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Frederic Community Education is committed to providing a wide variety of programs and offerings to the residents of the Frederic School District and neighboring area. We offer educational and enrichment experiences for all ages--infant through senior citizen. We believe learning is a lifelong experience. We hope you will find a class or activity that suits your needs to learn a new skill or brush up on an old one! 
 
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Class Registration

View our classes below.  Please register on-line or via the paper mail-in registration form (links on the right).  We are not yet set-up to take on-line payments.  Please follow-up by mailing your class fees to the address below.

     Frederic Community Education

     1437 Clam Falls Drive

     Frederic, WI 54837

 

For more information or assistance please contact: 

Sheila Beecroft - Community Education Director

Phone: 715-327-4868 

beecrofts@frederic.k12.wi.us

 

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** Frederic Community Education will be following School/Covid-19 guidelines for in-person classes including wearing masks in the school building, social distancing and signing a symptom screening form. **

 

 

FALL - 2020
Classes & Activities

CUT THE CABLE BILL & SAVE $1500/YEAR

Thursday, Nov. 5 from 6-8pm

Frederic HS              Instr:  Sara Reimann

FEE:    $25

Thinking about getting rid of another monthly bill?  TV lovers have more budget-friendly options these days than they may realize.  This class will teach you how to ditch cable and satellite TV (and save a bundle) without giving up your favorite shows or features.

 

LET’S MAKE LEFSE!

Monday, Nov. 16 from 6:30-8pm

Frederic HS              Instr:  Gregory Lund

FEE:  $15

A Scandinavian tradition is making and eating lefse for the Thanksgiving & Christmas holidays. In this class, you will learn techniques on how to make this delicious treat...and of course, you will enjoy eating your lefse and taking the leftovers home! If you have any lefse-making equipment (grill, stick, pastry board with cloth, rolling pin, potato ricer), please bring it. Also, bring a family lefse recipe to share if you have one. 10 students maximum.

 

IPAD & IPHONE BASICS

Tuesday/Thursday, Nov. 17 & 19 from 6-8pm

Frederic HS              Instr:  Sara Reimann

FEE:  $25

Learn to use Apple’s devices including the iPad and iPhone.  Interact with your device, access different features, set up and manage your account and access the Internet.  Understand the capabilities and limitations of your device and why it may or may not replace your computer.  Gain basic troubleshooting tips for when something goes awry

 

FALL OWL/TREE STUMP CAKE ~ for kids!

Tuesday, Nov. 17 from 3:30-5:30pm

Frederic Elem.          Instr:  Tammy Henderson

FEE:  $30

Whoo loves fall?  This little guy does!  Learn how to make a realistic tree stump and some fall leaves to go along with your little owl.  This class includes all the supplies needed for use in the class and you will go home with a finished 6-inch cake.  Bring an apron if you have one.  Parents and caregivers are welcome to participate and help students complete their cakes.

 

WREATHS / PORCH POTS - Canceled (Rose Garden sold)

Thursday, Nov. 19

 

CHRISTMAS CARD MAKING

Monday, Nov. 30 from 6-9pm

Frederic HS              Instr:  Tammy Henderson

FEE: $20

This class includes everything you need to create 10 beautiful handmade cards with matching envelopes for the holidays. Perfect for new crafters, and/or busy crafters. We will use stamps, dies, embossing and embellishments to create 2 each of 5 different designs. 

 

LET’S MAKE ROSETTES!

Tuesday, Dec. 1 from 6:30-8pm

Frederic HS              Instr:  Jan Berg

FEE:  $15

Rosettes are Scandinavian and Norwegian delicacies that are made during the Christmas season. They are thin, crispy, deep-fried cookies that have a lacy shape and pattern.  Bring a container to take your treats home.  10 students maximum.

 

CHRISTMAS COOKIE MAKE & TAKE

Saturday, Dec. 5 at 1pm

Frederic HS               Coordinators:  Jackie Kurkowski & Sheila Beecroft

FEE:  $25

Fill up those Christmas cookie trays the easy way!  Make approximately 10 kinds of traditional Christmas cookies (bake & no-bake).  Divide them up to take home and enjoy throughout the Christmas season.  Our goal will be for each participant to bring home about 1 dozen of each kind.  All recipes and ingredients will be provided.  Bring your own storage containers.  Gloves will be provided.  Class size is limited to 12 people.  

 

CHRISTMAS COOKIES ~ for Kids!

Monday, Dec. 7 from 3:30-5:30pm

Frederic HS              Coordinators:  Jackie Kurkowski & Sheila Beecroft

FEE:  $15

Come to the FaCE Room to decorate Christmas cut-outs and make a few no-bake goodies.  Bring containers so you can bring your creations home and help fill up your holiday cookie trays!  Recommended age:  3-5th grade.  Younger children must have a parent or caregiver to assist. Gloves will be provided.  Maximum of 15 students.

 
 
 
 Frederic Community Education is looking for instructors.
If you have a passion or a skill that you would like to share think about teaching with community ed.
Contact Sheila Beecroft, Community Education Director at beecrofts@frederic.k12.wi.us
Please help us develop the best programs that we can have by completing this class evaluation form.
Go to Ed2go.com/fredericce to view many on-line course options for learning something new or boosting your personal or professional skills.
Learn to make applesauce:  Go to this YouTube link:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ztFF7ihrZV0 - Compliments of Cardinal Community Learning Center, Chippewa Falls, WI
Discover new job opportunities using Google Search, and learn how to organize and enhance the job search experience using Google Workspace tools. This is a free workshop. Register here: g.co/Grow/Wisconsin