Adult Programs (Age 18+)

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Tennis

Beginner with Tim Hibbens


        

Age 18+, Mondays, 8/30-10/4, 11 AM-12 PM, Watts Park, $120/132, 218710-02
Age 18+, Wednesdays, 9/1-10/6, 11 AM-12 PM, Watts Park, $144/158, 218710-06
Age 18+, Saturdays, 9/11-10/2, 11 AM-12 PM, Central School, $96/106, 218710-10

Student are introduced to the game of tennis and receive basic instruction of forehand, backhand, serve, volley, rules, scoring, and proper tennis etiquette. No Class Dates: September 6.

Advanced Beginner with Tim Hibbens


        

Ages 18+, Tuesdays, 8/31-10/5, 11 AM-12 PM, Watts Park, $120/132, 218710-04
Ages 18+, Thursdays, 9/2-10/7, 11 AM-12 PM, Watts Park, $120/132, 218710-08

For students who have progressed past the beginner program, this class emphasizes stroke refinement and match play. No Class Dates: September 7 and 16

Intermediate Drill & Play with Tim Hibbens


        

Age 18+, Tuesday, 8/31-10/5, 9:30-11 AM, Watts Park, $150/165, 218710-03
Age 18+, Thursdays, 9/2-10/7, 9:30-11 AM, Watts Park, $150/165, 218710-07

45-minute drills start each session. The emphasis is on organized match play with the intent of putting into effect what has been mastered from previous practice. Varied competitions with tips from the pros strengthen game skills. The level of play is advanced, so acceptance into the group play situation is set up at the teaching pro's discretion. No class: September 6, 7, 16.

Advanced Drill & Play with Tim Hibbens


        

Ages 18+, Mondays, 8/30-10/4, 9:30-11AM, Watts Park, $150/165, 218710-01
Age 18+, Wednesdays, 9/1-10/6, 9:30-11 AM, Watts Park, $180/198, 218710-05
Age 18+, Saturdays, 9/11-10/2, 9:30-11 AM, Central School, $120/132, 218710-09

45-minute drills start each session. The emphasis is on organized match play with the intent of putting into effect what has been mastered from previous practice. Varied competitions with tips from the pros strengthen game skills. The level of play is advanced, so acceptance into the group play situation is set up at the teaching pro's discretion. No class: September 6.

Art

Drawing for Everyone with Cheryl Steiger


        

Age 18+, Wednesdays, 9/8-12/15, 9:30 AM-12 PM, Takiff Center , $537 /591 , 219721-01

Learn the fundamental skills of composition, proportion, values, and perspective in different techniques and mediums. Individual attention received at every skill level.  Limited proration is available for adult art classes, read the policy here. No class: November 24.

Figure Drawing with Cheryl Steiger


        

Age 18+, Tuesdays, 9/14-10/26, 9:30 AM-12 PM, Takiff Center, $368/405, 219720-01
Age 18+, Tuesdays, 10/26-12/14, 9:30 AM- 12 PM, Takiff Center, $430/473, 219720-02

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. Limited proration is available for adult art classes, read the policy here. No class: September 7 & November 23.

Improvisation with Jill Stuck


        

Age 18+, Thursdays, 9/2-12/16, 7-8 PM, Takiff Center , $441 /485 , 219780-01

Join improv artist and instructor, Jill Stuck, for this fun-filled, one-hour class that promotes self-confidence, teamwork, and the power of “Yes, and!” 

No class: September 16 and November 25. 

The Artist's Studio with Cheryl Steiger


        

Age 18+, Thursdays, 9/9-12/16, 10 AM-12 PM, Takiff Center , $399 /439 , 219737-01

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. lncluded in your fee is access to a digital library of recordings from the class session. Limited proration is available for adult art classes, read the policy here. No class: September 16 & November 25.

Botanical Drawing with Cheryl Steiger


        

Age 18+, Thursdays, 9/9-12/16, 12:30-3 PM, Takiff Center , $498 /548 , 219722-01

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. Limited proration is available for adult art classes, read the policy here. No class: September 16 & November 25.

Watercolor with Cheryl Steiger


        

Age 18+, Wednesdays, 9/8-12/15, 12:30-3 PM, Takiff Center , $537 /591 , 219733-01

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.  Limited proration is available for adult art classes, read the policy here. No class: November 24.

Crafting with Kim with Kim Bloomberg NEW!


        

Age 18+, Thursdays, 9/2-9/30, 6-8 PM, Takiff Center , $172 /190 , 212760-01

Prepare to take a creative journey in this multi-level course with Kim Bloomberg where students explore a variety of techniques and materials. Learn how to create through sculpting, mosaics, paint, mixed media, clay, fiber and much more. New projects each session. Dress for a mess!

Adult Ceramics

Adult Ceramics All Levels


        

Age 18+, Thursdays, 9/2-10/21, 10 AM-1 PM, Takiff Center, $329/362, 219715-01
Age 18+, Thursdays, 10/28-12/16, 10 AM-1 PM, Takiff Center, $329/362, 219715-02
Age 18+, Thursdays, 9/2-10/21, 6-9 PM, Takiff Center, $329/362, 219715-03
Age 18+, Thursdays, 10/28-12/16, 6-9 PM, Takiff Center, $329/362, 219715-04

All levels welcome! Whether you are a beginner or experienced potter this gives you the freedom to create custom functional or sculptural pieces. Individual instruction allows students to learn the basics of ceramics as well as refine current skills. Wheel throwing, hand-building, and surface design will be covered in class. All supplies included in the class fee. Additional open studio time is posted after the first class.  No class: September 16 & November 25.

Adult Ceramics Intermediate


        

Intermediate/Advanced: Age 18+, Wednesdays, 9/1-10/20, 10 AM-1 PM, Takiff Center, $376/414, 219716-01
Intermediate/Advanced: Age 18+, Wednesdays, 10/27-12/15, 10 AM-1 PM, Takiff Center, $329/362, 219716-02
Advanced: Age 18+, Mondays, 8/30-10/18, 6-9 PM, Takiff Center, $282/310, 219716-03
Advanced: Age 18+, Mondays, 10/25-12/13, 6-9 PM, Takiff Center, $329/362, 219716-04

 Students will build on their existing skills to create more complex forms and focus on developing their own style. Individual instruction allows students to work on custom projects of their choice.  Students must meet the  ceramics requirement due to the emphasis on working independently. All supplies are included in the class fee. Additional open studio time is posted after the first class. No class: September 6, October 11, November 24, 22.

  • Intermediate/Advanced: Designed for continuing students with a minimum of two years experience. 
  • Advanced: This course is designed for continuing students with a minimum of three years experience. 

Pickleball

Beginner Pickleball with Carl Rosenthal


        

Ages 30+, Tuesdays, 8/24-9/28, 2-3:30 PM, Watts Park, $125/140, 215600-01
Ages 30+, Tuesdays, 8/24-9/28, 3:30-5 PM, Watts Park, $125/140, 215600-02
Ages 30+, Thursdays, 8/26-9/30, 5-6:30 PM, Watts Park, $125/140, 215600-03
Ages 30+, Tuesdays, 10/12-11/9, 7-8:30 PM, Takiff Center, $125/140, 215600-07
Ages 30+, Tuesdays, 11/16-12/21, 7-8:30 PM, Takiff Center, $125/140, 215600-09

Come and learn the fastest growing racket sport in America! Pickleball is a combination of tennis and ping pong played with a whiffle ball on a badminton size court. Our beginners Pickleball workshop will allow you to learn about the game, understand the rules and scoring and develop the skills needed to play. These 90-minute lessons are taught by an experienced player and all equipment is provided. No drop-ins allowed. No class: September 7, 16, November 23, 25.

Intermediate Pickleball with Carl Rosenthal


        

Ages 30+, Tuesdays, 8/24-9/28, 5-6:30 PM, Watts Park, $125/140, 215600-04
Ages 30+, Thursdays, 8/26-9/30, 2-3:30 PM, Watts Park, $125/140, 215600-05
Ages 30+, Thursdays, 8/26-9/30, 3:30-5 PM, Watts Park, $125/140, 215600-06
Ages 30+, Thursdays, 10/14-11/11, 7-8:30 PM, Takiff Center, $125/140, 215600-08
Ages 30+, Thursdays, 11/18-12/23, 7-8:30 PM, Takiff Center, $125/140, 215600-10

For the intermediate pickleball player, students will expand on skills and game strategy learned during beginner class. This class is designed for those who have played the game and want to further improve their game. These 90-minute lessons are taught by an experienced player and all equipment is provided. No drop-ins allowed. No class: September 7, 16, November 23, 25.