Classes

Green Valley Recreation offers several special interest classes including painting, ceramics, clay and sculpture, lapidary, German, jewelry making and several types of dance classes. There are also several classes that run year-round, including aqua fitness, medium impact aerobics, Spanish and more.

Winter Class Updates

Beaded Amulet Necklace Not appearing in the catalog
Make a beautiful amulet necklace using square stitch. Some beading experience helpful. Call (515) 276-8150 for a photo. A SUPPLY LIST is provided at the time of registration. Instructor: Annette Krauth Fee: $40
CR# DATES DAY TIME LOCATION
38415 2/6-2/13 T 1-5pm CP1-REC
38772 4/5-4/12 Th 1-5pm CP1-REC

Beginning Wright-Patterson Mah Jongg Not appearing in the catalog
Wright-Patterson Mah Jongg is a fun, challenging variation of the ancient Chinese tile game. This class will teach you the basics, provide ample time to practice what you have learned, and prepare you to play in an experienced group. The small class size and personalized assistance provide a non-threatening learning experience. At the first class, bring $6 cash to purchase the required current Rules Book. An optional visual aid book is also available for an additional $6. Instructor: Margie Blackwell Fee: $60
CR# DATES DAY TIME LOCATION
39274 1/11-2/15 Th 1-4pm EC-LNGE

Drawing for Fun Correction
(CR#s 39184, 39185, 39186, and 39187) will be held on THURSDAYS not Tuesdays as listed in the catalog. Please see the catalog (page 16) for the course description and supplies. Instructor Jan Wills

Drawing for Fun – Advanced Correction
(CR#s 39184, 39185, 39186, and 39187) will be held on TUESDAYS not Thursdays as listed in the catalog. Please see the catalog (page 16) for the course description and supplies. Instructor Jan Wills

French Intermediate I Class Details Updated
Please note that this class will end on 3/20, not 3/13 as listed in the catalog.
CR# DATES DAY TIME LOCATION
37920 2/20-3/20 T 9:30-11:30am LC-ACAC

French Intermediate III Class Details Updated
Please see the revised dates and location for French Intermediate below.
CR# DATES DAY TIME LOCATION
37922 2/22-3/22 Th 2-4pm EC-LNGE

Italian Conversation Not appearing in the catalog
Planning a trip to fascinating Italia? Going to the opera? A fan of Sophia Loren? Whatever the reason, there is always an immense pleasure to start and continue practicing la bella lingua di Dante. Join us for an hour of linguistic and cultural intermezzo. Sylvie Robertshaw, M.Ed, has lived more than twenty years in Italy and keeps returning every summer for more pasta, pizza, birra, vino, gelato, granita & cappuccino… 1/17 CLASS HELD AT ABREGO NORTH. Fee: $40
CR# DATES DAY TIME LOCATION
39289 1/10-2/7 W 9:15-10:15am ABS-REC
39290 2/21-3/21 W 9:15-10:15am CH-MESQ 12/7/17

Smooth Swimming Cancelled
Unfortunately, Leslie has had to cancel the Smooth Swimming classes this winter.

Spanish Elementary II Not appearing in the catalog
This course is for those who have completed Spanish Elementary I. The course covers the verbs ‘to be: ser, and estar.’ Required text: Practice Makes Perfect Spanish Verb Tenses, by Dorothy Devney Richmond. Zandra Pardi, B.A., is a native speaker and experienced instructor. Fee: $55
CR# DATES DAY TIME LOCATION
38752 1/10-31 W 9-11am DH-RMC

Spanish Elementary III Not appearing in the catalog
This course is for those who have completed Spanish Elementary II. The course covers ‘hay’, ‘tener’ and the personal ‘a.’ Required text: Practice Makes Perfect Spanish Verb Tenses, by Dorothy Devney Richmond. Zandra Pardi, B.A., is a native speaker and experienced instructor. Fee: $45
CR# DATES DAY TIME LOCATION
38757 2/7-21 W 9-11am DH-RMC

Spanish Elementary IV Not appearing in the catalog
Have you completed Spanish Elementary III? This course is for you! We will learn the common irregular verbs ‘saber’ and ‘conocer.’ Required text: Practice Makes Perfect Spanish Verb Tenses, by Dorothy Richmond. Instructor: Zandra Pardi, B.A. Fee: $65
CR# DATES DAY TIME LOCATION
38760 2/28-3/28 W 9-11am DH-RMC

Sushi Sewing Class Details Updated
CR# 39296 will be held Mondays 2/19 and 2/26 at Santa Rita Springs in the Fiesta Room. Please see the catalog (page 22) for the course description. Instructor Jacquelyn Morris-Smith

Tai Chi and Qigong, Green Valley Style and Tai Chi and Qigong, Green Valley Style – Two Hour Workshop Cancelled
Unfortunately, Kat has had to cancel both her Tai Chi offerings this winter.

Vámanos Cancelled
Unfortunately, Zandra has had to cancel these classes for the winter session.

 

Download the Current Course Catalog!

2017 Fall Course Catalog [PDF]
Registration Now In Progress!

2018 Winter Course Catalog [PDF]
Registration Begins Monday, December 4!

Course Catalogs are published three times a year and are available in April for Summer, late-August for the Fall Session, and late-November for the Winter Session. Registration dates are listed in each catalog.

To receive a catalog in the mail, send a 8½ x 11 self addressed stamped envelope (include FIVE (5), $0.49 cent stamps) to:

Green Valley Recreation
Attn: Class Catalog
PO Box 586
Green Valley, AZ 85622-0586

Please specify on the bottom left of the envelope: “Summer”, “Fall” or “Winter” so your receive the catalog for the appropriate session.

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