These classes are currently being offered through Carlton Community Education!

Please check back regularly for updated information!
All classes MUST be registered for! Please contact Carlton Community Education with any questions....by phone 218-384-4225 x213 or by e-mail at drose@carlton.k12.mn.us
REGISTRATION FORMS CAN BE FOUND TO THE LEFT OF THIS SCREEN, PLEASE DOWNLOAD, COMPLETE AND SEND TO ADDRESS LISTED ON FORM. 

 

Open Craft Night!

Always wondering when you will have time to work on your scrapbooking? Or when you might get to that next craft project you have been dreaming of accomplishing? We are offering you a way to do just that! We will provide the space, tables and chairs (no need to clean off the dining room table so you have space to work!)
BONUS: Sharing ideas and meeting new people!!!

Where: South Terrace
Time: 5 pm-9 pm
When: Wednesdays, May 1, June 5, July 3, August 7 & September 4, 2019
Cost: $5.00 each session
Registration deadline:Just show up, but you are encouraged to call to confirm in case of changes!
**You must provide all of your own tools/scrapbooking/crafting items**

Soma Yoga for Everybody and Every Body!  
Soma yoga is gentle yoga.  It re-establishes mind-muscle connections.  It is about listening to your body and making mindful slow gradual changes to increase your flexibility, strength and balance resulting in an increase in overall mobility.  You are encouraged to work at your own ability level.  Worried about hip, knee and shoulder issues?  Judy will work with you to adapt poses and movements.  Please bring a yoga sticky mat if you will be on the floor.  This Soma Yoga class can be either on the mat or on a chair and standing poses. 

Session 5
Dates(s):
Tuesdays, May 7-June 18, 2019
Time: 6:00pm – 7:15pm
Location: Carlton High School Library
Cost:  $36.00 (7 weeks)
Registration deadline: Friday, May 3, 2019
Class Instructor: Judy Andersen, RYT 200

Summer Session 
Dates(s):
Tuesdays, July 9-August 20, 2019
Time: 6:00pm – 7:15pm
Location: Carlton High School Library
Cost:  $36.00 (7 weeks)
Registration deadline: Wednesday, July 3, 2019
Class Instructor: Judy Andersen, RYT 200

Fall Class will begin September 17-more details to come!

 

Special note:  TKD will be wrapping up the end of May.  There will be no classes held in June, July or August.  Please look for class to begin again in September!  There will be more details in the back to school issue of the Community News and here as well!

Tae Kwon Do is a form of martial arts.  As students have fun learning kicks, punches, rolls and self defense they will acquire self control, respect, confidence and self esteem.  Tae Kwon Do can help develop fit bodies and minds that radiate into the rest of a student’s life.  The instructor is a 2nd degree black belt, starting her training 8 years ago with 5 years of being assistant instructor/ instructor.  Shin guards are required for the class and can be purchased from the instructor on the first night.  Testing will be an additional fee, which will vary in cost depending on the level at which the student is testing.  This class is for 6 year olds to adults (two different sessions being offered).  Questions about the class can be directed to the instructor (info below) and questions about registration can be directed to the Community Education office.  Registration is completed on a monthly basis.
Dates:  Session 1: (Youth) Mondays, 5:30-6:30pm
Session 2: (Adults/Higher Belt Youth) Tuesdays, 5:45-6:45pm
 New students welcome each month!
Location: South Terrace Elementary Small Gym
Cost: $30.00
Instructor: Sherri Kretzschmar
Instructor’s Phone # and E-mail: 715-209-4236/nrgee72@gmail.com
Registration deadline: Last Tuesday of each month
 

AARP Refresher Course
This AARP training course is called "Smart Driver".  This class is offered for persons 55 and older who have already taken the 8-hour class and now need to take the refresher course in order to keep their auto insurance discount.  To maintain your discount, a refresher course has to be taken once every three years.  The class meets for one 4-hour session.  Participants MUST pre-register by mail!  Class size is limited. There are two class dates given, please specify the date you are registering for on your form.
Date/Time:  Monday, March 18, 2019 OR Monday, May 20, 2019      
Time: 1-5pm
Place:  Inter-Faith Care Center, 811 3rd Street, Carlton
Fee:  $19.00 for AARP Members and $24.00 for Non-AARP Members
(The class fee includes a $4 fee to Carlton Community Education)
Instructor:  AARP Volunteer
Registration Deadline: Wednesday, March 13, 2019 OR Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Have your cake and paint it too!  This class will allow you to create a 8x10 canvas master piece by using heavy body acrylics and palette knives.  You will learn to make texture using thick paint and various palette knives.  You can choose your own colors and your favorite kind of cake to paint (instructor will have various examples).  This could be a sweet Mother’s Day gift for that special lady in your life! 

 Date: Sunday, May 5, 2019
Time: 12:00-4:00pm
Location: The Lumberjack & The Gypsy Shop, 1592 Olsonville Road, Carlton
Cost:  $35.00
Registration deadline: Wednesday, May 1, 2019
Class Instructor: Robyn Belsvik, Owner of The Lumberjack & The Gypsy

How do you brew your coffee?  Just a few years ago when someone would ask you this question, your response was predictable:  home coffee maker, espresso or maybe an Americano, right?  Today with all the new and progressive coffee brewing methods available you may have a tough time deciding on just one method as your go-to.  Cold drip?  Pour over? An AeroPress brew?  And the list goes on, but unless you have tried them all, how do you know what you’re missing?  This class will walk you through a few methods of brewing coffee and get you excited to brew coffee in creative new ways!

 

Date: Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Time:  6:00-8:00pm

Location: Magnolia Café, 206 3rd St., Carlton

Cost: $20.00

Instructor: Yvette Maijala

Registration Deadline: Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Basswood Art

An unique opportunity to create a beautiful piece of art out of basswood!  This craft will have you using napkins and decoupage to create a one of a kind wall hanging for your home or cabin.  This class is for beginner to experienced crafters or non-crafters alike, all are welcome!  This could make a thoughtful Father’s Day gift, birthday present or could be that personal touch to your own home décor! 

Date: Thursday, May 23, 2019
Time: 6:30-8:30pm
Location: The Lumberjack & The Gypsy Shop, 1592 Olsonville Road, Carlton
Cost:  $20.00
Registration deadline: Friday, May 17, 2019
Class Instructor: Robyn Belsvik, Owner of The Lumberjack & The Gypsy

Instant Pot 101

The Instant Pot is the hot new kitchen appliance!  Come check out their magic at this very informational and hands-on class!  Perfect for new owners, potential owners and especially for those owners who have one but haven’t braved this new adventure just yet!  During class six different recipes will be created and you will get to try all of them-so come hungry.  The different recipes will allow you to learn how to use different features of the Instant Pot (and other brands of programmable pressure cookers).  Some creations will be Pizza Pasta, Chicken Wings, Beef and Brown Rice Hotdish, plus a few more!  Care of your Instant Pot will also be discussed, to provide safety and longevity of this handy kitchen appliance!  Bring your Instant Pot to class (even if it’s still in the box), if you don’t have one yet-that is okay, you can still attend this class and learn if it is the right choice for you! 

Date: Tuesday, May 28, 2019
Time: 6:00-8:00pm
Location: To be determined (will be held in Carlton area)
Cost:  $20.00
Registration deadline: Wednesday, May 22, 2019
Class Instructor: Jodie Johnson

Colorful Poppies!

Come paint poppies, color choices are endless and yours to decide!  This class will allow you to create an 11x14 canvas master piece by using acrylics and palette knives.  You will learn to make texture using thick paint and various palette knives.  An easy class to complete, all skill levels welcome!  This could be a personalized gift for someone special or to keep for you! 

Date: Monday, June 3, 2019
Time: 6-9pm
Location: The Lumberjack & The Gypsy Shop, 1592 Olsonville Road, Carlton
Cost:  $38.00
Registration deadline: Wednesday, May 29, 2019
Class Instructor: Robyn Belsvik, Owner of The Lumberjack & The Gypsy

Mason Jar Creations

Come to this class and create a beautiful summer table centerpiece or a statement piece for anywhere in your home!  Class will include chalk painting glass jar and then doing a distressing technique to create a unique touch and then they will be painted with lavender flowers.  Each jar created will include a fake spring of lavender as well.  Another class for all levels of creativity!  You can come and make one jar or several-the number created is up to you.  Please specify on your registration form how many jars you wish to complete. 

Date: Thursday, June 20, 2019
Time: 6:30-8:30pm
Location: The Lumberjack & The Gypsy Shop, 1592 Olsonville Road, Carlton
Cost:  $10.00/per jar
Registration deadline: Friday, June 14, 2019
Class Instructor: Robyn Belsvik, Owner of The Lumberjack & The Gypsy