Adult Programs

Pet Portrait Painting Class

NOTE**There are still a few seats available for the Pet Portrait Painting Class! – Registration will close on Wednesday (2/20) at 2:30pm
Please have your photos ready at the time of registration!
(photos can either be brought in to the Township Administration Building or emailed to
parksandrec@springtwpberks.org)

Date:  February 23, 2019
Time:  10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Cost: $59.00
Location:  Wilson Southern Middle School – Art Room   

For this unique painting class, send us your favorite picture of your furry friend. We’ll use a projector to sketch it onto a canvas with detail & accuracy. Our instructor will then guide you through painting a pet portrait by helping you choose colors/background, showing you how to create fur-effects, etc. All supplies (paint, canvas and equipment) are included in cost! Free refreshments will be available!

Registration Opens December 15, 2018.

 


Vegetable Gardening 101 – #1625
with Penn State Berks Master Gardeners
Date:  January 27, 2019
Time:  1:00 – 2:30 pm
Cost:  FREE
Location:  Township of Spring Administration Building

Get ready now to grow your own veggies this spring and experience the wonder and pleasure of food raised in your own garden. Learn how to select the best site and prepare the soil. Get tips on selecting reliable varieties as well as planting, maintaining and harvesting your garden. Free program but registration is required. Online registration not available. Call 610-678-5399 Ext. 2 to register.

INFORMATION NIGHT
(Presented by Collette Tours)
Date: February 6th
Time: 6:30pm
Location: Township Administration Building

Take a trip to Canyon Country
Trip Date: 9/27/19 – 10/5/19

Please call (610)-678-5399 if you plan to attend the meeting.


Zentangle 101 – #1626
Date:  February 9, 2019
Time:  10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Cost:  $20.00 per person
Location:  Township of Spring Administration Building

The Zentangle Method is a simple, fun and relaxing way to create complex images by drawing structured patterns. In this class, you will learn this easy method of utilizing repeated pen strokes while focusing on relaxation, learning a new skill and creating a beautiful piece of art! All art supplies are included in the cost!


 

Vegetable Gardening in Small Spaces – #1628
Date:  February 24, 2019
Time:  1:00 – 2:30 pm
Cost:  FREE

Location:  Township of Spring Administration Building

Think you don’t have the space to grow your own vegetables? Join Penn State Master Gardeners to learn simple ways to turn small spaces into productive places. Pocket gardens, raised beds, 3 season container gardening and bountiful harvests – learn more in this innovative gardening workshop. Free program but registration is required. Online registration not available. Call 610-678-5399 Ext. 2 to register.

Rock Climbing – # 1658
Date:  February 27, 2019
Time:  5:30 – 8:30 pm
Cost:  $15.00
Location:  Reading Rocks, 550 George St., Reading PA 19605

Bring along friends and take this opportunity to learn the fun, fitness and community spirit of rock climbing and watch your confidence soar! All registrants will receive instruction in the art of rock climbing. No charge for belayers. Wear comfortable clothing and sneakers. Registration ends 2/19/19.


Opioid Seminar
Date:  March 12, 2019
Time:  6:00 – 7:30 pm
Cost:  FREE

Location:  Township of Spring Administration Building

Join us for a free event as the Spring Township Police Department presents a seminar about the opioid epidemic and what you can do to keep your family safe! There will be time allotted for Q & A. Free refreshments will be available. Online registration not available. Call 610-678-5399 Ext. 2 to register.

Five Story Writing Workshops – #1629
Date:  March 27 – April 24, 2019
Time:  6:00 – 7:30 pm
Cost:  $25.00
Location:  Township of Spring Administration Building

Everyone has a story to tell! Join educator and writer, Shirley Lutz, for five informative writing workshops. Analyze great stories, practice writing prompts, write your own stories and share your stories. Bring paper or electronic device, a pen and your enthusiasm to grow as a writer, Please register by 3/25/19.


Composting 101 – #1630
with Penn State Berks Master Gardeners
Date:  March 31, 2019
Time:  1:00 – 2:30 pm
Cost:  FREE
Location:  Township of Spring Administration Building

Home composting is an environmentally friendly and simple means to turn yard waste and kitchen scraps into organic “Black Gold” which will improve your soil, lawn and landscape. This workshop provides simple tips and techniques for new and experienced composters. FREE program but registration is required. Online registration not available. Call 610-678-5399 Ext. 2

Green, Fresh and Flowering Cooking Workshop – #1652
Date:  April 6, 2019
Time:  1:00 – 2:30 pm
Cost:  $12.00 per person
Location:  Township of Spring Administration Building

Join Executive Chef Crystal Barto to learn how to use seasonal spring ingredients to make fresh, flavorful and innovative dishes for your family and friends to enjoy! Come prepared to sample and enjoy these unique and tasty springtime dishes.


College Planning Workshop – #1631
Date:  May 2, 2019
Time:  7:00 – 8:30 pm
Cost:  FREE
Location:  Spring Township Fire Station

Wondering if you’ll be able to help your student finish college and still retire someday? With guidance from a college planning expert, you can. Join us for a FREE seminar which will cover how academics, admissions and financial strategies can work together to help you & your student save money on college! Students are encouraged to attend with their parents – light refreshments will be available! Online registration not available. Call 610-678-5399 Ext. 2