Archive for February, 2011

Rolled Fondant Workshop

Our Rolled Fondant Workshop will meet Saturday, March 5, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Palace Ayers Bake Shop, 224 West Main Street, Blytheville. Fee is $95.

Learn the basics needed in fondant cake decorating. Learn to color fondant, cover your cake, crimping, embossing, ejector flowers and leaves, cutout flowers sponging and drapes.  All class materials will be provided for class class project. The instructor, Carol Copeland, will offer a 15% discount the day of class on new tools and supplies used to make the project.

Call Lena Guidry@ 870.762.3167 or email:

February 15, 2011 at 11:06 am Leave a comment

Best Face Forward Make-Up Workshop

Come to our Best Face Forward Make-Up Workshop on Thursday, February 24, 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Merle Norman Studio/Me & My Sister, 321 West Main Street, Blytheville.

It is girls’ night out so come with your friends to get all the latest information on beauty regiments that will keep your skin looking fresh and young as well as learn make-up tips that will make you look and fee great. The class is free.

Call Lena Guidry at 870.762.3167 or email

February 15, 2011 at 10:58 am Leave a comment

Let’s Get Organized

“I know it is here somewhere. . .” Do you mutter those words too often? If your closet looks about as organized as the clearance rack at a second-hand store, if you wait until the last minute to check your in-box then wonder where the time went, you need to get your life in order! This intensive workshop on Saturday, February 26 from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. in the Statehouse Hall Ballroom on the Blytheville campus combines three popular courses: Time Management Cut the Clutter, and Get Your Life in Order. Learn self-management and arrange your life to achieve our personal goals. Get lots of practical ideas on how to organize your time and your space. Everything from handling the mail to cleaning out closets will be covered. The instructor, Maryanne Macdonald, teaches personal/home organization and time management classes through the University of Memphis and does home organization consulting.

The fee is $59. Bring your lunch or reserve a box lunch for $8 upon registration.

To register call Lena Guidry 870.762.3167 or email

February 15, 2011 at 10:23 am Leave a comment

American Sign Language for Beginners and Intermediates

American Sign Language intermediate class will meet Tuesday, February 8 to March 15, 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Class will meet in room L101 in the Adams/Vines Building. Fee is $48.

American Sign Language beginners class will meet Tuesday, March 29 to May 3, 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Class will meet in room L101 in the Adams/Vines Building. Fee is $48.

ASL is an interesting, beautiful and rich language. Thousands of deaf and hard-of-hearing Americans use ASL as their primary mode of language communication. Students will acquire an impressive vocabulary of signs along with building finger spelling skills.

Come and join.

Call 870.762. 3167 or email

February 3, 2011 at 1:35 pm Leave a comment

Acoustic Guitar Classes Offered

Beginning Acoustic Guitar will be offered Thursdays, February 10 – March 17, 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. The fee is $44. Student will learn basic strumming patterns, simple chord progressions, tuning methods and note identifications.

Intermediate Acoustic Guitar will be offered Thursdays, February 10 – March 17, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. The fee is $44.  This class is designed for developing the guitarist. Students should be familiar with basic guitar chords, note names and strumming.

Instructor Charles Moody has been playing the guitar, banjo, harmonica and mandolin for over 30 years. Born in Memphis, he has recorded in major studios, toured the US. with different bands and played at countless festivals.

Call Lena Guidry at 870.762.3167 or email for more information or to enroll.

February 3, 2011 at 1:26 pm Leave a comment

February 2011