Adult Classes


Explore your creative side by learning to make bread, create beautiful art, or become fluent in a new language! In these classes for adults, expert instructors will guide your journey as you try new skills or improve those you already have. 


Art
Find your inspiration! Adult art classes are great for artists of all skill levels. Hone new skills, unwind, and find creative ways to express yourself.

Drawing and painting
Ages 18+. Adult drawing and painted classes are great for beginning and intermediate artists. These 10-week daytime series of classes cover a variety of topics, perspectives, and specific skills all around a common theme. Our instructors provide individual guidance and weekly demonstrations of skills, as well as help students track progress and hone new skills. 

Mixed Media 
Ages 18+. Find your inspiration! These Saturday morning classes are great for unwinding and finding creative ways to express yourself through new media. Classes range from rock painting to shadow box art.



Emerald Adaptive Bowling League

Send those pins flying and try to score your best game yet! This fun, accessible bowling league is designed for people experiencing physical or mental disabilities. See the code of conduct
here.

  • Emerald Bowling Lanes, 140 Oakway Road, Eugene, OR, 97401
  • See the schedule
  • $30 annual registration fee. Bring $10 each meeting for lane fees, and extra if you wish to purchase food
  • Register using this form


Languages

Ages 13+. Using games, practice sessions, and vocabulary lessons in a group setting, learning a new language can be fun!

American Sign Language

Spanish



Lectures

Adult lectures
Willamalane hosts free lectures for adults at Willamalane Adult Activity Center. Topics include legal advice, wellness, travel stories, and more. Advance registration is required.



Urban Homesteading

Ages 18+. Do-it-yourself skills can help you live well, save money, and waste less! Urban Homesteading covers a variety of cooking, preserving, and gardening techniques. Sign up for two or more Urban Homesteading classes and receive a 10% discount.



Wellness Workshops


Ages 14+. These workshops, taught by Willamalane's fitness instructors, are inspiring and informative sessions designed to increase your physical, mental, and emotional health. We'll focus on the changes you can make yourself, one step at a time. How would your life change for the better if you could control chronic pain, make friends with your knees, or reduce stress with meditation and mindfulness? Explore these topics and more.

  • Bob Keefer Center and Willamalane Adult Activity Center
  • Prices vary by workshop
  • See upcoming sessions


Writing

Writer's Workshops: Memoirs
Ages 18+.  For beginners and established writers alike, we'll be sharing the fun and stimulating process of writing about the unforgettable people and events that shaped our lives.  Read aloud to writing peers for valuable feedback. Led by Ann Heide, published author and former feature writer at The Register-Guard.
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