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Adult Education

Sep
9
Wed

What We're Learning: Fall Home Maintenance Tips

7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 09/09/2020 07:00 PM 09/09/2020 08:00 PM America/New_York What We're Learning: Fall Home Maintenance Tips

Watch online. Get tips to prep your home for winter with Home Repair Services.  Fall maintanence, weatherizing and sealing the cold air out are topics to be discussed.

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Watch online. Get tips to prep your home for winter with Home R

Oct
7
Wed

What We're Learning: Circling Michigan

7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Add to Calendar 10/07/2020 07:00 PM 10/07/2020 08:00 PM America/New_York What We're Learning: Circling Michigan

Watch online. You are invited to take a virtual tour to some of the Lake Michigan Circle Tour’s well-known destinations and its best kept secrets with Dianna Stampfler. Discover more than 100 lighthouses, countless islands, unique attractions, parks and natural areas, miles of glorious beaches, quaint harbor towns, an internationally-recognized urban center and one “modern marvel” — the Mackinac Bridge.

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Watch online. You are invited to take a virtual tour to some of the Lake Michigan Circle Tour’s well-known destinations

Oct
5
Mon

Live & Learn: Travel Tales

6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 10/05/2020 06:00 PM 10/05/2020 07:30 PM America/New_York Live & Learn: Travel Tales

Watch this event online. Learn how to travel your way happy with this presentation by adventure author and travel blogger, Laura Holmes. The COVID crisis has dramatically changed our approach to travel so we’ll discuss the trend to vacation locally or regionally, three hot tips on where to visit in our own state, updates from the airline industry and more.

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Sep
21
Mon

Live & Learn: What Can I Do About Racism?

6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Add to Calendar 09/21/2020 06:00 PM 09/21/2020 07:00 PM America/New_York Live & Learn: What Can I Do About Racism?

Watch this event online. Dr. Michelle Loyd-Paige, Executive Associate to the President for Diversity and Inclusion at Calvin University, will present a brief overview of the factors associated with the current state of race and racism in the United States.  She will also describe how racism affects everyone -- no matter one's race -- and how we can "fix" racism.

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Sep
28
Mon

Live & Learn: Building Resilience Using Mindful Self-Compassion

6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 09/28/2020 06:00 PM 09/28/2020 07:30 PM America/New_York Live & Learn: Building Resilience Using Mindful Self-Compassion

Watch this event online. We are all living in challenging times. Cheryl Blackington, from the Grand Rapids Center for Mindfulness, will present ways we can all learn to be a better friend to ourselves when we are in the midst of a struggle.  Research shows that practicing self-compassion will help reduce stress, enhance a sense of well being and create healthier behaviors.  Participants will learn practical, simple tools they can use throughout their day.  

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Watch this event online. We are all living in challenging times.

Jun
19
Fri

Summer Wonder Pop-up: Careers in Advanced Technology

4:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Add to Calendar 06/19/2020 04:00 PM 06/19/2020 04:30 PM America/New_York Summer Wonder Pop-up: Careers in Advanced Technology

Watch this online. As the world continues to develop and advance in science and technology, PBS learning as several ways to help you develop and hone some of your interests and skills in technology so that you can prepare for a potential career in this developing field. Summer Wonder weekend pop-up programs are a collection of outside sources.

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Jul
8
Wed

Summer Wonder Wednesdays: Home Repair Services

6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Add to Calendar 07/08/2020 06:30 PM 07/08/2020 07:30 PM America/New_York Summer Wonder Wednesdays: Home Repair Services

Wednesday evenings online. This week features guest Mike Zamarron of Home Repair Services. [[{"fid":"25121","view_mode":"default","fields":{"format":"default","field_file_image_alt_text[und][0][value]":false,"field_file_image_title_text[und][0][value]":false},"type":"media","field_deltas":{"1":{"format":"default","field_file_image_alt_text[und][0][value]":false,"field_file_image_title_text[und][0][value]":false}},"attributes":{"class":"media-element file-default","data-delta":"1"}}]]

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