Upcoming classes focus on painting and the solar system
The following classes are being offered through Community Education. To register or for more information on these or other classes, visit www.alexandria.thatscommunityed.com or call (320) 762-3310.
Painting With Kate is for youth entering grades 1-6. Classes are Monday and Tuesday, August 12-13 from 9 a.m. to noon. Advanced Painting With Kate is for youth entering grades 7-12. Classes are Monday and Tuesday, August 12-13 from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. Youth will work with colors, tints and shades and discover how they work together. They will then use those new skills to begin a creative journey using different methods to create a masterpiece. Both classes are $39 and held at Discovery Middle School in Alexandia. All supplies and a snack and beverage are included in the fee. The instructor is Kate Langlais.
Our Solar System and Beyond is for youth entering grades 1-4. Classes are Monday through Thursday, August 12-15 from 1 to 4 p.m. at Discovery Middle School in Alexandria. Cost is $49. Is there life outside our own world? Can we find life on any other planet within our reach? What are the closest star, planet and solar systems? Learn the answers to these and other questions. The instructor is Alex Koperberg, retired educator and author of the CD The Universe According to Virgil Reality.