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UW Extension Laramie County Master Gardener Program
with Catherine Wissner
This comprehensive Gardening Program will teach everything a person needs to know in order to be a master gardener. All ability levels are welcome, there are no prerequisites. Once the classroom portion of this course has been completed, an additional 40 hours of volunteer time is accomplished over the course of the summer. The cost of the course includes Wyoming Sustainable Horticulture "Master Gardener Handbook". Upon completion of this course and volunteer hours, participants will be recognized as Master Gardeners of Laramie County and receive a certificate. $125.00 Early Bird Registration ends on December 26. Please enter promo code earlybird at the time of check out to receive the early bird registration discount.
Conversational French 1 LIFE 1839
with Dennis Dicampli
Bonjour! This is the course for you even if you have no previous experience with the French language! This course emphasizes proficiency, with attention to speaking and listening skills, self-expression, and cultural insights. Classroom activities are varied, interactive, and focused on acquiring listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills simultaneously - always in the context of French culture. Textbook included.
Basic Pistol Class LIFE 1523
with Pat Lewis
This course is designed to assist students in the safety and basic use of handguns. Students will be trained in the selection, care, handling and storage of firearms. Safety, defensive procedures and the legal aspects of the use of handguns in self-defense in the state of Wyoming will also be presented. Double-action, center fire handguns are provided. Cost includes handgun use, targets and handout materials. Students will be required to provide their own ammunition (estimated cost is $100). Information on what ammunition to purchase will be discussed in the first class. Attendance is mandatory on all class days. Students missing class days will be unable to continue with the course and will not receive a refund due to lack of attendance or outside the published course refund policy. Cosponsored by LCCC and the Sheriff's Department, the class will be held at the Laramie County Sheriff's Department, 1910 Pioneer Ave. No firearms shall be brought to the course. In order to participate in this course, class participants must pass a criminal background check run by the Sheriff's Department prior to the start of the course. Students must be a legal resident of the United States and 21 years of age or older.
Saturday Relaxation, Stretching and Balance Through Tai Chi LIFE 2051
with Michele Schmidt
This class is designed for seniors interested in stretching, and improving their balance by practicing the Tai Chi posture, walk and simple Tai Chi movements. Students will also be introduced to breathing and relaxation exercises.
Wu Style Tai Chi & Push Hands LIFE 2082
with Michele Schmidt
In this next level Tai Chi class, we will focus on Push Hands skills, explore individual postures more deeply and the martial arts applications of Tai Chi postures. Completion of RELAXATION, STRETCHING AND BALANCE class or other comparable introductory course offered by Michele required for enrollment in this class.
Puppy Abcs & 123s LIFE 1025
with Cathy Anderson
Get your puppy started on the right paw. This class is designed to teach you how to teach your puppy basic house manners such as "sit," "down," "stay," and walking on a loose leash. We will work on problem behaviors, such as jumping, mouthing and learning some fun tricks. This class is for puppies aged 14 weeks to six months. All dogs are required to be current on vaccines including Rabies, Parvo, Bordetella (kennel cough). Bring proof of vaccinations first in-person class. As determined by the instructor, any dog that is not suitable for the group class environment may be asked to not continue training. NO DOGS FOR ORIENTATION CLASS.
**Please note the room number change from the published schedule.
Mind Your Manners LIFE 1023
with Cathy Anderson
This class is designed to teach you how to teach your dog. You will learn how to teach basic house manners such as "sit," "down," "stay," and walking on a loose leash. We will work on problem behaviors and learn some fun tricks. Dogs six months or older are welcome. All dogs are required to be current on vaccines including Rabies, Parvo and Bordetella (kennel cough). Bring proof of vaccinations first in-person class. As determined by the instructor, any dog that is not suitable for the group class environment may be asked to not continue training. NO DOGS FOR ORIENTATION CLASS.
**please note room number change from the published schedule
Metalsmithing for the Hobbyist LIFE 2054
with Noah O'Brien
Metalsmithing for the Hobbyist is designed to prepare the student to practice basic metalsmithing techniques in the home studio. Several jewelry and sculpture projects will allow the student to develop basic skills using easy-to-acquire tools and materials. Topics will include materials, heat treatment and soldering, cold forging and forming, design and safety. Basic supplies will be provided. Project-specific supplies are provided by the student and will be discussed on the first night of class.
NO CLASS 2/20