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Parenting, dog care classes offered

Plymouth School District Community Education and Recreation is offering classes on parenting and dog care.

The following classes meet at Plymouth High School. Register by March 7 and save $5:

· From Difficult to Good to Great!: This new class for parents will take preschoolers through teens to behavioral “greatness.”

Parents will learn effective ways to persuade and shape behavior in their children that will strengthen relationships and interactions. The class is taught by psychologist Toby Watson, whose expertise is evidence based research combined with spiritual and pragmatic experiences in and out of the clinical office.

Class will meet from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 19; fee is $5 until March 7, then $10.

· Dog Care and Wellness: This new class will cover chronic ear problems, dental disease, grooming and common ailments. Participants will receive instruction on how to properly clean ears, brush a dog’s teeth and trim nails, as well as information on products to use. A dog will be present for demonstrations.

Class will meet with veterinary technician Karen Abler from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 19; fee is $8 until March 7, then $13.

Visit for more information about these classes and others offered this winter, as well as a printable registration form that can be mailed to Community Ed & Rec. Online registration also is available; this option, which carries a $4 service charge, allows people to pay with a credit card and also to receive immediate confirmation of enrollment.

For more information, visit, email, call (920) 892-5068, or stop by the Community Ed & Rec office on the north end of Plymouth High School, 125 Highland Ave.

Beechwood, Batavia program focus

The Sheboygan County Historical Research Center History on the Move program continues its winter season at Lakeview Community Library in Random Lake on Thursday, March 6, at 1 p.m.

The topic for this presentation is Beechwood, Batavia and other small communities. The program will focus specifically on the towns of Scott and Sherman with a few side trips to other small crossroads

The program, which runs from 1-2:30 p.m., will be held in the library’s lower level meeting room.

For questions call the Sheboygan County Historical Research Center at 467-4667, Lakeview Community Library at 994-4825 or check the Sheboygan County Historical Research Center on Facebook for updates.

The presentation is open to the public free of charge.

Lakeview Community Library is located at 112 Butler St. in Random Lake.

Immigration genealogy class set

The Sheboygan County Historical Research Center will hold its next genealogy class on immigration at the Kiel Public Library Thursday, Feb. 27, at 1 p.m.

This class explores where our ancestors came from, how those ancestors got here, ports of entry, ports of departure and ships and passenger lists.

This class is open to the public free of charge. No reservations are needed. The Kiel Public Library is located at 511 Third St. in Kiel.

For more information, call 467-4667 or 894-7122.

MFC collecting for troop packages

Military Families Connect is again collecting items for spring troop packages to local members of the Armed Services serving overseas.

The annual packages feature Girl Scout cookies and other items donated to the group.

MFC is asking anyone who has a service member overseas that they would like to receive a package to provide their name and FPO/APO address to them at the Family Resource Center of Sheboygan County in the Generations building, 1500 Douglas Dr., Plymouth.

A donation of $25 will sponsor a package mailing.

Items that can be donated for the packages including boxes of Girl Scout cookies (not those containing chocolate), single-serving packaged nuts, single-serving sweetened drink mixes, beef jerky, granola bars, lip balm, sunscreen, deodorant, eye drops, Gold Bond powder, wet wipes, pocket-size tissues, hand lotion/sanitizer, stationary/journals, small footballs/ softballs, puzzle/comic books, playing cards, yo-yos, Frisbees, blank greeting cards and books/magazines.

All items, submissions and donations should be received by Monday, April 7.

For more information or to submit the name of an Armed Services member, contact Lauren Platfoot at or (920) 892- 6706.

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