The Encore Academy at Pasco-Hernando State College will offer a variety of workshops in February on the North Campus in Brooksville, 11415 Ponce de Leon Blvd. The Encore Academy is a service of PHSC that provides educational opportunities to adults over the age of 50.
Crochet for Beginners & Beyond – Tuesdays, 2/11-2/25 from 6 to 7 p.m. Learn the basics including yarn choice, texture and color in this three-part series. New patterns and techniques will be taught to create stunning projects. Room B-210; $18.
Basic Skincare – Friday, 2/21 from 10 a.m. to noon. Learn the importance of hydrating your skin and the basics of skincare from a licensed esthetician and registered nurse. Room C-106; $12.
Planning for Long-term Care – Monday, 2/24 from 6 to 7 p.m. Explore the options of long-term care, how to get it and how to pay for it. Room C-106; free.
Comedy Corner – Tuesday, 2/25 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Students will learn basic improvisational skills, creative writing techniques and theater games to create fun characters and group scene work. Room A-156; $18.
All workshops are open to the community. Membership in the Encore Academy is not required. Registration deadlines are two days prior to workshop start date. For more information about these and other Encore Academy workshops, call 352-797-5167 or visit www.phsc.edu/encore .