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What’s Happening

The South Lake Tahoe Chamber of Commerce will conduct an educational workshop from 9 to 11 a.m. on Tuesday at Embassy Suites Lake Tahoe Resort. The purpose of this workshop is to inform local business about elements of the Americans with Disability Act.

Attorney Catherine Corfee of Corfee Stone and Associates will be the guest speaker. Corfee specializes in ADA cases and will discuss ADA legal compliance issues facing all public businesses. The cost of the workshop is $10 per person. All businesses are encouraged to attend and gain this valuable information.

To make a reservation call the South Lake Tahoe Chamber of Commerce at (530) 541-5255.

Winter quarter sign-up starts

Registering for classes at Lake Tahoe Community College is easier than ever, and online registration for winter quarter starts Tuesday.

Simply go to http://www.ltcc.edu and click “online services.” If you don’t have Internet access at home, you can access WebReg at LTCC during regular campus hours from several different computer locations.

To find out your priority registration date check the Web site under online services or pick up a winter schedule on campus. Students may register online any time after their first priority date through Jan. 7.

The campus will be closed for the holidays Dec. 18 through Jan. 2. You can still register online Dec. 18, 20 – 23 from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m., and Jan. 2 from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.

The Web site offers a real-time class schedule where students can go to find out about class openings, closures and cancellations.

To see the winter schedule online, check out “online services” or access it from the LTCC home page.

Beyond registration and class schedules, LTCC’s online services allow students to add and drop classes, obtain unofficial transcripts, and check their quarterly grades and account status.

Students must pay the same day they register either online using a credit card or debit card with a Visa or MasterCard logo or at the Admissions and Records office by check or cash on the same day that they register.

It’s not too late to apply for financial aid. If you need help paying for fees, books, even the rent, you should apply.

Call (530) 541-4660, ext. 236.

The earliest date to apply for financial aid for the 2005/2006 school year is Jan. 1.

It’s important to apply early.

Diabetes group to hold dinner

The Diabetes Support and Education Group for Kids and their Families will meet Dec. 6 at the South Tahoe Middle School library. Enter from the door outside the library. Parking is available in the district lot.

A potluck dinner and open discussion is scheduled from 5:30 to 6 p.m. Lynn Norton RDA will discuss the latest in carbohydrate counting from 6 to 7 p.m. An Italian theme is suggested for the potluck. Paper plates, plastic utensils, napkins and bottled water will be provided. RSVP to Mary Burns RN, South Tahoe Middle School nurse, (530) 541-6406, Ext. 292. Bring any unused diabetes supplies so they can be donated to needy children.

Holiday fun at Kahle center

A variety of holiday events are planned at the Kahle Community Center, 236 Kingsbury Grade. Come join Santa for a delicious pancake breakfast and get your photo take with him afterward. O.J., hot cocoa or coffee are included. The event is from 9 to 11 a.m. Dec. 11. The cost is $2 for youths 12 and under and $3 for all others.

Watch your children’s eyes light up when they receive a personal phone call from Santa Claus. Santa will call to spread the fun and magic of the holidays. We are helping Santa by distributing “hotline” forms, which will be available after Dec. 2 at Kahle Community Center. Santa will call from 5 to 8 p.m. Dec. 14. This is a free event.

Horse Play for ages 3 and up will be from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Dec. 3. Themed crafts, games and pretend trail ride and barbecue dinner included for a fee of $16.

Call (775) 586-7271.

– Provided to the Tribune

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