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Continuing Education

Medicare Madness

Intro to Medicare: If you are about to turn age 65 and confused by Medicare, this class is designed specifically for you! The basics of Medicare will be explained, including how and when to sign up for Medicare, what is covered by the different parts of Medicare (A, B, C and D), and what the difference is between a Medicare Supplemental (Medigap) and a Medicare Advantage plan. Additionally, we will walk through how to find a plan that best fits your needs. This class is beneficial for seniors because it clears away the confusion, answers many questions, and empowers participants through education.

  • Thu Jan 19 (I) May 25 (III) at Senior Center
  • Wed March 22 (II) at EDT Municipal Building
  • 6-8 pm
  • $15 ($21 NM)

Game Changer Canine Training

Group training classes via fun games and exercises, that teach concepts and skills that help our dogs better cope with the real life situations they face every day! Get calmness, optimism, impulse control, disengagement from distractions and more! Raquel Neighoff is a certified pro trainer. Ages 16+

  • Mon Feb 6-March 27 (I) at Elizabethtown Fairgrounds
  • Mon April 3-May 22 (II) at Legion Park
  • 6:30-7:30 pm
  • $100 ($110 NM)

Credit Scores & Reports

Presented by M & T Bank. In this class we will explore the importance of credit scores, learn how to access credit scores and reports, discuss strategies to build and repair credit. We will also discuss how to protect your credit from fraud. Ages 18+

  • Wed Feb 22
  • 6-7 pm
  • GEARS Community Center
  • FREE; Registration is required

Thinking of Selling Your Home

Are you currently thinking of selling your home or in the near future? With the ever-changing market, it can be intimidating. Luckily there are professionals here to help you! Get some tips and tricks on how to smoothly get the process started. Hear from a realtor regarding listing your home, a Home Stager on getting your home show ready and a Home Inspector on how to alleviate any
hiccups along the way. Ages 18+

  • Wed March 1
  • 6-7:30 pm
  • Senior Center
  • $10 ($16 NM) 

AARP Driver Safety Program

4-hour refresher course for people who have previously taken the eight-hour
course. Course may fulfill requirements for a continuing insurance discount from
any auto insurer doing business in PA. All participants MUST bring evidence of previous course completion to receive a certificate. Participants must also bring a valid PA drivers license. Bill Pearson will instruct. Ages 50+

  • Mon March 13 (I) 8 am-12 noon at EDT Municipal Building
  • Tue March 21 2-6 pm at Senior Center
  • $20 AARP Member ($25 AARP NM)

Smart Driver

8-hour classroom course is designed to meet the needs of older drivers. Participants sharpen driving skills, develop strategies for adjusting to age related changes in vision, hearing and reaction time, and learn about the effects of medication on driving performance. Available to all motorists age 50 and older. This is a Penn Dot approved course and may entitle you to a discount on your auto insurance (check with your agent). Participants must bring a current driver’s
license. Ages 50+

  • Wed & Thu April 19 & 20 8 am-12 noon at EDT Municipal Building
  • Tue & Wed April 25 & 26 2-6 pm at Senior Center
  • $20 AARP Member ($25 AARP NM)

Canine Manners Class Level I

Geared toward the canine team (dog/owner) for learning basic obedience (sit down, hold, stay, walking on a leash, coming when called, etc.), problem solving (barking, house training, play biting, etc.) and tricks! Focus will be on basic commands with positive reinforcement. Dogs must be at least 3 months old.

  • Thu April 6-27
  • 6:30-7:30 pm
  • E-town Fairgrounds
  • $75 ($85 NM) 

Intro to Kayaking

Program will cover basic paddling instruction and safety. Two-hour guided paddle on the beautiful Susquehanna River with either a single or tandem sit-on-top kayak that is designed for all shapes and sizes with a large ergonomic cockpit. Ages 12+
Registration Deadline is May 26.

  • Sat June 3
  • 12-2 pm
  • Chickies Rock Outfitters
  • Single $60 Tandem $85
Father & Son

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Call: (717) 367-0355


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