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Authors of the Hudson River Valley (NEW) - Danbury
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Authors of the Hudson River Valley (NEW) - Danbury

$60

with Leon Dimartino

Calendar Apr 23, 2020 at 6 pm, runs for 3 weeks

Learn about Edgar Allen Poe, author of Gothic Tales and the early murder mystery form of literature, George Washington Irving, the founder of the American Short Story form of literature, James Fenimore Cooper, early American author of frontier adventures, and more. 

Coin Collecting for Fun and Profit - R1 HVRHS

$20

with Richard Bacca

Calendar Apr 27, 2020 at 6 pm

This course covers the basics needed to identify US coins, evaluate their condition, rarity, and eye-appeal to determine value. Included are many of the different items created throughout periods in US history, the minting process, how to assemble, safely store and inventory your holdings. Participants may wish to purchase “A Guide Book for United States Coins”, ISBN-13 978-0794843045 to complement this class.

Elements of Film: Film Noir 101 - R1 HVRHS

$40

with John Sullivan

Calendar Apr 27, 2020 at 6:30 pm

Excerpts of Classic American crime films of the 1940s and 1950s, with their distinctive black-and-white visual style and cynical tone will be shown and discussed. Participants will be conversant with main ingredients of genre, history of film noir. T. Graham-Sullivan/J. Sullivan. Runs Apr 27/29 Mon/Wed in same week

Relaxation and Inner Peace - Plymouth

$20

with Margaret Goerg

Calendar Apr 28, 2020 at 6:30 pm

Learn ways to release stress, tap into your own healing powers and connect with your higher self. Gain insight from meditation, healing exercises, journaling, and movement.

Elements of Film: Film Noir 101 - R1 HVRHS

$40

with John Sullivan

Calendar May 4, 2020 at 6:30 pm

Excerpts of Classic American crime films of the 1940s and 1950s, with their distinctive black-and-white visual style and cynical tone will be shown and discussed. Participants will be conversant with main ingredients of genre, history of film noir. T. Graham-Sullivan/J. Sullivan. Runs May 4/6 Mon/Wed in same week

The Wonder of Feathers (New) - Watertown

$20

with Kim Tallcouch

Calendar May 6, 2020 at 6 pm

Feathers create the power of flight and process the wisdom of the skies as well as the wisdom of the bird that they come from. For thousands of years, bird feathers of all kinds have been considered sacred objects by many people and cultures. Feathers often cross our paths, and this class will explore some of the meanings and uses foe these fascinating and beautiful objects.

Following Your Dream: Personal and Career Planning - Torrington

$20

with Jeff Crothers

Calendar May 6, 2020 at 6:30 pm

This one evening class will use the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) for personal and career planning to help participants develop and reach their life goals. Measure your personal style and generate steps to reveal your excellence and what provides you with bliss in life.

AARP Smart Driver Course - Watertown

Free

with Lottie Prushinski

Calendar May 12, 2020 at 5 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. L. Prushinski





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