Holiday Pottery Time:
This winter break the Clay Studio will have an instructor available on the four Saturday's after Thanksgiving, 9:30 - 12 noon. Steve Briggs will be at the Studio 11/29 & 12/6. Sherrill Cannon will be there 12/13 & 12/20. Not a formal class, just available for help.
Clay: $9.50/25# bag. Both white stoneware and Cone 10 reduction will be available. A reduction firing will be scheduled before Christmas.
Teresa Keller will be doing a pit/barrel firing at her home on South Beaver Creek, Sunday, December 21st. It will be good times with food and drink, etc. She will be sending out an email soon. There's plenty of time to make things at the Clay Studio and fire them at her place.
Pottery Open Lab Time
Cost: $6 per hour. Lab Time is FREE for current pottery students.
Baby and Me (ages 2 months - 24 months)
Preschool - Ballet, Acrobatics, and Tap (ages 2-4)
Combination - Ballet, Acrobatics, and Tap (ages 6-10)
Preschool - Ballet, Acrobatics, and Tap (ages 3-5)
*This is special introductory price for December only.
Baby and Me classes are a great way to have fun and bond with your child while they are learning and working on their motor skills and fundamentals. These skills will be introduced by you through creativity, movement and music.
Ballet is the foundation for all types of dance. It teaches self discipline, poise and grace. Each class will include a warm-up at the barre, Ballet techniques in center floor, and progressions across the floor such as turns, leaps and a Ballet combination. Songs and dances will be taught for ages 3-5.
Acrobatics will improve large motor skills and build strength and flexibility. Young students will learn basic exercises and tumbling. Older students and those with previous acrobatic or gymnastic experience will be taught according to their ability.
Tap is an enjoyable way to learn rhythm and coordination. The students will learn basic to advanced Tap technique, progressions across the floor, turns and a Tap combination.
Instructor: Leslie Ann Chiucchi Dysart
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.
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