Personal Enrichment

Our Personal Enrichment courses offer learning opportunities for the pure pleasure of learning. Registration is Now Open!

Health & Wellness  

StrongWomen, Strong Bones™ Strength Training  

Instructor: Heather Holland, certified Strong Women, Strong Bones™ trainer

Want to get fit? Join this safe, effective, evidence-based strength training program designed by Dr. Miriam Nelson of Tufts University. It helps middle-aged and older women build muscle, strengthen bones, prevent frailty, improve balance and increase overall physical and mental health. Booster Pack option included for returning students that are ready.

Bring: comfortable clothes, gym or tennis shoes, floor mat or towel, water bottle, ankle weights (adjustable up to 10 pounds each, 20 pounds total), hand weights (a pair each weight level) 3 pounds and 5 pounds. Space is limited.

Paperwork: Participants are required to obtain and sign proper paperwork before the first class. Contact UW-FDL County Extension Office (see below)

Mon. and Wed., Sept. 7- Nov. 14,  9:00 – 10:00am at UW-Fond du Lac
Tues. and Thurs., Sept. 6 - Nov. 10, 9:00 – 10:00 am at Founders Hall
Fee: $45
Offered in partnership with FDL County UW-Extension     

To Register:  Please Contact UW-FDL County Extension Office (920) 929-3173

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Essential Oil Basics & Beyond

Have you ever wondered how essential oils can enhance your life? Discover the basics of essential oils and how to apply them. Learn how to safely use essential oils, the power of aromatherapy and 101 ways to incorporate them into your daily life. Have fun creating your own personalized roller bottle blend and start enjoying the benefits of essential oils right away!

Date: Monday, November 7
5:00 - 8:00 pm
Tara Majeska

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Canvas & Corks

Canvas & Corks is a great way to enjoy a fun, relaxing, and social evening. A little paint, a little wine, and a TON of fun! We'll guide you step-by-step in creating your own masterpiece; absolutely no experience is necessary.  So, whether you are a talented artist or just hoping to discover your creative side, you will be amazed with your very own work of ART! Our experienced instructor and a glass of wine for inspiration are just what you need for a night of fun with friends. Get your da Vinci ON and be Inspired at the U! Supplies and wine included.  Space does fill quickly so register early!  If you want to be placed on the wait list you must provide your phone number when registering.

Dates: Tuesdays, 6:30pm-8:30pm

Session1: September 6, "Peacock" by Cammie Walters
Session 2: October 11, "Koi" by Cammie Walters
Session 3: November 15, "Fall Marathon" by Leonid Afremov
Session 4:
December 6, "Winter Cabin" by Cammie Walters

Fee: $35 per session
Instructor: Cammie Walters

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Mosaic Stained Glass

Come and explore the fun, fantastic, and creative possibilities of mosaic stained glass! Learn how to plan a design, cut glass, use adhesives, and apply grout.  By the end of class you can impress your family and friends with your beautiful piece of art.

Dates: Wednesdays, September 21, 28, October 5 & 12
6:00 - 8:00 pm
Faye Kemnitz

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Fairy Garden

Make something ordinary extraordinary! With just a few houseplants, a miniature patio set, a pebble stone path and a little imagination, you can have your very own Fairy Garden! Choose from common miniature plants including foliage and succulent varieties combined with a selection of fairy garden accessories and materials to create your Fairy Garden. These indoor gardens are perfect for anyone, young and old, looking for a touch of magic to add to their home. This is a hands-on 2 hour class, ideal for parents/children or grandparents/grandchildren. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Class fee includes: Instruction, container, soil, plants, Fairy Garden accessories, a variety of surface accessories (gravels, mulches, stepping stones), and after care instructions.

Dates: Wednesdays, 6:00 - 8:00 pm

Session 1: October 19
Session 2: November 23

Fee: $95 per session
Mariah Smet, Haentze Floral Company 

Credit Outreach

Also check out these non-credit options on the Credit Outreach page

  • Special Topics in Biology: Florida Keys
  • Special Topics in Biology: Environmental Courses 

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