Of Special Interest
To register please call 914-606-6830 and press option 1
Royal Icing Decorating Techniques
Learn the art of decorating with royal icing including icing consistency, coloring, outlining, flooding and wet-on-wet decorating. Students will bring 6-8 cookies (either homemade or store bought) to decorate, along with a container to carry home decorated cookies so they can dry flat in a single layer.
CE-COOK 2062, 1 Sat., June 6, 4:00-6:00 pm, KNC-4, $25 (+ $40 materials fee, payable to instructor). L Nicholas. #5848
Fondant Decorating Techniques
Learn the art of decorating with fondant. Learn how to work with fondant and color fondant, cover a cake, and make fondant decorations. Students will bring a cake to decorate and a container to carry home their completed cake project.
CE-COOK 2061, 1 Sat., June 6, 6:30-8:30 pm, KNC-4, $25 (+ $40 materials fee, payable to instructor). L Nicholas. #5849
Orphan Train to Destiny
Discover the history of the Orphan Train Era (1853-1929), which saw the largest migration of children in American history. So many orphans were sent to Iowa that it is estimated that one in four Iowans are descendants of orphan train riders. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for list of optional books.
CE-HIST 2052, 3 Mon., July 6-20, 6:30-8:30 pm, KNC-3, $75. T Riley. #5486
American Film-An Introduction
Do movies have a specific language? How do the filmmakers communicate with us through films? Look at different aspects of American films and see how certain filmmaking techniques create specific audience responses and see how certain tools are used including cinematography, mise-en-scene, music and more. Study the language of film by looking at film technique, film structure, and how specific films have shaped American culture.
CE-FILM 2048, 2 M/Th, June 4 & 8, 1:00-3:30 pm, KNC-3, $65. A Akarcesme. #5604
Pet Therapy and Animal Assisted Activities
Become familiar with the steps to become a Therapy Dog team, as well as a R.E.A.D. team (Reading Education Assistance Dogs). Learn about Animal Assisted Activities in Assisted Living facilities, schools, veteran’s hospitals, and libraries. View videos of dogs at work and hear about local visits presently taking place. At the end, you will have enough information to decide if you want to become involved in the rewarding experience of pet therapy.
CE-ANIML 2005, 1 Wed., July 8, 6:30-8:30 pm, KNC-2, $25. J Audevard. #5017