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  • Basic Electrical Repair - Spring

    Take charge of your own home repairs. Attend this "hands-on" class for the electrical beginner. Learn how to wire single pole, 3-way switches, outlets, and a light fixture, then test the circuit. We will discuss the home electrical system and review procedures to rewire a lamp. Please bring a wire stripper, long-nose pliers, and screwdrivers to class if you have them. $5 fee for the "Step-By-Step Guidebook to Home Wiring" will be collected at class.
  • Basic Electrical Repair - Winter

    Take charge of your own home repairs. Attend this "hands-on" class for the electrical beginner. Learn how to wire single pole, 3-way switches, outlets, and a light fixture, then test the circuit. We will discuss the home electrical system and review procedures to rewire a lamp. Please bring a wire stripper, long-nose pliers, and screwdrivers to class if you have them. $5 fee for the "Step-By-Step Guidebook to Home Wiring" will be collected at class.
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  • Basic Plumbing Repair - Spring

    Tired of paying exorbitant fees for plumbers? Learn to repair minor plumbing problems or replace fixtures yourself. You will take apart different types of faucets, replace a pop-up drain assembly, and discuss the internal working parts of a toilet. You will be able to cut and glue plastic pipe and solder copper pipe and fittings. $5 fee for the "Step-By-Step Guidebook to Home Plumbing" will be collected in class.
  • Basic Plumbing Repair - Winter

    Tired of paying exorbitant fees for plumbers? Learn to repair minor plumbing problems or replace fixtures yourself. You will take apart different types of faucets, replace a pop-up drain assembly, and discuss the internal working parts of a toilet. You will be able to cut and glue plastic pipe and solder copper pipe and fittings. $5 fee for the "Step-By-Step Guidebook to Home Plumbing" will be collected in class.
  • DIY - Drywall

    Transform your home! Take care of those cracks, nail holes and larger holes without replacing the entire wall. You’ll actually practice repair work on a drywall sample in class. If you are planning to repair or finish a room, this class is definitely for you. Bring a hammer and a screw gun, if you have them.
  • From Cluttered to Clutter-Free

    Meet Louise Kurzeka Louise Kurzeka has been helping people make the most of their time and space for twenty-five years. Co-founder of Everything’s Together®, she is a nationally recognized organizing expert and popular seminar presenter to companies such as 3M, Best Buy and Super Valu. Louise frequently shares organizing tips on local television and radio including KARE 11’s 4pm News and FOX 9’s Weekend News. From Cluttered to Clutter-Free  Whether you are downsizing for the first time in 30+ years or just intending to live a more minimalist existence, the process of de-cluttering can easily become overwhelming. Letting go is possible! Learn strategies for tackling bursting basements, crowded closets, stuffed storage spaces and more so you can effectively move toward living with less. You’ll hear ideas and resources for where your stuff can go and leave with a plan of action to guide your efforts. What are you waiting for? Now is the time to commit to living clutter-free.
  • Organizing Hacks for Getting Things Done NEW!

    Meet Louise Kurzeka Louise Kurzeka has been helping people make the most of their time and space for twenty-five years. Co-founder of Everything’s Together®, she is a nationally recognized organizing expert and popular seminar presenter to companies such as 3M, Best Buy and Super Valu. Louise frequently shares organizing tips on local television and radio including KARE 11’s 4pm News and FOX 9’s Weekend News. Are piles of papers and lists of “To Do’s” cluttering up your life? Then it’s time to make a change and try some different paper, task and time management strategies. Learn organizing hacks to improve your productivity in dealing with daily mail, including email, projects, resource material and more. Leave with a plan to conquer those stacks of papers/files and begin a new path to getting things done!
  • Power Tools for Women ll

    Instructor Francis Kaas is a Master Carpenter who has been building and remodeling homes for over 25 years. Power Tools for Women II You asked for more! Continue the learning and woodworking fun in this sequel to Power Tools I. We will be making an end table with bookshelf underneath. Prerequisite: Power Tools I or permission of instructor. Students must transport project home the first night and back the second evening. Note: Long hair must be tied back and no loose clothing for safety reasons. Bring safety goggles, a tape measure and pencil to class. Instructor Francis Kaas is a Master Carpenter who has been building and remodeling homes for over 25 years.
  • Vegetable Gardening - Seeds to Harvest

    Vegetable Gardening - Seeds to Harvest There's so much to do to properly plan a garden and Mary will help you! Choosing a smart site for your vegetable garden, preparing a calendar for your cool season and warm season vegetables, soil management -- amendments and mulches, starting seeds indoors and selecting healthy transplants pest management, watering and fertilizing practices, harvesting and preserving the vegetables Learn all of this and more in this great class.