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  1. Aikido (Ages 18+)

    August 10, 2019, 9:30 AM - November 30, 2019, 11:30 AM @ Brambleton Center

    A Japanese martial art teaching self defense using efficient body movements, not strength, to redirect the force of an attack and diffusing it. Increase awareness, flexibility, and balance. Train your body and mind with movement, breathing, and meditative exercise helping you learn principals that are practical for self defense as well as daily life.

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  2. Aikido (Ages 18+)

    August 10, 2019, 6:30 PM - November 28, 2019, 8:30 PM @ Brambleton Center

    A Japanese martial art teaching self defense using efficient body movements, not strength, to redirect the force of an attack and diffusing it. Increase awareness, flexibility, and balance. Train your body and mind with movement, breathing, and meditative exercise helping you learn principals that are practical for self defense as well as daily life.

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  3. Never Stop Moving (Ages 55+)

    October 16, 2019, 8:55 AM - 9:55 AM @ Brambleton Center

    Begin your morning with this low impact fitness class, designed to blend standing and seated exercises to improve endurance, strength and balance. The class will increase heart rate through gentle exercises and will end with seated poses to improve flexibility and posture. Enjoy fun music and good company in this class created for active adults. Eight week class. Instructor: Jane Powell.

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  4. Yogilates (Ages 18+)

    October 16, 2019, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ Brambleton Center

    Transformational and focused blend of Pilates and yoga movements that facilitate positive change in the body, mind and spirit. Pilates principles use the body’s strength, flexibility, and coordination to maximum advantage .Yoga postures tone, strengthen, and align the body, increase flexibility, and move energy through the body, leaving the participant calm enough to meditate after practice. Quiet the mind, embrace the present moment, and manifest good health. Taught by Patricia Placona, a RYT-200 certified instructor. Ten week program.

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  5. Handbuilding in Clay (Ages 18+)

    October 16, 2019, 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Pottery can be created without the use of a potter's wheel. You can create beautiful pots and clay forms by hand using simple tools, slabs of clay, or just by using your hands and fingers. In this class you will explore many techniques for hand built pottery. Ten week program. Instructor: Becky Carr

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  6. Meditative Yin Yoga (Ages 18+)

    October 16, 2019, 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM @ Brambleton Center

    Enjoy a quiet healing meditative style of yoga in which poses are held for an extended period of time, encouraging optimal energy flow and health of the bones, joints, and connective tissue. Journey into the heart and soul and cultivate a heightened awareness, compassion, and acceptance of who you are in every moment. Ten class program. Instructor: Rhonda Banner E- RYT 200

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  7. Fully Fit (Ages 18+)

    October 16, 2019, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Brambleton Center

    This universally friendly, full body workout is designed to build a strong, lean body through a low impact fitness routine. Start with a variety of cardio moves that can be intensified for the most fit, or toned down for beginners, within each and every movement. The class combines resistance toning and stretching for a well-rounded workout geared specifically for those looking to tone and strengthen. One class fits all! A perfect workout compliment to more gentle classes. 8 week program. Instructor: Erin Lewis.

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  8. Body Enrichment (Ages 30+)

    October 16, 2019, 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM @ Brambleton Center

    Exercise at a pace you can handle! Starting in a seated position, Body Enrichment is designed for women and men who want to increase their energy and improve balance and coordination. This all-around fitness class is for the student who wants to get involved in a program that is fun, successful and results oriented. 8 week program. Instructor: Sarah Linkous, RYT-200.

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  9. Easy Ride for 55 Spin Class (Ages 18+)

    October 16, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM @ Brambleton Center

    Take a stroll down memory lane on our stationary bikes while listening to upbeat classics! This low impact, gentle cycle class is geared towards the beginner and is a great workout. Designed to be easy on the joints, grab a seat and get ready for a fun, unique, simple spin class! 6 class course. Instructor: Lorie Murray.

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  10. Yoga for Life (Ages 18+)

    October 16, 2019, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Are you looking for an exercise which is enjoyable, fun, and can be sustained for life? Why not make time for yourself? You are worth it! Stretch, breathe, feel good, meditate, relax, and let go of tension and stress. This class will strengthen the body, quiet the mind, renew the spirit, and help you experience a greater sense of joy and overall well-being. This class is perfect for both new and continuing students. Ten week program. Instructor: Rhonda Banner E-RYT 200.

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  11. Chair Assisted Yoga (Ages 18+)

    October 16, 2019, 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM @ Brambleton Center

    If you've wanted to try yoga, but feel you can't get up and down easily, this class is for you! Improve balance, posture, coordination and memory, improve muscle tone, reduce stress and learn relaxation techniques. No need to get on the floor, no experience necessary. Instructor: Patricia Placona, a 200-e RYT, Restorative Yoga Certified Instructor.

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  12. Jazzercise Unlimited! (Ages 18+)

    October 16, 2019, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Sign up for unlimited Jazzercise classes for just 105! Register online or call the Brambleton Center for this special rate. Ten week program. Instructor: Suzanne Miller.

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  13. T'ai Chi-10 Form (Ages 18+)

    October 16, 2019, 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

    Originally developed as a Martial Art for self defense, T’ai Chi is a non-competitive, self-paced system of gentle physical exercise and dynamic stretching. It is sometimes described as ‘Meditation in Motion’ because it promotes serenity through gentle movement; connecting the mind, body, and spirit through as sequence of blissful postures. The class consists of slow intentional movements, incorporating breathing and mindful imagery. Its goal is to relax, strengthen, connect the physical body and mind, enhance the natural flow of Chi (life force), and improve one’s health. Eight week program at the Brambleton Center. Instructor: Denis Spencer

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  14. Beginning Fiddle (Ages 12+)

    October 16, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Brambleton Center

    This class is designed for beginners interested in learning to play the fiddle. Students will learn bowings, scales, and songs. Required materials: Fiddle (Violin) and bow. Eight week program. Instructor: Earl Henritze

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  15. Bluegrass Banjo (Ages 12+)

    October 16, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Learn to play chords, rolls and songs in this introductory bluegrass style banjo class. Students must bring their own banjo to class. Eight week program. Instructor: Earl Henritze.

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  16. Pottery (Ages 18+)

    October 16, 2019, 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Brambleton Center

    The Brambleton Center offers a well equipped studio to create original works of clay in both wheel and freeform. Equipment includes 13 electric wheels, a slab roller, and an assortment of tools and accessories for shaping and sculpting the clay. A variety of glazes are mixed in the studio offering about 23 colors. Class fee also includes utilizing the studio on your own during select times when classes aren't in session and the firing of pieces made during the 10 week term. Clay must be purchased through Brambleton Center at $25/25 pounds. Saturday will be an open workshop opportunity for those currently registered in a Pottery class. All pottery classes are ten week programs.

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  17. Jazzercise Strength 60 (Ages 18+)

    October 16, 2019, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Jazzercise's class that aims to sculpt lean muscle through weight and resistance training for a tight, toned physique in 60-minutes. This class with transform your body! Instructor: Suzanne Miller.

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  18. Mindfulness Yoga Flow (Ages 18+)

    October 17, 2019, 9:15 AM - 10:15 AM @ Brambleton Center

    Simple and gentle yoga poses to help you unwind, relieve stress, feel great and become more aware of your body, mind and breath. Increase flexibility, balance and focus. Enjoy stretching, strengthening. Breathing, meditation and deep relaxation. Quiet the mind, renew the spirit and infuse your day and evening with peace and joy! This class is perfect for both new and continuing students. Ten week course with Rhonda Banner.

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  19. Ceramincs (Ages 18+)

    October 17, 2019, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Awaken your passion and creativity. Whether you are a beginner or have experience with ceramics, this class is for you. Come learn the skills that make your pieces unique. The class fee includes assistance of certified instructor, Jo Robertson, and firing of your ceramic pieces. Purchase your greenware from the Brambleton Center or an outside source.

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  20. Chair Assisted Yoga (Ages 18+)

    October 17, 2019, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Brambleton Center

    If you've wanted to try yoga, but feel you can't get up and down easily, this class is for you! Improve balance, posture, coordination and memory, improve muscle tone, reduce stress and learn relaxation techniques. No need to get on the floor, no experience necessary. Instructor: Patricia Placona, a 200-e RYT, Restorative Yoga Certified instructor.

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  21. Simple Integral Yoga (Ages 18+)

    October 17, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Brambleton Center

    Begin your day with a renewed sense of joy and peace. These simple yoga poses will leave you feeling energized and refreshed. This class offers yoga poses which are gentle, doable, and life enhancing. Stretch, breathe deeply, relax, meditate, and become more mindful as you increase flexibility, focus, and body awareness. This class is perfect for beginning and continuing yogis. Ten week course. Instructor: Rhonda Banner E-RYT 200.

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  22. Pilates & Barre (Ages 18+)

    October 17, 2019, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM @ Brambleton Center

    This low impact, effective program firms, lengthens, and shapes muscles to their optimal form! We start with warm-up exercises and stretches based in Pilates, then we use light hand weights for toning the upper body, followed by highly effective deep tissue concentrated exercises to work the thighs and seat. We will finish with abdominal- targeting mat work. You will feel new strength, increased flexibility, and more graceful. 6 week program. Instructor: Heather Richardson.

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  23. Pottery (Ages 18+)

    October 17, 2019, 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM @ Brambleton Center

    The Brambleton Center offers a well equipped studio to create original works of clay in both wheel and freeform. Equipment includes 13 electric wheels, a slab roller, and an assortment of tools and accessories for shaping and sculpting the clay. A variety of glazes are mixed in the studio offering about 23 colors. Class fee also includes utilizing the studio on your own during select times when classes aren't in session and the firing of pieces made during the 10 week term. Clay must be purchased through Brambleton Center at $25/25 pounds. Saturday will be an open workshop opportunity for those currently registered in a Pottery class. All pottery classes are ten week programs.

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  24. Empowering Chair Yoga (Ages 18+)

    October 17, 2019, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Would you like to do yoga, standing up or seated in a chair, without ever getting down on the floor? Enjoy the many health benefits of yoga with like-minded yogis. Improve balance, increase flexibility, reduce stress, learn meditation, make new friends and feel energized. This is a yoga class for all levels. Ten week program. Instructor: Rhonda Banner, Certified Life Coach and Yoga Instructor e-RYT 200.

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  25. Fundamental Pilates (Ages 18+)

    October 17, 2019, 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Challenging and rejuvenating for all fitness levels, this Pilates class uses the principles of control, centering, concentration, and precision to engage the deepest core muscles. A total body balance of strength and flexibility that incorporates mind-body exercise techniques to calm the mind and reduce stress. Ten week program. Instructor: Patricia Placona.

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  26. Absolute Beginners Pottery (Ages 16+)

    October 17, 2019, 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Our beginners course is great for anyone who wants to dive right into clay. Experienced instructors will guide you through the process of creating pottery on and off the potter's wheel. You will also learn basic methods for finishing and glazing your pieces. Class fee includes studio time during select times when classes aren't in session and the firing of pieces made during the eight week term. Clay must be purchased through Brambleton Center at $25/25 pounds. Instructor: Carlos Dowling.

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  27. Guitar for Absolute Beginners (Ages 12+)

    October 17, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Brambleton Center

    This class is an introduction to guitar for all types of music. You will learn to tune your instrument, read tablature, strum chords, and perform easy riffs and melodies. Please bring your own guitar (acoustic or electric) to class. This class is also open to bass players. Eight week program. Instructor: Randolph Walker

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  28. Next Step Pottery (Ages 18+)

    October 17, 2019, 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Come dive right in to the clay with us as you use your skills learned in the absolute beginner’s pottery course. You will continue your basic methods for finishing and glazing your pieces. Class fee includes studio time during select times when classes aren't in session and the firing of pieces made during the ten week term. Clay must be purchased through Brambleton Center at $25/25 pounds. Prerequisite: Absolute Beginners Pottery. Instructor: Carlos Dowling.

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  29. Yoga (Ages 18+)

    October 17, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Take time each week to release tension from the day and relax your mind, body, and spirit. Focus your energy on the link between breathing and movement as well as on poses that strengthen you from the inside out. Increase flexibility, endurance, and build heat all in a comfortable and encouraging environment. Appropriate for beginners as well as those with an ongoing practice. 12 week course. Instructor: Trudi Mardian

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  30. Dancing Toes (Ages 16+)

    October 17, 2019, 6:45 PM - 7:45 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Get your toes tapping to some good old classics! This introductory class lets you work on basic tap skills, across–the-floor, combos, and a dance routine. Absolute beginners are welcome. Remember once a dancer always a dancer. Tap shoes required. Instructor: Patty Stratton. Now an eight week program.

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  31. NEW: Irish Band (Ages 18+)

    October 17, 2019, 7:05 PM - 8:05 PM @ Brambleton Center

    If you enjoy good natured Irish pub songs, then this class is for you! This instructional band class is for students who sing and/or play guitar, keyboard, ukulele, or bass. Two months of previous classes or lessons is required. Please bring your instrument to class. Eight week program. Instructor: Randolph Walker.

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  32. Yoga (Ages 18+)

    October 17, 2019, 7:05 PM - 8:05 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Take time each week to release tension from the day and relax your mind, body, and spirit. Focus your energy on the link between breathing and movement as well as on poses that strengthen you from the inside out. Increase flexibility, endurance, and build heat all in a comfortable and encouraging environment. Appropriate for beginners as well as those with an ongoing practice. 12 week course. Instructor: Trudi Mardian

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  33. Never Stop Moving (Ages 55+)

    October 18, 2019, 8:55 AM - 9:55 AM @ Brambleton Center

    Begin your morning with this low impact fitness class, designed to blend standing and seated exercises to improve endurance, strength and balance. The class will increase heart rate through gentle exercises and will end with seated poses to improve flexibility and posture. Enjoy fun music and good company in this class created for active adults. Eight week class. Instructor: Jane Powell.

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  34. Yogilates (Ages 18+)

    October 18, 2019, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ Brambleton Center

    Transformational and focused blend of Pilates and yoga movements that facilitate positive change in the body, mind and spirit. Pilates principles use the body’s strength, flexibility, and coordination to maximum advantage .Yoga postures tone, strengthen, and align the body, increase flexibility, and move energy through the body, leaving the participant calm enough to meditate after practice. Quiet the mind, embrace the present moment, and manifest good health. Taught by Patricia Placona, a RYT-200 certified instructor. Ten week program.

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  35. Body Enrichment (Ages 30+)

    October 18, 2019, 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM @ Brambleton Center

    Exercise at a pace you can handle! Starting in a seated position, Body Enrichment is designed for women and men who want to increase their energy and improve balance and coordination. This all-around fitness class is for the student who wants to get involved in a program that is fun, successful and results oriented. 8 week program. Instructor: Sarah Linkous, RYT-200.

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  36. Jazzercise Unlimited! (Ages 18+)

    October 18, 2019, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Sign up for unlimited Jazzercise classes for just 105! Register online or call the Brambleton Center for this special rate. Ten week program. Instructor: Suzanne Miller.

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  37. Chakra Dance (Ages 18+)

    October 19, 2019, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ Brambleton Center

    Chakras are an ancient system of identifying energy centers within the body. Each corresponds to an aspect of our outer and inner lives. Chakra Dance is a well-being practice using flowing and dynamic movements, a series of moving meditations. If you like yoga, but aren’t sure about the more challenging poses, if you want to meditate, but can’t sit still for more than a few minutes then chakra dance may be for you! All you need is a water bottle, comfortable clothing, and to be prepared to move/dance barefoot or in yoga socks. Instructor: Patricia Placona

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  38. Simple Integral Yoga (Ages 18+)

    October 19, 2019, 9:15 AM - 10:15 AM @ Brambleton Center

    Begin your day with a renewed sense of joy and peace. These simple yoga poses will leave you feeling energized and refreshed. This class offers yoga poses which are gentle, doable, and life enhancing. Stretch, breathe deeply, relax, meditate, and become more mindful as you increase flexibility, focus, and body awareness. This class is perfect for beginning and continuing yogis. Ten week course. Instructor: Rhonda Banner E-RYT 200.

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  39. Intermediate Obedience & Problem Solving (Ages 18+)

    October 19, 2019, 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM @ Brambleton Center

    Now that your dog has learned some good manners, the next step is to apply those manners to real life situations while addressing common behavior problems like jumping on guests, door-dashing, pulling on the leash, not coming when called, etc. Behaviors taught include stay, place, leave it, heel, touch tag, and more. Dogs will be taught to respond to both verbal and non-verbal cues. Prerequisite: Graduation from our Beginner Obedience course or permission from High Hopes.

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  40. Beginner Obedience & Good Manners (Ages 18+)

    October 19, 2019, 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM @ Brambleton Center

    Want a dog who listens better? In this basic training course, dog parents will learn how to best communicate with their dogs in order to teach them good manners. Positive reinforcement training methods are used to teach the following behaviors: touch, look, sit, down, stand, come, settle, wait, take it, loose-leash walking, plus more. Other topics include parent separation, agility exercises, impulse control, and canine communication. Dogs must complete either Puppy Kindergarten or be at least 6 months old. Six week course taught by High Hopes Dog Training.

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  41. Meal Prep (Ages 18+)

    October 19, 2019, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Learn how to plan and prep your meals so you're ready for the week to meet your daily and weekly nutrition goals. This is the second class in the Holistic Nutrition series and will build on the first session, however this can be taken as an independent class. This session will focus on determining your weekly nutrition goals, portioning, and prepping and preparing meals and snacks. Instructor: Certified Nutrition Coach Lori Fadorick.

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  42. Puppy Kindergarten (Ages 18+)

    October 19, 2019, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM @ Brambleton Center

    The single most important (and fun) thing you can do for your puppy? Puppy Kindergarten!! For puppies between 10-24 weeks old, socialization with other puppies and people is crucial in order to help them become social, well-balanced dogs. While making lots of friends during off-leash playtime, your puppy will gain confidence by participating in activities and learning basic commands. Discussions for puppy parents include puppy development, house-training, destructive chewing, and play-biting. Six week course taught by High Hopes Dog Training.

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  43. Kids Pottery (Ages 7-17)

    October 20, 2019, 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Let your child experience the excitement of working in clay as Professional Potter, Rebecca McKeever, brings out their creative side. The student will learn to design pieces out of slabs of clay along with learning coiling and pinch techniques. For students with the physical ability to do wheel work, the lessons will be centering, pulling and shaping clay. The fee includes one bag of clay, glazes and the use of tools. Eight week course.

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  44. Family Pottery (Ages 7+)

    October 20, 2019, 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Playing with clay can have some amazing results! Many parents are as interested in pottery as their children. In this class, work side by side with your child, learning how to hand build with clay and work on the potter's wheel. The fee includes one bag of clay, glazes and the use of tools. An adult must register with a child. Eight week class. Instructor: Rebecca McKeever.

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  45. Never Stop Moving (Ages 55+)

    October 21, 2019, 8:55 AM - 9:55 AM @ Brambleton Center

    Begin your morning with this low impact fitness class, designed to blend standing and seated exercises to improve endurance, strength and balance. The class will increase heart rate through gentle exercises and will end with seated poses to improve flexibility and posture. Enjoy fun music and good company in this class created for active adults. Eight week class. Instructor: Jane Powell.

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  46. Driver's Education (Ages 55+)

    October 21, 2019, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Refresh your driving knowledge in this two session program presented by AARP and held at the Brambleton Center. Fees: $20, with a $5 discount for AARP members. Class fee to be paid to the instructor at the first session.

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  47. Chair Assisted Yoga (Ages 18+)

    October 21, 2019, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Brambleton Center

    If you've wanted to try yoga, but feel you can't get up and down easily, this class is for you! Improve balance, posture, coordination and memory, improve muscle tone, reduce stress and learn relaxation techniques. No need to get on the floor, no experience necessary. Instructor: Patricia Placona, a 200-e RYT, Restorative Yoga Certified instructor.

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  48. Fully Fit (Ages 18+)

    October 21, 2019, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Brambleton Center

    This universally friendly, full body workout is designed to build a strong, lean body through a low impact fitness routine. Start with a variety of cardio moves that can be intensified for the most fit, or toned down for beginners, within each and every movement. The class combines resistance toning and stretching for a well-rounded workout geared specifically for those looking to tone and strengthen. One class fits all! A perfect workout compliment to more gentle classes. 8 week program. Instructor: Erin Lewis.

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  49. Body Enrichment (Ages 30+)

    October 21, 2019, 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM @ Brambleton Center

    Exercise at a pace you can handle! Starting in a seated position, Body Enrichment is designed for women and men who want to increase their energy and improve balance and coordination. This all-around fitness class is for the student who wants to get involved in a program that is fun, successful and results oriented. 8 week program. Instructor: Sarah Linkous, RYT-200.

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  50. Advanced Pottery (Ages 18+)

    October 21, 2019, 11:30 AM - 2:00 PM @ Brambleton Center

    You will have the advantage of using the open studio and the guidance of the Monday afternoon monitor in this class. Come learn from your fellow potters. Prerequisite: two or more years in a pottery course at the Brambleton Center. This pottery class is a ten week program. Instructor: TBD

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  51. Lunchtime Cycle (Ages 18+)

    October 21, 2019, 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Make the most of your lunch break! Bring a towel, water bottle and get ready to ride! Join us for a short, intense cycle ride that will improve your stamina, increase power, strengthen core and leg muscles, increase your cardiovascular endurance and improve your cycling technique. This is a great compliment to your current workout routine! Enjoy a class with a guaranteed seat and ride alongside the same cyclists every class. Instructor: Beth Hoel.

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  52. Yogilates (Ages 18+)

    October 21, 2019, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Transformational and focused blend of Pilates and yoga movements that facilitate positive change in the body, mind and spirit. Pilates principles use the body’s strength, flexibility, and coordination to maximum advantage .Yoga postures tone, strengthen, and align the body, increase flexibility, and move energy through the body, leaving the participant calm enough to meditate after practice. Quiet the mind, embrace the present moment, and manifest good health. Taught by Patricia Placona, a RYT-200 certified instructor. Ten week program.

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  53. Jazzercise Dance Mixx (Ages 18+)

    October 21, 2019, 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Jazzercise's high-intensity dance workout mixes modern moves with strength training. Set to Top 40 music, Dance Mixx targets the three major muscle groups for a full body workout. Ten week program. Instructor: Suzanne Miller.

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  54. Jazzercise Unlimited! (Ages 18+)

    October 21, 2019, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Sign up for unlimited Jazzercise classes for just 105! Register online or call the Brambleton Center for this special rate. Ten week program. Instructor: Suzanne Miller.

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  55. Low Intensity Cycle (Ages 18+)

    October 21, 2019, 5:30 PM - 6:15 PM @ Brambleton Center

    If you haven’t tried a cycle class, are looking for a way to liven up your fitness routine, or are just looking for a lower intensity cycle experience, then give this class a try! This class provides the opportunity to pedal your way into a low intensity and low impact cardiovascular workout that will also help to build lower body strength. Geared for riders of all abilities. Instructor: Lori Fadorick.

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  56. Total Body Workout (Ages 18+)

    October 21, 2019, 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM @ Brambleton Center

    STABLE AND STRONG! Increase your energy level. Improve your cardio fitness. Lose body fat. Strengthen, sculpt and tone your muscles. Eight week program. Instructor: Anthony Bryant.

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  57. Create, Discover & Imagine Kids Art

    October 21, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Stretch your child’s imagination! Do you have a little artist at home that is getting bored drawing, painting, and sculpting the same things? This class is designed for kids that need more creativity in their art. The instructor with guide your child to put their art in motion. Techniques include but are not limited to drawing, painting, collage and mixed media. All supplies are included. Five week class. Instructor: Rebecca McKeever.

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  58. NEW: Beautiful Handwriting (Ages 16+)

    October 21, 2019, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Brambleton Center

    For pleasure and for profit! Texts furnished from calligrapher's estate to encourage this dying art. 30 minute daily homework required to reach facility. Suzanne Ross demonstrates each session and individual attention is given. Students determine quote or verses for rendering. Texts are provided- other supplies listed on receipt. 8 week course.

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  59. Pottery (Ages 18+)

    October 21, 2019, 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Brambleton Center

    The Brambleton Center offers a well equipped studio to create original works of clay in both wheel and freeform. Equipment includes 13 electric wheels, a slab roller, and an assortment of tools and accessories for shaping and sculpting the clay. A variety of glazes are mixed in the studio offering about 23 colors. Class fee also includes utilizing the studio on your own during select times when classes aren't in session and the firing of pieces made during the 10 week term. Clay must be purchased through Brambleton Center at $25/25 pounds. Saturday will be an open workshop opportunity for those currently registered in a Pottery class. All pottery classes are ten week programs.

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  60. Yoga (Ages 18+)

    October 21, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Take time each week to release tension from the day and relax your mind, body, and spirit. Focus your energy on the link between breathing and movement as well as on poses that strengthen you from the inside out. Increase flexibility, endurance, and build heat all in a comfortable and encouraging environment. Appropriate for beginners as well as those with an ongoing practice. 12 week course. Instructor: Trudi Mardian

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  61. All Ages Ukulele (Ages 7+)

    October 21, 2019, 7:05 PM - 8:05 PM @ Brambleton Center

    his beginners Ukulele class is for ages 7-107! Students under 12 must co-enroll with an adult family member. Bring standard tuned uke (G-C-E-A) to class. Eight week program. Instructor: Randolph Walker.

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  62. Yoga (Ages 18+)

    October 21, 2019, 7:05 PM - 8:05 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Take time each week to release tension from the day and relax your mind, body, and spirit. Focus your energy on the link between breathing and movement as well as on poses that strengthen you from the inside out. Increase flexibility, endurance, and build heat all in a comfortable and encouraging environment. Appropriate for beginners as well as those with an ongoing practice. 12 week course. Instructor: Trudi Mardian

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  63. Quilts on Barns (Trip for ages 55+)

    October 22, 2019, 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM @ Depart from Brambleton Center

    What are barn quilts? They are large, hand painted quilt patterns typically displayed on the front or side of a barn. Each block is a vibrantly colored patchwork with its own unique design. Your travels will take you to Monroe County, West VA where you will have the opportunity to see several barn quilts and enjoy the fascinating history behind them. A step on guide from the historical society guides us through this scenic part of West VA. Special highlights of the day include lunch at the historic Rehoboth Church in Union, built in 1786 and a walking tour of Union including Ames Clair Hall and the Old Brick Church. The last stop of the day is at Cook’s Old Mill built in 1858! Fee includes breakfast biscuit, all tour fees, lunch, bus transportation, and trip guide!

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  64. Driver's Education (Ages 55+)

    October 22, 2019, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Refresh your driving knowledge in this two session program presented by AARP and held at the Brambleton Center. Fees: $20, with a $5 discount for AARP members. Class fee to be paid to the instructor at the first session.

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  65. Mindfulness Yoga Flow (Ages 18+)

    October 22, 2019, 9:15 AM - 10:15 AM @ Brambleton Center

    Simple and gentle yoga poses to help you unwind, relieve stress, feel great and become more aware of your body, mind and breath. Increase flexibility, balance and focus. Enjoy stretching, strengthening. Breathing, meditation and deep relaxation. Quiet the mind, renew the spirit and infuse your day and evening with peace and joy! This class is perfect for both new and continuing students. Ten week course with Rhonda Banner.

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  66. Handbuilding in Clay (Ages 18+)

    October 22, 2019, 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Pottery can be created without the use of a potter's wheel. You can create beautiful pots and clay forms by hand using simple tools, slabs of clay, or just by using your hands and fingers. In this class you will explore many techniques for hand built pottery. Ten week program. Instructor: Becky Carr

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  67. Abstract Painting (Ages 18+)

    October 22, 2019, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Join this class to have some fun and to learn techniques not normally used in naturalistic painting. You will learn you can distort, exaggerate, omit, multiply, glaze, scrape, and texture in different ways….in abstracts your work does not look like a photo or a scene. You might choose to flatten the entire pictorial space and concentrate on color in a new way, or perhaps distort shapes and use new textures in your composition. For experienced painters this is a chance to challenge yourself and think outside of your comfort zone. Beginning adult artists can see the information you will gain and apply it to your more naturalist paintings. Six week course. Instructor: Michael Farrar.

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  68. Chair Assisted Pilates (Ages 18+)

    October 22, 2019, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Brambleton Center

    As an adapted version of “Fundamental Pilates,” this class offers chair and floor options with all the same benefits as other pilates classes! This class will focus on strength, balance, and flexibility and is suited for most fitness levels. Eight week program. Instructor: Patricia Placona.

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  69. T'ai Chi-10 Form (Ages 18+)

    October 22, 2019, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Brambleton Center

    Originally developed as a Martial Art for self defense, T'ai Chi is a non-competitive, self-paced system of gentle physical exercise and dynamic stretching. It is sometimes described as 'Meditation in Motion' because it promotes serenity through gentle movements; connecting the mind, body and spirit through a sequence of blissful postures. The class consists of slow intentional movements, incorporating breathing and mindful imagery. Its goals are to relax, strengthen, connect the physical body and mind, enhance the natural flow of Chi (life force), and improve one's health. The Mayo Clinic has reported that the practice of T'ai Chi may reduce anxiety and depression, improve balance, flexibility and muscle strength as well as improve sleep quality. Six week program.

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  70. Simple Integral Yoga (Ages 18+)

    October 22, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Brambleton Center

    Begin your day with a renewed sense of joy and peace. These simple yoga poses will leave you feeling energized and refreshed. This class offers yoga poses which are gentle, doable, and life enhancing. Stretch, breathe deeply, relax, meditate, and become more mindful as you increase flexibility, focus, and body awareness. This class is perfect for beginning and continuing yogis. Ten week course. Instructor: Rhonda Banner E-RYT 200.

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  71. Pilates & Barre (Ages 18+)

    October 22, 2019, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM @ Brambleton Center

    This low impact, effective program firms, lengthens, and shapes muscles to their optimal form! We start with warm-up exercises and stretches based in Pilates, then we use light hand weights for toning the upper body, followed by highly effective deep tissue concentrated exercises to work the thighs and seat. We will finish with abdominal- targeting mat work. You will feel new strength, increased flexibility, and more graceful. 6 week program. Instructor: Heather Richardson.

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  72. Painting With Watercolors (Ages 18+)

    October 22, 2019, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Enroll in this course to learn new tips and techniques to broaden your abilities and talents with watercolor. Traditional watercolor offers both challenges and rewards for any painter. Follow along- demonstrations will be offered each week to help you broaden your range of color development, brushwork, improved compositions, adding richness, depth and individuality to your paintings. Adult artists at all levels of experience are welcome. Six week course. Instructor: Michael Farrar.

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  73. Fundamental Pilates (Ages 18+)

    October 22, 2019, 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Challenging and rejuvenating for all fitness levels, this Pilates class uses the principles of control, centering, concentration, and precision to engage the deepest core muscles. A total body balance of strength and flexibility that incorporates mind-body exercise techniques to calm the mind and reduce stress. Ten week program. Instructor: Patricia Placona.

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  74. The Young Chef (Ages 8-13)

    October 22, 2019, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Learning to find the joy and value in cooking helps to develop an important skill set and a life-long appreciation for the culinary arts. Enroll the young chef in this series of classes for the opportunity to learn and practice the art of food prep, stove top cooking, and baking. Each class will focus on a different meal time: breakfast, lunch, dinner, and dessert! Instructor: Bhawana Scaer.

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  75. Resolution Ride (Ages 18+)

    October 22, 2019, 5:45 PM - 6:45 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Pedal your way into fall at the Brambleton Center! Bring your fitness goals, hop on a bike and make a move towards better health. This specially designed class will provide benchmarks and target heart rate, RPM and energy output goals for each ride. Work alongside an energetic instructor and fellow cyclists in a fun cardio class that pairs your bike with a fitness system to track your statistics with each pedal you push. You can even have statistics sent to your phone, so that you can track your progress from the first class to the last class. Come in with fitness goals and leave with results! You never have to arrive early – bikes are selected and guaranteed for the entirety of the class. 6 week course. Instructor: Beth Hoel.

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  76. Acrylic Painting (Ages 18+)

    October 22, 2019, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Acrylic painting offers numerous techniques for students to explore. One value in working in acrylic is the fast-drying paint. This allows students to easily change colors, compositions, and how the paint is applied. Acrylic can be worked thickly like oils or thinly like watercolors or any combination of the two. Working in acrylics is fun and exciting. Come see for yourself what interesting pieces you can do in this medium. Adult artists at all levels are welcome. Six week course. Instructor: Michael Farrar

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  77. Pottery (Ages 18+)

    October 22, 2019, 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Brambleton Center

    The Brambleton Center offers a well equipped studio to create original works of clay in both wheel and freeform. Equipment includes 13 electric wheels, a slab roller, and an assortment of tools and accessories for shaping and sculpting the clay. A variety of glazes are mixed in the studio offering about 23 colors. Class fee also includes utilizing the studio on your own during select times when classes aren't in session and the firing of pieces made during the 10 week term. Clay must be purchased through Brambleton Center at $25/25 pounds. Saturday will be an open workshop opportunity for those currently registered in a Pottery class. All pottery classes are ten week programs.

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  78. Power Basics (Ages 18+)

    October 22, 2019, 6:00 PM - 6:45 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Power yoga is an active style of yoga, designed to elevate heart rate with calorie-burning poses and create heat in the body. This class will cover the basics of power yoga, creating a foundation for the beginning power yoga student. This style of yoga aims to increase endurance and stamina, and places a special emphasis on core strengthening, making it a great compliment to your current workout or gentle yoga practice. Beginners welcome! Six week class. Instructor: Abby Reed.

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  79. Never Stop Moving (Ages 55+)

    October 23, 2019, 8:55 AM - 9:55 AM @ Brambleton Center

    Begin your morning with this low impact fitness class, designed to blend standing and seated exercises to improve endurance, strength and balance. The class will increase heart rate through gentle exercises and will end with seated poses to improve flexibility and posture. Enjoy fun music and good company in this class created for active adults. Eight week class. Instructor: Jane Powell.

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  80. Yogilates (Ages 18+)

    October 23, 2019, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ Brambleton Center

    Transformational and focused blend of Pilates and yoga movements that facilitate positive change in the body, mind and spirit. Pilates principles use the body’s strength, flexibility, and coordination to maximum advantage .Yoga postures tone, strengthen, and align the body, increase flexibility, and move energy through the body, leaving the participant calm enough to meditate after practice. Quiet the mind, embrace the present moment, and manifest good health. Taught by Patricia Placona, a RYT-200 certified instructor. Ten week program.

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  81. Handbuilding in Clay (Ages 18+)

    October 23, 2019, 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Pottery can be created without the use of a potter's wheel. You can create beautiful pots and clay forms by hand using simple tools, slabs of clay, or just by using your hands and fingers. In this class you will explore many techniques for hand built pottery. Ten week program. Instructor: Becky Carr

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  82. Meditative Yin Yoga (Ages 18+)

    October 23, 2019, 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM @ Brambleton Center

    Enjoy a quiet healing meditative style of yoga in which poses are held for an extended period of time, encouraging optimal energy flow and health of the bones, joints, and connective tissue. Journey into the heart and soul and cultivate a heightened awareness, compassion, and acceptance of who you are in every moment. Ten class program. Instructor: Rhonda Banner E- RYT 200

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  83. Fully Fit (Ages 18+)

    October 23, 2019, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Brambleton Center

    This universally friendly, full body workout is designed to build a strong, lean body through a low impact fitness routine. Start with a variety of cardio moves that can be intensified for the most fit, or toned down for beginners, within each and every movement. The class combines resistance toning and stretching for a well-rounded workout geared specifically for those looking to tone and strengthen. One class fits all! A perfect workout compliment to more gentle classes. 8 week program. Instructor: Erin Lewis.

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  84. Body Enrichment (Ages 30+)

    October 23, 2019, 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM @ Brambleton Center

    Exercise at a pace you can handle! Starting in a seated position, Body Enrichment is designed for women and men who want to increase their energy and improve balance and coordination. This all-around fitness class is for the student who wants to get involved in a program that is fun, successful and results oriented. 8 week program. Instructor: Sarah Linkous, RYT-200.

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  85. Easy Ride for 55 Spin Class (Ages 18+)

    October 23, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM @ Brambleton Center

    Take a stroll down memory lane on our stationary bikes while listening to upbeat classics! This low impact, gentle cycle class is geared towards the beginner and is a great workout. Designed to be easy on the joints, grab a seat and get ready for a fun, unique, simple spin class! 6 class course. Instructor: Lorie Murray.

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  86. Yoga for Life (Ages 18+)

    October 23, 2019, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Are you looking for an exercise which is enjoyable, fun, and can be sustained for life? Why not make time for yourself? You are worth it! Stretch, breathe, feel good, meditate, relax, and let go of tension and stress. This class will strengthen the body, quiet the mind, renew the spirit, and help you experience a greater sense of joy and overall well-being. This class is perfect for both new and continuing students. Ten week program. Instructor: Rhonda Banner E-RYT 200.

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  87. Chair Assisted Yoga (Ages 18+)

    October 23, 2019, 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM @ Brambleton Center

    If you've wanted to try yoga, but feel you can't get up and down easily, this class is for you! Improve balance, posture, coordination and memory, improve muscle tone, reduce stress and learn relaxation techniques. No need to get on the floor, no experience necessary. Instructor: Patricia Placona, a 200-e RYT, Restorative Yoga Certified Instructor.

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  88. Jazzercise Unlimited! (Ages 18+)

    October 23, 2019, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Sign up for unlimited Jazzercise classes for just 105! Register online or call the Brambleton Center for this special rate. Ten week program. Instructor: Suzanne Miller.

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  89. T'ai Chi-10 Form (Ages 18+)

    October 23, 2019, 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

    Originally developed as a Martial Art for self defense, T’ai Chi is a non-competitive, self-paced system of gentle physical exercise and dynamic stretching. It is sometimes described as ‘Meditation in Motion’ because it promotes serenity through gentle movement; connecting the mind, body, and spirit through as sequence of blissful postures. The class consists of slow intentional movements, incorporating breathing and mindful imagery. Its goal is to relax, strengthen, connect the physical body and mind, enhance the natural flow of Chi (life force), and improve one’s health. Eight week program at the Brambleton Center. Instructor: Denis Spencer

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  90. Beginning Fiddle (Ages 12+)

    October 23, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Brambleton Center

    This class is designed for beginners interested in learning to play the fiddle. Students will learn bowings, scales, and songs. Required materials: Fiddle (Violin) and bow. Eight week program. Instructor: Earl Henritze

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  91. Bluegrass Banjo (Ages 12+)

    October 23, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Learn to play chords, rolls and songs in this introductory bluegrass style banjo class. Students must bring their own banjo to class. Eight week program. Instructor: Earl Henritze.

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  92. Intro to Indoor Cycling (Ages 18+)

    October 23, 2019, 6:00 PM - 6:45 PM @ Brambleton Center

    When you think of indoor cycling, do you think, “They go too fast,” “I can’t keep up,” “Cycling is uncomfortable,” or “It’s too intense for me?” Have you wanted to try but have been too intimidated? If so, try our introduction to cycling class, where you cycle at your own pace! This workshop is specifically designed for the beginner and the first portion of the class learning bike set-up, cycle terminology and how to ride comfortably. You'll end the workshop feeling more confident about indoor cycling and will have completed a great workout. Instructor: Lori Fadorick

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  93. Pottery (Ages 18+)

    October 23, 2019, 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Brambleton Center

    The Brambleton Center offers a well equipped studio to create original works of clay in both wheel and freeform. Equipment includes 13 electric wheels, a slab roller, and an assortment of tools and accessories for shaping and sculpting the clay. A variety of glazes are mixed in the studio offering about 23 colors. Class fee also includes utilizing the studio on your own during select times when classes aren't in session and the firing of pieces made during the 10 week term. Clay must be purchased through Brambleton Center at $25/25 pounds. Saturday will be an open workshop opportunity for those currently registered in a Pottery class. All pottery classes are ten week programs.

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  94. Jazzercise Strength 60 (Ages 18+)

    October 23, 2019, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Jazzercise's class that aims to sculpt lean muscle through weight and resistance training for a tight, toned physique in 60-minutes. This class with transform your body! Instructor: Suzanne Miller.

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  95. Mindfulness Yoga Flow (Ages 18+)

    October 24, 2019, 9:15 AM - 10:15 AM @ Brambleton Center

    Simple and gentle yoga poses to help you unwind, relieve stress, feel great and become more aware of your body, mind and breath. Increase flexibility, balance and focus. Enjoy stretching, strengthening. Breathing, meditation and deep relaxation. Quiet the mind, renew the spirit and infuse your day and evening with peace and joy! This class is perfect for both new and continuing students. Ten week course with Rhonda Banner.

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  96. Ceramincs (Ages 18+)

    October 24, 2019, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Awaken your passion and creativity. Whether you are a beginner or have experience with ceramics, this class is for you. Come learn the skills that make your pieces unique. The class fee includes assistance of certified instructor, Jo Robertson, and firing of your ceramic pieces. Purchase your greenware from the Brambleton Center or an outside source.

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  97. Chair Assisted Yoga (Ages 18+)

    October 24, 2019, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Brambleton Center

    If you've wanted to try yoga, but feel you can't get up and down easily, this class is for you! Improve balance, posture, coordination and memory, improve muscle tone, reduce stress and learn relaxation techniques. No need to get on the floor, no experience necessary. Instructor: Patricia Placona, a 200-e RYT, Restorative Yoga Certified instructor.

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  98. Simple Integral Yoga (Ages 18+)

    October 24, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Brambleton Center

    Begin your day with a renewed sense of joy and peace. These simple yoga poses will leave you feeling energized and refreshed. This class offers yoga poses which are gentle, doable, and life enhancing. Stretch, breathe deeply, relax, meditate, and become more mindful as you increase flexibility, focus, and body awareness. This class is perfect for beginning and continuing yogis. Ten week course. Instructor: Rhonda Banner E-RYT 200.

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  99. Pilates & Barre (Ages 18+)

    October 24, 2019, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM @ Brambleton Center

    This low impact, effective program firms, lengthens, and shapes muscles to their optimal form! We start with warm-up exercises and stretches based in Pilates, then we use light hand weights for toning the upper body, followed by highly effective deep tissue concentrated exercises to work the thighs and seat. We will finish with abdominal- targeting mat work. You will feel new strength, increased flexibility, and more graceful. 6 week program. Instructor: Heather Richardson.

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  100. Pottery (Ages 18+)

    October 24, 2019, 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM @ Brambleton Center

    The Brambleton Center offers a well equipped studio to create original works of clay in both wheel and freeform. Equipment includes 13 electric wheels, a slab roller, and an assortment of tools and accessories for shaping and sculpting the clay. A variety of glazes are mixed in the studio offering about 23 colors. Class fee also includes utilizing the studio on your own during select times when classes aren't in session and the firing of pieces made during the 10 week term. Clay must be purchased through Brambleton Center at $25/25 pounds. Saturday will be an open workshop opportunity for those currently registered in a Pottery class. All pottery classes are ten week programs.

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  101. Empowering Chair Yoga (Ages 18+)

    October 24, 2019, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Would you like to do yoga, standing up or seated in a chair, without ever getting down on the floor? Enjoy the many health benefits of yoga with like-minded yogis. Improve balance, increase flexibility, reduce stress, learn meditation, make new friends and feel energized. This is a yoga class for all levels. Ten week program. Instructor: Rhonda Banner, Certified Life Coach and Yoga Instructor e-RYT 200.

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  102. Fundamental Pilates (Ages 18+)

    October 24, 2019, 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Challenging and rejuvenating for all fitness levels, this Pilates class uses the principles of control, centering, concentration, and precision to engage the deepest core muscles. A total body balance of strength and flexibility that incorporates mind-body exercise techniques to calm the mind and reduce stress. Ten week program. Instructor: Patricia Placona.

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  103. Absolute Beginners Pottery (Ages 16+)

    October 24, 2019, 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Our beginners course is great for anyone who wants to dive right into clay. Experienced instructors will guide you through the process of creating pottery on and off the potter's wheel. You will also learn basic methods for finishing and glazing your pieces. Class fee includes studio time during select times when classes aren't in session and the firing of pieces made during the eight week term. Clay must be purchased through Brambleton Center at $25/25 pounds. Instructor: Carlos Dowling.

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  104. Guitar for Absolute Beginners (Ages 12+)

    October 24, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Brambleton Center

    This class is an introduction to guitar for all types of music. You will learn to tune your instrument, read tablature, strum chords, and perform easy riffs and melodies. Please bring your own guitar (acoustic or electric) to class. This class is also open to bass players. Eight week program. Instructor: Randolph Walker

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  105. Next Step Pottery (Ages 18+)

    October 24, 2019, 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Come dive right in to the clay with us as you use your skills learned in the absolute beginner’s pottery course. You will continue your basic methods for finishing and glazing your pieces. Class fee includes studio time during select times when classes aren't in session and the firing of pieces made during the ten week term. Clay must be purchased through Brambleton Center at $25/25 pounds. Prerequisite: Absolute Beginners Pottery. Instructor: Carlos Dowling.

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  106. Yoga (Ages 18+)

    October 24, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Take time each week to release tension from the day and relax your mind, body, and spirit. Focus your energy on the link between breathing and movement as well as on poses that strengthen you from the inside out. Increase flexibility, endurance, and build heat all in a comfortable and encouraging environment. Appropriate for beginners as well as those with an ongoing practice. 12 week course. Instructor: Trudi Mardian

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  107. Dancing Toes (Ages 16+)

    October 24, 2019, 6:45 PM - 7:45 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Get your toes tapping to some good old classics! This introductory class lets you work on basic tap skills, across–the-floor, combos, and a dance routine. Absolute beginners are welcome. Remember once a dancer always a dancer. Tap shoes required. Instructor: Patty Stratton. Now an eight week program.

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  108. NEW: Irish Band (Ages 18+)

    October 24, 2019, 7:05 PM - 8:05 PM @ Brambleton Center

    If you enjoy good natured Irish pub songs, then this class is for you! This instructional band class is for students who sing and/or play guitar, keyboard, ukulele, or bass. Two months of previous classes or lessons is required. Please bring your instrument to class. Eight week program. Instructor: Randolph Walker.

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  109. Yoga (Ages 18+)

    October 24, 2019, 7:05 PM - 8:05 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Take time each week to release tension from the day and relax your mind, body, and spirit. Focus your energy on the link between breathing and movement as well as on poses that strengthen you from the inside out. Increase flexibility, endurance, and build heat all in a comfortable and encouraging environment. Appropriate for beginners as well as those with an ongoing practice. 12 week course. Instructor: Trudi Mardian

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  110. Never Stop Moving (Ages 55+)

    October 25, 2019, 8:55 AM - 9:55 AM @ Brambleton Center

    Begin your morning with this low impact fitness class, designed to blend standing and seated exercises to improve endurance, strength and balance. The class will increase heart rate through gentle exercises and will end with seated poses to improve flexibility and posture. Enjoy fun music and good company in this class created for active adults. Eight week class. Instructor: Jane Powell.

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  111. Yogilates (Ages 18+)

    October 25, 2019, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ Brambleton Center

    Transformational and focused blend of Pilates and yoga movements that facilitate positive change in the body, mind and spirit. Pilates principles use the body’s strength, flexibility, and coordination to maximum advantage .Yoga postures tone, strengthen, and align the body, increase flexibility, and move energy through the body, leaving the participant calm enough to meditate after practice. Quiet the mind, embrace the present moment, and manifest good health. Taught by Patricia Placona, a RYT-200 certified instructor. Ten week program.

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  112. Body Enrichment (Ages 30+)

    October 25, 2019, 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM @ Brambleton Center

    Exercise at a pace you can handle! Starting in a seated position, Body Enrichment is designed for women and men who want to increase their energy and improve balance and coordination. This all-around fitness class is for the student who wants to get involved in a program that is fun, successful and results oriented. 8 week program. Instructor: Sarah Linkous, RYT-200.

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  113. T'ai Chi-24 Form (Ages 18+)

    October 25, 2019, 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM @ Brambleton Center

    An internal martial art that emphasizes breathing and gentle continuous movements to help reduce stress and build strength. Also known for improving balance and joint health by slow, mindful, low-impact movements. Classes will focus on standing meditation, gentle flowing movements (Qigong), balance work, and learning the 24 Form. No extra equipment is needed and all postures and exercises will be done standing. Ten week program Instructor: Robyn Amstutz.

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  114. Jazzercise Dance Mixx (Ages 18+)

    October 25, 2019, 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Jazzercise's high-intensity dance workout mixes modern moves with strength training. Set to Top 40 music, Dance Mixx targets the three major muscle groups for a full body workout. Ten week program. Instructor: Suzanne Miller.

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  115. Jazzercise Unlimited! (Ages 18+)

    October 25, 2019, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Sign up for unlimited Jazzercise classes for just 105! Register online or call the Brambleton Center for this special rate. Ten week program. Instructor: Suzanne Miller.

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  116. Simple Integral Yoga (Ages 18+)

    October 26, 2019, 9:15 AM - 10:15 AM @ Brambleton Center

    Begin your day with a renewed sense of joy and peace. These simple yoga poses will leave you feeling energized and refreshed. This class offers yoga poses which are gentle, doable, and life enhancing. Stretch, breathe deeply, relax, meditate, and become more mindful as you increase flexibility, focus, and body awareness. This class is perfect for beginning and continuing yogis. Ten week course. Instructor: Rhonda Banner E-RYT 200.

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  117. Intermediate Obedience & Problem Solving (Ages 18+)

    October 26, 2019, 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM @ Brambleton Center

    Now that your dog has learned some good manners, the next step is to apply those manners to real life situations while addressing common behavior problems like jumping on guests, door-dashing, pulling on the leash, not coming when called, etc. Behaviors taught include stay, place, leave it, heel, touch tag, and more. Dogs will be taught to respond to both verbal and non-verbal cues. Prerequisite: Graduation from our Beginner Obedience course or permission from High Hopes.

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  118. Painting with Ed Gowen (Ages 12+)

    October 26, 2019, 10:00 AM - 3:30 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Have you always wanted to paint but think you aren't equipped with the talent? Take a class with Ed Gowen and amaze yourself, your family and your friends with your masterpiece! First time painters are welcome and no experience is required! Ed will take you step-by-step through a painting project with entertaining demonstrations as well as personal coaching. Class projects last for a day (10: 00 - 3:30) and may include the popular methods of Bob Ross, Robert Warren, Gary Jenkins and at times, Ed’s own techniques as well. So bring a roll of paper towels and settle in for a day of challenging and relaxing fun! All other supplies are included! Participants under age 12 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

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  119. Beginner Obedience & Good Manners (Ages 18+)

    October 26, 2019, 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM @ Brambleton Center

    Want a dog who listens better? In this basic training course, dog parents will learn how to best communicate with their dogs in order to teach them good manners. Positive reinforcement training methods are used to teach the following behaviors: touch, look, sit, down, stand, come, settle, wait, take it, loose-leash walking, plus more. Other topics include parent separation, agility exercises, impulse control, and canine communication. Dogs must complete either Puppy Kindergarten or be at least 6 months old. Six week course taught by High Hopes Dog Training.

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  120. Puppy Kindergarten (Ages 18+)

    October 26, 2019, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM @ Brambleton Center

    The single most important (and fun) thing you can do for your puppy? Puppy Kindergarten!! For puppies between 10-24 weeks old, socialization with other puppies and people is crucial in order to help them become social, well-balanced dogs. While making lots of friends during off-leash playtime, your puppy will gain confidence by participating in activities and learning basic commands. Discussions for puppy parents include puppy development, house-training, destructive chewing, and play-biting. Six week course taught by High Hopes Dog Training.

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  121. Kids Pottery (Ages 7-17)

    October 27, 2019, 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Let your child experience the excitement of working in clay as Professional Potter, Rebecca McKeever, brings out their creative side. The student will learn to design pieces out of slabs of clay along with learning coiling and pinch techniques. For students with the physical ability to do wheel work, the lessons will be centering, pulling and shaping clay. The fee includes one bag of clay, glazes and the use of tools. Eight week course.

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  122. Family Pottery (Ages 7+)

    October 27, 2019, 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Playing with clay can have some amazing results! Many parents are as interested in pottery as their children. In this class, work side by side with your child, learning how to hand build with clay and work on the potter's wheel. The fee includes one bag of clay, glazes and the use of tools. An adult must register with a child. Eight week class. Instructor: Rebecca McKeever.

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  123. Never Stop Moving (Ages 55+)

    October 28, 2019, 8:55 AM - 9:55 AM @ Brambleton Center

    Begin your morning with this low impact fitness class, designed to blend standing and seated exercises to improve endurance, strength and balance. The class will increase heart rate through gentle exercises and will end with seated poses to improve flexibility and posture. Enjoy fun music and good company in this class created for active adults. Eight week class. Instructor: Jane Powell.

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  124. Yoga for Beginners (Ages 18+)

    October 28, 2019, 9:45 AM - 10:45 AM @ Brambleton Center

    Have you been curious and wanting to give yoga a try? Come to a gently paced class that introduces those new to yoga to the practice. Including poses appropriate for beginners, an introduction to using yoga blocks and straps, utilizing the breath, and relaxation to help settle the mind and emotions. Learn how to move through poses with short flows and to hold poses to build strength while using the breath to go deeper into the form. Leave feeling refreshed and ready for the rest of your day. 10 week class. Instructor: Robyn Amstutz

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  125. Chair Assisted Yoga (Ages 18+)

    October 28, 2019, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Brambleton Center

    If you've wanted to try yoga, but feel you can't get up and down easily, this class is for you! Improve balance, posture, coordination and memory, improve muscle tone, reduce stress and learn relaxation techniques. No need to get on the floor, no experience necessary. Instructor: Patricia Placona, a 200-e RYT, Restorative Yoga Certified instructor.

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  126. Body Enrichment (Ages 30+)

    October 28, 2019, 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM @ Brambleton Center

    Exercise at a pace you can handle! Starting in a seated position, Body Enrichment is designed for women and men who want to increase their energy and improve balance and coordination. This all-around fitness class is for the student who wants to get involved in a program that is fun, successful and results oriented. 8 week program. Instructor: Sarah Linkous, RYT-200.

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  127. Advanced Pottery (Ages 18+)

    October 28, 2019, 11:30 AM - 2:00 PM @ Brambleton Center

    You will have the advantage of using the open studio and the guidance of the Monday afternoon monitor in this class. Come learn from your fellow potters. Prerequisite: two or more years in a pottery course at the Brambleton Center. This pottery class is a ten week program. Instructor: TBD

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  128. Lunchtime Cycle (Ages 18+)

    October 28, 2019, 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Make the most of your lunch break! Bring a towel, water bottle and get ready to ride! Join us for a short, intense cycle ride that will improve your stamina, increase power, strengthen core and leg muscles, increase your cardiovascular endurance and improve your cycling technique. This is a great compliment to your current workout routine! Enjoy a class with a guaranteed seat and ride alongside the same cyclists every class. Instructor: Beth Hoel.

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  129. Yogilates (Ages 18+)

    October 28, 2019, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Transformational and focused blend of Pilates and yoga movements that facilitate positive change in the body, mind and spirit. Pilates principles use the body’s strength, flexibility, and coordination to maximum advantage .Yoga postures tone, strengthen, and align the body, increase flexibility, and move energy through the body, leaving the participant calm enough to meditate after practice. Quiet the mind, embrace the present moment, and manifest good health. Taught by Patricia Placona, a RYT-200 certified instructor. Ten week program.

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  130. Jazzercise Dance Mixx (Ages 18+)

    October 28, 2019, 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Jazzercise's high-intensity dance workout mixes modern moves with strength training. Set to Top 40 music, Dance Mixx targets the three major muscle groups for a full body workout. Ten week program. Instructor: Suzanne Miller.

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  131. Jazzercise Unlimited! (Ages 18+)

    October 28, 2019, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Sign up for unlimited Jazzercise classes for just 105! Register online or call the Brambleton Center for this special rate. Ten week program. Instructor: Suzanne Miller.

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  132. Total Body Workout (Ages 18+)

    October 28, 2019, 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM @ Brambleton Center

    STABLE AND STRONG! Increase your energy level. Improve your cardio fitness. Lose body fat. Strengthen, sculpt and tone your muscles. Eight week program. Instructor: Anthony Bryant.

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  133. Create, Discover & Imagine Kids Art

    October 28, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Stretch your child’s imagination! Do you have a little artist at home that is getting bored drawing, painting, and sculpting the same things? This class is designed for kids that need more creativity in their art. The instructor with guide your child to put their art in motion. Techniques include but are not limited to drawing, painting, collage and mixed media. All supplies are included. Five week class. Instructor: Rebecca McKeever.

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  134. NEW: Beautiful Handwriting (Ages 16+)

    October 28, 2019, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Brambleton Center

    For pleasure and for profit! Texts furnished from calligrapher's estate to encourage this dying art. 30 minute daily homework required to reach facility. Suzanne Ross demonstrates each session and individual attention is given. Students determine quote or verses for rendering. Texts are provided- other supplies listed on receipt. 8 week course.

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  135. Pottery (Ages 18+)

    October 28, 2019, 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Brambleton Center

    The Brambleton Center offers a well equipped studio to create original works of clay in both wheel and freeform. Equipment includes 13 electric wheels, a slab roller, and an assortment of tools and accessories for shaping and sculpting the clay. A variety of glazes are mixed in the studio offering about 23 colors. Class fee also includes utilizing the studio on your own during select times when classes aren't in session and the firing of pieces made during the 10 week term. Clay must be purchased through Brambleton Center at $25/25 pounds. Saturday will be an open workshop opportunity for those currently registered in a Pottery class. All pottery classes are ten week programs.

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  136. Yoga (Ages 18+)

    October 28, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Take time each week to release tension from the day and relax your mind, body, and spirit. Focus your energy on the link between breathing and movement as well as on poses that strengthen you from the inside out. Increase flexibility, endurance, and build heat all in a comfortable and encouraging environment. Appropriate for beginners as well as those with an ongoing practice. 12 week course. Instructor: Trudi Mardian

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  137. All Ages Ukulele (Ages 7+)

    October 28, 2019, 7:05 PM - 8:05 PM @ Brambleton Center

    his beginners Ukulele class is for ages 7-107! Students under 12 must co-enroll with an adult family member. Bring standard tuned uke (G-C-E-A) to class. Eight week program. Instructor: Randolph Walker.

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  138. Yoga (Ages 18+)

    October 28, 2019, 7:05 PM - 8:05 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Take time each week to release tension from the day and relax your mind, body, and spirit. Focus your energy on the link between breathing and movement as well as on poses that strengthen you from the inside out. Increase flexibility, endurance, and build heat all in a comfortable and encouraging environment. Appropriate for beginners as well as those with an ongoing practice. 12 week course. Instructor: Trudi Mardian

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  139. Mindfulness Yoga Flow (Ages 18+)

    October 29, 2019, 9:15 AM - 10:15 AM @ Brambleton Center

    Simple and gentle yoga poses to help you unwind, relieve stress, feel great and become more aware of your body, mind and breath. Increase flexibility, balance and focus. Enjoy stretching, strengthening. Breathing, meditation and deep relaxation. Quiet the mind, renew the spirit and infuse your day and evening with peace and joy! This class is perfect for both new and continuing students. Ten week course with Rhonda Banner.

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  140. Handbuilding in Clay (Ages 18+)

    October 29, 2019, 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Pottery can be created without the use of a potter's wheel. You can create beautiful pots and clay forms by hand using simple tools, slabs of clay, or just by using your hands and fingers. In this class you will explore many techniques for hand built pottery. Ten week program. Instructor: Becky Carr

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  141. Chair Assisted Pilates (Ages 18+)

    October 29, 2019, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Brambleton Center

    As an adapted version of “Fundamental Pilates,” this class offers chair and floor options with all the same benefits as other pilates classes! This class will focus on strength, balance, and flexibility and is suited for most fitness levels. Eight week program. Instructor: Patricia Placona.

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  142. T'ai Chi-10 Form (Ages 18+)

    October 29, 2019, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Brambleton Center

    Originally developed as a Martial Art for self defense, T'ai Chi is a non-competitive, self-paced system of gentle physical exercise and dynamic stretching. It is sometimes described as 'Meditation in Motion' because it promotes serenity through gentle movements; connecting the mind, body and spirit through a sequence of blissful postures. The class consists of slow intentional movements, incorporating breathing and mindful imagery. Its goals are to relax, strengthen, connect the physical body and mind, enhance the natural flow of Chi (life force), and improve one's health. The Mayo Clinic has reported that the practice of T'ai Chi may reduce anxiety and depression, improve balance, flexibility and muscle strength as well as improve sleep quality. Six week program.

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  143. Simple Integral Yoga (Ages 18+)

    October 29, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Brambleton Center

    Begin your day with a renewed sense of joy and peace. These simple yoga poses will leave you feeling energized and refreshed. This class offers yoga poses which are gentle, doable, and life enhancing. Stretch, breathe deeply, relax, meditate, and become more mindful as you increase flexibility, focus, and body awareness. This class is perfect for beginning and continuing yogis. Ten week course. Instructor: Rhonda Banner E-RYT 200.

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  144. Pilates & Barre (Ages 18+)

    October 29, 2019, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM @ Brambleton Center

    This low impact, effective program firms, lengthens, and shapes muscles to their optimal form! We start with warm-up exercises and stretches based in Pilates, then we use light hand weights for toning the upper body, followed by highly effective deep tissue concentrated exercises to work the thighs and seat. We will finish with abdominal- targeting mat work. You will feel new strength, increased flexibility, and more graceful. 6 week program. Instructor: Heather Richardson.

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  145. Fundamental Pilates (Ages 18+)

    October 29, 2019, 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Challenging and rejuvenating for all fitness levels, this Pilates class uses the principles of control, centering, concentration, and precision to engage the deepest core muscles. A total body balance of strength and flexibility that incorporates mind-body exercise techniques to calm the mind and reduce stress. Ten week program. Instructor: Patricia Placona.

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  146. The Young Chef (Ages 8-13)

    October 29, 2019, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Learning to find the joy and value in cooking helps to develop an important skill set and a life-long appreciation for the culinary arts. Enroll the young chef in this series of classes for the opportunity to learn and practice the art of food prep, stove top cooking, and baking. Each class will focus on a different meal time: breakfast, lunch, dinner, and dessert! Instructor: Bhawana Scaer.

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  147. Resolution Ride (Ages 18+)

    October 29, 2019, 5:45 PM - 6:45 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Pedal your way into fall at the Brambleton Center! Bring your fitness goals, hop on a bike and make a move towards better health. This specially designed class will provide benchmarks and target heart rate, RPM and energy output goals for each ride. Work alongside an energetic instructor and fellow cyclists in a fun cardio class that pairs your bike with a fitness system to track your statistics with each pedal you push. You can even have statistics sent to your phone, so that you can track your progress from the first class to the last class. Come in with fitness goals and leave with results! You never have to arrive early – bikes are selected and guaranteed for the entirety of the class. 6 week course. Instructor: Beth Hoel.

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  148. Pottery (Ages 18+)

    October 29, 2019, 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Brambleton Center

    The Brambleton Center offers a well equipped studio to create original works of clay in both wheel and freeform. Equipment includes 13 electric wheels, a slab roller, and an assortment of tools and accessories for shaping and sculpting the clay. A variety of glazes are mixed in the studio offering about 23 colors. Class fee also includes utilizing the studio on your own during select times when classes aren't in session and the firing of pieces made during the 10 week term. Clay must be purchased through Brambleton Center at $25/25 pounds. Saturday will be an open workshop opportunity for those currently registered in a Pottery class. All pottery classes are ten week programs.

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  149. Power Basics (Ages 18+)

    October 29, 2019, 6:00 PM - 6:45 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Power yoga is an active style of yoga, designed to elevate heart rate with calorie-burning poses and create heat in the body. This class will cover the basics of power yoga, creating a foundation for the beginning power yoga student. This style of yoga aims to increase endurance and stamina, and places a special emphasis on core strengthening, making it a great compliment to your current workout or gentle yoga practice. Beginners welcome! Six week class. Instructor: Abby Reed.

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  150. Never Stop Moving (Ages 55+)

    October 30, 2019, 8:55 AM - 9:55 AM @ Brambleton Center

    Begin your morning with this low impact fitness class, designed to blend standing and seated exercises to improve endurance, strength and balance. The class will increase heart rate through gentle exercises and will end with seated poses to improve flexibility and posture. Enjoy fun music and good company in this class created for active adults. Eight week class. Instructor: Jane Powell.

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  151. Yogilates (Ages 18+)

    October 30, 2019, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ Brambleton Center

    Transformational and focused blend of Pilates and yoga movements that facilitate positive change in the body, mind and spirit. Pilates principles use the body’s strength, flexibility, and coordination to maximum advantage .Yoga postures tone, strengthen, and align the body, increase flexibility, and move energy through the body, leaving the participant calm enough to meditate after practice. Quiet the mind, embrace the present moment, and manifest good health. Taught by Patricia Placona, a RYT-200 certified instructor. Ten week program.

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  152. Handbuilding in Clay (Ages 18+)

    October 30, 2019, 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Pottery can be created without the use of a potter's wheel. You can create beautiful pots and clay forms by hand using simple tools, slabs of clay, or just by using your hands and fingers. In this class you will explore many techniques for hand built pottery. Ten week program. Instructor: Becky Carr

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  153. Meditative Yin Yoga (Ages 18+)

    October 30, 2019, 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM @ Brambleton Center

    Enjoy a quiet healing meditative style of yoga in which poses are held for an extended period of time, encouraging optimal energy flow and health of the bones, joints, and connective tissue. Journey into the heart and soul and cultivate a heightened awareness, compassion, and acceptance of who you are in every moment. Ten class program. Instructor: Rhonda Banner E- RYT 200

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  154. Body Enrichment (Ages 30+)

    October 30, 2019, 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM @ Brambleton Center

    Exercise at a pace you can handle! Starting in a seated position, Body Enrichment is designed for women and men who want to increase their energy and improve balance and coordination. This all-around fitness class is for the student who wants to get involved in a program that is fun, successful and results oriented. 8 week program. Instructor: Sarah Linkous, RYT-200.

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  155. Yoga for Life (Ages 18+)

    October 30, 2019, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Are you looking for an exercise which is enjoyable, fun, and can be sustained for life? Why not make time for yourself? You are worth it! Stretch, breathe, feel good, meditate, relax, and let go of tension and stress. This class will strengthen the body, quiet the mind, renew the spirit, and help you experience a greater sense of joy and overall well-being. This class is perfect for both new and continuing students. Ten week program. Instructor: Rhonda Banner E-RYT 200.

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  156. Chair Assisted Yoga (Ages 18+)

    October 30, 2019, 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM @ Brambleton Center

    If you've wanted to try yoga, but feel you can't get up and down easily, this class is for you! Improve balance, posture, coordination and memory, improve muscle tone, reduce stress and learn relaxation techniques. No need to get on the floor, no experience necessary. Instructor: Patricia Placona, a 200-e RYT, Restorative Yoga Certified Instructor.

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  157. Jazzercise Unlimited! (Ages 18+)

    October 30, 2019, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Sign up for unlimited Jazzercise classes for just 105! Register online or call the Brambleton Center for this special rate. Ten week program. Instructor: Suzanne Miller.

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  158. T'ai Chi-10 Form (Ages 18+)

    October 30, 2019, 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

    Originally developed as a Martial Art for self defense, T’ai Chi is a non-competitive, self-paced system of gentle physical exercise and dynamic stretching. It is sometimes described as ‘Meditation in Motion’ because it promotes serenity through gentle movement; connecting the mind, body, and spirit through as sequence of blissful postures. The class consists of slow intentional movements, incorporating breathing and mindful imagery. Its goal is to relax, strengthen, connect the physical body and mind, enhance the natural flow of Chi (life force), and improve one’s health. Eight week program at the Brambleton Center. Instructor: Denis Spencer

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  159. Beginning Fiddle (Ages 12+)

    October 30, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Brambleton Center

    This class is designed for beginners interested in learning to play the fiddle. Students will learn bowings, scales, and songs. Required materials: Fiddle (Violin) and bow. Eight week program. Instructor: Earl Henritze

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  160. Bluegrass Banjo (Ages 12+)

    October 30, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Learn to play chords, rolls and songs in this introductory bluegrass style banjo class. Students must bring their own banjo to class. Eight week program. Instructor: Earl Henritze.

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  161. Pottery (Ages 18+)

    October 30, 2019, 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Brambleton Center

    The Brambleton Center offers a well equipped studio to create original works of clay in both wheel and freeform. Equipment includes 13 electric wheels, a slab roller, and an assortment of tools and accessories for shaping and sculpting the clay. A variety of glazes are mixed in the studio offering about 23 colors. Class fee also includes utilizing the studio on your own during select times when classes aren't in session and the firing of pieces made during the 10 week term. Clay must be purchased through Brambleton Center at $25/25 pounds. Saturday will be an open workshop opportunity for those currently registered in a Pottery class. All pottery classes are ten week programs.

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  162. Jazzercise Strength 60 (Ages 18+)

    October 30, 2019, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Jazzercise's class that aims to sculpt lean muscle through weight and resistance training for a tight, toned physique in 60-minutes. This class with transform your body! Instructor: Suzanne Miller.

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  163. Mindfulness Yoga Flow (Ages 18+)

    October 31, 2019, 9:15 AM - 10:15 AM @ Brambleton Center

    Simple and gentle yoga poses to help you unwind, relieve stress, feel great and become more aware of your body, mind and breath. Increase flexibility, balance and focus. Enjoy stretching, strengthening. Breathing, meditation and deep relaxation. Quiet the mind, renew the spirit and infuse your day and evening with peace and joy! This class is perfect for both new and continuing students. Ten week course with Rhonda Banner.

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  164. Ceramincs (Ages 18+)

    October 31, 2019, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Awaken your passion and creativity. Whether you are a beginner or have experience with ceramics, this class is for you. Come learn the skills that make your pieces unique. The class fee includes assistance of certified instructor, Jo Robertson, and firing of your ceramic pieces. Purchase your greenware from the Brambleton Center or an outside source.

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  165. Chair Assisted Yoga (Ages 18+)

    October 31, 2019, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Brambleton Center

    If you've wanted to try yoga, but feel you can't get up and down easily, this class is for you! Improve balance, posture, coordination and memory, improve muscle tone, reduce stress and learn relaxation techniques. No need to get on the floor, no experience necessary. Instructor: Patricia Placona, a 200-e RYT, Restorative Yoga Certified instructor.

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  166. Simple Integral Yoga (Ages 18+)

    October 31, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Brambleton Center

    Begin your day with a renewed sense of joy and peace. These simple yoga poses will leave you feeling energized and refreshed. This class offers yoga poses which are gentle, doable, and life enhancing. Stretch, breathe deeply, relax, meditate, and become more mindful as you increase flexibility, focus, and body awareness. This class is perfect for beginning and continuing yogis. Ten week course. Instructor: Rhonda Banner E-RYT 200.

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  167. Pilates & Barre (Ages 18+)

    October 31, 2019, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM @ Brambleton Center

    This low impact, effective program firms, lengthens, and shapes muscles to their optimal form! We start with warm-up exercises and stretches based in Pilates, then we use light hand weights for toning the upper body, followed by highly effective deep tissue concentrated exercises to work the thighs and seat. We will finish with abdominal- targeting mat work. You will feel new strength, increased flexibility, and more graceful. 6 week program. Instructor: Heather Richardson.

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  168. Pottery (Ages 18+)

    October 31, 2019, 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM @ Brambleton Center

    The Brambleton Center offers a well equipped studio to create original works of clay in both wheel and freeform. Equipment includes 13 electric wheels, a slab roller, and an assortment of tools and accessories for shaping and sculpting the clay. A variety of glazes are mixed in the studio offering about 23 colors. Class fee also includes utilizing the studio on your own during select times when classes aren't in session and the firing of pieces made during the 10 week term. Clay must be purchased through Brambleton Center at $25/25 pounds. Saturday will be an open workshop opportunity for those currently registered in a Pottery class. All pottery classes are ten week programs.

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  169. Empowering Chair Yoga (Ages 18+)

    October 31, 2019, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Would you like to do yoga, standing up or seated in a chair, without ever getting down on the floor? Enjoy the many health benefits of yoga with like-minded yogis. Improve balance, increase flexibility, reduce stress, learn meditation, make new friends and feel energized. This is a yoga class for all levels. Ten week program. Instructor: Rhonda Banner, Certified Life Coach and Yoga Instructor e-RYT 200.

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  170. Fundamental Pilates (Ages 18+)

    October 31, 2019, 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Challenging and rejuvenating for all fitness levels, this Pilates class uses the principles of control, centering, concentration, and precision to engage the deepest core muscles. A total body balance of strength and flexibility that incorporates mind-body exercise techniques to calm the mind and reduce stress. Ten week program. Instructor: Patricia Placona.

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  171. Absolute Beginners Pottery (Ages 16+)

    October 31, 2019, 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Our beginners course is great for anyone who wants to dive right into clay. Experienced instructors will guide you through the process of creating pottery on and off the potter's wheel. You will also learn basic methods for finishing and glazing your pieces. Class fee includes studio time during select times when classes aren't in session and the firing of pieces made during the eight week term. Clay must be purchased through Brambleton Center at $25/25 pounds. Instructor: Carlos Dowling.

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  172. Guitar for Absolute Beginners (Ages 12+)

    October 31, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Brambleton Center

    This class is an introduction to guitar for all types of music. You will learn to tune your instrument, read tablature, strum chords, and perform easy riffs and melodies. Please bring your own guitar (acoustic or electric) to class. This class is also open to bass players. Eight week program. Instructor: Randolph Walker

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  173. Next Step Pottery (Ages 18+)

    October 31, 2019, 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Come dive right in to the clay with us as you use your skills learned in the absolute beginner’s pottery course. You will continue your basic methods for finishing and glazing your pieces. Class fee includes studio time during select times when classes aren't in session and the firing of pieces made during the ten week term. Clay must be purchased through Brambleton Center at $25/25 pounds. Prerequisite: Absolute Beginners Pottery. Instructor: Carlos Dowling.

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  174. Yoga (Ages 18+)

    October 31, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Take time each week to release tension from the day and relax your mind, body, and spirit. Focus your energy on the link between breathing and movement as well as on poses that strengthen you from the inside out. Increase flexibility, endurance, and build heat all in a comfortable and encouraging environment. Appropriate for beginners as well as those with an ongoing practice. 12 week course. Instructor: Trudi Mardian

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  175. Get Your Spook On - Halloween Yoga Flow (Ages 18+)

    October 31, 2019, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Bust out your favorite costume and get ready for a spooky and fun Halloween inspired yoga class! Whether you are finished with Trick or Treating or just beginning to get your night started, this class is a great way to celebrate the night! Candy, fun Halloween music & and an energizing flow await you on this one-night only class. What better way to practice corpse pose than on Halloween night? Costumes highly encouraged! Let’s get spooky. Instructor: Abby Reed.

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  176. NEW: Irish Band (Ages 18+)

    October 31, 2019, 7:05 PM - 8:05 PM @ Brambleton Center

    If you enjoy good natured Irish pub songs, then this class is for you! This instructional band class is for students who sing and/or play guitar, keyboard, ukulele, or bass. Two months of previous classes or lessons is required. Please bring your instrument to class. Eight week program. Instructor: Randolph Walker.

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  177. Yoga (Ages 18+)

    October 31, 2019, 7:05 PM - 8:05 PM @ Brambleton Center

    Take time each week to release tension from the day and relax your mind, body, and spirit. Focus your energy on the link between breathing and movement as well as on poses that strengthen you from the inside out. Increase flexibility, endurance, and build heat all in a comfortable and encouraging environment. Appropriate for beginners as well as those with an ongoing practice. 12 week course. Instructor: Trudi Mardian

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Explore Park Calendar

  1. Tiny Things for Tiny Ones Hike (NPS Ranger Program)

    October 19, 2019, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ Explore Park

    Take a look at the amazing world of small things we don't always notice. This hike is focused on our youngest participants and their families.

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  2. Challenge Hike (NPS Ranger Program)

    October 26, 2019, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ Explore Park

    Challenge your family and yourself by coming on a longer and more strenuous hike with a National Park Ranger. Explore the more remote trails of Explore Park. Meant for older kids and adults. Bring water and snacks and wear closed-toed shoes.

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  3. Bats! (ages 5+)

    October 26, 2019, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Explore Park

    Join the Park’s Naturalist for a fun and educational program all about BATS! Using a variety of hands-on activities learn all about these fascinating and often misunderstood creatures of the night. Families will form BAT science research teams and discover many of the bats' secrets. The $5.00 fee covers the cost of participants “Nature Watch” educational bat craft and helps cover the cost of bat boxes participants will help construct to hang in the Park! Minors must be accompanied by an adult.

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  4. Into the Darkness Trail Run

    October 26, 2019, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Explore Park

    This is the Roanoke Valley’s most unique event. The course will take you through 4 miles of the Explore Park. The course consists of 3 miles of twisty rolling single track and 1 mile of grass and asphalt roads. These trails will be marked with reflective arrows, glow sticks, and the occasional surprise (nothing scary, this is a family event). Every effort will be taken so that you will easily be able to find your way and stay on course.

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  5. Scenic Horseback Trail Ride (ages 18+)

    October 27, 2019, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ Explore Park

    Saddle up and experience real world riding with no experience needed. Travel through rolling hills, woodlands and fields in a pristine natural landscape near Explore Park. Must wear closed-toe shoes and long pants. Helmets and tack included. Stables are located less than two miles from Explore Park's service entrance on Rutrough Road. Rides will met at 3225 Deer Path Trail, Roanoke, VA 24014. Each session is limited to six riders, with a weight limit of 225 pounds.

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Green Ridge Recreation Center Calendar

  1. Kinderdance (Ages 3-5)

    October 5, 2019, 9:00 AM - October 26, 2019, 10:00 AM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    Your child will learn developmentally appropriate basics of ballet, tap, acrobatics, and creative movement, while learning numbers, colors, shapes, words and songs. There is an annual sign-up fee for Kinderdance of $30 to be paid each year upon starting classes. Choose the fee with $30 added to it to pay your sign-up fee when first registering on or after September 2019. Each month following, you will no longer need to pay the sign-up fee. Instruction provided by Kinderdance staff. All dancers will be given their class uniform and proper footwear on the first day of class.

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  2. Wado Ki Martial Arts - Self Defense (Ages 13+)

    October 16, 2019, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    Learn how to recognize a potential threat, how to handle this threat. Learn how to use your voice as the first line of defense. Learn how to strike effectively, using very basic techniques. This is a low impact class. Simple techniques that will help you, if you ever need to use it. Instructor David Ginnings. Four week class.

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  3. NEW: Sculpture for Home School Students (Ages 5-10)

    October 16, 2019, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    Create 3-D sculptures using paper, clay, found objects,and paper mache. Treasures will be created in this class!!! Instructor Debbie Harris taught for Roanoke County Schools for over 20 years.

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  4. Kindercombo (Ages 6-8)

    October 16, 2019, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    This beginning dance class will introduce your child to Tap & Jazz technique in a fun, upbeat environment! Each week we will learn new routines and skills as we work to build our love and knowledge of dance. Each dancer will be given the proper footwear on the first day of class. Children are encouraged to wear form-fitting athletic wear that they can move in! (leotards are optional) Give your child the chance to be the star of the show in Kindercombo! Choose the fee with $25 added to it to pay your sign-up fee when first registering on or after September 2019. Each month following, you will no longer need to pay the sign-up fee. Instruction provided by Kinderdance staff. All dancers will be given their class uniform on the first day of class.

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  5. NEW: Relax and Do Art! (Ages 5-10)

    October 16, 2019, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    We will make some edible art, create 3-D crafts, experiment with face painting and do LOTS of art making in this relaxing class! Instructor Debbie Harris taught for Roanoke County Schools for over 20 years.

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  6. NEW: A Twist on Pies (Ages 18+)

    October 17, 2019, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    Grab a slice of the pie! Learn the methods of making a traditional pie crust, a crumbled crust and a lattice crust. But these are not your grandmother's recipes! Explore new twists on pie flavors-Pumpkin Cream Pie, Triple Chocolate Pumpkin Pie and Apple Cheesecake Pie! Chef Dominic made an appearance on the fourth season of Fox Network's Hell's Kitchen. He looks forward to the opportunity to bring his family-friendly attitude, skills and good-natured cooking to you and yours!

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  7. NEW: Get Organized (Ages 18+)

    October 17, 2019, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    Need help getting it together? Come and learn from a professional organizer all the ins-and-outs of getting and staying organized. Learn the basics of letting go, getting it together and then setting it up to stay organized. This is a no judgment class. Bring your photos, bring your questions, bring your worst and we will help you get it straightened out. Maybe its a room, a car, your locker, it doesn't matter there is always a way to make it better. After all, good order is the foundation of all things.

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  8. NEW: Essentials of Singing (Ages 18+)

    October 17, 2019, 6:15 PM - 7:15 PM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    Do you enjoy singing, but feel you aren't doing it right? Is sheet music a mystery? Join us for "Essentials of Singing", where we will cover the fundamentals of singing, such as how to find your vocal range and breathe properly, how to read simple music, and how to put it all together to sing confidently with your best voice forward. Instructor Lauren Lawson is a classically trained soprano who practices as a speech-language pathologist in the Roanoke Valley.

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  9. Indian Cooking Date Night (Ages 18+)

    October 18, 2019, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    njoy an evening of making and eating Indian Food with a loved one. You will learn how to prepare a traditional Indian meal of Chicken Pasanda (chicken in yogurt, cream and cashew paste), Puri and Sandesh (paneer dessert). After helping prepare the meal, enjoy the three-course dinner. Instructor Bhawana Scaer is from India and has been teaching Indian-style cooking for many years and loves to share her culture with others! One registration per couple.

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  10. NEW: Crochet a Pumpkin Coaster

    October 18, 2019, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    Pumpkins are fall decor! Crochet a cute pumpkin drink coaster for your end table! This is a beginner friendly. Supplies needed for class (you will be notified when class meets minimum): 5.5mm hook, 30yards of orange worsted weight (4) yarn and a small amount or green and brown. Instructor Krislyn Colombini is a self-taught crocheter that now sells her crochet creations online and in shows. She will help you work through difficult issues in a small class setting.

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  11. Little Tykes Indoor Soccer (Ages 3-5)

    October 19, 2019, 9:00 AM - 9:55 AM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    Let's play ball! The Little Tykes program focuses on developing good players and good sportsmanship. Kids have a chance to learn the fundamentals of soccer through kicking, passing, dribbling and fun skill drills. This skill development program will run for 10 weeks, the first four weeks will be practices with the remaining 6 weeks for game play. Each player will receive a t-shirt, trophy and team picture at the end of the program.

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  12. Baby Drops (Ages 6-18 months)

    October 19, 2019, 9:10 AM - 9:40 AM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    No need to wait! Start the process of introducing your baby to the water sooner rather than later. This parent and child class will start building your baby's confidence and swimming readiness. What a fun opportunity for you and your child to explore the water and become adjusted together. Parents will learn basic water skills to keep their children safe and help them to love the water. Safety information and teaching techniques will be provided to parents. Parental participation is required.

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  13. Big Waves (Ages 4-5)

    October 19, 2019, 9:10 AM - 9:50 AM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    Celebrate your child's independence in the water. This is the first class that we offer that have children in the water without a caregiver. Your child may be a beginner or already comfortable in the water. Regardless, they will learn to float, kick and become proficient with arm strokes. Rolling over and treading water will be introduced. Submerging is a big part of this class since swimming requires being able to put your face in the water! If they are more advanced they will be expected to swim more independently and with less support from the instructor.

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  14. Level 1 Swimming Lessons (Ages 6-12)

    October 19, 2019, 9:10 AM - 9:50 AM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    Let's have fun learning to swim! This is a class for the older beginning swimmer to become comfortable and confident in the water. They will gain basic aquatic skills including; beginning swimming strokes, breath control, floating, and kicking - all of which will help to keep them safe. Games and activities will help teach them to enjoy and become adjusted to the water. In addition, they will participate in a safety lesson each lesson that will encourage them to be safe around all aquatic environments. The goal is a positive attitude towards swimming and water safety.

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  15. Tiny Bubbles (Ages 18-36 months)

    October 19, 2019, 9:50 AM - 10:20 AM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    Join your child as they discover the world of water. With your help, toddlers will experiment with arm and leg action, floating and going under water. Lots of repetition will help them become very comfortable and confident in the water. This is a fun and engaging class which will keep your child wanting to come back even as they are learning about safety and swimming skills. Parental participation is required.

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  16. Level 2 Swimming Lessons (Ages 6-12)

    October 19, 2019, 10:00 AM - 10:40 AM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    Our swimmers continue to build on the basic skills learned in Level 1 in the Level 2 class. The student will become more confident and be able to swim short distances by themselves. Students in this class should be very comfortable going under the water. Emphasis in this class is on learning to float without support, alternating arms and leg actions on front and back along with rotary breathing. Safety lessons are ever present in order to ensure our participant's safety around all water environments. Fun is not forgotten either!

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  17. Level 3 and Level 4 Swimming Lessons (Ages 6-12)

    October 19, 2019, 10:00 AM - 10:40 AM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    Now you're really a swimmer! Swimmers in this class are very confident and comfortable in the water. All strokes are introduced and by the time they have completed both levels, they will be able to swim at least 25 yards of all six strokes. When a participant passes Level 3 they will have achieved basic water competency skills according to the new American Red Cross standards. Safety lessons become more in depth and cover more topics.

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  18. Little Tykes Indoor Soccer (Ages 3-5)

    October 19, 2019, 10:00 AM - 10:55 AM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    Let's play ball! The Little Tykes program focuses on developing good players and good sportsmanship. Kids have a chance to learn the fundamentals of soccer through kicking, passing, dribbling, fun skill drills. This skill development program will run for 10 weeks, the first four weeks will be practices with the remaining 6 weeks for game play. Each player will receive a t-shirt, trophy and team picture at the end of the program.

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  19. Kinder Tots (Age 2)

    October 19, 2019, 10:10 AM - 10:40 AM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    Two year old children are engaged in a dance and movement program developmentally designed. During class they enjoy movement creativity, dance exploration, physical development and body awareness while learning numbers, colors, shapes and songs. There is an annual sign-up fee for Kindertots of $20 to be paid each year upon starting classes (September 2019 is start of new year). Choose the fee with $20 added to it to pay your sign-up fee when first registering on or after September 2019. Each month following, you will no longer need to pay the sign-up fee. Instruction provided by Kinderdance staff. All dancers will be given their class uniform and proper footwear on the first day of class.

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  20. Little Splashes (Ages 3-4)

    October 19, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    Come enjoy swimming with your child as they acquire basic aquatic skills that will encourage their love of the water. This class is the foundation of swimming skills for years to come. While parental participation is required in this class, there will be some time of independent swimming. This time will help your child separate from you and help to discover if they are ready to go to the next level without you. Parents will still be provided with water safety information to keep your entire family safe around aquatic environments.

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  21. Begin to Swim (Ages 13+)

    October 19, 2019, 10:45 AM - 11:30 AM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    It's never too late to learn how to swim! Our swim instructors will provide an introductory water program designed for anyone 13 years and up that may be fearful about participation in water activities or need assistance developing their basic swimming skills. This is a comfortable, non-threatening environment and we have very patient instructors who want to help participants conquer their fear of the water and learn to swim.

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  22. Kids Yoga (Ages 4-6)

    October 19, 2019, 10:50 AM - 11:50 AM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    Children ages 4 to 6 will learn the basics of yoga in a developmentally designed program just for them! We will explore basic yoga positions and working together as a class while learning about mindfulness and our peace within. This program will bring new movements, yoga games, and activities to your child each week. Join us today for a high-energy class full of rhythm, moving, laughing, and learning! Choose the fee with $15 added to it to pay your sign-up fee when first registering on or after September 2019. Each month following, you will no longer need to pay the sign-up fee. Instruction provided by Kinderdance staff. All dancers will be given their class uniform on the first day of class.

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  23. Taekwondo (Ages 5+)

    October 19, 2019, 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    Taekwondo classes at Green Ridge are designed to teach martial arts and fitness in a structured but fun environment. We help kids develop a focused mind, a coordinated body, a courteous nature, and a positive attitude. Kids, teens, and adults alike will improve fitness and coordination while learning self-defense skills that help build confidence and focus. Students can sign up individually or have the whole family try together. Fee is per person. Instructors Cameron and Sarah Starnes have years of experience and are 2nd degree blackbelts. No uniform required-wear comfortable clothes. In addition to martial arts instruction, emphasized will be the five tenets of taekwondo: courtesy, integrity, perseverance, self control, and indomitable spirit.

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  24. Wellness Workshop: Power It Up Training As We Get Older

    October 19, 2019, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    In this workshop we will discuss the importance of Power training as we age and how to implement it into our everyday workout. Topics will include basic muscle physiology, research on power training, power training recommendations, and exercises that can be incorporated into your workouts.

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  25. Wado Ki Martial Arts - Self Defense (Ages 13+)

    October 21, 2019, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    Learn how to recognize a potential threat, how to handle this threat. Learn how to use your voice as the first line of defense. Learn how to strike effectively, using very basic techniques. This is a low impact class. Simple techniques that will help you, if you ever need to use it. Instructor David Ginnings. Four week class.

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  26. Introduction to Photoshop (Ages 12+)

    October 21, 2019, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    This class will introduce tools, the layer and history palettes and adjustments. Please bring your computer with photoshop loaded. You can download a 7 day free trial at Adobe.com. After that it is 9.99 a month. We will talk about a less expensive option in class. It takes several hours to load so don’t wait until the last day to do it. A handout will be provided so you can review the information later. Teena Cook has taught photography at VWCC for 30 years and has a Masters Degree.

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  27. NEW: Paint Pouring Lab (Ages 18+)

    October 21, 2019, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    A two-part class. You must be able to attend both sessions but pay only one fee. We will make projects on hard substrates which will be sealed week II. Projects will include a four-piece coaster set which will be ready for holiday giving, and several other options. The second part of the class will be using low VOC resin and other techniques. If you have been reluctant to try new finishing techniques, you’ll be in the right place! Beginning level paint pouring experience is ideal but not required. Wear old clothes and feel free to bring your dinner if coming after work. All materials are included. Lisa Hoyt is the instructor.

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  28. Adult Ballet (Ages 16+)

    October 21, 2019, 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    This is a beginning level ballet class comprised of a 30 minute barre featuring exercises to warm-up feet, legs, and arms. This is followed by 30 minutes of center work and traveling combinations to work on balance, coordination, and flexibility. Participants may wear tights, leggings, sweatpants, and either a leotard or sports top. Ballet slippers are recommended. Instructor Beth Brunelle.

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  29. Level 1 Swimming Lessons (Ages 6-12)

    October 22, 2019, 5:00 PM - 5:40 PM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    Let's have fun learning to swim! This is a class for the older beginning swimmer to become comfortable and confident in the water. They will gain basic aquatic skills including; beginning swimming strokes, breath control, floating, and kicking - all of which will help to keep them safe. Games and activities will help teach them to enjoy and become adjusted to the water. In addition, they will participate in a safety lesson each lesson that will encourage them to be safe around all aquatic environments. The goal is a positive attitude towards swimming and water safety.

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  30. Level 3 and Level 4 Swimming Lessons (Ages 6-12)

    October 22, 2019, 5:00 PM - 5:40 PM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    Now you're really a swimmer! Swimmers in this class are very confident and comfortable in the water. All strokes are introduced and by the time they have completed both levels, they will be able to swim at least 25 yards of all six strokes. When a participant passes Level 3 they will have achieved basic water competency skills according to the new American Red Cross standards. Safety lessons become more in depth and cover more topics.

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  31. Tiny Bubbles (Ages 18-36 months)

    October 22, 2019, 5:00 PM - 5:30 PM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    Join your child as they discover the world of water. With your help, toddlers will experiment with arm and leg action, floating and going under water. Lots of repetition will help them become very comfortable and confident in the water. This is a fun and engaging class which will keep your child wanting to come back even as they are learning about safety and swimming skills. Parental participation is required.

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  32. Baby Drops (Ages 6-18 months)

    October 22, 2019, 5:40 PM - 6:10 PM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    No need to wait! Start the process of introducing your baby to the water sooner rather than later. This parent and child class will start building your baby's confidence and swimming readiness. What a fun opportunity for you and your child to explore the water and become adjusted together. Parents will learn basic water skills to keep their children safe and help them to love the water. Safety information and teaching techniques will be provided to parents. Parental participation is required.

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  33. Big Waves (Ages 4-5)

    October 22, 2019, 5:50 PM - 6:30 PM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    Celebrate your child's independence in the water. This is the first class that we offer that have children in the water without a caregiver. Your child may be a beginner or already comfortable in the water. Regardless, they will learn to float, kick and become proficient with arm strokes. Rolling over and treading water will be introduced. Submerging is a big part of this class since swimming requires being able to put your face in the water! If they are more advanced they will be expected to swim more independently and with less support from the instructor.

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  34. Level 2 Swimming Lessons (Ages 6-12)

    October 22, 2019, 5:50 PM - 6:30 PM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    Our swimmers continue to build on the basic skills learned in Level 1 in the Level 2 class. The student will become more confident and be able to swim short distances by themselves. Students in this class should be very comfortable going under the water. Emphasis in this class is on learning to float without support, alternating arms and leg actions on front and back along with rotary breathing. Safety lessons are ever present in order to ensure our participant's safety around all water environments. Fun is not forgotten either!

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  35. Begin to Swim (Ages 13+)

    October 22, 2019, 6:00 PM - 6:45 PM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    It's never too late to learn how to swim! Our swim instructors will provide an introductory water program designed for anyone 13 years and up that may be fearful about participation in water activities or need assistance developing their basic swimming skills. This is a comfortable, non-threatening environment and we have very patient instructors who want to help participants conquer their fear of the water and learn to swim.

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  36. Beginner Obedience & Good Manners (Ages 18+)

    October 22, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    Want a dog who listens better? In this basic training course, dog parents will learn how to best communicate with their dogs in order to teach them good manners. Positive reinforcement training methods are used to teach the following behaviors: touch, look, sit, down, stand, come, settle, wait, take it, loose-leash walking, plus more. Other topics include parent separation, agility exercises, impulse control, and canine communication. Dogs must complete either Puppy Kindergarten or be at least 6 months old. Six week course taught by High Hopes Dog Training.

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  37. Little Splashes (Ages 3-4)

    October 22, 2019, 6:20 PM - 6:50 PM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    Come enjoy swimming with your child as they acquire basic aquatic skills that will encourage their love of the water. This class is the foundation of swimming skills for years to come. While parental participation is required in this class, there will be some time of independent swimming. This time will help your child separate from you and help to discover if they are ready to go to the next level without you. Parents will still be provided with water safety information to keep your entire family safe around aquatic environments.

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  38. Intermediate Obedience & Problem Solving (Ages 18+)

    October 22, 2019, 7:15 PM - 8:15 PM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    Now that your dog has learned some good manners, the next step is to apply those manners to real life situations while addressing common behavior problems like jumping on guests, door-dashing, pulling on the leash, not coming when called, etc. Behaviors taught include stay, place, leave it, heel, touch tag, and more. Dogs will be taught to respond to both verbal and non-verbal cues. Prerequisite: Graduation from our Beginner Obedience course or permission from High Hopes.

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  39. Swing Roanoke Dance Lessons (Ages 18+)

    October 22, 2019, 7:30 PM - 8:45 PM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    Want a new way to have fun and exercise? Swing Roanoke will be teaching classes to keep your feet moving! Each seven week series of classes will cover various swing dances like East Coast Swing, 20's or 30's Charleston, Lindy Hop, and others. No partner is required and those with two left feet are welcome! No matter how many times you have come before-classes will have fresh material to learn in each series! Classes include 45 minutes of instruction followed by practice time. Instruction by Swing Roanoke. September-October will be Swing Line Dances. October-December will be the Hustle.

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  40. Wado Ki Martial Arts - Self Defense (Ages 13+)

    October 23, 2019, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    Learn how to recognize a potential threat, how to handle this threat. Learn how to use your voice as the first line of defense. Learn how to strike effectively, using very basic techniques. This is a low impact class. Simple techniques that will help you, if you ever need to use it. Instructor David Ginnings. Four week class.

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  41. NEW: Sculpture for Home School Students (Ages 5-10)

    October 23, 2019, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    Create 3-D sculptures using paper, clay, found objects,and paper mache. Treasures will be created in this class!!! Instructor Debbie Harris taught for Roanoke County Schools for over 20 years.

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  42. Kindercombo (Ages 6-8)

    October 23, 2019, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    This beginning dance class will introduce your child to Tap & Jazz technique in a fun, upbeat environment! Each week we will learn new routines and skills as we work to build our love and knowledge of dance. Each dancer will be given the proper footwear on the first day of class. Children are encouraged to wear form-fitting athletic wear that they can move in! (leotards are optional) Give your child the chance to be the star of the show in Kindercombo! Choose the fee with $25 added to it to pay your sign-up fee when first registering on or after September 2019. Each month following, you will no longer need to pay the sign-up fee. Instruction provided by Kinderdance staff. All dancers will be given their class uniform on the first day of class.

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  43. Prestige Preschool Gymnastics Cheer Clinics (Ages 3-4)

    October 23, 2019, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    Ready...OK! These basic cheerleading clinics are perfect for the beginner or intermediate cheerleader. We will be learning motions, stunting, dancing, jumps, tumbling, and of course working on brand new cheers! This class is sure to be a confidence booster for all participants and can be used just for fun, or to help prepare for school or recreational cheer squads. Leotard not required-just comfortable clothes and closed-toed athletic shoes. Instruction by Prestige Gymnastics Staff.

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  44. NEW: Relax and Do Art! (Ages 5-10)

    October 23, 2019, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    We will make some edible art, create 3-D crafts, experiment with face painting and do LOTS of art making in this relaxing class! Instructor Debbie Harris taught for Roanoke County Schools for over 20 years.

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  45. Prestige School Age Gymnastics Cheer Clinics (Ages 5-12)

    October 23, 2019, 6:15 PM - 7:15 PM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    Ready...OK! These basic cheerleading clinics are perfect for the beginner or intermediate cheerleader. We will be learning motions, stunting, dancing, jumps, tumbling, and of course working on brand new cheers! This class is sure to be a confidence booster for all participants and can be used just for fun, or to help prepare for school or recreational cheer squads. Leotard not required-just comfortable clothes and closed-toed athletic shoes. Instruction by Prestige Gymnastics Staff.

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  46. NEW: Sweet & Spicy Indian Cuisine (Ages 18+)

    October 24, 2019, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    The perfect combo-sweet & spicy! For the menu, create and enjoy spicy green beans, aloo paratha (potato filled fried bread) and jalebi (a flour and gram flour dessert). Instructor: Bhawana Scaer.

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  47. NEW: Essentials of Singing (Ages 18+)

    October 24, 2019, 6:15 PM - 7:15 PM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    Do you enjoy singing, but feel you aren't doing it right? Is sheet music a mystery? Join us for "Essentials of Singing", where we will cover the fundamentals of singing, such as how to find your vocal range and breathe properly, how to read simple music, and how to put it all together to sing confidently with your best voice forward. Instructor Lauren Lawson is a classically trained soprano who practices as a speech-language pathologist in the Roanoke Valley.

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  48. Swing Dance Social (Ages 18+)

    October 25, 2019, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    Looking for something fun to do on Friday nights? Join Swing Roanoke for our swing dance social! No partner is required and we hold an introduction class from 7:00pm-7:30pm (tailored to those who come) with the social to follow from 7:30pm-9:00pm! Come just as you are even if you have two left feet! It's a deal of a lesson and dance for only $5 per person! Themes for dances: September is Back to Swing. October (4th Friday) is Costume Swing Dance. November is Thanks-swinging Dance.

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  49. Little Tykes Indoor Soccer (Ages 3-5)

    October 26, 2019, 9:00 AM - 9:55 AM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    Let's play ball! The Little Tykes program focuses on developing good players and good sportsmanship. Kids have a chance to learn the fundamentals of soccer through kicking, passing, dribbling and fun skill drills. This skill development program will run for 10 weeks, the first four weeks will be practices with the remaining 6 weeks for game play. Each player will receive a t-shirt, trophy and team picture at the end of the program.

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  50. Baby Drops (Ages 6-18 months)

    October 26, 2019, 9:10 AM - 9:40 AM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    No need to wait! Start the process of introducing your baby to the water sooner rather than later. This parent and child class will start building your baby's confidence and swimming readiness. What a fun opportunity for you and your child to explore the water and become adjusted together. Parents will learn basic water skills to keep their children safe and help them to love the water. Safety information and teaching techniques will be provided to parents. Parental participation is required.

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  51. Big Waves (Ages 4-5)

    October 26, 2019, 9:10 AM - 9:50 AM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    Celebrate your child's independence in the water. This is the first class that we offer that have children in the water without a caregiver. Your child may be a beginner or already comfortable in the water. Regardless, they will learn to float, kick and become proficient with arm strokes. Rolling over and treading water will be introduced. Submerging is a big part of this class since swimming requires being able to put your face in the water! If they are more advanced they will be expected to swim more independently and with less support from the instructor.

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  52. Level 1 Swimming Lessons (Ages 6-12)

    October 26, 2019, 9:10 AM - 9:50 AM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    Let's have fun learning to swim! This is a class for the older beginning swimmer to become comfortable and confident in the water. They will gain basic aquatic skills including; beginning swimming strokes, breath control, floating, and kicking - all of which will help to keep them safe. Games and activities will help teach them to enjoy and become adjusted to the water. In addition, they will participate in a safety lesson each lesson that will encourage them to be safe around all aquatic environments. The goal is a positive attitude towards swimming and water safety.

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  53. Tiny Bubbles (Ages 18-36 months)

    October 26, 2019, 9:50 AM - 10:20 AM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    Join your child as they discover the world of water. With your help, toddlers will experiment with arm and leg action, floating and going under water. Lots of repetition will help them become very comfortable and confident in the water. This is a fun and engaging class which will keep your child wanting to come back even as they are learning about safety and swimming skills. Parental participation is required.

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  54. Level 2 Swimming Lessons (Ages 6-12)

    October 26, 2019, 10:00 AM - 10:40 AM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    Our swimmers continue to build on the basic skills learned in Level 1 in the Level 2 class. The student will become more confident and be able to swim short distances by themselves. Students in this class should be very comfortable going under the water. Emphasis in this class is on learning to float without support, alternating arms and leg actions on front and back along with rotary breathing. Safety lessons are ever present in order to ensure our participant's safety around all water environments. Fun is not forgotten either!

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  55. Level 3 and Level 4 Swimming Lessons (Ages 6-12)

    October 26, 2019, 10:00 AM - 10:40 AM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    Now you're really a swimmer! Swimmers in this class are very confident and comfortable in the water. All strokes are introduced and by the time they have completed both levels, they will be able to swim at least 25 yards of all six strokes. When a participant passes Level 3 they will have achieved basic water competency skills according to the new American Red Cross standards. Safety lessons become more in depth and cover more topics.

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  56. Little Tykes Indoor Soccer (Ages 3-5)

    October 26, 2019, 10:00 AM - 10:55 AM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    Let's play ball! The Little Tykes program focuses on developing good players and good sportsmanship. Kids have a chance to learn the fundamentals of soccer through kicking, passing, dribbling, fun skill drills. This skill development program will run for 10 weeks, the first four weeks will be practices with the remaining 6 weeks for game play. Each player will receive a t-shirt, trophy and team picture at the end of the program.

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  57. Kinder Tots (Age 2)

    October 26, 2019, 10:10 AM - 10:40 AM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    Two year old children are engaged in a dance and movement program developmentally designed. During class they enjoy movement creativity, dance exploration, physical development and body awareness while learning numbers, colors, shapes and songs. There is an annual sign-up fee for Kindertots of $20 to be paid each year upon starting classes (September 2019 is start of new year). Choose the fee with $20 added to it to pay your sign-up fee when first registering on or after September 2019. Each month following, you will no longer need to pay the sign-up fee. Instruction provided by Kinderdance staff. All dancers will be given their class uniform and proper footwear on the first day of class.

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  58. Begin to Swim (Ages 13+)

    October 26, 2019, 10:45 AM - 11:30 AM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    It's never too late to learn how to swim! Our swim instructors will provide an introductory water program designed for anyone 13 years and up that may be fearful about participation in water activities or need assistance developing their basic swimming skills. This is a comfortable, non-threatening environment and we have very patient instructors who want to help participants conquer their fear of the water and learn to swim.

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  59. Kids Yoga (Ages 4-6)

    October 26, 2019, 10:50 AM - 11:50 AM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    Children ages 4 to 6 will learn the basics of yoga in a developmentally designed program just for them! We will explore basic yoga positions and working together as a class while learning about mindfulness and our peace within. This program will bring new movements, yoga games, and activities to your child each week. Join us today for a high-energy class full of rhythm, moving, laughing, and learning! Choose the fee with $15 added to it to pay your sign-up fee when first registering on or after September 2019. Each month following, you will no longer need to pay the sign-up fee. Instruction provided by Kinderdance staff. All dancers will be given their class uniform on the first day of class.

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  60. Taekwondo (Ages 5+)

    October 26, 2019, 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    Taekwondo classes at Green Ridge are designed to teach martial arts and fitness in a structured but fun environment. We help kids develop a focused mind, a coordinated body, a courteous nature, and a positive attitude. Kids, teens, and adults alike will improve fitness and coordination while learning self-defense skills that help build confidence and focus. Students can sign up individually or have the whole family try together. Fee is per person. Instructors Cameron and Sarah Starnes have years of experience and are 2nd degree blackbelts. No uniform required-wear comfortable clothes. In addition to martial arts instruction, emphasized will be the five tenets of taekwondo: courtesy, integrity, perseverance, self control, and indomitable spirit.

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  61. NEW: Intermediate Photoshop 1 (Tools) (Ages 12+)

    October 28, 2019, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    This class will cover tools and how to make and move selections, retouch, add type, quick mask, etc. Please bring your computer with photoshop loaded. You can download a 7 day free trial at Adobe.com. After that it is 9.99 a month. We will talk about a less expensive option in class. It takes several hours to load so don’t wait until the last day to do it. A handout will be provided so you can review the information later. Feel free to bring food to class. Teena Cook has taught photography at VWCC for 30 years and has a Masters Degree.

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  62. NEW: Paint Pouring Lab (Ages 18+)

    October 28, 2019, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    A two-part class. You must be able to attend both sessions but pay only one fee. We will make projects on hard substrates which will be sealed week II. Projects will include a four-piece coaster set which will be ready for holiday giving, and several other options. The second part of the class will be using low VOC resin and other techniques. If you have been reluctant to try new finishing techniques, you’ll be in the right place! Beginning level paint pouring experience is ideal but not required. Wear old clothes and feel free to bring your dinner if coming after work. All materials are included. Lisa Hoyt is the instructor.

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  63. Adult Ballet (Ages 16+)

    October 28, 2019, 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    This is a beginning level ballet class comprised of a 30 minute barre featuring exercises to warm-up feet, legs, and arms. This is followed by 30 minutes of center work and traveling combinations to work on balance, coordination, and flexibility. Participants may wear tights, leggings, sweatpants, and either a leotard or sports top. Ballet slippers are recommended. Instructor Beth Brunelle.

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  64. Level 1 Swimming Lessons (Ages 6-12)

    October 29, 2019, 5:00 PM - 5:40 PM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    Let's have fun learning to swim! This is a class for the older beginning swimmer to become comfortable and confident in the water. They will gain basic aquatic skills including; beginning swimming strokes, breath control, floating, and kicking - all of which will help to keep them safe. Games and activities will help teach them to enjoy and become adjusted to the water. In addition, they will participate in a safety lesson each lesson that will encourage them to be safe around all aquatic environments. The goal is a positive attitude towards swimming and water safety.

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  65. Level 3 and Level 4 Swimming Lessons (Ages 6-12)

    October 29, 2019, 5:00 PM - 5:40 PM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    Now you're really a swimmer! Swimmers in this class are very confident and comfortable in the water. All strokes are introduced and by the time they have completed both levels, they will be able to swim at least 25 yards of all six strokes. When a participant passes Level 3 they will have achieved basic water competency skills according to the new American Red Cross standards. Safety lessons become more in depth and cover more topics.

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  66. Tiny Bubbles (Ages 18-36 months)

    October 29, 2019, 5:00 PM - 5:30 PM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    Join your child as they discover the world of water. With your help, toddlers will experiment with arm and leg action, floating and going under water. Lots of repetition will help them become very comfortable and confident in the water. This is a fun and engaging class which will keep your child wanting to come back even as they are learning about safety and swimming skills. Parental participation is required.

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  67. Baby Drops (Ages 6-18 months)

    October 29, 2019, 5:40 PM - 6:10 PM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    No need to wait! Start the process of introducing your baby to the water sooner rather than later. This parent and child class will start building your baby's confidence and swimming readiness. What a fun opportunity for you and your child to explore the water and become adjusted together. Parents will learn basic water skills to keep their children safe and help them to love the water. Safety information and teaching techniques will be provided to parents. Parental participation is required.

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  68. Big Waves (Ages 4-5)

    October 29, 2019, 5:50 PM - 6:30 PM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    Celebrate your child's independence in the water. This is the first class that we offer that have children in the water without a caregiver. Your child may be a beginner or already comfortable in the water. Regardless, they will learn to float, kick and become proficient with arm strokes. Rolling over and treading water will be introduced. Submerging is a big part of this class since swimming requires being able to put your face in the water! If they are more advanced they will be expected to swim more independently and with less support from the instructor.

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  69. Level 2 Swimming Lessons (Ages 6-12)

    October 29, 2019, 5:50 PM - 6:30 PM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    Our swimmers continue to build on the basic skills learned in Level 1 in the Level 2 class. The student will become more confident and be able to swim short distances by themselves. Students in this class should be very comfortable going under the water. Emphasis in this class is on learning to float without support, alternating arms and leg actions on front and back along with rotary breathing. Safety lessons are ever present in order to ensure our participant's safety around all water environments. Fun is not forgotten either!

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  70. Begin to Swim (Ages 13+)

    October 29, 2019, 6:00 PM - 6:45 PM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    It's never too late to learn how to swim! Our swim instructors will provide an introductory water program designed for anyone 13 years and up that may be fearful about participation in water activities or need assistance developing their basic swimming skills. This is a comfortable, non-threatening environment and we have very patient instructors who want to help participants conquer their fear of the water and learn to swim.

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  71. Beginner Obedience & Good Manners (Ages 18+)

    October 29, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    Want a dog who listens better? In this basic training course, dog parents will learn how to best communicate with their dogs in order to teach them good manners. Positive reinforcement training methods are used to teach the following behaviors: touch, look, sit, down, stand, come, settle, wait, take it, loose-leash walking, plus more. Other topics include parent separation, agility exercises, impulse control, and canine communication. Dogs must complete either Puppy Kindergarten or be at least 6 months old. Six week course taught by High Hopes Dog Training.

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  72. Little Splashes (Ages 3-4)

    October 29, 2019, 6:20 PM - 6:50 PM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    Come enjoy swimming with your child as they acquire basic aquatic skills that will encourage their love of the water. This class is the foundation of swimming skills for years to come. While parental participation is required in this class, there will be some time of independent swimming. This time will help your child separate from you and help to discover if they are ready to go to the next level without you. Parents will still be provided with water safety information to keep your entire family safe around aquatic environments.

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  73. Intermediate Obedience & Problem Solving (Ages 18+)

    October 29, 2019, 7:15 PM - 8:15 PM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    Now that your dog has learned some good manners, the next step is to apply those manners to real life situations while addressing common behavior problems like jumping on guests, door-dashing, pulling on the leash, not coming when called, etc. Behaviors taught include stay, place, leave it, heel, touch tag, and more. Dogs will be taught to respond to both verbal and non-verbal cues. Prerequisite: Graduation from our Beginner Obedience course or permission from High Hopes.

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  74. Swing Roanoke Dance Lessons (Ages 18+)

    October 29, 2019, 7:30 PM - 8:45 PM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    Want a new way to have fun and exercise? Swing Roanoke will be teaching classes to keep your feet moving! Each seven week series of classes will cover various swing dances like East Coast Swing, 20's or 30's Charleston, Lindy Hop, and others. No partner is required and those with two left feet are welcome! No matter how many times you have come before-classes will have fresh material to learn in each series! Classes include 45 minutes of instruction followed by practice time. Instruction by Swing Roanoke. September-October will be Swing Line Dances. October-December will be the Hustle.

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  75. NEW: Sculpture for Home School Students (Ages 5-10)

    October 30, 2019, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    Create 3-D sculptures using paper, clay, found objects,and paper mache. Treasures will be created in this class!!! Instructor Debbie Harris taught for Roanoke County Schools for over 20 years.

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  76. Kindercombo (Ages 6-8)

    October 30, 2019, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    This beginning dance class will introduce your child to Tap & Jazz technique in a fun, upbeat environment! Each week we will learn new routines and skills as we work to build our love and knowledge of dance. Each dancer will be given the proper footwear on the first day of class. Children are encouraged to wear form-fitting athletic wear that they can move in! (leotards are optional) Give your child the chance to be the star of the show in Kindercombo! Choose the fee with $25 added to it to pay your sign-up fee when first registering on or after September 2019. Each month following, you will no longer need to pay the sign-up fee. Instruction provided by Kinderdance staff. All dancers will be given their class uniform on the first day of class.

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  77. NEW: Relax and Do Art! (Ages 5-10)

    October 30, 2019, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    We will make some edible art, create 3-D crafts, experiment with face painting and do LOTS of art making in this relaxing class! Instructor Debbie Harris taught for Roanoke County Schools for over 20 years.

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  78. NEW: Essentials of Singing (Ages 18+)

    October 31, 2019, 6:15 PM - 7:15 PM @ Green Ridge Recreation Center

    Do you enjoy singing, but feel you aren't doing it right? Is sheet music a mystery? Join us for "Essentials of Singing", where we will cover the fundamentals of singing, such as how to find your vocal range and breathe properly, how to read simple music, and how to put it all together to sing confidently with your best voice forward. Instructor Lauren Lawson is a classically trained soprano who practices as a speech-language pathologist in the Roanoke Valley.

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Main Events Calendar

  1. ScareQuest at Explore Park (ages 4+)

    October 17, 2019, 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ Explore Park

    Explore your fears on select nights in October. Treetop Quest will be transformed into a night zip-line and challenge course adventure for ages four and up. Select your scare level and choose from three different narratives. A ghostly guide will lead you on an interactive adventure including a ghost story, obstacle/zip-line challenge, and time on our giant black-light spider web.

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  2. ScareQuest at Explore Park (ages 4+)

    October 18, 2019, 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ Explore Park

    Explore your fears on select nights in October. Treetop Quest will be transformed into a night zip-line and challenge course adventure for ages four and up. Select your scare level and choose from three different narratives. A ghostly guide will lead you on an interactive adventure including a ghost story, obstacle/zip-line challenge, and time on our giant black-light spider web.

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  3. ScareQuest at Explore Park (ages 4+)

    October 20, 2019, 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ Explore Park

    Explore your fears on select nights in October. Treetop Quest will be transformed into a night zip-line and challenge course adventure for ages four and up. Select your scare level and choose from three different narratives. A ghostly guide will lead you on an interactive adventure including a ghost story, obstacle/zip-line challenge, and time on our giant black-light spider web.

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  4. ScareQuest at Explore Park (ages 4+)

    October 24, 2019, 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ Explore Park

    Explore your fears on select nights in October. Treetop Quest will be transformed into a night zip-line and challenge course adventure for ages four and up. Select your scare level and choose from three different narratives. A ghostly guide will lead you on an interactive adventure including a ghost story, obstacle/zip-line challenge, and time on our giant black-light spider web.

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  5. ScareQuest at Explore Park (ages 4+)

    October 25, 2019, 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ Explore Park

    Explore your fears on select nights in October. Treetop Quest will be transformed into a night zip-line and challenge course adventure for ages four and up. Select your scare level and choose from three different narratives. A ghostly guide will lead you on an interactive adventure including a ghost story, obstacle/zip-line challenge, and time on our giant black-light spider web.

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  6. ScareQuest at Explore Park (ages 4+)

    October 26, 2019, 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ Explore Park

    Explore your fears on select nights in October. Treetop Quest will be transformed into a night zip-line and challenge course adventure for ages four and up. Select your scare level and choose from three different narratives. A ghostly guide will lead you on an interactive adventure including a ghost story, obstacle/zip-line challenge, and time on our giant black-light spider web.

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  7. ScareQuest at Explore Park (ages 4+)

    October 27, 2019, 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ Explore Park

    Explore your fears on select nights in October. Treetop Quest will be transformed into a night zip-line and challenge course adventure for ages four and up. Select your scare level and choose from three different narratives. A ghostly guide will lead you on an interactive adventure including a ghost story, obstacle/zip-line challenge, and time on our giant black-light spider web.

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