General Interest Courses
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|Retirement Planning Today
This course is designed for adults ages 50 - 70. Retirement Planning Today® contains something for everyone. We address financial issues that pertain to the self-employed as well as employees of corporations and government agencies. The course is designed to teach you how to build wealth and align your money with your values to accomplish your goals in life. Whether you plan to retire 20 years from now or have just recently retired, the information you learn in this class can deliver rewards throughout your lifetime.
Learn how to:
Family history is fascinating when you know the basics. Learn how to find, organize, & evaluate family information using various records. These include family mementos, census, military, & court house records. Sources to be explored are libraries, archives, Internet, and CD-ROMs.
The Ozarks Genealogical Library can be found by turning off Campbell onto Catalpa. It is on the corner of Main & Catalpa. The address is: 534 W. Catalpa St. Springfield MO 65807.
|Football for Females
For women who are about to lose their husbands to football, this class is an overview of the game, the rules, and the plays. At the end of the class, you'll know what each position is and be able to understand the lingo. Includes one session on a football field to demonstrate the plays!
|Basics of Dog Grooming
Watch a professional groomer work and learn basics of home pet grooming with safety. The class will cover tips and techniques from professionals, demonstration and lecture workshop.
Class takes place at: Tender Care Grooming, 2500 N. Grant Ave., Springfield
|Learn to Buy & Sell on eBay
Learn how to create titles that get noticed, craft advertising copy that sells items quickly, and how to create and upload photos of the items you are selling. Learn about safe financial transactions, how to accept credit card payments, and how to pack and ship any item hassle-free.
|Where Does All My Money Go?
Basics of how to get control of your finances rather than letting them control you. Learn about investing, debt elimination, retirement or college planning.