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Improve your basic Italian knowledge.  In our lessons we will read simple stories, practice conversation using games and learn some essential grammar rules.  Our class are fun and relaxed!  This class is suitable for those who have already completed the most recent SAS Beginner Italian course as well as those seeking to improve their beginner skills.  

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM; 10 sessions; starting 9/13/2017, ending 11/29/2017 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 9/20/2017, 11/22/2017)

Tuition: $275.00

Location : Westchester Reform Temple Location : 
  Westchester Reform Temple.

Instructor : Ettore Viazzo 



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This class will read and discuss a dozen (two each week) varied, quality short stories that originally appeared in The New Yorker, a dependable source of talented writers.  Whether familiar or new, all selections will offer the pleasure of lively discussion.  Readings will be taken from the anthology Wonderful Town: New York Stories from The New Yorker, edited by David Remnick with Susan Choi (Random House, 2000, available in paperback).  For the first class, please read twice David Remnick’s Introduction plus “The Five-Forty-Eight” by John Cheever and “Distant Music” by Ann Beattie.  

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM; 6 sessions; starting 9/13/2017, ending 10/25/2017 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 9/20/2017)

Tuition: $180.00

Location : Westchester Reform Temple Location : 
  Westchester Reform Temple.

Instructor : Marilyn DeRight 



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This course is for students who have just completed the most recent SAS Intermediate Spanish class or have some fluency in the language.  Students will continue to develop their Spanish language skills through conversation and listening.  Using a thematic approach, we will learn new vocabulary and sentence structure.  Emphasis will be on developing students’ written and verbal abilities.  

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM; 12 sessions; starting 9/13/2017, ending 12/13/2017 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 9/20/2017, 11/22/2017)

Tuition: $330.00

Location : Scarsdale Public Library Location : 
  Scarsdale Public Library.

Instructor : Maria Salzinger 



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Take your game to a higher level!  Learn scoring and betting, winning and defensive strategies, and different styles of playing the hand.  Students must know how to play mah jongg or have taken a beginner course.  2017 National MJ League card available for purchase from instructor if needed.  As always, prizes for the winners!    

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM; 6 sessions; starting 9/13/2017, ending 10/25/2017 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 9/20/2017)

Tuition: $150.00

Location : Westchester Reform Temple Location : 
  Westchester Reform Temple.

Instructor : Katie Goldberg 



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This slow-moving, chair-based class uses basic yoga movements linked with breath to improve range of motion, increase flexibility and build protective muscular strength. Accessible to people of all sizes, ages and fitness levels, including those with injuries and chronic conditions. Breathing exercises and meditation techniques help focus the mind to improve relaxation and well-being. Bring a yoga sticky mat to class. Enrollment limited to 14 students.

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM; 11 sessions; starting 9/13/2017, ending 12/6/2017 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 9/20/2017, 11/22/2017)

Tuition: $240.00

Location : Yoga Station Location : 
  Yoga Station.

Instructor : Char Daigle 



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This class explores contemporary memoirs by writers from diverse social backgrounds.  How do authors translate lived experiences of family life, travel, immigration, work, artistic expression, and politics into compelling literary works?  How do they chronicle the creation of complex identities shaped by race, class, gender identity, geography, and religion?  Analyzing both the achievements and the limitations of the memoir genre, we will discuss how authors map the emotional landscape of private life while addressing broader themes in history, politics, and culture.  Come share your ideas with other passionate readers in a stimulating yet relaxed environment.  Please read Born A Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood by Trevor Noah before our first class meeting.  Other assigned books include: The Skin Above My Knee by Marcia Butler, Rebel Mother: My Childhood Chasing the Revolution by Peter Andreas, and In the Darkroom by Susan Faludi.      

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM; 4 sessions; starting 9/13/2017, ending 12/6/2017 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 9/20/2017, 9/27/2017, 10/4/2017, 10/18/2017, 10/25/2017, 11/1/2017, 11/15/2017, 11/22/2017, 11/29/2017)

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Tuition: $120.00

Location : Westchester Reform Temple Location : 
  Westchester Reform Temple.

Instructor : Lori Rotskoff 



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Canasta is back and hotter than ever!  Learn to play the American version of this classic card game.

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 10:45 AM - 12:45 PM; 6 sessions; starting 9/13/2017, ending 10/25/2017 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 9/20/2017)

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Tuition: $150.00

Location : Westchester Reform Temple Location : 
  Westchester Reform Temple.

Instructor : Alice Levinson 



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Zumba 

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Join the party. Zumba is a great exercise method based on Latin dance styles and rhythms. Routines feature interval training sessions where fast and slow rhythms are combined to tone and sculpt your body while burning fat. As you salsa and cha-cha, you will forget you are exercising. It’s a blast!

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM; 12 sessions; starting 9/13/2017, ending 12/6/2017 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 11/22/2017)

Tuition: $240.00

Location : Greenville Community Church Location : 
  Greenville Community Church.

Instructor : Laura Centeno 



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¿Habla usted español?  Whether you are preparing for a trip to a Spanish-speaking country or want to learn this prevalent language, this class is for you!  Intended for students with little or no previous exposure to Spanish, you will learn the basic, practical vocabulary and expressions, as well as simple grammar and idioms, through dialogue, and written exercises.  Purchase of textbook may be required.  

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM; 12 sessions; starting 9/13/2017, ending 12/13/2017 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 9/20/2017, 11/22/2017)

Please read: Purchase of textbook may be required.

Tuition: $330.00

Location : Scarsdale Public Library Location : 
  Scarsdale Public Library.

Instructor : Maria Salzinger 



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Engage in stimulating conversation with a group of curious, well-informed and friendly news junkies. Meet each week to discuss a variety of challenging topics, including popular culture, politics, media issues and other items in the news — at the local, national and international levels. Bring your observations and an open mind. The round-table discussions will be facilitated by cultural historian Alfred Hunt. 

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM; 12 sessions; starting 9/13/2017, ending 12/13/2017 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 9/20/2017, 11/22/2017)

Tuition: $225.00

Location : Westchester Reform Temple Location : 
  Westchester Reform Temple.

Instructor : Alfred Hunt 



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Canasta is back and hotter than ever!  Learn to play the American version of this classic card game.

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM; 6 sessions; starting 9/13/2017, ending 10/25/2017 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 9/20/2017)

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Tuition: $150.00

Location : Westchester Reform Temple Location : 
  Westchester Reform Temple.

Instructor : Alice Levinson 



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Each SAS semester, BookTalk introduces readers to a carefully chosen, provocative selection of novels for reading and informal discussion.  In this installment, we will consider the authors’ writing techniques and their characters’ personal journeys.  For the first meeting, please read The Golden Age by Joan London.  Later classes will be devoted to Anything is Possible by Elizabeth Strout, Exit West by Mohsin Hamid, Waking Lions by Ayelet Gundar-Goshen, and The Gardens of Consolation by Parisa Reza.    

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM; 5 sessions; starting 9/13/2017, ending 11/8/2017 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 9/20/2017, 10/3/2017, 10/4/2017, 10/18/2017, 11/1/2017)

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Tuition: $150.00

Location : Teacher's Home In Scarsdale Location : 
  Teacher's Home In Scarsdale.

Instructor : Harriet Sobol 



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