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Adults 18 and Older
Register Now For 2019 
Afternoon and Evening Classes at the
City of Pembroke Pines Carl Shechter
Southwest Focal Point Community Center Campus

Pembroke Pines, FL (February 27, 2019) - Registration is currently underway for the 2019 Afternoon and Evening Classes at the City of Pembroke Pines Carl Shechter Southwest Focal Point Community Center Campus located at 301 NW 103rd Avenue in Pembroke Pines.
Adults 18 years of age or older may register for the free membership. When registering for classes please present your membership card.  A complete schedule of classes, activities and events held at The Center may be viewed at  For more information about The Center, its future events, rental space availability or classes then please ask for the activities desk when calling 954-450-6888 or visit, The Carl Shechter Southwest Focal Point Community Center Campus.
Microsoft Excel for the Workplace 
Become a capable and confident Microsoft Excel User.  In this class you will obtain the knowledge and skills to edit and create worksheets, add formulas and functions, sort data and much more.  Students should bring their own flash drive to save all of their class documents. Classes are available in 6 week sessions in both English and Spanish!  Offered on Tuesdays, 2/26/19 - 4/2/19, in English from 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. and in Spanish on Thursdays, 3/1/19 – 4/5/19, from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.  The fee to take part is $42.00 per person.  
Krav Maga Self Defense
Krav Maga is a self-defense system for the Israeli Defense Forces and Israeli Security Forces.  It consists of a combination of fighting techniques with a focus on real world situations.  Students learn to defend themselves against a wide array of attacks in the quickest and most efficient way possible.  Classes are offered on Thursdays from 7:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.  For additional information and to register, please contact William Padron at 305-776-8260.
Paint & Sip Parties
It does not matter if you have never painted before; everyone is welcome to join the party!  Gather up your family, colleagues and friends and book a private painting party! Instructors will guide each participant in the creation of a bright and beautiful painting on stretched canvas. Create art and happy memories at the same time! Each person will take home a one-of-a kind painting and possibly a newly found talent!  BYOB of wine and/or snacks, everything else is included!  Schedule a private party with a minimum 10 people, to celebrate birthdays, baby showers, bachelorette parties, date nights, girl’s night out, family gatherings and much more!  Email Helen Daniels at for more information.   
Flamenco Dancing 
Luna Calé is a professional dance company created to promote flamenco music, dance and Hispanic culture. Our goal is to support growth of both student and professional flamenco artists by sponsoring performances, flamenco music and dance education opportunities. Dates/Times:  Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays: 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. (Beginners) or 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. (Intermediate).  Fee is $10 per one-hour class.  To register call Luna Calé Flamenco at 954-235-8221 or visit 
Ballroom Dancing
For information about Ballroom Dancing, and to register for classes please contact Simon Prilutsky at 954-963-5338.  Classes are offered on Thursdays from 5:30 p.m.  - 9:30 p.m.  Fee is $10.00 per one-hour class.
Pottery Studio
Create high-fired stoneware using both the hand building method and the potter’s wheel. Offered in six-week sessions on Wednesdays from 7:00 p.m.  - 9:00 p.m. Session begins on 2/27/19 and goes through 4/4/19.  Fee is $42.00 per person - materials not included.  No class on 3/27/19!   
Fine Jewelry Design with Michael Stahl
Using semi-precious stones, pearls and Sterling Silver, students will create exquisite one-of-a-kind fine jewelry pieces. Offered in six-week sessions on Tuesdays: 5:00 p.m.  - 7:00 p.m. (First class meets from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m.).  Session begins 2/28/19 and goes through 4/4/19.   Fee:  $45.00 per person, materials not included. 
Belly Basics with Naiilah!
This easy to follow belly dancing course is designed for both beginners and advanced students. Shake to the music! Offered in six-week sessions on Tuesdays from 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.  Session begins 2/27/19 through 4/3/19.  Fee: $45.00 per person.
Intro to Fused Glass
Learn the fundamental techniques required for creating unique one-of-a-kind kiln fired fused glass projects.  Classes are offered in six week sessions and begin on Thursday 3/1/19 and go through 4/5/19. Fee:  $42.00 per person, materials not included.
Pines West Camera Club
A combined photographic and digital imaging organization that is open to all types of photographers. Club meets on the Second and Fourth Tuesdays from 7:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.  For more information on the Pines West Camera Club please visit
New Way Photography Group Workshops
A variety of photography workshops are offered for those interested in learning more about the art of photography and/or acquiring skills in photo editing programs. Choice of Monthly Meet Ups: First and Fourth Tuesday from 7:00 pm to 9:30 pm or the First and Third Thursdays from 7:00 - 9:30 p.m. For more information call Cesar at 305-206-3938 or see our Meet up site at
R.A.D.: Rape Aggression Defense for Adults 
For more information, please call R.A.D. at 954-655-7587 or e-mail
FREE Card and Board Games and Billiards
Meets every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 6:00 p.m.  – 9:00 p.m. Free of Charge for registered members. Photo ID is required.

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