A healthy mind and body starts with exercise! Glencoe Park District offers a variety of fitness classes each season - from favorites like yoga or Pilates to the latest in fitness trends like rowing and paddleboard yoga. Start your fitness routine today or add in a new class or two to spice up your regular workout! Attendees must be 18 or older. To participate in Glencoe Park District fitness classes, patrons must register in advance. No drop-ins allowed.
Age 18+, Mondays, 1/25-3/22, 6-8 PM, Takiff Center/virtual, $246/270, 319716-01
Age 18+, Wednesdays, 1/20-3/24, 11:30 AM-1:30 PM, Takiff Center/virtual, $307/337, 319716-02
This course is designed for our continuing students with a minimum of two years of experience. This hybrid class allows students the choice of working in the studio or from home for the session. The instructor will teach from the studio while broadcasting the demonstrations live on Zoom. Students working from home will have materials and tools provided and have their work fired using a no-contact pickup and drop off system.
Students will build on their current skills and be encouraged to create more complex forms and develop a personal style. Individual instruction allows students to work on custom projects of their choice. No class: February 15. If COVID restrictions change: class moved online, no refund issued.
Thursdays, 1/21-3/25, 10 AM-12 PM,
Using photos, still life, and your imagination, work in the drawing or painting medium of your choice in this individualized online class. Individual instruction will be given on techniques.
Thursday, 1/21-3/25, 1-3 PM,
Develop strong drawing skills for botanical art. In this class, students will draw live plants and from photographs. In addition, they will learn how to enhance illustrations with colored pencils, pen, ink, and watercolor.
Tuesdays, 1/19-3/23, 9-11:30 AM,
In this introductory, in-person course, students will draw the human form from live models. Each class will include a gesture drawing and a longer pose. This class is great for beginning students or for those who would like to draw or paint a live model. Price includes model fee. If COVID restrictions change: class moved online, no refund issued.
Wednesdays, 1/20-3/24, 12:30-3 PM,
Students will learn the basics and explore new methods for more advanced painters. This studio class offers individual instruction, with students progressing at their own pace. If COVID restrictions change: class moved online, no refund issued.
Platform (or paddle) tennis is played outdoors in the fall, winter, and spring. It is great exercise, a social sport, and can be enjoyed by players of any age or ability. Through an agreement with the Winnetka Park District, Glencoe residents receive resident rates at the Winnetka Platform Tennis Club (WPTC). For more information, please contact Colin Cross at email@example.com, or call Winnetka Park District at (847) 501-2060 or visit winnetkapaddle.com.