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Using crumpled rice paper, students will learn a mock batik technique to create delicate painting surfaces.  Prepare for the unexpected.  Without using the standard hot wax method, create the ethereal look of fractured washes.  Some experience required.  In a supportive environment, we will continue to refine basic techniques and learn from class critiques.  

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM; 4 sessions; starting 1/11/2018, ending 2/1/2018

Tuition: $120.00

Location : Girl Scout House  Location : 
  Girl Scout House .

Instructor : Hope Friedland 



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Bridge is hotter than ever! Our twice-a-year beginner’s series will teach you the rules of the game. You will learn the basics by playing on your first day. The instructor’s unique method makes bridge fun and easy to learn.

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 9:45 AM - 11:30 AM; 7 sessions; starting 1/11/2018, ending 3/1/2018 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 2/22/2018)

Tuition: $175.00

Location : Bridge Deck Location : 
  Bridge Deck.

Instructor : Sylwia McNamara 



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Practice your Spanish in an informal, mid-morning gathering.  Each week’s conversation will center on a new topic, such as current events, magazine articles, colloquial expressions and other areas of interest to the group.  We will expand our vocabularies as we develop fluency in the language.  This is an intermediate to advanced speaking class.  

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM; 6 sessions; starting 1/11/2018, ending 2/15/2018

Tuition: $165.00

Location : Scarsdale Public Library Location : 
  Scarsdale Public Library.

Instructor : Maria Salzinger 



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Improve your conversational Italian and enhance your ability to communicate effectively.  Advanced grammar will be addressed as required, with particular focus on the spoken language.  This class is suitable for those who have already completed the most recent SAS High Intermediate Italian course as well as those seeking to improve their established skills.    

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM; 5 sessions; starting 1/11/2018, ending 2/8/2018

Tuition: $150.00

Location : Westchester Reform Temple Location : 
  Westchester Reform Temple.

Instructor : Margherita Beretta 



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Engage in stimulating conversation with a group of curious, well-informed and friendly news junkies. Meet each week to discuss a variety of challenging topics, including popular culture, politics, media issues and other items in the news — at the local, national and international levels. Bring your observations and an open mind. The round-table discussions will be facilitated by cultural historian Alfred Hunt. 

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM; 8 sessions; starting 1/11/2018, ending 3/8/2018 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 2/22/2018)

Tuition: $160.00

Location : Westchester Reform Temple Location : 
  Westchester Reform Temple.

Instructor : Alfred Hunt 



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For the major muscle groups, these free-weight exercises will increase muscular strength and endurance and will improve flexibility, range of motion, and body tone. Participants will learn to exercise safely and correctly. All ages and levels of fitness are welcome; progress will be according to ability. Bring an exercise mat and 1- 5 pound weights. Thursday evening class will use dynabands which will be available for purchase ($3 - $5) at the first class.   Enrollment limited to 18 students.

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM; 8 sessions; starting 1/11/2018, ending 3/8/2018 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 2/22/2018)

Tuition: $160.00

Location : Westchester Reform Temple Location : 
  Westchester Reform Temple.

Instructor : Jeannine Palermo 



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In this class we will approach the Italian language in a relaxed and fun way, studying the basics of grammar, reading fun stories and playing language games. Benvenuti  Materials will be provided.

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM; 5 sessions; starting 1/11/2018, ending 2/8/2018

Tuition: $150.00

Location : Westchester Reform Temple Location : 
  Westchester Reform Temple.

Instructor : Margherita Beretta 



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Engage in stimulating conversation with a group of curious, well-informed and friendly news junkies. Meet each week to discuss a variety of challenging topics, including popular culture, politics, media issues and other items in the news — at the local, national and international levels. Bring your observations and an open mind. The round-table discussions will be facilitated by cultural historian Alfred Hunt. 

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM; 8 sessions; starting 1/11/2018, ending 3/8/2018 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 2/22/2018)

Tuition: $160.00

Location : Westchester Reform Temple Location : 
  Westchester Reform Temple.

Instructor : Alfred Hunt 



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Basic Yoga 

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Yoga can reduce joint pain and stiffness while increasing flexibility and building muscular strength. This class uses basic yoga postures to stretch, strengthen, and align the body. Breathing exercises and meditation techniques help focus the mind. Get a full-body, non-impact workout designed to help you achieve a feeling of well-being. Bring a yoga sticky mat to class

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM; 8 sessions; starting 1/11/2018, ending 3/8/2018 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 2/22/2018)

Tuition: $160.00

Location : Yoga Station Location : 
  Yoga Station.

Instructor : Char Daigle 



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This course is designed to give students a solid foundation in the fundamentals of painting.  These building block skills include composition, drawing, observational skills, color, value, edges, and brushstrokes.  Working from photos, sketches, or abstractly, students will receive individual attention with the medium of their choice.  

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 6:45 PM - 9:15 PM; 6 sessions; starting 1/11/2018, ending 2/15/2018

Tuition: $180.00

Location : Scarsdale High School Location : 
  Scarsdale High School.

Instructor : Anne Johann 



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Scarsdale Adult School welcomes celebrated author George Saunders whose first novel, Lincoln in the Bardo, was the 2017 Man Booker Prize Winner.  Following his revered short story collections with this eagerly anticipated debut novel, Saunders continues to shake readers to the core.  An original and transcendent work, Lincoln in the Bardo unfolds over the course of a single night in a graveyard, narrated by a chorus of dazzling voices. Advanced registration is highly recommended.  Seating is limited and cannot be guaranteed for walk-ins.  Credit cards will not be accepted at the door. Books will be available for purchase at the event.  The author will be signing them upon request.  

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM; starting 2/8/2018, ending 2/8/2018

Tuition: $25.00

Location : Scarsdale Public Library Location : 
  Scarsdale Public Library.

Instructor : N.A. 



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This registration includes one standard admission, plus a paperback copy of Lincoln in the Bardo which will be distributed on the evening of the event. Scarsdale Adult School welcomes celebrated author George Saunders whose first novel, Lincoln in the Bardo, was the 2017 Man Booker Prize Winner.  Following his revered short story collections with this eagerly anticipated debut novel, Saunders continues to shake readers to the core.  An original and transcendent work, Lincoln in the Bardo unfolds over the course of a single night in a graveyard, narrated by a chorus of dazzling voices. Advanced registration is highly recommended.  Seating is limited and cannot be guaranteed for walk-ins.  Credit cards will not be accepted at the door. Books will be available for purchase at the event.  The author will be signing them upon request.  

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM; starting 2/8/2018, ending 2/8/2018

Tuition: $40.00

Location : Scarsdale Public Library Location : 
  Scarsdale Public Library.

Instructor : N.A. 



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