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Learn about home buying and gain welding skills to make repairs.
 
Learn everything you need to know to collect fresh eggs from chickens in your own backyard! Springtime is the time of year to get your own chicks or chickens to keep for eggs. Everything you need to know about breeds of chickens, daily care and nutrition, proper coop space, chicken health and more. Select and incubate your own chicken eggs for hatching, learn to raise their chicks and even take them home at the end of the course! A $40 materials fee, which covers a backyard chicken starter kit and locally born chicks, is payable to instructor at first class. Please note dates of class are 3/3, 4/7 and 5/5 so students can learn the different phases of chicken care.  

Schedule : Weekly - Sat 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM; 3 sessions; starting 3/3/2018, ending 5/5/2018 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 3/10/2018, 3/17/2018, 3/24/2018, 3/31/2018, 4/14/2018, 4/21/2018, 4/28/2018)

Tuition: $105.00

Materials Cost: $40.00

Location : Acres of Opportunity Ranch Location : 
  Acres of Opportunity Ranch.

Room :  Ranch

Instructor : Corinne Schindler 

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Gain a basic understanding and proficiency in three different welding methods. This beginning level class will cover Oxy-Acetylene welding and cutting, Flux-core Wire Feed/MIG welding, and traditional Arc (Stick) welding. General metal shop safety will be stressed and students may work on small fabrication or repair projects as time permits. A $40 materials fee for all welding supplies is payable to the instructor at the first class.

Schedule : Weekly - Tue 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM; 6 sessions; starting 2/6/2018, ending 3/13/2018

Tuition: $279.00

Materials Cost: $40.00

Location : Arapahoe Campus Location : 
  Arapahoe Campus.

Room :  333

Instructor : Bryan Whitehead 

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Afraid of do-it-yourself electrical repairs? Empower yourself (and save big bucks!) by learning how to diagnose problems and make basic electrical repairs in your home. You will learn how to reset and replace circuit breakers, fuses, and ground fault current interrupters (GFCIs), switches, dimmers, smoke detectors, bathroom fans, broken light bulbs and fluorescent tubes. This is a hands-on session and will include a primer on the proper tools needed for electrical repairs, as well as safety considerations. An $8 material fee is payable to instructor.

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM; starting 3/22/2018, ending 3/22/2018

Tuition: $65.00

Materials Cost: $8.00

Location : Casey Middle Location : 
  Casey Middle.

Room :  C230

Instructor : Robert Matthias 

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Calling all moms and daughters! Want to know what's going on under the hood of your car, but not sure where to start? Want to feel confident about maintaining your vehicle? Geared for young drivers and their moms, aunts, or guardians come learn about basic auto maintenance and ask all your pressing automotive questions. You will learn about battery care, automotive fluids, tire changing tips and techniques, and more in this hands-on auto shop crash course. A $20 materials fee, payable to the instructor, covers your tire pressure gauge, pocket screwdriver, and safety glasses. Adult and child safety waivers are required for this class. The form can be found on our website at bvsd.org/lll. Registration and materials fee are for two students.

Schedule : Weekly - Sat 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM; starting 4/21/2018, ending 4/21/2018

Tuition: $98.00

Materials Cost: $20.00

Location : Lafayette Bus Garage Location : 
  Lafayette Bus Garage.

Room :  garage

Instructor : Amanda Crissup 

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Before you dive into a home remodeling project, take this reality check to know what you’re really getting in to. Is it worth it to live in your house while the work progresses? Do you have the skills to be your own general contractor? This course will give you the tips and strategies you need to make the process smoother and save you some money along the way. Materials fee:$15

Schedule : Weekly - Sat 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM; 2 sessions; starting 4/7/2018, ending 4/14/2018

Tuition: $89.00

Materials Cost: $15.00

Location : Platt Middle Location : 
  Platt Middle.

Room :  108

Instructor : Will Highfield 

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Tired of waiting for an expensive plumber? Empower yourself (and save big bucks!) by learning how to diagnose problems and make basic plumbing repairs in your home or rental property. You will learn plumbing repair for kitchen and bathroom sinks and faucets, shower controllers and heads, toilets, garbage disposals, and drains. This is a hands-on session (so wear appropriate clothes) that will also give a primer on the proper tools needed for such repairs.

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM; starting 3/15/2018, ending 3/15/2018

Tuition: $65.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Location : Casey Middle Location : 
  Casey Middle.

Room :  C230

Instructor : Robert Matthias 



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Essential oils are the safe and natural alternative to the 300 chemicals the average person applies to their body daily. Instead of exposing yourself and your family to things you can’t pronounce and most likely have not been safety tested, learn simple and small changes you can make to rid your home of these chemicals. Class includes demonstration, reference materials and take-home items. A $10 materials fee is payable to the instructor. PLEASE NOTE CHANGE OF LOCATION DUE TO THE CAUCUSES.  CLASS NOW BEING HELD AT ARAPAHOE CAMPUS, ROOM 234.

Schedule : Weekly - Tue 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM; starting 3/6/2018, ending 3/6/2018

Tuition: $39.00

Materials Cost: $10.00

Location : Arapahoe Campus Location : 
  Arapahoe Campus.

Room :  Art room 317

Instructor : Beth Podleski 

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Essential oils are the safe and natural alternative to the 300 chemicals the average person applies to their body daily. Instead of exposing yourself and your family to things you can’t pronounce and most likely have not been safety tested, learn simple and small changes you can make to rid your home of these chemicals. Class includes demonstration, reference materials and take-home items. Materials fee: $10

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM; starting 4/12/2018, ending 4/12/2018

Tuition: $39.00

Materials Cost: $10.00

Location : Platt Middle Location : 
  Platt Middle.

Room :  Art room 507

Instructor : Beth Podleski 

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A perfect gift for mom! Essential oils are the safe and natural alternative to the 300 chemicals the average person applies to their body daily. Instead of exposing yourself and your family to things you can’t pronounce and most likely have not been safety tested, learn simple and small changes you can make to rid your home of these chemicals. Class includes demonstration, reference materials and take-home items. Materials fee: $10

Schedule : Weekly - Tue 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM; starting 5/8/2018, ending 5/8/2018

Tuition: $39.00

Materials Cost: $10.00

Location : Casey Middle Location : 
  Casey Middle.

Room :  Art room

Instructor : Beth Podleski 

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