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Programs at Westford’s Roudenbush Community Center


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Reading Your Financial Aid Award Letter: 6:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday, March 2.  This workshop is for parents of high school seniors.  Financial aid award letters are wonderful to receive, but can be confusing as to what you are really getting. Learn the questions you should ask, and the possible avenues for appeal.  $24/$21, individual, $29/$26, couple.

Just Tamera and Me Ages 2.8 to 5 years: 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Wednesdays, March 1 to 29.  This drop off class will foster independence before starting preschool or kindergarten with singing, making crafts, reading books and having fun. Two hour or new three hour sessions with “bring own lunch” option. Cost: $153/$150 3 hours, $103/$100, 2 hours.

Clay Play Ages 5 and Up: 1 to 2 p.m. Monday, Feb. 27.  In this one hour pottery workshop, children will learn basics of hand building and pottery painting, with an air dry clay. Each child will learn to create a fun sculpture, dish or pot, utilizing techniques of design and painting. Everyone will bring home a completed piece of pottery. Cost: $38/$35, adult with 1 child, $10 each additional child.

Good Foods for My Plate for Seniors, Parents and Children: 3 to 4:30 p.m. Fridays, March 3 to 24. This intergenerational four-week program teaches parents, children and seniors, how to adopt healthy eating habits while learning to make healthy snacks.  The program will feature weekly new recipes for preparing fun, simple healthy dishes using whole grains, fruits, vegetables and snack foods. To be held at Cameron Senior Center in Westford. Cost: Free, but must register online.

Group Voice Lessons for School Age Children, Grades 2 to 5: 4:30 to 5:15 p.m. Tuesdays, Feb. 28 to April 11: Children will improve their pitch, breath control, flexibility and range.  Basic music theory will be taught.  All materials provided. A recital will be held on the last class.  Materials fee of $10 will be collected at first class.  Cost: $93/$90.

Singing for Those Who Been Asked Not To, Teen to Adult: 7 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays, Feb. 28 to Apr. 25. This is for people who want to feel more confident in singing in groups or just for fun.  The last 15 minutes will be set aside for a mini-private lesson. Emphasis will be on improving pitch accuracy, tone quality and range. $10 material fee will be collected by instructor at the first class.  Cost: $124/$120.

Calling all Teachers, Makers, Crafters and Artists:  If you have an idea for a class or workshop that you would like to teach here at Roudenbush, contact Elaine Miller, [email protected].

Media Contact:  Donna Deschenes, [email protected]

Roudenbush Community Center, 65 Main Street, Westford, MA 01886 (978)692-5511