Current Classes

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Search for an upcoming class by category on this page — just click on the class title to learn more, or use the gray search bar at the top, right of this page to find a class or instructor by keyword. If you have any questions, contact Christine in the Education Office: 508.428.0669.

Classes in the much-anticipated John and Marjorie McGraw Family Ceramics Studio begin January 13, 2020! Check out our brand new Pottery & Sculpture curriculum below—register now before the rush!

NEW! Pottery & Sculpture Classes

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Throwing for Beginners with Ron Dean
8 classes: Mondays, Jan 13–Mar 2, 9am–12pm

Intermediate Throwing with Ron Dean
8 classes: Mondays, Jan 13–Mar 2, 1–4pm

Choose Your Own Adventure for ages 7–11 with Sarah Rossi
10 classes: Tuesdays, Jan 14–Mar 17, 5:30–7:30pm

Introduction to the Pottery Wheel with Holly Heaslip
6 classes: Wednesdays, Jan 15–Feb 19, 9:30am–12:30pm

Introduction to Tile Making with Mary Richmond
8 classes: Wednesdays, Jan 15–Mar 4, 2–4pm

The Clay Sampler PM with Neil Grant
3 classes: Wednesdays, Jan 15–29, 6:30–8:30pm

Surface Decoration with Kimberly Sheerin
8 classes: Thursdays, Jan 16–Mar 5, 12:30–3:30pm

Teen Wheel for ages 12–17 with Kimberly Sheerin
8 classes: Thursdays, Jan 16–Mar 5, 4–5:30pm

Vessels with Sarah Rossi
8 classes: Thursdays, Jan 16–Mar 5, 6–9pm

The Clay Sampler AM with Neil Grant
3 classes: Thursdays, Jan 16–30, 10am–12pm

Learn Portrait Sculpture with Neil Grant
8 classes: Tuesdays, Jan 21–Mar 10, 9:30am–12:30pm

Continuous Coils: Handbuilding with the Spiral with David M. Cravenho
8 classes: Wednesdays, Feb 26–Apr 22, 6–9pm

Outside of the Box: Slab Construction with David M. Cravenho
8 classes: Fridays, Feb 28–Apr 24, 1–4pm

Model a Clay Figure from Life with Fred X Brownstein
5 classes: Mon–Fri, May 25–29, 9am–4pm

Painting, Drawing & Mixed Media Classes

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Figure Drawing Studio with Jackie with Jackie Reeves
IN SESSION/drop-in: First Tuesday of each month, Sep 3–Dec 3, 5–8pm

Art Party! Saturday Kids' Workshop, Session 2 with Donna Rockwell & Hannah Bouvier
IN SESSION/drop-in: Saturdays, Oct 26–Dec 7, 1–4pm

The Accidental Masterpiece, November 2019 with Ed Chesnovitch
IN SESSION/drop-in: Mondays, Oct 28–Dec 2, 1–4pm

Watercolor Wednesdays, Late Fall 2019 with Rosalie McCarthy
6 classes: Wednesdays, Nov 6–Dec 18, 11am–2pm

Late Fall Watercolor Studio, Any Level Welcome with Mary Richmond
6 classes: Thursdays, Nov 7–Dec 19, 10am–12pm

Watercolor for Scaredy Cats II, Late Fall 2019 with Mary Richmond
6 classes: Thursdays, Nov 7–Dec 19, 12:30pm–2:30pm

Mixed Media Studio Level 2, Late Fall 2019 with Jackie Reeves
6 classes: Thursdays, Nov 7–Dec 19, 1–4pm

Acrylic Fridays, Late Fall 2019 with Rosalie McCarthy
6 classes: Fridays, Nov 8–Dec 20, 11am–2pm

Intro to Collage and Mixed Media Art with Jackie Reeves
5 classes: Wednesdays, Nov 13–Dec 18, 2:30–4:30pm

Big Brush Painting with Joe with Joe Gallant
1 class: Saturday, Nov 23, 1–4:30pm

Narrative Storytelling Through Collage with Ric Haynes
1 class: Sunday, Nov 24, 10am–5pm

Craft and Do-It-Yourself Classes

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Journal & Bookmaking Workshop with Mary Richmond
IN SESSION/drop-in: Sundays, Nov 3, 10, & 17, 10am–3pm

Advanced Stained Glass Evenings, November 2019 with Neil Maciejewski
4 classes: Wednesdays, Nov 13–Dec 11, 5:30–8:30pm

Stained Glass for Beginners Mornings, November 2019 with Neil Maciejewski
4 classes: Fridays, Nov 15–Dec 13, 10am–1pm

Stained Glass for Beginners Afternoons, November 2019 with Neil Maciejewski
4 classes: Mondays, Nov 18–Dec 9, 2–5pm

Holiday Candy House Workshop for ages 8–14 with Gabriella Melchiorri
1 class: Saturday, Nov 30, 1–4pm

Stained Glass Holiday Workshop with Neil Maciejewski
2 classes: Sat-Sun, Nov 30 & Dec 1 , 10am–3pm

Holiday Candy House Workshop for ages 8–14 with Gabriella Melchiorri
1 class: Saturday, Dec 14, 1–4pm

Dance and Movement

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Dance Party with Ellen Brodsky: Salsa! with Ellen Brodsky
1 class: Friday, November 15, 7–8:30pm

Dance Party with Ellen Brodsky: Holiday Swing! with Ellen Brodsky
1 class: Friday, December 13, 7–8:30pm

Yoga to Soothe Your Soul with Sue Andersen
4 classes: Mondays, Jan 6–27, 9–10:30am

Humanities

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Basics of Screenwriting with Audrey Chevannes
3 classes: Wed–Fri, Dec 4–6, 9am–12pm

Creative Writing Workshop with Erica Lee Smith
8 classes: Sundays, Jan 12–Mar 1, 1–4pm

What's Your Story, Morning Glory? with Christine Ernst
Ongoing: Saturdays weekly, 9–11am, no class Nov 16

The Playwrights Lab at Cotuit Center for the Arts with Jean and James Anton
Ongoing: Twice monthly, on the 2nd Sunday and 4th Saturday, 6pm–9pm and 10am–12pm

Music

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Intermediate Ukulele, Winter 2020 with Steve Gregory
8 classes: Saturdays, Jan 11–Feb 29, 10:30am–12pm

Beginner Ukulele, Winter 2020 with Steve Gregory
8 classes: Saturdays, Jan 11–Feb 29, 9–10:20am

Cape Cod Drum Circle with Sam Holmstock
Ongoing: Sun monthly, 5–7pm

Drumming Through Trauma with Sam Holmstock
Ongoing: Tue weekly, 5:30–6:30pm

Photography

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Adobe Lightroom & Photoshop Together with Bob Singer
4 classes: Tuesdays, Nov 12–Dec 3, 9am–12pm

Theater and Performance

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Stage Combat 101: Intro to Swordplay with Jess Wilson
1 class: Sunday, Nov 17, 10am–4pm

Improv Your Life with Melinda Gallant
1 class: Saturday, Nov 23, 9am–12pm

Expressing Yourself: Acting 101 for ages 8–12 with Genevieve Breitbach
1 class: Sunday, Nov 24, 12–4pm