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Home & Environment

Our classes have been designed to provide you the skills to care and improve your home and the environment.

  • FLORAL DESIGN WITH IKEBANA

    Learn traditional and contemporary forms of Ikebana and develop a closeness with nature while exploring this elegant art form.

    Duration: 9 wks
    Date range: March 23 to May 25
    (No class: April 6.)
    Day(s) of the week: Thursday
    Hour: 12:30–4 p.m.
    Address: Greendell Rm P2

    Quarter: Spring 2017
    Prerequisite: None
    Price: $94
    Instructor: Thanh Kosen Nguyen, nguyeht@gmail.com

  • GARDENING IN SPRING

    Maintain a beautiful landscape naturally. Create a healthy garden using nontoxic methods for controlling pests, planting, mulching,..and more!

    Duration: 9 wks
    Date range: March 22 to May 24
    (No class: April 5.)
    Day(s) of the week: Wednesday
    Hour: 10 a.m.–12 Noon
    Address: Cubberley Rm A2

    Quarter: Spring 2017
    Prerequisite: None
    Price: $65*
    Instructor: Sherri Bohan, bloomngrdr@gmail.com

  • MANAGING YOUR REMODELING PROJECT LIKE A PRO

    Learn the steps, be aware of the process and obtain the knowledge that gets you the home of your dreams!

    Duration: 5 wks
    Date range: April 11 to May 9
    Day(s) of the week: Tuesday
    Hour: 6:30–9 p.m.
    Address: Palo Alto HS Rm 1709

    Quarter: Spring 2017
    Prerequisite: None
    Price: $100
    Instructor: Mollyanne Sherman, mollyanne@macdesignstudio.com

  • SEWING BASICS

    Learn new or refresh existing sewing skills. Choose your own project. Work from a commercial pattern — or design your own!

    Duration: 4 wks
    Date range: March 21 to April 19
    (No class: April 4 and April 5.)
    Day(s) of the week: Tuesday and Wednesday
    Hour: 7–10 p.m.
    Address: J L Stanford Middle School Sewing Rm 140

    Quarter: Spring 2017
    Prerequisite: None
    Price: $98
    Instructor: DeAnne Appleton, appletonsews@gmail.com

  • UPHOLSTERY: Basic Techniques

    Learn the hands-on skills and traditions of the craft of upholstery by working on your own contemporary or antique project.

    Quarter: Spring 2017
    Prerequisite: None
    Instructor: Kathleen Koenig, kathleenkoenig4@gmail.com and Ann Laveroni, arlaveroni@aol.com -and- isatrainer@gmail.com

    SECTION A

    Duration: 9 wks
    Date range: March 21 to May 23
    Day(s) of the week: Tuesday
    Hour: 9 a.m.–2:30 p.m.
    Address: Palo Alto HS Upholstering Rm 904
    Price: $238

    SECTION B

    Duration: 9wks
    Date range: March 23 to May 25
    Day(s) of the week: Thursday
    Hour: 9 a.m.–2:30 p.m.
    Address: Palo Alto HS Upholstering Rm 904
    Price: $238