The Middlesex Community School website has been updated with new Fall and Holiday classes and workshops, as well as info on our family favorite excursion to the Radio City Christmas Spectacular! I’m excited about our outstanding line up of classes, including Zumba® Fitness/Toning. Join Judy Aldana for this “fitness party”, held Parker Elementary School. Zumba Gold will also be held at Parker Elementary School, and is tailored for active adults who are looking for a modified Zumba® class that recreates the original Zumba moves at a lower-intensity. Bring your friends and enjoy a class that fuses fitness, entertainment and culture into an exhilarating dance-fitness sensation!
Luciana Pagnetti, will instruct Beginning/Intermediate Yoga. “Lucy” is a certified yoga instructor by IBREA, practicing the Barbara Brennan method of healing. She is also a Hatha yoga teacher from Devalila Yoga Students will learn deep breathing techniques for quieting the mind and yoga therapy exercises designed to open the body. Students will also practice various styles of guided meditation. Yoga improves flexibility, circulation and memory, and is a safe and effective way to lose weight and tone up.
Introduction to American Sign Language (ASL) will again be offered with instructor, Karen Perko. Are you interested in learning about the Deaf community, the integration of American Sign Language (ASL) in everyday life and learning how to communicate with friends and loved ones? Please join instructor Karen Perko for this 8 week course that will cover basic and intermediate American Sign Language.
For those who have completed Introduction to American Sign Language (ASL), Karen Perko is presenting
Advanced Study of American Sign Language (ASL) an In-Depth Analysis of Deaf Culture, to increase your ASL fluency.
Are you seeking to sharpen your skills before returning to the workforce or in your current job? Chris Palfy’s Microsoft Office Overview (an overview of MS business applications (Word™ and EXCEL™ is perfect for you! Chris will also address and discuss tasks that may be challenging you.
Here’s a sweet idea: learn how to hand-make sweets and decorate chocolate treats! Enjoy time with your child, making whimsical Halloween chocolate delights in our Mommy and Me Hallowe’en Chocolate Making Workshop. During this hands on class you will learn the proper way to melt chocolate and “paint” and create fancy Hallowe’en-themed pretzel pops and luscious chocolate lollipops and Oreos, and other AMAZING confections as well as a “chocolate bowl” for your candy creations! Reserve your spot today!
What would the Holidays be without the enticing aroma and taste of mouth-watering, homemade cookies? Our Mommy and Me Cookie Decorating Workshop returns for its fourteenth popular year! Bring plenty of cookie tins and your cameras to capture the fun with your favorite elf at this fun-filled event! Ages 4 and up are welcome. Register early! This class sells out every year!
Does the thought of making holiday cookies (and the clean-up!) overwhelm you? Turn it into a fun and productive “girl’s day out” with friends and family, and have a blast in the kitchen with Melissa and me! Join us for our annual Holiday Cookie Workshop and bake huge assortment of cookies for gifting or serving at holiday parties. A scrumptious lunch and beverage are also included. Have a favorite cookie you want considered to make for this class? Please let me know! This class is a sellout EVERY year, so make certain to reserve your seat early!
Kick off the Holiday season on a festive note with an excursion to the Big Apple to see the world famous Radio City Rockettes starring in the awe-inspiring Christmas Spectacular. Join us on Sunday, November 11th for this iconic Holiday classic! Our coveted FRONT Orchestra tickets are limited. Reserve your seat today!
Please feel free to contact me if you want to know more about the classes/trips or if you want to give or suggest a class. Keep checking our website for more new classes that are “in the works”!
So…. This Fall and Holiday season, join our group of students seeking professional, recreational, physical and personal development in a myriad of areas. Middlesex Community School will help you develop the skills that will enable you to achieve your goals! I hope you are able to attend our exciting and exclusive Holiday trip and some of our outstanding courses! I look forward to seeing you!
Barbara Ferris, Director, Middlesex Community School