Summer 2022 Painting, Book Making, Watercolor & More!

Budding young artists paint in acrylics on canvas, recreating their own versions of the works of great masters such as Van Gogh, Monet & Picasso! Professional teaching-artists, Eileen Blodgett, Denise Wey and Nancy Schaefer provide the guided inspiration.

Memoir Writing Workshop II (virtual)

VIRTUAL CLASS For those who have already participated in Susan Jane Gilman’s introductory workshop, “Telling Your Own Story” Memoir Writing Workshop that was held online by The Center in October 2020. Participants will continue to develop their skills and writing from Part I. This month-long follow-up course will pick up where Part I left off, and is customized to focus on participants creative needs and interests. It will include sessions on “showing not telling,” how to master the art of dialogue, using different types of language, and editing. There will be exercises, spirited discussions, light reading assignments, and workshops. The instructor hopes that it will reinvigorate and inspire everyone after the holidays.   Instructor: Susan Jane Gilman Location: Online via Zoom. A link will be sent to you the week before. Dates: January 5, 7, 12, 14, 19, 21, 26, 28 (8 weeks) Time: 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM Ages: 17+ Cost: $250 RegisterRead More

A Play in 2 Days: A Workshop **SOLD OUT**

ABOUT THE WORKSHOP In just two days, participants will experience the excitement of producing a play from start to finish! As an ensemble, the group will rehearse and bring to life a script, and then perform their creation for friends and family at the end of the second day. ​ Everyone will be involved in all aspects of staging the play: Auditions, blocking, working with props/costumes, ensemble work, characterization and a final show production. ​ The goal is to have fun, make new friends and build some confidence, all while creating A PLAY IN 2 DAYS! The script will be fun and challenging for all levels of theatrical experience.   WORKSHOP DETAILS:  FOOD: (Each Day) There will be 2 mini breaks and a lunch break within each 5.5 hr. day. Your child must bring: Water bottle (Water on site to refill as day progresses) 1-2 healthy & non-messy snack(s) HealthyRead More