Community Connection

Community Connection offers events, classes, and programing for all ages.  Most classes meet at the Karl Richter Campus.  Contact our offices at 248.328.3199 or community.connection@hask12.org
 

Current Programs

Pickleball
Monday - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Monday Evenings - 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm (Beginning January 9, 2023)
KRC Gym
Cost $30 for a 10-punch card

 

Karate Lessons - Ages 7+
Tuesday & Thursday - 6:15 pm - 7:15 pm
KRC Cafeteria/Commons Area
Cost $75 monthly
Register online at https://karate_lessons.eventbrite.com

 

Drawing and Pastel Course Image

Drawing Basics & Pastels, 8 Week Course

Instructor:  Missy McIsaac-Lidster

Price:  $200.00 (Paid by cash or check the first night of class.  Make checks payable to Holly Area Schools)

Class Dates:

  • Tuesdays, 2/28, 3/7, 3/14, 3/21, 4/4, 4/11, 4/18, 4/25

**Please note that there is no class 3/28.

Class Time:  6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Age Requirement:  13+

Maximum Registrations:  This class is limited to 12 students.  Additional registrations will be placed on a waiting list and notified if an opening is available.

Class Description:
This class will focus on the fundamentals of drawing for the first 4 weeks of the course: Drawing from life, composition, value, perspective, as well as tools to be used, etc. The second 4 weeks of the class will take what we’ve learned in the first 4 weeks and apply that to using soft pastels! Each student will choose a reference image and use pastels to create their own unique piece of art as the final project. We will also cover framing your pastel artwork to create a finished piece.

Proficiency level: Suitable for all levels – Come learn something brand new or brush up on your skills.

Supply List:

  • Sketchbook 11” x 14”
  • Set of drawing pencils (I like Faber-Castell)
  • Chalk Pencil – mid-tone color
  • Kneaded eraser
  • Regular eraser
  • Small Ruler
  • Pencil Sharpener
  • Set of Soft Pastels ( https://www.dickblick.com/items/blick-studio-pastel-set-set-of-48/ )
  • Reference Photo for Final Project
  • Foam Project Board
  • Mi-Tientes Paper – available for purchase in class for final project
  • Baby wipes (Pastels are very messy, but fun)
  • Silicone Smudgers (optional)
  • Blending Stump (optional)

Registration Link:    https://forms.gle/io2n8KQq6PV3kFgn9

PDF DocumentDrawing Basics and Pastels Course Information

 

Acrylic Painting Basics Course Image

Painting with Acrylics, 8 Week Course

Instructor:  Missy McIsaac-Lidster

Price:  $200.00 (Paid by cash or check the first night of class.  Make checks payable to Holly Area Schools)

Class Dates:

  • Thursdays 3/2, 3/6, 3/16, 3/23, 4/6, 4/13, 4/20, 4/27

**Please note that there is no class 3/30.

Class Time:  6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Age Requirement:  13+

Maximum Registrations:  This class is limited to 12 students.  Additional registrations will be placed on a waiting list and notified if an opening is available.

Class Description:
This class will walk you through creating your very own masterpiece with acrylic paint. We will discuss technique, mediums and creative process as well.

Proficiency level: Suitable for those with a basic understanding of drawing and looking to explore acrylics.

Supply List:

  • 1 small “practice” canvas
  • 1 canvas of chosen size for final painting
  • Acrylic paint set
  • Paint brushes
  • Water container
  • White chalk pencil
  • Reference photo 8” x 10”
  • Pencil or pen
  • Table Easel or floor easel
  • Paper Towel
  • Ruler

Registration Link: https://forms.gle/q91dyP4APA37cTHh7

PDF DocumentPainting with Acrylics Basic Course Information

 

Facility Rental

Want to rent space for a birthday party or other event? Are you an athletic group in the area needing practice or tournament space?  Visit our Facility Use Page for more information.