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
Register Snorkeling AQU01114 2/18/2019 - 2/18/2019 4:00 PM - 4:50 PM M SeaBreeze Info
Register Snorkeling AQU01115 3/18/2019 - 3/18/2019 4:00 PM - 4:50 PM M 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
Register Discover Scuba AQU02114 2/18/2019 - 2/18/2019 3:00 PM - 3:50 PM M SeaBreeze Info
Register Discover Scuba AQU02115 3/18/2019 - 3/18/2019 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: $100 for books and 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 AQU03113 2/11/2019 - 2/13/2019 3:00 PM - 4:50 PM M,W SeaBreeze Info
Register Intro to Scuba AQU03114 3/11/2019 - 3/13/2019 11:00 AM - 1:30 PM M,W SeaBreeze Info
ART- Acrylic for Beginners
Description: At the end of this course, you will be able to: complete a 11x14 Acrylic Painting; Apply basic acrylic painting 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 $30.00 material fee payable to instructor the first day of class.
Participants need to bring to class: a palette knife; a water container; paper towels; easel; color wheel; table cloth; a "stay wet" palette; and acrylic paints (Instructor will send a paint list via email).
email).
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Acrylic for Beginners: (Egret) ART11112 3/8/2019 - 3/29/2019 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM F Colony Cot Info
Register Acrylic for Beginners: (Floral - Spring Bouquet) ART11111 2/1/2019 - 2/22/2019 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM F Colony Cot Info
ART- Acrylic: Stress-Free Painting on Canvas
These classes are fun, low-key & stress-free painting class. Each participant is guided through the painting process, all while having fun and socializing with others. Classes are geared for people that want whimsical fun-art, not fine-art! Students will complete the 11x14 canvas painting during class. No experience or supplies needed, but students are encouraged to bring an apron. $10 supply fee payable to instructor first day of class. Please contact instructor for more info: terisfunart@gmail.com
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Stress-Free Acrylic Painting on Canvas (American Flag w/Statue of Liberty) ART06120 2/6/2019 - 2/6/2019 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM W Lake Miona Info
Register Stress-Free Acrylic Painting on Canvas (Flamingo Trio) ART06119 1/28/2019 - 1/28/2019 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM M Lake Miona Info
ART- Acrylics: Loving Vincent
Explore the beauty of color through classic landscape with a twist. Visit the impressionist style of painting when paint made its way into tubes. The sky can be green or blue or purple or yellow. Apply paint to canvas while you move forward to modern day and experience what happened in the 20th century color explosion. Finish a painting. No experience necessary. Call instructor for supply list. Arrachme 828-230-6613
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Acrylics: Loving Vincent ART16114 3/12/2019 - 3/12/2019 12:00 PM - 4:30 PM Tu Lake Miona Info
ART- Acrylics: The Shape of Water
Learn easy methods for flowing water, spraying water, to peaceful still water in demo format! Receive easy written instruction to follow along. Then create your own water scene on canvas. You learn to capture visual movement in your subjects then let go! Arrachme gently guides you every step of the way to finish a painting. No experience necessary. Call Instructor for supply list, Arrachme 828-230-6613.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Acrylics: Shape of Water ART16113 2/19/2019 - 2/19/2019 12:00 PM - 4:30 PM Tu Lake Miona Info
ART- Chinese Calligraphy Continuing
Focus on the techniques and materials used to create Chinese drawing in brush. Proper use of brush techniques is necessary. You must have completed the Ultra Beginner Chinese Calligraphy course or have previous experience. Heavy emphasis will be placed on Chinese calligraphy skills. Supplies required. Contact the instructor at 352-775-8677 for more information.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Chinese Calligraphy: Continuing ART40101 2/13/2019 - 3/13/2019 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM W Lake Miona Info
ART- Colored Pencil Portraits: Shades of Grey
Advance your portrait skills using 6 shades of grey plus black and white to complete a portrait provided by your instructors plus a portrait from your favorite photo of a family member or friend.
PREREQUISITE: Colored Pencil Portraits: Don’t be Afraid of the Dark. Contact Jan @352-751-1313 for additional information. Supply list will print on your registration receipt.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Colored Pencil Portraits: Shades of Grey ART21102 2/22/2019 - 3/29/2019 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 using layering and blending techniques. No previous art/drawing experience is required. Extra fee to instructor for special art tools $25.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Waitlist Colored Pencil Beginner 1 ART09112 2/7/2019 - 3/14/2019 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM Th Eisenhower Info
ART- Colored Pencil: Beginner 2
Students will learn how to create shadows, burnish, use a colorless blender, how to 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 ART17104 2/13/2019 - 3/20/2019 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM W Eisenhower Info
Register Colored Pencil: Beginner 2 ART17105 2/21/2019 - 3/28/2019 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Th Eisenhower Info
ART- Colored Pencil: Furry Pets 2
In this class you will bring in your own photographs and render your furry pet portrait from those photos using colored pencils. I will help you with composition, color selection, and creating your pet paintings. Prerequisite- Colored Pencil Furry Pets 1.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Colored Pencil: Furry Pets 2 ART43101 2/26/2019 - 4/9/2019 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Tu Lake Miona Info
ART- Digital Artistry: Advanced
This course is designed for students who have taken my basic class or already have some experience doing post photo-processing and have worked with some of the tools such as Photoshop or Corel Painter, or iColorama. Intended for people who want to really explore both the aesthetics of digital art and different ways to create it. Supply fee of $20 payable to the instructor the first day of class. Students will need to bring to class a laptop with Windows 10 as operating system.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Digital Artistry: Advanced ART49101 1/17/2019 - 2/4/2019 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM M,Th Eisenhower Info
ART- Luscious Watercolor Landscapes
This course will get the beginner and intermediate students started painting vibrant and beautiful landscapes in watercolor. Beginning with an introduction to materials and demonstrations of various techniques, student’s skill set will be identified. Also through demonstration and exercises, students will learn how to set up their palettes, mix colors, create washes, and incorporate proper pictorial images and more. Focus is on skill building from “thumbnail sketches” and Value Studies to developed paintings. Students will also learn value and color theory in relation to compositional design. This course is an opportunity to learn “how to paint”. A $5.00 supply fee is payable to the instructor the first day of class. Contact instructor at 352-753-8770 for more information.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Waitlist Luscious Watercolor Landscapes ART47101 2/20/2019 - 3/27/2019 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM W Eisenhower Info
ART- Oil Painting: Intermediate
This class is for the experienced artist who wants to take their oil painting skills to a higher level.
Join award-winning artist, Michael Pintar, and focus on maximizing composition, managing palette choices for clean color, adding interest through loose brushwork and using palette knives, establishing strong values and edge control. Important: Student must have all supplies and equipment associated with creating studio paintings using oil paints. Instructor will provide supply and material requirements prior to first class.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Oil Painting: Intermediate ART35102 2/28/2019 - 3/7/2019 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Th SeaBreeze Info
ART- Oil Painting: Introduction
This class is designed for anybody who wants to explore oil painting. You’ll learn about the materials used,mixing colors, how to start and finish an oil painting. Some of the concepts include underpainting and
blocking-in,fat-over-lean, using different brushes and a palette knife, glazing, scumbling, and more. Drawingexperience is helpful. There is a $40 supply fee payable to the instructor the first day of class. All materials and easels will be provided during each class.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Oil Painting: Introduction ART03107 1/21/2019 - 2/18/2019 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM M Eisenhower Info
Register Oil Painting: Introduction ART03108 3/18/2019 - 4/15/2019 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM M Eisenhower Info
ART- Tropical Watercolors: Beginner
“You Can Do It !” Sandy Simpson, certified Terry Madden Watercolor Teacher, continues Terry’s legacy encouraging aspiring 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, Flowers, Boats & Beach houses, Birds, Palm Trees, Lighthouses & Rocks. Have fun exploring composition, mixing colors,perspective, lights & darks techniques to apply to your paintings.
Beginners/Beginners Plus welcome. Approx. cost of basic paint & palette $35.00 + Arches paper.
Email :watercolorsbysandy@gmail.com for a complete list of supplies required & suggested.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Tropical Watercolors: Beginner ART37102 3/6/2019 - 3/13/2019 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM W SeaBreeze Info
ART- Tropical Watercolors: Intermediate
“Teaching is my passion. Bring your supplies and a positive attitude.” Have a fun, creative learning
experience exploring composition, mixing colors, perspective, lights & darks. Sandy Simpson, Certified Terry Madden Watercolor Teacher, continues Terry’s legacy encouraging aspiring artists to learn tools and techniques using bright, vibrant, transparent tropical colors,
teaching in his style, using her originals. Subjects include: Florida’s Skies & Water, Flowers, Boats &
Beach houses, Birds, Palm Trees, Lighthouses & Rocks. “You Can Do It !”
Email : watercolorsbysandy@gmail.com for a complete list of supplies required & suggested.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Tropical Watercolors: Intermediate ART38102 3/20/2019 - 3/27/2019 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM W SeaBreeze Info
ART- Zentangle Mindful Drawing
Get the full Zentangle experience by drawing and shading structured patterns on Zentangle Fabriano Paper Tiles. Soft music plays in the background as we focus on being present and letting go of the outcome. Leave feeling relaxed, rejuvenated and in the right frame of mind to take on the rest of the day. First timers are welcome. You do not have to take the beginner class to take this one. $15 supply fee due to instructor at first class to cover all supplies needed for the entire four weeks including Pigma Micron Pens, Zentangle Pencil, Tortillion and Paper Tiles.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Art Zentangle Mindful Drawing ART45103 2/19/2019 - 3/12/2019 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM Tu Pimlico Info
ART-Acrylic Painting-Expressions of the Soul 2
This course will explore and expand the adventure into your creative self through painting and mixed media. 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. Supplies required and will print on your receipt.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Acrylic Painting- Expressions of the Soul 2 ART36101 2/4/2019 - 3/18/2019 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM M Lake Miona Info
ART-One Stroke Painting: Beginner 1
Discover your hidden talent! Developed by Donna Dewberry, the One Stroke Painting technique is easy for everyone. This course offers hand’s-on painting sessions taught by a One Stroke certified instructor. Learn the basic techniques and combination strokes to paint wildflowers, daisies, rosebuds, wisteria, bees, sunflowers, leaves, vines, birdhouses, and more. People who have never picked up a brush before will feel comfortable trying and mastering this method. Learn how to prepare, load, and care for brushes. No previous painting experience is required for this course. Note: items will be available for purchase at the first class (appx. $65).
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Waitlist One Stroke Painting: Beginner ART05104 2/14/2019 - 3/7/2019 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM 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
Register One Stroke Painting: Beginner 2 ART14105 3/14/2019 - 4/4/2019 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM Th Lake Miona Info
CRA- Mini/Fairy Artificial Garden
Don’t need the benefits of live plants or are a snowbird? This class is for you! Learn the secrets of floral and landscape design to create a miniature beach/tropical scene with realistic looking succulents or a woodland/fairy garden using artificial plants and flowers. See www.gardening-inspirations.com/Workshops for sample photo. Supply fee approximately $45.
Notes: Supply fee, payable to instructor at end of class, covers foam, sand, moss, wire, glue, plants, basic miniature accessories, use of all tools and more. Supply fee is approximate and will vary depending upon supplies chosen. Bring your own container to match your decor, or appropriate containers are available at class, most $12. The ideal container should be 10-12” wide and 4" deep, and can be a bowl or rectangular pot of any material.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Mini/Fairy Artificial Garden CRA15101 2/16/2019 - 2/16/2019 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Sa Lake Miona Info
CRA- Miniature/Fairy Garden
Make a tropical beach or woodland scene for indoors or your covered lanai using ferns, foliage, and succulents. Enhance with creative miniature accessories, the style being smaller, adorable versions of what you can realistically find in larger landscapes. See www.gardening-inspirations.com/Workshops for sample photo. Supply fee approximately $35. Notes: Supply fee, payable to instructor at end of class, covers soil, drainage rock, mulch, plants, basic miniature/fairy accessories, use of all tools, and more. Supply fee is approximate and will vary depending upon supplies chosen. Bring your own container to match your decor, or appropriate containers are available at class, most $12. The ideal container should be 12-14" wide and 4-6" deep, and can be a bowl or rectangular pot of any material, with or without a drainage hole. Bring gardening gloves if you have them.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Miniature/Fairy Garden CRA09102 2/23/2019 - 2/23/2019 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Sa Moyer Info
CRA- Outdoors Mini/Fairy Garden
Learn the secrets to designing and creating a miniature or fairy garden for your outdoor container. We’ll utilize foliage and flowering plants that are meant for surviving our tropical environment outdoors. See www.gardening-inspirations.com/Workshops for sample photo. Supply fee approximately $45.

Notes: Supply fee, payable to instructor at end of class, covers soil, mulch, glue, plants, basic miniature/fairy accessories, and use of all tools. Supply fee is approximate and will vary depending upon supplies chosen. Bring your own container to match your outdoor décor (many can be found at big box stores for approximately $10). The ideal container should be 14-16" wide and 12” deep, and must have a drainage hole. Bring gardening gloves if you have them.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Outdoors Mini/Fairy Garden CRA14101 3/30/2019 - 3/30/2019 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Sa Moyer Info
CRA- The Wonderful World of Herbs
Come learn from a former farmers’ market herb grower about how to grow, use, and store delicious and healthy herbs. Afterwards you’ll create your own herb container garden to take home. See www.gardening-inspirations.com/Workshops for sample photo. Supply fee $30.
Notes: Supply fee, payable to instructor at end of class, covers herbs, soil, use of all tools, and more. Optionally you may add miniature accessories to complete our garden for an additional fee. Bring your own container 14-16” wide and 8-12” deep, with a drainage hole. Bring gardening gloves if you have them.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Waitlist The Wonderful World of Herbs CRA16101 3/16/2019 - 3/16/2019 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Sa Lake Miona Info
Register The Wonderful World of Herbs CRA16102 3/19/2019 - 3/19/2019 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Tu Lake Miona Info
CUL- Cake Decorating for Beginners:
Students will learn the basics of cake decorating using buttercream icing: how to level, torte, fill, frost, and decorate a round cake. This fun class is geared for anyone that has ever wanted to try or wants a refresher on basic cake decorating. Lot’s of helpful information and recipes included. An apron is recommended, but no experience or supplies needed. $15 supply fee payable to instructor day of class. Please notice: No Dietary restrictions, contact instructor for more info: terisfunart@gmail.com
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Waitlist Cake Decorating for Beginners: (Spring Theme) CUL06104 3/3/2019 - 3/3/2019 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM Su Bridgeport Info
Waitlist Cake Decorating for Beginners: (Valentine Cake) CUL06106 2/11/2019 - 2/11/2019 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM M Pimlico Info
CUL- Fast & Fabulous Hors D'oeuvres Beginners
These creative bites will delight everyone during this interactive class. This is a basic beginner class, designed to take the stress and hassle out of preparing delicious Hors d’oeuvres. Recipes are not complicated or gourmet – just fun & delicious. Students will “taste” during class, and go home with a sample tray of Hors d’oeuvres & recipes. Students encouraged to bring a beverage and an apron. $20 supply fee payable to instructor day of class. Please notice: No Dietary restrictions, contact instructor for more info: terisfunart@gmail.com
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Waitlist Fast & Fabulous Hors D'oeuvres for Beginners: (Sweet & Savory) CUL03107 2/17/2019 - 2/17/2019 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM Su Bridgeport Info
Register Fast & Fabulous Hors D'oeuvres for Beginners: (Sweet & Savory) CUL03108 3/19/2019 - 3/19/2019 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM Tu Bridgeport Info
CUL- Sweet Treats Decorating for Beginners:
Have fun learning how to decorate plain cupcakes, cookies & more using buttercream/fondant and various other decorations to transform them into beautiful, tasty works of art! No supplies or experience required, just bring an apron. $15 supply fee payable to instructor day of class.
Please notice: No Dietary restrictions, contact instructor for more info: terisfunart@gmail.com
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Sweet Treats Decorating for Beginners: (Valentine Theme) CUL05108 2/10/2019 - 2/10/2019 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM Su Bridgeport 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 at signup.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Ballroom Level 1 Baby Boomer DAN16102 3/2/2019 - 3/30/2019 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Sa Hibiscus Info
DAN- Ballroom Level 1 Rock 'N' Roll Swing
This is a favorite dance class in The Villages. You will learn the feel and the rhythm of the AUTHENTIC STYLE of rocking 50’s, 60’s and present upbeat tempos of today. You and your partner will learn the step patterns, timing, lead/follow, style, body moves and interesting footwork to the popular Rock ‘N’ Roll music. Partner required at signup.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Ballroom Level 1 Rock 'N' Roll Swing DAN03107 2/28/2019 - 3/28/2019 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Th Allamanda Info
DAN- Ballroom Level 1 Slow & Foxtrot Rhythms
You and your partner will receive admired attention as you dance around the floor with dance steps designed to fit the music. While others are swaying in place, you will be moving around the dance floor with romantic body moves twirls, underarm turns and dips. You will learn to combine and inter-change the slow dance style step patterns to the brighter tempos of Fox Trot. Emphasis will be placed on the style of each dance and how to stay on time to the music. Individual attention and help given to all students. Partner required at signup.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Ballroom Level 1 Slow & Foxtrot Rhythms DAN13103 2/28/2019 - 3/28/2019 5:15 PM - 6:15 PM Th Allamanda Info
DAN- Ballroom Level 1 Waltz
Everyone should have the experience of dancing the Waltz, a foundation dance for all other smooth dances and a very special dance class for beginners. Detailed, easy introduction to the basic Waltz step patterns, how to stay on time to the music and the necessary lead and follow skills for comfortable partner coordination. We will teach you exactly what you need to know to get you moving to the beautiful Waltz melodies. Partner required at signup.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Ballroom Level 1 Waltz DAN18102 3/2/2019 - 3/30/2019 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM Sa Hibiscus Info
DAN- Ballroom Level 1-B Latin Rhythms
A continuation of introducing you to the most popular Latin dances. You will learn new Latin Rhythm step patterns, timing, lead & follow skills. Learn how body moves and footwork will easy develop the style of the dance. You and your partner will enjoy your skills of dancing interchangeable step techniques from one Latin dance to other Latin rhythms. Partner required at signup.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Ballroom Level 1-B Latin Rhythms DAN22101 1/19/2019 - 2/9/2019 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM Sa Hibiscus Info
DAN- Ballroom Level 2 Rock 'N' Roll Swing
This class is a continuation of Level 1 Rock ‘N’ Roll Swing. Now that your feet are “rocking” and your body “rolling”, you are ready to add new step patterns with new dance positions to create a more animated, spirited, lively and enjoyable Rock ‘N’ Roll style swing. You and your partner will enjoy showing off your new dancing skills. Partner required at signup.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Ballroom Level 2 Rock 'N' Roll Swing DAN15104 1/19/2019 - 2/9/2019 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM Sa Hibiscus Info
DAN- Chi Dancing
Creating an abundance of Chi (Life Energy) will lift your spirit, open your heart, and fill you with enthusiasm. Chi Dance (Meditation in Motion Movements) will activate major energy centers in the body, dissolving stagnant energy that prevents the flow of life-giving Chi. Sessions begin with Chi Bliss warm ups, Chi Dance movements, and Great Circle Meditation. Once mastered this practice, you will gain improved balance, strength, agility, grace, coordination, and great mental focus.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Waitlist Chi Dancing DAN27101 1/18/2019 - 2/15/2019 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM F Hibiscus Info
DAN- 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 Dance of Yoga DAN01109 2/14/2019 - 3/21/2019 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Th Bacall Info
DAN- East Coast Swing: Intermediate Level II
This Intermediate East Coast Swing course is a follow-up class to the beginner class, or for those who already know basic East Coast Swing steps/beginner turns. Students will be taught new turns with a focus on refining your moves. Dance pace is appropriate for Villagers, casual and fun. Partner required at signup.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register East Coast Swing: Intermediate Level II DAN30101 2/24/2019 - 3/31/2019 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM Su Fenney Info
DAN- Line Dance: Beginner
This course is for those individuals who would like to further their experience in basic steps and line dance technique in a fun atmosphere. Learn more dances as well as those dances done on The Villages Town Squares. Dancers should have knowledge of most basic steps for this class. Proper footwear is required - no flip flops allowed.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Line Dance: Beginner DAN26102 2/25/2019 - 4/1/2019 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM M Allamanda Info
DAN- Line Dance: Introduction
You can line dance in six easy lessons. This class is for the individual who is new to line dancing and wants to learn in a fun, comfortable atmosphere. Basic steps and line dance technique will be taught while learning some of the line dances done on The Villages Town Squares and in social settings. Proper shoes are required - no flip flops allowed.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Line Dance: Introduction DAN25102 2/25/2019 - 4/1/2019 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM M Allamanda Info
DAN- Line Dancing for Beginners
This course is designed to teach the new dancer (or those who do not think they can dance) the fundamentals of line dance. This will be a fun course!
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Line Dancing for Beginners DAN28102 3/3/2019 - 4/7/2019 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Su Big Cypres Info
DAN- Two Step 201, Beyond Basic
Students need to have taken Two-Step 101 class or know the basics of country two-step. This class will focus on technique and choreography, new moves and styles. Students will learn dance frame, lead and follow, turn techniques, and other tips to make dancing more enjoyable. Smooth soled shoes are recommended (or bring an old pair of socks to slip over your shoes). Partner required at sign up.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Two Step 201, Beyond Basic DAN20103 2/21/2019 - 3/28/2019 7:45 PM - 8:45 PM Th Bacall 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
Register Ballet: Beginner DAN08110 2/18/2019 - 3/25/2019 4:15 PM - 5:15 PM M Fenney Info
Register Ballet: Beginner DAN08111 1/25/2019 - 3/8/2019 3:15 PM - 4:15 PM F Saddlebroo 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
Register Ballet: Continuing DAN12110 2/18/2019 - 3/25/2019 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM M Fenney Info
Register Ballet: Continuing DAN12111 1/25/2019 - 3/8/2019 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM F Saddlebroo Info
DAN-Country Pattern Partner- Beginner
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
Register Country Pattern Partner- Beginner DAN05112 2/14/2019 - 3/21/2019 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 DAN06112 2/14/2019 - 3/21/2019 7:30 PM - 8:45 PM Th Bridgeport 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 (or bring an old pair of socks to slip over your shoes). Partner required at sign up.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Two Step 101 DAN09106 2/21/2019 - 3/28/2019 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM Th Bacall Info
GEN- Build Your Family Tree on Ancestry.com
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 Build Your Family Tree on Ancestry.com GEN09102 2/18/2019 - 2/25/2019 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM M Lake Miona Info
GEN- Family Tree Maker 2017 - Part 2
Topics to be covered include doing on-line research from within FTM2017 working with some data entry options, using FTM2017 Tools, and learning to print some of the advanced printing report options, including a family history book. Students must bring their own fully charged laptop (Mac or PC) with the FTM 2017 software already installed.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Waitlist Family Tree Maker 2017- Part 2 GEN12101 2/5/2019 - 2/26/2019 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Tu Lake Miona Info
Register Family Tree Maker 2017- Part 2 GEN12102 2/5/2019 - 2/26/2019 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Tu 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.
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Register Genealogy: Absolute Beginning GEN02109 2/4/2019 - 2/4/2019 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM M Lake Miona Info
Register Genealogy: Absolute Beginning GEN02110 3/4/2019 - 3/4/2019 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM M Lake Miona Info
GEN- RootsMagic - Part 2
Topics to be covered include doing on-line research from within RootsMagic, working with some data entry options, using the RootsMagic Tools, and learning to print some of the advanced printing report options, including a family history book. Students must bring their own fully charged laptop (Mac or PC) with the RootsMagic software already installed.
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Register RootsMagic - Part 2 GEN11101 3/5/2019 - 3/26/2019 2:00 PM - 3:30 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).
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Register Ancestry.com: Searching GEN04106 1/21/2019 - 1/28/2019 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM M Lake Miona Info
GEN-Getting the Most From Familysearch.org
In this two session class the website Familysearch.org 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 materials the site contains. Bring your own fully charged laptop (Windows or Mac).
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Register Getting the Most From Familysearch.org GEN05105 3/18/2019 - 3/25/2019 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM M Lake Miona Info
HEA- A Peaceful Mind is a Precious Gift
A peaceful mind is the foundation for health, happiness and well-being, yet quieting the mind can be difficult! Learn simple tools that help calm the restless activity of the mind. Relax, unwind. Create a powerful shift, enjoy a fresh perspective, and experience life anew! Includes Present Moment Meditation™. Chairs provided.
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Register A Peaceful Mind is a Precious Gift HEA11101 2/28/2019 - 2/28/2019 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Th Eisenhower Info
HEA- Age-less Yoga Face
Why stop exercising above your neck? In this workshop you can learn how to incorporate a facial regime that equates giving your face a workout. A recent study found that facial exercise can actually make you look years younger. This class will begin with yoga exercises to allow nourishing blood flow into the face. Followed by facial exercises, facial acupressure points, eye, neck & shoulder exercises, and ending with a relaxing facial balancing meditation. Wear comfortable clothing, bring a mirror, and a yoga mat.
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Waitlist Age-less Yoga Face HEA08102 2/23/2019 - 2/23/2019 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Sa Bradenton Info
Register Age-less Yoga Face HEA08103 3/16/2019 - 3/16/2019 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Sa Bradenton Info
HEA- Chakra Clearing
There are 7 main energy centers in the body, known as chakras. Each chakra is located throughout our body so that it correlates to specific body ailment and physical dysfunctions; each energy center also houses our mental and emotional strengths. ... The clearing of the energy can also balance our emotional state of mind.
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Register Chakra Clearing HEA12102 2/12/2019 - 3/19/2019 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM Tu Canal Stre Info
HEA- Experience the Self: An Inner Journey
Have you ever wondered who you are beyond your name, form and the many roles you've played throughout your lifetime? Embark on an extraordinary journey and experience the radiant, peaceful presence within. Enrich your life! Enjoy ease, harmony, and a greater sense of Self. Includes Present Moment Meditation™. Chairs provided.
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Register Experience the Self: An Inner Journey HEA10101 2/27/2019 - 2/27/2019 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM W Bradenton Info
HEA- Medication Safety for the Older Adult
This course will review most medications used by older adults and empower them with knowledge. Medications to be reviewed by class will be high blood pressure, high cholesterol, diabetes, and asthma/COPD medications. Each class will cover drug interactions, food interactions, warnings, dosing and side effects. Q & A will be held at the end of each class. Feedback from students will be used to include other medications of interest.
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Cancelled CANCELLED-Medication Safety for the Older Adult HEA09102 3/5/2019 - 3/26/2019 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Tu Lake Miona Info
HEA- Meditation Deep Relaxation
Many people have a hard time meditating. But every night when you fall asleep there’s one thing you have to do: let go of your thoughts. We’re using a biological process of sleep to help you naturally and effortlessly disengage from your thoughts. Just lying of down in a comfortable position, listening to slowly guided meditation and affirmations, you’ll be going into a sleep state where you can enter the deepest states of meditation, effortlessly. The hardest thing you’ll have to do is stay awake. Bring blanket or jacket and small pillow.
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Register Meditation Deep Relaxation HEA13103 2/1/2019 - 2/22/2019 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM F Manatee Info
Register Meditation Deep Relaxation HEA13104 3/1/2019 - 3/29/2019 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM F Manatee 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.
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Register Ageless Grace HEA01109 2/11/2019 - 3/18/2019 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM M Bacall Info
HEA-Matter of Balance
This fall prevention program combines interactive class discussion and exercises proven to reduce fall risk. Developed by the Maine Department of Health and Boston University, Matter of Balance addresses fall hazards in the home and environment, fear of falling, assertiveness, fall related behaviors and the importance of exercise.
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Register Matter of Balance HEA04105 2/28/2019 - 4/18/2019 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Th Captiva Info
Register Matter of Balance HEA04108 2/28/2019 - 4/18/2019 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM Th Manatee Info
HIS- Conspiracy Theory – JFK
It has been 50 years since President John F. Kennedy was assassinated, we have heard about the conspiracy theories. Decades of investigations, hearings, records documents, books, movies and interviews have failed to provide an answer to The Question: Did Lee Harvey Oswald act alone when he shot the President? This class will review theories about who could have been involved and what more is known today.
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Waitlist Conspiracy Theory – JFK HIS30101 3/1/2019 - 3/15/2019 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM F Lake Miona Info
Register Conspiracy Theory – JFK HIS30102 3/2/2019 - 3/16/2019 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Sa Lake Miona Info
HIS- Discovering the Amazon
History of the discovery of Amazon, the 1st naturalists to venture into the dense and dangerous jungles and the frightening and fantastic creatures and useful plants they found in its jungles and rivers.
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Register Discovering the Amazon HIS43101 3/21/2019 - 3/21/2019 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Th Eisenhower Info
HIS- Famous Island Prisons
History of the prisoners and what they had done to send them to the ‘colonies of the damned’ including the successful/unsuccessful escapes from the world’s most famous island prisons.
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Register Famous Island Prisons HIS40101 2/28/2019 - 2/28/2019 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Th Eisenhower Info
HIS- Grant Moves South
A detailed look at Grants Overland campaign. Featuring the battles of the Wilderness, Spotsylvania and Cold Harbor.
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Register Grant Moves South HIS31102 2/19/2019 - 2/21/2019 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Tu,Th Lake Miona Info
HIS- History of Ireland
History of early Ireland including the Celts and the Druids and the wealth of Irish legends including; banshees, changelings, pookas and leprechauns.
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Register History of Ireland HIS42101 3/17/2019 - 3/17/2019 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Su Bridgeport Info
HIS- Italian Renaissance
Power, Plots, Popes, and Poison:
History of the ‘dark side’ of the Italian & French Renaissance, 200 years of power, plots, popes and poison.
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Register Italian Renaissance HIS38101 2/14/2019 - 2/14/2019 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Th Eisenhower Info
HIS- LBJ and Lady Bird Johnson
Lyndon Johnson, the 36th President of the U.S. was an enormously talented and intriguing man. A legendary master in amassing and wielding power, he skillfully used it to accomplish lofty goals and influence the world-in civil rights, reducing poverty, and unfortunately, Vietnam. His character flaws are equally legendary.
Lady Bird Johnson was a successful entrepreneur, astute political operative and a concerned environmentalist. She was the balancing force that tempered the excess of her husband and created the funds for his political ambitions. Come examine the fascinating lives and lasting influence of these two individuals from small towns in Texas.
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Waitlist LBJ and Lady Bird Johnson HIS34101 2/21/2019 - 3/14/2019 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Th Lake Miona Info
HIS- Madams in America 1850-1910: Part 2
Another historical romp about the 1st CEOs of the America’s service industry with a change of venue featuring the famous/infamous madams of New Orleans, Alaska and San Francisco.
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Register Madams in America 1850-1910: Part 2 HIS41101 3/14/2019 - 3/14/2019 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Th Eisenhower Info
HIS- Spain: Dreams, Legends and Lies
The dreams, legends and lies that created the history of Spain including the truth about Ferdinand & Isabella and their infamous Spanish Inquisition.
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Register Spain: Dreams, Legends and Lies HIS39101 2/24/2019 - 2/24/2019 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Su Bridgeport Info
HIS- The Knights Templar
The Knights Templar a religious military order of knighthood at the time of the Crusades was founded to protect Christian pilgrims to the Holy Land. The order under the Pope grew prominent in military campaigns, building castles and fortresses and wealth. Falsely accused of blasphemy and blamed for failures in the Holy Land, the order was destroyed by King Philip IV of France. This class will cover the origin, growth and demise and questions. What happened at the end? Where did their treasure go? Are they related to The Masons?
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Cancelled CANCELLED-The Knights Templar HIS29103 3/21/2019 - 4/4/2019 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Th Lake Miona Info
HIS- Tsars & Empresses of Imperial Russia
History, anecdotes and surprises about Imperial Russia presented through the lives of famous and notorious Rurik & Romanov Tsars & Empresses.
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Register Tsars & Empresses of Imperial Russia HIS44101 3/31/2019 - 3/31/2019 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Su Bridgeport Info
HIS- World War II in Europe
Detailed examination of the war in Europe. Featuring the fall of France Barbarossa, Stalingrad, D-Day and the Battle of the Bulge. The Italian and North African campaigns are also covered.
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Register World War II in Europe HIS32102 3/12/2019 - 3/26/2019 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Tu Lake Miona Info
HIS-Frank Lloyd Wright- Wright or Wrong?
Led by two nineteen year Frank Lloyd Wright docents, class participants will experience the drama of Frank Lloyd Wright’s long, volatile life: his incredible self-esteem, his irresponsible romances; his remarkable vision. The story of his life will incorporate the major styles for which he became famous, highlighting several representative projects. His innovations and failings, both professional and personal, will be contrasted.
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Waitlist Frank Lloyd Wright- Wright or Wrong? HIS19102 2/14/2019 - 2/28/2019 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Th Lake Miona Info
HIS-Fredericksburg an Chancellorsville
A detailed look into the battles on the Rappahannock River after Antietam and before Gettysburg.
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Register Fredericksburg and Chancellorsville HIS24102 2/12/2019 - 2/14/2019 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Tu,Th Lake Miona Info
HIS-The Roosevelt Women: Part 2
The story of the tangled relationships between our 32nd president FDR and the many women who loved him, including his formidable mother, his world renown wife, and his elusive mistress Lucy. Eleanor's intimate female friends and mentors are also featured in this revealing history.
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Register The Roosevelt Women: Part 2 HIS28101 3/5/2019 - 4/2/2019 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.
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Register Themes & Things of the American Revolution and Civil War HIS01106 2/4/2019 - 3/4/2019 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM M Lake Miona Info
HOB- Balloon Artistry: Advanced
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 $16.00 supply fee payable to the instructor the first day of class.
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Register Balloon Artistry: Advanced HOB05102 2/13/2019 - 3/13/2019 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM W SeaBreeze Info
HOB- Bring on the Clowns!
This course will teach basic clown skills and etiquette, and prepare participants for active membership in a clown alley or group. Learn about the different types of clowns, and how to choose a character. Come learn the basics of clown arts.
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Register Bring on the Clowns! HOB03104 2/6/2019 - 3/27/2019 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM W Pimlico Info
HOB- 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.
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Register Chess for Beginners HOB06104 2/18/2019 - 2/25/2019 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM M Saddlebroo Info
HOB- Mah Jongg: Beginner
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.
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Register Mah Jongg: Beginner HOB01112 2/19/2019 - 3/19/2019 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM Tu Bridgeport Info
HOB- Mah Jongg: Winning Strategies
Learn to play Mah Jongg with more confidence and win more hands. This interactive lecture course is for people who know how to play but would like additional assistance in setting up tiles, reading hands, analyzing the card, deciding on a hand, changing hands and strategies to improve your game. Special emphasis is on card analysis.
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Waitlist Mah Jongg: Winning Strategies HOB07104 2/14/2019 - 2/14/2019 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Tu Lake Miona 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 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. The first class of each session covers some topics that serve as a foundation for the second and third classes. For this reason attendance at the first class is a pre-requisite for the second and third class. There is a $15 materials fee payable to instructor the first day of class.
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Waitlist Magic For Beginners HOB02107 2/5/2019 - 2/19/2019 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM Tu Lake Miona Info
Waitlist Magic For Beginners HOB02108 3/5/2019 - 3/19/2019 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM Tu Lake Miona Info
LAN - Spanish -"Let's Keep Talking Spanish"
Come and join us for the continuation of "Let's Talk... Spanish for Beginners. The course is designed to expand your speaking skills. It will enable you to talk about your feelings, describe what you see and do as well as where you go. The class is "user friendly" but previous knowledge of Spanish is required. There is a $5.00 fee for optional booklet.
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Register Spanish -"Let's Keep Talking Spanish" LAN20101 2/19/2019 - 3/7/2019 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM Tu,Th Lake Miona Info
LAN- American 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.
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Register American Sign Language (ASL) Part 1 LAN01107 2/28/2019 - 3/28/2019 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Th Lake Miona Info
LAN- American Sign Language (ASL) Part 3
This class is for students who have taken the intro American Sign Language (ASL) Part 1 and American Sign Language (ASL) Part 2 classes from Mr. Davis and want to continue expanding their intermediate signing skills and knowledge of the Deaf culture. Students will also be given an opportunity to interact with members of the Deaf community.
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Register American Sign Language (ASL) Part 3 LAN18103 2/25/2019 - 3/25/2019 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM M Lake Miona Info
Cancelled CANCELLED-American Sign Language (ASL) Part 3 LAN18104 2/28/2019 - 3/28/2019 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Th Lake Miona Info
LAN- Culture of France for Travelers
This class 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.
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Register Culture of France for Travelers LAN03105 1/31/2019 - 2/21/2019 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM Th Lake Miona Info
LAN- French IV
A continuation of The Enrichment Academy's French III. It is open to graduates of French III and those with limited French Studies. The emphasis will be on speaking and interacting as applied to today's French culture. Included is an introduction to composing and writing phrases. No book is required, all material furnished.
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Register French IV LAN19102 3/28/2019 - 4/18/2019 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Th Lake Miona Info
LAN- French II
A continuation of French 1. Students will develop skills using verbs/tenses as applied to popular culture. No book is required, all materials are furnished.
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Register French 2 LAN12104 1/31/2019 - 2/21/2019 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Th Lake Miona Info
LAN- French III
This class is offered to those who have completed my French I & II. The objective will be to continue building vocabulary, grammar, concepts and sentence structure with emphasis on speaking French. No book is required, all materials are furnished.
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Register French 3 LAN17103 2/28/2019 - 3/21/2019 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Th Lake Miona Info
LAN- Italian 1: Beginners Traveling To Italy
This course is an introduction to the Italian Language for students interested in learning Italian or planning to visit Italy. This class provides a basic foundation of the language plus much more information about Italy in general. Students will be encouraged to read and speak Italian at all times during class. The instructor was born and grew up in Rome and speaks fluent Italian. We will use “Learn Italian the Fast and Fun Way” the fourth edition by Marcel Danesi: ISBN # 978-143-807-4962. Good introductory easy book with CD available at Barnes & Noble.
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Register Italian 1: Beginners Traveling To Italy LAN06108 1/23/2019 - 2/13/2019 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM W Eisenhower Info
Waitlist Italian 1: Beginners Traveling To Italy LAN06109 2/20/2019 - 3/13/2019 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM W Eisenhower Info
LAN- Spanish: Let Me Teach You (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.
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Waitlist Let Me Teach You Spanish (Ultra Beginner) LAN07107 3/5/2019 - 3/26/2019 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Tu Lake Miona Info
LAN-Continuation of Spanish-A
This is the continuation of “Conversational Beginners’ Spanish”. You must have completed “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.
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Register Continuation of Spanish-B LAN15102 2/28/2019 - 4/18/2019 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM Th Lake Miona Info
LIT- American Women Writers: Part 3
1940s through 2000s: This final course (parts 1 and 2 are not a prerequisite) will feature more contemporary women writers like Sylvia Plath; Eudora Welty; Carson McCullers; Flannery O’Connor; Harper Lee; Ayn Rand; Sylvia Plath; Adrienne Rich; Joyce Carol Oates; Mary McCarthy; Elizabeth Bishop; Betty Friedan; Toni Morrison; Maya Angelou; Alice Walker; Ursula LeGuin; Anne Tyler; Joan Didion; Susan Sontag; Marilynne Robinson; Sandra Cisneros; Amy Tan; Bharati Mukherjee; Ann Beattie; Jane Smiley and Annie Proulx among others. Men and women are invited to participate and see how these writers provide an important insight into America. Students will read and be prepared to discuss one chapter per week (usually fewer than 30 pages). Prior to the first class purchase book: A Jury of Her Peers: Celebrating American Women Writers from Anne Bradstreet to Annie Proulx by Elaine Showalter (2009)
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Waitlist American Women Writers: Part 3 LIT19101 3/6/2019 - 4/17/2019 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM W Lake Miona Info
LIT- Edgar Allan Poe
The Man, the Myth, the Legend. The short, miserable, misunderstood life of Edgar Allan Poe ignited the creative genius of a unique writer with a distorted vision of life and love. As a youngster, Poe was never loved and nurtured; as a man, he never experienced success and happiness. Still, this drug addled, alcoholic genius entertains us today with his bizarre poetry of simplistic visions and his gothic tales of hallucinogenic surprise.
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Register Edgar Allan Poe LIT20101 2/20/2019 - 2/27/2019 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM W Eisenhower Info
LIT- I Love Lucy: Laughs, Struggles, Legacy
Lucy, Ricky, Fred, and Ethel overcame unbeatable obstacles in order to reinvent television comedy and to teach viewers how to laugh at ourselves. Originally airing from 1951 to 1957, this trend-setting, image-breaking CBS situation comedy is still popular in reruns and on DVD. This incredible foursome knew what they wanted the show to be, fought the establishment to make it happen, and live forever in our hearts.
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Register I Love Lucy: Laughs, Struggles, Legacy LIT21101 3/6/2019 - 3/13/2019 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM W Eisenhower Info
LIT-American Glory:Steinbeck,Faulkner & Hemingway
These gentlemen were the highly acclaimed novelists of the mid-twentieth century. Each was an American. Each had an engaging past. The class will examine and discuss these three authors who brought worldwide attention to American Literature.
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Register American Glory:Steinbeck,Faulkner & Hemingway LIT01102 1/23/2019 - 1/30/2019 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM W Eisenhower Info
LIT-Mark Twain's Humor
Mark Twain is America’s Humorist. Today, we quote Twain without realizing we are alluding to him because his statements have become part of our pop culture. Mark Twain was a husband and father, a writer and humorist, a businessman and speculator. Each of these roles he took seriously, so this class will peek into Twain’s mind and try to see the world the way he saw it.
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Register Mark Twain's Humor LIT05104 2/6/2019 - 2/13/2019 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM W Eisenhower Info
MUS- Bagpipes
This course will include instruction in playing the Highland Bagpipe including proper blowing techniques, tuning, positioning of the instrument, and care and maintenance. Application to solo, as well as playing with a band. The course is designed for those learning to play in a bagpipe band as an ensemble with the drum section. Participants who have some bagpipe experience, as well as those who have not played for a few years are welcome. Instrument required. There will be an expense of less than $100 for the purchase of recommended instrument and tutor book for beginners.
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Register Bagpipes MUS01106 1/17/2019 - 3/28/2019 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Th Saddlebroo Info
MUS- Guitar 102-B
In this course students will focus on learning all six strings of the guitar and should be taken after guitar 101. Lessons will make it easier to read and quickly learn various styles of music. Blues, country, folk, jazz and rock styles are included, plus pop songs. Learning to play has never been easier or more fun than with these specially designed materials for the beginning guitarist. There will be a $15 book fee payable to instructor first day of class.
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Register Guitar 102-B MUS14102 2/28/2019 - 3/28/2019 2:30 PM - 3:20 PM Th Allamanda Info
MUS- Guitar II
Pre-requisite Learn to Play Guitar with David Williams. Students must own their own guitar and bring a 3 ring binder to class.
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Register Guitar: II MUS18102 2/18/2019 - 3/11/2019 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM M Fenney Info
MUS- Guitar: Beginner 101
If you want to learn to play guitar, then this is the beginning course for you. In these fun and informative lessons, you will build basic guitar skills step by step and learn the parts of the guitar, names of strings, process of tuning the guitar, how to hold and use a pick, how to play a chromatic scale, simple chords and learn to read notes and play simple melodies. A ¾ size nylon string guitar is recommended if you do not already own a Guitar. There will be a $15 book fee payable to instructor first day of class.
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Register Guitar: Beginner 101 MUS02108 2/28/2019 - 3/28/2019 1:30 PM - 2:20 PM Th Allamanda Info
MUS- Learn to Play Guitar
Start playing guitar on your first session. This course will teach all of the important aspects of the instrument without reading music. Yet, explain many important musical concepts. Students must own their own guitar and bring a 3 ring binder to class.
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Register Learn to Play Guitar MUS15104 3/7/2019 - 3/28/2019 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Th Fenney Info
MUS- Piano 102-B
This jam packed class takes a basic note reaching approach where students will focus on playing melody and rhythm with two hands together in different key positions. Using five fingering positions and harmonizing techniques, an expansion of notes will be introduced along with theory focusing on musical forms and patterns, simple recital type of literature will be studied along with traditional songs. Level 102 classes can be taken in any order. Keyboards will be provided for students in class, along with all instructional materials and books. There will be a $15 materials fee payable to instructor first day of class.
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Waitlist Piano 102-B MUS10102 2/28/2019 - 3/28/2019 9:30 AM - 10:20 AM Th Allamanda Info
MUS- Piano 103-C
In this upbeat piano class, students will be taught using a well-designed curriculum including time signatures, simple meters, note and rest values, dynamic signs, melodic intervals and harmonic organization. Sight reading will be practiced and emphasized along with tempo marks and playing songs in higher and lower octaves. Using a repertoire of material including popular and well known standard songs, we will explore techniques and skills playing on the piano. Scales and chords will continue to be practiced in class. Level 103 classes can be taken in any order. Keyboards will be provided for students in class, along with all instructional materials and books. There will be a $15 materials fee payable to instructor first day of class.
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Waitlist Piano 103-C MUS12102 2/28/2019 - 3/28/2019 10:30 AM - 11:20 AM Th Allamanda Info
MUS- Piano: Beginner 101
This class is for students who have always dreamed of playing the piano. The course begins with the basics of reading music and learning the way around the keyboard. Students will learn how to read notes, play basic melody and play accompaniment using right and left hands. Fundamental music theory and structure will be explored. Keyboards will be provided for students in class, along with all instructional materials and books. There will be a $15 materials fee payable to instructor first day of class.
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Register Piano: Beginner 101 MUS03109 2/28/2019 - 3/28/2019 8:30 AM - 9:20 AM Th Allamanda Info
MUS- Piano: Intermediate (A-D)
Intermediate Piano classes (A-E) is a complete integrated music curriculum that emphasizes graded piano repertoire, theory and technique. The class fills an important pedagogical venue and provides a structured step-by-step program in which students will gain a deeper understanding of musical notation, theory, rhythm, chord progression, scales, stylistic technique and dynamics. Students will also gain a solid foundation of musical understanding, musicianship and learn to play many different genres of piano music including jazz, ragtime, classical and popular. Independent study and practice will be necessary. Careful attention will be paid to expression and performance. Advanced key signatures will be introduced, and the study of sharps and flats and natural signs will be taught and reviewed. Pre-requisites include Piano 102, 103, substantial previous experience playing piano and teacher approval. Intermediate classes can be taken in any order. Keyboards will be provided for students in class, along with all instructional materials and books. There will be a $15 materials fee payable to instructor first day of class.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Waitlist Piano: Intermediate (D) MUS13104 2/28/2019 - 3/28/2019 11:30 AM - 12:20 PM Th Allamanda Info
MUS-Ukulele in the Villages: Next Step
This is a follow-up class to "Ukulele in The Villages: An Introduction." Carol and Tim will again co-present six 90-minute sessions of more advanced chords, strumming techniques and variations that can be utilized to embellish and personalize ukulele playing.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Ukulele in The Villages: Next Step MUS07104 2/20/2019 - 3/27/2019 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM W Lake Miona Info
PHI- "Creating Balance & Purpose"
This course will assist in creating a balanced life in the 5 areas: Physical, Mental, Emotional, Social and Spiritual. Students will learn to effectively deal with life transitions and unforeseen challenges. Students will be taught to develop purposeful behavior and experience joy and dignity. Guidelines for planning and implementing strategies to meet short term and long term goals will be presented. Learn to prioritize your most important needs and never feel as if you are stagnating!
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register "Creating Balance & Purpose" PHI15102 2/23/2019 - 3/2/2019 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Sa Lake Miona Info
PHI- Surviving the Loss of Your Loved One
In this course we will take an interactive, comforting, and creative look at some things that can be done to deal with loss in your life. This is based on the instructor's popular book which was written after losing his wife of 40 years, inspired by a rainbow that surrounded his home on the following day. If you have experienced loss you will find this very comforting and uplifting. There is an optional book purchase from the instructor of $10.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Surviving the Loss of Your Loved One PHI10101 2/21/2019 - 2/21/2019 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM Th Lake Miona Info
PHI- The Interpretation of Dreams
This course provides an in depth introduction to dream analysis techniques and explores the major theories of dream interpretation to provide students with the vocabulary and functions of dreams to analyze their own dreams and assist others.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register The Interpretation of Dreams PHI14102 2/13/2019 - 3/6/2019 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM W Fenney Info
PHI- Worry, Fret and Fear.. No More!
This course will be useful if you worry about relationships, finances, life threatening illnesses or other personal crises. You will have short reading assignments. We will utilize Dr. Walters’ recently published devotional. You will learn how to “unlearn” the habit of worrying, face your fears and enjoy the present more fully. Practical strategies will be presented and there will be ample time for discussion and questions answered. Required book: Worry, Fret and Fear.. No More! will be availible for purchase from the instructor for $15.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Worry, Fret and Fear.. No More! PHI13102 2/18/2019 - 3/4/2019 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM M Lake Miona Info
PHI-Add Humor to Your Life: Add Life to Your Humor
The sense of humor is one of the most powerful assets to have to add zest to one’s life. This course will explore an in-depth look at the nature of humor, the forms it takes, and how it can be used to enhance one’s life experience. See how humor impacts health, stress, coping, the learning process, and more.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Add Humor to Your Life: Add Life to Your Humor PHI02105 1/24/2019 - 1/24/2019 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Th Lake Miona Info
Register Add Humor to Your Life: Add Life to Your Humor PHI02106 3/28/2019 - 3/28/2019 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Th Lake Miona Info
PHI-Exploring Ethics & Morality
Ethics and morality are part of the fabric of life. In both our personal and professional lives, we are often confronted with ethical/moral dilemmas- difficult decisions about the right thing to do. The purpose of this course is to give participants the opportunity to develop a rich understanding of ethical theory and how philosophers across the ages have applied ethical reasoning (theory) to moral/ethical decision-making. Participants need to purchase “The Elements of Moral Philosophy” before the first class.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Exploring Ethics & Morality PHI01106 2/20/2019 - 3/27/2019 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM W Lake Miona Info
PHI-How to Live Happily Ever After: 12 Things
This course takes a very creative, interactive look at 12 things one can do to enjoy a happy, long life. Participants will leave with dozens of ideas to use immediately for added zest to their lives. It’s fast-moving, eye-opening, and loads of fun.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register How to Live Happily Ever After PHI03106 3/14/2019 - 3/14/2019 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Th Lake Miona Info
PHI-Thrive: The Pursuit of Happiness
Thrive: “The Pursuit of Happiness,” utilizes the skills identified in positive psychology and emotional intelligence wrapped around the practices of mindfulness and meditation, to form new habits that lead to happiness and success in life. This program focuses on how to control your thought patterns that trigger the subconscious mind to drive your behavior and, subsequent outcomes that are the result of your emotions and thoughts. Over the course of this 8 week program, you will learn how to use mindfulness to apply the skills that allow you to control your automatic responses to life’s many experiences, and meditation to form new patterns of thought. Each of the sessions introduces a new skill set that combines with meditation exercises to facilitate your growth in your pursuit of happiness, joy and to build a resilient mind and body. Optional Recommended Workbook – Thrive: Self-Coaching for Happiness & Success (Positive Psychology & The Keys to Sustainable Happiness) Paperback – Amazon $36.95
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Thrive: The Pursuit of Happiness PHI05105 2/4/2019 - 3/25/2019 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM M Lake Miona Info
SPO- Bike Rodeo for Seniors
If you haven’t ridden a bike for a long time, or if you’re just not comfortable bicycling in The Villages® – come to the Bike Rodeo to try out your rusty cycling skills and learn some new ones. 10 instructors certified by theLeague of American Bicyclists will be here to help you with: fitting your bike and helmet, mounting, dismounting, starting and stopping, balancing, shifting, navigating turns and obstacles, proper etiquette and following laws here in The Villages and much more. Bring your own bike/helmet or borrow one from our new Senior Bike Trailer! (Helmets must be worn). TRIKES will be available if you would like to try one!
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Bike Rodeo for Seniors SPO06101 1/29/2019 - 1/29/2019 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Tu Rohan Info
Register Bike Rodeo for Seniors SPO06102 1/29/2019 - 1/29/2019 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Tu Rohan Info
Register Bike Rodeo for Seniors SPO06103 1/29/2019 - 1/29/2019 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Tu Rohan Info
Register Bike Rodeo for Seniors SPO06104 1/29/2019 - 1/29/2019 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Tu Rohan Info
SPO- Billiards: Beginner
Course is designed to teach beginning billiard skills including selection and use of the cue, billiard etiquette,and rules of the most commonly played games. Instruction on aiming, cue ball position and speed control, as well as self-help drills to improve your practice sessions and overall game, will be provided. Individual coaching and instruction is the method preferred by this instructor.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Waitlist Billiards: Beginner SPO02106 2/19/2019 - 3/26/2019 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM Tu Saddlebroo Info
SPO- Billiards: Intermediate
Review beginner capabilities. Develop banking, speed control, cut shots, natural position, english. Hands on training and handout materials will be provided.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Billiards: Intermediate SPO03105 2/20/2019 - 3/27/2019 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM W Canal Stre Info
SPO-Bike Safety and Skills
Bike safety and skills is for residents who want to get back into bicycling, and those who bicycle already but want to learn to be safer in The Villages. Certified cycling instructors will cover rules of the road; cycling on multi-modal paths; fitting and equipping a bicycle, or selecting a new one; and basic maintenance. Participants will bring their own bikes for the second and third sessions, or be fitted to a loaner bike. The final class will include skills instruction and drills in the parking lot.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Bike Safety and Skills SPO01113 3/15/2019 - 3/29/2019 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM F Rohan Info
TEC- Amazon Echo/Alexa
Echo is a personal assistant connected to the internet/cloud that allows voice interaction to ask questions, but it is capable of creating lists, calendar updates, shopping, streaming music, home automation control, etc. Learn settings, controls, and how to use Echo/Alexa to get the most out of this technology.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Waitlist Amazon Echo/Alexa TEC10114 2/6/2019 - 2/13/2019 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM W Lake Miona Info
TEC- Apple Mac Basics
Learn the basics of working with the Apple MAC operating system, including the Menu Bar, the Desktop, and the Dock. We will explore Safari (Internet) and the App Store. Computer mouse skills required. Bring a fully charged Apple Mac laptop to class, along with your Apple ID and Password. If you have any questions, please call the instructor at 352-259-9295.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Apple Mac Basics TEC23102 2/5/2019 - 2/15/2019 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM Tu,F Lake Miona Info
TEC- Home Security & Automation
From kits to cameras, to all-in-one units, the new generation of security and automation devices is smarter, simpler, and more affordable. This course will show options to add home security and automation devices including door and window locks; alarms; motion detectors; indoor and outdoor cameras; lighting; thermostats that can be controlled with an application on your phone, tablet or PC, or monitored by a service.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Home Security & Automation TEC11107 2/1/2019 - 2/8/2019 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM F Lake Miona Info
Register Home Security & Automation TEC11109 2/2/2019 - 2/9/2019 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Sa Lake Miona Info
TEC- How to Use Streaming Internet to TV
This course will show you the various options to use a Smart TV. Learn how to Stream Devices (Roku, Chromecast, Amazon Fire) and connect tablets, cellphones, a computer/laptop to your TV and “stream the internet” to get Netflix, Amazon, Hulu and other channels. Get the tools, a checklist, and information so you can make your choice of devices to suit your lifestyle and pocketbook.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Waitlist How to Use Streaming Internet to TV TEC19130 2/22/2019 - 2/22/2019 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM F Lake Miona Info
Waitlist How to Use Streaming Internet to TV TEC19131 2/23/2019 - 2/23/2019 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Sa Lake Miona Info
TEC- How to Use Streaming Internet to TV
This course will show you the various options to use a Smart TV. Learn how to Stream Devices (Roku, Chromecast, Amazon Fire) and connect tablets, cellphones, a computer/laptop to your TV and “stream the internet” to get Netflix, Amazon, Hulu and other channels. Get the tools, a checklist, and information so you can make your choice of devices to suit your lifestyle and pocketbook.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Waitlist How to Use Streaming Internet to TV TEC19121 2/15/2019 - 2/15/2019 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM F Lake Miona Info
Waitlist How to Use Streaming Internet to TV TEC19122 3/22/2019 - 3/22/2019 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM F Lake Miona Info
Waitlist How to Use Streaming Internet to TV TEC19124 2/16/2019 - 2/16/2019 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Sa Lake Miona Info
Waitlist How to Use Streaming Internet to TV TEC19125 3/23/2019 - 3/23/2019 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Sa Lake Miona Info
TEC- iPad for Seniors - Part 1
Learn the basics about iPad’s buttons, Home screens, onscreen keyboard, App Switcher, Control Center, Settings, and iCloud. We will also explore the following Apps: AppStore; Safari (Internet); Contacts; and Mail. Bring a fully charged iPad, Apple ID and Password to class. If you use a Passcode when you turn the iPad on, bring that also. If you have any questions, please call the instructor at 352-259-9295.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register iPad for Seniors - Part 1 TEC01110 2/19/2019 - 2/28/2019 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM Tu,Th Lake Miona Info
TEC- iPad for Seniors - Part 2
We will explore the following Apps: Maps, Camera, Photos, iBooks, Calendar, FaceTime, and Siri. Bring a fully charged iPad, Apple ID and Password to class. If you use a Passcode when you turn the iPad on, bring that also. Prerequisite: iPad for Seniors – Part 1. If you have any questions, please call the instructor at 352-259-9295.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register iPad for Seniors - Part 2 TEC16109 1/22/2019 - 1/31/2019 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM Tu,Th Lake Miona Info
Register iPad for Seniors - Part 2 TEC16110 3/5/2019 - 3/14/2019 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM Tu,Th Lake Miona Info
TEC- iPhone Basics
Learn the basics of making and answering calls, using the Keypad, Contacts, Favorites, Recents, and Voicemail. We will also explore the following apps: Safari (Internet); Contacts; and Mail. Bring a fully charged iPhone, Apple ID, and Apple Password to class. If you use a Passcode when you turn the iPhone on, bring that also. If you have any questions, please call the instructor at 352-259-9295.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register iPhone Basics TEC26102 2/8/2019 - 2/15/2019 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM F Lake Miona Info
TEC- Microsoft Excel
Learn the basics of spreadsheets for personal use. We will cover creating, editing, saving, and printing spreadsheets. Insert, delete, move, and resize rows and columns. Apply borders and shading. Work with simple formulas and use AutoFill. Bring your fully charged laptop with Microsoft Excel installed to class. If you have any questions, please call the instructor at 352-259-9295.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Microsoft Excel TEC24101 2/5/2019 - 2/15/2019 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM Tu,F Lake Miona Info
TEC- Pages for iPad
Use your iPad for word processing with the Pages app. We will cover creating, editing, saving, and printing documents. We will also learn about page numbering, tabs, and tables. Bring a fully charged iPad to class with the Pages app installed (Pages is a free app from the App Store). If you have any questions, please call the instructor at 352-259-9295.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Pages for iPad TEC25101 3/19/2019 - 3/28/2019 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM Tu,Th Lake Miona Info
TEC- Using Your iPad/iPhone: The iCloud
This course has one objective: to explain the Apple iCloud. In class, two basic questions will be answered: A) What is it? And B) How does it work? This is a hands-on class and there will be time for student questions. Students must know their Apple ID and their Apple Password before coming to class. Please bring your fully charged iPad or iPhone to class.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Using Your iPad/iPhone: The iCloud TEC03112 2/11/2019 - 2/11/2019 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM M Lake Miona Info
Register Using Your iPad/iPhone: The iCloud TEC03113 3/11/2019 - 3/11/2019 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM M Lake Miona Info
TEC- Windows 10 - Part 1
An introduction to the basic of computers covering terminology; parts of the computer; working with the Windows 10 operating system; using the Microsoft Store; and using Microsoft Edge (Internet). We will cover the Start Menu (Tiles, Apps, etc.) and the Desktop. Computer mouse skills required. Bring a fully charged laptop with Windows 10 installed to class. If you have any questions, call the instructor at 352-259-9295.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Windows 10 - Part 1 TEC06111 2/19/2019 - 2/28/2019 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM Tu,Th Lake Miona Info
TEC- Windows 10 - Part 2
Learn how to cut/copy/paste; create folders; manage files (view, move, copy, and delete files); and use a USB drive. Bring a fully charged laptop with Windows 10 installed and a USB drive to class. Prerequisite: Windows 10 – Part 1. If you have any questions, please call the instructor at 352-259-9295.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Windows 10 - Part 2 TEC07109 1/22/2019 - 1/31/2019 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM Tu,Th Lake Miona Info
Register Windows 10 - Part 2 TEC07110 3/5/2019 - 3/14/2019 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM Tu,Th Lake Miona Info
TEC- Windows 10 - Part 3
We will cover customizing the Start Menu; personalizing the Desktop; Snipping Tool; MS Edge Notes; disk cleanup, antivirus software, and various computer settings. Bring a fully charged laptop with Windows 10 installed to class. Prerequisite: Windows 10 – Part 1. If you have any questions, please call the instructor at 352-259-9295.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Windows 10 - Part 3 TEC15108 3/19/2019 - 3/28/2019 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM Tu,Th Lake Miona Info
TEC-Dropbox-File Storage App for E-Devices
Dropbox is a cloud-storage app that works on pc’s, macs, tablets and smart phones. Save, view, organize and share various file types on most e-devices (kind of like a storage locker in the sky!).
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Dropbox- File Storage App for E-Devices TEC08103 2/13/2019 - 2/20/2019 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM W Lake Miona Info
TEC-How to Take Better Digital Photos:Beginner
Designed to teach the operation/features of digital 35mm cameras to produce color, and black & white photos with impact and beauty to treasure. Professional techniques will be introduced on how to develop a photographic eye to enhance and frame every photo successfully. Assignments will be given to provide hand’s-on practice and discussion on topics such as: capturing a vivid sunset, photographing people, macro photography, available light vs flash, and more. Participants will need to bring a camera and tripod to class (any digital camera with 10 or more megapixels).
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Waitlist How to Take Better Digital Photos: Beginning TEC27102 2/28/2019 - 4/4/2019 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Th Lake Miona Info
TRA- America's National Parks
Yellowstone, Yosemite, Grand Canyon all represent what many people say is “America’s best idea,” the National Parks. The story of the National Park system’s history parallels the cultural history of the United States. Learn through a Ranger’s Eyes the features and history of select parks; best times, ways to visit; about the National Park Service; and personal insights you won’t read in the travel brochure. Different parks will be “visited” each class date.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register America's National Parks TRA01107 2/20/2019 - 3/27/2019 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM W Lake Miona Info
TRA- Southwest National Parks
Twenty six National Park Service sites are scattered throughout four states in the great American Southwest. Come explore the animals and plants that find their homes in these wild places, share in the beautiful vistas preserved for you to enjoy, and immerse yourself in the stories of ancient cultures dating back thousands of years. In this three-week class, two national park sites will be highlighted in depth each week, along with information about other sites close by. The course also is designed to provide you suggestions on how to make the most of your travel plans to the southwest.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Southwest National Parks TRA05103 2/20/2019 - 3/6/2019 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM W La Haciend Info
TRA- Upper Midwest National Parks
Come to America’s North Country to discover the diverse national parks in the upper Midwest states of Wisconsin, Minnesota, and Michigan. National Park sites here preserve the region’s rich wildlife, ancient forests, and immense, intricate wetlands. Just as much a part of the story are the thousands of years of human history in this harsh land. From the beauty of parks in and around two of the Great Lakes to the enchanting stories of the native peoples, French Voyageurs, and other early European explorers, you will see why these parks are “bucket list” opportunities. The course also is designed to provide you suggestions on how to make the most of your travel plans to the upper Midwest.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Upper Midwest National Parks TRA06101 1/30/2019 - 2/13/2019 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM W Lake Miona Info
Register Upper Midwest National Parks TRA06102 3/13/2019 - 3/27/2019 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM W La Haciend Info