Educational Opportunities

Connect to Learning Video Conferences

Connect to some remarkable people and programs during a live interactive video conference. Varied monthly educational topics. Call for programming and registration. 

Some video conference talks to date have been with: 

  • Country Music Hall of Fame
  • Denali National Park
  • Hallmark Museum
  • Minnesota Historical Society
  • National Archives

Defensive Driving Class

Courses for driver 55 years old and over. Upon completion of the course participants are entitled to a 10%, 3 year discount on their auto insurance.

  • Taught by MN Safety Council trained instructor

Advance registration required by calling 952-939-1333 or emailing the Activity Center.

8 Hour Introductory Class

  • This 8-hour class qualifies for the senior auto insurance discount.
  • Members $24, Others $26 (General Public)

4 Hour Refresher Class

  • Prerequisite: 8-hour class
  • Members $20, others $22 (General Public)

Class Schedule

View current Defensive Driving class schedules (PDF).

Know Before You Throw Antiquing

Call to schedule your antique appraisal and discover information about your special treasure. See list of upcoming Know Before You Throw Antiquing dates (PDF)

  • Members free, others $3

Elder Abuse: What You Need to Know

Thursday, April 19, 10 a.m.

The Soujourner Project and Hopkins Police Department staff discuss warning signs and actions to prevent financial and other forms of abuse and neglect.

  • Registration is required
  • Members free, others $3
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