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Click here to be notified about the next scheduled program. Do you need to increase your metabolism and burn fat more efficiently? This class features Xtreme fitness challenges, fitness evaluation and coaching for all fitness levels.


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Here's your opportunity to get moving on a healthy activity! This is an individualized program where you set the pace.


This course contains no sessions
Click here to be notified about the next scheduled program. When it comes to fitness, you're in control of how much you want to challenge yourself, and -- trust us -- you WILL want to challenge yourself!


This course contains no sessions
Click here to be notified about the next scheduled program. Do you need to increase your metabolism and burn fat more efficiently? This class features Xtreme fitness challenges, fitness evaluation and coaching for all fitness levels.


This course contains no sessions
Click here to be notified about the next scheduled program. Are you looking to crush your fitness goals but aren't sure where to start? Receive one-on-one coaching, fitness evaluations and a lot of motivation.

Courses

Families often know more about choosing their next appliance than about choosing and financing their child's college education. A national expert presents insider tips that will greatly enhance your understanding of the college selection process, reduce anxiety and position your child for success.


Wednesday, April 10, 2019, RM Media Door A
This refresher course, for drivers age 50+ who have completed an insurance-approved 8-hour certified driver course, includes new approaches and concepts.


Monday, April 22, 2019, HC Rm 111 Door 5
Thursday, May 16, 2019, HC Rm 111 Door 5
Monday, June 17, 2019, HC Blesener Cmty Rm Door 5
Friday, July 19, 2019, HC Rm 111 Door 5
Improve your skills and knowledge, and learn about the effects of aging and medication on driving along with suggestions for overcoming limitations.


May 6-7, 2019, HC Rm 111 Door 5
August 15-16, 2019, HC Rm 111 Door 5
Swimming lessons aren't just for kids! Developed for older teens and adults, these private lessons give you the opportunity to improve your skills under the guidance of a trained instructor. Whether you want to learn swim strokes, overcome your hesitation in the water, or improve your overall swimming skills, our instructors will help you reach your goals.


March 10, 2019 to April 28, 2019, VM Pool Door M
Discover a marvelous blend of ancient Gallo-Roman and traditional influences reflected throughout this very historic region. The Canal du Midi was built in the 1600's connecting the Mediterranean to another canal that leads to the Atlantic. An architectural feat, the canal, its locks, and scenery around are simply amazing.


September 13-21, 2019
Discover the surprising beauty of Croatia, starting in Dubrovnik. Spend a week touring the Dalmatian Riviera and enjoy historical sites, charming towns and villages, warm farm visits and more.


October 1-8, 2019
Discover the Best of Ireland in a mere week! Explore historical sites, charming towns, music-filled pubs, the Cliffs of Moher, Ennis Friary, Adare Village, Dingle Town, the Dingle Peninsula,and the Great Blasket Centre. Observe master craftsmen demonstrate crystal cutting, take part in a whiskey tasting, enjoy a "Catch, Cook and Eat" cooking experience?and more.


September 4-12, 2019
Spend 9 days exploring the heart of Italy, from the olive groves and vineyards of Chianti to the canals of Venice, the museums of Florence, and the terraced villages of the Cinque Terre. Click below for more information.


June 15-23, 2019
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.


February 28, 2019 to April 4, 2019, HC Gym Door 5
April 11, 2019 to May 23, 2019, HC Gym Door 5
June 6, 2019 to July 18, 2019, HC Gym Door 5
July 25, 2019 to August 29, 2019, HC Gym Door 5
Could you save a life in an emergency? Being trained in CPR and the use of an Automated External Defibrillator has the greatest impact on resuscitation over any other factor.


Monday, April 8, 2019, HC Rm 113 Door 5
Monday, June 10, 2019, HC Rm 209 Door 5
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.


Monday, March 4, 2019, HC Rm 209 Door 5
Monday, May 6, 2019, HC Rm 113 Door 5
Monday, July 22, 2019, HC Rm 209 Door 5
Are you looking for ways to mix some healthy eating into your meal plans? Try going vegetarian! Under Chef Anu's training, using unique recipes from Asia, you won't even miss meat in your meal! Explore a variety of meatless foods from China, Indonesia, Punjab, and Thailand. 


Wednesday, April 17, 2019, ER Rm 352 Door H
Don't be a wallflower at weddings, parties and social events! Learn the Waltz, Foxtrot, Swing, Hustle and Polka to music commonly played at social gatherings.


February 21, 2019 to March 14, 2019, RM Commons Door A
April 10, 2019 to May 1, 2019, RM Commons Door A
June 3-24, 2019, HC Gym Door 5
Legal issues can be confusing. Expand your understanding of the basic concepts of personal injury law (insurance), wills and trusts.


Thursday, February 21, 2019, HC Rm 111 Door 5
Tuesday, May 7, 2019, HC Rm 111 Door 5
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.


March 4-29, 2019, Online Only
May 6-31, 2019, Online Only
July 1-26, 2019, Online Only
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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Enjoy an hour of instruction and an hour of independent creative time to focus on your artistic progress and talents. Collaborate with fellow artists in a communal, energizing space. We provide the space and equipment, you provide the creativity!


March 21, 2019 to May 30, 2019, HC Art Rm Door 5
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.


April 1, 2019 to May 31, 2019, Online Only
June 3, 2019 to July 26, 2019, 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.


April 1, 2019 to June 30, 2019, Online Only
June 3, 2019 to August 30, 2019, Online Only
Have you always wanted to learn to play the guitar but simply haven't found the time? In just a few hours, you can learn enough to give you years of musical enjoyment, and you won't have to take private lessons to do it.


Saturday, April 20, 2019, HC Blesener Cmty Rm Door 5
You don't need years of weekly lessons to learn to play the piano. Learn all the chords you'll need to play any song in just one session.


Saturday, April 20, 2019, ER Choir Rm 122 Door A
New England in the fall is so much more than beautiful leaves and quaint towns. Discover the history, charm and adventure of New England!


September 26, 2019 to October 3, 2019
"Start spreading the news" that you are going to experience New York City during the Holidays! Your getaway will be filled with shopping, sightseeing, entertainment and holiday cheer!


December 2-6, 2019
San Antonio's River Walk has been called the "American Venice." See why, and explore more!


April 28, 2019 to May 2, 2019
The Crescendo Music Program provides individual music lessons to students of all ages -- school age through adulthood. For additional program information and to complete an interest form visit https://www.isd728.org/Crescendo_Music.


September 17, 2018 to May 20, 2019, HC Music Room Door 5
Expand your knowledge of some of this region's early inhabitants. Explore and discuss the rich history of the Dakota and Ojibwe people in Minnesota, learn about their language, and delve into their culture. 


April 8-15, 2019, HC Rm 113 Door 5
Learn the basics of on-leash obedience, including commands such as heel, sit, down, come, stand and stay.


April 8-29, 2019, HC Cafeteria Door 5
Bracelets are are so popular right now! Create a double braided bead bracelet that you will love. Customize to fit your unique style -- change the beads and change the whole look!


Saturday, April 13, 2019, HC Art Rm Door 5
Planning where your estate will go before you are gone may save your heirs extra legal fees and taxes. We'll help you get started.


Tuesday, April 30, 2019, ZH Media Door 1
Tuesday, August 20, 2019, HC Rm 111 Door 5
Explore Southeast Asian cuisine by making dishes such as Thailand's green chicken curry, Indonesia's peanut satay, India's vegetable korma curry, and Singapore's curried noodle stir fry.


Wednesday, June 5, 2019, ER Rm 352 Door H
Do you and your kids have the day off? Are you looking for something to do? Enjoy a fun-filled day of skiing at Powder Ridge Ski Resort in Kimball, MN! Let us make it easy for you -- your registration fee includes the lift ticket, helmet, ski and boot rental and mini-coach bus transportation. Due to bus space, we are unable to transport your personal ski equipment (skis, boots, poles, helmets). Family Adventure Days are designed for you and your kids to spend quality time together; each child must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. Parking and Bus pick-up/drop-off at Rogers Middle School.


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Are you ready for an amazing culinary experience? Prepare chicken cacciatore style, sautéed in olive oil with garlic, red onion, mushrooms and capers in a delightful marinara sauce, then create the side dishes as well!


Friday, February 22, 2019, ER Rm 352 Door H
Discover the exotic flavors of Asia with signature dishes from China, India, Singapore and Sri Lanka.


Wednesday, May 15, 2019, ER Rm 352 Door H
Do you have the desire, but not the will power, to stop smoking? People can, using guided imagery, stop smoking after just one session!


Monday, April 1, 2019, 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, April 1, 2019, RM Media Door A
Expand your knowledge of two worlds that are closer to each other than you may think. One wine enthusiast and one beer enthusiast share their knowledge of each other's favorite beverages as you taste their carefully-chosen selections.


Tuesday, April 9, 2019, Pour Wine and Bistro
Are you ready to try something REALLY different? How about bodyflight/indoor skydiving? There's no plane, no parachute and no jumping at IFLY. It's just you, a smooth cushion of air, and a sense of freedom you've never known - until now. This is a can't-miss opportunity for your whole family to fly to new heights together! 


Monday, April 1, 2019, IFLY Minneapolis
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.


April 1-26, 2019, Online Only
June 3-28, 2019, Online Only
Fed pickled herring and gjetost brown cheese as a toddler, Eric Dregni grew up in Norway's colony in America -- Minnesota. As the recipient of a 2004 Fulbright Fellowship in Creative Writing, Dregni lived in Trondheim, Norway where he survived all kinds of Norwegian adventures! 


Monday, April 29, 2019, HC Rm 112 Door 5
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.


March 4-29, 2019, Online Only
May 6-31, 2019, Online Only
July 1-26, 2019, Online Only
3D printing has been hailed as a solution to all manufacturing problems. Is it? Learn to separate the real promise of the technology from the hype in this online course.


April 1-26, 2019, Online Only
June 3-28, 2019, 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.


April 1-26, 2019, Online Only
June 3-28, 2019, Online Only
Our introductory class will focus on acquainting you with the sport of Stand Up Paddling (SUP) in a fun and safe manner. We will teach you the fundamentals of SUP as well as safety and SUP laws.


Tuesday, June 25, 2019, Twin Lake
Are you finding yourself with extra time on your hands? A representative from RSVP (Retired and Senior Volunteer Program) will help you explore possibilities for volunteer service, including positions with a limited or flexible time commitment.


Wednesday, April 17, 2019, HC Rm 112 Door 5
Harp, Murphy's, O'Hara's, Kilkenny...there's more to Irish beer than Guinness! Explore styles of Irish beer such as red ales and dry stouts and taste the differences in each. Sláinte!


Tuesday, March 5, 2019, Drake O'Neill's Irish American Pub
Wednesday, April 10, 2019, Drake O'Neill's Irish American Pub
Wednesday, May 15, 2019, Drake O'Neill's Irish American Pub
In the darkness before dawn on June 6, 1944, three Allied airborne divisions landed behind enemy lines. One of them, the 82nd Airborne, the 'All-Americans,' was assigned to protect the Allied right flank at Utah Beach...


Sunday, April 28, 2019, HC Rm 111 Door 5
Before World War II, Bayer Ross worked as a tailor in his father's dry cleaning shop in the southwestern Minnesota town of Mountain Lake. During World War II, he served in the Army as a medic and saw action in North Africa, Sicily, and the D-Day invasion. His brother-in-law tells his story.


Sunday, July 21, 2019, HC Blesener Cmty Rm Door 5
On September 17, 1944, the Allies launched the largest airborne assault in history, numbering over 35,000 men, hoping to end World War II by Christmas. Listen as Minnesota writer John Cox tells the story of this disastrous military operation.


Sunday, August 4, 2019, HC Rm 111 Door 5
Looking for a fascinating and different way to look at history? Join a group of people actively studying Stalingrad in 1942.


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This online course covers the fundamental concepts of green building and is intended to prepare students to earn the LEED Green Associate credential from the Green Building Certification Institute.


April 1, 2019 to May 24, 2019, Online Only
June 3, 2019 to July 26, 2019, Online Only
What if you could give your child a superpower to combat anxiety and growing pains? You can! Discover how pediatric massage therapy can connect kids and families while helping them feel like superheroes! Parents and children attend together.


Wednesday, May 29, 2019, HC Stage Door 5
What if you could give your child a superpower to combat anxiety and growing pains? You can! Discover how pediatric massage therapy can connect kids and families while helping them feel like superheroes! Parents and children attend together.


Friday, May 17, 2019, HC Stage Door 5
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.


April 1-26, 2019, Online Only
June 2-18, 2019, Online Only
Is Medicare in your near future? Do you have questions about what it covers?


Tuesday, February 19, 2019, HC Rm 112 Door 5
Tuesday, April 16, 2019, RM Media Door A
Expand your jewelry-making repertoire with the use of a home version of a rolling mill machine. Make intricately-embossed designs to match your unique style!


Saturday, April 13, 2019, HC Art Rm 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.


March 13-14, 2019, HC Rm 111 Door 5
Explore the amazing world of Excel, a powerful tool that can help with calculations, charts and data analysis.


March 7-14, 2019, ER Rm 331 Door H
May 6-8, 2019, ER Rm 331 Door H
June 10-12, 2019, ER Rm 331 Door H
Dive a little deeper into Microsoft Excel and explore how to use range names to navigate in large spreadsheets and perform functions on data.


March 21-28, 2019, ER Rm 331 Door H
May 20-22, 2019, ER Rm 331 Door H
June 24-26, 2019, ER Rm 331 Door H
Excel has some impressive features that are not widely known or used. Learn how they can help you control how data is entered into a spreadsheet.


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Explore some more advanced features of Excel.


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How are our WWI Veterans remembered? Find out in this two-part class that chronicles the various ways Minnesotans remembered and honored the sacrifices of veterans who died in the "War to End All Wars."


April 25, 2019 to May 2, 2019, HC Rm 111 Door 5
Create a stained glass mosaic butterfly, dragonfly or lizard and add a piece of custom artwork to your home or garden!


Tuesday, March 5, 2019, HC Art Rm Door 5
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.


April 1-26, 2019, Online Only
June 3-28, 2019, Online Only
August 5-30, 2019, Online Only
Open gym is a supervised recreation time for individuals to work on their skills in various sports, get a great workout and socialize with others who share an interest in athletics. Changes may be made to this schedule, so always check before dropping a child off at the school. Community Education is not responsible for lost/stolen passes.


September 30, 2018 to May 12, 2019, RM Gym Door A
September 30, 2018 to May 12, 2019, ZH Gym Door 12
October 3, 2018 to May 15, 2019, RH Gym Door 10
October 3, 2018 to May 15, 2019, ZH Gym Door 12
October 3, 2018 to May 15, 2019, ZH Gym Door 12
Take advantage of this hour of independent creative time to focus on your artistic progress and talents.


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Grab your family and friends and head to the pool for some water fun! Play games, practice swim skills, or just splash around.


January 6, 2019 to May 12, 2019, VM Pool Door M
June 9, 2019 to August 4, 2019, VM Pool Door M
June 18, 2019 to August 1, 2019, VM Pool Door M
This fun and challenging class on the water will introduce you to the world of PaddleFit and its training benefits.


July 2-30, 2019, Twin Lake
If you're parenting solo for any reason - military duty, work situations (distance, shifts), separation, divorce, loss of spouse or single parenting - you're welcome to attend! Bring your children and enjoy a meal together.


September 17, 2018 to June 3, 2019, HC Blesener Cmty Rm Door 5
Pickleball is a combination of ping pong and tennis and is perfect for adults who are young at heart.


September 30, 2018 to May 12, 2019, HC Gym Door 5
October 3, 2018 to May 15, 2019, HC Gym Door 5
Have you ever wished a golf pro could give you some tips while you were on the course Here's your chance! Fox Hollow Golf Pro Mike Siefert will provide players with golf assessments through on-course play and fun skill challenges. 


Friday, May 17, 2019, Fox Hollow Golf Club
Friday, May 31, 2019, Fox Hollow Golf Club
Friday, June 14, 2019, Fox Hollow Golf Club
Friday, June 28, 2019, Fox Hollow Golf Club
Friday, July 19, 2019, Fox Hollow Golf Club
Friday, July 26, 2019, Fox Hollow Golf Club
Power Yoga is a dynamic Vinyasa series, meaning breath is linked to movement, and is set to music. Options are given throughout class, making it ideal for anyone.


February 25, 2019 to April 1, 2019, OE Music Rm Door 4
April 15, 2019 to May 20, 2019, OE Music Rm Door 4
Experience the Netherlands, Belgium and Germany by land and by waterway on this unique, intimate trip. Start in traditional Valkenburg, then enjoy a quick three-country tour with stops in Germany and Belgium. Board your cruise ship in Amsterdam and spend the next 6 days cruising the waterways exploring beautiful and historic sites along the way.


April 2-12, 2019
Escape to beautiful Southern California for New Years! Do some sight-seeing to end the year, then ring in the new year with a New Year's Eve Dinner Party. Experience the Tournament of Roses Parade from reserved grandstand seats on New Year's Day, and see the floats up close while on display at the Nixon Library.


December 30, 2019 to January 4, 2020
Explore Stockholm, Copenhagen, Oslo, Ulvik and Bergen by bus, boat, train and foot. Discover the beauty, culture and history of the area to which over 32% of Minnesotans can trace their roots. Click below for more information.


September 12-23, 2019
If theater arts and performing intrigues you, do not miss this exciting opportunity! Attend a two-day master class taught by Brooklyn NY-based performer and theater creator Ariel Lauryn with the help of ISD 728 Drama students. 


March 9-10, 2019, ZH Auditorium Door 3
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!


March 2-30, 2019, HC Blesener Cmty Rm Door 5
April 6, 2019 to May 11, 2019, HC Rm 212 Door 5
Calm your body and mind. Be wholly present. Explore restorative yoga postures that gently center the breath and align the body. Guided meditation at the end of each class will help you understand different styles and approaches to meditation.


April 7, 2019 to May 19, 2019, TL Gym Door 3
The decisions baby boomers make now can have a tremendous impact on the total amount of benefits they receive in their lifetime. Pair pricing available.


Tuesday, April 9, 2019, HC Rm 112 Door 5
Tuesday, June 4, 2019, ZH Media Door 1
Are you ready for "an excellent experience?" This is a culinary and social event that you will be talking about the rest of the year!


Tuesday, April 16, 2019, ER Rm 352 Door H
Stress isn't the enemy. Events happen every day. How we interpret those events can set the stage for how we feel and how we react to others.


April 1-26, 2019, Online Only
June 3-28, 2019, Online Only
August 5-30, 2019, Online Only
Your employees are your most valuable resources! Even experience supervisors and managers will discover something new and practical in this online course.


April 1, 2019 to May 24, 2019, Online Only
June 3, 2019 to July 26, 2019, Online Only
Do you love Tex Mex food? Learn to prepare fajitas and authentic Mexican rice for a tasty Southwest meal!


Friday, March 22, 2019, VM Rm 244 Door N
Are you a sushi lover and want to try making your own? Or have you never tried it and want to see why it's so popular? We'll start with the preparation of sushi rice, then get to the real art of "maki-sushi."


Friday, May 17, 2019, ER Rm 352 Door H
Does the thought of planning a Disney vacation overwhelm you? We can help! Join us to discuss the ins and outs, the when, where, what and how of planning and getting ready for the vacation of a lifetime.


Thursday, May 9, 2019, RM Media Door A
Train to become certified to teach American Red Cross Swim Lessons. This class includes classroom instruction, pool time and online work outside of the class times. You will be required to pay an additional fee of $35.00 to the American Red Cross. Must be 16 years old before the final scheduled session (proof required).


April 5-7, 2019, VM Pool Door M
Discover the art of making jewelry! Create a beautiful cabochon ring simply by wrapping and twisting wire. 


Saturday, March 23, 2019, HC Art Rm Door 5
If you were to pass away unexpectedly, would your wishes be carried out? Who would coordinate the probate for your estate? Who would be the guardian of your children? To whom would your assets be distributed? This class will help you answer these questions through drafting a basic will with guidance from a licensed attorney. Pair pricing is available.


Tuesday, February 19, 2019, ER Rm 331 Door H
Are you interested in learning the basic poses, correct alignment and breathing techniques of yoga? No experience is necessary; all fitness levels are welcome!


April 9, 2019 to May 7, 2019, TL Gym Door 3
June 10, 2019 to July 15, 2019, TL Gym Door 3
Welcome to camp! It's summertime in northern Minnesota and a bus full of kids is about to arrive at one of the Concordia Language Villages, better known as camp. When, at age six, he had to be hauled kicking and screaming onto the bus bound for camp, Eric Dregni could not have imagined his camp experience would give him so many stories to tell!


Monday, June 3, 2019, HC Rm 111 Door 5
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