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  • The Job Connection Adults

    Are you age 55+ and/or a disabled adult who is interested in affordable help to assist with house and yard chores? The Job Connection is a great way to find local youth to come to your home and assist with chores such as: organizing, vacuuming, dusting, raking, mowing and more. Adult employers must live in Forest Lake or surrounding areas, complete a registration form, negotiate pay with youth and supervise youth. Call Lakes Area Youth Service Bureau at 651-464-3685 to request a registration form.
  • Joy of Fly Tying

    Learn how to tie nine unique flies. Through those nine flies, you’ll learn the techniques needed to allow you to tie 95% of all trout flies. Each successive fly that you learn builds on the skills learned in previous flies. All tools and materials are provided by the instructor. A $5 supply fee is payable to the instructor on the first night of class.
  • Dog First Aid & CPR

    Our canine companions depend on us to take care of them and that includes being prepared for those emergency situations that can arise at any time! Learn about common injuries in dogs and how to provide quick and easy first aid and gain hands-on experience performing CPR and the Heimlich maneuver on dogs. This class is for humans only - stuffed animals will be used for demonstration and practice.
  • Spanish I

    Learning Spanish enables you to communicate with Spanish speakers in your community, at work or in your travels. Beginners can explore both the language and culture. Those with previous Spanish instruction can brush up on speaking skills. We'll cover pronunciation, vocabulary, reading comprehension and grammar. Please bring the textbook 'Practice Makes Perfect Basic Spanish' by Dorothy Richmond. New and used textbooks are available at www.amazon.com or www.barnesandnoble.com for $5-$15.
  • Defensive Driving

    If you are 55 or older you can save money on your car insurance premiums and become a better driver! Minnesota law requires insurance companies to offer you a 10% reduction for three years if you complete the National Safety Council's Defensive Driving Course taught by professional, certified instructors. The course is two sessions of classroom - no driving or test required. You will receive a certificate of completion to provide to your insurance company. Your name and address will be provided to the Minnesota Safety Council for your certificate. Attendance at both sessions is required to receive credit. The classroom is a significant distance from the main doors. If you have limited mobility, please let us know upon registration and we will make accommodations for you.
  • Defensive Driving Refresher

    If you have taken a state approved 8-hour Defensive Driving Course (55+) in the past, you can now renew your 10% three year car insurance discount by taking this four hour refresher course. There's no driving and no test. You will receive a certificate of completion to provide to your insurance company. Your name and address will be provided to the Minnesota Safety Council for your certificate. The classroom is a significant distance from the main doors. If you have limited mobility, please let us know upon registration and we will make accommodations for you.
  • European Travel for Beginners

    Experience this introduction to traveling in Europe! Get insider tips to having a fantastic trip including choosing destinations and attractions, learning about food and beverages and understanding local money. How to get there and how to get around once you are there will also be discussed.
  • Spanish II

    Here's your chance to further improve your Spanish language skills. Learn more about the language and culture, advance your skills in pronunciation, vocabulary, reading comprehension and grammar. This course can also serve as a review for those who took Spanish lessons in the past or are interested in practicing the language. Please bring the textbook 'Practice Makes Perfect Basic Spanish' by Dorothy Richmond. New and used textbooks are available at www.amazon.com or www.barnesandnoble.com for $5-$15.