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Our Classes

A Seminar on Fruit Trees - R1 HVRHS

$40

with Peter Montgomery

Calendar Sep 23, 2019 at 6 pm

The most common question asked in this seminar is “Why don’t my apple trees have any apples?” Spend two evenings in this seminar and you will have your answer and know why and how to correctly prune and balance your tree back to health. If you are new to fruit trees: Start here. Bring a legal pad and a #2 pencil. Class meets Sept 23, Monday and Sept 25, Wednesday

A Taste of Italian New York - Litchfield

$104
Calendar Nov 9, 2019 at 7:30 am

Here’s a chance to visit 3 New York food “hot spots” all in one fun day! Stop at 3 locations to eat, shop, & bring home your Italian food favorites! Zabar’s Upper West Side: Gourmet Market with cheeses, breads, meats, smoked fish, cooking gadgets, coffees, teas, and New York bagels plus lots of international foods. Carmine’s Upper West Side: Sit and indulge in an Italian lunch served family-style at this famous restaurant- be amazed by the enormous portions! Arthur Avenue in the Bronx: Some consider this the real Little Italy on New York for breads, pasta, sausage, and pastries. Arthur Avenue Retail Market is a covered Italian market bringing together under one roof all the Italian food specialties you could want. Bring a cooler! This trip will require a moderate level of walking.

AARP Smart Driver Course - Litchfield

Free

with Malcolm Forbes

Calendar Oct 21, 2019 at 1 pm

In this refresher course for drivers 50+, participants review of the challenges faced by aging drivers and receive guidance on how to continue driving safely. Students must bring a driver’s license and their AARP card to class. There will be a fee payable to “AARP” at the class, $15 fee for members and $20 for non-members. Please arrive early and there will a short break.

AARP Smart Driver Course - Southbury

Free

with Fredrick Lendroth

Calendar Nov 4, 2019 at 1 pm, runs for 1 week

In this refresher course for drivers 50+, participants review of the challenges faced by aging drivers and receive guidance on how to continue driving safely. Students must bring a driver’s license and their AARP card to class. There will be a fee payable to “AARP” at the class, $15 fee for members and $20 for non-members. Please arrive early and there will a short break.

ABC Italian (New) - Plymouth

$59

with Viktor Isaku

Calendar Oct 10, 2019 at 6:30 pm, runs for 3 weeks

ABC Italian course is for students with little to no background in Italian. You will be introduced to basic vocabulary and sentence structure in the present tense suitable for a wide variety of tourist situations. Learn useful Italian words and common phrases for travel, questions, exchanging pleasantries, dining out, and asking for directions. If you can say the right simple phrases at the right time, you will discover how useful and funny your travel experience can become.

Acoustic Guitar for the True Beginner - Torrington

$79

with Dee Wheeler

Calendar Oct 8, 2019 at 6:30 pm, runs for 4 weeks

Have you always wanted to play the guitar? Did you buy a guitar with every intention of taking lessons but never seemed to get around to it? Now is the time to dust and polish it and bring it with you to this class where you will learn the basics of guitar playing as well as some strings and chords. Bring your guitar to class with you.

Acrylic Painting - Litchfield

$79

with Ray Olsen

Calendar Nov 18, 2019 at 6:30 pm

Learn to paint beautiful pictures using acrylic paint on canvas. You will first sketch your ideas on paper and then transfer them to canvas. By the end of classes, you will have painted a beautiful still life or a landscape.

Acrylic Painting - R7 Winsted

$79

with Ray Olsen

Calendar Oct 10, 2019 at 6:30 pm

Learn to paint beautiful pictures using acrylic paint on canvas. You will first sketch your ideas on paper and then transfer them to canvas. By the end of classes, you will have painted a beautiful still life or a landscape. *no class 10/31





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