Calling all skill seekers and lifelong learners!
The Learnery at the Sierra 2 Center provides a variety of quality, local learning opportunities for people of all ages! Discover a new hobby, pursue passions, foster creative talent, or become an expert on an interesting topic with our educational enrichment classes taught by area experts. Our offerings range from the arts to technology, and culinary courses to professional development.
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A great opportunity to learn and refine your social dance skills in a fun, friendly, and exciting environment! Sunday, October 21st 3:00 – 4:30 p.m. in Studio 2 Fee: free! Advanced registration required; space is limited to 25. Register Here Jump into the Halloween spirit with our Thriller dance class! Learn the iconic dance moves from Michael Jackson’s Thriller (1983) music video, complete with large claps, monster hands, shoulder shakes, and fancy footwork! With these moves, you and your mob of…More Information
Fall for these gorgeous birch trees in this fun workshop! Saturday, October 27 3:00 -5:00 p.m. in Room 11 Fees: $40 with Watercolor Artist Tonja Wilcox Advanced registration required; attendance is limited to 15. REGISTER HERE Join us to create fall color birch trees with local watercolor artist Tonja Wilcox! Birch trees are one of Tonja's favorite subjects and it's easy to see why! Learn to use masking tape and masking fluid to create beautiful treescapes with colors inspired by…More Information
Back by popular demand! Flip our theater seats into beautiful & original chairs for your home! Saturday, November 10th, 2018 Times: 10 a.m. - End time varies (with option to schedule a second day to finish project) Location: at UPcyclePOP’s Art Lab -- 7300 Folsom Blvd. Sacramento 95826 Fee: $180/ person Advanced registration required. This class is limited to 10 participants. REGISTER HERE A long-lasting trend in the DIY community is furniture flipping and restoration-- and it’s easy to see…More Information
Turn your garden waste into garden gold! Saturday, November 11th 10:00-11:30 a.m. in Room 12 Fee: free This class is free but advanced registration is still required. Please let us know ASAP if you cannot attend as seating is limited. REGISTER NOW Join the Master Gardeners as they discuss backyard composting. This class is perfect for you if you're just getting started with composting or need to troubleshoot your pile. Compost is organic matter that has naturally decomposed into a soil-like substance.…More Information
Or, How to Pick the Perfect Tea for That Dessert Sunday, November 18th 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. in the Garden Room Fees: $40/ person Advanced registration required; space is limited. REGISTER NOW Just as different wines pair well with different foods, the same is true for tea. Join The Novel Tea for TEA 202: Tea and Food Pairings and experience the image tea can have on the taste of food, and the impact particular foods can have on tea. We…More Information
Saturday, December 8th 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. on the South End of the Sierra 2 Center (Curtis Hall & Room 10) Admission & Parking: free! Join us for a fun afternoon of holiday shopping with friends and family at our Holiday Gifts & Goods event. This show features an intimate group of high-quality vendors and local artisans, selling a variety of goods including art, jewelry, bath & body, winterwear, home & garden decor, wood goods, and more! Vendors are…More Information