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This class is intended for beginners, 18 years of age or older, with little or no hot shop experience. Class meets for up to three hours in this hands-on workshop, and students will make four pieces of hot glass using various processes and colors. Please wear long cotton pants (old blue jeans are best) - no shorts, skirts, capris, or nylon/lycra such as yoga pants; socks that cover the ankle; closed toe shoes that completely cover your feet; long or short sleeve cotton/cotton blend shirt - no fleece, nylon, or synthetic fabrics; and bring a pair of sunglasses. Students will need to return to pick up their work three days after class to allow for cooling time. Peter Patterson Glassworks is located at 888 Tower Road, #E, Mundelein. No discounts or vouchers.

100039

Schedule : Weekly - Sun 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM; starting 5/6/2018, ending 5/6/2018

Location : Peter Patterson Glass Works Location : 
  Peter Patterson Glass Works.

Instructor : Peter Patterson Glass Works 

Materials Fee: $0.00

Tuition: $100.00

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Tony Rodkey, the “Grilling Fireman,” will present a unique and informative grilling class. Besides demonstrating grilling techniques, Tony will discuss safety techniques that you should be aware of. Students will help prepare veggies for grilling. We’ll create an appetizer, a main dish, and a dessert. If you have a charcoal grill, we will be starting the grills at 6:30 PM, so come early to get some tips on starting the fire. Bring your appetite. A $12 ingredient fee is included in the tuition.  Gold Card Fee: $29.00.

Schedule : Weekly - Tue 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM; starting 5/15/2018, ending 5/15/2018

Location : VHHS Location : 
  VHHS.

Instructor : T. Rodkey 

Materials Fee: $0.00

Tuition: $39.00



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Creative cooks everywhere are discovering the value and beauty of edible flowers. Add a distinctive flavorful touch and make any dish a creative original by adding herbs and other flowers to the mix. This program will show you how with recipes, demonstrations, food tastings and even the making of a recipe or two. Everything from simple syrup to baked goods will be included. A $15 material fee is included in the tuition. Gold Star Fee: $37.00.

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM; starting 5/17/2018, ending 5/17/2018

Location : VHHS Location : 
  VHHS.

Instructor : M. Lautanen-Raleigh 

Materials Fee: $15.00

Tuition: $40.00



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Edible gifts are perfect for anyone who loves to explore food or wants to add more flavor to their cooking. We will demonstrate techniques for making herb vinegars and flavored oils, explain the rules for blending seasonings, and even craft some teas - all with herbs you can obtain locally or grow yourself. Recipes and techniques will be demonstrated and shared. All participants will take home a recipe booklet and gift design ideas. A $7 food fee is included in the tuition. Gold Star Fee: $32.00.

Schedule : Weekly - Mon 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM; starting 5/7/2018, ending 5/7/2018

Location : VHHS Location : 
  VHHS.

Instructor : M. Lautanen-Raleigh 

Materials Fee: $7.00

Tuition: $35.00



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Be your own jewelry designer and creator! You will make 3 stretchy bracelets to match your own unique style and color palette. Plenty of gemstone beads, along with a great assortment of accent beads, charms and focal beads are also included. Keep them all for yourself, or make them for the Mom in your life for upcoming Mother's Day. Learn how to use jump rings, the secret of making flawless bracelets using Stretch Magic, and the art of knotting it so it won't come apart! Late arrivals welcome to come at 6:30. No discounts or vouchers.

100225

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM; starting 5/9/2018, ending 5/9/2018

Location : VHHS Location : 
  VHHS.

Instructor : W. Levy 

Materials Fee: $0.00

Tuition: $65.00



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Do you want to give someone special a painting as a gift but feel you just don't have time? In this one day workshop, we'll create small, finished paintings. Please bring your brushes, watercolor paints, a pencil and an eraser with you to class. Your painting will make a great gift for any occasion. A $10 supply fee must be paid to the instructor at the beginning of class. Bring a sack lunch for a short break. Gold Card Fee: $42.00.

Schedule : Weekly - Sat 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM; starting 5/5/2018, ending 5/5/2018

Location : VHHS Location : 
  VHHS.

Instructor : K. Milauskas 

Materials Fee: $0.00

Tuition: $49.00

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Learn the secrets of how to restore evergreens to a lush, healthy form after years of shearing and how to keep those new shrubs looking "fresh from the nursery" for years after planting. Even seasoned professionals can learn about how to trim evergreens to maintain their size, enhance their natural beauty, and prolong health and function for optimal plant life, appearance and performance. Restoration, not removal, is possible with the advantage of natural rejuvenation of your evergreens. A $12 material fee is included in the tuition. Class will meet twice: Thursday evening from 7-9:00 PM in Room 1212 for instruction and again on Saturday morning from 9-10:30 AM for hands-on practice outside (meeting location announced on Thursday evening). Gold Star Fee: $44.00.

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM; starting 4/26/2018, ending 4/26/2018

Location : VHHS Location : 
  VHHS.

Instructor : L. Smith 

Materials Fee: $0.00

Tuition: $49.00

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Learn about your property tax bill and assessment, and find out what to look for to be sure that you're not paying more than you should be. Gold Star Fee: $16.00.

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM; starting 5/10/2018, ending 5/10/2018

Location : VHHS Location : 
  VHHS.

Instructor : M. Rafter 

Materials Fee: $0.00

Tuition: $19.00



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