Art & Artistic

Acrylic and Beginning Oil Painting
Acrylic and Oil painting techniques are introduced through practice and demonstration. Emphasis is placed on choice of materials, depiction of light and shadow, painting techniques, basic color mixing and composition. This course provides students with a foundation for creative expression in oil painting.

8 wks
Cost: $125
Thu 6:30p-8:30p
04/08/2021 – 05/27/2021

Bob Ross Joy of Painting®
You’ve seen him on TV. Now you can learn the Bob Ross method of Oil Painting. All you need is desire, a willingness to learn, and practice. You will create 6 finished paintings. Materials list (approx. $190 for new students) will be provided.

6 wks
Cost: $145
Tue 6:00p-9:30p
01/12/2021 – 02/16/2021
04/06/2021 – 05/11/2021

Create Classic Cards
Create unique and classic greeting cards for all occasions! Each session focuses on  specific holidays, but students are welcome to create cards of their choice. Cost of the class includes card stock, die-cutting, embossing, and stamping materials for 5 different greeting cards.

1 wk
Cost: $35
Tue 6:30p – 8:30p
Halloween and Thanksgiving …………………………………. 09/15/2020
Christmas and News Years………………………………………11/17/2020
Valentine’s Day and Easter…………………………………….. 01/26/2021
Birthday and Graduation ……………………………………….. 04/13/2021

Drawing
Learn to develop a feel for design through the study and use of line in relationship to shape, texture, shade, and form.  Supply list provided.  Supplies are at an additional cost.

8 wks
Cost: $125
Wed. 6:30p-8:30p

Pastel Painting - Beginning
To familiarize the beginning student with the tools and materials of pastels and how to use them. Emphasis on mixing color and achieving correct tonal values. Learn a variety of techniques while working towards developing your own style. Instructor demonstrations. Supply list provided and supplies needed are additional cost.

8 wks
Cost: $125
Mon. 6:30p-8:30p
04/12/21 – 06/07/21

Watercolor Painting
Familiarize yourself with the tools and materials of watercolor and how to use them.  Mix colors, achieve correct tonal values and develop your own style.  Material list provided.  Supplies are additional.

8 wks
Cost: $125
Thu. 6:30p – 8:30p

Fun & Practical Skills

Basic Dog Grooming
For the beginning dog groomer who wants to learn the principles of dog grooming for fun or profit.  Topics include bathing, handling, parasite control, equipment usage and maintenance.  Do not bring dog first night of class.  Must provide up-to-date shot record.  Class limit of 8.

4 wks
Cost: $120
Mon 7:00p-9:30p
11/02/2020 – 11/23/2020
03/01/2021 – 03/22/2021
04/12/2021 – 05/03/2021

Canine Massage Therapy
Canine massage can help ease arthritis and soreness, help with anxiety, stimulate blood flow and induce relaxation for your dog. Please bring your dog and a blanket the first night of class. Must provide up-to-date shot record. Class limit of 6.

4 wks
Cost: $85
Tue 6:30p – 8:30p
10/20/2020 – 11/10/2020
02/02/2021 – 02/23/2021
04/06/2021 – 04/27/2021

Voiceovers - Now Is Your Time!
Such A Voice illustrates how you could begin using your speaking voice for commercials, films and videos! Learn a unique way to cash in on one of the most lucrative full or part-time careers out there! This exciting class could be the game changer you’ve been waiting for. Bridget Renshaw is a successful voice artist (Samsung, Audible, and Mazda commercials, as well as Spanish Telenovela English translations). She draws on her wealth of industry experience to teach you the ins and outs of voice-overs. Join Bridget for a fun-filled and enlightening evening!

1 wk
Cost: $45
Wed 6:30p-8:30p
05/19/2021

Language

American Sign Language (ASL)
This class is for students that have little or no experience With ASL and want to learn to communicate with deaf co-workers, neighbors, friends and colleagues. Topics covered include vocabulary, grammar and cultural information. Textbook not included in the cost of the class. CEUs available.

10 wks
Cost: $295*
Mon & Wed 6:30p – 8:30p
09/14/2020 – 11/23/2020

Tue & Thur 6:30p – 8:30p
01/12/2021 – 03/22/2021

Russian Language I
Even if a trip to Russia isn’t in your immediate future, have fun learning the language – alphabet, vocabulary, stories, jokes and much more –  in theatrical style.  Please bring a notebook.

6 wks
Cost: $100*
Mon 6:30p-8:30p
09/14/2020 – 10/19/2020
01/11/2021 – 03/01/2021

Russian Language II
This advanced class is for students who have already started to learn the Russian language – are familiar with the alphabet and able to read simple words.

8 wks
Cost: $120*
Mon 6:30p-8:30p
10/26/2020 – 12/14/2020
03/08/2021 – 05/10/2021

St. Petersburg’s Parks and Palaces
St. Petersburg is called the cultural capital of Russia. Palaces and parks surround the city center like a pearl necklace. Destroyed during the Leningrad Siege, they are almost fully restored to their original glory! See and learn about them in this exciting new class.

3 wks
Cost: $75
Wed 6:30p-8:30p
03/03/2021 – 03/17/2021

Physical Fitness

Chair and Mat Yoga
Relax, reduce stress and enhance your health!  These exercises are performed slowly with emphasis on form, balance and concentration augmented by proper breathing.

7 wks
Cost: $80
Tue 5:30p-7:00p
11/03/2020 – 12/15/2020
01/12/2021 – 02/23/2021
04/06/2021 – 04/18/2021

 *Additional Book Fees Required