Classes events at all locations for Adult

Take a look at some of the great programs for all ages happening at your local Anythink. Programs are posted on a monthly basis. Bookmark this page to see what's coming up next!



Anythink Wright Farms
Anythink Wright Farms
Do It Yourself: T-Shirt Upcycle
Wednesday, August 20, 2014 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Classes
Adult

Is your closet full of t-shirts you hardly wear, or do you have a worn out favorite you can’t bear to part with? Learn how to upcycle t-shirts into fashionable accessories you’ll love! Space is limited; registration required. Adults only, please.

Anythink Brighton
Anythink Brighton
Campout Cooking
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 10:00am - 11:30am
Classes
Adult

Prepare a meal and learn a few outdoor cooking techniques including Dutch-oven cooking and foil-pouch cooking. Appropriate for adults. Space is limited; registration required.

Anythink Wright Farms
Anythink Wright Farms
Make Your Own: Sushi
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 6:00pm
Classes
Adult

Sushi can be a fun, fresh addition to your menu. Cut veggies for your own vegetable sushi rolls and learn to roll sushi with a bamboo rolling mat. Practice the basics with us and take away recipes for more ambitious efforts later. Space is limited; registration required. Adults only, please.

Anythink Brighton
Anythink Brighton
Smart Money: Retirement
Wednesday, September 3, 2014 10:00am - 11:00am
Classes
Adult

Join Joseph Clemens from Wisdom Wealth Strategies in an informative discussion of smart strategies to prepare for your retirement and to maximize your Social Security. Appropriate for adults. Registration suggested, but not required.

Anythink York Street
Basic Computers 2
Thursday, September 4, 2014 12:00pm
Classes, Tech Classes
Adult

Sign up for an email address and start learning the basics of using the Internet. See how to use a search engine while also focusing on other computer basics like using flash drives and learning how to cut, copy and paste. Space is limited; registration required. 

Anythink York Street
Cooking Matters for Parents of Preschoolers
Wednesday, September 10, 2014 10:00am
Classes
Adult

Instilling healthy eating habits early in a child’s life can positively impact their entire life.This series of 6 classes targeted toward parents of 0-5 year olds will not only teach you how to cook healthy meals for your toddler, but also provide a bag of food for you to take home to your child after each class. Classes start September 10 and are held each Wednesday through October 15. Childcare is not provided by the library. You will need to arrange for childcare for your child, if necessary. Signing up once commits you to attending all 6 classes in the series. This program is offered in partnership with Share Our Strength, a non-profit organization working to end hunger.

Anythink York Street
Cooking Matters
Thursday, September 11, 2014 3:00pm
Classes
Adult

Learn how to make affordable, delicious meals at home to improve your family’s health and save money. You will learn cooking techniques, nutrition, and food budgeting skills in this series of 6 classes. Classes start September 11 and run through October 16. Participants will receive free groceries to take home after each class. Signing up once commits you to attending all 6 classes in the series. This program is offered in partnership with Share Our Strength, a non-profit organization working to end hunger.

Anythink York Street
Adult Art: Craft Stamping
Thursday, September 11, 2014 6:00pm
Classes
Adult

Create a beautiful card and learn some creative techniques using rubber stamps. Appropriate for adults. Space is limited; registration is recommended. 

Anythink Brighton
Anythink Brighton
The Studio: Woodburning
Tuesday, September 16, 2014 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Classes, The Studio
Adult

Use woodburning tools to decorate wood to make a trivet or cutting board. Appropriate for adults. Registration suggested, but not required. 

Anythink Wright Farms
Anythink Wright Farms
Fermented Foods: Sauerkraut, Yogurt & Kombucha
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 6:00pm
Classes
Adult

Learn how easy it is to make your own sauerkraut, yogurt and kombucha at home.  Taste samples – both homemade and from local businesses like Happy Leaf Kombucha – gather new recipes, and make your own sauerkraut to enjoy at home.  This class is suitable for adults.

Anythink York Street
Better Photos with Any Device
Thursday, September 18, 2014 12:00pm
Classes, Tech Classes
Adult

From Polaroids and disposable cameras to smartphones and SLRs, the same principles of photography apply. Learn how to take better pictures, regardless of what camera you use. Please bring your own camera. Registration suggested, but not required. 

Anythink York Street
Learn to Sew: Denim Key Rings
Saturday, September 20, 2014 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Classes
Adult, Tween

Layer colorful cotton prints on denim circles to create a unique and beautiful key ring. This project includes machine and hand sewing. Supplies and sewing machines provided. Appropriate for adults and teens in grades 6 and up. Space is limited; registration is recommended. 

Anythink Wright Farms
Anythink Wright Farms
Make Your Own: Candles
Tuesday, September 23, 2014 10:30am - 11:30am
Classes
Adult

Candles make great gifts and create ambiance in your home. Learn how to make your own candles by melting wax and customize store bought candles you can give as unique gifts. <?xml:namespace prefix = u9 />

Anythink Brighton
Anythink Brighton
The Studio: Soldering Circuits
Tuesday, September 23, 2014 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Classes, The Studio
Adult

Learn the art of soldering to create a working circuit. Appropriate for adults. Registration suggested, but not required. 

Anythink Brighton
Anythink Brighton
The Studio: Soldering Jewelry
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 10:00am - 11:30am
Classes, The Studio
Adult

Master the art of soldering to upcycle computer parts into a decorative pin or art piece. Appropriate for adults. Registration suggested, but not required. 

Anythink Wright Farms
Anythink Wright Farms
Make Your Own: Candles
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 6:00pm
Classes
Adult

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Anythink York Street
Microsoft Word Basics
Thursday, September 25, 2014 6:00pm
Classes, Tech Classes
Adult

Get started with Microsoft Word. Learn how to create and edit documents, insert pictures and make use of templates for quick resumes, letters and flyers. Space is limited; registration required.

Anythink York Street
Jewelry Studio: Textured Pendant
Saturday, September 27, 2014 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Classes
Adult

Create a lovely three-part copper pendant. This project includes texturing copper shapes, punching and joining with jump rings. All tools and materials are provided. Appropriate for adults. Space is limited; registration is recommended.