Day Instructional Programs 

INSTRUCTIONAL PROGRAMS

~ Pre-registration is required for all instructional programs.
~ Space is limited.
~ Online registration through RecConnect is only available to BALC members.
~ Upon arrival to your program, please check in at the front desk


 

Combined Beginners & Intermediate Level Watercolours

(min. 8 people / class, max. 15 people / class)

Instructor: Pat Megraw

Learn to mix colours.  Composition and design will be used to make your paintings your own.  Techniques will be introduced to get the best results. Learn to use your photographs to your advantage.  No experience necessary.  This is not a group lesson, but involves lots of one on one instruction.
Beginners to experienced painters welcome.
Supplies extra - please pick up supply list at Beckett Centre.
Please bring all supplies to 1st class.

3 weeks starting Monday, June 4
(June 4 - June 18)

Time: 10:30 am - 12:30 pm

Member Rate - $22.50 / 3 weeks
Non Member Rate - $31.50 / 3 weeks

 


 

ACRYLICS

(min. 8 people / class, max. 12 people / class)

Instructor: Pat Megraw

Learn how versatile acrylics can be!  Starting with a colour wheel, and an emphasis on composition and technique, you will learn how to approach various subject matter using your photographs.  No experience necessary.  This is not a group lesson but involves lots of one on one instruction.
Beginners to experienced painters welcome.
Supplies extra ~ please pick up supply list at Beckett Centre.
Please bring all supplies to 1st class.

3 weeks starting Monday, June 4 
(June 4 - June 18)

Time: 1:00 - 3:00 pm

Member Rate - $22.50 / 3 weeks
Non Member Rate - $31.50 / 3 weeks

 


Drawing & Sketching

(min. 8 people / max. 12 people)

Instructor: Pat Megraw

Start at your own level!  For beginners, learn to draw simple shapes, make them look 3 dimensional and progress to drawings - no experience necessary.  This is not a group lesson but involves lots of one on one instruction.
Supplies extra…pick up supply list at Beckett Centre.
Please bring all supplies to 1st class.

3 weeks starting Monday, June 4
(June 4 - June 18)

Time: 9:00 - 10:30 am

Member Rate - $17.50 / 3 weeks
Non Member Rate - $26.50 / 3 weeks

 


 

Mixed Medium Art Class

Watercolours or Acrylics?  You choose the medium you wish to work with in this new mixed medium art class.  This class is not a group lesson, but provides one on one instruction to help you create your work of art!
Supplies extra…pick up supply list at Beckett Centre.
Please bring all supplies to 1st class.

Instructor: Pat Megraw

Mixed Medium Art Class will return in September 2018!

 


 

Oil Painting

(min. 6 people / class, max. 12 people / class)

Instructor: Cathy Grieve

This class will provide you with demonstrations & instruction on a variety of projects including: how to use warm & cool colours, creating landscapes, etc...
New ideas are always welcome - let's get creative!
Supplies extra - please pick up supply list at the BALC...

6 weeks starting Tuesday, June 5
(June 5 - June 26)

Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Member Rate - $23.40 / 4 weeks or $7.80 drop in fee
Non Mem Rate - $35.40 / 4 weeks or $10.80 drop in fee

 

 


   

Gentle Yoga

(min. 8 people / max. 12 people)

Instructor: Casandra Selinger

Improve your health with a calming program of relaxing movements. 
3 classes available!!!  Mondays, Tuesdays & Fridays
(Please note: For health & safety reasons, all participants must bring their own yoga mat)
**The Monday morning Yoga class is ideal for beginners to yoga.

 

Mondays

6 weeks starting Monday, May 14
(May 14 - June 25)
No class May 21 - Victoria Day

Time: 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Mem rate: $35.00/ 6 weeks or $7.80 drop in fee
Non Member Rate: $53.00 / 6 weeks or $10.80 drop in fee
 

Tuesdays

8 weeks starting Tuesday, May 1
(May 1 - June 19)

Time: 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Member Rate - $46.80 / 8 weeks or $7.80 drop in fee
Non Member Rate - $64.80/ 8 weeks or $10.80 drop in fee

 

Fridays

6 weeks starting Friday, May 18
(May 18 -June 22)

Time: 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Mem rate: $35.00 / 6 weeks or $7.80 drop in fee
Non Member Rate: $53.00 / 6 weeks or $10.80 drop in fee

 

 


 

Zumba Gold

(min 8 people / max. 15 people)

Instructor: Kelly Sloat, AIM Dance Studio

Come out for an hour of cha-cha, salsa, and meringue moves for fun & fitness!

6 weeks starting Thursday, May 17
(May 17 - June 21)

Time: 11:15 am - 12:15 pm

Member rate: $35.00 / 6 weeks or $7.80 drop in fee
Non Member Rate: $53.00 / 6 weeks or $10.80 drop in fee

 

 


 

Clogging

(min. 6 people, max. 15 people / class)

Instructor: Tina Curtis, Grand River Cloggers

Intermediate & Advanced Level Clogging Class for lovers of dance!

Intermediate & Advanced Clogging will return in September 2018!

  

Continued Beginners Clogging

(min. 6 people, max. 15 people / class)

Instructor: Tina Curtis, Grand River Cloggers

Come out and learn your left foot from your right!

Beginners Clogging will return in September 2018!



 

International Dance

Learn line and circle dances from around the world!
Very easy to follow - No experience & no partner needed – great low impact exercise.
Instructor: Adam Kossowski

5 weeks starting Friday, May 11
(May 11 - June 8)

Time: 10:00 - 11:00 am

NEW COST!!!
Mem Rate: $8.00 / 5 weeks
Non Mem Rate: $23.00 / 5 weeks