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February 21, 2013

THINGS TO DO — Classes 02.22.13

— ANGER MANAGEMENT RESOLUTION/DOMESTIC VIOLENCE CLASSES, 4:30 to 6 p.m. Wednesday nights, Feb. 6-April 10, Ark of Faith. Participants must commit and attend all classes to receive a certificate. Regestration: (918) 682-8411, leave message.

GLASS ART CLASS, 6 to 8:30 p.m. Feb. 25, Art Guild, 315 Court St. Conducted by Polly Moore and Marie Gassaway. Cost: $15. Information: Polly Moore (918) 453-3244.

ACRYLIC CLASS, 6 p.m. March 11, Art Guild, 315 Court St. Conducted by Gwyn LaCrone. Cost: $15, includes brushes, paint, and a 16X20 canvas. Information: www.muskogeeartguild.org.

JEWELRY WIRE WRAPPING, 6 p.m. March 25, Art Guild, 315 Court St. Class conducted by Polly Moore. Cost: $15 plus supplies. Information: Polly Moore (918) 453-3244.

BEADING CLASS, 7 to 9 p.m. every Friday, Beaded Bliss inside Arrowhead Mall, 501 N. Main St. Learn how to make your own jewelry. Different class projects every week, call for more information on current week’s project. Cost: $15-$25, including supplies. Information: (918) 681-4869.

DEAF SIGNING CLASSES, 7 to 9 p.m. Feb. 26, Ark of Faith, 401 E. Brodway. Participants may pre-register by calling (918) 282-8411, Tuesday, Wednesday, or Thursday. Classes will be free with a commitment to be on time and present for the 8 week class.

DEFENSIVE DRIVING CLASS, 6 to 9 p.m. March 11-12, Farm Bureau office, 26 E. Shawnee Bypass, hosted by Muskogee County Farm Bureau. Cost will be $10 each for Farm Bureau members and $20 each for non-members. Reservations and information: (918) 682-2091.

CONQUERING CO-DEPENDENCY CLASSES will be lead by Gary Weiesnbach with two assistants. Time and dates to be established around participants’ need. Must register by calling (918) 682-8411 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. or 1 to 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday.

CELEBRATE RECOVERY, 6 p.m. Fridays, New Hope Assembly of God, 110 W. 58th St. For transportation, call (918) 351-5218 or (918) 348-0424.

ADULT BALLROOM CLASSES, 6 p.m. Fridays, Cockle’s Dance Studio, 407 N. York St. Learn swing, waltz, fox-trot and Latin dancing. Cost: $45 monthly, per couple. Information: 684-7250.

AIKIDO FOR TEENS AND ADULTS, 5:45 to 7 p.m. for teens and 7 to 8 p.m. for adults Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays, Muskogee Teen Center. For teens in grades 7-12. Sensei Read Omohundro, a second degree black belt in Aikido martial arts will conduct classes. Enrollment is open to male and female students. Aikido places emphasis on motion and the dynamics of movement and balance to neutralize the aggressor’s force. Sweats or other comfortable dress required. Information: (918) 684-6344 or (918) 686-3739.

DAILY YOGA CLASSES, mornings Wednesdays and Friday through Sunday and evenings Monday through Thursday, The Yoga Barn at The Canebrake, four miles east of Wagoner off Oklahoma 51. Information: (918) 485-5793 or www.thecanebrake.com.

FREE ADDICTIONS PROGRAM, 7 p.m. Fridays, Liberty Baptist Temple, 821 Gibson St. Free to all. Program for all who are addicted to drugs, gambling, alcohol, cigarettes, immorality and more. Information: (918) 682-9999.

GED PREPARATION CLASSES, 9 to 11 a.m. Mondays and Wednesdays, Muskogee Public Library. Individual classes are offered, day and time to be set when enrolled with a tutor. Information: Penny Chastain, adult literacy coordinator, (918) 682-6657.

MASTER GARDENER CLASSES, 1 to 5 p.m. March 14, 21, 28, April 4, 11, 18, 25, OSU Extension Services office. Class schedule: March 14, Basic Entomology/Integrated Pest Management; March 21, Home Vegetable Gardening; March 28, Turfgrass Management; April 4, Basic Plant Pathology; April 11, Herbaceous Ornamentals; April 18, Woody Ornamentals; April 25, Pesticide Safety and Handling. Information: Mandy Blocker, (918) 686-7200 or mandy.blocker@okstate.edu.

MONDAY MORNING STRETCH STANDING AND CHAIR YOGA, 10 to 11 a.m. Mondays, Three Rivers Museum, 220 Elgin St. Cost is $25 for six classes. Information: Martha Stoodley, (918) 683-2373 or stoodleymartha@gmail.com.

ENGLISH SECOND LANGUAGE CLASSES, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Mondays and Tuesdays; 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, Muskogee Public Library. Individual classes are offered, day and time to be set when enrolled with a tutor. Information: Penny Chastain, adult literacy coordinator, (918) 682-6657.

HIP HOP CLASSES, 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. and 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Mondays, Teen Center, 322 Callahan St. Enroll for fall classes. There are beginner and intermediate levels. The Teen Center is open to any area youth in the seventh to 12th grade from 3 to 7 p.m. Monday through Thursday. There is no charge. Information: (918) 684-6344.

GED MATH CLASSES, 4:30 to 6 p.m. Mondays, Muskogee Public Library. Individual classes are offered, day and time to be set when enrolled with a tutor. Information: Penny Chastain, adult literacy coordinator, (918) 682-6657.

GED CLASSES, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday and 5:30 to 8 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays, Arrowhead Mall next to BancFirst. The free classes are sponsored by Union Public Schools of Tulsa. Information: (918) 681-4199.

BELLY DANCE CLASSES, 7:15 to 8:30 p.m. Thursdays, Muskogee Swim and Fitness Center. It is free for members, but non-members can pay $5. Instructor: Eve Whitney-Newton.

PASTOR B.J. FORD offers classes for new converts at 10 a.m. Sundays at Gods Powerhouse Christian Center, 1616 E. Hancock. Information: (918) 360-7274 or (918) 310-7284.

OVERCOMERS RECOVERY SUPPORT PROGRAM, 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Fridays. Faith-based teaching by G5 Outreach Ministries using a 90-day workbook. For people of all backgrounds to help addictions of drugs, alcohol, gambling, codependency issues, eating disorders, sex addictions, violence and criminal behaviors. Information: (918) 681-4050.

GLASS ART, 6 p.m. Feb. 25, Art Guild, 315 Court St. Cost: $15 plus materials. Information: Polly Moore (918) 453-3244.

VALENTINE’S DAY WOMEN’S MEETING, 9:30 a.m. Saturday at God’s Powerhouse Christian Center. Information: Natasha Justice, (918) 685-2401.

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