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Interested in taking a workshop?

Workshops are a short term learning experience enhanced Watercolor Workshopby knowledgeable instructors and small class size. The Workshop Program includes offerings in craft, art, gardening, photography, writing, finance and personal development within a creative learning environment. Those with busy schedules looking for evening and weekend learning opportunities will find workshops tailored to their needs.

Workshops are open to the public, OLLI membership is not required to register. Enrollment is limited. Come join the fun!  

To view a searchable database of past workshops, search by the word 'WORKSHOP' in course title, or CLICK HERE for the current term's offerings.

For additional information or to register by phone call 828.251.6140. Credit cards accepted. Refunds available until 14 days before the workshop; $10/person fee is non-refundable.

Fall 2014 Workshops

Use All of Your Digital Camera's Features to Get Dramatically Improved Photos
Instructor: Bill Roskind
Monday, Wednesday, and Friday
September 8, 10, 12, 2014
9 am - 12 pm each day
Fee: $95/member; $105/non-member

The Development of American Beer Styles: Beer Tasting and Appreciation
Instructor: David Keller
Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday
September 8, 9, 10, 2014
2 pm - 4:30 pm each day
Fee: $80/person

Balloon Twisting for Fun - CANCELLED
Instructor: Jeff Lehmer
September 13, 2014
1 pm - 5 pm
Fee: $40/person

The Action Board: Get Going and Keep on Track! - CANCELLED
Instructors: Robin Rector Krupp and Madeleine Schwab
September 20, 2014
10 am - 4 pm
Fee: $65/person

Exploring the Best Apps for Android Smartphones and Tablets
Instructor: Neil Rosenberg
September 20, 2014
9 am - 3 pm
Fee: $65/person

Tasting Red Wines of the World
Instructor: Jane Hartsfield
Saturdays and Sundays
October 11, 12, 18, & 19, 2014
2 pm - 4 pm
Fee: $75/person

Amazing Acrylics! Discover New Ways to Paint
Instructor: Ursula Gullow
Saturday and Sunday
October 18, & 19, 2014
1 pm - 5 pm
Fee: $105/member; $115/non-member

Anyone Can Draw!
Instructor: Jane Snyder
Saturday and Sunday
October 25, & 26, 2014
9 am - 4 pm
Fee: $105/member; $115/non-member

Understanding Your Existing Long Term Care Insurance Policy
Instructor: Betty Doll
November 1, 2014
9 am - 12 pm
Fee: $40/person

Nuno Felted Scarf or Runner
Instructor: Donna Trunk
November 8, 2014
10 am - 4 pm
Fee: $65/person

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