The Art of Communication


#123 Days of Our Lives: Journals and Memoirs

Date: 4 Thursdays, March 16, 23, 30, April 6 at 6:30 p.m.

Meet with others who also need that extra little “push” to do some writing.  Our group, led by Anne Armezzani, will explore journal and memoir writing in a relaxed, nonjudgmental atmosphere that will help you create and write down your untold stories.

Location: The Gathering Place        Cost: $20.00       Register by March 9

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#124 Elementary Spanish

Dates: Tuesdays & Thursdays, April 4, 6, 11,18, 20, 25, 27, May 2 at 1:00 p.m.

Having taught college level Spanish for twelve years, Sarah Martin is now offering her expertise for an introduction to spoken and written Spanish for those with little or no experience with the language.  An intermediate level may follow based on interest. The text Sarah will use is “Easy Spanish Step-by-Step” by Barbara Bregstein, available at Amazon, Books a Million, and Barnes and Noble on line. Bienvenida! 

Location: The Gathering Place    Cost: $60.00    Register by March 28

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#125 Cartooning for Adults: Capturing Life by the Panel

Date: 4 Wednesdays, April 5, 12, 19, 26 at 6:30 p.m.

Ky Betts will teach the basics of drawing cartoon characters, telling a story through cartoons, then help students create their own cartoon strip from everyday life. For more information about Ky’s work, click here.

Location: The Gathering Place    Supply fee: $5.00    Cost: $50.00

Register by  March 29

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#126 For the Love of Books

Every Third Tuesday at noon

Join Anne and Paula for the Community Classroom monthly reading group.  Bring your lunch and meet to discuss literature with other book lovers.  New members welcome!

What we are reading. What we have read.

May 16, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. Barbara J. Taylor will be at The Gathering Place. Come meet the author of last month’s book.

April 18, 2017  All Waiting is Long by Barbara Taylor

March 21, 2017  The Secret Life of CeeCee Wilkes by Diane Chamberlain

January 16, 2017    Kitchen House by Kathleen Grisson

February 21, 2017   Hillbilly Elegy by J.D. Vance

2016 Readings

June 21 – Marriage of Opposites by Alice Hoffman

July 19 – The Readers of Broken Wheel Recommend  by Katarina Bivald

August 16 – A Man Called Ove by Fredrick Backman

September 20- The Other Typist by Suzanne Rindell

October 18 – Family Deceptions by Loretta Giacoletto 

November 15 – Beach Music by Pat Conroy

December 20 – Christmas at Eagle Pond by Donald Hall

Location: Everything Natural NOON

There is no fee, but donations are welcome and will be donated to The Gathering Place Building Fund.

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