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1. 1701 Jewelry Making For All Levels

Program: Adult Evening School

Dates: 2/24/2020 to 4/20/2020

Meeting Times: Monday's 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. PHS East Rm. 128 No class on 4/13/20

Location: 128

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Whether you are a beginner or have some experience, begin now with ALL NEW jewelry projects to design and create for your very own! No experience is necessary. In this class you will learn how to use hand tools for bending, cutting, and crimping wires to make beautiful unique bracelets, earrings, pendants, pins, 22" necklace, and a 24" double-strung necklace w/toggle. All beads supplied are semi-precious stones, crystals, glass and metal which will be arranged on stainless steel and memory wire with crimp closures, gracefully finished with beautiful toggle clasps. Please bring a Bead Landing 6 piece jewelry starter tool set to class. The kits are available in local craft stores. Materials are included. (no class 4/13/20)

2. 1702 Cookie Bouquet

Program: Adult Evening School

Dates: 2/24/2020 to 3/16/2020

Meeting Times: Monday's 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. PHS West Rm. B-158

Location: Room B-158

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Make someone's day with a cookie bouquet. Learn how to bake and decorate your treats using multiple techniques including flood, piped and rolled icings. Students will make their own modeling chocolate in class. Assemble your cookies into an edible arrangement. Perfect as a gift or centerpiece! Please use the entrance at S. Olds Blvd. and Queen Anne Drive.

3. 1703 Basic Sewing & Quilting (New)

Program: Adult Evening School

Dates: 2/24/2020 to 4/20/2020

Meeting Times: Monday's 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. PHS West Rm. F100 No class on 4/13/20

Location: F 100

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In this course you will learn all the basics of the timeless craft of sewing. We'll learn basic sewing skills, sewing machine and tool basics, basic quilting techniques, and how to read commercial patterns. As we go, we will make a tote to carry supplies, a 12 x 12 quilted trivet, zipper pouches, and begin a pattern project of your choice! By the end of the course we hope you will be comfortable enough in your sewing skills to explore and experiment at home. This course is recommended for those who have little to no experience in sewing or haven't done any in years and need a refresher. Please use the entrance at S. Olds Blvd. and Queen Anne Dr. (no class 4/13/20)

4. 1704 Flower Arranging

Program: Adult Evening School

Dates: 2/24/2020 to 4/20/2020

Meeting Times: Monday's 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. PHS East Rm. 130 Class Dates: 2/24/20, 3/9/20, 3/23/20, 4/6/20 & 4/20/20

Location: 130

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Come join in for a class of flowers and fun. Learn floral care and handling, flower names, design techniques, as well as elements and principles of design. You will take home a finished flower arrangement each week to include a soft, romantic arrangement, Irish theme arrangement for St. Patrick's week, Spring vase, round centerpiece, as well as a parallel design. Please bring your own tools: floral scissors (serrated scissors), ribbon or fabric shears, loppers for woodier stems and wire cutters. Supplies can be purchased at local craft stores.

5. 1717 Body Sculpting

Program: Adult Evening School

Dates: 2/24/2020 to 4/20/2020

Meeting Times: Monday 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Fallsington Elementary Gym (no class 4/13/20)

Location: Gym

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This is a non-cardio workout using light hand weights to work all of the major muscle groups. You will gain strength, coordination, and burn calories. Sculpt your body with this fun, easy-to-follow class designed for everyone! Bring light hand weights, mat, towel, and water bottle. (no class 4/13/20)

6. 1718 Zumba

Program: Adult Evening School

Dates: 2/24/2020 to 4/20/2020

Meeting Times: Monday 7:00 to 8:00 p.m. Fallsington Elementary Gym (no class 4/13/20)

Location: Gym

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Ditch the workout and let the party begin!!! Whether you are a first-timer or experienced "Zumba" follower, this class is for everyone! This class is easy to follow, fun, crazy, cardio combined with aerobic moves. You will be energized to move to beats of international music. Move-n-groove! Bring your towel and water bottle. (no class 4/13/20)

7. 1728 Acoustic/Folk Guitar - Fundamentals

Program: Adult Evening School

Dates: 2/24/2020 to 4/20/2020

Meeting Times: Monday 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. PHS East Rm. 108 No class 4/13/20

Location: 108

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This course is primarily for beginners. Whether you just bought a guitar or have been struggling to figure it out on your own, this class is for you. In class we cover the basics of rhythm, strumming, finger picking, chord shapes, scale shapes, reading chord charts, learning songs and methods of practicing. This class is designed to give you the tools you need to succeed during your own practice. Bring your own guitar, course materials are provided. (no class 4/13/20)

8. 1729 Beginners Creative Writing Workshop

Program: Adult Evening School

Dates: 2/24/2020 to 4/20/2020

Meeting Times: Monday, 7:00 to 8:00 p.m. PHS East Rm. 132 No class 4/13/20

Location: 132

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In this workshop we explore what makes a story as well as basic elements of storytelling and story building. Make sure you bring a pencil and paper as to participate in various writing exercises designed to help you hone your storytelling and writer craft. We incorporate fiction as well as creative nonfiction writing prompts and have class discussions on how story elements work in your writing. If you always wanted to join a writing group, but was too shy to join, this workshop is for you. (no class 4/13/20)

9. 1707 A Lifetime of Support - Planning for a Family Member who has Special Needs (New)

Program: Adult Evening School

Dates: 2/25/2020

Meeting Times: Tuesday 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. PHS East Rm. 136

Location: 136

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Have you made preparations for your loved one's lifetime care? A special needs professional will be on hand to discuss some of the potential financial, social and legal issues facing parents who have a family member with a disability. Strategies will focus on: Putting in place the things you want to happen now and after you are gone, helping ensure your loved one's current quality of life through supplemental income while maintaining government benefits, preserving your estate for your family or charitable organizations, and balancing your financial goals for the benefit of your loved one with a disability and your entire household. (Includes access to a special needs calculator and workbook planning tool).

10. 1719 Yogalates

Program: Adult Evening School

Dates: 2/25/2020 to 4/14/2020

Meeting Times: Tuesday 6:45 to 7:45 p.m. Fallsington Elementary Gym

Location: Gym

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The perfect blend of core strengthening that Pilates offers while increasing flexibility, strength, balance and relaxation in total body through the ancient practice of Yoga. Enjoy the benefits received from experiencing the union of the best of both systems. Wear comfortable clothing and bring a Yoga mat (sticky mat) and towel.

11. 1720 Tai Chi II

Program: Adult Evening School

Dates: 2/25/2020 to 4/14/2020

Meeting Times: Tuesday 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Eleanor Roosevelt Cafeteria

Location: Gym

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This class is a continuation of the Tai Chi Beginners class. It is open to students who have already completed at least one of the Beginner classes.

12. 1721 Tai Chi Beginners

Program: Adult Evening School

Dates: 2/25/2020 to 4/14/2020

Meeting Times: Tuesday 7:45 to 8:45 p.m. Eleanor Roosevelt Gym

Location: Gym

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Tai Chi originated in China as a slow-moving form of exercise that can improve strength, balance, and concentration. This style of Tai Chi consists of 60 postures. It is a moderate version with emphasis on relaxation and balance improvement. This class is for new and returning students. Wear comfortable clothes.

13. 1730 Country Line Dancing Intermediate

Program: Adult Evening School

Dates: 2/25/2020 to 4/14/2020

Meeting Times: Tuesday 7:00 to 8:00 p.m. Fallsington Elementary Cafeteria

Location: Cafeteria

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If you have some experience with line dancing, then this course is for you. Learn the popular dances, meet new people, have fun, and exercise!

14. 1733 Your Immigrant Ancestors Came From Where?

Program: Adult Evening School

Dates: 2/25/2020 to 3/24/2020

Meeting Times: Tuesday 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. PHS East Rm. 132

Location: 132

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How to find your immigrant roots. This is an introductory class on researching your ancestor's place of origin. Learn how to find where your immigrant ancestor came from, where to find the information, and how to use the internet in search for your ancestral homeland. The class will cover ship/plane passenger lists, passport applications and naturalization records that can give you a clue as to where your ancestors came from. Some previous knowledge of genealogy and the internet is helpful but not necessary. A resource CD containing genealogical software, resources and additional supplies are included.

15. 1722 Body Sculpting Plus

Program: Adult Evening School

Dates: 2/26/2020 to 4/22/2020

Meeting Times: Wednesday 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Eleanor Roosevelt Gym No class 4/8/20

Location: Gym

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This class is a strength-training class with some added features. By using hand weights, gliders and bands to your workout, you will take it to the next level. Get ready, set, feel good about yourself! Bring your hand weights, mat, a towel and water bottle. (no class 4/8/20)

16. 1723 Strengthen, Stretch & Relax

Program: Adult Evening School

Dates: 2/26/2020 to 4/22/2020

Meeting Times: Wednesday 7:00 to 8:00 p.m. Eleanor Roosevelt Gym No class 4/8/20

Location: Gym

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This class is easy to follow and designed with basic stretching exercises infused with some mat Pilates. We will work all of the major muscle groups in this class. Please bring a mat, towel, and water bottle. (no class 4/8/20)

17. 1724 Gentle Yoga

Program: Adult Evening School

Dates: 2/26/2020 to 4/22/2020

Meeting Times: Wednesday 6:00 to 7:00 Fallsington Elementary Gym No class 4/8/20

Location: Gym

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A slower approach to Yoga with poses broken down into easy, accessible movements. Students are taught to modify poses to stay within safe limitations. Perfect for people new to Yoga or anyone experiencing overall stiffness due to lack of activity, or other physical limitations. This exercise will leave you energized and deeply relaxed. Participants are encouraged to wear loose-fitting, comfortable clothing, and bring a Yoga mat (sticky mat) to class. (no class 4/8/20)

18. 1725 Gentle Yoga

Program: Adult Evening School

Dates: 2/26/2020 to 4/22/2020

Meeting Times: Wednesday 7:15 to 8:15 p.m. Fallsington Elementary Gym No class 4/8/20

Location: Gym

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A slower approach to Yoga with poses broken down into easy, accessible movements. Students are taught to modify poses to stay within safe limitations. Perfect for people new to Yoga or anyone experiencing overall stiffness due to lack of activity, or other physical limitations. This exercise will leave you energized and deeply relaxed. Participants are encouraged to wear loose-fitting, comfortable clothing, and bring a Yoga mat (sticky mat) to class. (no class 4/8/20)

19. 1731 Country Line Dancing Beginners

Program: Adult Evening School

Dates: 2/26/2020 to 4/22/2020

Meeting Times: Wednesday 7:00 to 8:00 p.m. Fallsington Elementary Cafeteria No class 4/8/20

Location: Cafeteria

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If you are new to line dancing or have a little experience, then this course is for you. Learn basic dance steps: kicking, brushing, vine, jazz box, shuffle, and many others. Learn the popular dances, meet new people, and have fun! Please wear lightweight, smooth-soled casual shoes, preferably not sneakers. (no class 4/8/20)

20. 1732 Google for Beginners (New)

Program: Adult Evening School

Dates: 2/26/2020 to 4/22/2020

Meeting Times: Wednesday 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Fallsington Elementary Faculty Lounge No class 4/8/20

Location: Cafeteria

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In this class you will learn how to set up a Gmail account to communicate with others and touch base with how to integrate a Google calendar to make appointments and scheduling easier. Also, you will learn Google Docs, a word processing application used to create letters, resumes, etc. In addition, we will cover Google Sheets, a spreadsheet application similar to Excel, which will allow you to create budgets and analyze data. Both of these application files can be shared with others for easy collaboration. Lastly is Google Drive, a cloud-based storage service to hold and organize all of your documents. (no class 4/8/20)

21. 1706 Ceramics

Program: Adult Evening School

Dates: 2/27/2020 to 4/23/2020

Meeting Times: Thursday's 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. William Penn Middle School Rm. C206 No class 4/9/20

Location: Wm Penn Middle School Rm. C206

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Discover your inner artist! Learn how to create original ceramic pieces through various hand-building techniques including: slab, pinch-pot, and sculptural techniques. Projects can include holiday decorations to fine art, it is your choice! Limited amount of pottery wheels will also be available on a rotation basis for the opportunity to learn how to throw pottery. All levels are welcome. Instructor will provide all basic instruction and operational project ideas. Materials are included. (no class 4/9/20)

22. 1708 Investing in Your Child's Future (New)

Program: Adult Evening School

Dates: 2/27/2020

Meeting Times: Thursday 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. PHS East Rm. 136

Location: 136

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Learn how you can help make higher education for a child or grandchild possible. For parents you can help emphasize the value of education by helping fund your children's future expenses. Making education planning part of your overall financial strategy can offer a number of tax benefits, including the removal of significant assets from your estate. Developing a strategy early could help defray expenses later. For grandparents, an education funding strategy can help install the value of education in your grandchildren. It also can remove significant assets from your estate, and may reduce federal estate taxes while allowing you to retain control of those assets. For both parents and grandparents, we will take a detailed look into Section 529 college savings plans, as well as UGMA/UTMA custodial accounts. We will also discuss borrowing versus saving.

23. 1726 Hatha Yoga

Program: Adult Evening School

Dates: 2/27/2020 to 4/23/2020

Meeting Times: Thursday's 5:00 to 6:00 p.m. Eleanor Roosevelt Elementary Gym No class 4/9/20

Location: Gym

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This class offers an open approach to Yoga. Gain the benefits of increased vitality and health, flexible muscles, strength, stamina, and peace of mind while decreasing tension and stress! Learn to meet your body's needs through modified Yoga postures and breathing techniques designed to accommodate all participants whether you are a beginner or have experience. This exercise will leave you energized and deeply relaxed. Participants are encouraged to wear loose-fitting, comfortable clothing, and bring a Yoga mat (sticky mat) to class. (no class 4/9/20)

24. 1727 Hatha Yoga

Program: Adult Evening School

Dates: 2/27/2020 to 4/23/2020

Meeting Times: Thursday's 6:10 to 7:10 p.m. Eleanor Roosevelt Elementary Gym No class 4/9/20

Location: Gym

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This class offers an open approach to Yoga. Gain the benefits of increased vitality and health, flexible muscles, strength, stamina, and peace of mind while decreasing tension and stress! Learn to meet your body's needs through modified Yoga postures and breathing techniques designed to accommodate all participants whether you are a beginner or have experience. This exercise will leave you energized and deeply relaxed. Participants are encouraged to wear loose-fitting, comfortable clothing, and bring a Yoga mat (sticky mat) to class. (no class 4/9/20)

25. 1734 Wine Appreciation

Program: Adult Evening School

Dates: 2/27/2020 to 4/23/2020

Meeting Times: Thursday's 6:45 to 8:45 p.m. McCaffrey's Supermarket Upstairs Cafe

Location: Upstairs Cafe

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Develop an understanding of wine making, label language, a mastery of the presentation in serving the wine, and judging for appearance, aroma, bouquet, and taste. In addition, learn how to choose and store wines. Students must bring a (clear) wine glass with them to all classes. Class will meet at the McCaffrey's Supermarket on Heacock Road in Yardley. Materials fee of $110 payable to instructor the first night of class.

26. 1709 Social Security: Your Questions Answered

Program: Adult Evening School

Dates: 3/3/2020

Meeting Times: Tuesday 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. PHS East Rm. 136

Location: 136

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Social Security will likely be the foundation of your retirement income. Before you retire, it is important to understand your options regarding Social Security and the impact your decisions have on your retirement. Social Security: Your Questions Answered is a presentation that discusses how Social Security fits into your retirement income plan, i.e. when you should start taking benefits as well as tax considerations.

27. 1714 Real Estate: Buying, Selling, Investing

Program: Adult Evening School

Dates: 3/5/2020

Meeting Times: Thursday 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. PHS East Rm. 136

Location: 136

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Real estate is a popular topic, and you do not need to be buying or selling to have an interest in the current market conditions. Learn what you should know if you plan to buy or sell in the future, how to best prepare your property to sell quickly, fees to buy or sell, how to determine value, financing a home purchase, what updates can get the best return for resale, using the internet to acquire accurate real estate information, purchasing or selling distressed properties, rentals, foreclosures and many other real estate topics. If you are a first-time buyer, move-up buyer, downsizing or looking to invest, this class will provide pertinent information to help educate you in all aspects of the process and will ultimately assist in making wise decisions.

28. 1710 Tax-Free Investing (New)

Program: Adult Evening School

Dates: 3/10/2020

Meeting Times: Tuesday 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. PHS East Rm. 136

Location: 136

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Learn about the different types of tax-advantaged investments and how they may help you keep more of what you earn. An overview of tax-advantaged investments such as municipal bonds, IRA's, employer-sponsored plans, and life insurance will be provided.

29. 1711 Planning Your Estate

Program: Adult Evening School

Dates: 3/11/2020

Meeting Times: Wednesday 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. PHS East Rm. 136

Location: 136

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What is estate planning? Is it necessary for everyone or just the rich? Do I really need a will? How can a Power of Attorney save my family significant expense if I become disabled? What is a living will? What are the benefits of having a revocable living trust? This course will explore these questions and more.

30. 1735 Meditation/Mindfulness: An Introduction

Program: Adult Evening School

Dates: 3/17/2020 to 3/31/2020

Meeting Times: Tuesday 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. PHS East Rm. 108

Location: 108

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You can claim your ability to relax and experience peace! This class series offers a sample of different approaches to meditation so that you can find what you like best. Visualization, mantras, and guided meditation are all covered in this empowering approach and facilitated experiences. Improve your health by learning to apply this process to your life.

31. 1712 Asset Protection Planning

Program: Adult Evening School

Dates: 3/18/2020

Meeting Times: Wednesday 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. PHS East Rm. 136

Location: 136

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If I need a nursing home, how will I pay for it? Will Medicare cover the cost? Will I lose my entire "nest egg," including my home? What is Medicaid and what will it pay for? If I give away my assets, can I still qualify? What is Medicaid Estate Recovery? This course will explore these questions and more.

32. 1713 Probate and the Administration of an Estate

Program: Adult Evening School

Dates: 3/25/2020

Meeting Times: Wednesday 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. PHS East Rm. 136

Location: 136

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When is probate necessary? How can I avoid probate? What happens if I die without a will? What steps are necessary to administer an estate? What are my duties as an executor? Will I be entitled to a fee for my services? Will the estate have to pay taxes? This course will explore these questions and more.

33. 1705 Cupcake Creations (New)

Program: Adult Evening School

Dates: 3/31/2020 to 4/21/2020

Meeting Times: Tuesday's 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. PHS West Rm. B-158

Location: Room B-158

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Ever wonder how they make those beautiful cupcake swirls or fancy flowers, or even those crazy characters? Come and create beautiful cupcakes in this class...it is easier than you think! Learn to make delicious, moist cupcakes and fluffy icing from scratch, as well as basic techniques for filling, frosting and decorating gorgeous cupcakes with buttercream flowers and piped figures. Please use the entrance at S. Olds Blvd. and Queen Anne Drive.

34. 1715 Women & Financial Wellness Seminar (New)

Program: Adult Evening School

Dates: 4/7/2020

Meeting Times: Tuesday 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. PHS East Rm. 136

Location: 136

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Because no two journeys are the same, we will discuss the things that matter most to you...career, relationships, family and how to plan for your goals throughout your unique journey. We will include how the pay gap accumulates over the course of a woman's lifetime, why women need to start thinking about funding a 100+ year life span, how to make investment decisions that will help pursue your goals, taking care of others, and ways to maximize and protect your finances.

35. 1716 Preparing for Longevity...Defining and pursuing the life you want (New)

Program: Adult Evening School

Dates: 4/14/2020

Meeting Times: Tuesday 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. PHS East Rm. 136

Location: 136

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If retirement is right around the corner, now is a good time to prepare for more than new adventures. Join us for an informative seminar during which we will walk you through a comprehensive checklist of things you will want to consider and challenges you may face in retirement, such as estimating healthcare costs, planning for retirement income, signing up for Medicare, and understanding Social Security benefits. Learn techniques for building a portfolio aligned to your priorities, leveraging a range of solutions including a balanced portfolio of investments, fixed income, and annuities.