Apr
11
Sat
Quilting for Beginners @ CMC in Leadville
Apr 11 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
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Class Description:

Students will see how far Quilting has come from Grandma’s style to the speedy present method of Quilting. You will learn piecing, appliqué, binding, cutting strips, how to use the rulers and tools of today to speed up your finishing process. A simple kit for a table runner may be purchased for $ 10.00 from instructor. The table runner is 36″ x 12″ and will include pattern, enough coordinated fabric to finish the top and binding. Students will need to bring thread, sewing machine, rotary cutter, mat, and the usual sewing basket. So, bring your lunch, chocolate, or whatever and lets have some fun.

Faculty: Diana M. Slifka
Meets: S • April 11, 2015 – April 18, 2015
Refund Date: April 9, 2015
Cost: $45
Syn# 88763

 

Apr
17
Fri
Astronomy for Educators/Enthus @ CMC in Leadville
Apr 17 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Class Description:

Immerse yourself in the study of astronomy and the practice of sky watching with engaging, inquiry-based lessons and evening sky watching sessions. Course content covers our place in the universe and developing a conceptual understanding of the sky motions of the Sun, planets, stars; seasons; phases of the Moon.

Faculty:
Meets: F • April 17, 2015 – April 19, 2015
Refund Date: April 15, 2015
Cost: $70
Syn# 89047

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Apr
23
Thu
Mountain Bike Basic Maintenance @ Cycles of Life
Apr 23 @ 6:15 pm – 8:15 pm
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Class Description:

Learn basic bike fit techniques and how to allow your bike to be comfortable and fun to ride for your specific needs. Practice pre-ride inspection of bike to make sure it is safe to ride and won’t cause a shortened ride experience… “If you fail to prepare, you prepare to fail.” Explore post-ride inspections and learn how to leave your bike after a ride in a way that ensures limited prep time the next opportunity you have to ride. Topics will include proper cleaning, application of lube, properly changing a flat whether front or rear tire, different types of inflation devices and technique as to make the task successful.

Faculty: Brian J. Feddema
Meets: TH • April 23, 2015 – April 23, 2015
Refund Date: April 21, 2015
Cost: $40
Syn# 88857

 

Apr
30
Thu
Mtn. Bike Dr Train & Brakes @ Cycles of Life
Apr 30 @ 6:15 pm – 8:15 pm
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Class Description:

This is an entry level education class to the bicycle drive train and brakes. Learn on-trail adjustments utilizing barrel adjusters, the causes of poor mechanics, and how they could be remedied based on the symptoms. Class will also cover brake adjustment for all types of brakes.

Faculty: Brian J. Feddema
Meets: TH • April 30, 2015 – April 30, 2015
Refund Date: April 28, 2015
Cost: $40
Syn# 88858