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, December 5, 2018, January 2, February 6 and March 6, 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 2 (Current session)
Dates(s): Tuesdays, November 13, 2018-January 8, 2019
(No class on 12/25/18 and 1/3/2019)
Time: 6:00pm – 7:15pm
Location: Carlton High School Library
Cost:  $36.00 (7 weeks)
Registration deadline: Wednesday, November 7, 2018
Class Instructor: Judy Andersen, RYT 200

Session 3 (Next session)
Dates(s):
Tuesdays, January 15-February 26, 2019
(Class on 2/12 is moved to 2/13 due to conferences)
Time: 6:00pm – 7:15pm
Location: Carlton High School Library
Cost:  $36.00 (7 weeks)
Registration deadline: Wednesday, January 9, 2019
Class Instructor: Judy Andersen, RYT 200

 

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, 6:30-7:30pm
 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

PiYo
Carlton Community Education is excited to offer this awesome fitness class to the members of our community!  PiYo is a low impact workout that will burn calories and tone muscles.  It is a combination of pilates, yoga, core conditioning, balance, strength and fun.  Classes are designed for all fitness levels, ages and abilities!  This class is taught by a licensed PiYo instructor.  You will need to bring a yoga mat when you come to this class.  If you have questions about PiYo you are welcomed to contact the instructor.  Registration questions can be directed to the Community Ed office.  
 Dates/Times: Mondays, November 5-December 17, 2018     7:00-8:00pm
Location: South Terrace Elementary Small Gym
Cost: $40.00
Instructor: Sherri Kretzschmar
Instructor’s Phone # and E-mail: 715-209-4236/nrgee72@gmail.com
Registration deadline: Late registrations may be accepted, contact Community Ed Office if needed.

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.
Date/Time:  Monday, December 3, 2018          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, November 28, 2018

Decoupage Crates

Come create a beautiful, creative wooden crate in a few easy steps!  This class requires no creative talent at all, but once you have made this masterpiece, you will feel like an artsy genius!  This class will be held on site at the new, adorable eclectic shop right outside of Carlton.  The crates vary in size and can be used to organize your home or can be a great gift for others.  You can sign up for one class or both, please specify which night(s) you are registering for on your registration form.  The class fee does not include the price of the crates; these will vary depending on the size that you choose to use.  You will pay for the class (which includes fee for other supplies used) when you register and you will pay the night of the class for the crate you choose to beautify. 
(This class is FULL, to be put on a waiting list call the Communtiy Education office).
 Dates(s): Tuesday, November 27, 2018
Time: 7:00pm – 8:30pm
Location: The Lumberjack & The Gypsy Shop, 1592 Olsonville Road, Carlton
Cost:  $10.00 ($20.00 if signing up for both nights)
Registration deadline: Wednesday, November 7, 2018
Class Instructor: Robyn Belsvik, Owner of The Lumberjack & The Gypsy

Ever wanted to learn what it takes to make a pint of beer?  The great folks at Lake Superior Brewery (Minnesota’s oldest Microbrewery) will walk you through every step of the process!  And a beer brewing class would not be complete without some samples to try.  There will also be appetizers provided by the Magnolia Café.  Come for a relaxing, educational and tasty class!

 

Date: Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Time:  6:00-8:00pm

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

Cost: $20.00

Instructor: Yvette Maijala

Registration Deadline: Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Coffee Creations!

Do you live for that first cup of hot, delicious and caffeinated coffee when you arise in the morning and greet the day?  Then this class is for you and might even have you loving the amazing brews even more!  Come learn about the basics of coffees, espressos and other coffee drinks.  Become educated on grinds and blends of coffee and you also get hands on experience behind the counter making your own brew!  Each class participant will bring home coffee, a new knowledge of coffee and maybe even a greater love for it as well?  This is a one night class, but we are offering two date options.  Please specify on your registration form which date you would like to attend.

Dates: Monday, January 14, 2019 OR Tuesday, January 29, 2019
Time:  6:00-8:00pm
Location: Magnolia Café, 206 3rd St., Carlton
Cost: $20.00
Instructor: Yvette Maijala
Registration Deadline: Wednesday, January 9 OR Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Learn to Rug Hook!

Looking for a new hobby?  Do you want to learn in a relaxed, creative atmosphere?  This class is for you!  Come learn a simple rug hooking piece, you can choose to do a snowman or a heart at this class!  This is old time rug hooking, not latch, not punch, this uses wool strips and a tool similar to a crochet hook but with a wooden handle!  Please specify on your registration form which pattern you would like to create.  By the end of the class you will know how to hook and sculpt and you will have created a completed square measuring 6 ½ inches by 7 ½ inches!  This class will be offered two different dates, please specify which date you would like on your registration form.

 Dates(s)/Time(s): Saturday, January 19, 2019   11:00am-2:00pm OR
Thursday, February 7, 2019  
6:00pm – 9:00pm
Location: The Lumberjack & The Gypsy Shop, 1592 Olsonville Road, Carlton
Cost:  $30.00
Registration deadline: Wednesday, January 16 OR Friday, February 1, 2019
Class Instructor: Robyn Belsvik, Owner of The Lumberjack & The Gypsy

Come create a unique, two-sided wooden banner!  The banner can be holiday specific or more seasonal (Winter/Spring etc.), you can pick from over 200 designs!  Your masterpiece is created with a different type of decoupage technique that uses an iron-come check it out!  The banner consists of seven flags to decorate and each flag measures 5x8 inches.  You have the option to sign up for the evening session that is broke down into two nights or sign up for one full session on a Saturday!  Please specify which date(s) you are registering for on your registration form. 

Dates(s):  Saturday, January 26, 2019   Time: 11:00am-3:00pm
Monday and Tuesday, January 28 & 29, 2019   Time: 6:30-8:30pm
Location: The Lumberjack & The Gypsy Shop, 1592 Olsonville Road, Carlton
Cost:  $20.00
Registration deadline: Wednesday, January 23, 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: Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Time:  6:00-8:00pm

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

Cost: $20.00

Instructor: Yvette Maijala

Registration Deadline: Wednesday, February 6, 2019

This class is open to all skill levels; personalized instruction is provided for this fun class!  You will create an adorable snow girl doll that can be passed down for generations and used as a decoration throughout the whole winter season.  The doll will be constructed with a handmade, needle felted face and will involve basic hand sewing.  To complete this project you will be able to select, from a few different choices, a dress for her to wear!  The final project measures about 18 inches tall.  This class is being offered two different dates, please specify the date you are selecting on your registration form. 
Dates(s):  Sunday, February 17, 2019   Time: 1:00-4:00pm  OR
Monday, February 25, 2019   Time: 6:00-9:00pm
Location: The Lumberjack & The Gypsy Shop, 1592 Olsonville Road, Carlton
Cost:  $28.00
Registration deadline: Wednesday, February 13, 2019
Class Instructor: Robyn Belsvik, Owner of The Lumberjack & The Gypsy