Saturday Morning Clay:
Pitchers will be the focus for this Fall Saturday Morning Clay Class. Both thrown and hand-built pitchers will be made, and projects will be provided for the advanced student, as well as those with less experience.
This beginning/intermediate class offers wheel throwing and hand building techniques. Skills include centering the clay, forming basic shapes, using the slab roller and extruder and trimming and glazing.
Pottery Open Lab Time
Cost: $6 per hour. Lab Time is FREE for current pottery students.
Bring your best friend and help him/her learn Obedience, Manners, Socialization, as well as some Tricks and Agility.
*This is an Internet Conclusion course with some live instruction on Oct. 4th. YOU MUST COMPLETE ALL OF THE REQUIRED INTERNET COURSEWORK PRIOR TO ATTENDING THE CLASS. You will be asked to provide a certification of completion before the class begins. For more information and to take the course, go to: http://www.cpw.state.co.us/ - You may also contact the instructor, Kathy Hinkle, at 303-940-7078.
Hunter Safety is a required class before applying for the CPW Hunting License.
Live Instruction: Saturday, Oct. 4th from 12pm - 5:30pm*
Cost: $10 for the Live Instruction portion.
Range will follow on Sunday. Contact the Gilpin County Community Center to reserve your spot at 303-582-1453. No spot is guaranteed without payment. You may mail the payment to: Gilpin County Community Center - 250 Norton Dr. Black Hawk, CO 80422.
Dates: Every first and third Thursday of the month
Time: 8:30am - 12:00pm
Cost: Drop-in fee to the Rec
ALL Stitchers wanted: sew, quilt, needlework, knit, crochet.... beginners welcome! Looking for Stitchers interested in getting together twice a month to finish those UFO's, learn something new, share your knowledge, get to know other stitchers. Bring your projects and show'n'tells! Childcare will be provided: $4 first child / $2 each additional child.
This is an on-going, drop-in class. Kids will have fun learning basic Tae Kwon Do blocks and kicks, while also improving their coordination, balance, self-confidence and discipline.
Tae Kwon Do
Tuesday/Thursdays from 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Cost for Adults:
Cost for Youth:
The tenets of order and simplicity is applied in this Korean martial art. Tae Kwon Do emphasizes increased coordination, balance, mental awareness, confidence and overall fitness. These family-oriented classes are ideal for children and adults.
Visit http://www.mountainacademymartialarts.com/ for more information.
Bring your kids and we'll play with them, read books, color, or put in a movie while you get a break and get in shape too. Please provide diapers/wipes/snacks or anything else your child may need to be happy and comfortable while you go play and work out. Parents: If your child is ill, please do not bring them!
The CSU Extension in Gilpin County offers classes that provide valuable information for a variety of different topics which may include: energy conservation, pine beetle control, noxious weeds and more.
Reminder that we have a free weed spray checkout program (thanks to a grant from the Dept of Agriculture). Landowners with small infestations can check out a low-toxicity herbicide for free, larger landowners can get half off. Good for thistles, knapweeds, oxeye daisy, scentless chamomile and more. Call with questions or to reserve: 303-582-9106.
For more information on classes please contact the Colorado State University Extension, Gilpin County Office at 303-582-9106 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit the CSU Extension website: http://www.extension.colostate.edu/gilpin