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STORYTELLING
Explore memories and traditional tales for life learning
Tuesdays   10:30am -  12:15pm
April 4, 25, May 2, 9, 16
Instructor:  Marni Gillard, professional storyteller

$79    $69 JCC Member
Prepaid registration due by March 20th, 2017 or before class fills.

Click here for 2017 storytelling series flyer.

BEYOND BASIC PHOTOGRAPHY
Wednesdays  1 -2:30pm 
April 5, 19, 26, May 3, 10, 24
Instructor:  Ed Fritz, photographer
for photography enthusiasts who want to take professional-looking photos using DLSRs or mirrorless cameras
$86    $69 JCC Member
Prepaid registration required by March 13, 2017 or before class fills.
Click here for beyond basic photography flyer.

TECHNOLOGY LAB: Teens Tutoring Seniors
Tuesdays:  4 - 6pm  March 28 and April 25   $5 suggested donation per session
Reservations required in the senior adult office.
Let us help you stay in touch with family and friends.  Bring your device to the help session.
Get one-on-one help with:  
your hand held device: tablet, cell phone, laptop
texting, taking/posting videos and photos, Skyping
social media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, emailing
Click here for technology lab flyer.

INTERMEDIATE ACRYLIC PAINTING: Post Impressionists
prerequisite: some painting experience
Mondays:  9:30 - 11:30am 
April 24, May 1, 8, 15, 22, June 5, 12, 19
$88    JCC member:  $75  Supplies are not included.
Instructor:  Colleen Connolly, artist
Click here for intermediate acrylic painting flyer.

 MOSAIC ART
Tuesday, May 9   12:30 - 4:30pm and Tuesday, May 16  12:30 - 2pm
Instructor:  Christine Kleinegger, mosaic artist
$70     $55 JCC member
$10 supplies fee paid to instructor at the first class.
Prepaid registration required before class fills.
Click here for mosaic art flyer.

NATURE SKETCHING
Tuesdays   10:30am - 12:30pm
May 23, 30, June 6, 13, 20
Instructor:  Carol Coogan, artist
$82    $72 JCC Member
Prepaid reservation required before class fills.
Click here for 2017 nature sketching flyer.

MAH JONGG LESSONS
Tuesdays  1 - 3pm  May 23, 30, June 6, 13
Instructor:  Nancy Rosen Siegel
$15 prepaid registration required.

Click here for 2017 mah jongg lessons flyer.

2017 BOOK MAVENS
Wednesdays   3  -  4:30pm
$2.25 suggested donation per session
JUNE 14   BOOK:  FIELDS OF EXILE        AUTHOR:  Nora Gold
Reviewer:  Rabbi Susan Gulack, Chaplain, NYS Dept. of Corrections, CDPC, Stratton VA

JULY 12  BOOK:  CASTING LOTS:  Creating a Family in a Beautiful, Broken World    AUTHOR:  Susan Silverman    Reviewer:  Faye Silton, retired educator/author

AUGUST 23   
BOOK:  A FINE SEPTEMBER MORNING          AUTHOR:  Alan Fleishman
Reviewer:  Rabbi Beverly Magidson, Director, Chaplaincy Services, JFNENY

SEPTEMBER 13   
BOOK:  TWO SHE-BEARS       AUTHOR:  Meir Shalev
Reviewer:  Ruchel Weitz, Yiddish/Hebrew Teacher

OCTOBER 25   BOOK:  LILAC GIRLS       AUTHOR:  Martha Hall Kelly
Reviewer:  Irene Rosenthal, Former Associate Professor, Literacy, College of St. Rose

Click here for 2017 Book Mavens flyer.

BANNED BOOKS
Wednesdays  1 - 3pm
June 7, 21, 28, July 5, 19
Instructor:  Eileen Abrahams, Associate Prof., English, Schenectady County Community College
$57    $47 JCC Member
Prepaid registration required by May 19th or before class fills.

Click here for banned books flyer.

 



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