Adult Activities

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Crafting with Casey:  Cactus Workshop 

Thursday, July 26

6:30 – 8:30 pm  •  Dodson House
Ages 4 & up
$45 per 2 person includes kit. Space is limited and pre-registration is required.

Instructor ~ Casey Reed

Become a crafty cactus terrarium creator during this workshop where the expert, Casey, guides you step by step to succulent success!  This will be a one-stop shop where all the gardening supplies are provided, but you are welcome to bring your own small toys or figurines to add a personalized touch to your terrarium.  You can become part of terrarium history while learning their origins and how they are making a pop culture comeback, and best of all leave with a conversation-starting masterpiece to showcase in your home or to give as a gift to a loved one.  #craftingwithcasey

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Painting with Paloma

Thursday, August 9

6:30 – 8:30 pm  •  Dodson House

Ages 18 & up - Looking for another creative skill to add to your belt? Come explore acrylic painting! You will learn various paint techniques, how to mix colors and explore textures to create your own masterpiece. Artists will take home a 11” x 14” fall landscape masterpiece on canvas.

$35 per person, includes supplies; space is limited and pre-registration is required
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A World Tour of Chocolate with Yeli

Friday, August 10

6:30 – 8:30 pm  •  Dodson House

Instructor – Yeli Marshall, Chief Chocolate Officer of Yelibelly Chocolates
Ages 16 & up - 
The event begins with a chocolatier's amuse bouche (a chocolate appetizer) to whet your palette. We then move into a guided chocolate tasting, when you and your friends will learn to use all five senses to enjoy and discover the flavor profiles of chocolate from different cacao- growing regions. While tasting chocolate, participants learn about how cacao is grown and turned into the delightful and melty treat you are enjoying.

$30 per person; space is limited and pre-registration is required
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