October 5, - (1st Wednesdays) 7-9pm Printmaking Workshop: Explore easy, accessible forms of printmaking. Create patterns and unique collections of images. Block printing, gelatin printing, printing with stamps, and more! Focus on printing with and on a variety of forms and materials. FREE - donations accepted, In front garage, All ages
October 8, October 22 - (2nd and 4th saturday) 5-7pm “Graff/Street Art 101 Workshop" A history on the origin of Graffiti/StreetArt. Learn where, how, and why this art form came to be, through documentaries and talks with actual Graffiti and Street Artists. Led by Avenue of Arts - FREE
October 19, (3rd wednesdays) - 7-9pm - Lillian’s open figure workshop in the Art Factory. We will have a live model, BYO medium (drawing materials, etc.) Adults only. Sliding scale $1-10 to pay the model. No instruction.
October 26 - (4th Wednesdays) - 7-9pm - Games to Cultivate a Creative Attitude - utilizes a series of arts-based group games designed by the instructor to cultivate creative and critical thinking, promote collaboration and dialogue, and exercise multi-modal expression. The games involve imaginative reconsiderations of everyday objects, symbols, words, and spaces that are shared and developed collaboratively through various forms of artistic production (drawing, poetry, drama & movement). FREE, donations accepted, ages 10 and up - Facebook event
October 9, October 23 (CANCELLED) (every 2nd & 4th Sunday) 1-3 pm Music as a Second Language: Highlighting the collaborative, inclusive, and intuitive elements of music MSL is a free bi-weekly workshop series that explores various elements of music through collaborative improvisational games. Whether you’re an experienced musician looking to refresh your perspective, or you’ve always wanted to play but never knew where to start, MSL could be for you! FREE, donations accepted, ALL AGES - Facebook event
October 5 - Every 1st Wednesday - 6-9pm - "1st to Pop" - A poetry and performance night. , Writers Lounge , Matt Parker - 1st hr. doors open, meet and greet, prompt starts for those that want to participate - 2nd hr. open mic, after community norms are created and shared 3rd hr. featured artist from city pop or community will share their art (varies between artist doesn't have to be poetry) Cost : $3 no one turned away for lack of funds
10/1, 10/8, 10/15, 10/22, 10/29 Every Saturday! - 11am - 12pm - Hands to Heart Center Free Beginner Yoga Classes for Adults - Hands to Heart Center's free yoga classes are inclusive, accessible and inspiring. Yoga mats are provided and no experience is necessary. Every body is a yoga body so please join us to experience the many emotional, mental and physical benefits of yoga. Ages 16 years of age and up - Bilingual - Spanish - (only when indicated)
10/4, 10/11, 10/18, 10/25 Every Tuesday 7am: Join Maria Finkelmier for our weekly Zumba class! Come and dance and feel refreshed for the week! Cost: $5 - No one turned away for lack of funds, Maria Finkelmeier
October 20th - (Thursday) 6:30 -7:30: Intro to Irish step dance for adults - if you have ever wanted to dabble in Riverdance then join us for this introduction to Irish steps. We will be teaching footwork and technique for beginners and new dancers FREE
3195 Washington Street
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
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