Free Activities

Free community education classes
are available at the Kroc Center

Self-Publishing 101 - FREE!
Friday, January 20 @ 1:00pm
Instructor: Dr. JoAnn Shade, Gracednotes Ministries
Did you know that for about $5, you can hold a copy of your own book in your hands? Self Publishing 101 will provide an overview of the basics of publishing your own book, including manuscript preparation, cover design, e-book publishing, and the development of a simple marketing plan.

Get Movin’ Walkers
Monday-Friday, 7:30am-1:00pm
Walk outside on the path encircling the Center, or in the Field House or Fun Zone.
Inside walkers, please complete the emergency information form at the Welcome Center.

Knitting & Crocheting Circle
Tuesdays & Wednesdays, 9:00-11:00am
Our dear June Matcalf built a lasting family of knitters and crocheters who all work together to teach, learn and grow from one another. Bring your projects, no matter what charity or purpose. Beginners are especially welcome!

Hey Ashland! Did you know we LOVE yarn donations?
THE KNITTING & CROCHETING CIRCLE is getting busy making blankets, hats, scarves and mittens to be handed out to kids who need to keep warm! Already this year they created hundreds of items for individuals for the Salvation Army’s Christmas Distribution and all from donated yarn! Keep the yarn coming!

It's Bingo For Fun!
Tuesdays & Thursdays, 10:00-10:45am
Win prizes: A variety of taxable items, paper products, soaps, cleaning items, etc.
Grab a friend and join us to play BINGO.

Euchre Card Club
Tuesdays, 6:00-8:00pm
This isn’t your typical women’s card club. Whether you are male or female, if you like to play Euchre, this is the club for you! Come and have fun!

ABLE - Adult Basic Literacy Education
Monday, Tuesday & Thursday, 4:00-8:00pm
FREE services, registration is required.
ABLE offers help in the following areas: work readiness, post-secondary transitions, ESOL and GED preparation classes.

Kroc Peddlers
Thursdays, 9:30-11:00am
Bring your spinning & weaving projects and have some fun!

Kroc Kard Klub
Thursdays, 10:00am-12:00pm
Come join our stamping enthusiasts and learn a wide variety of ways to make your own greeting cards. Share ideas and have a good time with this friendly group. Participants will take turns demonstrating materials and techniques used to make unique and attractive greeting cards for a variety of occasions. New card makers are welcome.

Writers Group
Thursdays @ 7:15pm
January 19, February 16, March 16 & April 20

Dr. JoAnn Shade, Gracednotes Ministries
This open group meets monthly to encourage those who enjoy writing in a variety of genres. Each session includes a short writing exercise and an opportunity to receive feedback on written work if desired.

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