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Newton Recreation Department, CVCC plan classes

Newton Recreation Department, CVCC plan classes

NEWTON, NC (August 31, 2012) -- The Newton Parks & Recreation Department and Catawba Valley Community College (CVCC) are pleased to present the following classes which are sure to interest you or someone you know. Classes will be held at the Newton Recreation Center.

Quilting: Back to the Basics – This course is designed for beginner to intermediate students; you will start with the basics and go from there. You decide which quilt and what pattern you want to make. The fee for the class is $40 per person. The first course will be held on Mondays, September 10 to October 29, with a second course from November 5 to November 26, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Instructor for the class is Mary Ann Parkhurst.

Needle Fun – This course instructs needle crafters of all skill levels. Variety is the spice of life in this class as participants choose which needle they want to use, such as a knitting needle, an embroidery needle, or even a crochet hook. The fee for the class is $40 per person. The first course will be held on Tuesdays, September 11 to October 30, and the second course will be held Tuesdays, November 6 to November 27, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Instructor for the class is Mary Ann Parkhurst.

Line Dancing – A Fun Way to Exercise – Have you ever watched people line dance and wished you could do it too? Come learn some popular line dances while getting a great cardiovascular workout. Line dancing can be done to a wide variety of music from oldies to jazz to country. The fee for the class is $55 per person. No partners are needed. The class will be held on Tuesdays, October 16 to November 13 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Instructor for the class is Kristi Marlow.

For additional information, contact Cheri Toney at (828) 327-7000 ext. 4320 or ctoney@cvcc.edu, contact the Newton Parks & Recreation Department at (828) 695-4317, or visit www.newtonnc.gov.