District 728 Community Education
District 728 Community Education is offering a number of home and garden-related classes this spring. The list includes: •Couponing 101: Learn the basics of couponing from 6-9 p.m. Monday, May 7 at the Handke Center, Elk River. $19 per individual or $35 per pair. •The Art of Sushi: 6-9:30 p.m. T...Read More
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by Britt Aamodt Contributing writer In fairy tales, crucial pieces of information are often hidden, like Rumpelstiltskin’s name or the reason why the princess can’t get a good night’s sleep (someone snuck a pea under her mattress). To many people, who grew up in an era in which a handshake pro...Read More
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The same District 728 Community Education staff who stepped up into new roles after $300,000 was cut from the department’s budget two years ago deserves to have the Elk River Area School District step up for them now. The $117,000 price tag may seem costly, but that’s only because the district a...Read More
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The Zimmerman City Council voted Monday to collaborate with District 728 Community Education for a community open-gym program, which should start in mid-January. Open gym will offer access to gym space and equipment in the high school’s gymnasium and will be available through May to community resi...Read More
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CPR, AED and first aid training are being offered by District 728 Community Education this winter. The two classes include: •American Heart Association CPR and AED: Learn CPR, the use of automated external defibrillators (AEDs) and barrier devices on adults, children and infants in a class from 6...Read More
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Six members of ISD 728 Community Education are the recipients of the 2012 Learning Resources Network (LERN) International Award for Excellence in Brochure Design.  The team won the prestigious award last week in New Orleans for their 2011 “Are YOU ready for the fun to begin?” Summer Camps broch...Read More
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District 728 Community Education is offering several upcoming home and garden classes. They include: •Spruce Tip Decorating, 10–11:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 5. $45 for one session. •Silver and Gold Holiday Decor, 7–8:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 10. $25 for one session. •Hanging Holiday Pinecone, 1...Read More
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by Britt Aamodt The audience member seated at the front of the room was not an isolated case. John Ewoldt, Dollars & Sense columnist for the Star Tribune, had come to Rockwoods Bar & Grill in Otsego to present a talk, “Living on Less: Twenty Ways to Save More and Spend Less.” The audienc...Read More
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