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University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
News Bureau • Schofield Hall 201Eau Claire, WI 54702
phone: (715) 836-4741
fax: (715) 836-2900
Saturday Samplers and Evening Endeavors
Offered at UW-Eau Claire
MAILED: Aug. 20, 2001

         EAU CLAIRE — For adults interested in learning new skills and meeting people, the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire College of Arts and Sciences Continuing Education/UW-Extension is offering Saturday Samplers and Evening Endeavors throughout September.
         “Computer Basics” will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, September 11. Participants will learn how to start their computers and find programs, manage a mouse, add and remove programs, and save and organize files on a hard drive, floppy disc, zip drive and CD. Course fee is $45.
         The “Cake Decorating for Beginners” workshop will teach participants how to create cakes with flowers, borders and trims. The workshop will run from 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 11 and Tuesday, Sept. 18. The demonstration costs $100.
         Parents of pre-kindergarten and kindergarten-aged children will enjoy “Smart Starts.” The program will teach various ways to use common activities and games to prepare children with school readiness skills such as letter, number and color identification, and social skills like taking turns, listening and following directions. The class will run from 9 a.m. to noon Tuesday, Sept. 22. Course fee is $45.
         For more information or to register for any of the workshops, call the Continuing Education office at (715) 836-3636. Registration is on a first-come, first-served basis. Deadline is two weeks before the start of each workshop.

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Janice B. Wisner
UW-Eau Claire News Bureau
Schofield 201
(715) 836-4741

Updated: Aug. 20, 2001