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Explore this versatile craft, while becoming inspired by the almost limitless applications of sewing. Make several fun projects while you practice basics such as how to use your machine, insert a zipper, follow a pattern and more. Save money by learning how to make basic clothing alterations. Must understand the basic functions of the sewing machine. Supplies required. Supply List

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM; 8 sessions; starting 2/1/2017, ending 3/22/2017

Tuition: $139.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Location : TMCC Meadowood Center Location : 
  TMCC Meadowood Center.

Instructor : Sylvia Willoughby 

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Shape wood by learning how to work safely with a planer, jointer, table saw, hand-held power tools, belt sander and more. Start by cutting boards and benches and then continue with more complex projects suggested by you or the instructor. In addition, learn about finishing techniques such as sanding and staining.

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM; 14 sessions; starting 2/1/2017, ending 5/17/2017 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 3/22/2017, 5/17/2017)

Tuition: $219.00

Materials Cost: $30.00

Location : Clayton Middle School Location : 
  Clayton Middle School.

Instructor : Multiple Instructor :
 2.Bradley Hayes  1.Steve Sutherland 



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Design and create your own masterpiece using joinery such as miter, dovetail, dado, rabbit, mortise and tennon. Learn the art of creating face frames, raised panel doors and drawer construction, or take a break and spin a bowl. Explore the use of exotic woods such as cocobolo, purple hart, padauk and zebra wood. From a simple box to the furniture to display it on, this class can help you develop your skills to achieve whatever you desire.

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM; 14 sessions; starting 2/1/2017, ending 5/17/2017 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 3/22/2017, 3/29/2017)

Tuition: $219.00

Materials Cost: $30.00

Location : Clayton Middle School Location : 
  Clayton Middle School.

Instructor : Multiple Instructor :
 2.Bradley Hayes  1.Steve Sutherland 



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Continue to gain expertise in the design and creation of your own masterpiece using joinery such as miter, dovetail, dado, rabbit, mortise and tennon. Learn the art of creating face frames, raised panel doors and drawer construction, or take a break and spin a bowl. Explore the use of exotic woods such as cocobolo, purple hart, padauk and zebra wood. From a simple box to the furniture to display it on, this class can help you develop your skills to achieve whatever you desire.

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM; 14 sessions; starting 2/1/2017, ending 5/17/2017 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 3/22/2017, 3/29/2017)

Tuition: $219.00

Materials Cost: $30.00

Location : Clayton Middle School Location : 
  Clayton Middle School.

Instructor : Multiple Instructor :
 2.Bradley Hayes  1.Steve Sutherland 



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Learn professional techniques you can use to create décor that best reflects your style. Delve into the principles of design and how to apply them effectively. Explore color schemes, such as monotone, complementary and monochromatic, and then select a palette to decorate a space in your home. 

Schedule : Weekly - Mon 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM; 3 sessions; starting 2/6/2017, ending 2/27/2017 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 2/20/2017)

Tuition: $49.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Location : TMCC Meadowood Center Location : 
  TMCC Meadowood Center.

Instructor : Erica Tawzer 

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Deepen the bond with your dog and bring joy to the people who may need it most. Work at your dog’s level by learning to speak dog. Discuss training tips and techniques, understand how dogs think and establish a reinforcement schedule for well-known behaviors. Prepare and take the Canine Good Citizenship test. Interview with the Alliance of Therapy Dogs and meet dog-handler teams. Observe public access policies and service animal rights as well as dog advocacy and public education groups you can be a part of. Supplies required.  To Do Prior To Class: 1. Please fill out the self-assessment.  2. Look over What To  Bring to class. 

Schedule : Multiple Class Schedules:   Weekly - Tue 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM; 5 sessions starting 2/7/2017, ending 3/7/2017. 
   Weekly - Thu 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM; 5 sessions starting 2/9/2017, ending 3/9/2017. <

Tuition: $199.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Location : Multiple Location : 
  TMCC Meadowood Center
  Fur and Feather Works Training Center.

Instructor : Joanna Moritz 

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During emergencies, every second counts. Gain the knowledge that may one day save your furry family member’s life. Discuss how to stock an effective first aid kit and how to quickly respond to allergic reactions and snake bites. Recognize the symptoms of heatstroke, frostbite, seizures and doggie dementia. Become comfortable treating wounds and stopping bleeding. Understand the steps to performing pet CPR, choke rescue techniques and how to track your pet's vitals so you can more easily detect health issues. Increase your dog or cat's comfort by learning how to remove sap, ice balls, tar or gum from paws and fur. Further, learn how to prevent household poison hazards. Please do not bring pets to this class.

Schedule : Weekly - Sat 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM; starting 2/11/2017, ending 2/11/2017

Tuition: $39.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Location : TMCC Meadowood Center Location : 
  TMCC Meadowood Center.

Instructor : Peggy Rew 

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Give new life to your furniture and save money, too.  Develop the skills to refurbish a piece, as you learn basic terminology and then work your way through webbing, sewing and fabric layouts.

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM; 9 sessions; starting 2/16/2017, ending 4/13/2017

Tuition: $119.00

Materials Cost: $30.00

Location : TMCC Meadowood Center Location : 
  TMCC Meadowood Center.

Instructor : Glenn Murdoch 

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Buying the right horse can be a real challenge, especially when you are new to the process. In this class, you will learn how to choose the right horse for your needs and skill level, how to spot lameness and conformation issues, how to avoid the tricks of dishonest sellers, and why a vet check is important for every horse, regardless of price.

Schedule : Weekly - Sat 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM; starting 2/25/2017, ending 2/25/2017

Tuition: $39.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Location : TMCC Meadowood Center Location : 
  TMCC Meadowood Center.

Instructor : Susan Kauffmann 



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Create flower arrangements that will smell wonderful and decorate any room beautifully. Learn more about the specifics of floral design including the types of flowers used in bouquets, how to design flowers artistically and the steps necessary to make a flawless arrangement. Get a hands-on demonstration from an expert and an opportunity to use professional tools that will enhance your arrangements. Classes that fall near a holiday will explore ways to make holiday-themed pieces that are great to use as gifts or to decorate your home or office. Take home your colorful creation after each class. Every class makes unique designs so repeat students are welcome.

Schedule : Multiple Class Schedules:   Tue 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM; 1 session on 03/14/2017. 
   Tue 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM; 1 session on 04/11/2017. <

Tuition: $59.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Location : Sparks Florist Design Center Location : 
  Sparks Florist Design Center.

Instructor : Terri Henderson 

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Get better results in your garden by understanding the horticultural conditions of northern Nevada. Learn proper pruning of trees, shrubs, perennials and roses. Discover how to recognize damage from insects, diseases and cultural problems. Enjoy gardening success while minimizing cost and labor.

Schedule : Weekly - Tue 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM; starting 3/14/2017, ending 3/14/2017

Tuition: $49.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Location : TMCC Meadowood Center Location : 
  TMCC Meadowood Center.

Instructor : Suzanne Adams 



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Discover glass fusion, an exciting and uncommon art form that yields beautiful creations. Cut and create patterns using fusible glass sheets. Personalize your vase with a copper wire hanger and various colored beads and melt the glass into your desired form. No matter your experience level, you can have fun making a useful and stylish vase to fit all occasions. 

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM; starting 3/16/2017, ending 3/16/2017

Tuition: $40.00

Materials Cost: $10.00

Location : The Glass Studio Location : 
  The Glass Studio.

Instructor : Debbie Howell 



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