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AQU-Adult Advanced Beginning Swim Lessons
This course is for those who can swim, but want to refine their skills to include proper stroke (freestyle and backstroke) form, breathing, and increasing endurance.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Waitlist Adult Advanced Beginning Swim Lessons AQU05106 3/5/2018 - 3/21/2018 4:00 PM - 4:35 PM M,W SeaBreeze Info
Waitlist Adult Advanced Beginning Swim Lessons AQU05107 4/9/2018 - 4/25/2018 5:00 PM - 5:35 PM M,W SeaBreeze Info
Waitlist Adult Advanced Beginning Swim Lessons AQU05108 5/14/2018 - 5/30/2018 5:00 PM - 5:35 PM M,W SeaBreeze Info
Waitlist Adult Advanced Beginning Swim Lessons AQU05109 6/11/2018 - 6/27/2018 5:00 PM - 5:35 PM M,W SeaBreeze Info
Waitlist Adult Advanced Beginning Swim Lessons AQU05110 7/9/2018 - 7/25/2018 5:00 PM - 5:35 PM M,W SeaBreeze Info
Register Adult Advanced Beginning Swim Lessons AQU05111 8/6/2018 - 8/22/2018 5:00 PM - 5:30 PM M,W SeaBreeze Info
Register Adult Advanced Beginning Swim Lessons AQU05112 9/3/2018 - 9/19/2018 5:00 PM - 5:35 PM M,W SeaBreeze Info
AQU-Adult Beginning Swim Lessons
This course is for those who have fear of the water or can swim a little. The course will help participants overcome fear of the water and begin basic swim skills (freestyle).
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Waitlist Adult Beginning Swim Lessons AQU04106 3/5/2018 - 3/21/2018 3:00 PM - 3:35 PM M,W SeaBreeze Info
Waitlist Adult Beginning Swim Lessons AQU04107 4/9/2018 - 4/25/2018 3:00 PM - 3:35 PM M,W SeaBreeze Info
Waitlist Adult Beginning Swim Lessons AQU04108 5/14/2018 - 5/30/2018 3:00 PM - 3:35 PM M,W SeaBreeze Info
Waitlist Adult Beginning Swim Lessons AQU04109 6/11/2018 - 6/27/2018 3:00 PM - 3:35 PM M,W SeaBreeze Info
Waitlist Adult Beginning Swim Lessons AQU04110 7/9/2018 - 7/25/2018 3:00 PM - 3:35 PM M,W SeaBreeze Info
Register Adult Beginning Swim Lessons AQU04111 8/6/2018 - 8/22/2018 3:00 PM - 3:35 PM M,W SeaBreeze Info
Register Adult Beginning Swim Lessons AQU04112 9/3/2018 - 9/19/2018 3:00 PM - 3:35 PM M,W SeaBreeze Info
Waitlist Adult Beginning Swim Lessons AQU04113 4/9/2018 - 4/25/2018 4:00 PM - 4:35 PM M,W SeaBreeze Info
Waitlist Adult Beginning Swim Lessons AQU04114 5/14/2018 - 5/30/2018 4:00 PM - 4:35 PM M,W SeaBreeze Info
Register Adult Beginning Swim Lessons AQU04115 6/11/2018 - 6/27/2018 4:00 PM - 4:35 PM M,W SeaBreeze Info
Register Adult Beginning Swim Lessons AQU04116 7/9/2018 - 7/25/2018 4:00 PM - 4:35 PM M,W SeaBreeze Info
Register Adult Beginning Swim Lessons AQU04117 8/6/2018 - 8/22/2018 4:00 PM - 4:35 PM M,W SeaBreeze Info
Register Adult Beginning Swim Lessons AQU04118 9/3/2018 - 9/19/2018 4:00 PM - 4:35 PM M,W SeaBreeze Info
AQU-Discover Scuba
This course explores what it is like to breathe under water. A Discover Scuba Diving experience is a great way to fulfill a lifetime dream, or decide if you want to go on to become a certified diver. Participants will see how scuba gear is put together and go diving in a very easy, safe four-feet of water. The instructor provides all gear.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Waitlist Discover Scuba AQU02104 2/19/2018 - 2/19/2018 3:00 PM - 3:50 PM M SeaBreeze Info
Register Discover Scuba AQU02105 3/19/2018 - 3/19/2018 3:00 PM - 3:50 PM M SeaBreeze Info
Register Discover Scuba AQU02106 4/16/2018 - 4/16/2018 3:00 PM - 3:50 PM M SeaBreeze Info
Register Discover Scuba AQU02107 5/14/2018 - 5/14/2018 3:00 PM - 3:50 PM M SeaBreeze Info
Register Discover Scuba AQU02108 6/18/2018 - 6/18/2018 3:00 PM - 3:50 PM M SeaBreeze Info
Register Discover Scuba AQU02109 7/16/2018 - 7/16/2018 3:00 PM - 3:50 PM M SeaBreeze Info
Register Discover Scuba AQU02110 8/13/2018 - 8/13/2018 3:00 PM - 3:50 PM M SeaBreeze Info
Register Discover Scuba AQU02111 9/17/2018 - 9/17/2018 3:00 PM - 3:50 PM M SeaBreeze Info
AQU-Intro to Scuba
This is a participant’s first step towards becoming a certified scuba diver! This course covers the classroom requirements, as well as pool time to learn the skills needed. After class, participants will be ready to schedule an open water certification dive through the instructor or a PADI dive shop. Fees payable to instructor first day of class: $50 for books, and $50 for gear. Participants will meet in Clearwater from 11am-1:30pm, and then SeaBreeze pool from 3-4:50pm.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Intro to Scuba AQU03105 4/9/2018 - 4/11/2018 3:00 PM - 4:50 PM M,W SeaBreeze Info
Register Intro to Scuba AQU03106 5/7/2018 - 5/9/2018 3:00 PM - 4:50 PM M,W SeaBreeze Info
Register Intro to Scuba AQU03107 6/4/2018 - 6/6/2018 3:00 PM - 4:50 PM M,W SeaBreeze Info
Register Intro to Scuba AQU03108 7/9/2018 - 7/11/2018 3:00 PM - 4:50 PM M,W SeaBreeze Info
Register Intro to Scuba AQU03109 8/6/2018 - 8/8/2018 3:00 PM - 4:50 PM M,W SeaBreeze Info
Register Intro to Scuba AQU03110 9/10/2018 - 9/12/2018 3:00 PM - 4:50 PM M,W SeaBreeze Info
AQU-Snorkeling
Learn to snorkel, or improve your skills. This course will cover the basics and advanced techniques. This course is great if you are going on a cruise or teaching grandchildren. Enjoy the underwater world of beautiful fish and coral. All equipment is provided, or participants are welcome to bring their own.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Cancelled Snorkeling AQU01104 2/19/2018 - 2/19/2018 4:00 PM - 4:50 PM M SeaBreeze Info
Register Snorkeling AQU01105 3/19/2018 - 3/19/2018 4:00 PM - 4:50 PM M SeaBreeze Info
Register Snorkeling AQU01106 4/16/2018 - 4/16/2018 4:00 PM - 4:50 PM M SeaBreeze Info
Register Snorkeling AQU01107 5/14/2018 - 5/14/2018 4:00 PM - 4:50 PM M SeaBreeze Info
Register Snorkeling AQU01108 6/18/2018 - 6/18/2018 4:00 PM - 4:50 PM M SeaBreeze Info
Register Snorkeling AQU01109 7/16/2018 - 7/16/2018 4:00 PM - 4:50 PM M SeaBreeze Info
Register Snorkeling AQU01110 8/13/2018 - 8/13/2018 4:00 PM - 4:50 PM M SeaBreeze Info
Register Snorkeling AQU01111 9/17/2018 - 9/17/2018 4:00 PM - 4:50 PM M SeaBreeze Info
ART- Advanced Pencil Drawing
This course focuses on the techniques and materials used to create realistic drawings in pencil including reflections, handling crystal, foreshortening, macro drawing and rendering facial features. Proper use of blending techniques is necessary to create various textures and dimensions. Contact instructor at 352-753-8770 for any additional information.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Advanced Pencil Drawing ART30101 4/5/2018 - 5/10/2018 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM Th Captiva Info
ART- Luminous Landscape Painting in Pastel
Emphasis is on “how to” plan and create pastel landscapes from start to finish. Topics include: designing composition using “thumbnails” and value studies from reference material, color relationships and schemes, creating harmony and focal point's incorporating Linear and Aerial perspective and more. Armed with this knowledge and skill building, you will become a “risk taker” and be able to create beautiful Pastel Landscapes. Contact instructor at 352-753-8770.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Luminous Landscape Painting in Pastel ART27101 4/4/2018 - 5/16/2018 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM W Bradenton Info
ART- S/S Abstract Painting
What comes next? You are still excited, the wine glass is empty and you want to learn to paint. Enjoy easy step- by-step methods to develop your own personal style. Finish A Painting. Not a craft class. Supplies required. Arrachme, 828-230- 6613. Different topic each class date. No experience needed.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Abstract Painting- Happy Flowers ART15105 3/13/2018 - 3/13/2018 12:00 PM - 4:30 PM Tu Lake Miona Info
Register Abstract Painting- Splash and Bounce ART15106 5/8/2018 - 5/8/2018 12:00 PM - 4:30 PM Tu Lake Miona Info
ART- S/S How to Paint Water and Sky
Learn layering and glazing. See waves from different viewpoints - shallow beaches to deep water. No experience needed. Amazing outcome - different for each student. Finish a painting. Outcome is unique for each student. Not a craft class. Supplies required. Call the instructor 828-230-6613. Different topic each class date.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Acrylic: How to Paint Water & Sky- Beautiful Beach ART16109 9/18/2018 - 9/18/2018 12:00 PM - 4:30 PM Tu Lake Miona Info
Register Acrylic: How to Paint Water & Sky- Easy Cloud Layers ART16107 4/17/2018 - 4/17/2018 12:00 PM - 4:30 PM Tu Lake Miona Info
Register Acrylic: How to Paint Water & Sky- Midnight on The Ocean ART16108 5/15/2018 - 5/15/2018 12:00 PM - 4:30 PM Tu Lake Miona Info
ART- S/S Mixed Media Painting Adventures!
Wow, great way to learn how to use a variety of paints, techniques to transform a variety of surfaces Terra cotta, mandala friendship rocks, glass, metal, and more! Each one of the classes in this series is geared for beginners (experienced artists will enjoy too!) Each class will explore a different media adventure. Sign up for one, a few or all of the classes! NO SUPPLIES or EXPERIENCE NEEDED. There is a $20 supply fee payable to the instructor the day of the class.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Mixed Media Painting Adventures!/Acrylic Marbling ART07116 6/4/2018 - 6/4/2018 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM M SeaBreeze Info
Register Mixed Media Painting Adventures!/Alcohol Inks ART07120 4/12/2018 - 4/12/2018 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Th Lake Miona Info
Register Mixed Media Painting Adventures!/Alcohol Inks on Canvas ART07115 5/7/2018 - 5/7/2018 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM M SeaBreeze Info
Register Mixed Media Painting Adventures!/Alcohol Inks on Tile ART07118 7/9/2018 - 7/9/2018 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM M SeaBreeze Info
Register Mixed Media Painting Adventures!/Alcohol Inks, Assorted Surfaces ART07129 9/6/2018 - 9/6/2018 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Th Lake Miona Info
Register Mixed Media Painting Adventures!/American Flag Wood Plaque ART07125 6/21/2018 - 6/21/2018 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Th Lake Miona Info
Register Mixed Media Painting Adventures!/Door Wreath Ptg. ART07123 6/7/2018 - 6/7/2018 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Th Lake Miona Info
Register Mixed Media Painting Adventures!/Fall Welcome Signs ART07119 9/10/2018 - 9/10/2018 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM M SeaBreeze Info
Register Mixed Media Painting Adventures!/Friendship Critter Rocks ART07117 6/18/2018 - 6/18/2018 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM M SeaBreeze Info
Register Mixed Media Painting Adventures!/Friendship Rocks ART07127 7/26/2018 - 7/26/2018 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Th Lake Miona Info
Register Mixed Media Painting Adventures!/Glass Painting- Fall Decor ART07128 8/9/2018 - 8/9/2018 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Th Lake Miona Info
Register Mixed Media Painting Adventures!/Mandala Wood Plaque ART07124 6/14/2018 - 6/14/2018 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Th Lake Miona Info
Register Mixed Media Painting Adventures!/Terra Cotta Pots Flower Design ART07126 7/19/2018 - 7/19/2018 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Th Lake Miona Info
Register Mixed Media Painting Adventures!/Terra Cotta Pots Spring Theme ART07121 5/17/2018 - 5/17/2018 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Th Lake Miona Info
Register Mixed Media Painting Adventures!/Welcome Home Signs ART07122 5/24/2018 - 5/24/2018 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Th Lake Miona Info
ART- S/S Stress Free Acrylic Canvas Painting
NO SUPPLIES or EXPERIENCE NEEDED for this fun low key & stress free beginner class! Instructor guides each student through the painting process. Students have fun socializing while painting a quick & easy design. Students complete their own unique painting in class, and are able to display and show off right away! Sign up for one class or all! Each 3 hr. class will be a different design subject, geared for the holiday or time of year. There is a $10 supply fee payable to the instructor the day of class.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Stress Free Acrylic Canvas Painting/April Showers ART06116 4/19/2018 - 4/19/2018 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Th Allamanda Info
Register Stress Free Acrylic Canvas Painting/Beach Theme ART06115 8/6/2018 - 8/6/2018 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM M Pimlico Info
Register Stress Free Acrylic Canvas Painting/Father Child Sillouette ART06114 6/11/2018 - 6/11/2018 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM M Pimlico Info
Register Stress Free Acrylic Canvas Painting/Spring Floral ART06113 5/14/2018 - 5/14/2018 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM M Pimlico Info
Register Stress Free Acrylic Canvas Painting/Summer Picnic ART06117 7/12/2018 - 7/12/2018 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Th Allamanda Info
ART- S/S Tropical Watercolor Workshop
“You Can Do It!” certified Terry Madden Watercolor Teacher Sandy Simpson, continues Terry’s legacy encouraging inspiring artists to learn tools and techniques using bright, vibrant, transparent tropical colors. Teaching in his style, using her originals, her subjects include: Florida’s Skies & Water, Palm Trees & Flowers, Boats & Beach Houses, Birds, Palm Trees, Lighthouses & Rocks. Have fun exploring composition, mixing colors, perspective, lights & darks learning basic to advanced techniques. Beginners to advanced welcome. You will learn techniques & apply at once to your paintings. Approx. cost of basic paint & palette $35 + Email:watercolorsbysandy@gmail.com for the complete list of supplies required & suggested.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Tropical Watercolor Workshop ART32101 4/4/2018 - 4/11/2018 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM W SeaBreeze Info
Register Tropical Watercolor Workshop ART32102 4/18/2018 - 4/25/2018 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM W SeaBreeze Info
Register Tropical Watercolor Workshop ART32103 5/16/2018 - 5/23/2018 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM W SeaBreeze Info
Register Tropical Watercolor Workshop ART32104 5/9/2018 - 5/9/2018 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM W SeaBreeze Info
Register Tropical Watercolor Workshop ART32105 6/13/2018 - 6/13/2018 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM W SeaBreeze Info
Register Tropical Watercolor Workshop ART32106 6/20/2018 - 6/20/2018 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM W SeaBreeze Info
Register Tropical Watercolor Workshop ART32107 7/25/2018 - 7/25/2018 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM W SeaBreeze Info
Register Tropical Watercolor Workshop ART32108 8/8/2018 - 8/8/2018 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM W SeaBreeze Info
ART-A Fresh Approach to Painting
Use acrylics with supportive fresh methods to identify, develop and build your unique personal style of painting. No judgement. No experience. Supplies required. Call instructor at 828-230-6613. Different topics each class date.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register A Fresh Approach to Painting- Powerful Color ART10104 3/6/2018 - 3/6/2018 12:00 PM - 4:30 PM Tu Lake Miona Info
ART-Abstract Painting
Abstract painting requires us to loosen up and let go. Turn shapes and lines into visual language. Learn step-by-step methods with acrylics. Supplies required. Call instructor at 828-230-6613. Different topics each date.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Abstract Painting- Learn The Basic Formula ART15107 6/5/2018 - 6/5/2018 12:00 PM - 4:30 PM Tu Lake Miona Info
Register Abstract Painting- Think Outside the Box ART15104 2/20/2018 - 2/20/2018 12:00 PM - 4:30 PM Tu Lake Miona Info
ART-Acrylic for Beginners
At the end of the course, you will be able to: complete a 11/14 Painting; apply basic acrylic paning techniques to create your own art pieces; Hold a brush properly and use it to create specific brushstrokes; Select color to create depth, perspective, and interest in your paintings; Clean and care for your art supplies to extend the life of the product. There is a $10 material fee payable to the instructor the first day of class. (Email the instructor at lanaugustus@verizon.net for the paint list and brush information).
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Acrylic for Beginners - Floral (White Daisies Vase) ART11105 6/1/2018 - 6/22/2018 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM F Colony Cot Info
Register Acrylic for Beginners - Seascape (To the Beach) ART11106 8/3/2018 - 8/24/2018 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM F Colony Cot Info
Register Acrylic for Beginners - Still Life (Beta Fish Bowl) ART11104 4/6/2018 - 4/27/2018 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM F Colony Cot Info
ART-Acrylic Painting- Expressions for the Soul
This course will explore the beauty and magic of your creative self through painting. Choosing your personal colors, shapes and lines with an intuitive approach and a non-judgmental attitude, you will discover deeper levels of your primary self and build new bridges to your imagination.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Acrylic Painting- Expressions for the Soul ART01103 2/19/2018 - 4/2/2018 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM M Lake Miona Info
ART-Acrylic: How to Paint Water and Sky
Learn glazing, different view points, applications, shallow or deep water. No experience. Supplies required. Call the instructor at 828-230-6612. Different topic each date.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Acrylic: How to Paint Water & Sky- Day at the Beach ART16106 3/20/2018 - 3/20/2018 12:00 PM - 4:30 PM Tu Lake Miona Info
ART-Art of Cartoon Drawing
Learn to capture the “funny” side of life by drawing cartoon animals and people in various comical situations. Clearly stated instructions will aid the participant in completing both single panel and comic strip types of cartoons. Developing the skill of creating humorous captions is taught to enhance the drawings. In addition, caricature drawing will include expanding human features to produce a fun image of a friend, relative or famous person. There is a $35 supply fee payable to instructor the first day of class.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Art of Cartoon Drawing ART12102 2/22/2018 - 3/29/2018 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Th Pimlico Info
Register Art of Cartoon Drawing ART12103 5/24/2018 - 6/28/2018 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Th Lake Miona Info
ART-Basic & Inter. Tole and Decorative Painting
Building Advance Techniques
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Basic & Intermediate Tole and Decorative Painting ART13102 3/12/2018 - 3/26/2018 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM M Lake Miona Info
ART-Basic Tole & Decorative Painting
Students can use acrylic or oil paints to learn the basics of decorative painting such as: strokework, blending, shading, and highlighting. In this 3 week course, students will learn various techniques to paint beautiful designs such as: roses, leaves, waterdrops, fur, grass and a whole lot more! With a few simple lessons students will be able paint decorative designs and borders on a variety of surfaces. Instructor will provide the painting designs, instructions, and painting surfaces. No supplies or experience needed! There is a $20 supply fee payable to instructor day of class.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Basic Tole & Decorative Painting ART08103 4/9/2018 - 4/23/2018 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM M Pimlico Info
Register Basic Tole & Decorative Painting ART08104 7/16/2018 - 7/30/2018 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM M Pimlico Info
ART-Chinese Calligraphy
Learn to create your own Chinese Brush Calligraphy with a native artist. Each piece has its own touch and everyone will appreciate the unique creations. No need to know Chinese. The instructor will take you step-by-step for drawing Chinese characters, and participants will learn a new one each class date. Chinese as a written language has evolved for over 4,500 years, during which many styles have developed. What you learn today will have many uses in the future.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Chinese Calligraphy ART04103 4/4/2018 - 5/2/2018 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM W Eisenhower Info
Register Chinese Calligraphy ART04104 6/27/2018 - 7/25/2018 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM W Eisenhower Info
ART-Colored Pencil Florals and Birds
Colored pencil is an ideal medium for nature painting. It is direct, manipulating and forgiving and is for both the beginner and more seasoned students. This class provides instructions needed to create beautiful nature paintings. In addition to colored pencil fundamentals, blending techniques, values composition, floral points and more will be discussed and implemented including color theory, basic strokes and layering. Contact instructor at 352-753-8770 for more information.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Colored Pencil Florals and Birds ART28101 8/2/2018 - 9/6/2018 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Th Captiva Info
ART-Colored Pencil Intermediate (4)
Work independently on your own subject while learning advanced techniques with individual instruction provided. Lessons will also be provided. Prerequisite required: Colored Pencil Experience.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Colored Pencil Intermediate 4 ART25101 8/1/2018 - 8/29/2018 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM W Eisenhower Info
ART-Colored Pencil Portraits: Shades of Grey
Advance your colored pencil portrait skills by using warm grey Prismacolors to complete one class portrait and one portrait from a photo of your choice Prequisite: Don’t Be Afraid of the Dark. Contact Jan at 352-751-1313 for additional information and/or questions. A supply list will be printed on your registration receipt.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Waitlist Colored Pencil Portraits: Shades of Grey ART21101 2/23/2018 - 4/6/2018 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM F Lake Miona Info
ART-Colored Pencil: Beginner 1
This basic class teaches you how to use colored pencils in order to create a realistic colored pencil painting. No art experience is required. There is a $25 supply fee payable to instructor the first day of class.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Waitlist Colored Pencil Beginner 1 ART09105 4/4/2018 - 5/2/2018 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM W Eisenhower Info
ART-Colored Pencil: Beginner 2
Students will learn how to create shadows, burnish, use a colorless blender, use Verithins, and how to create a dusted background. Prerequisite- Colored Pencil Beginner 1 required.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Colored Pencil: Beginner 2 ART17103 2/27/2018 - 3/27/2018 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM Tu Eisenhower Info
ART-Colored Pencil: Furry Pets
This class concentrates on rendering individual pet features and culminates with students creating their own colored pencil pet portrait on suede mat board. Prerequisite- Colored pencil experience
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Waitlist Colored Pencil: Furry Pets ART19101 3/7/2018 - 3/28/2018 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM W Eisenhower Info
ART-Intermediate Acrylic Painting
This class is for students who have acrylic paint, color theory experience or finished one of the Acrylic for Beginners class. Class will concentrate on composition, color development and technique. Painting demonstrations and discussions will be part of the curriculum. At the end of this course, you will complete a 16x20 Acrylic Painting. There is a $10 material fee payable to the instructor the first day of class. Email instructor at lanaugustus@verizon.net for paint list and brush information.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Intermediate Acrylic Painting - The Blue Heron ART26102 7/13/2018 - 7/20/2018 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM F Colony Cot Info
Register Intermediate Acrylic Painting - The Monarch Butterfly ART26101 5/11/2018 - 5/18/2018 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM F Colony Cot Info
ART-Intro to Oil Painting
Learn the basics about oil paints, specific brushes and palette knives, and varieties of canvas options. Progress by learning to mix colors and various techniques used to exploit the unique characteristics of oils. Each session will allow participants to create and leave with a finished piece. This course offers a foundation from which the participant can expand artistic pursuits to include oil paints. There is a $40 supply fee payable to instructor first day of class for all supplies.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Intro to Oil Painting ART03104 2/26/2018 - 4/2/2018 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM M Eisenhower Info
ART-Mixed Media Painting Adventures!
Wow, great way to learn how to use a variety of paints, and techniques to transform a variety of surfaces Terra cotta, fabric, tiles w/alcohol ink, mandala rocks, glass, metal, and more! Each one of the five classes in this series is geared for beginners (experienced artists will enjoy it too!) Each class will explore a different mixed media adventure! Sign up for all or classes or just a few, each class is individual. No supplies or experience needed. Class selections: Mandala Rocks, Alcohol Ink Tiles, Terra Cotta Pots, Glass & Metal Painting, Fabric and Silk Painting. There is a $10 supply fee payable to instructor day of class.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Mixed Media Painting Adventures!- Friendship Rocks ART07113 3/5/2018 - 3/5/2018 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM M Lake Miona Info
Register Mixed Media Painting Adventures!- Glass & Metal Painting ART07114 3/29/2018 - 3/29/2018 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Th Lake Miona Info
Register Mixed Media Painting Adventures!- Mandala & Pointillism Friendship Rocks ART07112 3/1/2018 - 3/1/2018 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Th Lake Miona Info
ART-One Stroke Painting: Beginner 2
This course will enhance your skills by building on the strokes learned at the beginner level and go beyond to further strengthen your One Stroke talents. Participants will be introduced to the next level of brush strokes and techniques, while learning to paint pansies, roses, hydrangeas, and dragonflies. Participants will use all supplies from the beginner course.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Waitlist One Stroke: Beginner II ART14102 3/1/2018 - 3/22/2018 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM Th Lake Miona Info
Register One Stroke: Beginner II ART14103 4/19/2018 - 5/10/2018 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM Th Lake Miona Info
ART-Reversal Colored Pencil II
This class is a continuation of Reversal Colored Pencil Painting with a continued emphasis on enhanced contrast and drama. Using black and drama colored papers, various color schemes and a limited palette (depending on subject matter) dramatic works are achieved. In addition to colored pencil techniques, students will learn how to design and use effective compositions, and creative lighting. Instructor demonstrations are reference material provided. Contact instructor at 352-753-8770 for more information.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Reversal Colored Pencil II ART29101 8/7/2018 - 9/11/2018 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM Tu Lake Miona Info
ART-S/S A Fresh Approach to Painting
Learn how to express yourself with paint and color. Use acrylic to develop and build your unique point of view. No experience needed. Support given. Finish a Painting. Not a craft class. Supplies are required. Call instructor at 828-230-6613. Different topic each class date.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register A Fresh Approach to Painting- Early Morning Walk ART10105 4/10/2018 - 4/10/2018 12:00 PM - 4:30 PM Tu Lake Miona Info
ART-S/S-Everything You Wanted to Know about Art
This series will examine a variety of artist’s lives, such as Francisco Goya, Edward Hopper, the Wyeth Family and Richard Serra, who were alienated from their current art world. April 11: Pillars of Earth, April 25: Cathedrals of Florence and Rome, May 2: American Architecture, May 16: Charles Eames and Eero Saarinen, May 30: Frank Gehry and the 21st Century.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Waitlist Everything You Wanted to Know about Art - Architechture ART31101 4/11/2018 - 5/30/2018 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM W Pimlico Info
ART-Stress Free Beg. Acrylic on Canvas
No supplies or experience needed for this fun low key & stress free beginner class! Instructor guides each student through the painting process. Students have fun socializing while painting a quick & easy design. Students complete their own unique painting in class, and are able to display and show off right away! Sign up for one class or all! Each class offers a different design subject. Subject Designs are: Anchor, Statue of Liberty, Beach Palm Trees, Moonlight Owl, Surfs Up on the Beach, Moonlight Lovebirds. There is a $10 supply fee payable to instructor day of class.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Stress Free Beginner Acrylic- Beach Flip Flops ART06111 2/22/2018 - 2/22/2018 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Th Lake Miona Info
Register Stress Free Beginner Acrylic- Sunflower ART06112 3/22/2018 - 3/22/2018 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Th Lake Miona Info
CRA- Gardening for the Soul
Plants provide many healthful benefits, as well as being good for the soul. Come learn more, and experience the spiritual joy of gardening as we create an indoor miniature zen garden using crystals and candles. Contact instructor for sample photoat;hortart@gardening-inspirations.com. Supply fee of approximately $25 payable to instructor day of class. Additional materials may be utilized for an additional fee. Bring your own container or you may purchase one at class.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Gardening for the Soul CRA08101 5/5/2018 - 5/5/2018 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Sa Moyer Info
CRA- Sip & Create Wine Glass Garden
Let’s plant during happy hour! We’ll make a miniature beach scene in a wine glass using air plants. Non-alcoholic drinks and hor d’oeuvres will be provided to create a casual party atmosphere, and bring your own wine or other drink if you wish. Contact instructor for sample photos at: hortart@gardening-inspirations.com. Supply fee of $31 payable to instructor day of class.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Sip & Create Wine Glass Garden CRA07101 4/13/2018 - 4/13/2018 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM F Lake Miona Info
CRA-Garden and Miniature Crafts
In this hands-on course, participants will learn the secrets of designing and creating a miniature fairy garden or other gardening project. The best part is picking out personal plants and accessories to create your own special container to take home. Plants used are low-maintenance or “naturalistic” (realistic artificial). Supply fee payable day of class, amount varies per topic (contact instructor for further info).
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Garden Crafts- Easter or Spring Globe CRA05113 3/24/2018 - 3/24/2018 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Sa Lake Miona Info
Register Garden Crafts- Herb Container (miniatures optional) CRA05112 3/3/2018 - 3/3/2018 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Sa Lake Miona Info
CRA-Natural Terrarium Garden
Add some greenery to your indoor décor by creating a garden under cloche style glass. You may choose live ferns and mosses or realistic artificial greenery and flowers. Add decorative touches with stones, miniature mushrooms, frogs, etc. Contact instructor for sample photos: hortart@gardening-inspirations.com. A $29 supply fee payable to instructor day of class.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Natural Terrarium Garden CRA06101 4/7/2018 - 4/7/2018 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Sa Moyer Info
CUL- Basic Beginner Cake Decorating
WOW! is what you’ll hear when you show off your decorating skills with fabulous creations! Learn the basic of cake decorating with an assortment of delicious fillings and toppings to transform ordinary cakes & cupcakes into fabulous works of art. This 3 week course will teach students how to torte, frost and decorate a cake with fancy boarders and flowers. NO SUPPIES OR EXPERIENCE NEEDED. Supply fee of $30.00 is payable to the instructor the first day of class.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Cake Decorating Basic Beginner- Buttercream Icing CUL06101 4/8/2018 - 4/22/2018 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM Su Bridgeport Info
Register Cake Decorating Basic Beginner- Fondant Icing CUL06102 6/3/2018 - 6/17/2018 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM Su Bridgeport Info
CUL- Fast & Fabulous Hors d'Oeuvres for Beginners!
This is a demonstration class, not student interactive. Attendants will enjoy watching the demonstration of how to prepare QUICK & EASY Hors d’ Oeurvres. No fuss or mess, no ovens! Instructor will hand out recipes of the Hors d’ Oeuvres that are demonstrated, and samples will be available for non-dietary or allergy restrictive attendants. Some of the ingredients that may be used are; deli meats, bacon, nuts, fruits, vegetable, dairy products, wheat, and spices. Lab fee paid to instructor day of demo $5.00.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Waitlist Fast & Fabulous Hors d'Oeuvres for Beginners!/Assorted CUL03101 4/30/2018 - 4/30/2018 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM M Pimlico Info
Waitlist Fast & Fabulous Hors d'Oeuvres for Beginners!/July 4th Theme CUL03102 6/25/2018 - 6/25/2018 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM M Pimlico Info
CUL- Sweet Treats to Impress!
You’ll impress yourself & your guests with these fun classes! Each class features a unique project & technique. Sign up for one or for all. A variety of projects will be geared for the time of year or holiday event. NO SUPPIES OR EXPERIENCE NEEDED. Supply fee of $15.00 is payable to the instructor the first day of class.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Sweet Treats to Impress! Cookie Pops CUL05102 5/6/2018 - 5/6/2018 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM Su Bridgeport Info
Register Sweet Treats to Impress! Cupcakes & Cookies (4th July) CUL05105 6/28/2018 - 6/28/2018 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Th Allamanda Info
Register Sweet Treats to Impress! Cupcakes Basic Fill & Decorate CUL05101 4/29/2018 - 4/29/2018 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM Su Bridgeport Info
Register Sweet Treats to Impress! Fondant Cookies & Cupcakes CUL05103 8/20/2018 - 8/20/2018 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM M Bridgeport Info
Register Sweet Treats to Impress!/Character Cupcakes & Cookies CUL05104 9/9/2018 - 9/9/2018 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM Su Bridgeport Info
CUL-Intermediate Cake Decorating
For this class you must have the basics for cake decorating as this is an intermediate class for a more serious student. We will take the basics skills that you have and fine tune them to make fabulous sweet creations . NO SURPPLIES NEEDED. Supply fee of $30.00 is payable to the instructor the first day of class.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Cake Decorating Intermediate - Buttercream Icing CUL04101 7/8/2018 - 7/22/2018 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM Su Bridgeport Info
Register Cake Decorating Intermediate - Fondant Icing CUL04102 8/5/2018 - 8/19/2018 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM Su Bridgeport Info
CUL-Sweet Treats & Cake Decorating
Wow!! is what you’ll hear when you show these fabulous creations! Learn the basics of cake decorating with an assortment of delicious fillings and toppings to transform ordinary cakes, cookies and cupcakes into fabulous works of art! This selection of classes will teach you how to torte, frost and decorate a cake with fancy borders and flowers. Even ordinary store bought cookies and cupcakes will be beautiful and delicious works of art. Sign up for all three classes or just one! No supplies or experience required. Class selections: Cookies, Cupcakes, Cake. There is a $15 supply fee payable to instructor day of class.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Sweet Treats & Cake Decorating- Cookies Royal Icing Flow Method CUL01108 3/8/2018 - 3/8/2018 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Th Lake Miona Info
Register Sweet Treats & Cake Decorating- St. Patrick's Sweet Treats CUL01109 3/15/2018 - 3/15/2018 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Th Lake Miona Info
DAN - S/S- Ballet: Beginner
This class is safe and a gentle way to strengthen muscles, improve flexibility and balance, build core body strength, improve posture and increase energy. The format of the class starts with exercises at the barre, then in the center for balance and control. Steps across the floor will add the element of movement.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Ballet: Beginner DAN08104 4/16/2018 - 5/21/2018 4:15 PM - 5:15 PM M Fenney Info
Register Ballet: Beginner DAN08105 6/4/2018 - 7/9/2018 4:15 PM - 5:15 PM M Fenney Info
Register Ballet: Beginner DAN08106 8/6/2018 - 9/10/2018 4:15 PM - 5:15 PM M Fenney Info
Register Ballet: Beginner DAN08107 6/1/2018 - 7/13/2018 3:15 PM - 4:15 PM F Saddlebroo Info
DAN- Ballroom Level 1 Baby Boomer
This class is for all who want to dance to the music of your generation. The music has become a standard and is played at all social dance events. A “must learn” for wedding receptions, class reunions & cruises. You will learn steps, style, & body movements for the many various rhythms. In five weeks this class will give you the knowledge and confidence to “Let Loose” and “Do Your Own Thing”. Easy, fun and very informative dance class. Partner required.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Ballroom Level 1 Baby Boomer DAN16101 4/14/2018 - 5/12/2018 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM Sa Hibiscus Info
DAN- S/S- Country Dancing
This is a wonderful opportunity for couples to learn Country Dancing in a friendly atmosphere. This course will build each week to incorporate exciting new steps and demonstrate the character and movement of all the dances. Emphasis will be on partnering skills, styling, technique and balance. Partner required at signup.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Country Dancing/Country 2 Step DAN19100 5/14/2018 - 6/18/2018 5:15 PM - 6:15 PM M Hibiscus Info
Register Country Dancing/Country 2 Step DAN19101 4/2/2018 - 5/7/2018 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM M Hibiscus Info
Register Country Dancing/Country 2 Step DAN19103 7/9/2018 - 8/13/2018 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM M Hibiscus Info
Register Country Dancing/Country Waltz DAN19102 5/14/2018 - 6/18/2018 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM M Hibiscus Info
DAN-Ballet: Beginner
This class is for anyone who wishes to strengthen and improve their posture, develop flexibility and control, and help stretch and access all muscles in the body in a gentle, structured manner. The format of the classical ballet class, as it is taught worldwide, starts with exercise at the barre, then in the center for balance and control. Steps across the floor add the element of movement in preparation for little combinations of basic ballet vocabulary.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Cancelled Ballet: Beginner DAN08103 2/19/2018 - 3/26/2018 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM M Fenney Info
DAN-Ballet: Continuing
This course is for students who have some knowledge of basic ballet positions and steps. It includes barre and floor work, and is a full body workout. Steps across the floor will be revisited, and new ones added.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Cancelled Ballet: Continuing DAN12103 2/19/2018 - 3/26/2018 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM M Fenney Info
Register Ballet: Continuing DAN12104 4/16/2018 - 5/21/2018 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM M Fenney Info
Register Ballet: Continuing DAN12105 6/4/2018 - 7/9/2018 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM M Fenney Info
Register Ballet: Continuing DAN12106 8/6/2018 - 9/10/2018 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM M Fenney Info
Register Ballet: Continuing DAN12107 6/1/2018 - 7/13/2018 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM F Saddlebroo Info
DAN-Ballroom- Level 2 Rock ‘N Roll Swing
This course is a continuation of Level I Rock ‘N Roll Swing. Now that participants’ feet are “rocking” and bodies “rolling,” everyone is ready to add new step patterns with new dance positions to create a more animated, spirited, lively and enjoyable Rock ‘N Roll style swing. Enjoy showing off new dancing skills. Partner required.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Waitlist Ballroom- Level II Rock 'N Roll Swing DAN15101 3/1/2018 - 3/29/2018 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Th Allamanda Info
DAN-Ballroom- Level 2 Slow and Fox Trot Rhythms
This course is a continuation of dance training for these two most popular dances. New step patterns, new dance positions, new style features, all designed to make participants and their partners “that special couple” to watch at all dancing events. Learn how to stay on time to the music and how to musically create dance steps to the music played. Partner required.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Ballroom- Level II Slow & Foxtrot Rhythms DAN14101 3/1/2018 - 3/29/2018 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM Th Allamanda Info
DAN-Country Pattern Partner- Beg.
Couples will learn the basic steps first. Participants will be taught four beginner dances. Each dance will be reviewed each week. Everyone dances in a circle, and every couple will be doing the same patterns. Partner required.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Waitlist Country Pattern Partner- Beg. DAN05104 2/22/2018 - 3/29/2018 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Th Bridgeport Info
Register Country Pattern Partner- Beg. DAN05105 4/5/2018 - 5/10/2018 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Th Bridgeport Info
Register Country Pattern Partner- Beg. DAN05106 5/17/2018 - 6/21/2018 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Th Bridgeport Info
Register Country Pattern Partner- Beg. DAN05107 6/28/2018 - 8/2/2018 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Th Bridgeport Info
Register Country Pattern Partner- Beg. DAN05108 8/9/2018 - 9/13/2018 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Th Bridgeport Info
DAN-Country Pattern Partner- Beg. Plus
The dances taught in this course are a little more advanced. Participants who have taken the Beginner’s course first would continue with learning more dances. Partner required.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Country Pattern Partner- Beg.Plus DAN06104 2/22/2018 - 3/29/2018 7:30 PM - 8:45 PM Th Bridgeport Info
Register Country Pattern Partner- Beg.Plus DAN06105 4/5/2018 - 5/10/2018 7:30 PM - 8:45 PM Th Bridgeport Info
Register Country Pattern Partner- Beg.Plus DAN06106 5/17/2018 - 6/21/2018 7:30 PM - 8:45 PM Th Bridgeport Info
Register Country Pattern Partner- Beg.Plus DAN06107 6/28/2018 - 8/2/2018 7:30 PM - 8:45 PM Th Bridgeport Info
Register Country Pattern Partner- Beg.Plus DAN06108 8/9/2018 - 9/13/2018 7:30 PM - 8:45 PM Th Bridgeport Info
DAN-Line Dance with the Twins:Beginner 1
Learn to line dance in six easy lessons. The instructor makes learning as easy as A-B-C. The Absolute Beginner level is for someone who has not danced before and wants to learn some of the dances done on the Town Squares throughout The Villages.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Line Dance Abs. Beg: Dance with the Twins DAN07104 2/19/2018 - 3/26/2018 9:30 AM - 10:20 AM M Allamanda Info
Register Line Dance with the Twins - Beginner 1 DAN07105 4/2/2018 - 5/7/2018 9:30 AM - 10:20 AM M Allamanda Info
DAN-Line Dance with the Twins:Beginner 2
This course is perfect for someone who wants to expand on basic steps and techniques. Learn more dances that are done on the squares and just have fun. Proper shoes required- no flip flops. Dancers should have a knowledge of most of the basic steps for this Beginner class.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Line Dance Beg: Dance with the Twins DAN10104 2/19/2018 - 3/26/2018 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM M Allamanda Info
Register Line Dance with the Twins: Beginner 2 DAN10105 4/2/2018 - 5/7/2018 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM M Allamanda Info
DAN-Partner Ballroom- Level 1 Rock 'N Roll Swing
This is a favorite dance course in The Villages. Learn the feel & rhythm for the original, authentic style of the Rockin’ 50's, 60's and present upbeat tempos of today. You and your partner will learn the step patterns, timing, lead/follow, style, and body moves and interesting footwork to the so popular Rock 'N Roll music. Partner required.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Waitlist Partner Ballroom- Level 1 Rock 'N Roll Swing DAN03104 4/12/2018 - 5/10/2018 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Th Hibiscus Info
DAN-Partner Social Ballroom
This is a wonderful opportunity for couples to learn social ballroom dancing in a fun and friendly atmosphere. This course will build each week to incorporate exciting new steps and demonstrate the character and movement of all the different dances. Emphasis will be on partnering skills, styling, technique, timing and balance.
Partner required.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Partner Social Ballroom- East Coast Swing DAN02103 3/13/2018 - 4/17/2018 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Tu La Haciend Info
DAN-S/S -Ballroom Level III Rock 'N' Roll Swing
The class Rock & Roll Swing you have requested and have been waiting for! A continuation of Levels I & II. New Underarm turns, Dance Positions, and Footwork patterns. New special style features for the lady and cool moves for the man. Continued instruction of combining your step patterns with the rocking of the feet and the rolling of the body. True authentic Rock ‘N’ Roll style of swing. Partner Required.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Ballroom Level III Rock 'N' Roll Swing DAN17101 4/14/2018 - 5/12/2018 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Sa Hibiscus Info
DAN-The Dance of Yoga
This Yoga-inspired dance flow is a mind, body experience that contains stretching, coordination, balance, and relaxation phases. The moves are choreographed to rhythmic music that facilitates graceful free-flowing motion. Participants will improve their flexibility, strength and balance, as well as realizing a calming sensation of well-being.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register The Dance of Yoga DAN01104 4/5/2018 - 5/17/2018 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Th Bacall Info
Register The Dance of Yoga DAN01105 6/7/2018 - 7/19/2018 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Th Bacall Info
Register The Dance of Yoga DAN01106 8/9/2018 - 9/20/2018 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Th Bacall Info
DAN-Two Step 101
Country Two Step is a free-style couple’s dance to upbeat country music. This course is designed for the beginner with little or no experience in Country Two Step. Learn the basic steps, lead, follow, turns and several basic patterns in this course. Smooth soled shoes are recommended.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Waitlist Two Step 101 DAN09103 2/22/2018 - 3/29/2018 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM Th Bacall Info
DAN-Waltz-Level 1
Everyone should have the experience of dancing the Waltz, a foundation dance for all other smooth dances. You will learn the steps, timing, lead & follow techniques for successful partner coordination. We will teach you exactly what you need to know to get you moving, to the beautiful waltz melodies. Partner required.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Waltz-Level 1 DAN18101 4/12/2018 - 5/10/2018 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM Th Allamanda Info
GEN-Ancestry.com: Build Your Tree
In this two session class, you will learn how to start your tree, organize your facts, find answers, share your tree, and print your tree. Bring your own fully charged laptop (Mac or Windows).
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Ancestry.com: Build Your Family Tree GEN07102 3/6/2018 - 3/13/2018 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Tu Lake Miona Info
GEN-Ancestry.com: Searching
This is a hands-on class where the students will have guided on-line research instruction. Topics to be covered include navigating the website, searching tips and tricks, printing tips, and how to use the various records once they have located them. Bring your own fully charged laptop (Windows or Mac).
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Ancestry.com: Searching GEN04103 4/3/2018 - 4/10/2018 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Tu Lake Miona Info
GEN-Creating & Presenting Your Family History
Learn about some of the ways to research, develop and present your own family history story, in order to enrich the value and meaning of your genealogy research findings—from a non-professional who has actually done it. Review and discuss his own example of what can be accomplished. Participant Prerequisites: Genealogy Knowledge Level: Intermediate, Computer Access/Familiarity, Some Awareness of Internet/Web Searching Tools (e.g. Google) and Familiarity with Presentation Tools (e.g. Powerpoint)
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Creating & Presenting Your Family History Story GEN08101 4/24/2018 - 4/26/2018 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Tu,Th Colony Cot Info
Register Creating & Presenting Your Family History Story GEN08102 5/22/2018 - 5/24/2018 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Tu,Th Colony Cot Info
Register Creating & Presenting Your Family History Story GEN08103 8/7/2018 - 8/9/2018 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM Tu,Th Eisenhower Info
GEN-Family Tree Maker 2017
This course is designed for the person who is considering purchasing or upgrading to the new Family Tree Maker 2017, has recently purchased it, or has been using Family Tree Maker to organize family history information. Covered topics include entering data, correcting data entry mistakes, sourcing the data, adding pictures to Media, basic printing, syncing the tree with Ancestry, and backing up the file. Students are asked to bring a laptop (Windows or Mac) to class.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Family Tree Maker 2017 GEN03104 3/5/2018 - 3/26/2018 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM M Lake Miona Info
GEN-Genealogy: Absolute Beginning
This course is strongly recommended for all students who are new to genealogy as it provides an excellent base for the other genealogy courses offered through The Enrichment Academy and for participating in The Villages Genealogy Society. Students are requested to bring pencils, an eraser, and a three ring binder with them to class.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Waitlist Genealogy: Absolute Beginning GEN02105 4/2/2018 - 4/2/2018 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM M Lake Miona Info
GEN-Getting the Most From Familysearch.org
In this course, the website will be explored at length. Students will learn to use the free databases the website has to offer from locations in the United States, as well as the world. Also, students will learn to use other resources, such as digitized family histories and the exceptional instruction material the site contains. Students are asked to bring a laptop (Windows or Mac) to class.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Getting the Most From Familysearch.org GEN05102 3/20/2018 - 3/27/2018 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Tu Lake Miona Info
Register Getting the Most From Familysearch.org GEN05103 4/9/2018 - 4/16/2018 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM M Lake Miona Info
GEN-Google and Genealogy Research
This is a hands-on class where the students will have guided on-line research instruction. Topics to be covered include navigating the website, searching tips and tricks, printing tips, and how to use the various records once they have located them. Bring your own fully charged laptop (Windows or Mac).
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Google and Genealogy Research GEN06102 2/26/2018 - 2/26/2018 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM M Lake Miona Info
Register Google and Genealogy Research GEN06104 4/23/2018 - 4/23/2018 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM M Lake Miona Info
HEA-Ageless Grace
Ageless Grace is a cutting-edge Brain Fitness Program based on neuroplasticity that activates all 5 functions of the brain: analytical, strategic, kinesthetic learning, memory/recall, creativity & imagination. Each of the 21 tools stimulate the body and increase cognitive functions.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Waitlist Ageless Grace HEA01104 4/2/2018 - 5/21/2018 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM M Lake Miona Info
Register Ageless Grace HEA01105 6/4/2018 - 7/16/2018 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM M Lake Miona Info
Register Ageless Grace HEA01106 8/6/2018 - 9/17/2018 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM M Lake Miona Info
HIS- S/S Woman of World War II
This class is about HER war: The female test pilots, nurses, spies, war correspondents, and entertainers. Emphasis is on the “Angels of Bataan” and the women of the O.S.S.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Woman of World War II HIS15102 5/1/2018 - 5/29/2018 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM Tu Lake Miona Info
HIS- S/S-Groundbreakers - Part 2
Women who took to the sky and those who help children soar.
This class starts with The Audacious aviators, wing walkers and stunt pilots of the early 20th century.
Then explores the groundbreaking educators who created enriching learning opportunities for all, such as Maria Montessori and Mary McLeod Bethune.
A fun and creative combination of women who dared!
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Groundbreakers - Part 2 HIS23102 9/13/2018 - 9/20/2018 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM Th Lake Miona Info
HIS-Conspiracies and Secret Organizations
A conspiracy is a secret plan made by two or more people to do something that is harmful or illegal, or the act of secretly planning to do something that is harmful or illegal. A conspiracy theory is the idea that someone, or a group, acts secretly to achieve power, wealth, influence, or other benefit. This course will cover major conspiracies and secret organizations in history and today.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Waitlist Conspiracies and Secret Organizations HIS16101 3/2/2018 - 3/9/2018 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM F Lake Miona Info
HIS-First Mothers: Five Presidential Mothers
Meet aristocratic Sarah Roosevelt, glamorous Rose Kennedy, battered wife Dorothy Ford, sassy Lillian Carter, and irrepressible Virginia Clinton: five remarkable women who rocked presidential cradles.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register First Mothers: Five Presidential Mothers HIS22101 7/3/2018 - 7/31/2018 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM Tu Lake Miona Info
HIS-Fredricksburg an Chancellorsville
A detailed look into the battles on the Rappahannock River after Antietam and before Gettysburg.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Fredricksburg and Chancellorsville HIS24101 5/15/2018 - 5/17/2018 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Tu,Th Lake Miona Info
HIS-From Mozart to Elvis: A Musical Journey
Would you like to go on a musical journey that takes you from the classical music of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart to the rock and roll music of Elvis Presley? On our way we will enjoy learning about the life and music of Stephen Collins Foster, Irving Berlin, Al Jolson, with many music and video clips for your enjoyment.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register From Mozart to Elvis: A Musical Journey HIS21101 4/4/2018 - 5/9/2018 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM W Lake Miona Info
Register From Mozart to Elvis: A Musical Journey HIS21102 7/11/2018 - 8/15/2018 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM W Lake Miona Info
HIS-Gettysburg and Antietam
Take a close look at the two battles that changed the course of the Civil War. Look at the actions of the units and why and how the event occurred.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Gettysburg and Antietam HIS09102 6/5/2018 - 6/12/2018 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Tu,Th Lake Miona Info
HIS-Groundbreakers
The third collection of “Women Who Dared”- this time featuring innovative educators, audacious aviators and exceptional athletes. Explore the lives of the women and their expansive effects on the world, especially for young girls. Examples include: Florence “Pancho” Barnes, Babe Didrikson Zaharias and Marva Collins.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Groundbreakers HIS04101 3/5/2018 - 4/2/2018 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM M Lake Miona Info
HIS-S/S Our US Constitution
Our constitution has served the American people for 225 years with only 27 amendments. This course will view the late 18th century historic setting in which the framers developed the constitution; the elements of the constitution they drafted; the selling of the constitution to the original 13 states; and finally an evaluation of how the constitution has worked out for American people over the past 225 years.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Waitlist Our US Constitution HIS12102 4/5/2018 - 4/26/2018 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM Th Eisenhower Info
HIS-S/S-Groundbreakers - Part 1
Women & the Wide World of Sports
Today Women are on the field, in the stadium, on the court and in the back office. Not true very long ago. We explore how they got there and the true champions on and off the field. Learn how these groundbreakers paved the way for women of today. Including the extraordinary amateurs, The Olympians and the professionals in the business of sport as athletes and management.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Groundbreakers - Part 1 HIS23101 4/26/2018 - 5/10/2018 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM Th Lake Miona Info
HIS-S/S-Katherine "Kay" Graham
You saw "The Post." This class is the rest of the story. Kay Graham was an insecure, emotionally isolated "poor little rich girl." She grew up to marry the brilliant, charismatic philanderer Phil Graham who abused her before he plunged into mental illness and committed suicide. She then became publisher of The Post, where she took on the union, the all-boys' club of the newspaper industry, and a president. She became the most powerful woman in America, another Washington Monument.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Katherine "Kay" Graham HIS26101 4/5/2018 - 4/12/2018 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM Th Lake Miona Info
HIS-Surviving Nazi Concentration Camps
Participants who take this course will hear a story of a 16-year-old Hungarian Jewish boy trying to survive under horrible conditions in Auschwitz and slave labor camps, for one year. There is a $20 supply fee to instructor first day of class for the book “We Got the Water, Tracing My Family’s Path through Auschwitz.”
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Cancelled Surviving Nazi Concentration Camps HIS20103 3/7/2018 - 3/28/2018 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM W Lake Miona Info
HIS-The Remarkable Roosevelt Women, Part I
This course tells the unforgettable saga of the feisty, fascinating, awe-inspiring, mischief-making Roosevelt women. They were the mothers, wives, sisters, and daughters of two of the twentieth century’s most dynamic presidents. Part I will focus on the female relatives of President Teddy Roosevelt. Some were stay-at-home moms, some were trailblazers. We will begin with Mittie Bullock Roosevelt, mother to four children.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Waitlist The Remarkable Roosevelt Women- Part I HIS15101 2/27/2018 - 3/27/2018 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM Tu Lake Miona Info
HIS-Themes&Things: American Revolution & Civil War
This course consists of engaging lectures on military, naval, and civilian aspects on these two major events in American History. The instructor dresses in different historical outfits that coincide with the different lectures, and brings in many historical artifacts, including a full medical kit from each time-period. Besides discussing the major causes and events of the wars, a major part of the course consists of portraying the lives of the ordinary soldiers and civilians, including food.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Themes & Things of the American Revolution and Civil War HIS01104 2/26/2018 - 3/26/2018 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM M Lake Miona Info
HIS-Walt Disney: The Man, Myth, the Legend
Walt Disney’s career, characterized by astounding successes, saw unbelievable failures. Frequently near bankruptcy, Disney lures us with targeted marketing, reinvented animation, and family-friendly parks.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Walt Disney: The Man, Myth, the Legend HIS06103 2/21/2018 - 2/28/2018 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM W Eisenhower Info
Register Walt Disney: The Man, Myth, the Legend HIS06104 3/21/2018 - 3/28/2018 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM W Eisenhower Info
HOB S/S - Advanced Balloon Artistry
This class will take your balloon décor skills to the next level. You will learn advanced twist, and balloon décor. Wow your friends and take your ballooning to the next level. Class requires completion of beginner course. There is a $12.00 suppy fee payable to the instructor the first day of class.


Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Advanced Balloon Artistry HOB05101 6/6/2018 - 6/27/2018 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM W Pimlico Info
HOB- S/S- Beginning Balloon Artistry
Have you ever wanted to learn how to create your own balloon animals to impress a crowd or entertain at your Grandchild’s birthday parties? If so, this balloon art for beginner’s course is the perfect place to start! Start with the basics, and get step-by-step instructions for common balloon art knots and twists, then learn how to make flowers and animals. There is a $14.00 supply fee payable to the instructor the first day of class. Supplies will include a pump and more than 100 colorful balloons!
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Beginning Balloon Artistry HOB04101 4/4/2018 - 4/25/2018 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM W Pimlico Info
Register Beginning Balloon Artistry HOB04102 5/9/2018 - 5/30/2018 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM W Pimlico Info
HOB- S/S- Chess for Beginners
Participants will learn the basics of chess along with strategies. The class is designed for those with no prior chess experience or those who haven’t played in many years.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Chess for Beginners HOB06101 4/9/2018 - 4/16/2018 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM M Churchill Info
Register Chess for Beginners HOB06102 8/20/2018 - 8/27/2018 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM M Churchill Info
HOB-Beginning Mah Jongg
Mah Jongg is a rummy-like game played with tiles, rather than cards. Learn about Mah Johngg, look at the tiles, how to build walls, pass out hands, how to read a Mah Jongg card, etc. There will be review every week. There will be review every week of the past week’s lesson.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Waitlist Beginning Mah Jongg HOB01104 2/20/2018 - 3/20/2018 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM Tu Bridgeport Info
Register Beginning Mah Jongg HOB01105 4/3/2018 - 5/1/2018 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM Tu Bridgeport Info
Register Beginning Mah Jongg HOB01106 5/15/2018 - 6/12/2018 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM Tu Bridgeport Info
Register Beginning Mah Jongg HOB01107 6/26/2018 - 7/24/2018 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM Tu Bridgeport Info
Register Beginning Mah Jongg HOB01108 8/7/2018 - 9/4/2018 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM Tu Bridgeport Info
HOB-Magic for Beginners
Magic for Beginners will teach the basics of sleight of hand. At the completion of the course, participants will know how to make a silk handkerchief disappear, perform tricks with rope, do a basic mind reading routine, as well as various magic effects with playing cards. Also to be discussed will be ethics in magic, magic as an art, and performance tips to amaze friends, family and grandchildren. There is a $15 materials fee payable to instructor the first day of class.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Waitlist Magic for Beginners HOB02104 3/6/2018 - 3/20/2018 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM Tu Lake Miona Info
LAN- American Sign Language (ASL) Part 2
This class is for those students who have taken the intro ASL class from Mr. Davis and want to expand their basic signing skills and knowledge of Deaf culture.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Waitlist American Sign Language (ASL) Part 2 LAN11102 3/1/2018 - 3/29/2018 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Th Lake Miona Info
Register American Sign Language (ASL) Part 2 LAN11103 4/2/2018 - 4/30/2018 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM M Lake Miona Info
LAN S/S - French 1
This course uses Total Physical Response (TPR) to get students involved. Students participate in French conversations centered around simple daily experiences.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register French 1 LAN04103 4/12/2018 - 5/3/2018 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Th Lake Miona Info
Register French 1 LAN04104 6/7/2018 - 6/21/2018 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Tu,Th Lake Miona Info
Register French 1 LAN04105 8/9/2018 - 8/30/2018 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Th Lake Miona Info
LAN- S/S America Sign Language (ASL) Part 1
Participants will be exposed to fingerspelling, basic signing, receptive/expressive conversational situations, and Deaf culture. In this interactive course, participants will be asked to participate in various verbal and non-verbal group activities.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register American Sign Language (ASL) Part 1 LAN01105 8/20/2018 - 9/17/2018 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM M Lake Miona Info
LAN- S/S- French 2
A continuation of French 1. Students will develop skills using verbs/tenses as applied to popular culture. Required Bien Dit workbook “Cahier d ’activities”, by Holt: ISBN 0-03-079718-7.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register French 2 LAN12102 5/10/2018 - 5/31/2018 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Th Lake Miona Info
Register French 2 LAN12103 9/4/2018 - 9/18/2018 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Tu,Th Lake Miona Info
LAN- S/S-Come Sign with Me!
If the ability to communicate through the use of sign language fascinates you, then come learn how to use the fourth most common language in the United States with this 6 week beginner course. Students will be introduced to sign language including the differences between forms and vocabulary through the use of vocabulary lists, sentences and practice exercises. Students will also be provided with a brief introduction to the deaf community and its culture.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Come Sign with Me! LAN16101 4/9/2018 - 4/25/2018 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM M,W Rohan Info
Register Come Sign with Me! LAN16102 5/14/2018 - 6/4/2018 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM M,W Rohan Info
Register Come Sign with Me! LAN16103 7/11/2018 - 8/1/2018 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM M,W Rohan Info
LAN-Chinese Idioms for Beginners
This course is a fun way to gain an overview understanding of the Chinese culture and language. Like English, Chinese idioms consist of combinations of only four characters that describe familiar sayings. Idioms are a group of words established by usage as having a meaning, not obvious from the individual characters, e.g. it’s raining cats and dogs. Learn the understanding of combinations of four characters in Chinese.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Chinese Idioms for Beginners LAN02102 2/22/2018 - 3/22/2018 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM Th Lake Miona Info
LAN-Continuation of Spanish
This is the continuation of “Welcome to Conversational Beginners’ Spanish”. You must have completed “Welcome to Conversational Spanish’ or have Spanish speaking experience. Heavy emphasis will be placed on speaking, listening, interpretation and writing. In addition, there will be heavy concentration on sentence structure and verb agreement. Course A and B are structured in such a way you can take either one first.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Continuation of Spanish - A LAN14101 4/5/2018 - 5/24/2018 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM Th Lake Miona Info
Register Continuation of Spanish - B LAN15101 6/7/2018 - 7/26/2018 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM Th Lake Miona Info
LAN-Culture of France for Travelers
This course, taught by a native of France and graduate of Paris University, is aimed at those planning a trip to France, or those just interested in the French culture. Learn the exciting aspects of French life- including language, art, culinary treats, music, fashion, literature, and a touch of history.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Culture of France for Travel LAN03103 3/15/2018 - 4/5/2018 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Th Lake Miona Info
LAN-Italian Language for Travel
What participants will learn in this course will enhance their traveling experience. This is a fun learning course with basic grammar, culture and much more. Come, learn from a teacher that is a native Italian and speaks fluent Italian.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Waitlist Italian Language for Travel LAN06103 2/21/2018 - 3/14/2018 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM W Eisenhower Info
Register Italian Language for Travel LAN06104 4/4/2018 - 4/25/2018 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM W Lake Miona Info
Register Italian Language for Travel LAN06105 5/30/2018 - 6/20/2018 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM W Lake Miona Info
Register Italian Language for Travel LAN06106 8/1/2018 - 8/22/2018 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM W Lake Miona Info
LAN-Let Me Teach You Spanish (Ultra Beginner)
This ultra-beginner's course is for those who have no experience in Spanish, but have been afraid to try, thinking it may be too hard. Well, it’s not! In this course, the participants will be provided with a sufficient understanding of the Spanish language. Materials in this course will provide participants with the confidence to advance to higher level Spanish courses. Be introduced to many words, some you already know; how to count; days of the week; months of the year, etc.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Waitlist Let Me Teach You Spanish (Ultra Beginner) LAN07103 3/6/2018 - 3/27/2018 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Tu Lake Miona Info
Waitlist Let Me Teach You Spanish (Ultra Beginner) LAN07104 6/5/2018 - 6/26/2018 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Tu Lake Miona Info
Register Let Me Teach You Spanish (Ultra Beginner) LAN07105 8/28/2018 - 9/18/2018 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Tu Lake Miona Info
LAN-S/S Chinese, Language, Culture and Wisdom
An overview of Chinese language, culture and wisdom through an examination of Chinese sayings. This introduces the beginning to various aspects of China. Designed especially for those interested in learning about China and Chinese people. Stories behind the Holiday’s and their meanings.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Chinese, Language, Culture and Wisdom LAN02103 5/16/2018 - 6/13/2018 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM W Eisenhower Info
Register Chinese, Language, Culture and Wisdom LAN02104 8/8/2018 - 9/5/2018 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM W Eisenhower Info
LAN-Welcome to Conversational Beginner's Spanish
This course is intended for students who have previous (limited) Spanish experience from high school, college, or have taken Mario’s “Let Me Teach Your Spanish” course. For those who lack confidence, it is recommended to start with “Let Me Teach Your Spanish.” Learn some grammar, write simple sentences, have simple conversations, go deeper into numbers, the alphabet, some conjugation, the concept of Ser & Estar-.
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