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Course ClosedDog Training: Communication Fundamentals—2018-06-16 through 2018-07-28$99—Face to FaceView Details

Sat, 10:30-11:30 am, Parson-Stulen Bldg Rm 101. You and your dog will learn to communicate effectively and understand each other in this highly interactive basic training course. Learn to teach your dog to greet people politely (no jumping), to walk cooperatively on a leash, and to pay attention to you despite distractions. Examine canine body language and interpret what your dog is trying to tell you. The dogs will learn basic commands such as Sit, Down, Stay, Wait, Come, Give, Heel, Side, Leave It and Watch Me. First class is for human students only; bring your dog to all the following sessions. Dogs age five months and up are welcome.

  • Seats available: 0. Call to be placed on waiting list.
  • Location: Aero Park  — Maps
  • Course ID =287840608
Dog Training: Continuing—2018-06-16 through 2018-07-28$99—Face to FaceView Details

Sat, Noon-1 pm, Parson-Stulen Bldg Rm 101. This continuing course expands on basic commands (SIT, DOWN, STAY, WAIT, COME, HEEL and WATCH ME) by working around increasingly difficult distractions. Recall (COME) will work up to 15 feet away from the dog, and STAY includes new positions and longer duration. We will add a quick down command called DROP. The training games increase distraction and difficulty for your dog. Interpret and understand basic canine body language and communicate effectively with your dog. Dogs will also refine household manners such as leash walking (disregarding other dogs) and greeting people politely. Prerequisite is Dog Training: Communication Fundamentals or instructor permission. First class is for human students only; bring your dog to all the following sessions.

  • Seats available: Approximately 7. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Aero Park  — Maps
  • Course ID =287840738
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerDownsize and Declutter: The Art of Letting Go —2018-05-23 through 2018-05-23$49—Face to FaceView Details

Weds, 6-9 pm, University Center Rm 219. Now is the season for pairing down and garage sales. Not sure where to start? Let Jessica Merwin, who went from a 3000 sq. ft. home to a 360 sq. ft. dwelling, inspire you to get started! Discover the process you can use to declutter your life and identify methods to get rid of stuff--whether you want to generate revenue, donate, recycle or dispose it. You will also learn about sustainable living principles as a way to remain clutter free. Let the cleanup begin!

  • Seats available: Approximately 5. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =287840870
Puppy Training 101—2018-06-16 through 2018-07-28$125—Face to FaceView Details

Sat, 9-10 am, Parsons-Stulen Bldg Rm 101. Learn how to understand and communicate with your new puppy! Discover the basics of canine communication, as your puppy also learns about the world of humans. Participate in active, humane and science-based learning interspersed with supervised and narrated puppy playtime to build social skills. You will gain a basic and nuanced understanding of dog body language. We will problem-solve puppy topics such as house-training, leash walking and politely greeting both other dogs and humans. We will introduce the commands SIT, DOWN, WAIT, SETTLE, COME and GIVE. First class is for human students only; bring your puppy to all the following sessions. Puppies age 10 to 18 weeks are welcome.

  • Seats available: Approximately 4. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Aero Park  — Maps
  • Course ID =287840446
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerDownsize and Declutter: The Art of Letting Go —2018-05-23 through 2018-05-23$49—Face to FaceView Details

Weds, 6-9 pm, University Center Rm 219. Now is the season for pairing down and garage sales. Not sure where to start? Let Jessica Merwin, who went from a 3000 sq. ft. home to a 360 sq. ft. dwelling, inspire you to get started! Discover the process you can use to declutter your life and identify methods to get rid of stuff--whether you want to generate revenue, donate, recycle or dispose it. You will also learn about sustainable living principles as a way to remain clutter free. Let the cleanup begin!

  • Seats available: Approximately 5. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =287840870
Course ClosedDog Training: Communication Fundamentals—2018-06-16 through 2018-07-28$99—Face to FaceView Details

Sat, 10:30-11:30 am, Parson-Stulen Bldg Rm 101. You and your dog will learn to communicate effectively and understand each other in this highly interactive basic training course. Learn to teach your dog to greet people politely (no jumping), to walk cooperatively on a leash, and to pay attention to you despite distractions. Examine canine body language and interpret what your dog is trying to tell you. The dogs will learn basic commands such as Sit, Down, Stay, Wait, Come, Give, Heel, Side, Leave It and Watch Me. First class is for human students only; bring your dog to all the following sessions. Dogs age five months and up are welcome.

  • Seats available: 0. Call to be placed on waiting list.
  • Location: Aero Park  — Maps
  • Course ID =287840608
Dog Training: Continuing—2018-06-16 through 2018-07-28$99—Face to FaceView Details

Sat, Noon-1 pm, Parson-Stulen Bldg Rm 101. This continuing course expands on basic commands (SIT, DOWN, STAY, WAIT, COME, HEEL and WATCH ME) by working around increasingly difficult distractions. Recall (COME) will work up to 15 feet away from the dog, and STAY includes new positions and longer duration. We will add a quick down command called DROP. The training games increase distraction and difficulty for your dog. Interpret and understand basic canine body language and communicate effectively with your dog. Dogs will also refine household manners such as leash walking (disregarding other dogs) and greeting people politely. Prerequisite is Dog Training: Communication Fundamentals or instructor permission. First class is for human students only; bring your dog to all the following sessions.

  • Seats available: Approximately 7. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Aero Park  — Maps
  • Course ID =287840738
Puppy Training 101—2018-06-16 through 2018-07-28$125—Face to FaceView Details

Sat, 9-10 am, Parsons-Stulen Bldg Rm 101. Learn how to understand and communicate with your new puppy! Discover the basics of canine communication, as your puppy also learns about the world of humans. Participate in active, humane and science-based learning interspersed with supervised and narrated puppy playtime to build social skills. You will gain a basic and nuanced understanding of dog body language. We will problem-solve puppy topics such as house-training, leash walking and politely greeting both other dogs and humans. We will introduce the commands SIT, DOWN, WAIT, SETTLE, COME and GIVE. First class is for human students only; bring your puppy to all the following sessions. Puppies age 10 to 18 weeks are welcome.

  • Seats available: Approximately 4. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Aero Park  — Maps
  • Course ID =287840446
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