Classes in the Arts

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 – Fused Glass Ornaments

Wednesday, December 2

This class will be taught through Zoom.
Snow is on the ground and thoughts of the holidays are around the corner. Here is your chance to make 3 fused glass ornaments all in the comfort of your home while interacting with others in class. In this class you will make a tree, snowman and a Christmas ball ornaments. Pick up kits at FiftyNorth. When finished drop off kits at FiftyNorth. Once fired, the ornaments will be delivered to your home or you can pick up at FiftyNorth.

Instructor:  Geri Thelen
Capacity:  15
Cost: $40 nonmbr, $30 mbr, $20 platinum
Registration deadline: November 30
A Zoom link will be emailed to you prior to class.


ONLINE – Photographs and Memories and Cookies and More Cookies

Tuesday, December 8

This coming holiday season is going to be different!  A year to create different kinds of memories.  During the zoom class, I will share how to make my family’s 2 favorite holiday cookies:  Funnel Cakes and Peanut Butter Balls. Prior to class, each student can submit their favorite cookie recipe(s).  We will combine them and distribute after class. Also, be prepared to share a favorite holiday memory.

Instructor:  Geri Thelen
Capacity:  35
Cost: $15 nonmbr, $10 mbr, $5 platinum
Registration deadline: December 6
NOTES:  A Zoom link will be sent 1 day prior to class. Email a few of your favorite cookie recipes to Patty at