St. Martin’s Activity Center Adult Classes

Beginner Ballroom Dance Classes

With John Williamson

Couples can learn how to navigate the dance floor with ease and skill for the five most popular dances, including the waltz, rumba, foxtrot, swing and cha cha. Participants will learn the basic steps plus leading and following in these five dances. Each couple will receive their own dance chart as well as emailed notes on every step taught (man’s part and lady’s part). Please bring your own partner; there are no walk-ins or pairing up in class.

11 a.m. – noon
Saturdays, July 21 – August 18

FEE: $110 per couple

For more information, contact John Williamson at 713-825-5365 or email hidden; JavaScript is required.

Greenlaw Lecture Series – Art Today / Art Yesterday

With Barry A. Greenlaw

Art in the Provinces: From Toledo to Liverpool and Beyond
July 10 – 11 and 17 – 18
Discover some lesser known and less visited art museums – not in London or Paris or New York – but in Liverpool, England; Colmar, France; Toledo, Ohio; and Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada.

The King’s Pictures: Art, Passion and Power in 17th Century England
July 24 – 25 and July 31 – August 1
Hear the story of one of the most dramatic 40 years in English history – a civil war, the execution of a king, and his sensuous and bigoted successor – all depicted in the extraordinary artistic record of the period.

•  Tuesday mornings, 9:30 – 11:30 a.m.
•  Tuesday evenings, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
•  Wednesday mornings, 9:30 – 11:30 a.m.

FEE: $80 ($45 for each half)

If you have questions or need further information, please call Barry Greenlaw at 713-781-9028 or email email hidden; JavaScript is required.

Supervised Bridge Play

With Joyce Ryan

Our outstanding bridge instructor, Joyce Ryan, will continue conducting an ongoing supervised play session. This is the perfect class for those who already play bridge, but would like a little help sharpening their skills.

1 – 4 p.m.

FEE: $10 per session.

For more information, contact Joyce Ryan at 713-301-0624 or email hidden; JavaScript is required.