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Painting, Pizza and Punch
We provide the painting and pizza; you bring your favorite beverage! 

January 20th Class - Paint a snowman and learn about contour drawing using crayons, markers, water colors and acrylic paints. Before painting, pizza will be served. Patricia Moore instructs the class. Registration deadline: January 13.

Ages 5-15    $15    1 session  - Cancelled
Village Hall, Lower Level, Rooms 1 & 2
14009-01 F 6-7:30 pm      Jan 20

March 17th Class - Create artwork about spring using mixed media and have a chance to have your masterpiece shown on Channel 7. Before painting, pizza will be served. Patricia Moore instructs the class. Registration deadline: March 10.

Ages 5-15    $15  1 session    
Village Hall, Lower Level, Rooms 1 & 2
14009-02 F 6-7:30 pm      Mar 17


Young Picassos
Discover your inner artist through the creations of a wonderful piece of art using mixed media, watercolors, pencils, crayons, charcoal and India ink! All supplies included except an all-purpose art pad purchased by the participant. Patricia Moore instructs the class. No class May 10. Registration deadline: one week prior to the class.

Ages 5-13      $35     4 weeks
Village Hall, Employee Lounge
14005-01   W    6-7:30 pm     Feb 1-Feb 22 
14005-02   W    6-7:30 pm     Apr 5-Apr 26
14005-03   Sa   2-3:30 pm    Apr 8-Apr 29
14005-04   Sa   2-3:30 pm    May 6-May 27

Ages 5-13    $18    2 weeks
Village Hall, Employee Lounge
14005-05   W    6-7:30 pm    May 3-17

Toast and Tint
Toast and Tint is a carefree, easy and FUN art party! Not artistic? Don't worry! Local artist Patricia Moore will guide you step by step to recreate the featured project of the night. Grab your friends, family or coworkers and make it an evening of art and camaraderie. We provide all the materials, along with snacks. This class is BYOB, so grab a bottle of wine on your way over! This class is open to adults of all skill level, no experience necessary, and at the end of the night, you'll be able to leave with a unique piece of art created by your own hand. Patricia Moore instructs the class. Registration deadline: one week prior to the class.

Ages 21 & Older     $35  1 session    
Dining on the Green, 349 Main St.

12101-01 F   7-9:30 pm   Jan 27   Decorate wood boxes by painting or doing a collage. Boxes will be
                                                      provided or you may bring your own. 
12101-02 F   7-9:30 pm   Apr 28   Learn how to use faux silver, gold and copper leafing in your painting.
12101-03 F   7-9:30 pm   May 19  Bring glass or pottery and any materials (photo, cards, papers)
                                                       you would like to incorporate to paint and decorate. 

Blues Kids Harmonica Class
Learn basic harmonica techniques such as playing within the 12 bar blues progression and more. No musical experience is required. Bring a C diatonic harmonica and a desire to learn to play the blues! Clement Bashir instructs the class.

Ages 7-14    $70   8 weeks
Village Hall, Recreation & Parks Conference Rm
12000-01 M 6-7 pm Jan 9-Feb 27 - cancelled
12000-02 M 6-7 pm Mar 6-Apr 24 
12000-03 M 6-7 pm May 1-June 19

Beginning Blues Harmonica
Learn basic harmonica techniques. Learn to play clear single notes, tongue blocking, and play within the 12 bar blues progression. We will also cover bending notes, octaves and more. No musical experience is required. Bring a C diatonic harmonica, a desire to play the blues and your ears. Clement Bashir instructs the class. Private lessons available upon request.

Ages 15 & older     $80     8 weeks
Village Hall, Recreation & Parks Conference Rm
12100-01    W   7-8 pm     Jan 11-Mar 1   
12100-02    W   7-8 pm     Mar 8-Apr 26
12100-03    W   7-8 pm     May 3-June 21

Mama’s Birds Performing Arts
The Mama's Birds Performing Arts Youth Organization will provide 7 weeks of singing lessons, dance lessons, acting lessons and stage presence coaching with a fun and interactive approach provided by experienced instructors currently in the business today, all in preparation for their BIG FINALE SHOWCASE! Program is brought to you by Sandy Redd.

Only 25 slots available so register today! Affordable payment plans available (one time $10 payment plan fee applies).

Ages 8-18      $210      7 Weeks
Dining on the Green, 349 Main St.
14008-01   Tu, W, Th     Feb 21-Apr 6    5:30-7:30 pm

 

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Suburban Youth Symphony Orchestra Auditions

Auditions will be held on Sunday, February 5th, 2017 by appointment.

Audition requirements are two scales, two contrasting pieces (fast, slow) and sight reading. Please apply online at www.suburbanyouthsymphony.org

Age requirements are 8-17 years. Suburban Youth Symphony Orchestra is a 503c not for profit organization. Students attend weekly Sunday rehearsals. Students also receive enrichment experiences such as master classes, reduced prices to some area professional concerts, and professional coaching. Students perform multiple times in the year.

Further information including student handbook and schedule of rehearsals on concerts can be found on the website, www.suburbanyouthsymphony.org

To schedule an audition, go to the website, www.suburbanyouthsymphony.org   Audition fee is $10.

Further questions may be emailed to

Additional Links:

Park Forest Community Gardens

Park Forest Fire Department CPR Classes

Park Forest Library

Tall Gras Arts Association

Teen Zone