We have a variety of class available. Unless otherwise designated, most of our classes are open to new participants, even if already in session. If you would like to register for classes, please contact Dawn or Danaca at 319-364-8967.
- OPEN: Quilting with Leona started Wednesday, October 10 (MAX of 6)
Client must bring their own sewing machine and have completed Sewing I and II. Client needs to provide specific items for class. Client will create a quilt from kits provided by instructors and Bridgehaven.
- IN SESSION (OPEN): Elevation Temple with Kelly
According to 1 Corinthians, your body is a temple. Elevation Temple is a workout class with low-impact exercises, health tips, and a short devotion to promote healthy living in a way that is simple. In this class, we will be lifting up, or elevating, each other, ourselves, and ultimately God by honoring our bodies through fitness. No exercise experience is needed to be a part of this class. Please wear clothes that are easy to move in and tennis shoes.
- IN SESSION (CLOSED): Buy.Eat.Live Healthy with Donna
A 9-week journey of cooking and tasting food together. Clients will receive new recipes and ideas for feeding their families as well as learning how to choose healthy foods and save money when purchasing food. Clients will also learn about the different kinds of food groups and importance of physical activity. The instructor will also be giving clients tools to use like measuring cups and spoons, vegetable scrub brush, cutting mat, refrigerator thermometer, walking dvd, and those who complete all 9 classes receive a cookbook. Come enjoy cooking and learning together!
- IN SESSION (CLOSED): Sewing I
In this beginning sewing class, students are introduced to the sewing machine and its basic functions. Class will cover sewing patterns, selecting fabrics and other basic sewing techniques.
- IN SESSION (OPEN): Conversational English
For those who desire to learn the written and spoken English language. Creative means are used to demonstrate and teach American culture as well as learn customs, values, social situations, history, and holidays.
- IN SESSION (CLOSED): English as a Second Language
English as a second language for Hispanic clients. Learning the written and spoken English language.
- OPEN: Toddler class with Cindy started Monday, September 17
10-week class that reviews development milestones, emotions, fears, self esteem, potty training, table manners and healthy eating, discipline and tantrums, safety, socializing, daycare, and preschool, balancing time, activities and games appropriate for toddlers.
- OPEN: Baby Basics started Monday, September 24
10 week class that covers a baby’s first 12 months of life: bonding, when to introduce foods, teething, physical and social developments, infant massage, sign language, safe ride and safe sleep practices, swaddling.
- IN SESSION (CLOSED): Prenatal
Covers stages of pregnancy, labor, delivery, birth, and breast/formula feeding.
- IN SESSION (OPEN): Influential Parents, Accountable Kids
Based on the Love and Logic parenting approach, a process by which children grow through their mistakes and learn from the consequences of their choices.
- IN SESSION (OPEN): Living Above Stress and Worry
Come together and be refreshed with the Word of God in living a hope-filled and forward-thinking support class.
- OPEN: The Best Question Ever started Monday, October 1
Can a Simple Question Foolproof Your Life? When it comes to sorting out the complexities of life, only wisdom can reveal the best path. For most of us, there are chapters in the past we would like to rewrite. Unfortunately, we can't do anything to reverse the bad decisions of the past. But there is certainly no reason to repeat them either.
- OPEN: Brave: Questions Women Ask with Karen starts Monday, October 15
This Bible study for women looks at the heart of what women are thinking and feeling. The author speaks to participants about deep feelings that all women have at one time or another. She looks boldly at some of the fears and struggles of being a woman, and she helps us see how we can be brave in the face of those challenges.
- IN SESSION (OPEN): Life Beyond Amazing
A study of God’s strategy for transformation and challenges you to make nine important decisions that will transform your heart, your life, and your world.
- IN SESSION (OPEN): Matthew
Studying the book of Matthew in the Bible.
- IN SESSION (OPEN): Blessed in the Darkness: How all things are working for your good
All of us will go through dark times that we don't understand. Those types of experiences are part of the human journey. But when we find ourselves in such a place, it's important that we keep a positive perspective. Joel Osteen writes that if we stay in faith and keep a good attitude when we go through challenges, we will not only grow, but we will see how all things work together for our good. Through practical applications and scriptural insight, BLESSED IN THE DARKNESS focuses on how to draw closer to God and trust Him when life doesn't make sense.
- IN SESSION (OPEN): Battlefield of the Mind
Worry, doubt, confusion, depression, anger and feelings of condemnation: all these are attacks on the mind. If readers suffer from negative thoughts, they can take heart! Joyce Meyer has helped millions win these all-important battles. In her most popular bestseller ever, the beloved author and minister shows readers how to change their lives by changing their minds. She teaches how to deal with thousands of thoughts that people think every day and how to focus the mind the way God thinks. And she shares the trials, tragedies, and ultimate victories from her own marriage, family, and ministry that led her to wondrous, life-transforming truth–and reveals her thoughts and feelings every step of the way.
- IN SESSION (OPEN): Parables of Jesus
In The Parables, you’ll feel as though you can smell the odors of Jewish villages, feel the dust of Galilean roads, and hear the voice of the Savior putting you into His stories. You’ll be encouraged by what you learn about yourself and God. This study helps you to see yourself in a new way and reveals spiritual truth that touches your life in practical ways.
- IN SESSION (CLOSED): Discipleship with Roxanne