The NIC strives to provide fun and educational workshops for a wide range of ages!  Below are some of the great workshop opportunities coming up at The NIC!

Jewelry Making Workshop - with Cynthia Grieve

March 8, 20195:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Friday, March 8:  5:30pm – 8pm

Ages: 21+

Fees: $25 (member) and $35 (non-member).  All materials and tools are included!

Class Description:  Celebrate International Women Day by treating yourself to a fun time at The NIC! We will work with fresh water pearls and copper wire to create unique, wearable art. We will learn basic jewelry making techniques including forming, wire wrapping and assembling. Don’t miss this joyful evening with friends, wine (BYOB) and access to tools and materials to create beautiful jewelry for yourself or others. All levels of experience welcome.

To register, email zgallegos@thenic.org.


Pysanky Easter Egg Workshop - with Lisa McDonald

April 13, 201912:30 pm - 3:30 pm

April 13  | 12:30pm – 3:30pm

Ages:  10 and up (children under 14 must have an adult with them)

Fees:  $20.00 (members) and $30.00 (non-members) per participating child/adult.

Class Description:  Learn the art of Pysanky and create your own beautiful keepsake! Pysanky are Ukrainian Easter eggs, decorated with traditional Ukrainian folk designs using a wax-resist method. The instructor will explain Ukrainian Easter traditions and demonstrate each step of the art project. This workshop is perfect for beginners and experts alike! All materials are included!  Lisa McDonald is an expert in Ukrainian Folklore and has been teaching Pysanky design for over 30 years.

Please pre-register and pay by April 7.


Mother's Day Family Workshop

May 4, 201911:00 am - 1:30 pm

Saturday, May 4: 11am – 1:30pm

Ages: 3+

Fees: $2 (member) and $5 (non-member) per participating child/adult.

Class Description:  Celebrate the amazing women in your life by creating a special gift for her this Mother’s Day. If this special women wants to keep you company – not a problem—have fun and play together in this workshop.