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defensive driving courses

Defensive Driving courses for ages 55 and over.

Full Class
This class is for those who have never taken a certified defensive driving class. If you are 55 and over, Minnesota law requires insurance companies to offer a 10% reduction for three years if you complete a certified defensive driving course. You will receive a certificate of completion to give to your insurance company.  To register, call 632-2396 or go online.

Date: Tuesday, March 15
Time: 5:30-9:30pm
Location: WDC Middle/High School
Cost: $25
Certified Instructor: Audrey Stearns

Refresher
This class is for those who need only the Certified Defensive Driving Refresher class.  If you have already taken the 55-plus full course, you can renew your 10%-three year insurance discount by taking this state-approved class.  Completion certificate will be given at the end of class.  To register, call 632-2396 or go online.  

Dates: Tuesday, Feb. 9 or Tuesday, April 12
Time: 5:30-9:30pm (both classes)
Location: WDC Middle/High School
Cost: $20

 

home stretch workshop

The Central Minnesota Housing Partnership, in collaboration with the Home Ownership Center, is the Central Minnesota Home Stretch provider. Home Stretch is an education tool for first-time homebuyers and should be No. 1 on every first-time homebuyer’s "to do list.” Those who attend a Home Stretch workshop will gain valuable information about all aspects of the home-buying process.

Workshop curriculum includes:

  • Budget & credit
  • Mortgage approval process
  • Real estate & shopping for a home
  • The closing process
  • Basic home maintenance
  • Foreclosure prevention and tips for successful homeownership

Home Stretch workshops are taught by knowledgeable local housing professionals with up-to-date information.

Date: Monday, March 14 and Tuesday, March 15
Time: 5:pm
Location: WDC Middle/High School
Cost: Free. Must pre-register by March 1. Call 632-2396. 

HOot suite

Are you looking for a program to help you use social media to advertise your business that is easy to use and very affordable?  Whether you are an established business or just getting started, Hoot Suite is an avenue you should explore! This class is for any small- or medium-sized business that is looking to increase sales and exposure via social media.  Instructor/Wadena business owner Gillette Kempf has used this media tool. She will demonstrate how to get started with Hoot Suite and how to get the best exposure without spending hours and many dollars.  

Date: Tuesday, Feb. 2
Time: 7pm
Location: WDC Middle/High School
Cost: $20. Must register by Jan. 25. Call 632-2396.
Instructor: Gillette Kempf

HOOT SUITE

Are you looking for a program to help you use social media to advertise your business that is easy to use and very affordable?  Whether you are an established business or just getting started, Hoot Suite is an avenue you should explore! This class is for any small- or medium-sized business that is looking to increase sales and exposure via social media.  Instructor/Wadena business owner Gillette Kempf has used this media tool. She will demonstrate how to get started with Hoot Suite and how to get the best exposure without spending hours and many dollars.  

Date: Tuesday, Feb. 2
Time: 7pm
Location: WDC Middle/High School
Cost: $20. Must register by Jan. 25. Call 632-2396.
Instructor: Gillette Kempf