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Pequot Lakes Community Education offers classes

Classes include yoga, knitting and a history lesson on "The Wizard of Oz"

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Preregistration is required for all Pequot Lakes Community Education classes. Register by calling 218-568-9200 or register online at www.isd186.org and click on “Community Education.”

Following are upcoming classes:

  • Gentle Yoga: Session 1 will be online from 6-7 p.m. Mondays, Jan. 10-Feb. 14; Session 2 will be online from 6-7 p.m. Mondays, March 7-April 11. Fee: $69 each session.

This is an opportunity to increase flexibility, strength, balance and range of motion while practicing with like minded individuals. Online classes include breathing and meditation to help reduce stress and calm the mind. A Google Meet link will be emailed to registrants before class.

  • Bobbertown Knitting/Crotchet Club: 9:30-11:30 a.m. the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month from Jan. 11-April 26 at Pequot Lakes Baptist Church.

This group will help gather people with a shared hobby together to get help and advice on projects, share patterns and have fun. No registration is required. Participants may attend or miss meetings as appropriate. All ages and skill levels are welcome.

  • Over the Rainbow: 6:30-7:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 13, online. Fee: $15 per person or $20 per household.

Movie Man Eric Huston will run this one-hour class on the fascinating and tumultuous history behind "The Wizard of Oz." The class will learn which child star was almost cast as Dorothy; hear a rare, deleted song from the film; and see footage from an earlier silent film version. A Zoom link will be emailed before class.

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