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Tuesday March 2, 2021
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM    Chair Yoga - Chair Yoga
Chair yoga incorporates all the benefits of a yoga mat class while using the support of a chair. This class is designed to go over and teach you the following: yoga postures, breathing techniques, meditation and relaxation techniques with the aid of a chair. This is a gentle as well as a dynamic form of yoga; you will practice yoga while using the chair as a support. Chair yoga is suitable for all ages and all levels of fitness. *participants should bring a yoga mat.Instructor: Helen MurphyLocation: Newtown Township Administration Building
 
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM    Beginner’s T'ai Chi Chih® (Non-Martial Art) - Beginners T'ai Chi
T'ai Chi Chih is a gentle, mindful, moving meditation with many health benefits that may be taught seated as well as standing. This particular form is adopted by UCLA for research, demonstrating its effect on increasing immunity, improving sleep quality, and decreasing the symptoms of depression. It is widely accepted that T'ai Chi improves balance and lowers high blood pressure. Because of its effectiveness this moving meditation has recently been written about in The New York Times, AARP National Magazine, and many other publications. Learning T'ai Chi Chih would be an excellent way to commit to improving your health and increasing your happiness now.   Great for beginners and seniors.Instructor: Siobhan Hutchinson, MA Holistic Health
 
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM    Night at the French Bistro - Night at the French Bistro
Join us for a Night at the Bistro, a demonstration style cooking class from Saucy’s Kitchen.  Come learn how to recreate the feel of a little French bistro as we make a light tomato bisque, a tricolor salad with candied almonds and cranberries, an easy but impressive portabella mushroom sandwich and of course an apple rose tart for dessert to top off our night. All of these delicious recipes are dairy and meat free and would be enjoyed by vegans and non-vegans alike. Come hungry as you will not only observe the preparation of the recipes and take home details of how to recreate it at home but you will enjoy the meal at the end of class so you can ask questions of how to customize any changes to meet your specific preferences. *Masks are required during the cooking demonstration and social distancing will be followed during the dining portion of the class.*A $10 materials fee is due to the instructor.Instructor: Lynne Coulter, Saucy’s Kitchen
 
Wednesday March 3, 2021
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM    Chess Club! (ages 6-12) - Chess Club
Whether you are new to the game, learning to push pawns for the first time, or have played in numerous tournaments and want to sharpen your skills, come to Shining Knights Chess Club!  Shining Knights has trained numerous state champions and national trophy winners.  They have trained even more kids to enjoy the game so they can spend hours playing with friends and family.  Whether you want to win games in your living room against your parents or win tournaments in other states, come join us and learn how to play chess or play better chess!Instructor: Shining Knights, Ltd.
 
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM    Learning to Draw and Sketch - Young Artists! - Learn to Draw (ages 8-15)
Young Artists! - Learn to Draw (Ages 8-15) For the beginner and the more advanced artist! The goal of this class is to improve drawing techniques through individual instruction at each student’s individual pace. Different topics will be covered each session! Adult Drawing and Sketching (Ages 16+)It’s never too late to start or practice something you love! In this class, participants will focus on perspective, form, modeling and more. All levels are welcome! *Please bring to class: 18 x 24 sketchpad, colored pencils, two or more charcoal pencils, drawing pencils and an eraser. A portable easel or drawing board is optional.Instructor: Mary Barnett, A Room with a View *All levels welcome!
 
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM    Learning to Draw and Sketch - Adult Drawing and Sketching (Ages 16+)
Young Artists! - Learn to Draw (Ages 8-15) For the beginner and the more advanced artist! The goal of this class is to improve drawing techniques through individual instruction at each student’s individual pace. Different topics will be covered each session! Adult Drawing and Sketching (Ages 16+)It’s never too late to start or practice something you love! In this class, participants will focus on perspective, form, modeling and more. All levels are welcome! *Please bring to class: 18 x 24 sketchpad, colored pencils, two or more charcoal pencils, drawing pencils and an eraser. A portable easel or drawing board is optional.Instructor: Mary Barnett, A Room with a View *All levels welcome!
 
Thursday March 4, 2021
1:30 PM - 2:15 PM    Prince & Princess Ballet for Preschoolers! (ages 3-5) - Prince & Princess Ballet for Preschoolers!
Twirl your way to becoming a dancing prince or princess! Young ballet dancers will learn basic ballet positions, acro and how to move their bodies gracefully as they dance to their favorite songs. Ballet attire is not required but great fun!  Instructor: Kelli Robbins
 
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM    Terrarium Building - Terrarium Building
Join Marissa with The Art of Ecology for an evening of education and fun as we examine the importance of plants in our lives and about plant health care! Each participant can expect to bring home one finished terrarium to hang or to sit on a flat surface. All materials, including plants, will be provided, however if you would like to bring little accessories to enhance your terrarium, please feel free to! A portion of all proceeds from workshops with The Art of Ecology benefits Habitat & Plant Preservation Efforts.*A $20 materials fee is due to the instructor at the beginning of class.Instructor: Marissa Jacobs, Art of Ecology
 
Saturday March 6, 2021
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Saturday Morning Art Series (ages 7-12) - Mythical Magic in March - Harry Potter
Saturday Morning Art Series (Ages 7-12)In these art class series, students will create a variety of art projects geared around popular themes. Various mediums will be explored which may include acrylic painting, pastel, mixed media/collage, 3D design, air clay, watercolor and more!  One main project and secondary project will be offered. Students MUST be able to use scissors and glue guns independently. Social distancing will be maintained through separate workspaces and materials.   Instructor: Leigh FerelloJazz it Up in JanuaryEnjoy creating art inspired by music. An artist and medium introduction is followed by self-guided exploration.  Famous Kids in Art in February Learn about artists who began their careers as kids! An artist and medium introduction is followed by self-guided exploration.  Mythical Magic in MarchEnjoy art inspired by magical and mythical themes.  Arcade Action in AprilEnjoy art inspired by video games.  Movie Masterpieces in MayEnjoy art inspired by different movie themes.
 
Tuesday March 9, 2021
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM    Chair Yoga - Chair Yoga
Chair yoga incorporates all the benefits of a yoga mat class while using the support of a chair. This class is designed to go over and teach you the following: yoga postures, breathing techniques, meditation and relaxation techniques with the aid of a chair. This is a gentle as well as a dynamic form of yoga; you will practice yoga while using the chair as a support. Chair yoga is suitable for all ages and all levels of fitness. *participants should bring a yoga mat.Instructor: Helen MurphyLocation: Newtown Township Administration Building
 
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM    Intermediate T'ai Chi Chih ® (Non-Martial Art) - Intermediate T'ai Chi Chih ®
For those who want to distill more of the essence of T'ai Chi Chih, join us as we enter deeper into the Cosmic Rhythm.  Only for those who have taken Beginner's T'ai Chi Chih (a non-martial art), no exceptions.  Focus of this series is refinement of movements as well as full practice sessions from beginning to end of all the movements.Instructor: Siobhan Hutchinson, MA Holistic HealthLocation (March): Newtown Township Administration BuildingLocation (May): Clark Nature Center
 
Wednesday March 10, 2021
10:15 AM - 11:15 AM    Senior Fitness - Senior Fitness (8 Weeks)
A great safe workout where you will use light weights and bands to increase muscle strength. Chairs are used to maintain balance.  Great music that you will recognize. Come join the fun with a gentle workout and fun moves! (For active older adults). *Please bring your own 1-5 pound weights to class.Instructor: Harriett Simon
 
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM    Chess Club! (ages 6-12) - Chess Club
Whether you are new to the game, learning to push pawns for the first time, or have played in numerous tournaments and want to sharpen your skills, come to Shining Knights Chess Club!  Shining Knights has trained numerous state champions and national trophy winners.  They have trained even more kids to enjoy the game so they can spend hours playing with friends and family.  Whether you want to win games in your living room against your parents or win tournaments in other states, come join us and learn how to play chess or play better chess!Instructor: Shining Knights, Ltd.
 
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM    Learning to Draw and Sketch - Young Artists! - Learn to Draw (ages 8-15)
Young Artists! - Learn to Draw (Ages 8-15) For the beginner and the more advanced artist! The goal of this class is to improve drawing techniques through individual instruction at each student’s individual pace. Different topics will be covered each session! Adult Drawing and Sketching (Ages 16+)It’s never too late to start or practice something you love! In this class, participants will focus on perspective, form, modeling and more. All levels are welcome! *Please bring to class: 18 x 24 sketchpad, colored pencils, two or more charcoal pencils, drawing pencils and an eraser. A portable easel or drawing board is optional.Instructor: Mary Barnett, A Room with a View *All levels welcome!
 
7:00 PM - 8:15 PM    Eat Smart to Feel Great - Eat Smart to Feel Great
Do you want to eat healthy but don’t know where to start? Tired of dieting and confused about fads like keto, paleo, intermittent fasting, cleansing, juicing and the rest? Come learn sound nutrition principles you can use for life from a registered Dietetic Technician.  Eat smart to feel great!Instructor: Theresa Prior
 
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM    Learning to Draw and Sketch - Adult Drawing and Sketching (Ages 16+)
Young Artists! - Learn to Draw (Ages 8-15) For the beginner and the more advanced artist! The goal of this class is to improve drawing techniques through individual instruction at each student’s individual pace. Different topics will be covered each session! Adult Drawing and Sketching (Ages 16+)It’s never too late to start or practice something you love! In this class, participants will focus on perspective, form, modeling and more. All levels are welcome! *Please bring to class: 18 x 24 sketchpad, colored pencils, two or more charcoal pencils, drawing pencils and an eraser. A portable easel or drawing board is optional.Instructor: Mary Barnett, A Room with a View *All levels welcome!
 
Thursday March 11, 2021
1:30 PM - 2:15 PM    Prince & Princess Ballet for Preschoolers! (ages 3-5) - Prince & Princess Ballet for Preschoolers!
Twirl your way to becoming a dancing prince or princess! Young ballet dancers will learn basic ballet positions, acro and how to move their bodies gracefully as they dance to their favorite songs. Ballet attire is not required but great fun!  Instructor: Kelli Robbins
 
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM    Fundamentals of Investing - Fundamentals of Investing
Learn the basics of investing, including how to select an investment manager. Learn how to assess your risk tolerance and how risk impacts your return. Learn about different types of investment and important considerations in making your selections. Learn the difference between passive and active investing and how to design a portfolio.Instructor: David J. Novick, CFP, ChFC, CLU, MBA
 
Saturday March 13, 2021
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Saturday Morning Art Series (ages 7-12) - Mythical Magic in March - Aladdin
Saturday Morning Art Series (Ages 7-12)In these art class series, students will create a variety of art projects geared around popular themes. Various mediums will be explored which may include acrylic painting, pastel, mixed media/collage, 3D design, air clay, watercolor and more!  One main project and secondary project will be offered. Students MUST be able to use scissors and glue guns independently. Social distancing will be maintained through separate workspaces and materials.   Instructor: Leigh FerelloJazz it Up in JanuaryEnjoy creating art inspired by music. An artist and medium introduction is followed by self-guided exploration.  Famous Kids in Art in February Learn about artists who began their careers as kids! An artist and medium introduction is followed by self-guided exploration.  Mythical Magic in MarchEnjoy art inspired by magical and mythical themes.  Arcade Action in AprilEnjoy art inspired by video games.  Movie Masterpieces in MayEnjoy art inspired by different movie themes.
 
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Savory Naturals Cooking Series - Lighten Up for Spring
Join us as we create savory, natural dishes in a hands on cooking class.  Learn how to make simple and luscious meals with quick recipes that you can prepare at home. This class will utilize organic and local foods with a focus on plant based recipes.*A $15 materials fee is due to the instructor at the beginning of class.Instructor: Chef Susan Cohen, Natural Foods Chef/Instructor
 
Sunday March 14, 2021
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Terrarium Building (ages 8-12) - Terrarium Building (ages 8-12)
Join Marissa of The Art of Ecology for education and creative fun as we discover what plants need to survive and examine their importance in our lives! Each child can expect to bring home one finished terrarium to sit on a flat surface. All materials, including plants, will be provided, however if you would like to bring little accessories to create a fairy garden, feel free to! A portion of all proceeds from workshops with The Art of Ecology benefits Habitat & Plant Preservation Efforts.*A $12.50 materials fee is due to the instructor at the beginning of class.Instructor: Marissa Jacobs, Art of Ecology
 
Tuesday March 16, 2021
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM    Chair Yoga - Chair Yoga
Chair yoga incorporates all the benefits of a yoga mat class while using the support of a chair. This class is designed to go over and teach you the following: yoga postures, breathing techniques, meditation and relaxation techniques with the aid of a chair. This is a gentle as well as a dynamic form of yoga; you will practice yoga while using the chair as a support. Chair yoga is suitable for all ages and all levels of fitness. *participants should bring a yoga mat.Instructor: Helen MurphyLocation: Newtown Township Administration Building
 
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM    Intermediate T'ai Chi Chih ® (Non-Martial Art) - Intermediate T'ai Chi Chih ®
For those who want to distill more of the essence of T'ai Chi Chih, join us as we enter deeper into the Cosmic Rhythm.  Only for those who have taken Beginner's T'ai Chi Chih (a non-martial art), no exceptions.  Focus of this series is refinement of movements as well as full practice sessions from beginning to end of all the movements.Instructor: Siobhan Hutchinson, MA Holistic HealthLocation (March): Newtown Township Administration BuildingLocation (May): Clark Nature Center
 
Wednesday March 17, 2021
10:15 AM - 11:15 AM    Senior Fitness - Senior Fitness (8 Weeks)
A great safe workout where you will use light weights and bands to increase muscle strength. Chairs are used to maintain balance.  Great music that you will recognize. Come join the fun with a gentle workout and fun moves! (For active older adults). *Please bring your own 1-5 pound weights to class.Instructor: Harriett Simon
 
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM    Chess Club! (ages 6-12) - Chess Club
Whether you are new to the game, learning to push pawns for the first time, or have played in numerous tournaments and want to sharpen your skills, come to Shining Knights Chess Club!  Shining Knights has trained numerous state champions and national trophy winners.  They have trained even more kids to enjoy the game so they can spend hours playing with friends and family.  Whether you want to win games in your living room against your parents or win tournaments in other states, come join us and learn how to play chess or play better chess!Instructor: Shining Knights, Ltd.
 
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM    Learning to Draw and Sketch - Young Artists! - Learn to Draw (ages 8-15)
Young Artists! - Learn to Draw (Ages 8-15) For the beginner and the more advanced artist! The goal of this class is to improve drawing techniques through individual instruction at each student’s individual pace. Different topics will be covered each session! Adult Drawing and Sketching (Ages 16+)It’s never too late to start or practice something you love! In this class, participants will focus on perspective, form, modeling and more. All levels are welcome! *Please bring to class: 18 x 24 sketchpad, colored pencils, two or more charcoal pencils, drawing pencils and an eraser. A portable easel or drawing board is optional.Instructor: Mary Barnett, A Room with a View *All levels welcome!
 
7:00 PM - 8:15 PM    Eat Smart to Feel Great - Eat Smart to Feel Great
Do you want to eat healthy but don’t know where to start? Tired of dieting and confused about fads like keto, paleo, intermittent fasting, cleansing, juicing and the rest? Come learn sound nutrition principles you can use for life from a registered Dietetic Technician.  Eat smart to feel great!Instructor: Theresa Prior
 
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM    Learning to Draw and Sketch - Adult Drawing and Sketching (Ages 16+)
Young Artists! - Learn to Draw (Ages 8-15) For the beginner and the more advanced artist! The goal of this class is to improve drawing techniques through individual instruction at each student’s individual pace. Different topics will be covered each session! Adult Drawing and Sketching (Ages 16+)It’s never too late to start or practice something you love! In this class, participants will focus on perspective, form, modeling and more. All levels are welcome! *Please bring to class: 18 x 24 sketchpad, colored pencils, two or more charcoal pencils, drawing pencils and an eraser. A portable easel or drawing board is optional.Instructor: Mary Barnett, A Room with a View *All levels welcome!
 
Thursday March 18, 2021
1:30 PM - 2:15 PM    Prince & Princess Ballet for Preschoolers! (ages 3-5) - Prince & Princess Ballet for Preschoolers!
Twirl your way to becoming a dancing prince or princess! Young ballet dancers will learn basic ballet positions, acro and how to move their bodies gracefully as they dance to their favorite songs. Ballet attire is not required but great fun!  Instructor: Kelli Robbins
 
6:15 PM - 7:15 PM    Energy & Wellness Series - Strong & Healthy Bones
Learn how to improve your energy and overall wellness through food, movement & relaxation. Each class will focus on a different topic.  Join us for a fun and educational class. Take home guides will be provided.Instructor: Susan Cohen,  Natural Foods Chef/Instructor, Yoga Instructor and Foot Reflexologist for over 15 years
 
6:15 PM - 7:15 PM    Energy & Wellness Series - Strong & Healthy Bones
Learn how to improve your energy and overall wellness through food, movement & relaxation. Each class will focus on a different topic.  Join us for a fun and educational class. Take home guides will be provided.Instructor: Susan Cohen,  Natural Foods Chef/Instructor, Yoga Instructor and Foot Reflexologist for over 15 years
 
Saturday March 20, 2021
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM    Kids Yoga (ages 4-7) - Kids Yoga
Kids learn age-appropriate yoga poses, fun yoga games and breathing techniques that help them focus, calm themselves and fall asleep in a fun atmosphere. Children will learn various poses that will help them with different life situations like how to handle stress using the breath, how to use Lion’s breath to release anger and other useful tools to bring yoga to their life. *Participants should bring a yoga mat.Instructor: Helen MurphyLocation: Newtown Township Administration Building
 
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Saturday Morning Art Series (ages 7-12) - Mythical Magic in March - Jumanji
Saturday Morning Art Series (Ages 7-12)In these art class series, students will create a variety of art projects geared around popular themes. Various mediums will be explored which may include acrylic painting, pastel, mixed media/collage, 3D design, air clay, watercolor and more!  One main project and secondary project will be offered. Students MUST be able to use scissors and glue guns independently. Social distancing will be maintained through separate workspaces and materials.   Instructor: Leigh FerelloJazz it Up in JanuaryEnjoy creating art inspired by music. An artist and medium introduction is followed by self-guided exploration.  Famous Kids in Art in February Learn about artists who began their careers as kids! An artist and medium introduction is followed by self-guided exploration.  Mythical Magic in MarchEnjoy art inspired by magical and mythical themes.  Arcade Action in AprilEnjoy art inspired by video games.  Movie Masterpieces in MayEnjoy art inspired by different movie themes.
 
Tuesday March 23, 2021
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM    Chair Yoga - Chair Yoga
Chair yoga incorporates all the benefits of a yoga mat class while using the support of a chair. This class is designed to go over and teach you the following: yoga postures, breathing techniques, meditation and relaxation techniques with the aid of a chair. This is a gentle as well as a dynamic form of yoga; you will practice yoga while using the chair as a support. Chair yoga is suitable for all ages and all levels of fitness. *participants should bring a yoga mat.Instructor: Helen MurphyLocation: Newtown Township Administration Building
 
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM    Intermediate T'ai Chi Chih ® (Non-Martial Art) - Intermediate T'ai Chi Chih ®
For those who want to distill more of the essence of T'ai Chi Chih, join us as we enter deeper into the Cosmic Rhythm.  Only for those who have taken Beginner's T'ai Chi Chih (a non-martial art), no exceptions.  Focus of this series is refinement of movements as well as full practice sessions from beginning to end of all the movements.Instructor: Siobhan Hutchinson, MA Holistic HealthLocation (March): Newtown Township Administration BuildingLocation (May): Clark Nature Center
 
Wednesday March 24, 2021
10:15 AM - 11:15 AM    Senior Fitness - Senior Fitness (8 Weeks)
A great safe workout where you will use light weights and bands to increase muscle strength. Chairs are used to maintain balance.  Great music that you will recognize. Come join the fun with a gentle workout and fun moves! (For active older adults). *Please bring your own 1-5 pound weights to class.Instructor: Harriett Simon
 
7:00 PM - 8:15 PM    Eat Smart to Feel Great - Eat Smart to Feel Great
Do you want to eat healthy but don’t know where to start? Tired of dieting and confused about fads like keto, paleo, intermittent fasting, cleansing, juicing and the rest? Come learn sound nutrition principles you can use for life from a registered Dietetic Technician.  Eat smart to feel great!Instructor: Theresa Prior
 
Thursday March 25, 2021
1:30 PM - 2:15 PM    Prince & Princess Ballet for Preschoolers! (ages 3-5) - Prince & Princess Ballet for Preschoolers!
Twirl your way to becoming a dancing prince or princess! Young ballet dancers will learn basic ballet positions, acro and how to move their bodies gracefully as they dance to their favorite songs. Ballet attire is not required but great fun!  Instructor: Kelli Robbins
 
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM    Self-Employment – Today's Alternative to W-2 Employment - Self Employment: Today's Alternative to W-2 Employment
Interested in being self-employed? In this presentation we’ll cover many important topics to help you decide when it is the RIGHT TIME to look at self-employment as an option to seeking W-2 employment. Instructor: Earl L. Sigmund CPA  Topics Covered: When is it the RIGHT TIME to look at self-employment as an option to seeking W-2 employment? The current way employers look at those who are willing to become self-employed How do you weigh and calculate the cash flow differences between an offer of self-employment versus an offer of W-2 employment? The effect of selecting the self-employment on your current PA unemployment benefits How do you replace a employer provided W-2 benefits package when you become self-employed? What are the additional typical costs involved in becoming self-employed? What are the typical tax write-off’s allowed when you select the self-employment option? How do you determine if you have what it takes to make it in the self-employment world?
 
Saturday March 27, 2021
9:00 AM - 5:30 PM    Boating for Beginners - Boating for Beginners (age 13 & up)
Become a PA state-certified boat operator. The certificate earned is PA state authorized and is accepted in all states where required for the operation of powered vessels including personal watercraft (jet skis, etc.). Class will provide an introduction to boating; equipment, safety, emergencies and general regulatory information. This is the minimum eight-hour requirement for state certificate. Instructor: Raymond Robson, Coast Guard Auxiliary
 
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Saturday Morning Art Series (ages 7-12) - Mythical Magic in March - How to Train your Dragon
Saturday Morning Art Series (Ages 7-12)In these art class series, students will create a variety of art projects geared around popular themes. Various mediums will be explored which may include acrylic painting, pastel, mixed media/collage, 3D design, air clay, watercolor and more!  One main project and secondary project will be offered. Students MUST be able to use scissors and glue guns independently. Social distancing will be maintained through separate workspaces and materials.   Instructor: Leigh FerelloJazz it Up in JanuaryEnjoy creating art inspired by music. An artist and medium introduction is followed by self-guided exploration.  Famous Kids in Art in February Learn about artists who began their careers as kids! An artist and medium introduction is followed by self-guided exploration.  Mythical Magic in MarchEnjoy art inspired by magical and mythical themes.  Arcade Action in AprilEnjoy art inspired by video games.  Movie Masterpieces in MayEnjoy art inspired by different movie themes.