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Comforts of Home

Basics of Buying a Home

The process of buying a home can be a scary and intimidating experience. We cover the buying process from the mortgage pre-approval stage through to the closing process. Let us help you learn what you don't know and guide you through the home buying process. You will hear from an accredited mortgage professional, realtor and home inspector throughout the presentation.

Fee: $10 for 1 week

Location: Bronx Park Community Centre

Dates: Tuesday, April 21
Times: 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Activity Number: 63714

Dates: Wednesday, June 3
Times: 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Activity Number: 63715

Location: Verico One Link

Dates: Wednesday, May 13
Times: 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Activity Number: 63713

Creative Arts

Basic Drawing & Watercolour Painting

Explore the basics of drawing and watercolour painting in this introductory class with step-by-step instruction. Each student will complete a minimum of two paintings with mats ready to be framed in standard size frames. All materials included. No experience needed. Lab fee: $25.00 cash payable to the instructor.

Fee: $138 for 8 weeks

Location: Bronx Park Community Centre

Dates: Saturdays, April 11 to May 30
Times: 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Activity Number: 64719

Location: Vincent Massey Collegiate

Dates: Wednesdays, April 8 to May 27
Times: 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Activity Number: 64687

Drawing with Pen and Ink

Learn various tips and techniques to produce black and white drawings. The instructor will contact participants with class supply list.

Fee: $55 for 4 weeks

Location: Fort Rouge Leisure Centre

Dates: Thursdays, April 9 to April 30
Times: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Activity Number: 66533

Landscape & Wildlife Painting & Drawing

Learn how to paint or draw landscapes and/or wildlife. Using any kind of medium that you are comfortable with, you will learn various tips and techniques to create beautiful artwork. This class is for beginners to advanced artists. The instructor will contact participants with class supply list.

Fee: $83 for 6 weeks

Location: Fort Rouge Leisure Centre

Dates: Wednesdays, April 8 to May 13
Times: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Activity Number: 66532

Oil Painting

An explanation of materials, colours, theory, composition, perspective and technique with demonstrations and step-by-step instruction. Supply list will be provided on receipt.

Fee: $138 for 8 weeks

Location: Elmwood/East Kildonan Seniors Centr

Dates: Tuesdays, April 7 to May 26
Times: 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM
Activity Number: 63717

Culinary: Hands-on Experiences

A Salute to Spring Brunch

A new slant on brunch with ideas and recipes to delight your guests in Spring or any time of year. Lab fee: $28.00 cash payable to the instructor. Instructors: Jim and Barbra Pappas.

Fee: $32 for 1 week

Location: Arthur A. Leach School

Dates: Tuesday, April 28
Times: 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Activity Number: 66224

Aaloo Gobhi, Daal and Naan

A potato and cauliflower dish served with daal and Indian garlic naan. A simple yet savoury meal. Lab fee: $20.00 cash payable to the instructor.

Fee: $32 for 1 week

Location: St. John's Leisure Centre

Dates: Tuesday, April 14
Times: 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Activity Number: 66893

Award Winning Pizzas with Diana

Master pizza chef Diana of Diana's Cucina & Lounge shares her expert pizza making skills and sampling followed by hands-on make your own pizza! Lab fee: $25.00 cash payable to the instructor.

Fee: $42 for 1 week

Location: Diana's Cucina and Lounge

Dates: Monday, May 4
Times: 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Activity Number: 64684

Butter Chicken with Roti

One of the most famous and great tasting dishes to come out of India. Learn how to make this cuisine step-by-step into a meal that will impress your friends and family. Lab fee: $25.00 cash payable to the instructor.

Fee: $32 for 1 week

Location: St. John's Leisure Centre

Dates: Sunday, May 31
Times: 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Activity Number: 66902

Chai: Soulful Art of Tea-Making from India

With an ensemble of diverse herbs and spices from India, you will learn to make the most holistic cup of tea taught by an eternal student and forever traveller. You will be guided to grind (using stoneware), mix, paste, smell and taste the spices found in India including (but not limited to) cardamom, turmeric, cinnamon, dhaniya, vanilla and of course the mythical saffron.You will learn the health benefits of each. Includes: chai, samosa, three different types of teas and take home chai masala. Lab fee: $20.00 cash payable to the instructor.

Fee: $31 for 1 week

Location: Fort Rouge Leisure Centre

Dates: Sunday, May 31
Times: 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Activity Number: 66631

Classic Italian Dishes

Looking back into Italian cuisine and remembering some of the classic dishes that make this cuisine so delightful. Lab fee: $28.00 cash payable to the instructor. Instructors: Jim and Barbra Pappas.

Fee: $32 for 1 week

Location: Arthur A. Leach School

Dates: Tuesday, May 5
Times: 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Activity Number: 66225

Curry in a Hurry Indian Meal

Do you want to prepare a delicious Indian meal when you are in a hurry? Learn how to prepare lentil soup, cumin basmati rice and vegetarian curry. Lab fee: $20.00 cash payable to the instructor.

Fee: $32 for 1 week

Location: St. John's Leisure Centre

Dates: Saturday, June 6
Times: 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Activity Number: 66899

Easy French Cooking 3

A further exploration of French Cooking that brings you all the delight with less work in the kitchen. Lab fee: $28.00 cash payable to the instructor. Instructors: Jim and Barbra Pappas.

Fee: $32 for 1 week

Location: Arthur A. Leach School

Dates: Tuesday, April 7
Times: 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Activity Number: 66222

Elegant Soups for Entertaining

Learn some lovely soups that could grace any table for your guests. Lab fee: $28.00 cash payable to the instructor. Instructors: Jim and Barbra Pappas.

Fee: $32 for 1 week

Location: Arthur A. Leach School

Dates: Tuesday, April 21
Times: 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Activity Number: 66223

For a Sweet Tooth

Several new solutions for the sweet tooth in your family with ideas that span from trifles to cake to slices. Lab fee: $28.00 cash payable to the instructor. Instructors: Jim and Barbra Pappas.

Fee: $32 for 1 week

Location: Arthur A. Leach School

Dates: Tuesday, May 19
Times: 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Activity Number: 66227

Indian Soups

Learn how to make different types of Indian soups made up of various lentils and fresh and frozen vegetables that will be served with basmati rice. Lab fee: $20.00 cash payable to the instructor.

Fee: $32 for 1 week

Location: Sergeant Tommy Prince Place

Dates: Saturday, May 16
Times: 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Activity Number: 66907

Italian Pizza Making with Diana

This class focuses on Italian style pizzas and dough recipes with certified Italian Pizza School graduate Diana. Each participant will enjoy sampling of Italian style pizzas followed by an opportunity to make your own pizza dough to take home. Lab fee: $25.00 cash payable to the instructor.

Fee: $42 for 1 week

Location: Diana's Cucina and Lounge

Dates: Monday, June 15
Times: 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Activity Number: 64685

Make it and Freeze it 2

Another collection of delicious dinners that can be made ahead and frozen for later use at home or away. Lab fee: $28.00 cash payable to the instructor. Instructors: Jim and Barbra Pappas.

Fee: $32 for 1 week

Location: Arthur A. Leach School

Dates: Tuesday, May 12
Times: 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Activity Number: 66226

Masalas: The Secret Behind Indian Cooking

Masalas are the quintessential ingredient for so many Indian meals. It requires you to artfully smell, blend, roast and mix spices, herbs and different fruits in perfect proportions. Take home all the samples you make during the class. All ingredients are included. Class will end with a taste testing.Lab fee: $25.00 cash payable to the instructor.

Fee: $31 for 1 week

Location: Fort Rouge Leisure Centre

Dates: Saturday, May 30
Times: 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Activity Number: 66630

Palak Paneer, Chicken Korma and Naan

Learn how to prepare the popular dish of palak paneer (spinach cooked with cottage cheese in a flavourful sauce), creamy chicken korma, and naan. Lab fee: $25.00 cash payable to the instructor.

Fee: $32 for 1 week

Location: St. John's Leisure Centre

Dates: Sunday, May 24
Times: 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Activity Number: 66903

Seven Ingredient Indian Dinner

We will use seven ingredients in each dish to prepare palak paneer, daal (lentil soup) and roti. Lab fee: $20.00 cash payable to the instructor.

Fee: $32 for 1 week

Location: Sergeant Tommy Prince Place

Dates: Saturday, April 25
Times: 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Activity Number: 66904

Spicy Samosas with Mint and Tamarind Chutneys

A popular snack in India, made with herbs and spices and completed with a sweet and sour tamarind chutney and a mint chutney. Lab fee: $20.00 cash payable to the instructor.

Fee: $32 for 1 week

Location: Sergeant Tommy Prince Place

Dates: Saturday, May 23
Times: 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Activity Number: 66895

Sushi Making

Learn to prepare vinegared rice and various kinds of rolled sushi, including traditional maki, inside out maki and temaki. Next time you have a craving for sushi, you will be able to make these rolls on your own. Instructor: Sadao Ono.

Fee: $62 for 1 week

Location: Fort Rouge Leisure Centre

Dates: Tuesday, April 7
Times: 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Activity Number: 66527

Dates: Wednesday, April 22
Times: 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Activity Number: 66228

Location: St. John's Leisure Centre

Dates: Wednesday, May 13
Times: 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Activity Number: 66528

Vegan Indian Cuisine

This course will teach a hands-on delicious Indian vegan meal. You will learn to cook dishes which are high in protein and fibre content and are easy to prepare. Lab fee: $25.00 cash payable to the instructor.

Fee: $32 for 1 week

Location: Sergeant Tommy Prince Place

Dates: Saturday, May 30
Times: 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Activity Number: 66897

Culinary: Presentations & Sampling

Gluten and Dairy-Free Baking Workshop

Are you new to a gluten or dairy-free lifestyle? Are you having a hard time baking allergy-free goodies that the kids will actually eat? Maybe you simply want to bake delicious and healthy treats. Watch Dr. Kristen Mitteness, author of the cookbook The Ancestral Kitchen, teach the basics of baking without gluten, grains, dairy or refined sugars. Lab fee: $10.00 cash payable to instructor to sample some baked goods. You will have the option to purchase a copy of Dr. Kristen Mitteness's cookbook, The Ancestral Kitchen for $20.00.

Fee: $16 for 1 week

Location: Fort Rouge Leisure Centre

Dates: Sunday, May 10
Times: 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Activity Number: 66622

Healthy Meals for Busy Lives

Leading a busy life doesn't mean that your diet has to suffer. This kitchen demonstration and sampling will introduce you to four delicious and healthy meals that can be made in less than 30 minutes. All meals will be free of gluten, dairy and refined sugar. We will also discuss how to eat healthy on the go as well as meals that can be prepped ahead of time. This class has a $20.00 lab fee payable to the instructor. You will have the option to purchase a copy of Dr. Kristen Mitteness's cookbook, The Ancestral Kitchen for $20.00.

Fee: $21 for 1 week

Location: Fort Rouge Leisure Centre

Dates: Sunday, April 5
Times: 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Activity Number: 66628

Fabric Arts

Indigenous Crafts & Beading

Come learn how to make Indigenous crafts that will also include beading techniques. All sewing will be done by hand. No experience needed. All supplies included.

Fee: $130 for 8 weeks

Location: St. John's Leisure Centre

Dates: Saturdays, April 18 to June 6
Times: 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
Activity Number: 66645

Indigenous Mittens

Nothing says warm and cozy like a pair of custom-made mittens. This workshop will take you from start to finish in creating your own pair of traditional Indigenous mittens. Beading techniques will also be taught and incorporated into your project. All sewing will be done by hand. No experience needed. All supplies included.

Fee: $173 for 8 weeks

Location: St. John's Leisure Centre

Dates: Fridays, April 17 to June 5
Times: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Activity Number: 66646

Knitting for You

Learn to knit for you and your family. Starting with a simple project you will learn to read a printed pattern. For the second project, you will make a hat or a pair of slippers. Material list for projects will be discussed at first class.

Fee: $96 for 6 weeks

Location: Fort Rouge Leisure Centre

Dates: Mondays, April 6 to May 25
Times: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Activity Number: 64688

Financial Management

Retirement, Investment, Estate and Tax Planning

Do you have a vision for your retirement and for your heirs? Do you know how much your retirement paycheque will be? How much you will need and where should you draw from? How should you invest? How can you ensure your retirement income will last for all your retirement years? Are you overpaying for your investments and advice? Does your plan incorporate estate planning goals? Are there strategies you should be considering to minimize taxes and to guard against Mondaysey going to the wrong people upon your passing? Instructor: Martin Cloutier, B.Comm. (Hons), CFP, RRC.

Fee: $20 for 1 week

Location: Arthur A. Leach School

Dates: Tuesday, April 14
Times: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Activity Number: 64858

Location: Shaftesbury High School

Dates: Thursdays, May 21 to May 21
Times: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Activity Number: 64859

Gardening & Landscapes

Beginner's Home Landscape Design Workshop

Customize your property by learning various landscape design principles. Topics include how to construct a design plan, the placement of plant materials, low-maintenance strategies and a variety of other unique design practices for year round enjoyment.

Fee: $69 for 4 weeks

Location: Fort Rouge Leisure Centre

Dates: Mondays, April 20 to May 11
Times: 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM
Activity Number: 66529

Growing Mushrooms at Home & Making Maple Syrup

Learn to grow specialty mushrooms in your backyard and how to make your own maple syrup from local Manitoba maple and birch trees. Hands-on demonstrations will be included for both components. Taps and mushroom grow kits will be available for purchase following the presentation. Instructor: Ken Fosty, Certified Arborist

Fee: $42 for 1 week

Location: Bronx Park Community Centre

Dates: Tuesday, April 7
Times: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Activity Number: 66639

Location: Fort Rouge Leisure Centre

Dates: Monday, April 6
Times: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Activity Number: 66637

Languages

Italian for Beginners & Travellers

Learn to speak, read and write basic Italian. This program offers an opportunity to learn about the Italian language.

Fee: $89 for 6 weeks

Location: Shaftesbury High School

Dates: Tuesdays, April 21 to May 26
Times: 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Activity Number: 63706

More Spanish for Travellers

Explore more Spanish language vocabulary, phonetics, structures and essential conversational skills. Prerequisite: Spanish for Beginners & Travellers or equivalent.

Fee: $149 for 8 weeks

Location: Fort Rouge Leisure Centre

Dates: Sundays, April 5 to May 24
Times: 12:30 PM to 3:00 PM
Activity Number: 66534

Spanish for Beginners & Travellers

Introduction to the Spanish language. Learn basic vocabulary, phonetics, structures and essential conversational skills to use when travelling.

Fee: $149 for 8 weeks

Location: Fort Rouge Leisure Centre

Dates: Saturdays, April 11 to May 30
Times: 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Activity Number: 66537

Location: Shaftesbury High School

Dates: Wednesdays, April 8 to May 27
Times: 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Activity Number: 66535

Location: Vincent Massey Collegiate

Dates: Thursdays, April 9 to May 28
Times: 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Activity Number: 66536

Music

African Drumming

Experience the rhythms of African djembe drumming. Students will learn basic playing techniques as well as traditional African rhythms. No musical experience necessary. Students may wish to bring a tape/digital recorder. Djembe drums are available for use during class if needed. Instructor Jay Stoller has been working with African drums for over 20 years. He holds a diploma in African music from the University of Ghana and has been teaching and performing in Winnipeg with the Folkorama African Pavilion, Nafro Dance Productions and The Drum Café. Lab fee: $15.00 cash payable to the instructor.

Fee: $108 for 6 weeks

Location: Fort Rouge Leisure Centre

Dates: Saturdays, April 18 to June 6
Times: 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Activity Number: 66531

African Drumming - An Introduction

In this single introductory class, students will be provided with the basics of playing African djembe drums in a fun, hands-on setting. Also included will be background on where the drums come from in Africa, tips on different sounds on the drum, as well as learning some basic drum patterns and rhythms. Djembe drums are available for use during class if needed. Instructor Jay Stoller has been working with African drums for over 20 years. He holds a diploma in African music from the University of Ghana and has been teaching and performing in Winnipeg with the Folkorama African Pavilion, Nafro Dance Productions and The Drum Café. Lab fee: $5.00 cash payable to the instructor.

Fee: $27 for 1 week

Location: Fort Rouge Leisure Centre

Dates: Saturday, Mar 28
Times: 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM
Activity Number: 66530

Flute Ensemble

Have fun learning to play the flute or improving your flute skills in an ensemble situation. Rent a flute from a musical instrument store or bring your own. Lab fee: $10 cash payable to the instructor.

Fee: $66 for 6 weeks

Location: Shaftesbury High School

Dates: Thursdays, April 9 to May 14
Times: 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Activity Number: 64686

Personal Wellness

Animal CPR and First Aid for Pet Owners

This program is designed for all dog and cat owners who want to be best prepared for any situation that might arise. A registered Veterinary Technologist with over 20 years experience in veterinary clinics will teach you the basics of animal First Aid and CPR, so that you have the skills to use, should you need it.

Fee: $61 for 1 week

Location: St. John's Leisure Centre

Dates: Wednesday, April 22
Times: 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Activity Number: 66540

Dates: Wednesdays, May 27 to May 27
Times: 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Activity Number: 66541

Fun with Feng Shui

Improve your quality of life and create a harmonious living space through using this ancient Chinese practice. Learn to make simple changes in your home or workplace to harness nature's positive energy to promote better health, wealth and relationships!

Fee: $25 for 1 week

Location: Shaftesbury High School

Dates: Thursday, May 21
Times: 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM
Activity Number: 63709

Henna Tattoo Cultural Aspects Workshop

Henna is a part of Indian culture, which de-stresses your body and mind. This workshop will show some basic techniques to do your own henna tattoo. We will have a joyful, healing and meditative workshop. We will make henna designs and have samosas and tamarind chutney. At the end of the class each participants will have a henna tattoo cone and a booklet of traditional henna designs to take home to share with friends and family. Lab fee: $15.00 cash payable to the instructor

Fee: $34 for 1 week

Location: Fort Rouge Leisure Centre

Dates: Sunday, April 26
Times: 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Activity Number: 66909

Intro to Chakradance®

Chakradance® Rhythm of the Soul is a playful, spirited, healing dance to increase awareness of the mind, body, soul connections to live from your best self in all your relationships at home, work and leisure. Chakradance® is a dynamic, moving meditation to activate inner healing with freedom of expression in the dance and the mandala art creation. Using specific music, guided visualizations, mandala art-making, meditations and your unique, creative and expressive movements, you will access your inner glow and radiance to release stress, unblock your energy centers for peace and harmony.

Fee: $21 for 1 week

Location: Fort Rouge Leisure Centre

Dates: Monday, May 25
Times: 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Activity Number: 67002

Journal Writing: Dealing with Negative Emotions

This course will deal with the common everyday negative emotions that tend to cause us problems in our everyday lives. We will be using journal strategies to work with these emotions to gain both perspective and understanding, moving towards a healing resolution. "Journal Writing: The Healing Benefits" program is recommended but is not a prerequisite. Lab fee: $15.00 cash payable to instructor

Fee: $83 for 6 weeks

Location: Shaftesbury High School

Dates: Wednesdays, April 22 to May 27
Times: 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Activity Number: 64860

Journal Writing: The Healing Benefits

Journal writing is a wonderful tool for self-awareness, understanding and creativity. The benefits that accrue to those who keep a journal include tension release, problem solving, empowerment, increased self-esteem and much more. In this class we will tap into our inner guidance using discussions and hands-on practical exercises to guide you on your own personal quest for harmony, resolutions, and healing. Lab fee: $15.00 cash payable to the instructor.

Fee: $83 for 6 weeks

Location: Shaftesbury High School

Dates: Thursdays, April 23 to May 28
Times: 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Activity Number: 64861

Self Development Workshop

This workshop series will include two sessions: effective stress management and effective ways to deal with life changes. Please bring a workbook and pen for note taking.

Fee: $56 for 2 weeks

Location: Fort Rouge Leisure Centre

Dates: Tuesdays, May 5 to May 12
Times: 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Activity Number: 66620

Stress Management Through Mantra Meditation

Learn the techniques to manage stress through ancient Mantra meditation. Sanskrit chants will be set in simple tunes to help you relax. No previous experience is needed.

Fee: $34 for 1 week

Location: Fort Rouge Leisure Centre

Dates: Sunday, May 17
Times: 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Activity Number: 66913

The Ancestral Kitchen

We have access to more information than we ever have yet chronic diseases are still on the rise. Navigating the world of nutrition can be overwhelming and exhausting. In this class you will learn what it means to eat well using an evolutionary and holistic approach to food and lifestyle. No fads, no gimmicks. Just real food, and real tools to help you understand how your every day choices truly affect your health. Please note this is a presentation, not a cooking class.

Fee: $15 for 1 week

Location: Fort Rouge Leisure Centre

Dates: Thursday, May 7
Times: 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Activity Number: 66629

The Lotus: Be the Peace in the Chaos

The lotus is symbolic of the purity of the body, speech, and mind. While rooted in the mud, its flowers blossom on long stalks floating above the muddy waters. The lotus is an example of how we too can blossom and allow our essence to shine regardless of our situation. The lotus is symbolic of detachment as drops of water easily slide off its petals. A common metaphysical analogy compares the lotus' perennial rise from instinctive impulses to spiritual liberation. In this introductory program, we will use Tara's signature system and the messages of the spiritual masters to learn how to blossom like the lotus and be the peace in the chaos of life at home, work, and leisure.

Fee: $21 for 1 week

Location: Fort Rouge Leisure Centre

Dates: Monday, June 1
Times: 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Activity Number: 67004

Photography & Computers

Intro to "RAW" Photography

An introductory level presentation for people with a RAW capable camera (DSLR, Mirrorless, etc.). Learn how to capture and process using RAW to better enhance the colour, exposure and overall quality of your photographs. Visit "thenerdworks.com" for class notes.

Fee: $30 for 1 week

Location: Bronx Park Community Centre

Dates: Wednesday, April 22
Times: 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Activity Number: 66928

Intro to DSLR & Mirrorless Camera

First time DSLR & Mirrorless Camera users will learn how to use the controls of their camera & lenses to create the photo taken. Practice various activities in class.

Fee: $73 for 3 weeks

Location: Fort Rouge Leisure Centre

Dates: Tuesdays, April 14 to April 28
Times: 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Activity Number: 66932

Dates: Wednesdays, May 20 to June 3
Times: 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Activity Number: 66917

Intro to Lightroom®

Learn to use Lightroom Classic CC to organize, rate, sort, find, process and share your photos in this introduction to great digital imaging workflow software. Learn about the software/hardware requirement and new features to Map or make a Photo Book with your photos.

Fee: $73 for 3 weeks

Location: Fort Rouge Leisure Centre

Dates: Tuesdays, May 19 to June 2
Times: 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Activity Number: 66919

Intro to Pet Photography

Learn helpful and easy ways to take better photos of your pets. Get tips for camera use and for working with animals. Hands-on.

Fee: $30 for 1 week

Location: Bronx Park Community Centre

Dates: Monday, May 25
Times: 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Activity Number: 66929

Intro to Point and Shoot/All-in-One Cameras

Learn to use the features of your digital camera. There will be lots of hands-on classroom activities. A fun class for the novice photographer. Visit "thenerdworks.com" for class notes.

Fee: $73 for 3 weeks

Location: Bronx Park Community Centre

Dates: Thursdays, May 14 to May 28
Times: 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Activity Number: 66934

Location: Fort Rouge Leisure Centre

Dates: Thursdays, April 16 to April 30
Times: 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Activity Number: 66922

Smartphone Photography

Learn to use your smartphone or tablet to take the best photos possible. This class is all about tips and activities to increase your satisfaction with your phone's photos.

Fee: $30 for 1 week

Location: Bronx Park Community Centre

Dates: Tuesday, May 5
Times: 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Activity Number: 66926

Location: Fort Rouge Leisure Centre

Dates: Tuesday, April 7
Times: 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Activity Number: 66923

Pottery

Introductory to Pottery

Basic hand-building and some wheel work. Dress for a mess!

Fee: $275 for 10 weeks

Location: Fort Garry Lions Outdoor Pool

Dates: Wednesdays, April 15 to June 17
Times: 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM
Activity Number: 66658

Dates: Thursdays, April 16 to June 18
Times: 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Activity Number: 66659

Location: Fort Rouge Leisure Centre

Dates: Tuesdays, April 14 to June 16
Times: 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM
Activity Number: 66660

Dates: Wednesdays, April 15 to June 17
Times: 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM
Activity Number: 66661

Pottery Wheel

Learn wheel-throwing skills through instruction, demonstration and lots of practice. All skill levels welcome. Dress for a mess!

Fee: $275 for 10 weeks

Location: Fort Garry Lions Outdoor Pool

Dates: Tuesdays, April 14 to June 16
Times: 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM
Activity Number: 66662

Dates: Thursdays, April 16 to June 18
Times: 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM
Activity Number: 66663

Location: Fort Rouge Leisure Centre

Dates: Saturdays, April 18 to June 20
Times: 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Activity Number: 66664

Pottery Wheel 2

Continue learning wheel-throwing skills through instruction, demonstration and lots of practice. Dress for a mess!

Fee: $275 for 10 weeks

Location: Fort Rouge Leisure Centre

Dates: Saturdays, April 18 to June 20
Times: 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Activity Number: 66666