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Pair Wine and Lunch: An Exploration of Food and Wine Pairing Class is at capacity.  Please add your name to the wait list.

4/23/2019 - 5/14/2019 Instructor: John Kerr, Andy Hale
Sessions: 4 Location: Metro Wines Sampling Room
Tu, 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM 169 Charlotte St Asheville, NC 28801
   
Note: Second four weeks
Participant fees: The fee for the class may change a little (up or down) until the course begins. We estimate the fee will be about $29 per class for a $17 meal and $12 for several samples of wine (tax is included in the fee). The total is estimated at $116, payable to the instructor at the first session.
 

Talk is Cheap: Communications Challenges in Long-Term Relationships 

4/25/2019 - 5/16/2019 Instructor: Cindy Berryman-Fink
Sessions: 4 Location: Reuter Center 206
Th, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM UNC Asheville , NC 28804
Note: Second four weeks
 

Art and Science of Handling Tough Conversation, The 
Dates: 4/11/2019 5/16/2019  Instructor Esther Pittman
Sessions:  6 Location: Reuter Center 205
Meets: Th, 2:00 PM 5:00 PM  
Note: Last six weeks
Prerequisite: Attendance at the first session is mandatory, and includes a commitment to attend all the following sessions unless you have a medical emergency.
 

Art of Solving Crosswords - Level 1, The 
Dates: 3/28/2019 5/16/2019  Instructor Lewis Rothlein
Sessions:  8 Location: Reuter Center 120
Meets: Th, 11:30 AM 1:30 PM  
 

Awakening into your Deepest Self: A Meditation on the Purpose of Being Human 
Dates: 3/26/2019 5/14/2019  Instructor Bill Walz
Sessions:  8 Location: Reuter Center 206
Meets: Tu, 2:00 PM 4:00 PM  
 

Bridge 3: Play of the Hand 
Dates: 3/28/2019 5/16/2019  Instructor Bob Evans, Marilyn Evans
Sessions:  8 Location: Reuter Center 230
Meets: Th, 9:00 AM 11:00 AM  
Required text: Play Of The Hand As Declarer And Defender, Revised, by Shirley Silverman, ISBN-13: 978-0939460694 and Fingertip Bridge by Keith Hanson. Materials fee: $8 to the instructor at the first class session for both texts.
 

Celtic Spirituality 
Dates: 3/27/2019 5/15/2019  Instructor Peggy Moore
Sessions:  8 Location: Reuter Center 206
Meets: W, 9:00 AM 11:00 AM  
Materials fee: $10 purchase of materials needed for the hands-on activity for the last class, payable to the instructor.
 

Compassionate Communication: An Introduction 
Dates: 3/25/2019 5/13/2019  Instructor Jeff Jones
Sessions:  8 Location: Reuter Center 205
Meets: M, 9:00 AM 11:00 AM  
Required text: A course materials booklet provided by instructor at the first class session ($10). Recommended text: Nonviolent Communication: A Language of Life, 3rd edition (2015) by Marshall B. Rosenberg, ISBN-13: 978-1892005281.
 

Sanskrit Effect-Sanskrit for Brain Health, The 
Dates: 3/26/2019 5/14/2019  Instructor Linda Go
Sessions:  8 Location: Reuter Center 120
Meets: Tu, 2:00 PM 4:00 PM  
Recommended text: Sanskrit for Yogis by Katy Poole, Ph.D., ISBN 13: 978-1503153868. Materials needed: Paper for writing calligraphy style and chisel edge markers or pens.
 

Trust: The Alternative to Doing Everything Yourself 
Dates: 3/26/2019 4/30/2019  Instructor Stephen Barone
Sessions:  6 Location: Reuter Center 205
Meets: Tu, 9:00 AM 11:00 AM  
 

Zen and the Art of Balloon Twisting  
Dates: 3/26/2019 5/14/2019  Instructor Ira Sloan, Paul Weiss
Sessions:  8 Location: Reuter Center 230
Meets: Tu, 9:00 AM 11:00 AM  
Required text: Captain Visual's Big Book of Balloon Art: A Complete Book of Balloonology for Beginners and Advanced Twisters, ISBN-13: 978-0806516417. Participant fees: $45 for balloons, a pump, the book, and some miscellaneous items. See the materials list and costs for this course at https://olliasheville.com/courses.
 

 
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Reuter Center, CPO 5000
One University Heights
Asheville, NC 28804
Office: 828.251.6140
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