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Adventures at the Academy

ADULT learning opportunities


Nansemond-Suffolk Academy is excited to introduce Adventures at the Academy, a new program offering enriching educational experiences to adults of all ages. Course offerings include art, photography, cooking and more! The learning adventures are usually a one-day commitment and range from $10 to $100 per person. They will be held at both campuses and at off-site locations. If you are looking to continue your journey of lifelong learning, please register today to attend one of our adventures! All proceeds will be used to further enhance the programs at Nansemond-Suffolk Academy.


 

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  • Parent and Child Painting Adventure — February 4, 2018

    Parent and Child Painting Adventure
    February 4, 2018
    Instructor: Elizabeth Dolan
    1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
    $25.00 per pair 
    Lower School Art Room, Main Campus

    This adventure will allow artists of tomorrow to explore their creativity with a parent's assistance and guidance. Our talented guide will lead the participants on a step-by-step journey to creativity. Both parent and child will be painting in this adventure!
     
  • Google Applications — February 5, 2018

    Google Applications
    February 5, 2018
    Instructor: Michele Bossick
    6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
    $20.00  
    Lower School Room 127, Main Campus

    This adventure will allow participants to use and become familiar with Google applications, work with photos as well as learn how to use Google to upload pictures to the Google cloud.  






  • Wine and Paint — February 21, 2018

    Wine and Paint
    February 21, 2018
    Instructor: Les Hall
    6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
    $40.00 per person (21 and up)
    Main Campus

    This adventure will allow artists the opportunity to explore creativity while enjoying their favorite wine. The talented guides will lead adventurists step-by-step through their journey to creation. All participants must be at least 21 years of age
  • App Development — March 19, 2018

    App Development
    March 19, 2018
    Instructor: Dave Gillis
    6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
    $20.00  
    Ages 12 and up
    STEM Innovation Lab, Main Campus

    Are you curious to learn how an app gets developed? Come to the exciting STEM Innovation Lab at Nansemond-Suffolk Academy and experience app development for yourself. Bring your idea for an app and build a prototype of it during this academy adventure!




  • Mehndi Art — March 26, 2018

    Mehndi Art
    March 26, 2018
    6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
    Main Campus
    Fee: $35.00
    Ages 12 and up

    The ancient art form of mehndi could literally be at your fingertips! Learn to draw henna art with real henna paste in a structured class setting. Drawing experience is not necessary!
  • Makerspace Design — April 9, 2018

    April 9, 2018
    Instructor: Dave Gillis
    6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
    $25.00
    Ages 12 and up
    STEM Innovation Lab, Main Campus

    So what is this whole makerspace paradigm all about? How do you take an idea and make it a reality? Come to the makerspace adventure this spring to be a design engineer for an evening and make your idea come to life. 


     
  • Cooking Demonstration — Spring 2018

    Cooking Demonstration at Harper's Table
    Spring 2018
    Instructor: Harper Bradshaw
    12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
    $100.00 per person 

    Harper's Table
    122 N Main Street
    Suffolk, VA 23434
     
    Don't miss out on this amazing opportunity to observe a behind the scenes cooking demonstration at Harper's Table presented by acclaimed Chef Harper Bradshaw. You will be led through a culinary journey.

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  • Stacey Wollerton 

    Adventures at the Academy Coordinator and Lower School Instructor
    (757) 539-8789
Nansemond-Suffolk Academy is a coeducational, college preparatory private school located in Suffolk, VA. Pre-kindergarten - Grade 12.