Enrichment

THE HAUNTED HISTORY AND FOLKTALES OF CONNECTICUT

Learn some of the colorful stories of famous haunted houses and personalities of the Constitution State.  Among the places we will discuss are the haunted legends of Fort Griswold, the story of Benedict Arnolds Mother’s Gravesite and a tale of the Green Lady, the Nathan Hale Homestead and the tales of the untimely death of a French Paymaster during the Revolutionary War.  This course is a must for those who love haunted folktales and legends.

 

Course # 6200       Tuesday              NHS

6:30-8:30 PM       Starts 5/16/17     3 Classes

Leon DiMartino                                Fee $99

 

THE LOYALIST CAUSE:  AMERICAS FIRST CIVIL WAR

This was the first Civil War in which American fought American for the rights of the crown and the independence of a nation.  Learn what happens to those who gave their support to the British Crown in the aftermath of a key historical event.  Among the more colorful Loyalist supporters, we will tell the stores of Benedict Arnold, Major John Andre, William Franklin (son of Benjamin Franklin) and General Cornwallis.

 

Course # 6201       Tuesday                 NHS

6:30-8:30 PM       Starts 5/2/17         2 Classes

Leon DiMartino                                   Fee $79

 

CHESS FOR PARENTS

Here’s a chance for parents and grandparents to learn how to play Chess, the game of thinking, and join in the fun enjoyed by kids everywhere.  You will be taught by Newtown’s resident, life-long chess expert and chess teacher, Glenn Budzinski.  All of the basics will be covered from piece movement to ending the game through checkmate.

 

Course # 6448       Thursday               NHS

6:30-8:00 PM       Starts 3/23/17      2 Classes

Glenn Budzinski                                 Fee $34

  

ESSENTIAL OILS CLASS SERIES

Come join us for an interactive and informative class series.  Learn about essential oils and how to use them to promote healthy living, and improve physical and emotional health!  Each class includes take-homes (including samples, DIY items made during class, and handouts)    This is a 4-part series ($15 per class, or $50 for all four).  No discounts apply.

 

Course # 6380       Intro to Essential Oils

7:30-8:30 PM       Starts 4/5/17         1 Class

 

Course # 6381       Balancing Emotional

                                Health with Essential Oils

7:30-8:30 PM       Starts 4/19/17      1 Class

 

Course # 6383       Hands-On Essential Oils for

                                Caregivers

7:30-8:30 PM       Starts 4/26/17      1 Class

 

Course # 6384       Essential Oils for Pets

7:30-8:30 PM       Starts 5/3/17         1 Class

 

Fee $15 per class or $50 for all four.  No discounts apply.

Gretchen Sgagliardich

 

MOMMY AND ME ESSENTIAL OILS

Bring your kids along to this fun hands-on oils class.  Learn the basics of essential oils, while you and your kids  make playdough and craft using the oils!  Fee includes one adult and one child.  $5 fee for each additional child.  No discounts apply.

 

Course # 6485       Thursday               NHS

6:00-7:30 PM       Starts 5/11/17      1 Class

Gretchen Sgagliardich

 

 

SELF-DEFENSE AND STREET SMARTS FOR WOMEN

Join a serious discussion and hands-on practice of intuitive ways to protect yourself learning about heightened awareness and improvised weapons to escape premeditated or spontaneous dangerous situations such as car jacking, elevator assaults, unattended parking garages, stalkers, drunks, obscene calls or email, traveling alone, sexual harassment, weapon confrontation, and more.

 

Course # 8403       Thursday               NHS

6:00-7:00 PM       Starts 4/6/17         4 Classes

Audra Mace                                          Fee $99

 

  

INTRODUCTION TO NUMEROLOGY

Numerology is an ancient metaphysical science that reveals the blueprint of every human being’s life and is an accurate and powerful self-help tool.  You will learn to calculate 7 personality numbers, 4 pinnacles and challenges, 3 makor life cycles, and karmic lessons and debts for yourself, family and friends.  

 

Session I

Course # 6407       Thursday               NHS

6:00-7:15 PM       Starts 3/23/17      1 Class

                                                                Fee $49

Session II

Course # 6408       Thursday               NHS

6:00-7:15 PM       Starts 5/11/17      1 Class

 

Audra Mace                                          Fee $49

Reiki Master, Chakradance™ Facilitator and

Tai Chi Easy™ Practice Leader