Presentation on theme: "FALL 2013 Classes Check out classes on our new look website: www.awcb.org."— Presentation transcript:
FALL 2013 Classes Check out classes on our new look website:
Small Hushed Waves Creative Writing Workshop small hushed waves presents our Creative Writing workshop series course, Write it Down, Write it Up. Over the course of eight weeks participants will develop a piece of writing from its initial conception to a polished working draft. Writers of short stories and memoirs are particularly encouraged to participate, but the course is also suitable for writers of poetry, screenplays and theatre scripts. When: Thursday mornings, 10:00 – 12:15 Where: Sterling Books, Wolvengracht 38 Fossé aux Loups, 1000 Brussels (or on-site AWCB if the number of participants makes it practical) How much: €240 for eight two-hour classes (€30 per class)
Make and upholster your own footstool This workshop offers a basic introduction to upholstery. In two days, we will build our own footstool, starting from an empty frame. The workshop is suitable for absolute beginners. 125 euros, all materials and footstool included, except fabric. Bring your own fabric to coordinate with your interior or purchase from our selection for 5 euros. This workshop is held at the AWCB Clubhouse from 9.30 –
Stamped Frame Art Classes Fall/Halloween Class Christmas Class Christmas Card Class Dates and times to follow soon! Instructor: Kaylene Murray
The Art of Cooking with Jessie Lewis Location of Classes (not held at AWCB): Jessie Lewis Cooking, 34 Sijsjeslaan, 3078 Everberg Tel (02) or Mob: Easy Mexican Tuesday 17 September, :00am – 2:00pm Cost: € Mediterranean Classics Friday, 27 September, :00am – 2:00pm Cost: € Curries Friday, 4 October :00am – 2:00pm Cost: € Demonstration Taster – 15-Minute Meals Tuesday 15 October, 2013 or 11:00am – Monday 28 October, 2013 Cost: € per class
Rendez-vous Chocolate Introduction to Belgian Chocolate: Focus on Dark Chocolate Focus on White Chocolate Focus on Milk Chocolate Preparation for the End of year celebrations Classes are from 10am to 1pm. 60 euro's per person Classes are held at Anca's shop: Avenue Hansen-Soulie 84, 1040 Brussels C
Dynamic, High Intensity, Fat Burning cardio & Core Strengthening JOIN IN THE FUN!! CHANGE YOUR BODY…CHANGE YOUR MIND…CHANGE FOR LIFE Winter Classes take place partly outdoors and at the American Women's Club as follows: starting September full weeks euro 5 full weeks euro 4 full weeks euro Every morning Mon – Fri 9.30am at AWCB
Workshop for newcomers Bienvenue to BXL Tuesday 8th October OR Tuesday the 15th October €25 (includes tea, coffee and home baking) How do you feel about moving to Brussels? How is this different for you and your kids? The Bienvenue to BXL workshop offers open discussion, guidance and practical tips to help newcomers adjust to living in Brussels. Prepare yourself and your family to get the most out of your expat experience Seize the opportunity for change and development Celebrate the start of a new stage in your life at American Women's Club of Brussels Reserve your place at the AWCB reception or by ing Fiona Sandeman Hall and Akiko Hart
Workshop Expat Refresher Course Reboot your expat experience! Six Morning Workshops on Thursdays, September- 17 October, then November 2013 AWCB members €120; non-members €132 So you think you're an expert expat... You've been to all the top restaurants, found the perfect patisserie, sorted out your schooling and picked up a smattering of Dutch. But you've caught Brussels fatigue. You're sick of Belgian weather and fed up with expat cliques. You're going nowhere with French, your friends keep leaving, and you feel like you're stuck here. Our Expat Refresher Course consists of discussions, guidance and practical tips, to help you: Share your expat experiences and make new friends Reflect on your life here and re-evaluate your goals Reboot your expat experience! Price includes tea, coffee and home baking 10% discount on AWCB sign-up day!
The Art of Joyful Living Friday, September 20, am am Do you find yourself sometimes (or often) in low spirits? Having a hard time getting up in the morning? Trying to find the spark back that made you embrace every day anew? Find out how you can find more joy and happiness in your life on a more consistent basis in a few easy steps. Based on the book The Joy of Appreciative Living - Your 28 Day Plan in 3 > Incredibly Easy Steps, by Jackie Kelm, Anita will show you how you too can empower yourself to lead a happier and more fulfilled life. In this highly interactive workshop we will discover that there is always another side to each of our stories. By pulling the curtain to seeing the other parts of our lives that are positive and full of opportunities, we can create a different world for ourselves. The goal is not to negate any difficult aspects of our lives, but to put them in context of our whole experience. Anita is a Life Coach and Appreciative Inquiry Facilitator.
FRENCH with George Mayne YOU ARE IN BELGIUM... WONDERFUL OPPORTUNITY TO LEARN FRENCH OR TO PRACTICE IT. HOW ? IN THE CLUB FOR SURE, WITH OUR TEACHER : MAYNE GEORGE : EACH CLASS WILL TAKE PLACE 2 TIMES PER WEEK DURING 10 WEEKS. COST: 380 euros SURVIVAL FRENCH 1 YOU HAVE NEVER SPOKEN FRENCH? Every Monday and Wednesday : am INTERMEDIATE FRENCH YOU SPEAK WELL ALREADY BUT YOU WISH TO COMPLETELY REVIEW YOUR KNOWLEDGE Every Tuesday and Thursday : 11.30am -1.30pm SURVIVAL FRENCH 2 YOU KNOW A BIT OF FRENCH BUT YOU WISH TO ENRICH YOUR VOCABULARY AND REINFORCE YOUR CONFIDENCE. YOU HOPE TO ENTER A SHOP AND TO BE ABLE TO ORDER SOMETHING FOR CHRISTMAS... Every Tuesday and Thursday : pm ADVANCED FRENCH VOUS PARLEZ TRES BIEN ET VOUS DESIREZ PRATIQUER LA LANGUE, APPRENDRE DES EXPRESSIONS ORIGINALES ET REVOIR VOTRE GRAMMAIRE. LA CLASSE EST: Every Tuesday and Thursday : am
Guided walks and visits for the fall 2013 by official guide: Andrée Jacquet, or or or Thursday 19 September: guided walk in the historic centre – 10 am to pm Meet in front of the stock exchange building (Boulevard Anspach) to learn about the early years of the city of Brussels. Finish around the Grand’Place. Cost: 20 euros pp Tuesday 1 October: Highlights of the Art and History Museum (Cinquantenaire area) -10 am to pm. Meet under the arch of the Cinquantenaire/Jubelpark (half-way between Merode and Schuman metro stations) to visit the permanent exhibition of treasures such as tapestries, altar pieces, art nouveau objects and greek/Egyptian art). Cost: 24 euros (including entrance cost) Thursday 10 October: visit to the cathedral St Michael (Brussels) with its medieval crypts where the oldest walls and graffiti of the city can be found. Learn about different architectural styles. Meet at 10 am at the main entrance of the cathedral (near Gare Centrale metro station). Visit until pm. Cost: 23 euros including entrance costs) Tuesday 24 October: guided walk in the Marolles area – the less-touristic area in Brussels but very important in its history. Meet at am in front of the Church Notre-Dame de la Chapelle (down from Grand Sablon square). Finish by pm. Cost: 20 euros Thursday 14 November: Visit to the highlights of the Beaux-Arts museum ( 3, Rue de la Régence 1000 Brussels). Meet at am in front of the museum. Guided visit. End by pm. Cost: 24 euros including entrance cost. Friday 29 November: Visit to the Erasmus museum in Anderlecht and the small béguinage. Meet at am at the exit of the Saint Guidon metro station (line 5 near end of line Erasme). Finish by pm. Cost: 24 euros including entrance costs.
Knit-one; Purl-two Knitting and Crocheting Class with Cristina de Rappard 02/ Do you like to knit or crochet? Would you like to learn? These informal classes are a marvelous opportunity for beginners and experts alike, and a great way to share ideas and patterns while enjoying good conversation in a friendly atmosphere. Six sessions total. Start with the basics and progress to making sweaters and socks. Six consecutive weeks on Mondays Starting Monday 23rd September 2013 Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm Meeting in the AWCB Clubhouse Cost: 50 Euros