If you love Spanish culture and want to gain tools for travelling and making new friends then this is the class for you. This level is for real beginners to Spanish. In Beginners 1, you will start to speak Spanish and, at the end of the course, you will be able to: greet people and say good-bye, introduce oneself and other people, request personal information, languages spoken, say addresses and phone numbers, talk about family members, describe people, interact in shops, answer the phone plus more.
Chinese Calligraphy Beginner
Learn the ancient art of Chinese Calligraphy through step-by-step instructions on writing Chinese characters. Students are encouraged to experience the rhythm and sense of design in Chinese writing, thereby bringing an aesthetic dimension to their understanding of the Chinese language. Program is taught in Cantonese and Mandarin. English translation will be available.
Acrylic Painting NEW!
Students learn basic color theory, use of mediums, techniques, including mixed media, photo imagery, and tools, and will explore the visual world through Acrylic Paint. Within each class: a demonstration and/or exploration of techniques. Students then use the studio class time to incorporate learned techniques, and develop their own art path. Student will be introduced to: Impressionism, cubism, realism, abstract and current approaches. Painting Materials are needed for this program. You have a choice of purchasing the “Optional Painting Kit” through KCCS or receiving a list to purchase on your own. Acrylic Materials List will be provided at time of registration. Feel free to bring any acrylic paints that you already have
Lessons Musical expressions takes on a creative and intuitive approach to music learning. With goals and learning styles varying from student to student, we help you first determine what you want to achieve, so we can make it our goal to get you there! From the basic beginners to preparing exams, all students will be encouraged to tap into their creative sides and be taught to express themselves through improvisation. Each class (session) is 30 minutes. If you’re learning at a grade 5 level or above, please book two, half hour sessions to ensure enough time for the lesson. All music books and materials are purchased separately. Order through our teachers. Instructor website: musicalexpressions.ca
Ukulele Sing Along!
Join this new program as we try to build a ukulele community at Killarney. There will be a song leader who will select the play list for each session and lead the songs. Song books will be available for purchase the day of the sing along for $15. We welcome beginners to experts! Please bring a stand and your ukulele!
You Can Ukulele for Beginners
Start on the road to an exciting lifetime of fun with this old/new instrument – the Ukulele. Learn the basics, from a simple understanding of the instrument to chord formation, strumming, and singing. Instructor will bring a few extra Ukuleles on the first class but each student must have their own ukulele thereafter
You Can Ukulele Level ll
For those who have taken the beginner class. Work on improving your skills. Instructor will bring a few extra Ukuleles on the first class but each student must have their own ukulele thereafter.