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  • 200 Ways to Travel for Free - NEW!

    Are you near retirement, retired, changing careers, a student or just like the idea of making additional money to support your travel dream? Find out how you can join the 75 million others who are pursuing their travel dreams. Gain tips and tricks to earning free airline tickets, hotel nights, cruises, tours, car rentals, vacation meals and more. Gina Henry’s 100 page book How to Use Your Skill & Talent to Travel Free ($39.95 value) is included in tuition. One set of materials provided per person or pair. Co-sponsored with Burnsville Community Education
  • 50 Fun Things For Your Best Summer Yet - NEW!

    Be guided to identify and achieve the 50 things you want to experience this summer. 50 things may seem like a lot, but thinking so large helps you break through limited thinking and negative self-talk and get you in to a fun and playful mindset about what you really want your life to look and feel like. Once the intention is set, you will notice things begin to happen and you will be crossing things off your list sooner that you thought! At this uplifting, interactive workshop, Teresa will share examples from her 50 Fun Things list along with success stories from past participants. You will be guided through the steps to begin creating your own 50 fun things chart for meaningful connections and experiences this summer.What you can expect from this workshop? A chance to create your own 50 Fun Things chart to amp up your quality of life and start fully loving life. Lively, in-depth discussion where you can share your own experiences and learn new ways to transform your work and/or personal life to make it more fulfilling, exciting and fun. More meaningful connections as you share and experience your list with colleagues, family and friends. Receive the 50 Fun Things workbook and charts to help you reflect on and gain clarity for your 50 Fun Things. Optional invitation to stay in touch, keep motivated and share fun ideas in the 50 Fun Thinks alumni group.
  • Ballroom Dance - Intermediate - NEW!

    Dancers who know the basics are ready to move forward. Review the Foxtrot and Waltz, add the zig-zag and spiral and continue with practice routines. In the East Coast Swing the "men's cuddle" will be added with open wraps and there will also be a review of past combinations. Testimonials- "Instructor was awesome! Exactly what we needed, educational and casual! So fun!", "Loved the whole program and can't wait to take more of Vick's classes" and "Victor is very good. He makes everyone feel confident."
  • Basic Soap Making - NEW!

    Home made soaps are so pretty and useful. You will make soaps using a base that has already been cured, cutting out the lye curing process. Customize your soap with essential oils, fragrance, color or add ins! Give as a gift or keep for yourself. 
  • Chords are Key for Piano

    Learn all the chords you’ll need to play any song in this one session. Any song. Any style. Any key. If you can find middle C and know the meaning of Every Good Boy Does Fine, you already know enough to enroll in this workshop. Material fee, a workbook and practice CD included in tuition.
  • Country Western Line Dance - Intermediate - NEW!

    Love to Line Dance and want to learn more? This course will review the basics and add new dances including Swingin' Line Dance, Cowboy Cha-Cha, Tush Push, Waltz Line Dance and Honky Tonk Stomp. All invited, partners or no partners. Wear comfortable shoes. No discounts allowed. Testimonials- "Instructor was awesome! Exactly what we needed, educational and casual! So fun!", "Loved the whole program and can't wait to take more of Vick's classes" and "Victor is very good. He makes everyone feel confident."
  • Country Western Two-Step

    Learn to dance “slow-slow-quick-quick” and before long, add more steps to the Country Two-Step. Discover the lasso turn, practice half circles, changes and swing turns that add fun and variety to dance. Try the Three-Step Polka and line dance patterns. Each new step will add further enjoyment on the dance floor. Couples only. Please register as a couple.Testimonials- "Instructor was awesome! Exactly what we needed, educational and casual! So fun!", "Loved the whole program and can't wait to take more of Vick's classes" and "Victor is very good. He makes everyone feel confident."
  • Dance Lessons for Daddy/Daughter or Mother/Son (Ages 7+ w/Adult) - NEW!

    Learn a few dance steps in this fun outing with your daughter and/or son! Learn the slow dance (Promenade), swing dance (Lindy), waltz box step turn for the ladies and also dance floor etiquette. 
  • De-Clutter Your Photos, Videos & Digital Life

    Are you overwhelmed with your photos, videos, or digital files? During this educational hands on workshop, you will learn how to use a simple photo system, then get hands on help during the class as you begin to organize, tag, or tell the stories using just a few of your own digital photos. You'll get the scoop about cloud storage and how to save the photos and videos from your phone, computer, or digital files. Do you, your parents, or grandparents have drawers with outdated slides, VHS tapes, reels, kids' artwork, or old photo albums? You'll learn about options for those too. Come and learn how easy it is to share your funny little stories as well as find any photo or video you own in seconds!   Testimonial- "Good information and well presented. It can be overwhelming, but the way of assisting us in our own signing up for a service and doing a trial example on our own phones/ipads/laptops was a good way of learning and providing confidence in our ability to follow through. While the use of one particular service was advocated, the instructor also provided good guidelines for looking at other possible outlets."
  • De-clutter Your Photos, Videos & Digital Life

    Are you overwhelmed with your photos, videos, or digital files? During this educational hands on workshop, learn how to use a simple photo system, then get hands on help during the class as you begin to organize, tag, or tell the stories using just a few of your own digital photos. You’ll get the scoop about cloud storage and how to save the photos and videos from your phone, computer, or digital files. Do you, your parents, or grandparents have drawers with outdated slides, VHS tapes, reels, kids’ artwork, or old photo albums? You’ll learn about options for those too. Come and learn how easy it is to share your funny little stories as well as find any photo or video you own in  seconds! Please bring your laptop, iPad or phone with 20-30 photos on it. Testimonial- "Good information and well presented. It can be overwhelming, but the way of assisting us in our own signing up for a service and doing a trial example on our own phones/ipads/laptops was a good way of learning and providing confidence in our ability to follow through. While the use of one particular service was advocated, the instructor also provided good guidelines for looking at other possible outlets."
  • Fab Lab Introduction (Ages 15+)

    During this class, participants will learn basic operational skills needed to use at least two of the following pieces of technology in the Fab Lab housed at Prior Lake High School: Laser Cutter/Engraver (Magnet) Vinyl Cutter (Sticker) Dye Sublimation Printer (Coaster) 3-D Printer (Choice object from selection) Due to time constraints, participants will be working with pre-made design files to create products; personal files will not be used as a part of this introductory class. 
  • I Closed Too Many Eyes: A WWII Medic Finally Talks - NEW!

    Before World War II, Bayer Ross worked as a tailor in his father's dry cleaning shop in the Southwestern Minnesota won of Mountain Lake. During World War II, he served in the Army as a Medic and saw action in North Africa, Sicily, the D-Day invasion and even worked in the Concentration Camp. His brother-in-law, Paul Arneson, will tell the story through letters, journal entries and photos. Book ($14.99 value) can be pre-ordered when registering. Paul will also have a limited supply available for purchase at the event. www.tinyurl.com/julypriorlake
  • Instant Guitar for Busy People (Ages 13+) - NEW!

    Have you ever wanted to learn the guitar but simply find it difficult to find the time? In just a few hours you can learn enough about playing the guitar to give you years of musical enjoyment and you won't have to take private lessons to do it. This crash course will teach you some basic chords and get you playing along with your favorite songs right away. Bring your acoustic guitar. Access to the online book and videos included in fee. 
  • Kitchen Herb Garden - NEW!

    Take the mystery and fear out of growing and cooking with herbs. Taste and smell the flavors of basil, dill, cilantro, lavender, rosemary, thyme, sage and tarragon. Then discover the role these flavors have when added to everyday or special dishes and cuisines. You will pot your own kitchen herb garden to take home. Come with questions and ideas to share. Please dress appropriately as you will be working with soil. Supply fee ($10) included in tuition.
  • Love is Alive and Kickin' - NEW!

    Your favorite Rocking' Seniors, ALIVE & KICKIN', once again will take the stage with and ALL NEW spectacular musical production of stories and songs. "LOVE is ALIVE & KICKIN" is a Musical Journey that boldly reflects the true to life roller-coaster ride of our hearts and the many flavors of love! Fasten your seat belts and join the wild ride! WARNING: This is not your grandmother's choir. Price includes an ice cream bar following the show. 
  • Mike Lynch - Minnesota Starwatch Party (Great Family Event)

    Make the stars your old friends as we watch the great celestial show in the skies over greater Prior Lake and vicinity. This night with the stars, constellations, planets, star clusters, nebulae and more starts off with an indoor orientation followed by quality time outside under the heavens. Get to know the constellations like The Big Bear, Cygnus the Swan, Pegasus the Winged Horse and some of their great stories behind them. We will also use large reflecting telescopes, including two giant 20" reflectors that are among the biggest mobile telescopes in Minnesota for close up views of start clusters, nebulae, galaxies and other wonders in our later summer skies. Even if it's cloudy you will learn a lot.You will get a great handout package with user-friendly start maps and constellation charts, websites, a telescope-buying guide and more! Mike's book; "Mike Lynch's Minnesota Star Watch" will be available for purchase at a discount. Please bring lawn chair for the outside viewing.
  • Night Club Two Step - NEW!

    Get ready for a night out! The dance steps are easy and usable fro night clubs, house parties or weddings. Learn easy footwork with various turns. Use a slow, quick count with the cross-over steps. No partner needed.
  • Smart Phone Photography - NEW!

    The majority of Americans use smartphones to take photos and videos but really don't know how much better these photos could be. This class will offer a brief introduction on photographic composition and light, hardware and software that is available to make your photos even better, and hands-on time in class to explore and learn what the capabilities of your phone's camera are. You will also learn how to share your photos and how to print them. 
  • Succulent Containers - NEW!

    Succulent gardens are everywhere! But do you really know ho to plant and care for these little plants? Your friends at Sailer's Greenhouse will teach you everything you need to know. Whether you are a beginner or experienced gardener, you will learn about the types of succulents, propagation, how to care fro them and fun ways to arrange them. Best of all, you will leave with a beautiful low maintenance container perfect for any indoor or outdoor space. Succulents come in a variety of striking shapes and unusual colors. Sailer's Greenhouse grown an impressive collection of these quirky little specimens. You will have hundreds of succulents to choose from, along with a variety of fun and trendy fillers to accent your container. 
  • The Wedding Dance - NEW!

    It is not too late! Be ready for the special wedding day. Practice routines for the first dance and following patterns for the father daughter dance. Practice " Escort Bridge" and proper etiquette on the dance floor.