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ADULT PROGRAMS

NEW! CAFE CINEMATHIQUE-Registration begins April 1, 2020

ADULTS 25 AND UP

A new class featuring screenings and discussions of award winning subtitled foreign language films. Each session will have a them supported by narrative films from different countries and cultures. Shelly Isaacs will introduce each film and folowing the screening will join students in a discussion that will include conceptual implications as well as production techniques, toward the goal of enhancing the appreciation of enjoyment of foreign language film.

Instructor: Shelly Isaacs

DAYS: FRIDAYS

TIME: 1:20AM-3:30PM

ACTIVITY: 313229

Session 1-Full 4 weeks:          A5-May 1 - May 29

            Individual weeks:        A1-May 1,   A2-May 8,    A3-May 15,    A4-May 29, 

Cost:    Per 1 week:  Resident $10 Non-resident $12.50

             Per 4-week session:  Resident $30 Non-resident $37.50


SENSES OF CINEMA - FILMS FOR THOUGHT-Registration begins April 1, 2020

ADULTS 25 AND UP

An alternative to mainstream Hollywood fare, Senses of Cinema is an enriching and entertaining community experience featuring a program of subtitled international, award winning foreign language films in 4, 5, or 6 week themed formats. Shelly Isaacs introduces each film, and following the screening, offers a detailed commentary, inviting the audience to participate with questions and comments.

Instructor: Shelly Isaacs

DAYS: WEDNESDAYS

TIME: 6:30pm - 8:45pm

ACTIVITY: 313229

Session 1-Full 6 weeks:         A7-May 27 - July 1

            Individual weeks:        A1-May 27,   A2-June 3,    A3-June 10,    A4-June 17,     A5-June 24,      A6-July 1

Session 2-Full 5 weeks:       B6-July 29 - August 26

            Individual weeks:        B1-July 29,   B2-August 5,   B3-August 12,    B4-August 19,     B5-August 26

Cost:    Per 1 week:  Resident $10 Non-resident $12.50

             Per 6-week session (A):  Resident $50 Non-resident $62.50

           Per 5-week session (B):  Resident $40 Non-resident $50


THE A TO Z-Z-Z-Z-S OF WRITING CHILDREN'S BOOKS-Registration begins April 1, 2020

ADULTS 19 AND UP

Action, adventure, alliteration, humor, pacing. Whether you're writing a bedtime book, a friendship story, or simply imagining your first manuscript, have fun learning about the magic of picture books, the children's market, and the A to Z-z-z-z-s of writing for kids.

Instructor: Gloria Rothstein

DAYS: TUESDAYS

TIME: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

ACTIVITY: 313215

Dates: A1 - June 9 - June 30

Cost:    Per 4-week session:  Resident $100 Non-resident $125


NEW! BRAZILIAN JIU JITSU-Registration begins April 1, 2020

ADULTS 18 AND UP

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu is a combat sport system, a self-defense system, a traditional martial art and that focuses on grappling with particular emphasis on ground fighting. Learn body control, patience, mindfulness, improve mental focus, and reduce stress through safe and effective movements. This is a non-striking form of martial arts. Promotes: problem solving skills, positive self-esteem, and coordination. Materials Fee $150 paid to the instructor at the first class. Flat monthly registration fee; attend as many or a few classes as you want to within the month.

Instructor: Rishi Eric Infanti, Mela Academy

DAYS: TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS

TIME: 6:30pm - 7:30pm

ACTIVITY: 313212

Session 1: A1 - June 9 - June 30

Session 2: A2 - July 2 -July 31

Session 3: A3 - August 6 - August 27 (no class August 18)

Cost:    Per month:  Resident $150 Non-resident $187.50