Creative Connections Art Classes

 

Don’t Miss the Creative Connections Art Classes for Seniors

Senior Services invites adults age 60 and older to explore the arts through classes being offered FREE OF CHARGE at the Intergenerational Center for Arts & Wellness located at 114 W. 30th Street, Winston-Salem 27105 (behind Senior Services). Professional artists will offer visual art classes, acting lessons, and drumming instruction in a safe, in-person environment.

We invite you to learn something new, meet new friends, and discover your new talent! Contact Susan Lewis at 336-721-6954 or slewis@seniorservicesinc.org for more information or to register.

Creative Connections Class Schedule:

African Dance Class

Fridays, March 1, 8, 15, 22
1:30–2:30 pm

Get moving and have fun learning African Dance moves from Tina Yarborough Liggins, assistant teaching professor in Wake Forest University’s Dance and Theater Department. Drumming beats by Chi Sharpe. Registration is required. Contact: Susan Lewis at 336-721-6954 or slewis@seniorservicesinc.org

Taught by Tina Yarborough Liggins

 

Hand Drumming and Percussion

Mondays, February 12 – March 18
10:00–11:00 am

This hand drumming and percussion class is designed to help you find your inner rhythm!
Contact: Susan Lewis at 336-721-6954 or slewis@seniorservicesinc.org

Taught by Chi Sharpe

 

Acrylic Pour Art Class

Tuesday, February 27
10:00 am–12:00 pm
CLASS IS FULL

Acrylic Pouring is an abstract art technique where artists pour fluid acrylic paints on a surface creating unique art. This intergenerational class is the perfect way to be creative and meet new people.

Taught by Pheobe Roberts

 

Wellness Wednesdays – HealthRHYTHMS

Wednesdays
February 28
March 13
April 10
May 8
June 5
12:45–1:30 pm

Come one, come all to Wellness Wednesdays featuring HealthRHYTHMS . This drumming activity is designed to increase energy, positive mood, and relaxation. This event is open to all ages. Contact: Susan Lewis at 336-721-6954 or slewis@seniorservicesinc.org

Presented by John Beck, Coordinator for Arts & Health Partnerships, UNC School of the Arts

 

Zumba Gold Intergenerational Class

Tuesday, February 27 – April 2
12:00–1:00 pm

Zumba Gold is designed for older active participant or a newcomer to Zumba Fitness. Everyone works at their own level and it is a great way to start your Zumba Fitness journey. Registration is required. Contact: Susan Lewis at 336-721-6954 or slewis@seniorservicesinc.org

Taught by Gabriela Hurtado

 

Create a Hand Pottery Mug

Thursday, March 7
2:00–4:00 pm

Come and create a lovely, hand-built pottery mug. Pieces will be fired in your choice of color and ready for
pick-up 4 weeks later. Class is limited and registration is required. Contact: Susan Lewis at 336-721-6954 or slewis@seniorservicesinc.org

Taught by Sawtooth School of the Arts

 

Watercolor Painting Class

Friday, March 15
1:00–3:00 pm

Come and learn to paint Spring Flowers! If you are a beginner, no worries, we’ll guide you step-by-step. It’s a great opportunity to meet new people, have Fun, and get creative, together.

Taught by Issis Kelly

 

Create a Spring Wreath

Thursday, March 21
2:00–4:00 pm

Come and create a cheerful Spring wreath! If you are a beginner, no worries, we’ll guide you step-by-step. It’s a great opportunity to meet new people, have fun, and get creative, together.

Taught by Cheryl Tilley


Attendance Notes

Registration is required for all classes listed above.

All classes are free of charge and take place at the Generations Center (unless otherwise noted)

114 W. 30th Street
Winston-Salem, NC 27105

Register by calling Susan Lewis at 336-721-6954 or slewis@seniorservicesinc.org
to reserve your spot today!


These projects are supported by the North Carolina Arts Council, a division of the Department of Natural and Cultural Resources.
This project was supported by the North Carolina Arts Council, a division of the Department of Natural and Cultural Resources.This project was supported by the North Carolina Arts Council, a division of the Department of Natural and Cultural Resources.This project was supported by the North Carolina Arts Council, a division of the Department of Natural and Cultural Resources.This project was supported by the North Carolina Arts Council, a division of the Department of Natural and Cultural Resources.

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