New Courses

JEWELRY MAKING JOURNEY
JEWELRY MAKING JOURNEY
In this hands-on class you will learn the basics of jewelry construction. We will focus on design, closures, findings, and materials as we make impressive jewelry pieces for ourselves or to give as gifts!
LATIN AND BALLROOM DANCE
LATIN AND BALLROOM DANCE
Want to have fun while getting some exercise? Social Dance gives you physical activity, social interaction and mental stimulation.
LOOKING AT CONTEMPORARY POETRY
LOOKING AT CONTEMPORARY POETRY
For this discussion and writing  workshop, we will examine a handout  of contemporary poetry, focusing on  how forms have been updated and  modernized, what they’ve retained and  what they’ve lost.
PHILADELPHIA STORIES OF LESSER-KNOWN HEROES: A TALK AND A WALK
PHILADELPHIA STORIES OF LESSER-KNOWN HEROES: A TALK AND A WALK
Does anyone say “meet me at the Eagle”  anymore? Why should I care about John  Wanamaker now that the store is called  Macy’s?
PHOTOGRAPHY IN THE FIELD—CHESTNUT HILL
PHOTOGRAPHY IN THE FIELD—CHESTNUT HILL
Chestnut Hill, arguably the most  charming part of Philadelphia, is a  feast for the photographer’s eye. 
PICKLEBALL DRILLS CLINIC
PICKLEBALL DRILLS CLINIC
This course is for advanced beginners playing for a while and intermediate Pickleball players.
SPECTACULAR SILK SCARVES: DYEING & PRINTING
SPECTACULAR SILK SCARVES: DYEING & PRINTING
Let’s make some beautiful silk scarves  just in time for spring!
SPRING BEEKEEPING
SPRING BEEKEEPING
Have you ever wanted to help bee populations but worried about the complexity of keeping bees—not to mention the stings! Don’t let these concerns keep you from trying this important and rewarding activity.
Stephen Sondheim— his life, music and legacy
Stephen Sondheim— his life, music and legacy
The recent passing of composer/ lyricist Stephen Sondheim has magnified his already legendary work in musical theater, film and stage.