ancient India, mudras was believed to be the key to spiritual, mental and physical well-being and that regular practice of the hand positions can rejuvenate body and mind. Mudras can also be used to help relieve numerous conditions such as anxiety, stress, digestive issues, weight loss, bloating, insomnia and more.


Wednesday, December 13, 2023, Online Only
Does your child dream of having their own YouTube channel? Eliminate the worry with this helpful class as we walk you through how to set up a YouTube channel, safety settings, and what to consider for kids having their own channel. You will learn the basics of being able to help manage and monitor their activity and leave the class with helpful guidelines to get their channel started safely with a solid foundation for their new creative outlet in 2023.


Thursday, October 5, 2023, Online Only
This past year has resulted in some of the most significant changes to the college planning process in decades. Our friends from College Inside Track will show you how these changes may impact your family and will present new strategies to consider to give your student the best opportunities for admission, scholarships, and financial aid. If you are a parent of a student in grades 9-11, this is incredibly important info you will not want to miss!


Monday, October 2, 2023, Online Only
Negotiation and bargaining skills are useful in everyday life as well as in business and the workplace. Discover your natural bargaining style and learn how to balance firmness and flexibility to get the best outcome. This course is included in the Certificate in Workplace Communication course.


July 4-28, 2023, Online Only
October 2-27, 2023, Online Only
Get the keys to making online advertising work for you and your organization or company. Learn how to target local audiences, use Facebook advertising, and how to determine the demographics of people you want to reach! This course is included with the Certificate in Digital Marketing course.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
August 7, 2023 to September 1, 2023, Online Only
November 6, 2023 to December 1, 2023, Online Only
Grab your family and friends and head to the pool for some water fun! Play games, practice swim skills, or just splash around.


June 11, 2023 to August 6, 2023, VM Pool Door M
Have you ever had a day where you just can't stop eating? Do you crave starches, snack foods and sweets, and find the more you eat, the more you WANT to eat? Is your snacking out of control? Overcoming carb cravings is not a matter of willpower, but a matter of biology. Learn how you can stop the vicious cycle of food craving and weight gain. No hype - just the facts.


Monday, November 6, 2023, Online Only
Celebrate the national holidays this summer by getting crafty with this easy, unique patriotic fringe flag kit! It's a perfect project for a family craft night or for some quiet time by yourself! Kit includes a wood base, paint, paint brushes, wood star, glue, and step-by-step instructions.


June 1-30, 2023, VM Media Door L
Have you ever caught sight of your reflection in a window or mirror to see that your head leads the way? Or noticed that your shoulders and upper back are too rounded forward? Learn techniques to improve posture and stand straighter, as well as how to reduce the risk of osteoporosis and related injuries and regain bone mass.


Tuesday, October 24, 2023, Online Only
Have you ever caught your own reflection to see that your head hangs too far forward or your shoulders are too rounded, or you slump too much? Discover how to correct common posture problems and learn an "Instant Alignment Technique" that will have you standing straighter immediately.


Tuesday, October 3, 2023, Online Only
Podcasts are like "on-demand radio," and cover all kinds of topics! Do you have a business, hobby or passion you'd like to share? Discover how to get started in podcasting and how you can reach your maximum audience.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
September 5-29, 2023, Online Only
Gain insights into your data using business intelligence software - Power Business Intelligence. Discover the process of creating interactive reports, charts, visuals, and more to enhance the data analysis skills that will allow you to make more informed decisions for your organization or business.
Registration for this course will automatically enroll you in the three required courses: Introduction to Power BI, Intermediate Power BI, and Advanced Power BI.


June 5, 2023 to September 1, 2023, Online Only
September 5, 2023 to December 1, 2023, Online Only
Two of the most-craved food items in North America are pizza and soft pretzels! Learn how to satisfy both cravings at once by joining Tess as she guides you through her step-by-step process of creating her Specialty Gourmet Pretzel Crust Pizza! You'll also have the pleasure of learning to prepare her homemade pizza sauce, soft pretzel knots, and a velvety beer-cheese dip!


Friday, October 27, 2023, Online Only
Enhance your understanding of program evaluation within the nonprofit context. Find out how to improve your evaluation planning, data collection, data analysis, and data use. Special attention will be paid to the real-world challenges that organizations may face when conducting evaluation, including staff time, costs, and reporting evaluation results to funders. This class is included in the Certificate in Non-Profit Administration course.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
August 7, 2023 to September 1, 2023, Online Only
November 6, 2023 to December 1, 2023, Online Only
The knowledge areas covered in this course support the Project Management Processes. Explore these areas including communication, cost, scope, quality, human resources, risk and procurement. This course is included in the Certificate of Project Management course.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
August 7, 2023 to September 1, 2023, Online Only
November 6, 2023 to December 1, 2023, Online Only
The basic information in this online course will assist you in learning the beginnings of Project Management, whether you are interested in a project management field or for use in your current line of work. Come away with a solid foundation of the five processes to use when any type of project occurs in your employment arena. This course is included in the Certificate in Project Management course.


July 4-28, 2023, Online Only
October 2-27, 2023, Online Only
Did you have to file an extension for your taxes? Did your CPA scold you at tax time? Are you starting a new business and need to learn QuickBooks Online fast? Or are you using QuickBooks Online and need help with accurate entry? Whatever your question, we have your answer!


September 9-23, 2023, HC Rm 111 Door 5
November 4-18, 2023, HC Rm 111 Door 5
Get a comprehensive understanding of QuickBooks Online, one of the most popular cloud-based accounting programs and preferred choice for small business managers, owners, bookkeepers, and accounting professionals. In four hands-on units, you will learn how to use QuickBooks Online to enter sales and purchases, receive and make payments, and add inventory. This course is included in the Certificate in QuickBooks Online course.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
September 5-29, 2023, Online Only
Move on to work with more advanced QuickBooks Online topics. Increase your abilities with such skills as how to customize settings, banking, credit cards, foreign currencies, statements for debt collection, using tags, and projects. This course is included with the Certificate in QuickBooks Online course.


July 4-28, 2023, Online Only
October 2-27, 2023, Online Only
Working remotely does not make you an expert on remote work. Discover the 5 bad habits too many remote workers and their managers acquire from lack of experience, tools, and expertise. Come away with a deeper understanding of this enormous industrial and cultural shift going on in the workplace and in society. This class is included in the Managing Remote Workers Certificate course.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
September 5-29, 2023, Online Only
Build revenue streams for your non-profit organization. They are essential not only to keep your doors open, but also to expand your services. Discover basic concepts that will yield greater revenue results. After taking this course you will have the knowledge to improve your revenue generation and generate a better surplus. This class is included in the Certificate in Non-Profit Administration course.


June 5, 2023 to July 28, 2023, Online Only
September 5, 2023 to October 27, 2023, Online Only
Examine a series of extremely effective exercises that will quickly strengthen all four layers of abdominal muscle, especially the deepest layer, WITHOUT stressing your back or neck joints and WITHOUT having to get on the floor.


Tuesday, November 14, 2023, Online Only
During this informative class, Vaughn will discuss lifestyle options for senior living. Do you question if you should stay and age in place - making home modifications to reduce safety risks, OR should you go - moving to a home option that may be handicapped accessible, single-level living? Take an assessment during the course and leave with the tools you need to make educated decisions.


Tuesday, September 19, 2023, HC Rm 111 Door 5
Wednesday, December 6, 2023, HC Rm 111 Door 5
Driving new customer traffic to your website and promoting your business is imperative in today's technology world. Don't let your skillset or company get left behind by missing the key social media rules you need to know! Learn how to craft a simple but effective social media marketing strategy, listen directly to customers, and implement tips to grow your business all while staying organized without being overwhelmed by technology.


Thursday, September 7, 2023, Online Only
You see social media every day -- Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, LinkedIn, blogs, and vlogs. And you see all kinds of businesses using it to advertise. Why aren't you?
Registering for this certificate program will automatically enroll you in the three required courses: Introduction to Social Media, Integrating Social Media in Your Organization, and Marketing Using Social Media.


June 5, 2023 to September 1, 2023, Online Only
September 5, 2023 to December 1, 2023, Online Only
Do you have joints that ache - a knee, hip, or back? Whether you have arthritis, bursitis, or just creaky joints, this workshop is for you! Joint lubrication exercises are simple and easy to do, yet produce rather remarkable results by helping to free your joints of pain. You'll also discover which nutrients are needed to help keep your joints healthy.


Monday, October 9, 2023, Online Only
Good communication is an essential part of healthcare today. This Spanish class -- designed specifically for healthcare professionals -- will give you the skills you need to effectively communicate with Spanish-speaking patients.


June 5, 2023 to July 28, 2023, Online Only
September 5, 2023 to October 27, 2023, Online Only
Spin45 is a highly effective way to build cardiovascular strength and endurance. Designed for all ages and fitness levels, Spin offers a challenging 45-minute ride on the new Keiser M3i bikes with fun, energizing music. It's the perfect opportunity to get your heart pumping while you burn some serious calories!


June 20, 2023 to August 29, 2023, InSPIRE Studio: Pilates & Barre
Structured Query Language (SQL) is the industry-standard database programming language. Become more marketable in computer-related career fields that pertain to database administration. Learning SQL can also lead to a job that is specific to analyzing data such as a data analyst, a quality assurance analyst or a business analyst.
Registering for this certificate program will automatically enroll you in the three required courses: Introduction to SQL, Intermediate SQL, and Advanced SQL.


June 5, 2023 to September 1, 2023, Online Only
July 4, 2023 to September 29, 2023, Online Only
August 7, 2023 to October 27, 2023, Online Only
September 5, 2023 to December 1, 2023, Online Only
October 2, 2023 to December 29, 2023, Online Only
Improve your decision-making success with an advanced practical how-to process for gathering statistics. Design effective surveys. Road test evaluation research, and discover the features of action research and how it can be directly applied to answer questions and solve problems in your business or workplace.
Registration for this certificate program will automatically enroll you in the three required courses: Statistics for Decisions Using Surveys, Evaluation Research, and Action Research.


June 5, 2023 to September 1, 2023, Online Only
September 5, 2023 to December 1, 2023, Online Only
Improve your ability to develop and deliver statistics for decision-making by improving your skills in conducting reliable surveys. Help your organization design practical surveys to improve business and workplace effectiveness. This course is included in the Statistics for Decision-Making course.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
September 5-29, 2023, Online Only
Learn the main causes of a bulging belly and 6 strategies for getting rid of belly bloat. Instructor Janice Novak will teach you a few exercises designed to strengthen the deepest layer of abdominal muscle - the layer that is responsible for flattening the stomach, shaping your waistline, and supporting your lower back. And we will do this without getting on the floor!


Monday, October 16, 2023, Online Only
Not everyone can be skinny, but EVERYONE can be stronger! Strong muscles boost metabolism, maintain/increase bone density, make daily tasks easier, and help you age with quality and grace. Learn how to strengthen your arms, back, shoulders, chest, hips, butt and thighs using resistance bands while watching your favorite TV or listening to your favorite radio show. These multi-tasking exercises can fit easily into even the busiest of schedules and will help you look and feel better.


Wednesday, September 27, 2023, Online Only
Print promotion is not extinct! Discover the secrets to success in the almost forgotten but still remarkably effective area of print, including catalogs, direct mail letters, and postcards. This course is included in the Integrated Marketing Certificate course.


July 4-28, 2023, Online Only
October 2-27, 2023, Online Only
Your employees are your most valuable resources! Even experience supervisors and managers will discover something new and practical in this online course.


June 5, 2023 to July 28, 2023, Online Only
September 5, 2023 to October 27, 2023, Online Only
Have you ever wondered what Swedish meatballs are or how to make them? Create a memorable holiday meal with Tess as she guides you through making the most delicious Swedish meatballs, seasoned to perfection and bathed in a savory-velvety cream sauce. Then serve them over your own hand-pulled noodles! Follow along as Tess leads you step-by-step through her recipes while sharing her secrets for making everything about this meal from scratch!


Saturday, December 9, 2023, Online Only
Do you ever wonder just what your teenager is thinking? The teen brain actually functions very differently from the adult brain. Certain kinds of thinking, such as decision-making, actually happen in different parts of the brain for adolescents and adults.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
September 5-29, 2023, Online Only
Born in the Navy SEALs, Suspension Training bodyweight exercise develops strength, balance, flexibility, and core stability simultaneously. It requires the use of the TRX Suspension Trainer, a highly portable performance training tool that leverages gravity and the user's body weight to complete hundreds of exercises. TRX offers a high-intensity workout with both low impact and high impact exercises.


June 20, 2023 to August 29, 2023, InSPIRE Studio: Pilates & Barre
June 21, 2023 to August 30, 2023, InSPIRE Studio: Pilates & Barre
June 22, 2023 to August 31, 2023, InSPIRE Studio: Pilates & Barre
Every financial transaction falls into one or more of five categories involved in bookkeeping. Learn how to create a chart of accounts to meet your needs, as well as double-entry bookkeeping and the process of recording debits and credits. This course is included in the Bookkeeping Certificate course.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
September 5-29, 2023, Online Only
Understanding yourself and others increases your overall effectiveness at work, at home, and in all your relationships. Learn how to communicate effectively with all personality styles. This course is included in the Certificate in Workplace Communication course.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
August 7, 2023 to September 1, 2023, Online Only
November 6, 2023 to December 1, 2023, Online Only
Have you been curious as to exactly what Snapchat is? We will cover everything adults need to know about one of most popular social media apps in the world. You'll learn the foundation for how Snapchat is used, what the basic features include, and more.


Thursday, September 14, 2023, Online Only
Sight, sound, and motion are much more compelling than static words on a page. Discover how to use simple online video to quickly bond with your viewer, drive traffic to your website, boost business, and build brand awareness. This course is included in the Mastering Video Marketing Certificate course.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
September 5-29, 2023, Online Only
Learn the fundamentals of watercolor. This 4-week course is designed for everyone, including beginners. We will focus on getting comfortable with techniques and enjoying painting. Each class starts with the instructor demonstrating a new technique, followed by one hour of painting.


June 20, 2023 to July 18, 2023, VM Art Rm Door N
August 1-22, 2023, VM Art Rm Door N
Understanding diversity, equity, and inclusion is critical to the professional success of any individual or team. This course will differentiate diversity, equity, inclusion, and justice. This course is included in the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in the Workplace certificate course.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
September 5-29, 2023, Online Only
Are you finding that fat is collecting around your midsection and no matter how well you watch what you eat or how much you exercise that weight is not budging? It might be your hormones! In this virtual workshop you will learn 7 key strategies for fighting fat and losing weight, and how to help your body begin to lose weight again.


Tuesday, October 10, 2023, Online Only
Meditation can provide stress reduction and relaxation and can even help medical patients. One of the simplest ways to meditate is by word meditation. It is easy to learn and do, but requires following some important guidelines for proper practice. This class will teach you how to use word meditation correctly and explains how to develop your practice over time using information acquired from skilled experts through many centuries.


Thursday, August 10, 2023, Online Only
Thursday, August 10, 2023, Online Only
Tuesday, November 28, 2023, Online Only
Tuesday, November 28, 2023, Online Only
WordPress is the most popular content management system (CMS) for website and blog design. After successfully completing this course, you will know how to build a WordPress website or blog, customize and maintain it, and use search engine optimization to bring more visitors to your site.


June 5, 2023 to September 1, 2023, Online Only
September 5, 2023 to December 1, 2023, Online Only
Become a mystery writer for fun or profit! You will discover the different sub-genres and three-act story structure of mystery writing and create an intriguing cast of characters. Learn how to research and pick your setting, make sure your opening grabs readers' attention, and use "red herrings" to misdirect your readers and create suspense until you're ready for the final reveal.


Saturday, July 8, 2023, Online Only
Getting the word out is an essential activity for every business or organization. Being able to write a good news story, press release or publicity notice is a skill that can set you apart in the workplace!
This course is included in the Certificate in Business Writing course.


June 5-30, 2023, Online Only
August 7, 2023 to September 1, 2023, Online Only
November 6, 2023 to December 1, 2023, Online Only
Yoga Vinyasa flow is a mixture of meditation, breath work and energizing movement. Class will begin with gentle movement to warm up the body, then flow into more challenging sequences including standing poses and balances.


June 21, 2023 to August 30, 2023, InSPIRE Studio: Pilates & Barre
June 26, 2023 to August 28, 2023, InSPIRE Studio: Pilates & Barre
Did you know YouTube is the second largest search engine? Discover the power of video for your organization, and how to use video as a marketing tool to reach and serve more people. This course is included in the Mastering Video Marketing Certificate.


July 4-28, 2023, Online Only
October 2-27, 2023, Online Only
Perfect for everybody and every body, Zumba® is a fitness program that combines Latin and international music with dance moves. Zumba® routines incorporate interval training - alternating fast and slow rhythms - to help improve cardiovascular fitness, muscle conditioning, balance and flexibility.


June 21, 2023 to August 30, 2023, InSPIRE Studio: Pilates & Barre
Do you want to build new computer/technology skills in a supportive, one-on-one setting? CE2U Technology offers individual computer/technology instruction focused on the skills you desire at a time and day that works for you.


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Do you have a teenager who is ready to drive? Getting a driver's license has changed greatly in the last few years! Our trained and state-licensed instructor will explain the process of taking a Driver's Education Course through ISD 728 Community Education.


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Be prepared with the knowledge and skills necessary to prevent, recognize and provide basic care for injuries and sudden illnesses until advanced medical personnel arrive.


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Learn how to make Jamaican pastries that will take your culinary repertoire to another level! Jamaican Meat Hand-Pies consist of ground meat filling seasoned with the warm, savory spices and flavors of Jamaica and baked inside a tender, flaky golden pastry. Follow along with Tess in one of her newest classes as she guides you through creating these golden pockets of goodness from scratch.


Saturday, November 4, 2023, Online Only
The pizza world is fantastic, wonderful, and as wild as your imagination! Join this fun-filled cook-along class as Tess guides you through the creation of 3 exceptionally interesting and altogether marvelous pizza creations. During class, you can cook along as Tess provides step-by-step instructions to create Loaded Baked Potato Pizza, the ever-popular Detroit-Style Pizza, a sensational Monkey Bread Pizza, and Tess' personal pizza sauce.


Saturday, November 11, 2023, Online Only
If you're looking for a fun girls' night out, look no further! Create a no-maintenance terrarium garden using premium artificial succulents while enjoying a fun, relaxed night out with the girls. Choose from a variety of sand, rocks, little critters, and a wide array of the best premium succulents around. All materials are included, with personalized one-on-one instruction/guidance. Beverages, cocktails, and food are available for purchase. Family-friendly, age 12+; participants under 18 must be accompanied by a registered adult.


Wednesday, June 21, 2023, Pour Cocktail Bar & Bites
Are you looking for more calm and positive behaviors at home? This online, plug-and-play program teaches self-regulation skills that help families better manage big feelings and disappointments in a calm and consistent manner. Parents/caregivers and children complete eleven fun, engaging 20-minute online lessons together at home each week. Through interactive videos, digital books, and scripted family activities, both parent/caregiver and child learn concrete tools that help them take charge of their emotions and behaviors in a healthy way to create a more joyful and peaceful home. The curriculum is best for families with children ages 3-8. The registration deadline is June 30th; however, the course can be completed throughout the summer months.


June 1-30, 2023, Online Only