Spring is in the air and to celebrate March and our transition into spring we have a special series for this month. Our Step Into Spring series includes 15 refreshing classes to get you thinking of rebirth, renewal, and the sunshine that comes with the dawn of a new spring.
Since Daylight Saving Time begins on Sunday, March 14, 2021, at 2:00 A.M that means that on Saturday night, you’ll need to set your clocks forward one hour to lose an hour as you “spring ahead.”
However, just because you lose an hour doesn’t mean you have to miss out on great learning opportunities. Step into this spring with style and our great spring series classes:
Spring is in the air and it's full of new growth and new beginnings. Why not put some spring energy into your life? Join these GetSetUp sessions to learn something new, meet new people and have some fun!Step Into Spring!
Spring into Creativity
Isn’t it time to let your creative side shine? Whether you are sharing spring images or telling stories create a spring for new ideas, new knowledge, and new connections.
Tell the story of your life--or of a trip. Writing a simple memoir is something that everyone should do--for family or friends. Using free tools available to anyone who owns a computer, learn the basics of outlining a story, writing and editing, adding photos and how to share that with others who can read, review and comment on your story as you write it.Everyone has a Story to Tell
Art journaling gives you the benefits of both journaling and enjoying the world around you. It is a powerful tool full of excellent benefits! Observing nature and your environment forces you to focus on your subject longer and helps you to see more than you would otherwise have. Journaling can be written, drawn, painted, or other creative formats. The goal is seeing the world as a child would – with excitement and awe.Introduction to Art Journaling
Nature Inspired- Do you feel like you need some simple direction to help you be more "artistic"? Most objects can be broken down into simple shapes to help draw them. Using some common nature-inspired themes, we'll look at examples of birds, trees and animals for some guidance about how to draw them. Bring along your pencil and paper to follow along as we have fun drawing!Basic Drawing- Nature Inspired!
Smartphone cameras are incredibly capable—with more options and functions than you may realize. In this course, we’ll cover various functions of your smartphone camera. You’ll learn how your phone camera can help you compose a shot. You’ll discover how to take striking portraits and panoramic pictures. And you’ll learn how to edit your photos to make them even more dazzling.How to Take Great Pictures With Your iPhone
Did you know you can create your own photo book? Learn how to make a photo book and get it printed for family, friends, or personal use.Creating Photo Books Online
Instagram images are all over, and it has even become a verb with ‘instagramable’ moments. Learn all about this popular social media app and its many features. Then if you feel inspired you can get started creating your profile and sharing images, videos, and stories.Share Photos on Instagram - Why it's so Popular
Spring Into a New Beat
Create your own playlists and listen to some new tunes as you learn ways to manage your music. Add some step moves to that as you explore movement and how it can get in tune with your personal life beat.
Learn to create playlists of the music you love for different occasions and moods.
The Hustle or line dance has many variations. This class is for beginners and will teach step-by-step how to do the Hustle line dance. It will have you on the dance floor in virtually no time.Learn Line Dancing (Hustle)
Qigong (pronounced chee-gong) is an ancient Chinese exercise and healing technique that involves meditation, controlled breathing, and movement exercises. It may help improve one's mental and physical health by integrating posture, movement, breathing technique, self-massage, sound, and focused intent.Qigong for Beginners
Spring Into New Knowledge
Learn a new skill or technique that you can share with others this spring. Learn how to share the joy of new wine, a bit of improv, or your thoughts and stories across different mediums. Send a message to those you love in new and diverse ways this spring.
Do you have great thoughts and want to share them? Learn how to share your thoughts in a podcast.
In this fun and interactive class, you'll learn what improv is, and how you can use it in everyday life. No experience necessary! You'll get tips on how to live in the moment and have a great time as part of a group. Lots of laughs and smiles guaranteed!Fall in Love With Improv Comedy!
Learn how to share your life story either by writing or recording your memoirs.Write or Record Family History or Life Story Using Online Tools
Learn simple phrases in French, hello, what's your name, how are you, how's the weather, what's for lunch, etc. We will also learn sample responses. With assistance, learners will converse with the guide and with each other. Parlez à de nouveaux amis.
Learn to taste, talk, and evaluate wines from an expert. Expand your wine knowledge from grape to glass. Optional: Bring a glass of wine to class.
How to make a card online with Canva. Choose a card template or you can design your own card from scratch. Change the images, fonts and colors. Add your message, print or share. Express yourself however you like and bring happiness to others.
*Please sign up for a free account prior to class at www.canva.comCreating Cards and Invitations with Canva
No matter what your spring plans are there are lots of great things you can spring into to spark a new light in your life this spring. Join one or more of these great classes from our Step into Spring so that you feel ready to face spring renewed!Step Into Spring With A GetSetUp Class!