Life Skill classes are designed to help you and your family learn new skills.
Learn something new, improve your nutrition, or just brush up on old skills. Life Skill classes are low-cost, educational classes that are meant to help you and your family learn and grow as a person. Although most Life Skill classes are free, it's important to register in advance to make sure that you reserve your spot. Sign-up today at The Kroc front desk or register online today! For a complete list of programs, view the Program Guide online.
All Life Skills Classes are Free unless otherwise noted.
$5 donations suggested.
Your Brain, Your Life
Tuesday, July 7, 5:30–7pm, Ages 15+
You will hear from physicians & counselors about how your brain impacts all areas of your life. You will learn how anxiety, depression, trauma, and stress affect your health and how to overcome it. Register online.
Healthy Eating & Cooking: Berry Bliss
Presented by U of I Extension
Tuesday, July 7, 10am–Noon, Ages 15+
a low sodium, heart healthy, or diabetic diet can be a challenge and
trying new recipes can be expensive. Please join us for these fun, free
cooking classes – watch recipes being prepared, learn about healthy
cooking techniques and sample some fabulous food! Register online.
Hybrid American Red Cross Community First Aid/CPR/AED
Monday, July 13, 6–8pm, Ages 15+
Gold Members $28 | Silver/Public $35
Learn how to be a community responder who can act in emergency situations by recognizing and providing care for life-threatening emergencies. This course is offered in a blended learning format, which is an independent online class and test followed by an instructor-led skill session. Each participant will be contacted prior to class and will be given the instructions for accessing online course work. Upon successful completion of all course requirements participants will be given a printed American Red Cross certification. American Red Cross Prerequisites: Online course work must be completed prior to start of class. After
registration, you will be contacted via email with additional
instructions. Internet and computer access required. System
requirements: Up to date versions of Adobe Reader and Flash Player.
Email address required. *What does hybrid mean? These classes have both online and hands-on coursework. Register online.
Nefarious: Merchant of Souls Documentary
By The Exodus Cry
Tuesday, July 21, 6–8:30pm, Ages 18+
Sex-trafficking is a form of modern-day slavery that exists throughout the United States and globally. It is the fastest growing organized crime industry in the world. Today, there are roughly 9 million people trapped in forced sexual exploitation globally and it’s even here in North Idaho. Join us to view this powerful and transformational documentary, followed by a Q&A with FBI and local experts who will discuss our communities current challenges and efforts being made to eradicate sex trafficking. Join us and be part of raising awareness so we can make a difference. Content is for mature audiences only. Register online.
Senior Field Trip: Silver Mountain Gondola Ride
Friday, July 24, Starts at 10am, Ages 55+
participants will meet at The Kroc roundabout at 10AM on Field Trip
Fridays. View individual costs and activities in the senior newsletter
at the front desk or call Peni at 208.763.0614. All field trips are
weather permitting. A $5 donation is recommended for transportation
provided by The Kroc Center. Register online.
Presented by SHIBA
Tuesday, July 28, 1–3pm, Ages 18+
Medicare confusing? Do you struggle to keep up with the changes? This
class will help you understand your options in the Medicare program so
that you will be able to make informed choices about enrollment and
coverage. You will learn about SHIBA, a great resource that can help you
put together the pieces of Senior Health Insurance Puzzle. You do not
need to be enrolled in Medicare to attend this class. Register online.
RECURRING LIFE SKILLS PROGRAMS
Kroc Church Sunday Service
We aim to be followers of Jesus 24/7, but Sunday mornings we have an opportunity to gather together and worship as a family. Whether you've been a disciple of Jesus for years, or you are skeptical of Christianity and looking for answers, you are welcome. In our Sunday gather¬ings we will sing, study the Bible together and make time to respond to what God is doing in our lives.
Open Senior Time
Every Tuesday, 12:30-2pm
12:30-2PM: Free Activities in the Zone
11:30AM-12:30PM: Lunch in Kroc Cafe: $3.50
We are redefining the term "senior" at The Kroc Center. This group is all about having fun! Enjoy playing cards, games, crafting, community involvement projects and Live and Learn Moments, which include travel series, workshops, speakers and more! Check out our monthly calendar to stay connected with all the senior happenings throughout the Kroc Center. Coffee provided during regularly scheduled programs. Don't forget the Daily Lunch Special at The Kroc Café is $3.50 on Tuesdays for seniors! Plus, the last Friday of Every Month features day trips including Schweitzer Village, Cataldo Mission, Manito Park and more!
Women's Bible Study
All women are welcome to share a time of worship including study, small group discussion, prayer, and fellowship.
Men's Bible Study
Join a small group of men as they fellowship and study God's Word together.
Men's Ministry Dinner & A Movie Night
Every 3rd Friday, 6–8PM
other men from the Church and community as we share a meal and watch an
inspiring movie. Free to attend and the meal is provided.
Kroc Fit45 with ActivTrax
By appointment only. Call 208.763.0637 to schedule an appointment or stop by the Fitness Desk. With
ActivTrax you work with one of our certified trainers and they create
custom workouts for you to help you meet your fitness goals.
Register for a Class Online
Sign-in, fill in the
requested class number, and make a secure online payment. Remember to
print-out and bring your receipt and waiver with you!
Program Enrollment Form
As The Kroc Center continues to expand and grow, new programs will
continually be added according to the needs and demands of the
community. If you have a program you would like to see at The Kroc
Center, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Are you a Scholarship Member?
Kroc Center scholarship members must obtain 2 Life Skill Credits each year in order to renew their scholarship. Click here to learn more.
Keep in Touch
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