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Upcoming Activities

Photographic Masters >

Eight Mondays from 1 to 3 pm starting June 9, 2014
Learn about the people and events that shaped photography, and evaluate the photographs of individuals who set new trends. Use your camera to take photographs in the style of the masters. No prerequisite class required. Students should bring their camera to class each week.

Bob's Photography Club >

Eight Mondays from 3:30 to 5 pm starting June 9, 2014
Be part of “the club” and explore the love of photography with like-minded enthusiasts. This is the perfect class for intermediate to advanced students. Learn about your camera and work on photography assignments that will be shared with the group. Students should bring their camera to class each week.

Gearing Up for Grill Season >

Three Tuesdays from 1:30-3:30 pm starting June 10, 2014
Outdoor cooking season has finally returned! Join Executive Chef Jeff in watching, learning, and tasting an assortment of grilling essentials, from fire-roasted skewer appetizers to perfectly charred meats and fish. With these tips and tricks, your family and friends are sure to welcome seconds at your next backyard cookout. A perfect new twist on a summer tradition just in time for the Fourth! This class will be held outdoors and include the use of both charcoal and propane grills, along with Dutch ovens.

Multimedia Art Explorations >

Eight Thursdays from 3 to 4:30 pm starting June 12, 2014
Join us for an exciting exploration of pencil drawing, charcoal, pastels, found object sculpture, watercolor, and collage. This class is for all artistic levels including beginners, and will explore a different method of expression each week. Please bring your enthusiasm and a sketchbook.