Lifelong learning

The artist-led Lifelong Learning Program includes diverse classes such as painting, sculpting, papermaking, fiber arts, movement, and more. Many classes are multi-generational, others are geared towards specific age groups, such as seniors. Popular offerings in this program area are Corks & Canvas painting classes, breathing, yoga and meditation classes.

 

Arts classes (scroll to bottom for yoga classes)

May

Tuesdays 10:30am – Noon

Watercolor community class will be guided by Steve Opfer. Free to Attend – Donation Welcome

Thursday May 16 2024

6:00pm-9:00pm
Session Cost per student: $45.00 (adults)

$25.00 (students 15 to 20 yrs old)

With instruction and guidance from an experienced artist/teacher, participants will paint their own version of an inspiration image.

Thursday May 23 2024
10:30am-12:30pm

$35 
12y/o+

Learn the age-old art form of  Chainmail jewelry, making and go home with the finished product the same day.

Saturday May 25

5:00pm-8:00pm
Session Cost per student: $45.00 (adults)

$25.00 (students 15 to 20 yrs old)

Corks and Canvas but with a twist! Paint a beautiful landscape step by step with Rose while on our patio. 

June

Every Tuesday! 
10:30am – Noon 
Free

Watercolor community class will be guided by Steve Opfer. Free to Attend – Donations Welcome

Saturday June 15 
10am - 3pm 
$75

SOLD OUT - please call to be put on waitlist. Learn the basics of stained glass cutting, grinding, and soldering, while creating a beautiful suncatcher in this one day workshop. Open to beginners and all other levels.

Tuesdays June 18 and 25 
2:30-5pm 
$75

Learn the basics of stained glass cutting, grinding, and soldering, while creating a beautiful suncatcher in this two day afternoon workshop. Open to beginners and all other levels.

Tuesdays June 18 and 25
5:30-8pm  
$75

SOLD OUT - please call to be put on waitlist. Learn the basics of stained glass cutting, grinding, and soldering, while creating a beautiful suncatcher in this two day evening workshop. Open to beginners and all other levels.

Saturday June 15
5- 8pm 
$45 (adults) 
$25 (students 15 to 20 yrs old)

Corks and Canvas but with a twist! Paint a beautiful landscape step by step with Rose while on our patio. 

Thursday June 20 2024
6 - 9pm 
$45 (adults) 
$25 (students 15 to 20 yrs old)

With instruction and guidance from an experienced artist/teacher, participants will paint their own version of an inspiration image.

July

Tuesdays July 2, 9, 16, 23, and Thursday August 1

w/ Bobby Bullet

9:30-11:30am

$25 for all five weeks

Bobby Bullet is a Veteran, a writer, and a Multiple Native American Music Awards (NAMA) Nominee. As such, he is a weaver of stories, teacher of legends, and keeper of traditions. Drawing on diverse musical influences from country, blues, jazz, and rock, Bobby has performed his own personal style of music for more than 50 years. His music is grounded in personal experience and cultural history. His songs tell well-crafted stories that heal, teach and bridge his Native American roots to all peoples.

Hearing our Northwoods Stained Glass w/ Mary Tyler

Hearing our Northwoods Stained Glass w/ Mary Tyler

Offering six different classes, students will choose a pattern which relates to Hearing Our Northwoods..a chirping bird, the swish of a feather, a cackling campfire, a crunchy leaf, etc, and learn how to cut, grind, and solder, and leave with a finished project after the one or two day workshop.  

Each class is $75

Mondays July 15 & 22, 2:30-5pm

Mondays July 15 & 22, 5:30-8pm

Saturday July 13, 10am - 3pm

Saturday August 3, 10am-3pm

Mondays August 5 & 12, 2:30-5pm

Mondays August 5 & 12, 5:30-8pm

Tuesdays July 9, 16, 23, 30 and Aug 6, 13

w/ Kathy Holperin, certified facilitator of the Journal to the Self® methods 

2:30-4:30pm

$25 for all six weeks, plus a onetime workbook fee** 

6-week program based on 18 of the methods of expressive writing outlined in the book Journal to the Self  by Kathleen Adams. Learning new and different ways to write in your journal adds color, perspective, and dimension to your reflective writing. Whether you’ve been journaling for years or just thought you’d like to try journaling, this class is for you. 

Thursday July 18 2024
6 - 9pm 
$45 (adults) 
$25 (students 15 to 20 yrs old)

With instruction and guidance from an experienced artist/teacher, participants will paint their own version of an inspiration image.

Saturday July 13
5- 8pm 
$45 (adults) 
$25 (students 15 to 20 yrs old)

Corks and Canvas but with a twist! Paint a beautiful landscape step by step with Rose while on our patio. 

Yoga classes

May

Mondays May 6, 13, 20 (off for Memorial Day)

6 – 7 PM

$12/class OR $30 for the 3-week session bundle

The classes will be Hatha based, where postures are held for a few breaths with some slow flow added in.

Wednesdays May 1, 8, 15, 22, 29

6 – 7 PM

$12/class OR $50 for the 5-week session bundle

This relaxing class will leave you feeling calm and rejuvenated, including both stretching and restorative yoga. Appropriate for all levels, beginners can stretch gently, while more seasoned practitioners can progress to deeper stretches.

Saturdays May 4, 11, 18, 25

9 - 10 AM

$12/class OR $40 for the 4-week session bundle

This relaxing class will leave you feeling calm and rejuvenated, including both stretching and restorative yoga. Appropriate for all levels, beginners can stretch gently, while more seasoned practitioners can progress to deeper stretches.

June

Mondays June 3, 10, 17,  24

9 - 10am

$12/class OR $40 for the 4-week session bundle

A gentle start with breath and grounding, moving to postures to increase flexibility, strength, and balance. Get stronger while focusing on breath and form. 

Mondays June 3, 10, 17, 24

6 – 7 PM

$12/class OR $40 for the 4-week session bundle

The classes will be Hatha based, where postures are held for a few breaths with some slow flow added in.

Wednesdays June 5, 12, 19, 26

6 - 7 PM

$12/class OR $40 for the 4-week session bundle

This relaxing class will leave you feeling calm and rejuvenated, including both stretching and restorative yoga. Appropriate for all levels, beginners can stretch gently, while more seasoned practitioners can progress to deeper stretches.

Saturdays June 1, 8, 15, 22, 29

9 - 10 AM

$12/class OR $50 for the 5-week session bundle

This relaxing class will leave you feeling calm and rejuvenated, including both stretching and restorative yoga. Appropriate for all levels, beginners can stretch gently, while more seasoned practitioners can progress to deeper stretches.

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