Math Skills Upgrade/Refresher
July 8-August 12 (Tuesdays and Thursdays), 2-4 p.m.
Students taking this class will be taught essential skills needed to succeed in mathematics and other mathematics-related courses. Techniques are introduced to reduce math anxiety, employ effective study techniques, and practice sound math test-taking skills. This class will cover pre-algebra and elementary algebra concepts. All materials included. Students may need a calculator.
Intro to Hard Cider
August 6, 5:30-8 p.m.
Allegheny Community Center, 42 Clark Street, Warren, PA
Cost: $25 [download flier]
Join Al Yelvington of Happy Dog Farm, LLC. to learn the history and processes behind this traditional beverage in North America. Explore the enduring question of what constitutes a “good” hard cider, and how cider has evolved during modern times and in our culture. Tuition includes tastings, handouts, and a copy of a highly regarded publication, Cider: Hard and Sweet by Ben Watson. Must be 21 years of age or older.
About your instructor: Al is a board member and cider judge for the Great Lakes Cider and Perry Association, and a member of the U.S. Cider Association and the Pennsylvania Association for Sustainable Agriculture (PASA). His small cider orchard is growing slowly, and last year he registered his cider mill with the PA Department of Agriculture.
Registration required. Call the JCC Warren Center at 814.723.3577 for information and registration.