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February 8, 2014

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Two sessions of Decorating Cupcakes for Adults are available. The instructor is Linda Rich and the course fee is $35. Session one will meet on two Thursdays, March 27 and April 3. Session two will meet on two Thursdays, April 10 and 17. Class size is limited to seven and each session will be held from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Step-n-Tone will meet for six Tuesdays, Feb. 11 through March 18, 5:45 p.m. to 6:45 p.m. The instructor is Susan Leonard and the course fee is $29. This is an energizing step workout that uses a height-adjustable step and simple movements on, over, and around the step. The class will also utilize bands, dumbbells, weights, and/or stability balls.

Total Body Conditioning will meet for six Thursdays, Feb. 13 through March 20, 5:45 p.m. to 6:45 p.m. The instructor is Susan Leonard and the course fee is $29. This is a body sculpting class that will hit all of the major muscle groups, using weights, bands, and stability balls. All fitness levels are welcome.

Introduction to Medicaid Planning will meet on March 12, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

The instructor is Daniel Siewers and the course fee is $39. This course will provide an introduction to the rules for obtaining Medicaid eligibility for a nursing home resident. Planning strategies which are available to preserve assets when a spouse is in a nursing home will be discussed, along with strategies to transfer assets to children both before and after entry into a nursing home. The instructor is a Vincennes attorney with HartBell, LLC.

Wills and Trusts will meet on April 14, 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Jill Doggett and Katie Hidde are the instructors and the course fee is $29. Students will learn the basics about wills and trusts, what they are, how they operate, what assets are affected by their use, and how they can help accomplish their financial goals. Jill Doggett is a partner at HartBell, LLC; Katie Hidde is an associate attorney at HartBell, LLC.

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