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Try learning Spanish, yoga at COCC


   The Madras COCC Center is offering the following classes:
   Lawn and Garden Sprinkler Design, Thursdays, April 3 and 10, 6-9 p.m., $13.50.
   Get your lawn and garden ready for summer. Learn the step-by-step process of designing and installing a professional quality residential sprinkler irrigation system.
   Other topics include; plot irrigation site, select proper sprinkler heads, pipe sizing, valves, controllers and timers, and the basic hydraulics and backflow requirements.
   Heel, Sit, Stay dog obedience is on Mondays, April 7 to May 12, 6:30-7:30 p.m., $35.
   Instructor Judith Bowden wants you and your dog to participate in her basic dog obedience class. Teach your dog to sit, stay, heel and come, and be a more enjoyable, well mannered, companion.
   Learn Spanish on Tuesdays, April 8 to May 27, 7:30-9 p.m., $27.
   Instructor Jan Vollmer will teach you those handy words and phrases to communicate on the job or in your community.
   This introduction to Spanish class will be a fun and interactive class, with emphasis on conversation and role-playing to build vocabulary and useful expressions.
   Welding will be offered Wednesdays, April 9 to May 28, 6-9 p.m., $79.
   Learn the safe use of electric arc, oxygen acetylene and MIG welding processes. Instruction is geared to the novice welder or person wanting to improve their welding skills. Includes hands-on application of welding concepts.
   Don't miss Aerobic Tap on Thursdays, April 10 to May 29, 7-8 p.m., $38.
   Learn how to Aerobic tap exercise. Instructor Mary Nagell combines aerobics, tap technique and mental stimulation in this fun exercise/dance class. The aim is to provide exercise and enjoyment, while keeping the mind alert and feet sharp.
   Relax with Yoga on Thursdays, April 10 to May 29, 5:30to 7 p.m., $28.50.
   Learn with Instructor Karyn Gorman, how Yoga can strengthen the immune system, improve circulation, reduce stress, increase energy, and enhance overall health and well-being.
   This gentle art form is for those just beginning as well as those that have had some Yoga experience.
   A Boat Oregon class will be offered Saturday, April 12, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., $20.
   Join us in this mandatory boater education class and qualify for your Boater Education Card. Learn the skills essential to safe boating, boat types, and terminology, legal requirements, rules of the road, aids to navigation, boat emergencies, boat handling, and seamanship in Oregon waters.
   To register call the Madras COCC Center, 281 SW 3rd Madras, at 475-2136.