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Earth-based spiritual arts course
This 12-session course for women aims to help students deepen their relationship with the self, elements and the spirit. Saturdays, Aug. 16-Nov. 29, 2-4 p.m. email for pricing. Private residence, address will be provided upon registration, Palo Alto .

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Fairy Doors: Create a Space for Tiny Visitors
This workshop will lead community members ages 16 and up in making small rustic doors to add a touch of whimsy to otherwise ordinary places. All materials will be provided. Those interested should register on the website. Dec. 3, 7:30 p.m. Free. Mountain View Public Library, 585 Franklin St., Mountain View.
 

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Holiday Centerpiece Workshop
The Atherton Dames will celebrate the season with a Holiday Centerpiece Workshop led by event planner Kathleen Deery. Info about joining Atherton Dames and purchasing tickets can be purchased on the website. Those interested should register before Dec. 1. Dec. 4, 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. $100. Private residence, , .
 

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Health care programs orientation
In this workshops for those interested in health care careers, information will provided on the Certified Nursing Assistant and Medical Assistant paths and what programs are offered through the Mountain View-Los Altos Adult School. Register on the website. Dec. 2, 4:30-6:30 p.m.; Dec. 5, 10 a.m.-noon. Free. Mountain View-Los Altos Adult School, 333 Moffett Blvd., Mountain View.
 

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Real estate seminar
This seminar with Avi Urban will talk about the advantages, even for young people, of investing in the real estate market. Dec. 7, 1:15-3:30 p.m. Free. Bank of America, 600 Hansen Way, Suite 220 , Palo Alto.
 

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Simple Sewing: DIY Gifts
This workshop at the Mountain View Public Library will instruct participants in two easy sewing project, which can serve as holiday gifts. The projects are ideal for beginners, and finished projects can be kept or donated. Registration is required. Dec. 9, 7-8:30 p.m. Free. Mountain View Public Library, 585 Franklin St., Mountain View.
 

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Gingerbread house class
This class will provide all the materials and direction in making a gingerbread house. Fee pays for one adult and one child to participate. Dec. 13, 10 a.m.-noon. $30 resident; $39 non-residnet (plus $20 materials fee). Arrillaga Family Recreation Center, 701 Laurel St., Menlo Park.

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Living Healthy
This seven-week workshop will offer practical tips and support for improving health and well-being. Weekly sessions will address nutrition, physical activity, stress and pain management, memory and more. Mondays, Nov. 3-Dec. 15, 10-11:30 a.m. Free. Little House Activity Center, 800 Middle Ave., Menlo Park.
 

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E-books assistance
The Portola Valley Library will offer one-on-one appointments during which community members can receive help accessing the library's free online books. Participants are asked to bring a device and questions. Contact the library to register. Wednesdays, Dec. 3-17, 4-5 p.m. Free. Portola Valley Library, 765 Portola Road, Portola Valley.

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'King Henry VIII and His Legacy"
Michael Svanevik will teach a Little House course called "King Henry VIII and His Legacy - Tudor England, 1485-1603," discussing the intellectual, treacherous and lusty monarch and his children who ruled England. Wednesdays, Oct. 29-Dec. 17, 1:30-3:30 p.m. $50. Little House Activity Center, 800 Middle Ave., Menlo Park.

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Foothill College Winter Quarter Registration
Registration for Winter Quarter 2015 classes at Foothill College is now open and will continue until Jan. 4, the day before classes begin. Winter Quarter will last until March 27. A searchable class schedule is available. Nov. 20-Jan. 4. $31 per unit for California residents, plus basic fees. Foothill College, 12345 El Monte Road, Los Altos Hills.

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Joyful Korean School classes
These ongoing classes for children will teach students about Korean language and culture. Fridays, September-June, 5-7 p.m. $300/semester. Oshman Family JCC, 3921 Fabian Way, Palo Alto.

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'Salad Loverís Dream' Garden Class
Local organic gardener Jody Main will lead this class on basic veggie gardening skills, soil preparation easy planting and harvesting. March 29, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. $35. Common Ground Garden Supply and Education Center, 559 College Ave., Palo Alto.