Join us as Santa Barbara City College brings their “Music of Our Lives and Times” and “Art Experiences and Conversations” classes to GranVida.

This wonderful opportunity is available to anyone and everyone who enjoys a social, interactive atmosphere toward lifelong learning in art and music.

There is still room in each class, so don’t miss out.

Please call Susan Stewart, the Director of Life Enrichment at 566-0017!

“MUSIC OF OUR LIVES AND TIMES FOR OLDER ADULTS”

In this class, students will listen to familiar music encouraging individual responses and reawakening neural connections, resulting in improved recall, a sense of self-worth, and mental alertness.

MONDAYS: 10:00 – 11:15 AM
CRN 39943: August 21 – October 9
CRN 39944: October 16 – December 4

Instructor: Luis Sanchez

Luis earned a BA degree in Music from UCSB and is certified as a Teacher of the Feldenkrais Method, which he incorporates into his teaching of music to enhance creativity.

“ART EXPERIENCES AND CONVERSATIONS FOR OLDER PEOPLE”

Older adult students will practice self-expression by viewing works of art and discussing basic art principles such as color, line and shape, as well as recollections and associations with art, history and life.

WEDNESDAYS: 9:00 – 10:15 AM
CRN 39906: August 23 – October 11
CRN 39907: October 18 – December 6

Instructor: Ranell Hansen

Ranell has been working professionally within Santa Barbara’s senior population for the last ten years as an instructor and program manager. She is also a long-term avid fiber artist.