Lifelong Learning Classes

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.
If you are interested in teaching a Lifelong Learning class or if you have an idea for a new class offering, please contact Patty Ciernia at 664-3709

The Essential Documents You Need to Complete

Tuesday, June 21

Do your loved ones a favor by preparing and organizing important documents.  This will help them make financial decisions, act on your behalf and follow your wishes.  Jacqui Dorsey, an attorney with the law firm Hvistendahl, Moersch, Dorsey and Hahn, will present a hands-on information session.  You will become acquainted with helpful forms and can ask questions about their use.

Presenter: Jacqui Dorsey
Capacity:  30
Cost: $9 nonmbr, $7 mbr, $0 platinum
Space:  103

QUARTZ CRYSTALS: How They’re Formed & Where to Find Them

Tuesday, June 28

Ever wonder how quartz crystals are formed and where to find them?  Join Sandy Dockstader in a class all about quartz. Sandy will bring samples of a variety of quartz crystal from all over the world and share her experience mining quartz crystals in Arkansas. Quartz is an amazing crystal that forms in a variety of shapes, colors, and sizes. It can be found as crystals, clusters, geodes and much more. Quartz has many metaphysical properties and uses. Come and learn about many of the interesting facts about quartz.
Note: Sandy has a display of quartz and crystals in the FiftyNorth Gallery cabinets throughout the month of June.

Presenter: Sandy Dockstader
Capacity:  20
Cost: $9 nonmbr, $7 mbr, $ 0 platinum
Space: Room 103

CPR and First Aid

Wednesday, August 3

Students will receive expert training in First Aid and Basic Life Support CPR (adult) including Automatic External Defibrillator (AED). This 3-hour class includes instruction, demonstrations and hands-on activities and culminates in the students earning an American Heart Card. It is appropriate training for Certified Nurse Assistants, healthcare workers, teachers, instructors, and volunteers. Many health care facilities require this training of their employees.

Instructor:  Jon Bolster
Capacity:  10
Cost:  $72 nonmbr, $65 mbr, $0 platinum