SEASIDE — Many people want to be able to make basic home repairs but lack the skills and tools to do the job properly. Clatsop Community College is offering a class on home repair and maintenance that covers using basic hand and power tools safely. In this six-hour class you will learn how to hang a picture or shelf, unclog a sink, fix a leaky faucet, hang curtain rods, fix drywall holes and paint a popcorn ceiling. You’ll also learn when to call a professional, what to expect, and what questions to ask to get the best job possible.

Class registration is open now at or call 503-338-2402 or 503-338-2408. Home Repair and Maintenance will be held 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, May 11 and May 18 at the Clatsop Community College South County Center in Seaside at 1455 N. Roosevelt Drive. Cost is $35 for six hours of instruction.

Please direct inquiries to Mary Kemhus-Fryling at 503-338-2408 or