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Classes Starting in November at SAS
Fall/Winter 2017
Fall registration is open and classes are already selling out.
Please register now to secure your spot
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Follow the link to view all classes in our catalog.

November 1-4
Introduction to Windows 10 (For Laptop, Surface, or PC Users) (Course 5426) Wed 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
The Supreme Court and Foreign Affairs Challenges (Course 5529) Wed 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
A Look Inside Classical Music and Dance (Course 5512) Thu 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Book Discussion: The Weight of Water (Course 5510) Thu 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
iPhone/iPad Photography (Course 5515) Thu 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Britain's Great Victorian Scandals - Early 1800s (Course 5274) Fri 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Walking Tour: Tokyo in New York, A Japanese Culinary Experience (Course 5319) Fri 11:15 AM - 2:30 PM

November 5-11
Qigong and Acupressure to Balance Your Energy (Course 5450) Mon 10:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Let's Play Mah Jongg: Supervised Play (Course 5282) Mon 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Beyond Beginner Jewelry Making (Course 5377) Wed 10:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Everything You Wanted to Know About Social Networking But Were Afraid to Ask! (Course 5441) Wed 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Walking Tour: Meandering the Midtown Art Scene (Course 5317) Thu 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Movie Screening: The Weight of Water (Course 5511) Thu 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM

November 12-18
Canasta: Supervised Play (Course 5478) Tue 10:45 AM - 12:45 PM
One Day Only Book Discussion: Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders (Course 5340) Tue 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Beginner Canasta (Course 5472) Tue 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
eBay Roadshow (Course 5435) Tue 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Let's Play Mah Jongg: Supervised Play (Course 5280) Wed 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
The Jewish Experience Through Literature: The Fate of the Lithuanian Jews (Course 5339) Wed 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
You Must Remember This: A Tribute to Casablanca (Course 5352) Wed 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Museum Preview: Michelangelo: Divine Draftsman and Designer at the Metropolitan Museum of Art (Course 5294) Wed 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Triple The Fun: An Evening of Bridge, Canasta and Mah Jongg (Course 5523) Wed 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Let's Play Mah Jongg: Supervised Play (Course 5281) Thu 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Creating Beautiful Photo Books on the Macintosh Laptop (Course 5420) Thu 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Museum Preview: The Golden Age of Spanish Painting at the Frick Collection (Course 5298) Thu 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Understanding Opera: Discussions of the Met's Live in HD Opera Series (The Exterminating Angel) (Course 5363) Fri 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

November 19-25
Movie Matinees: Films about Writers and the Writing Process - Adaptation (2002) (Course 5345) Tue 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

November 26-30
Movie Matinees: Films about Writers and the Writing Process - The Hours (2002) (Course 5346) Tue 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Museum Preview: Michelangelo: Divine Draftsman and Designer at the Metropolitan Museum of Art (Course 5297) Wed 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Walking Tour: Public Art in New York at the Museum of the City of New York (Course 5506) Thu 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Announcements
 
Come one and all to tomorrow's Opening Reception for our Student/Teacher Art Show. Festivities begin at 6 p.m. in the Scott Room of the Scarsdale Public Library, 54 Olmsted Road, Scarsdale, NY 10583. Wine, cheese, and light snacks will be served.
 
Participating Artists: Please remember to drop off your artwork between 12 and 2 p.m. in the Scott Room.

Immediately before the celebration, the Scott Room will also be the venue for Martin Flaherty in his return to SAS for the highly anticipated course on The Supreme Court and Foreign Affairs Challenges (Course 5529)This one-session class will cover President Trump's travel ban, military operations against ISIS, human rights suits by aliens in US courts, and the use of foreign legal materials interpreting the Constitution.
Mark your calendar for special events yet to come!

George Saunders and Andy WardOn Thursday, February 8, 2018, Scarsdale Adult School will host George Saunders, author of Lincoln in the Bardo, winner of this year's Man Booker Prize. The evening will offer candid revelations about his inspirations and writing process with ample time for questions and answers. An Evening with George Saunders offers students a choice of a standard admission (Course 5556) or standard admission plus paperback pre-order (Course 5557). Pre-ordered paperbacks will be distributed at the event, additional books will be for sale on site, and the author will be signing copies upon request.

Lincoln in the Bardo Saunders last enlightened and entertained SAS audience members shortly after the publication of Tenth of December, a collection of short stories that garnered many awards and was named one of the top ten books of 2013 by the New York Times Book Review. Join us for his return to discuss Saunders's much anticipated and highly acclaimed first novel.

Interested students may also want to register for our
One Day Only Book Discussion: Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders (Course 5340) with Harriet Sobol from 1 to 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday, November 14, 2017.

Akhil Reed AmarAlso just added to our plans, Akhil Reed Amar, Professor of Law and Political Science at Yale University, will be coming to SAS to share insights from his recent book, The Constitution Today: Timeless Lessons for the Issues of Our Era. On Thursday, December 14, 2017, at 7 p.m. at Scarsdale High School, Professor Amar will discuss the constitutional significance of the last election, when all four major federal institutions of power were in play (House, Senate, Presidency, and Supreme Court). Other topics raised in his book of essays include gun control, gay marriage, affirmative action, health care, criminal procedure, spending regulations on political advertising, and our current system of presidential succession. Registration for
An Evening with Akhil Reed Amar (
Course 5558) is now open!
Tel: (914) 723-2325
Email: director@ScarsdaleAdultSchool.com




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