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Pricing reflects a $3.00 cash/check discount; Online registrations will incur applicable credit card fees. 

Thank you for your generous donations to our Third Annual Fundraiser! If you weren’t able to attend the luncheon Tuesday, but would still like to support Creative 360’s mission in the community, you may still DONATE HERE, mail a check or stop by the office. Every dollar raised will be matched by a grant from the Herbert H. and Grace A. Dow Foundation.

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Second Hand Picasso

SECOND HAND PICASSO CONTINUES THROUGH DEC 19

Creative 360’s seventh annual Second Hand Picasso fundraising sale continues through December 19.  The sale offers an opportunity to get your hands on gently used original art, antiques and collectibles at bargain prices while also supporting Creative 360 programs and

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A Christmas Carol 12.20.15

CREATIVE 360 PRESENTS A CHRISTMAS CAROL

Creative 360 announces the return of a 2015 favorite – Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol. Adapted for reader’s theatre by Richard Swallow, the play once again includes everyone’s favorite Scrooge, Tom Lowrey and features some of the region’s finest performers:

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Weekly Offerings

Tai Chi for Seniors

Tai Chi for Seniors

Enjoy this weekly Tai Chi class designed especially for seniors. The sitting and standing movements are easy to learn; easy to practice; and easy to remember! Improve your fitness, flexibility, balance and relaxation. Accessible for everyone.  With Diana Cole. Tuesdays, 10-11:00 beginning October 18. Please let us know you are coming. $5 drop in.

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Kripalu Yoga

Kripalu Yoga for Health & Well Being

“Yoga is a gift I give myself.” – Patty Schmidt, Kripalu Yoga Student
Kripalu Yoga is a conscious practice of physical Yoga postures, breathing exercises, and relaxation techniques for integrating body, mind and spirit. Have fun as you explore yoga postures that fit your body and meet your needs as you stretch and tone muscles, release tension and improve balance. Learn breathing techniques that will calm restless thoughts, improve concentration, and support mental clarity and confidence. Each class ends with relaxation and meditation to integrate your practice on and off your mat. With Kripalu Yoga instructor, Ann Butzler (RYT200).
Tuesdays, 5:30-6:30 pm. Session I: Sept 20-Oct 25 $10 drop in. Session II: Nov 1- Dec 20 (no Nov 22) Register for entire session $10 drop in.
Thursdays, 9-10:30 am.   Session I: Sept 22-Oct 27 $12 drop in. Session II: Nov 3-Dec 22 (no Nov 24) Register for entire session $12 drop in.

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Vinyasa Yoga

Power Yoga Mondays

Join us for this Vinyasa practice that will challenge you as you combine focused breath with flowing poses that build in intensity. There will be music and creative sequencing. With certified instructor Shirley Hohman (RYT-400). Please let us know you are coming. $12 drop in.  Mondays, September 12 – December 19; 8:15-9:30 am or 7:30-8:45 pm.  Pre-registration required. 

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bead night

Beading Bonanza

Create unique jewelry and more using beautiful beads for yourself or to gift to someone special. You can also learn to make special clay beads. You may bring your own beads or use ours at an additional fee. Memory wire is provided. With Diana Bradley. $6 with your beads; $7 with ours per project.
Thursdays through December 22, 6:30– 8:30 pm

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Tai Chi

Tai Chi is known for its many health benefits for both body and mind and promotes an overall sense of well-being, vitality and inner calm. The gentle flowing movements encourage the letting go of stress and tension. Classes are taught in an open, friendly, non-competitive atmosphere with special attention given to learning the underlying principles of traditional Yang-style Tai Chi. With Dianna Cole. Please let us know you are coming. $5 drop in.
Mondays, 6-7:00 pm / Thursdays, 5:30-6:30 pm / Fridays 10:00-11:00 am

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Upcoming Events

Cocktails & Canvas - Aurora/A Tardis Christmas
Dates: 12/09/2016, Times: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Tardis Christmas Northern Lights ChristmasReady for a fun and creative evening? You bring your favorite brew or cocktails and we will provide the materials and the instruction. Ursula Steckert will lead you through the process where everyone paints their own version of the featured painting. These make a great girls night out or date night activity. Cocktails & Canvas is also available for private or corporate groups. Register early to ensure your space. 7-9:00 pm. $35

Fri, Dec 9: Aurora or A Tardis Christmas (Choose one.)
Thu, Dec 15: Rough Wood EST. Family Sign

Ceramics for Kids - Painting tree ornaments
Dates: 12/11/2016, Times: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

ceramic ornaments Kids learn the basics of painting and sealing a ceramic bisque form. They will have fun choosing from an assortment of tree ornaments to paint and decorate. With Diana Bradley and Diane Conklin.

Ages 5 – 10.

Pre-registration required.

Sunday, December 11, 2:00 – 4:00 pm

$12

 

Second Hand Picasso Art & Collectible Sale
Dates: 12/13/2016, Times: 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Picasso3Join us for this utterly fantastic chance to get your hands on original art, collectibles, and antiques at bargain prices. This is our 7th annual Picasso fundraising sale. Become a member of Creative 360 to have early access . Your membership helps provide scholarships, art supplies, opportunity’s for creative expression and so much more.

Opens Friday, December 2nd
Members welcome @ 5:30 pm / everyone else 6:30—8:30 pm

The sale times below are subject to change, please call ahead 837-1885.
Dec. 3,  / 11:00 am—4:00 pm
Dec. 4 / 12:30—4:00 pm
Dec. 5, 7, 12, 14, 19 / 9:00 am—5:30 pm
Dec.  6 / 11:30 am—6:00 pm
Dec. 7, 9, /  10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Dec. 13 / 3:00—6:00 pm

We are seeking donations of art, collectables, and antiques for the Picasso sale. Call or write creed@becreative360.org.

Cocktails & Canvas - EST. Family Sign
Dates: 12/15/2016, Times: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

cocktails & Canvas family signReady for a fun and creative evening? You bring your favorite brew or cocktails and we will provide the materials and the instruction. Ursula Steckert will lead you through the process where everyone paints their own version of the featured painting.

These make a great girls night out or date night activity.

Cocktails & Canvas is also available for private or corporate groups. Register early to ensure your space.

7-9:00 pm. $35

 

Artshop T-Shirt Painting - Snowman
Dates: 12/17/2016, Times: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Sample Snowman T-shirtPaint a chillin’ snowman on a t-shirt to welcome in winter with Diana Bradley and Diane Conklin.

Let us know your shirt size when you pre-register. (required)

2:00-4:00 p.m.

$15

Kids' T-Shirt Painting for Christmas
Dates: 12/18/2016, Times: 12:00 am

Sample Snowman T-shirtChildren, ages 5-10,  will paint a chillin’ snowman on their T’s to welcome in winter. With Diana Bradley and Diane Conklin.

Let us know your child’s shirt size when you pre-register (required).

Sunday, December 18, 2-4:00 pm

$12

A Christmas Carol - Matinee
Dates: 12/18/2016, Times: 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Tom Lowery as Ebenezer ScroogeAnnouncing the return of a 2015 favorite – Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol, adapted for reader’s theatre by Richard Swallow, and featuring Tom Lowery at Ebenezer Scrooge. Experience the joy of this unique telling of hope and redemption! Let your imagination take flight as our story tellers unfold this timeless tale of curmudgeon Ebenezer Scrooge as he journeys with three ghostly spirits to discover the true meaning of Christmas. Includes a delicious holiday dessert, mulled wine, and hot spiced cider. Sunday, December 18,  2:30 pm  Reservations are required. There will be no door sales. $18

“Guaranteed to get you into the holiday spirit!”
“A ripping good telling of the classic story!”

Thank you to our Sponsors:

Chemical Bank Sponsors A Christmas CarolSunny 97-7 Sponsors A Christmas Carol

 

 

A Christmas Carol
Dates: 12/18/2016, Times: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Tom Lowery as Ebenezer ScroogeAnnouncing the return of a 2015 favorite – Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol, adapted for reader’s theatre by Richard Swallow, and featuring Tom Lowery at Ebenezer Scrooge. Experience the joy of this unique telling of hope and redemption! Let your imagination take flight as our story tellers unfold this timeless tale of curmudgeon Ebenezer Scrooge as he journeys with three ghostly spirits to discover the true meaning of Christmas. Includes a delicious holiday dessert, mulled wine, and hot spiced cider. Sunday, December 18,  7:00 pm  Reservations are required. There will be no door sales. $18

                                  “Guaranteed to get you into the holiday spirit!”
“A ripping good telling of the classic story!”

 

 

Elizabeth Meyette - 'Buried Secrets' Book Signing
Dates: 01/11/2017, Times: 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

meyetteElizabeth (Betty) Meyett is an Amazon best-selling author, a PAN (Published Authors Network) member of Romance Writers of America, a member of Sisters in Crime and a member of the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators. She is the author of four novels. The Cavanaugh House and its sequel, Buried Secrets, are mysteries set in the Finger Lakes region of New York. Love’s Destiny and Love’s Spirit, are historical romances set in colonial Virginia.

Before retiring, Elizabeth was a teacher in Midland Public Schools. She is currently working on her fifth and sixth novels and three picture books. Visit Elizabeth at her website www.elizabethmeyette.com. Please pre-register.
Wednesday, January 11 / 7:00 – 8:30 pm / Free. Donations are welcome.

 

From Midland to Moose Pass Concert
Dates: 01/15/2017, Times: 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Midland to Moose Pass concert at Creative 360Enjoy a concert with Alaskan fiddler, writer, and storyteller, Ken Waldman, and virtuosic multi-instrumentalist, Aaron Jonah Lewis as they perform fiddle and banjo duets,twin fiddle pieces, Alaska-set storytelling, smart poetry, and several surprises. In addition to being a fiddler (with nine CDs), Ken Waldman is a former college professor with an MFA in Creative Writing. He has six full-length poetry collections, a memoir, a children’s book, and over 400 of his stories and poems have appeared in such journals as Poet Lore, Beloit Poetry Journal, and Quarterly West. www.kenwaldman.com (photo credit: Kate Wool and Art Sutch)

Sunday, January 15 / 6:30 – 8:00 pm / $12 pre-paid / $15 at the door

Feels like a Ken Burns movie…Always recommended.” ~ The Austin Chronicle

“Renegade Americana.” ~ Denver Post

See the children’s section for their own special event.

Come in from the Cold Concert & Chili Series - Younce Guitar Duo
Dates: 01/21/2017, Times: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Younce Guitar DuoYounce Guitar Duo kicks of our annual Concert & Chili series: an evening of excellent chili and even better music! Choose from a variety of chili – including beef, white chicken, and vegetarian; assorted toppings, and corn bread. Bring your own beverage!

Father and son, Jerry and Ryan Younce collaborate instrumentally to create intricate, flowing and rhythmic music inspired by Latin, Jazz and World Music. Bring your own beverage and settle in for original compositions and superb musicianship. Saturday, January 21 / 7:00 – 9:00 pm / $15 pre-paid / $22 at the door

For a complete list of coming events, go to our Events page.