Computer class signups taking place
The Oxford Area Senior Center offers affordable computer classes for students of all ages (seniors and non-seniors) with hands-on instruction. Classes are available day and evening year-round. There are a variety of subjects offered for beginner to intermediate users. You can choose classes that are one-hour sessions two days a week or one-hour sessions one day a week. New classes will begin Jan. 16. Registration is currently taking place. There is limited space so call early to reserve your spot. Call the Oxford Area Senior Center at 610-932-5244 and ask Colleen for details and registration information. You can also stop by and pick up a course description and schedule. The center is located at 12 E. Locust St., Oxford.
CCC set to hold Youth Education Exhibit
Featuring a collection of art by participants in Cecil Community College's Home School Program and Youth Educational Services courses, a Youth Education Exhibit will be on display in the Elkton Station Gallery Jan. 16 to 20. All of the work was created at Elkton Station by students ages 7 to 21. The exhibit will include various forms of art, including ceramics, cartoons, drawings and paintings. The gallery is open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Friday. The gallery is located at 107 Railroad Ave., Elkton, Md. For more information about youth programs at Cecil Community College, contact Tina Creighton at 410-287-6060, ext. 628 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Knitting classes scheduled to begin
Golden Light Wellness Center is offering two beginners knitting classes, the first beginning Tuesday, Jan. 17 at 7 p.m. The second is scheduled to begin Saturday, Jan. 21 at 9:30 a.m. These classes will last for five weeks. You will learn the cast on, knit purl, bind off, and finishing. A small project will be completed. Call 610-932-9511 to register for this class. Class size is limited. The center is located at 350 Lincoln St., Oxford.
Paper Americana Show set in Elkton, Md.
Singerly Fire Company, of Elkton, Md, will present their 19th annual Paper Americana Show from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 28. The show will feature over 30 dealers from several states who will be selling antique books, postcards, newspapers, art prints, advertising collectibles, photographs and general ephemera. Dealers from Maryland, Delaware, West Virginia and Pennsylvania will offer local and regional collectables. The Cecil County Hospital Society will also offer local items for sale from their collection. Admission is $3 per person; children under 12 will be admitted free of charge. The Ladies Auxiliary will provide refreshments. For additional information e-mail email@example.com or call 410-398-7737 or 410-398-7300 (during show hours). Singerly Fire Hall will be the location. It is located at the intersection of routes 213 and 279 in Elkton, Md.
Santa Fe Guitar Quartet scheduled to perform at CCC
Cecil Community College's Performing Arts Program will present "An Evening with the Santa Fe Guitar Quartet" at 8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 3 in the Performing Arts Hall of Elkton Station, 107 Railroad Ave. To introduce Latin American culture and history along with the music, a lecture/demonstration format will be combined with a performance. Tickets are $10 for the general public and $5 for students and seniors. There are no advance ticket sales but reservations are highly recommended as seating is limited. For ticket reservations, call 410-392-3366.
The Santa Fe Guitar Quartet (SFG4), from Santa Fe, Argentina, is an innovative guitar ensemble whose repertoire ranges from Baroque works to modern tangos. The group is strongly committed to the performance of Latin American music. In 1997, the Argentinean Institute for Excellence (Instituto Argentino de la Excelencia) awarded the Santa Fe Guitar Quartet the prestigious First Prize of Excellence. The ensemble's recordings continue to receive enthusiastic reviews throughout North America, South America, Europe and Asia.
Indoor volleyball league to start in Feb.
The West Fallowfield Community Center (OCRC) has begun accepting signups for an indoor volleyball league. Join OCRC's Quad Indoor Volleyball League. Teams will play with a maximum of four players, one of which must be a female player. Matches can start, however, with three players no more than two male players. Matches will consist of 3 games to 21. This coed quad league will not be officiated and is limited to only six teams. T-shirts will be provided for all players. Games will be played at the West Fallowfield Community Center in Cochranville Fridays, from 7 to 9 p.m. starting Friday, Feb. 24. The league will run for eight weeks. The cost is $20 per member player, and $30 per non-member player. For more information please contact Mandy Stauffer at 610-593-5963 x 4440 or visit www.octorararec.com.