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Aviation Ground School
with Jeremy Harmon
Learn to fly…for a possible career or simply recreation! Certified flight instructor Jeremy Harmon from Higher Ground Aviation will provide classroom instruction to assist students in passing the FAA written exam, one major step toward certification as a private pilot. In addition to learning FAA regulatory expectations, you’ll learn aerodynamics, aircraft systems, flight controls, weather, navigation, aeromedical factors, airspace, control tower operations, as well as other essential aspects. There is NO requirement for previous aviation knowledge in order to take this class. Actual flight training may begin at any time with your instructor for an additional cost. A short supply list is provided upon enrollment. This is a Monday & Wednesday evening class.
Build a Collaborative Environment at Work or at Home
with Mariah Klapatch
This course covers recognizing defenses in self, employing collaborative tools applicable to any environment. Build success for all involved through active listening skills, empathy, increased self-awareness, and effective communication. Learn how to reduce defensiveness and increase positive collaboration. This is a two-session class; Monday and Wednesday evening.
eBay Buying and Selling-Nov.
with Mike Lokuta
This two-night Tuesday class will be an exploration of how to utilize eBay, the on-line auction, as a buyer or seller. We will walk you through how to create an account, the eBay fee structure, and the anatomy of a sale. Describing and photographing items, tips, tricks, and pitfalls will be discussed. A short discussion about tax liability and eBay No-No’s will be included. Laptop computers will be available for your use. This course is for the eBay novice or dabbler, so bring your questions to class for discussion.
Estate Planning - Nov.
with Shawn Dulac
Estate planning serves to manage an individual's asset base in the event of their incapacitation or death. This Thursday evening class provides an overview of basic and sophisticated estate planning, Revocable and Irrevocable Trusts, Wills, Powers of Attorney, Health Care Directives, and a discussion of the probate process.
Exploring Self Through Fiction Writing
with Mariah Klapatch
This Monday evening course will use short fiction writing as a means of self-exploration. Participants are invited to bring something they are working on (but it isn’t necessary) but there will also be prompts and exercises with the opportunity to share and receive feedback. Each week will have an opening exercise to create in a safe environment and to explore the opportunities to know oneself more deeply through fiction writing. While ‘writers’ are welcome, this course is open to everyone!
Fundamentals of Investing - Dec.
with Mike Curtis
Learn about various investing terms such as stocks, bonds, and mutual funds and how they work as investment options. Understand the basics of risk and return, portfolio diversification, and retirement plans. This is a Thursday evening class.
with Anna Mason
A current hospice nurse shares the layers of care and expectation surrounding hospice. Q&A is welcome, and you’ll discover the philosophy of hospice care, and what exactly it is? Why do we want it? When is it appropriate to start the hospice discussion, what services are provided, how do you choose home vs in-patient care? Are you ready to have the hospice conversation? What do you want at the end of life? This is a Thursday evening class.
Line & Mixer Dancing
with Lynn Snow
Have you ever seen the Electric Slide or other “line dance” done at a wedding and wanted to participate, but didn't know the dance? Come learn! This class will be geared to beginners, but ALL levels are welcome and encouraged to come and join the fun! FUN (and a little exercise) - that's what this is all about! Instruction includes two dances, knowing the class will have quick learners. This is a 3-session class on Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday evening.