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JCC 2017-18 Performing Arts presents UP Quartet - An Evening of Chamber Music

David Felberg and friends perform an evening of chamber music by Jewish composers.
PROGRAM: Bryce Dessner - Aheym; Osvaldo Golijov - Tenebrae; John Zorn - Kol Nidre; George Gershwin - Lullaby; Felix Mendelssohn - Quartet No. 2 in A Minor.
Tickets: $20 JCC members, students and seniors (65+) $25 General Admission
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or call (505)348-4518

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Children's Dance

Pre-Dance
SUNDAYS 12-12:45pm
January 21-May 13

TUESDAYS 3:15-4pm
January 23-May 8

Dance 1
January 21-May 13
SUNDAYS 1-1:55pm

$175 member / $240 non-member
16-week session

Dance 1: (Ages 5+) Combines ballet and Jazz. Continued introduction to dance with emphasis on dance foundations, coordination, basic dance terminology, and learning dance etiquette. Dancers will develop strength, technique, and correct body placement in a creatively challenging atmosphere.
(16 weeks)

Instructor: Sarah Custer at sarahwesterlund@gmail.com

Pre-Dance: (Ages 3-5) Introduction to dance with an emphasis on dance foundation, coordination, and basic dance terminology. Have fun in a highly energized, upbeat class.

Instructor: Sarah Custer at sarahwesterlund@gmail.com

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Pottery Making 1 and 2 for Adults and Teens

TUES or WED 1/9-3/21, 5:45-7:45pm
$175 JCC mem/$200 non-mem
TUES Class SOLD OUT!
12th Class to be scheduled!

Teens over 16 and Adults are welcome/ Pottery Making 1 is for beginners with little to no experience on pottery wheels. Pottery Making 2 is for those who have taken at least one class with Celeste. Learn and refine the art of wheel thrown pottery. Make your own tea cups, coffee mugs, plates, goblets, and trimmed bowls by using pottery wheel and hand building the assemblages. All works will be glaze fired and food safe. Instructor: Celeste Boals. www.BoalsArt.com

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Tuesday Mixed Media Art After School Ages 5-11

12 Tuesdays from 4:15 - 5:30 pm * Jan 9th through Mar 20th

Projects designed to challenge each child at her/his own level.

This is a multi-media art class where creativity and imagination are the name of the game. Based on student interest, we will explore media of: ceramics, sculpture, drawing, painting, printmaking, and collage. Maybe we will do them all!

Come away with colorful 2 and 3-dimensional works of art that will make great gifts and can last a lifetime!

Taught by Celeste Boals, professional art educator and visual artist who has offered diverse art classes from ceramics to painting to mobiles to pottery for all ages from 5-95 at the JCC for the past 6 years. She's become a favorite teacher for her patient, positive energy and encouragement. Celeste is the author/illustrator of children's book, Pop! Here Comes the Sun!

(siblings 10% discount)10 Tuesdays, 4:15 til 5:30 pm, 1/2 to 3/20

$150 (JCC members)
$175 (non-members)

~Fee includes materials~

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Social Scapes, original pen and watercolor paintings by Maddy Witt

Social Scapes, original pen and watercolor paintings by Maddy Witt on display in the auditorium December 27, 2017 through February 7, 2018. Opening wine/cheese reception with the artist Wednesday, December 27, from 5-7pm. Maddy, raised in Albuquerque, graduated from Trinity University in San Antonio in 2016 with a BA in Studio Art. An aspiring art conservationist and artist, Witt has paired a love of travel with her desire to acquire "hands-on" experience in art preservation which she gained in an internship at the Israel Museum in Jerusalem.

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YOU'RE FUNNY, BUT YOU DON'T LOOK JEWISH

March 3, 2018 7:30pm at JCC
Tickets: $20 JCC Members, students, seniors $25 General

Italian American, African American, Vietnamese American and Indian American Jewish stand-up comedians Mike Capozzola, Gina Gold, Joe Nguyen and Samson Koletkar will visit from the Bay Area to share their own experiences about being undercover members of the tribe! The show has sold out performances in the USA & Canada. Just think of it as Indian spices topping a matzah pizza served with Vietnamese iced-coffee in an African American bakery. For more information: yourefunnybutyoudontlookjewish.com

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