ASCENSION LUTHERAN CHURCH
501 POSTURCIZE: Learn a fun, simple to do exercise routine that will strengthen your muscles for good posture and improve joint movement. Look and feel great, keep fit, and prevent pain! This session is led by Janet Harazda, a Registered Nurse (FL 936802) and Licensed Massage Therapist (MA24421) specializing in Hoshino Therapy©, a manual technique and body of practical knowledge for the rejuvenation of overused or stressed tendons. Wear loose comfortable clothing and bring an exercise mat. THIS CLASS IS CLOSED FOR FURTHER REGISTRATION DUE TO ROOM CAPACITY!
502 TRIVIA: You asked, and we brought back this exciting game! Teams will have a great time trying to remember songs from their youth (distant past), and try to answer trivia questions on travel, geography, history, current events, literature, etc. Want to have great fun, laugh, be challenged and rewarded, then come join the game. Fran Bingnear will be your host with the most! THIS CLASS IS CLOSED FOR FURTHER REGISTRATION DUE TO ROOM CAPACITY!
503 HAVING FUN COOKING WITH ROSI: Be one of the twenty people who get accepted for this class. Due to the small size of the kitchen, registration is limited. Rosi Oberlaender has traveled all over the world and has accumulated many delightful recipes and culinary tidbits along her journeys. Rosi’s cooking talents are renowned locally and she is willing to cook for us and share her recipes. THIS CLASS IS CLOSED FOR FURTHER REGISTRATION DUE TO ROOM CAPACITY!
XXX HOW TO WRITE AND PUBLISH YOUR FIRST NOVEL: THIS CLASS HAS BEEN CANCELED!
505 GET TO KNOW YOUR iPHONE: Join Debbie Olinick for this new class on how to use your iPhone. This will be a beginner’s session on the functions of the iPhone. She will be discussing email, apps and other tutorials on how to understand and use all that the iPhone has to offer. Debbie will show you how this instrument can put your desktops in your pocket. Many of you have asked for this class, and we are fortunate to have Debbie who has the knowledge, experience, and ability to teach us how. THIS CLASS IS CLOSED FOR FURTHER REGISTRATION DUE TO ROOM CAPACITY!
506 PHOTOGRAPHY SKILLS FOR BEGINNERS: Join Nancy Williamson to explore photography basics and improve your results. There will be an emphasis on family and travel photography. Please bring your camera (phone, tablet, point and shoot camera, or something more sophisticated) to the first class. THIS CLASS IS CLOSED FOR FURTHER REGISTRATION DUE TO ROOM CAPACITY!
601 LINE DANCING: Join Vicki Little as she, once again, leads us in fun and exercise with Line Dancing. This is a class for both the beginner and the experienced since Vicki introduces something new each week. One of the joys of Line Dancing is it requires no partner, so come join the fun of this low impact exercise.
602 THE AMERICAN REVOLUTIONARY WAR: This session will look at the events that shocked the world as the Thirteen Colonies defeated the super European power of Eighteenth Century England. We will discuss the events leading to the war, the important leaders of both sides, the major battles, and the final outcome. Bill Ross, a retired history teacher of forty years, will be the instructor for the class.
603 GREAT ARTISTS OF THE ITALIAN RENAISSANCE - PART 5: Faithful followers of this class will complete our final lectures of the Italian Renaissance. This winter session, we will complete our long "Renaissance journey" in four weeks. The second half of the term will be devoted to some "surprise lectures" from some of our previous favorites. New participants with an interest in art: paintings, sculpture, architecture (plus always interesting information about other countries, history, and culture) should join us to see a sample of other favorite artists and their works. Try it, you'll like it! Great Courses - Lecturer Dr. William Kloss. Facilitator - Regina Scott THIS CLASS IS CLOSED FOR FURTHER REGISTRATION DUE TO ROOM CAPACITY!
604 iPAD FOR BEGINNERS: Join Nancy Dennee for a class on the basics of operating and enjoying your iPad. We’ll talk about basic settings, download an app and a book, take a picture or two, check out email and contacts, and learn how to organize your home page. This is a very basic course for owners of iPads - sorry but we won't be discussing any other tablets. The iPad has changed quite a lot in the last two years so most of our discussions will relate to iPad system 12 and later. Bring your curiosity and your iPad to this class.
605 QUILLING: Jeanie Grabka will be introducing us to a new art form - Quilling, which is the art of rolling narrow pieces of paper, forming shapes and gluing them closed. The shapes are then put together to make earrings, greeting card, pictures or mobiles. The class will make several projects; your imagination is all that is needed. Bring a small pair of scissors and a 12" ruler. Paper, quilling tool and glue will be provided. More on what Quilling is: THIS CLASS IS CLOSED FOR FURTHER REGISTRATION DUE TO ROOM CAPACITY!
606 BEGINNING BRIDGE - THIS IS A TWO (2) HOUR CLASS: Marie Gerlach’s session is for those who have never played or need to relearn a lost skill. PLEASE, this is a class for beginning players, not a place for the experienced to practice. Marie will cover the basics: bidding, responding, making a plan, conventions, and practice…practice…practice! THIS CLASS IS CLOSED FOR FURTHER REGISTRATION DUE TO ROOM CAPACITY!
701 HOW OUR GOVERNMENT SHOULD WORK: As a former history and civics teacher, Mike Vogt returns to the classroom to refresh your knowledge of basic government civics that you studied in your youth. He will begin the class discussing current events of the week then applying those actions to the timeless systems and processes that are governed by the U.S. Constitution and its many controversial amendments. This term will look at our English rule from colonial times and why our founding fathers formed the Constitution that we still live by today. Also, the judicial, legislative, and executive branches of government will be closely examined. THIS CLASS IS CLOSED FOR FURTHER REGISTRATION DUE TO ROOM CAPACITY!
702 GAMES PEOPLE PLAY: Come on down! Once again, Donna Noeske will conduct this three-ring circus of games. Rummikub, Dominoes and cards are some of the games from our past times that can once again be enjoyed. Do not delay since class size is limited and it fills up quickly. Come join the fun - let’s do it again! THIS CLASS IS CLOSED FOR FURTHER REGISTRATION DUE TO ROOM CAPACITY!
703 YOGA STRETCH: Want to improve balance, coordination, and flexibility? Then come join Diane Nelson for another of her popular sessions. Each term, she adds something new and this term will be no different. All levels are welcome. Bring your yoga mat and come stretch with us. THIS CLASS IS CLOSED FOR FURTHER REGISTRATION DUE TO ROOM CAPACITY!
704 BEGINNER’S MAH JONGG
THIS CLASS IS CLOSED FOR FURTHER REGISTRATION DUE TO ROOM CAPACITY!
705 INTERMEDIATE MAH JONGG THIS CLASS IS CLOSED FOR FURTHER REGISTRATION DUE TO ROOM CAPACITY!
Mah Jongg is a tile-based game that originated in China during the Qing Dynasty. It is commonly played with four players, and is a game of skill, strategy, calculation and involves a degree of chance. Judy Carr will be the primary instructor for these limited size classes.
706 BUILDING A NATION: This class will cover the time period from the Revolutionary War up to and including the presidency of Andrew Jackson. The topics to be discussed will be the Great Compromise, the Louisiana Purchase, Manifest Destiny, the War of 1812, the Monroe Doctrine, and the presidency of Andrew Jackson. Bill Ross will be the instructor, a former history teacher for 40 years.
801 LINE DANCING – INTERMEDIATE: This class is mainly for those folks with skill levels well above “Beginners.” However, Vicki Little wants you to know all are welcome. This session takes the joy of Line Dancing to another level with our resident “pro” Vicki, leading the way. Come join us and have FUN!