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A wild romp through fashion, sociology, a bit of history, and fun, exploring our social contract and archetypes of personalities. Class 1 – Before ...  View More

440299

Instructor : Marcie Cooperman 

Tuition: $39.00

Schedule : Weekly - Tue 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM; 2 sessions; starting 2/18/2020, ending 2/25/2020

Location : Montclair, MPL - Bellevue Branch Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Bellevue Branch.

Materials Cost: $0.00

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A survey of the life and work of noted sculptor and assemblage artist Willie Cole. We will discuss his inspirations and creative processes for recycli ...  View More

440301

Instructor : Willie Cole and Nette Forne' Thomas 

Tuition: $0.00

Schedule : Weekly - Mon 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM; starting 2/24/2020, ending 2/24/2020

Location : Montclair, MPL - Main Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Main.

Materials Cost: $0.00



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T. Thomas Fortune was one of the most prominent African American journalist, newspaper editor and publisher of the late 19th & 20th Centuries. He was ...  View More

440279

Instructor : Gilda Rogers 

Tuition: $0.00

Schedule : Weekly - Fri 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM; starting 2/28/2020, ending 2/28/2020

Location : Montclair, MPL - Main Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Main.

Materials Cost: $0.00



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In anticipation of the “biggest Van Eyck exhibition ever,” Van Eyck: An Optical Revolution at the Museum of Fine Arts in Ghent (February1- April 30, 2 ...  View More

440286

Instructor : Julie Raines 

Tuition: $20.00

Schedule : Weekly - Tue 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM; starting 3/3/2020, ending 3/3/2020

Location : Montclair, MPL - Main Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Main.

Materials Cost: $0.00



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Bryher was the pen name of the English novelist, poet, memoirist, and magazine editor Annie Winifred Ellerman. She grew up unconventionally in Victori ...  View More

1100042

Instructor : Jerise Fogel 

Tuition: $0.00

Schedule : Weekly - Mon 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM; starting 3/9/2020, ending 3/9/2020

Location : Montclair, MPL - Main Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Main.

Materials Cost: $0.00



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Less well known than their male colleagues, many gifted European female artists have in recent years received long-overdue attention. Among those sele ...  View More

440291

Instructor : Anne Betty Weinshenker 

Tuition: $20.00

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM; starting 3/18/2020, ending 3/18/2020

Location : Montclair, MPL - Main Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Main.

Materials Cost: $0.00



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Deja gets real about following her dream since age 3, moving to LA to make it as a professional dancer, juggling multiple jobs, struggling to pay rent ...  View More

440307

Instructor : Deja Riley Izydorczyk 

Tuition: $0.00

Schedule : Weekly - Fri 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM; starting 3/20/2020, ending 3/20/2020

Location : Montclair, MPL - Main Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Main.

Materials Cost: $0.00



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Galaxies, stars, planets, molecules, atoms, quarks, gluons - the universe and its contents fill us all with wonder, from the biggest celestial structu ...  View More

440281

Instructor : Charles Liu 

Tuition: $0.00

Schedule : Weekly - Mon 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM; starting 3/23/2020, ending 3/23/2020

Location : Montclair, MPL - Main Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Main.

Materials Cost: $0.00

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The lecture explores the unique imagery of Dorothea Lange, one of the most profound American documentary photographers. During the presentation we wil ...  View More

440282

Instructor : Joanna Madloch 

Tuition: $20.00

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM; starting 3/26/2020, ending 3/26/2020

Location : Montclair, MPL - Main Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Main.

Materials Cost: $0.00



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Dr. Paul Christiansen of Seton Hall University will present a captivating lecture and discussion about how music has been used in political advertisin ...  View More

440285

Instructor : Paul Christiansen 

Tuition: $20.00

Schedule : Weekly - Tue 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM; starting 3/31/2020, ending 3/31/2020

Location : Montclair, MPL - Main Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Main.

Materials Cost: $0.00



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American sculptor, educator, and arts activist Ruth Asawa (1926-2013) is known for her extensive body of work including paintings, printmaking, public ...  View More

440284

Instructor : Janet Mandel 

Tuition: $20.00

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM; starting 4/2/2020, ending 4/2/2020

Location : Montclair, MPL - Main Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Main.

Materials Cost: $0.00



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