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Winter & Spring 2018 Schedule of Classes

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Accelerated Mortgage Plan AMP
Thursday 7-9pm 2/1 $49
Learn a sophisticated but simple plan that is 10 to 15 times faster than a bi-weekly program that will allow you to pay off your existing mortgage in one HALF to one THIRD the time. In doing so, you will save TENS OF THOUSANDS of hard earned dollars in long term interest regardless of how low your current interest rate may be. All with NO refinancing, NO increase to your current monthly mortgage payment, and NO contract to sign. Instructor: Michael Archie

Caring for Aging Parents: A Caregiver's Workshop CAP
Tuesday 7-9pm 2/27 $20 pp/$30 per couple
Are you caring for an elderly loved one? Find out what you need to know to create a compassionate and secure plan for your family’s future. Tap into programs and resources to address those needs. Learn about government benefits that can help with the cost of professional support. Don’t forget to resolve who cares for the caregiver. Instructors: Grayson H. Heberley, III, Esq., Certified Elder Law Attorney and Lori A. Heberley MA, LPC, CMC, Owner of South Jersey Geriatric Care, PC

Cheese Pairing VCC
Thursday 7-9pm 2/8 $35
Class held at the Village Cheese Shop, 516 Station Ave., Haddon Heights
Do you need a unique idea for your Valentine or a night out? How can you pair cheese with wine, beer, and other beverages? How about with your entrée or dessert? Open yourself to new ideas and cheeses to sample. Feel free to bring a beverage of your choice.

College Funding Boot Camp CBC
Tuesday 7-9pm 2/13 $20 pp/$30 per couple
Prepared for your child’s college education? Learn how to double your eligibility for financial aid; find scholarships, grants, and low-interest loans; and learn how to fill out the complicated application forms. Instructor: Laurent W Metzler, J.D.

Cooking Authentic Southern Barbecue BBQ
Tuesday 7-9 pm 4/24 $35
Learn how to season, smoke, and serve pulled pork, beef brisket, and ribs with Chris Maynes, co-owner of Whole Hog Café. The class will learn tips and techniques for making true Southern BBQ, including selecting the right firewood, preparing a charcoal smoker, seasoning the meat, cooking using the "low and slow," method, and serving the finished product. Each student will sample pulled pork, brisket, and ribs during the class. Class is held at Whole Hog Café, 2321 Route 70 W, Cherry Hill.

Estate Planning Boot Camp EBC
Tuesday 7-9pm 2/27 $20pp/$30per couple
Learn how to plan and protect your estate. Wills, trusts, powers of attorney, and “Living Wills” will be discussed. Learn also how to reduce or eliminate federal and New Jersey estate taxes; avoid the negative impact of probate; and how to protect your estate from being “spent down” on nursing home care. Instructor: Laurent W. Metzler, J.D.

Beautiful but Tough Plants for Your Garden GRD
Monday 7-9pm 4/16 $20
Yes, you can have flowers and luxurious foliage throughout the gardening year, and not much maintenance. But you need to know which plants to choose and where to plant them. Dry shade? Drought-tolerant, even in full sun? Camden County clay soils? Bird-friendly natives? Join us for plant lists, photos and solutions to your garden problems. Instructor: Robin Potter, Master Gardener.

Local Beers VCB
Thursday 7-9pm 4/12 $45
Class held at Village Cheese Shop, 516 Station Ave, Haddon Heights
Join beer guide Geoff Robinson for a fun night of tasting locally brewed beers. Geoff will guide you through the unique beers of the area to help you discover what you really enjoy to drink. ABC permit appl.

Madam TechKnow: Android MTa
Monday 8-9:30pm 3/12, 3/19 $50 for 2 wks
This is an introduction to android cell phones, and will explore how to navigate through your android cell phone step by step. Find out how to save contacts, connect email accounts to your android cell phone, send a text messages, download applications, adjust sounds and ringtones, and so much more. Bring your Android to class. No experience necessary. After taking this class, you will be a pro on your android cell phone all while having fun learning!

Madam TechKnow: iPhone, iPad MTi
Monday 6:30-8pm 3/12, 3/19 $50 for 2 wks
This is an introduction to iPhone/iPad, and will explore how to navigate through your device step by step. Find out how to save contacts, connect email accounts to your device, send text messages, download applications, adjust sounds and ringtones, and so much more. Bring your iPhone/iPad to class. No experience necessary. After taking this class, you will be a pro on your device all while having fun learning!

Savvy Social Security Boot Camp SSBC
Tuesday 7-9pm 3/20 $20pp/$30per couple
Come and learn how to determine when is the optimal time to apply for benefits. Discover the detriments of applying early and the benefits of delayed claiming. Learn how to develop a tax effective strategy to coordinate your social security benefits with your other retirement plans. We will also delve into the pros and cons of Roth IRAs, Roth conversions, and IRA alternative strategies. We will also discuss traditional and non-traditional strategies to help protect your nest egg from the next stock market crash. Instructor – Laurent W. Metzler, J.D.

Social Media Primer SMP
Thursday 7-8:30pm 2/1 $20
This class will review you the basics of social media, on multiple platforms – Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest, Snapchat, Instagram. You can use information from this presentation to apply to your business or personal life. Participants should set up accounts in advance, if possible. Cheryl Squadrito was a reporter for the Courier-Post and Philadelphia Inquirer and now runs Media Friendly PR in Haddonfield.

Wines of the Iberian Peninsula VWN
Thursday 7-9pm 4/19 $45
Class held at the Village Cheese Shop, 516 Station Ave., Haddon Heights You will taste 5-7 wines from Portugal and Spain: 2 whites, 3-4 reds, and a dessert wine. The class will go over the regions, vintners, history, and food pairings with cheeses provided by the Village Cheese Shop. Instructor Eric Feldhake is a wine instructor, Advanced Wine Certificate, AWS Certified Wine Judge, and member of AWS. ABC permit appl.

World of Whiskies: Scotch VCW
Thursday 7-9pm 3/8 $45
Class held at the Village Cheese Shop, 516 Station Ave., Haddon Heights Join us for the night as we discuss the history and unique flavor characteristics of each of Scotland's distilling regions. Whisky samples will be paired with different cheeses throughout the class. Instructor: Steve Brown. ABC permit appl.

Fine Arts & Crafts

Advanced Art ART
Tuesday 7-9pm 1/30 – 3/20 $80 for 8 wks
Class held in Middle School Art Room (Door #18 on Chestnut St)
This course is for those who have taken classes with Gwynn or have had some experience and would like to continue working on paintings and drawings of their choice and would like some professional help in drawing (graphite, colored pencil or pastel) or watercolor painting. Students provide their own still life or photos. Gwynn DiPilla is a professional artist with a degree in art education.

Calligraphy- Beginning & Advanced CLG
Monday 7-9pm 1/29 – 3/12, no class 2/19 $65 for 6 wks
Beginner’s workshop in modern pointed-pen calligraphy will teach you about the tools of calligraphy, basics in practice strokes and technique, as well as cover a full alphabet. If you are just starting out or are looking for hands-on tips and techniques to improve your beginner’s hand, this workshop is for you! If you have taken a class before and want to grow and learn beyond the beginners’ class with projects to grow your craft this class is also for you. We will learn how to add design elements to capture the essence of the verse being lettered. Learning drawing skills and color choices for that perfect detail. Material fee of $10 paid to instructor, Maureen Peters, graphic artist specializing in calligraphy.

Drawing and Painting: Daytime at Grace Winter $95 for 8 wks
Mon. 10am-12 1/22 – 3/12             CLASS IS FULL
Mon. 1-3pm 1/22 – 3/12                 CLASS IS FULL
Class held in Parish Hall, Grace Episcopal Church
A daytime art class for adults led by professional artist and art teacher, Gwynn DiPilla. Have Gwynn help you through drawings (graphite pencil, pastels, or colored pencil) and paintings (water color, acrylic, or oil). New students are welcome. Bring your own materials, and photographs or still life for inspiration. A list for recommended supplies for your selected medium will be available. Each class limited to 12 students.

Oil & Acrylic Painting PNT
Monday 7-9pm 1/29 – 3/26, no class 2/19 $85 for 8 wks
Beginner and advanced students welcome. This class teaches the basics of completing a painting step by step. The relaxed teaching method provides an environment that is friendly, enjoyable, and educational. Bring several inspirational full-color photos. Material list sent upon registration. Instructor: Pat Saltman, with 20 years of teaching.

Photography: The Basics PTB
Monday 7:30-9pm 1/29 – 3/12, no class 2/19 $85 for 6 wks
Jeff Anderson is a professional photographer and teacher with a true love of photography. This course will assist you in understanding photography’s technical and aesthetic aspects including: using digital cameras, managing your photos on your computer, composing images and discussing photographs, art and more. You should also gain insight into the many roles of photography in our world. A digital camera is required and the user’s manual is recommended.

Watercolor WC
Thursday 7-9pm 2/1 – 3/22 $80 for 8 wks
Class held in Middle School Art Room (Door #18 on Chestnut St)
This course will teach basics of watercolor such as wet on wet, wet on dry, dry brush, masking, glazing & paper stretching. Each project is designed to develop your use of these techniques. A material list will be sent upon registration. Instructor is Gwynn Walker DiPilla, a professional artist with a BA in Art Education.

Wire Working and Beading WWB
Thursday 7-8:30pm 2/1 – 3/15 $75 for 7 wks
Make amazing jewelry without ever using a torch or needing to solder. With design assistance and creative inspiration, you will understand how beaded jewelry is made. Learn to wire link beads, create wire designs, and wire endings. We will create bangles, earrings, necklaces and rings. No previous knowledge is required. Imagination required. Materials provided except each student will need a set of pliers including: chain nose/standard plier, rounded chain nose, & wire cutters. (Joann Fabrics has a set.) Instructor: Niara Wright

Interest Classes

Ballroom Dance for Beginners BAL
Sunday 7-8pm 2/11 – 3/4 $50 pp/$80 per couple for 4 wks
The non-profit Delaware Valley Chapter of the US amateur ballroom dance association, USA Dance, will hold the class in the Parish House behind Grace Church. Learn six or seven steps in four popular ballroom dances: Swing, Cha Cha, Fox Trot, and the Tango. Includes refreshments and open dancing after the lesson.

Bridge BRG
Tuesday 7-9pm 1/30 – 3/20 $80 for 8 wks
Bridge is a fun and challenging game that is played throughout the world. These lessons are geared for complete beginners, or near beginners, and by the end of 8 weeks you will be on your way to being a bridge player. Bernadette will focus on the basics of bridge terminology and play in a friendly, social, and relaxed atmosphere. Instructor: Bernadette May, owner of Game Friendzy, ACBL certified instructor

Come Fly Away FLY
Saturday 9-12:30 pm 4/28 $105
Class held at Free Flight Aviation, Flying W Airport, 60 Fostertown Rd., Medford. Our Discovery Flight Package is a hands-on flight experience that includes a 1/2 hour flight, ground school instruction, a first flight certificate, a beginner’s logbook, and a 6 month subscription to an aviation magazine. Our certificated FAA Flight Instructor will teach you basic flight principles prior to your first flight. In the aircraft, you will learn to start the aircraft, taxi the aircraft to the runway, departing procedures, and manage the controls of the aircraft, under the control of the Flight Instructor. ID required, 250 lb. passenger weight limit.

Financial Strategies for Successful Retirement, 2 sessions to choose
Thur 6:30 - 9 pm 1/18, 1/25, 2/1 $49 for 3 wks RTr
Sat 9 - 11:30 am 1/20, 1/27, 2/3 $49 for 3 wks RTs
Hear what you need to know about retirement planning issues including: determining how much money you may need to retire, controlling health-care costs, using 401(k)’s and IRAs to reduce income tax and help save for retirement understanding sound investment strategies and alternatives, transferring your estate to loved ones or charities, and understand long term care options. Instructors Bill Eldridge and Don Del Monte are registered representatives and investment advisor representatives of LPL Financial

Find a Flexible Job & Make Work Fit Life! JOB
An Online Program $60
You want flexible, lucrative, resume-worthy work but how do you find it? With any job search you need “sales” tools—a resume, a LinkedIn profile and more—but when you’re looking for a less traditional job you have to be even more precise about your personal brand and the specific jobs you can fill. This quick, easy and inexpensive course gives you all the tools you need to Find a Flexible Job, which you can start and end at your convenience! NOTE: This is an online course that you do on your own anytime. There are no “meeting times”—you will work totally independently for all course activity.

French for Fun and Travel FRH
Thursday 7-8:30pm 2/1 – 3/8 $60 for 6 wks
Learn the basics of travelling to France. Practical conversations will allow you to reserve a hotel room, order from a French menu, shop, and ask directions. Pronunciation will be emphasized. You will tour French provinces via pictures and objects and gain first-hand knowledge from a teacher who has lived in France and leads tours there often. A $10 material fee is payable to the instructor, Frances Coughlin, Sorbonne, Paris, and MA Univ. of Penn.

Guitar for Beginners GTR
Monday 6-8pm 1/29 – 2/26 (no class 2/19) $65 for 4 wks
The course introduces basic guitar techniques to the novice including: basic strumming techniques using chord diagrams, playing single note melodies by means of tablature (not musical notation), exploring the chord/melody style, and finger picking. Instructor: James Schneider.

Horror Films of the 1920’s and 30’s FILM
Tuesday 6:30-9:30pm 1/30 – 5/22 $68 for 17 wk
Each class includes a short lecture followed by a screening of a classic film, finishing with question and answer period. Films to be shown include: PHANTOM OF THE OPERA, THE MAN WHO LAUGHS, DRACULA, FRANKENSTEIN, KING KONG and more. Instructor: Ralph Secinaro, owner of Barrington Movie Poster and Bookshop

Italian ITL
Monday 7-8:30pm 1/29 – 3/12 (no class 2/19) $60 for 6 wks
Emphasis is on comprehension, reading and speaking Italian. This intensive course will enable students to communicate via small dialogues about everyday activities and situations that may be encountered abroad. A $10 material fee is payable to the instructor. Instructor Christina DiSanzo, is a Professor of Italian language at Rutgers.

Vegan Cooking VGN
Monday 6-8pm 1/29 – 2/12 $65 for 3 wks
Remember you are what you eat, and in this class you will learn to eliminate processed foods laden with high fructose corn syrup, white flour, white sugar, and hydrogenated oils. While replacing these “foods” with whole foods that will promote physical, mental, and emotional health. The original recipes we will prepare and eat are from my upcoming cookbook, Lettuce Turnip the Beet. Class limited to 8 students. Instructor: Patrice Leonetti.

Exercise & Sports

Fencing & Advanced Fencing
Thursday 8-9:30pm 1/25 – 3/15
Beginners $50 for 8 wks FGbg
Advanced $35 for 8 wks FGad
Class held at Tatem School Gym. New students will learn the basics of this Olympic event that includes foil, the primary learning weapon, and an introduction to epee and saber. Equipment rental is $20 payable to the instructor. Upon receipt of your graduation certificate, you become eligible to continue fencing with the Advanced Fencers to polish skills. Instructor: John Franke, with over 10 years fencing experience.

Golf for Adults: Beginners & Intermediate GFA
Sunday 2-3pm 4/15 – 5/20 (no class 5/13) $80 for 5 wks
Class located at Tatem School Field. Course emphasis is on the grip, stance, swing, rules of etiquette, chipping and putting. Beginners and intermediates are coached according to needs. Anyone over the age of 13 may participate. Clubs are provided. 12 student max. Instructor Larry MacCluen is a member of the U.S. Golf Coaches Association.

Mindfulness Practice Exercise Class MND
Monday 6:15-7pm 1/8 – 3/26 (no class 1/15, 2/19) $100 for 10 wk
Class held at Tatem Music Room. A plethora of research shows mindfulness practices reduces stress, anxiety, and pain. It also changes the brain, boosts immunity, assists long-term weight loss, and improves overall health. Mindfulness is utilized by the U.S. Marines, pro sports, large and small businesses, hospitals, universities and K-12 schools to name a few. Mindfulness practice exercises the most important and powerful muscle in the body...the brain. Like physical exercise regular “mindfulness exercises” are essential to achieve benefits. The class includes mindfulness practice exercises, how to integrate mindfulness into everyday life and overcoming obstacles. Facilitator Denice A. Fox, CEBC, PCC, CHWC

Pilates 7-7:45 pm
Tues 1/9 – 3/27* $72 for 11 wks PL1t
Thurs 1/4 – 3/22 $72 for 11 wks PL1r
Both Nights 1/4 – 3/27* $132 for 22 cls PLwin
*No class 2/27
Tues 4/3 – 6/12 $78 for 12 wks PL2t
Thurs 4/5 – 6/7* $58 for 9 wks PL2r
Both Nights 4/3 – 6/12* $126 for 21 cls PLspr
*No class 4/12
Class held at Tatem School Gym. Pilates is a whole-body exercise program that simultaneously strengthens and lengthens your muscles. Based on a progressive series of exercises that accommodate all fitness levels, you will increase your strength, flexibility and balance by focusing on the abdominal muscle and back. Men and women of all ages will love this class! Please bring a floor mat. Instructor: Sue Heindel.

Tai Chi Tuesdays 6:15-7pm
1/9 – 3/20 (no class 2/27) $75 for 10 wk TC1
4/3 – 6/5 $75 for 10 wk TC2
Class held at Tatem Music Room. "A Time for You" Tai chi is an effective low impact workout that can improve balance, help fight arthritis, and stimulate the immune system. It can lead to peace of mind and general good health. We teach the Yang form - soft, graceful movements that can become like dancing with an old friend! It feels good! I've taught martial arts for over 50 years and been a student of tai chi since 1980. Instructor: Jack Poupard with Susan Stapleford

Tennis for Adults 6:30 – 7:30pm
Mondays 4/30 – 6/4 (off 5/28) $60 for 5 wks TSAm
Thursdays 5/3 – 5/31 $60 for 5 wks TSAr
Class held at Centennial Courts, enter where Spruce St. meets Lakeview Ave., Haddonfield. Basic tennis fundamentals will be taught. You’ll learn the correct grip, stroke preparation, the forehand, the backhand, how to serve and volley, and tennis etiquette. If you’re already playing and want to improve your serve or strokes come for some coaching and practice. Instructor: Larry MacCluen, USPTA Professional

Volleyball: Co-Ed 9:15 – 10:45pm (8:30-10:30 after 4/30)
Monday 1/8 – 3/26* $44 for 11 wks VY1m
Thursday 1/4 – 3/22 $36 for 9 wks VY1r
*No class 1/15, 2/19
Monday 4/9 – 6/11 $48 for 12 wks VY2m
Thursday 4/5 – 6/7 $40 for 10 wks VY2r
Class held at Middle School Gym. Drop-in players allowed. Instructor: Gordon McDonald.

Yoga Tuesdays 8 - 9pm
Session 1: 1/9 – 2/13 $60 for 6 wks YOG1
Session 2: 3/6 – 4/10 $60 for 6 wks YOG2
Session 3: 4/17 – 6/5 $80 for 8 wks YOG3
All sessions 1/9 – 6/5 $180 for 20 wks YOGall
Class held at Tatem Music Room. All ages welcome to enjoy this yoga class for beginners as you are guided through classical yoga postures. Learn the fundamentals of correct alignment, conscious breathing and relaxation techniques. Please arrive a few minutes early for class, and bring a yoga mat and a small blanket or towel. Instructor: Pam Babli, Yoga Center of Haddonfield.

Zumba
Mon 7-8pm 1/8 – 3/5* $49 for 7 wks ZU1m
Wed 7-8pm 1/10 – 3/7 $63 for 9 wks ZU1w
Both Nights 1/8 – 3/7* $96 for 16 cls ZUwin
*no class 1/15
Mon 7-8pm 3/12 – 6/11* $84 for 12 wks ZU2m
Wed 7-8pm 3/21 – 5/30 $77 for 11 wks ZU2w
Both Nights 3/12 – 6/11* $138 for 23 cls ZUspr
*no class 4/2, 5/28
Class held at Tatem School. Winter session is in Tatem’s Music Room, and Spring session is in the gym/APR. Zumba is a dance fitness program inspired by international music. Simple, easy to follow dance steps create a dynamic, exciting and effective fitness class. It’s a cardio based workout with sculpting exercises designed to tone the entire body. No previous dance experience necessary. Zumba is designed for all ages and fitness levels. Instructor: Natalie Sandone.

Royal Fitness 50 E. Gloucester Pike, Barrington, NJ. (856)547-3326
Option 1: $68 for 10 passes RF10
You may use the passes any time in Feb to April, 2017 for any of over 100 weekly classes, and use of the gym.
Option 2: One month membership for $37, starts in Feb. RFfeb

Art Classes for Kids

Acrylic Painting for Preteens APP
Saturday 2-4pm 3/10 – 4/21, no class 3/31 $90 for 6 wks
Class held at Tatem Music Room In this Acrylic Painting class, students use artist-quality paints, brushes, canvas and paper to paint original works. Students choose a photo to recreate and observe a collection of plants, fruits and bowls to develop a colorful still-life painting. Gone are the step-by-step painting methods that lead to cookie-cutter paintings and limited learning. Painting techniques are demonstrated and ample time is given to students’ skill development in the medium of acrylic paint. Jenny Graham-Hougah is a representational painter and holds a BA in Art History. She teaches process-oriented art classes to both children and adults and values the development of students’ ideas just as much as the final product. All materials provided. Ages 9-12

Multi-Media for Young Artists (Ages 5-10)
Saturdays: $92 for each 6 week session
9:00-10:15am 1/27 – 3/3 MM9
10:30-11:45am 1/27 – 3/3 MM10
12:30-1:45pm 1/27 – 3/3 MM12
9:00-10:15am 3/17 – 4/28, no class 3/31 MMs9
10:30-11:45am 3/17 – 4/28, no class 3/31 MMs10
Class held in Middle School Art Room, door number 18, on Chestnut St. Students explore a variety of media such as paper mache, clay, paris craft, painting, printmaking, and drawing to create fun and interesting projects. Students will learn art history. New projects are introduced each semester. $15 included in the fee for materials. Instructor: Gwynn Walker DiPilla, a professional artist with a BA in art education. Classes fill quickly. Limit of 14 students in each class. If a class is full you will be given an option for a different time.

Tennis & Golf Classes for Kids

Programs offered by instructor Larry MacCluen, USPTA Professional, are designed to teach fundamental skills in a fun and positive way as well as improve self-confidence and self-esteem. Financial assistance is available, contact the Adult School Director.
Tennis & Golf at Tatem School, 1 Glover Ave off Grove St.

Fundamental Tennis: (age 4-6) Children will throw, catch, skip and judge ball ounce & speed in a fun way. $60 for 6 wks
Sat 9-9:45am 1/6 – 2/10 TFS1
Sat 9-9:45am 2/17 – 3/24 TFS2
Sat 9-9:45am 4/7 – 5/19, no class 4/21 TFS3

Beginners Tennis: (age 6-8) Tennis strokes are introduced while improving hand-eye coordination and ball sense. Emphasis is learning proper tennis basics in a fun way. $60 for 6 wks
Sat 9:45-10:30am 1/6 – 2/10 TBG1
Sat 9:45-10:30am 2/17 – 3/24 TBG2
Sat 9:45-10:30am 4/7 – 5/19, no class 4/21 TBG3

Junior Tennis: (age 8-12): Skill-based focus. $65 for 6 wks
Sat 10:30-11:30am 1/6 – 2/10 TJR1
Sat 10:30-11:30am 2/17 – 3/24 TJR2
Sat 10:30-11:30am 4/7 – 5/19, no class 4/21 TJR3

Golf for Beginners: (age 4-9) Learning a proper swing is emphasized. Parent participation required. $65 for 6 wks
Sat 11:30-12:15am 1/6 – 2/10 GBG1
Sat 11:30-12:15am 2/17 – 3/24 GBG2
Sat 11:30-12:15am 4/7 – 5/19, no class 4/21 GBG3

Golf Juniors: (age 9+) Continued focus on skills. $65 for 6 wks
Sat 12:45-1:45pm 4/7 – 5/19, no class 4/21 GJR

Sunday Kids Golf: (age 4-9) $65 for 6 wks
Sun 12-1pm 1/7 – 2/11 GFS1
Sun 12-1pm 2/25 – 4/8, no class 4/1 GFS2
Sun 12-1pm 4/15 – 6/3, no class 5/13, 5/27 GFS3

Sunday Kids Tennis: (ages 4-8) $65 for 6 wks
Sun 1-2pm 1/7 – 2/11 TSS1
Sun 1-2pm 2/25 – 4/8 (no class 4/1) TSS2
Sun 1-2pm 4/15 – 6/3, no class 5/13, 5/27 TSS3