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Hobbies and Crafts  

Registration for Summer Term Begins May 4 at 10 a.m..

 

  • SPECIAL EVENT  A Day in A Garden
  • Price: $25.00
    Instructor: Daniel Shook
    Number of Sessions: 1
    Date: 5/19/2021 -- 5/19/2021
    Time: 11:30 AM -- 1:30 PM
    Location: Hatcher Gardens, Main Entrance to the Garden

    Join us as we have a guided tour of Hatcher Gardens.  This beautiful free garden located in the center of Spartanburg is truly a gem.  Learn the history of one man's dream to turn a drainage ditch into a lovely garden in the city, accessible to everyone. The garden has grown and changed over the last five years and we will meet the team responsible for the expansion.  The lead Horticulturist, Danny Shook and his able staff will lead us on our walk and explain about each plant. The registration fee includes lunch that will be provided to the group after the tour to enjoy in the gardens. 

     

 

 

 

  • A Time to Knit
  • Fee: $21.00
    Dates: 6/8/2021 - 6/29/2021
    Times: 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    Days: Tu
    Sessions: 4
    Building: Central Methodist Church
    Room: Fellowship Hall
    Instructor: Gail Jones

    New knitters and experienced ones this is the class for you. By the end of class our new knitters will learn how to complete a dishcloth. For our experienced knitters our award-winning instructor will offer help with projects not yet completed or will help start you on a new project. Beginners should bring a size 8, 29-inch circular needle and a skein of 100% cotton yarn. Craft stores Joanne’s, Michael's, Hobby Lobby, etc., all carry needles and yarn. The best way to knit is with new friends and a great instructor!

     

 

 

  • How to Play Craps for Fun (and Possible Profit)

  • THIS CLASS IS FULL. Please click the "Add to Waitlist" button below.
    • Fee: $21.00

    • Dates: 6/9/2021 - 6/30/2021

      Times: 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

    • Days: W

    • Sessions: 4

    • Building: Wofford College Campus

      Room: Shipp Hall Lounge

    • Instructor: Mark Monson

    • Have you ever walked into a casino and wondered why there is so much excitement at the craps table?  This is your chance to join the fun!  Have you been intimidated by all the chips and bets?  This course aims to teach the basics of craps in a logical, step-by-step fashion.  No experience is needed. Each session will consist of a lecture (with interactive discussion) followed by practice play with real casino chips on a craps table layout. This class puts the fun into lifelong learning!

 

  • Introduction: Spring and Summer Grilled Flatbreads

  • THIS CLASS IS FULL. Please click the "Add to Waitlist" button below.
    • Fee: $15.00

    • Dates: 6/7/2021 - 6/21/2021

      Times: 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

    • Days: M

    • Sessions: 3

    • Building: Online

      Room: ZOOM

    • Instructor: Dennis Wiseman

    • We will meet for three sessions for this course and will be novices together in creating starters and doughs for French and Italian flatbreads that lend themselves to being grilled. The weekly projects include focaccia, ciabatta, and fougasse. Potential participants may certainly use their ovens if they do not have access to an outdoor grille.