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  • Wedding Dance Rescue!

    Your wedding day is nearing and you don't know how to dance. Not to worry! In this single 2 hour lesson you and your fiancé will be taught everything you need to know to make your first dance much more interesting than shifting awkwardly from side to side. Learn an entrance onto the dance floor, easy steps and turns that fit with most songs, and an impressive dip to end your dance! Class is geared to bride & groom, but father/daughter, mother/son, and parents of the bride/groom may also attend. To reach the instructor in advance of your lesson to share your song or discuss your needs, visit www.ConstantineDance.com. Link provided there for song ideas, too! Private lessons available. Casual dress.
  • Pickleball May 28-31

    Pickleball players of all experience levels are invited to come and enjoy our indoor court at the District Education Center in Mahtomedi. Court time reservations are available for 2 hours, various times during the day (Monday-Friday). Only one player from your group needs to register ahead of time for your desired court time. Bring your own paddle or borrow one of ours! Players should wear comfortable clothes, athletic shoes and bring a bottle of water. Reservations open on the 20th of each month at 7:00 AM. (ie: June reservations will be open on May 20 at 7AM).
  • Adult-Child “Paint Date” (adult with student age 10 and up)

    Enjoy a fun “paint date” for you and your partner age 10+. Experience a fun and relaxing environment with the challenge of a class guided by a professional artist. Each individual will work on a different side of a canvas at the same time with a partner. When the two sides join at the end of class, you will have one complete artwork. Adult with student age 10 and up. All art supplies are provided. Instructor: Acrylic Studio Art. May painting: Camp Night
  • Pickleball June 3-7

    Pickleball players of all experience levels are invited to come and enjoy our indoor court at the District Education Center in Mahtomedi. Court time reservations are available for 2 hours, various times during the day (Monday-Friday). Only one player from your group needs to register ahead of time for your desired court time. Bring your own paddle or borrow one of ours! Players should wear comfortable clothes, athletic shoes and bring a bottle of water. Reservations open on the 20th of each month at 7:00 AM. (ie: July reservations will be open on June 20 at 7AM).
  • Mat Pilates

    Feeling overwhelmed and flustered? Get out of your head and onto the mat! Fire up your core, increase your flexibility and strength in your entire body as you flow through a series of dynamic movements that will restore balance and proper body alignment. Mat Pilates is a form of exercises that can be modified for all to participate. The key components are: incorporating & understanding the importance of your breath, increasing awareness and improving balance & posture, strengthening and toning the muscles in the body, with a strong emphasis on the core. The Instructor will teach modifications for various poses to accommodate students of different levels and abilities. What to bring : A mat and a water bottle. Instructor: Linda Blesener, personal trainer and group fitness instructor with 15+ years of experience teaching in the Twin Cities.
  • VIRTUAL SPANISH: Adult Conversational Spanish (Beginner or Intermediate)

    Are you seeking opportunities to practice speaking Spanish? If so, this is the class for you! Instructors will engage participants each week with real-life conversation scenarios to encourage chatting and conversation. Conversation topics include 'un poco de todo' a little of everything and everyday Spanish. In this dynamic and hands-on class, participants will practice useful Spanish vocabulary and conversation components that can be applied to the home, workplace, travel, leisure, etc. Start speaking Spanish today! Open to new and previous Spanish conversation participants. Basic computer experience and the ability to access zoom is required. Option 1~ for beginner level participants Option 2~ for intermediate and advanced level participants *Please choose the option that best describes your skill level to be placed with participants for matching level conversation abilities and practices.
  • Preventing Elder Financial Abuse

    Elder financial abuse, also known as financial exploitation, is the illegal or unauthorized use of an older adult’s funds or resources for the benefit of someone other than the older adult. This includes fraud, theft, and acts of deception to gain control over a senior’s money or property. You will learn about common types of financial abuse, indicators, and signs, how to report and get help. This class is for older adults and their families. Instructor: Vaughn Kavlie, Certified Mortgage Planning Specialist (CMPS)
  • Strength and Balance for Adults 55+

    This group class will help older adults regain strength, balance and flexibility to reduce falls and increase independence. Classes are taught by nationally certified fitness professionals, all trainers have been certified in the Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program (AFEP). The Arthritis Foundation certification indicates that your trainer has had additional training to help adapt exercises and movements to better accommodate those participants who have arthritis. You do not have to have arthritis to participate in this class. All fitness levels welcome! Class meets twice a week. Instructor: Live 2 B Healthy.
  • Barre Basics

    Looking for a new fitness class that is fun, effective, and close to home? Barre Basics is a new group exercise class being offered through Community Education. This class will offer a wide variety of low-impact exercises that combines elements of ballet, Pilates, yoga and strength training. Barre focuses on engaging specific muscles until they reach fatigue, followed by stretching to create long, lean, and toned muscles. Barre is a great way to build total body strength, improve flexibility, and relieve stress. This class is open to all fitness levels. Modifications are always available to help you safely perform exercises throughout class. Please bring yoga mat, resistance band, and a light set of handweights (2lb or similar). Sticky/grip socks are also recommended. Instructor: Diana Wright
  • Pickleball June 10-14

    Pickleball players of all experience levels are invited to come and enjoy our indoor court at the District Education Center in Mahtomedi. Court time reservations are available for 2 hours, various times during the day (Monday-Friday). Only one player from your group needs to register ahead of time for your desired court time. Bring your own paddle or borrow one of ours! Players should wear comfortable clothes, athletic shoes and bring a bottle of water. Reservations open on the 20th of each month at 7:00 AM. (ie: July reservations will be open on June 20 at 7AM).
  • Intro to Dragon Boat Racing for Women

    Experience the exhilarating sport of Dragon boat racing! Soaring down a race course in a long, narrow, canoe-like boat--20 paddlers moving in synchronicity toward that finish line--is a feeling like nothing else! Here’s an opportunity to enjoy learning this sport, meet new people and spend time on our beautiful White Bear Lake! Try it out! There will be four weekly training sessions with a race and catered picnic on the last day! Paddles, boat and life jackets provided (though if you have your own life jacket, please bring it) Requirements: women must be at least age 18 AND have a basic level of fitness. When: Practice is on Mondays from 7-8:00 PM (June 10, 17, 24, July 8) Race Day: Saturday, July 13 from 8:00AM - Noon Location: Practices at Matoska Park in White Bear Lake. Race Day at Phalen Regional Park, St. Paul Fee: $190 The fee covers training, coaching, equipment, T-shirt, race day lunch picnic, and the race. NOTE: IF THE CLASS IS FULL, please put your name on the waitlist! We have two teams will will be trying to fill and the other team may have room. Instructors: Karen Anderson, Lisa Ender, coaches of Off the Edge dragon boat team, WBL
  • Learn to Kayak

    Learn the fundamentals of kayaking in a comfortable setting and at a relaxed pace. You will learn about paddling techniques, getting in and out of the kayak, and water safety on beautiful White Bear Lake. Let your guide teach the basics of kayak transportation, trip planning, and how to have an enjoyable time on the water. This class is a great way to learn a new sport or improve your kayaking skills. Instructor provides kayaks, paddles and all necessary safety equipment. Ages 12+ Meet at boat launch at Matoska Park, 2345 5th Street, White Bear Lake, MN 55110. Instructor: Christina Finnegan, Silver Finn Kayaking
  • Day Trip: Minneapolis Global Market

    Join us in visiting the Midtown Global Market in Minneapolis! The market is home to over 50 vendors including specialty produce and grocery items, and locally made jewelry and crafts. It also has a wide array of restaurants featuring gluten free, vegetarian, vegan, and kid-friendly options. We will start our morning with a guided historical tour of the market then we will explore, shop, and eat on our own. https://midtownglobalmarket.org/ Registration fee includes tour and transportation. Lunch is on your own. Please bring credit card to purchase food/drinks. Wednesday, June 12 Bus leaves DEC at 9:15 AM, Returns at approximately 2:30 PM. District Education Center address: 1520 Mahtomedi Ave Mahtomedi, MN 55115
  • How to Prepare Your House to Sell

    This class will help you to prepare your house to sell. We will discuss the five main rooms to focus on and where to spend money to increase the value of your home. With most people looking online to find houses, the photos must showcase your home in the best way possible. We will learn how to “Zillowerrific” your home! Instructor: Tracy Uttley, Uttley Real Estate
  • Yoga on the Beach

    It's not a secret anymore! All are welcome to join Yogadevotion Instructors Nancy Calderon and Lisa Banning Ender at beautiful, shady and secluded Chautauqua Beach in Mahtomedi for Yoga on the beach! We meet Wednesdays and/or Fridays at 9:00 AM, all summer long. Make up for missed classes can be done at any Yogadevotion site and must be done within each session. Bring a yoga mat and water. Classes held at Chautauqua Beach (76 Quail Street, Mahtomedi MN 55115)
  • Canva for Awesome Beginners

    Canva is the perfect digital tool for beginners and novices! Open up a world of possibilities by learning how to use the easiest design website available all for free. In this class you will learn how to create designs from scratch or use templates with step-by-step guidance for any digital image you need. From online documents, business cards, email signatures and more, you'll leave this class with a practical guide to use Canva with confidence!
  • Pickleball June 17-21

    Pickleball players of all experience levels are invited to come and enjoy our indoor court at the District Education Center in Mahtomedi. Court time reservations are available for 2 hours, various times during the day (Monday-Friday). Only one player from your group needs to register ahead of time for your desired court time. Bring your own paddle or borrow one of ours! Players should wear comfortable clothes, athletic shoes and bring a bottle of water. Reservations open on the 20th of each month at 7:00 AM. (ie: July reservations will be open on June 20 at 7AM).
  • Everything You Want to Know About Medicare

    New to the world of Medicare or thinking of changing your plan? Discuss Parts A, B, C, & D of Medicare, the application process, estimated costs, supplements, MAPD, and how to determine the right time to sign up. This educational presentation is for people that are turning 65, those who are over 65 and coming off their employer medical plan, as well as those currently enrolled in Medicare. Instructor: Greg de Keuster, NPF Benefits
  • 55+ Drivers Safety 8-Hour Class

    Review the rules of the road and learn new information regarding today’s cars and update your driving skills. Those over the age of 55 qualify to receive a 10% discount on their auto insurance following the completion of the 8-hour basic course. To maintain this discount, a 4-hour refresher course is required every three years. MUST ATTEND BOTH CLASS DATES. Class will take place virtually (online) via Zoom. You will need to pick up your materials at the Community Ed office at 1520 Mahtomedi Ave, Mahtomedi MN 55115 a few days prior to class. Instructor: Minnesota Safety Council. You will receive the Zoom link for class via email.
  • Practical ChatGPT Training for Everyone

    Have you been curious about what ChatGPT is exactly and how it may affect you? Learn whatyou need to know about ChatGPT powered by Artificial Intelligence in this fun and engagingclass! You will understand how it works exactly and why it's taking the world by storm. You'll alsolearn practical everyday uses for ChatGPT in the workforce and at home. Don't get left behind intoday's tech savvy world, and attend this upcoming training!
  • Landmark Tours Travel Presentation

    Landmark Tours provides unforgettable travel experiences to destinations all around the world. Join us for a 45-minute travel presentation, where you will learn about Landmark Tours, their style of travel, and hear about fantastic travel opportunities. This Minnesota-based company offers guided group travel opportunities nationwide and abroad. All tours include roundtrip airfare from MSP with airport greeting, quality accommodations in great locations, baggage handling at hotels, professional tour manager & local guides, deluxe motor coach transportation, daily breakfast and many quality meals. For more information, join us for an in-person travel presentation.
  • Pickleball June 24-28

    Pickleball players of all experience levels are invited to come and enjoy our indoor court at the District Education Center in Mahtomedi. Court time reservations are available for 2 hours, various times during the day (Monday-Friday). Only one player from your group needs to register ahead of time for your desired court time. Bring your own paddle or borrow one of ours! Players should wear comfortable clothes, athletic shoes and bring a bottle of water. Reservations open on the 20th of each month at 7:00 AM. (ie: July reservations will be open on June 20 at 7AM).
  • BINGO!

    Enjoy a free, fun-paced afternoon of Bingo. If you have miscellaneous items at home that you would like to donate as a prize, please bring along to add to our prize table. Prize donations are always accepted and much appreciated! REGISTRATION IS NOT REQUIRED.
  • Alzheimer's Association Dementia Conversations: Driving, Doctor Visits, Legal & Financial Planning

    Dementia Conversations: Driving, Doctor Visits, Legal & Financial Planning When someone is showing signs of dementia, it’s time to talk. Often, conversations with family about changing behaviors can be challenging and uncomfortable. This program provides tips for breaking the ice with your family so you can address some of the most common issues that are difficult to discuss: going to the doctor for a diagnosis or medical treatment, deciding when to stop driving, and making legal and financial plans for future care. Instructor: Alzheimer's Association