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The Winter Program offers 90 day-classes in January and February. In addition to offering an impressive selection of classes, the Winter Program represents something unique and wonderful about Door County, an amazing group of volunteer instructors who generously share their time, along with their considerable talent, for the benefit of the community. So bring on the snow and the cold. Now over 650 strong, you won't meet a more friendly or hardier group of people than Clearing students in Winter!










Mondays

Decorating Secrets From a Pro #1
Carol Schalla
9-noon | 2 sessions | beginning January 5

Watercolor – Let It Run! #2
Marianne Diekman
9-noon | 3 sessions | beginning January 5

Geology of Door County and the Surrounding Area #3
Jack Travis
9-noon | 4 sessions | beginning January 5

Multi-Media Keepsake Wall Art #4
Lou Covotsos
9-noon | 6 sessions | beginning January 5

Terrariums, Miniature & Fairy Gardens #5
Jean Ehmke
1 - 4 | 1 session | beginning January 5

Chair Caning #6
Nancy Rafal
1 - 3 | 8 sessions | beginning January 5

Fun with Family History: Digging Up Your Roots #7
Gretchen Farwell, Myrma Howard, Michael Farmer
1 - 4 | 4 sessions | beginning January 5

Paste Paper Painting #39
Francha Barnard
9-noon | 1 session | beginning January 12

Who Done It? #40
Lynn Kaczmarek
1 - 3 | 6 sessions | beginning January 12

The Life & Legacy of Henry David Thoreau #41
Joan Shiels
1 - 4 | 1 session | beginning January 12

Paste Paper Painting #42
Francha Barnard
1 - 4 | 1 session | beginning January 12

SoulCollage®: Where Images, Imagination and Intuition Meet #50
Audrey Chowdhury
9 - 3 | 1 session | beginning January 19

Rush a Chair Seat #51
Nancy Rafal
1 - 3 | 4 sessions | beginning January 19

Reading Poetry: Making the Strange Familiar #53
Estella Lauter
1 - 4 | 1 session | beginning January 26

Tuesdays

You Don’t Need a Weatherman to Know Which Way the Wind Blows #8
Bruce Smith
9-noon | 4 sessions | beginning January 6

Ukelele and More #9
Craig McClelland
9-noon | 2 sessions | beginning January 6

Frac or Not #10
Jack Travis
9-noon | 4 sessions | beginning January 6

Making & Carving a Cane From Scratch #11
Bob McCurdy
9-noon | 4 sessions | beginning January 6

Quilting: Open Studio & Let’s Make It Easy! #12
Kathy Swanson
9 - 3 | 4 sessions | beginning January 6

Discover What Kind of Christian You Are #13
Bruce Foster
9:30-11:30 | 4 sessions | beginning January 6

Everyday Intuition #14
Diana Blagdon
1 - 4 | 3 sessions | beginning January 6

Water-Based Oils Creatively Explored #15
Marcia Nickols
1 - 4 | 4 sessions | beginning January 6

Wine Tasting #16
John Verbeten & Karen Hall
5:30-7:30 | 4 sessions | beginning January 6

Paint a Fabric Pillow #43
Marcy Farber
1 - 3:30 | 2 sessions | beginning January 13

Invasive Plants: A Primer on Identification & Control #44
Mike Schneider & Bob Bultman
1 - 4 | 1 session | beginning January 13

Wood Turning – Your Choice #45
Gene Stanis & Mike Mazurkiewicz
1 - 4 | 1 session | beginning January 13

Prayer & Meditation 101 #54
Marcia Eischen
9-noon | 1 session | beginning January 27

Door County’s Changing Forest #55
Kathleen Harris
1 - 4 | 1 session | beginning January 27

Shakespeare’s Theatre #63
Amy Ludwigsen
1 - 4 | 2 sessions | beginning January 20

Wednesdays

Composition in the Digital Age #17
Dan Anderson
9 - 11:30 | 4 sessions | beginning January 7

Choose Civility #18
Susan Kohout & Shirley Senarighi
9:30-11:30 | 1 session | beginning January 7

Beading Stitches #19
Patty Brooking
10 - 3 | 4 sessions | beginning January 7

Know Your (Pubs), Parks and Preserves #20
Pat & Julie Duffy
1 - 4 | 4 sessions | beginning January 7

Basic Drawing #21
Nancy Davis
1 - 3 | 8 sessions | beginning January 7

The Significance of Dreams in the Christian Tradition #22
Gwynne Schultz
1 - 3 | 4 sessions | beginning January 7

Let’s Play Bridge #23
Carolyn & Bob Kimbell
1 - 4 | 8 sessions | beginning January 7

Structure of Local Government in Door County #24
Susan Kohout & Shirley Senarighi
1 - 4 | 1 session | beginning January 7

The Mind & The Brain #46
Phil Hansotia
9 - 11 | 1 session | beginning January 14

You Can Never Have Too Many Tote Bags! #47
Kathy Swanson
9 - 3 | 2 sessions | beginning January 14

Kiln Casting Glass #56
Gary Chaudoir
9 - 11:30 | 1 session | beginning January 28

A Dodo’s Guide to eBird #59
Paul Regnier
1 - 4 | 1 session | beginning January 28

Thursdays

Walking the Ancient Pilgrim Path Camino de Santiago of Northern Spain #25
Mike & Marcia Eischen
9-noon | 2 sessions | beginning January 8

Kumihimo Braiding #26
Patty Brooking
10 - 3 | 4 sessions | beginning January 8

Know Your (Pubs), Parks and Preserves #27
Jane Whitney & Julie Knox
1 - 4 | 4 sessions | beginning January 8

Finding Your Inner Doodle #28
Julia Bresnahan
1 - 3 | 2 sessions | beginning January 8

Refresher & Beginning Knitting #29
Joanie Musiel & Connie Herbst
1 - 3:30 | 4 sessions | beginning January 8

Open Studio for Water-Based Painting #30
Jan Forkert
1 - 4 | 4 sessions | beginning January 8

Sheepshead Made Simple #31
Bob Bultman & Jordan Zacek
1 - 4 | 4 sessions | beginning January 8

An Afternoon of Ales: The Search for the Perfect Pint…. #32
Paul Regnier
4:30-6:30 | 2 sessions | beginning January 8

Wood Turning From Basic to Advanced #48
Kelly Bresnahan
9 - 4 | 2 sessions | beginning January 15

Recycle, Reuse, Repurpose Trash to Treasure #52
Jenni Stultz
9 - 3 | 1 session | beginning January 22

The Marvelous Monarch #57
Dick Smythe & Marilyn Hansotia
9-noon | 1 session | beginning January 29

FUNN Stuff for the Young & Old Alike #58
Jack and Diane Finger
9-noon | 1 session | beginning January 29

Fridays

Topics in Medicine #33
Phil Hansotia, Mike McCutcheon, Jim McAninch
9 - 11:30 | 3 sessions | beginning January 9

Meditation in Motion: A One-Day Retreat #34
Beth Coleman
9 - 4 | 1 session | beginning January 9

Wisconsin Master Naturalist (WIMN) Certification #35
Karen Newbern, Carolyn Rock & Subject Matter Experts
9 - 4 | 8 sessions | beginning January 9

Jewelry Making with Wire #36
Patty Brooking
10 - 3 | 4 sessions | beginning January 9

Beginning Mahjongg #37
Mary Heiman
10:30-12:30 | 4 sessions | beginning January 9

Broadway Performances on Film #38
Henry & Joan Timm
1 - 4 | 7 sessions | beginning January 9

Design and Construct a Stained Glass Panel #49
Gary Chaudoir
1 - 3:30 | 6 sessions | beginning January 16

Saturdays