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Art Studio

  1. VIRTUAL BEGINNER'S WATERCOLOR

    June 2, 2021, 6:00 PM - June 23, 2021, 8:00 PM @ Virtual Art Studio Program

    Four 2-hour virtual classes. Learn watercolor techniques and how to apply them to a painting. Techniques include washes, brush work, glazing and color mixing. Practice each skill and combine them in a final project. Students will receive a list of materials they are asked to purchase on their own prior to the start of class. Zoom meeting invitation and material list will be sent out after registration. Ages: 16+

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  2. VIRTUAL ACRYLIC PAINTING

    June 4, 2021, 6:00 PM - June 25, 2021, 8:00 PM @ Virtual Art Studio Program

    Four 2-hour virtual classes. Learn fundamental painting techniques and create a painting from still life, landscapes or colorful abstraction. Explore adding mediums for transparency, texture, color mixing and mark making. Students will receive a list of materials they are asked to purchase on their own prior to the start of class. Zoom meeting invitation and material list will be sent out after registration. Ages: 16+

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  3. PAINTING WITH WOOL - INTRO TO NEEDLE FELTING

    June 22, 2021, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM @ Art Studio

    One 1½-hour class. In this one session workshop we will introduce the basics of flat needle felting. Using special barbed needles we will take prefelt and wisps of wool roving to create painterly images. Open to beginners and experienced artists. Everyone can successfully create a finished piece. Additional $10 materials fee due to instructor. Teens/Adults. Face masks are required. Social distancing protocols in effect.

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  4. Watercolor Weeknights - Painting Found Objects

    June 22, 2021, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Art Studio Virtual Class

    Paint along with our amazing watercolor instructor, Karen Berstler, in a series of one-night virtual painting events. Choose from curated themes and join us for one or all painting sessions. This series is ideal for someone with experience looking to practice their skills in a fun, helpful and encouraging environment. Material list will be provided. Themes: June 1 – Watercolor Study of Your Favorite Veggies June 22 – Painting Found Objects July 13 – Watercolor Study of Your Favorite Flowers July 27 – Painting Found Objects

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Events

  1. Neighborhood Walk and Stretch

    June 22, 2021, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Garfield Park Recreation Center

    Instructor: Andrew Holtz, Prime U Fitness This 60 minute class is geared to those seeking cardio exercise while enjoying local scenery. In this class walkers will focus on proper warm up, cool down and walk technique while exploring the local neighborhood. The participants should wear comfortable footwear and appropriate clothing. Bring your hand weights for a more intense workout. Adults Class meets in the parking lot for sign-in and temp checks. Please wear your mask.

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  2. Outdoor Line Dancing at Garfield Park

    June 22, 2021, 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM @ Garfield Park Recreation Center

    Favorite GPRC instructor Winston shows you how to do basic line dances outdoors at Garfield Park from 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Join the fun as you get basic line dance instruction then show off what you've learned in the last half of the class. Adults Drop-in. $6 fee due at time of class.

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Glasgow Park

  1. Tai Chi in Glasgow Park

    June 22, 2021, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ Bank Barn

    Tai Chi combines soft flowing movements with proper breathing techniques. Continued practice can relieve stress, increase strength and flexibility, energize the body and even lower blood pressure. Adults

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  2. Outdoor Yoga in Nature at Glasgow Park

    June 22, 2021, 3:15 PM - 4:15 PM @ Glasgow Regional Park

    This weekly class is geared for people who are looking for an emphasis on anatomy and how to best move their body to minimize pain and increase ease of movement in everyday life. Bring your own yoga mat, two yoga blocks, small blanket or towel and water bottle. Social distancing should be practiced in combination with other everyday preventive actions to reduce the spread of COVID-19, including wearing masks, avoiding touching your face with unwashed hands, and frequently washing your hands with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. Please contact Heather.Mergenthaler@newcastlede.gov with any questions.

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  3. Family Yoga at Glasgow Park

    June 22, 2021, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM @ Glasgow Regional Park

    This weekly class is geared for the entire family! Let’s become familiar with yoga poses, breathing techniques, and reduce stress all while having fun with the family. Games, stories, and music will be incorporated into this fun, non-competitive class. Bring your own yoga mat and water bottle. All ages Social distancing should be practiced in combination with other everyday preventive actions to reduce the spread of COVID-19, including wearing masks, avoiding touching your face with unwashed hands, and frequently washing your hands with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. Please contact Heather.Mergenthaler@newcastlede.gov with any questions.

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Rockwood

  1. Rockwood Flow Yoga

    June 22, 2021, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

    Outdoor exercise with instructor Mary Ann Quinn Hendrix. Come for an hour of fun and relaxation at Rockwood Park and learn the art of Flow Yoga. Program is offered every Tuesday beginning May 4. Please bring a mat, blocks, towel, water. All COVID protocols will be in place to include social distancing, face masks (during class), temperature checks, and a brief COVID form will be required. ONLINE REGISTRATION REQUIRED ONGOING PROGRAM - TUESDAYS, 9 A.M. FEE: 6.00 IN COUNTY; 9.00 OUT OF COUNTY AGE: ADULTS 16 AND UP REGISTRATION REQUIRED

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  2. Rockwood's Watercolors

    June 22, 2021, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Rockwood Park & Museum

    Instructor Donna Downs will help kids choose a scene from the beautiful grounds of Rockwood and learn the technique of watercolor painting. Objective is to combine color, art and nature. No experience required. Comfortable walking shoes are required. Meet in the courtyard of the Visitor's Entrance to the museum. In the event of rain, program may be held in the covered patio area of the Museum. Social distancing and face masks required. Pre-registration required. Brief COVID form and temperature checks will be done prior to the start of class. $3 NCC Residents, $6 out-of-county residents. Ages 6-12. Rockwood's Watercolors Wednesday, May 25, 5 p.m. 4651 Washington Street Extension, North Wilmington

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