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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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March 2018

Mobile Photography Made Easy

$42
March 24 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Room 12, 2791 24th Street
Sacramento, CA 95818 United States
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Take great pictures and videos on the go with this smartphone photography class! Saturday, March 24th 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. in Room 12  Fee: $35 plus $7 materials fee ($42 total) Advanced Registration Required; Attendance is limited.  REGISTER HERE What if you had the power right in your own hands to create fun, smart, and effective visuals anytime, anywhere?  If you use a smart phone, you already do!  Being able to get great pictures and videos on the go…

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Embroidery 101

$50
March 24 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
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One event on April 7, 2018 at 11:00am

Sierra Cottage, 2791 24th street
Sacramento, CA 95818 United States
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Saturdays, March 24th & April 7th 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. in the Sierra Art Parlor Fee: $50 All materials included Advanced registration required; attendance is limited. REGISTER HERE Join Cate the Funmaker for Embroidery 101! We will cover basic embroidery technique and stitches, straight stitch, back stitch, split stitch, lazy daisy, laced running stitch, seed stitch and French knots! Our second class will cover filler stitches such as cross stitch, basket weave and Satin stitch. We will practice these…

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April 2018

Beginning Spanish

$100
April 3 @ 6:00 pm - 7:20 pm
Room 12, 2791 24th Street
Sacramento, CA 95818 United States
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Converse with more than 400 million Spanish speakers world wide and travel in over 21 foreign countries with ease! TUESDAYS, April 3rd- May 8th 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 language in a…

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Drawing 102

$80
April 3 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Sierra Cottage, 2791 24th street
Sacramento, CA 95818 United States
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Put pencil to paper while you learn the fundamentals of drawing! Tuesdays, April 3- May 22 6:00-7:30 p.m. in the Sierra Art Parlor Fee: $80/person With Instructor & Fun-maker Cate Schmiedt Advanced registration required; attendance limited to 10 students. REGISTER HERE Join us for a continuation to Drawing 101! This class is 8 weeks long with 1.5 hours of instruction & projects followed by a half hour of bonus (optional) drawing time. Students can leave at 7:30 p.m. if they’d like or stay…

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Continuing Spanish

$100
April 4 @ 6:00 pm - 7:20 pm
Room 11, 2791 24th Street
Sacramento, CA 95818 United States
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Converse with more than 400 million Spanish speakers world wide and travel in over 21 foreign countries with ease! WEDNESDAYS, April 4th- May 9th 6-7:20 p.m. in Room 11 Fee: $100 All students need to purchase this Spanish workbook for class. (it's good for all levels of Spanish taught through the Learnery) Shucks! This class is full. Email Katie to be added to the waitlist. The next in the series, this class continues with the basics towards conversation, including more tenses & irregular…

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Drawing 101 – Art Class for Beginners

$80
April 5 @ 6:00 am - 7:30 pm
Sierra Cottage, 2791 24th street
Sacramento, CA 95818 United States
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Put pencil to paper while you learn the fundamentals of drawing! Thursdays, April 5- May 24 6:00-7:30 p.m. in the Sierra Art Parlor Fee: $80/person With Instructor & Fun-maker Cate Schmiedt Advanced registration required; attendance limited to 10 students. REGISTER HERE Drawing 101 is back by popular demand! This class is 8 weeks long with 1.5 hours of instruction & projects followed by a half hour of bonus (optional) drawing time. Students can leave at 7:30 p.m. if they’d like or stay…

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Spring into Florals: Watercolor Workshop

$35
April 14 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Room 11, 2791 24th Street
Sacramento, CA 95818 United States
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Saturday, April 14th 3:00 -5:00 p.m. in Room 11 Fees: $30/person plus $5 materials fee ($35 total) Advanced registration required; attendance is limited. with Watercolor Artist Tonja Wilcox Shucks! This class is full. Email Katie to be added to the waitlist. Watercolor is hot and florals reign! Come explore this fun and whimsical style of painting with local artist Tonja Wilcox. Tonja will teach you how to create several different flower and foliage shapes and lead you through a finished project. You will take…

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Intro to Watercolors

$35
April 21 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Room 11, 2791 24th Street
Sacramento, CA 95818 United States
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Saturday, April 21st 3:00 -5:00 p.m. in Room 11 Fees: $30/person plus $5 materials fee ($35 total) Advanced registration required; attendance is limited. with Watercolor Artist Tonja Wilcox REGISTER HERE We added a second class, due to it's popularity, yay! Get your feet wet in this watercolor basics course with local artist Tonja Wilcox! This tutorial is perfect for beginners and novice painters. We’ll talk about recommended supplies, basic color theory, and techniques to get you started. We’ll explore color…

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Home Buying 101: A Class for First Time Home Buyers

$10
April 26 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Room 12, 2791 24th Street
Sacramento, CA 95818 United States
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Is home ownership a dream of yours?  Why not make it a goal and start planning how to make it a reality!  The best way to start is gaining important home buying knowledge and gaining confidence to explore your options! Thursday, April 26th 6:30-8:30 p.m. in Room 12 Fee: $10/person Advanced Registration Required. REGISTER NOW Join local real estate expert Leanna Halldorf and mortgage lender Mark DiMercurio for an in-depth look at first-time home buying. Attendees will start with a…

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Woodland Terrarium Workshop

$30
April 28 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Room 11, 2791 24th Street
Sacramento, CA 95818 United States
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Take on the terrarium trend with Tufarock Design! Saturday. April 28th 3:00-4:30 p.m. Room 11 at Sierra 2 Center Fee: $30/ person Advanced Registration Required; Attendance is limited to 15 students. REGISTER HERE Terrariums: beautiful and trendy mini-ecosystems that are great displaying and growing plants indoors!  Join us for a fun workshop that features a terrarium planting project. All materials are included! Join Joe Triglia from Tufarock Design as he explains the best plants to use and how to care…

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May 2018

Mother’s Day High Tea

$45
May 13 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Curtis Hall, 2791 24th Street
Sacramento, CA 95818 United States
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A delightful (and delicious) tea experience to celebrate the mothers in your life! Sunday, May 13th 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. in Curtis Hall Fees: $45/person  Advanced registration required; attendance is limited. with local tea sommelier Ellen Ogle-Arden Shucks! This class is full! Contact Katie to be added to the wait list. Join The Novel Tea for a traditional Mother's Day High Tea. Learn about the history of afternoon tea in the United States, the difference between afternoon tea and …

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Let’s Dance: Salsa

$25
May 20 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Studio 3, 2791 24th Street
sacramento, CA 95818 United States
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A great opportunity to learn and refine your social dance skills in a fun, friendly, and exciting environment! Sunday, May 20 2:00 – 3:30 p.m. in Studio 3 Fee: $25/couple Advanced registration required; space is limited. Shucks! This class is full! Try our Cha Cha class next month or email Katie to be added to the wait list. Salsa - not the dip with chips! - is one of the most popular styles of social dance today which you can…

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