Course Descriptions

Spring 2016

Preview of Course Offerings (March 28 to June 11, 2016)

For additional information, contact SAI at (541) 463-6262
To register for classes, contact the partner agency listed for the classes you'd like to take

Personal Enrichment

Art, Craft and Hobby

Drawing People: You Can Do It!

Portraiture is truly accessible for those with drawing skills. We’ll practice what interests you. Class is for those with basic drawing skills. When you register, get supply list to bring to first class, along with pictures you want to work on. Co-sponsored by Waterford Grand and LCC Successful Aging Institute. Thanks to Waterford Grand for helping sponsor this class. To register and pay, call Waterford Grand at (541) 636-3329. (SAI Course)

10 am-noon, F, Apr 1-May 20, Waterford Grand, 600 Waterford Way (16 hrs No Charge) - Zanetta

Cooking and Wine

NEW! A-Pollo Mission

Chicken Saltimbocca with orzo. Chicken Marsala with bruschette. Learn the secrets of these and other great Italian "pollo" favorites. Class includes 1 glass of local wine. No special accommodations for food allergies or restrictions. Co-sponsored by Pepperberries Ultimate Kitchen Store and LCC Successful Aging Institute. To register and pay, call Pepperberries at (541) 485-6922. (SAI Course)

Noon-3 pm, Sa, Apr 23-30, Pepperberries, 2528 Willakenzie Rd. (6 hrs $59) - Mariotti

New! Authentic Italian Pasta: Hands-On!

By popular demand, expert chef/educator Rosa Mariotti will teach YOU how to make amazing Italian pastas, using traditional tools. Ligurian “Trofie,” Sardinian “Malloreddus,” Amalfian “Ndunderi Gnocchi,” and more! Wear closed-toed shoes, bring sharp knife, be prepared to stand for 3 hours and really work your upper body. Class includes 1 glass of local wine. No special accommodations for food restrictions. Maximum 12. Co-sponsored by River Road Park & Rec and LCC Successful Aging Institute. To register and pay, call River Road at (541) 688-4052. (SAI Course)

Noon-3 pm, Sa, Apr 9-16, River Road Park, 1400 Lake Dr (6 hrs $89) - Mariotti

NEW! Hawaiian Italian Delicacies

Macademia pesto crostini. Mango Pannacotta with vanilla caramel. Celebrate the great confluence of these two great culinary cultures. Class includes 1 glass of local wine. No special accommodations for food allergies or restrictions. Co-sponsored by Pepperberries Ultimate Kitchen Store and LCC Successful Aging Institute. To register and pay, call Pepperberries at (541) 485-6922. (SAI Course)

Noon-3 pm, Sa, May 14-21, Pepperberries, 2528 Willakenzie Rd. (6 hrs $59) - Mariotti

Dance and Exercise Fitness

Arthritis Exercise Program

Designed for adults of all ages with limited movement. Gentle activities from chair or on foot can increase flexibility and range of motion, help maintain muscle strength, and decrease pain. Co-sponsored by River Road Park & Rec and LCC Successful Aging Institute. Thanks to Addus HomeCare for helping sponsor this class. To register and pay, call River Road at (541) 688-4052. (SAI Course)

1:15-2 pm, Tu/Th, Mar 29-Jun 2, River Road Park, 1400 Lake Dr (10 hrs $50) - Martinez

Beginning Yoga

Learn common yoga poses and how to practice them safely, honoring your own level of strength and flexibility. Emphasis on yoga taught the gentle and sustainable way. Discover how yoga promotes wellness, reduces stress and heals. Co-sponsored by Eugene Yoga and LCC Successful Aging Institute. To register and pay, contact Eugene Yoga at (541) 520-8771 or info@eugeneyoga.us. (SAI Course)

6-7:15 pm, M, Mar 28-Apr 25, Eugene Yoga, 3575 Donald St (6.25 hrs $38) - Jamieson
7-8 pm, M, Mar 28-May 16, Eugene Yoga, 245 E Broadway (8 hrs $48) - Butera
7:15-8:30 pm, W, May 11-Jun 8, Eugene Yoga, 3575 Donald St (6.25 hrs $38) - Butera

Chair Yoga

Here’s a great option for those of us who find it hard to get up and down from the floor. Yoga can reduce pain, stretch and relax the body, and calm the mind. It’s fun! Co-sponsored by River Road Park & Rec and LCC Successful Aging Institute. Thanks to Pinnacle Healthcare for helping sponsor this class. To register and pay, call River Road at (541) 688-4052. (SAI Course)

10:45-11:45 am, Tu/Th, Mar 29-Jun 9, River Road Park, 1400 Lake Dr (22 hrs $66) - MacDonald

Curvy Yoga

Body-positive yoga for people of all shapes and sizes. We'll meditate, breathe to reduce stress, exercise gently, and appreciate our bodies exactly as they are. Co-sponsored by Eugene Yoga and LCC Successful Aging Institute. To register and pay, contact Eugene Yoga at (541) 520-8771 or info@eugeneyoga.us. (SAI Course)

10:45 am-noon, Su, Apr 3-May 1, Eugene Yoga, 245 E Broadway (6.25 hrs $38) - Breuer
10:45 am-noon, Su, May 8-Jun 5, Eugene Yoga, 245 E Broadway (6.25 hrs $38) - Breuer

New! Do It Yourself Health

Chronic pain in your back/neck keeping you down? Simple stretches, exercises and self-massage can help you take back your health. Wear comfortable, loose-fitting clothing. Co-sponsored by River Road Park & Rec and LCC Successful Aging Institute. Thanks to Crescent Park Senior Living for helping sponsor this class. To register and pay, call River Rd at (541) 688-4052. (SAI Course)

2-4 pm, W, Apr 13-May 11, River Road Park, 1400 Lake Dr (10 hrs $50) - Hodges

East Meets West

Blend alignment and breathe work with core and upper body strengthening in evidence-based exercise. Work on your gait, reduce stress, and breathe! All levels welcome. Co-sponsored by River Road Park & Rec and LCC Successful Aging Institute. Thanks to Crescent Park Senior Living for helping sponsor this class. To register and pay, call River Road at (541) 688-4052. (SAI Course)

2-3 pm, M/W, Mar 28-Apr 27, River Road Park, 1400 Lake Dr (10 hrs $36) - Thomas-Morrow
2-3 pm, M/W, May 2-Jun 6 (No class 5/30), River Road Park, 1400 Lake Dr (10 hrs $36) - Thomas-Morrow

NEW! Energize with Qigong

Focus your intention and energy towards better health. Learn to coordinate movement, breathing, and posture to cultivate balance and energy. Beginners welcome. Thanks to Willamette Oaks for helping sponsor this class. To register, call Willamette Oaks at (541) 343-2688. (SAI Course)

3-4 pm, M, Apr 18-May 23, Willamette Oaks, 455 Alexander Lp (6 hrs No charge) - Bigelow

NEW! iRest Yoga Nidra

Sleeplessness, anxiety, chronic pain. Discover how Integrative Restoration's evidenced-based yoga practice can help you reduce these energy-zappers, while facilitating healing and well-being. Bring your yoga mat. Co-sponsored by Eugene Yoga and LCC Successful Aging Institute. To register and pay, contact Eugene Yoga at (541) 520-8771 or info@eugeneyoga.us. (SAI Course)

12:15-1:45 pm, M, Apr 4- May 9, Eugene Yoga, 3575 Donald St (9 hrs $60) - Namyet

Nia Technique Mind-Body Fitness

Ages 18+. Combine dance, yoga, tai chi in this non-impact aerobic exercise. Enhance balance and bone density. Co-sponsored by Willamalane Adult Activity Center and LCC Successful Aging Institute. To register and pay, call Willamalane at (541) 736-4444. (SAI Course)

5:30-6:30 pm, Th, Mar 10-Apr 28, Willamalane Adult Activity Center, 215 W C St, Spfld  (8 hrs $42) - Hollander
5:30-6:30 pm, Tu, May 17 (with drums), Willamalane Adult Activity Center, 215 W C St, Spfld (1 hrs $6) - Hollander
5:30-6:30 pm, Tu, May 24-Jun 28, Willamalane Adult Activity Center, 215 W C St, Spfld  (6 hrs $32) - Hollander
5:30-6:30 pm, Th, May 19-Jun 30, Willamalane Adult Activity Center, 215 W C St, Spfld (7 hrs $37) - Hollander

Pilates for Mature Adults

Improve your flexibility, balance and body awareness. We’ll focus on strength, body alignment, and balance. Bring a yoga mat, towel, and water. Co-sponsored by River Road Park & Rec and LCC Successful Aging Institute. Thanks to Marquis of Springfield for helping sponsor this class. To register and pay, call River Road at (541) 688-4052. (SAI Course)

8:30-9:30 am, M/W, Mar 28-Jun 8 (No class 5/30), River Rd Annex, 1055 River Rd (21 hrs $70) - Kretchmer

NEW! Post-Natal Yoga

Support your body's recovery after birth through postures, breathing techniques, meditation, and relaxation. Bring your baby and stimulate bonding. Co-sponsored by Eugene Yoga and LCC Successful Aging Institute. To register and pay, contact Eugene Yoga at (541) 520-8771 or info@eugeneyoga.us. (SAI Course)

10-11 am, M, Apr 4-May 16 (No class 4/18), Eugene Yoga, 245 E. Broadway (6 hrs $36) - Cox

Warm Water Exercise: Three Modes

Explore Ai Chi / Gentle Stretch / Aquatic Fitness to develop core strength, balance, improve flexibility, manage pain and improve movement. Written materials and step-by-step instructions provided. Bring swimsuit or shorts/tank top, towel, and locker lock. Co-sponsored by Tamarack Aquatic Center and LCC Successful Aging Institute. Scholarships may be available for OHP and SNAP recipients. To register and pay, call Tamarack Pool at (541) 686-9290. (SAI Course)

1-2 pm, Th, Mar 31-Jun 9, Tamarack Aquatic Center, 3575 Donald St (11 hrs $77) - Henry-Schneider

NEW! Yoga for Athletes

Create lasting functional mobility, stability, and mental stamina through sustainable yoga practice. Leverage the autonomic nervous system and facilitate integrated core strength. Co-sponsored by Eugene Yoga and LCC Successful Aging Institute. To register and pay, contact Eugene Yoga at (541) 520-8771 or info@eugeneyoga.us. (SAI Course)

7:15-8:30 pm, Th, Mar 31-May 5, Eugene Yoga, 245 E Broadway (7.5 hrs $45) - Butera

Yoga for a Healthy Back

Wake-up and stretch your mighty hip flexor muscles. Safe release can help alleviate back pain, increase hip mobility and promote greater overall movement ease. Co-sponsored by Eugene Yoga and LCC Successful Aging Institute. To register and pay, contact Eugene Yoga at (541) 520-8771 or info@eugeneyoga.us. (SAI Course)

7:15-8:30 pm, Tu, Mar 29-Apr 26, Eugene Yoga, 245 E Broadway (6.25 hrs $45) - Cox
7:15-8:30 pm, Tu, May 10-Jun 7, Eugene Yoga, 245 E Broadway (6.25 hrs $45) - Cox

Yoga and Mindfulness

Deepen your understanding and practice of mindfulness tools. Use them during your practice to help achieve dynamic balance of body and mind. Co-sponsored by Eugene Yoga and LCC Successful Aging Institute. To register and pay, contact Eugene Yoga at (541) 520-8771 or info@eugeneyoga.us. (SAI Course)

7:15-8:30 pm, Th, Mar 31-Apr 28, Eugene Yoga, 3575 Donald St (6.25 hrs $38) - Jamieson

Yoga Nidra

Also known as yogic sleep, this ancient practice can help unwind the nervous system, and is appropriate for both beginners and advanced practitioners. In a peaceful yoga studio, learn and practice through imagery, body scanning and deep relaxation. Perfect for helping with insomnia and stress reduction. Bring two blankets and sleep pad. Co-sponsored by Eugene Yoga and LCC Successful Aging Institute. To register and pay, contact Eugene Yoga at (541) 520-8771 or info@eugeneyoga.us. (SAI Course)

7:15-8:30 pm, W, Mar 30-Apr 27, Eugene Yoga, 3575 Donald St (6.25 hrs $38) - Namyet
12:15-1:30 pm, Th, Mar 31-Apr 28, Eugene Yoga, 3575 Donald St (6.25 hrs $38) - Namyet
6-7:15 pm, M, May 2-Jun 6 (no Class 5/30), Eugene Yoga, 3575 Donald St (6.25 hrs $38) - Namyet
12:15-1:30 pm, Th, May 5-Jun 2, Eugene Yoga, 3575 Donald St (6.25 hrs $38) - Namyet

Yoga for Pelvic Floor

Dysfunction of the pelvic floor muscles can lead to low back/pelvic pain, incontinence and bowel issues. Yoga poses or asanas can increase circulation, build stamina and normalize muscle tone. Co-sponsored by Waterford Grand, Eugene Yoga and LCC Successful Aging Institute. To register, call either site. (SAI Course)

10:30-11:45 am, Th, Apr 21-May 26 Waterford Grand, 600 Waterford Way, (541) 636-3329 (7.5 hrs No Charge) - Butera

7-8:30 pm, Th, May 12-Jun 2, Eugene Yoga, 245 E Broadway, (541) 520-8771 (6 hrs $45) - Abel

Driver Training

AARP Driver Safety Program

This course is based on the latest driver safety research and insights. You will learn evidence-based safe driving strategies, and refresh your knowledge of the latest rules and hazards of the road. Open to all ages and to non- AARP members.  Participants age 55+ may qualify for insurance discounts. This is a 6 hour course. The cost is $20, with a $5 discount to AARP members. There are no tests. To register, call one of the sites.

Apr 9 - Kendall Ford, Eugene  (541) 515-8896

Apr 18 & 20 - Petersen Barn   (541) 682-5521

Apr 18 & 25 - Willamalane Adult Activity Ctr, Spfld    (541) 736-4444

Apr 22 - Campbell Senior Ctr.  (541) 682-5318

May 5 - Junction City Community Service Ctr.  (541) 998-4767

May 13 - Campbell Senior Ctr.   (541) 682-5318

May 14 - Kendall Ford, Eugene   (541) 515-8896

May 16 & 18 - Petersen Barn   (541) 682-5521

May 16 & 23 - Willamalane Adult Activity Ctr, Spfld   (541) 736-4444

Family Health and Dynamics

Thanks to Pinnacle Healthcare, Inc. for helping make these classes possible.

Grief, Loss, and Peace

Loss affects us all, deeply and differently. Learn and practice techniques that have helped hundreds of others, from a gifted Chaplain and instructor. Self-care and recovery will be our focus. Co-sponsored by Pinnacle Healthcare and LCC Successful Aging Institute. Thanks to Pinnacle Healthcare for helping sponsor this class. To register, contact (541) 683-2155 or monnshadowducky@yahoo.com. (SAI Course)

6-7:30 pm, W, Apr 6-May 25, Hillside Heights Rehab Center, 1201 McLean Blvd (12 hrs No Charge) - Morrison

The Heart Has No Wrinkles

Healthy sexuality is an integral part of one’s self – from birth until death. Often the sexual scripts we learned originally are inadequate for our mature lives. In a safe and professional atmosphere we’ll explore many dimensions of aging and sexuality. All ages welcome. This class is co-sponsored by Planned Parenthood and LCC Successful Aging Institute. To register and pay, call Planned Parenthood at (541) 344-1611 x 1014. (SAI Course)

5:30-7 pm, W, Mar 30-May 4, Planned Parenthood, 3579 Franklin Blvd (9 hrs $50) - Alba

New! Living Well with Chronic Conditions/Pain/Diabetes

Does a health condition, chronic pain, or diabetes affect your daily life? If so, these free 6-week programs may be just for you. Gain skills to help you manage symptoms, sleep, eat, exercise and work well with your health care providers. Co-sponsored by Senior & Disability Services, Trillium Community Health Plan and LCC Successful Aging Institute. Pre-registration required. For dates, times and locations, call (541) 682-4103 or email livingwell@lcog.org. - Scott (SAI Course)

Living with Memory Loss

Experience this unique opportunity for persons affected with memory loss diseases (dementias) and their care partners. Each week a local professional will present information about memory loss and community support services. Discussion and sharing with experienced facilitators will follow. Thanks to ElderHealth & Living for helping sponsor this class.To register and pay, call Bridget Kronholm at ElderHealth & Living at (541) 747-1755. Scholarships available. (SAI Course)

10 am-noon, Tu, Apr 5-Jun 7, Good Samaritan Society, 3500 Hilyard (20 hrs $100 per family) - Kronholm

New! Memory Loss, Dementia & Alzheimer’s

How can we stay connected? Learn and practice tips for difficult conversations (doctors, driving, and finances.) Decode verbal and behavioral messages and respond effectively and compassionately. Co-sponsored by the Alzheimer’s Association, River Road Park & Rec and LCC Successful Aging Institute. Thanks to Pinnacle Healthcare for helping sponsor this class. To register, call River Road at (541) 688-4052. (SAI Course)

10 am-noon, F, May 6-20, River Road Park, 1400 Lake Dr (6 hrs No Charge) - Weinman

Gardening and Landscaping

Urban Homesteading 101

Preserve fruits and veggies; create your own breads, soaps, and cheeses; ferment your own sauerkraut; plan, prune, and graft in your garden. Save money and have a great time doing it! Class involves a new topic "workshop" each week. Choose any three workshops, or take them all. Co-sponsored by River Road Park & Rec and LCC Successful Aging Institute. Thanks to Banner Bank for helping sponsor this class. To register and pay, call River Road Park at (541) 688-4052. (SAI Course)

7-9 pm, W, Mar 30, River Road Park, 1400 Lake Dr (2 hrs No Charge) - Prier
7-9 pm, W, Apr 6-Jun 8, River Road Park, 1400 Lake Dr (6-20 hrs Call for Cost) - Prier

Home Buying and Improvement

ABC's of Home Buying

Learn to work with a real estate agent, secure a loan, and close the deal. Class is state-certified and meets requirements for down payment assistance. Cost covers materials for all members of a household and a 1:1 consultation and credit report review. For class times, location and cost, call NEDCO at (541) 345-7106 or visit nedcodc.org.  (SAI Course)

Threshold Intensive Home Ownership

Learn about financial preparation, purchase process, and protect your investment. Meet regularly with a homeownership counselor to implement your own action plan. Spanish class available.  For class times, location and cost, call NEDCO at (541) 345-7106 or visit nedcodc.org.  (SAI Course)

Money Management

Thanks to Pacific Cascade Federal Credit Union for helping make these classes possible.

Financial Foundations

Learn about credit, savings, budgeting, tracking expenses, and spending leaks.  Receive a free credit report with credit score and unlimited 1:1 counseling. Spanish class available. For class times, location and cost, call NEDCO at (541) 345-7106 or visit nedcodc.org. (SAI Course)

Legal Decisions: Our Parents, Ourselves
Help your parents - and yourselves - understand more about legal issues they may be facing.  Explore long-term care options, payment strategies, elder abuse and how to prevent it, end of life issues, and surrogate decision-making including power of attorney, trustees, and guardians. Mark Williams is a seasoned elder law attorney, and welcomes all questions. . Thanks to Waterford Grand for helping sponsor this class. To register, call Waterford Grand at (541) 636-3329. (SAI Course)

6-8 pm, Th, Apr 14-28, Waterford Grand, 600 Waterford Way (6 hrs No Charge) - Williams

Optimizing Social Security Benefits

Possibly the single most important retirement decision: When should I start collecting Social Security? We'll delve into claiming strategies and helpful tools for current and future retirees. Our focus: How to help maximize your allowable benefits. Thanks to Sage Wealth Strategies for helping sponsor this class. To register, call a site. (SAI Course)

5:30-7 pm, Th, Apr 28, Eugene Public Library Main Branch, No pre-registration (1.5 hrs No Charge) – Ottesen
6:30-8 pm, Th, May 19, Hilton Garden Inn, 3528 Gateway St, (541) 342-7243 (1.5 hrs No Charge) - Ottesen
10-11:30 am, Tu, Jun 7, Sheldon Community Ctr, 2445 Willakenzie Rd, (541) 682-5312 (1.5 hrs No Charge) - Ottesen

Plan Well, Retire Well

Being proactive can help you make sound financial decisions for long-term success. We'll explore the many types of income in retirement, and how they can affect your planning. Where does Social Security fit and how can you maximize your benefits? What about hidden fees, taxes, and risk issues in current accounts? Free 1:1 consultation available after the class. Thanks to Sage Wealth Strategies for helping sponsor this class. To register, call a site. (SAI Course)

2-4 pm, W, May 18, Campbell Center, 155 High St, (541) 682-5318 (2 hrs No Charge) - Ottesen
6:30-8:30 pm, Th, Jun 2, River Road Park, 1400 Lake Dr, (541) 688-4052 (2 hrs No Charge) - Ottesen

Performing Art

NEW! Movie Wisdom: Screwball Comedies

Cinema expert Tom Blank takes us behind the lens before we view and discuss movies that helped audiences escape their cares and woes. Come enjoy gems like "My Man Godfrey," 20th Century," and "Bringing Up Baby." Thanks to Waterford Grand for helping sponsor this class. To register, call Waterford Grand at (541) 636-3329. (SAI Course)

2-5 pm, W, Apr 6-May 4 (No class 4/20), Waterford Grand, 600 Waterford Way (12 hrs No Charge) - Blank

Writing

NEW! Less is More: Writing the Short Memoir

Short pieces can be a fun challenge. Produce a series of works from 6 words to 2 pages; ultimately creating a collection of short memoir pieces. Gain insight into basic story structure, great beginnings and endings, what readers want, cooking your story down, even submitting for publication. Thanks to Willamette Oaks for helping sponsor this class. To register, call Willamette Oaks at (541) 343-2688. (SAI Course)

1-2:30 pm, Su, Apr 3-May 1 (No class 4/10), Willamette Oaks, 455 Alexander Lp (6 hrs No Charge) - Davis

One Story at a Time

Let’s write short stories: fact or fiction. Transport readers with one story line in just a few pages. Organize your thoughts, papers, plotlines. Co-sponsored by River Road Park & Rec and LCC Successful Aging Institute. Thanks to Banner Bank for helping sponsor this class. To register & pay, call River Road at (541) 688-4052. (SAI Course)

2-3:30 pm, F, Apr 1-May13, River Road Park, 1400 Lake Dr. (9 hrs $65) - Quash-Mah

NEW! Writing Our Families' Stories

What shaped your family's history? Resolve nagging barriers, develop successful writing patterns, and preserve those treasured stories. Thanks to Waterford Grand for helping sponsor this class. To register, contact Waterford Grand at (541) 636-3329. (SAI Course)

2-3:30 pm, Tu, May 3-24, Waterford Grand, 600 Waterford Way (6 hrs No Charge) - Quash-Mah

Careers & Professional Development

Computer Skills and Technology

Maximize Your iPad Use

Learn how to enjoy movies, music, photography, e-reading and email on your iPad. This intermediate level, hands-on class includes time to install, explore and practice applications together. Thanks to Willamette Oaks for helping sponsor this class. To register for this class, contact Willamette Oaks at (541) 343-2688. (SAI Course)

10-11:30 am, M/Th, May 16-26, Willamette Oaks, 455 Alexander Lp. (6 hrs No Charge) - Goss

Encore Careers

Thanks to Waterford Grand for helping make these classes possible.

Become a Senior Companion!

Are you a people person with time on your hands? Want to earn a bit of extra cash while helping others? The federal Senior Companion Program trains and supports low-income adult volunteers, age 55+ who make weekly visits to frail elders and those with disabilities. Help clients maintain quality of life and earn a small hourly tax-free stipend. Sponsored locally by Lane Community College. You’ll also learn about ElderHelp and Experience Works! Thanks to Marquis of Springfield for helping sponsor this class. To register, call a site. (SAI Course)

2-3 pm, M, Apr 4, Campbell Community Center, 155 High St, (541) 682-5318 (1 hr No Charge) - Brooks
10-11 am, Tu, May 3, Campbell Community Center, 155 High St, (541) 682-5318 (1 hr No Charge) - Brooks
10-11 am, Th, May 26, Willamalane Adult Activity Ctr, 215 W C St, (541) 736-4444 (1 hr No Charge) - Brooks
10:30-11:30 am, M, Jun 6, Sheldon Community Ctr, 2445 Willakenzie, (541) 682-5313 (1 hr No Charge) - Brooks

Get a Job at 50+

Times are still tough. Lane County has excellent resources for older adults who want either paid or stipend work. Join representatives from WorkSource Lane, Goodwill Industries, Experience Works and Lane Community College to see how YOU can take the next step. Co-sponsored by these organizations through LCC Successful Aging Institute. Thanks to Marquis of Springfield for helping sponsor this class. No pre-registration necessary. To register, call Campbell or come to the Library. (SAI Course)

10:30 am-noon, Th, May 5, Campbell Community Center, 155 High St, (541) 682-5318 (1.5 hrs No Charge) - Susman
5:30-7 pm, Tu, Jun 7, Eugene Public Library Main Branch, No pre-registration (1.5 hrs No Charge) - Susman

Personal Care Aide

Thanks to Waterford Grand for helping sponsor these classes.

Personal Care Aide Free Preview

Do you want to learn more about Lane’s Personal Care Aide training? Come to a FREE informational presentation! Thanks to Addus HomeCare for helping sponsor this class. (SAI Course)

5:30-6:30 pm, Th, Apr 7, DCA, Rm. TBA (1 hr No Charge) - Susman

Personal Care Aide Training

Ready for a rewarding career as a professional caregiver? Demand is great and growing statewide for caregivers in residential communities and in-home settings. This 40-hour, hands-on training is well-respected by area employers, many of whom offer special hiring consideration to those who pass the course. Textbook included. (Note: Employers will conduct comprehensive criminal history checks before hiring.) Thanks to Addus HomeCare for helping sponsor this class. (SAI Course)

5:30-8:30 pm, Tu/Th, Apr 19-Jun 2, DCA, Rm. TBA (40 hrs $389) - Gilad/Little/Mosman

Volunteer Training

Mt. Pisgah needs you! Learn about native habitats and ecology in our lovely location. We’ll sharpen your teaching skills, to prepare you to share your knowledge and enthusiasm with elementary aged students on nature walks. Co-sponsored by Mount Pisgah Arboretum and LCC Successful Aging Institute. To register, call (541) 747-1504 or contact the Arboretum at education@mountpisgaharboretum.org. (SAI Course)

6:30-8 pm, Tu, Mar 29, Orientation, Wayne Morris Family Farm, 595 Crest Dr. (12-15 hrs No Charge) - Laxton

Other trainings TBA