New Sessions Added for Fall 2012

LL 08 X88 Christmas Tea & Tour at the Patterson Homestead
$20 • 1 session • Patterson Homestead
Wednesday, 12/19 • 11:30a–1:30p • R. Verceles
Minimum: 10; Maximum: 25

Enjoy tea, tea sandwiches, dessert, and holiday decorations at the Patterson Homestead. Also tour the home and learn about the family’s history from interpreters in period costume. Located at 1815 Brown Street; parking on site. Deadline: Registration and payment due by December 1.

LL 08 X89 Opera: Lucia di Lammermoor
$10 + dinner • 1 session • Uno’s & Schuster Center
Wednesday, 10/24 • 5:00–9:30p • A. Holaday • Maximum: 30

From the orchestra’s first notes to the most spectacular mad scene in opera, Donizetti’s Lucia di Lammermoor can’t take it any more when she is forced to give up the one she loves for an arranged marriage, setting into motion a frenzy of murder and madness, portraying a world where women are used as pawns in the struggle for powerful family alliances.

LL 08 X90 Henry David Thoreau: Writer, Thinker, Naturalist
Free • 1 session • Sycamore Glen
Thursday, 10/4 • 2:00–4:00p • P. McCarthy/S. Wills

We all know that Henry David Thoreau was a philosopher and writer—but did you know he was also a teacher, naturalist, traveler, abolitionist, and scientist? Learn more about the life of this fascinating American from one of his biographers.

LL 08 X91 Watercolor Painting
$30 or $45 with supplies • 3 sessions • Mill Ridge Village
Fridays, 8/28, 10/5, 10/12, 9:30–11:30a • R. Harden/G. King

Learn the use of the medium, applying color theory, composition, and design elements. Students will work as a group on lessons and projects targeting specific skill development. Each individual’s style is respected and encouraged. Deadline: Registration and payment due by October 9 to Mill Ridge Village, 1000 Mill Ridge Circle, Union, Ohio 45322.