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Extended Travel: ARC, along with Peoria Charter Travel and Collette Vacations,will be offering extended travel options in 2019. Learn more below:
Program Highlights March
ARC Blood Drive for the American Red Cross: March 29, 1 - 5 PM: ARC and the American Red Cross are hosting a blood drive on March 29th in the Rec Room. Appointments will take priority over walk-ins. The public is welcome. To make an appointment, call ARC at 309-888-9099. La Gondola is sponsoring this event and providing torpedoes for participants.
Parkinson's Support Group: March 19, 1 PM: Join ARC’s Parkinson’s Support Group on the 3rd Tuesday of each month from 1:00-2:00 PM. This month the topic of discussion will be optimal nutrition for living well with Parkinsons. The speaker will be Moriah Gramm, Clinical Dietitian from Advocate BroMenn.
Janet Puntoni: Acrylics March 18, 12 - 4 PM: Join Janet Puntoni for a beginner class on acrylics. Bring a basic set of acrylic set, 11x14 canvas (soft canvas is best), 3-4 pictures you would like to paint (simple not cluttered photos), and a rag or paper towels. The cost to attend this class is $20. Register for this class at ARC.
NYC Holiday Travel Presentation: March 25, 10:00 AM: Join ARC, Peoria Charter Travel and Collette Vacations for a travel presentation on our December 2019 trip to New York City. Register for this program at ARC or by calling 309-888-9099.
Carol Boerckel: Abstract in Watercolor: March 29, 9 AM - 3:30 PM: Pick from a list of classical or formal designs you will give structure for a foundation that will show off fun colors and textures. Many examples will be given. Bring several any size watercolor papers. Carol likes large. 140 pound arches cold-pressed is the best. You can purchase it from Carol if you are unable to obtain it.Watercolor paint from a tube is best, you can mix colors you don’t need a lot of tubes. Bring what you have. You will use a variety of brush sizes, and Carol has many you can borrow. 2 inch flat, 1 inch flat, 16 round two number for around, and anything in between. Bring water containers, Kleenex box, tape, and a sketchpad or scrap paper and pencil and eraser. If you don’t have a pallet yogurt lids or small saucers will work. Contact Carol with any questions or ideas of supplemental supplies, firstname.lastname@example.org. The cost to attend this workshop is $30. Register at ARC with workshop payment. Any level from beginners to advanced are welcome.
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