Personal Enrichment

NEW! Medicare: Managing Health Care Expenses in Retirement




Code: W18-654
Price: $25.00

Instructor: S. Eric Ascendorf, M.A. Economics, Executive Vice President of Wealth Management, RIS - Retirement Income Specialist
Day/Time: WEDNESDAY, 6:30 - 8:00 PM
Start Date: MARCH 7, 2018.
Fees: 25.00
Number of Class Meetings: 1 Session

Course Description:

This workshop will provide helpful information for navigating Medicare and managing your health expenses. It is purely educational. No specific insurance or investment products will be discussed. How does Medicare work with private insurance to provide comprehensive care? Medicare B and D or Medicare Advantage? Most people pay too much for private insurance. Learn how to avoid extra costs. Medicare and long-term care, what does it cover? You need to know the answers to these questions because Medicare is not an option (penalties are imposed for failure to comply). Medicare is an integral, complicated, costly, and necessary part of this stage of your life. Be informed.

NEW! Retirement Income? How To Turn What You Have Accumulated Into A Lifetime Income




Code: W18-655
Price: $25.00

Instructor: S. Eric Ascendorf, M.A. Economics, Executive Vice President of Wealth Management, RIS - Retirement Income Specialist
Day/Time: WEDNESDAY, 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Start Date: MARCH 28, 2018.
Fees: $25.00
Number of Class Meetings: 1 session

Course Description:

Managing Social Security....take it now or later? A review of income producing investments focusing on risk v. reward; guaranteeing lifetime income; structuring a plan and portfolio; tools to estimate your success.

Drawing & Watercolors




Code: W18-812
Price: $89.00

Instructor: Rosalie McCarthy, Professional Portrait Artist, Former Member of The Copley Society of Boston, has 30 years' experience Teaching children and adults.
Day/Time: THURSDAYS, 6:00 - 8:30 PM
Start Date: JANUARY 18, 2018.
Fees: 89.00
Number of Class Meetings: 6 Sessions

Course Description:

DRAWING AND WATERCOLORS: Drawing and painting is not a magical ingredient granted to a chosen few. It is a developed skill and contrary to popular belief watercolor is a very forgiving medium. Join us and discover how easily you can accomplish both. Rosalie will take you step by step throughout the entire process with ongoing demonstration and individual guidance. Always a different subject matter for returning students. Necessary to bring to first class: No larger than 9X12 Pad, 140 pound, cold-pressed watercolor paper, Box of no less than 12 (or 18) student grade watercolors IN TUBES (NOT 1/2 pans or flat, round colors in small oblong containers, they're inadequate for full coverage paintings), full role of paper towels, masking tape, good supply of UNGLAZED paper plates, gray kneaded eraser, artist drawing pencil. A brief informative presentation of various brushes, papers, palettes and paints, necessary and unnecessary will be discussed together with helpful handouts. Brushes and water cups supplied by the Instructor. Instructor: Rosalie McCarthy has 30 years experience teaching children and adults and currently teaches in several locations throughout Cape Cod.

Aromatherapy Holiday Gifts That Heal




Code: F18-701
Price: $39.00

Instructor: Kathleen Viola, Certified Herbalist, Herbology Instructor.
Day/Time: WEDNESDAYS, 6:00-9:00
Start Date: NOVEMBER 1, 2017
Fees: $39.00 PLUS $35 Material Fee payable to the Instructor.
Number of Class Meetings: 1 Session

Course Description:

A scarf! Another Tie! Forget the same old gifts. What could be better than a gift that heals? Make your loved ones a truly personal gift. Choose from a variety of healing gifts such as aromatherapy bath, bags, salts, tea blends, soaks and foot soaks. These are full size and you make them in class. Additional formulas for facial herbs, balms and more are provided. Students will leave class with at least 3 full size healing products. Examples are: healing spritzers, bath salts, scrubs, lip balms, vapor balms, sore muscle cream, cream salves, oils all custom made by you. All covered in class, but must be paid for in advance. JOJOBA oil and other supplies will be available for sale also, before or after class. Instructor: Kathleen Viola, Certified Herbalist, Herbology Instructor Fee: $39 plus $35 material fee due to the instructor at beginning of class. Checks/Cash only.

LEARN TO CROCHET




Code: W18-808
Price: $69.00

Instructor: Diane Parini
Day/Time: TUESDAY, 5:30-7:30PM
Start Date: JANUARY 23, 2018.
Fees: $69.00
Number of Class Meetings: 3

Course Description:

New! Learn to Crochet - Crochet isnít just for winter accessories!! Let me show you how to crochet. Not only does it help with relaxation techniques, it is for both genders, you can create beautiful items all year long! This Summer class is for those for first time crochet, our first class, we will learn crochet in rows and the basic stitches in crochet, by creating a Stitch Sampler Dish or Wash Cloth. In our second class, we will learn crochet in the round, to create a Summer Hat, a Basket or a Market Bag of your choice. Our third class, we will continue by learning how to read patterns, abbreviations, introduce you to different ways of crochet, crochet lace and Tunisian crochet, and most important the yarns, the differences, the options, and how to read the yarn labels and know what to choose, after you choose a pattern. Whatís online, tutorials, you tube and more. I will give you plenty of handouts and step by steps, but bring a notebook; you might want to jot down more information. Please bring with you for your first class 2 skeins of worsted weight cotton yarn. (Lily Sugar n Cream or Peaches n Cream or Premier) these are the name brands. Any color you choose. You will need a crochet hook size I/5.5, it can be aluminum, plastic, wood or bamboo. The plastic or aluminum is usually the least expensive for starting out. Many love the bamboo. Itís a personal choice. These items can be found at Walmart, Michaels, JoAnn, AC Moore or your local yarn shop, or online. We will discuss more about online in class. So come for a relaxing evening. Bring your Coffee or Tea. Bring a friend. Once we get going you wonít want it to end! Instructor: Diane Parini, Lover of Yarns and being creative.

NEW! CREATE CUSTOM EARRINGS AND/OR PENDANT




Code: W18-428
Price: $20.00

Instructor: Kendra Bond, Creative Teacher for many years. Kendra taught students how to create naturally.
Day/Time: WEDNESDAY, 7:00-9:00PM
Start Date: APRIL 11, 2018.
Fees: $20.00 PLUS A MATERIAL FEE OF $15.00 PAYABLE TO THE INSTRUCTOR THE NIGHT OF CLASS.
Number of Class Meetings: 1 Session.

Course Description:

NEW! CREATE CUSTOM MADE EARRINGS AND/OR A PENDANT. Choose from thousands of shapes and colored beads to design a simply made pendant and earring set or two pairs of earrings. This class allows you to choose color and shapes to custom design these pieces to match your wardrobe. You will leave with a one of a kind set or earrings. Come and get creative. Instructor: Kendra Bond, Creative Teacher. For many years Kendra taught students how to create naturally.

Aromatherapy/Herbal Soap Making - Just in Thyme for your Christmas Gift Giving!!




Code: F18-815
Price: $39.00

Instructor: Kathleen Viola, Certified Herbalist, Herbology Instructor
Day/Time: WEDNESDAY, 5:30-8:30PM
Start Date: OCTOBER 25, 2017
Fees: $39.00 PLUS $35.00 DOLLAR MATERIAL FEE PAYABLE TO THE INSTRUCTOR (CHECKS/CASH ONLY)
Number of Class Meetings: 1 session

Course Description:

Aromatherapy/Herbal Soap Making - Just in Thyme for your Christmas Gift Giving!!!! As mentioned on the Dr. Oz show, store bought soap is one of the ten top things to remove from your home for optimum health. Kathleen will share the art and science of the soap making craft. These handmade body care bars have been useful for flaking skin, eczema, poison ivy, head lice, insect bites, soap allergies, diaper rash and many more conditions common when using store bought soaps. These soaps are crafted with natural and pure ingredients. The unique formulas Kathleen has developed have proven to be luxurious face and body bars. Enjoyed by all ages and used on all skin types. The bases of these beautiful handcrafted and hand cut bars are coconut and olive oils and are 100% food grade. Once you learn this basic soapmaking technique there are no limits to your creativity. One may even start your own soap making business or use them for exquisite gift giving. This class is set up by Kathleen with the students in mind to see first hand, soap making before investing in costly supplies and valuable time. There is no supply list, or costly mistakes in purchasing wrong supplies, before you see first hand if this is for you. Soap making is truly a wonderful, fun, and therapeutic craft enjoyed for centuries by our Mothers, Grandmothers and Great-Grand Mothers before us. Soap takes 6 weeks to cure, some bars longer. Instructor: Kathleen Viola, Certified Herbalist, Herbology Instructor. Fee: $39 plus $35 material fee. Checks/Cash only to cover $35.00 Material fee due to the Instructor to cover bars of soap and handout. Some supplies will be sold after class for those who wish to make soap. Checks and cash. Coconut oil and some essential oils. wholesale suppliers will be supplied at class.

PLAY THE GUITAR IN 3 LESSONS




Code: W18-876
Price: $69.00

Instructor: Jane Darcy, Professional Guitarist and Teacher.
Day/Time: MONDAYS, 6:00-8:00PM
Start Date: MARCH 26, 2018.
Fees: $69.00 DOLLARS PLUS $10.00 Material Fee payable to the Instructor.
Number of Class Meetings: 3 Sessions

Course Description:

HAVE FUN AND LEARN THE GUITAR IN 3 EASY LESSONS. Gain knowledge of music theory and how to apply it to the guitar. Learn to play one, four, five chords in one key which provides the basis of most rock, pop, country and folk songs.

MORE PLAY THE GUITAR




Code: W18-877
Price: $69.00

Instructor: Jane Darcy, Professional Guitarist & Teacher.
Day/Time: MONDAY, 6:00-8:00PM
Start Date: APRIL 23, 2018.
Fees: $69.00 PLUS A $10 Material Fee payable to the Instructor.
Number of Class Meetings: 3 Sessions

Course Description:

MORE PLAY THE GUITAR - CONTINUE HAVING FUN. Gain more knowledge of music theory and how to apply it to the guitar in this intermediate course.

QUILTING CLASS - FLYING GEESE PATTERN




Code: W18-264
Price: $59.00

Instructor: Linda Walker
Day/Time: THURSDAYS, 6:30-8:30PM
Start Date: FEBRUARY 15, 2018.
Fees: $59.00
Number of Class Meetings: 3 Sessions

Course Description:

QUILTING CLASS - FLYING GEESE PATTERN -(LAP QUILT OR TWIN/QUEEN SIZE) - Let's Quilt!! Come and learn how to sew a Flying Geese Design lap quilt for your couch, or Twin/Queen size bed. To make the Flying Geese Lap Quilt you will need to purchase 6-8 fabrics of your choice (1/2 yard of each for lap quilt and 3/4 of a yard each for the twin/queen size) choose cotton fabrics. These fabrics should be washed and ironed before class. We will cut these fabrics into triangles in class so you will need to bring to class: An Olfa Mat, rotary cutter with an Omnigrid ruler and matching thread. You will also need to bring to class a portable sewing machine. Also, when picking out fabrics for the flying geese pattern, pick out a dark blue print with a light blue print, a dark green with a light green print, and so on. By choosing darks and lights of the same color makes your quilts pop! See you in class! Instructor: Linda Walker has been Sewing and Knitting for many years and has made many Quilts, Custom Curtains, and Clothing

NEW! HOW TO DAZZLE YOUR POTENTIAL EMPLOYER




Code: W18-117
Price: $169.00

Instructor: Nancy DeSouza, RN
Day/Time: Tuesday, 5:30-8:30pm
Start Date: MAY 1, 2018.
Fees: $169.00
Number of Class Meetings: 2 Sessions

Course Description:

NEW!  HOW TO DAZZLE YOUR POTENTIAL EMPLOYER - Learn techniques to entice your future employer.  This class will teach you how to create a cover letter and resume that will get noticed.
You will learn techniques that will guarantee you the ability to ace a job interview.