May we suggest the following courses?
Do you love photography? Do you wish you could learn what all those settings mean and how to use them to improve your images? This class will introduce you to your camera's controls. Learn the triangle of exposure and how to control light to create great images. We will study the different elements of composition that can define your images from casual snapshot to dynamic photographs. Bring your point & shoot or digital SLR camera and its manual to class. A valid email address and Internet access are also required for at-home projects. S. Janette Constantino has a BFA and an Associates of Science in Digital Photography.
Yoga for Seniors
Stretch, breathe and relax in this wonderful class designed specifically for seniors. You will strengthen your physical body, learn easy meditations and enjoy doing Kundalini Yoga with licensed instructor Madeline Hernandez. All postures are offered with modifications for your own individual needs and goals. You may sit in a chair or bring a cushion. Wear comfortable clothes. Bring a water bottle, yoga mat and blanket.
Peaceful Parenting Essentials
Would you like to parent with more calm, confidence and connection? In this four-part series, we will cultivate our ability to consciously respond to our children rather than just blindly react. You will leave the workshop with new awareness, actual scripts to practice, and a personal game plan to follow. Join us on this path of tiny steps that will yield huge results in your family. Instructor Laine Lipsky is a parent coach with degrees from Brown University and over 25 years of experience working with children and families. A conscious parent of two children, Laine helps people develop their authentic parenting voice.
Italian Cooking and Conversation
Do you want to learn how to cook authentic Italian food and learn how to speak the language of love at the same time? Then come and join our Italian Chef straight from Avaino Italy, Kristina Norwood for some great food and conversation. Learn the basics of Italian food and the Italian language all in one class. A $25 food fee is payable to the instructor at the beginning of class.
Ballroom for Beginners, Part 1
Learn Waltz, Tango, and Foxtrot's basic steps as you learn what it takes to get you looking like a polished dancer. With so many great benefits from Ballroom Dancing, this class will be a great addition to your life. Tammy Jones. No class Feb. 26.
San Antonio Missions Bike Ride
UNESCO's World Heritage Site designation is expected to bring many visitors to see the San Antonio missions. This adventure will begin at Mission San Jose then take a leisurely bike ride among spring wildflowers and along the beautiful Mission Reach Hike and Bike Trail to Mission San Juan. You will experience the beautifully restored church and lovely nature trail surrounded by birds and native plants. You will return to Mission San Jose after a visit to the Spanish acequia, which has been irrigating the fields for centuries. Bring your own bike and helmet or rent them at Mission San Jose. Bottled water is provided. Bruce Martin is the guide.
Medication Aide Certification
This class for Certified Nurses Aides is approved by the Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services and meets the required 140 hours. The state exam is scheduled at the end of the course. Eligibility requires employment in a nursing home as a certified nurse aide with 90 days experience during the past year and a high school diploma or GED. For registration information call (210) 407-0162. A $25 non-refundable money order made payable to Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services is due at the time of registration. Tuition includes text. Instructor Mary L. Piker, RN, BSN, BBA.
Learn the fundamentals of the guitar, including playing chords and reading music. Develop a skill that you can enjoy for a lifetime. Bring your acoustic guitar to class. Saundra Ashworth, instructor, taught music in Alamo Heights ISD for many years, and she can teach just about anyone to play the guitar. No discount.