Shake the Square: Waltz Mixer with Santa Cruz Waltz
Jul
13
6:00pm 6:00pm

Shake the Square: Waltz Mixer with Santa Cruz Waltz

Enjoy an intro to Waltz Lesson— Waltz is the world’s most popular partner dance. The haunting 3-count music of waltz is everywhere, from European symphonies to Electronica, from video games to your favorite lush film scores, from The Eagles to Enya to Ed Sheeran. Learn to float around the Secret Garden in dreamy waltz musicality and lead/follow roles. Attend solo or with a partner–we will rotate partners frequently

Class Taught by Peggy Pollard of Santa Cruz Waltz. 

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Hands on History: Dippin' into Diaries
Jul
13
1:00pm 1:00pm

Hands on History: Dippin' into Diaries

Try your luck at transcribing 100 year old local diaries from the MAH archives. Our team of volunteer transcribers will be on hand to help you with the tricky old timey handwriting. We’ll have printed copies of some of the diary pages for easy access.

Also included will be an area for people to contribute to a communal diary. We’ll hang your entries on the Secret Garden Mural. What was the most meaningful thing you accomplished today? What made you proud today?

Location: MAH Atrium (near back doors) and Secret Garden

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Crafternoon: Screenprinting with Subjects to Change
Jun
20
3:00pm 3:00pm

Crafternoon: Screenprinting with Subjects to Change

Make screen prints at this weekly crafting session in the new Secret Garden with resident dedicated doodlers at Subjects to Change.

Every Tuesday afternoon come to Abbott Square for a free workshop with a new craft every week. At each Crafternoon you’ll learn a fun and valuable skill, make something special for yourself, friends or family, and meet creative crafters from across Santa Cruz County.

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Shake The Square: Yoga with Hannah Muse
Jun
15
5:00pm 5:00pm

Shake The Square: Yoga with Hannah Muse

Join a free and delightful community yoga class open to all ages and experience levels with. Hannah’s upbeat flow welcomes us to move our bodies, clear our minds and open our hearts!

All are welcome – please bring a mat if you have one.

ABOUT HANNAH

Hannah Muse: Teacher of Yoga & Mindfulness // Priestess // Love Activist

Hannah is known for her inspired way of weaving ancient wisdom into everyday living, and her teachings’ focus on compassion — reflected throughout her work as a teacher, activist and mother.

In addition to her weekly classes including “Yoga Church” on Monday nights, Hannah co-teaches the beloved ROOTS of Yoga Teacher Training in Santa Cruz and leads the Prenatal Yoga Teacher Training at Mount Madonna Center — along with yoga retreats in India, Bali, Mexico, Guatemala, California and beyond.

Hannah has been voted as one of the Top Three “Best Yoga Instructors” in the Santa Cruz Good Times for the past five years in a row.  She serves on the board of the Yoga for All Movement, offering yoga + mindfulness to the homeless, incarcerated and underserved.  When she’s not teaching yoga, you can find Hannah giggling with her 8-year old daughter/zen master Ruby Bea, collaborating in service of social + environmental justice, exploring Mama Earth’s majesty, dancing wildly, or meditating quietly.

Learn more and get involved at HannahMuseYoga.com or facebook.com/HannahJMuse.

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Crafternoon: Buttonmaking
Jun
13
3:00pm 3:00pm

Crafternoon: Buttonmaking

Make your own buttons at the first ever Crafternoon in the new Abbott Square Secret Garden.

Every Tuesday afternoon come to Abbott Square for a free workshop with a new craft every week. At each Crafternoon you’ll learn a fun and valuable skill, make something special for yourself, friends or family, and meet creative crafters from across Santa Cruz County.

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