past classes


Fall 2016 Classes


All Classes open to ALL adults

 



Manage the Morning Mess: Rebuild your Morning Routine

Open to all adults. 
Space is limited - Register Now
30 spots available, if you sign up after full you will be notified and placed on a waiting list. 


Go home with frozen breakfast for a month! Plus an individualized Picture Chart System.


 

          Dates: Sat, October 8; 9am-Noon 
          
Location: St. John's Lutheran Church; 100 Oak St.; Prairie du Sac, WI 53578
               
          Cost: $20 (Scholarships Available)



How to Parent a child with Adventuresome Behaviors

Open to all adults. 

Children are born with a temperament, which is their most natural way to react to people and their environment. Some children are just MORE ... they react in a strong "adventuresome" way. What is a parent to do? Come to this workshop to find out! Ideas will be presented and parents can share their questions and ideas with other parents. There will also be time to make a simple project that will help your child learn better self-control at home

Date: Tuesday, February 23; 5:30-7:00pm
Location: School Board at SP School District Offices - Connected to Bridges Elementary (440 13th St.; Prairie du Sac, WI 53578)
Cost: FREE
Free childcare also available!


 

Job Interviews 101

Go home with Job Interview tools!

Learn job interview strategies and how to present yourself in a way to make a good impression on an employer. 

**Receive a Walgreen's certificate that will help in your job search!

     


Dates: Mid April - Watch for Details
Location: School Board Room at SP School District Offices 
- Connected to Bridges Elementary 
(440 13th St; Prairie du Sac, WI 53578) 
Cost: FREE


Self-Care: For You!


Be good to yourself


Come and learn how stress can affect individuals, children or families and help identify what's causing it in your life. Learn and practice strategies that help prevent anxiety or manage depression. 




Dates: Tuesday, March 8; 8:30-10am or 6:30-8pm
Location: TBD
Cost: FREE 





Spring 2017 Classes 
All Classes open to ANY adults


Intro to Doing Your Own Taxes

Open to all adults. 


2 Classes with different topics. You are welcome to attend 1 or both.


BONUS: basket including stress relief items, a coupon for H&R Block, and MORE if you attend both Classes.



Tuesday, January 24 (1:00-2:30 PM or 6:30-8:00 PM)
Learn about filing requirements, what info and forms you need, and how to
get the largest tax refund available for you. 

Tuesday, February 7 (1:00-2:30 PM or 6:30-8:00 PM)
Get a FREE 2nd look at your personal taxes from H&R Block

 

          Location: Sauk Prairie Area Chamber109 Phillips Blvd, Sauk City, WI 53583
               
          Cost: FREE
Free childcare also available!



To Your Credit - Charge it Right


Open to all adults
Space is limited - Register EARLY


BONUS: get entered to win $50 towards a credit card payment for coming to each class (entered twice if come to both classes)!!!

Tuesday, April 4 (6:30-8:00 PM)
Get and learn how to read your credit report, learn how to build and repair your credit history, and recognize how to guard against identity theft.


Tuesday, May 2 (6:30-8:00 PM)
Learn about credit cards: how to avoid paying interest, how they work, and what to do if one is lost or stolen. ALSO learn about the factors creditors look for when making decisions about offering you credit.

        Location: Sauk City Library; 515 Water St, Sauk City, WI 53583
               
        Cost: FREE
Free childcare also available!


Freezer Cooking 101 - Tips & Tricks

The Dreaded Question ... What's for Dinner? 

Open to all adults
Space is limited - Register EARLY


Go Home With 12 Ready To Go Meals!!!


Learn some simple and easy to use cooking tips and tricks to help make meal times less stressful, delicious, & healthy. This is a hands on class. The food and supplies will be provided and you will get to work on each step in the process and take home your creations at the end of the class. 


Date: Saturday, March 11, 8 AM - Noon
Location: St. John's (100 Oak St. Prairie du Sac, WI 53578)
Cost: $20 (Scholarships Available)
      ALL Food & Supplies for meals are provided
        Subsidized by proceeds from the Food Booth at Fire on the River



Interview Workshop

A great Interview is critical to land that dream job.

Open to all adults









  • Learn how to prepare for a successful Interview
  • Commonly asked interview questions and how to answer them completely
  • How to handle difficult and unexpected questions
  • Interview etiquette and body language

Date: Monday, March 13, 4PM
Location: GraceWay (65 13th St. Prairie du Sac, WI 53578)
Cost: FREE
BONUS: Participants will receive a $10 Gift Card.
FREE Childcare Available.



Dealing with Stress


Put together your own relaxation kit to take home.


Come and learn how stress can affect individuals, children or families and help identify what's causing it in your life. Learn and practice strategies that help prevent anxiety or manage depression. 




Dates: Monday, February 6; 8:30-10:00am 
Location: TBD

Cost: FREE 


Dates: Monday, February 6; 6:30-8:00pm 
Location: TBD

Cost: FREE 
Free childcare also available!


 


File Your Paper Pile



This hands-on class will teach you tips and help you create your personal “organizing system” that works for your family. Take home good ideas and “tools” for organization.

     Date: Tuesday, April 11, 8:30 AM

     Location: TBD

     Cost: TBD


     Date: Tuesday, April 11, 6:30 PM

     Location: TBD

     Cost: TBD


Free childcare also available!


Fall 2014 Classes

All Classes open to ALL adults

 


“Corralling the Chaos”

Organizing School Paperwork


This hands-on class will teach you tips and help you create your personal “organizing system” that works for your family. Take home good ideas and “tools” for organization.

     Date: Thurs, October 23; 8:30-10am

     Location: Chamber Welcome Center (109 Phillips Blvd; Sauk City, WI 53583)

     Cost: $10 (scholarships available)




Dealing with the Stress of Parenting

Paul Gasser is back, sharing good information about Parenting with Love and Logic. This year there is a focus on dealing with stress.
http://www.saukpr.k12.wi.us/commcenter/

Dates: Tuesdays, Nov. 4, 11 and 18; 6:00-7:30 pm

Location: Bluffview Center of Hope (S77559 Hwy 12; North Freedom, Yellow Building just before the Citgo Gas Station)

     Cost: FREE - Childcare available with sign-up



Fall Cooking Class


Come, enjoy dinner and make several recipes with Fall produce. You will go home with 4 quarts of soup, a casserole, and fresh produce.

     

Date: Thurs, Nov 13; 5:30-7:30 pm

     Location: St. John’s Lutheran

             (100 Oak St.; Prairie du Sac, WI 53578)

     Cost: $10 (scholarships available)