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You won't be confined by the city; it's Mother Nature that gives you joy. Whether you're pitting yourself against a sheer rock face or watching a bald eagle soar, these courses provide plenty of opportunities to just get out.
 
Tap into your desire to become a better sportsperson by learning the basics of golf. Gain tips on how to swing and the rules and etiquette of the game from a professional. Learn to putt, chip and to play with both iron and wood clubs at a golf range. At the end of this course you should be prepared to play at least a par three course.

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM; 6 sessions; starting 6/1/2017, ending 7/6/2017

Tuition: $99.00

Materials Cost: $35.00

Location : Grand Sierra Resort Location : 
  Grand Sierra Resort.

Instructor : Wayne Williams 

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Discover the serenity this sport offers by learning from an experienced local guide. Get to know the equipment selection process, knot tying, entomology, insects and the flies that imitate them, casting stroke and techniques. Gain in-depth knowledge on fly fishing area waters from an expert who has been fishing our area since the 1980s.

Schedule : Weekly - Sat 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM; starting 6/3/2017, ending 6/3/2017

Tuition: $49.00

Materials Cost: $35.00

Location : Hidden Valley Regional Park Location : 
  Hidden Valley Regional Park.

Instructor : Chris Wharton 

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Find out why gold panning is one of the fastest growing outdoor recreational activities in the country. Take in the beauty of a Sierra river while you practice your gold panning skills. Must provide own transportation. Save ten dollars when you register for gold panning and gold sluicing at the same time.

Schedule : Multiple Class Schedules:   Weekly - Mon 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM; starting 6/5/2017, ending 6/5/2017. 
   Sat 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM; 1 session on 06/10/2017. <

Tuition: $69.00

Materials Cost: $10.00

Location : Multiple Location : 
  TMCC Meadowood Center
  TBA.

Instructor : Ken Mela 



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Save 10 dollars when you register for gold panning and gold sluicing at the same time

Schedule : Multiple Class Schedules:   Weekly - Mon, Sat 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM; 2 sessions starting 6/5/2017, ending 6/10/2017. 
   Weekly - Mon, Sat 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM; 2 sessions starting 6/19/2017, ending 6/24/2017. <

Tuition: $128.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Location : TMCC Meadowood Center Location : 
  TMCC Meadowood Center.

Instructor : Ken Mela 



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Tap into your desire to become a better sportsperson by learning the basics of golf. Gain tips on how to swing and the rules and etiquette of the game from a professional. Learn to putt, chip and to play with both iron and wood clubs. At the end of this course you should be able to play at least a par three course.

Schedule : Weekly - Tue 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM; 6 sessions; starting 6/6/2017, ending 7/18/2017 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 7/4/2017)

Tuition: $99.00

Materials Cost: $35.00

Location : Grand Sierra Resort Location : 
  Grand Sierra Resort.

Instructor : Wayne Williams 

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Gain the knowledge and skills to safely explore Nevada's most remote regions. During the lecture, discuss outdoor leadership skills, Leave No Trace hiking and camping principles, emergency preparedness, back country ethics and more. Then embark on an overnight camping excursion into northern Washoe County where you'll visit the Black Rock Desert, hike Little High Rock Canyon, and get a glimpse into the past at the Lund Petrified Forest. Witness a Dutch oven cooking demonstration and learn about the reputed last Indian battle in the West. You must provide your own transportation, gear and food.

Schedule : Multiple Class Schedules:   Weekly - Mon 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM; starting 6/12/2017, ending 6/12/2017. 
   Sat 6:00 AM - 9:00 PM; 1 session on 06/17/2017. 
   Sun 6:00 AM - 6:00 PM; 1 session on 06/18/2017. <

Tuition: $149.00

Materials Cost: $15.00

Location : Multiple Location : 
  TMCC Meadowood Center
  TBA.

Instructor : Renee Aldrich 

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Establish your technique at the Canyon Nine Golf Course. Learn the fundamentals such as proper grip, stance and an effective golf swing when putting, chipping and driving. Put your newfound skills to use playing this 9-hole, par 3 course. Must have your own golf clubs. 

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM; 6 sessions; starting 6/15/2017, ending 7/20/2017

Tuition: $99.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Location : Canyon Nine Golf Course at Somersett Location : 
  Canyon Nine Golf Course at Somersett.

Instructor : Tyler Ramsey 

Please read: Must bring your own golf clubs.



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Prerequisite: Mother Lode Gold Panning. Build on the experience you have gained from the gold panning class. Try out sluicing and other prospecting techniques. Learn how to use the river's flow to find more gold. Must provide own transportation. Save ten dollars when you register for gold panning and gold sluicing at the same time.

Schedule : Multiple Class Schedules:   Weekly - Mon 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM; starting 6/19/2017, ending 6/19/2017. 
   Weekly - Sat 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM; starting 6/24/2017, ending 6/24/2017. <

Tuition: $69.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Location : Multiple Location : 
  TMCC Meadowood Center
  Reno-TBA.

Instructor : Ken Mela 



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Trek one of the country’s oldest transcontinental routes. Take in spectacular views as you walk the same path as John Charles Fremont, the Stevens Party, the Donner Party and the 49er gold seekers. The day will also include a short walk on the famed Pacific Crest Trail.  

Schedule : Multiple Class Schedules:   Weekly - Thu 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM; starting 7/6/2017, ending 7/6/2017. 
   Weekly - Sat 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM; starting 7/8/2017, ending 7/8/2017. <

Tuition: $49.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Location : Multiple Location : 
  TMCC Meadowood Center
  Field Trip.

Instructor : Richard Moser 

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