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Essentially Well using Essential Oils-This workshop is full please call the office to be put onto the waiting list

Tuition: $35.00 Dover Residents: $30.00

Date: Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Time: 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

A fun workshop creating essential oil rollerball blends for adults to use with or without foot reflexology points.  A brief overview of reflexology and essential oils will be covered and recipes will indicate application instruction for both local and reflexology points on the foot.  Choose four roller balls to make to support  your body and take home the recipes for all ten support blends, includes: Respiratory, Throat, Romance, Muscle, Energy, Head, Sleep, Stomach, Defense, and Seasonal support.

Dover High School Room 137B

Taught by:

Kimberly Cole

Kimberly has been a wellness advocate and coach with thirteen years in health and wellness with an emphasis on all natural alternative as a result of health issues with her son.

Address:
Dover High School
25 Alumni Way
Dover, NH
03820 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 0

Digital Photo Organization and Printing-This workshop is full please call the office to be put onto a waiting list

Tuition: $55.00 Dover Residents: $50.00

Start Date: Monday, November 27, 2017
End Date: Monday, December 11, 2017

Time: 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Digital cameras, smartphones, tablets...there are many ways to take digital photos, but what do you do with them all?  In this class you will learn how to use your computer to organize your digital photos and create photo projects.

Participants should be comfortable working on Windows computers and a web browser.  Bring to class:

1) Your digital photos: on your digital camera or smartphone with its USB transfer cable, on camera memory cards, on CD/DVDs, or on an external hard drive or flash drive.

2) A USB flash drive or external hard drive-this is where you will organize your own photos

3) A laptop computer (if you wish to use your own computer) or you can use one of our laptops

Mondays @  McConnell Center Rm 220

Taught by:

Tiffany Brand

Tiffany has lived in the seacoast of New Hampshire all of her life. She has over 15 years of experience in teaching technology, serving as a technology coordinator, trainer, and a computer teacher for several school districts. She enjoys bringing the fun, excitement, and usefulness of technology to her students and colleagues.

Address:
McConnell Center
61 Locust St, Floor 2
Dover, NH
03820 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 0

Holiday Floral Design

Tuition: $140.00 Dover Residents: $130.00

Start Date: Friday, December 1, 2017
End Date: Friday, December 15, 2017

Time: 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Enjoy the holidays and relax while making your own festive floral decorations.  In the first class, you’ll create your own wreath, in the second class a boxwood Christmas tree.  In the final class cheerful candles and fragrant evergreens will be the foundation for a design, incorporating other mixed green and holiday regalia.  You’ll also learn how to add fresh flowers to pieces and how to keep your arrangements fresh throughout the holiday season.  Bring pruning shears or sturdy scissors to class.

McConnell Center Rm 220

Taught by:

Deborah Sousane

Deborah owns and operates Greenleaf Farms in Dover. Greenleaf Farms offers annuals, perennials, flowers for all occasions, farm fresh produce and herbalist.

Company: Greenleaf Farms

Address:
McConnell Center
61 Locust St, Floor 2
Dover, NH
03820 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 5

Stone Charm Bracelet

Tuition: $60.00 Dover Residents: $55.00

Date: Monday, December 4, 2017

Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Our custom charm bracelet is perfect for personalizing with stones and beads. Using pre-drilled stones, you will learn wire-wrapping techniques to add components and decorative embellishments to this adjustable bracelet (sterling silver over brass). Workshop includes all materials to make one silver bracelet.

McConnell Center Rm 220

Taught by:

Art Night Out

Art Night Out Instructors are experienced passionate artisans.  We provide a relaxed, fun environment to ensure a positive learning experience.  Art Night Out classes feature high quality materials, tools, and instruction resulting in something you'll truly be proud to say you made yourself.  No prior experience is necessary to attend.

Address:
McConnell Center
61 Locust St, Floor 2
Dover, NH
03820 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 7

Aromatherapy Scrubs & Soaks

Tuition: $25.00 Dover Residents: $20.00

Date: Monday, December 4, 2017

Time: 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Learn about the healing properties of essential oils.  Make a sugar scrub that exfoliates, a salt scrub that cleanses and an Epsom salt foot soak.  Oils include those that energize, de-stress, help with chronic pain, and uplift mood. Bring a notebook to class.

Dover High School Rm 137B

Taught by:

Cynthia Simon

Address:
Dover High School
25 Alumni Way
Dover, NH
03820 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 5

Introduction to Beekeeping

Tuition: $20.00 Dover Residents: $15.00

Date: Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Time: 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

In this session you will receive an overview of keeping bees with brief presentation about the time, commitment and financial considerations involved with this hobby.  EAS certified Master Beekeeper, Brian Pride, will review the equipment necessary to establish you own hive and options for placement of hives at various locations.  Seasonal management of hives, pests and diseases and products of the hive will be discussed.  This is an interactive program, with time allotted for demonstrations, questions and answers.

McConnell Center Rm 220

Taught by:

Brian Pride

Eastern Apicultural Society Certified Master Beekeeper.  Beekeeper for 6 years co owner of Bee Pride, retail store in Lebanon, Maine selling beekeeping supplies.  Also teaches multiple levels of classes for beekeepers in the store.

Address:
McConnell Center
61 Locust St, Floor 2
Dover, NH
03820 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 17

Painting Step-By-Step (Autumn in Maine)

Tuition: $50.00 Dover Residents: $45.00

Date: Saturday, December 9, 2017

Time: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Do you have a desire to explore yourself through painting?  You will learn step-by-step how to utilize expressionist painting techniques to create an autumn lake scene.  Even if you’ve never tried painting before, this is easy to accomplish and provides the opportunity to express your creativity.  Workshop fee includes materials to make one 11” x 14” painting.

McConnell Center Room 220

Taught by:

Art Night Out

Art Night Out Instructors are experienced passionate artisans.  We provide a relaxed, fun environment to ensure a positive learning experience.  Art Night Out classes feature high quality materials, tools, and instruction resulting in something you'll truly be proud to say you made yourself.  No prior experience is necessary to attend.

Address:
McConnell Center
61 Locust St, Floor 2
Dover, NH
03820 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 3

Twelve Sprays of Christmas-This workshop is full please call the office to be put on the waiting list

Tuition: $35.00 Dover Residents: $30.00

Date: Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Time: 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

“IT’S BEGINNING TO SMELL A LOT LIKE CHRISTMAS!”

There is not doubt that certain smells remind you of the holidays...spiced apple cider, peppermint, and pine trees!  You’ll want several of these to keep on hand in bathrooms, guest rooms, your bedroom and nearby, especially when entertaining to spread holiday cheer and make your place smell like Christmas!  Many products are available on the market that help with home fragrance.  However, many of the scented candles, plug-ins and other odor masking spray products can be toxic and harmful to your health due to the chemicals and artificial scents.  Save money, reduce the chemical load in your home and have fun making your own holiday air fresheners out of essential oils!  Made with several beneficial ingredients, these natural air fresheners will be sure to provide the perfect holiday scent keeping your home smelling lovely for the holidays and chemical free.  Choose 4 sprays to make and take, and go home with all twelve recipes for different holiday scents.

Dover High School Room 137B

Taught by:

Kimberly Cole

Kimberly has been a wellness advocate and coach with thirteen years in health and wellness with an emphasis on all natural alternative as a result of health issues with her son.

Address:
Dover High School
25 Alumni Way
Dover, NH
03820 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 0