Learning Center, Burton-Kimble Offers Classes

Orleans Progress-Examiner

August 29, 2012

Learning Center, Burton-Kimble Offers Classes

The Orange County Learning Center at Springs Valley will offer several classes in September. Also, there will be classes available at Burton-Kimble Farms in Orleans.

In the Valley, “Growing Mushrooms for a Gourmet Garden,” is set for three Tuesdays, Sept. 11-25 from 6 to 8 p.m. each evening. Students can discover the world of these gourmet edibles that can be incorporated into a flower or vegetable garden.

“Photography: Digital Artistry,” will be held on Tuesdays and Thursdays, Oct. 2 – 11 from 6 to 8 p.m. Instructor is Harold Brown and participants will learn how to see the world with a photographer’s eye and capture the beauty  of the world around them.

Four artist members of French Lick Artisan, Inc. will lead single-class arts workshops on Thursday evenings, Oct. 18 – Nov. 8. Course fees include all materials and use of tools.

Burton-Kimble Farms will offer easy and fun cookie and cupcake decorating on three Wednesdays, Sept. 12-16, from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Instructor is Tara Easterday Cooper.

In addition, “Quick and Easy Cooking with No More than 5 Ingredients,” will be offered on three Wednesdays, Oct. 10 – 24, also from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Participants will learn no-fuss recipes for appetizers, desserts and party snacks, using ingredients most cooks keep on hand. Instructor is Jody Baker.

There is a fee charged for all classes. For course descriptions and to register, people can register at ivytech.edu/cll.