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Class dates, times and instructors are subject to change. 

Summer Class Registration begins May 1 for Residents; May 8 for Non-Residents.

For more information about recreation programs and classes, please call 480-358-3700.

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Beginning Painting for Seniors/Adults 
A class dedicated to the whimsy of color and design. We will open the creative doors of fun and let your imagination run wild! We'll try watercolor, acrylics, pastels, marker and color pencils. All supplies are covered by your supply fee. Continuing students will be able to concentrate on their choice of media and projects. Please wear painting clothes. Instructor: Miri Weible

Ceramics for Adults  
Do you have a project or holiday gift in mind? Let's build it! Join the fun! Instructor: Jed Cossonay  

Creative Kids Painting, Drawing and Design  
We will explore the art of really looking at our objects using pencils, watercolors, markers, acrylics and pastel. We will begin to explore composition, positive and negative space and backgrounds that are creative and imaginative. Students will proceed at their own level. Please wear painting clothes. Instructor: Miri Weible

Fairy Houses  
Have you ever wondered where fairies live? Come create this fanciful and decorative fairy-land. This conversation piece will be great for your living room or outside landscaping. Instructor: Hatjey Cossonay

HealthRYTHMS Drumming for Women    
All instruments are provided and no musical or drumming experience is necessary. Health benefits of women's group drumming include stress reduction, mood improvement, boosting the immune system, creating support, self-expression and nurturing. You will laugh, drum, relax and 'find your beat!' Don't be shy-give it a try! Instructor: SusyJeanne Manning 

Polymer Clay Jewelry Making for Adults 
Adults will have a great time using polymer clay to make pendants, bracelets, earrings and pins that sparkle, shine and become conversation pieces. Instructor: Hatkey Cossonay 

Polymer Clay Jewelry Making for Kids 
Kids will have a great time using polymer clay to make pendants, bracelets, earrings and pins that sparkle, shine and become conversation pieces. Instructor: Hatkey Cossonay 

Preschool Painting  
Have a fun and fanciful creative adventure right along with your preschooler. Work with your child as they discover the magic of exploring watercolor, acrylics, pastels and markers. Please wear smocks. Continuing students are welcome. Instructor: Miri Weible 

Saturday Ceramics for Kids 
Kids will really enjoy making these COOL projects like a NASCAR car, scenes from Ice Age or Cinderella in her horse and carriage. You'll be so excited by these projects! Instructor: Jed Cossonay 

Teen Illustration and Painting 
Teens will be exposed to a variety of materials and projects to help improve critical thinking skills and solve visual problems in a composition design and perspective. Projects will include drawing, painting, watercolor, acrylic and colored pencils. Students will use models and develop intuitive design skills. Continuing students will work independently in their chosen media. Please wear painting clothes. Instructor: Miri Weible

Refund Policy

  • Refunds will be given to cancellations received before the end of the registration period. Please expect 4-6 weeks to receive your refund.
  • Failure to attend a program or 'no shows' will not be granted a refund.
  • Requests for refunds must be given in writing.
  • All Convenience Fees paid for online transactions are non-refundable. 

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