Body Sculpting Mondays This is a non-cardio workout using light hand weights to work all of the major muscle groups. You will gain strength, coordination, and burn calories. Sculpt your body with this fun and easy-to-follow class designed for everyone! Bring light hand weights, mat, towel, and water bottle. Mondays 5:45 to 6:45 pm 8 sessions Fallsington Elementary School Gymnasium Starts: 10/2/23 (no class 11/13) Ends: 11/27/23 Fee: $70 Instructor: Sandy Robidoux, Fitness Instructor
Body Sculpting Wednesdays
This is a non-cardio workout using light hand weights to work all of the major muscle groups. You will gain strength, coordination, and burn calories. Sculpt your body with this fun and easy-to-follow class designed for everyone! Bring light hand weights, mat, towel, and water bottle. Wednesdays 5:00 to 6:00 pm 8 sessions Eleanor Roosevelt Elementary School Gymnasium Starts: 10/4/23 Ends: 11/22/23 Fee: $70 Instructor: Sandy Robidoux, Fitness Instructor
Vinyasa Yoga “Vinyasa’’ simply means to flow with breath from one movement to another, thus emphasizing the connection of breath to pose. This practice becomes a moving mediation that creates strength, freedom, and fluidity in the body and mind. Each class will end with a period of relaxation. No experience necessary. Bring a yoga mat, towel, and water bottle. You are welcome to bring props for assistance. Come flow with us! Mondays 6:45 to 7:45 pm 8 sessions Fallsington Elementary School Gymnasium Starts: 10/2/23 (no class 11/13) Ends: 11/27/23 Fee: $70 Instructor: Sandy Robidoux, Fitness Instructor
Zumba Ditch the workout and let the party begin! Whether you are a first-timer or an experienced “Zumba” follower, this class is for everyone. The cardio class is easy-to-follow, fun, crazy, combined with aerobic moves. You will be energized to move to beats of international music. Move-n-groove! Bring a towel and water bottle. Wednesdays 6:00 to 6:45 pm 8 sessions Eleanor Roosevelt Elementary School Gymnasium Starts: 10/4/23 Ends: 11/22/23 Fee: $65 Instructor: Sandy Robidoux, Fitness Instructor
Yogalates The perfect blend of core strengthening that Pilates offers while increasing flexibility, strength, balance and total body relaxation through the ancient practice of Yoga. Enjoy the benefits received from experiencing the union of the best of both systems. Wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat and towel. Tuesdays 6:45 to 7:45 pm 8 sessions Fallsington Elementary Gymnasium Starts: 9/26/23 (no class 11/7) Ends: 11/21/23 Fee: $75 Instructor: June Miller, Fitness Instructor
Gentle Yoga Wednesdays - Class 1
A slower approach to Yoga with poses broken down into easy, accessible movements. Students are taught to modify poses to stay within safe limitations. Perfect for people new to Yoga or anyone experiencing overall stiffness due to lack of activity or other physical limitations. This exercise will leave you energized and deeply relaxed. Wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat and towel. Wednesdays 6:00 to 7:00 pm 8 sessions Fallsington Elementary School Gymnasium Starts: 10/4/23 Ends: 11/22/23 Fee: $75 Instructor: June Miller, Fitness Instructor
Gentle Yoga Wednesdays - Class 2 7:05 to 8:05 pm 8 sessions Fallsington Elementary School Gymnasium Starts: 10/4/23 Ends: 11/22/23 Fee: $75 Instructor: June Miller, Fitness Instructor
Tai Chi - All Levels Tai Chi originated in China as a slow-moving exercise that can improve strength, balance, and concentration. This style of Tai Chi consists of 60 postures. It is a moderate version with emphasis on relaxation and balance improvement. This class is for new and returning students.
6:30 to 7:30 pm
Eleanor Roosevelt Elementary Gymnasium
Starts: 10/3/23 (no class 11/7)
Instructor: Glenn Swann, Fitness Instructor
SPORTS All Levels Pickleball **THIS CLASS IS SOLD OUT*** Pickleball is a fun and fast paced game that is a combination of badminton, tennis and table tennis. Come work out and have fun learning and playing this great sport. This fun, no-pressure class will help you feel comfortable on the court. You’ll learn rules and scoring, as well as basic skills and strategies. Bring your own paddle. Tuesdays 6:00 to 8:00 pm 8 sessions Afton Elementary School Gymnasium Starts: 10/3/23 (no class 11/7) Ends: 11/28/23 Fee: $160 Instructors: Bob Wright & Craig VanDemark, PE Educators Max: 16
RECREATION Country Line Dancing Tuesdays If you are new to line dancing or have a little experience, then this course is for you! Learn basic dance steps: kicking, brushing, vine, jazz box, shuffle, and many others. Learn the popular dances, meet new people, and have fun! Please wear lightweight, smooth-soled casual shoes, preferably not sneakers. Tuesdays 7:00 to 8:00 pm 8 sessions Fallsington Elementary School Cafeteria Starts: 9/26/23 (no class 11/7) Ends: 11/21/23 Fee: $65 Instructor: JoAnn Lawrence, Fitness Instructor
Country Line Dancing Wednesdays
7:00 to 8:00 pm
Fallsington Elementary School Cafeteria
Instructor: JoAnn Lawrence, Fitness Instructor
LANGUAGE Introduction to American Sign Language Introduces the basic American Sign Language (ASL) skills, focusing on communication in a cultural context. Covers fingerspelling, basic vocabulary and grammatical structures, and the development of visual receptive and gestural expressive skills. Designed for students with little or no previous knowledge of ASL. Thursdays 6:30 to 8:30 pm Pennsbury High School West Falcon Cafeteria - parking in the lot at the corner of Queen Anne Drive and South Olds Boulevard Starts: 10/5/23 (no class 11/23) Ends: 11/30/23 Fee: $65 Instructor: Michelle Evans, EIPA Certified Instructor
Creative Mosaics With Maryanne **THIS CLASS IS SOLD OUT***
Learn the basic tools, materials and techniques in mosaic art. This informative class covers how to cut glass and tile, different types of adhesives, layout design and grouting. Students will have the opportunity to complete 2 projects such as a mirror, stepping stone, frame, glass vase, planter, house number. Learn to use loved ones' special dishes, jewelry, seashells or even coins to add to your memory piece. By sessions end, you will know how to make mosaic art and have the ability to create backsplashes in your kitchen and bath. Wednesdays 6:00 to 8:00pm 8 sessions - William Penn Middle School Room E110 Starts: 10/18 /23 (no class 11/22) Ends: 12/13/23 Fee: $80 Instructor: Maryanne Lalli, Fine Arts & Crafts Instructor Max: 15
Nature's Palette: Drawing & Painting***NEW CLASS***
Discover the artistry of nature in "Nature's Palette: Drawing and Painting." Whether you're a beginner or an experienced artist, this course invites you to explore the beauty of the natural world through drawing and painting. From landscapes to botanicals, we'll cover pastels, watercolors, and acrylic techniques. Through a blend of hands-on exercises, insightful guidance, and supportive group discussions, you will learn to translate the enchanting essence of nature onto your canvas or paper. You will leave the course with final works and valuable knowledge to inspire your future artistic endeavors. Join us and unlock your creativity!
6:30 to 8:30 pm
8 sessions - Pennsbury High School East Room 124 - 705 Hood Boulevard
Instructor: Kelsey Adair, Art Educator
Financial Aid 101 For Higher Education **NEW CLASS - 1 NIGHT ONLY**
This presentation provides an early understanding of the financial decisions students need to make concerning higher education. We discuss higher education costs, the types of financial aid available, and how to apply for financial aid. This is a great opportunity for parents and students to learn about the Financial Aid application process!
6:30 to 8:30 pm
Pennsbury High School East Room 134 - 705 Hood Boulevard
Presented by Fran McKeown, Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency in partnership with Alexis Cain, CFP ®
The ABC’s of Financial Planning**NEW CLASS - 1 NIGHT ONLY** 403(b), 457, 529, 401(k), IRA, Mutual Funds, Annuities, oh my! Join Alexis Cain, Certified Financial Planner™ professional with Lincoln Investment as she holds your hand through popular financial planning language. Expect to gain a better understanding of commonly used account types for retirement and higher education, coupled with a vehicles that work in conjunction with your investing efforts to reach your financial goals. The session is for all levels of personal finance and will end with an open question/answer segment. Monday 10/23/23 6:30 to 8:30 Pennsbury High School East Room 134 - 705 Hood Boulevard Fee $10 Presented by Alexis Cain, CFP ®
The Pennsbury School District sponsors an adult education program with a wide selection of educational, enrichment, and fitness opportunities. These courses are offered to adults who are out of high school and 18 years or older. Residency in the Pennsbury School District is not required to enroll in the classes, which are offered during two general program sessions: Fall and Spring. Classes meet once a week for one to eight weeks, depending on the course. The fall session typically begins in October. The spring session typically begins mid-February.
Please contact Anna Marie Quici at [email protected] or 215-428-4198 if you have any questions or need assistance registering.
* Registration ends one (1) week before each individual course is scheduled to begin.
* Courses are open to adults (18 and older) who are out of high school.
* To register by mail, mail with your check or money order made payable to the Pennsbury Community School and mail to Pennsbury Community School 134 Yardley Avenue, Fallsington PA 19058. Please indicate the class(es) on your check. You may also drop payments off at our Administration Building at the address above Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m to 4:00 p.m.
* Fees must accompany registration. Registrations will be accepted in the order received on a first-come, first served basis.
* No receipts are mailed. You are automatically enrolled once your payment has been received, unless you are notified otherwise.
* Any class is subject to cancellation, if enrollment numbers are not sufficient.
* Costs of materials are included in the class fees, unless otherwise noted.
* If a class meeting is cancelled, it will be made up at the convenience of the instructor and students. Classes cancelled due to inclement weather will be rescheduled at the end of the session or as otherwise arranged. No partial funds are allowed if participant is unable to attend rescheduled class.
* If the Pennsbury School District cancels K-12 day school due to emergencies or adverse weather conditions, the Community School will also be cancelled. Closings will be announced on the Pennsbury website, www.Pennsburysd.org.
* Refunds are not allowed for any reason after the close of registration. Registrants unable to attend a course can request a credit voucher that can be used as payment for another course during the same school year.
The Pennsbury School District offers Senior Gold Cards for residents of the district, which enables Gold Card holders to half-price tuition for one Pennsbury Community School course. However, this does not apply to art courses, regular computer technology courses, cooking courses, and trips. If registering for more than one course, the discount will apply to the lower-priced course. To qualify, you must be at least 62 years of age or receive disability benefits.
As part of the application process, you will need to upload a scanned copy or photograph of your Pennsylvania driver's license for proof of age and residency in the District. Your Senior Gold Card will be mailed to the address listed on the application.
Please click here to fill out an application for a Pennsbury Gold Card, or visit the receptionist at the Pennsbury Administration Building, located at 134 Yardley Avenue in Fallsington. Proper ID is required. Questions? Please call 215-428-4100 extension 1000.