Classes & Events

 

Happy Faces

Please check with Tina as new programs may be added.
Contact Tina to create a class for your group.

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Stretch & Strengthen Baby Boomer Fitness

Cat Stretch

Both on the floor and standing, movements to strengthen your core and improve flexibility and balance for functional fitness.  When on the floor, you’ll get a pillow (with clean pillowcase) for your head.   Bring hand-weights or use ours.  Build a strong and pliable body in a relaxed atmosphere with controlled movements from head to toes.  For all skill levels.   No jumping or squatting.  No shoes, but wear socks.

Location: Athena House
Ongoing  Mondays 4:30-5:30

    

$9 per class.   New students:  Please contact Tina to confirm attendance 1 day prior. 

Pay in class 

Salsa Freestyle

Salsa Freestyle

Dance solo and learn Salsa/Latin patterns, techniques and turns that apply to partner dancing–for both men and women.  Creative combinations.  Small group.  Leave your ego at the door and have fun. Bring a clean pair of shoes.

Location: Athena House
July 6-27 Tuesday
6:30-7:30 pm 

Social Dance: 1 or 2 Couples

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Foxtrot, Slow-Dance, Swing, Latin dance

Book a creative session as a “date night” or ongoing training for your brain and dance skills.  Even if you don’t go to a dance, it’s good mental and physical exercise.  You’ll learn practical social dances so you look natural on the floor.  Weekend slots available. Make it a date night; dance, then dine locally. 

Location: Athena House

Contact Tina for appointment

$50/1-hr session
$80 for 2 couples

 

Art Classes for Youth

Art Supplies

Parents, please contact Tina if you have any questions.

 

 

Summer Camps: Drawing, Painting, and Mixed Media

Students are given age-appropriate instruction and will work at their own skill level.

Ages 9-13

This camp will incorporate drawing, painting and mixed media, such as cut paper collage or assembling mixed materials.  Your masterpiece may include figures, nature, animals, or scenery.  The process improves skill building, problem solving, and creativity in a relaxed and engaging atmosphere.  We may use part of the time to draw outside.  No experience necessary. Contact Tina if your child is outside the age bracket or with questions. 

Location:  Athena House
Monday-Thursday
June 14-17
9-noon 

Ages 13-17

This studio art camp includes exercises to improve drawing.  You’ll create one or two finished products with various materials, including printmaking and painting. Combine conceptual thinking with skill building.  Work at your own level in a relaxed and engaging atmosphere. 

Location:  Athena House
Monday-Thursday
June 28 – July 1
9-noon 

4-Wk Summer session: Monster, Wizard, Goddess? Create a hanging mask sculpture

Ages 10+

Floral Mask

Start with a paper pulp mask and a sheet of foam core.   Draw, paint, cut, glue, and assemble a wall hanging  that represents your imaginary character.   Improve your skills and problem solving as you create your masterpiece.     Additional time spent on drawing outdoors.    Relaxed and engaging atmosphere. 

Parents, you may “hang out” at Athena House for all or part of the time.   The front porch and a sitting/tv room with Wi-Fi are available to you.   You may park in the front or the back.

Location: Athena House
July 7-28   Wednesday
4-5:45 pm (drop off starting at 3:45; pick up by 6:00)

$56
Registration with Tina Mangos

If paying in person or by mail, print form and send payment to:

Tina Mangos
584 Melark Dr
Carmel, IN 46032

4-day Summer Camp

The Art of Reading

Ages 9-12

Exercise both sides of your brain in a creative mix of language arts and art. Read short stories on topics such as nature and animals. Examine the grammar within the story through a creative method using shapes and colors.  Express your creativity with drawings that relate to the story.  It’s a fun and unique mix of learning activities.

Location:   Westfield Washington Library
Monday, July 19-Thursday, July 22
10:30a-12:30p

Home School Art: Elementary Grades

Ages 8-11

Home School class offered at Westfield Washington Library.   Go to library for class info. Although you may register for only 1 Fall session, it’s recommended that students enroll in both.  Please contact Tina for more info.

Location: Westfield Washington Public Library

Fall Session 1     
7 weeks 
Thursdays  September 9-October 21   
3:15-4:15 

Fall Session 2     
6 weeks 
Thursdays  November 4-December 16   
3:15-4:15 

Summer Camp: Teen Drawing, Painting and Collage

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Ages 12-17

Each camp is a different project.
Create your composition with a mix of materials and techniques that may include painting, printmaking, cut paper collage, oil pastel, etc.  You’ll have a multi-dimensional masterpiece that’s matted and ready to hang! This process improves skill building, problem solving, and creativity. 

Location:  Sullivan-Munce Art Center, Zionsville
June 7-11 or  July 12-16  
9 am – Noon

 

Links

Westfield Washington Public Library
333 W Hoover,
Westfield, IN 46074
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