We still have openings in the following in person activities at Furniture and Things Community Event Center:
Cut the Sugar Cravings- January 29 at 10:00 a.m.
Removing sugar from your diet can boost your immune system, balance blood sugar, and help lose extra pounds. Join Health and Wellness Consultant Heather Carpentier as she explains the benefits of a sugar detox and tips to successfully complete the detox. Please register by January 26. Space is limited to no more than 9 participants.
The United States Flag Presentation- February 19 at 11:00 a.m.
The United States Flag is an important, perhaps, the most important symbol of our identity and national pride. The history of the Flag reflects the history of our nation itself. Join presenter David Jones as he discusses the origins, evolution and the symbolism of the United States Flag. David Jones has been presenting on historical topics since 1996 to over 40,000 people. Deadline to register is February 16. Space is limited to no more than 9 participants.
Watercolor Painting Class- February 26 at 10:00 a.m.
Learn how to paint a river landscape using watercolor painting techniques. You will learn how to sketch out a composition that has depth and interest and then we will discuss mixing color in order to create unique landscapes. “Wet on wet” and “dry” painting methods and a variety of brush strokes to finalize our creations will be utilized. Each participant will be given their own materials and class size will be limited. Heather Barr from Rum River Art Center will be the instructor. Deadline to register is February 23.
Click here to be brought to the registration page. A 2021 membership is needed in order to participate. Single day passes are also available.
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