Programs & Classes

 

Program & Class Locations

Clarksville Community Center: 2311 Sam Gwin Drive

Clarksville Middle School: 101 Ettel Lane

Endris Lodge (Lapping Park):  Greentree Boulevard North

 

Golden Years Games

A $5 gift card to a local business will be awarded to the winners. On Miscellaneous Games day (no prize), bring your own game or play one provided by us. Co-sponsored by Riverview Village.  Pre-registration not required for these FREE games that take place every Thursday.

 

 

 

Location: Clarksville Community Center

Organizer: Dawn Stith

MIN/MAX: 5/50

  EUCHRE: 1ST Thursday at 1pm

BINGO: 2nd Thursday at 10am

DOMINOES OR MISC. GAMES: 3rd Thursday at 1pm

BUNCO: 4th Thursday at 10am

Card Making

In this class you will learn a variety of techniques to create beautiful cards that reflect just how much you care.  Let Wanda show you how fun and easy card making can be. This is a great place to share your creative ideas with others who share your passion for card making!

 

CLASS 1: Greeting Cards

You will make eight greeting cards total, four each of two designs. You will have a beautiful card to share with family or friends, just choose your sentiment!

 

CLASS 2: Autumn Greeting Cards

The lovely colors of Autumn will shine through in these beautiful cards. You will make eight greeting cards total, four of each design. You may find yourself feeling the warmth of summer and the crisp mornings of Autumn covering each of these cards.

 

CLASS 3: Holiday Cards

Yes, it does seem early to get your holiday cards started, but you will want these jolly cards in the mail in almost thirty days. Tonight you will make eight cards, four of each two designs. A tough of bling will have you in the mood for the nearing season.

 

Location: Clarksville Middle School

Instructor: Wanda Holdaway

MIN/MAX: 5/20

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  Description                                 Age        Day          Time             Date          Register By          Fee

 Autumn Greeting Card                   Adult        Tu        6:30-8:30P       10/17             10/13                $15

 Holiday Cards                               Adult         Tu        6:30-8:30P       11/14             11/10                $15

Edison Robot Challenge

Learn to build and barcode program your Edison robot. Once you have mastered the skills of building and programming we will have an Edison Robot Sumo Wrestling Challenge! This FREE activity is open to children in grades 3-12.

 

Location: Clarksville Middle School

Instructor: Kate Carunchia

MIN/MAX: 10/25

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  Description                                Age        Day          Time             Date          Register By          Fee

 Edison Robot Challenge                 9-18        Tu        6:30-7:30P       10/17             10/13               FREE

Integrated Pest Management

Managing insects and diseases in the home garden can at times be overwhelming and make an otherwise successful gardening season a nightmare. This is more so when the objective is to raise healthy vegetables or maintain an environmentally friending vegetable garden where little to no synthetic chemicals are used. This class will take participants through the basic principles of Integrated Pest Management, how they can be applied in the home garden to minimize on the use of synthetic chemicals while reducing insect and disease infestation in your garden.

 

Location: Clarksville Middle School

Instructor: Simon Kafari

MIN/MAX: 10/30

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  Description                                Age        Day          Time             Date          Register By          Fee

 Integrated Pest Management          Adult        Th        6:30-8:30P       10/19             10/13                $3

Arm Knitting a Cowl

Have you ever wanted to learn how to arm knit but thought it would be too difficult?  Well, believe it or not, arm knitting is not that difficult and it is fun to do.  In this class, you will learn arm knitting basics and make your own cowl or infinity scarf using the garter stitch that you can wear out that night. Supplies you will need to bring include scissors, and one skein of #6 Super Bulky Yarn that is 74 yards in length.

 

Location: Clarksville Middle School

Instructor: Mindy McIntosh-Shetter

MIN/MAX: 10/20

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  Description                                Age        Day          Time             Date          Register By          Fee

 Arm Knitting a Cowl                      Adult        Tu        7:00-9:00P        10/24             10/20               $25

Are You An Engineer?

Dry spaghetti is very brittle and breaks easily, but by gluing the strands together to create different shapes, you can make a model bridge that can hold a surprising amount of weight. Students of all ages compete in spaghetti bridge-building contests every year. Test your engineering skills and join us to build the strongest spaghetti bridge. The bridge that holds the most weight is the winner! Lets test your engineering skills today! This FREE activity is open to children in grades 3-12.

 

Location: Clarksville Middle School

Instructor: Kate Carunchia

MIN/MAX: 10/25

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  Description                                Age        Day          Time             Date          Register By          Fee

  Are You An Engineer?                   9-18         W       6:30-7:30P       11/08              11/03              FREE

Arm Knitting a Fringed Scarf

Looking to give arm knitting a try? Well if the answer is yes then this class is for you. In this class, you will learn the basic skills needed to arm knit along with completing a project. Please note that this fringed scarf is not the typical kind made for winter warmth. It is designed to be part of a fashion statement. Supplies you will need include 2 balls of #5 Super bulky or bulky  yarn and scissors.

 

Location: Clarksville Middle School

Instructor: Mindy McIntosh-Shetter

MIN/MAX: 10/20

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  Description                                Age        Day          Time             Date          Register By          Fee

  Arm Knitting a Fringed Scarf         Adult        Th        7:00-9:00P       11/09             11/03               $25

Healing Gardens

Healing gardens have been used by hospitals and large clinics as part of the healing process for patients. These gardens existed since ancient times but have been  more frequently used these days with scientific evidence that some forms of human healings can be enhanced with constructing gardens aimed at providing some level of satisfaction to some human sensories. In this class, participants will learn the basic concepts of healing gardens and how to set up simple healing gardens and enjoy the benefits in their backyards

 

Location: Clarksville Middle School

Instructor: Simon Kafari

MIN/MAX: 10/30

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  Description                                Age        Day          Time             Date          Register By          Fee

  Healing Gardens                          Adult        Th        6:30-8:30P       11/16             11/10                $3

Raising and Maintaining Vegetable Seedlings

Raising and managing vegetable seedlings at home can be viewed as daunting if the basic principles for doing this are not known or followed. One can easily run into problems such as damping-off that could kill all your seedlings to splindly and weak growing seedlings that are not good for the garden. Knowing the right conditions required for raising a vegetable nursery at home such as light, temperature, humidity, applying the right quantities of water and nutrients at the right time and following basic hygienic requirement is all that it takes to be successful. This class will take participants through the basics required for raising a successful vegetable nursery at home.

 

Location: Clarksville Middle School

Instructor: Simon Kafari

MIN/MAX: 10/30

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  Description                                Age        Day          Time             Date          Register By          Fee

  Raisings Seedlings                      Adult        Th        6:30-8:30P       12/14             12/08                 $3

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