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HOME:713 Checklist: Get Your House Ready For Spring02/10-02/10  

* * * CLASS WITHDRAWN * * * Wouldn't it be great to have a checklist for seasonal maintenance tasks you should do around your house to help your residence make the transition from winter to spring? Our home repair expert has put that together for you and will guide you through exactly what to do, so you can rest assured that your home is ready-to-go when the warmer weather kicks in. Cost for adults 60 and over $16.00.

  • Registration Code= 201505 50153
  • Meeting Dates= 02/10-02/10
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Kirkwood Sr. High School SA 2
  • Instructor= CE Org Staff
  • Fees= $ 19.00
Call
314-984-7777
 
  Do-It-Yourself Ceramic Tiling04/21-04/21  

Come learn how to repair, re-grout, or install new ceramic tile and grout on floors and walls in your home. Distinguish between the different sizes of tile and why each are used in certain places. You'll learn how to design, layout, prepare, cut, and install ceramic tile and grout. See the tools you'll need and watch a demonstration of how and why to use them. Cost for adults 60 and over $16.00.

  • Registration Code= 201505 50159
  • Meeting Dates= 04/21-04/21
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Kirkwood Sr. High School SA 1
  • Instructor= CE Org Staff
  • Fees= $ 19.00
Call
314-984-7777
 
  Do-It-Yourself Ceramic Tiling02/04-02/04  

Come learn how to repair, re-grout, or install new ceramic tile and grout on floors and walls in your home. Distinguish between the different sizes of tile and why each are used in certain places. You'll learn how to design, layout, prepare, cut, and install ceramic tile and grout. See the tools you'll need and watch a demonstration of how and why to use them. Cost for adults 60 and over $16.00.

  • Registration Code= 201505 50149
  • Meeting Dates= 02/04-02/04
  • Meeting Days= W
  • Meeting Times= 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Flo Valley - Student Center PDR-B
  • Instructor= CE Org Staff
  • Fees= $ 19.00
Call
314-984-7777
 
  Do-It-Yourself Drywalling04/14-04/14  

Our experienced handyperson will show you how to measure, cut, and hang drywall. You'll learn how to prep the room prior to installing the 2x4 framing, including proper layout. Instruction will include cut-to-size with minimal drywall seams and cut out for electric boxes. Also learn how to apply seam tape (both paper tape and self-stick mesh tape) and mud (joint compound). If you have a drywall project in your future, get to this class before getting started. Cost for adults 60 and over $16.00.

  • Registration Code= 201505 50158
  • Meeting Dates= 04/14-04/14
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Kirkwood Sr. High School SA 1
  • Instructor= CE Org Staff
  • Fees= $ 19.00
Call
314-984-7777
 
  Do-It-Yourself Drywalling03/11-03/11  

Our experienced handyperson will show you how to measure, cut, and hang drywall. You'll learn how to prep the room prior to installing the 2x4 framing, including proper layout. Instruction will include cut-to-size with minimal drywall seams and cut out for electric boxes. Also learn how to apply seam tape (both paper tape and self-stick mesh tape) and mud (joint compound). If you have a drywall project in your future, get to this class before getting started. Cost for adults 60 and over $16.00.

  • Registration Code= 201505 50152
  • Meeting Dates= 03/11-03/11
  • Meeting Days= W
  • Meeting Times= 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Flo Valley - Student Center PDR-B
  • Instructor= CE Org Staff
  • Fees= $ 19.00
Call
314-984-7777
 
  Do-It-Yourself Painting03/24-03/24  

Of course you can paint, but can you paint like a pro? Learn how to prepare surfaces - what to use and what not to use. We'll tell you if and what you need to prime with primer vs. stain blockers. Our instructor will talk about techniques for texturing to make your patches not look like a patch. You can make your paint brush do the work - sounds simple but we'll explain how that makes the job easier. And of course, finishing the job: ways to keep clean-up easy and/or quick. Cost for adults 60 and over $16.00.

  • Registration Code= 201505 50155
  • Meeting Dates= 03/24-03/24
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Kirkwood Sr. High School SA 1
  • Instructor= CE Org Staff
  • Fees= $ 19.00
Call
314-984-7777
 
  Fearless Home Repair: 5 Repairs Every Homeowner Should Know02/17-02/17  

* * * CLASS WITHDRAWN * * * Would you like to be able to do some simple home repairs yourself? There are some household repairs and tasks you can do without using special tools. Come learn to locate utility shut offs, re-light a pilot light, fix a faucet, replace a furnace filter and replace electrical outlets and switches. Performing these few tasks yourself can save you a lot of money! Cost for adults 60 and over $16.00.

  • Registration Code= 201505 50154
  • Meeting Dates= 02/17-02/17
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Kirkwood Sr. High School SA 2
  • Instructor= CE Org Staff
  • Fees= $ 19.00
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314-984-7777
 
  Fearless Home Repair: Electrical02/25-02/25  

When something needs fixing who do you call? Fix it yourself and save time, money and hassle! A variety of simple home repairs will be presented with a "hands-on" focus. We'll talk about electricity and safety, most people's #1 concern. If you need a new light fixture, wall switch or outlet, this class will guide you. We'll talk about other small electrical problems and the difference between aluminum and copper wiring and how to work with both. We'll look at how-to, when-to and when it's safer NOT-to. You won't need to fear performing your own simple DIY electrical repairs or have to pay someone else do it for you after this class. Cost for adults 60 and over $16.00.

  • Registration Code= 201505 50150
  • Meeting Dates= 02/25-02/25
  • Meeting Days= W
  • Meeting Times= 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Flo Valley - Student Center PDR-B
  • Instructor= CE Org Staff
  • Fees= $ 19.00
Call
314-984-7777
 
  Fearless Home Repair: Electrical03/31-03/31  

When something needs fixing who do you call? Fix it yourself and save time, money and hassle! A variety of simple home repairs will be presented with a "hands-on" focus. We'll talk about electricity and safety, most people's #1 concern. If you need a new light fixture, wall switch or outlet, this course is for you! We'll talk about other small electrical problems and the difference between aluminum and copper wiring and how to work with both. We'll look at how-to, when-to and when it's safer NOT-to. You won't need to fear performing your own simple DIY electrical repairs or have to pay someone else do it for you after this class. Cost for adults 60 and over $16.00.

  • Registration Code= 201505 50156
  • Meeting Dates= 03/31-03/31
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Kirkwood Sr. High School SA 1
  • Instructor= CE Org Staff
  • Fees= $ 19.00
Call
314-984-7777
 
  Fearless Home Repair: Simple Plumbing Repairs for Kitchens & Bathrooms04/07-04/07  

When something needs fixing who do you call? Fix it yourself and save time, money and hassle! A variety of simple home repairs will be presented with a "hands-on" focus. If your toilet runs, your drains are slow, you need a new faucet, this course is for you! We'll look at how-to, when-to and when it's better NOT-to. We'll cover common kitchen and bathroom plumbing problems that you can fix yourself, once you know how to do it! Cost for adults 60 and over $16.00.

  • Registration Code= 201505 50157
  • Meeting Dates= 04/07-04/07
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Kirkwood Sr. High School SA 1
  • Instructor= CE Org Staff
  • Fees= $ 19.00
Call
314-984-7777
 
  Fearless Home Repair: Simple Plumbing Repairs for Kitchens & Bathrooms03/04-03/04  

When something needs fixing who do you call? Fix it yourself and save time, money and hassle! A variety of simple home repairs will be presented with a "hands-on" focus. If your toilet runs, your drains are slow, you need a new faucet, this course is for you! We'll look at how-to, when-to and when it's better NOT-to. We'll cover common kitchen and bathroom plumbing problems that you can fix yourself, once you know how to do it! Cost for adults 60 and over $16.00.

  • Registration Code= 201505 50151
  • Meeting Dates= 03/04-03/04
  • Meeting Days= W
  • Meeting Times= 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Flo Valley - Student Center PDR-B
  • Instructor= CE Org Staff
  • Fees= $ 19.00
Call
314-984-7777