Arts Crafts Entertainment

Make and Take Homemade Herbal Teas

Tuition: $30.00 Dover Residents: $25.00

Date: Monday, September 25, 2017

Time: 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Learn about the ancient and modern day healing and medicinal properties of teas!  Teas have been used to assist in treating depression, anxiety, insomnia, arthritis, digestive problems, boost immunity, alleviate headaches and for calming and energizing.  Create and make your own teas and take home a sample.  Make 3 teas to take home, 1-uplifting, 2-relaxing, 3-healing (for pain and digestive issues).

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: 10

Chinese Calligraphy

Tuition: $80.00 Dover Residents: $75.00

Start Date: Saturday, October 14, 2017
End Date: Saturday, December 9, 2017

Time: 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Introduction to Chinese Calligraphy.  An overview of the practice of Chinese written language technique, how to form the characters, what they mean, and how they sound.  Proper techniques for brush control, alignment of characters, and useful words will be presented. No prior knowledge of the Chinese language is required for this introductory course. Students with some basic knowledge of Mandarin will be given more advanced instruction. Brushes, ink and paper will be supplied by the instructor.

McConnell Center Rm 209

Taught by:

Runjuan Huang

Runjuan studied and practiced the art of writing Chinese characters all her life.  She spent 3 year at college in China studying the Chinese language, both modern and archaic.  She has also taught students how to read and write the Chinese language.

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

Available Spaces: 10

Natural Brass Embossed Jewelry

Tuition: $40.00 Dover Residents: $35.00

Date: Monday, October 23, 2017

Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Experience how gratifying it is to create gorgeous embossed jewelry that gets noticed! Using the new Vintaj metal texturizing system, you will impress patterns on pre-patinaed natural brass shapes and reveal interesting contrast with sanding blocks and sand paper. You will then experiment with metal patina inks, allowing you to add gorgeous, layered color. Finally, you will combine your textured metal with chain and beads to create whimsical, modern jewelry. Workshop fee includes all materials needed to make one embossed pendant with brass chain.

McConnell Center Rm 208A

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: 8

Riveted Luggage Tags and Purse Charms

Tuition: $40.00 Dover Residents: $35.00

Date: Monday, November 13, 2017

Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Come release stress with Art Night Out.  In this class you will hammer, rivet and personalize leather pieces to create one of a kind charms or tags for your purse or luggage. Let's have fun and get creative with leather! Makes 4 leather tags.  All materials included in tuition.

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: 8

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: 8

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: 10

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: 20