Lifelong Learning

Register for these programs: by phone (507-664-3700), in person at FiftyNorth, or by clicking on the title of the class

Please pre-register and check-in for all classes no matter your membership levels. It is also important to check-in at the front desk when you arrive for your class.  We use attendance data for grant applications, insurance reimbursement, space planning and determining whether or not to cancel a class.
Scholarships are available to help defray the cost of classes for those who find the cost a financial hardship.

 

 

ONLINE – Preserve Your Story Workshop

Thursday, May 28
2:00-4:00pm

Your life is unique and important, and a lot has changed in your lifetime.  RECORD and preserve your history.  In this 2 hour workshop, we’ll discuss how to choose and organize the stories to tell, how to prepare, speaking tips and how to record on your phone or computer.  We’ll do some practice recording too!
*This workshop will be delivered through Zoom.  The instructor will contact you with the login information prior to class.

Instructor: Pauline Jennings
Capacity: 8
Cost: nonmbr $20, mbr $15, plat $0
Registration deadline: May 27
Notes:  Pauline Jennings has been in theater for over 40 years as actress, director, and producer.  She also owns a recording business called RecordU.

 

 

ONLINE – For the Fun of It

Tuesday, June 16
10:00-10:40am

American childhood from the 18th through the early 20th Century examined through toys in the New Hampshire children’s attic.
This program will be delivered through Zoom.  Stacey will send you the link before the class.

Presenter: Stacey Mae McGowen Olson
Capacity:  20
Cost:  $9 nonmbr, $7 mbr, $0 platinum
Registration deadline: June 14

 

 

ONLINE – Clean Out Your Pantry and Make Breakfast!

Monday, June 22
10:00-11:30am

This class will be offered through ZOOM.
Cooking with what you have in the house. This class will be offered 3 times, each with a different meal option: breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Sign up for one or all three. Each class will explore recipes that have a basic recipe with options to swap out different ingredients based on what you have in your pantry. Example:  quiche or egg bake. What ingredients do you have in your refrigerator: cheese, spinach, or bacon, onions or peppers.  Gerie will give the tools to make a great recipe based on what you have.
You will receive copies of recipes in each class.
Gerie will send you the Zoom link prior to the class.

Instructor: Gerie Thelen
Capacity:  10
Cost:  $25 nonmbr, $20 mbr, $12 platinum
Registration Deadline:  June 21

 

ONLINE – Clean Out Your Pantry and Make Lunch!

Tuesday, June 23
10:00-11:30am

This class will be offered through ZOOM.
Cooking with what you have in the house. This class will be offered 3 times, each with a different meal option: breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Sign up for one or all three. Each class will explore recipes that have a basic recipe with options to swap out different ingredients based on what you have in your pantry. Example:  quiche or egg bake. What ingredients do you have in your refrigerator: cheese, spinach, or bacon, onions or peppers.  Gerie will give the tools to make a great recipe based on what you have.
You will receive copies of recipes in each class.
Gerie will send you the Zoom link prior to the class.

Instructor: Gerie Thelen
Capacity:  10
Cost:  $25 nonmbr, $20 mbr, $12 platinum
Registration Deadline:  June 22

 

ONLINE – Clean Out Your Pantry and Make Dinner!

Wednesday, June 24
10:00-11:30am

This class will be offered through ZOOM.
Cooking with what you have in the house. This class will be offered 3 times, each with a different meal option: breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Sign up for one or all three. Each class will explore recipes that have a basic recipe with options to swap out different ingredients based on what you have in your pantry. Example:  quiche or egg bake. What ingredients do you have in your refrigerator: cheese, spinach, or bacon, onions or peppers.  Gerie will give the tools to make a great recipe based on what you have.
You will receive copies of recipes in each class.
Gerie will send you the Zoom link prior to the class.

Instructor: Gerie Thelen
Capacity:  10
Cost:  $25 nonmbr, $20 mbr, $12 platinum
Registration Deadline:  June 23

 

 

ONLINE – Making the American Home

Tuesday, July 14
10:00-10:40am

Explore how domestic interiors reflect changes in American society from the late 17th century through the early 20th century using the DAR Museum period rooms.
This program will be delivered through Zoom.  Stacey will send you the link before the class.

Presenter: Stacey Mae McGowen Olson
Capacity:  20
Cost: $9 nonmbr, $7 mbr, $0 platinum
Registration deadline: July 12

 

 

If you are interested in teaching a Lifelong Learning class or if you have an idea for a new class offering, please contact Katie Felland at 664-3708

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