dance * dance * dance


Instructor:  Angela Godin

Limit: 20
M: $ 28       NM: $33
7:00 PM — 8:00 PM
6 Fridays         Mar 22 - Apr 26

Spring Wedding & Prom seasons are here and you'll want to do more on the dance floor than "shake your groove thing" or the "middle school slow dance"! In this class you'll learn to dance, not learn routines. East Coast Swin and Slow Dance are just the "first steps"!


Instructor:  Jean Thompson

Limit 10
M: $44    NM: $49
6:30 PM — 8:30 PM

6 Mondays          Mar 18 — Apr 22

Intermediate students will choose their own patterns and work to advance to more intricate work. They are expected to cut and foil accurately and produce a consistently beaded solder line. Jean will contact each student to challenge them to choose pieces that will increase their skill set. Students will provide glass and materials (solder, flux, foil, patina, etc.) for their project.


Instructor:  Jean Thompson

Limit 10
M: $44+     NM: $49+
6:30 PM — 8:30 PM

6 Tuesdays          Mar 19 - Apr 23 ​

**Materials fee: $8 payable to CAC**

This simple beginner’s panel will have you remembering beautiful sunsets! Beginning students will learn the basics by creating a 7”x10” stained glass panel using the copper foil method pioneered by Louis Comfort Tiffany. Stop by CAC for an example of this project. Student Supply List will be supplied at registration. 


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dance * dance * dance


Instructor:  Angela Godin

Limit: 20
M: $ 28       NM: $33
6:00 PM — 7:00 PM
6 Fridays         Mar 22 - Apr 26

Learn the basics of Latin dances: Salsa, Cha-Cha, and Merengue.  Angela’s classes are fun and you’ll be looking great on the dance floor!


Instructor:  Dot Griffin

Limit: 6
M: $        NM: $65
6:00 PM — 8:00 PM
6 Thursdays         Mar 21 - Apr 25

Brush up on basics or learn a few new stitches. This refresher course will have you back knitting again in no time! Dot will help you fix beginner’s errors, give you helpful tips & tricks, and cheer on your successes. Needles and practice yarn will be provided, but you’re welcome to bring your own.

Materials list will be provided at first class.



Instructor:  Lara Rice

Limit:  None
M: $22    NM: $27
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

6 Mondays          Mar 18 - Apr 22

Meet in the gallery to discuss the history's masters of the art world while sharing a muffin and a mug of coffee or tea. Chat with other art lovers and Lara. She is very knowledgeable and makes the dusty past of famous artists come to life!


**Prerequisite: Pottery I with MJ Lech**
Instructor: Marian Lech

Limit 7
M: $66    NM: $71
6:00 PM — 8:00 PM

7 Mondays          Jan 14 — Feb 25

Building on basic skills from Clay I (required), the Clay II student must be able to wedge clay, center clay on a wheel, and throw a small pot. This class is for the students looking to advance their skills on the wheel. Wear old, comfortable clothes, and bring a towel for your lap/clean up. No long fingernails and please leave your jewelry at home. Also, please stay for clean up after the class.Materials fee of $25 is payable to the Arts Center.


Instructor:  Lynn Mahla

Limit 12
M: $42    NM: $47
6:30 PM — 8:30 PM

6 Mondays          Mar 18 — Apr 22

Beginners will learn how to start a project with basic stitches such as chain stitch, single & double crochet & more. The class will cover other techniques such as increasing, decreasing, and pattern reading. Projects include a dishcloth, spa cloth, a scarf or a necklace. Experienced students may bring something they are currently working on. Materials needed by beginners: Practice Peaches and Cream yarn & J hook.

Adult Classes


Instructor:  Charles Rametta

Limit: 15
M: $37    NM: $42
6:00 PM — 8:00 PM

6 Tuesdays          Mar 19 - April 23 ​

Do you love to take pictures with your DSLR, but can’t get good results? Charley will help you understand camera settings, best color labs, & more. Class is part lecture & part hands-on, so dress to go outside.

Bring your DSLR camera and manual to class.


Instructor:  Ken Robb

Limit: 6
M: $75        NM: $80
6:00 PM — 8:00 PM
3 Wednesdays        Mar 27 - Apr 10

If you enjoy the ocean, we think you're going to love this class! Ken will teach you the processes of creating a sand-dollar bowl and glass coral. Once they are fired you'll have two pieces of artwork that YOU MADE to remind you of beautiful days on the beach.


Instructor:  Marian Lech

Limit: 7
M: $25+    NM: $30+
10:30 AM — 12:30 PM

4 Saturdays          Mar 23 - Apr 13

Pottery Studio Time Available!  Throw on a wheel with an instructor present to create what you’d like! Each 2-hr session is independent. Cost includes 2 hours of wheel time, plus clay. Pieces can be fired/glazed for additional cost (instructor to provide price list). Schedule your Saturday studio time by Friday afternoon. All dates are independent, this is not a class.



Instructor:  MJ Lech

Limit 7
M: $66+    NM: $71+
6:00 PM — 8:00 PM

7 Tuesdays          Mar 19 - Apr 30

** Materials fee:  $25 payable to CAC **

Students will learn the basics of wheel throwing, from clay prep to clean up. This class is for the individual with little or no experience with throwing clay on a wheel. Wear old, comfortable clothes, and bring a towel for your lap/clean up. No long fingernails and leave jewelry at home. Be prepared to stay for clean up after the class.


Instructor:  Marian Lech

Limit: 7
M: $45+    NM: $50+
10:30 AM — 12:30 PM

4 Saturdays          Mar 23 - Apr 13

Materials fee: $20.00 payable to CAC.

This class experience is hand building. You can use your creativity to produce pieces in clay with no wheel throwing. Wear old clothes and bring a towel. Please leave valuables at home. No long fingernails.


Instructor:  Sande Staib

Limit: 6
M: $35+    NM: $40+
6:00 PM — 8:00 PM

4 Tuesdays          Mar 19 - April 9 

**Materials fee: $10 payable to CAC**

Are you ready for SPRING? Sande is! She’ll be teaching “One Stroke” painting technique for flowers! This decorative painting project will artfully welcome Spring into your decor!