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The Learnery at the Sierra 2 Center provides a variety of quality, local learning opportunities for people of all ages! Discover a new hobby, pursue passions, foster creative talent, or become an expert on an interesting topic with our educational enrichment classes taught by area experts. Our offerings range from the arts to technology, and culinary courses to professional development.
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A sewing class for tea drinkers and morning people! Saturday, July 28th 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. in the Garden Room Fee: $50/person Advanced registration required; space is limited. Registration deadline: Saturday, July 21st REGISTER NOW Have you always wanted to sew, but aren't sure where to start? This is the class for you. Dust off that sewing machine and make a tote bag! In between sips of tea, you'll learn how to: Thread your sewing machine. Cut fabric accurately. Sew…More Information
Converse with more than 400 million Spanish speakers world wide and travel in over 21 foreign countries with ease! TUESDAYS, August 14- September 25th (skipping 9/4 for Labor Day) 6-7:20 p.m. in Room 12 Fee: $100 All students need to purchase this Spanish workbook for class. (it’s good for all levels of Spanish taught through the Learnery) REGISTER HERE Build a foundation for greater intercultural communication with this beginner course, for those with little to no experience with Spanish. Learn a new…More Information
Craft your own rustic bird-attracting garden focal point! Saturday. August 18th 3:00-4:30 p.m. Room 11 at Sierra 2 Center Fee: $35/ person Advanced Registration Required; Attendance is limited to 15 students. Check back soon for online registration. Dive into the exciting world of hypertufa art by hand-crafting your own unique birdbath. The hypertufa mixture is an affordable medium for crafting garden decorations, pots and sculptures that are natural-looking and lightweight! Join Joe Triglia of Tufarock Design as he guides you…More Information
Sierra 2 Center is proud to participate as an event sponsor in Sac Open Studios organized by Verge Center for the Arts. This 13th annual art event spans 2 weekends in September showcasing over 150 emerging and established artists in their studios across Sacramento County and, new this year, West Sacramento! We are bringing together artists who are unable to open their studios to performs arts demos, show their work and talk about their process. We will also offer handson arts experiences…Find out more »
A great opportunity to learn and refine your social dance skills in a fun, friendly, and exciting environment! Sunday, September 16th 2:00 – 3:30 p.m. in Studio 3 Fee: $25/couple Advanced registration required; space is limited. Check back soon for online registration. While considered one of the most sophisticated of dances today, the Waltz was thought to be quite scandalous when it was first danced in the middle of the Eighteenth Century. For a time, it was even banned by Papal…More Information