Pre-registration is required for all Pequot Lakes Community Education classes. Register by calling 218-568-9200 or register online at and click on “Community Education.”

Following are upcoming classes:

  • Beginning Guitar Lessons: Register for a time slot on Mondays, Feb. 24-April 6 (no class March 9) in the Pequot Lakes High School band room. Fee: $160.

This class for youth and adults aims to teach beginning guitar.

  • DIY workshop by J’s Woodworking: 10 a.m.-noon Saturday, Feb. 29, J’s Woodworking, 25468 Murray St., Nisswa. Fee: $54.

Make a barnwood clock. This workshop will give hands on instruction to create, assemble, stain and finish the woodworking project. Basic hand and power tools will be used with instructor guidance. All supplies are provided through class fees.

Students who make extra projects will be responsible for extra material fees. No refunds are available if enrollment is cancelled less than one week prior to class.

  • Driver Discount Program for ages 55+: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday, March 9, Pequot Lakes Baptist Church.

This four-hour refresher course is taught by a Minnesota Highway Safety Center trained instructor. The class will explore changes in laws and the latest vehicle technology and will provide participants with easy-to-use defensive driving tips.

Completion of this course could maintain a 10% reduction on most automobile insurance premiums for those age 55 and over.