A Little Art (ages 7-12)
This three-week class of A Little Art, allows for projects to be completed which might need drying or curing time. The name of the class comes from the projects being small in size, hence a “little” art. New and exciting fun projects are constantly being added so the exact same project does not repeat in the same year. All supplies are included, and projects might be: polymer clay, Artist trading cards, painting with different forms of paint, slime making, tie dye, printing and many more. Lisa Hoyt is the instructor.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register A Little Art (ages 7-12, May 4-May 18, Sa) 28077 5/4/2019 - 5/18/2019 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Sa Green Ridg Info
Absolute Beginners Pottery
Our beginners course is great for anyone who wants to dive right into clay. Experienced instructors will guide you through the process of creating pottery on and off the potter's wheel. You will also learn basic methods for finishing and glazing your pieces. Class fee includes studio time during select times when classes aren't in session and the firing of pieces made during the eight week term. Clay must be purchased through Brambleton Center at $25/25 pounds.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Absolute Beginners Pottery (age 16+) 32700 12/6/2018 - 2/21/2019 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM Th Brambleton Info
Register Absolute Beginners Pottery (age 16+) 32774 3/21/2019 - 5/23/2019 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM Th Brambleton Info
Abstraction
If you want to have some fun, stretch your creativity or if you are just wanting to try something different this class is for you. Abstract painting made easy. This class will match your creativity with your choice of media. Learn why artists enjoy working in this format. Learn how you can change a simple barn and sky painting into an exciting and interesting work of art. Using class demonstrations, individual exercises and practice examples you will be successful. Come and enjoy the challenge of thinking outside of the representational box! This class is for artists of all skill levels. First canvas is included in cost! Supply list is given at the time of registration. Six week program. Instructor: Michael Farrar.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Abstraction (18+) 31733 3/6/2019 - 4/10/2019 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM W Brambleton Info
Acrylics
Working in acrylics allows for maximum flexibility in color, ideas and techniques. This medium can be used like watercolor or oils. Acrylic paint drys quickly and when dry is permanent. Learn techniques through demonstration and classroom practice using glazes, knife work, texture, composition tips as well as many other methods. Working in acrylics are stress free because of the flexibility allowing for your work to evolve and advance! This class will be intriguing and fun for artists at all skill levels. First canvas is included in cost! Supply list is given at the time of registration. Six week program. Instructor: Michael Farrar.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Acrylics (18+) 31731 3/6/2019 - 4/10/2019 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM W Brambleton Info
Advanced Pottery
You will have the advantage of using the open studio and the guidance of the Monday afternoon monitor in this class. Come learn from your fellow potters. Prerequisite: two or more years in a pottery course at the Brambleton Center. This pottery class is a ten week program. Instructor: Bob Campbell.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Waitlist Advanced Pottery (age 18+, M) 32695 12/3/2018 - 2/25/2019 11:30 AM - 2:00 PM M Brambleton Info
Register Advanced Pottery (age 18+, M) 32776 3/18/2019 - 5/20/2019 11:30 AM - 2:00 PM M Brambleton Info
Beef Wellington & Scalloped Potatoes (ages 18+)
A scrumptious afternoon cooking class is on the menu! You'll learn the tips to a mushroom duxelle filling, perfectly puffed pastry crust and internal cooking techniques of this pastry-wrapped delicacy. Paired with creamy scalloped potatoes and for a special treat-creme brulee for dessert! Chef Dominic made an appearance on the fourth season of Fox Network's Hell's Kitchen. He looks forward to the opportunity to bring his family-friendly attitude, skills and good-natured cooking to you and yours!
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Beef Wellington & Scalloped Potatoes (18+, Mar 23, Sa) 28123 3/23/2019 - 3/23/2019 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM Sa Green Ridg Info
Beginner Obedience & Good Manners (ages 18+)
Want a dog who listens better? In this basic training course, dog parents will learn how to best communicate with their dogs in order to teach them good manners. Positive reinforcement training methods are used to teach the following behaviors: touch, look, sit, down, stand, come, settle, wait, take it, loose-leash walking, plus more. Other topics include parent separation, agility exercises, impulse control, and canine communication. Dogs must complete either Puppy Kindergarten or be at least 6 months old. Six week course taught by High Hopes Dog Training.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Beginner Obedience & Good Manners Brambleton (ages 18+, Apr-June, Sa) 28060 4/27/2019 - 6/8/2019 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Sa Brambleton Info
Waitlist Beginner Obedience & Good Manners Brambleton 1:15pm (ages 18+, Mar-Apr, Sa) 28144 3/2/2019 - 4/6/2019 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Sa Brambleton Info
Waitlist Beginner Obedience & Good Manners Brambleton 10:45am (ages 18+, Mar-Apr, Sa) 22922 3/2/2019 - 4/6/2019 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Sa Brambleton Info
Register Beginner Obedience & Good Manners Green Ridge (ages 18+, April-May, Tu) 28055 4/2/2019 - 5/7/2019 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Tu Green Ridg Info
Waitlist Beginner Obedience & Good Manners Green Ridge (ages 18+, Feb-Mar, Tu) 22917 2/19/2019 - 3/26/2019 7:15 PM - 8:15 PM Tu Green Ridg Info
Register Beginner Obedience & Good Manners Green Ridge (ages 18+, May-June, Tu) 28058 5/21/2019 - 6/25/2019 7:15 PM - 8:15 PM Tu Green Ridg Info
Beginning Fiddle
This class is designed for beginners interested in learning to play the fiddle. Students will learn bowings, scales, and songs. Required materials: Fiddle (Violin) and bow. Eight week program.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Beginning Fiddle (ages 16+) 31699 1/9/2019 - 2/27/2019 7:15 PM - 8:15 PM W Brambleton Info
Bluegrass Banjo
Learn to play chords, rolls and songs in this introductory bluegrass style banjo class. Students must bring their own banjo to class. Eight week program. Instructor: Earl Henritze.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Cancelled Bluegrass Banjo (ages 16+) 31698 1/9/2019 - 2/27/2019 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM W Brambleton Info
Cajun/Creole Cooking (ages 18+)
Down Home cooking that will add a Kick to your Taste Buds, BUD! Learn to prepare (and then enjoy) Cajun Crawfish and Shrimp Etouffe - The Traditional Louisiana Meal and Gumbo Style Chicken Creole (a lesson that will help you with many other dishes and stews for years to come-making a roux). Create a mouth-watering Blackened Catfish entree served up with just the right touch of spices and flavor (make your own Blackening Seasonings). Finish the evening with learning to create a Louisiana treat-Creole Coffee. Chef Dominic made an appearance on the fourth season of Fox Network's Hell's Kitchen. He looks forward to the opportunity to bring his family-friendly attitude, skills and good-natured cooking to you and yours!
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Cajun/Creole Cooking (18+, Apr 12, F) 28083 4/12/2019 - 4/12/2019 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM F Green Ridg Info
Canine Good Citizen Certification Course(ages 18+)
Don't we all want our dogs to be Canine Good Citizens? Well, we can help make that happen! During this six week course, we focus on the ten skills needed by all well-mannered dogs as outlined in the American Kennel Club's Canine Good Citizen Program. The CGC Program is designed to reward dogs who have good manners at home and in the community while stressing responsible pet ownership. The CGC test is administered on the last day of class, and all dogs who pass will receive a certificate from the AKC. Instruction provided by High Hopes Dog Training.(Pre-requisite: Dogs must have graduated from Intermediate Obedience or have had private lessons with High Hopes.)
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Canine Good Citizen Certification Course Green Ridge (ages 18+, Feb-Apr, Th) 28062 2/28/2019 - 4/4/2019 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM Th Green Ridg Info
Register Canine Good Citizen Certification Course Green Ridge (ages 18+,Apr-May, Th) 28063 4/25/2019 - 5/30/2019 6:15 PM - 7:15 PM Th Green Ridg Info
Celebrating Indian Delights
Spice up your recipe book with these Indian delights! Join our instructor, Bwana Scaer, to try your hand at Indian dishes such as: Chicken Biryani- rice dish with spices chicken, & vegetables; Malai Kofta- potato and cheese ball in a delicious gravy; and Kheer- a decadent rice pudding dessert. This class is informative, interactive, and fun!
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Indian Tea Time Treats (18+) 32772 5/18/2019 - 5/18/2019 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM Sa Brambleton Info
Ceramics
Awaken your passion and creativity. Whether you are a beginner or have experience with ceramics, this class is for you. Come learn the skills that make your pieces unique.The class fee includes assistance of certified instructor, Jo Robertson, and firing of your ceramic pieces. Purchase your greenware from the Brambleton Center or an outside source.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Ceramics (ages 18+) 32703 1/24/2019 - 3/14/2019 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Th Brambleton Info
Register Ceramics (ages 18+) 32782 3/28/2019 - 5/16/2019 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Th Brambleton Info
Coal, Railroad, & Moonshine Band
Learn to play classic coal mining, railroad, and moonshining songs from the Appalachian Mountains. This instructional band class is for students who sing and/or play guitar, keyboard, ukulele, or bass. Prerequisite: two or more months of previous class or lessons. Eight week program. Instructor: Randolph Walker.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Garage Band NEW! (age 12+) 32769 4/4/2019 - 5/23/2019 7:05 PM - 8:05 PM Th Brambleton Info
Collage
Collage: is like a mixed media work where you may have some painting mixed with photos, and maybe pieces of wallpaper or lace, or whatever you would like to use. You can make scenes, animals, interiors, abstracts, seascapes, or maybe the things that live under the sea! You are only limited by your materials- the more the better! The great thing about collage is you can change your mind and move things around before you glue them down! Come and have fun. First canvas included in cost! Six week program. Instructor: Michael Farrar.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Collage (18+) 31732 3/6/2019 - 4/10/2019 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM W Brambleton Info
Cooking Italian 101 (ages 18+)
How often have you eaten out at an Italian restaurant and wished you could re-create those same fantastic meals at home? This course will teach you just that--how to cook great Italian appetizers, entrées and desserts in your own kitchen. With Cooking Italian 101 you will learn the basic techniques, but you will also learn how to prepare some of the most popular and delicious recipes you enjoy when eating out including a homemade Marinara Sauce. Chef Dominic made an appearance on the fourth season of Fox Network's Hell's Kitchen. He looks forward to the opportunity to bring his family-friendly attitude, skills and good-natured cooking to you and yours!
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Cooking Italian 101 (18+, Mar 15, F) 28080 3/15/2019 - 3/15/2019 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM F Green Ridg Info
Create, Discover, & Imagine Kids Art NEW(6-9)
Stretch your child’s imagination! Do you have a little artist at home that is getting bored drawing, painting, and sculpting the same things? This class is designed for kids that need more creativity in their art. The instructor with guide your child to put their art in motion. Techniques include but are not limited to drawing, painting, collage and mixed media. All supplies are included. Five week class. Instructor: Rebecca Mckeever.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Create, Discover, & Imagine Kids Art NEW (ages 6-9) 32765 3/11/2019 - 4/8/2019 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM M Brambleton Info
Crochet Along A Chunky Baby Blanket (ages 18+)
Make a keepsake! This is the perfect pattern if you want to learn to crochet and make something for a loved one. It is so simple you will only need to learn to chain and the single crochet stitch. Material list: one skein of bulk 6 bernat baby blanket yarn and a 10mm hook. Instructor Krislyn Colombini.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Crochet Along A Chunky Baby Blanket (ages 18+, Mar 5 & 8, Tu & F) 28108 3/5/2019 - 3/8/2019 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Tu,F Green Ridg Info
Crochet Along Dishcloths (ages 18+)
Who doesn’t need a dishcloth here and there to clean up those little everyday messes? You will be able to whip up one of these in no time. No experience needed. Instructor Krislyn Colombini will teach all you need to know. Material needed: 100%cotton 1 skein per cloth, 6mm hook. Stitches used chain, single and double crochet.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Crochet Along Dishcloths (ages 18+, Apr 2 & 5, Tu & F) 28109 4/2/2019 - 4/5/2019 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM Tu,F Green Ridg Info
Dancing Toes (age 16+)
Get your toes tapping to some good old classics! This introductory class lets you work on basic tap skills, across–the-floor, combos, and a dance routine. Absolute beginners are welcome. Remember once a dancer always a dancer. Tap shoes required. Instructor: Patty Stratton
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Dancing Toes (16+) 32758 3/28/2019 - 5/16/2019 6:45 PM - 7:45 PM Th Brambleton Info
Dinner and Paint Night on Canvas (ages 18+)
Have fun and socialize while de-stressing from the work week! In this three-hour class you will learn basics of still life painting using acrylic on canvas. Theme for night will be a Still Life Painting. Leandra will bring a floral arrangement but students are encouared to bring their own "still life" object if they prefer. Instructor Leandra has a background in Fine Art and Graphic Design. Pizza, salad, drinks and all art supplies provided.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Dinner and Paint Night on Canvas (ages 18+, Apr 26, F) 28114 4/26/2019 - 4/26/2019 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM F Green Ridg Info
Double Knit Stitch (ages 18+)
Looking to further your loom knitting abilities? Sign up for Double Knit Stitching and/or Diamond Lace Stitch Pattern. Must have completed Introduction to Loom Knitting and Loom Knitting Basics to take these courses. March 21, April 23 are Double Knit Stitching classes. May 7 and May 14 are Diamond Lace Stitch Pattern classes. Instructor Tonya Hodges is excited to share her knowledge with you! She has learned by training herself and is willing to share input not found in books to help with barriers that may arise. She has been loom knitting since 2014 and has started her own business, Learn to Loom Knit, as well.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Diamond Lace Stitch (ages 18+, May 14, Tu) 28130 5/14/2019 - 5/14/2019 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM Tu Green Ridg Info
Register Diamond Lace Stitch (ages 18+, May 7, Tu) 28134 5/7/2019 - 5/7/2019 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM Tu Green Ridg Info
Register Double Knit Stitch (ages 18+, Apr 23, Tu) 28132 4/23/2019 - 4/23/2019 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM Tu Green Ridg Info
Register Double Knit Stitch (ages 18+, Mar 21, Th) 28127 3/21/2019 - 3/21/2019 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM Th Green Ridg Info
Drawing
Drawing is an essential first step in laying the base for painting in any media. Shapes, shading, lighting, picture composition, contour drawing, gesture drawing and one and two point perspectives will be covered in this six week program. First sheet of paper included in cost! Supply list given at time of registration. Six week class. Instructor: Michael Farrar.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Drawing (18+) 31729 3/5/2019 - 4/9/2019 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Tu Brambleton Info
Driver's Education
Refresh your driving knowledge in this two session program presented by AARP and held at the Brambleton Center. Fees: $20, with a $5 discount for AARP members. Class fee to be paid to the instructor at the first session. No fee is due to the Brambleton Center. Two session program.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Driver's Education (April, 55+) 31766 4/15/2019 - 4/16/2019 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM M,Tu Brambleton Info
Register Driver's Education (March, 55+) 31765 3/18/2019 - 3/19/2019 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM M,Tu Brambleton Info
Register Driver's Education (May, 55+) 31767 5/20/2019 - 5/21/2019 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM M,Tu Brambleton Info
Eating Light (ages 18+)
Feeling the need to eat healthier? Learn to make a hearty meal that is less calories that the whole family will enjoy! Learn the tricks of preparing a delicious Salmon Niçoise, a wilted spinach salad with hard boiled eggs and crispy bacon and a couple of cool salad creations using grilled chicken. Chef Dominic made an appearance on the fourth season of Fox Network's Hell's Kitchen. He looks forward to the opportunity to bring his family-friendly attitude, skills and good-natured cooking to you and yours!
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Eating Light (18+, Apr 8, M) 28085 4/8/2019 - 4/8/2019 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM M Green Ridg Info
Exploring Your Craft Cutting Machine(ages 18+)
Do you have a craft cutting machine that you don’t understand? Want to get it out of the box and make stuff? This class offers demonstrations and hands on practice with a Silhouette machine (similar to Cricut) and help finding resources for your particular (any brand) machine. Learn the process for making stickers, appliqués, polymer clay, stencils, glass etching and more. Once you understand how to power up and cut, a new world of crafting will open for you. A handout is provided with recommended local and online resources. Lisa Hoyt is the instructor; she has 20+ years of experience teaching the art of “craft” to students of all ages.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Exploring Your Craft Cutting Machine (ages 18+, April 6, Sat) 28076 4/6/2019 - 4/6/2019 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Sa Green Ridg Info
Facebook for Beginners
In this introductory course, we will cover all the basics of Facebook. By the end of the course participants should be able to add information to their profile, customize their privacy settings, create and send messages, add information to their profiles, find friends, and create posts to add to their timeline. Prerequisite:
• Basic computer skills
• An active Facebook account (please know your user name and password*)
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Facebook for Beginners (Ages 18+) 33451 2/27/2019 - 2/27/2019 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM W Vinton Lib Info
Fall Off the Bone Ribs & Pulled Pork (ages 18+)
Some might have the impression that ribs are one of those dishes that should be left to the “pit masters” — it’s just not true. Baking ribs in the oven is seriously easy. All you need is time and this nifty TRICK you’ll learn. Plus how to slow cook a pork shoulder and turn out some great BBQ. Add in a homemade recipe for a rub and your own sauce plus a Cabbage Slaw recipe and you have a great meal. Chef Dominic made an appearance on the fourth season of Fox Network's Hell's Kitchen. He looks forward to the opportunity to bring his family-friendly attitude, skills and good-natured cooking to you and yours!
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Fall Off the Bone Ribs and Pulled Pork (18+, Mar 8, F) 28087 3/8/2019 - 3/8/2019 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM F Green Ridg Info
Family Pottery
INTRODUCING-The Family Pottery class. Many parents are as interested in pottery as their children. In this class, work side by side with your child, learning how to hand build with clay and work on the potter's wheel. The fee includes one bag of clay, glazes and the use of tools. An adult must register with a child. $100 per person. Eight weeks. Instructor: Rebecca McKeever.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Family Pottery (ages 7+) 32773 4/7/2019 - 6/23/2019 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM Su Brambleton Info
Figures in the Landscape
Instructor Suzanne Ross will introduce plein-air possibilities and abstract underpainting to enhance your landscapes. Weekly demonstrations of brush drawing figures, lifting finished watercolors to insert figures, and art history references to color, value, and composition. Join us and expand these opportunities to grow as a watercolorist with ample painting time and individual aid. Each student has a full studio size table.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Watercolor Figures in the Landscape (18+) 31735 4/1/2019 - 5/6/2019 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM M Brambleton Info
Globally Gluten Free
Learn to make naturally gluten-free breads with an international flair! Participants will learn to create Venezuelan cornmeal arepas, Indian sweet potato roti, and Norwegian potato flatbread. All materials and recipes provided. Class presented by the Virginia Cooperative Extension.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Globally Gluten Free 31770 4/20/2019 - 4/20/2019 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Sa Brambleton Info
Graphite/Charcoal Drawing (ages 18+)
One of the first tools used to draw, charcoal is still used today because of its ability to create dramatic contrast. Graphite drawing is the more commonly used tool for sketches and drawings in modern day. Learn the basic techniques of graphite and charcoal drawing and as the five weeks progress, learn more advanced techniques. Drawings will be focused on Still Life and Figure Drawing however your own creativity and personality in your work is encouraged. Instructor Leandra has a background in Fine Art and Graphic Design. All supplies provided
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Graphite/Charcoal Drawing (ages 18+ Mar-Apr, M) 28112 3/11/2019 - 4/8/2019 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM M Green Ridg Info
Graphite/Charcoal Drawing for Teens (ages 12-17)
Teens will socialize and learn to draw using charcoal and graphite mediums similar to what the adults do for projects. They will learn the basic techniques of graphite and charcoal drawing and as the five weeks progress, they will learn more advanced techniques. Drawings will be focused on Still Life and Figure Drawing however teens can bring their own creativity and personality in their work. Instructor Leandra has a background in Fine Art and Graphic Design. All supplies provided.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Graphite/Charcoal Drawing for Teens (ages 12-17, Mar-Apr, Tu) 28116 3/12/2019 - 4/9/2019 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Tu Green Ridg Info
Green Ridge Chorale (ages 18+)
Green Ridge is pleased to offer a new opportunity for those who like to
sing. Join us in the Spring for our first Green Ridge Chorale, a choir for
individuals interested in singing with a group. No singing experience
required! We will learn simple music reading, tips for singing with a
group, and cover basic healthy voice use and maintenance principles.
Instructor Lauren Lawson is a classically trained soprano who practices as
a speech-language pathologist in the Roanoke Valley.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Green Ridge Chorale (ages 18+, March-May, Th) 28054 3/14/2019 - 5/9/2019 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Th Green Ridg Info
Guitar for Absolute Beginners
This class is an introduction to guitar for all types of music. You will learn to tune your instrument, read tablature, play chords, and perform easy riffs and melodies. Please bring your own guitar to class. Eight week program. Instructor: Randolph Walker
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Guitar For Absolute Beginners (age 12+) 32768 4/1/2019 - 5/20/2019 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM M Brambleton Info
Handbuilding in Clay
Pottery can be created without the use of a potter's wheel. You can create beautiful pots and clay forms by hand using simple tools, slabs of clay, or just by using your hands and fingers. In this class you will explore many techniques for handbuilt pottery. Ten week program.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Waitlist Handbuilding in Clay (ages 18+) 32702 12/5/2018 - 2/20/2019 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM W Brambleton Info
Register Handbuilding in Clay (ages 18+) 32781 3/20/2019 - 5/22/2019 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM W Brambleton Info
Indian Cooking Date Night(ages 18+)
Enjoy an evening of making and eating Indian Food with a loved one. Learn how to prepare Paalak dal soup (Spinach and lentils soup), Nargisi Kofta Curry (Meatballs Mughlai-style) and Kaju Katli (a cashew nut dessert). After helping prepare the meal, enjoy the three-course dinner. Instructor Bhawana Scaer is from India and has been teaching Indian-style cooking for many years and loves to share her culture with others! One registration per couple.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Waitlist Indian Cooking Date Night (ages 18+, Mar 1, Fr) 28100 3/1/2019 - 3/1/2019 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM F Green Ridg Info
Indian Street Food
Cities throughout India boast an eclectic (and delicious) array of street foods. Come join the fun as we learn to cook some tasty Indian options: Tikka- potato patty; Gol Guppa- round crisps stuffed with a savory filling; and Chana Chaat- refreshing chick pea salad. Instructor: Bhawana Scaer.”
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Indian Comfort Food (18+) 32771 4/13/2019 - 4/13/2019 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM Sa Brambleton Info
Intermediate Obed. & Problem-Solving (ages 18+)
Now that your dog has learned some good manners, the next step is to apply those manners to real life situations while addressing common behavior problems like jumping on guests, door-dashing, pulling on the leash, not coming when called, etc. Behaviors taught include stay, place, leave it, heel, touch tag, and more. Dogs will be taught to respond to both verbal and non-verbal cues. Six week course taught by High Hopes Dog Training. Prerequisite: Graduation from High Hopes Dog Training Beginner Obedience & Good Manners course.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Intermediate Obedience & Problem-Solving Green Ridge (ages 18+, April-May, Tu) 28056 4/2/2019 - 5/7/2019 7:15 PM - 8:15 PM Tu Green Ridg Info
Intermediate Obedience (ages 18+)
Step up your training! This six week intermediate course emphasizes the essential obedience commands needed for your dog to be a well-mannered companion. You will learn how to communicate clearly with your dog through the use of positive reinforcement. We also cover proper diet, leadership, exercise, confidence-building exercises and more. Verbal commands and hand signals include Sit, Down, Touch, Distance Stay, Look with Distractions, Leave it, Come, Heel, Place, Release, Tricks, and Agility. (Pre-requisite: Dogs must have graduated from Beginner Obedience.) Instruction provided by High Hopes Dog Training.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Intermediate Obedience & Problem-Solving Brambleton (ages 18+, Apr-June, Sa) 28059 4/27/2019 - 6/8/2019 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Sa Brambleton Info
Register Intermediate Obedience Brambleton & Problem-Solving (ages 18+, Mar-Apr, Sa) 22921 3/2/2019 - 4/6/2019 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Sa Brambleton Info
Introduction to Loom Knitting (ages 18+)
Would you like to try an easy way of knitting sans knitting needles? Try loom knitting! This is a super-fun 2-hour class for beginners. You will complete an actual project while learning basic cast on, two basic stitches and bind off. Everything is provided for the class. Instructor Tonya Hodges is excited to share her knowledge with you! She has learned by training herself and is willing to share input not found in books to help with barriers that may arise. She has been loom knitting since 2014 and has started her own business, Learn to Loom Knit, as well.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Introduction to Loom Knitting (ages 18+, Apr 10, W) 28125 4/10/2019 - 4/10/2019 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM W Green Ridg Info
Register Introduction to Loom Knitting (ages 18+, Apr 8, M) 28106 4/8/2019 - 4/8/2019 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM M Green Ridg Info
Register Introduction to Loom Knitting (ages 18+, Mar 4, M) 28104 3/4/2019 - 3/4/2019 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM M Green Ridg Info
Register Introduction to Loom Knitting (ages 18+, Mar 6, W) 28124 3/6/2019 - 3/6/2019 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM W Green Ridg Info
Register Introduction to Loom Knitting (ages 18+, May 8, W) 28126 5/8/2019 - 5/8/2019 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM W Green Ridg Info
iPhone: The Next Step
Have you been using your iPhone for a while but aren’t sure whether you’re using it to its full potential? Take this class and fall in love with your iPhone again. We will cover how to use Calendar, Contacts, Music, and more. Prerequisites:
• iPhone 5 or higher with iOS 9 or higher operating system
• Understand basic iPhone operation
• Know your Apple ID and password*
• Bring your iPhone to class
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register iPhone: The Next Step (Ages 18+) 33440 2/20/2019 - 2/20/2019 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM W South Co L Info
Italian Extraordinaire (ages 18+)
Chef Domimic's ever-popular italian cooking classes continue! Create a homemade marinara ised to build a baked spaghetti cassserole and a low carb zucchini lasagna. Accompany the main course with a homemade Cesar Salad. Plus a bonus dish, in honor of the upcoming St. Joseph's Day in March create a zeppole dessert. Chef Dominic made an appearance on the fourth season of Fox Network's Hell's Kitchen. He looks forward to the opportunity to bring his family-friendly attitude, skills and good-natured cooking to you and yours!
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Waitlist Italian Extraordinaire (18+, Feb 25, Mo) 22861 2/25/2019 - 2/25/2019 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM M Green Ridg Info
Kids Guitar, Uke, & Keyboard
Children ages 8-12 will have fun while learning the fundamentals of music including rhythm, chords, and melody. Please bring a guitar, ukulele (standard "G-C-E-A" tuning), or keyboard to class. Eight week program. Instructor: Randolf Walker.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Kid's Guitar, Uke, & Keyboard (age 8-12) 32788 4/1/2019 - 5/20/2019 7:05 PM - 8:05 PM M Brambleton Info
Kid's Pottery
Let your child experience the excitement of working in clay as Professional Potter, Rebecca McKeever, brings out their creative side. The student will learn to design pieces out of slabs of clay along with learning coiling and pinch techniques. For students with the physical ability to do wheel work, the lessons will be centering, pulling and shaping clay. The fee includes one bag of clay, glazes and the use of tools. Six week course.
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Register Kids Pottery (ages 7-17) 32767 4/7/2019 - 6/23/2019 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM Su Brambleton Info
Loom Knitting Basics (ages 18+)
After completing your project in Introduction to Loom Knitting, this class is a comprehensive review of loom knitting and covers four cast-ons, four bind-offs as well as many other "must knows", abbreviations and terms about loom knitting. We will spend time practicing what we learn so you can truly make many beginner projects the FIRST time on your own! Everything is provided that is needed to practive all of the skills. Instructor Tonya Hodges is excited to share her knowledge with you! She has learned by training herself and is willing to share input not found in books to help with barriers that may arise. She has been loom knitting since 2014 and has started her own business, Learn to Loom Knit, as well.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Loom Knitting Basics (ages 18+, Apr 24, W) 28129 4/24/2019 - 4/24/2019 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM W Green Ridg Info
Register Loom Knitting Basics (ages 18+, Apr 29, M) 28107 4/29/2019 - 4/29/2019 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM M Green Ridg Info
Register Loom Knitting Basics (ages 18+, Feb 25, M) 22875 2/25/2019 - 2/25/2019 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM M Green Ridg Info
Register Loom Knitting Basics (ages 18+, Mar 13, W) 28128 3/13/2019 - 3/13/2019 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM W Green Ridg Info
Register Loom Knitting Basics (ages 18+, Mar 18, M) 28105 3/18/2019 - 3/18/2019 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM M Green Ridg Info
Register Loom Knitting Basics (ages 18+, May 22, W) 28131 5/22/2019 - 5/22/2019 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM W Green Ridg Info
Maker's Nite-Alcohol Inks (ages 18+)
Alcohol Inks are liquid magic! Create ethereal paintings effortlessly. Come after work and unwind, all supplies included, no “crafty” skill necessary. Each month will feature a different craft to whet your “Maker’s appetite”, and you will complete a project with new friends. Lisa Hoyt is the instructor.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Maker's Nite-Alcohol Inks (ages 18+, March 4, M) 28066 3/4/2019 - 3/4/2019 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM M Green Ridg Info
Maker's Nite-Chocolate Truffles (ages 18+)
Love chocolate? Learn how to make chocolate truffles and take home recipes and a 4-pack. Come after work and unwind, all supplies included, no “crafty” skill necessary. Each month will feature a different craft to whet your “Maker’s appetite”, and you will complete a project with new friends. Lisa Hoyt is the instructor.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Maker's Nite-Chocolate Truffles (ages 18+, May 6, M) 28068 5/6/2019 - 5/6/2019 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM M Green Ridg Info
Maker's Nite-Paint Pouring (ages 18+)
See what all the fuss is about! Join in on a paint pouring mini session and paint a 6x6 tile. Come after work and unwind, all supplies included, no “crafty” skill necessary. Each month will feature a different craft to whet your “Maker’s appetite”, and you will complete a project with new friends. Lisa Hoyt is the instructor.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Maker's Nite-Paint Pouring (ages 18+, April 1, M) 28067 4/1/2019 - 4/1/2019 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM M Green Ridg Info
Medicare Made Easy
You been told that you are eligible for Medicare, but what does that mean? This educational presentation will help you understand the Medicare program, and how to make the right decisions for yourself regarding your medical and prescription drug needs. Presenter: Lynn Atkinson MBA, HIA, SCLA, AAI.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Medicare Decisions Made Easy (ages 55+, Apr.) 32790 4/13/2019 - 4/13/2019 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Sa Brambleton Info
Register Medicare Decisions Made Easy (ages 55+, Mar) 32789 3/9/2019 - 3/9/2019 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Sa Brambleton Info
Register Medicare Decisions Made Easy (ages 55+, May) 32791 5/11/2019 - 5/11/2019 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Sa Brambleton Info
Register Medicare Made Clear 32792 3/7/2019 - 3/7/2019 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Th Brambleton Info
Register Medicare Made Clear 32793 4/11/2019 - 4/11/2019 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Th Brambleton Info
Register Medicare Made Clear 32794 5/9/2019 - 5/9/2019 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Th Brambleton Info
Meditation
Learn how meditation can help you relax, quiet the mind and body and provide tools that help you gain greater focus. Emphasis will be on breathing techniques as well as methods to calm the mind and turn off the daily stress we all face. Meditation is simple and easy to learn and the benefits are immediate and long lasting. This is a beginning course designed for those new to the practice of meditation. Instructor: Angie Kayte.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Journaling Meditation (W, 18+) 31737 4/3/2019 - 4/24/2019 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM W Brambleton Info
Register Meditation (W, 18+) 31736 5/1/2019 - 5/29/2019 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM W Brambleton Info
Mother-Daughter Cooking Night (Family)
Spend some quality time together at the start of Mother's Day weekend! Learn to cook Indian-cuisine! For the menu: Chicken Korma (chicken cooked in cream and yogurt), Bhindi Masala (okra cooked in spices) and Roti (Indian flat bread). Instructor Bhawana Scaer is from India and has been teaching Indian-style cooking for many years and loves to share her culture with others! One registration per family. Daughter(s) must be at least 10 years old.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Mother-Daughter Cooking Night (Family, May 10, F) 28101 5/10/2019 - 5/10/2019 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM F Green Ridg Info
Next Step
Come dive right in to the clay with us as you use your skills learned in the absolute beginner’s pottery course. You will continue your basic methods for finishing and glazing your pieces. Class fee includes studio time during select times when classes aren't in session and the firing of pieces made during the ten week term. Clay must be purchased through Brambleton Center at $25/25 pounds. Prerequisite: Absolute Beginners Pottery. Instructor: Carlos Dowling.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Next Step Pottery (ages 18+) 32701 12/6/2018 - 2/21/2019 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM Th Brambleton Info
Next Step Pottery (ages 18+) 32775 3/21/2019 - 5/23/2019 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM Th Brambleton Info
Oil Painting
Have a passion for painting? This course will cover surface preparation, palette layout, materials handling, color and shading techniques. Great for beginners, those who have painted with acrylics, or those who want to brush up on their skills. First canvas included in cost! Supply list given at time of registration. Six week program. Instructor: Michael Farrar.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Oil Painting (18+) 31730 3/5/2019 - 4/9/2019 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Tu Brambleton Info
One-Pot Dinners & Crockpot Cuisines (ages 18+)
Prepare and cook later! Learn to prepare delectable Pork Fricassee-a combination of garlic, Dijon mustard, and cream that amp up the pan sauce for this succulent pork-and-vegetable sauté. Also, learn to make a classic Irish Beef and Stout Stew-cubes of beef become melt-in-your-mouth tender when braised with Irish stout beer. Another great entree that will be prepared...Chipotle Chicken and Rice-smoky chipotle chilies in adobo sauce that will heat up your tastebuds in this stove-top chicken casserole. Chef Dominic made an appearance on the fourth season of Fox Network's Hell's Kitchen. He looks forward to the opportunity to bring his family-friendly attitude, skills and good-natured cooking to you and yours!
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register One-Pot Dinners & Crockpot Cuisines (18+, April 5, F) 28081 4/5/2019 - 4/5/2019 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM F Green Ridg Info
Paint Pouring I for Beginners (Ages 18+)
The newest trend in home painting, where science meets art, is highly addictive! Google it, then save time and money (and mess) by learning with us. All supplies are provided, including a drying box to transport wet paint safely home as well as gloves and disposable apron, but please wear old clothes and shoes. Bring snacks/drinks if desired or dinner if coming from work. Lisa Hoyt is the instructor.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Paint Pouring I for Beginners (Fluid Art with Acrylics) (ages 18+, Mar 28, Th) 28072 3/28/2019 - 3/28/2019 6:15 PM - 8:45 PM Th Green Ridg Info
Register Paint Pouring I for Beginners (Fluid Art with Acrylics) (ages 18+, May 4, Sa) 28073 5/4/2019 - 5/4/2019 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM Sa Green Ridg Info
Paint Pouring II (Fluid Art with Acrylics) (18+)
By student request: This *NEW* class picks up where Part I leaves off. Learn different techniques such as swipe, tree ring pour, and more. This class assumes basic knowledge of paint pouring but students do not have to have had Part I to participate. All supplies are provided, including a drying box to transport wet paint safely home as well as gloves and disposable apron, but please wear old clothes and shoes. Bring snacks/drinks if desired or dinner if coming from work. Lisa Hoyt is the instructor.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Paint Pouring II (Fluid Art with Acrylics) (ages 18+, April 11, Th) 28074 4/11/2019 - 4/11/2019 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM Th Green Ridg Info
Register Paint Pouring II (Fluid Art with Acrylics) (ages 18+, May 23, Th) 28075 5/23/2019 - 5/23/2019 6:15 PM - 8:45 PM Th Green Ridg Info
Paneer Three Ways (ages 18+)
Paneer is a fresh cheese used in many Indian cuisines. Learn how to make three popular Indian dishes using paneer. Menu for the evening includes: Matar Paneer (a savory curry with peas and paneer), Paneer Tikka (paneer on skewers) and Ras Malai (a creamy dessert). Instructor: Bhawana Scaer.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Paneer Three Ways (ages 18+, April 26, F) 28102 4/26/2019 - 4/26/2019 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM F Green Ridg Info
Pot Luck Luncheons
Join your friends for a special social gathering. Bring a covered dish to share and enjoy. We will play BINGO after the meal, so bring a gift to be used as a prize.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Pot Luck Luncheons (ages 55+) 32784 3/21/2019 - 3/21/2019 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Th Info
Register Pot Luck Luncheons (ages 55+) 32785 4/18/2019 - 4/18/2019 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Th Info
Register Pot Luck Luncheons (ages 55+) 32786 5/16/2019 - 5/16/2019 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Th Info
Register Pot Luck Luncheons (ages 55+) 32787 6/20/2019 - 6/20/2019 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Th Info
Pottery Courses
The Brambleton Center offers a well equipped studio to create original works of clay in both wheel and freeform. Equipment includes 13 electric wheels, a slab roller, and an assortment of tools and accessories for shaping and sculpting the clay. A variety of glazes are mixed in the studio offering about 23 colors. Class fee also includes utilizing the studio on your own during select times when classes aren't in session and the firing of pieces made during the 10 week term. Clay must be purchased through Brambleton Center at $25/25 pounds. Saturday will be an open workshop opportunity for those currently registered in a Pottery class. All pottery classes are ten week programs.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Waitlist Pottery - (age 18+, M Night) 32696 12/3/2018 - 2/25/2019 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM M Brambleton Info
Register Pottery - (age 18+, M Night) 32777 3/18/2019 - 5/20/2019 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM M Brambleton Info
Register Pottery (ages 18+, Th) 32699 12/6/2018 - 2/21/2019 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM Th Brambleton Info
Register Pottery (ages 18+, Th) 32780 3/21/2019 - 5/23/2019 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM Th Brambleton Info
Register Pottery (ages 18+, Tu) 32697 12/4/2018 - 2/19/2019 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM Tu Brambleton Info
Register Pottery (ages 18+, Tu) 32778 3/19/2019 - 5/21/2019 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM Tu Brambleton Info
Register Pottery (ages 18+, W) 32698 12/5/2018 - 2/20/2019 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM W Brambleton Info
Register Pottery (ages 18+, W) 32779 3/20/2019 - 5/22/2019 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM W Brambleton Info
Puppy Kindergarten(ages 18+)
The single most important (and fun) thing you can do for your puppy? Puppy Kindergarten!! For puppies between 10-24 weeks old, socialization with other puppies and people is crucial in order to help them become social, well-balanced dogs. While making lots of friends during off-leash playtime, your puppy will gain confidence by participating in activities and learning basic commands. Discussions for puppy parents include puppy development, house-training, destructive chewing, and play-biting. Six week course taught by High Hopes Dog Training.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Puppy Kindergarten Brambleton (ages 18+, Apr-June, Sa) 28061 4/27/2019 - 6/8/2019 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Sa Brambleton Info
Register Puppy Kindergarten Brambleton (ages 18+, Mar-Apr, Sa) 22923 3/2/2019 - 4/6/2019 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Sa Brambleton Info
Waitlist Puppy Kindergarten Green Ridge (ages 18+, Feb-Mar, Tu) 22916 2/19/2019 - 3/26/2019 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Tu Green Ridg Info
Register Puppy Kindergarten Green Ridge (ages 18+, May-June, Tu) 28057 5/21/2019 - 6/25/2019 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Tu Green Ridg Info
Rice Three Ways (ages 18+)
Rice can be fixed in ways that can make an entire meal. Use a common kitchen staple to create a yummy meal! This evening menu includes Vegetarian Biryani (basmati rice cooked with seasonal veggies and nuts), Poha (a snack made with flattened rice, peanuts and coconut) and Kheer (rice pudding). Instructor: Bhawana Scaer.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Rice Three Ways (ages 18+, Mar 29, F) 28103 3/29/2019 - 3/29/2019 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM F Green Ridg Info
Salmon en Croute (ages 18+)
Seafood never tasted so good! En Croute is a French term that describes a food baked and wrapped in pastry crust. This dish will be a hearty cut of fresh salmon, herb butter and asparagus wrapped delicately in pastry and baked to perfection. Served with a wild rice blend and some tasty pastry snacks and treats. Chef Dominic made an appearance on the fourth season of Fox Network's Hell's Kitchen. He looks forward to the opportunity to bring his family-friendly attitude, skills and good-natured cooking to you and yours!
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Salmon en Croute (18+, May 13, M) 28084 5/13/2019 - 5/13/2019 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM M Green Ridg Info
Sign Painting Party (ages 18+)
Inspire yourself with your own creativity! Whether you want to make a personalized sign for yourself or learn how to host your own sign painting party, this class is for you. Helpful tips for having a party with friends are given and the instructor will contact students who have enrolled at least 3 days in advance to offer personalized sign options. Disposable apron provided for clothing protection. Lisa Hoyt is the instructor.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Sign Painting Party (ages 18+, March 14, Th) 28070 3/14/2019 - 3/14/2019 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Th Green Ridg Info
Register Sign Painting Party (ages 18+, May 9, Th) 28071 5/9/2019 - 5/9/2019 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Th Green Ridg Info
Soap Making (ages 18+)
The science of soap! Learn how soap becomes “soap” through the process of saponification and how to use on line calculators to custom create any soap that suits your personal preference! Participants will have hands on practice creating and following a recipe, learn important safety tips and will leave class with at least one pound of “raw” soap to take home to cure the approximate 6-8 weeks necessary. This is a fast paced course designed to give the basics of soap making. Please bring an old bath sized towel to insulate soap for the ride home. Lisa Hoyt has been teaching soap making for over 20 years.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Soap Making (ages 18+, May 11, Sa) 28069 5/11/2019 - 5/11/2019 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Sa Green Ridg Info
Southern Cooking (ages 18+)
Southern-style cooking favorites you can learn to do in your own kitchen! Start the evening with a Gourmet Shrimp and Grits appetizer. Then sit on down to a Classic Sothern Meal: Southern style fried chicken, field peas (such as black-eyed peas), the tastiest collard greens ever, cornbread and fried green tomatoes. Chef Dominic made an appearance on the fourth season of Fox Network's Hell's Kitchen. He looks forward to the opportunity to bring his family-friendly attitude, skills and good-natured cooking to you and yours!
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Southern Cooking (18+, May 3, F) 28082 5/3/2019 - 5/3/2019 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM F Green Ridg Info
St. Patty's Day Irish Feast (ages 18+)
Get your taste buds going with a traditional Irish feast! A tasty potato skin appetizer, slow-cooked corned beef and cabbage with just the right seasonings paired with homemade sour dough bread! Chef Dominic made an appearance on the fourth season of Fox Network's Hell's Kitchen. He looks forward to the opportunity to bring his family-friendly attitude, skills and good-natured cooking to you and yours!
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register St. Patty's Day Irish Feast (18+, Mar 16, Sa) 28122 3/16/2019 - 3/16/2019 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM Sa Green Ridg Info
Teen Cooking 101 (13-18 years)
A Great Graduation Gift for that soon to be college student or great learning experience for that independent teen! All teens age 13-18 can get the practice needed for when they leave the nest. Lessons learned in course: basic sanitation requirements, kitchen tools commonly used and safe knife skills. Cooking techniques taught in course: roasting/baking, poaching/braising, sautéing/frying and stock/sauce preparation. Teens will learn to prepare several complete meals in under 3 hours. Chef Dominic made an appearance on the fourth season of Fox Network's Hell's Kitchen. He looks forward to the opportunity to bring his family-friendly attitude, skills and good-natured cooking to you and yours!
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Teen Cooking 101 (13-18 years, May 4, Sa) 28079 5/4/2019 - 5/4/2019 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Sa Green Ridg Info
Teen Dinner and Paint Night on Canvas (ages 12-17)
Pizza and paint! Have a fun night out with other teens creating a canvas painting and eating pizza! In this three-hour class you will learn basics of still life painting using acrylic on canvas. Theme will be Surrealism. We will be doing a study of famous surrealist artists, such as Salvador Dali and Frida Kahlo. Students are encouraged to bring in examples of their favorite surrealist artist. Instructor Leandra has a background in Fine Art and Graphic Design. Pizza, salad, drinks and all art supplies provided.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Teen Dinner and Paint Night on Canvas (ages 12-17, March 22, F) 28117 3/22/2019 - 3/22/2019 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM F Green Ridg Info
Register Teen Dinner and Paint Night on Canvas (ages 12-17, May 17, F) 28118 5/17/2019 - 5/17/2019 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM F Green Ridg Info
The Young Chef
Learning to find the joy and value in cooking helps to develop an important skill set and a life-long appreciation for the culinary arts. Enroll the young chef in this series of classes for the opportunity to learn and practice the art of food prep, stove top cooking, and baking. Each class will focus on a different meal time: breakfast lunch, dinner, and dessert! Instructor: Bhawana Scaer.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register The Young Chef (ages 8-13) 32766 4/9/2019 - 4/30/2019 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM Tu Brambleton Info
Therapy Dog Course (ages 18+)
Would you like to give back to your community by volunteering with your dog? Therapy Dogs are used in a variety of settings including hospitals, rehab and long-term care facilities, schools, libraries, Veteran care programs, and many other facilities. During this five week course, we practice advanced behaviors necessary for you and your dog to interact in the community with different types of people in different environments. Your dog must have his or her Canine Good Citizen title to participate.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Therapy Dog Course Green Ridge (ages 18+, April-May Th) 28064 4/25/2019 - 5/30/2019 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM Th Green Ridg Info
Tropical Treats (ages 18+)
A night on a Caribbean Island! This exotic menu includes preparing pineapple pork chops, making a mango-pineapple crab salad and accompanying the meal with Caribbean-spiced shrimp with pineapple salsa. But no night in the islands is complete without a refreshing beverage - homemeade virgin Piña Coladas! Chef Dominic made an appearance on the fourth season of Fox Network's Hell's Kitchen. He looks forward to the opportunity to bring his family-friendly attitude, skills and good-natured cooking to you and yours!
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Tropical Treats (18+, Mar 25, M) 28088 3/25/2019 - 3/25/2019 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM M Green Ridg Info
Ukulele for Absolute Beginners
Ukulele is a fun and easy introduction to playing a stringed instrument. Music reading not required. Bring standard tuned uke (G-C-E-A) to class. Eight week program. Instructor: Randolph Walker.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Ukulele for Absolute Beginners (age 12+) 32770 4/4/2019 - 5/23/2019 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Th Brambleton Info
Vegan & Vegetarian Delights (ages 18+)
Are you or your friends a) vegan b) avoiding dairy c) lactose-intolerant or d) all of the above. Learn to prepare a three-course meal with added vegetarian tips and snacks. These recipes makes sure everyone has something on the menu at your next dinner. A creamy corn chowder, a vegan avocado pasta with blackened vegetables and of course dessert! To end the meal, an orange vegan cake topped with a whipped coconut cream (vegan whipped cream). Chef Dominic made an appearance on the fourth season of Fox Network's Hell's Kitchen. He looks forward to the opportunity to bring his family-friendly attitude, skills and good-natured cooking to you and yours!
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Vegan & Vegetarian Delights (18+, Apr 29, M) 28086 4/29/2019 - 4/29/2019 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM M Green Ridg Info
Watercolor
Enjoy a simplified step-by-step process while you learn to express yourself through watercolors. This class for the beginning student includes techniques such as wet paint on dry paper, wet into wet, lost edges, color glazing, color mixing, palette layout and different brush techniques. Sound composition in both still lives and landscapes will also be covered. Supply list is given at time of registration. First sheet of paper included in cost! Six week program. Instructor: Michael Farrar.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Watercolor (18+) 31728 3/5/2019 - 4/9/2019 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Tu Brambleton Info
Watercolor Painting (ages 18+)
Washes, dry brush and other techniques are used to create watercolor masterpieces. Step-by-step instruction will guide you from basic to more advanced techniques. Paintings will be focused on Still Life and Figure Drawing, however your own creativity and personality in your work is encouraged. Instructor Leandra has a background in Fine Art and Graphic Design. All supplies provided.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Intermediate Watercolor Painting (ages 18+, Apr-May, M) 28111 4/22/2019 - 5/20/2019 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM M Green Ridg Info