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Published August 18 2013

Take a class (Aug. 18)

Sunday

Alive at 25, 5 to 9 p.m., Cass County Annex, 1010 2nd Ave. S., Fargo, for ages 14-24, an early intervention program for young drivers, those completing the course may be eligible for insurance discounts and drivers record point reductions; call to register. (701) 223-6372.

Monday

Tech Class: Computer II, 6:30 to 7:45 p.m., West Fargo Public Library, 109 3rd St. E., learn how to organize your files, pictures and music, library has laptops that can be used during this session; free, registration required at the Service Desk or call (701) 433-5460

Computer Basics 2, 6:30 pm Fargo Public Library, 102 3rd St. N., free, hands-on instruction on basic word processing skills such as copy and paste, menus, beginning Internet skills and how to name and save documents; pre-registration required. (701) 241-1492.

Tuesday

Computer Basics 2, 10 a.m., Fargo Public Library Carlson Branch, 2801 32nd Ave. S.; see Monday’s listing for details.

Ethiopian Leather-Bound Book Binding, 6 p.m., Plains Art Museum, 704 1st Ave. N., Fargo, learn to bind a book by sewing paper sections, attaching wood covers and covering the structure in leather. Using tooling techniques to embellish the leather, the result will be a traditional multi-section Ethiopian-style book.

Wednesday

Quick and Easy Garden Basket, 6 p.m., DIY Wood Studio, 3231 4th Ave. S. Fargo, cut and assemble parts for a durable and attractive garden basket in one evening, return at your convenience to apply stain and/or sealer and finish; $45 fee includes all materials, sign up at diywoodstudio.com or (701) 293-1310.

Infant-Child CPR and First Aid, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m., Rasmussen College, 4012 19th Ave. S., Fargo, $35 for one class, $60 for both classes, pre-registration required at www.fraserltd.org or (701) 232-3301.

Thursday

Taking Inspiration from The St. John’s Bible Calligraphy Class, 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County at the Hjemkomst Center, 202 1st Ave. N., Moorhead, two-day calligraphy class, students will work in the gallery of “The St. John’s Bible” exhibition; cost is $105-$125, all supplies included. (218) 299-5511.

Summer Shawl Series, noon, Prairie Yarns, 2607 S. University Drive, Fargo, three months, three summer shawls, knit all three or pick and choose. (701) 280-1478.

Saturday

Woodturning, 8:30 a.m., DIY Wood Studio, 3231 4th Ave. S. Fargo, for beginner and intermediate students, this class will introduce students to the turning lathe, provide basic tips for turning wood and help them create a wooden mallet; $75 fee includes materials, signup at www.diywoodstudio.com or (701) 293-1310.

Aug. 26

Tech Class: Intro to the Internet, 6:30 to 7:45 p.m., West Fargo Public Library, 109 3rd St. E. learn how to surf the web and how to use search engines. The library has eight laptops that can be used in this session; free, registration required at the Service Desk or call (701) 433-5460.

Aug. 27

A Dabble in Calligraphy, 6:30 to 9 p.m., Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County at The Hjemkomst Center, 202 1st Ave. N., Moorhead, learn a style of calligraphy similar to what is used in The St. John’s Bible and other famous Bibles, this class is for people who want to learn a little about calligraphy, The St Johns Bible and the life of a scribe, $25, prepayment required. (218) 299-5511.


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